Ghalayani Esfahani A, Lazazzera B, Draghi L, Farè S, Chiesa R, De Nardo L, Billi F. 2018. Bactericidal activity of gallium-doped chitosan coatings against staphylococcal infection. J Appl Microbiol. doi: 10.1111/jam.14133
Kermgard E.*, Z. Yang*, A. M. Michel*, R. Simari, J. Wong*, M. Ibba, and B.A. Lazazzera. 2017. Quality Control by Isoleucyl-tRNA Synthetase of Bacillus subtilis Is Required for Efficient Sporulation. Scientific Reports 7:41763. doi: 10.1038/srep41763.
Hoover S.E., A.J. Perez*, H.C. Tsui, D. Sinha, D.L. Smiley, R.D. DiMarchi, M.E. Winkler, and B.A. Lazazzera. 2015. A new quorum-sensing system (TprA/PhrA) for Streptococcus pneumoniae D39 that regulates a lantibiotic biosynthesis gene cluster. Molecular Microbiology 9:229-43.
Bullwinkle T.J., N.M. Reynolds, M. Raina, A. Moghal, E. Matsa, A. Rajkovic, H. Kayadibi, F. Fazlollahi, C. Ryan, N. Howitz, K.F. Faull, B.A. Lazazzera, and M. Ibba. 2014. Oxidation of cellular amino acid pools leads to cytotoxic mistranslation of the genetic code. eLife doi: 10.7554/eLife.02501
Terra R., N.R. Stanley-Wall, C. Guoqiang, and B.A. Lazazzera. 2012. Identification of Bacillus subtilis SipW as a bifunctional signal peptidase that controls surface-adhered biofilm formation. J Bacteriology 194:2781-90. (This research was featured in a commentary in the same issue of the journal.)
Anderson, T.D., S.A. Robson, X.W. Jiang, G.R. Malmirchegini, B.A. Lazazzera, and R.T. Clubb. 2011. Assembly of Minicellulosomes on the Surface of Bacillus subtilis. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77:4849-58.
Pottathil, M., A. Jung, and B.A. Lazazzera. 2008. CSF, a species-specific extracellular signaling peptide for communication among strains of Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus mojavensis. Journal of Bacteriology 190:4095-9.
Lanigan-Gerdes, S., G. Briceno, A.N. Dooley, K.F. Faull, and B.A. Lazazzera. 2008. Identification of Residues Important for Cleavage of the Extracellular Signaling Peptide, CSF, of B. subtilis From Its’ Precursor Protein. J. Bacteriology 190:6668-75.
Lanigan-Gerdes S, Dooley AN, Faull KF, Lazazzera BA Identification of subtilisin, Epr and Vpr as enzymes that produce CSF, an extracellular signalling peptide of Bacillus subtilis. Molecular Microbiology. 2007; 65: 1321-33.
Stanley, N.R. and B.A. Lazazzera. 2005. Defining the genetic differences between wild and domestic strains of Bacillus subtilis that affect poly-g-DL-glutamic acid production and biofilm formation. Molecular Microbiology 57:1143-1158.
Stanley, N.R., R. Britton, A.D. Grossman, and B.A. Lazazzera. 2003. Identification of catabolite repression as a physiological regulator of biofilm formation by Bacillus subtilis using DNA microarrays. Journal of Bacteriology 185:1951-1957.
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