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J Biol Chem
    May 2023
  1. SUBRAMANIAN C, Yun MK, Frank MM, Rock CO, et al
    Lysophosphatidylglycerol (LPG) phospholipase D maintains membrane homeostasis in Staphylococcus aureus by converting LPG to lysophosphatidic acid.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 May 24:104863. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.104863.
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  2. WAN T, Horova M, Khetrapal V, Li S, et al
    Structural Basis of DNA Binding by the WhiB-Like Transcription Factor WhiB3 in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 May 2:104777. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.104777.
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  3. HINCHLIFFE P, Calvopina K, Rabe P, Mojica MF, et al
    Interactions of hydrolyzed beta-lactams with the L1 metallo-beta-lactamase: Crystallography supports stereoselective binding of cephem/carbapenem products.
    J Biol Chem. 2023;299:104606.
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    April 2023
  4. ZHOU Y, Syed JH, Semchonok DA, Wright E, et al
    Solubilization, purification, and characterization of the hexameric form of phosphatidylserine synthase from Candida albicans.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Apr 26:104756. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.104756.
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  5. KUMARI P, Sahu SR, Utkalaja BG, Dutta A, et al
    RAD51-WSS1-dependent genetic pathways are essential for DNA-Protein crosslink repair and pathogenesis in Candida albicans.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Apr 18:104728. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.104728.
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    March 2023
    Regulatory mechanism of formaldehyde release in heme degradation catalyzed by Staphylococcus aureus IsdG.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Mar 23:104648. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.104648.
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  7. GIDO CD, Herdendorf TJ, Geisbrecht BV
    Characterization of two distinct neutrophil serine protease-binding modes within a Staphylococcus aureus innate immune evasion protein family.
    J Biol Chem. 2023;299:102969.
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    February 2023
  8. WHALEY SG, Frank MW, Rock CO
    A short-chain acyl-CoA synthetase that supports branched-chain fatty acid synthesis in Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Feb 16:103036. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.103036.
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  9. GALVIN CJ, Hobson M, Meng JX, Ierokomos A, et al
    Single-molecule dynamics of DNA gyrase in evolutionarily distant bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis and E. coli.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Feb 10:103003. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.103003.
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  10. GRASTY KC, Guzik C, D'Lauro EJ, Padrick SB, et al
    Structure of VanS from Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci: A Sensor Kinase with Weak ATP Binding.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Feb 8:103001. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.103001.
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    January 2023
  11. CLARK LC, Atkin KE, Whelan F, Brentnall AS, et al
    Staphylococcal Periscope Proteins Aap, SasG and Pls project non-canonical legume-like lectin adhesin domains from the bacterial surface.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Jan 23:102936. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.102936.
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  12. SINGHA B, Behera D, Khan MZ, Singh NK, et al
    The unique N-terminal region of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Sigma Factor A (sigma(A)) plays a dominant role in the essential function of this protein.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Jan 20:102933. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.102933.
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  13. LI H, Hu L, Cuffee CW, Mohamed M, et al
    Correction: Interdomain interactions dictate the function of the Candida albicans Hsp110 protein Msi3.
    J Biol Chem. 2023;299:102879.
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  14. ZHOU Y, Utama B, Pratap S, Supandy A, et al
    Enolpyruvate Transferase MurAA(A149E), Identified During Adaptation of Enterococcus faecium to Daptomycin, Increases Stability of MurAA-MurG Interaction.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Jan 14:102912. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.102912.
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  15. FIEWEGER RA, Wilburn KM, Montague CR, Roszkowski EK, et al
    MceG stabilizes the Mce1 and Mce4 transporters in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2023 Jan 12:102910. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2023.102910.
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    December 2022
  16. GIJSBERS A, Eymery M, Gao Y, Menart I, et al
    The crystal structure of the EspB-EspK virulence factor-chaperone complex suggests an additional type VII secretion mechanism in M. tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Dec 1:102761. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102761.
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  17. AZADMANESH J, Seleem MA, Struble L, Wood NA, et al
    The structure of caseinolytic protease subunit ClpP2 reveals a functional model of the caseinolytic protease system from Chlamydia trachomatis.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Dec 1:102762. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102762.
