University of Dundee

Molecular Microbiology 2010

Ahmed, R. Z., Gadd, G. M. and Ahmed, N. (2010) Isolation of two Kocuria species capable of growing on various polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. African Journal of Biotechnology, 9, 3611-3617.

Borodkin, V. S. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) An efficient and versatile synthesis of GlcNAcstatins-potent and selective O-GlcNAcase inhibitors built on the tetrahydroimidazo[1,2-a]pyridine scaffold. Tetrahedron, 66, 7838-7849.

Burrell, M., Hanfrey, C. C., Murray, E. J., Stanley-Wall, N. R. and Michael, A. J. (2010) Evolution and multiplicity of arginine decarboxylases in polyamine biosynthesis and essential role in Bacillus subtilis biofilm formation. J Biol Chem, 285, 39224-39238.

Chater, K. F., Biro, S., Lee, K. J., Palmer, T. and Schrempf, H. (2010) The complex extracellular biology of Streptomyces. FEMS Microbiol Rev, 34, 171-198.

Deplanche, K., Caldelari, I., Mikheenko, I. P., Sargent, F. and Macaskie, L. E. (2010) Involvement of hydrogenases in the formation of highly catalytic Pd(0) nanoparticles by bioreduction of Pd(II) using Escherichia coli mutant strains. Microbiology, 156, 2630-2640.

Dorfmueller, H. C., Borodkin, V. S., Blair, D. E., Pathak, S., Navratilova, I. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) Substrate and product analogues as human O-GlcNAc transferase inhibitors. Amino Acids.

Dorfmueller, H. C., Borodkin, V. S., Schimpl, M., Zheng, X., Kime, R., Read, K. D. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) Cell-penetrant, nanomolar O-GlcNAcase inhibitors selective against lysosomal hexosaminidases. Chem Biol, 17, 1250-1255.

Dorfmueller, H. C. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) Screening-based discovery of drug-like O-GlcNAcase inhibitor scaffolds. FEBS Lett, 584, 694-700.

Evans, T. J., Coulthurst, S. J., Komitopoulou, E. and Salmond, G. P. (2010) Two mobile Pectobacterium atrosepticum prophages modulate virulence. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 304, 195-202.

Fomina, M., Burford, E. P., Hillier, S., Kierans, S. and Gadd, G. M. (2010) Rock-building fungi. Geomicrobiology Journal, 27, 624-629.

Frearson, J. A., Brand, S., McElroy, S. P., Cleghorn, L. A., Smid, O., Stojanovski, L., Price, H. P., Guther, M. L., Torrie, L. S., Robinson, D. A., Hallyburton, I., Mpamhanga, C. P., Brannigan, J. A., Wilkinson, A. J., Hodgkinson, M., Hui, R., Qiu, W., Raimi, O. G., van Aalten, D. M., Brenk, R., Gilbert, I. H., Read, K. D., Fairlamb, A. H., Ferguson, M. A., Smith, D. F. and Wyatt, P. G. (2010) N-myristoyltransferase inhibitors as new leads to treat sleeping sickness. Nature, 464, 728-732.

Gleeson, D. B., Melville, K., McDermott, F., Clipson, N. and Gadd, G. M. (2010) Molecular characterization of funal communities in standstone. Geomicrobiology Journal, 27, 559-571.

Guymer, D., Maillard, J., Agacan, M. F., Brearley, C. A. and Sargent, F. (2010) Intrinsic GTPase activity of a bacterial twin-arginine translocation proofreading chaperone induced by domain swapping. FEBS J, 277, 511-525.

Hong, J. W., Fomina, M. and Gadd, G. M. (2010) F-RISA fungal clones as potential bioindicators of organic and metal contamination in soil. J Appl Microbiol, 109, 415-430.

Hong, J. W., Park, J. Y., Fomina, M. and Gadd, G. M. (2010) Development and optimization of an 18S rRNA-based oligonucleotide microarray for the fungal order Eurotiales. J Appl Microbiol, 108, 985-997.

Hong, J. W., Park, J. Y. and Gadd, G. M. (2010) Pyrene degradation and copper and zinc uptake by Fusarium solani and Hypocrea lixii isolated from petrol station soil. J Appl Microbiol, 108, 2030-2040.

Hurtado-Guerrero, R., Zusman, T., Pathak, S., Ibrahim, A. F., Shepherd, S., Prescott, A., Segal, G. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) Molecular mechanism of elongation factor 1A inhibition by a Legionella pneumophila glycosyltransferase. Biochem J, 426, 281-292.

Joshi, M. V., Mann, S. G., Antelmann, H., Widdick, D. A., Fyans, J. K., Chandra, G., Hutchings, M. I., Toth, I., Hecker, M., Loria, R. and Palmer, T. (2010) The twin arginine protein transport pathway exports multiple virulence proteins in the plant pathogen Streptomyces scabies. Mol Microbiol, 77, 252-271.

Kiley, T. B. and Stanley-Wall, N. R. (2010) Post-translational control of Bacillus subtilis biofilm formation mediated by tyrosine phosphorylation. Mol Microbiol, 78, 947-963.

Lamoureux, G., Javelle, A., Baday, S., Wang, S. and Berneche, S. (2010) Transport mechanisms in the ammonium transporter family. Transfus Clin Biol, 17, 168-175.

Lukey, M. J., Parkin, A., Roessler, M. M., Murphy, B. J., Harmer, J., Palmer, T., Sargent, F. and Armstrong, F. A. (2010) How Escherichia coli is equipped to oxidize hydrogen under different redox conditions. J Biol Chem, 285, 3928-3938.

Murray, E. J. and Stanley-Wall, N. R. (2010) The sensitivity of Bacillus subtilis to diverse antimicrobial compounds is influenced by Abh. Arch Microbiol, 192, 1059-1067.

Orozco, R. L., Redwood, M. D., Yong, P., Caldelari, I., Sargent, F. and Macaskie, L. E. (2010) Towards an integrated system for bio-energy: hydrogen production by Escherichia coli and use of palladium-coated waste cells for electricity generation in a fuel cell. Biotechnol Lett, 32, 1837-1845.

Palmer, T., Berks, B. C. and Sargent, F. (2010) Analysis of Tat targeting function and twin-arginine signal peptide activity in Escherichia coli. Methods Mol Biol, 619, 191-216.

Rush, C. L., Schuttelkopf, A. W., Hurtado-Guerrero, R., Blair, D. E., Ibrahim, A. F., Desvergnes, S., Eggleston, I. M. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) Natural product-guided discovery of a fungal chitinase inhibitor. Chem Biol, 17, 1275-1281.

Schimpl, M., Schuttelkopf, A. W., Borodkin, V. S. and van Aalten, D. M. (2010) Human OGA binds substrates in a conserved peptide recognition groove. Biochem J, 432, 1-7.

Schuttelkopf, A. W., Gros, L., Blair, D. E., Frearson, J. A., van Aalten, D. M. and Gilbert, I. H. (2010) Acetazolamide-based fungal chitinase inhibitors. Bioorg Med Chem, 18, 8334-8340.

Thompson, B. J., Widdick, D. A., Hicks, M. G., Chandra, G., Sutcliffe, I. C., Palmer, T. and Hutchings, M. I. (2010) Investigating lipoprotein biogenesis and function in the model Gram-positive bacterium Streptomyces coelicolor. Mol Microbiol.