Molecular Microbiology

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Edited By: John D. Helmann

Impact Factor: 3.761

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 32/123 (Microbiology); 86/289 (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2958

Associated Title(s): Cellular Microbiology

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Arginine catabolic mobile element encoded speG abrogates the unique hypersensitivity of Staphylococcus aureus to exogenous polyamines
Gauri S. Joshi, Jeffrey S. Spontak, David G. Klapper, Anthony R. Richardson
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Chlamydia co-opts the rod shape-determining proteins MreB and Pbp2 for cell division
Scot P. Ouellette, Gouzel Karimova, Agathe Subtil, Daniel Ladant
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A cationic lumen in the Wzx flippase mediates anionic O-antigen subunit translocation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1
Salim T. Islam, Robert J. Fieldhouse, Erin M. Anderson, Véronique L. Taylor, Robert A. B. Keates, Robert C. Ford, Joseph S. Lam
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Cytokinesis of Trypanosoma brucei bloodstream forms depends on expression of adenylyl cyclases of the ESAG4 or ESAG4-like subfamily
Didier Salmon, Sabine Bachmaier, Carsten Krumbholz, Markus Kador, Jasmin A. Gossmann, Pierrick Uzureau, Etienne Pays, Michael Boshart
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Isolation and identification of new inner membrane-associated proteins that localize to cell poles in Escherichia coli
Gang Li, Kevin D. Young
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FtsA mutants impaired for self-interaction bypass ZipA suggesting a model in which FtsA's self-interaction competes with its ability to recruit downstream division proteins
Sebastien Pichoff, Bang Shen, Bradley Sullivan, Joe Lutkenhaus
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Light-dependent and asynchronous replication of cyanobacterial multi-copy chromosomes
Satoru Watanabe, Ryudo Ohbayashi, Yuh Shiwa, Aska Noda1, Yu Kanesaki, Taku Chibazakura, Hirofumi Yoshikawa
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Ubiquitin and ubiquitin-modified proteins activate the Pseudomonas aeruginosa T3SS cytotoxin, ExoU
David M. Anderson, Katherine M. Schmalzer, Hiromi Sato, Monika Casey, Scott S. Terhune, Arthur L. Haas, Jimmy B. Feix, Dara W. Frank
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Epigenetic Regulation of the Nitrosative Stress Response and Intracellular Macrophage Survival by Extraintestinal Pathogenic Escherichia coli
Stacey L. Bateman, Patrick C. Seed
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Surface contact stimulates the just-in-time deployment of bacterial adhesions
Guanglai Li, Pamela J. B. Brown, Jay X. Tang, Jing Xu, Ellen M. Quardokus, Clay Fuqua, Yves V. Brun
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Association of dnt genes of Burkholderia sp. DNT with the substrate-blind regulator DntR draws the evolutionary itinerary of 2,4-dinitrotoluene biodegradation
Aitor de las Heras, Max Chavarría, Víctor de Lorenzo
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Target specificity of the Candida albicans Efg1 regulator
Theresia Lassak, Eva Schneider, Michael Bussmann, Dagmar Kurtz, J. Robert Manak,Thyagarajan Srikantha, David R. Soll, Joachim F. Ernst
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Heterologous protein transfer within structured myxobacteria biofilms
Xueming Wei, Darshankumar T. Pathak, Daniel Wall
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The dgt gene of Escherichia coli facilitates thymine utilization in thymine-requiring strains
Mark Itsko, Roel M. Schaaper
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Lipoarabinomannan biosynthesis in Corynebacterineae: the interplay of two α(1[RIGHTWARDS ARROW]2)-mannopyranosyltransferases MptC and MptD in mannan branching
Arun K. Mishra, Karin Krumbach, Doris Rittmann, Ben Appelmelk, Vibha Pathak, Ashish K. Pathak, Jerome Nigou, Jeroen Geurtsen, Lothar Eggeling, Gurdyal S. Besra
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Mechanisms for maintaining cell shape in rod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria
Leon Furchtgott, Ned S. Wingreen, Kerwyn Casey Huang
