Robert H. Burris

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University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, WI 
Area:
biological nitrogen fixation, photosynthesis, respiratory enzymes
Website:
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(1914 - 2010)
http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/deceased-members/57206.html Under Wilson’s guidance, Bob completed his Ph.D. in bacteriology in 1940 and received what was then a rarity, a National Research Council postdoctoral fellowship to work at Columbia University with Harold Urey, one of the great physical chemists of his generation.
https://biochem.wisc.edu/news/2010/news-burris-loss-2010-05-17
https://books.google.com/books?id=V61RAAAAMAAJ

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Parents

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Perry William Wilson grad student 1940 UW Madison
 (Respiratory enzymes of the root nodule bacteria.)
Harold Clayton Urey post-doc 1941 Columbia

Children

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Henry E. Koffler grad student 1947 UW Madison
Joe Bransford Wilson grad student 1947 UW Madison
N. Edward Tolbert grad student 1950 UW Madison
George Edward Hoch grad student 1958 UW Madison (Plant Biology Tree)
John Brian Mudd grad student 1958 UW Madison
Debi Prosad Burma post-doc 1955-1956 UW Madison
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Sevilla M, Burris RH, Gunapala N, et al. (2001) Comparison of benefit to sugarcane plant growth and 15N2 incorporation following inoculation of sterile plants with Acetobacter diazotrophicus wild-type and Nif- mutants strains. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions : Mpmi. 14: 358-66
Tjepkema JD, Schwintzer CR, Burris RH, et al. (2000) Natural abundance of 15N in actinorhizal plants and nodules Plant and Soil. 219: 285-289
Burris RH. (1999) Advances in Biological Nitrogen Fixation Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology. 22: 381-393
Zhang Y, Burris RH, Ludden PW, et al. (1997) Regulation of nitrogen fixation in Azospirillum brasilense. Fems Microbiology Letters. 152: 195-204
Zhang Y, Burris RH, Ludden PW, et al. (1996) Presence of a second mechanism for the posttranslational regulation of nitrogenase activity in Azospirillum brasilense in response to ammonium. Journal of Bacteriology. 178: 2948-53
Zhang Y, Burris RH, Ludden PW, et al. (1995) Comparison studies of dinitrogenase reductase ADP-ribosyl transferase/dinitrogenase reductase activating glycohydrolase regulatory systems in Rhodospirillum rubrum and Azospirillum brasilense. Journal of Bacteriology. 177: 2354-9
Zhang Y, Cummings AD, Burris RH, et al. (1995) Effect of an ntrBC mutation on the posttranslational regulation of nitrogenase activity in Rhodospirillum rubrum. Journal of Bacteriology. 177: 5322-6
Burris RH. (1995) Breaking the N ≡ N bond Annual Review of Plant Physiology and Plant Molecular Biology. 46: 1-19
Zhang Y, Burris RH, Ludden PW, et al. (1994) Posttranslational regulation of nitrogenase activity in Azospirillum brasilense ntrBC mutants: ammonium and anaerobic switch-off occurs through independent signal transduction pathways. Journal of Bacteriology. 176: 5780-7
Burris RH. (1994) Comparative study of the response of Azotobacter vinelandii and Acetobacter diazotrophicus to changes in pH Protoplasma. 183: 62-66
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