Publications

Journal Articles

  1. & The Tetrazole VT-1161 Is a Potent Inhibitor of Trichophyton rubrum through Its Inhibition of T. rubrum CYP51. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 61(7), e00333-17
  2. et. al. In vitro and in vivo antifungal profile of a novel and long acting inhaled azole, PC945, on Aspergillus fumigatus infection. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, AAC.02280-16
  3. & The Investigational Drug VT-1129 Is a Highly Potent Inhibitor of Cryptococcus Species CYP51 but Only Weakly Inhibits the Human Enzyme. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 60(8), 4530-4538.
  4. & Azole Antifungal Sensitivity of Sterol 14α-Demethylase (CYP51) and CYP5218 from Malassezia globosa. Scientific Reports 6, 27690
  5. & Azole fungicides - understanding resistance mechanisms in agricultural fungal pathogens. Pest Management Science 71(8), 1054-1058.
  6. & Azole Antifungal Agents To Treat the Human Pathogens Acanthamoeba castellanii and Acanthamoeba polyphaga through Inhibition of Sterol 14α-Demethylase (CYP51). Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 59(8), 4707-4713.
  7. & Novel Substrate Specificity and Temperature-Sensitive Activity of Mycosphaerella graminicola CYP51 Supported by the Native NADPH Cytochrome P450 Reductase. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 81(10), 3379-3386.
  8. & The Clinical Candidate VT-1161 Is a Highly Potent Inhibitor of Candida albicans CYP51 but Fails To Bind the Human Enzyme. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 58(12), 7121-7127.
  9. & Clotrimazole as a Potent Agent for Treating the Oomycete Fish Pathogen Saprolegnia parasitica through Inhibition of Sterol 14 -Demethylase (CYP51). Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80(19), 6154-6166.
  10. & Resistance to antifungals that target CYP51. Journal of Chemical Biology 7(4), 143-161.
  11. & Discovery of a Novel Dual Fungal CYP51/Human 5-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor: Implications for Anti-Fungal Therapy. PLoS ONE 8(6)
  12. & Prothioconazole and Prothioconazole-Desthio Activities against Candida albicans Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 79(5)-1645.
  13. & Azole Affinity of Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase (CYP51) Enzymes from Candida albicans and Homo sapiens. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 57(3)-1360.
  14. & Two Clinical Isolates of Candida glabrata Exhibiting Reduced Sensitivity to Amphotericin B Both Harbor Mutations in ERG2. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 56(12)-6421.
  15. & Facultative Sterol Uptake in an Ergosterol-Deficient Clinical Isolate of Candida glabrata Harboring a Missense Mutation in ERG11 and Exhibiting Cross-Resistance to Azoles and Amphotericin B. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 56(8), 4223-4232.
  16. & S279 Point Mutations in Candida albicans Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase (CYP51) Reduce In Vitro Inhibition by Fluconazole. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 56(4), 2099-2107.
  17. & Expression of bacterial levanase in yeast enables simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of grass juice to bioethanol. Bioresource Technology 102(2), 1503-1508.
  18. & An Enlarged, Adaptable Active Site in CYP164 Family P450 Enzymes, the Sole P450 in Mycobacterium leprae. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 56(1), 391-402.
  19. & Azole Binding Properties of Candida albicans Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase (CaCYP51). Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 54(10), 4235-4245.
  20. & Mechanism of Binding of Prothioconazole to Mycosphaerella graminicola CYP51 Differs from That of Other Azole Antifungals. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77(4), 1460-1465.
  21. & A Clinical Isolate of Candida albicans with Mutations in ERG11 (Encoding Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase) and ERG5 (Encoding C22 Desaturase) Is Cross Resistant to Azoles and Amphotericin B. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 54(9), 3578-3583.
  22. & Expression, Purification, and Characterization of Aspergillus fumigatus Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase (CYP51) Isoenzymes A and B. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 54(10), 4225-4234.
  23. & Complementation of a Saccharomyces cerevisiae ERG11/CYP51 (Sterol 14alpha-Demethylase) Doxycycline-Regulated Mutant and Screening of the Azole Sensitivity of Aspergillus fumigatus Isoenzymes CYP51A and CYP51B. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 54(11), 4920-4923.
  24. & Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2) CYP102 Protein, a Novel Fatty Acid Hydroxylase Encoded as a Heme Domain without an N-Terminal Redox Partner. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 76(6), 1975-1980.
  25. & Identification and Characterization of Four Azole-Resistant erg3 Mutants of Candida albicans. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 54(11), 4527-4533.
  26. & Expression, purification and use of the soluble domain of Lactobacillus paracasei β-fructosidase to optimise production of bioethanol from grass fructans. Bioresource Technology 101(12), 4395-4402.
  27. & The First Virally Encoded Cytochrome P450. Journal of Virology 83(16), 8266-8269.
  28. & CYP56 (Dit2p) in Candida albicans: Characterization and Investigation of Its Role in Growth and Antifungal Drug Susceptibility. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 52(10), 3718-3724.
  29. & Expression and Characterization of CYP51, the Ancient Sterol 14alpha-demethylase Activity for Cytochromes P450 (CYP), in the White-Rot Fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium. Lipids 43(12), 1143-1153.
  30. & Identification, Characterization, and Azole-Binding Properties of Mycobacterium smegmatis CYP164A2, a Homolog of ML2088, the Sole Cytochrome P450 Gene of Mycobacterium leprae. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 53(3), 1157-1164.