Sharee McCammon

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Sharee McCammon

Molecular Biologist - Molecular Genetics Facility
Central Science Laboratory

Room 445 , Life Sciences Building

+61 3 6226 8553 (phone)

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Fields of Research

  • Bacteriology (310701)
  • Microbial ecology (310703)
  • Microbiology (310799)
  • Industrial microbiology (incl. biofeedstocks) (310605)
  • Animal production (300399)
  • Marine and estuarine ecology (incl. marine ichthyology) (310305)
  • Microbial genetics (310704)

Research Objectives

  • Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences (280111)
  • Other environmental management (189999)
  • Biodiversity in Antarctic and Southern Ocean environments (180404)
  • Dental health (200402)
  • Terrestrial biodiversity (180606)
  • Sheep for meat (100412)
  • Food safety (200405)


Total publications


Journal Article

(14 outputs)
2005Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Dann AL, 'Biogeographic and quantitative analyses of abundant uncultivated gamma-proteobacterial clades from marine sediment ', Microbial Ecology, 49, (3) pp. 451-460. ISSN 0095-3628 (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s00248-004-0070-2 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 32Web of Science - 30

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Dann AL


2005Powell S, Snape I, Bowman JP, Thompson BAW, Stark JS, et al., 'A comparison of the short term effects of diesel fuel and lubricant oils on Antarctic benthic microbial communities', Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 322, (1) pp. 53-65. ISSN 0022-0981 (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.jembe.2005.02.005 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 34Web of Science - 29

Co-authors: Powell S; Bowman JP; Thompson BAW


2003Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Gibson JAE, Robertson LG, Nichols PD, 'Prokaryotic Metabolic Activity and Community Structure in Antarctic Continental Shelf Sediments', Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 69, (5) pp. 2448-2462. ISSN 0099-2240 (2003) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1128/AEM.69.5.2448-2462.2003 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 109Web of Science - 107

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Robertson LG


2000Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Rea SM, McMeekin TA, 'The microbial composition of three limnologically disparate hypersaline Antarctic lakes', FEMS Microbiology Letters, 183, (1) pp. 81-88. ISSN 0378-1097 (2000) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1574-6968.2000.tb08937.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 100Web of Science - 98

Co-authors: Bowman JP; McMeekin TA


2000Bowman JP, Rea SM, McCammon SA, McMeekin TA, 'Diversity and community structure within anoxic sediment from marine salinity meromictic lakes and a coastal meromictic marine basin, Vestfold Hills, Eastern Antarctica', Environmental Microbiology, 2, (2) pp. 227-237. ISSN 1462-2912 (2000) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1046/j.1462-2920.2000.00097.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 150Web of Science - 151

Co-authors: Bowman JP; McMeekin TA


2000McCammon SA, Bowman JP, 'The taxonomy of Antarctic Flavobacterium species: description of Flavobacterium gillisiae sp. nov., Flavobacterium tegetincola sp. nov. and Flavobacterium xanthum nom. rev., sp. nov. and reclassification of [Flavobacterium] salegens as Salegentibacter salegens gen. nov., comb. nov', International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 50 pp. 1055-1063. ISSN 1466-5026 (2000) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00207713-50-3-1055 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 177Web of Science - 176

Co-authors: Bowman JP


1998Bowman JP, Gosink JJ, McCammon SA, Lewis TE, Nichols DS, et al., 'Colwellia demingiae sp. nov., Colwellia hornerae sp. nov., Colwellia rossensis sp. nov. and Colwellia psychrotropica sp. nov.: psychrophilic Antarctic species with the ability to synthesize docosahexaenoic acid (22 : 6 omega 3)', International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, 48 pp. 1171-1180. ISSN 0020-7713 (1998) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00207713-48-4-1171 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 117Web of Science - 115

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Lewis TE; Nichols DS; Nichols PD; Skerratt J; McMeekin TA


1998Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Brown JL, McMeekin TA, 'Glaciecola punicea gen. nov., sp. nov. and Glaciecola pallidula gen. nov., sp. nov.: psychrophilic bacteria from Antarctic sea-ice habitats', International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, 48, (4) pp. 1213-1222. ISSN 0020-7713 (1998) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00207713-48-4-1213 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 96Web of Science - 92

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Brown JL; McMeekin TA


1998Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Lewis TE, Skerratt J, Brown JL, et al., 'Psychroflexus torquis gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrophilic species from Antarctic sea ice, and reclassification of Flavobacterium gondwanense (Dobson et al. 1993) as Psychroflexus gondwanense gen. nov., comb. nov', Microbiology, 144, (6) pp. 1601-1609. ISSN 1350-0872 (1998) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00221287-144-6-1601 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 160Web of Science - 158

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Lewis TE; Skerratt J; Brown JL; Nichols DS; McMeekin TA


