(The median citation count of Virulence is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Pathogenicity and virulence of Staphylococcus aureus344
COVID-19 evolution during the pandemic – Implications of new SARS-CoV-2 variants on disease control and public health policies127
The regulation of hyphae growth in Candida albicans105
Pathogenesis and virulence of Candida albicans80
Immune priming: the secret weapon of the insect world79
Autophagy and SARS-CoV-2 infection: A possible smart targeting of the autophagy pathway70
Pathogenesis and virulence of herpes simplex virus63
Pathogenicity and virulence of Clostridium perfringens61
Immune dysregulation and system pathology in COVID-1959
Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) exposure in pet cats and dogs in Minnesota, USA55
Subtilisin-like Pr1 proteases marking the evolution of pathogenicity in a wide-spectrum insect-pathogenic fungus54
Characteristics of asymptomatic COVID-19 infection and progression: A multicenter, retrospective study50
Pathogenicity and virulence of Listeria monocytogenes: A trip from environmental to medical microbiology49
Trehalose and bacterial virulence49
Hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae is emerging as an increasingly prevalent K. pneumoniae pathotype responsible for nosocomial and healthcare-associated infections in Beijing, China47
Pathogenicity and Virulence ofLegionella: Intracellular replication and host response43
Maternal-neonatal listeriosis40
Pathogenicity and virulence of Japanese encephalitis virus: Neuroinflammation and neuronal cell damage39
Malate enhances survival of zebrafish against Vibrio alginolyticus infection in the same manner as taurine37
Development of a TaqMan-probe-based multiplex real-time PCR for the simultaneous detection of emerging and reemerging swine coronaviruses36
Enterovirus 71 induces neural cell apoptosis and autophagy through promoting ACOX1 downregulation and ROS generation36
Exosomes cloak the virion to transmit Enterovirus 71 non-lytically36
Transcriptomic analyses reveal comprehensive responses of insect hemocytes to mycopathogen Beauveria bassiana, and fungal virulence-related cell wall protein assists pathogen to evade host cellular de34
Pathogenicity and virulence of the liver flukes Fasciola hepatica and Fasciola Gigantica that cause the zoonosis Fasciolosis32
Pathogenicity and virulence of Marburg virus32
A M35 family metalloprotease is required for fungal virulence against insects by inactivating host prophenoloxidases and beyond32
Putative determinants of virulence in Melissococcus plutonius, the bacterial agent causing European foulbrood in honey bees31
Therapeutic implications of C. albicans-S. aureus mixed biofilm in a murine subcutaneous catheter model of polymicrobial infection31
Functional analysis of seven regulators of G protein signaling (RGSs) in the nematode-trapping fungus Arthrobotrys oligospora30
An Organ System-Based Synopsis ofPseudomonas aeruginosaVirulence30
Wza gene knockout decreases Acinetobacter baumannii virulence and affects Wzy-dependent capsular polysaccharide synthesis30
Understanding the prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) exposure in companion, captive, wild, and farmed animals29
Pathogenicity & virulence of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae29
PE_PGRS proteins ofMycobacterium tuberculosis: A specialized molecular task force at the forefront of host–pathogen interaction28
Metformin promotes innate immunity through a conserved PMK-1/p38 MAPK pathway27
The pathogenicity and virulence of Toxoplasma gondii25
Galleria mellonella as a screening tool to study virulence factors of Aspergillus fumigatus25
Genetic diversity and evolution of the virulence plasmids encoding aerobactin and salmochelin in Klebsiella pneumoniae24
Identification of FDA-approved antivirulence drugs targeting thePseudomonas aeruginosaquorum sensing effector protein PqsE24
Synergy of alanine and gentamicin to reduce nitric oxide for elevating killing efficacy to antibiotic-resistant Vibrio alginolyticus24
Pathogenicity and virulence ofStreptococcus pneumoniae: Cutting to the chase on proteases23
Pathogenicity and virulence regulation of Vibrio cholerae at the interface of host-gut microbiome interactions23
YjbH regulates virulence genes expression and oxidative stress resistance in Staphylococcus aureus23
Antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (aPDT) for biofilm treatments. Possible synergy between aPDT and pulsed electric fields22
The hypermucoviscosity of hypervirulent K. pneumoniae confers the ability to evade neutrophil-mediated phagocytosis22
Host Defence RNases as Antiviral Agents against Enveloped Single Stranded RNA Viruses22
Harnessing efficient multiplex PCR methods to detect the expanding Tet(X) family of tigecycline resistance genes22
Zika virus NS2A inhibits interferon signaling by degradation of STAT1 and STAT221
Pathogenicity and virulence of Bordetella pertussis and its adaptation to its strictly human host21
Hypervirulent and hypermucoviscous extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Klebsiella variicola in Chile21
Domain in Fiber-2 interacted with KPNA3/4 significantly affects the replication and pathogenicity of the highly pathogenic FAdV-421
