Olaf Schneewind

Biosciences Graduate Program Association
  1. Liesenborghs L, Meyers S, Lox M, Criel M, Claes J, Peetermans M, Trenson S, Vande Velde G, Vanden Berghe P, Baatsen P, Missiakas D, Schneewind O, Peetermans WE, Hoylaerts MF, Vanassche T, Verhamme P. Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis: distinct mechanisms of bacterial adhesion to damaged and inflamed heart valves. Eur Heart J. 2019 Mar 03. View in: PubMed

  2. Chateau A, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Extraction and Purification of Wall-Bound Polymers of Gram-Positive Bacteria. Methods Mol Biol. 2019; 1954:47-57. View in: PubMed

  3. Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Sortases, Surface Proteins, and Their Roles in Staphylococcus aureus Disease and Vaccine Development. Microbiol Spectr. 2019 01; 7(1). View in: PubMed

  4. Chen X, Sun Y, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Staphylococcus aureus Decolonization of Mice With Monoclonal Antibody Neutralizing Protein A. J Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 23; 219(6):884-888. View in: PubMed

  5. Mancini S, Oechslin F, Menzi C, Que YA, Claes J, Heying R, Veloso TR, Vanassche T, Missiakas D, Schneewind O, Moreillon P, Entenza JM. Marginal role of von Willebrand factor-binding protein and coagulase in the initiation of endocarditis in rats with catheter-induced aortic vegetations. Virulence. 2018; 9(1):1615-1624. View in: PubMed

  6. Bobrovskyy M, Willing SE, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. EssH Peptidoglycan Hydrolase Enables Staphylococcus aureus Type VII Secretion across the Bacterial Cell Wall Envelope. J Bacteriol. 2018 Oct 15; 200(20). View in: PubMed

  7. Winstel V, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Staphylococcus aureus targets the purine salvage pathway to kill phagocytes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 06 26; 115(26):6846-6851. View in: PubMed

  8. Yu W, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Septal secretion of protein A in Staphylococcus aureus requires SecA and lipoteichoic acid synthesis. Elife. 2018 05 14; 7. View in: PubMed

  9. Sun Y, Emolo C, Holtfreter S, Wiles S, Kreiswirth B, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Staphylococcal Protein A Contributes to Persistent Colonization of Mice with Staphylococcus aureus. J Bacteriol. 2018 05 01; 200(9). View in: PubMed

  10. Chateau A, Lunderberg JM, Oh SY, Abshire T, Friedlander A, Quinn CP, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Galactosylation of the Secondary Cell Wall Polysaccharide of Bacillus anthracis and Its Contribution to Anthrax Pathogenesis. J Bacteriol. 2018 03 01; 200(5). View in: PubMed

  11. Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Assembly and Function of the Bacillus anthracis S-Layer. Annu Rev Microbiol. 2017 09 08; 71:79-98. View in: PubMed

  12. Armitage JP, Becker A, Christie PJ, de Boer PAJ, DiRita VJ, Gourse RL, Henkin TM, Margolin W, Metcalf WW, Mullineaux CW, O'Toole GA, Parkinson JS, Schneewind O, Silhavy TJ, Stock AM, Zhulin IB. Classic Spotlights: Selected Highlights from the First 100 Years of the Journal of Bacteriology. J Bacteriol. 2017 07 01; 199(13). View in: PubMed

  13. Mitchell A, Tam C, Elli D, Charlton T, Osei-Owusu P, Fazlollahi F, Faull KF, Schneewind O. Glutathionylation of Yersinia pestis LcrV and Its Effects on Plague Pathogenesis. MBio. 2017 05 16; 8(3). View in: PubMed

  14. Callegan MC, Parkunan SM, Randall CB, Coburn PS, Miller FC, LaGrow AL, Astley RA, Land C, Oh SY, Schneewind O. The role of pili in Bacillus cereus intraocular infection. Exp Eye Res. 2017 06; 159:69-76. View in: PubMed

  15. Claes J, Liesenborghs L, Peetermans M, Veloso TR, Missiakas D, Schneewind O, Mancini S, Entenza JM, Hoylaerts MF, Heying R, Verhamme P, Vanassche T. Clumping factor A, von Willebrand factor-binding protein and von Willebrand factor anchor Staphylococcus aureus to the vessel wall. J Thromb Haemost. 2017 05; 15(5):1009-1019. View in: PubMed

