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Dr Dragana Gagic

Senior Lecturer in Microbiology

Institute of Fundamental Sciences

Research Outputs

Journal

Gagic, D., Ciric, M., Wen, WX., Ng, F., & Rakonjac, J. (2016). Corrigendum to "Exploring the secretomes of microbes and microbial communities using filamentous phage display" [Front. Microbiol. 2016, 7:429. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00429]. Frontiers in Microbiology. 7(JUN)
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Gagic, D., Ciric, M., Wen, WX., Ng, F., & Rakonjac, J. (2016). Exploring the secretomes of microbes and microbial communities using filamentous phage display. Frontiers in Microbiology. 7(APR)
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Ng, F., Kittelmann, S., Patchett, ML., Attwood, GT., Janssen, PH., Rakonjac, J., . . . Gagic, D. (2016). An adhesin from hydrogen-utilizing rumen methanogen Methanobrevibacter ruminantium M1 binds a broad range of hydrogen-producing microorganisms. Environmental Microbiology. 18(9), 3010-3021
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Gagic, D., Maclean, PH., Li, D., Attwood, GT., & Moon, CD. (2015). Improving the genetic representation of rare taxa within complex microbial communities using DNA normalization methods. Molecular Ecology Resources. 15(3), 464-476
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D.
Henderson, G., Cox, F., Ganesh, S., Jonker, A., Young, W., Janssen, PH., . . . Mizrahi, I. (2015). Rumen microbial community composition varies with diet and host, but a core microbiome is found across a wide geographical range. Scientific Reports. 5
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D.
Henderson, G., Cox, F., Ganesh, S., Jonker, A., Young, W., Janssen, PH., . . . Mizrahi, I. (2015). Erratum: Rumen microbial community composition varies with diet and host, but a core microbiome is found across a wide geographical range. Scientific Reports. 6
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D.
Shi, W., Moon, CD., Leahy, SC., Kang, D., Froula, J., Kittelmann, S., . . . Rubin, EM. (2014). Methane yield phenotypes linked to differential gene expression in the sheep rumen microbiome. Genome Research. 24(9), 1517-1525
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D.
Ciric, M., Moon, CD., Leahy, SC., Creevey, CJ., Altermann, E., Attwood, GT., . . . Gagic, D. (2014). Metasecretome-selective phage display approach for mining the functional potential of a rumen microbial community. BMC Genomics. 15(1)
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Gagic, D., Wen, W., Collett, MA., & Rakonjac, J. (2013). Unique secreted-surface protein complex of Lactobacillus rhamnosus, identified by phage display. MicrobiologyOpen. 2(1), 1-17
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Bennett, NJ., Gagic, D., Sutherland-Smith, AJ., & Rakonjac, J. (2011). Characterization of a dual-function domain that mediates membrane insertion and excision of Ff filamentous bacteriophage. Journal of Molecular Biology. 411(5), 972-985
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J., Sutherland-Smith, A.
Rakonjac, J., Bennett, NJ., Spagnuolo, J., Gagic, D., & Russel, M. (2011). Filamentous bacteriophage: biology, phage display and nanotechnology applications.. Current issues in molecular biology. 13(2), 51-76
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Spagnuolo, J., Opalka, N., Wen, WX., Gagic, D., Chabaud, E., Bellini, P., . . . Rakonjac, J. (2010). Identification of the gate regions in the primary structure of the secretin pIV. Molecular Microbiology. 76(1), 133-150
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Norris, G., Rakonjac, J.
Jankovic, D., Collett, MA., Lubbers, MW., & Rakonjac, J. (2007). Direct selection and phage display of a Gram-positive secretome. Genome Biology. 8(R266)
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.
Savill, MG., Hudson, JA., Ball, A., Klena, JD., Scholes, P., Whyte, RJ., . . . Gagic, D. (2001). Enumeration of Campylobacter in New Zealand recreational and drinking waters. Journal of Applied Microbiology. , 38-46
[Journal article]Authored by: Gagic, D.

Book

Ciric, M., Ng, F., Rakonjac, J., & Gagic, D. (2018). Metasecretome phage display. In Methods in Molecular Biology. (pp. 519 - 534).
[Chapter]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.

Conference

Moon, CD., Gagic, D., Ciric, M., Noel, S., Summers, EL., Li, D., . . . Attwood, GT. (2014). Exploring rumen microbe-derived fibre degrading activities for improving feed digestibility. In J. Roche (Ed.) Proceedings of the 5th Australasian Dairy Science Symposium 2014. (pp. 377 - 379). : Australasian Dairy Science Symposium 2014
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Gagic, D., Rakonjac, J.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 0 1
Co-supervisor 2 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • Jorge Bresciano Kauffman - Doctor of Philosophy
    Thr role of floral microorganisms in plant-pollinator interactions
  • Sandeep Kumar - Doctor of Philosophy
    Physiology of rumen bacteria associated with low methane emitting sheep

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • 2017 - Filomena Ng - Doctor of Philosophy
    Identification and functional characterization of adhesins involved in attachment of methanogens to rumen protozoa

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