Convergence of carbapenem resistance and hypervirulence in a highly-transmissible ST11 clone of K. pneumoniae: An epidemiological, genomic and functional study20
Pathogenesis and virulence of flavivirus infections20
Virulence ofCandida aurisfrom different clinical origins inCaenorhabditis elegansandGalleria mellonellahost models20
Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae evades complement activation by binding to factor H via elongation factor thermo unstable (EF-Tu)20
Maltose promotes crucian carp survival against Aeromonas sobrial infection at high temperature19
Attenuation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection by INP0341, a salicylidene acylhydrazide, in a murine model of keratitis19
A clubroot pathogen effector targets cruciferous cysteine proteases to suppress plant immunity19
Pathogenesis of Staphylococcus haemolyticus on primary human skin fibroblast cells19
From environmental adaptation to host survival: Attributes that mediate pathogenicity of Candida auris19
Infection strategies of mycoplasmas: Unraveling the panoply of virulence factors19
Neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs)-mediated killing of carbapenem-resistant hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (CR-hvKP) are impaired in patients with diabetes mellitus19
Transcriptional host–pathogen responses of Pseudogymnoascus destructans and three species of bats with white-nose syndrome19
Glycosylation of viral proteins: Implication in virus–host interaction and virulence19
Contribution of hypoxia inducible factor-1 during viral infections19
MSS2 maintains mitochondrial function and is required for chitosan resistance, invasive growth, biofilm formation and virulence in Candida albicans18
Predictors of outcome in childhood Plasmodium falciparum malaria18
Titan cell formation is unique to Cryptococcus species complex18
Pathogenicity and virulence of Hepatitis B virus18
Balancing in a black box: Potential immunomodulatory roles for TGF-β signaling during blood-stage malaria18
Clinical and epidemiological characterization of severe Plasmodium vivax malaria in Gujarat, India18
Early oseltamivir reduces risk for influenza-associated aspergillosis in a double-hit murine model18
Aprepitant, an antiemetic agent, interferes with metal ion homeostasis ofCandida aurisand displays potent synergistic interactions with azole drugs18
Persistent low-Level viremia in persons living with HIV undertreatment: An unresolved status17
The African swine fever virus protease pS273R inhibits DNA sensing cGAS-STING pathway by targeting IKKε17
The pathogenesis and virulence of enterovirus-D68 infection17
Orientin mediates protection against MRSA-induced pneumonia by inhibiting Sortase A17
Pathogenicity and virulence of West Nile virus revisited eight decades after its first isolation17
Genomic and phenotypic analyses of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii NCCP 16007 isolated from a patient with a urinary tract infection16
Review of human pegivirus: Prevalence, transmission, pathogenesis, and clinical implication16
Evaluation of hepatitis E antigen kinetics and its diagnostic utility for prediction of the outcomes of hepatitis E virus genotype 1 infection16
AP-1 signaling pathway promotes pro-IL-1β transcription to facilitate NLRP3 inflammasome activation upon influenza A virus infection16
Classical swine fever virus employs the PERK- and IRE1-dependent autophagy for viral replication in cultured cells.16
Intracellular persistence of Staphylococcus aureus in endothelial cells is promoted by the absence of phenol-soluble modulins16
Pathogenicity and virulence of hepatitis A virus16
Mitigating the threat of emerging infectious diseases; a coevolutionary perspective16
Paeoniflorin reduce luxS/AI-2 system-controlled biofilm formation and virulence in Streptococcus suis16
TMT-based quantitative proteomics analysis reveals the attenuated replication mechanism of Newcastle disease virus caused by nuclear localization signal mutation in viral matrix protein16
MoSec61β, the beta subunit of Sec61, is involved in fungal development and pathogenicity, plant immunity, and ER-phagy in Magnaporthe oryzae16
Insights into idarubicin antimicrobial activity against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus16
Talaromyces marneffei promotes M2-like polarization of human macrophages by downregulating SOCS3 expression and activating the TLR9 pathway15
Roborovski hamster (Phodopus roborovskii) strain SH101 as a systemic infection model of SARS-CoV-215
Determination of antiviral action of long non-coding RNA loc107051710 during infectious bursal disease virus infection due to enhancement of interferon production15
Pathogenicity and virulence mechanisms of Lassa virus and its animal modeling, diagnostic, prophylactic, and therapeutic developments15
Phenol-soluble modulins α are major virulence factors of Staphylococcus aureus secretome promoting inflammatory response in human epidermis15
Nucleolar protein NPM1 is essential for circovirus replication by binding to viral capsid15
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from infected skin lesions present several virulence genes and are associated with the CC30 in Brazilian children with atopic dermatitis15
