Cumley NJ, Smith LM, Anthony M, May RC. The CovS/CovR Acid Response regulator is required for intracellular survival of Group B Streptococcus in macrophages. Infection and Immunity. 2012, 80(5):1650.
Smith LM, May RC. Mechanisms of microbial escape from phagocyte killing. Colworth Medal Lecture. Biochemical Society Transactions 2013. 41, 475-490
Voelz K, Johnston SA, Smith LM, Hall RA, Idnurm A, May RC. Pathogenic ‘Division of Labour’ in response to host oxidative burst drives a fatal fungal outbreak. Nature communications. 2014, 17;5:5194
Smith LM, Dixon E, May RC. The fatal fungal pathogen Cryptococcus neoformans manipulates macrophage phagosome maturation. Cellular Microbiology. 2015, 17(5): 702-13.
Taylor-Smith LM, May RC. New Weapons in the Cryptococcus infection toolkit. Current Opinion Microbiology. 2016. 34:67-74.
Perez-Soto N, Moule L, Crisan DN, Insua I, Taylor-Smith LM, Voelz K, Fernandez-Trillo F, Krachler AM. Capture of Vibrio cholerae by charged polymers inhibits pathogeniciy by inducing a sessile lifestyle. Chemical Science. 2017. 1;8(8):5291-5298.
Taylor-Smith LM. Cryptococcus-Epithelial cell interactions. Journal of Fungi. 2017. 3(4), 53
Garelnabi M, Taylor-Smith LM, Bielska E, Hall RA, Stones DH, and May RC. (2018) Host-Specific Variation in the Macrophage Response To Cryptococcal Infection In Healthy Individuals. PLoS One 13(3).
Dambuza IM, Drake T, Chapuis A, Taylor-Smith LM, LeGrave N, Rasmussen T, Fisher MC, et al. (2018) The Cryptococcus neoformans Titan cell is an inducible and regulated morphotype underlying pathogenesis. PloS Pathog 24(5)
Lim, J., Coates, C. J., Seoane, P. I., Garelnabi, M., Taylor-Smith, L. M., Monteith, P et al. (2018). Characterizing the Mechanisms of Nonopsonic Uptake of Cryptococci by Macrophages. The Journal of Immunology, 200(10), 3539–3546.
Seoane PI, Taylor-Smith LM, Stirling D, Bell LCK, Noursadeghi M, Bailey D, May RC Viral infection triggers interferon-induced expulsion of live Cryptococcus neoformans by macrophages. PLoS Pathog.27;16(2):e1008240.
Saidykhan, L., Correia, J., Romanyuk, A., Peacock, A. F. A., Desanti, G. E., Taylor-Smith, L., Makarova, M., Ballou, E. R., & May, R. C. (2022). An in vitro method for inducing titan cells reveals novel features of yeast-to-titan switching in the human fungal pathogen Cryptococcus gattii. PLoS pathogens, 18(8), e1010321.
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