2004

  • Dinadayala, P, Lemassu, A, Granovski, P, Cérantola, S, Winter, N, Daffé, M. (2004) Revisiting the structure of the anti-neoplastic glucans of Mycobacterium bovis Bacille Calmette-Guerin. Structural analysis of the extracellular and boiling water extract-derived glucans of the vaccine substrains. J Biol Chem.;279:12369-78
  • Kocincova, D., Sonden, B., Bordat, Y., Pivert, E., de Mendonca-Lima, L., Gicquel, B. and Reyrat, J. M. (2004) The hydrophobic domain of the Mycobacterial Erp protein is not essential for the virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Infect Immun, 72, 2379-2382.
  • Kocincova, D., Sonden, B., de Mendonca-Lima, L., Gicquel, B. and Reyrat, J. M. (2004) The Erp protein is anchored at the surface by a carboxy-terminal hydrophobic domain and is important for cell-wall structure in Mycobacterium smegmatis. FEMS Microbiol Lett, 231, 191-196.
  • Mazzantini, R. P., Miyaji, E. N., Dias, W. O., Sakauchi, D., Nascimento, A. L., Raw, I., Winter, N., Gicquel, B., Rappuoli, R. and Leite, L. C. (2004) Adjuvant activity of Mycobacterium bovis BCG expressing CRM197 on the immune response induced by BCG expressing tetanus toxin fragment C. Vaccine, 22, 740-746.
  • Pinto, R., Saunders, B. M., Camacho, L. R., Britton, W. J., Gicquel, B. and Triccas, J. A. (2004) Mycobacterium tuberculosis defective in phthiocerol dimycocerosate translocation provides greater protective immunity against tuberculosis than the existing bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine. J Infect Dis, 189, 105-112.
  • Rousseau, C., Winter, N., Pivert, E., Bordat, Y., Neyrolles, O., Ave, P., Huerre, M., Gicquel, B. and Jackson, M. (2004) Production of phthiocerol dimycocerosates protects Mycobacterium tuberculosis from the cidal activity of reactive nitrogen intermediates produced by macrophages and modulates the early immune response to infection. Cell Microbiol, 6, 277-287.
  • Varaldo, P. B., Leite, L. C., Dias, W. O., Miyaji, E. N., Torres, F. I., Gebara, V. C., Armoa, G. R., Campos, A. S., Matos, D. C., Winter, N., Gicquel, B., Vilar, M. M., McFadden, J., Almeida, M. S., Tendler, M. and McIntosh, D. (2004) Recombinant Mycobacterium bovis BCG expressing the Sm14 antigen of Schistosoma mansoni protects mice from cercarial challenge. Infect Immun, 72, 3336-3343.
  • Zganiacz, A., Santosuosso, M., Wang, J., Yang, T., Chen, L., Anzulovic, M., Alexander, S., Gicquel, B., Wan, Y., Bramson, J., Inman, M. and Xing, Z. (2004) TNF-alpha is a critical negative regulator of type 1 immune activation during intracellular bacterial infection. J Clin Invest, 113, 401-413.