A Matin

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Role of nitric oxide in Salmonella typhimurium-mediated cancer cell killing
    Yoram Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:146. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Enzyme improvement in the absence of structural knowledge: a novel statistical approach
    Yoram Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    ISME J 2:171-9. 2008
  3. pmc CNOB/ChrR6, a new prodrug enzyme cancer chemotherapy
    Steve H Thorne
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 8:333-41. 2009
  4. pmc Role of the rapA gene in controlling antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli biofilms
    S V Lynch
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5124, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3650-8. 2007
  5. pmc Analysis of novel soluble chromate and uranyl reductases and generation of an improved enzyme by directed evolution
    Y Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, 299 Campus Drive West, Sherman Fairchild D317, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5124, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:7074-82. 2006
  6. pmc Role of RpoH, a heat shock regulator protein, in Escherichia coli carbon starvation protein synthesis and survival
    D E Jenkins
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5402
    J Bacteriol 173:1992-6. 1991
  7. ncbi request reprint New enzyme for reductive cancer chemotherapy, YieF, and its improvement by directed evolution
    Yoram Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 5:97-103. 2006
  8. pmc New device for high-throughput viability screening of flow biofilms
    Michael R Benoit
    Microbiology and Immunology Department, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5124, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4136-42. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint The sigma S level in starving Escherichia coli cells increases solely as a result of its increased stability, despite decreased synthesis
    H I Zgurskaya
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, California 94305, USA
    Mol Microbiol 24:643-51. 1997
  10. pmc Escherichia coli biofilms formed under low-shear modeled microgravity in a ground-based system
    S V Lynch
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:7701-10. 2006

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Publications12

  1. pmc Role of nitric oxide in Salmonella typhimurium-mediated cancer cell killing
    Yoram Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:146. 2010
    ..Whether NO generation by the bacteria has a role in SL7838 lethality to cancer cells is explored. This bacterium has the mechanism for generating NO, but also for decomposing it...
  2. doi request reprint Enzyme improvement in the absence of structural knowledge: a novel statistical approach
    Yoram Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    ISME J 2:171-9. 2008
    ..Thus, the statistical model underlying the experiment was validated, and its predictions were shown to reduce laboratory labor and resources...
  3. pmc CNOB/ChrR6, a new prodrug enzyme cancer chemotherapy
    Steve H Thorne
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 8:333-41. 2009
    ..This feature may simplify exploration of barriers to the penetration of MCHB in tumors and their amelioration...
  4. pmc Role of the rapA gene in controlling antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli biofilms
    S V Lynch
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5124, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3650-8. 2007
    ..Since efflux and penetration can be general resistance mechanisms, tests were conducted with other antibiotics. The rapA biofilm was also more sensitive to norfloxacin, chloramphenicol, and gentamicin...
  5. pmc Analysis of novel soluble chromate and uranyl reductases and generation of an improved enzyme by directed evolution
    Y Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, 299 Campus Drive West, Sherman Fairchild D317, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5124, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:7074-82. 2006
    ..We show here that ChrR6 makes Pseudomonas putida and Escherichia coli more efficient agents for bioremediation if the cellular permeability barrier to the metals is decreased...
  6. pmc Role of RpoH, a heat shock regulator protein, in Escherichia coli carbon starvation protein synthesis and survival
    D E Jenkins
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5402
    J Bacteriol 173:1992-6. 1991
    ..The delta rpoH strain was more sensitive to starvation but could develop starvation-mediated cross protection against heat and oxidation...
  7. ncbi request reprint New enzyme for reductive cancer chemotherapy, YieF, and its improvement by directed evolution
    Yoram Barak
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 5:97-103. 2006
    ..Thus, Y6 is a promising enzyme for use in cancer chemotherapy, and Salmonella strain SL 7838, which specifically targets tumors, may be used to deliver the prodrug-activating enzymes to tumors...
  8. pmc New device for high-throughput viability screening of flow biofilms
    Michael R Benoit
    Microbiology and Immunology Department, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5124, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4136-42. 2010
    ..Using BioFlux and the plate reader, we were able to rapidly screen the effects of several antimicrobials on the viability of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 flow biofilms...
  9. ncbi request reprint The sigma S level in starving Escherichia coli cells increases solely as a result of its increased stability, despite decreased synthesis
    H I Zgurskaya
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, California 94305, USA
    Mol Microbiol 24:643-51. 1997
    ..Alternative explanations for these results consistent with the conclusions of this paper are discussed...
  10. pmc Escherichia coli biofilms formed under low-shear modeled microgravity in a ground-based system
    S V Lynch
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:7701-10. 2006
    ..Biofilms of a mutant of E. coli, deficient in sigma(s), were impaired in developing LSMMG-conferred resistance to the general stressors but not to the antibiotics, indicating two separate pathways of LSMMG-conferred resistance...
  11. pmc Effect of chromate stress on Escherichia coli K-12
    D F Ackerley
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Sherman Fairchild Science Building, Stanford University School of Medicine, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Bacteriol 188:3371-81. 2006
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  12. pmc Visualizing implanted tumors in mice with magnetic resonance imaging using magnetotactic bacteria
    Michael R Benoit
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5124, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:5170-7. 2009
    ..To determine if magnetotactic bacteria can target tumors in mice and provide positive contrast for visualization using magnetic resonance imaging...