Publications 2001 2017

  • 26 h-Index
  • 61 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2017

A bioluminescent Pseudomonas aeruginosa wound model reveals increased mortality of type 1 diabetic mice to biofilm infection

Agostinho Hunt, A. M., Gibson, J. A., Larrivee, C. L., O'Reilly, S., Navitskaya, S., Needle, D. B., Abramovitch, R. B., Busik, J. V. & Waters, C. M. Jul 1 2017 In : Journal of Wound Care. 26, 7, p. S24-S33

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Mortality
Wounds and Injuries
Infection

Cyclic Di-GMP and VpsR induce the expression of type II secretion in vibrio cholerae

Sloup, R. E., Konal, A. E., Severin, G. B., Korir, M. L., Bagdasarian, M. M., Bagdasarian, M. & Waters, C. M. 2017 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 199, 19, e00106-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrio cholerae
Cyclic GMP
Proteins
Operon
Biofilms

Resource abundance and the critical transition to cooperation

Connelly, B. D., Bruger, E. L., McKinley, P. K. & Waters, C. M. Apr 1 2017 In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 30, 4, p. 750-761 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

resource
cost
Vibrio cholerae
cooperatives
nutrient content

Spectrophotometric and mass spectroscopic methods for the quantification and kinetic evaluation of in vitro c-di-GMP synthesis

Severin, G. B. & Waters, C. M. 2017 Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., Vol. 1657, p. 71-84 14 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1657)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

In Vitro Techniques
Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
Enzymes
Second Messenger Systems
Tandem Mass Spectrometry
2016
2 Citations

Bacterial quorum sensing stabilizes cooperation by optimizing growth strategies

Bruger, E. L. & Waters, C. M. 2016 In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 82, 22, p. 6498-6506 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

communication
Quorum Sensing
quorum sensing
bacterium
phenotype

Contextual organismality: Beyond pattern to process in the emergence of organisms

Díaz-Muñoz, S. L., Boddy, A. M., Dantas, G., Waters, C. M. & Bronstein, J. L. Dec 1 2016 In : Evolution. 70, 12, p. 2669-2677 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Symbiosis
Neoplasms
Conflict (Psychology)
symbiosis
organisms
2 Citations

Cyclic di-AMP released from Staphylococcus aureus biofilm induces a macrophage type I interferon response

Gries, C. M., Bruger, E. L., Moormeier, D. E., Scherr, T. D., Waters, C. M. & Kielian, T. 2016 In : Infection and Immunity. 84, 12, p. 3564-3574 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interferon Type I
Biofilms
Cyclic AMP
Staphylococcus aureus
Macrophages
3 Citations

Evolution of ecological diversity in biofilms of Pseudomonas aeruginosa by altered cyclic diguanylate signaling

Flynn, K. M., Dowell, G., Johnson, T. M., Koestler, B. J., Waters, C. M. & Cooper, V. S. 2016 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 198, 19, p. 2608-2618 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Cyclic GMP
Genotype
2 Citations

In vivo synthesis of cyclic-di-GMP using a recombinant adenovirus preferentially improves adaptive immune responses against extracellular antigens

Alyaqoub, F. S., Aldhamen, Y. A., Koestler, B. J., Bruger, E. L., Seregin, S. S., Pereira-Hicks, C., Godbehere, S., Waters, C. M. & Amalfitano, A. Feb 15 2016 In : Journal of Immunology. 196, 4, p. 1741-1752 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Adaptive Immunity
Adenoviridae
Antigens
Vaccines
2 Citations

Polysorbates prevent biofilm formation and pathogenesis of Escherichia coli O104: H4

Sloup, R. E., Cieza, R. J., Needle, D. B., Abramovitch, R. B., Torres, A. G. & Waters, C. M. Aug 18 2016 In : Biofouling. 32, 9, p. 1131-1140 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polysorbates
Biofilms
Escherichia coli
biofilm
mice
5 Citations
Synechocystis
Cyclic GMP
Cyanobacteria
Biofilms
Buoyancy
1 Citations

Spermidine inversely influences surface interactions and planktonic growth in Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Wang, Y., Kim, S. H., Natarajan, R., Heindl, J. E., Bruger, E. L., Waters, C. M., Michael, A. J. & Fuqua, C. 2016 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 198, 19, p. 2682-2691 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agrobacterium tumefaciens
Spermidine
Biofilms
Ornithine Decarboxylase
Carboxy-Lyases
2015
13 Citations

