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AB569, a nontoxic chemical tandem that kills major human pathogenic bacteria

McDaniel, C. T., Panmanee, W., Winsor, G. L., Gill, E., Bertelli, C., Schurr, M. J., Dongare, P., Paul, A. T., Ko, S. H. B., Lau, G. W., Dasgupta, N., Bogue, A. L., Miller, W. E., Mortensen, J. E., Haslam, D. B., Dexheimer, P., Muruve, D. A., Aronow, B. J., Forbes, M. D. E., Danilczuk, M. & 4 others, Brinkman, F. S. L., Hancock, R. E. W., Meyer, T. J. & Hassett, D. J., Mar 3 2020, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117, 9, p. 4921-4930 10 p.

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Absence of TolC impairs biofilm formation in Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae by reducing initial attachment

Li, Y., Cao, S., Zhang, L., Yuan, J., Lau, G. W., Wen, Y., Wu, R., Zhao, Q., Huang, X., Yan, Q., Huang, Y. & Wen, X., Sep 1 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 9, e0163364.

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Acropetal: A genetic locus required for conidiophore architecture and pathogenicity in the rice blast fungus

Lau, G. W. & Hamer, J. E., Jun 1998, In : Fungal Genetics and Biology. 24, 1-2, p. 228-239 12 p.

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A functional genomic analysis of type 3 streptococcus pneumoniae virulence

Lau, G. W., Haataja, S., Lonetto, M., Kensit, S. E., Marra, A., Bryant, A. P., McDevitt, D., Morrison, D. A. & Holden, D. W., May 29 2001, In : Molecular Microbiology. 40, 3, p. 555-571 17 p.

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Anaerobic killing of mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa by acidified nitrite derivatives under cystic fibrosis airway conditions

Sang, S. Y., Coakley, R., Lau, G. W., Lymar, S. V., Gaston, B., Karabulut, A. C., Hennigan, R. F., Hwang, S. H., Buettner, G., Schurr, M. J., Mortensen, J. E., Burns, J. L., Speert, D., Boucher, R. C. & Hassett, D. J., Feb 1 2006, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 116, 2, p. 436-446 11 p.

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A putative ABC transporter permease is necessary for resistance to acidified nitrite and EDTA in Pseudomonas aeruginosa under aerobic and anaerobic planktonic and biofilm conditions

McDaniel, C., Su, S., Panmanee, W., Lau, G. W., Browne, T., Cox, K., Paul, A. T., Ko, S. H. B., Mortensen, J. E., Lam, J. S., Muruve, D. A. & Hassett, D. J., Apr 1 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, APR, 291.

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A tolC-like protein of actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae is involved in antibiotic resistance and biofilm formation

Li, Y., Cao, S., Zhang, L., Lau, G. W., Wen, Y., Wu, R., Zhao, Q., Huang, X., Yan, Q., Huang, Y. & Wen, X., Oct 24 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, OCT, 1618.

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BdlA, DipA and Induced Dispersion Contribute to Acute Virulence and Chronic Persistence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Li, Y., Petrova, O. E., Su, S., Lau, G. W., Panmanee, W., Na, R., Hassett, D. J., Davies, D. G. & Sauer, K., Jun 2014, In : PLoS pathogens. 10, 6, e1004168.

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Comparative signature-tagged mutagenesis identifies Pseudomonas factors conferring resistance to the pulmonary collectin SP-A

Zhang, S., Chen, Y., Potvin, E., Sanschagrin, F., Levesque, R. C., McCormack, F. X. & Lau, G. W., 2005, In : PLoS pathogens. 1, 3, p. 259-268 10 p., e31.

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Controlling chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections by strategically interfering with the sensory function of SagS

Dingemans, J., Al-Feghali, R. E., Lau, G. W. & Sauer, K., May 2019, In : Molecular Microbiology. 111, 5, p. 1211-1228 18 p.

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Deletion analysis of Streptococcus pneumoniae late competence genes distinguishes virulence determinants that are dependent or independent of competence induction

Zhu, L., Lin, J., Kuang, Z., Vidal, J. E. & Lau, G. W., Jul 1 2015, In : Molecular Microbiology. 97, 1, p. 151-165 15 p.

