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32-Phosphorus selectively delivered by listeria to pancreatic cancer demonstrates a strong therapeutic effect

Chandra, D., Selvanesan, B. C., Yuan, Z., Libutti, S. K., Koba, W., Beck, A., Zhu, K., Casadevall, A., Dadachova, E. & Gravekamp, C., 2017, In : Oncotarget. 8, 13, p. 20729-20740 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Listeria
Therapeutic Uses
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Phosphorus
Neoplasms

A Monoclonal Antibody to Cryptococcus neoformans Glucuronoxylomannan Manifests Hydrolytic Activity for Both Peptides and Polysaccharides

Bowen, A., Wear, M. P., Cordero, R. J. B., Oscarson, S. & Casadevall, A., Jan 13 2017, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 292, 2, p. 417-434 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalytic Antibodies
Cryptococcus neoformans
Monoclonal Antibodies
Antibodies
Polysaccharides

Antibodies to mycobacterium tuberculosis

Casadevall, A., Jan 19 2017, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 376, 3, p. 283-285 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Bacterial Antibodies
Fc Receptors
Humoral Immunity
Mycobacterium tuberculosis
B-Lymphocytes

Antibody-mediated catalysis in infection and immunity

Bowen, A., Wear, M. & Casadevall, A., Sep 1 2017, In : Infection and Immunity. 85, 9, e00202-17

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Catalytic Antibodies
Catalysis
Immunity
Antibodies
Infection

Continental drift and speciation of the Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii species complexes

Casadevall, A., Freij, J. B., Hann-Soden, C. & Taylor, J. Mar 1 2017 In : mSphere. 2, 2, e00103-17

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cryptococcus gattii
Cryptococcus neoformans
South America
South Africa
Virulence Factors

Crisis in infectious diseases: 2 decades later

Casadevall, A., Apr 1 2017, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 64, 7, p. 823-828 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communicable Diseases

Don't Forget the Fungi When Considering Global Catastrophic Biorisks

Casadevall, A., Jul 1 2017, In : Health security. 15, 4, p. 341-342 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Fungi
fungus

Enhanced control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis extrapulmonary dissemination in mice by an arabinomannan-protein conjugate vaccine

Prados-Rosales, R. , Carreño, L. , Cheng, T. , Blanc, C. , Weinrick, B. , Malek, A. , Lowary, T. L. , Baena, A. , Joe, M. , Bai, Y. , Kalscheuer, R. , Batista-Gonzalez, A. , Saavedra, N. A. , Sampedro, L. , Tomás, J. , Anguita, J. , Hung, S. C. , Tripathi, A. , Xu, J. , Glatman-Freedman, A. & 5 others Jacobs, W. R., Chan, J., Porcelli, S. A., Achkar, J. M. & Casadevall, A., Mar 1 2017, In : PLoS Pathogens. 13, 3, e1006250

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conjugate Vaccines
Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Antibody Formation
Polysaccharides
Tuberculosis

First draft genome sequence of the pathogenic fungus Lomentospora prolificans (formerly Scedosporium prolificans)

Luo, R., Zimin, A., Workman, R., Fan, Y., Pertea, G., Grossman, N., Wear, M. P., Jia, B., Miller, H., Casadevall, A., Timp, W., Zhang, S. X. & Salzberg, S. L., Nov 1 2017, In : G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 7, 11, p. 3831-3836 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scedosporium
Nanopores
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 11
Fungi
Gels

Forensic science must be scientific

Sah, S., Casadevall, A., Bell, S., Gates, S. J., Albright, T. D. & Denton, M. B., Oct 1 2017, In : Scientific American. 317, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Fungi that infect humans

Köhler, J. R., Hube, B., Puccia, R., Casadevall, A. & Perfect, J. R., Jun 1 2017, In : Microbiology spectrum. 5, 3, FUNK-0014-2016

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungi
fungus
pathogen
body temperature
commensalism

Galectin-3 impacts Cryptococcus neoformans infection through direct antifungal effects

Almeida, F., Wolf, J. M., Da Silva, T. A., Deleon-Rodriguez, C. M., Rezende, C. P., Pessoni, A. M., Fernandes, F. F., Silva-Rocha, R., Martinez, R., Rodrigues, M. L., Roque-Barreira, M. C. & Casadevall, A., Dec 1 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 1, 1968

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Galectin 3
Cryptococcus neoformans
infectious diseases
Cryptococcosis
Infection

Graduate biomedical science education needs a new philosophy

Bosch, G. & Casadevall, A. Nov 1 2017 In : mBio. 8, 6, e01539-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graduate Education
Education
Research
Publications
Teaching

Immune-mediated damage completes the parabola: Cryptococcus neoformans pathogenesis can reflect the outcome of a weak or strong immune response

Pirofski, L. A. & Casadevall, A., Nov 1 2017, In : mBio. 8, 6, e02063-17

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cryptococcosis
Cryptococcus neoformans
Virulence
Fungi
Immunotherapy

