Selected Publications


Terrestrial landscape impacts the biogeographic pattern of soil Escherichia coli via altering the strength of environmental selection and dispersal
Liao J, Bergholz P, Wiedmann M. bioRxiv doi:10.1101/2020.06.30.181495

A phage-encoded anti-CRISPR enables complete evasion of type VI-A CRISPR-Cas immunity
Meeske AJ, Jia N, Cassel AK, Kozlova A, Liao J, Wiedmann M, Patel DJ, Marraffini LA. Science 369:54-59

Comparative genomics reveals different population structures associated with host and geographic origin in antimicrobial-resistant Salmonella enterica
Liao J, Orsi RH, Carroll LM, Wiedmann M. Environ Microbiol 22:2811-2828


Serotype-specific evolutionary patterns of antimicrobial-resistant Salmonella enterica
Liao J, Orsi RH, Carroll LM, Kovac J, Ou H, Zhang H, Wiedmann M. BMC Evol Biol 19:132


Oil contamination and toxicity assessment of soil in main oil fields of China
Huang Y, Wang J, Chen H, Liao J, Huang M. Science Press, Beijing, China. (Book)


Genetic stability and evolution of the sigB allele, used for Listeria sensu stricto subtyping and phylogenetic inference
Liao J, Wiedmann M, Kovac J. Appl Environ Microbiol 83:e00306-17

Similar community assembly mechanisms underlie similar biogeography of rare and abundant bacteria in lakes on Yungui Plateau, China
Liao J, Cao X, Wang J, Zhao L, Sun J, Jiang D, Huang Y. Limnol Oceanogr 62:723-735

Bacterioplankton communities response to key environmental variables in plateau freshwater lake ecosystems: a structural equation modeling analysis
Cao X, Wang J, Liao J, Gao Z, Jiang D, Sun J, Zhao L, Huang Y, Luan S. Sci Total Environ 580:457-467


Cyanobacteria in lakes on Yungui Plateau, China are assembled via niche processes driven by water physicochemical property, lake morphology and watershed land-use
Liao J, Zhao L, Cao X, Sun J, Gao Z, Wang J, Jiang D, Fan H, Huang Y. Sci Rep 6:36357

The importance of neutral and niche processes for bacterial community assembly differs between habitat generalists and specialists
Liao J, Cao X, Zhao L, Wang J, Gao Z, Wang MC, Huang Y. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 92:fiw174

Oxidative damage of naphthenic acids on the Eisenia fetida earthworm
Wang J, Cao X, Chai L, Liao J, Huang Y, Tang X. Environ Toxico 31:1337-1343


Long-term oil contamination causes similar changes in microbial communities of two distinct soils
Liao J, Wang J, Jiang D, Wang M, Huang Y. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 99:10299-10310

Bacterial community features are shaped by geographic location, physicochemical properties and oil contamination of soil in main oil fields of China
Liao J, Wang J, Huang Y. Microb Ecol 70:380-389

The threshold responses of phytoplankton community to nutrient gradient in a shallow eutrophic lake
Cao X, Wang, J, Liao J, Huang Y, Sun J. Ecol Indic 61:258-267

Carcinogenic potential of PAHs in oil-contaminated soils from the main oil fields across China
Wang J, Cao X, Liao J, Huang Y, Tang X. Environ Sci Pollut R 22:10902-10909

Abundance and diversity of soil petroleum hydrocarbondegrading microbial communities in oil exploring areas
Yang Y, Wang J, Liao J, Xie S, Huang Y. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 99:1935-1946


Distribution of naphthalene dioxygenase genes in crude oil contaminated soils
Yang Y, Wang J, Liao J, Xie S, Huang Y. Microb Ecol 68:785-793

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