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Deoxynybomycins inhibit mutant DNA gyrase and rescue mice infected with fluoroquinolone-resistant bacteria

Parkinson, E. I., Bair, J. S., Nakamura, B. A., Lee, H. Y., Kuttab, H. I., Southgate, E. H., Lezmi, S., Lau, G. W. & Hergenrother, P. J., Apr 22 2015, In : Nature communications. 6, 6947.

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Designing cyclic competence-stimulating peptide (CSP) analogs with pan-group quorum-sensing inhibition activity in Streptococcus pneumoniae

Yang, Y., Lin, J., Harrington, A., Cornilescu, G., Lau, G. W. & Tal-Gan, Y., Jan 21 2020, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117, 3, p. 1689-1699 11 p.

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Development of a Dominant Negative Competence-Stimulating Peptide (dnCSP) that Attenuates Streptococcus pneumoniae Infectivity in a Mouse Model of Acute Pneumonia

Koirala, B., Lin, J., Lau, G. W. & Tal-Gan, Y., Nov 16 2018, In : ChemBioChem. 19, 22, p. 2380-2386 7 p.

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Disentangling competence for genetic transformation and virulence in Streptococcus pneumoniae

Lin, J., Zhu, L. & Lau, G. W., Feb 1 2016, In : Current Genetics. 62, 1, p. 97-103 7 p.

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DprA-dependent exit from the competent state regulates multifaceted streptococcus pneumoniae virulence

Lin, J. & Lau, G. W., Jan 1 2019, In : Infection and immunity. 87, 11, e00349-19.

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Epidemiology and characteristics of the dengue outbreak in Guangdong, Southern China, in 2014

Huang, L., Luo, X., Shao, J., Yan, H., Qiu, Y., Ke, P., Zheng, W., Xu, B., Li, W., Sun, D., Cao, D., Chen, C., Zhuo, F., Lin, X., Tang, F., Bao, B., Zhou, Y., Zhang, X., Li, H., Li, J. & 17 others, Wan, D., Yang, L., Chen, Y., Zhong, Q., Gu, X., Liu, J., Huang, L., Xie, R., Li, X., Xu, Y., Luo, Z., Liao, M., Wang, H., Sun, L., Li, H., Lau, G. W. & Duan, C., Feb 1 2016, In : European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 35, 2, p. 269-277 9 p.

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Exendin-4 restores airway mucus homeostasis through the GLP1R-PKA-PPARγ-FOXA2-phosphatase signaling

Choi, W., Choe, S., Lin, J., Borchers, M. T., Kosmider, B., Vassallo, R., Limper, A. H. & Lau, G. W., Jul 1 2020, In : Mucosal Immunology. 13, 4, p. 637-651 15 p.

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FOXA2 depletion leads to mucus hypersecretion in canine airways with respiratory diseases

Choi, W., Yang, A. X., Waltenburg, M. A., Choe, S., Steiner, M., Radwan, A., Lin, J., Maddox, C. W., Stern, A. W., Fredrickson, R. L. & Lau, G. W., Jan 2019, In : Cellular Microbiology. 21, 1, e12957.

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Genetic analysis of mutations to increased virulence in Magnaporthe grisea

Lau, G. W. & Ellingboe, A. H., Jan 1 1993, In : Phytopathology. 83, 10, p. 1093-1096 4 p.

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Genome sequence comparison and superinfection between two related Pseudomonas aeruginosa phages, D3112 and MP22

Heo, Y. J., Chung, I. Y., Choi, K. B., Lau, G. W. & Cho, Y. H., Sep 1 2007, In : Microbiology. 153, 9, p. 2885-2895 11 p.

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Glutathione activates type III secretion system through Vfr in pseudomonas aeruginosa

Zhang, Y., Zhang, C., Du, X., Zhou, Y., Kong, W., Lau, G. W., Chen, G., Kohli, G. S., Yang, L., Wang, T. & Liang, H., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 9, MAY, 164.

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Gram-Negative Antibiotic Active through Inhibition of an Essential Riboswitch

Motika, S. E., Ulrich, R. J., Geddes, E. J., Lee, H. Y., Lau, G. W. & Hergenrother, P. J., Jun 17 2020, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 142, 24, p. 10856-10862 7 p.

