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profileMichael S. Gilmore, Ph.D.

TitleSir William Osler Professor of Ophthalmology
InstitutionMassachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
AddressMassachusetts Eye & Ear Infrm
Howe Lab
243 Charles St
Boston MA 02114
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R01EY024285     (GILMORE, MICHAEL S)May 1, 2014 - Apr 30, 2018
Molecular Basis for Ocular Surface Tropism in Conjunctivitis
Role: Principal Investigator

R01AI108710     (GILMORE, MICHAEL S)Sep 23, 2013 - Aug 31, 2018
Enterococcal Pathogenesis:Role of Cytolysin
Role: Principal Investigator

R21AI107248     (GILMORE, MICHAEL S)May 15, 2013 - Apr 30, 2015
Identification of infection-critical S. aureus traits by TnSeq
Role: Principal Investigator

R21GM106337     (GILMORE, MICHAEL S)Apr 1, 2013 - Mar 31, 2015
Modeling CRISPR to Preserve Antibiotics
Role: Principal Investigator

R13AI094878     (GILMORE, MICHAEL S)Jul 1, 2011 - Nov 30, 2011
2011 Microbial Adhesion &Signal Transduction Gordon Research Conference
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Keohane CE, Steele AD, Fetzer C, Khowsathit J, Van Tyne D, Moynié L, Gilmore MS, Karanicolas J, Sieber SA, Wuest WM. Promysalin Elicits Species-Selective Inhibition of Pseudomonas aeruginosa by Targeting Succinate Dehydrogenase. J Am Chem Soc. 2018 Feb 07; 140(5):1774-1782. PMID: 29300464.
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  2. Bispo PJM, Davoudi S, Sahm ML, Ren A, Miller J, Romano J, Sobrin L, Gilmore MS. Rapid Detection and Identification of Uveitis Pathogens by Qualitative Multiplex Real-Time PCR. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2018 Jan 01; 59(1):582-589. PMID: 29372257.
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  3. Welsh MA, Taguchi A, Schaefer K, Van Tyne D, Lebreton F, Gilmore MS, Kahne D, Walker S. Identification of a Functionally Unique Family of Penicillin-Binding Proteins. J Am Chem Soc. 2017 Dec 13; 139(49):17727-17730. PMID: 29182854.
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  4. Dabul ANG, Avaca-Crusca JS, Van Tyne D, Gilmore MS, Camargo ILBC. Resistance in In Vitro Selected Tigecycline-Resistant Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Sequence Type 5 Is Driven by Mutations in mepR and mepA Genes. Microb Drug Resist. 2017 Oct 17. PMID: 29039719.
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  5. DeFrancesco AS, Masloboeva N, Syed AK, DeLoughery A, Bradshaw N, Li GW, Gilmore MS, Walker S, Losick R. Genome-wide screen for genes involved in eDNA release during biofilm formation by Staphylococcus aureus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jul 18; 114(29):E5969-E5978. PMID: 28674000.
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  6. Ibberson CB, Stacy A, Fleming D, Dees JL, Rumbaugh K, Gilmore MS, Whiteley M. Co-infecting microorganisms dramatically alter pathogen gene essentiality during polymicrobial infection. Nat Microbiol. 2017 May 30; 2:17079. PMID: 28555625.
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  7. Lebreton F, Manson AL, Saavedra JT, Straub TJ, Earl AM, Gilmore MS. Tracing the Enterococci from Paleozoic Origins to the Hospital. Cell. 2017 May 18; 169(5):849-861.e13. PMID: 28502769.
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  8. Saavedra JT, Schwartzman JA, Gilmore MS. Mapping Transposon Insertions in Bacterial Genomes by Arbitrarily Primed PCR. Curr Protoc Mol Biol. 2017 Apr 03; 118:15.15.1-15.15.15. PMID: 28369678.
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  9. Van Tyne D, Gilmore MS. Raising the Alarmone: Within-Host Evolution of Antibiotic-Tolerant Enterococcus faecium. MBio. 2017 02 21; 8(1). PMID: 28223450.
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  10. Woods SE, Lieberman MT, Lebreton F, Trowel E, de la Fuente-Núñez C, Dzink-Fox J, Gilmore MS, Fox JG. Characterization of Multi-Drug Resistant Enterococcus faecalis Isolated from Cephalic Recording Chambers in Research Macaques (Macaca spp.). PLoS One. 2017; 12(1):e0169293. PMID: 28081148.
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  11. Kelly RF, Meaney KD, Gilmore M, Desjardins TR, Zhang Y. ArI/ArII laser induced fluorescence system for measurement of neutral and ion dynamics in a large scale helicon plasma. Rev Sci Instrum. 2016 Nov; 87(11):11E560. PMID: 27910400.
