Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2015 Comparative genome analysis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae.BMC Genomics.  16:610. 2015
2013 Type 1 and type 2 strains of Mycoplasma pneumoniae form different biofilms.Microbiology.  159:737-747. 2013
2009 Mycoplasma biofilms ex vivo and in vivo.FEMS Microbiology Letters.  295:77-81. 2009
2007 Biofilms protect Mycoplasma pulmonis cells from lytic effects of complement and gramicidin.Infection and Immunity.  75:3696-3699. 2007
2007 A stochastic mechanism for biofilm formation by Mycoplasma pulmonis.Journal of Bacteriology.  189:1905-1913. 2007
2004 Resistance of Mycoplasma pulmonis to complement lysis is dependent on the number of Vsa tandem repeats: shield hypothesis.Infection and Immunity.  72:6846-6851. 2004
2003 The Vsa proteins modulate susceptibility of Mycoplasma pulmonis to complement killing, hemadsorption, and adherence to polystyrene.Infection and Immunity.  71:5733-5738. 2003

Education And Training

Full Name

  • Warren Simmons
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