Publications

Whitman WB, Lawson PA, Losey NA. Response to Tindall (2014) on the legitimacy of the names Solimonadaceae Losey et al. 2013, Xanthomonadaceae Saddler and Bradbury 2005 and Xanthomonadales Saddler and Bradbury 2005. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2015 Jan 14. pii: ijs.0.000061. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.000061. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25589736.

Lawson PA, Finegold SM. Reclassification of Ruminococcus obeum as Blautia obeum comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014 Dec 6. pii: ijs.0.000015. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.000015. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25481290.

Infante-Dominguez C, Lawson PA, Johnson CN, Sanchez-Porro C, Ventosa A. Fodinicurvata halophila sp. nov., a moderately halophilic bacterium from a marine saltern. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014 Dec 5. pii: ijs.0.000010. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.000010. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25479951.

Patel NB, Tito RY, Obregón-Tito AJ, O’Neal L, Trujillo-Villaroel O, Marin-Reyes L, Troncoso-Corzo L, Guija-Poma E, Hamada M, Uchino Y, Lewis CM Jr, Lawson PA. Ezakiella peruensis gen. nov., sp. nov. isolated from human fecal sample from a coastal traditional community in Peru. Anaerobe. 2014 Dec 4;32C:43-48. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2014.12.002. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25481562.

Johnson CN, Whitehead TR, Cotta MA, Rhoades RE, Lawson PA. Peptoniphilus stercorisuis sp. nov., isolated from a swine manure storage tank and description of Peptoniphilaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014 Oct;64(Pt 10):3538-45. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.058941-0. Epub 2014 Jul 23. PubMed PMID: 25056296.

Stamps BW, Losey NA, Lawson PA, Stevenson BS. Genome Sequence of Thermoanaerobaculum aquaticum MP-01T, the First Cultivated Member of Acidobacteria Subdivision 23, Isolated from a Hot Spring. Genome Announc. 2014 Jun 12;2(3). pii: e00570-14. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00570-14. PubMed PMID: 24926055; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4056298.
Lawson PA, Wawrik B, Allen TD, Johnson CN, Marks CR, Tanner RS, Harriman BH, Strąpoc D, Callaghan AV. Youngiibacter fragilis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from natural gas production-water and reclassification of Acetivibrio multivorans as Youngiibacter multivorans comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014 Jan;64(Pt 1):198-205. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.053728-0. Epub 2013 Sep 18. PubMed PMID: 24048874.

Losey NA, Stevenson BS, Busse HJ, Sinninghe Damsté JS, Rijpstra WI, Rudd S, Lawson PA. Thermoanaerobaculum aquaticum gen. nov., sp. nov., the first cultivated member of Acidobacteria subdivision 23, isolated from a hot spring. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2013 Nov;63(Pt 11):4149-57. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.051425-0. Epub 2013 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 23771620.

Cotta MA, Whitehead TR, Falsen E, Moore E, Lawson PA. Erratum to: Two novel species Enterococcus lemanii sp. nov. and Enterococcus eurekensis sp. nov., isolated from a swine-manure storage pit. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2013 Jun;103(6):1409-18. doi: 10.1007/s10482-013-9908-2. PubMed PMID: 23592176.

Bertsch D, Rau J, Eugster MR, Haug MC, Lawson PA, Lacroix C, Meile L. Listeria fleischmannii sp. nov., isolated from cheese. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2013 Feb;63(Pt 2):526-32. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.036947-0. Epub 2012 Apr 20. PubMed PMID: 22523164.

Losey NA, Stevenson BS, Verbarg S, Rudd S, Moore ER, Lawson PA. Fontimonas thermophila gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic bacterium isolated from a freshwater hot spring, and proposal of Solimonadaceae fam. nov. to replace Sinobacteraceae Zhou et al. 2008. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2013 Jan;63(Pt 1):254-9. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.037127-0. Epub 2012 Mar 9. PubMed PMID: 22407788.

Lawson PA, Johnson CN, Bengtsson L, Charalampakis G, Dahlén G, Moore E, Falsen E. Peptostreptococcus canis sp. nov., isolated from subgingival plaque from canine oral cavity. Anaerobe. 2012 Dec;18(6):597-601. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2012.10.008. Epub 2012 Nov 3. PubMed PMID: 23131868.

Ulger-Toprak N, Lawson PA, Summanen P, O’Neal L, Finegold SM. Peptoniphilus duerdenii sp. nov. and Peptoniphilus koenoeneniae sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2012 Oct;62(Pt 10):2336-41. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.031997-0. Epub 2011 Nov 18. PubMed PMID: 22140159.

Allen-Vercoe E, Daigneault M, White A, Panaccione R, Duncan SH, Flint HJ, O’Neal L, Lawson PA. Anaerostipes hadrus comb. nov., a dominant species within the human colonic microbiota; reclassification of Eubacterium hadrum Moore et al. 1976. Anaerobe. 2012 Oct;18(5):523-9. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2012.09.002. Epub 2012 Sep 11. PubMed PMID: 22982042.

Marks CR, Stevenson BS, Rudd S, Lawson PA. Nitrospira-dominated biofilm within a thermal artesian spring: a case for nitrification-driven primary production in a geothermal setting. Geobiology. 2012 Sep;10(5):457-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1472-4669.2012.00335.x. Epub 2012 Jun 21. PubMed PMID: 22726612.

