Publications 2001 2018

  • 26 h-Index
  • 66 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 2 Review article
2018

Cyclic di-GMP regulates TfoY in Vibrio cholerae to control motility by both transcriptional and posttranscriptional mechanisms

Pursley, B. R., Maiden, M. M., Hsieh, M. L., Fernandez, N. L., Severin, G. B. & Waters, C. M. Apr 1 2018 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 200, 7, e00578-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Riboswitch
Vibrio cholerae
Biofilms
bis(3',5')-cyclic diguanylic acid
Transcription Factors

Erratum: "The proline variant of the W[F/L/M][T/S]R cyclic di-GMP binding motif suppresses dependence on signal association for regulator function" [Journal of Bacteriology 199, 19, e00344-17, (2017)] doi: 10.1128/JB.00344-17

Chodur, D. M., Guo, L., Pu, M., Bruger, E., Fernandez, N., Waters, C. & Rowe-Magnus, D. A. Mar 1 2018 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 200, 6, e00036-18

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Bacteriology
Proline
bis(3',5')-cyclic diguanylic acid

Shining the light on cyclic di-GMP dark matter

Waters, C. M. Apr 1 2018 In : Journal of bacteriology. 200, 8, e00030-18

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Pseudomonas fluorescens
Microbiology
Growth
bis(3',5')-cyclic diguanylic acid
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

Come to the light side: In vivo monitoring of Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm infections in chronic wounds in a diabetic hairless murine model

Agostinho Hunt, A. M., Gibson, J. A., Larrivee, C. L., O’Reilly, S., Navitskaya, S., Busik, J. V. & Waters, C. M. Oct 10 2017 In : Journal of Visualized Experiments. 2017, 128, e55991

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Light
Monitoring
Wounds and Injuries
1 Citations

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
Operon
Biofilms
Proteins
Second Messenger Systems

Enhancing multiplex genome editing by natural transformation (MuGENT) via inactivation of ssDNA exonucleases

Dalia, T. N., Yoon, S. H., Galli, E., Barre, F. X., Waters, C. M. & Dalia, A. B. Jul 1 2017 In : Nucleic Acids Research. 45, 12, p. 7527-7537 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exonucleases
Vibrio cholerae
Genome
Acinetobacter
DNA Mismatch Repair

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
Vibrio cholerae
cholera
cost
cooperatives

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

Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
Second Messenger Systems
Enzymes
Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Liquid Chromatography
3 Citations

Spermine inhibits Vibrio cholerae biofilm formation through the NspS–MbaA polyamine signaling system

Sobe, R. C., Bond, W. G., Wotanis, C. K., Zayner, J. P., Burriss, M. A., Fernandez, N., Bruger, E. L., Waters, C. M., Neufeld, H. S. & Karatan, E. 2017 In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 292, 41, p. 17025-17036 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrio cholerae
Spermine
Polyamines
Biofilms
tetramethylenedisulfotetramine

The agrobacterium tumefaciens cheY-like protein claR regulates biofilm formation

Feirer, N., Kim, D., Xu, J., Fernandez, N., Waters, C. M. & Fuqua, C. Nov 1 2017 In : Microbiology (United Kingdom). 163, 11, p. 1680-1691 12 p., 000558

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pterins
Agrobacterium tumefaciens
Biofilms
Proteins
Phosphorylation
1 Citations

The proline variant of the W[F/L/M][T/S]R cyclic Di-GMP binding motif suppresses dependence on signal association for regulator function

Chodur, D. M., Guo, L., Pu, M., Bruger, E., Fernandez, N., Waters, C. & Rowe-Magnus, D. A. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of Bacteriology. 199, 19, e00344-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proline
Vibrio vulnificus
Vibrio parahaemolyticus
bis(3',5')-cyclic diguanylic acid
Ostreidae
2016
5 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

Quorum Sensing
quorum sensing
communication
Growth
bacterium

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
eclosion
Chimerism
Honey
Bees
3 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
5 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
Population
DNA Mismatch Repair
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
Adenovirus Vaccines
18 Citations

Long-Term Evolution of Burkholderia multivorans during a Chronic Cystic Fibrosis Infection Reveals Shifting Forces of Selection

Silva, I. N., Santos, P. M., Santos, M. R., Zlosnik, J. E. A., Speert, D. P., Buskirk, S. W., Bruger, E. L., Waters, C. M., Cooper, V. S. & Moreira, L. M. May 1 2016 In : mSystems. 1, 3, e00029-16

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Burkholderia multivorans
Burkholderia
Fibrosis
Long Term Evolution (LTE)
cystic fibrosis
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
biofilm
pathogenesis
Escherichia coli
6 Citations
Biofilms
Cyanobacteria
Buoyancy
Synechocystis
Biotechnology
3 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
16 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
7 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

type III secretion system
virulence
Virulence
RNA
Plant Cells
4 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
Bicarbonates
Bile
Small Intestine
Cues
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
Adenosine Monophosphate
Cyclic AMP
Cells
Interferon Type I
34 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

Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Enzymes
Biofilms
Hydrolysis
Exoribonucleases
5 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

Biofilms
Sorting
Cooperative Behavior
6 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

Phosphoric Diester Hydrolases
Biofilms
Mycobacterium bovis
Genes
Maintenance
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
Xenopsylla cheopis
Yersinia
flea
Plague
2014
25 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
Bicarbonates
Bile Acids and Salts
Bile
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

Erwinia amylovora
virulence
biosynthesis
plant pathogenic bacteria
receptors
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

type III secretion system
Glucans
Virulence Factors
pectate lyase
virulence
36 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
Acinetobacter baumannii
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Computer Simulation
3 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

Innate Immunity
Adenoviridae
Chemokines
Animals
Adenovirus Vaccines
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
Catalytic Domain
Biofilms
Amino Acids
Mutation
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

Salmonella enteritidis
Bacterial Proteins
Cyclic GMP
Salmonella typhimurium
Cellulose
43 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
Polysaccharides
Cholera
Regulon
Vibrio
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 amylovora
Disease Progression
bis(3',5')-cyclic diguanylic acid
20 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
Disease Progression
Biofilms
Infection
Virulence
12 Citations
Vibrio cholerae
cholera
assay
enzyme
quorum sensing
19 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
Biofilms
O Antigens
Cellulose
Cyclic GMP
41 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
Congo Red
Mutation
Cellulose
14 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
Light
bis(3',5')-cyclic diguanylic acid
24 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
83 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
Chlamydia
49 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
Growth
2012
52 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
Population Density
Bacteria
Biofilms
Cues
35 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
Gene expression
biofilm
Escherichia coli
Virulence
62 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
1 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. Jul 2012 In : Artificial Life. 18, 3, p. 291-310 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quorum Sensing
Quenching
Antibiotics
Bacteria
Anti-Bacterial Agents