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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Recent Publications from the Camilli Lab

Sekulovic O, Bourgeois J, Shen A, Camilli A. 2019. Expanding the repertoire of conservative site-specific recombination in Clostridioides difficile. Anaerobe Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Duncan MC, Gillette RK, Maglasang MA, Corn EA, Tai AK, Lazinski DW, Shanks RMQ, Kadouri DE, Camilli A. 2019. High-Throughput Analysis of Gene Function in the Bacterial Predator Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus. MBio 10(3). pii: e01040-19. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01040-19. Abstract

Silva-Valenzuela CA, Camilli A. 2019. Niche adaptation limits bacteriophage predation of Vibrio cholerae in a nutrient-poor aquatic environment. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 116: 1627-1632. Abstract

Chakraborty S, Mentzer AV, Begum YA, Manzur M, Hasan M, Ghosh AN, Hossain MA, Camilli A, Qadri F. 2018. Phenotypic and genomic analyses of bacteriophages targeting environmental and clinical CS3-expressing enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) strains. PLoS One 13: e0209357. Abstract

Duncan MC, Forbes JC, Nguyen Y, Shull LM, Gillette RK, Lazinski DW, Ali A, Shanks RMQ, Kadouri DE, Camilli A. 2018. Vibrio cholerae motility exerts drag force to impede attack by the bacterial predator Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus. Nat Commun. 9: 4757. Abstract

Ching C, Yang B, Onwubueke C, Lazinski D, Camilli A, Godoy VG. 2018. Lon protease has multifaceted biological functions in Acinetobacter baumannii. J Bacteriol. 201: 3471. Abstract

Shull LM, Camilli A. 2018. Transposon sequencing of Vibrio cholerae in the infant rabbit model of cholera. Methods Mol Biol. 1839: 103-116. Abstract

Manneh-Roussel J, Haycocks JRJ, Magán A, Perez-Soto N, Voelz K, Camilli A, Krachler AM, Grainger DC. 2018. cAMP Receptor Protein Controls Vibrio cholerae Gene Expression in Response to Host Colonization. mBio 9(4). pii: e00966-18. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00966-18. Abstract

Reyes-Robles T, Dillard RS, Cairns LS, Silva-Valenzuela CA, Housman M, Ali A, Wright ER, Camilli A. 2018. Vibrio cholerae outer membrane vesicles inhibit bacteriophage infection. J Bacteriol. 200: e00792-17. Abstract

Bou Ghanem EN, Maung NHT, Siwapornchai N, Goodwin AE, Clark S, Muñoz-Elías EJ, Camilli A, Gerstein RM, Leong JM. 2018. Nasopharyngeal exposure to Streptococcus pneumoniae induces extended age-dependent protection against pulmonary infection mediated by antibodies and CD138+ cells. J Immunol. 200: 3739-3751. Abstract

Sekulovic O, Mathias Garrett E, Bourgeois J, Tamayo R, Shen A, Camilli A. Genome-wide detection of conservative site-specific recombination in bacteria. PLoS Genet. 14: e10007332. Abstract

Molina-Quiroz RC, Silva-Valenzuela C, Brewster J, Castro-Nallar E, Levy SB, Camilli A. 2018. Cyclic AMP regulates bacterial persistence through repression of the oxidative stress response and SOS-dependent DNA repair in uropathogenic Escherichia coli. MBio 9 (1). Abstract

Silva-Valenzuela CA, Lazinski DW, Kahne SC, Nguyen Y, Molina-Quiroz RC, Camilli A. 2017. Growth arrest and a persister state enable resistance to osmotic shock and facilitate dissemination of Vibrio cholerae. ISME J. 11: 2718-2728. Abstract

Yen M, Camilli A. 2017. Mechanisms of the evolutionary arms race between Vibrio cholerae and Vibriophage clinical isolates. Int Microbiol. 20: 116-120.  Abstract