Chassard C, Delmas E, Robert C, Lawson PA, Bernalier-Donadille A. Ruminococcus champanellensis sp. nov., a cellulose-degrading bacterium from human gut microbiota. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2012 Jan;62(Pt 1):138-43. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.027375-0. Epub 2011 Feb 25. PubMed PMID: 21357460.

Caldwell ME, Allen TD, Lawson PA, Tanner RS. Tolumonas osonensis sp. nov., isolated from anoxic freshwater sediment, and emended description of the genus Tolumonas. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011 Nov;61(Pt 11):2659-63. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.023853-0. Epub 2010 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 21148672.

Stevenson BS, Suflita MT, Stamps BW, Moore ER, Johnson CN, Lawson PA. Hoeflea anabaenae sp. nov., an epiphytic symbiont that attaches to the heterocysts of a strain of Anabaena. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011 Oct;61(Pt 10):2439-44. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.025353-0. Epub 2010 Nov 12. PubMed PMID: 21075905.

Salvetti E, Felis GE, Dellaglio F, Castioni A, Torriani S, Lawson PA. Reclassification of Lactobacillus catenaformis (Eggerth 1935) Moore and Holdeman 1970 and Lactobacillus vitulinus Sharpe et al. 1973 as Eggerthia catenaformis gen. nov., comb. nov. and Kandleria vitulina gen. nov., comb. nov., respectively. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011 Oct;61(Pt 10):2520-4. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.029231-0. Epub 2010 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 21112984.

Whitehead TR, Cotta MA, Falsen E, Moore E, Lawson PA. Peptostreptococcus russellii sp. nov., isolated from a swine-manure storage pit. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011 Aug;61(Pt 8):1875-9. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.023762-0. Epub 2010 Sep 10. PubMed PMID: 20833884.

Lawson PA, Allen TD, Caldwell ME, Tanner RS. Anaerobes: a piece in the puzzle for alternative biofuels. Anaerobe. 2011 Aug;17(4):206-10. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2011.05.011. Epub 2011 Jun 15. PubMed PMID: 21699990.

Stevenson BS, Drilling HS, Lawson PA, Duncan KE, Parisi VA, Suflita JM. Microbial communities in bulk fluids and biofilms of an oil facility have similar composition but different structure. Environ Microbiol. 2011 Apr;13(4):1078-90. doi: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2010.02413.x. Epub 2011 Jan 24. PubMed PMID: 21261797.

Hemme CL, Mouttaki H, Lee YJ, Zhang G, Goodwin L, Lucas S, Copeland A, Lapidus A, Glavina del Rio T, Tice H, Saunders E, Brettin T, Detter JC, Han CS, Pitluck S, Land ML, Hauser LJ, Kyrpides N, Mikhailova N, He Z, Wu L, Van Nostrand JD, Henrissat B, He Q, Lawson PA, Tanner RS, Lynd LR, Wiegel J, Fields MW, Arkin AP, Schadt CW, Stevenson BS, McInerney MJ, Yang Y, Dong H, Xing D, Ren N, Wang A, Huhnke RL, Mielenz JR, Ding SY, Himmel ME, Taghavi S, van der Lelie D, Rubin EM, Zhou J. Sequencing of multiple clostridial genomes related to biomass conversion and biofuel production. J Bacteriol. 2010 Dec;192(24):6494-6. doi: 10.1128/JB.01064-10. Epub 2010 Oct 1. PubMed PMID: 20889752; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3008519.

Allen TD, Caldwell ME, Lawson PA, Huhnke RL, Tanner RS. Alkalibaculum bacchi gen. nov., sp. nov., a CO-oxidizing, ethanol-producing acetogen isolated from livestock-impacted soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2010 Oct;60(Pt 10):2483-9. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.018507-0. Epub 2009 Dec 4. PubMed PMID: 19965999.

Lawson PA, Carlson P, Wernersson S, Moore ER, Falsen E. Dysgonomonas hofstadii sp. nov., isolated from a human clinical source. Anaerobe. 2010 Apr;16(2):161-4. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2009.06.005. Epub 2009 Jul 1. PubMed PMID: 19576289.

Labrenz M, Lawson PA, Tindall BJ, Hirsch P. Roseibaca ekhonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an alkalitolerant and aerobic bacteriochlorophyll a-producing alphaproteobacterium from hypersaline Ekho Lake. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2009 Aug;59(Pt 8):1935-40. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.016717-0. Epub 2009 Jun 30. PubMed PMID: 19567566.

Summanen PH, Lawson PA, Finegold SM. Porphyromonas bennonis sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2009 Jul;59(Pt 7):1727-32. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.001909-0. Epub 2009 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 19542133.

Cotta MA, Whitehead TR, Falsen E, Moore E, Lawson PA. Robinsoniella peoriensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a swine-manure storage pit and a human clinical source. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2009 Jan;59(Pt 1):150-5. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65676-0. PubMed PMID: 19126740.