The journey of SARS-CoV-2 in human hosts: a review of immune responses, immunosuppression, and their consequences15
MiR-140 inhibits classical swine fever virus replication by targeting Rab25 in swine umbilical vein endothelial cells15
“Core” RxLR effectors in phytopathogenic oomycetes: A promising way to breeding for durable resistance in plants?14
The PirB toxin protein from Vibrio parahaemolyticus induces apoptosis in hemocytes of Penaeus vannamei14
CRISPR-cas system in the acquisition of virulence genes in dental-root canal and hospital-acquired isolates of Enterococcus faecalis14
Bordetella bronchiseptica promotes adherence, colonization, and cytotoxicity of Streptococcus suis in a porcine precision-cut lung slice model14
Elite controllers: A heterogeneous group of HIV-infected patients14
Setting the stage: The initial immune response to blood-stage parasites14
Quasispecies of SARS-CoV-2 revealed by single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) analysis14
Streptococcus pneumoniae PepO promotes host anti-infection defense via autophagy in a Toll-like receptor 2/4 dependent manner14
Sirtuin 3 is essential for host defense against Mycobacterium abscessus infection through regulation of mitochondrial homeostasis13
Reliability of induced sputum test is greater than that of throat swab test for detecting SARS-CoV-2 in patients with COVID-19: A multi-center cross-sectional study13
Importance of twitching and surface-associated motility in the virulence of Acinetobacter baumannii13
The pathogenicity and virulence of Leishmania - interplay of virulence factors with host defenses13
Defective phagocyte association during infection of Galleria mellonella with Yersinia pseudotuberculosis is detrimental to both insect host and microbe13
A systematic review of the epidemiology of Hepatitis E virus infection in South – Eastern Asia13
Rab18 binds to classical swine fever virus NS5A and mediates viral replication and assembly in swine umbilical vein endothelial cells13
Adaptation of the emerging pathogenic yeast Candida auris to high caspofungin concentrations correlates with cell wall changes13
Arachidonic acid metabolism is elevated inMycoplasma gallisepticumandEscherichia colico-infection and induces LTC4 in serum as the biomarker for detecting poultry respiratory disease13
The lipoprotein NlpD in Cronobacter sakazakii responds to acid stress and regulates macrophage resistance and virulence by maintaining membrane integrity13
Pathogenicity and Virulence of Ebolaviruses with Species- and Variant-specificity13
Complete genome analysis of Vibrio mimicus strain SCCF01, a highly virulent isolate from the freshwater catfish13
Whole genome analysis unveils genetic diversity and potential virulence determinants in Vibrio parahaemolyticus associated with disease outbreak among cultured Litopenaeus vannamei (Paci13
Differential adaptability between reference strains and clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa into the lung epithelium intracellular lifestyle12
Pathogenicity and virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis12
Helicobacter pylori GmhB enzyme involved in ADP-heptose biosynthesis pathway is essential for lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis and bacterial virulence12
Exploration of turn-positive RT-PCR results and factors related to treatment outcome in COVID-19: A retrospective cohort study12
Candida albicans adhesion to central venous catheters: Impact of blood plasma-driven germ tube formation and pathogen-derived adhesins12
The spreading of parasites by human migratory activities12
The two-component signal transduction system and its regulation in Candida albicans12
Pathogenicity and virulence of Clostridioides difficile12
Establishing an invertebrate Galleria mellonella greater wax moth larval model of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection12
SarA plays a predominant role in controlling the production of extracellular proteases in the diverse clinical isolates ofStaphylococcus aureusLAC and UAMS-112
The leptospiral LipL21 and LipL41 proteins exhibit a broad spectrum of interactions with host cell components12
Clinical characteristics of asymptomatic carriers of novel coronavirus disease 2019: A multi-center study in Jiangsu Province12
Shorter incubation period is associated with severe disease progression in patients with COVID-1912
Genetic diversification of persistent Mycobacterium abscessus within cystic fibrosis patients12
Exoproteomic profiling uncovers critical determinants for virulence of livestock-associated and human-originated Staphylococcus aureus ST398 strains12
Molecularly defined extraintestinal pathogenic Escherichia coli status predicts virulence in a murine sepsis model better than does virotype, individual virulence genes, or clonal subset among 12
Dynamic Dissection of Dynein and Kinesin-1 Cooperatively Mediated Intercellular Transport of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Coronavirus along Microtubule Using Single Virus Tracking11
UvKmt6-mediated H3K27 trimethylation is required for development, pathogenicity, and stress response in Ustilaginoidea virens11