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    November 2022
  18. WEINHAUPL K, Gragera M, Bueno-Carrasco MT, Arranz R, et al
    Structure of the drug target ClpC1 unfoldase in action provides insights on antibiotic mechanism of action.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:102553.
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  19. GARRIGUES RJ, Thomas S, Leong JM, Garcia BL, et al
    Outer surface lipoproteins from the Lyme disease spirochete exploit the molecular switch mechanism of the complement protease C1s.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:102557.
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  20. LISTON SD, Ovchinnikova OG, Kimber MS, Whitfield C, et al
    A dedicated C-6 beta-hydroxyacyltransferase required for biosynthesis of the glycolipid anchor for Vi antigen capsule in typhoidal Salmonella.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:102520.
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    October 2022
  21. DAS DK, Zafar MA, Nanda S, Singh S, et al
    Targeting dendritic cells with TLR-2 ligand-coated nanoparticles loaded with Mycobacterium tuberculosis epitope induce anti-tuberculosis immunity.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Oct 15:102596. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102596.
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  22. LUO J, Ruan X, Huang Z, Li Z, et al
    Structural basis for the dual catalytic activity of the Legionella pneumophila ovarian tumor (OTU) domain deubiquitinase LotA.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:102414.
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    September 2022
  23. LEITGEB U, Furtmuller PG, Hofbauer S, Brito JA, et al
    The staphylococcal inhibitory protein SPIN binds to human myeloperoxidase with picomolar affinity but only dampens halide oxidation.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Sep 20:102514. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102514.
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  24. YOO JH, Kahne SC, Darwin KH
    A conserved loop sequence of the proteasome system depupylase Dop regulates substrate selectivity in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Sep 10:102478. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102478.
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  25. TAN S, Cho K, Nodwell JR
    A defect in cell wall recycling confers antibiotic resistance and sensitivity in Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Sep 8:102473. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102473.
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    August 2022
  26. JOHNSON DA, Piper IM, Vogel BA, Jackson SN, et al
    Structures of Streptococcus pyogenes Class A sortase in complex with substrate and product mimics provide key details of target recognition.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Aug 30:102446. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102446.
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  27. PONDE NO, Lortal L, Tsavou A, Hepworth OW, et al
    Receptor-kinase EGFR-MAPK adaptor proteins mediate the epithelial response to Candida albicans via the cytolytic peptide toxin, candidalysin.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Aug 26:102419. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102419.
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  28. PEDERICK JL, Horsfall AJ, Jovcevski B, Klose J, et al
    Discovery of an L-amino acid ligase implicated in Staphylococcal sulfur amino acid metabolism.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Aug 18:102392. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102392.
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  29. SHEARER HL, Pace PE, Paton JC, Hampton MB, et al
    A newly identified flavoprotein disulfide reductase Har protects Streptococcus pneumoniae against hypothiocyanous acid.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Aug 8:102359. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102359.
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  30. N'GADJAGA MD, Perrinet S, Connor MG, Bertolin G, et al
    Chlamydia trachomatis development requires both host glycolysis and oxidative phosphorylation but has only minor effects on these pathways.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Aug 2:102338. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102338.
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    July 2022
  31. BOBROVSKYY M, Oh SY, Missiakas D
    Contribution of the EssC ATPase to the assembly of the type 7b secretion system in Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Jul 31:102318. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102318.
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    June 2022
  32. TAYLOR G, Frommherz Y, Katikaridis P, Layer D, et al
    Antibacterial peptide CyclomarinA creates toxicity by deregulating the Mycobacterium tuberculosis ClpC1/ClpP1P2 protease.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Jun 26:102202. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102202.
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  33. WANG S, Wang Y, Liu Y, Liu L, et al
    The Regulatory Role of the Aspergillus flavus Core Retromer Complex in Aflatoxin Metabolism.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Jun 10:102120. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102120.
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    May 2022
  34. ZHANG Y, Martin JE, Edmonds KA, Winkler ME, et al
    SifR is an Rrf2-family quinone sensor associated with catechol iron uptake in Streptococcus pneumoniae D39.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 May 18:102046. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102046.