A pterin-dependent signaling pathway regulates a dual-function diguanylate cyclase-phosphodiesterase controlling surface attachment in Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Feirer, N., Xu, J., Allen, K. D., Koestler, B. J., Bruger, E. L., Waters, C. M., White, R. H. & Fuqua, C. Jun 30 2015 In : mBio. 6, 4, e00156-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pterins
Agrobacterium tumefaciens
Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
Biofilms
Second Messenger Systems
5 Citations

Cross-talk between a regulatory small RNA, cyclic-di-GMP signalling and flagellar regulator FlhDC for virulence and bacterial behaviours

Yuan, X., Khokhani, D., Wu, X., Yang, F., Biener, G., Koestler, B. J., Raicu, V., He, C., Waters, C. M., Sundin, G. W., Tian, F. & Yang, C. H. Nov 1 2015 In : Environmental Microbiology. 17, 11, p. 4745-4763 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Virulence
RNA
virulence
cells
3 Citations

Intestinal GPS: Bile and bicarbonate control cyclic di-GMP to provide Vibrio cholerae spatial cues within the small intestine

Koestler, B. J. & Waters, C. M. Jan 26 2015 In : Gut Microbes. 5, 6, p. 775-780 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrio cholerae
Cyclic GMP
Bicarbonates
Bile
Small Intestine
2 Citations

Intracellular concentrations of Borrelia burgdorferi cyclic di-AMP are not changed by altered expression of the CdaA synthase

Savage, C. R., Arnold, W. K., Gjevre-Nail, A., Koestler, B. J., Bruger, E. L., Barker, J. R., Waters, C. M. & Stevenson, B. Apr 23 2015 In : PLoS One. 10, 4, e0125440

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Borrelia burgdorferi
Cyclic AMP
Castration
Bufo arenarum
Supravalvular Aortic Stenosis
30 Citations

Oligoribonuclease is the primary degradative enzyme for pGpG in Pseudomonas aeruginosa that is required for cyclic-di-GMP turnover

Orr, M. W., Donaldson, G. P., Severin, G. B., Wang, J., Sintim, H. O., Waters, C. M. & Lee, V. T. Sep 8 2015 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 36, p. E5048-E5057

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Enzymes
Biofilms
Hydrolysis
4 Citations

Sharing the sandbox: Evolutionary mechanisms that maintain bacterial cooperation

Waters, C. & Bruger, E. 2015 In : F1000Research. 4, 1504

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sorting
Carrier Proteins
Biofilms
4 Citations

The cyclic di-GMP phosphodiesterase gene Rv1357c/BCG1419c affects BCG Pellicle production and in Vivo maintenance

Flores-Valdez, M. A., De Jesús Aceves-Sánchez, M., Pedroza-Roldán, C., Vega-Domínguez, P. J., Prado-Montes De Oca, E., Bravo-Madrigal, J., Laval, F., Daffé, M., Koestler, B. & Waters, C. M. Feb 1 2015 In : IUBMB Life. 67, 2, p. 129-138 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
Biofilms
Mycobacterium bovis
Infection
8 Citations

The Yersinia pestisHmsCDE regulatory system is essential for blockage of the oriental rat flea (Xenopsylla cheopis), a classic plague vector

Bobrov, A. G., Kirillina, O., Vadyvaloo, V., Koestler, B. J., Hinz, A. K., Mack, D., Waters, C. M. & Perry, R. D. Apr 1 2015 In : Environmental Microbiology. 17, 4, p. 947-959 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xenopsylla
Yersinia
Plague
Biofilms
biofilm
2014
21 Citations

Bile acids and bicarbonate inversely regulate intracellular cyclic di-GMP in vibrio cholerae

Koestler, B. J. & Waters, C. M. 2014 In : Infection and Immunity. 82, 7, p. 3002-3014 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrio cholerae
Cyclic GMP
Bicarbonates
Bile Acids and Salts
Enzymes

Cyclic di-GMP regulates the expression of virulence factors in Erwinia amylovora

Castiblanco, L. F., Edmunds, A. C., Waters, C. M. & Sundin, G. W. Oct 29 2014 Acta Horticulturae. International Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 1056, p. 199-206 8 p. (Acta Horticulturae; vol. 1056)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

virulence
Erwinia amylovora
biosynthesis
receptors
plant pathogenic bacteria
4 Citations

Deciphering the components that coordinately regulate virulence factors of the soft rot pathogen Dickeya dadantii

Wu, X., Zeng, Q., Koestler, B. J., Waters, C. M., Sundin, G. W., Hutchins, W. & Yang, C. H. Oct 1 2014 In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 27, 10, p. 1119-1131 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pectate lyase
glucans
Lyases
Glucans
Virulence Factors
32 Citations

Identification of small molecules inhibiting diguanylate cyclases to control bacterial biofilm development

