Publications 2008

Aili M, Isaksson EL, Carlsson SE, Wolf-Watz H, Rosqvist R, Francis MS (2008) Regulation of Yersinia Yop-effector delivery by translocated YopE. Int J Med Microbiol 298: 183-92

Andersson H, Gustafsson M, Olsson R, Almqvist F (2008) Selective synthesis of 2-substituted pyridine N-oxides via directed ortho-metallation using Grignard reagents. Tetrahedron Letters 49: 6901-6903

Andersson M, Axner O, Almqvist F, Uhlin BE, Fällman E (2008) Physical properties of biopolymers assessed by optical tweezers: Analysis of folding and refolding of bacterial pili. Chemphyschem 9: 221-235

Axner O, Ma WG, Foltynowicz A (2008) Sub-Doppler dispersion and noise-immune cavity-enhanced optical heterodyne molecular spectroscopy revised. Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics 25: 1166-1177

Azevedo M, Eriksson S, Mendes N, Serpa J, Figueiredo C, Resende LP, Ruvoen-Clouet N, Haas R, Borén T, Le Pendu J, David L (2008) Infection by Helicobacter pylori expressing the BabA adhesin is influenced by the secretor phenotype. Journal of Pathology 215: 308-316

Bailey L, Engström P, Nordström A, Bergström S, Waldenström A, Nordström P (2008) Chlamydia pneumoniae infection results in generalized bone loss in mice. Microbes and Infection 10: 1175-1181

Berg V, Das P, Chorell E, Hedenstrom M, Pinkner JS, Hultgren SJ, Almqvist F (2008) Carboxylic acid isosteres improve the activity of ring-fused 2-pyridones that inhibit pilus biogenesis in E. coli. Bioorg Med Chem Lett 18: 3536-3540

Björnham O, Axner O, Andersson M (2008) Modeling of the elongation and retraction of Escherichia coli P pili under strain by Monte Carlo simulations. European Biophysics Journal with Biophysics Letters 37: 381-391

Bönquist L, Lindgren H, Golovliov I, Guina T, Sjöstedt A (2008) MglA and Igl proteins contribute to the modulation of Francisella tularensis live vaccine strain-containing phagosomes in murine macrophages. Infect Immun 76: 3502-3510

Bruce MG, Deeks SL, Zulz T, Bruden D, Navarro C, Lovgren M, Jette L, Kristinsson K, Sigmundsdottir G, Jensen KB, Lovoll O, Nuorti JP, Herva E, Nystedt A, Sjöstedt A, Koch A, Hennessy TW, Parkinson AJ (2008) International Circumpolar Surveillance System for invasive pneumococcal disease, 1999-2005. Emerg Infect Dis 14: 25-33

Bunikis I, Denker K, Östberg Y, Andersen C, Benz R, Bergström S (2008) An RND-type efflux system in Borrelia burgdorferi is involved in virulence and resistance to antimicrobial compounds. PLoS Pathog 4: e1000009

Conlan JW, Zhao X, Harris G, Shen H, Bolanowski M, Rietz C, Sjöstedt A, Chen W (2008) Molecular immunology of experimental primary tularemia in mice infected by respiratory or intradermal routes with type A Francisella tularensis. Mol Immunol 45: 2962-2969

Demuth A, Aharonowitz Y, Bachmann TT, Blum-Oehler G, Buchrieser C, Covacci A, Dobrindt U, Emody L, van der Ende A, Ewbank J, Fernandez LA, Frosch M, Garcia-del Portillo F, Gilmore MS, Glaser P, Goebel W, Hasnain SE, Heesemann J, Islam K, Korhonen Maiden M, Meyer TF, Montecucco, C, Oswald E, Parkhill J,Pucciarelli MG, Ron E, Svanborg C, Uhlin BE, Wai SN, Wehland J, Hacker J (2008). Pathogenomics: An updated European Research Agenda. Infection Genetics and Evolution 8: 386-393

Eliasson H, Olcen P, Sjöstedt A, Jurstrand M, Back E, Andersson S (2008) Kinetics of the immune response associated with tularemia: comparison of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, a tube agglutination test, and a novel whole-blood lymphocyte stimulation test. Clin Vaccine Immunol 15: 1238-1243

Fernebro J, Blomberg C, Morfeldt E, Wolf-Watz H, Normark S, Normark BH (2008) The influence of in vitro fitness defects on pneumococcal ability to colonize and to cause invasive disease. BMC Microbiol 8: 65