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  12. Van Tyne D, Ciolino JB, Wang J, Durand ML, Gilmore MS. Novel Phagocytosis-Resistant Extended-Spectrum ß-Lactamase-Producing Escherichia coli From Keratitis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Nov 01; 134(11):1306-1309. PMID: 27631542.
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  13. García-Solache M, Lebreton F, McLaughlin RE, Whiteaker JD, Gilmore MS, Rice LB. Homologous Recombination within Large Chromosomal Regions Facilitates Acquisition of ß-Lactam and Vancomycin Resistance in Enterococcus faecium. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 10; 60(10):5777-86. PMID: 27431230.
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  14. de Mello SS, Van Tyne D, Dabul AN, Gilmore MS, Camargo IL. High-Quality Draft Genome Sequence of the Multidrug-Resistant Clinical Isolate Enterococcus faecium VRE16. Genome Announc. 2016 Sep 22; 4(5). PMID: 27660781; PMCID: PMC5034132.
  15. Rajagopal M, Martin MJ, Santiago M, Lee W, Kos VN, Meredith T, Gilmore MS, Walker S. Multidrug Intrinsic Resistance Factors in Staphylococcus aureus Identified by Profiling Fitness within High-Diversity Transposon Libraries. MBio. 2016 08 16; 7(4). PMID: 27531908; PMCID: PMC4992970.
  16. Selleck EM, Gilmore MS. Oxygen as a Virulence Determinant in Polymicrobial Infections. MBio. 2016 08 16; 7(4). PMID: 27531913; PMCID: PMC4992978.
  17. Gaca AO, Gilmore MS. A lysin to kill. Elife. 2016 04 27; 5. PMID: 27120707; PMCID: PMC4848086.
  18. Gaca AO, Gilmore MS. Killing of VRE Enterococcus faecalis by commensal strains: Evidence for evolution and accumulation of mobile elements in the absence of competition. Gut Microbes. 2016; 7(1):90-6. PMID: 26939857; PMCID: PMC4856443 [Available on 03/03/17].
  19. Wilde AD, Snyder DJ, Putnam NE, Valentino MD, Hammer ND, Lonergan ZR, Hinger SA, Aysanoa EE, Blanchard C, Dunman PM, Wasserman GA, Chen J, Shopsin B, Gilmore MS, Skaar EP, Cassat JE. Bacterial Hypoxic Responses Revealed as Critical Determinants of the Host-Pathogen Outcome by TnSeq Analysis of Staphylococcus aureus Invasive Infection. PLoS Pathog. 2015 Dec; 11(12):e1005341. PMID: 26684646; PMCID: PMC4684308.
  20. Sadaka A, Durand ML, Sisk R, Gilmore MS. Staphylococcus aureus and its Bearing on Ophthalmic Disease. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2017 Feb; 25(1):111-121. PMID: 26679534.
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  21. Wurster JI, Saavedra JT, Gilmore MS. Impact of Antibiotic Use on the Evolution of Enterococcus faecium. J Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 15; 213(12):1862-5. PMID: 26671888; PMCID: PMC4878719.
  22. Odorcic S, Haas W, Gilmore MS, Dohlman CH. Fungal Infections After Boston Type 1 Keratoprosthesis Implantation: Literature Review and In Vitro Antifungal Activity of Hypochlorous Acid. Cornea. 2015 Dec; 34(12):1599-605. PMID: 26488624; PMCID: PMC4636962 [Available on 12/01/16].
  23. Gilmore MS, Rauch M, Ramsey MM, Himes PR, Varahan S, Manson JM, Lebreton F, Hancock LE. Pheromone killing of multidrug-resistant Enterococcus faecalis V583 by native commensal strains. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jun 09; 112(23):7273-8. PMID: 26039987; PMCID: PMC4466700.
  24. de Almeida LM, Pires C, Cerdeira LT, de Oliveira TG, McCulloch JA, Perez-Chaparro PJ, Sacramento AG, Brito AC, da Silva JL, de Araújo MR, Lincopan N, Martin MJ, Gilmore MS, Mamizuka EM. Complete Genome Sequence of Linezolid-Susceptible Staphylococcus haemolyticus Sh29/312/L2, a Clonal Derivative of a Linezolid-Resistant Clinical Strain. Genome Announc. 2015 May 21; 3(3). PMID: 25999579; PMCID: PMC4440959.
  25. Weinberger AD, Gilmore MS. A CRISPR View of Cleavage. Cell. 2015 May 21; 161(5):964-966. PMID: 26000476.
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  26. Rajaiya J, Zhou X, Barequet I, Gilmore MS, Chodosh J. Novel model of innate immunity in corneal infection. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. 2015 Sep; 51(8):827-34. PMID: 25977076.
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  27. Santiago M, Matano LM, Moussa SH, Gilmore MS, Walker S, Meredith TC. A new platform for ultra-high density Staphylococcus aureus transposon libraries. BMC Genomics. 2015 Mar 29; 16:252. PMID: 25888466; PMCID: PMC4389836.