Sambanthamoorthy, K., Luo, C., Pattabiraman, N., Feng, X., Koestler, B., Waters, C. M. & Palys, T. J. 2014 In : Biofouling. 30, 1, p. 17-28 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
biofilm
Infection
infection
Acinetobacter baumannii
2 Citations

Stimulation of innate immunity by in vivo cyclic di-GMP synthesis using adenovirus

Koestler, B. J., Seregin, S. S., Rastall, D. P. W., Aldhamen, Y. A., Godbehere, S., Amalfitano, A. & Waters, C. M. Nov 1 2014 In : Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 21, 11, p. 1550-1559 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Innate Immunity
Adenoviridae
Chemokines
Cytokines
17 Citations

The Vibrio cholerae diguanylate cyclase VCA0965 has an AGDEF active site and synthesizes cyclic di-GMP

Hunter, J. L., Severin, G. B., Koestler, B. J. & Waters, C. M. Feb 4 2014 In : BMC Microbiology. 14, 1, 22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrio cholerae
Cyclic GMP
Catalytic Domain
Biofilms
Amino Acids
2013
1 Citations

Bacterial wheel locks: Extracellular polysaccharide inhibits flagellar rotation

Waters, C. M. Feb 2013 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 195, 3, p. 409-410 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations

Cyclic di-GMP inhibits Vibrio cholerae motility by repressing induction of transcription and inducing extracellular polysaccharide production

Srivastava, D., Hsieh, M. L., Khataokar, A., Neiditch, M. B. & Waters, C. M. Dec 2013 In : Molecular Microbiology. 90, 6, p. 1262-1276 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrio cholerae
Cyclic GMP
Polysaccharides
Cholera
Regulon
15 Citations

Cyclic Di-GMP Modulates the Disease Progression of Erwinia: Amylovora

Edmunds, A. C., Castiblanco, L. F., Sundin, G. W. & Waters, C. M. 2013 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 195, 20, p. 4778 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erwinia
Cyclic GMP
Disease Progression
13 Citations

Cyclic Di-GMP modulates the disease progression of erwinia amylovora

Edmunds, A. C., Castiblanco, L. F., Sundin, G. W. & Waters, C. M. May 2013 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 195, 10, p. 2155-2165 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erwinia amylovora
Cyclic GMP
Disease Progression
Biofilms
Infection
11 Citations
Vibrio cholerae
cholera
Cyclic GMP
assays
enzymes
17 Citations

Exposure of Salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium to a protective monoclonal iga triggers exopolysaccharide production via a diguanylate cyclase-dependent pathway

Amarasinghe, J. J., D'Hondt, R. E., Waters, C. M. & Mantis, N. J. Mar 2013 In : Infection and Immunity. 81, 3, p. 653-664 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salmonella enterica
Serogroup
Biofilms
O Antigens
Cellulose
37 Citations

Genetic analysis of agrobacterium tumefaciens unipolar polysaccharide production reveals complex integrated control of the motile-to-sessile switch

Xu, J., Kim, J., Koestler, B. J., Choi, J. H., Waters, C. M. & Fuqua, C. Sep 2013 In : Molecular Microbiology. 89, 5, p. 929-948 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agrobacterium tumefaciens
Polysaccharides
Mutation
Congo Red
Cellulose
11 Citations

Occurrence of cyclic di-GMP-modulating output domains in cyanobacteria: An illuminating perspective

Agostoni, M., Koestler, B. J., Waters, C. M., Williams, B. L. & Montgomery, B. L. Aug 13 2013 In : mBio. 4, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Cyanobacteria
Second Messenger Systems
Bacteria
Genes
23 Citations

Post-transcriptional activation of a diguanylate cyclase by quorum sensing small RNAs promotes biofilm formation in Vibrio cholerae

Zhao, X., Koestler, B. J., Waters, C. M. & Hammer, B. K. Sep 2013 In : Molecular Microbiology. 89, 5, p. 989-1002 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quorum Sensing
Vibrio cholerae
Biofilms
Transcriptional Activation
RNA
76 Citations

STING-dependent recognition of cyclic di-AMP mediates type I interferon responses during Chlamydia trachomatis infection

Barker, J. R., Koestler, B. J., Carpenter, V. K., Burdette, D. L., Waters, C. M., Vance, R. E. & Valdivia, R. H. May 2013 In : mBio. 4, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interferon Type I
Chlamydia Infections
Chlamydia trachomatis
Cyclic AMP
Interferons
46 Citations

Two DHH subfamily 1 proteins in Streptococcus pneumoniae possess cyclic Di-AMP phosphodiesterase activity and affect bacterial growth and virulence

