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J Biol Chem
    November 2017
  1. LIANG P, Rosas-Lemus M, Patel D, Fang X, et al
    Dynamic Energy Dependency of Chlamydia trachomatis on Host Cell Metabolism during Different Stages of Intracellular Growth: Possible role of Sodium -based energetics in Chlamydial ATP generation.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Nov 9. pii: jbc.M117.797209. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.797209.
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  2. BOWDEN CFM, Chan ACK, Li EJW, Arrieta AL, et al
    Structure-function analyses reveal key features in Staphylococcus aureus IsdB-associated unfolding of the heme-binding pocket of human hemoglobin.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Nov 6. pii: jbc.M117.806562. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.806562.
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    October 2017
  3. CHEN CL, Mermoud JC, Paul LN, Steussy CN, et al
    Mevalonate 5-diphosphate mediates ATP binding to the mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase from the bacterial pathogen Enterococcus faecalis.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Oct 12. pii: jbc.M117.802223. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.802223.
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  4. RUSH JS, Edgar RJ, Deng P, Chen J, et al
    The molecular mechanism of N-acetylglucosamine side-chain attachment to the Lancefield group A Carbohydrate in Streptococcus pyogenes.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Oct 11. pii: jbc.M117.815910. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.815910.
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  5. AHN DH, Lee KY, Lee SJ, Park SJ, et al
    Structural analyses of the MazEF4 toxin-antitoxin pair in Mycobacterium tuberculosis provide evidence for a unique extracellular death factor.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Oct 2. pii: jbc.M117.807974. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.807974.
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    August 2017
  6. CHEN X, Cheng HF, Zhou J, Chan CY, et al
    Structural basis of the PE-PPE protein interaction in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Aug 23. pii: jbc.M117.802645. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.802645.
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  7. KHAN MZ, Bhaskar A, Upadhyay S, Kumari P, et al
    Protein Kinase G confers survival advantage to Mycobacterium tuberculosis during latency like conditions.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Aug 18. pii: jbc.M117.797563. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.797563.
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  8. HE Q, Wang F, Gu L
    Reply to Valadares and Woo: Mechanism of Rv2837c from Mycobacterium tuberculosis remains controversial.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:13481.
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    Mechanism of Rv2837c from Mycobacterium tuberculosis remains controversial.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:13480.
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  10. VESSICHELLI M, Mariggio S, Varone A, Zizza P, et al
    The natural phosphoinositide derivative glycerophosphoinositol inhibits the lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammatory and thrombotic responses.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:12828-12841.
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    July 2017
  11. HE W, Felderman M, Evans AC, Geng J, et al
    Cell-free production of a functional oligomeric form of a chlamydia major outer membrane protein (MOMP) for vaccine development.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jul 24. pii: jbc.M117.784561. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.784561.
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  12. YUAN Y, Zajicek J, Qiu C, Chandrahas V, et al
    Conformationally Organized Lysine Isosteres in Streptococcus Pyogenes M Protein Mediate Direct High-Affinity Binding to Human Plasminogen.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jul 19. pii: jbc.M117.794198. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.794198.
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  13. LOISEAU L, Fyfe C, Aussel L, Hajj Chehade M, et al
    The UbiK protein is an accessory factor necessary for bacterial ubiquinone (UQ) biosynthesis and forms a complex with the UQ biogenesis factor UbiJ.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:11937-11950.
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  14. CHITTY JL, Blake KL, Blundell RD, Koh YQAE, et al
    Cryptococcus neoformans ADS lyase is an enzyme essential for virulence whose crystal structure reveals features exploitable in antifungal drug design.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:11829-11839.
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  15. SAHU U, Vinod Kumar HR, Kapnoor SS, Bhagavat R, et al
    Methionine synthase is localized to the nucleus in Pichia pastoris and Candida albicans and to the cytoplasm in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jul 12. pii: jbc.M117.783019. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.783019.
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    June 2017
  16. DORNEVIL K, Davis I, Fielding AJ, Terrell JR, et al
    Crosslinking of Dicyclotyrosine by the Cytochrome P450 Enzyme CYP121 from Mycobacterium tuberculosis Proceeds through a Catalytic Shunt Pathway.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jun 30. pii: jbc.M117.794099. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.794099.
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  17. MUSCHIOL S, Erlendsson S, Aschtgen MS, Oliveira V, et al
    Structure of the competence pilus major pilin ComGC in Streptococcus pneumoniae.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jun 28. pii: jbc.M117.787671. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.787671.
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  18. PATTABIRAMAN G, Panchal R, Medvedev AE
    The R753Q polymorphism in Toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) attenuates innate immune responses to mycobacteria and impairs MyD88 adapter recruitment to TLR2.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:10685-10695.