  16. Yu W, Kim HK, Rauch S, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Pathogenic conversion of coagulase-negative staphylococci. Microbes Infect. 2017 02; 19(2):101-109. View in: PubMed

  17. Oh SY, Lunderberg JM, Chateau A, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Genes Required for Bacillus anthracis Secondary Cell Wall Polysaccharide Synthesis. J Bacteriol. 2017 01 01; 199(1). View in: PubMed

  18. Ohr RJ, Anderson M, Shi M, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. EssD, a Nuclease Effector of the Staphylococcus aureus ESS Pathway. J Bacteriol. 2017 01 01; 199(1). View in: PubMed

  19. Anderson M, Ohr RJ, Aly KA, Nocadello S, Kim HK, Schneewind CE, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. EssE Promotes Staphylococcus aureus ESS-Dependent Protein Secretion To Modify Host Immune Responses during Infection. J Bacteriol. 2017 01 01; 199(1). View in: PubMed

  20. Nygaard TK, Kobayashi SD, Freedman B, Porter AR, Voyich JM, Otto M, Schneewind O, DeLeo FR. Interaction of Staphylococci with Human B cells. PLoS One. 2016; 11(10):e0164410. View in: PubMed

  21. Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Staphylococcus aureus vaccines: Deviating from the carol. J Exp Med. 2016 08 22; 213(9):1645-53. View in: PubMed

  22. Schneewind O. Classic Spotlight: Studies on the Low-Calcium Response of Yersinia pestis Reveal the Secrets of Plague Pathogenesis. J Bacteriol. 2016 08 01; 198(15):2018. View in: PubMed

  23. Schneewind O. Classic Spotlight: Molecular Biology of Methicillin Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus. J Bacteriol. 2016 07 15; 198(14):1903. View in: PubMed

  24. Malachowa N, Kobayashi SD, Porter AR, Braughton KR, Scott DP, Gardner DJ, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O, DeLeo FR. Contribution of Staphylococcus aureus Coagulases and Clumping Factor A to Abscess Formation in a Rabbit Model of Skin and Soft Tissue Infection. PLoS One. 2016; 11(6):e0158293. View in: PubMed

  25. Kim HK, Falugi F, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Peptidoglycan-linked protein A promotes T cell-dependent antibody expansion during Staphylococcus aureus infection. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 May 17; 113(20):5718-23. View in: PubMed

  26. Thomer L, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Pathogenesis of Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infections. Annu Rev Pathol. 2016 05 23; 11:343-64. View in: PubMed

  27. Thomer L, Emolo C, Thammavongsa V, Kim HK, McAdow ME, Yu W, Kieffer M, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Antibodies against a secreted product of Staphylococcus aureus trigger phagocytic killing. J Exp Med. 2016 Mar 07; 213(3):293-301. View in: PubMed

  28. Chan YG, Frankel MB, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. SagB Glucosaminidase Is a Determinant of Staphylococcus aureus Glycan Chain Length, Antibiotic Susceptibility, and Protein Secretion. J Bacteriol. 2016 Jan 25; 198(7):1123-36. View in: PubMed

  29. Liszewski Zilla M, Lunderberg JM, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Bacillus anthracis lcp Genes Support Vegetative Growth, Envelope Assembly, and Spore Formation. J Bacteriol. 2015 Dec; 197(23):3731-41. View in: PubMed

  30. Lunderberg JM, Liszewski Zilla M, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Bacillus anthracis tagO Is Required for Vegetative Growth and Secondary Cell Wall Polysaccharide Synthesis. J Bacteriol. 2015 Nov; 197(22):3511-20. View in: PubMed

  31. Thammavongsa V, Kim HK, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Staphylococcal manipulation of host immune responses. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2015 Sep; 13(9):529-43. View in: PubMed

  32. Nguyen-Mau SM, Oh SY, Schneewind DI, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Bacillus anthracis SlaQ Promotes S-Layer Protein Assembly. J Bacteriol. 2015 Oct; 197(19):3216-27. View in: PubMed

