Kimberly B Decker

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Bordetella pertussis model of exquisite gene control by the global transcription factor BvgA
    Kimberly B Decker
    Gene Expression and Regulation Section, Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Microbiology 158:1665-76. 2012
  2. pmc Different requirements for σ Region 4 in BvgA activation of the Bordetella pertussis promoters P(fim3) and P(fhaB)
    Kimberly B Decker
    Gene Expression and Regulation Section, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Mol Biol 409:692-709. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Transcription regulation at the core: similarities among bacterial, archaeal, and eukaryotic RNA polymerases
    Kimberly B Decker
    Unit on Microbial Pathogenesis, Cell Biology and Metabolism Program, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892
    Annu Rev Microbiol 67:113-39. 2013

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Publications3

  1. pmc The Bordetella pertussis model of exquisite gene control by the global transcription factor BvgA
    Kimberly B Decker
    Gene Expression and Regulation Section, Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Microbiology 158:1665-76. 2012
    ..pertussis, which is highly clonal and lacks the extensive genetic diversity observed in many other bacterial pathogens, has been highly successful as an obligate human pathogen...
  2. pmc Different requirements for σ Region 4 in BvgA activation of the Bordetella pertussis promoters P(fim3) and P(fhaB)
    Kimberly B Decker
    Gene Expression and Regulation Section, Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Mol Biol 409:692-709. 2011
    ..Molecular modeling suggests how BvgA, σ Region 4, and α might coexist within this DNA in a conformation that suggests a novel mechanism of activation...
  3. doi request reprint Transcription regulation at the core: similarities among bacterial, archaeal, and eukaryotic RNA polymerases
    Kimberly B Decker
    Unit on Microbial Pathogenesis, Cell Biology and Metabolism Program, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892
    Annu Rev Microbiol 67:113-39. 2013
    ..Here we examine the details of core promoter recognition in bacteria that reveal the transcriptional similarities throughout biology. ..