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Prof Eshwar Mahenthiralingam  -  PhD

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Selected Publications

Rushton, L., Sass, A., Baldwin, A., Dowson, C.G., Donoghue, D. and Mahenthiralingam, E (2013) Key role for efflux in the preservative susceptibility and adaptive resistance of Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 57:2972-2980.

Sass, A.M., Schmerk, C., Agnoli, K., Norville, P.J., Eberl, L., Valvano, M.A. and Mahenthiralingam, E. (2013). The unexpected discovery of a novel low-oxygen-activated locus for the anoxic persistence of Burkholderia cenocepacia. ISME J, DOI:10.1038/ismej.2013.1036.

Mahenthiralingam, E., L. Song, A. Sass, J. White, C. Wilmot, A. Marchbank, O. Boaisha, J. Paine, D. Knight, and G. L. Challis (2011) Enacyloxins are products of an unusual hybrid modular polyketide synthase encoded by a cryptic Burkholderia ambifaria Genomic Island. Chemistry and Biology 18:665-677.

Sass, A., A. Marchbank, E. Tullis, J. J. Lipuma, and E. Mahenthiralingam (2011) Spontaneous and evolutionary changes in the antibiotic resistance of Burkholderia cenocepacia observed by global gene expression analysis. BMC Genomics 12:373.

Rose, H., A. Baldwin, C. G. Dowson, and E. Mahenthiralingam (2009) Biocide susceptibility of the Burkholderia cepacia complex. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 63:502-510.

Other recent publications:

Baxter, C.G., Rautemaa, R., Jones, A.M., Webb, A.K., Bull, M., Mahenthiralingam, E. and Denning, D.W. (2013) Intravenous antibiotics reduce the presence of Aspergillus in adult cystic fibrosis sputum. Thorax 68:652-657.

Bull, M. J., J. R. Marchesi, P. Vandamme, S. Plummer, and E. Mahenthiralingam (2012) Minimum taxonomic criteria for bacterial genome sequence depositions and announcements. Journal of Microbiological Methods 89:18-21.

White, J., J. Gilbert, G. Hill, E. Hill, S. M. Huse, A. J. Weightman, and E. Mahenthiralingam (2011) Culture-independent analysis of bacterial fuel contamination provides insight into the level of concordance with the standard industry practice of aerobic cultivation. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77:4527-4538.

Coenye, T., H. Van Acker, E. Peeters, A. Sass, S. Buroni, G. Riccardi, and E. Mahenthiralingam (2011) Molecular mechanisms of chlorhexidine tolerance in Burkholderia cenocepacia biofilms. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 55:1912-1919.

Drevinek, P., A. Baldwin, L. Lindenburg, L. T. Joshi, A. Marchbank, S. Vosahlikova, C. G. Dowson, and E. Mahenthiralingam (2010) Oxidative stress of Burkholderia cenocepacia induces insertion sequence-mediated genomic rearrangements that interfere with macrorestriction-based genotyping. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 48:34-40.

Mahenthiralingam, E, A. Marchbank, P. Drevinek, I. Garaiova, and S. Plummer (2009) Use of colony-based bacterial strain typing for tracking the fate of Lactobacillus strains during human consumption. BMC Microbiology 9:251.