  33. Oh SY, Richter SG, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Glutamate Racemase Mutants of Bacillus anthracis. J Bacteriol. 2015 Jun; 197(11):1854-61. View in: PubMed

  34. Bagnoli F, Fontana MR, Soldaini E, Mishra RP, Fiaschi L, Cartocci E, Nardi-Dei V, Ruggiero P, Nosari S, De Falco MG, Lofano G, Marchi S, Galletti B, Mariotti P, Bacconi M, Torre A, Maccari S, Scarselli M, Rinaudo CD, Inoshima N, Savino S, Mori E, Rossi-Paccani S, Baudner B, Pallaoro M, Swennen E, Petracca R, Brettoni C, Liberatori S, Norais N, Monaci E, Bubeck Wardenburg J, Schneewind O, O'Hagan DT, Valiante NM, Bensi G, Bertholet S, De Gregorio E, Rappuoli R, Grandi G. Vaccine composition formulated with a novel TLR7-dependent adjuvant induces high and broad protection against Staphylococcus aureus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Mar 24; 112(12):3680-5. View in: PubMed

  35. Kim HK, Falugi F, Thomer L, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Protein A suppresses immune responses during Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection in guinea pigs. MBio. 2015 Jan 06; 6(1). View in: PubMed

  36. Thammavongsa V, Rauch S, Kim HK, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Protein A-neutralizing monoclonal antibody protects neonatal mice against Staphylococcus aureus. Vaccine. 2015 Jan 15; 33(4):523-6. View in: PubMed

  37. Liszewski Zilla M, Chan YG, Lunderberg JM, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. LytR-CpsA-Psr enzymes as determinants of Bacillus anthracis secondary cell wall polysaccharide assembly. J Bacteriol. 2015 Jan; 197(2):343-53. View in: PubMed

  38. Pauli NT, Kim HK, Falugi F, Huang M, Dulac J, Henry Dunand C, Zheng NY, Kaur K, Andrews SF, Huang Y, DeDent A, Frank KM, Charnot-Katsikas A, Schneewind O, Wilson PC. Staphylococcus aureus infection induces protein A-mediated immune evasion in humans. J Exp Med. 2014 Nov 17; 211(12):2331-9. View in: PubMed

  39. Zhang J, Liu H, Zhu K, Gong S, Dramsi S, Wang YT, Li J, Chen F, Zhang R, Zhou L, Lan L, Jiang H, Schneewind O, Luo C, Yang CG. Antiinfective therapy with a small molecule inhibitor of Staphylococcus aureus sortase. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Sep 16; 111(37):13517-22. View in: PubMed

  40. Rauch S, Gough P, Kim HK, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Vaccine protection of leukopenic mice against Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection. Infect Immun. 2014 Nov; 82(11):4889-98. View in: PubMed

  41. Claes J, Vanassche T, Peetermans M, Liesenborghs L, Vandenbriele C, Vanhoorelbeke K, Missiakas D, Schneewind O, Hoylaerts MF, Heying R, Verhamme P. Adhesion of Staphylococcus aureus to the vessel wall under flow is mediated by von Willebrand factor-binding protein. Blood. 2014 Sep 04; 124(10):1669-76. View in: PubMed

  42. Wang YT, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. GneZ, a UDP-GlcNAc 2-epimerase, is required for S-layer assembly and vegetative growth of Bacillus anthracis. J Bacteriol. 2014 Aug 15; 196(16):2969-78. View in: PubMed

  43. Kim HK, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Mouse models for infectious diseases caused by Staphylococcus aureus. J Immunol Methods. 2014 Aug; 410:88-99. View in: PubMed

  44. Chan YG, Kim HK, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. The capsular polysaccharide of Staphylococcus aureus is attached to peptidoglycan by the LytR-CpsA-Psr (LCP) family of enzymes. J Biol Chem. 2014 May 30; 289(22):15680-90. View in: PubMed

  45. Deng FK, Zhang L, Wang YT, Schneewind O, Kent SB. Total chemical synthesis of the enzyme sortase A(?N59) with full catalytic activity. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2014 Apr 25; 53(18):4662-6. View in: PubMed