1998McCammon SA, Innes BH, Bowman JP, Franzmann PD, Dobson SJ, et al., 'Flavobacterium hibernum sp. nov., a lactose-utilizing bacterium from a freshwater Antarctic lake', International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, 48, (4) pp. 1405-1412. ISSN 0020-7713 (1998) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00207713-48-4-1405 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 74Web of Science - 70

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Dobson SJ; Holloway PE; Skerratt J; Nichols PD


1997Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Brown JL, Nichols PD, McMeekin TA, 'Psychroserpens burtonensis gen. nov., sp. nov., and Gelidibacter algens gen. nov., sp.nov., Psychrophilic bacteria isolated from Antarctic lacustrine and sea ice habitats', Internation Journal of Systmatic Bacteriology, 47, (3) pp. 670-677. ISSN 0020-7713 (1997) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00207713-47-3-670 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 132Web of Science - 130

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Brown JL; Nichols PD; McMeekin TA


1997Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Brown MV, Nichols DS, McMeekin TA, 'Diversity and association of psychrophilic bacteria in Antarctic Sea ice', Applied & Environmental Microbiology, 63, (8) pp. 3068-3078. ISSN 0099-2240 (1997) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1128/AEM.63.8.3068-3078.1997 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 422Web of Science - 397

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Brown MV; Nichols DS; McMeekin TA


1997Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Nichols DS, Skerratt J, Rea SM, et al., 'Shewanella gelidimarina sp. nov. and Shewanella frigidimarina sp. nov., novel Antarctic species with the ability to produce eicosapentaenoic acid (20:5 omega 3) and grow anaerobically by dissimilatory Fe(III) reduction', International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology, 47, (4) pp. 1040-1047. ISSN 0020-7713 (1997) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00207713-47-4-1040 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 221Web of Science - 218

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Nichols DS; Skerratt J; Nichols PD; McMeekin TA


1997Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Skerratt J, 'Methylosphaera hansonii gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrophilic, group I methanotroph from Antarctic marine salinity, meromictic lakes', Microbiology, 143 pp. 1451-1459. ISSN 1350-0872 (1997) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1099/00221287-143-4-1451 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 127Web of Science - 124

Co-authors: Bowman JP; Skerratt J


Conference Publication

(8 outputs)
2019Khadka S, Bettiol S, Goldberg LR, King A, McCammon S, et al., 'Effect of a six-week period of evidence-based daily oral care on the oral microbiome of people with dementia living in residential aged care', Federation of European Microbiological Society Meeting - Microbiome, 18-21 July, New York, United States (2019) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Bettiol S; Goldberg LR; King A; Crocombe L


2018Khadka S, Bettiol S, King A, Goldberg LR, McCammon SA, et al., 'Comparison of DNA extraction and quantification methods to estimate bacterial load in oral cavity', Molecular Microbiology Meeting 2018, 11-12 April 2018, Sydney (2018) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Bettiol S; King A; Goldberg LR; Crocombe LA

2011Malau-Aduli AEO, Kashani A, McCammon S, Smolenski A, 'Genetic variation in growth and the optimisation of SNP molecular markers for parentage assignment in pasture-based crossbred sheep', Proceedings of the Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 19-21 July 2011, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia, pp. 466-469. ISSN 1328-3227 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Malau-Aduli AEO; Kashani A; Smolenski A


2007Zhang D, McCammon SA, Mellefont LA, Bowman JP, Ross T, 'Elongation Factor EF-G as an Indicator of Cell Viability', Proceedings of the 94th Annual Meeting IAFP 2007, 8 July 2007, Florida, USA (2007) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Zhang D; Mellefont LA; Bowman JP; Ross T

2002Bowman JP, McCammon SA, 'Prokaryotic Communities in Antarctic Shelf Sediment ', Symposium 17 Microbial and Molecular Ecology - 2002 ASM Annual Scientific Meeting, 29 September - 3October 2002, Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Australia, pp. Sy17.1. (2002) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Bowman JP

2002Bowman JP, McCammon SA, Gibson J, Robertson L, Nichols PD, 'Prokaryotic Communicty Structure, Activity and Psychrophily in Antarctic Continental Shelf Sediment', The World of Microbes - Abstracts from the Joint Meeting of the three divisions of International Union of Microbiological Societies Xth International Congress of Bacteriology and Applied Microbiology, 27 July to 1 August 2002, Paris, France, pp. 77. (2002) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Bowman JP; Nichols PD

1999Bowman JP, McCammon SA, McMeekin TA, 'Community structure of Antarctic benthic habitats', IX ICBAM IXth International congresss of bacteriology and applied microbiology and the IX ICM IXth International congress of mycology Abracts book, 16-20 august 1999, Sydney Australia, pp. 47. (1999) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Bowman JP; McMeekin TA

1996Bowman JP, McCammon SA, 'Biodiversity of the major bacterial species associated with Antarctic sea ice', The Australian and New Zealand Societies for Microbiology Annual General Meeting, Christchurch New Zealand, pp. A53. (1996) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Bowman JP