Liu C, Finegold SM, Song Y, Lawson PA. Reclassification of Clostridium coccoides, Ruminococcus hansenii, Ruminococcus hydrogenotrophicus, Ruminococcus luti, Ruminococcus productus and Ruminococcus schinkii as Blautia coccoides gen. nov., comb. nov., Blautia hansenii comb. nov., Blautia hydrogenotrophica comb. nov., Blautia luti comb. nov., Blautia producta comb. nov., Blautia schinkii comb. nov. and description of Blautia wexlerae sp. nov., isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008 Aug;58(Pt 8):1896-902. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65208-0. PubMed PMID: 18676476.

Allen TD, Kraus PF, Lawson PA, Drake GR, Balkwill DL, Tanner RS. Desulfovibrio carbinoliphilus sp. nov., a benzyl alcohol-oxidizing, sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from a gas condensate-contaminated aquifer. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008 Jun;58(Pt 6):1313-7. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65524-0. PubMed PMID: 18523171.

Chassard C, Delmas E, Lawson PA, Bernalier-Donadille A. Bacteroides xylanisolvens sp. nov., a xylan-degrading bacterium isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008 Apr;58(Pt 4):1008-13. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65504-0. PubMed PMID: 18398210.

Wolin MJ, Miller TL, Lawson PA. Proposal to replace the illegitimate genus name Bryantella Wolin et al. 2004VP with the genus name Marvinbryantia gen. nov. and to replace the illegitimate combination Bryantella formatexigens Wolin et al. 2004VP with Marvinbryantia formatexigens comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008 Mar;58(Pt 3):742-4. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65850-0. PubMed PMID: 18319487.

Lawson PA, Moore E, Falsen E. Prevotella amnii sp. nov., isolated from human amniotic fluid. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008 Jan;58(Pt 1):89-92. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.65118-0. PubMed PMID: 18175689.

Robert C, Chassard C, Lawson PA, Bernalier-Donadille A. Bacteroides cellulosilyticus sp. nov., a cellulolytic bacterium from the human gut microbial community. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007 Jul;57(Pt 7):1516-20. PubMed PMID: 17625186.

Lawson PA, Falsen E, Cotta MA, Whitehead TR. Vagococcus elongatus sp. nov., isolated from a swine-manure storage pit. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007 Apr;57(Pt 4):751-4. PubMed PMID: 17392200.

Mohan R, Namsolleck P, Lawson PA, Osterhoff M, Collins MD, Alpert CA, Blaut M. Clostridium asparagiforme sp. nov., isolated from a human faecal sample. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2006 Jun;29(4):292-9. Epub 2005 Dec 7. PubMed PMID: 16337765.

Allen TD, Lawson PA, Collins MD, Falsen E, Tanner RS. Cloacibacterium normanense gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium in the family Flavobacteriaceae isolated from municipal wastewater. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2006 Jun;56(Pt 6):1311-6. PubMed PMID: 16738108.

Lawson PA, Collins MD, Falsen E, Foster G. Catellicoccus marimammalium gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Gram-positive, catalase-negative, coccus-shaped bacterium from porpoise and grey seal. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2006 Feb;56(Pt 2):429-32. PubMed PMID: 16449452.

Foster G, Malnick H, Lawson PA, Kirkwood J, Macgregor SK, Collins MD. Suttonella ornithocola sp. nov., from birds of the tit families, and emended description of the genus Suttonella. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Nov;55(Pt 6):2269-72. PubMed PMID: 16280481.

Whitehead TR, Cotta MA, Collins MD, Falsen E, Lawson PA. Bacteroides coprosuis sp. nov., isolated from swine-manure storage pits. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Nov;55(Pt 6):2515-8. PubMed PMID: 16280519.

Lawson PA, Malnick H, Collins MD, Shah JJ, Chattaway MA, Bendall R, Hartley JW. Description of Kingella potus sp. nov., an organism isolated from a wound caused by an animal bite. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Jul;43(7):3526-9. PubMed PMID: 16000497; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1169176.

Collins MD, Wiernik A, Falsen E, Lawson PA. Atopococcus tabaci gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Gram-positive, catalase-negative, coccus-shaped bacterium isolated from tobacco. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Jul;55(Pt 4):1693-6. PubMed PMID: 16014503.

Lawson PA, Greetham HL, Gibson GR, Giffard C, Falsen E, Collins MD. Slackia faecicanis sp. nov., isolated from canine faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 May;55(Pt 3):1243-6. PubMed PMID: 15879263.

Vela AI, Collins MD, Lawson PA, García N, Domínguez L, Fernández-Garayzábal JF. Uruburuella suis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from clinical specimens of pigs. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Mar;55(Pt 2):643-7. PubMed PMID: 15774637.

Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Markopoulos SJ, Collins MD. Streptococcus castoreus sp. nov., isolated from a beaver (Castor fiber). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Mar;55(Pt 2):843-6. PubMed PMID: 15774672.

Falsen E, Collins MD, Welinder-Olsson C, Song Y, Finegold SM, Lawson PA. Fastidiosipila sanguinis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new Gram-positive, coccus-shaped organism from human blood. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Mar;55(Pt 2):853-8. PubMed PMID: 15774674.

