Publications related to host-microbiota interactions

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Milligan-Myhre, K.C., (2019) mSphere of Influence: an Inupiat Journey in Science. mSphere. Sept 2019. 4(5) e00595-19.

Kirschman, L.J., Milligan-Myhre, K.C. (2018) The costs of living together: Immune responses to the microbiota and chronic gut inflammation. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Sept 2018. DOI: 10.1128/AEM.02147-18

Burns, A., Miller, E., Agarwal, M., Rolig, A.S., Milligan-Myhre, K., Seredick, S., Guillemin, K.J., Bohannan, B.J.M. (2017) Inter-host dispersal alters microbiome assembly and can overwhelm host innate immunity in an experimental zebrafish model. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Oct 17, 2017. 114 (42) 11181-11186.

Torunn F., Milligan-Myhre, K. (2017) “Gnotobiotic Fish as Models to Study Host-Microbe Interactions.” Gnotobiotics. Ed.Trenton R. Schoeb, Kathryn A. Eaton. Academic Press, Aug 11, 2017. Pages 369-383. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-804561-9.00006-2

Lescak EA, Milligan-Myhre KC. (2017) Teleosts as Model Organisms To Understand Host-Microbe Interactions. J Bacteriol. Jul 11;199(15). pii: e00868-16. doi: 10.1128/JB.00868-16.

Small C.M., Milligan-Myhre, K., Bassham,S., Guillemin,K., Cresko, W.A. (2017) Host Genotype and Microbiota Contribute Asymmetrically to Transcriptional Variation in the Threespine Stickleback GutGenome Biol Evol. 2017 Mar 1;9(3):504-520. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evx014.

Milligan-Myhre, K., Small, C.M., Mittge, E.K., Currey, M., Agarwal, M., Cresko, W.A., Guillemin, K. (2016) Innate immune responses to gut microbiota differ in closely related threespine stickleback fish populations. Disease Models and Mechanisms. 9: 187-198; doi: 10.1242/dmm.021881.

Stagaman, K., Guillemin, K., Milligan-Myhre, K. (2014) Tending a complex microbiota requires major immune complexity. Molecular Ecology. (19), 4679-81. PMID: 2263404

 Milligan-Myhre, K., Charette, J. R., Phennicie, R. T., Stephens, W. Z., Rawls, J. F., Guillemin, K. and Kim, C. H. (2011). Study of Host-Microbe Interactions in Zebrafish. In Methods in Cell Biology (The Zebrafish: Disease Models and Chemical Screens 3rd Edition), Elsevier. 105, 87-116. PMID: 21951527

Publications related to Toxoplasma gondii

Milligan-Myhre, K., Wilson, S.K., Knoll, LJ. (2016) Developmental change in translation initiation alters the localization of a common microbial protein necessary for Toxoplasma chronic infection. Mol Microbiol. 102(6):1086-1098. doi: 10.1111/mmi.13538.

Milligan-Myhre, K., Rooney, P.J., Knoll, L.J. (2011) Examination of a virulence mutant uncovers the ribosome biogenesis regulatory protein of Toxoplasma gondii. Journal of Parasitology. 97(6), 1173-7. PMID: 21736491

Related to Staphylococcus aureus

McNamara P.J., Syverson, R.E., Milligan-Myhre K., Frolova O., Schroeder S., Kidder J., Hoang T., & Proctor R.A. (2009) Surfactants, aromatic and isoprenoid compounds, and fatty acid biosynthesis inhibitors suppress Staphylococcus aureus TSST-1 production. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 53(5), 1898-1906. PMID: 19223628

*McNamara, P.J., Milligan-Monroe K.C., Khalili S., & Proctor R.A. (2000) Identification, cloning, and initial characterization of rot, a locus encoding a regulator of virulence factor expression in Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Bacteriology. 182(11), 3197-3203. PMID: 10809700

*Published under K.C. Milligan-Monroe