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Selected publications of the Unit, published in 2012


Carvalho A, De Luca A, Bozza S, Cunha C, D'Angelo C, Moretti S, Perruccio K, Iannitti RG, Fallarino F, Pierini A, Latgé JP, Velardi A, Aversa F, Romani L. TLR3 essentially promotes prospective class I-restricted memory CD8+ T-cell responses to Aspergillus fumigatus in hematopoietic transplanted patients. Blood. 2012 Jan 26;119(4):967-77.

Muszkieta L, Steinberg W, Latgé JP. "Genetic, genomic, and molecular approaches to define virulence of Aspergillus fumigatus ", in, "Evolution of Virulence in Eukaryotic Microbes". 2012 in press.

Monteiro MC, de la Cruz M, Cantizani J, Moreno C, Tormo JR, Mellado E, de Lucas JR, Asensio F, Valiante V, Brakhage AA, Latgé JP, Genilloud O, Vicente F. A new approach to drug discovery: High-throughput screening of microbial natural extract against Aspergillus fumigatus using resazurin. J Biomol Screen. 2012 Apr;17(4):542-9.

Wong Sak Hoi J, Beau R, Latgé JP. A novel dehydrin-like protein from Aspergillus fumigatus regulates freezing tolerance. Fungal Genet Biol. 2012 Mar;49(3):210-6.

Ben-Abdallah M, Sturny-Leclère A, Avé P, Louise A, Moyrand F, Weih F, Janbon G, Mémet S. Fungal-induced cell cycle impairment, chromosome instability and apoptosis via differential activation of NF-kB. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8(3):e1002555.

Jawhara S, Mogensen E, Maggiotto F, Fradin C, Sarazin A Dubuquoy L, Maes E, Guérardel Y, Janbon G, Poulain P. A murine model of dextran sulfate sodium-induced colitis reveals Candida glabrata virulence and contribution of {beta}mannosyltransferase. J Biol Chem. 2012 Mar 30;287(14):11313-24.

Riera M, Moreno Ruiz E, Goyard S, d'Enfert C, Janbon G. Biofilm formation studies in microtiter format. Methods Mol Biol. 2012;845:369-77.

Riera M, Mogensen M, d'Enfert C, Janbon G. New regulators of biofilm development in Candida glabrata. Res Microbiol. 2012 May;163(4):297-307.

Henry C, Latgé JP, Beauvais A. {alpha}(1-3)Glucans are dispensable in Aspergillus fumigatus. Eukaryot Cell. 2012 Jan;11(1):26-9.

Gibbons JG, Beauvais A, Beau R, McGary KL, Latgé JP, Rokas A. Global transcriptome changes underlying colony growth in the opportunistic human pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus. Eukaryot Cell. 2012 Jan;11(1):68-78.

Bayry J, Aimanianda V, Guijarro JI, Dunde M, Latgé JP. Hydrophobins--unique fungal proteins. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8(5):e1002700.

Jiménez-Ortigosa C, Aimanianda V, Muszkieta L, Mouyna I, Alsteens D, Pire S, Beau R, Krappmann S, Beauvais A, Dufrêne YF, Roncero C, Latgé JP. Chitin synthases with a myosin motor-like domain control the resistance of Aspergillus fumigatus to echinocandins. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Dec;56(12):6121-31.

Jawhara S, Habib K, Maggiotto F, Pignede G, Vandekerckove P, Maes E, Dubuquoy L, Fontaine T, Guerardel Y, Poulain D. Modulation of intestinal inflammation by yeasts and cell wall extracts: strain dependance and unexpected anti-inflammatory role of glucan fractions. PLoS One. 2012;7(7):e40648.

Rokas A, Gibbons JG, Zhou X, Beauvais A, Latgé JP. The diverse applications of RNA-seq for functional genomic studies in Aspergillus fumigatus. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2012 Dec;1273:25-34.

Leal SM Jr, Vareechon C, Cowden S, Cobb BA, Latgé JP, Momany M, Pearlman E. Fungal antioxidant pathways promote survival against neutrophils during infection. J Clin Invest. 2012 Jul 2;122(7):2482-98.

De Luca A, Iannitti RG, Bozza R, Beau R, Casagrande A, D'Angelo C, Moretti S, Cunha C, Giovannini G, Massi-Benedetti C, Carvalho A, Boon L, Latgé JP, Romani L. CD4(+) T cell vaccination overcomes defective cross-presentation of fungal antigens in a mouse model of chronic granulomatous disease. J Clin Invest. 2012 May 1;122(5):1816-31.

Clavaud C, Beauvais A, Barbin L, Munier-Lehmann H, Latgé JP. The composition of the culture medium influences the beta-1,3-glucan metabolism of Aspergillus fumigatus and the antifungal activity of inhibitors of beta-1,3-glucan synthesis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Jun;56(6):3428-31.

Zelante T, Iannitti RG, De Luca A, Arroyo J, Blanco N, Servillo G, Sanglard D, Reichard U, Palmer GE, Latgé JP, Puccetti P, Romani L. Sensing of mammalian IL-17A regulates fungal adaptation and virulence. Nat Commun. 2012 Feb 21;3:683.

Rubino I, Coste A, Le Roy D, Roger T, Jaton K, Boeckh M, Monod M, Latgé JP, Calandra T, Bochud PY. Species-specific recognition of Aspergillus fumigatus by Toll-like receptor 1 and Toll-like receptor 6. J Infect Dis. 2012 Mar 15;205(6):944-54.

Bergeron A, Porcher R, Menotti J, Poirot JL, Chagnon K, Vekhoff A, Cornet M, Isnard F, Raffoux E, Brethon B, Lacroix C, Touratier S, Latgé JP, Bouges-Michel C, Tazi A, Derouin F, Ribaud P, Sulahian A. Prospective evaluation of clinical and biological markers to predict the outcome of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in hematological patients. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Mar;50(3):823-30.

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