Affiliation: University of Iowa
- Chemotaxis-like regulatory systems: unique roles in diverse bacteriaJohn R Kirby
Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
Annu Rev Microbiol 63:45-59. 2009..Extensive research has provided a perspective on TCS signaling and indicates that variation and diversity for the standard two-component system are predominant in the microbial world...
- Deciphering the hunting strategy of a bacterial wolfpackJames E Berleman
Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
FEMS Microbiol Rev 33:942-57. 2009..We will also examine our understanding of microbial predator-prey relationships and the prospects for how bacterial predation mechanisms can be exploited to generate new antimicrobial technologies...
- Predataxis behavior in Myxococcus xanthusJames E Berleman
Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, 51 Newton Road, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:17127-32. 2008..These data indicate that the transition to an organized multicellular state during predation in M. xanthus relies on the tactic behavior of individual cells, mediated by a Che-like signal transduction pathway...
- Chemosensory Regulation of Bacterial Gene ExpressionJohn Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..