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Krukonis Lab Publications

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  • Yamashita, S., Lukacik, P., Barnard, T.J., Noinaj, N., Felek, S., Tsang, T.M., Krukonis, E.S., Hinnebusch, B.J., and Buchanan, S.K. (2011). Structural Insights into Ail-Mediated Adhesion in Yersinia pestis. Structure Vol. 19: 1672-1682.
  • Morgan, S.J., Felek, S., Gadwal, S., Koropatkin, N.M., Perry, W.J., Bryson, A.B., and Krukonis, E.S. (2011). The two faces of ToxR: activator of ompU, co-regulator of toxT in Vibrio cholerae. Mol. Micro. Vol. 81(1):113-128.
  • Felek, S., Jeong, J. J., Runco, L. M., Murray, S., Thanassi, D. and Krukonis, E. S. (2011). Contributions of chaperone/usher systems to cell binding, biofilm formation and Yersinia pestis virulence. Microbiology Vol. 157 (3):805-818. Cover article
  • Goss, T. J., Seaborn, C. P., Gray, M. D. and Krukonis, E. S. (2010) Identification of the TcpP- binding site in the toxT promoter of Vibrio cholerae and the role of ToxR in TcpP-mediated activation. Infect. Immun. Vol. 78(10) pp. 4122-4133. PMC2950353.
  • Felek, S., Tsang, T.M. and Krukonis, E.S. (2010) Three Yersinia pestis Adhesins Facilitate Yop Delivery to Eukaryotic Cells and Contribute to Plague Virulence. Infect Immun Vol. 78(10): pp. 4134-4150. PMC2950350.
  • Tsang, T.M., Felek, S., and Krukonis, E.S. (2010) Ail binding to fibronectin facilitates Yersinia pestis binding to host cells and Yop delivery. Infect. Immun. Vol 78(8). pp. 3358-3368. PMC2916272.
  • Felek, S., Muszynski, A., Carlson, R.W., Tsang, T.M., Hinnebusch, B.J. and Krukonis, E.S. (2010) Phosphoglucomutase of Yersinia pestis is required for autoaggregation and polymyxin B resistance. Infect. Immun. Vol. 78 (3) pp.1163-1175. PMC2825912
  • Felek, S., and Krukonis, E.S. (2009) The Yersinia pestis Ail protein mediates binding and Yop delivery to host cells required for plague virulence. Infect. Immun. Vol 77 (2) pp.825-836. PMC 2632051 Cover article
  • Felek, S., Lawrenz, M.B. & Krukonis, E.S. (2008) The Yersinia pestis autotransporter YapC mediates host cell binding, autoaggregation and biofilm formation. Microbiology. Vol. 154 (6), pp.1802- 1812. PMID: 18524935
  • Felek, S.; Runco, L.; Thanassi, D.G; and Krukonis, E.S. (2007). Characterization of six novel chaperone/usher systems in Yersinia pestis. Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. Vol. 603 pp. 97-105.
  • Krukonis, E.S. and DiRita, V.J. (2003). From Motility to Virulence: Sensing and Responding to Environmental Signals in Vibrio cholerae, Current Opinions in Microbiology, Vol. 6(2) pp.186- 190. PMID:12732310
  • Krukonis, E.S. & DiRita V.J. (2003) DNA binding and ToxR responsiveness by the wing domain of TcpP, an activator of virulence gene expression in Vibrio cholerae, Mol. Cell; Vol 12 pp. 157- 165. PMID:12887901 Cover article

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