  28. Bispo PJ, Haas W, Gilmore MS. Biofilms in infections of the eye. Pathogens. 2015 Mar 23; 4(1):111-36. PMID: 25806622; PMCID: PMC4384075.
  29. La Rosa SL, Snipen LG, Murray BE, Willems RJ, Gilmore MS, Diep DB, Nes IF, Brede DA. A genomic virulence reference map of Enterococcus faecalis reveals an important contribution of phage03-like elements in nosocomial genetic lineages to pathogenicity in a Caenorhabditis elegans infection model. Infect Immun. 2015 May; 83(5):2156-67. PMID: 25776747; PMCID: PMC4399051.
  30. Shainheit MG, Valentino MD, Gilmore MS, Camilli A. Mutations in pneumococcal cpsE generated via in vitro serial passaging reveal a potential mechanism of reduced encapsulation utilized by a conjunctival isolate. J Bacteriol. 2015 May; 197(10):1781-91. PMID: 25777672; PMCID: PMC4402401.
  31. Valentino MD, McGuire AM, Rosch JW, Bispo PJ, Burnham C, Sanfilippo CM, Carter RA, Zegans ME, Beall B, Earl AM, Tuomanen EI, Morris TW, Haas W, Gilmore MS. Unencapsulated Streptococcus pneumoniae from conjunctivitis encode variant traits and belong to a distinct phylogenetic cluster. Nat Commun. 2014 Nov 12; 5:5411. PMID: 25388376; PMCID: PMC4231546.
  32. Sadaka A, Palmer K, Suzuki T, Gilmore MS. In vitro and in vivo models of Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis implicate specific nutrients in ocular infection. PLoS One. 2014; 9(10):e110872. PMID: 25340474; PMCID: PMC4207797.
  33. Van Tyne D, Gilmore MS. A delicate balance: maintaining mutualism to prevent disease. Cell Host Microbe. 2014 Oct 08; 16(4):425-7. PMID: 25299326; PMCID: PMC4489553.
  34. Van Tyne D, Gilmore MS. Virulence Plasmids of Nonsporulating Gram-Positive Pathogens. Microbiol Spectr. 2014 Oct; 2(5). PMID: 25544937; PMCID: PMC4275793.
  35. Yan X, Budin-Verneuil A, Verneuil N, Gilmore MS, Artigaud S, Auffray Y, Pichereau V. Transcriptomic response of Enterococcus faecalis V583 to low hydrogen peroxide levels. Curr Microbiol. 2015 Feb; 70(2):156-68. PMID: 25245959.
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  36. Varahan S, Harms N, Gilmore MS, Tomich JM, Hancock LE. An ABC transporter is required for secretion of peptide sex pheromones in Enterococcus faecalis. MBio. 2014 Sep 23; 5(5):e01726-14. PMID: 25249282; PMCID: PMC4173765.
  37. Valentino MD, Foulston L, Sadaka A, Kos VN, Villet RA, Santa Maria J, Lazinski DW, Camilli A, Walker S, Hooper DC, Gilmore MS. Genes contributing to Staphylococcus aureus fitness in abscess- and infection-related ecologies. MBio. 2014 Sep 02; 5(5):e01729-14. PMID: 25182329; PMCID: PMC4173792.
  38. Santa Maria JP, Sadaka A, Moussa SH, Brown S, Zhang YJ, Rubin EJ, Gilmore MS, Walker S. Compound-gene interaction mapping reveals distinct roles for Staphylococcus aureus teichoic acids. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Aug 26; 111(34):12510-5. PMID: 25104751; PMCID: PMC4151746.
  39. Goehler A, McMahon PM, Lumish HS, Wu CC, Munshi V, Gilmore M, Chung JH, Ghoshhajra BB, Mark D, Truong QA, Gazelle GS, Hoffmann U. Cost-effectiveness of follow-up of pulmonary nodules incidentally detected on cardiac computed tomographic angiography in patients with suspected coronary artery disease. Circulation. 2014 Aug 19; 130(8):668-75. PMID: 25015342; PMCID: PMC4139449.
  40. Van Tyne D, Gilmore MS. Friend turned foe: evolution of enterococcal virulence and antibiotic resistance. Annu Rev Microbiol. 2014; 68:337-56. PMID: 25002090; PMCID: PMC4384341.
  41. Sassoubre LM, Ramsey MM, Gilmore MS, Boehm AB. Transcriptional response of Enterococcus faecalis to sunlight. J Photochem Photobiol B. 2014 Jan 05; 130:349-56. PMID: 24434819.
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  42. Lebreton F, Valentino MD, Duncan LB, Zeng Q, Manson McGuire A, Earl AM, Gilmore MS. High-Quality Draft Genome Sequence of Vagococcus lutrae Strain LBD1, Isolated from the Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides. Genome Announc. 2013 Dec 26; 1(6). PMID: 24371201; PMCID: PMC3873611.
