Franco D Menozzi

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Affiliation: Institut Pasteur de Lille
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi Interaction of human Tamm-Horsfall glycoprotein with Bordetella pertussis toxin
    Franco D Menozzi
    Institut Pasteur de Lille, INSERM U447, Mécanismes Moléculaires de la Pathogénie Microbienne, 1 rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Microbiology 148:1193-201. 2002
  2. ncbi Enhanced bacterial virulence through exploitation of host glycosaminoglycans
    Franco D Menozzi
    INSERM IPL U 447, Institut Pasteur de Lille, France
    Mol Microbiol 43:1379-86. 2002
  3. ncbi Genetic exchange of the S2 and S3 subunits in pertussis toxin
    Dominique Raze
    INSERM U629, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Mol Microbiol 60:1241-50. 2006
  4. ncbi Characterization of a Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii high molecular weight secreted killer toxin with broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity
    Cyril Guyard
    Département de Microbiologie des Ecosystèmes, IFR17, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue Calmette, BP 245, 59019 Lille, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 49:961-71. 2002
  5. ncbi Mycobacterium tuberculosis heparin-binding haemagglutinin adhesin (HBHA) triggers receptor-mediated transcytosis without altering the integrity of tight junctions
    Franco D Menozzi
    INSERM, U629, Mécanismes Moléculaires de la Pathogénie Microbienne, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1, rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Microbes Infect 8:1-9. 2006
  6. ncbi Cloning and characterization of WMSU1, a Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii gene encoding a new yeast SUN protein involved in the cell wall structure
    Cyril Guyard
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue Calmette, BP 245, 59019 Lille, France
    Yeast 19:1127-38. 2002
  7. pmc Involvement of [beta]-glucans in the wide-spectrum antimicrobial activity of Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii MUCL 41968 killer toxin
    Cyril Guyard
    Mol Med 8:686-94. 2002
  8. ncbi Ethambutol-induced alterations in Mycobacterium bovis BCG imaged by atomic force microscopy
    Claire Verbelen
    Unite de Chimie des Interfaces, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 264:192-7. 2006
  9. ncbi Enzymatic methylation of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis heparin-binding haemagglutinin
    Hélène Host
    INSERM U629, Lille, France
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 268:144-50. 2007

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Publications9

  1. ncbi Interaction of human Tamm-Horsfall glycoprotein with Bordetella pertussis toxin
    Franco D Menozzi
    Institut Pasteur de Lille, INSERM U447, Mécanismes Moléculaires de la Pathogénie Microbienne, 1 rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Microbiology 148:1193-201. 2002
    ..These observations suggest that besides its anti-adherence activity, THP may also trap toxins produced by pathogenic bacteria that colonize mucosal surfaces...
  2. ncbi Enhanced bacterial virulence through exploitation of host glycosaminoglycans
    Franco D Menozzi
    INSERM IPL U 447, Institut Pasteur de Lille, France
    Mol Microbiol 43:1379-86. 2002
    ..The exploitation of PGs by pathogenic bacteria is thus a multifaceted mechanistic process directly related to the potential virulence of a number of microorganisms...
  3. ncbi Genetic exchange of the S2 and S3 subunits in pertussis toxin
    Dominique Raze
    INSERM U629, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Mol Microbiol 60:1241-50. 2006
    ..These toxin analogues constitute thus interesting probes for the study of cellular functions, in particular immune cell functions, for which natural PTX has already shown its usefulness...
  4. ncbi Characterization of a Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii high molecular weight secreted killer toxin with broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity
    Cyril Guyard
    Département de Microbiologie des Ecosystèmes, IFR17, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue Calmette, BP 245, 59019 Lille, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 49:961-71. 2002
    ..These findings indicate that WmKT is a novel killer toxin whose molecular characterization may lead to the development of new wide-spectrum antimicrobial compounds...
  5. ncbi Mycobacterium tuberculosis heparin-binding haemagglutinin adhesin (HBHA) triggers receptor-mediated transcytosis without altering the integrity of tight junctions
    Franco D Menozzi
    INSERM, U629, Mécanismes Moléculaires de la Pathogénie Microbienne, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1, rue du Professeur Calmette, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Microbes Infect 8:1-9. 2006
    ..tuberculosis...
  6. ncbi Cloning and characterization of WMSU1, a Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii gene encoding a new yeast SUN protein involved in the cell wall structure
    Cyril Guyard
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Institut Pasteur de Lille, 1 rue Calmette, BP 245, 59019 Lille, France
    Yeast 19:1127-38. 2002
    ..Scanning electron microscopy analysis of a recombinant S. cerevisiae producing Wmsu1p showed that this strain exhibited an altered cell wall, thus pointing to a probable role of this protein in the cell wall structure...
  7. pmc Involvement of [beta]-glucans in the wide-spectrum antimicrobial activity of Williopsis saturnus var. mrakii MUCL 41968 killer toxin
    Cyril Guyard
    Mol Med 8:686-94. 2002
    ..Indeed, Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains sensitive to the toxin become resistant when mutated in their beta-glucan synthesis pathway...
  8. ncbi Ethambutol-induced alterations in Mycobacterium bovis BCG imaged by atomic force microscopy
    Claire Verbelen
    Unite de Chimie des Interfaces, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 264:192-7. 2006
    ..These noninvasive ultrastructural investigations provide novel information on the macromolecular architecture of the mycobacterial envelope as well as into the destructuring effects of ethambutol...
  9. ncbi Enzymatic methylation of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis heparin-binding haemagglutinin
    Hélène Host
    INSERM U629, Lille, France
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 268:144-50. 2007
    ..Using recombinant hybrid molecules as acceptor substrates, it was found that the N-terminal domain of HBHA is not required for recognition by the HBHA-methyltransferase(s), although it is required for in vivo methylation...