Nicola J Beresford

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Medical Research
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A new family of phosphoinositide phosphatases in microorganisms: identification and biochemical analysis
    Nicola J Beresford
    Faculty of Life Sciences, Michael Smith Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PT, UK
    BMC Genomics 11:457. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Inhibition of MptpB phosphatase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis impairs mycobacterial survival in macrophages
    Nicola J Beresford
    University of Manchester, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:928-36. 2009

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc A new family of phosphoinositide phosphatases in microorganisms: identification and biochemical analysis
    Nicola J Beresford
    Faculty of Life Sciences, Michael Smith Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PT, UK
    BMC Genomics 11:457. 2010
    ..We used this P-loop signature as a "diagnostic motif" to identify related putative phosphatases with phosphoinositide activity in other organisms...
  2. doi request reprint Inhibition of MptpB phosphatase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis impairs mycobacterial survival in macrophages
    Nicola J Beresford
    University of Manchester, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:928-36. 2009
    ..tuberculosis and contributes to its survival within host macrophages. The aim of this study was to identify potent selective inhibitors of MptpB and to determine the efficacy of these compounds in mycobacterium-infected macrophages...