  46. Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Genetic manipulation of Staphylococcus aureus. Curr Protoc Microbiol. 2014 Feb 06; 32:Unit 9C.3.. View in: PubMed

  47. Becker S, Frankel MB, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Release of protein A from the cell wall of Staphylococcus aureus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jan 28; 111(4):1574-9. View in: PubMed

  48. Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Lipoteichoic acids, phosphate-containing polymers in the envelope of gram-positive bacteria. J Bacteriol. 2014 Mar; 196(6):1133-42. View in: PubMed

  49. Tam C, Demke O, Hermanas T, Mitchell A, Hendrickx AP, Schneewind O. YfbA, a Yersinia pestis regulator required for colonization and biofilm formation in the gut of cat fleas. J Bacteriol. 2014 Mar; 196(6):1165-73. View in: PubMed

  50. Cheng AG, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. The giant protein Ebh is a determinant of Staphylococcus aureus cell size and complement resistance. J Bacteriol. 2014 Mar; 196(5):971-81. View in: PubMed

  51. Mahdavi A, Szychowski J, Ngo JT, Sweredoski MJ, Graham RL, Hess S, Schneewind O, Mazmanian SK, Tirrell DA. Identification of secreted bacterial proteins by noncanonical amino acid tagging. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jan 07; 111(1):433-8. View in: PubMed

  52. Thomer L, Becker S, Emolo C, Quach A, Kim HK, Rauch S, Anderson M, Leblanc JF, Schneewind O, Faull KF, Missiakas D. N-acetylglucosaminylation of serine-aspartate repeat proteins promotes Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection. J Biol Chem. 2014 Feb 07; 289(6):3478-86. View in: PubMed

  53. Kim HK, Emolo C, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. A monoclonal antibody that recognizes the E domain of staphylococcal protein A. Vaccine. 2014 Jan 16; 32(4):464-9. View in: PubMed

  54. Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Sec-secretion and sortase-mediated anchoring of proteins in Gram-positive bacteria. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2014 Aug; 1843(8):1687-97. View in: PubMed

  55. Thammavongsa V, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Staphylococcus aureus degrades neutrophil extracellular traps to promote immune cell death. Science. 2013 Nov 15; 342(6160):863-6. View in: PubMed

  56. Kopaskie KS, Ligtenberg KG, Schneewind O. Translational regulation of Yersinia enterocolitica mRNA encoding a type III secretion substrate. J Biol Chem. 2013 Dec 06; 288(49):35478-88. View in: PubMed

  57. Falugi F, Kim HK, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Role of protein A in the evasion of host adaptive immune responses by Staphylococcus aureus. MBio. 2013 Aug 27; 4(5):e00575-13. View in: PubMed

  58. Chen C, Krishnan V, Macon K, Manne K, Narayana SV, Schneewind O. Secreted proteases control autolysin-mediated biofilm growth of Staphylococcus aureus. J Biol Chem. 2013 Oct 11; 288(41):29440-52. View in: PubMed

  59. Thomer L, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Multiple ligands of von Willebrand factor-binding protein (vWbp) promote Staphylococcus aureus clot formation in human plasma. J Biol Chem. 2013 Sep 27; 288(39):28283-92. View in: PubMed

  60. Chan YG, Frankel MB, Dengler V, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Staphylococcus aureus mutants lacking the LytR-CpsA-Psr family of enzymes release cell wall teichoic acids into the extracellular medium. J Bacteriol. 2013 Oct; 195(20):4650-9. View in: PubMed

  61. Vanassche T, Peetermans M, Van Aelst LN, Peetermans WE, Verhaegen J, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O, Hoylaerts MF, Verhamme P. The role of staphylothrombin-mediated fibrin deposition in catheter-related Staphylococcus aureus infections. J Infect Dis. 2013 Jul; 208(1):92-100. View in: PubMed

  62. Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Growth and laboratory maintenance of Staphylococcus aureus. Curr Protoc Microbiol. 2013 Feb; Chapter 9:Unit 9C.1. View in: PubMed

  63. Richter SG, Elli D, Kim HK, Hendrickx AP, Sorg JA, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Small molecule inhibitor of lipoteichoic acid synthesis is an antibiotic for Gram-positive bacteria. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Feb 26; 110(9):3531-6. View in: PubMed

