Boles Lab
Publications

Vornhagen J, Stevens M, McCormick D.W., Dowd S.E., Eisenberg J.N., Boles B.R., Rickard A.H.. (2013). Coaggregation occurs amongst bacteria within and between biofilms in domestic showerheads. Biofouling. 29(1):53-68. PubMed

Payne D.E., Martin N.R., Parzych K.R., Rickard A.H., Underwood A., Boles B.R.. (2013). Tannic acid inhibits Staphylococcus aureus surface colonization in an IsaA dependent manner. Infection and Immunity. 81(2):496-504. PMID:23208606. PubMed

Schwartz K, Boles B.R.. (2013). Microbial amyloids - functions and interactions within the host. Curr Opin Microbiol. S1369-5274(12)00176-2. PMID:23313395 . PubMed

Holmes C., Wrobel J.S., Maceachern M.P., Boles B.R.. (2013). Collagen-based wound dressings for the treatment of diabetes-related foot ulcers: a systematic review. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 6:17-29. PMID:23357897. PubMed

Boles B.R. and Horswill A.R.. (2012). Swimming cells promote a dynamic environment within biofilms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. PMID:22847434. PubMed

Schwartz K., Syed A.K., Stephenson R.E.,Rickard A.H., Boles B.R.. (2012). Functional Amyloids Composed of Phenol Soluble Modulins Stabilize Staphylococcus aureus Biofilms. PLoS Pathogens. 8(6):e1002744. . PubMed

McCormick D.W., Stevens R.E., Boles B.R., Rickard A.H.. (2011). The importance of coaggregation in multispecies biofilms. Culture. 32(2). PubMed

Pynnonen M., Stephenson R.E., Schwartz K., Hernandez M., Boles B.R.. (2011). Hemoglobin Promotes Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Colonization. PLoS Pathogens. 7(7): e1002104. PubMed

Boles B.R. and Horswill A.H. (2011). Staphylococcal Biofilm Disassembly. Trends in Microbiology. 19(9):449-55. PubMed

Schwartz K, Stephenson R, Hernandez M, Jambang N, Boles B.R.. (2010). The use of drip flow and rotating disk reactors for Staphylococcus aureus biofilm analysis. J Vis Exp. (46). pii: 2470. doi: 10.3791/2470. PMID:21206478. PubMed

Lauderdale K.J., Boles B.R., Cheung A.L., A.R. Horswill. (2010). Interconnections between Sigma B, agr, and proteolytic activity in Staphylococcus aureus biofilm maturation. Infection & Immunity. 77(4):1623-35. PubMed

Boles B.R., Thoendel M, Roth AJ, Horswill AR.. (2010). Identification of genes involved in polysaccharide-independent Staphylococcus aureus biofilm formation. PLoS One. 14;5(4):e10146. PubMed

Mann E.E., Rice K.C., Boles B.R., Endres J.L., Ranjit D., Chandramohan L., Tsang L.H., Smeltzer M.S., Horswill A.R., K.W. Bayles . (2009). Modulation of eDNA release and degradation affects Staphylococcus aureus biofilm maturation. PLoS One. PMID: 19513119. PubMed

Malone C.L., Boles B.R., Lauderdale K.J., Thoendel M., Kavanaugh J.S., Horswill A.R.. (2009). Fluorescent reporters for Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 77(3):251-60. PubMed

Lauderdale K.J., Malone C.L., Boles B.R., Morcuende J., Horswill A.R.. (2009). Biofilm dispersal of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on orthopedic implant material. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. PMID:19610092 . PubMed

Boles, B.R. and P.K. Singh. (2008). Endogenous oxidative stress produces diversity and adaptability in biofilm communities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. 105:12503-12508. PubMed

Boles, B.R. and A.R. Horswill. (2008). The cyclization of peptides and proteins with inteins. S. Lutz and U. Bornscheuer (eds) Protein Engineering Handbook, Wiley.

Boles, B.R. and A.R. Horswill.. (2008). agr-mediated dispersal of Staphylococcus aureus biofilms. PLoS Pathogens. 4(4): e1000052. PubMed

Malone C, Boles B.R., A.R. Horswill . (2007). Biosynthesis of Staphylococcus aureus autoinducing peptides by using the synechocystis DnaB mini-intein. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73:6036-44. PubMed

Boles, B.R., Thoendel M., and P.K. Singh. (2005). Genetic variation in biofilms and the insurance effects of diversity. Microbiology. 151:2816-8. PubMed

Boles, B.R., Thoendel M., and P.K. Singh. (2005). Rhamnolipids mediate detachment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from biofilms. Molecular Microbiology. 57:1210-23. (Cover). PubMed

Boles, B.R., Thoendel M., and P.K. Singh. (2004). Self-generated diversity produces "insurance effects" in biofilm communities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA. 101:16630-5. (Cover). PubMed

Boles, B.R. and L.L. McCarter. (2002). Vibrio parahaemolyticus scrABC, a novel operon affecting swarming and capsular polysaccharide regulation. Journal of Bacteriology. 184:5946-54. PubMed

Boles, B.R. and L.L. McCarter . (2000). Insertional inactivation of genes encoding  components of the sodium-type flagellar motor and switch of Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Journal of Bacteriology. 182:1035-45. PubMed