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2 Am J Trop Med Hyg
2 Antimicrob Agents Chemother
1 Chest
1 Clin Infect Dis
11 Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis
9 Infect Immun
1 J Biol Chem
1 J Clin Microbiol
1 J Med Microbiol
1 Minerva Pediatr (Torino)
1 Neurology
2 Pediatrics
9 PLoS Negl Trop Dis
34 PLoS One
26 PLoS Pathog
1 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A

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    Am J Trop Med Hyg

  1. CHAURASIA S, Thimmappa M, Chowdhury S
    Case Report: Chronic Cavitatory Pulmonary Aspergillosis after COVID-19.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 Nov 24. pii: tpmd210701. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.21-0701.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. SALDANA NG, Parra MM, Olguin HJ, Bejarano JIC, et al
    Tuberculosis in Children in a Pediatric Hospital in Mexico.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 Nov 22. pii: tpmd201482. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.20-1482.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Antimicrob Agents Chemother

  3. CARVALHAES CG, Sader HS, Streit JM, Castanheira M, et al
    Activity of Oritavancin Against Gram-positive Pathogens Causing Bloodstream Infections in the United States Over 10 Years: Focus on Drug-Resistant Enterococcal Subsets (2010-2019).
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2021 Nov 22:AAC0166721. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01667.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  4. VOGENSEN VB, Bolhuis MS, Sturkenboom MGG, van der Werf TS, et al
    Clinical relevance of rifampicin-moxifloxacin interaction in isoniazid resistant/intolerant tuberculosis patients.
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2021 Nov 22:AAC0182921. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01829.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  5. AKSAMIT TR, Marras TK
    Clofazimine Drug Susceptibility Testing for Nontuberculous Mycobacteria: A Call to Arms.
    Chest. 2021;160:e90.

    Clin Infect Dis

  6. SAM-AGUDU NA, Rabie H, Pipo MT, Byamungu LN, et al
    The Critical Need for Pooled Data on COVID-19 in African Children: An AFREhealth Call for Action through Multi-Country Research Collaboration.
    Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Feb 13. pii: 6134449. doi: 10.1093.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis

  7. NORDBERG V, Iversen A, Tidell A, Ininbergs K, et al
    A decade of neonatal sepsis caused by gram-negative bacilli-a retrospective matched cohort study.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021 Mar 24. pii: 10.1007/s10096-021-04211.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  8. SOUEGES S, Triffault-Fillit C, Roux S, Labussiere-Wallet H, et al
    Long-term use of liposomal nebulized amikacin and tedizolid for the treatment of disseminated nocardiosis after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:2033-2036.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. WONG SC, Chan VWM, Lam GK, AuYeung CH, et al
    The use of multi-pronged screening strategy to understand the epidemiology of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Hong Kong: transition from epidemic to endemic setting.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:2017-2022.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    The Unyvero Hospital-Acquired pneumonia panel for diagnosis of secondary bacterial pneumonia in COVID-19 patients.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:2479-2485.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. GIRAO ES, de Melo Tavares B, Dos Santos SA, Gamarra GL, et al
    Predictive factors, outcomes, and molecular epidemiology of Clostridioides difficile diarrhea in Brazilian hospitals.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1821-1832.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  12. XU Y, Wang Q, Yao K, Dong F, et al
    Clinical characteristics and serotype distribution of invasive pneumococcal disease in pediatric patients from Beijing, China.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1833-1842.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. DE LA COURT JR, Sigaloff KCE, Groot T, van der Spoel JI, et al
    Reducing the dosing frequency of selective digestive tract decontamination to three times daily provides effective decontamination of Gram-negative bacteria.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1843-1850.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  14. PECORARO AA, Herbst PP, Pienaar CC, Taljaard JJ, et al
    Bartonella species as a cause of culture-negative endocarditis in South Africa.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1873-1879.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. TORRES I, Albert E, Gimenez E, Olea B, et al
    Performance of a MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry-based method for rapid detection of third-generation oxymino-cephalosporin-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp. from blood cultures.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1925-1932.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. ZHANG F, Chen J, Huang H, Deng X, et al
    Application of metagenomic next-generation sequencing in the diagnosis and treatment guidance of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in renal transplant recipients.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1933-1942.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. MOHD SAZLLY LIM S, Heffernan AJ, Zowawi HM, Roberts JA, et al
    Semi-mechanistic PK/PD modelling of meropenem and sulbactam combination against carbapenem-resistant strains of Acinetobacter baumannii.
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021;40:1943-1952.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Infect Immun