Li P, Kinch LN, Ray A, Dalia AB, Cong Q, Nunan LM, Camilli A, Grishin NV, Salomon D, Orth K. 2017. Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease (AHPND)-causing Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains maintain an antibacterial Type VI Secretion System with versatile effector repertoires. Appl Environ Microbiol. 83(13). pii: e00737-1.  Abstract

Yen M, Cairns LS, Camilli A. 2017. A cocktail of three virulent bacteriophages prevents Vibrio cholerae infection in animal models. Nat Commun. 8: 14187. Abstract

Wang Z, Lazinski DW, Camilli A. 2016. Immunity Provided by an outer membrane vesicle cholera vaccine is due to O-antigen-specific antibodies inhibiting bacterial motility. Infect Immun. 85: pii: e00626-16. Abstract

Molina-Quiroz RC, Lazinski DW, Camilli A, Levy SB. 2016. Transposon-sequencing analysis unveils novel genes involved in the generation of persister cells in uropathogenic Escherichia coli. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 60: 6907-6910.  Abstract

Fleming E, Camilli A. 2016. ManLMN is a glucose transporter and central metabolic regulator in Streptococcus pneumoniae. Mol Microbiol. 102: 467-487.  Abstract

Troy EB, Lin T, Gao L, Lazinski DW, Lundt M, Camilli A, Norris SJ, Hu LT. 2016. Global Tn-seq analysis of carbohydrate utilization and vertebrate infectivity of Borrelia burgdorferi. Mol Microbiol. 101: 1003-1023.  Abstract

Curtis A, Blackburn JK, Smiley SL, Yen M, Camilli A, Alam MT, Ali A, Morris JG. 2016. Mapping to support fine scale epidemiological cholera investigations: A case study of spatial video in Haiti. Int J Environ Res Public Health 13 (2).  Abstract

McDonough E, Kamp H, Camilli A. 2015 Vibrio cholerae phosphatases required for the utilization of nucleotides and extracellular DNA as phosphate sources. Mol Microbiol. 99: 453-469.  Abstract

Dalia AB, Seed KD, Calderwood SB, Camilli A. 2015. A globally distributed mobile genetic element inhibits natural transformation of Vibrio cholerae. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 112: 10485-10490.  Abstract

Greene NG, Narciso AR, Filipe SR, Camilli A. 2015. Peptidoglycan branched stem peptides contribute to Streptococcus pneumoniae virulence by inhibiting pneumolysin release. PLoS Pathog. 11: e1004996. Abstract

Fleming E, Lazinski DW, Camilli A. 2015. Carbon catabolite repression by seryl phosphorylated HPr is essential to Streptococcus pneumoniae in carbohydrate rich environments. Mol Microbiol. 6: e00078-15. Abstract

Shan Y, Lazinski D, Rowe S, Camilli A, Lewis K. 2015. Genetic basis of persistent tolerance to aminoglycosides in Escherichia coli. MBio 6: e00078-15. Abstract

Mitchell SL, Ismail AM, Kenrick SA, Camilli A. 2015. The VieB auxiliary protein negatively regulates the VieSA signal transduction system in Vibrio cholerae BMC Microbiol. 15: 387. Abstract

Shainheit MG, Valentino MD, Gilmore MS, Camilli A. 2015. Mutations in pneumococcal cpsE generated via in vitro serial passaging reveals a potential mechanism of reduced encapsulation utilized by a conjunctival isolate. J Bacteriol. 197: 1781-1791. Abstract

Karmakar M, Katsnelson M, Malak HA, Greene NG, Howell SJ, Hise AG, Camilli A, Kadioglu A, Dubyak GR, Pearlman E. 2015. Neutrophil IL-1β processing induced by pneumolysin is mediated by the NLRP3/ASC inflammasome and caspase-1 activation and is dependent on K+ efflux. J Immunol. 194: 1763-1775. Abstract