Bai, Y., Yang, J., Eisele, L. E., Underwood, A. J., Koestler, B. J., Waters, C. M., Metzger, D. W. & Bai, G. Nov 2013 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 195, 22, p. 5123-5132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Cyclic AMP
Virulence
Proteins
2012
47 Citations

A tangled web: Regulatory connections between quorum sensing and cyclic Di-GMP

Srivastava, D. & Waters, C. M. Sep 2012 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 194, 17, p. 4485-4493 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quorum Sensing
Cyclic GMP
Bacteria
Population Density
Biofilms
32 Citations

Correlation between in vivo biofilm formation and virulence gene expression in Escherichia coli O104: H4

Safadi, R. A., Abu-Ali, G. S., Sloup, R. E., Rudrik, J. T., Waters, C. M., Eaton, K. A. & Manning, S. D. Jul 25 2012 In : PLoS One. 7, 7, e41628

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Virulence
Escherichia coli
Gene Expression
Frangula
57 Citations

Cyclic diguanylate inversely regulates motility and aggregation in clostridium difficile

Purcell, E. B., McKee, R. W., McBride, S. M., Waters, C. M. & Tamayo, R. Jul 2012 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 194, 13, p. 3307-3316 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium difficile
Gram-Positive Bacteria
Second Messenger Systems
Biofilms
Gram-Negative Bacteria

Evolution of resistance to quorum quenching in digital organisms

Beckmann, B. E., Knoester, D. B., Connelly, B. D., Waters, C. M. & Mckinley, P. K. Jul 2012 In : Artificial Life. 18, 3, p. 291-310 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quenching
Quorum Sensing
Bufo arenarum
Antibiotics
Bacteria
3 Citations

Evolution of resistance to quorum quenching in digital organisms.

Beckmann, B. E., Knoester, D. B., Connelly, B. D., Waters, C. M. & McKinley, P. K. Jun 2012 In : Artificial life. 18, 3, p. 291-310 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quenching
Quorum Sensing
Bufo arenarum
Antibiotics
Bacteria
31 Citations

Hfq-dependent, co-ordinate control of cyclic diguanylate synthesis and catabolism in the plague pathogen Yersinia pestis

Bellows, L. E., Koestler, B. J., Karaba, S. M., Waters, C. M. & Lathem, W. W. Nov 2012 In : Molecular Microbiology. 86, 3, p. 661-674 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yersinia pestis
Plague
Biofilms
RNA
Siphonaptera
57 Citations

Identification of small molecules that antagonize diguanylate cyclase enzymes to inhibit biofilm formation

Sambanthamoorthy, K., Sloup, R. E., Parashar, V., Smith, J. M., Kim, E. E., Semmelhack, M. F., Neiditch, M. B. & Waters, C. M. Oct 2012 In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 56, 10, p. 5202-5211 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Enzymes
Cyclic GMP
Infection
Vibrio cholerae
56 Citations

Quantification of high-specificity cyclic diguanylate signaling

Massie, J. P., Reynolds, E. L., Koestler, B. J., Cong, J. P., Agostoni, M. & Waters, C. M. Jul 31 2012 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 31, p. 12746-12751 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
Bacteria
Vibrio cholerae
Biofilms
Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
1 Citations

The meteoric rise of the signaling molecule cyclic di-GMP

Waters, C. M. Aug 2012 In : Microbe. 7, 8, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic GMP
2011
40 Citations

Identification of a novel benzimidazole that inhibits bacterial biofilm formation in a broad-spectrum manner

Sambanthamoorthy, K., Gokhale, A. A., Lao, W., Parashar, V., Neiditch, M. B., Semmelhack, M. F., Lee, I. & Waters, C. M. Sep 2011 In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 55, 9, p. 4369-4378 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Bacteria
Sanitation
Polystyrenes
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
69 Citations

Integration of cyclic di-GMP and quorum sensing in the control of vpsT and aphA in Vibrio cholerae

Srivastava, D., Harris, R. C. & Waters, C. M. Nov 2011 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 193, 22, p. 6331-6341 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quorum Sensing
Vibrio cholerae
Cyclic GMP
Biofilms
Binding Sites
75 Citations

Systematic analysis of cyclic di-GMP signalling enzymes and their role in biofilm formation and virulence in Yersinia pestis

Bobrov, A. G., Kirillina, O., Ryjenkov, D. A., Waters, C. M., Price, P. A., Fetherston, J. D., Mack, D., Goldman, W. E., Gomelsky, M. & Perry, R. D. Jan 2011 In : Molecular Microbiology. 79, 2, p. 533-551 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yersinia pestis
Cyclic GMP
Biofilms
Virulence
Enzymes