Lectures and seminars Online ASM Sweden Lecture series with Prof. Mark Gomelsky, University of Wyoming, USA

21-08-2023 10:30 am Add to iCal
Online Online seminar

Welcome to join the online ASM Sweden Lecture series 2023 with Prof. Mark Gomelsky from the University of Wyoming, USA.


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Professor Prof. Mark Gomelsky, University of Wyoming, USA 

Prof.Gomelsky is an expert on light-induced second messenger signaling.


Recent publications:

  1. Fulano AM, Elbakush AM, Chen LH, Gomelsky M. The <i>Listeria monocytogenes</i> exopolysaccharide significantly enhances colonization and survival on fresh produce. Front Microbiol. 2023 Apr 27;14:1126940. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2023.1126940. PMID: 37180237; PMCID: PMC10172500.
  2. Lin L, Xu K, Shen D, Chou SH, Gomelsky M, Qian G. Antifungal weapons of Lysobacter, a mighty biocontrol agent. Environ Microbiol. 2021 Oct;23(10):5704-5715. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.15674. Epub 2021 Jul 21. PMID: 34288318.
  3. Xu K, Shen D, Yang N, Chou SH, Gomelsky M, Qian G. Coordinated control of the type IV pili and c-di-GMP-dependent antifungal antibiotic production in Lysobacter by the response regulator PilR. Mol Plant Pathol. 2021 May;22(5):602-617. doi: 10.1111/mpp.13046. Epub 2021 Mar 11. PMID: 33709522; PMCID: PMC8035640.
  4. Han S, Shen D, Wang YC, Chou SH, Gomelsky M, Gao YG, Qian G. A YajQ-LysR- like, cyclic di-GMP-dependent system regulating biosynthesis of an antifungal antibiotic in a crop-protecting bacterium, Lysobacter enzymogenes. Mol Plant Pathol. 2020 Feb;21(2):218-229. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12890. Epub 2019 Nov 20. PMID: 31747123; PMCID: PMC6988422.
  5. Pallegar P, Peña-Castillo L, Langille E, Gomelsky M, Lang AS. Cyclic di-GMP- Mediated Regulation of Gene Transfer and Motility in Rhodobacter capsulatus. J Bacteriol. 2020 Jan 2;202(2):e00554-19. doi: 10.1128/JB.00554-19. PMID: 31659012; PMCID: PMC6941535.
  6. Mushnikov NV, Fomicheva A, Gomelsky M, Bowman GR. Inducible asymmetric cell division and cell differentiation in a bacterium. Nat Chem Biol. 2019 Sep;15(9):925-931. doi: 10.1038/s41589-019-0340-4. Epub 2019 Aug 12. PMID: 31406376; PMCID: PMC7439754.
  7. Fomicheva A, Zhou C, Sun QQ, Gomelsky M. Engineering Adenylate Cyclase Activated by Near-Infrared Window Light for Mammalian Optogenetic Applications. ACS Synth Biol. 2019 Jun 21;8(6):1314-1324. doi: 10.1021/acssynbio.8b00528. Epub 2019 Jun 10. PMID: 31145854; PMCID: PMC10353836.
  8. Xu G, Han S, Huo C, Chin KH, Chou SH, Gomelsky M, Qian G, Liu F. Signaling specificity in the c-di-GMP-dependent network regulating antibiotic synthesis in Lysobacter. Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Oct 12;46(18):9276-9288. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky803. PMID: 30202891; PMCID: PMC6182147.
  9. Zhang JJ, Chen T, Yang Y, Du J, Li H, Troxell B, He M, Carrasco SE, Gomelsky M, Yang XF. Positive and Negative Regulation of Glycerol Utilization by the c-di-GMP Binding Protein PlzA in Borrelia burgdorferi. J Bacteriol. 2018 Oct 23;200(22):e00243-18. doi: 10.1128/JB.00243-18. PMID: 30181123; PMCID: PMC6199477.
  10. Bjarnsholt T, Buhlin K, Dufrêne YF, Gomelsky M, Moroni A, Ramstedt M, Rumbaugh KP, Schulte T, Sun L, Åkerlund B, Römling U. Biofilm formation – what we can learn from recent developments. J Intern Med. 2018 Oct;284(4):332-345. doi: 10.1111/joim.12782. Epub 2018 Jul 9. PMID: 29856510; PMCID: PMC6927207.
  11. Latanova AA, Petkov S, Kilpelainen A, Jansons J, Latyshev OE, Kuzmenko YV, Hinkula J, Abakumov MA, Valuev-Elliston VT, Gomelsky M, Karpov VL, Chiodi F, Wahren B, Logunov DY, Starodubova ES, Isaguliants MG. Codon optimization and improved delivery/immunization regimen enhance the immune response against wild- type and drug-resistant HIV-1 reverse transcriptase, preserving its Th2-polarity. Sci Rep. 2018 May 24;8(1):8078. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-26281-z. PMID: 29799015; PMCID: PMC5967322.
  12. Elbakush AM, Miller KW, Gomelsky M. CodY-Mediated c-di-GMP-Dependent Inhibition of Mammalian Cell Invasion in Listeria monocytogenes. J Bacteriol. 2018 Feb 7;200(5):e00457-17. doi: 10.1128/JB.00457-17. PMID: 29229701; PMCID: PMC5809697.
  13. Ryu MH, Fomicheva A, O'Neal L, Alexandre G, Gomelsky M. Using Light- Activated Enzymes for Modulating Intracellular c-di-GMP Levels in Bacteria. Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1657:169-186. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7240-1_14. PMID: 28889294; PMCID: PMC10351396.


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