Valdivia Lab Publications

Valdivia, R.H. (2004). Modeling the function of bacterial virulence factors in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Euk. Cell 3:827-83418. PDF

Sisko, JL, Budigi, Y., and Valdivia, R.H. (2006). “Multi-functional analysis of Chlamydial-specific genes in a yeast expression system” Mol. Microbiol 60:51-66 20. PDF

Kumar, Y, Cocchiaro, J, and Valdivia R.H. (2006). “The obligate intracellular pathogen Chlamydia trachomatis targets host lipid droplets.” Curr. Biol. 16:1646-51 PDF

Bumman, D and Valdivia R.H. (2007). “Identification of host-induced pathogen genes by Differential Fluorescence Induction reporter systems” Nat. Prot. 2:770-7. PDF

Valdivia R.H. and Heitman, J (2007) “Symbiosis: The evil within” Curr. Biol 23. R408-10 PDF

Valdivia, R.H (2008) “Chlamydia effector proteins and new insights into chlamydial cellular microbiology” Curr. Opin. Microbiol. 11:53-9 PDF

Cocchiaro, J.L., Kumar, Y., Fischer E., Hackstadt, T, and Valdivia R.H. (2008). Cytoplasmic Lipid Droplets are translocated into the lumen of the Chlamydia trachomatis parasitophorous vacuole. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 105:9379-84. PDF

Jorgensen, I and Valdivia, R.H. (2008). The Pmp-like proteins Pls1 and Pls2 are secreted into the lumen of the Chlamydia trachomatis inclusion. Infect & Immun. June 30 ePub. PDF

Kumar, Y and Valdivia, R.H. (2008) Actin and intermediate filaments to stabilize the Chlamydia trachomatis vacuole by forming dynamic structural scaffolds. Cell Host & Microbe. 4(2):159-169 PDF