Hélène Louvel

Summary

Affiliation: Institut Pasteur
Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Heme rescues a two-component system Leptospira biflexa mutant
    Hélène Louvel
    Unité de Biologie des Spirochètes, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    BMC Microbiol 8:25. 2008
  2. pmc Random insertional mutagenesis of Leptospira interrogans, the agent of leptospirosis, using a mariner transposon
    Pascale Bourhy
    Laboratoire des Spirochètes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Bacteriol 187:3255-8. 2005
  3. pmc Isolation and characterization of FecA- and FeoB-mediated iron acquisition systems of the spirochete Leptospira biflexa by random insertional mutagenesis
    Hélène Louvel
    Laboratoire des Spirochètes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Bacteriol 187:3249-54. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic manipulation of Leptospira biflexa
    Hélène Louvel
    Unité de Biologie des Spirochètes Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Curr Protoc Microbiol . 2007

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Publications4

  1. pmc Heme rescues a two-component system Leptospira biflexa mutant
    Hélène Louvel
    Unité de Biologie des Spirochètes, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    BMC Microbiol 8:25. 2008
    ..Heme is typically a major iron source for bacteria, but little is known about how bacteria of the Leptospira genus, composed of both saprophytic and pathogenic species, access heme...
  2. pmc Random insertional mutagenesis of Leptospira interrogans, the agent of leptospirosis, using a mariner transposon
    Pascale Bourhy
    Laboratoire des Spirochètes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Bacteriol 187:3255-8. 2005
    ..interrogans mutants. This approach of transposon mutagenesis will be useful for understanding the spirochetal physiology and the pathogenic mechanisms of Leptospira, which remain largely unknown...
  3. pmc Isolation and characterization of FecA- and FeoB-mediated iron acquisition systems of the spirochete Leptospira biflexa by random insertional mutagenesis
    Hélène Louvel
    Laboratoire des Spirochètes, Institut Pasteur, 28 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
    J Bacteriol 187:3249-54. 2005
    ..These results confirm the importance of iron for the growth of Leptospira and its ability to use multiple iron sources...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic manipulation of Leptospira biflexa
    Hélène Louvel
    Unité de Biologie des Spirochètes Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Curr Protoc Microbiol . 2007
    ..biflexa has been developed. These studies enable the use of L. biflexa as a model bacterium among spirochetes...