|A random six-phase switch regulates pneumococcal virulence via global epigenetic changes|
AS Manso, MH Chai, JM Atack, L Furi, MDS Croix, R Haigh, C Trappetti, ...
Nature communications 5 (1), 1-9, 2014
|Phase-variable methylation and epigenetic regulation by type I restriction–modification systems|
M De Ste Croix, I Vacca, MJ Kwun, JD Ralph, SD Bentley, R Haigh, ...
FEMS microbiology reviews 41 (Supp_1), S3-S15, 2017
|A small RNA encoded in the Rv2660c locus of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is induced during starvation and infection|
J Houghton, T Cortes, O Schubert, G Rose, A Rodgers, MDS Croix, ...
PloS one 8 (12), e80047, 2013
|Excision-reintegration at a pneumococcal phase-variable restriction-modification locus drives within-and between-strain epigenetic differentiation and inhibits gene acquisition|
MJ Kwun, MR Oggioni, M De Ste Croix, SD Bentley, NJ Croucher
Nucleic acids research 46 (21), 11438-11453, 2018
|Methylation warfare: interaction of pneumococcal bacteriophages with their host|
L Furi, LA Crawford, G Rangel-Pineros, AS Manso, M De Ste Croix, ...
Journal of bacteriology 201 (19), e00370-19, 2019
|Nasal pneumococcal density is associated with microaspiration and heightened human alveolar macrophage responsiveness to bacterial pathogens|
E Mitsi, B Carniel, J Reiné, J Rylance, S Zaidi, A Soares-Schanoski, ...
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine 201 (3), 335-347, 2020
|Recombination of the Phase-Variable spnIII Locus Is Independent of All Known Pneumococcal Site-Specific Recombinases|
M De Ste Croix, KY Chen, I Vacca, AS Manso, C Johnston, P Polard, ...
Journal of bacteriology 201 (15), e00233-19, 2019
|Lipopeptidomimetics derived from teixobactin have potent antibacterial activity against Staphylococcus aureus|
GC Girt, A Mahindra, ZJH Al Jabri, MDS Croix, MR Oggioni, AG Jamieson
Chemical Communications 54 (22), 2767-2770, 2018
|Phase variation in pneumococcal populations during carriage in the human nasopharynx|
MDS Croix, E Mitsi, A Morozov, S Glenn, PW Andrew, DM Ferreira, ...
Scientific reports 10 (1), 1-8, 2020
|The type I restriction modification system SpnIII of Streptococcus pneumoniae|
M De Ste Croix
University of Leicester, 2017
|Prevalence of phase variable epigenetic invertons among host-associated bacteria|
X Huang, J Wang, J Li, Y Liu, X Liu, Z Li, K Kurniyati, Y Deng, G Wang, ...
Nucleic acids research 48 (20), 11468-11485, 2020
|Lineage‐specific evolution and gene flow in Listeria monocytogenes are independent of bacteriophages|
R Zamudio, RD Haigh, JD Ralph, M De Ste Croix, T Tasara, K Zurfluh, ...
Environmental Microbiology, 2020
|Selective and non‐selective bottlenecks as drivers of the evolution of hypermutable bacterial loci|
M De Ste Croix, J Holmes, JJ Wanford, ER Moxon, MR Oggioni, ...
Molecular microbiology 113 (3), 672-681, 2020
|Dissecting meningococcal disease and carriage traits using high throughput phenotypic testing|
MDS Croix, D Neelam, N Oldfield, J Lucidarme, D Turner, R Borrow, ...
Access Microbiology 2 (7A), 289, 2020
|Deletion of the zinc transporter lipoprotein adcaii causes hyperencapsulation of streptococcus pneumoniae associated with distinct alleles of the type i restriction …|
C Durmort, G Ercoli, E Ramos-Sevillano, S Chimalapati, RD Haigh, ...
Mbio 11 (2), e00445-20, 2020
|Pathogenic differences of type 1 restriction-modification allele variants in experimental Listeria monocytogenes meningitis|
FR Zbinden, M De Ste Croix, D Grandgirard, RD Haigh, I Vacca, ...
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology 10, 629, 2020
|Lineage-specific evolution in Listeria monocytogenes detected by analysis of a panel of Swiss isolates from food and human origin|
R Zamudio, JD Ralph, RD Haigh, MDS Croix, T Tasara, K Zurfluh, ...
Access Microbiology 1 (1A), 845, 2019
|Lineage-specific evolution and gene flow inListeria monocytogenesare independent of bacteriophages|
R Zamudio, RD Haigh, JD Ralph, MDS Croix, T Tasara, K Zurfluh, ...