Foltynowicz A, Ma WG, Axner O (2008) Characterization of fiber-laser-based sub-Doppler NICE-OHMS for quantitative trace gas detection. Optics Express 16: 14689-14702

Foltynowicz A, Ma WG, Schmidt FM, Axner O (2008) Doppler-broadened noise-immune cavity-enhanced optical heterodyne molecular spectrometry signals from optically saturated transitions under low pressure conditions. Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics 25: 1156-1165

Foltynowicz A, Schmidt FM, Ma W, Axner O (2008) Noise-immune cavity-enhanced optical heterodyne molecular spectroscopy: Current status and future potential. Applied Physics B-Lasers and Optics 92: 313-326

Galka F, Wai SN, Kusch H, Engelmann S, Hecker M, Schmeck B, Hippenstiel S, Uhlin BE, Steinert M (2008) Proteomic characterization of the whole secretome of Legionella pneumophila and functional analysis of outer membrane vesicles. Infection and Immunity 76: 1825-1836

Holl K, Surcel HM, Koskela P, Dillner J, Hallmans G, Wadell G, Kaasila M, Olafsdottir GH, Ogmundsdottir HM, Pukkala E, Stattin P, Lehtinen M (2008) Maternal Epstein-Barr virus and cytomegalovirus infections and risk of testicular cancer in the offspring: a nested case-control study. Apmis 116: 816-822

Karched M, Ihalin R, Eneslatt K, Zhong DY, Oscarsson J, Wai SN, Chen C, Asikainen SE (2008) Vesicle-independent extracellular release of a proinflammatory outer membrane lipoprotein in free-soluble form. Bmc Microbiology 8: 18

Kelk P, Claesson R, Chen C, Sjöstedt A, Johansson A (2008) IL-1beta secretion induced by Aggregatibacter (Actinobacillus) actinomycetemcomitans is mainly caused by the leukotoxin. Int J Med Microbiol 298: 529-541

Keyser P, Elofsson M, Rosell S, Wolf-Watz H (2008) Virulence blockers as alternatives to antibiotics: type III secretion inhibitors against Gram-negative bacteria. J Intern Med 264: 17-29

Kumlin U, Olofsson S, Dimock K, Arnberg N (2008) Sialic acid tissue distribution and influenza virus tropism. Influenza Other Respi Viruses 2: 147-154

Larsson C, Bergström S (2008) A novel and simple method for laboratory diagnosis of relapsing Fever borreliosis. Open Microbiol J 2: 10-12

Larsson C, Lundqvist J, Bergström S (2008) Residual brain infection in murine relapsing fever borreliosis can be successfully treated with ceftriaxone. Microb Pathog 44: 262-264

Lindberg S, Xia Y, Sondén B, Göransson M, Hacker J, Uhlin BE (2008) Regulatory Interactions among adhesin gene systems of uropathogenic Escherichia coli. Infect Immun 76: 771-780

Lindén S, Mahdavi J, Semino-Mora C, Olsen C, Carlstedt I, Borén T, Dubois A (2008) Role of ABO secretor status in mucosal innate immunity and H. pylori infection. PLoS Pathog 4: e2

Lofling J, Diswall M, Eriksson S, Borén T, Breimer ME, Holgersson J (2008) Studies of Lewis antigens and H. pylori adhesion in CHO cell lines engineered to express Lewis b determinants. Glycobiology 18: 494-501

Lukanova A, Andersson R, Wulff M, Zeleniuch-Jacquotte A, Grankvist K, Dossus L, Afanasyeva Y, Johansson R, Arslan AA, Lenner P, Wadell G, Hallmans G, Toniolo P, Lundin E (2008) Human Chorionic Gonadotropin and Alpha-Fetoprotein Concentrations in Pregnancy and Maternal Risk of Breast Cancer: A Nested Case-Control Study. American Journal of Epidemiology 168: 1284-1291

Ma WG, Foltynowicz A, Axner O (2008) Theoretical description of Doppler-broadened noise-immune cavity-enhanced optical heterodyne molecular spectroscopy under optically saturated conditions. Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics 25: 1144-1155

Meibom KL, Dubail I, Dupuis M, Barel M, Lenco J, Stulik J, Golovliov I, Sjöstedt A, Charbit A (2008) The heat-shock protein ClpB of Francisella tularensis is involved in stress tolerance and is required for multiplication in target organs of infected mice. Mol Microbiol 67: 1384-13401

