Allison Coe

Lab Manager / Research Associate II
Civil and Environmental Engineering

MIT 48-305
15 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

Phone: (617) 324-0014
Fax: (617) 258-7009
Email: a_coe at mit.edu

Education:

2000  B.S. Marine Biology, Roger Williams University

Publications:

Coe, A.,Ghizzoni, J., LeGault, K., Biller, S., Roggensack, S., and Chisholm, S. W. (2016)
Survival of Prochlorococcus in extended darkness
Limnol. Oceanogr.. doi:10.1002/lno.10302

Biller, S. J. , Coe, A. ,and Chisholm, S. W. (2016)
Torn apart and reunited: Impact of a heterotroph on the transcriptome of Prochlorococcus
ISME Journal. doi: 10.1038/ismej.2016.82

Biller, S. J. , Coe, A. ,Martin-Cuadrado, A., and Chisholm, S. W. (2015)
Draft Genome Sequence of Alteromonas macleodii Strain MIT1002, Isolated from an Enrichment Culture of the Marine Cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus
Genome Announc. 2015 Jul-Aug; 3(4): e00967-15.

N. Kashtan, Roggensack, S. E. , Rodrigue, S. , Thompson, J. W. , Biller, S. J. , Coe, A. , Ding, H. , Marttinen, P. , Malmstrom, R. R. , Stocker, R. , Follows, M. J. , Stepanauskas, R. , and Chisholm, S. W. (2014)
Single-cell genomics reveals hundreds of coexisting subpopulations in wild Prochlorococcus.
Science
, vol. 344, no. 6182, pp. 416-20, 2014.

Osburne, M., B. Holmbeck, A.Coe, S. Chisholm (2011)
The spontaneous mutation frequency in the marine cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus is commensurate with that of other bacteria
Environmental Microbiology Reports, vol. 3, pp. 744-749, 2011.

Malmstrom, R., A. Coe, G. Kettler, A. Martiny, J. Frias-Lopez, E. Zinser, S. Chisholm (2010)
Temporal dynamics of Prochlorococcus ecotypes in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans 
ISME Journal 1-13: 1751-7362

Osburne, M., B. Holmbeck, J. Frias-Lopez, R. Steen, K. Huang, L. Kelly, A. Coe, K. Waraska, A. Gange, S. Chisholm (2010)
UV hyper-resistance in Prochlorococcus MED4 results from a single base pair deletion just upstream of an operon encoding nudix hydrolase and photolyase
Environmental Microbiology 2010 Mar 23

Moore, L.*, A.Coe*, E. Zinser, M. Saito, M. Sullivan, D. Lindell, K. Frois-Moniz, J. Waterbury, S.W. Chisholm (2007)
Culturing the marine cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus
Limnology and OceanographyMethods 5: 353-362
* = these authors contributed equally to this paper

Zinser, E.R., Z.I. Johnson, A.Coe, E. Karaca, D. Veneziano, S.W. Chisholm (2007)
Variations in Prochlorococcus ecotype distributions in the Atlantic Ocean: Influence of light and temperature
Limnology and Oceanography 52: 2205-2220.

Z.I. Johnson, E.R. Zinser, A. Coe, N.P. McNulty, E. Malcolm, S. Woodward, and S.W. Chisholm (2006)
Niche partitioning among Prochlorococcus ecotypes along ocean-scale environmental gradients
Science 311(5768): 1737-1740.

Zinser, E.R., A. Coe, Z.I. Johnson, A.C. Martiny, N.J. Fuller, D.J. Scanlan, S.W. Chisholm (2006)
Prochlorococcus ecotype abundances in the North Atlantic Ocean revealed by an improved quantitative PCR method 
Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72(1): 723-732