Labrenz M, Lawson PA, Tindall BJ, Collins MD, Hirsch P. Roseisalinus antarcticus gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel aerobic bacteriochlorophyll a-producing alpha-proteobacterium isolated from hypersaline Ekho Lake, Antarctica. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Jan;55(Pt 1):41-7. PubMed PMID: 15653851.

Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Collins MD. Streptococcus marimammalium sp. nov., isolated from seals. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Jan;55(Pt 1):271-4. PubMed PMID: 15653886.

Hall V, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Falsen E, Duerden BI. Actinomyces dentalis sp. nov., from a human dental abscess. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Jan;55(Pt 1):427-31. PubMed PMID: 15653913.

Foster G, Holmes B, Steigerwalt AG, Lawson PA, Thorne P, Byrer DE, Ross HM, Xerry J, Thompson PM, Collins MD. Campylobacter insulaenigrae sp. nov., isolated from marine mammals. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Nov;54(Pt 6):2369-73. Erratum in: Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2005 Mar;55 (Pt 2):981. PubMed PMID: 15545485.

Collins MD, Falsen E, Brownlee K, Lawson PA. Helcococcus sueciensis sp. nov., isolated from a human wound. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Sep;54(Pt 5):1557-60. PubMed PMID: 15388710.

Greetham HL, Collins MD, Gibson GR, Giffard C, Falsen E, Lawson PA. Sutterella stercoricanis sp. nov., isolated from canine faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Sep;54(Pt 5):1581-4. PubMed PMID: 15388713.

Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Davison N, Collins MD. Streptococcus halichoeri sp. nov., isolated from grey seals (Halichoerus grypus). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Sep;54(Pt 5):1753-6. PubMed PMID: 15388740.

Engbaek K, Lawson PA. Identification of Bartonella species in rodents, shrews and cats in Denmark: detection of two B. henselae variants, one in cats and the other in the long-tailed field mouse. APMIS. 2004 Jun;112(6):336-41. PubMed PMID: 15511270.

Cotta MA, Whitehead TR, Collins MD, Lawson PA. Atopostipes suicloacale gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from an underground swine manure storage pit. Anaerobe. 2004 Jun;10(3):191-5. PubMed PMID: 16701518.

Holmstrøm K, Collins MD, Møller T, Falsen E, Lawson PA. Subdoligranulum variabile gen. nov., sp. nov. from human feces. Anaerobe. 2004 Jun;10(3):197-203. PubMed PMID: 16701519.

Lawson PA, Song Y, Liu C, Molitoris DR, Vaisanen ML, Collins MD, Finegold SM. Anaerotruncus colihominis gen. nov., sp. nov., from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Mar;54(Pt 2):413-7. PubMed PMID: 15023953.

Collins MD, Routh J, Saraswathy A, Lawson PA, Schumann P, Welinder-Olsson C, Falsen E. Arsenicicoccus bolidensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinomycete isolated from contaminated lake sediment. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Mar;54(Pt 2):605-8. PubMed PMID: 15023982.

Finegold SM, Lawson PA, Vaisanen ML, Molitoris DR, Song Y, Liu C, Collins MD. Anaerofustis stercorihominis gen. nov., sp. nov., from human feces. Anaerobe. 2004 Feb;10(1):41-5. PubMed PMID: 16701499.

Whitehead TR, Cotta MA, Collins MD, Lawson PA. Hespellia stercorisuis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Hespellia porcina sp. nov., isolated from swine manure storage pits. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2004 Jan;54(Pt 1):241-5. PubMed PMID: 14742487.

Wolin MJ, Miller TL, Collins MD, Lawson PA. Formate-dependent growth and homoacetogenic fermentation by a bacterium from human feces: description of Bryantella formatexigens gen. nov., sp. nov. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003 Oct;69(10):6321-6. PubMed PMID: 14532100; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC201199.

Hall V, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Falsen E, Duerden BI. Actinomyces nasicola sp. nov., isolated from a human nose. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003 Sep;53(Pt 5):1445-8. PubMed PMID: 13130031.

Hall V, Collins MD, Hutson RA, Lawson PA, Falsen E, Duerden BI. Corynebacterium atypicum sp. nov., from a human clinical source, does not contain corynomycolic acids. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003 Jul;53(Pt 4):1065-8. PubMed PMID: 12892127.

Rautio M, Eerola E, Väisänen-Tunkelrott ML, Molitoris D, Lawson P, Collins MD, Jousimies-Somer H. Reclassification of Bacteroides putredinis (Weinberg et al., 1937) in a new genus Alistipes gen. nov., as Alistipes putredinis comb. nov., and description of Alistipes finegoldii sp. nov., from human sources. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2003 Jun;26(2):182-8. PubMed PMID: 12866844.

Finegold SM, Vaisanen ML, Molitoris DR, Tomzynski TJ, Song Y, Liu C, Collins MD, Lawson PA. Cetobacterium somerae sp. nov. from human feces and emended description of the genus Cetobacterium. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2003 Jun;26(2):177-81. PubMed PMID: 12866843.

Labrenz M, Lawson PA, Tindall BJ, Collins MD, Hirsch P. Saccharospirillum impatiens gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gamma-Proteobacterium isolated from hypersaline Ekho Lake (East Antarctica). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003 May;53(Pt 3):653-60. PubMed PMID: 12807182.