Lipids affect the Cryptococcus neoformans-macrophage interaction and promote nonlytic exocytosis

Nolan, S. J., Fu, M. S., Coppens, I. & Casadevall, A., Jan 1 2017, In : Infection and Immunity. 85, 12, e00564-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptococcus neoformans
Exocytosis
Macrophages
Lipids
Oleic Acid

Melanin, radiation, and energy transduction in fungi

Casadevall, A., Cordero, R. J. B., Bryan, R., Nosanchuk, J. & Dadachova, E., 2017, In : Microbiology spectrum. 5, 2, FUNK-0037-2016

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

melanin
Melanins
Fungi
fungus
Radiation

Microbial melanins for radioprotection and bioremediation

Cordero, R. J. B., Vij, R. & Casadevall, A., Sep 1 2017, In : Microbial Biotechnology. 10, 5, p. 1186-1190 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melanin
Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
Melanins
Technology

N-acetylglucosamine affects cryptococcus neoformans cell-wall composition and melanin architecture

Camacho, E., Chrissian, C., Cordero, R. J. B., Lopes, L. L., Stark, R. E. & Casadevall, A., Nov 1 2017, In : Microbiology (United Kingdom). 163, 11, p. 1540-1556 17 p., 000552

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptococcus neoformans
Acetylglucosamine
Melanins
Cell Wall
Chitin
Cryptococcus neoformans
Fluconazole
Amphotericin B
Cryptococcal Meningitis
Saturn

Reply to argüelles and argüelles-prieto, “are the editors responsible for our obsession with the impact factor?”

Casadevall, A. & Fang, F. C., Nov 1 2017, In : mBio. 8, 6, e02079-17

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Obsessive Behavior

Reply to Engelthaler and Meyer, "Furthering the continental drift speciation hypothesis in the pathogenic Cryptococcus species complexes"

Casadevall, A., Freij, J. B., Hann-Soden, C. & Taylor, J. May 1 2017 In : mSphere. 2, 3, e00242-17

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Cryptococcus gattii
Cryptococcus

Reply to "on the impact factor and the ASM editorial policy"

Fang, F. C. & Casadevall, A., 2017, In : Infection and Immunity. 85, 2, e00989-16

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Editorial Policies

Support science by publishing in scientific society journals

Schloss, P. D., Johnston, M. & Casadevall, A., Sep 1 2017, In : mBio. 8, 5, e01633-17

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Journal Impact Factor
Microbiology
Publications
Education
Pressure

The case for adopting the "species complex" nomenclature for the etiologic agents of cryptococcosis

Kwon-Chung, K. J. , Bennett, J. E. , Wickes, B. L. , Meyer, W. , Cuomo, C. A. , Wollenburg, K. R. , Bicanic, T. A. , Castañeda, E. , Chang, Y. C. , Chen, J. , Cogliati, M. , Dromer, F. , Ellis, D. , Filler, S. G. , Fisher, M. C. , Harrison, T. S. , Holland, S. M. , Kohno, S. , Kronstad, J. W. , Lazera, M. & 13 others Levitz, S. M., Lionakis, M. S., May, R. C., Ngamskulrongroj, P., Pappas, P. G., Perfect, J. R., Rickerts, V., Sorrell, T. C., Walsh, T. J., Williamson, P. R., Xu, J., Zelazny, A. M. & Casadevall, A., Jan 1 2017, In : mSphere. 2, 1, e00357-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptococcus gattii
Cryptococcosis
Cryptococcus neoformans
Terminology
Animal Diseases

The mbio American academy of microbiology submission track in 2017

Casadevall, A. & Shenk, T., Jan 1 2017, In : mBio. 8, 1, e00050-17

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Microbiology

The pathogenic potential of a microbe

Casadevall, A. Jan 1 2017 In : mSphere. 2, 1, e00015-17

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Virulence
Lethal Dose 50
Infection
Mortality
2016

Acknowledgement of reviewers

Casadevall, A., Mar 8 2016, In : mBio. 7, 2, e00195-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acknowledgment of invited editors

Casadevall, A., Mar 8 2016, In : mBio. 7, 2, e00199-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activation of melanin synthesis in Alternaria infectoria by antifungal drugs

Fernandes, C., Prados-Rosales, R., Silva, B. M. A., Nakouzi-Naranjo, A., Zuzarte, M., Chatterjee, S., Stark, R. E., Casadevall, A. & Gonçalves, T., Mar 1 2016, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 60, 3, p. 1646-1655 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alternaria
Melanins
caspofungin
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Cell Wall

A framework for improving the quality of research in the biological sciences

Casadevall, A., Ellis, L. M., Davies, E. W., McFall-Ngai, M. & Fang, F. C., Jul 1 2016, In : mBio. 7, 4, e01256-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biological Science Disciplines
Research
Microbiology
Reward
Publications