  18. KOKU R, Herndon DR, Avillan J, Morrison J, et al
    Both Coinfection and Superinfection Drive Complex Anaplasma marginale Strain Structure in a Natural Transmission Setting.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0016621.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. NING Y, Cai Y, Dai Y, Li F, et al
    Mitochondrial Fusion Mediated by Mitofusin 1 Regulates Macrophage Mycobactericidal Activity by Enhancing Autophagy.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0030621.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  20. XIANG X, Wu Y, Li H, Li C, et al
    Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell-Derived Type I Interferon Is Involved in Helicobacter pylori Infection-Induced Differentiation of Schlafen 4-Expressing Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0040721.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  21. JANISZEWSKI LN, Minson M, Allen MA, Dowell RD, et al
    Characterization of Global Gene Expression, Regulation of Metal Ions, and Infection Outcomes in Immune-Competent 129S6 Mouse Macrophages.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0027321.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  22. BARRY A, Panmanee W, Hassett DJ, Satish L, et al
    AB569, a Novel, Topical Bactericidal Gel Formulation, Kills Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Promotes Wound Healing in a Murine Model of Burn Wound Infection.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0033621.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. BARTH S, Kirschnek S, Ortmann N, Tanriver Y, et al
    The Reaction of Innate Lymphoid Cells in the Mouse Female Genital Tract to Chlamydial Infection.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0080020.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  24. ANCONA G, Alagna L, Lombardi A, Palomba E, et al
    The Interplay between Gut Microbiota and the Immune System in Liver Transplant Recipients and Its Role in Infections.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0037621.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  25. SHEIKH A, Wangdi T, Vickers TJ, Aaron B, et al
    Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli degrades the host MUC2 mucin barrier to facilitate critical pathogen-enterocyte interactions in human small intestine.
    Infect Immun. 2021 Nov 22:IAI0057221. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00572.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. LI P, Wang X, Sun X, Cimino J, et al
    Recombinant Pseudomonas Bionanoparticles Induce Protection against Pneumonic Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infection.
    Infect Immun. 2021;89:e0039621.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Biol Chem

  27. 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.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Clin Microbiol

  28. ARMSTRONG DT, Tacheny EA, Olinger G, Howard R, et al
    SARS-CoV-2 Supply Shortages and Tuberculosis Diagnostics: Current Issues Requiring Immediate Solutions.
    J Clin Microbiol. 2021;59:e0077821.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Med Microbiol

  29. XIAO Q, Shen W, Zou Y, Dong S, et al
    Sixteen cases of severe pneumonia caused by Chlamydia psittaci in South China investigated via metagenomic next-generation sequencing.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  30. MUNCH MW, Myatra SN, Vijayaraghavan BKT, Saseedharan S, et al
    Effect of 12 mg vs 6 mg of Dexamethasone on the Number of Days Alive Without Life Support in Adults With COVID-19 and Severe Hypoxemia: The COVID STEROID 2 Randomized Trial.
    JAMA. 2021 Oct 21. pii: 2785529. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.18295.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Minerva Pediatr (Torino)

  31. DI PIERRO F, Lo Russo P, Danza ML, Basile I, et al
    Use of a probiotic mixture containing Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BB-12 and Enterococcus faecium L3 as prophylaxis to reduce the incidence of acute gastroenteritis and upper respiratory tract infections in children.
    Minerva Pediatr (Torino). 2021;73:222-229.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  32. KARSCHNIA P, Kaulen L, Thon N, Baehring JM, et al
    Clinical Reasoning: A 64-Year-Old Man With History of Meningitis Presenting With Proximal Weakness of the Arms.
    Neurology. 2021 Nov 19. pii: WNL.0000000000013085.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  33. RAGHAVAN VR, Porter JJ, Neuman MI, Lyons TW, et al
    Trends in Management of Simple Febrile Seizures at US Children's Hospitals.
    Pediatrics. 2021;148.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. KAPLAN RL, Cruz AT, Michelson KA, McAneney C, et al
    Neonatal Mastitis and Concurrent Serious Bacterial Infection.
    Pediatrics. 2021 Jun 29. pii: peds.2021-051322. doi: 10.1542/peds.2021-051322.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS Negl Trop Dis