Collins MD, Higgins R, Messier S, Fortin M, Hutson RA, Lawson PA, Falsen E. Allofustis seminis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Gram-positive, catalase-negative, rod-shaped bacterium from pig semen. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003 May;53(Pt 3):811-4. PubMed PMID: 12807205.

Song Y, Liu C, Molitoris DR, Tomzynski TJ, Lawson PA, Collins MD, Finegold SM. Clostridium bolteae sp. nov., isolated from human sources. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2003 Mar;26(1):84-9. PubMed PMID: 12747414.

Hall V, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Hutson RA, Falsen E, Inganas E, Duerden B. Characterization of some actinomyces-like isolates from human clinical sources: description of Varibaculum cambriensis gen nov, sp nov. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Feb;41(2):640-4. PubMed PMID: 12574260; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC149689.

Finegold SM, Molitoris D, Song Y, Liu C, Vaisanen ML, Bolte E, McTeague M, Sandler R, Wexler H, Marlowe EM, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Summanen P, Baysallar M, Tomzynski TJ, Read E, Johnson E, Rolfe R, Nasir P, Shah H, Haake DA, Manning P, Kaul A. Gastrointestinal microflora studies in late-onset autism. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Sep 1;35(Suppl 1):S6-S16. PubMed PMID: 12173102.

Simmering R, Taras D, Schwiertz A, Le Blay G, Gruhl B, Lawson PA, Collins MD, Blaut M. Ruminococcus luti sp. nov., isolated from a human faecal sample. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2002 Aug;25(2):189-93. PubMed PMID: 12353871.

Lawson PA, Falsen E, Inganäs E, Weyant RS, Collins MD. Dysgonomonas mossii sp. nov., from human sources. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2002 Aug;25(2):194-7. PubMed PMID: 12353872.

Liu JR, Tanner RS, Schumann P, Weiss N, McKenzie CA, Janssen PH, Seviour EM, Lawson PA, Allen TD, Seviour RJ. Emended description of the genus Trichococcus, description of Trichococcus collinsii sp. nov., and reclassification of Lactosphaera pasteurii as Trichococcus pasteurii comb. nov. and of Ruminococcus palustris as Trichococcus palustris comb. nov. in the low-G+C gram-positive bacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2002 Jul;52(Pt 4):1113-26. PubMed PMID: 12148615.

Collins MD, Lawson PA, Labrenz M, Tindall BJ, Weiss N, Hirsch P. Nesterenkonia lacusekhoensis sp. nov., isolated from hypersaline Ekho Lake, East Antarctica, and emended description of the genus Nesterenkonia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2002 Jul;52(Pt 4):1145-50. PubMed PMID: 12148619.

Schwiertz A, Hold GL, Duncan SH, Gruhl B, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Flint HJ, Blaut M. Anaerostipes caccae gen. nov., sp. nov., a new saccharolytic, acetate-utilising, butyrate-producing bacterium from human faeces. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2002 Apr;25(1):46-51. PubMed PMID: 12086188.

Vela AI, Fernández E, Lawson PA, Latre MV, Falsen E, Domínguez L, Collins MD, Fernández-Garayzábal JF. Streptococcus entericus sp. nov., isolated from cattle intestine. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2002 Mar;52(Pt 2):665-9. PubMed PMID: 11931181.

Taras D, Simmering R, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Blaut M. Reclassification of Eubacterium formicigenerans Holdeman and Moore 1974 as Dorea formicigenerans gen. nov., comb. nov., and description of Dorea longicatena sp. nov., isolated from human faeces. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2002 Mar;52(Pt 2):423-8. PubMed PMID: 11931151.

Steer T, Collins MD, Gibson GR, Hippe H, Lawson PA. Clostridium hathewayi sp. nov., from human faeces. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2001 Nov;24(3):353-7. PubMed PMID: 11822669.

Nikolaitchouk N, Wacher C, Falsen E, Andersch B, Collins MD, Lawson PA. Lactobacillus coleohominis sp. nov., isolated from human sources. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 Nov;51(Pt 6):2081-5. PubMed PMID: 11760950.

Lawson PA, Wacher C, Hansson I, Falsen E, Collins MD. Lactobacillus psittaci sp. nov., isolated from a hyacinth macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 May;51(Pt 3):967-70. PubMed PMID: 11411722.

Lawson PA, Nikolaitchouk N, Falsen E, Westling K, Collins MD. Actinomyces funkei sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 May;51(Pt 3):853-5. PubMed PMID: 11411706.

Schlesner H, Lawson PA, Collins MD, Weiss N, Wehmeyer U, Völker H, Thomm M. Filobacillus milensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new halophilic spore-forming bacterium with Orn-D-Glu-type peptidoglycan. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 Mar;51(Pt 2):425-31. PubMed PMID: 11324591.

Lawson PA, Falsen E, Ohlén M, Collins MD. Aerococcus urinaehominis sp. nov., isolated from human urine. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 Mar;51(Pt 2):683-6. PubMed PMID: 11321115.

Lawson PA, Falsen E, Truberg-Jensen K, Collins MD. Aerococcus sanguicola sp. nov., isolated from a human clinical source. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 Mar;51(Pt 2):475-9. PubMed PMID: 11321093.