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  19. ROSADO LA, Wahni K, Degiacomi G, Pedre B, et al
    The antibacterial prodrug activator Rv2466c is a mycothiol-dependent reductase in the oxidative stress response of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jun 15. pii: jbc.M117.797837. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.797837.
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    May 2017
    Smart superglue in streptococci? The proof is in the pulling.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:8998-8999.
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  21. HEALY LD, Puy C, Fernandez JA, Mitrugno A, et al
    Activated protein C inhibits neutrophil extracellular trap formation in vitro and activation in vivo.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:8616-8629.
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  22. OLSAN EE, Byndloss MX, Faber F, Rivera-Chavez F, et al
    Colonization resistance: The deconvolution of a complex trait.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:8577-8581.
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  23. SINGH KH, Jha B, Dwivedy A, Choudhary E, et al
    Characterization of a secretory hydrolase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis sheds critical insight into host lipid utilization by M. tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 May 17. pii: jbc.M117.794297. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.794297.
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    April 2017
  24. TIKHANOVICH I, Zhao J, Olson J, Adams A, et al
    Protein arginine methyltransferase 1 modulates innate immune responses through regulation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma-dependent macrophage differentiation.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:6882-6894.
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  25. LIN AE, Autran CA, Szyszka A, Escajadillo T, et al
    Human milk oligosaccharides inhibit growth of group B Streptococcus.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Apr 17. pii: jbc.M117.789974. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.789974.
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  26. FUJIKI R, Hijikata A, Shirai T, Okada S, et al
    Molecular mechanism and structural basis of gain-of-function of STAT1 caused by pathogenic R274Q mutation.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:6240-6254.
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  27. KALANTARI P, Harandi OF, Agarwal S, Rus F, et al
    miR-718 represses proinflammatory cytokine production through targeting phosphatase and tensin homolog (PTEN).
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:5634-5644.
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  28. POMOWSKI A, Uson I, Nowakowska Z, Veillard F, et al
    Structural insights unravel the zymogenic mechanism of the virulence factor gingipain K from Porphyromonas gingivalis, a causative agent of gum disease from the human oral microbiome.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:5724-5735.
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    March 2017
  29. PIMVIRIYAKUL P, Thotsaporn K, Sucharitakul J, Chaiyen P, et al
    Kinetic Mechanism of the Dechlorinating Flavin-dependent Monooxygenase HadA.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:4818-4832.
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  30. LONHIENNE T, Garcia MD, Guddat LW
    The Role of a FAD Cofactor in the Regulation of Acetohydroxyacid Synthase by Redox Signaling Molecules.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:5101-5109.
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  31. GARFOOT AL, Dearing KL, VanSchoiack AD, Wysocki VH, et al
    Eng1 and Exg8 Are the Major beta-Glucanases Secreted by the Fungal Pathogen Histoplasma capsulatum.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:4801-4810.
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  32. HOFFER ED, Miles SJ, Dunham CM
    The structure and function of Mycobacterium tuberculosis MazF-mt6 provides insights into conserved features of MazF endonucleases.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Mar 15. pii: jbc.M117.779306. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.779306.
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  33. GLINTON K, Beck J, Liang Z, Qiu C, et al
    Variable Region in Streptococcal M-Proteins Provides Stable Binding with Host Fibrinogen for Plasminogen-Mediated Bacterial Invasion.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Mar 9. pii: jbc.M116.768937. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.768937.
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  34. HARGROVE TY, Friggeri L, Wawrzak Z, Qi A, et al
    Structural Analyses of Candida albicans Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase Complexed with Azole Drugs Address the Molecular Basis of Azole-mediated Inhibition of Fungal Sterol Biosynthesis.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Mar 3. pii: jbc.M117.778308. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.778308.
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    February 2017
  35. CHITTY JL, Tatzenko TL, Williams SJ, Koh YQ, et al
    GMP Synthase Is Required for Virulence Factor Production and Infection by Cryptococcus neoformans.
    J Biol Chem. 2017;292:3049-3059.
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  36. SENGUPTA S, Naz S, Das I, Ahad A, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis esxL inhibit MHC-II expression by promoting hypermethylation in class-II transactivator loci in macrophages.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Feb 16. pii: jbc.M117.775205. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.775205.
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    January 2017
  37. HONDA-OGAWA M, Sumitomo T, Mori Y, Hamd DT, et al
    Streptococcus pyogenes endopeptidase O contributes to evasion from complement-mediated bacteriolysis via binding to human complement factor C1q.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jan 30. pii: jbc.M116.749275. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.749275.
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  38. CALVEZ P, Breukink E, Roper DI, Dib M, et al
    Substitutions in PBP2b from beta-lactam resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae have different effects on enzymatic activity and drug reactivity.
