SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • Bardwell, L., Cook, J.G., Inouye, C.J., and Thorner, J. (1994) Signal propagation and regulation in the mating pheromone response pathway of the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Dev Biol 166: 363379.
  • Beck-Sague, C., and Jarvis, W.R. (1993) Secular trends in the epidemiology of nosocomial fungal infections in the United States, 1980–90. National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance System. J Infect Dis 167: 12471251.
  • Borneman, A.R., Hynes, M.J., and Andrianopoulos, A. (2001) An STE12 homolog from the asexual, dimorphic fungus Penicillium marneffei complements the defect in sexual development of an Aspergillus nidulans steA mutant. Genetics 157: 10031014.
  • Calderone, R.A., and Fonzi, W.A. (2001) Virulence factors of Candida albicans. Trends Microbiol 9: 327335.
  • Chang, Y.C., Wickes, B.L., Miller, G.F., Penoyer, L.A., and Kwon-Chung, K.J. (2000) Cryptococcus neoformans STE12alpha regulates virulence but is not essential for mating. J Exp Med 191: 871882.
  • Chang, Y.C., Penoyer, L.A., and Kwon-Chung, K.J. (2001) The second STE12 homologue of Cryptococcus neoformans is MATa-specific and plays an important role in virulence. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 98: 32583263.
  • Cormack, B.P., Ghori, N., and Falkow, S. (1999) An adhesin of the yeast pathogen Candida glabrata mediating adherence to human epithelial cells. Science 285: 578582.
  • Csank, C., and Haynes, K. (2000) Candida glabrata displays pseudohyphal growth. FEMS Microbiol Lett 189: 115120.
  • De Bernardis, F., Muhlschlegel, F.A., Cassone, A., and Fonzi, W.A. (1998) The pH of the host niche controls gene expression in and virulence of Candida albicans. Infect Immun 66: 33173325.
  • De Las Penas, A., Pan, S., and Cormack, B.P. (2002) A family of cell wall proteins implicated in virulence of the pathogenic yeast Candida glabrata. Tampa, Florida, USA: 6th American Society for Microbiology Conference on Candida and Candidiasis.
  • Gancedo, J.M. (2001) Control of pseudohyphae formation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. FEMS Microbiol Rev 25: 107123.
  • Gumbo, T., Isada, C.M., Hall, G., Karafa, M.T., and Gordon, S.M. (1999) Candida glabrata fungemia. Clinical features of 139 patients. Medicine (Baltimore) 78: 220227.
  • Gustin, M.C., Albertyn, J., Alexander, M., and Davenport, K. (1998) MAP kinase pathways in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 62: 12641300.
  • Hanic-Joyce, P.J., and Joyce, P.B. (1998) A high copy number ADE2-bearing plasmid for transformation of Candida glabrata. Gene 211: 395400.
  • Haynes, K. (2001) Virulence in Candida species. Trends Microbiol 9: 591596.
  • Hull, C.M., Raisner, R.M., and Johnson, A.D. (2000) Evidence for mating of the ‘asexual’ yeast Candida albicans in a mammalian host. Science 289: 307310.
  • Kitada, K., Yamaguchi, E., and Arisawa, M. (1996) Isolation of a Candida glabrata centromere and its use in construction of plasmid vectors. Gene 175: 105108.
  • Kuo, M.H., Nadeau, E.T., and Grayhack, E.J. (1997) Multiple phosphorylated forms of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Mcm1 protein include an isoform induced in response to high salt concentrations. Mol Cell Biol 17: 819832.
  • Liu, H. (2001) Transcriptional control of dimorphism in Candida albicans. Curr Opin Microbiol 4: 728735.
  • Liu, H., Kohler, J., and Fink, G.R. (1994) Suppression of hyphal formation in Candida albicans by mutation of a STE12 homolog. Science 266: 17231726.
  • Lo, H.J., Kohler, J.R., DiDomenico, B., Loebenberg, D., Cacciapuoti, A., and Fink, G.R. (1997) Nonfilamentous C. albicans mutants are avirulent. Cell 90: 939949.
  • Madhani, H.D., and Fink, G.R. (1997) Combinatorial control required for the specificity of yeast MAPK signaling. Science 275: 13141317.
  • Magee, B.B., and Magee, P.T. (2000) Induction of mating in Candida albicans by construction of MTLa and MTLalpha strains. Science 289: 310313.
  • Miller, M.G., and Johnson, A.D. (2002) White-opaque switching in Candida albicans is controlled by mating-type locus homeodomain proteins and allows efficient mating. Cell 110: 293302.
  • Mosch, H.U., and Fink, G.R. (1997) Dissection of filamentous growth by transposon mutagenesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics 145: 671684.
  • Nakayama, H., Izuta, M., Nagahashi, S., Sihta, E.Y., Sato, Y., Yamazaki, T., et al. (1998) A controllable gene-expression system for the pathogenic fungus Candida glabrata. Microbiology 144: 24072415.
