Alexander B. Westbye
B.S. in Biochemistry, Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Oslo, 2008
Ph.D. Candidate (in progress), Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of British Columbia (expected finish in Spring 2015)
Westbye, A. B., Leung, M. M., Florizone, S. M., Taylor, T. A., Johnson, J. A., Fogg, P. C. and Beatty, J. T. (2013). Phosphate concentration and the putative sensor kinase protein CckA modulate cell lysis and release of the Rhodobacter capsulatus gene transfer agent. J Bacteriol 195(22): 5025-5040.
Fogg, P. C., Westbye, A. B. and Beatty, J. T. (2012). One for all or all for one: heterogeneous expression and host cell lysis are key to gene transfer agent activity in Rhodobacter capsulatus. PLoS One 7(8): e43772.
Protocols by Alexander B. Westbye
Endolysin Expression, Purification and Activity Determination by Zymography