Snyder, L. A. S., Cole, J. A. and Pallen, M. J. (2009) Comparative analysis of two Neisseria gonorrhoeae genome sequences reveals evidence of mobilization of Correia Repeat Enclosed Elements and their role in regulation. BMC Genomics 2009, 10:70.
Squire, D. J. P., Xu, M., Cole, J. A., Busby, S. J. W. and Browning, D. F. (2009) Competition between NarL-dependent activation and Fis-dependent repression controls expression from the Escherichia coli yeaR and ogt promoters. Biochemical Journal 420: 249-257. and promoters. Biochemical Journal : 249-257.
Sevastsyanovich, Y., Alfasi, S., Overton, T., Hall, R., Jones, J., Hewitt, C. and Cole, J. (2009) Exploitation of GFP fusion proteins and stress avoidance as a generic strategy for the production of high quality recombinant proteins. FEMS Microbiology Letters 299: 86-94.
Sevastsyanovich, Y., Alfasi, S. and Cole, J. (2010) Sense and nonsense from a systems biology approach to microbial recombinant protein production. Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry 55: 9-28.
Li, Y., Hopper, A., Overton, T. W., Squire, D. J. P., Cole, J. and Tovell, N. (2010). Organisation of the electron transfer chain to oxygen in the obligate human pathogen, Neisseria gonorrhoeae: roles for cytochromes c4 and c5, but not cytochrome c2, in oxygen reduction. Journal of Bacteriology 192: 2395-2406.
Marteyn, B., West, N., Browning, D., Cole, J., Shaw, J., Palm, F., Mourniers, J., Prévost, M.-C., Sansonetti, P. & Tang, C. (2010) Modulation of Shigella virulence in response to available oxygen in vivo. Nature. 465: 355-358.
Alfasi, S., Sevastsyanovich, Y. R., Griffiths, L., Hall,R. and Cole, J. (2011) Use of GFP Fusions for the isolation of Escherichia coli strains for improved recombinant protein production. Journal of Biotechnology 156: 11-21.
Marietou, A., Griffiths, L. and Cole, J. (2009) Preferential Reduction of the Thermodynamically Less Favorable Electron Acceptor, Sulfate, by a Nitrate Reducing Strain of the Sulfate Reducing Bacterium, Desulfovibrio desulfuricans 27774. J. Bacteriol. In press.
Jia, W., Tovell, N., Clegg, S., Trimmer, M. and Cole, J. (2008) Site-directed mutagenesis and physiological experiments reveal a single channel for nitrate uptake and nitrite transport by Escherichia coli NarU and a role for NirC in nitrite uptake. Biochemical Journal. In press.
Browning, D. F., Cole, J. A. and Busby, S. J. W. (2008) Regulation by nucleoid-associated proteins at the Escherichia coli nir operon promoter. J. Bacteriol. In press.
Clarke, T. A., Kemp, G. M., Wonderen, J. V., Cole, J, A., Cheeseman, M., Butt, J., Richardson, D. J. and Hemmings, A. M. (2008) Role of a conserved glutamine residue in tuning the catalytic activity of Escherichia coli cytochrome c nitrite reductase. Biochemistry 47: 3789-3799.
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Overton, T. W., Whitehead, R., Li, Y., Griffiths, L. and Cole, J. (2008) Sense and nonsense from whole genome microarray data in the analysis of microbial physiology. Biotechnologia 80: 15-30.
Hunt, D. M., Saldanha, J. W., Brennan, J. F., Benjamin, P., Strom, M., Cole, J. A., Spreadbury, C. L. and Buxton, R. S. (2008). Single nucleotide polymorphisms causing structural changes in the CRP transcriptional regulator of the TB vaccine strain Mycobacterium bovis BCG alter global gene expression without attenuating growth. Infection and Immunity 76: 2227-2234.
Hemmings, A., Richardson, D., Clarke, T., Butt, J., Cheesman, M., Cole, J., van Wonderen, J., Kemp, G., Doyle, R.-Marie., and Tovell, N. (2008) Role of a conserved glutamine residue in tuning the catalytic activity of Escherichia coli cytochrome c nitrite reductase. Biochemistry 47: 3789-3799.
Overton, T. A., Justino, M. C., Li, Y., Baptista, J. M., Ana Melo, M. P., Cole, J. A. and Saraiva, L. M. (2008) Widespread distribution in pathogenic bacteria of di-iron proteins that repair oxidative and nitrosative damage to iron-sulfur centers. Journal of Bacteriology 190: 2004-2013.
