Paul Baumann

Position Title
Professor Emeritus

243 Briggs Hall
Bio

Research Interests

Physiology, genetics, and evolution of the endosymbiotic bacteria-aphid association.

Physiology, genetics, and evolution of the endosymbiotic bacteria-aphid association.

Degrees

  • 1961 BA Bacteriology University of California, Berkeley
  • 1966 PhD Bacteriology University of California, Berkeley

Publications

Rouhbakhsh D, MA Clark, L Baumann, NA Moran, and P Baumann. 1997. Evolution of the tryptophan biosynthetic pathway in Buchnera (aphid endosymbionts): studies of plasmid-associated trpEG within the genus Uroleucon. Molecular Phylogenetics and

Baumann P, NA Moran, and L Baumann. 1997. The evolution and genetics of aphid endosymbionts. BioScience. 47:12-20

Lai C-Y, P Baumann, and N Moran. 1996. The endosymbiont (Buchnera sp.) of the aphid Diuraphis noxia contains plasmids consisting of trpEG and tandem repeats of trpEG pseudogenes. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 62:332-339