  43. Gilmore MS, Lebreton F, Van Tyne D. Dual defensin strategy for targeting Enterococcus faecalis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Dec 10; 110(50):19980-1. PMID: 24284170; PMCID: PMC3864352.
  44. Dabul AN, Kos VN, Gilmore MS, Camargo IL. Draft Genome Sequence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strain SA16, Representative of an Endemic Clone from a Brazilian Hospital. Genome Announc. 2013 Sep 19; 1(5). PMID: 24051324; PMCID: PMC3778207.
  45. McGilligan VE, Gregory-Ksander MS, Li D, Moore JE, Hodges RR, Gilmore MS, Moore TC, Dartt DA. Staphylococcus aureus activates the NLRP3 inflammasome in human and rat conjunctival goblet cells. PLoS One. 2013; 8(9):e74010. PMID: 24040145; PMCID: PMC3769353.
  46. Lebreton F, van Schaik W, McGuire AM, Godfrey P, Griggs A, Mazumdar V, Corander J, Cheng L, Saif S, Young S, Zeng Q, Wortman J, Birren B, Willems RJ, Earl AM, Gilmore MS. Emergence of epidemic multidrug-resistant Enterococcus faecium from animal and commensal strains. MBio. 2013 Aug 20; 4(4). PMID: 23963180; PMCID: PMC3747589.
  47. Teixeira N, Varahan S, Gorman MJ, Palmer KL, Zaidman-Remy A, Yokohata R, Nakayama J, Hancock LE, Jacinto A, Gilmore MS, de Fátima Silva Lopes M. Drosophila host model reveals new enterococcus faecalis quorum-sensing associated virulence factors. PLoS One. 2013; 8(5):e64740. PMID: 23734216; PMCID: PMC3667150.
  48. Van Tyne D, Martin MJ, Gilmore MS. Structure, function, and biology of the Enterococcus faecalis cytolysin. Toxins (Basel). 2013 Apr 29; 5(5):895-911. PMID: 23628786; PMCID: PMC3709268.
  49. Chibebe Junior J, Fuchs BB, Sabino CP, Junqueira JC, Jorge AO, Ribeiro MS, Gilmore MS, Rice LB, Tegos GP, Hamblin MR, Mylonakis E. Photodynamic and antibiotic therapy impair the pathogenesis of Enterococcus faecium in a whole animal insect model. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e55926. PMID: 23457486; PMCID: PMC3573038.
  50. Gilmore MS, Lebreton F, van Schaik W. Genomic transition of enterococci from gut commensals to leading causes of multidrug-resistant hospital infection in the antibiotic era. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2013 Feb; 16(1):10-6. PMID: 23395351; PMCID: PMC3649759.
  51. Weinberger AD, Wolf YI, Lobkovsky AE, Gilmore MS, Koonin EV. Viral diversity threshold for adaptive immunity in prokaryotes. MBio. 2012 Dec 04; 3(6):e00456-12. PMID: 23221803; PMCID: PMC3517865.
  52. Weinberger AD, Gilmore MS. CRISPR-Cas: to take up DNA or not-that is the question. Cell Host Microbe. 2012 Aug 16; 12(2):125-6. PMID: 22901532; PMCID: PMC3427645.
  53. Kos VN, Desjardins CA, Griggs A, Cerqueira G, Van Tonder A, Holden MT, Godfrey P, Palmer KL, Bodi K, Mongodin EF, Wortman J, Feldgarden M, Lawley T, Gill SR, Haas BJ, Birren B, Gilmore MS. Comparative genomics of vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains and their positions within the clade most commonly associated with Methicillin-resistant S. aureus hospital-acquired infection in the United States. MBio. 2012; 3(3). PMID: 22617140; PMCID: PMC3372964.
  54. Suzuki T, Campbell J, Kim Y, Swoboda JG, Mylonakis E, Walker S, Gilmore MS. Wall teichoic acid protects Staphylococcus aureus from inhibition by Congo red and other dyes. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012 Sep; 67(9):2143-51. PMID: 22615298; PMCID: PMC3584970.
  55. Weinberger AD, Sun CL, Plucinski MM, Denef VJ, Thomas BC, Horvath P, Barrangou R, Gilmore MS, Getz WM, Banfield JF. Persisting viral sequences shape microbial CRISPR-based immunity. PLoS Comput Biol. 2012; 8(4):e1002475. PMID: 22532794; PMCID: PMC3330103.
  56. Sadaka A, Durand ML, Gilmore MS. Bacterial endophthalmitis in the age of outpatient intravitreal therapies and cataract surgeries: host-microbe interactions in intraocular infection. Prog Retin Eye Res. 2012 Jul; 31(4):316-31. PMID: 22521570; PMCID: PMC3361607.
