Publications

Recent Publications:

Rosay T, Jimenez A, Sperandio V. Glucuronic acid confers colonization advantage to enteric pathogens. PNAS. March 19, 2024. 121 (13) e2400226121

Cuesta S, Burdisso P, Segev A, Kourrich S, Sperandio V. Gut colonization by Proteobacteria alters host metabolism and modulates cocaine neurobehavioral responses. Cell Host and Microbe. 2022 Nov 1. doi.org/10.1016/j.chom.2022.09.014

Kumar A, Russell RM, Hoskan MA, Sperandio V. Indole Sensing Regulator (IsrR) Promotes Virulence Gene Expression in Enteric Pathogens. mBio. 2022 Aug 2:e0193922. doi: 10.1128/mbio.01939-22. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35916401.

Martins FH, Rajan A, Carter HE, Baniasadi HR, Maresso AW, Sperandio V. Interactions between Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) and Gut Commensals at the Interface of Human Colonoids. mBio. 2022 Jun 28;13(3):e0132122. doi: 10.1128/mbio.01321-22. Epub 2022 May 31. PMID: 35638758; PMCID: PMC9239246.

Sperandio V, Frankel G. Editorial overview: Host-microbe interactions: friends, foes and frenemies. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2022 Feb;65:viii-x. doi: 10.1016/j.mib.2022.01.003. PMID: 35067293.

Kendall MM, Sperandio V. Gut microbes regroup to aid defence after infection. Nature. 2021 Apr;592(7852):29-31. doi: 10.1038/d41586-021-00642-7. PMID: 34728860; PMCID: PMC8162939.

Ellermann M, Jimenez AG, Pifer R, Ruiz N, Sperandio V. The Canonical Long-Chain Fatty Acid Sensing Machinery Processes Arachidonic Acid To Inhibit Virulence in Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli. mBio. 2021 Jan 19;12(1):e03247-20. doi: 10.1128/mBio.03247-20. PMID: 33468701; PMCID: PMC7845647.

Jimenez, A.G., Ellermann, M., Abott, W. and Sperandio, V. 2020. Diet-derived galacturonic-acid regulates virulence and intestinal colonization in enterohemorrhagic E. coli and Citrobacter rodentium. Nature Microbiology (5): 368–378. PMCID: PMC6992478

Kumar, A.*, Russell, R. *, Pifer, R., Menezes-Garcia, Z., Cuesta , S., Narayanan, S.,  MacMillan, J.,  and Sperandio, V. 2020. The serotonin neurotransmitter modulates virulence of enteric pathogens. Cell Host & Microbe. 28(1):41-53. PMCID: PMC7351610 *Co-first authors.

Kim, C.S.,  Gatsios, A., Cuesta, S., Lam, Y.C., Wei, Z., Chen, H., Russell, R.M., Shine, E.E., Wang, R., Wyche, T.P., Piizi, G., Flavell, R.A., Palm, N.W., Sperandio, V., Crawford, J.M. 2020. Characterization of autoinducer-3structure and biosynthesis in E. coli. ACS Central Science. 6(2):197-206. PMCID: PMC7047286

Menezes-Garcia, Z. Kumar, A., Zhu, W. Winter, S.E., and Sperandio, V. 2020. L-Arginine sensing regulates virulence gene expression and disease progression in enteric pathogens. PNAS. 117(22):12387-12393. PMCID: PMC7275701

Martins, F.H., Kumar, A. Abe, C.M., Carvalho, E., Nishiyama-Jr, M., Xing, C., Sperandio, V.*, Elias, W.P.*. 2020. EspFu-mediated actin assembly enhances epithelial colonization by enteropathogenic Escherichia coliand triggers inflammatory signaling pathways. *co-corresponding authors. MBio 11(2). pii: e00617-20. PMCID: PMC7157822

Ellermann, M., Pacheco, A.R., Jimenez, A.G., Russell, R.M., Kumar, A., Zhu, W., Vale, G., Martin, S.A., Raj, P., McDonald, J.G., Winter, S.E., and Sperandio, V. 2020. Endocannabinoids inhibit induction of virulence in enteric pathogens. Cell (183) 650-665. PMCID: PMC7606741

 

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