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Nucleus- and nucleomorph-targeted histone proteins in a chlorarachniophyte alga
Yoshihisa Hirakawa, Fabien Burki, Patrick J. Keeling
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An actin-based cytoskeleton in archaea
Thijs J. G. Ettema, Ann-Christin Lindås, Rolf Bernander
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Heterochromatin formation in bistable chromatin domains controls the epigenetic repression of clonally variant Plasmodium falciparum genes linked to erythrocyte invasion
Valerie M. Crowley, Núria Rovira-Graells, Lluís Ribas de Pouplana, Alfred Cortés
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tmRNA regulates synthesis of the ArfA ribosome rescue factor
Fernando Garza-Sánchez, Ryan E. Schaub, Brian D. Janssen, Christopher S. Hayes
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The quorum-hindered transcription factor YenR of Yersinia enterocolitica inhibits pheromone production and promotes motility via a small non-coding RNA
Ching-Sung Tsai, Stephen C. Winans
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Salmonella detoxifying enzymes are sufficient to cope with the host oxidative burst
Laurent Aussel, Weidong Zhao, Magali Hébrard, Aude-Agnès Guilhon, Julie P. M. Viala, Sandrine Henri, Lionel Chasson, Jean-Pierre Gorvel, Frédéric Barras, Stéphane Méresse
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A phage-encoded inhibitor of Escherichia coli DNA replication targets the DNA polymerase clamp loader
Sho T. Yano, Lucia B. Rothman-Denes
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Escherichia coli Rep DNA helicase and error-prone DNA polymerase IV interact physically and functionally
Thomas E. Sladewski, Kyle M. Hetrick, Patricia L. Foster
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The novel Listeria monocytogenes bile sensor BrtA controls expression of the cholic acid efflux pump MdrT
Sarah J. Quillin, Kierstyn T. Schwartz, Jess H. Leber
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Absence of nucleoid occlusion effector Noc impairs formation of orthogonal FtsZ rings during Staphylococcus aureus cell division
Helena Veiga, Ana M. Jorge, Mariana G. Pinho
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Biphasic control logic of HAMP domain signalling in the Escherichia coli serine chemoreceptor
Qin Zhou, Peter Ames, John S. Parkinson
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Remodelling of the Vibrio cholerae membrane by incorporation of exogenous fatty acids from host and aquatic environments
David K. Giles, Jessica V. Hankins, Ziqiang Guan, M. Stephen Trent
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The alternative aerobic ribonucleotide reductase of Escherichia coli, NrdEF, is a manganese-dependent enzyme that enables cell replication during periods of iron starvation
Julia E. Martin, James A. Imlay
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Cyclic GMP controls Rhodospirillum centenum cyst development
Jeremiah N. Marden, Qian Dong, Sugata Roychowdhury, James E. Berleman, Carl E. Bauer
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YeeV is an Escherichia coli toxin that inhibits cell division by targeting the cytoskeleton proteins, FtsZ and MreB
Qian Tan, Naoki Awano, Masayori Inouye
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Chemoreceptors in signalling complexes: shifted conformation and asymmetric coupling
Divya N. Amin, Gerald L. Hazelbauer
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A bacterial dynamin-like protein mediating nucleotide-independent membrane fusion
Frank Bürmann, Nina Ebert, Suey van Baarle, Marc Bramkamp
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The SoxRS response of Escherichia coli is directly activated by redox-cycling drugs rather than by superoxide
Mianzhi Gu, James A. Imlay
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Oligonucleotide recombination in Gram-negative bacteria
Bryan Swingle, Eric Markel, Nina Costantino, Mikhail G. Bubunenko, Samuel Cartinhour, Donald L. Court
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Carbon flux rerouting during Mycobacterium tuberculosis growth arrest
Lanbo Shi, Charles D. Sohaskey, Carmen Pfeiffer, Pratik Datta, Michael Parks, Johnjoe McFadden, Robert J. North, Maria L. Gennaro
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*Data correct as of 25th June 2012