Current Topics in Pharmacology
12:30 PM, Thursday, October 18, 2007 | Room T-739 HSC
Speaker: Joel Rosenbaum
Topic: I prevent, you prevent, he/she/it prevents... Bacterial conjugation
- Lujan, S. A., Guogas, L. M., Ragonese, H., Matson, S. W. & Redinbo, M. R. Disrupting antibiotic resistance propagation by inhibiting the conjugative DNA relaxase. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104, 12282-7 (2007).
- Garcillan-Barcia, M. P. et al. Conjugative transfer can be inhibited by blocking relaxase activity within recipient cells with intrabodies. Mol Microbiol 63, 404-16 (2007).
- Burrus, V. & Waldor, M. K. Shaping bacterial genomes with integrative and conjugative elements. Res Microbiol 155, 376-86 (2004).