Meinzer U, Esmiol-Welterlin S, Barreau F, Berrebi D, Dussaillant M, Bonacorsi S, Chareyre F, Niwa-Kawakita M, Alberti C, Sterkers G, Lesuffleur T, Peuchmaur M, Karin M, Eckmann L, Giovannini M, Ollendorff V, Wolf-Watz H, Hugot JP (2008) CARD15/NOD2 mediates susceptibility to Yersinia pseudotuberculosis. Gastroenterology 134: A651-A651

Meinzer U, Esmiol-Welterlin S, Barreau F, Berrebi D, Dussaillant M, Bonacorsi S, Chareyre F, Niwa-Kawakita M, Alberti C, Sterkers G, Villard C, Lesuffleur T, Peuchmaur M, Karin M, Eckmann L, Giovannini M, Ollendorff V, Wolf-Watz H, Hugot JP (2008) Nod2 mediates susceptibility to Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in mice. PLoS One 3: e2769

Morgado I, Melo EP, Lundberg E, Estrela NL, Sauer-Eriksson AE, Power DM (2008) Hormone affinity and fibril formation of piscine transthyretin: The role of the N-terminal. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 295: 48-58

Nilsson EC, Jamshidi F, Johansson SMC, Oberste MS, Arnberg N (2008) Sialic acid is a cellular receptor for coxsackievirus A24 variant, an emerging virus with pandemic potential. Journal of Virology 82: 3061-3068

Ovchinnikova O, Gylfe A, Bailey L, Bergström S, Rudling M, Waldenstrom A, Hansson GK, Nordstrom P (2008) Osteoprotegerin promotes fibrous cap formation in atherosclerotic lesions of apoe deficient mice. Scandinavian journal of immunology 68: 199-200

Pemberton N, Pinkner JS, Edvinsson S, Hultgren SJ, Almqvist F (2008) Synthesis and evaluation of dihydroimidazolo and dihydrooxazolo ring-fused 2-pyridones - targeting pilus biogenesis in uropathogenic bacteria. Tetrahedron 64: 9368-9376

Sabouri N, Viberg J, Goyal DK, Johansson E, Chabes A (2008) Evidence for lesion bypass by yeast replicative DNA polymerases during DNA damage. Nucleic Acids Research 36: 5660-5667

Selimi DA, Peng Q, Charkowski AO, Yang C, Elofsson M (2008) Identification of a type three secretion inhibitor shared by Dickeya dadantii and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis. Phytopathology 98: S143-S143

Sellstedt M, Almqvist F (2008) Synthesis of a novel tricyclic peptidomimetic scaffold. Organic Letters 10: 4005-4007

Song T, Mika F, Lindmark B, Liu Z, Schild S, Bishop A, Zhu J, Camilli A, Johansson J, Vogel J, Wai SN (2008) A new Vibrio cholerae sRNA modulates colonization and affects release of outer membrane vesicles. Mol Microbiol 70: 100-111

Tano K, von Essen R, Eriksson PO, Sjöstedt A (2008) Alloiococcus otitidis--otitis media pathogen or normal bacterial flora? APMIS 116: 785-90

Thein M, Bunikis I, Denker K, Larsson C, Cutler S, Drancourt M, Schwan TG, Mentele R, Lottspeich F, Bergström S, Benz R (2008) Oms38 Is the First Identified Pore-Forming Protein in the Outer Membrane of Relapsing Fever Spirochetes. Journal of Bacteriology 190: 7035-7042

Tuomisto J, Holl K, Rantakokko P, Koskela P, Hallmans G, Wadell G, Stattin P, Dillner J, Ogmundsdottir HM, Vartiainen T, Lehtinen M, Pukkala E (2008) Maternal smoking during pregnancy, and testicular cancer in the offspring. Toxicology Letters 180: S163-S163

Vaitkevicius K, Rompikuntal PK, Lindmark B, Vaitkevicius R, Song TY, Wai SN (2008) The metalloprotease PrtV from Vibrio cholerae. Febs Journal 275: 3167-3177

Vonkavaara M, Telepnev M, Rydén P, Sjöstedt A, Stöven S (2008) Drosophila melanogaster as a model for elucidating the pathogenicity of Francisella tularensis. Cell Microbiol 10: 1327-1338

Walz A, Odenbreit S, Stuhler K, Meyer HE, Wattenberg A, Mahdavi J, Borén T, Ruhl S (2008) Glycoprotein Receptors within the Human Salivary Proteome for the Lectin-like BabA and SabA Adhesins of Helicobacter pylori. Glycobiology 18: 1003-1003

Weber B, Croxatto A, Chen C, Milton DL (2008) RpoS induces expression of the Vibrio anguillarum quorum-sensing regulator VanT. Microbiol-Sgm 154: 767-780