  35. BARGUL JL, Kidambasi KO, Getahun MN, Villinger J, et al
    Transmission of 'Candidatus Anaplasma camelii' to mice and rabbits by camel-specific keds, Hippobosca camelina.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009671.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. YIN D, Bai Q, Wu X, Li H, et al
    Paper-based ELISA diagnosis technology for human brucellosis based on a multiepitope fusion protein.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009695.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. SILVA CML, Bernardes Filho F, Voltan G, Santana JM, et al
    Innovative tracking, active search and follow-up strategies for new leprosy cases in the female prison population.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009716.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  38. SANTOS ARD, Dionizio A, Fernandes MDS, Buzalaf MAR, et al
    Proteomic analysis of serum samples of paracoccidioidomycosis patients with severe pulmonary sequel.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009714.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. ROBERTS T, Parker DM, Bulterys PL, Rattanavong S, et al
    A spatio-temporal analysis of scrub typhus and murine typhus in Laos; implications from changing landscapes and climate.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009685.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. DO ESPIRITO SANTO RB, Goncalves DVC, Serafim RA, Loureiro RM, et al
    Evaluation of proposed cranial and maxillary bone alteration parameters in persons affected by Hansen's disease.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009694.

  41. DE OLIVEIRA GL, Oliveira JF, Pescarini JM, Andrade RFS, et al
    Estimating underreporting of leprosy in Brazil using a Bayesian approach.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009700.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. MULETA AJ, Lappan R, Stinear TP, Greening C, et al
    Understanding the transmission of Mycobacterium ulcerans: A step towards controlling Buruli ulcer.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009678.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  43. DE OLIVEIRA BENTO A, de Sena Costa AS, Lima SL, do Monte Alves M, et al
    The spread of cat-transmitted sporotrichosis due to Sporothrix brasiliensis in Brazil towards the Northeast region.
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15:e0009693.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  44. VAID RK, Thakur Z, Anand T, Kumar S, et al
    Comparative genome analysis of Salmonella enterica serovar Gallinarum biovars Pullorum and Gallinarum decodes strain specific genes.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255612.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  45. FILHO SPF, Pereira MS, Nobre Rodrigues JL, Guimaraes RB, et al
    Seasonality and weather dependance of Acinetobacter baumannii complex bloodstream infections in different climates in Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255593.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  46. KAHN SK, Cywes-Bentley C, Blodgett GP, Canaday NM, et al
    Antibody activities in hyperimmune plasma against the Rhodococcus equi virulence -associated protein A or poly-N-acetyl glucosamine are associated with protection of foals against rhodococcal pneumonia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250133.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  47. BAMBA Y, Nagano K, Moro H, Ogata H, et al
    Efficacy of the new beta-D-glucan measurement kit for diagnosing invasive fungal infections, as compared with that of four conventional kits.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255172.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  48. LIU S, Yu H, Sui Y, Zhou H, et al
    Classification of soybean frogeye leaf spot disease using leaf hyperspectral reflectance.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257008.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  49. OWUSU AY, Kushitor SB, Ofosu AA, Kushitor MK, et al
    Institutional mortality rate and cause of death at health facilities in Ghana between 2014 and 2018.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0256515.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  50. YU Y, Kim YH, Cho WH, Son BS, et al
    Biofilm microbiome in extracorporeal membrane oxygenator catheters.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257449.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  51. TRIKHA R, Greig D, Sekimura T, Cevallos N, et al
    Active rheumatoid arthritis in a mouse model is not an independent risk factor for periprosthetic joint infection.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250910.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  52. CASTILLO-ZELEDON A, Ruiz-Villalobos N, Altamirano-Silva P, Chacon-Diaz C, et al
    A Sinorhizobium meliloti and Agrobacterium tumefaciens ExoR ortholog is not crucial for Brucella abortus virulence.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254568.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  53. AUMPAN N, Vilaichone RK, Pornthisarn B, Chonprasertsuk S, et al
    Predictors for regression and progression of intestinal metaplasia (IM): A large population-based study from low prevalence area of gastric cancer (IM-predictor trial).
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255601.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  54. BERHANE M, Girma T, Tesfaye W, Jibat N, et al
    Implementation research on management of sick young infants with possible serious bacterial infection when referral is not possible in Jimma Zone, Ethiopia: Challenges and solutions.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255210.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  55. DAWODU OG, Akanbi RB
    Isolation and identification of microorganisms associated with automated teller machines on Federal Polytechnic Ede campus.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254658.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  56. SOLOMON S, Akeju O, Odumade OA, Ambachew R, et al
    Prevalence and risk factors for antimicrobial resistance among newborns with gram-negative sepsis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255410.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  57. FARUQUE ASG, Khan AI, Islam SMR, Nahar B, et al
