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Thomas VC, Thurlow LR, Boyle D, Hancock LE. Regulation of autolysis-dependent extracellular DNA release by Enterococcus faecalis extracellular proteases influences biofilm development. J Bacteriol. 2008 Aug;190(16):5690-8. doi: 10.1128/JB.00314-08. Epub 2008 Jun 13. PubMed PMID: 18556793; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2519388.
Thomas VC, Hiromasa Y, Harms N, Thurlow L, Tomich J, Hancock LE. A fratricidal mechanism is responsible for eDNA release and contributes to biofilm development of Enterococcus faecalis. Mol Microbiol. 2009 May;72(4):1022-36. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2009.06703.x. Epub 2009 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 19400795; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2779696.
Thurlow LR, Thomas VC, Hancock LE. Capsular polysaccharide production in Enterococcus faecalis and contribution of CpsF to capsule serospecificity. J Bacteriol. 2009 Oct;191(20):6203-10. doi: 10.1128/JB.00592-09. Epub 2009 Aug 14. PubMed PMID: 19684130; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2753019.
Thurlow LR, Thomas VC, Fleming SD, Hancock LE. Enterococcus faecalis capsular polysaccharide serotypes C and D and their contributions to host innate immune evasion. Infect Immun. 2009 Dec;77(12):5551-7. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00576-09. Epub 2009 Oct 5. PubMed PMID: 19805541; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2786471.
Thurlow LR, Thomas VC, Narayanan S, Olson S, Fleming SD, Hancock LE. Gelatinase contributes to the pathogenesis of endocarditis caused by Enterococcus faecalis. Infect Immun. 2010 Nov;78(11):4936-43. doi: 10.1128/IAI.01118-09. Epub 2010 Aug 16. PubMed PMID: 20713628; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2976315.
Thurlow LR, Hanke ML, Fritz T, Angle A, Aldrich A, Williams SH, Engebretsen IL, Bayles KW, Horswill AR, Kielian T. Staphylococcus aureus biofilms prevent macrophage phagocytosis and attenuate inflammation in vivo. J Immunol. 2011 Jun 1;186(11):6585-96. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1002794. Epub 2011 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 21525381; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3110737.
Fuller JR, Vitko NP, Perkowski EF, Scott E, Khatri D, Spontak JS, Thurlow LR, Richardson AR. Identification of a lactate-quinone oxidoreductase in Staphylococcus aureus that is essential for virulence. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2011;1:19. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2011.00019. eCollection 2011. PubMed PMID: 22919585; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3417369.
Thurlow LR, Joshi GS, Richardson AR. Virulence strategies of the dominant USA300 lineage of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA). FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2012 Jun;65(1):5-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-695X.2012.00937.x. Epub 2012 Mar 5. Review. PubMed PMID: 22309135; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4090103.
Thurlow LR, Joshi GS, Clark JR, Spontak JS, Neely CJ, Maile R, Richardson AR. Functional modularity of the arginine catabolic mobile element contributes to the success of USA300 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Cell Host Microbe. 2013 Jan 16;13(1):100-7. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2012.11.012. Epub 2013 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 23332159; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3553549.
Maharshak N, Huh EY, Paiboonrungruang C, Shanahan M, Thurlow L, Herzog J, Djukic Z, Orlando R, Pawlinski R, Ellermann M, Borst L, Patel S, Dotan I, Sartor RB, Carroll IM. Enterococcus faecalis Gelatinase Mediates Intestinal Permeability via Protease-Activated Receptor 2. Infect Immun. 2015 Jul;83(7):2762-70. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00425-15. Epub 2015 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 25916983; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4468563.
Long KM, Ferris MT, Whitmore AC, Montgomery SA, Thurlow LR, McGee CE, Rodriguez CA, Lim JK, Heise MT. γδ T Cells Play a Protective Role in Chikungunya Virus-Induced Disease. J Virol. 2016 Jan 1;90(1):433-43. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02159-15. Print 2016 Jan 1. PubMed PMID: 26491151; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4702549.
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