Recent Publications from Tan Lab

Research Publications Microbiology


Herwald SE, Zucchi PC, Tan S, Kumamoto CA. 2017. The two transmembrane regions of Candida albicans Dfi1 contribute to its biogenesis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 488: 153-158. books

Richardson K, Bennion OT, Tan S, Hoang AN, Cokol M, Aldridge BB. 2016. Temporal and intrinsic factors of rifampicin tolerance in mycobacteria. Proc Natl Acad Sic USA. 113: 8302-8307. Abstract in PubMed

Tan S, Yates RM, Russell DG. 2016. Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Readouts of bacterial fitness and the environment within the phagosome. Methods Mol Biol. 1519: 333-347. books

Liu Y, Tan S, Huang L, Abramovitch RB, Rohde KH, Zimmerman MD, Chen C, Dartois V, VanderVen BC, Russell DG. 2016. Immune activation of the host cell induces drug tolerance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis both in vitro and in vivo. J Exp Med. 213: 809-825.  books

Tan S, Russell DG. 2015. Trans-species communication in the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected macrophage. Immunol Rev. 264: 233-248. books

Russell DG, Lee W, Tan S, Sukumar N, Podinovskaia M, Fahey RJ, VanderVen BC. 2014. The sculpting of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis genome by host cell-derived pressures. Microbiol Spectr. 2 (MGM2-0016-2013) books

Sukumar N*, Tan S*, Aldridge BB, Russell DG. 2014. Exploitation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis reporter strains to probe the impact of vaccination at sites of infection. PLoS Pathog. 10: e1004394. * equal contribution  books

Tan S, Sukumar N, Abramovitch RB, Parish T, Russell DG. 2013. Mycobacterium tuberculosis responds to chloride and pH as synergistic cues to the immune status of its host cell. PLoS Pathog. 9: e1003282.  books

Noto JM, Gaddy JA, Lee JY, Piazuelo MB, Friedman DB, Colvin DC, Romero-Gallo J, Suarez G, Loh J, Slaughter JC, Tan S, Morgan DR, Wilson KT, Bravo LE, Correa P, Cover TL, Amieva MR, Peek RM Jr. 2013. Iron deficiency accelerates Helicobacter pylori-induced carcinogenesis in rodents and humans. J Clin Invest. 123: 479-492. books

Tan S, Noto JM, Romero-Gallo J, Peek RM Jr, Amieva MR. 2011. Helicobacter pylori perturbs iron trafficking in the epithelium to grow on the cell surface. PLoS Pathog. 7: e1002050.  books

Tan S, Tompkins LS, Amieva MR. 2009. Helicobacter pylori usurps cell polarity to turn the cell surface into a replicative niche. PLoS Pathog. 5: e1000407. books

Ogura M, Perez JC, Mittl PR, Lee HK, Dailide G, Tan S, Ito Y, Secka O, Dailidiene D, Putty K, Berg DE, Kalia A. 2007. Helicobacter pylori evolution: lineage- specific adaptations in homologs of eukaryotic Sel1-like genes. PLoS Comput Biol. 3: e151. books

Dailidiene D*, Tan S*, Ogura K*, Zhang M, Lee AH, Severinov K, Berg DE. 2007. Urea sensitization caused by separation of Helicobacter pylori RNA polymerase beta and beta' subunits. Helicobacter 12:103-111. *equal contribution books

Tan S, Fraley CD, Zhang M, Dailidiene D, Kornberg A, Berg DE. 2005. Diverse phenotypes resulting from polyphosphate kinase gene (ppk1) inactivation in different strains of Helicobacter pylori. J Bacteriol 187: 7687-7695. books

Tan S, Berg DE. 2004. Motility of urease-deficient derivatives of Helicobacter pylori J Bacteriol. 186: 885-888. books

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