  • Navarro-Garcia, F., Sanchez, M., Nombela, C., and Pla, J. (2001) Virulence genes in the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans. FEMS Microbiol Rev 25: 245268.
  • Olson, K.A., Nelson, C., Tai, G., Hung, W., Yong, C., Astell, C., and Sadowski, I. (2000) Two regulators of Ste12p inhibit pheromone-responsive transcription by separate mechanisms. Mol Cell Biol 20: 41994209.
  • Park, G., Xue, C., Zheng, L., Lam, S., and Xu, J.R. (2002) MST12 regulates infectious growth but not appressorium formation in the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe grisea. Mol Plant Microbe Interact 15: 183192.
  • Pfaller, M.A., Diekema, D.J., Jones, R.N., Sader, H.S., Fluit, A.C., Hollis, R.J., and Messer, S.A. (2001) International surveillance of bloodstream infections due to Candida species: frequency of occurrence and in vitro susceptibilities to fluconazole, ravuconazole, and voriconazole of isolates collected from 1997 through 1999 in the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program. J Clin Microbiol 39: 32543259.
  • Pfaller, M.A., Jones, R.N., Doern, G.V., Sader, H.S., Messer, S.A., Houston, A., et al. (2000) Bloodstream infections due to Candida species: SENTRY antimicrobial surveillance program in North America and Latin America, 1997–98. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 44: 747751.
  • Pi, H., Chien, C.T., and Fields, S. (1997) Transcriptional activation upon pheromone stimulation mediated by a small domain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Ste12p. Mol Cell Biol 17: 64106418.
  • Quandt, K., Frech, K., Karas, H., Wingender, E., and Werner, T. (1995) MatInd and MatInspector: new fast and versatile tools for detection of consensus matches in nucleotide sequence data. Nucleic Acids Res 23: 48784884.
  • Ren, B., Robert, F., Wyrick, J.J., Aparicio, O., Jennings, E.G., Simon, I., et al. (2000) Genome-wide location and function of DNA binding proteins. Science 290: 23062309.
  • Riggle, P.J., Andrutis, K.A., Chen, X., Tzipori, S.R., and Kumamoto, C.A. (1999) Invasive lesions containing filamentous forms produced by a Candida albicans mutant that is defective in filamentous growth in culture. Infect Immun 67: 36493652.
  • Roberts, C.J., Nelson, B., Marton, M.J., Stoughton, R., Meyer, M.R., Bennett, H.A., et al. (2000) Signaling and circuitry of multiple MAPK pathways revealed by a matrix of global gene expression profiles. Science 287: 873880.
  • Singh, P., Ganesan, K., Malathi, K., Ghosh, D., and Datta, A. (1994) ACPR, a STE12 homologue from Candida albicans, is a strong inducer of pseudohyphae in Saccharomyces cerevisiae haploids and diploids. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 205: 10791085.
  • Srikantha, T., Lachke, S.A., and Soll, D.R. (October 2003) Three mating type-like loci in Candida glabrata. Euk Cell 2: 328340.
  • Tsuji, G., Fujii, S., Tsuge, S., Shiraishi, T., and Kubo, Y. (October 2003) The Colletotrichum lagenariu Ste12-like gene CST1 is essential for appressorium penetration. Mol Plant Microbe Interact 16: 315325.
  • Vallim, M.A., Miller, K.Y., and Miller, B.L. (2000) Aspergillus SteA (sterile12-like) is a homeodomain-C2/H2-Zn+2 finger transcription factor required for sexual reproduction. Mol Microbiol 36: 290301.
  • Weig, M., Haynes, K., Rogers, T.R., Kurzai, O., Frosch, M., and Mühlschlegel, F.A. (2001) A GAS-like gene family in the pathogenic fungus Candida glabrata. Microbiology 147: 20072019.
  • Wickes, B.L., Edman, U., and Edman, J.C. (1997) The Cryptococcus neoformans STE12alpha gene: a putative Saccharomyces cerevisiae STE12 homologue that is mating type specific. Mol Microbiol 26: 951960.
  • Wong, S., Fares, M.A., Zimmerman, W., Butler, G., and Wolfe, K.H. (October 2003) Evidence from comparative genomics for a complete sexual cycle in the ‘asexual’ pathogenic yeast Candida glabrata. Genome Biol 4: R10.
  • Young, L.Y., Lorenz, M.C., and Heitman, J. (2000) A STE12 homolog is required for mating but dispensable for filamentation in Candida lusitaniae. Genetics 155: 1729.
  • Yuan, Y.L., and Fields, S. (1991) Properties of the DNA-binding domain of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae STE12 protein. Mol Cell Biol 11: 59105918.
  • Yue, C., Cavallo, L.M., Alspaugh, J.A., Wang, P., Cox, G.M., Perfect, J.R., and Heitman, J. (1999) The STE12alpha homolog is required for haploid filamentation but largely dispensable for mating and virulence in Cryptococcus neoformans. Genetics 153: 16011615.