Advertisement
Research Article

MrkH, a Novel c-di-GMP-Dependent Transcriptional Activator, Controls Klebsiella pneumoniae Biofilm Formation by Regulating Type 3 Fimbriae Expression

  • Jonathan J. Wilksch mail,

    wilkschj@unimelb.edu.au

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Ji Yang,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Abigail Clements,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    Current address: Centre for Molecular Microbiology and Infection, Division of Cell and Molecular Biology, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom.

    X
  • Jacinta L. Gabbe,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Kirsty R. Short,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Hanwei Cao,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Rosalia Cavaliere,

    Affiliation: The ithree Institute, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, New South Wales, Australia

    X
  • Catherine E. James,

    Affiliation: The ithree Institute, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, New South Wales, Australia

    X
  • Cynthia B. Whitchurch,

    Affiliation: The ithree Institute, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, New South Wales, Australia

    X
  • Mark A. Schembri,

    Affiliation: Centre for Infectious Disease Research, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

    X
  • Mary L. C. Chuah,

    Affiliation: Division of Chemical Biology and Biotechnology, School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Singapore

    X
  • Zhao-Xun Liang,

    Affiliation: Division of Chemical Biology and Biotechnology, School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Singapore

    X
  • Odilia L. Wijburg,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Adam W. Jenney,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    Current address: Infectious Diseases Unit and Microbiology Department, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia.

    X
  • Trevor Lithgow,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Richard A. Strugnell

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

    X
  • Published: August 25, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002204

Viewed info

Cited info

Saved info

Discussed info

Questions or concerns about usage data? Please let us know.