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Helical carbon nanotubes enhance the early immune response and inhibit macrophage-mediated phagocytosis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Walling, B. E., Kuang, Z., Hao, Y., Estrada, D., Wood, J. D., Lian, F., Miller, L. A., Shah, A. B., Jeffries, J. L., Haasch, R. T., Lyding, J. W., Pop, E. & Lau, G. W., Nov 18 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 11, e80283.

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HtrA is important for stress resistance and virulence in haemophilus parasuis

Zhang, L., Li, Y., Wen, Y., Lau, G. W., Huang, X., Wu, R., Yan, Q., Huang, Y., Zhao, Q., Ma, X., Wen, X. & Caoa, S., 2016, In : Infection and immunity. 84, 8, p. 2209-2219 11 p.

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Human targets of Pseudomonas aeruginosa pyocyanin

Ran, H., Hassett, D. J. & Lau, G. W., Nov 25 2003, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 100, SUPPL. 2, p. 14315-14320 6 p.

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Implementation of permeation rules leads to a FabI inhibitor with activity against Gram-negative pathogens

Parker, E. N., Drown, B. S., Geddes, E. J., Lee, H. Y., Ismail, N., Lau, G. W. & Hergenrother, P. J., Nov 18 2019, In : Nature Microbiology.

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Inactivation of FOXA2 by Respiratory Bacterial Pathogens and Dysregulation of Pulmonary Mucus Homeostasis

Choi, W., Choe, S. & Lau, G. W., Mar 25 2020, In : Frontiers in immunology. 11, 515.

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Insertion of the LINE retrotransposon MGL causes a conidiophore pattern mutation in Magnaporthe grisea

Nishimura, M., Hayashi, N., Jwa, N. S., Lau, G. W., Hamer, J. E. & Hasebe, A., Aug 2000, In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 13, 8, p. 892-894 3 p.

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In vivo functional genomics of Pseudomonas aeruginosa for high-throughput screening of new virulence factors and antibacterial targets

Potvin, E., Lehoux, D. E., Kukavica-Ibrulj, I., Richard, K. L., Sanschagrin, F., Lau, G. W. & Levesque, R. C., Dec 1 2003, In : Environmental Microbiology. 5, 12, p. 1294-1308 15 p.

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IscR modulates catalase a (KatA) activity, peroxide resistance, and full virulence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PA14

Kim, S. H., Lee, B. Y., Lau, G. W. & Cho, Y. H., Dec 1 2009, In : Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology. 19, 12, p. 1520-1526 7 p.

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Modulation of lung epithelial functions by Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Lau, G. W., Hassett, D. J. & Britigan, B. E., Aug 1 2005, In : Trends in Microbiology. 13, 8, p. 389-397 9 p.

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Morphogenesis and adhesion of Aureobasidium pullulans

Andrews, J. H., Harris, R. F., Spear, R. N., Lau, G. W. & Nordheim, E. V., Jan 1 1994, In : Canadian journal of microbiology. 40, 1, p. 6-17 12 p.

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Mycoplasma pneumoniae modulates STAT3-STAT6/EGFR-FOXA2 signaling to induce overexpression of airway mucins

Hao, Y., Kuang, Z., Jing, J., Miao, J., Mei, L. Y., Lee, R. J., Kim, S., Choe, S., Krause, D. C. & Lau, G., Jan 1 2014, In : Infection and immunity. 82, 12, p. 5246-5255 10 p.

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NKG2D is critical for NK cell activation in host defense against Pseudomonas aeruginosa respiratory infection

Wesselkamper, S. C., Eppert, B. L., Motz, G. T., Lau, G. W., Hassett, D. J. & Borchers, M. T., Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of Immunology. 181, 8, p. 5481-5489 9 p.

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Pathogenesis of the hyperlipidemia of Gram-negative bacterial sepsis may involve pathomorphological changes in liver sinusoidal endothelial cells

Cheluvappa, R., Denning, G. M., Lau, G. W., Grimm, M. C., Hilmer, S. N. & Le Couteur, D. G., Oct 1 2010, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 14, 10, p. e857-e867

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Perturbation of pulmonary immune functions by carbon nanotubes and susceptibility to microbial infection

Walling, B. E. & Lau, G. W., Mar 1 2014, In : Journal of Microbiology. 52, 3, p. 227-234 8 p.