Lawson PA, Falsen E, Foster G, Eriksson E, Weiss N, Collins MD. Arcanobacterium pluranimalium sp. nov., isolated from porpoise and deer. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 Jan;51(Pt 1):55-9. PubMed PMID: 11211273.

Lawson PA, Papademas P, Wacher C, Falsen E, Robinson R, Collins MD. Lactobacillus cypricasei sp. nov., isolated from Halloumi cheese. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2001 Jan;51(Pt 1):45-9. PubMed PMID: 11211271.

Hofstad T, Olsen I, Eribe ER, Falsen E, Collins MD, Lawson PA. Dysgonomonas gen. nov. to accommodate Dysgonomonas gadei sp. nov., an organism isolated from a human gall bladder, and Dysgonomonas capnocytophagoides (formerly CDC group DF-3). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Nov;50 Pt 6:2189-95. PubMed PMID: 11155996.

Vela AI, Fernández E, las Heras A, Lawson PA, Domínguez L, Collins MD, Fernandez-Garayzabal JF. Meningoencephalitis associated with Globicatella sanguinis infection in lambs. J Clin Microbiol. 2000 Nov;38(11):4254-5. PubMed PMID: 11060102; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC87575.

Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Ohlén M, Collins MD. Atopobacter phocae gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from common seals. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Sep;50 Pt 5:1755-60. PubMed PMID: 11034483.

Lawson PA, Collins MD, Schumann P, Tindall BJ, Hirsch P, Labrenz M. New LL-diaminopimelic acid-containing actinomycetes from hypersaline, heliothermal and meromictic Antarctic Ekho Lake: Nocardioides aquaticus sp. nov. and Friedmanniella [correction of Friedmannielly] lacustris sp. nov. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2000 Jun;23(2):219-29. Erratum in: Syst Appl Microbiol 2000 Oct;23(3):458. PubMed PMID: 10930074.

Dicks LM, Silvester M, Lawson PA, Collins MD. Lactobacillus fornicalis sp. nov., isolated from the posterior fornix of the human vagina. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 May;50 Pt 3:1253-8. PubMed PMID: 10843070.

Hoyles L, Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Ohlén M, Grainger JM, Collins MD. Vagococcus fessus sp. nov., isolated from a seal and a harbour porpoise. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 May;50 Pt 3:1151-4. PubMed PMID: 10843057.

Edwards CG, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Rodriguez AV. Lactobacillus nagelii sp. nov., an organism isolated from a partially fermented wine. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Mar;50 Pt 2:699-702. PubMed PMID: 10758877.

Collins MD, Lawson PA. The genus Abiotrophia (Kawamura et al.) is not monophyletic: proposal of Granulicatella gen. nov., Granulicatella adiacens comb. nov., Granulicatella elegans comb. nov. and Granulicatella balaenopterae comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Jan;50 Pt 1:365-9. PubMed PMID: 10826824.

Labrenz M, Tindall BJ, Lawson PA, Collins MD, Schumann P, Hirsch P. Staleya guttiformis gen. nov., sp. nov. and Sulfitobacter brevis sp. nov., alpha-3-Proteobacteria from hypersaline, heliothermal and meromictic antarctic Ekho Lake. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Jan;50 Pt 1:303-13. PubMed PMID: 10826817.

Collins MD, Lawson PA, Nikolaitchouk N, Falsen E. Luteococcus peritonei sp. nov., isolated from the human peritoneum. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Jan;50 Pt 1:179-81. PubMed PMID: 10826802.

Broda DM, Saul DJ, Lawson PA, Bell RG, Musgrave DR. Clostridium gasigenes sp. nov., a psychrophile causing spoilage of vacuum-packed meat. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2000 Jan;50 Pt 1:107-18. PubMed PMID: 10826793.

Collins MD, Hoyles L, Lawson PA, Falsen E, Robson RL, Foster G. Phenotypic and phylogenetic characterization of a new Corynebacterium species from dogs: description of Corynebacterium auriscanis sp. nov. J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Nov;37(11):3443-7. PubMed PMID: 10523531; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC85662.

Broda DM, Lawson PA, Bell RG, Musgrave DR. Clostridium frigidicarnis sp. nov., a psychrotolerant bacterium associated with ‘blown pack’ spoilage of vacuum-packed meats. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1999 Oct;49 Pt 4:1539-50. PubMed PMID: 10555335.

Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Ohlén M, Collins MD. Vagococcus lutrae sp. nov., isolated from the common otter (Lutra lutra). Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1999 Jul;49 Pt 3:1251-4. PubMed PMID: 10425788.

Foster G, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Buxton D, Murray FJ, Sime A. Actinobacillus seminis as a cause of abortion in a UK sheep flock. Vet Rec. 1999 Apr 24;144(17):479-80. PubMed PMID: 10358878.

Lawson PA, Foster G, Falsen E, Sjödén B, Collins MD. Abiotrophia balaenopterae sp. nov., isolated from the minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata). Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1999 Apr;49 Pt 2:503-6. PubMed PMID: 10319470.

Lawson PA, Collins MD, Falsen E, Sjöden B, Facklam RR. Facklamia languida sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Apr;37(4):1161-4. PubMed PMID: 10074542; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88665.