    J Biol Chem. 2017 Jan 6. pii: jbc.M116.764696. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.764696.
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    December 2016
  39. WESENER DA, Levengood MR, Kiessling LL
    Comparing galactan biosynthesis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 30. pii: jbc.M116.759340. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.759340.
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  40. ZHU F, Zhang H, Yang T, Haslam SM, et al
    Engineering and Dissecting the Glycosylation Pathway of a Streptococcal Serine-rich Repeat Adhesin.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:27354-27363.
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  41. WITEK MA, Kuiper EG, Minten E, Crispell EK, et al
    A Novel Motif for S-adenosyl-L-methionine Binding by the Ribosomal RNA Methyltransferase TlyA from Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 27. pii: jbc.M116.752659. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.752659.
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  42. MOREAU C, Terrasse R, Thielens NM, Vernet T, et al
    Deciphering key residues involved in the virulence-promoting interactions between Streptococcus pneumoniae and human plasminogen.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 23. pii: jbc.M116.764209. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.764209.
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  43. CHENGE JT, Le DV, Swami S, McLean KJ, et al
    Structural Characterization and Ligand/Inhibitor Identification Provide Functional Insights into the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Cytochrome P450 CYP126A1.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 8. pii: jbc.M116.748822.
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  44. BACK CR, Sztukowska MN, Till M, Lamont RJ, et al
    The Streptococcus gordonii adhesin CshA binds host fibronectin via a catch-clamp mechanism.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Dec 5. pii: jbc.M116.760975.
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    November 2016
  45. ZHU F, Zhang H, Yang T, Haslam SM, et al
    Engineering and dissecting the glycosylation pathway of a streptococcal serine-rich repeat adhesin.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Nov 14. pii: jbc.M116.752998.
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  46. BOWMAN L, Zeden MS, Schuster CF, Kaever V, et al
    New Insights into the Cyclic di-Adenosine Monophosphate (c-di-AMP) Degradation Pathway and the Requirement of the Cyclic-Dinucleotide for Acid Stress Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Nov 10. pii: jbc.M116.747709.
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  47. LOPATA A, Leveles I, Bendes AA, Viskolcz B, et al
    A hidden active site in the potential drug target Mycobacterium tuberculosis dUTPase is accessible through small-amplitude protein conformational changes.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Nov 4. pii: jbc.M116.734012.
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  48. WITTWER M, Luo Q, Kaila VR, Dames SA, et al
    Oxidative Unfolding of the Rubredoxin Domain and the Natively Disordered N-terminal Region Regulate the Catalytic Activity of M. tuberculosis Protein Kinase G.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Nov 3. pii: jbc.M116.747089.
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    October 2016
  49. HUANG HL, Krieger IV, Parai MK, Gawandi VB, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis Malate Synthase Structures with Fragments Reveal a Portal for Substrate/Product Exchange.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Oct 13. pii: jbc.M116.750877.
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  50. SHARMA V, Purushotham R, Kaur R
    The phosphoinositide 3-kinase regulates retrograde trafficking of the iron permease CgFtr1 and iron homeostasis in Candida glabrata.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Oct 11. pii: jbc.M116.751529.
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  51. SHARMA AK, Arora D, Singh LK, Gangwal A, et al
    Serine/threonine protein phosphatase PstP of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is necessary for accurate cell division and survival of pathogen.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Oct 7. pii: jbc.M116.754531.
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    September 2016
  52. SAEDERUP KL, Stoedkilde K, Graversen JH, Dickson CF, et al
    The Staphylococcus aureus Protein IsdH Inhibits Host Hemoglobin Scavenging to Promote Heme Acquisition by the Pathogen.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Sep 28. pii: jbc.M116.755934.
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  53. ZEITUNI EM, Wilson MH, Zheng X, Iglesias PA, et al
    Endoplasmic reticulum lipid flux influences enterocyte nuclear morphology and lipid-dependent transcriptional responses.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Sep 21. pii: jbc.M116.749358.
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  54. PRIGOZHIN DM, Papavinasasundaram KG, Baer CE, Murphy KC, et al
    Structural and genetic analyses of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Protein Kinase B sensor domain identify a potential ligand binding site.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Sep 6. pii: jbc.M116.731760.
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    August 2016
  55. LUCZAK SE, Smits SH, Decker C, Nagel-Steger L, et al
    The Chlamydia pneumoniae Adhesin Pmp21 forms Oligomers with Adhesive Properties.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Aug 22. pii: jbc.M116.728915.