  64. Oh SY, Maier H, Schroeder J, Richter GS, Elli D, Musser JM, Quenee LE, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Vaccine protection against Bacillus cereus-mediated respiratory anthrax-like disease in mice. Infect Immun. 2013 Mar; 81(3):1008-17. View in: PubMed

  65. Lunderberg JM, Nguyen-Mau SM, Richter GS, Wang YT, Dworkin J, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Bacillus anthracis acetyltransferases PatA1 and PatA2 modify the secondary cell wall polysaccharide and affect the assembly of S-layer proteins. J Bacteriol. 2013 Mar; 195(5):977-89. View in: PubMed

  66. Ligtenberg KG, Miller NC, Mitchell A, Plano GV, Schneewind O. LcrV mutants that abolish Yersinia type III injectisome function. J Bacteriol. 2013 Feb; 195(4):777-87. View in: PubMed

  67. Wang YT, Oh SY, Hendrickx AP, Lunderberg JM, Schneewind O. Bacillus cereus G9241 S-layer assembly contributes to the pathogenesis of anthrax-like disease in mice. J Bacteriol. 2013 Feb; 195(3):596-605. View in: PubMed

  68. Quenee LE, Hermanas TM, Ciletti N, Louvel H, Miller NC, Elli D, Blaylock B, Mitchell A, Schroeder J, Krausz T, Kanabrocki J, Schneewind O. Hereditary hemochromatosis restores the virulence of plague vaccine strains. J Infect Dis. 2012 Oct 01; 206(7):1050-8. View in: PubMed

  69. Kim HK, Emolo C, DeDent AC, Falugi F, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Protein A-specific monoclonal antibodies and prevention of Staphylococcus aureus disease in mice. Infect Immun. 2012 Oct; 80(10):3460-70. View in: PubMed

  70. McAdow M, DeDent AC, Emolo C, Cheng AG, Kreiswirth BN, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Coagulases as determinants of protective immune responses against Staphylococcus aureus. Infect Immun. 2012 Oct; 80(10):3389-98. View in: PubMed

  71. Rauch S, DeDent AC, Kim HK, Bubeck Wardenburg J, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Abscess formation and alpha-hemolysin induced toxicity in a mouse model of Staphylococcus aureus peritoneal infection. Infect Immun. 2012 Oct; 80(10):3721-32. View in: PubMed

  72. Garufi G, Hendrickx AP, Beeri K, Kern JW, Sharma A, Richter SG, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Synthesis of lipoteichoic acids in Bacillus anthracis. J Bacteriol. 2012 Aug; 194(16):4312-21. View in: PubMed

  73. Hendrickx AP, Poor CB, Jureller JE, Budzik JM, He C, Schneewind O. Isopeptide bonds of the major pilin protein BcpA influence pilus structure and bundle formation on the surface of Bacillus cereus. Mol Microbiol. 2012 Jul; 85(1):152-63. View in: PubMed

  74. Kern VJ, Kern JW, Theriot JA, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Surface-layer (S-layer) proteins sap and EA1 govern the binding of the S-layer-associated protein BslO at the cell septa of Bacillus anthracis. J Bacteriol. 2012 Aug; 194(15):3833-40. View in: PubMed

  75. Nguyen-Mau SM, Oh SY, Kern VJ, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Secretion genes as determinants of Bacillus anthracis chain length. J Bacteriol. 2012 Aug; 194(15):3841-50. View in: PubMed

  76. Houppert AS, Kwiatkowski E, Glass EM, DeBord KL, Merritt PM, Schneewind O, Marketon MM. Identification of chromosomal genes in Yersinia pestis that influence type III secretion and delivery of Yops into target cells. PLoS One. 2012; 7(3):e34039. View in: PubMed

  77. Tonry JH, McNichol BA, Ramarao N, Chertow DS, Kim KS, Stibitz S, Schneewind O, Kashanchi F, Bailey CL, Popov S, Chung MC. Bacillus anthracis protease InhA regulates BslA-mediated adhesion in human endothelial cells. Cell Microbiol. 2012 Aug; 14(8):1219-30. View in: PubMed

