Michelle Afkhami

Assistant Professor

  • 422 Citations
20072019
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endophyte Earth & Environmental Sciences
endophytes Agriculture & Biology
symbiosis Earth & Environmental Sciences
grass Earth & Environmental Sciences
grasses Agriculture & Biology
mutualism Earth & Environmental Sciences
symbiont Earth & Environmental Sciences
symbionts Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2007 2019

  • 422 Citations
  • 15 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)

Soil microbiomes underlie population persistence of an endangered plant species

David, A. S., Quintana-Ascencio, P. F., Menges, E. S., Thapa-Magar, K. B., Afkhami, M. & Searcy, C., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : American Naturalist.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

endangered species
persistence
population growth
soil
population dynamics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cooperation and coexpression: How coexpression networks shift in response to multiple mutualists

Palakurty, S. X., Stinchcombe, J. R. & Afkhami, M., Apr 1 2018, In : Molecular Ecology. 27, 8, p. 1860-1873 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gene Regulatory Networks
Plant Genes
Rhizobium
Symbiosis
gene
4 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial mitigation–exacerbation continuum: a novel framework for microbiome effects on hosts in the face of stress

David, A. S., Thapa-Magar, K. B. & Afkhami, M., Mar 1 2018, In : Ecology. 99, 3, p. 517-523 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil microorganisms
allelopathy
plant stress
stress response
seed germination
3 Citations (Scopus)

Symbioses with nitrogen-fixing bacteria: nodulation and phylogenetic data across legume genera

Afkhami, M., Luke Mahler, D., Burns, J. H., Weber, M. G., Wojciechowski, M. F., Sprent, J. & Strauss, S. Y., Feb 1 2018, In : Ecology. 99, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

nitrogen-fixing bacteria
nodulation
symbiosis
legumes
phylogenetics
7 Citations (Scopus)

Using niche breadth theory to explain generalization in mutualisms

Batstone, R. T., Carscadden, K. A., Afkhami, M. & Frederickson, M. E., May 1 2018, In : Ecology. 99, 5, p. 1039-1050 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

niche breadth
mutualism
niches
complementarity
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