Most recent publications:

Nguyen PH, Lutter EI, Hackstadt T. Chlamydia trachomatis inclusion membrane protein MrcA interacts with the inositol 1,4,5-triphosphate receptor type 3 (ITPR3) to regulate extrusion formation. PLoS Pathog. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1006911. eCollection 2018 Mar. (2018).

Luedtke, B. E., Mahapatra, S., Lutter, E. I. & Shaw, E. I. The Coxiella Burnetii Type IVB Secretion System (T4BSS) Component DotA is Released/Secreted During Infection of Host Cells and During in vitro Growth in a T4BSS Dependent Manner. Pathog Dis, doi:10.1093/femspd/ftx047 (2017).

Shaw JH, Behar AR, Snider TA, Allen NA, Lutter EI.  Comparison of Murine Cervicovaginal Infection by Chlamydial Strains: Identification of Extrusions Shed In vivo. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2017 Feb 3;7:18. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00018. 

Couger, M.B., Wright, A. Lutter, E.I., Youssef, N. Draft Genome Sequences of Five Pseudomonas aeruginosa Clinical Strains Isolated from Sputum Samples from Cystic Fibrosis Patients. Genome Announc. 2016 Jan 28;4(1). pii: e01528-15. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01528-15.

Mital, J. Lutter, E.I., Barger, A.C, Dooley, C.A, and Hackstadt T. Chlamydia  trachomatis inclusion membrane protein CT850 interacts with the dynein light chain DYNLT1 (Tctex1). Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 05/2015. DOI:10.1016/j.bbrc.2015.04.116

Clark, T. R., Noriea, N. F., Bublitz, D. C., Ellison, D. W., Martens, C., Lutter, E. I., & Hackstadt, T. Comparative Genomic Sequencing of Rickettsia rickettsii strains differing in virulence. Infect Immun. 2015 Feb 2. pii:IAI.03140-14.

Lutter, E.I., Barger, A.C. & Hackstadt, T. Chlamydia trachomatis inclusion membrane protein CT228 recruits elements of the myosin phosphatase pathway to regulate release mechanisms. Cell Rep. 2013 May 29. doi:pii: S2211-1247(13)00209-X. 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.04.027. PMID:23727243

Lutter, E.I., Martens, C. & Hackstadt, T. Evolution and Conservation of Predicted Inclusion Membrane Proteins in Chlamydiae. Comparative and Functional Genomics. 2012, 2012:362104 PMID:22454599

Lutter, E.I., Duong, J., Purighalland, S. & Storey, D.G. Lethality and cooperation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing mutants in Drosophila melanogaster infection models. Microbiology 2012 Aug;158 (Pt 8):2125-32. Epub 2012 May 24. PMID:22628480

Clark, T.R., Lackey, A.M., Kleba, B., Driskell, L.O., Lutter, E.I., Martens, C.,Wood, D. O., & Hackstadt, T. Transformation frequency of a mariner-based transposon in Rickettsia rickettsii. J Bacteriol. 2011 Sep;193(18):4993-5. Epub 2011 Jul 15 PMID:21764933

Lutter, E.I., Bonner, C., Holland, M.J., Suchland, R.J., Stamm, W.E., Jewett, T.J., McClarty G. & Hackstadt, T. Phylogenetic analysis of Chlamydia trachomatis Tarp and correlation with clinical phenotype. Infection and Immunity 2010 Sep;78(9):3678-88. Epub 2010 Jul 6. PMID:2060598

Kleba, B., Clark, T.R., Lutter, E.I., Ellison, D.W. & Hackstadt T. Disruption of the Rickettsia rickettsii Sca2 autotransporter inhibits actin based motility. Infection and Immunity 2010 May; 78(5):2240-7. PMID:20194597

Lutter, E.I., Faria, M.M., Rabin, H.R. & Storey, D.G. Pseudomonas aeruginosa cystic fibrosis isolates from individual patients demonstrate a range of lethality in two Drosophila melanogaster infection models. Infection and Immunity 2008 May;76(5):1877-88. PMID:18285499

Lynch, T., Livingstone, S., Buenaventura, E., Lutter, E., Fedwick, J., Buret, A.G., Graham, D. & DeVinney, R. Vibrio parahaemolyticus disruption of epithelial cell tight junctions occurs independently of toxin Production. Infection and Immunity 2005 Mar;73(3):1275-83. PMID:15731024

Chambers, C.E., Lutter, E.I., Visser, M.B., Law, P. & Sokol. P.A. Identification of Potential CepR Regulated Genes using a cep box Motif-Based Search of the Burkholderia cenocepacia Genome BMC Microbiology 2006 Dec; 6:104. PMID:17187664

Marriott, R.A., Hakin, A.W., Liu, J.L. & Lutter. E. The volumetric properties of aqueous solutions of glycylglycine and L-serine at elevated temperatures and pressures, Journal Chemical Thermodynamics 2001, 959-982, 33.

Lutter, E. Lewenza, S., Dennnis, J. J. & P.A Sokol. Distribution of quorum sensing genes in the Burkholderia cepacia complex. Infection and Immunity 2001 Jul; 69 (7):4661-6. PMID:11402012