Published Article

Lipidomics and genomics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis reveal lineage-specific trends in mycolic acid biosynthesis. (copy 1)

Portevin D, Sukumar S, Coscolla M, Shui G, Li B, Guan XL, Bendt AK, Young D, Gagneux S, Wenk MR. Microbiologyopen. 2014 Dec;3(6):823-35

Mycolic acids (MAs) are α-alkyl, β-hydroxy long-chain fatty acids found in abundance in the cell envelope of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex...


Published Article

Rhinovirus Uses a Phosphatidylinositol 4-Phosphate/Cholesterol Counter-Current for the Formation of Replication Compartments at the ER-Golgi Interface.

Roulin PS, Lötzerich M, Torta F, Tanner LB, van Kuppeveld FJ, Wenk MR, Greber UF. Cell Host Microbe. 2014 Nov 12;16(5):677-90

Similar to other positive-strand RNA viruses, rhinovirus, the causative agent of the common cold, replicates on a web of cytoplasmic membranes,...