Labrenz M, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Tindall BJ, Schumann P, Hirsch P. Roseovarius tolerans gen. nov., sp. nov., a budding bacterium with variable bacteriochlorophyll a production from hypersaline Ekho Lake. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1999 Jan;49 Pt 1:137-47. PubMed PMID: 10028255.

Collins MD, Lawson PA, Monasterio R, Falsen E, Sjödén B, Facklam RR. Ignavigranum ruoffiae sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1999 Jan;49 Pt 1:97-101. PubMed PMID: 10028250.

Labrenz M, Collins MD, Lawson PA, Tindall BJ, Braker G, Hirsch P. Antarctobacter heliothermus gen. nov., sp. nov., a budding bacterium from hypersaline and heliothermal Ekho Lake. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1998 Oct;48 Pt 4:1363-72. PubMed PMID: 9828438.

Collins MD, Lawson PA, Monasterio R, Falsen E, Sjöden B, Facklam RR. Facklamia ignava sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. J Clin Microbiol. 1998 Jul;36(7):2146-8. PubMed PMID: 9650988; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC105013.

Funke G, Lawson PA, Collins MD. Corynebacterium riegelii sp. nov., an unusual species isolated from female patients with urinary tract infections. J Clin Microbiol. 1998 Mar;36(3):624-7. PubMed PMID: 9508284; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC104597.

Funke G, Lawson PA, Nolte FS, Weiss N, Collins MD. Aureobacterium resistens sp. nov., exhibiting vancomycin resistance and teicoplanin susceptibility. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 1998 Jan 1;158(1):89-93. PubMed PMID: 9453161.

Funke G, Lawson PA, Collins MD. Corynebacterium mucifaciens sp. nov., an unusual species from human clinical material. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1997 Oct;47(4):952-7. PubMed PMID: 9336892.

Lawson PA, Falsen E, Akervall E, Vandamme P, Collins MD. Characterization of some Actinomyces-like isolates from human clinical specimens: reclassification of Actinomyces suis (Soltys and Spratling) as Actinobaculum suis comb. nov. and description of Actinobaculum schaalii sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1997 Jul;47(3):899-903. PubMed PMID: 9226926.

Collins MD, Falsen E, Lemozy J, Akervall E, Sjödén B, Lawson PA. Phenotypic and phylogenetic characterization of some Globicatella-like organisms from human sources: description of Facklamia hominis gen. nov., sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1997 Jul;47(3):880-2. PubMed PMID: 9226922.

Lawson PA, Deutch CE, Collins MD. Phylogenetic characterization of a novel salt-tolerant Bacillus species: description of Bacillus dipsosauri sp. nov. J Appl Bacteriol. 1996 Jul;81(1):109-12. PubMed PMID: 8675481.

Funke G, Lawson PA, Bernard KA, Collins MD. Most Corynebacterium xerosis strains identified in the routine clinical laboratory correspond to Corynebacterium amycolatum. J Clin Microbiol. 1996 May;34(5):1124-8. PubMed PMID: 8727888; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC228967.

Gerritse J, Renard V, Pedro Gomes TM, Lawson PA, Collins MD, Gottschal JC. Desulfitobacterium sp. strain PCE1, an anaerobic bacterium that can grow by reductive dechlorination of tetrachloroethene or ortho-chlorinated phenols. Arch Microbiol. 1996 Feb;165(2):132-40. PubMed PMID: 8593100.

Funke G, Lawson PA, Collins MD. Heterogeneity within human-derived centers for disease control and prevention (CDC) coryneform group ANF-1-like bacteria and description of Corynebacterium auris sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1995 Oct;45(4):735-9. PubMed PMID: 7547292.

Pascual C, Lawson PA, Farrow JA, Gimenez MN, Collins MD. Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Corynebacterium based on 16S rRNA gene sequences. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1995 Oct;45(4):724-8. PubMed PMID: 7547291.

Farrow JA, Lawson PA, Hippe H, Gauglitz U, Collins MD. Phylogenetic evidence that the gram-negative nonsporulating bacterium Tissierella (Bacteroides) praeacuta is a member of the Clostridium subphylum of the gram-positive bacteria and description of Tissierella creatinini sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1995 Jul;45(3):436-40. PubMed PMID: 8590669.

Collins MD, Lawson PA, Willems A, Cordoba JJ, Fernandez-Garayzabal J, Garcia P, Cai J, Hippe H, Farrow JA. The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1994 Oct;44(4):812-26. PubMed PMID: 7981107.

Lawson PA, Llop-Perez P, Hutson RA, Hippe H, Collins MD. Towards a phylogeny of the clostridia based on 16S rRNA sequences. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 1993 Oct 1;113(1):87-92. PubMed PMID: 8243988.

Willems A, East AK, Lawson PA, Collins MD. Sequence of the gene coding for the neurotoxin of Clostridium botulinum type A associated with infant botulism: comparison with other clostridial neurotoxins. Res Microbiol. 1993 Sep;144(7):547-56. PubMed PMID: 8310180.

Hutson RA, Thompson DE, Lawson PA, Schocken-Itturino RP, Böttger EC, Collins MD. Genetic interrelationships of proteolytic Clostridium botulinum types A, B, and F and other members of the Clostridium botulinum complex as revealed by small-subunit rRNA gene sequences. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 1993-1994;64(3-4):273-83. PubMed PMID: 8085790.

