- Lipid acquisition by intracellular ChlamydiaeCherilyn A Elwell
Departments of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Cell Microbiol 14:1010-8. 2012..In this review, we highlight recent findings that have significantly expanded our understanding of how Chlamydia exploit lipid trafficking pathways to ensure the survival of this important human pathogen...
- Chlamydia trachomatis co-opts GBF1 and CERT to acquire host sphingomyelin for distinct roles during intracellular developmentCherilyn A Elwell
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS Pathog 7:e1002198. 2011..Our results reveal a novel mechanism by which an intracellular pathogen redirects SM biosynthesis to its replicative niche...
- Species-specific interactions of Src family tyrosine kinases regulate Chlamydia intracellular growth and traffickingCherilyn A Elwell
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
MBio 2:e00082-11. 2011..In this commentary, we briefly review the role of SFKs in bacterial pathogenesis and highlight new work on the role of SFKs during the intracellular cycle of Chlamydia species...