2017 - Member of Academia Europaea
His primary areas of study are Genetics, Archaea, Evolutionary biology, Genome and DNA. His work in Phylogenetics, DNA replication, Gene, Non-cellular life and Viral evolution is related to Genetics. His Archaea study improves the overall literature in Bacteria.
His Evolutionary biology study combines topics in areas such as Tree of life, Ecology, Crenarchaeota and Phylum, Thaumarchaeota. His work deals with themes such as Biological evolution and Microbiology, which intersect with Genome. His DNA research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Fuselloviridae and Helicase.
The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Genetics, Archaea, DNA, Gene and Genome. Phylogenetics, Plasmid, DNA replication, Mobile genetic elements and Archaeal Viruses are the subjects of his Genetics studies. His Archaea research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Evolutionary biology, Ecology and Phylum.
His work carried out in the field of Evolutionary biology brings together such families of science as Tree of life, Last universal ancestor, Horizontal gene transfer and Phylogenetic tree. His DNA study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Molecular biology and Sulfolobus acidocaldarius. Patrick Forterre combines subjects such as Virus and Computational biology with his study of Genome.
Patrick Forterre spends much of his time researching Genetics, Archaea, Gene, Genome and Evolutionary biology. His work in DNA, Thaumarchaeota, Horizontal gene transfer, Integrases and Viral replication are all subfields of Genetics research. His DNA research incorporates themes from Three-domain system and Capsid.
His Archaea research incorporates elements of Ecology and Hydrothermal vent. His studies in Genome integrate themes in fields like Plasmid and Computational biology. His research integrates issues of Tree of life, Phylogenetics, Phylogenetic tree and RNA polymerase in his study of Evolutionary biology.
Patrick Forterre focuses on Genetics, Archaea, Genome, Evolutionary biology and Gene. His Genetics research focuses on Phylogenetics, Three-domain system, Ribosome, Horizontal gene transfer in evolution and Viral evolution. His work in the fields of Archaea, such as Archaeal Viruses, overlaps with other areas such as Endosymbiosis.
His Genome study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Plasmid, DNA and CRISPR. Patrick Forterre has included themes like Euryarchaeota, Non-cellular life and Tree of life, Phylogenetic tree in his Evolutionary biology study. His Non-cellular life research integrates issues from Virus, Virus Physiological Phenomena and Viral replication.
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Mesophilic crenarchaeota: proposal for a third archaeal phylum, the Thaumarchaeota
Céline Brochier-Armanet;Bastien Boussau;Simonetta Gribaldo;Patrick Forterre;Patrick Forterre.
Nature Reviews Microbiology (2008)
An atypical topoisomerase II from Archaea with implications for meiotic recombination.
Bergerat A;de Massy B;Gadelle D;Varoutas Pc.
The Virophage as a Unique Parasite of the Giant Mimivirus
Bernard La Scola;Christelle Desnues;Isabelle Pagnier;Catherine Robert.
Redefining viruses: lessons from Mimivirus.
Didier Raoult;Patrick Forterre.
Nature Reviews Microbiology (2008)
The origin of viruses and their possible roles in major evolutionary transitions.
Virus Research (2006)
Viruses of the Archaea: a unifying view
David Prangishvili;Patrick Forterre;Roger A. Garrett.
Nature Reviews Microbiology (2006)
Origin and evolution of DNA topoisomerases.
Patrick Forterre;Simonetta Gribaldo;Danièle Gadelle;Marie-Claude Serre.
The Rooting of the Universal Tree of Life Is Not Reliable
Hervé Philippe;Patrick Forterre.
Journal of Molecular Evolution (1999)
Where is the root of the universal tree of life
Patrick Forterre;Hervé Philippe.
An alternative flavin-dependent mechanism for thymidylate synthesis.
Hannu Myllykallio;Gerard Lipowski;Damien Leduc;Jonathan Filee.
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