Williams SV, Jones TA, Cottrell S, Zehetner G, Varesco L, Ward T, Thomas H, Lawson PA, Solomon E, Bodmer WF, et al. Fine mapping of probes in the adenomatous polyposis coli region of chromosome 5 by in situ hybridization. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 1991 Sep;3(5):382-9. PubMed PMID: 1665706.

Lawson PA, Gharbia SE, Shah HN, Clark DR, Collins MD. Intrageneric relationships of members of the genus Fusobacterium as determined by reverse transcriptase sequencing of small-subunit rRNA. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1991 Jul;41(3):347-54. PubMed PMID: 1715737.

Gharbia SE, Shah HN, Lawson PA, Haapasalo M. Distribution and frequency of Fusobacterium nucleatum subspecies in the human oral cavity. Oral Microbiol Immunol. 1990 Dec;5(6):324-7. PubMed PMID: 2098710.

Lawson PA, Gharbia SE, Shah HN, Clark DR. Recognition of Fusobacterium nucleatum subgroups Fn-1, Fn-2 and Fn-3 by ribosomal RNA gene restriction patterns. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 1989 Nov;53(1-2):41-5. PubMed PMID: 2575556.

Namsolleck P, Thiel R, Lawson PA, Holmstrom K, Rajilic M, et al. Molecular Methods for the Analysis of Gut Microbiota. Microbial ecology in health and disease. 2004; 16:71-85.

Dunsmore BC. Corrosion by Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria that Utilize Nitrate. Corrosion. 2004; 60:1-10.

Domemech A. Winter disease outbreak in sea-bream (Sparus autata) associated with Pseudomonas anguilliseptica infection. Aquaculture research. 1997; 156:317-326.

Lawson PA, Collins MD. Description of Bartonella clarridgeii sp. nov. isolated from the cat of a patient with Bartonella henselae septicaemia. Medical Microbiological Letters. 1996; 5:64-73.

Lu QL, Lawson PA, Thomas JA. Optimal proteolytic enzyme digestion: criteria for high sensitivity of DNA in-situ hybridisation on pathological samples. Journal of clinical laboratory analysis. 1995; 9:285-292.

Farrow JA. Phylogenetic evidence that the Gram-Negative non-sporing bacterium Tissierlla (formaly Bacteroides) praeacuta is a member of the Clostridium subphylum of the gram-positive bacteria. description of Tissierella creatinini sp. nov. International journal of systematic bacteriology. 1995; 45:436-440.

Lawson PA, Kritiansen N, Berg J. Characterisation of a psychrotrophic Clostridium causing spoilage in vacuum-packed cooked pork: description of Clostridium algidicarnis sp. nov. Letters in applied microbiology. 1994; 19:153-157.

Books and Chapters

Lawson PA, Tsaltas D. Dairy Microbiology: a practical approach. Papademas P, editor. United States: Science Publishers; 2015. Application of Molecular Methods to Dairy Products

Lawson PA, Caldwell ME. The Prokaryotes. United States: Springer; 2014. Carnobacteriaceae

Lawson PA. Biodiversity and Taxonomy of the Lactic Acid Bacteria. Wood BJ, Holzapfel WH, editors. United States: Wiley-Blakewell; 2014. The Genus Vagococcus

Lawson PA. Biodiversity and Taxonomy of the Lactic Acid Bacteria. Wood BJ, Holzapfel WH, editors. United States: Wiley-Blakewell; 2014. Introduction to the Family Aerococcacea

Lawson PA. Biodiversity and Taxonomy of the Lactic Acid Bacteria. Wood BJ, Holzapfel WH, editors. United States: Wiley-Blakewell; 2014. The Genus Aerococcus

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2012. Genus Atopbium

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2012. Genus Atopbium

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2012. Genus Arseniciococcus

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Actinobaculum

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Anaerotruncus

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Anaerotruncus

Whitehead TR, Lawson PA, Cotta MA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Apostipes

Whitehead TR, Lawson PA, Cotta MA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Hespellia

Whitehead TR, Lawson PA, Cotta MA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Hespellia

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Subdoligranulum

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Fastidiosipila

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Atopococcus

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Bryantella

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Anaerofustis

Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Allofustis

Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Granulicatella

Collins MD, Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Eremococcus

Collins MD, Lawson PA. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Atopobacter

Lawson PA, Collins MD. Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. 2 ed. New York: Springer; 2009. Genus Facklamia V; p.541-544.

Lawson PA. Colonic Microbiota, Nutrition and Health. Gibson G, editor. Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers; 1999. Taxonomy and systematics of predominant gut anaerobes

Shah HN, Gharbia SE, Lawson PA. Anaerobic Microbiology: a Practical Approach. Levett PN, editor. Oxford, UK: IRL Press; 1990. Chemotaxonomic Methods

Lawson PA, Shah HN, Clark CR. Clinical and Molecular Aspects of Anaerobes. Borriello SP, editor. UK: Wrightson Biomedical Publishing Ltd; 1990. Heterogeneity within Fusobacterium species determined using ribosomal RNA gene probes.