Publications

Peer Reviewed Articles

(partial listing)

  1. Trevor E. Swartz, Tong-Seung Tseung, Marcus A. Frederickson, Gaston Paris, Gireesh Rajashekara, Jung-Gun Kim, Mary Beth Mudgett, Gary A. Splitter, Fernando A. Goldbaum, Winslow R. Briggs, and Roberto A. Bogomolni. The Light-Activated LOV-Histidine Kinases: a New Bacterial Photoreceptor Family. Submitted for publication (Science)
  2. Gireesh Rajashekara, Linda Eskra, Angie Mathison, Erik Petersen, Qiqi Yu, Jerome Harms, and Gary Splitter. Brucella: Functional Genomics and Host-pathogen interactions. Ani. Health Res. Rev. (In press)
  3. Gireesh Rajashekara, David A. Glover, David O’Callaghan, Menachem Banai, and Gary A. Splitter. (2006). Attenuated bioluminescent Brucella melitensis mutants, GR019 (VirB4), GR024 (GalE), and GR026 (90-91IR) confer protection in mice. Infection and Immunity. 2006, 74:2925-36.
  4. Bradley D. Anderson, Michael C. Gilson, Bryan S. Biehl, Jeremy D. Glasner, Gireesh Rajashekara, Gary A. Splitter, Nicole T. Perna. (2006). CGHScan: Finding variable regions using comparative genomic hybridization data. BMC Genomics 2006, 7:91.
  5. Rajashekara, G. Glover, D.A., Krepps, M., and Splitter, G.A. 2005. Temporal analysis of pathogenic events in virulent and avirulent Brucella melitensis infections. Cellular Microbiology, 7:1459-73.
  6. Gireesh Rajashekara, Michael Krepps, Linda Eskra, Angela Mathison, Alison Montgomery, Yohei Ishii, and Gary Splitter. (2005). Unraveling Brucella genomics and pathogenesis in immunocompromised IRF-1-/- mice. Am. J. Repro. Immunol. 54: 358–368.
  7. Jun Zhu, Zhaohua Qiu, Christiane Wiese, Yohei Isheii, Jen Friedrichsen, Gireesh Rajashekara, and Gary A Splitter. 2005. Nuclear and mitochondrial localization signals overlap within bovine herpes virus 1 tegument protein VP22. J.Biol.Chem. 280:16038-16044
  8. Rajashekara, G., Glasner, J.D., Glover, D.A., Splitter, G.A. 2004. Comparative whole-genome hybridization reveals genomic islands in Brucella species. J. Bacteriology. 186:5040-5051.
  9. Seung-Hun Baek, Gireesh Rajashekara, Gary A. Splitter, and James P. Shapleigh. 2004. Denitrification genes regulate Brucella virulence in mice. J. Bacteriology. 186: 6025-6031.