    Diarrhea treatment center (DTC) based diarrheal disease surveillance in settlements in the wake of the mass influx of forcibly displaced Myanmar national (FDMN) in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, 2018.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254473.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  58. DAVIS AP, Maxwell CL, Mendoza H, Crooks A, et al
    Cognitive impairment in syphilis: Does treatment based on cerebrospinal fluid analysis improve outcome?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  59. PARK HT, Park WB, Kim S, Lim JS, et al
    Revealing immune responses in the Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis-infected THP-1 cells using single cell RNA-sequencing.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0254194.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  60. NARH-BANA SA, Kawonga M, Chirwa ED, Ibisomi L, et al
    Fidelity of implementation of TB screening guidelines by health providers at selected HIV clinics in Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257486.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  61. SARMIN M, Begum M, Islam F, Afroze F, et al
    Factors associated with severe sepsis in diarrheal adults and their outcome at an urban hospital, Bangladesh: A retrospective analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257596.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  62. LAU MJ, Hoffmann AA, Endersby-Harshman NM
    A diagnostic primer pair to distinguish between wMel and wAlbB Wolbachia infections.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257781.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  63. ALKABAB YMA, Biswas S, Ahmed S, Paul K, et al
    Differentiating transient from persistent diabetic range hyperglycemia in a cohort of people completing tuberculosis treatment in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0260389.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  64. LEE MK, Kim SB, Shin B
    Differences in the clinical characteristics of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis according to spirometric impairment.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0260274.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  65. AMADIO A, Bono JL, Irazoqui M, Larzabal M, et al
    Genomic analysis of shiga toxin-containing Escherichia coli O157:H7 isolated from Argentinean cattle.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258753.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  66. MWANGA-AMUMPAIRE J, Ndeezi G, Kallander K, Obua C, et al
    Capacity to provide care for common childhood infections at low-level private health facilities in Western, Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257851.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  67. LUKACIK P, Owen CD, Harris G, Bolla JR, et al
    The structure of nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae SapA in a closed conformation reveals a constricted ligand-binding cavity and a novel RNA binding motif.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0256070.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  68. ISHIGURO N, Sato R, Mori T, Tanaka H, et al
    Point-of-care molecular diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae including macrolide sensitivity using quenching probe polymerase chain reaction.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258694.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  69. SCHONHERR SG, Ranft D, Lippmann N, Lubbert C, et al
    Changes in antibiotic consumption, AMR and Clostridioides difficile infections in a large tertiary-care center following the implementation of institution-specific guidelines for antimicrobial therapy: A nine-year interrupted time series study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258690.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  70. MCMAHON TA, Fernandez-Denmark S, Grim JM
    Early-life exposure to Ivermectin alters long-term growth and disease susceptibility.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258185.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  71. ZORIGT T, Furuta Y, Simbotwe M, Ochi A, et al
    Development of ELISA based on Bacillus anthracis capsule biosynthesis protein CapA for naturally acquired antibodies against anthrax.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258317.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  72. CHUAYPEN N, Limothai U, Kunadirek P, Kaewsapsak P, et al
    Identification and validation of circulating miRNAs as potential new biomarkers for severe liver disease in patients with leptospirosis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257805.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  73. WILKINSON DA, Edwards M, Benschop J, Nisa S, et al
    Identification of pathogenic Leptospira species and serovars in New Zealand using metabarcoding.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0257971.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  74. JARVISALO MJ, Jokihaka V, Hakamaki M, Lankinen R, et al
    Dental health assessed using panoramic radiograph and adverse events in chronic kidney disease stage 4-5 patients transitioning to dialysis and transplantation-A prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258055.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  75. RONCO T, Aragao FM, Saaby L, Christensen JB, et al
    A new phenothiazine derivate is active against Clostridioides difficile and shows low cytotoxicity.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258207.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  76. RICH HE, Antos D, McCourt CC, Zheng WQ, et al
    Murine Type III interferons are functionally redundant and correlate with bacterial burden during influenza/bacterial super-infection.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0255309.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  77. BOGUNIEWICZ J, Revell PA, Scheurer ME, Hulten KG, et al
    Risk factors for microbiologic failure in children with Enterobacter species bacteremia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0258114.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS Pathog