  57. Govindarajan B, Menon BB, Spurr-Michaud S, Rastogi K, Gilmore MS, Argüeso P, Gipson IK. A metalloproteinase secreted by Streptococcus pneumoniae removes membrane mucin MUC16 from the epithelial glycocalyx barrier. PLoS One. 2012; 7(3):e32418. PMID: 22412870; PMCID: PMC3296694.
  58. Palmer KL, Godfrey P, Griggs A, Kos VN, Zucker J, Desjardins C, Cerqueira G, Gevers D, Walker S, Wortman J, Feldgarden M, Haas B, Birren B, Gilmore MS. Comparative genomics of enterococci: variation in Enterococcus faecalis, clade structure in E. faecium, and defining characteristics of E. gallinarum and E. casseliflavus. MBio. 2012; 3(1):e00318-11. PMID: 22354958; PMCID: PMC3374389.
  59. Campbell J, Singh AK, Swoboda JG, Gilmore MS, Wilkinson BJ, Walker S. An antibiotic that inhibits a late step in wall teichoic acid biosynthesis induces the cell wall stress stimulon in Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Apr; 56(4):1810-20. PMID: 22290958; PMCID: PMC3318382.
  60. Rigottier-Gois L, Alberti A, Houel A, Taly JF, Palcy P, Manson J, Pinto D, Matos RC, Carrilero L, Montero N, Tariq M, Karsens H, Repp C, Kropec A, Budin-Verneuil A, Benachour A, Sauvageot N, Bizzini A, Gilmore MS, Bessières P, Kok J, Huebner J, Lopes F, Gonzalez-Zorn B, Hartke A, Serror P. Large-scale screening of a targeted Enterococcus faecalis mutant library identifies envelope fitness factors. PLoS One. 2011; 6(12):e29023. PMID: 22194979; PMCID: PMC3240637.
  61. Behlau I, Mukherjee K, Todani A, Tisdale AS, Cade F, Wang L, Leonard EM, Zakka FR, Gilmore MS, Jakobiec FA, Dohlman CH, Klibanov AM. Biocompatibility and biofilm inhibition of N,N-hexyl,methyl-polyethylenimine bonded to Boston Keratoprosthesis materials. Biomaterials. 2011 Dec; 32(34):8783-96. PMID: 21903257; PMCID: PMC3410931.
  62. Suzuki T, Campbell J, Swoboda JG, Walker S, Gilmore MS. Role of wall teichoic acids in Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 May 16; 52(6):3187-92. PMID: 21345983; PMCID: PMC3109022.
  63. Michaux C, Sanguinetti M, Reffuveille F, Auffray Y, Posteraro B, Gilmore MS, Hartke A, Giard JC. SlyA is a transcriptional regulator involved in the virulence of Enterococcus faecalis. Infect Immun. 2011 Jul; 79(7):2638-45. PMID: 21536798; PMCID: PMC3191995.
  64. Palmer KL, Daniel A, Hardy C, Silverman J, Gilmore MS. Genetic basis for daptomycin resistance in enterococci. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Jul; 55(7):3345-56. PMID: 21502617; PMCID: PMC3122436.
  65. Ribeiro T, Santos S, Marques MI, Gilmore M, de Fátima Silva Lopes M. Identification of a new gene, vanV, in vanB operons of Enterococcus faecalis. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2011 Jun; 37(6):554-7. PMID: 21482081.
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  66. Klocke J, Barcia RN, Heimer S, Cario E, Zieske J, Gilmore MS, Ksander BR, Gregory MS. Spontaneous bacterial keratitis in CD36 knockout mice. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Jan; 52(1):256-63. PMID: 20847111; PMCID: PMC3053277.
  67. Yiu G, Young L, Gilmore M, Chodosh J. Prophylaxis against postoperative endophthalmitis in cataract surgery. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011; 51(4):67-83. PMID: 21897141.
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  68. Suzuki T, Swoboda JG, Campbell J, Walker S, Gilmore MS. In vitro antimicrobial activity of wall teichoic acid biosynthesis inhibitors against Staphylococcus aureus isolates. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Feb; 55(2):767-74. PMID: 21098254; PMCID: PMC3028815.
  69. Palmer KL, Gilmore MS. Multidrug-resistant enterococci lack CRISPR-cas. MBio. 2010 Oct 12; 1(4). PMID: 21060735; PMCID: PMC2975353.
  70. Palmer KL, Kos VN, Gilmore MS. Horizontal gene transfer and the genomics of enterococcal antibiotic resistance. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2010 Oct; 13(5):632-9. PMID: 20837397; PMCID: PMC2955785.
  71. Heimer SR, Yamada A, Russell H, Gilmore M. Response of corneal epithelial cells to Staphylococcus aureus. Virulence. 2010 Jul-Aug; 1(4):223-35. PMID: 21178448; PMCID: PMC3073294.
  72. Suzuki T, Yamada A, Gilmore MS. Host-pathogen interactions in the cornea. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2010 May; 54(3):191-3. PMID: 20577850.
