Recent Publications

Cohen AL, Roh JH, Nallapareddy SR, Höök M, Murray BE. (2013) “Expression of the collagen adhesin ace by Enterococcus faecalis strain OG1RF is not repressed by Ers but requires the Ers box.” FEMS Microbiol Lett Apr 1. PMID:  23551253.

Flick MJ, Du X, Prasad JM, Raghu H, Palumbo JS, Smeds E, Höök M, Degen JL. (2013) ”Genetic elimination of the binding motif on fibrinogen for the S. aureus virulence factor ClfA improves host survival in septicemia.” Blood Mar 7;121(10):1783-94. Epub 2013 Jan 8. PMID: 23299312.

Shinomura T, Ito K, Höök M, Kimura JH. (2012) ”A newly identified enhancer element responsible for type II collagen gene expression.” J Biochem Dec;152(6):565-75. Epub 2012 Sep 27.  PMID: 23019346.

Ross CL, Liang X, Liu Q, Murray BE, Höök M, Ganesh VK.J (2012) “Targeted protein engineering provides insights into binding mechanism and affinities of bacterial collagen adhesins.” Biol Chem. Oct 5;287(41) 2012 Aug 3.PMID:  22865854.

Allon AA, Ng KW, Hammoud S, Russell BH, Jones CM, Rivera JJ, Schwartz J, Hook M, Maher SA.(2012) “Augmenting the articular cartilage-implant interface: Functionalizing with a collagen adhesion protein.” J Biomed Mater Res A Aug;100(8):2168-75. Epub 2012 May 21.  PMID:22615182.

Hyde JA, Weening EH, Chang M, Trzeciakowski JP, Höök, M, Cirillo JD, Skare JT, (2011) “Bioluminescent imaging of Borrelia burgdorferi in vivo demonstrates that the fibronectin-binding protein BBK32 is required for optimal infectivity”, Mol Microbiol 82(1):99-113. Epub 2011 Aug 30. PMID:21854463.

Bannoehr J, Ben Zakour NL, Reglinski M, Inglis NF, Prabhakaran S, Fossum E, Smith DG, Wilson GJ, Cartwright RA, Haas J, Höök M, van den Broek AH, Today KL, Fitzgerald JR, (2011) “Genomic and surface proteomic analysis of the canine pathogen Staphylococcus pseudintermedius reveals proteins that mediate adherence to the extracellular matrix”, Infect Immun. 79(8):3074-86. Epub 2011 May 16. PMID:21576333.

Vazquez, V., Liang X., Horndahl, J.K., Ganesh, V.K., Smeds, E., Foster, T.J., Höök, M., (2011) “Fibrinogen is a ligand for the Staphylococcus aureus microbial surface components recognizing adhesive matrix molecules (MSCRAMM) bone sialoprotein-binding protein (Bbp)”, J Biol Chem. 286(34):29797-805. Epub 2011 Jun 3. PMID:21642438.

Ganesh, V. K., Barbu, E. M., Deivanayagam, C. C. S., Le, B., Anderson, A., Matsuka, Y. V., LIn, S. L., Foster, T. J., Narayana, S. V. L., Höök, M. (2011) “Structural and biochemical characterization of Staphylococcus aureus Clumping factor B:ligand interactions”, J Biol Chem. 286(29):25963-72. Epub 2011 May 3. PMID:21543319.

Marjenberg ZR, Ellis IR, Hagan RM, Prabhakaran S, Höök M, Talay SR, Potts JR,  Staunton D, Schwarz-Linek E. (2011) “Cooperative binding and activation of fibronectin by a bacterial surface protein.” J Biol Chem. 286(3):1884-94. Epub 2010 Nov 8. PMID:21059652.

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