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  35. SWEENEY P, Galliford A, Kumar A, Raju D, et al
    Structure, dynamics, and molecular inhibition of the Staphylococcus aureus m(1)A22-tRNA methyltransferase TrmK.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 May 17:102040. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102040.
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  36. BARLEY TJ, Murphy PR, Wang X, Bowman BA, et al
    Mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphatase-1 controls PD-L1 expression by regulating type I interferon during systemic Escherichia coli infection.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101938.
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  37. KHAN N, Sasmal A, Khedri Z, Secrest P, et al
    Sialoglycan-binding patterns of bacterial AB5 toxin B subunits correlate with host range and toxicity, indicating evolution independent of A subunits.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101900.
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    April 2022
  38. YAN K, Stanley M, Kowalski B, Raimi OG, et al
    Genetic validation of Aspergillus fumigatus phosphoglucomutase as a viable therapeutic target in invasive aspergillosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Apr 30:102003. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.102003.
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  39. VALENCIANO-BELLIDO S, Caaveiro JMM, Morante K, Sushko T, et al
    Structure and role of the linker domain of the iron surface-determinant protein IsdH in heme transportation in Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Apr 29:101995. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101995.
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  40. SUBRAMANIAN C, Cuypers MG, Radka CD, White SW, et al
    Domain architecture and catalysis of the Staphylococcus aureus fatty acid kinase.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Apr 28:101993. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101993.
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  41. READNOUR BM, Ayinuola YA, Russo BT, Liang Z, et al
    Evolution of Streptococcus pyogenes has maximized the efficiency of the Sortase A cleavage motif for cell wall transpeptidation.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Apr 14:101940. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101940.
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  42. ZAMBONI V, Barelier S, Dixon R, Galley NF, et al
    Molecular basis for substrate recognition and septum cleavage by AtlA, the major N-acetylglucosaminidase of Enterococcus faecalis.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Apr 7:101915. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101915.
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  43. WEAR MP, Jacobs E, Wang S, McConnell SA, et al
    Cryptococcus neoformans capsule regrowth experiments reveal dynamics of enlargement and architecture.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101769.
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    March 2022
  44. JURKOWITZ MS, Azad AK, Monsma PC, Keiser TL, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis encodes a YhhN family membrane protein with lysoplasmalogenase activity that protects against toxic host lysolipids.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Mar 18:101849. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101849.
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  45. FLANNAGAN RS, Brozyna JR, Kumar B, Adolf LA, et al
    In vivo growth of Staphylococcus lugdunensis is facilitated by the concerted function of heme and non-heme iron acquisition mechanisms.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Mar 10:101823. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101823.
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  46. SILVA RP, DiVenere AM, Amengor D, Maynard JA, et al
    Antibodies binding diverse pertactin epitopes protect mice from Bordetella pertussis infection.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101715.
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  47. LOWARY TL, Achkar JM
    Tailor made: New insights into lipoarabinomannan structure may improve TB diagnosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101678.
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  48. TOOKER BC, Kandel SE, Work HM, Lampe JN, et al
    Pseudomonas aeruginosa cytochrome P450 CYP168A1 is a fatty acid hydroxylase that metabolizes arachidonic acid to the vasodilator 19-HETE.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101629.
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  49. KAVOOR A, Kelly P, Ibba M
    Escherichia coli alanyl-tRNA synthetase maintains proofreading activity and translational accuracy under oxidative stress.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101601.
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    January 2022
  50. ASKARI F, Rasheed M, Kaur R
    The yapsin family of aspartyl proteases regulate glucose homeostasis in Candida glabrata.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Jan 17:101593. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101593.
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  51. LIAO X, Li H, Guo Y, Yang F, et al
    Regulation of DNA binding activity of the Staphylococcus aureus catabolite control protein A by copper (II)-mediated oxidation.
    J Biol Chem. 2022 Jan 12:101587. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2022.101587.
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  52. BAKER RP, Chrissian C, Stark RE, Casadevall A, et al
    Cryptococcus neoformans melanization incorporates multiple catecholamines to produce polytypic melanin.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101519.
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  53. WEAR SS, Sande C, Ovchinnikova OG, Preston A, et al
    Investigation of core machinery for biosynthesis of Vi antigen capsular polysaccharides in Gram-negative bacteria.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101486.