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  73. Manson JM, Hancock LE, Gilmore MS. Mechanism of chromosomal transfer of Enterococcus faecalis pathogenicity island, capsule, antimicrobial resistance, and other traits. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Jul 06; 107(27):12269-74. PMID: 20566881; PMCID: PMC2901427.
  74. Palmer KL, Carniol K, Manson JM, Heiman D, Shea T, Young S, Zeng Q, Gevers D, Feldgarden M, Birren B, Gilmore MS. High-quality draft genome sequences of 28 Enterococcus sp. isolates. J Bacteriol. 2010 May; 192(9):2469-70. PMID: 20207762; PMCID: PMC2863476.
  75. Swoboda JG, Meredith TC, Campbell J, Brown S, Suzuki T, Bollenbach T, Malhowski AJ, Kishony R, Gilmore MS, Walker S. Discovery of a small molecule that blocks wall teichoic acid biosynthesis in Staphylococcus aureus. ACS Chem Biol. 2009 Oct 16; 4(10):875-83. PMID: 19689117; PMCID: PMC2787957.
  76. Roux A, Payne SM, Gilmore MS. Microbial telesensing: probing the environment for friends, foes, and food. Cell Host Microbe. 2009 Aug 20; 6(2):115-24. PMID: 19683678; PMCID: PMC2766869.
  77. Yan X, Zhao C, Budin-Verneuil A, Hartke A, Rincé A, Gilmore MS, Auffray Y, Pichereau V. The (p)ppGpp synthetase RelA contributes to stress adaptation and virulence in Enterococcus faecalis V583. Microbiology. 2009 Oct; 155(Pt 10):3226-37. PMID: 19608607.
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  78. McBride SM, Coburn PS, Baghdayan AS, Willems RJ, Grande MJ, Shankar N, Gilmore MS. Genetic variation and evolution of the pathogenicity island of Enterococcus faecalis. J Bacteriol. 2009 May; 191(10):3392-402. PMID: 19270086; PMCID: PMC2687173.
  79. Behlau I, Gilmore MS. Microbial biofilms in ophthalmology and infectious disease. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008 Nov; 126(11):1572-81. PMID: 19001227.
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  80. Suzuki T, Wada T, Kozai S, Ike Y, Gilmore MS, Ohashi Y. Contribution of secreted proteases to the pathogenesis of postoperative Enterococcus faecalis endophthalmitis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Oct; 34(10):1776-84. PMID: 18812133.
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  81. Ricciuto J, Heimer SR, Gilmore MS, Argüeso P. Cell surface O-glycans limit Staphylococcus aureus adherence to corneal epithelial cells. Infect Immun. 2008 Nov; 76(11):5215-20. PMID: 18794288; PMCID: PMC2573382.
  82. Camargo IL, Zanella RC, Gilmore MS, Darini AL. Virulence factors in vancomycin-resistant and vancomycin- susceptible Enterococcus faecalis from Brazil. Braz J Microbiol. 2008 Apr; 39(2):273-8. PMID: 24031215; PMCID: PMC3768389.
  83. Whiston EA, Sugi N, Kamradt MC, Sack C, Heimer SR, Engelbert M, Wawrousek EF, Gilmore MS, Ksander BR, Gregory MS. alphaB-crystallin protects retinal tissue during Staphylococcus aureus-induced endophthalmitis. Infect Immun. 2008 Apr; 76(4):1781-90. PMID: 18227158; PMCID: PMC2292870.
  84. Camargo IL, Gilmore MS. Staphylococcus aureus--probing for host weakness? J Bacteriol. 2008 Apr; 190(7):2253-6. PMID: 18223088; PMCID: PMC2293175.
  85. Demuth A, Aharonowitz Y, Bachmann TT, Blum-Oehler G, Buchrieser C, Covacci A, Dobrindt U, Emödy L, van der Ende A, Ewbank J, Fernández LA, Frosch M, García-Del Portillo F, Gilmore MS, Glaser P, Goebel W, Hasnain SE, Heesemann J, Islam K, Korhonen T, Maiden M, Meyer TF, Montecucco C, Oswald E, Parkhill J, Pucciarelli MG, Ron E, Svanborg C, Uhlin BE, Wai SN, Wehland J, Hacker J. Pathogenomics: an updated European Research Agenda. Infect Genet Evol. 2008 May; 8(3):386-93. PMID: 18321793.
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  86. Manson JM, Rauch M, Gilmore MS. The commensal microbiology of the gastrointestinal tract. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2008; 635:15-28. PMID: 18841700.
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  87. Gilmore MS. Microbiology Section Editor. Albert & Jakobiec's. Principles & Practice of Ophthalmology. 2008.
  88. Gilmore MS and J-Carlos Abad. Parasitic and Rickettsial Ocular Infections. In Albert & Jakobiec's Principles & Practice of Ophthalmology, . 2008.