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    July 2016
  56. OH CK, Park SH, Kim J, Moon Y, et al
    Non-mutagenic Suppression of Enterocyte Ferroportin-1 by Chemical Ribosomal Inactivation via p38 MAPK-mediated Regulation: Evidences for Environmental Hemochromatosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jul 21. pii: jbc.M116.722520.
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  57. ANIL KUMAR V, Goyal R, Bansal R, Singh N, et al
    EspR-dependent ESAT-6 secretion of Mycobacterium tuberculosis requires the presence of virulence regulator PhoP.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jul 21. pii: jbc.M116.746289.
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  58. IMAE K, Saito Y, Kizaki H, Ryuno H, et al
    Novel nucleoside diphosphatase contributes to Staphylococcus aureus virulence.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jul 15. pii: jbc.M116.721845.
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  59. GRZEGORZEWICZ AE, De Sousa-d'Auria C, McNeil MR, Huc-Claustre E, et al
    Assembling of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Cell Wall Core.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jul 14. pii: jbc.M116.739227.
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  60. RAHMAN KHS, Chowdhury EU, Sachse K, Kaltenboeck B, et al
    Inadequate Reference Datasets Biased toward Short Non-epitopes Confound B-cell Epitope Prediction.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:14585-99.
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  61. PIETROCOLA G, Nobile G, Gianotti V, Zapotoczna M, et al
    Molecular interactions of human plasminogen with FnBPB, a fibrinogen/fibronectin-binding protein from Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jul 7. pii: jbc.M116.731125.
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  62. GUJJULA R, Veeraiah S, Kumar K, Thakur SS, et al
    Identification of components of the SUMOylation machinery in Candida glabrata: role of the deSUMOylation peptidase CgUlp2 in virulence.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jul 5. pii: jbc.M115.706044.
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  63. HE Q, Wang F, Liu S, Zhu D, et al
    Structural and biochemical insight into the mechanism of Rv2837c from Mycobacterium tuberculosis as a c-di-NMP phosphodiesterase.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:14386-7.
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    June 2016
  64. DEDIC E, Alsarraf H, Welner DH, Ostergaard O, et al
    A Novel Fic (Filamentation Induced by cAMP) Protein from Clostridium difficile Reveals an Inhibitory Motif-independent Adenylylation/AMPylation Mechanism.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:13286-300.
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  65. REGO S, Heal TJ, Pidwill GR, Till M, et al
    Structural and Functional Analysis of Cell Wall-Anchored Polypeptide Adhesin BspA in Streptococcus agalactiae.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 Jun 15. pii: jbc.M116.726562.
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  66. GUNN JS, Bakaletz LO, Wozniak DJ
    What's on the Outside Matters: The Role of the Extracellular Polymeric Substance of Gram-negative Biofilms in Evading Host Immunity and as a Target for Therapeutic Intervention.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:12538-46.
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  67. SHEPPARD DC, Howell PL
    Biofilm Exopolysaccharides of Pathogenic Fungi: Lessons from Bacteria.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:12529-37.
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    Introduction to Biofilms Thematic Minireview Series.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:12527-8.
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  69. DEL GIUDICE MG, Dohmer PH, Spera JM, Laporte FT, et al
    VirJ Is a Brucella Virulence Factor Involved in the Secretion of Type IV Secreted Substrates.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:12383-93.
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    May 2016
  70. BASUDHAR D, Madrona Y, Yukl ET, Sivaramakrishnan S, et al
    Distal Hydrogen-Bonding Interactions in Ligand Sensing and Signaling by Mycobacterium tuberculosis DosS.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 May 27. pii: jbc.M116.724815.
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  71. VAN DE WEERD R, Boot M, Maaskant J, Sparrius M, et al
    Inorganic Phosphate Limitation Modulates Capsular Polysaccharide Composition in Mycobacteria.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:11787-99.
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  72. LAHIRI N, Shah RR, Layre E, Young D, et al
    Rifampin Resistance Mutations are Associated with Broad Chemical Remodeling of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 May 10. pii: jbc.M116.716704.
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  73. RATNER D, Orning MP, Starheim KK, Marty-Roix R, et al
    Manipulation of Interleukin-1beta and Interleukin-18 Production by Yersinia pestis Effectors YopJ and YopM and Redundant Impact on Virulence.
    J Biol Chem. 2016;291:9894-905.
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  74. JHINGAN GD, Kumari S, Jamwal SV, Kalam H, et al
    Comparative proteomic analyses of avirulent, virulent and clinical strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis identifies strain-specific patterns.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 May 5. pii: jbc.M115.666123.
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  75. KUNDU P, Biswas R, Mukherjee S, Reinhard L, et al
    Structure-based epitope mapping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis secretary antigen MTC28.
    J Biol Chem. 2016 May 4. pii: jbc.M116.726422.
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