GORDON LEE ARCHER

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Characterization of DNA sequences required for the CcrAB-mediated integration of staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec, a Staphylococcus aureus genomic island
    Lei Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:486-98. 2012
  2. pmc Spontaneous staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec element excision in Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriers
    Sam Boundy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:469-71. 2012
  3. pmc Roles of CcrA and CcrB in excision and integration of staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec, a Staphylococcus aureus genomic island
    Lei Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, 1112 East Clay Street, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:3204-12. 2010

Collaborators

  • Lei Wang
  • Sam Boundy
  • Carly Fairbanks
  • Qixun Zhao
  • Lauren Folgosa
  • Michael Climo

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Characterization of DNA sequences required for the CcrAB-mediated integration of staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec, a Staphylococcus aureus genomic island
    Lei Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:486-98. 2012
    ..This sequence specificity may play a role in the epidemiology of SCCmec acquisition...
  2. pmc Spontaneous staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec element excision in Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriers
    Sam Boundy
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:469-71. 2012
    ..However, in two patients, the strains were identical except for the absence of spontaneous staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec (SCCmec). We consider this evidence of spontaneous SCCmec excision in vivo...
  3. pmc Roles of CcrA and CcrB in excision and integration of staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec, a Staphylococcus aureus genomic island
    Lei Wang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, 1112 East Clay Street, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:3204-12. 2010
    ..Thus, while CcrB binds DNA, interaction between CcrA and CcrB, in a precise ratio, is required for attB site-specific excision and SCCmec chromosomal insertion...