  78. Garufi G, Wang YT, Oh SY, Maier H, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Sortase-conjugation generates a capsule vaccine that protects guinea pigs against Bacillus anthracis. Vaccine. 2012 May 14; 30(23):3435-44. View in: PubMed

  79. Vanassche T, Kauskot A, Verhaegen J, Peetermans WE, van Ryn J, Schneewind O, Hoylaerts MF, Verhamme P. Fibrin formation by staphylothrombin facilitates Staphylococcus aureus-induced platelet aggregation. Thromb Haemost. 2012 Jun; 107(6):1107-21. View in: PubMed

  80. Schneewind O, Missiakas DM. Protein secretion and surface display in Gram-positive bacteria. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2012 Apr 19; 367(1592):1123-39. View in: PubMed

  81. Frankel MB, Schneewind O. Determinants of murein hydrolase targeting to cross-wall of Staphylococcus aureus peptidoglycan. J Biol Chem. 2012 Mar 23; 287(13):10460-71. View in: PubMed

  82. Miller NC, Quenee LE, Elli D, Ciletti NA, Schneewind O. Polymorphisms in the lcrV gene of Yersinia enterocolitica and their effect on plague protective immunity. Infect Immun. 2012 Apr; 80(4):1572-82. View in: PubMed

  83. McAdow M, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Staphylococcus aureus secretes coagulase and von Willebrand factor binding protein to modify the coagulation cascade and establish host infections. J Innate Immun. 2012; 4(2):141-8. View in: PubMed

  84. DeDent A, Kim HK, Missiakas D, Schneewind O. Exploring Staphylococcus aureus pathways to disease for vaccine development. Semin Immunopathol. 2012 Mar; 34(2):317-33. View in: PubMed

  85. Kim HK, Thammavongsa V, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Recurrent infections and immune evasion strategies of Staphylococcus aureus. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2012 Feb; 15(1):92-9. View in: PubMed

  86. Vanassche T, Verhaegen J, Peetermans WE, VAN Ryn J, Cheng A, Schneewind O, Hoylaerts MF, Verhamme P. Inhibition of staphylothrombin by dabigatran reduces Staphylococcus aureus virulence. J Thromb Haemost. 2011 Dec; 9(12):2436-46. View in: PubMed

  87. Thammavongsa V, Schneewind O, Missiakas DM. Enzymatic properties of Staphylococcus aureus adenosine synthase (AdsA). BMC Biochem. 2011 Oct 28; 12:56. View in: PubMed

  88. McAdow M, Kim HK, Dedent AC, Hendrickx AP, Schneewind O, Missiakas DM. Preventing Staphylococcus aureus sepsis through the inhibition of its agglutination in blood. PLoS Pathog. 2011 Oct; 7(10):e1002307. View in: PubMed

  89. Wright AM, Beres SB, Consamus EN, Long SW, Flores AR, Barrios R, Richter GS, Oh SY, Garufi G, Maier H, Drews AL, Stockbauer KE, Cernoch P, Schneewind O, Olsen RJ, Musser JM. Rapidly progressive, fatal, inhalation anthrax-like infection in a human: case report, pathogen genome sequencing, pathology, and coordinated response. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011 Nov; 135(11):1447-59. View in: PubMed

  90. Panizzi P, Nahrendorf M, Figueiredo JL, Panizzi J, Marinelli B, Iwamoto Y, Keliher E, Maddur AA, Waterman P, Kroh HK, Leuschner F, Aikawa E, Swirski FK, Pittet MJ, Hackeng TM, Fuentes-Prior P, Schneewind O, Bock PE, Weissleder R. In vivo detection of Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis by targeting pathogen-specific prothrombin activation. Nat Med. 2011 Aug 21; 17(9):1142-6. View in: PubMed

  91. Kobayashi SD, Malachowa N, Whitney AR, Braughton KR, Gardner DJ, Long D, Bubeck Wardenburg J, Schneewind O, Otto M, Deleo FR. Comparative analysis of USA300 virulence determinants in a rabbit model of skin and soft tissue infection. J Infect Dis. 2011 Sep 15; 204(6):937-41. View in: PubMed

