Affiliation: University of Oxford
- Genomic islands: tools of bacterial horizontal gene transfer and evolutionMario Juhas
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
FEMS Microbiol Rev 33:376-93. 2009..Depending on the composition of gene modules, the same type of GEIs can promote survival of pathogenic as well as environmental bacteria...
- Type IV secretion systems: tools of bacterial horizontal gene transfer and virulenceMario Juhas
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
Cell Microbiol 10:2377-86. 2008..The most recently described GI type T4SSs play a key role in the horizontal transfer of a wide variety of genomic islands derived from a broad spectrum of bacterial strains...
- Novel type IV secretion system involved in propagation of genomic islandsMario Juhas
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Oxford, Headington, OX3 9DU Oxford, United Kingdom
J Bacteriol 189:761-71. 2007..Moreover, the expression of this T4SS was found to be positively regulated by one of its components, the tfc24 gene. We concluded that this gene cluster represents a novel family of T4SSs involved in propagation of genomic islands...
- Sequence and functional analyses of Haemophilus spp. genomic islandsMario Juhas
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, NDCLS, University of Oxford, Headley Way, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
Genome Biol 8:R237. 2007..More clarity comes from this comparative analysis of seven complete sequences of the ICEHin1056 genomic island subfamily...
- Identification of another module involved in the horizontal transfer of the Haemophilus genomic island ICEHin1056Mario Juhas
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, NDCLS, University of Oxford, OX3 9DU, UK
Plasmid 70:277-83. 2013....
- Quorum sensing: the power of cooperation in the world of PseudomonasMario Juhas
University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK
Environ Microbiol 7:459-71. 2005..aeruginosa infections. Furthermore, the cell-to-cell communication ability was also demonstrated in a number of additional pseudomonads...
- Construction of a novel shuttle vector for use in Haemophilus influenzae and H. parainfluenzaeEsther Robinson
Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
J Microbiol Methods 83:330-4. 2010..influenzae and is functional for allelic replacement and mutant complementation. The vector will be useful for investigating gene function in Haemophilus spp...
- Functional genomics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to identify habitat-specific determinants of pathogenicityLutz Wiehlmann
Klinische Forschergruppe, Abteilung Pädiatrische Pneumologie und Neonatologie, OE 6710, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strass1, D 30625 Hannover, Germany
Int J Med Microbiol 297:615-23. 2007....
- GeneChip expression analysis of the VqsR regulon of Pseudomonas aeruginosa TBMario Juhas
Clinical Research Group OE 6711, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
FEMS Microbiol Lett 242:287-95. 2005..The expression of a large group of metabolic genes, ECF sigma factors as well as of many quorum-sensing genes previously not assigned to VqsR-regulon was found to be affected by the disruption of vqsR...
- Global regulation of quorum sensing and virulence by VqsR in Pseudomonas aeruginosaMario Juhas
Clinical Research Group, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
Microbiology 150:831-41. 2004..The protein encoded by PA2591 regulates several traits of pathogenicity; hence, the name vqsR ('virulence and quorum-sensing regulator') was assigned to PA2591...