Clarke, T. A., Mills, P. C., Poock, S. R., Butt, J. N., Cheeseman, M. R., Cole, J. A., Hinton, J. C., Hemmings, A. M., Kemp, G., Soderberg, C., Spiro, S., Van Wonderen, J. and Richardson, D. J. (2008) Escherichia coli cytochrome c-nitrite reductase NrfA. Methods in Enzymology. 437: 63-77.
Clarke, T. A., Cole, J. A., Richardson, D. J. and Hemmings, A. M. (2007) The structure of the pentaheme c-type cytochrome NrfB and characterisation of its solution-state interaction with the pentaheme nitrite reductase, NrfA. Biochemical Journal 406: 19-30.
Filenko, N., Spiro, S., Browning, D., Squire, D., Overton, T., Cole, J. and Constantinidou, C. (2007) The NsrR regulon of Escherichia coli K-12 includes genes encoding the hybrid cluster protein and the periplasmic, respiratory nitrite reductase. Journal of Bacteriology 189: 4410-4417.
Whitehead, R. N. and Cole, J. A. (2006) Different responses to nitrate and nitrite by the model organism Escherichia coli and the human pathogen Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Biochemical Society Transactions 34: 111-114.
Jepson, B. J. N., Mohan, S., Clarke, T. A., Gates, A. J., Cole, J. A., Butler, C. S., Butt, J. N., Hemmings, A. M. and Richardson, D. J. (2007) Spectrophotometric and structural analysis of the periplasmic nitrate reductase from Escherichia coli. Journal of Biological Chemistry 282: 6425-6437.
Whitehead, R. N., Overton, T. W., Snyder, L. A. S., McGowan, S. J., Smith, H., Cole, J. A. and Saunders, N. J. (2007) The small FNR regulon of Neisseria gonorrhoeae: comparison with the larger E. coli FNR regulon and interaction with the NarQ-NarP regulon. BMC Genomics 8: 35.
Desvaux, M., Cooper, L. M., Filenko, N. A., Scott-Tucker, A., Turner, S. M., Cole, J. A. and Henderson, I. R. (2006). The unusual extended signal peptide region of the type V secretion system is phylogenetically restricted. FEMS Microbiology Letters 264: 22-30.
Overton, T., Whitehead, R., Li, Y., Snyder, L. A. S., Saunders, N. J., Smith, H. and Cole, J. A. (2006). Coordinated regulation of the Neisseria gonorrhoeae truncated denitrification pathway by the oxygen-sensitive repressor, NsrR, and nitrite-insensitive NarQ-NarP. Journal of Biological Chemistry 281: 33115-33126.
Browning, D. F., Grainger, D. C., Beatty, C. M., Wolfe, A. J., Cole, J. A. and Busby, S. J. W. (2006) The Escherichia coli K-12 NarL and NarP proteins insulate the nrf promoter from the effects of IHF. Journal of Bacteriology 188: 7449-7456.
Nilavongse, A., Brondijk, T. H. C., Overton, T. W., Richardson, D. J., Leach, E. and Cole, J. A. (2006) The NapF protein of the Escherichia coli periplasmic nitrate reductase system: demonstration of a cytoplasmic location and interaction with the catalytic subunit, NapA. Microbiology 152: 3227-3237.
Cole, J. A. (2006) Periplasmic nitrate reduction. In The Periplasm. M. Ehrmann, Ed. American Society for Microbiology. Chapter 14, pp 247-259. Washington DC. USA.
Mohan, S. B. and Cole, J. A. (2006) The dissimilatory reduction of nitrate to ammonia by anaerobic bacteria. In Biology of the Nitrogen Cycle. H. Boethe, S. Ferguson and W. Newton, Editors. Elsevier. Amsterdam. Pp 93-106.
Constantinidou, C. C., Hobman, J. L., Patel, M. D., Penn, C. W., Cole, J. A. and Overton, T. W. (2006) A reassessment of the fumarate and nitrate reduction regulon and transcriptomic analysis of the effects of nitrate, nitrite, NarXL and NarQP as Escherichia coli adapts from aerobic to anaerobic growth. Journal of Biological Chemistry 281: 4802-4808.
Overton, T. W., Griffiths, L., Patel, M. D., Hobman, J. L., Penn, C. W., Cole, J. A. and Constantinidou, C. (2006) Micro-array analysis of gene regulation by oxygen, nitrate, nitrite, FNR, NarL and NarP during anaerobic growth of E. coli: new insights into microbial physiology. Biochemical Society Transactions 34: 104-107.
