Melissa Kendall Laboratory
Kendall Lab UVA


Gonyar LA, Kendall MM, Ethanolamine and Choline Promote Expression of Putative and Characterized Fimbriae in Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7. Infect Immun. 2014 Jan;82(1):193-201. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00980-13. Epub 2013 Oct 14. PMID: 24126525 |in progress

Luzader DH, Clark DE, Gonyar LA, Kendall MM, EutR is a direct regulator of genes that contribute to metabolism and virulence in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7.J Bacteriol. 2013 Nov;195(21):4947-53. doi: 10.1128/JB.00937-13. Epub 2013 Aug 30. PMID: 23995630 |

Kendall M, Gruber C, Parker C, Sperandio V. Ethanolamine controls expression of genes encoding components involved in interkingdom signaling and virulence in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7. mBio. 2012;3(3). PMID: 22589288 |PMCID: PMC3372972

Kendall M, Gruber C, Rasko D, Hughes D, Sperandio V. Hfq virulence regulation in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 strain 86-24. Journal of bacteriology. 2011;193(24): 6843-51. PMID: 21984790 | PMCID: PMC3232842

Kendall M, Rasko D, Sperandio V. The LysR-type regulator QseA regulates both characterized and putative virulence genes in enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7. Molecular microbiology. 2010;76(5): 1306-21. PMID: 20444105 |PMCID: PMC2936457

Vazquez-Juarez R, Kuriakose J, Rasko D, Ritchie J, Kendall M, Slater T, Sinha M, Luxon B, Popov V, Waldor M, Sperandio V, Torres A. CadA negatively regulates Escherichia coli O157:H7 adherence and intestinal colonization. Infection and immunity. 2008;76(11): 5072-81. PMID: 18794292 | PMCID: PMC2573373

Reading N, Torres A, Kendall M, Hughes D, Yamamoto K, Sperandio V. A novel two-component signaling system that activates transcription of an enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli effector involved in remodeling of host actin. Journal of bacteriology. 2007;189(6): 2468-76. PMID: 17220220 | PMCID: PMC1899401

Kendall M, Rasko D, Sperandio V. Global effects of the cell-to-cell signaling molecules autoinducer-2, autoinducer-3, and epinephrine in a luxS mutant of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli. Infection and immunity. 2007;75(10): 4875-84.PMID: 17635870 | PMCID: PMC2044543

Kendall M, Liu Y, Sieprawska-Lupa M, Stetter K, Whitman W, Boone D. Methanococcus aeolicus sp. nov., a mesophilic, methanogenic archaeon from shallow and deep marine sediments. International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology. 2006;56 1525-9. PMID: 16825624

Kendall M, Boone D. Cultivation of methanogens from shallow marine sediments at Hydrate Ridge, Oregon. Archaea (Vancouver, B.C.). 2006;2(1): 31-8. PMID: 16877319 | PMCID: PMC2685590

Kendall M, Liu Y, Boone D. Butyrate- and propionate-degrading syntrophs from permanently cold marine sediments in Skan Bay, Alaska, and description of Algorimarina butyrica gen. nov., sp. nov. FEMS microbiology letters. 2006;262(1): 107-14.PMID: 16907746

Kendall M, Wardlaw G, Tang C, Bonin A, Liu Y, Valentine D. Diversity of Archaea in marine sediments from Skan Bay, Alaska, including cultivated methanogens, and description of Methanogenium boonei sp. nov. Applied and environmental microbiology. 2006;73(2): 407-14. PMID: 17122405 | PMCID: PMC1796967

Kendall M, Sperandio V. Quorum sensing by enteric pathogens. Current opinion in gastroenterology. 2006;23(1): 10-5.PMID: 17133078

Singh N, Kendall M, Liu Y, Boone D. Isolation and characterization of methylotrophic methanogens from anoxic marine sediments in Skan Bay, Alaska: description of Methanococcoides alaskense sp. nov., and emended description of Methanosarcina baltica. International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology. 2005;55 2531-8.PMID: 16280522

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