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  54. CHOI CS, Gwin M, Voth S, Kolb C, et al
    Cytotoxic tau released from lung microvascular endothelial cells upon infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa promotes neuronal tauopathy.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101482.
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  55. MERRITT C, Chun EM, Fattah RJ, Silva LM, et al
    Imaging of anthrax intoxication in mice reveals shared and individual functions of surface receptors CMG-2 and TEM-8 in cellular toxin entry.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101467.
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  56. CAI D, Brickey WJ, Ting JP, Sad S, et al
    Isolates of Salmonella typhimurium circumvent NLRP3 inflammasome recognition in macrophages during the chronic phase of infection.
    J Biol Chem. 2022;298:101461.
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    December 2021
  57. MADDUR AA, Voehler M, Panizzi P, Meiler J, et al
    Mapping of the fibrinogen-binding site on the staphylocoagulase C-terminal repeat region.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Dec 13:101493. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101493.
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  58. SNYDER SN, Mak PJ
    Structure-function characterization of the mono- and diheme forms of MhuD, a noncanonical heme oxygenase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Dec 6:101475. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101475.
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  59. IYER S, Das C
    The unity of opposites: Strategic interplay between bacterial effectors to regulate cellular homeostasis.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:101340.
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  60. ZHENG M, Karki R, Kancharana B, Berns H, et al
    Caspase-6 promotes activation of the caspase-11-NLRP3 inflammasome during gram-negative bacterial infections.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:101379.
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    November 2021
  61. XUE L, Khan MH, Yue J, Zhu Z, et al
    The two paralogous copies of the YoeB-YefM toxin-antitoxin module in Staphylococcus aureus differ in DNA binding and recognition patterns.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Nov 30:101457. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101457.
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  62. STOPAMO FG, Rohr AK, Mekasha S, Petrovic DM, et al
    Characterization of a lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase from Aspergillus fumigatus shows functional variation among family AA11 fungal LPMOs.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Nov 16:101421. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101421.
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    October 2021
  63. LEDESMA-GARCIA L, Ensinck I, Dereinne D, Viela F, et al
    Co-evolution of the bacterial pheromone ComS and sensor ComR fine-tunes natural transformation in streptococci.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Oct 26:101346. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101346.
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  64. CAMPOMIZZI CS, Ghanatios GE, Estrada DF
    (19)F-NMR reveals substrate specificity of CYP121A1 in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Oct 8:101287. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101287.
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  65. CHUA SMH, Wizrah MSI, Luo Z, Lim BYJ, et al
    Structural features of Cryptococcus neoformans bifunctional GAR/AIR synthetase may present novel antifungal drug targets.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:101091.
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    September 2021
  66. DE P, Amin AG, Flores D, Simpson A, et al
    Structural Implications of Lipoarabinomannan Glycans from Global Clinical Isolates in Diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Sep 30:101265. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101265.
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  67. FRANK MW, Whaley SG, Rock CO
    Branched-chain amino acid metabolism controls membrane phospholipid structure in Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Sep 27:101255. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101255.
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  68. LEMAK S, Serbanescu MA, Khusnutdinova AN, Ruszkowski M, et al
    Structural and biochemical insights into CRISPR RNA processing by the Cas5c ribonuclease SMU1763 from Streptococcus mutans.
    J Biol Chem. 2021 Sep 27:101251. doi: 10.1016/j.jbc.2021.101251.
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  69. LI H, Hu L, Cuffee CW, Mohamed M, et al
    Interdomain interactions dictate the function of the Candida albicans Hsp110 protein Msi3.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:101082.
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    August 2021
  70. NAJARZADEH Z, Zaman M, Sereikaite V, Stromgaard K, et al
    Heparin promotes fibrillation of most phenol-soluble modulin virulence peptides from Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:100953.
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  71. SMITH EM, Mondragon A
    Basic residues at the C-gate of DNA gyrase are involved in DNA supercoiling.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:101000.
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  72. PIPER IM, Struyvenberg SA, Valgardson JD, Johnson DA, et al
    Sequence variation in the beta7-beta8 loop of bacterial class A sortase enzymes alters substrate selectivity.
    J Biol Chem. 2021;297:100981.
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