Girish S Kirimanjeswara


Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA


  1. Goralski T, Dewan K, Alumasa J, Avanzato V, Place D, Markley R, et al. Inhibitors of Ribosome Rescue Arrest Growth of Francisella tularensis at All Stages of Intracellular Replication. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016;60:3276-82 pubmed publisher
    ..These results demonstrate that ribosome rescue is required for F. tularensis growth at all stages of its infection cycle and suggest that KKL-10 and KKL-40 are good lead compounds for antibiotic development. ..
  2. Williamson D, Dewan K, Patel T, Wastella C, Ning G, Kirimanjeswara G. A Single Mechanosensitive Channel Protects Francisella tularensis subsp. holarctica from Hypoosmotic Shock and Promotes Survival in the Aquatic Environment. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2018;84: pubmed publisher
    ..These findings extend our understanding of the aquatic cycle and ecological persistence of F. tularensis, with further implications for mechanosensitive channel biology. ..