Selected Journal Articles

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Sykes EME, Deo S and Kumar A. (2020). Recent advances in genetic tools for Acinetobacter baumannii. Frontiers in Genetics. 11:601380 . [Link]

Singh M, Sykes EME, Li Y, and Kumar A. (2020). MexXY RND pump of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PA7 effluxes bi-anionic β-lactams carbenicillin and sulbenicillin when it partners with the outer membrane factor OprA but not with OprM . Microbiology. 166:1095-1106 . [Link]

Singh M, De Silva PM, Al-Saadi Y, Switala J, Loewen PC, Hausner G, Wangxue C, Hernandez I, Castillo-Ramirez S and Kumar A. (2020). Characterization of extremely drug-resistant and hypervirulent Acinetobacter baumannii AB030. Antibiotics (Basel). 9:E328 . [Link]

De Silva PM, Patidar R, Graham CI, Brassinga AKC and Kumar A. (2020). A response regulator protein with Antar domain, AvnR, in Acinetobacter baumannii ATCC 17978 impacts its virulence and amino acid metabolism. Microbiology. 166:554-566 . [Link]

Flores-Orozco D, Patidar R, Levin DB, Sparling R, Kumar A, and Çiçek N. (2020). Effect of ceftiofur on mesophilic anaerobic digestion of dairy manure and the reduction of the cephalosporin-resistance gene cmy-2. Bioresource Technology. 301:122729. [Link]

Ducas-Mowchun K, De Silva PM, Crisostomo L, Fernando DM, Chao TC, Pelka P, Schweizer HP, and Kumar A. (2019). Next Generation of Tn7-based single copy insertion elements for use in multi- and pandrug resistant strains of Acinetobacter baumannii. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 85. pii: e00066-19 [Link]

Mi R, Patidar R, Farenhorst A, Cai Z, Sepehri S, Khafipour E, and Kumar A. (2019). Detection of fecal bacteria and antibiotic resistance genes in drinking water collected from three First Nations Communities in Manitoba. FEMS Microbiology Letters. 366:fnz067. [Link]

De Silva PM and Kumar A. (2019). Signal transduction proteins in Acinetobacter baumannii: Role in antibiotic resistance, virulence, and potential as drug targets. Frontiers in Microbiology. 10:49. [Link]

Yang X, Ammeter D, Idowu T, Domalaon R, Brizuela M, Okunnu O, Bi L, Guerrero YA, Zhanel GG, Kumar A, Schweizer F. (2019). Amphiphilic nebramine-based hybrids rescue legacy antibiotics from intrinsic resistance in multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 175:187-200. [Link]