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Liang Tao

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2017 - 2018
YongJin Distinguished Research Award

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  1. Zhang S, Lebreton F, Mansfield MJ, Miyashita SI, Zhang J, Schwartzman JA, Tao L, Masuyer G, Martínez-Carranza M, Stenmark P, Gilmore MS, Doxey AC, Dong M. Identification of a Botulinum Neurotoxin-like Toxin in a Commensal Strain of Enterococcus faecium. Cell Host Microbe. 2018 Feb 14; 23(2):169-176.e6. PMID: 29396040.
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  2. Zhang S, Berntsson RP, Tepp WH, Tao L, Johnson EA, Stenmark P, Dong M. Structural basis for the unique ganglioside and cell membrane recognition mechanism of botulinum neurotoxin DC. Nat Commun. 2017 Nov 21; 8(1):1637. PMID: 29158482.
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  3. Tao L, Peng L, Berntsson RP, Liu SM, Park S, Yu F, Boone C, Palan S, Beard M, Chabrier PE, Stenmark P, Krupp J, Dong M. Engineered botulinum neurotoxin B with improved efficacy for targeting human receptors. Nat Commun. 2017 07 03; 8(1):53. PMID: 28674381.
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  4. Tao L, Zhang J, Meraner P, Tovaglieri A, Wu X, Gerhard R, Zhang X, Stallcup WB, Miao J, He X, Hurdle JG, Breault DT, Brass AL, Dong M. Frizzled proteins are colonic epithelial receptors for C. difficile toxin B. Nature. 2016 Oct 20; 538(7625):350-355. PMID: 27680706.
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  5. Tao L, Biswas I. Degradation of SsrA-tagged proteins in streptococci. Microbiology. 2015 Apr; 161(Pt 4):884-94. PMID: 25645948; PMCID: PMC4857447.
  6. Peng L, Adler M, Demogines A, Borrell A, Liu H, Tao L, Tepp WH, Zhang SC, Johnson EA, Sawyer SL, Dong M. Widespread sequence variations in VAMP1 across vertebrates suggest a potential selective pressure from botulinum neurotoxins. PLoS Pathog. 2014 Jul; 10(7):e1004177. PMID: 25010769; PMCID: PMC4092145.
  7. Tao L, Biswas I. ClpL is required for folding of CtsR in Streptococcus mutans. J Bacteriol. 2013 Feb; 195(3):576-84. PMID: 23204456; PMCID: PMC3554016.
  8. Tao L, Chattoraj P, Biswas I. CtsR regulation in mcsAB-deficient Gram-positive bacteria. J Bacteriol. 2012 Mar; 194(6):1361-8. PMID: 22247503; PMCID: PMC3294867.
  9. Wu Q, He XD, Yu L, Liu W, Tao LY. The metabolic syndrome and risk factors for biliary tract cancer: a case-control study in China. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2012; 13(5):1963-9. PMID: 22901155.
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  10. Wu Q, Liu CZ, Tao LY, Yu L, Liu W, Chen SS, He XD. The clinicopathological and prognostic impact of 14-3-3 protein isoforms expression in human cholangiocarcinoma by immunohistochemistry. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2012; 13(4):1253-9. PMID: 22799314.
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  11. Wu X, Wang Y, Tao L. Sulfhydryl compounds reduce Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation by inhibiting PIA biosynthesis. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2011 Mar; 316(1):44-50. PMID: 21204926.
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  12. Tao L, Wu X, Sun B. Alternative sigma factor sigmaH modulates prophage integration and excision in Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS Pathog. 2010 May 13; 6(5):e1000888. PMID: 20485515; PMCID: PMC2869324.
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