Karin L Meibom

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc The Vibrio cholerae chitin utilization program
    Karin L Meibom
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:2524-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Chitin induces natural competence in Vibrio cholerae
    Karin L Meibom
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, and Stanford Institute for the Environment, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 310:1824-7. 2005
  3. doi request reprint The heat-shock protein ClpB of Francisella tularensis is involved in stress tolerance and is required for multiplication in target organs of infected mice
    Karin L Meibom
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Paris F 75015, France
    Mol Microbiol 67:1384-401. 2008
  4. pmc Glutathione provides a source of cysteine essential for intracellular multiplication of Francisella tularensis
    Khaled Alkhuder
    Universite Paris Descartes, France
    PLoS Pathog 5:e1000284. 2009
  5. pmc Identification of trkH, encoding a potassium uptake protein required for Francisella tularensis systemic dissemination in mice
    Khaled Alkhuder
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e8966. 2010
  6. pmc Pivotal role of the Francisella tularensis heat-shock sigma factor RpoH
    Nathalie Grall
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, F 75015 Paris, France
    Microbiology 155:2560-72. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Loops and networks in control of Francisella tularensis virulence
    Karin L Meibom
    INSERM U570, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, 75730, Paris Cedex 15, France
    Future Microbiol 4:713-29. 2009
  8. pmc Identification of a novel small RNA modulating Francisella tularensis pathogenicity
    Guillaume Postic
    INSERM U1002, Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Faculte de Medecine, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e41999. 2012
  9. pmc Role of the wbt locus of Francisella tularensis in lipopolysaccharide O-antigen biogenesis and pathogenicity
    Catherine Raynaud
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Paris F 75015, France
    Infect Immun 75:536-41. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The unraveling panoply of Francisella tularensis virulence attributes
    Karin L Meibom
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Curr Opin Microbiol 13:11-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc The Vibrio cholerae chitin utilization program
    Karin L Meibom
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:2524-9. 2004
    ..Collectively, these results provide a global portrait of a complex, multistage V. cholerae program for the efficient utilization of chitin...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chitin induces natural competence in Vibrio cholerae
    Karin L Meibom
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, and Stanford Institute for the Environment, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Science 310:1824-7. 2005
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  3. doi request reprint The heat-shock protein ClpB of Francisella tularensis is involved in stress tolerance and is required for multiplication in target organs of infected mice
    Karin L Meibom
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Paris F 75015, France
    Mol Microbiol 67:1384-401. 2008
    ..The crucial role of ClpB for in vivo persistence of Francisella may be linked to its assumed function in reactivation of aggregated proteins under in vivo stress conditions...
  4. pmc Glutathione provides a source of cysteine essential for intracellular multiplication of Francisella tularensis
    Khaled Alkhuder
    Universite Paris Descartes, France
    PLoS Pathog 5:e1000284. 2009
    ..Thus, the capacity this intracellular bacterial pathogen has evolved to utilize the available GSH, as a source of cysteine in the host cytosol, constitutes a paradigm of bacteria-host adaptation...
  5. pmc Identification of trkH, encoding a potassium uptake protein required for Francisella tularensis systemic dissemination in mice
    Khaled Alkhuder
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e8966. 2010
    ..tularensis infectious cycle. More generally, potassium could constitute an important mineral nutrient involved in other diseases linked to systemic dissemination of bacterial pathogens...
  6. pmc Pivotal role of the Francisella tularensis heat-shock sigma factor RpoH
    Nathalie Grall
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, F 75015 Paris, France
    Microbiology 155:2560-72. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that RpoH is an essential protein of F. tularensis, and positively regulates a subset of genes involved in the heat-shock response...
  7. doi request reprint Loops and networks in control of Francisella tularensis virulence
    Karin L Meibom
    INSERM U570, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, 75730, Paris Cedex 15, France
    Future Microbiol 4:713-29. 2009
    ..The unraveling secrets of the regulatory cascades governing the regulation of virulence of F. tularensis will be discussed along with future challenges yet to be solved...
  8. pmc Identification of a novel small RNA modulating Francisella tularensis pathogenicity
    Guillaume Postic
    INSERM U1002, Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Faculte de Medecine, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e41999. 2012
    ..We further show that gene FTL_1293 is not required for F. tularensis virulence in vitro or in vivo, which indicates that another unidentified FtrC target modulates the virulence capacity of the bacterium...
  9. pmc Role of the wbt locus of Francisella tularensis in lipopolysaccharide O-antigen biogenesis and pathogenicity
    Catherine Raynaud
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculté de Médecine René Descartes, Paris F 75015, France
    Infect Immun 75:536-41. 2007
    ..Notably, this mutant afforded protection against a challenge against virulent LVS...
  10. doi request reprint The unraveling panoply of Francisella tularensis virulence attributes
    Karin L Meibom
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    Curr Opin Microbiol 13:11-7. 2010
    ..In this review, we will try to provide a comprehensive overview of the bacterial attributes, currently known-or suspected-to participate in F. tularensis virulence and will highlight the future challenges in F. tularensis research...