Selected Publications

Selected publications are shown below, listed by CMDR member. A separate
list of review articles from members is also available.

Caroline R. Astell

Brunstein, J. and Astell, C. R.1997. Analysis of the Internal Replication
Sequence indicates there are three elements required for efficient
replication of Minute Virus of Mice Minigenomes.  J. Virology 71:9087-9095.

Harris, C. E., Boden R. A. and Astell, C. R. A novel hnRNP-like protein
interacts with NS1 of the Minute Virus of Mice. J. Virology (in Press)

B. Brett Finlay

Kenny, B., R. DeVinney, M. Stein, D.J. Reinscheid, E.A. Frey, and B.B.
Finlay.  1997.  Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) transfers its
receptor for intimate adherence into mammalian cell.  Cell. 91:511-520.

Richter-Dahlfors, A., A.M.J. Buchan, and B.B. Finlay.  1997.  Murine
salmonellosis studied by confocal microscopy: Salmonella typhimurium
resides intracellularly inside macrophages and exerts a cytotoxic effect
on phagocytes in vivo (includes cover).  J. Exp. Medicine. 186:569-580.

Cartoon of bacteria planing to invade...
Salmonella, Listeria and E. coli devise a plan to invade...

Chrisopher French

James, D., Trytten, P.A., MacKenzie, D.J., Towers, G.H.N. and French, C.J.
1997.  Elimination of apple stem grooving virus by chemotherapy and development
of an immunocapture RT-PCR for rapid sensitive screening.  Ann. Appl. Biol.
131:  459-470.

Malhotra, B.J., Oniylagha, J., Harborne, D., James, D., Bohm, B., Towers,
G.H.N. and French, C.J.   1996.  Inibition of tomato ringspot virus by
flavonoids.  Phyochemistry 43(6):  1271-1276.

Bob Hancock

Gough, M., R.E.W. Hancock and N.M. Kelly.  1996.  Anti-endotoxic
potential of cationic peptide antimicrobials.  Infect. Immun. 64:

Hancock, R.E.W., J.Bina, R.Alm, and T.Trust. 1998. Helicobacter
pylori: A surprisingly conserved bacterium. Nature Biotech. 16:

James Kronstad

Yee,  A. R. and J. W. Kronstad.  1998.  Dual sets of chimeric alleles
identify specificity sequences for the bE and bW mating and pathogenicity
genes of Ustilago maydis.  Mol. Cell. Biol.  18: 221-232.

Durrenberger, F., K. Wong and J. W. Kronstad. 1998.  Identification of a
PKA catalytic subunit required for virulence and morphogenesis in Ustilago
maydis.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 95: 5684-5688

George A. Mackie

G.A. Mackie. 1998. Ribonuclease E is a 5'-dependent endonuclease,
Nature 395:720-723.

G.A. Coburn and G.A. Mackie. 1998. Reconstitution of the Degradation
of the mRNA for Ribosomal Protein S20 with Purified Enzymes. J. Mol. Biol. 279:1061-1074.

Corrine S. L. Ong

Ong C.S.L., Moorehead W., Ross A. & Isaac-Renton J.L. 1996.
Giardia spp. & Cryptosporidium spp. in two adjacent watersheds" Appl. & Environ.
Microbiol. 62: 2798-2805.

Ong C.S.L., Pearce M., Eisler D., Goh  S.H., King A., Bowie W.,
Isaac-Renton J.L. & Beard C.B. 1997. An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in
Southeastern BC" 1997 International Symposium on Waterborne Cryptosporidium
Proceedings.  Fricker C.R., Clancy J.L. & Rochelle P.A., American Water
Works Association, Denver CO, pp. 355-366.

David Scheifele

Ochnio J, Scheifele DW, Ho M. 1997. Hepatitis A infections in young
children - are preventive opportunities being missed? J. Infect. Dis.

Dobson S, Scheifele DW, Bell A. 1995. Assessment of a universal,
school-based hepatitis B vaccination program. JAMA 274:1209-1213.

David Speert

Speert DP, Bond M, Woodman R, Curnutte JT. 1994. Infection with
Pseudomonas cepacia in chronic granulomatous disease: the role of nonoxidative
killing by neutrophils in host defense. J. Infect. Dis. 170: 1524-1531

Barghouthi S, Everett KDE, Speert DP. 1995. Nonopsonic phagocytosis
of Pseudomonas aeruginosa requires facilitated transport of D-glucose
by macrophages. J. Immunol. 154: 3420-3428

Richard Stokes

Stokes RW, Thorson LM, Speert DP. 1998. Nonopsonic and opsonic binding of
Mycobacterium tuberculosis to alveolar macrophages is inefficient. J.
Immun. 160: 5514 - 5521

Marklund B-I, Mahenthiralingam E, Stokes RW. 1998. Site-directed mutagenesis
and virulence assessment of the katG gene of Mycobacterium intracellulare.
Molec. Microbiol. 29: 999-1008

Aubrey Tingle

Tingle AJ, Mitchell LA, Grace M, Middleton P, Mathias R, MacWilliam L, Chalmers A. 1997. Randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study on adverse effects of rubella immunisation in seronegative women. Lancet 349:1277-1281.

Ou D, Mitchell LA, Décarie D, Gillam S, Tingle AJ. 1997. Characterization of an overlapping CD8+ and CD4+ T-cell epitope on rubella capsid protein. Virology 235:286-292.


Decheng Yang

Yang, D. C., Wilson, J. E., Anderson, D. R, Bohunek, L., Cordeiro, C., Kandolf, R., and McManus, B. M. 1997.  In vitro mutational analysis of the cis-acting translational elements within the 5' untranslated region of coxsackievirus B3: Potential targets for antiviral action of antisense oligomers.  Virology, 228:63-73.

Yang, D.C., Hwang, D., Qiu, Z., and Gillam, S. 1998.  Effects of mutations in the rubella virus E1 glycoprotein on E1-E2 interaction and membrane fusion activity. J. Virol. 72:8747-8755.

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