University of Dundee

Molecular Microbiology 2019

Group A, B, C, and G Streptococcus Lancefield antigen biosynthesis is initiated by a conserved α-D-GlcNAc-β-1,4-L-rhamnosyltransferas. Zorzoli A, Meyer BH, Adair E, Torgov VI, Veselovsky VV, Danilov LL, Uhrin D, Dorfmueller HC*. J Biol Chem. 2019 Sept 10. pii: jbc.RA119.009894. doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA119.009894

Arnaouteli, S, Matoz Fernandez, D, Porter, M, Kalamara, M, Abbott, J, MacPhee, CE, Davidson, F & Stanley-Wall, N 2019, 'Pulcherrimin formation controls growth arrest of the Bacillus subtilis biofilm' Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1903982116

Ceci, A, Pinzari, F, Russo, F, Persiani, AM & Gadd, GM 2019, 'Roles of saprotrophic fungi in biodegradation or transformation of organic and inorganic pollutants in co-contaminated sites' Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol. 103, no. 1, pp. 53-68. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00253-018-9451-1

Coulthurst, S 2019, 'The Type VI secretion system: a versatile bacterial weapon' Microbiology, vol. 165, no. 5, 000789, pp. 503-515. https://doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.000789

Finney, A.J., Lowden, R., Fleszar, M., Albareda, M., Coulthurst, S.J. and Sargent, F. (2019) The plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum contains a functional formate hydrogenlyase-2 complex. BioRxiv DOI 10.1101/688135. Accepted in Molecular Microbiology.

Kang, X, Csetenyi, L & Gadd, G 2019, 'Biotransformation of lanthanum by Aspergillus niger' Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol. 103, no. 2, pp. 981-993. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00253-018-9489-0

Trunk, K, Coulthurst, S & Quinn, J 2019, 'A New Front in Microbial Warfare—Delivery of Antifungal Effectors by the Type VI Secretion System' Journal of Fungi, vol. 5, no. 2, 50, pp. 1-13. https://doi.org/10.3390/jof5020050

Mariano, G., Trunk, K., Williams D.J., Monlezun, L., Strahl, H., Pitt, S.J. and Coulthurst, S.J. (2019) A new family of Type VI secretion system-delivered effector proteins displays ion-selective pore-forming activity. BioRxiv DOI 10.1101/676247.

van der Beek, SL, Zorzoli, A, Çanak, E, Chapman, RN, Lucas, K, Meyer, BH, Evangelopoulos, D, de Carvalho, LPS, Boons, G-J, Dorfmueller, HC & van Sorge, NM 2019, 'Streptococcal dTDP-L-rhamnose biosynthesis enzymes: functional characterization and lead compound identification' Molecular Microbiology, vol. 111, no. 4, pp. 951-964. https://doi.org/10.1111/mmi.14197

Wagstaff, B, Rejzek, M, Kuhaudomlarp, S, Hill, L, Mascia, I, Nepogodiev, SA, Dorfmueller, H & Field, RA 2019, 'Discovery of an RmlC/D fusion protein in the microalga Prymnesium parvum and its implications for NDP-β-L-rhamnose biosynthesis in microalgae' Journal of Biological Chemistry. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.RA118.006440

Wang, L, Zhang, S, Keatch, R, Corner, G, Nabi, G, Murdoch, S, Davidson, F & Zhao, Q 2019, 'In-vitro antibacterial and anti-encrustation performance of silver-polytetrafluoroethylene nanocomposite coated urinary catheters' Journal of Hospital Infection. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2019.02.012