John Kirby Laboratory

  • Publications

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  • Predation by Myxococcus xanthus Induces Bacillus subtilis to Form Spore-Filled Megastructures.

    Bacillaene and sporulation protect Bacillus subtilis from predation by Myxococcus xanthus.

    Chemosensory regulation of a HEAT-repeat protein couples aggregation and sporulation in Myxococcus xanthus.

    Functional organization of a multimodular bacterial chemosensory apparatus.

    Menaquinone analogs inhibit growth of bacterial pathogens.

    Draft Genome of a Type 4 Pilus Defective Myxococcus xanthus Strain, DZF1.

    Draft Genome Sequence of Myxococcus xanthus Wild-Type Strain DZ2, a Model Organism for Predation and Development.

    Genetic and biochemical dissection of a HisKA domain identifies residues required exclusively for kinase and phosphatase activities.

    CrdS and CrdA comprise a two-component system that is cooperatively regulated by the Che3 chemosensory system in Myxococcus xanthus.

    Deciphering the hunting strategy of a bacterial wolfpack.

    Chemotaxis-like regulatory systems: unique roles in diverse bacteria.

    Predataxis behavior in Myxococcus xanthus.

    Multicellular development in Myxococcus xanthus is stimulated by predator-prey interactions.