L Scott Forsberg

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Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Localization and structural analysis of a conserved pyruvylated epitope in Bacillus anthracis secondary cell wall polysaccharides and characterization of the galactose-deficient wall polysaccharide from avirulent B. anthracis CDC 684
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Glycobiology 22:1103-17. 2012
  2. pmc Secondary cell wall polysaccharides from Bacillus cereus strains G9241, 03BB87 and 03BB102 causing fatal pneumonia share similar glycosyl structures with the polysaccharides from Bacillus anthracis
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, USA
    Glycobiology 21:934-48. 2011
  3. pmc Characterization of galacturonosyl transferase genes rgtA, rgtB, rgtC, rgtD, and rgtE responsible for lipopolysaccharide synthesis in nitrogen-fixing endosymbiont Rhizobium leguminosarum: lipopolysaccharide core and lipid galacturonosyl residues confer me
    Dusty B Brown
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:935-49. 2012
  4. pmc The secondary cell wall polysaccharide of Bacillus anthracis provides the specific binding ligand for the C-terminal cell wall-binding domain of two phage endolysins, PlyL and PlyG
    Jhuma Ganguly
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Glycobiology 23:820-32. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Lipopolysaccharides in Rhizobium-legume symbioses
    Russell W Carlson
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, 315 Riverbend Rd, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Subcell Biochem 53:339-86. 2010
  6. pmc Structural characterization of the primary O-antigenic polysaccharide of the Rhizobium leguminosarum 3841 lipopolysaccharide and identification of a new 3-acetimidoylamino-3-deoxyhexuronic acid glycosyl component: a unique O-methylated glycan of uniform s
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30605, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:16037-50. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic locus and structural characterization of the biochemical defect in the O-antigenic polysaccharide of the symbiotically deficient Rhizobium etli mutant, CE166. Replacement of N-acetylquinovosamine with its hexosyl-4-ulose precursor
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:51347-59. 2003

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  1. pmc Localization and structural analysis of a conserved pyruvylated epitope in Bacillus anthracis secondary cell wall polysaccharides and characterization of the galactose-deficient wall polysaccharide from avirulent B. anthracis CDC 684
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Glycobiology 22:1103-17. 2012
    ..anthracis strains. These polysaccharides terminate in the sequence: (S)-4,6-O-(1-carboxyethylidene)-β-d-ManpNAc-(1 → 4)-[3-O-acetyl]-β-d-GlcpNAc-(1 → 6)-α-d-GlcpNH(2)-(1→...
  2. pmc Secondary cell wall polysaccharides from Bacillus cereus strains G9241, 03BB87 and 03BB102 causing fatal pneumonia share similar glycosyl structures with the polysaccharides from Bacillus anthracis
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, USA
    Glycobiology 21:934-48. 2011
    ..anthracis SCWPs. Both the B. anthracis and B. cereus SCWPs are pyruvylated, with an approximate molecular mass of ≈12,000 Da. The implications of these findings regarding pathogenicity and cell wall structure are discussed...
  3. pmc Characterization of galacturonosyl transferase genes rgtA, rgtB, rgtC, rgtD, and rgtE responsible for lipopolysaccharide synthesis in nitrogen-fixing endosymbiont Rhizobium leguminosarum: lipopolysaccharide core and lipid galacturonosyl residues confer me
    Dusty B Brown
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Biol Chem 287:935-49. 2012
    ..However, the rgtA, -B, and -C mutants were more resistant to PmxB, whereas the rgtD and E mutants were less resistant in comparison to the parent strain...
  4. pmc The secondary cell wall polysaccharide of Bacillus anthracis provides the specific binding ligand for the C-terminal cell wall-binding domain of two phage endolysins, PlyL and PlyG
    Jhuma Ganguly
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Glycobiology 23:820-32. 2013
    ..cereus G9241 with comparable affinities to SCWPBa. No detectable binding was found to the SCWPs from B. cereus ATCC (American Type Culture Collection) 10987 and ATCC 14579, thus demonstrating specificity of lysin binding to SCWPs...
  5. doi request reprint Lipopolysaccharides in Rhizobium-legume symbioses
    Russell W Carlson
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, 315 Riverbend Rd, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Subcell Biochem 53:339-86. 2010
    ..In this chapter, we describe the structures of the LPSs from symbiont members of the Rhizobiales, the genetics and mechanism of their biosynthesis, the modifications that occur during symbiosis, and their possible functions...
  6. pmc Structural characterization of the primary O-antigenic polysaccharide of the Rhizobium leguminosarum 3841 lipopolysaccharide and identification of a new 3-acetimidoylamino-3-deoxyhexuronic acid glycosyl component: a unique O-methylated glycan of uniform s
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30605, USA
    J Biol Chem 283:16037-50. 2008
    ..The unique 3-amino hexuronate residue, rhizoaminuronic acid, is an attractive candidate for selective inhibition of OPS synthesis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic locus and structural characterization of the biochemical defect in the O-antigenic polysaccharide of the symbiotically deficient Rhizobium etli mutant, CE166. Replacement of N-acetylquinovosamine with its hexosyl-4-ulose precursor
    L Scott Forsberg
    Complex Carbohydrate Research Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:51347-59. 2003
    ..A hypothesis to be tested in future work is that lpsQ encodes UDP-2-acetamido-2,6-dideoxyhexosyl-4-ulose reductase, the second step in the synthesis of UDP-QuiNAc from UDP-GlcNAc...