Heather Ishak - Publications

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2006-2012 Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 

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2018 Mueller UG, Kardish MR, Ishak HD, Wright AM, Solomon SE, Bruschi SM, Carlson AL, Bacci M. Phylogenetic patterns of ant-fungus associations indicate that farming strategies, not only a superior fungal cultivar, explain the ecological success of leafcutter ants. Molecular Ecology. PMID 29740906 DOI: 10.1111/Mec.14588  0.593
2017 Carlson AL, Ishak HD, Kurian J, Mikheyev AS, Gifford I, Mueller UG. Nuclear populations of the multinucleate fungus of leafcutter ants can be dekaryotized and recombined to manipulate growth of nutritive hyphal nodules harvested by the ants. Mycologia. 1-15. PMID 29300677 DOI: 10.1080/00275514.2017.1400304  0.534
2017 Mueller UG, Ishak HD, Bruschi SM, Smith CC, Herman JJ, Solomon SE, Mikheyev AS, Rabeling C, Scott JJ, Cooper M, Rodrigues A, Ortiz A, Brandão CRF, Lattke JE, Pagnocca FC, et al. Biogeography of Mutualistic Fungi Cultivated by Leafcutter Ants. Molecular Ecology. PMID 29134724 DOI: 10.1111/Mec.14431  0.603
2015 Kellner K, Ishak HD, Linksvayer TA, Mueller UG. Bacterial community composition and diversity in an ancestral ant fungus symbiosis. Fems Microbiology Ecology. PMID 26113689 DOI: 10.1093/Femsec/Fiv073  0.571
2013 Kellner K, Fernández-Marín H, Ishak HD, Sen R, Linksvayer TA, Mueller UG. Co-evolutionary patterns and diversification of ant-fungus associations in the asexual fungus-farming ant Mycocepurus smithii in Panama. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 26: 1353-62. PMID 23639137 DOI: 10.1111/Jeb.12140  0.609
2012 McFrederick QS, Wcislo WT, Taylor DR, Ishak HD, Dowd SE, Mueller UG. Environment or kin: whence do bees obtain acidophilic bacteria? Molecular Ecology. 21: 1754-68. PMID 22340254 DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-294X.2012.05496.X  0.626
2012 McFREDERICK QS, WCISLO WT, TAYLOR DR, ISHAK HD, DOWD SE, MUELLER UG. Corrigendum Molecular Ecology. 21: 2552-2553. DOI: 10.1111/J.1365-294X.2012.05584.X  0.48
2011 Ishak HD, Miller JL, Sen R, Dowd SE, Meyer E, Mueller UG. Microbiomes of ant castes implicate new microbial roles in the fungus-growing ant Trachymyrmex septentrionalis. Scientific Reports. 1: 204. PMID 22355719 DOI: 10.1038/Srep00204  0.601
2011 Rabeling C, Gonzales O, Schultz TR, Bacci M, Garcia MV, Verhaagh M, Ishak HD, Mueller UG. Cryptic sexual populations account for genetic diversity and ecological success in a widely distributed, asexual fungus-growing ant. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108: 12366-71. PMID 21768368 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1105467108  0.556
2011 Rodrigues A, Mueller UG, Ishak HD, Bacci M, Pagnocca FC. Ecology of microfungal communities in gardens of fungus-growing ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): a year-long survey of three species of attine ants in Central Texas. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 78: 244-55. PMID 21671963 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2011.01152.X  0.611
2011 Mueller UG, Mikheyev AS, Hong E, Sen R, Warren DL, Solomon SE, Ishak HD, Cooper M, Miller JL, Shaffer KA, Juenger TE. Evolution of cold-tolerant fungal symbionts permits winter fungiculture by leafcutter ants at the northern frontier of a tropical ant-fungus symbiosis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108: 4053-6. PMID 21368106 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.1015806108  0.555
2011 Ishak HD, Plowes R, Sen R, Kellner K, Meyer E, Estrada DA, Dowd SE, Mueller UG. Bacterial diversity in Solenopsis invicta and Solenopsis geminata ant colonies characterized by 16S amplicon 454 pyrosequencing. Microbial Ecology. 61: 821-31. PMID 21243351 DOI: 10.1007/S00248-010-9793-4  0.599
2010 Choo J, Ishak H, Simpson B, Mueller U, Juenger T. Characterization of 14 microsatellite loci in a tropical palm, Attalea phalerata (Arecaceae). American Journal of Botany. 97: e105-6. PMID 21616808 DOI: 10.3732/Ajb.1000281  0.562
2010 Mueller UG, Scott JJ, Ishak HD, Cooper M, Rodrigues A. Monoculture of leafcutter ant gardens. Plos One. 5. PMID 20844760 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0012668  0.579
2010 Mueller UG, Ishak H, Lee JC, Sen R, Gutell RR. Placement of attine ant-associated Pseudonocardia in a global Pseudonocardia phylogeny (Pseudonocardiaceae, Actinomycetales): a test of two symbiont-association models. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 98: 195-212. PMID 20333466 DOI: 10.1007/S10482-010-9427-3  0.631
2010 Sen R, Ishak HD, Kniffin TR, Mueller UG. Construction of chimaeric gardens through fungal intercropping: a symbiont choice experiment in the leafcutter ant Atta texana (Attini, Formicidae) Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 64: 1125-1133. DOI: 10.1007/S00265-010-0928-X  0.555
2009 Sen R, Ishak HD, Estrada D, Dowd SE, Hong E, Mueller UG. Generalized antifungal activity and 454-screening of Pseudonocardia and Amycolatopsis bacteria in nests of fungus-growing ants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106: 17805-10. PMID 19805175 DOI: 10.1073/Pnas.0904827106  0.602
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