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  113. Rumpel S, Razeto A, Pillar CM, Vijayan V, Taylor A, Giller K, Gilmore MS, Becker S, Zweckstetter M. Structure and DNA-binding properties of the cytolysin regulator CylR2 from Enterococcus faecalis. EMBO J. 2004 Sep 15; 23(18):3632-42. PMID: 15359276; PMCID: PMC517608.
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  147. Pillar, CM and MS Gilmore. Virulence plasmids of gram positive pathogens. The Biology of Plasmids, G. Phillips and B. Funnell, eds., ASM Press, Washington DC. In press. 2002.
  148. Gilmore MS, PS Coburn, SR Nallapareddy, and BE Murray. Enterococcal Virulence. The Enterococci: Pathogenesis, Molecular Biology and Antibiotic Resistance, Eds. MS Gilmore, D Clewell, P Courvalin, GM Dunny, BE Murray, and L Rice. ASM Press, Washington, DC. In Press. 2002.
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  156. Callegan MC, Booth MC, Gilmore MS. In vitro pharmacodynamics of ofloxacin and ciprofloxacin against common ocular pathogens. Cornea. 2000 Jul; 19(4):539-45. PMID: 10928774.
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  158. Callegan MC, Jett BD, Hancock LE, Gilmore MS. Role of hemolysin BL in the pathogenesis of extraintestinal Bacillus cereus infection assessed in an endophthalmitis model. Infect Immun. 1999 Jul; 67(7):3357-66. PMID: 10377113; PMCID: PMC116518.
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  164. Strausbaugh, LJ and MS Gilmore. Enterococcal infections. Streptococcal Infections: Clinical aspects, microbiology and molecular pathogenesis DL Stevens & EL Kaplan,eds.Oxford Univ.Press, NY. 1999; 280-301.
  165. Hancock. LE and MS Gilmore. Enterococcal Pathogenicity. In Gram Positive Pathogens, V. Fischetti, R. Novick, J. Ferretti, D. Portnoy and J. Rood, Eds. ASM Press. 1999; 251-258.
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  203. Zarlenga LJ, Gilmore MS, Sahm DF. Effects of amino acids on expression of enterococcal vancomycin resistance. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1992 Apr; 36(4):902-5. PMID: 1503457; PMCID: PMC189485.
  204. Stevens SX, Jensen HG, Jett BD, Gilmore MS. A hemolysin-encoding plasmid contributes to bacterial virulence in experimental Enterococcus faecalis endophthalmitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 1992 Apr; 33(5):1650-6. PMID: 1559764.
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  205. Gilmore, MS, Booth, MC, Huycke, MM, Jensen, HG, Jett, BD, Segarra, RA. The Enterococcus faecalis cytolysin determinant and its contribution to disease. New Perspectives on Streptococci and Streptococcal Infections. 1992; Supp 22:357-360.
  206. Huycke MM, Spiegel CA, Gilmore MS. Bacteremia caused by hemolytic, high-level gentamicin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1991 Aug; 35(8):1626-34. PMID: 1929336; PMCID: PMC245231.
  207. Virmani AK, Shankar V, Gilmore MS, Graves DC, Sachdev GP. Translation of messenger RNA from canine tracheal epithelial cells: identification of mucin core protein. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 1991 Aug; 5(2):149-54. PMID: 1892645.
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  208. Haglund LA, Flournoy DJ, Gilmore MS, Huycke MM. Enterococcus: an old pathogen with new tricks. J Okla State Med Assoc. 1991 Jul; 84(7):305-9. PMID: 1941300.
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  209. Segarra RA, Booth MC, Morales DA, Huycke MM, Gilmore MS. Molecular characterization of the Enterococcus faecalis cytolysin activator. Infect Immun. 1991 Apr; 59(4):1239-46. PMID: 1900808; PMCID: PMC257833.
  210. Cruz-Rodz, AL, Gilmore, MS. Electroporation of glycine-treated Enterococcus faecalis. Genetics and Molecular Biology of Streptococci, Lactococci and Enterococci. 1991.
  211. Gilmore, MS. Enterococcus faecalis hemolysin/bacteriocin. Genetics and Molecular Biology of Streptococci, Lactococci and Enterococci. 1991; 206-213.
  212. Gilmore MS, Segarra RA, Booth MC. An HlyB-type function is required for expression of the Enterococcus faecalis hemolysin/bacteriocin. Infect Immun. 1990 Dec; 58(12):3914-23. PMID: 2123826; PMCID: PMC313755.
  213. Jett BD, Gilmore MS. The growth-inhibitory effect of the Enterococcus faecalis bacteriocin encoded by pAD1 extends to the oral streptococci. J Dent Res. 1990 Oct; 69(10):1640-5. PMID: 2120304.
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  214. Cruz-Rodz AL, Gilmore MS. High efficiency introduction of plasmid DNA into glycine treated Enterococcus faecalis by electroporation. Mol Gen Genet. 1990 Oct; 224(1):152-4. PMID: 2126058.
