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12) McKay L, Dlakic M, Fields M, Jay Z, Eren M, Delmont T, Klingelsmith K, Rusch D, Inskeep W (accepted 2018) Co-occurring genomic capacity for anaerobic methane and dissimilatory sulfur metabolisms discovered in the Korarchaeota. Nature Microbiology

11) Borrel G, Adam P, McKay L, Chen L, Sierra-García I, Sieber C, Andersen G, Li W, Hallam S, Muyzer G, de Oliveira V, Inskeep W, Banfield J, Gribaldo S (accepted 2018) Genome-resolved metagenomics illuminates the evolutionary landscape of methanogenic, methanotrophic and short-chain alkane oxidizing archaea. Nature Microbiology

10) McKay L, Hatzenpichler R, Inskeep W, Fields M (2017) Occurrence and expression of novel methyl-coenzyme M reductase gene (mcrA) variants in hot spring sediments. Scientific Reports DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-07354-x

9) Yang T, Speare K, McKay L, MacGregor B, Joye S, Teske A (2016) Distinct Bacterial Communities in Surficial Seafloor Sediments Following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Blowout. Frontiers in Microbiology DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01384

8) Teske A, De Beer D, McKay L, Tivey MK, Biddle JF, Hoer D, Lloyd KG, Lever MA, Roy H, Albert DB, Mendlovitz HP, MacGregor BJ (2016) The Guaymas Basin hiking guide to hydrothermal mounds, chimneys, and microbial mats: complex seafloor expressions of subsurface hydrothermal circulation. Frontiers in Microbiology DOI:  10.3389/fmicb.2016.00075

7) Dowell E, Cardman Z, Dasarathy S, Kellermann M, Lipp JS, Ruff SE, Biddle JF, McKay L, MacGregor BJ, Lloyd KG, Albert DB, Mendlovitz H, Hinrichs KU, Teske A (2016) Microbial communities in methane- and short chain alkane-rich hydrothermal sediments of Guaymas Basin. Frontiers in Microbiology DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00017

6) McKay L, Klokman V, Mendlovitz H, LaRowe D, Hoer D, Albert D, Amend J, Teske A (2016) Thermal and geochemical influences on microbial biogeography in the hydrothermal sediments of Guaymas Basin, Gulf of California. Environmental Microbiology Reports DOI: 10.1111/1758-2229.12365

5) McKay L, Gutierrez T, Teske A (2013) Development of a group-specific 16S rRNA-targeted probe set for the identification of Marinobacter by fluorescence in situ hybridization. Deep Sea Research Part II, DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2013.10.009

4) Gutierrez T, Berry D, Yang TT, Mishamandani S, McKay L, Teske A, Aitken M (2013) Role of Bacterial Exopolysaccharides (EPS) in the Fate of the Oil Released Following the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. PLoS ONE, 8(6): e67717, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0067717

3) McKay L, MacGregor B, Biddle J, Albert D, Mendlovitz H, Hoer D, Lipp J, Lloyd K, Teske A (2012) Spatial heterogeneity and underlying geochemistry of phylogenetically diverse orange and white Beggiatoa mats in the hydrothermal fields of Guaymas basin. Deep Sea Research Part I, 67: 21 – 31, DOI: 10.1016/j.dsr.2012.04.011

2) Ziervogel K, McKay L, Rhodes B, Osburn C, Dickson-Brown J, Arnosti C, Teske A (2012) Microbial activities and dissolved organic matter dynamics in oil-contaminated surface seawater from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill site. PLoS ONE, 7(4): e34816, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034816

1) Diercks A, Asper V, Highsmith R, Woolsey M, Lohrenz S, McLetchie K, Gossett A, Lowe M, Joung D, McKay L, Joye S, Teske A (2010) NIUST – Deepwater horizon oil spill response cruise. OCEANS 2010 DOI: 10.1109/OCEANS.2010.5664443