Filenko, N.A., Browning, D. A. and Cole, J. A. (2005) Transcriptional regulation of a hybrid cluster (prismane) protein. Biochemical Society Transactions 33: 195-197.
Burlat, B., Gwyer, J. D., Poock, S., Cole, J. A., Hemmings, A. M., Cheeseman, M. R., Butt, J. N. and Richardson, D. J. (2005) Cytochrome c nitrite reductase: from structural to physico-chemical knowledge. Biochemical Society Transactions. 33: 137-140.
Jepson, B. J. N., Marietou, A., Mohan, S., Cole, J. A., Butler, C. S. and Richardson, D. J. (2006) Evolution of the soluble nitrate reductase: defining the monomeric periplasmic nitrate reductase subgroup. Biochemical Society Transactions 34: 122-126.
Jia, W. and Cole, J. A. (2005) Nitrate and nitrite transport in Escherichia coli. Biochemical Society Transactions 33: 159-161.
Marietou, A., Richardson, D., Cole, J. and Mohan, S. (2005) Nitrate reduction by Desulfovibrio desulfuricans: a periplasmic nitrate reductase that lacks NapB, but includes a unique tetraheme c-type cytochrome, NapM. FEMS Microbiology Letters 248: 217-225.
Elvers, K. T., Turner, S. M., Wainwright L. M., Marsden, G., Hinds, J., Cole, J. A., Poole, R. K., Penn, C. W. and Park, S. F. (2005) NssR, a member of the Crp-Fnr superfamily from Campylobacter jejuni, regulates a nitrosative stress-responsive regulon that includes both a single-domain and a truncated haemoglobin. Molecular Microbiology 57: 735-750.
Browning, D. F., Grainger, D. C., Beatty, C. M., Wolfe, A. J., Cole, J. A. and Busby, S. J. W. (2005) Integration of three signals at the Escherichia coli nrf promoter: a role for Fis protein in catabolite repression. Molecular Microbiology 57: 496-510.
Clegg, S., Jia, W. and Cole, J. A. (2006) Role of the Escherichia coli nitrate transport protein, NarU, in survival during severe nutrient starvation and slow growth. Microbiology 152: 2091-2100.
Turner, S.M., Moir, J.W.B., Griffiths, L., Overton, T.W., Smith, H. and Cole, J.A. (2005) Mutational and biochemical analysis of cytochrome c2, a nitric oxide-binding lipoprotein important for adaptation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae to oxygen-limited growth. Biochemical Journal 388: 545-553.
Clarke, T., Dennison, V., Seward, H., Burlat, B., Cole, J. A., Hemmings, A. and Richardson, D. J. (2004) Purification and spectropotentiometric characterisation of Escherichia coli NrfB: a deca-heme homo-dimer that transfers electrons to a deca-heme periplasmic nitrite reductase complex. Journal of Biological Chemistry 279: 41333-41339.
Spreadbury, C. L., Pallen, M. J., Overton, T., Behr, M. A., Mostowy, S., Spiro, S., Busby, S. J. W. and Cole, J. A. (2005). Point mutations in the DNA- and cNMP-binding domains of the homologue of the cAMP receptor protein (CRP) in Mycobacterium bovis BCG: implications for the inactivation of a global regulator and strain attenuation. Microbiology 151: 547-556.
Mohan, S. B., Schmid, M., Jetten, M. and Cole, J. (2004). Detection and widespread distribution of the nrfA gene encoding nitrite reduction to ammonia, a short circuit in the Biological Nitrogen Cycle that competes with denitrification. FEMS Microbial Ecology 49: 433-443.
Lundberg, J. O., Weitzberg, E., Cole, J. A. and Benjamin, N. (2004) Nitrate, bacteria and human health. Nature Reviews Microbiology 2: 593-602.
Browning, D. F., Cole, J. A. and Busby, S. J. W. (2004) Transcription activation by remodelling of a nucleoprotein assembly: the role of NarL at the FNR-dependent Escherichia coli nir promoter. Molecular Microbiology 53: 203-215.
Brondijk, T. H. C., Nilavongse, A., Filenko, N., Richardson, D J., and Cole, J. A (2004) The NapGH components of the periplasmic nitrate reductase of Escherichia coli K-12: location, topology, and physiological roles in quinol oxidation and redox balancing. Biochemical Journal 379: 47-55.