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  215. Ike Y, Clewell DB, Segarra RA, Gilmore MS. Genetic analysis of the pAD1 hemolysin/bacteriocin determinant in Enterococcus faecalis: Tn917 insertional mutagenesis and cloning. J Bacteriol. 1990 Jan; 172(1):155-63. PMID: 2152897; PMCID: PMC208413.
  216. Sahm DF, Kissinger J, Gilmore MS, Murray PR, Mulder R, Solliday J, Clarke B. In vitro susceptibility studies of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1989 Sep; 33(9):1588-91. PMID: 2554802; PMCID: PMC172707.
  217. Benjamin D, Hartmann DP, Bazar LS, Jacobson RJ, Gilmore MS. Human B cell lines can be triggered to secrete an interleukin 2-like molecule. Cell Immunol. 1989 Jun; 121(1):30-48. PMID: 2785866.
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  218. Gilmore MS, Cruz-Rodz AL, Leimeister-Wächter M, Kreft J, Goebel W. A Bacillus cereus cytolytic determinant, cereolysin AB, which comprises the phospholipase C and sphingomyelinase genes: nucleotide sequence and genetic linkage. J Bacteriol. 1989 Feb; 171(2):744-53. PMID: 2536680; PMCID: PMC209660.
  219. Gradus MS, Gilmore M, Lerner M. An isolation method of DNA from Pneumocystis carinii: a quantitative comparison to known parasitic protozoan DNA. Comp Biochem Physiol B. 1988; 89(1):75-7. PMID: 3258559.
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  220. Gradus, MS, Lerner, M, Gilmore, MS. An isolation method of DNA from Pneumocystis carinii: A quantitative comparison to known parasitic protozoan DNA. Comp Biochem Physio. 1988; 89B:75-77.
  221. Gilmore, MS, Behnke, D, Roe, BA, Clewell, DB. Molecular level characterization of the Streptococcus faecalis plasmid pAD1 hemolysin/bacteriocin determinant. Streptococcal Genetics, JJ Ferretti and R Curtiss III, Eds. American Society for Microbiology, Washington, DC. 1987; 153-158.
  222. Rocourt, J, Gilmore, MS, Goebel, W, Seeliger, HPR. DNA relatedness among Listeria monocytogenes and Listeria innocua bacteriophages. Sys Appl Microbiol. 1986; 8:42-47.
  223. Chakraborty, T, Gilmore, M, Hacker, J, Hule, B, Kathariou, S, Knapp, S, Kreft, J, Muller, B, Leimeister, M, Parrisius, J, Wagner, W, Goebel, W. Genetic approaches to study haemolytic toxins in bacteria. Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg I Abt Supp. 1986; 15:241-252.
  224. Gilmore MS. Molecular cloning of genes encoding gram-positive virulence factors. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 1985; 118:219-234. PMID: 2414070.
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  225. Gilmore, MS, Gilmore, KS, Goebel, W. A new “ordered” DNA sequencing strategy based on a novel method for the rapid purification of near milligram quantities of a cloned restriction fragment. Gene Anal Techniques. 1985; 2:108-114.
  226. Kreft, J, Gilmore, MS, Muller, B, Weidinger, G, Goebel, W. Cloning and characterization of the gene for a cytolysin in Bacillus. Genetics and Biotechnology of the Bacilli Academic Press. 1984.
  227. Behnke, D, Gilmore, MS, Ferretti, JJ. Molecular cloning of plasmid and chromosomal DNA fragments into the double selective streptococcal plasmid vector pGB301. Basic Concepts of Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases, SE Holm and P Christensen, Eds. Reedbooks Ltd. 1982.
  228. Behnke, D, Gilmore, MS, Ferretti, JJ. Vector plasmid family and its use for molecular cloning in streptococci. Microbiology-1982. 1982.
  229. Gilmore, MS, Ferretti, JJ, Behnke, D, Malke, H. Conservation of MLS-resistance and putative replication function sequences on streptococcal antibiotic resistance plasmids. Basic Concepts of Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases SE Holm and P Christensen, Eds. Reedbooks Ltd. 1982.
  230. Gilmore, MS, Behnke, D, Ferretti, JJ. Evolutionary relatedness of MLS resistance and replication function sequences on streptococcal antibiotic resistance plasmids. Microbiology-1982. 1982.
  231. Behnke D, Gilmore MS, Ferretti JJ. Plasmid pGB301, a new multiple resistance streptococcal cloning vehicle and its use in cloning of a gentamicin/kanamycin resistance determinant. Mol Gen Genet. 1981; 182(3):414-21. PMID: 6272061.
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  232. Behnke D, Gilmore MS. Location of antibiotic resistance determinants, copy control, and replication functions on the double-selective streptococcal cloning vector pGB301. Mol Gen Genet. 1981; 184(1):115-20. PMID: 6278245.
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