Antibody binding alters the characteristics and contents of extracellular vesicles released by Histoplasma capsulatum

Baltazar, L. M., Nakayasu, E. S., Sobreir, T. J. P., Choi, H., Casadevall, A., Nimrichter, L. & Nosanchuk, J. D., Mar 1 2016, In : mSphere. 1, 2, e00085-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Histoplasma
Antibodies
Proteins
Chaperonin 60
Monoclonal Antibodies

A Small Protein Associated with Fungal Energy Metabolism Affects the Virulence of Cryptococcus neoformans in Mammals

McClelland, E. E., Ramagopal, U. A., Rivera, J., Cox, J., Nakouzi, A., Prabu, M. M., Almo, S. C. & Casadevall, A., Sep 1 2016, In : PLoS Pathogens. 12, 9, e1005849

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptococcus neoformans
Energy Metabolism
Virulence
Mammals
Proteins

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Jul 1 2016, In : mSphere. 1, 4, e00184-16

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Journal Impact Factor

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Jul 1 2016, In : mBio. 7, 4, e01150-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Sep 1 2016, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 60, 9, p. 5109-5110 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 54, 9, p. 2216-2217 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., 2016, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 82, 18, p. 5479-5480 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Sep 1 2016, In : Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews. 80, 3, p. I-II

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Jul 1 2016, In : mSystems. 1, 4, e00088

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Journal Impact Factor
Impact Factor
Websites
Eliminate

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., 2016, In : Infection and Immunity. 84, 9, p. 2407-2408 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ASM journals eliminate impact factor information from journal websites

Casadevall, A., Bertuzzi, S., Buchmeier, M. J., Davis, R. J., Drake, H., Fang, F. C., Gilbert, J., Goldman, B. M., Imperiale, M. J., Matsumura, P., McAdam, A. J., Pasetti, M. F., Sandri-Goldin, R. M., Silhavy, T., Rice, L., Young, J. A. H. & Shenk, T., Oct 1 2016, In : Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 29, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Association of Human Antibodies to Arabinomannan with Enhanced Mycobacterial Opsonophagocytosis and Intracellular Growth Reduction

Chen, T., Blanc, C., Eder, A. Z., Prados-Rosales, R., Souza, A. C. O., Kim, R. S., Glatman-Freedman, A., Joe, M., Bai, Y., Lowary, T. L., Tanner, R., Brennan, M. J., Fletcher, H. A., McShane, H., Casadevall, A. & Achkar, J. M., Jul 15 2016, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 214, 2, p. 300-310 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antibodies
Mycobacterium bovis
Growth
Oligosaccharides
Polysaccharides

Cryptococcal therapies and drug targets: The old, the new and the promising

Coelho, C. & Casadevall, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Cellular Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptococcosis
Drug Therapy
Amphotericin B
Fungal Capsules
Fungal Drug Resistance

Cryptococcus neoformans: Tripping on acid in the phagolysosome

DeLeon-Rodriguez, C. M. & Casadevall, A., Feb 17 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, FEB, 164

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phagosomes
Cryptococcus neoformans
Acids
Phagocytosis
Macrophages

Enhanced virulence of Histoplasma capsulatum through transfer and surface incorporation of glycans from Cryptococcus neoformans during co-infection

Cordero, R. J. B., Liedke, S. C., Araújo, G. R. D. S., Martinez, L. R., Nimrichter, L., Frases, S., Peralta, J. M., Casadevall, A., Rodrigues, M. L., Nosanchuk, J. D. & Guimaraes, A. J., Feb 24 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 21765

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Histoplasma
Cryptococcus neoformans
Coinfection
Polysaccharides
Virulence

Extracellular vesicles from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis induced M1 polarization in vitro

Da Silva, T. A., Roque-Barreira, M. C., Casadevall, A. & Almeida, F., Oct 24 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 35867

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paracoccidioides
Macrophages
In Vitro Techniques
Extracellular Vesicles
Arginase

Functions of fungal melanin beyond virulence

Cordero, R. J. B. & Casadevall, A., Sep 22 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Fungal Biology Reviews.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biological Pigments
Melanins
melanin
Virulence
virulence

Grant funding: Playing the odds

Fang, F. C. & Casadevall, A., Apr 8 2016, In : Science. 352, 6282, p. 158 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ig constant region effects on variable region structure and function

Janda, A., Bowen, A., Greenspan, N. S. & Casadevall, A., Feb 4 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, FEB, 22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunoglobulin Constant Regions
Antibodies
Immunoglobulins
Antigens
Complement Activation

Infectious Diseases Society of America and Gain-of-Function Experiments with Pathogens Having Pandemic Potential

Frank, G. M., Adalja, A., Barbour, A., Casadevall, A., Dormitzer, P. R., Duchin, J., Hayden, F. G., Hirsch, M. S., Hynes, N. A., Lipsitch, M., Pavia, A. T. & Relman, D. A., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 213, 9, p. 1359-1361 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate