Felipe Cava

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Emerging knowledge of regulatory roles of D-amino acids in bacteria
    Felipe Cava
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cell Mol Life Sci 68:817-31. 2011
  2. pmc Distinct pathways for modification of the bacterial cell wall by non-canonical D-amino acids
    Felipe Cava
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and HHMI, Boston, MA, USA
    EMBO J 30:3442-53. 2011
  3. pmc Substrate specificity of an elongation-specific peptidoglycan endopeptidase and its implications for cell wall architecture and growth of Vibrio cholerae
    Tobias Dörr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Mol Microbiol 89:949-62. 2013
  4. pmc D-amino acids govern stationary phase cell wall remodeling in bacteria
    Hubert Lam
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 325:1552-5. 2009
  5. pmc Differential requirement for PBP1a and PBP1b in in vivo and in vitro fitness of Vibrio cholerae
    Tobias Dörr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School and HHMI, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Infect Immun 82:2115-24. 2014
  6. pmc A novel peptidoglycan binding protein crucial for PBP1A-mediated cell wall biogenesis in Vibrio cholerae
    Tobias Dörr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 10:e1004433. 2014

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Emerging knowledge of regulatory roles of D-amino acids in bacteria
    Felipe Cava
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cell Mol Life Sci 68:817-31. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Distinct pathways for modification of the bacterial cell wall by non-canonical D-amino acids
    Felipe Cava
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and HHMI, Boston, MA, USA
    EMBO J 30:3442-53. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Substrate specificity of an elongation-specific peptidoglycan endopeptidase and its implications for cell wall architecture and growth of Vibrio cholerae
    Tobias Dörr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Mol Microbiol 89:949-62. 2013
    ..ShyA's substrate-dependent activity may contribute to selection of cleavage sites in PG, whose implications for the process of side-wall growth are discussed. ..
  4. pmc D-amino acids govern stationary phase cell wall remodeling in bacteria
    Hubert Lam
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Science 325:1552-5. 2009
    ..Thus, synthesis of D-amino acids may be a common strategy for bacteria to adapt to changing environmental conditions...
  5. pmc Differential requirement for PBP1a and PBP1b in in vivo and in vitro fitness of Vibrio cholerae
    Tobias Dörr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School and HHMI, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Infect Immun 82:2115-24. 2014
    ..Thus, at least for V. cholerae PBP1a pathway mutants, the growth phase of the inoculum is a key modulator of infectivity. ..
  6. pmc A novel peptidoglycan binding protein crucial for PBP1A-mediated cell wall biogenesis in Vibrio cholerae
    Tobias Dörr
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 10:e1004433. 2014
    ..cholerae can be overcome either by augmenting PG synthesis or by reducing PG degradation, thereby highlighting the importance of balancing these two processes for bacterial survival. ..