  92. Frankel MB, Hendrickx AP, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. LytN, a murein hydrolase in the cross-wall compartment of Staphylococcus aureus, is involved in proper bacterial growth and envelope assembly. J Biol Chem. 2011 Sep 16; 286(37):32593-605. View in: PubMed

  93. Quenee LE, Ciletti NA, Elli D, Hermanas TM, Schneewind O. Prevention of pneumonic plague in mice, rats, guinea pigs and non-human primates with clinical grade rV10, rV10-2 or F1-V vaccines. Vaccine. 2011 Sep 02; 29(38):6572-83. View in: PubMed

  94. Kim HK, Kim HY, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Identifying protective antigens of Staphylococcus aureus, a pathogen that suppresses host immune responses. FASEB J. 2011 Oct; 25(10):3605-12. View in: PubMed

  95. Frank KM, Schneewind O, Shieh WJ. Investigation of a researcher's death due to septicemic plague. N Engl J Med. 2011 Jun 30; 364(26):2563-4. View in: PubMed

  96. Schneewind O, Missiakas D. Structural vaccinology to thwart antigenic variation in microbial pathogens. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jun 21; 108(25):10029-30. View in: PubMed

  97. Anderson VJ, Kern JW, McCool JW, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. The SLH-domain protein BslO is a determinant of Bacillus anthracis chain length. Mol Microbiol. 2011 Jul; 81(1):192-205. View in: PubMed

  98. Kern J, Wilton R, Zhang R, Binkowski TA, Joachimiak A, Schneewind O. Structure of surface layer homology (SLH) domains from Bacillus anthracis surface array protein. J Biol Chem. 2011 Jul 22; 286(29):26042-9. View in: PubMed

  99. Losada L, Varga JJ, Hostetler J, Radune D, Kim M, Durkin S, Schneewind O, Nierman WC. Genome sequencing and analysis of Yersina pestis KIM D27, an avirulent strain exempt from select agent regulation. PLoS One. 2011 Apr 29; 6(4):e19054. View in: PubMed

  100. Quenee LE, Ciletti N, Berube B, Krausz T, Elli D, Hermanas T, Schneewind O. Plague in Guinea pigs and its prevention by subunit vaccines. Am J Pathol. 2011 Apr; 178(4):1689-700. View in: PubMed

  101. Oh SY, Budzik JM, Garufi G, Schneewind O. Two capsular polysaccharides enable Bacillus cereus G9241 to cause anthrax-like disease. Mol Microbiol. 2011 Apr; 80(2):455-70. View in: PubMed

  102. Cheng AG, DeDent AC, Schneewind O, Missiakas D. A play in four acts: Staphylococcus aureus abscess formation. Trends Microbiol. 2011 May; 19(5):225-32. View in: PubMed

  103. Hendrickx AP, Budzik JM, Oh SY, Schneewind O. Architects at the bacterial surface - sortases and the assembly of pili with isopeptide bonds. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2011 Mar; 9(3):166-76. View in: PubMed

  104. Frankel MB, Wojcik BM, DeDent AC, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. ABI domain-containing proteins contribute to surface protein display and cell division in Staphylococcus aureus. Mol Microbiol. 2010 Oct; 78(1):238-52. View in: PubMed

  105. Kennedy AD, Bubeck Wardenburg J, Gardner DJ, Long D, Whitney AR, Braughton KR, Schneewind O, DeLeo FR. Targeting of alpha-hemolysin by active or passive immunization decreases severity of USA300 skin infection in a mouse model. J Infect Dis. 2010 Oct 01; 202(7):1050-8. View in: PubMed

  106. Kim HK, Cheng AG, Kim HY, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Nontoxigenic protein A vaccine for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in mice. J Exp Med. 2010 Aug 30; 207(9):1863-70. View in: PubMed

  107. Cheng AG, McAdow M, Kim HK, Bae T, Missiakas DM, Schneewind O. Contribution of coagulases towards Staphylococcus aureus disease and protective immunity. PLoS Pathog. 2010 Aug 05; 6(8):e1001036. View in: PubMed

  108. Banigan JR, Mandal K, Sawaya MR, Thammavongsa V, Hendrickx AP, Schneewind O, Yeates TO, Kent SB. Determination of the X-ray structure of the snake venom protein omwaprin by total chemical synthesis and racemic protein crystallography. Protein Sci. 2010 Oct; 19(10):1840-9. View in: PubMed