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Plants and animals share functionally common bacterial virulence factors

Rahme, L. G., Ausubel, F. M., Cao, H., Drenkard, E., Goumnerov, B. C., Lau, G. W., Mahajan-Miklos, S., Plotnikova, J., Tan, M. W., Tsongalis, J., Walendziewicz, C. L. & Tompkins, R. G., Aug 1 2000, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 97, 16, p. 8815-8821 7 p.

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Profiling early infection responses: Pseudomonas aeruginosa eludes host defenses by suppressing antimocrobial peptide gene expression

Apidianakis, Y., Mindrinos, M. N., Xiao, W., Lau, G. W., Baldini, R. L., Davis, R. W. & Rahme, L. G., Feb 15 2005, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 102, 7, p. 2573-2578 6 p.

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Proteomic, microarray, and signature-tagged mutagenesis analyses of anaerobic Pseudomonas aeruginosa at pH 6.5, likely representing chronic, late-stage cystic fibrosis airway conditions

Platt, M. D., Schurr, M. J., Sauer, K., Vazquez, G., Kukavica-Ibrulj, I., Potvin, E., Levesque, R. C., Fedynak, A., Brinkman, F. S. L., Schurr, J., Hwang, S. H., Lau, G. W., Limbach, P. A., Rowe, J. J., Lieberman, M. A., Barraud, N., Webb, J., Kjelleberg, S., Hunt, D. F. & Hassett, D. J., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of bacteriology. 190, 8, p. 2739-2758 20 p.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa and the hyperlipidaemia of sepsis

Cheluvappa, R., Denning, G. M., Lau, G., Grimm, M. C., Hilmer, S. N. & Le Couteur, D. G., Dec 2009, In : Pathology. 41, 7, p. 615-621 7 p.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm infections in cystic fibrosis: Insights into pathogenic processes and treatment strategies

Hassett, D. J., Korfhagen, T. R., Irvin, R. T., Schurr, M. J., Sauer, K., Lau, G. W., Sutton, M. D., Yu, H. & Hoiby, N., Feb 1 2010, In : Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Targets. 14, 2, p. 117-130 14 p.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa Elastase provides an Escape from phagocytosis by degrading the pulmonary surfactant protein-A

Kuang, Z., Hao, Y., Walling, B. E., Jeffries, J. L., Ohman, D. E. & Lau, G. W., Nov 1 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 11, e27091.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa exotoxin pyocyanin causes cystic fibrosis airway pathogenesis

Caldwell, C. C., Chen, Y., Goetzmann, H. S., Hao, Y., Borchers, M. T., Hassett, D. J., Young, L. R., Mavrodi, D., Thomashow, L. & Lau, G. W., Jan 1 2009, In : American Journal of Pathology. 175, 6, p. 2473-2488 16 p.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa OxyR is required for full virulence in rodent and insect models of infection and for resistance to human neutrophils

Lau, G. W., Britigan, B. E. & Hassett, D. J., Apr 1 2005, In : Infection and immunity. 73, 4, p. 2550-2553 4 p.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa Pyocyanin Activates NRF2-ARE-Mediated Transcriptional Response via the ROS-EGFR-PI3K-AKT/MEK-ERK MAP Kinase Signaling in Pulmonary Epithelial Cells

Xu, Y., Duan, C., Kuang, Z., Hao, Y., Jeffries, J. L. & Lau, G. W., Aug 27 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 8, e72528.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa pyocyanin causes airway goblet cell hyperplasia and metaplasia and mucus hypersecretion by inactivating the transcriptional factor FoxA2

Hao, Y., Kuang, Z., Walling, B. E., Bhatia, S., Sivaguru, M., Chen, Y., Gaskins, H. R. & Lau, G., Mar 1 2012, In : Cellular Microbiology. 14, 3, p. 401-415 15 p.

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa pyocyanin inactivates lung epithelial vacuolar ATPase-dependent cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator expression and localization

Kong, F., Young, L., Chen, Y., Ran, H., Meyers, M., Joseph, P., Cho, Y. H., Hassett, D. J. & Lau, G. W., Jul 1 2006, In : Cellular Microbiology. 8, 7, p. 1121-1133 13 p.

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