Feras F. Lafi
Feras F. Lafi
Assistant Professor of Biology at Zayed University
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TitleCited byYear
Pyrosequencing reveals highly diverse and species-specific microbial communities in sponges from the Red Sea
OO Lee, Y Wang, J Yang, FF Lafi, A Al-Suwailem, PY Qian
The ISME journal 5 (4), 650, 2011
2622011
Vertical stratification of microbial communities in the Red Sea revealed by 16S rDNA pyrosequencing
PY Qian, Y Wang, OO Lee, SCK Lau, J Yang, FF Lafi, A Al-Suwailem, ...
The ISME journal 5 (3), 507, 2011
1662011
Culturable bacterial symbionts isolated from two distinct sponge species (Pseudoceratina clavata and Rhabdastrella globostellata) from the Great Barrier Reef display similar …
FF Lafi, MJ Garson, JA Fuerst
Microbial ecology 50 (2), 213-220, 2005
712005
Widespread distribution of Poribacteria in Demospongiae
FF Lafi, JA Fuerst, L Fieseler, C Engels, WWL Goh, U Hentschel
Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 75 (17), 5695-5699, 2009
642009
Rhizosphere microbiome metagenomics of gray mangroves (Avicennia marina) in the Red Sea
H Alzubaidy, M Essack, TB Malas, A Bokhari, O Motwalli, FK Kamanu, ...
Gene 576 (2), 626-636, 2016
482016
Hologenome analysis of two marine sponges with different microbiomes
T Ryu, L Seridi, L Moitinho-Silva, M Oates, YJ Liew, C Mavromatis, ...
BMC genomics 17 (1), 158, 2016
342016
Aerobic methanotrophic communities at the Red Sea brine-seawater interface
RZ Abdallah, M Adel, A Ouf, A Sayed, MA Ghazy, I Alam, M Essack, ...
Frontiers in microbiology 5, 487, 2014
312014
Pyrosequencing reveals the microbial communities in the Red Sea sponge Carteriospongia foliascens and their impressive shifts in abnormal tissues
ZM Gao, Y Wang, OO Lee, RM Tian, YH Wong, S Bougouffa, Z Batang, ...
Microbial ecology 68 (3), 621-632, 2014
292014
Pyrosequencing revealed shifts of prokaryotic communities between healthy and disease-like tissues of the Red Sea sponge Crella cyathophora
ZM Gao, Y Wang, RM Tian, OO Lee, YH Wong, ZB Batang, A Al-Suwailem, ...
PeerJ 3, e890, 2015
232015
In situ environment rather than substrate type dictates microbial community structure of biofilms in a cold seep system
OO Lee, Y Wang, R Tian, W Zhang, CS Shek, S Bougouffa, ...
Scientific reports 4, 3587, 2014
222014
A canonical FtsZ protein in Verrucomicrobium spinosum, a member of the Bacterial phylum Verrucomicrobia that also includes tubulin-producing Prosthecobacter species
B Yee, FF Lafi, B Oakley, JT Staley, JA Fuerst
BMC evolutionary biology 7 (1), 37, 2007
212007
Complete genome sequence analysis of Enterobacter sp. SA187, a plant multi-stress tolerance promoting endophytic bacterium
C Andrés-Barrao, FF Lafi, I Alam, A De Zélicourt, AA Eida, A Bokhari, ...
Frontiers in microbiology 8, 2023, 2017
132017
Deep sequencing of Myxilla (Ectyomyxilla) methanophila, an epibiotic sponge on cold-seep tubeworms, reveals methylotrophic, thiotrophic, and putative hydrocarbon-degrading …
SM Arellano, OO Lee, FF Lafi, J Yang, Y Wang, CM Young, PY Qian
Microbial ecology 65 (2), 450-461, 2013
122013
Bioprospecting Red Sea coastal ecosystems for culturable microorganisms and their antimicrobial potential
S Al-Amoudi, M Essack, M Simões, S Bougouffa, I Soloviev, J Archer, ...
Marine drugs 14 (9), 165, 2016
112016
Draft genome sequence of the plant growth-promoting Cupriavidus gilardii strain JZ4 isolated from the desert plant Tribulus terrestris
FF Lafi, A Bokhari, I Alam, VB Bajic, H Hirt, MM Saad
Genome Announc. 4 (4), e00678-16, 2016
112016
Draft genome sequence of Halomonas elongata strain K4, an endophytic growth-promoting bacterium enhancing salinity tolerance in planta
FF Lafi, JS Ramirez-Prado, I Alam, VB Bajic, H Hirt, MM Saad
Genome Announc. 4 (6), e01214-16, 2016
102016
Metagenomics as a preliminary screen for antimicrobial bioprospecting
S Al-Amoudi, R Razali, M Essack, MS Amini, S Bougouffa, JAC Archer, ...
Gene 594 (2), 248-258, 2016
82016
DESM: portal for microbial knowledge exploration systems
A Salhi, M Essack, A Radovanovic, B Marchand, S Bougouffa, A Antunes, ...
Nucleic acids research 44 (D1), D624-D633, 2015
72015
Desert plant bacteria reveal host influence and beneficial plant growth properties
AA Eida, M Ziegler, FF Lafi, CT Michell, CR Voolstra, H Hirt, MM Saad
PloS one 13 (12), e0208223, 2018
42018
Draft genome sequence of Enterobacter sp. Sa187, an endophytic bacterium isolated from the desert plant Indigofera argentea
FF Lafi, I Alam, R Geurts, T Bisseling, VB Bajic, H Hirt, MM Saad
Genome Announc. 5 (7), e01638-16, 2017
42017
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