  78. GUTIERREZ S, Fischer J, Ganesan R, Hos NJ, et al
    Salmonella Typhimurium impairs glycolysis-mediated acidification of phagosomes to evade macrophage defense.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009943.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  79. MCDOUGAL CE, Morrow ZT, Christopher T, Kim S, et al
    Phagocytes produce prostaglandin E2 in response to cytosolic Listeria monocytogenes.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009493.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  80. GOLDSMITH JA, DiVenere AM, Maynard JA, McLellan JS, et al
    Structural basis for antibody binding to adenylate cyclase toxin reveals RTX linkers as neutralization-sensitive epitopes.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009920.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  81. WU X, Ning C, Key FM, Andrades Valtuena A, et al
    A 3,000-year-old, basal S. enterica lineage from Bronze Age Xinjiang suggests spread along the Proto-Silk Road.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009886.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  82. DEMARS A, Vitali A, Comein A, Carlier E, et al
    Aconitate decarboxylase 1 participates in the control of pulmonary Brucella infection in mice.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009887.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  83. BAGAYOKO S, Leon-Icaza SA, Pinilla M, Hessel A, et al
    Host phospholipid peroxidation fuels ExoU-dependent cell necrosis and supports Pseudomonas aeruginosa-driven pathology.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009927.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  84. RUSSO BC, Duncan-Lowey JK, Chen P, Goldberg MB, et al
    The type 3 secretion system requires actin polymerization to open translocon pores.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009932.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  85. CULYBA MJ, Van Tyne D
    Bacterial evolution during human infection: Adapt and live or adapt and die.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009872.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  86. TAGGART MG, Snelling WJ, Naughton PJ, La Ragione RM, et al
    Biofilm regulation in Clostridioides difficile: Novel systems linked to hypervirulence.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009817.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  87. GUO Z, Kang S, Wu Q, Wang S, et al
    The regulation landscape of MAPK signaling cascade for thwarting Bacillus thuringiensis infection in an insect host.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009917.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  88. XIA Y, Cebrian R, Xu C, Jong A, et al
    Elucidating the mechanism by which synthetic helper peptides sensitize Pseudomonas aeruginosa to multiple antibiotics.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009909.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  89. VAIL KJ, da Silveira BP, Bell SL, Cohen ND, et al
    The opportunistic intracellular bacterial pathogen Rhodococcus equi elicits type I interferon by engaging cytosolic DNA sensing in macrophages.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009888.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  90. DE LAY BD, Cameron TA, De Lay NR, Norris SJ, et al
    Comparison of transcriptional profiles of Treponema pallidum during experimental infection of rabbits and in vitro culture: Highly similar, yet different.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009949.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  91. KELLIHER JL, Grunenwald CM, Abrahams RR, Daanen ME, et al
    PASTA kinase-dependent control of peptidoglycan synthesis via ReoM is required for cell wall stress responses, cytosolic survival, and virulence in Listeria monocytogenes.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009881.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  92. SULLIVAN JR, Lupien A, Kalthoff E, Hamela C, et al
    Efficacy of epetraborole against Mycobacterium abscessus is increased with norvaline.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009965.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  93. LEAL-CALVO T, Avanzi C, Mendes MA, Benjak A, et al
    A new paradigm for leprosy diagnosis based on host gene expression.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1009972.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  94. PERES NG, Wang N, Whitney P, Engel S, et al
    CD4+ T cell immunity to Salmonella is transient in the circulation.
    PLoS Pathog. 2021;17:e1010004.
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