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  114. Kern J, Schneewind O. BslA, the S-layer adhesin of B. anthracis, is a virulence factor for anthrax pathogenesis. Mol Microbiol. 2010 Jan; 75(2):324-32. View in: PubMed

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  116. Ebrahimi CM, Kern JW, Sheen TR, Ebrahimi-Fardooee MA, van Sorge NM, Schneewind O, Doran KS. Penetration of the blood-brain barrier by Bacillus anthracis requires the pXO1-encoded BslA protein. J Bacteriol. 2009 Dec; 191(23):7165-73. View in: PubMed

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  120. Mandal K, Pentelute BL, Tereshko V, Thammavongsa V, Schneewind O, Kossiakoff AA, Kent SB. Racemic crystallography of synthetic protein enantiomers used to determine the X-ray structure of plectasin by direct methods. Protein Sci. 2009 Jun; 18(6):1146-54. View in: PubMed

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  143. Fujiya M, Musch MW, Nakagawa Y, Hu S, Alverdy J, Kohgo Y, Schneewind O, Jabri B, Chang EB. The Bacillus subtilis quorum-sensing molecule CSF contributes to intestinal homeostasis via OCTN2, a host cell membrane transporter. Cell Host Microbe. 2007 Jun 14; 1(4):299-308. View in: PubMed

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  145. Baba T, Bae T, Schneewind O, Takeuchi F, Hiramatsu K. Genome sequence of Staphylococcus aureus strain Newman and comparative analysis of staphylococcal genomes: polymorphism and evolution of two major pathogenicity islands. J Bacteriol. 2008 Jan; 190(1):300-10. View in: PubMed

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  148. Marraffini LA, Schneewind O. Sortase C-mediated anchoring of BasI to the cell wall envelope of Bacillus anthracis. J Bacteriol. 2007 Sep; 189(17):6425-36. View in: PubMed

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  161. Chen PR, Bae T, Williams WA, Duguid EM, Rice PA, Schneewind O, He C. An oxidation-sensing mechanism is used by the global regulator MgrA in Staphylococcus aureus. Nat Chem Biol. 2006 Nov; 2(11):591-5. View in: PubMed

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  169. Tao Y, Drabik KA, Waypa TS, Musch MW, Alverdy JC, Schneewind O, Chang EB, Petrof EO. Soluble factors from Lactobacillus GG activate MAPKs and induce cytoprotective heat shock proteins in intestinal epithelial cells. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2006 Apr; 290(4):C1018-30. View in: PubMed

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  172. Sorg JA, Miller NC, Schneewind O. Substrate recognition of type III secretion machines--testing the RNA signal hypothesis. Cell Microbiol. 2005 Sep; 7(9):1217-25. View in: PubMed

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  174. Bae T, Schneewind O. Allelic replacement in Staphylococcus aureus with inducible counter-selection. Plasmid. 2006 Jan; 55(1):58-63. View in: PubMed

  175. Overheim KA, Depaolo RW, Debord KL, Morrin EM, Anderson DM, Green NM, Brubaker RR, Jabri B, Schneewind O. LcrV plague vaccine with altered immunomodulatory properties. Infect Immun. 2005 Aug; 73(8):5152-9. View in: PubMed

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  181. Vavricka SR, Musch MW, Chang JE, Nakagawa Y, Phanvijhitsiri K, Waypa TS, Merlin D, Schneewind O, Chang EB. hPepT1 transports muramyl dipeptide, activating NF-kappaB and stimulating IL-8 secretion in human colonic Caco2/bbe cells. Gastroenterology. 2004 Nov; 127(5):1401-9. View in: PubMed

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  183. Cambronne ED, Schneewind O. Bacterial invasins: molecular systems dedicated to the invasion of host tissues. Contrib Microbiol. 2005; 12:181-209. View in: PubMed

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  197. Ramamurthi KS, Schneewind O. Yersinia yopQ mRNA encodes a bipartite type III secretion signal in the first 15 codons. Mol Microbiol. 2003 Nov; 50(4):1189-98. View in: PubMed

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