Technical Publications

Niki Parenteau
Research Scientist

Selected publications:

 

Parenteau M.N., Jahnke L.L., Farmer J.D., Cady S.L. (2014) Production and early preservation of lipid biomarkers in iron hot springs. Astrobiology, in press.

Sanromá E., Pallé E., Parenteau M.N., Kiang N.Y., Gutiérrez-Navarro A.M., López R., Montañés-Rodríguez P. (2014) Characterizing the purple Earth:  Modelling the globally-integrated spectral variability of the Archean Earth.  The Astrophysical Journal 780:52-63.

Jahnke L.L., Turk-Kubo K.A., Parenteau M.N., Green S.J., Kubo M.D.Y., Vogel M., Summons R.E., Des Marais D.M.  (2014) Molecular and lipid biomarker analysis of a gypsum-hosted endoevaporitic microbial community.  Geobiology 12:62-82.

Klatt C.G., Inskeep W.P., Herrgard W.P., Jay Z.J., Rusch D.B., Tringe S.G., Parenteau M.N., Ward D.M., Boomer S.M., Bryant D.A., Miller S.M.  (2013) Community structure and function of high-temperature chlorophototrophic microbial mats inhabiting diverse geothermal environments.  Special Issue on Geothermal Biology and Geochemistry in Yellowstone National Park.  Frontiers in Microbiology 4; doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00106

Inskeep W.P., Jay Z.J., Tringe S.G., Herrgåard M.J., Rusch D.B., YNP Metagenome Project Steering Committee and Working Group Members* (2013) The YNP metagenome project: Environmental parameters responsible for microbial distribution in the Yellowstone geothermal ecosystem. Special Issue on Geothermal Biology and Geochemistry in Yellowstone National Park.  Frontiers in Microbiology 4; doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00067. *Member of the photosynthesis working group. 

Parenteau M.N. and Cady S.L. (2010) Microbial biosignatures in iron-mineralized phototrophic mats at Chocolate Pots hot springs, Yellowstone National Park, USA. Palaios 25:97-111. (cover of journal)