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Barton, I.S., Fuqua, C., and Platt, T.G. 2018. Ecological and evolutionary dynamics of a model facultative pathogen: Agrobacterium and crown gall disease of plants. Environmental Microbiology. 20(1): 16-29

Sung, W., Ackerman, M.S., Dillon, M.M., Platt, T.G., Fuqua, C., Cooper, V.S., and Lynch, M. 2016. Evolution of the Insertion-deletion Mutation Rate Across the Tree of Life. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 6(8): 2583-2591

Platt, T.G., Morton, E.R., Barton, I.S., Bever, J.D., and Fuqua, C. 2014. Ecological dynamics and complex interactions of Agrobacterium megaplasmids. Frontiers in Plant Science. 5: 635

Morton, E.R., Platt, T.G., Fuqua, C., and Bever, J.D. 2014. Non-additive costs and interactions alter the competitive dynamics of co-occurring ecologically distinct plasmids. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 281: 20132173

Platt, T.G., Fuqua, C., and Bever, J.D. 2012. Resource and competitive dynamics shape the benefits of public goods cooperation in a plant pathogen. Evolution. 66: 1953

Platt, T.G., Bever, J.D., and Fuqua, C. 2012. A cooperative virulence plasmid imposes a high fitness cost under conditions which induce pathogenesis. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 279: 1691

Bever, J.D., Platt, T.G., and Morton, E.R. 2012. Microbial population and community dynamics on plant roots and their feedbacks on plant communities. Annual Review of Microbiology. 66: 265

Platt, T.G. and Fuqua, C. 2010. What’s in a name? The semantics of quorum sensing. Trends in Microbiology. 18: 383

Platt, T.G. and Bever, J.D. 2009. Kin competition and the evolution of cooperation. Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 24: 370