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    Recent Publications

    A Novel Actin Binding Drug with In Vivo Efficacy. Akshaya Ravichandran, Mengxin Geng, Kenneth G. Hull, Jing Li, Daniel Romo, Shi-En Lu, Aaron Albee, Christopher Nutter, Donna M. Gordon, Mahmoud A. Ghannoum, Steve W. Lockless, Leif Smith. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy Dec 2018, 63 (1) e01585-18; DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01585-18

    Efficacious Analogs of the Lantibiotic Mutacin 1140 against a Systemic Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infection. Mengxin Geng, Akshaya Ravichandran, Jerome Escano, Leif SmithAntimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy .Nov 2018, 62 (12) e01626-18; DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01626-18

    Voon, C.P., Guan, X., Sun, Y.Sahu, A., Chan, M.N., Gardeström, P., Wagner, S., Fuchs, P., Nietzel, T., Versaw, W.K., Schwarzländer, M., Lim, and B.L. (2018) ATP compartmentation in plastid and cytosol of Arabidopsis thaliana revealed by fluorescent protein sensing. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA
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    Hancock, Z.B. and M.K. Wicksten. 2018. Two new species of sand-burrowing amphipods of the genus Haustorius Muller, 1775 (Amphipoda: Haustoriidae) from the northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Zootaxa 4459: 101-127.

    Environmental Risks of Nano Zerovalent Iron for Arsenate Remediation: Impacts on Cytosolic Levels of Inorganic Phosphate and MgATP2– in Arabidopsis thaliana. Weilan Zhang, Irene M. C. Lo, Liming Hu, Chia Pao Voon, Boon Leong Lim, and Wayne K. Versaw. Environmental Science & Technology 2018 52 (7), 4385-4392. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b06697

    Sigwart, J.D., Wicksten, M.K., Jackson, M.G. et al. Mar Biodiv (2018).

    Manson MD (ed) (2018) Bacterial chemosensing: methods in molecular biology, vol 1729. Springer, New York. doi:

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