Host surface ectonucleotidase-CD73 and the opportunistic pathogen, Porphyromonas gingivalis, cross-modulation underlies a new homeostatic mechanism for chronic bacterial survival in human epith11
A novel phosphoinositide kinase Fab1 regulates biosynthesis of pathogenic aflatoxin in Aspergillus flavus11
Virulence role of the outer membrane protein CarO in carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii11
A novel transcription factor UvCGBP1 regulates development and virulence of rice false smut fungus Ustilaginoidea virens11
A serious skin virus epidemic sweeping through the Indian subcontinent is a threat to the livelihood of farmers11
Direct interaction between RecA and a CheW-like protein is required for surface-associated motility, chemotaxis and the full virulence of Acinetobacter baumannii strain ATCC 1797811
Comprehensive analysis of lncRNA expression profiles in cytopathic biotype BVDV-infected MDBK cells provides an insight into biological contexts of host–BVDV interactions11
Identification of conditionally essential genes for Streptococcus suis infection in pigs11
A virulent Bacillus cereus strain from deep-sea cold seep induces pyroptosis in a manner that involves NLRP3 inflammasome, JNK pathway, and lysosomal rupture11
Complement receptor 3 mediates Aspergillus fumigatus internalization into alveolar epithelial cells with the increase of intracellular phosphatidic acid by activating FAK11
Vagus nerve plays a pivotal role in CD4+ T cell differentiation during CVB3-induced murine acute myocarditis11
Emergent SARS-CoV-2 variants: comparative replication dynamics and high sensitivity to thapsigargin11
Identification and validation of a novel anti-virulent that binds to pyoverdine and inhibits its function11
Orchestrated efforts on host network hijacking: Processes governing virus replication11
Luteolin decreases the pathogenicity of Aeromonas hydrophila via inhibiting the activity of aerolysin11
DIM5/KMT1 controls fungal insect pathogenicity and genome stability by methylation of histone H3K4, H3K9 and H3K3611
Novel therapeutic strategies for chronic hepatitis B10
Mechanisms underlying of antiretroviral drugs in different cellular reservoirs with a focus on macrophages10
Versatile lifestyles of Edwardsiella: Free-living, pathogen, and core bacterium of the aquatic resistome10
Pathogenicity and virulence of Entamoeba histolytica, the agent of amoebiasis10
The antimicrobial systems of Streptococcus suis promote niche competition in pig tonsils10
Antimicrobial resistance and gene regulation in Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli from Egyptian children with diarrhoea: Similarities and differences10
Shewanella infection in humans: Epidemiology, clinical features and pathogenicity10
Pseudomonas aeruginosa adaptation in cystic fibrosis patients increases C5a levels and promotes neutrophil recruitment10
Infection of polarized bovine respiratory epithelial cells by bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDV)10
RpoS-regulated SEN1538 gene promotes resistance to stress and influences Salmonella enterica serovar enteritidis virulence10
Transcriptional remodeling during metacyclogenesis in Trypanosoma cruzi I10
Aeromonas hydrophila inhibits autophagy triggering cytosolic translocation of mtDNA which activates the pro-apoptotic caspase-1/IL-1β-nitric oxide axis in headkidney macrophages10
PepO is a target of the two-component systems VicRK and CovR required for systemic virulence of Streptococcus mutans10
Novel biomarkers for the prediction of COVID-19 progression a retrospective, multi-center cohort study10
Time-dependent viral interference between influenza virus and coronavirus in the infection of differentiated porcine airway epithelial cells10
Koi sleepy disease as a pathophysiological and immunological consequence of a branchial infection of common carp with carp edema virus10
Tobacco Hornworm (Manduca sexta) caterpillars as a novel host model for the study of fungal virulence and drug efficacy9
The potential risks posed by inter- and intraspecies transmissions of monkeypox virus9
Oral vaccination with recombinant Lactobacillus casei expressing Aeromonas hydrophila Aha1 against A. hydrophila infections in common carps9
Catalase impairs Leishmania mexicana development and virulence9
The involvement of the Candida glabrata trehalase enzymes in stress resistance and gut colonization9
Pathogenicity and virulence of Rickettsia9
Mice with humanized-lungs and immune system - an idealized model for COVID-19 and other respiratory illness9
Lipid larceny: channelizing host lipids for establishing successful pathogenesis by bacteria9
Nepetin reduces virulence factors expression by targeting ClpP against MRSA-induced pneumonia infection9
The Superior Adherence Phenotype of E. coli O104:H4 is Directly Mediated by the Aggregative Adherence Fimbriae Type I9
Zika virus promotes CCN1 expression via the CaMKIIα-CREB pathway in astrocytes9
Outer membrane vesicles produced by Burkholderia cepacia cultured with subinhibitory concentrations of ceftazidime enhance pro-inflammatory responses9
The ApoA-I mimetic peptide 4F attenuates in vitro replication of SARS-CoV-2, associated apoptosis, oxidative stress and inflammation in epithelial cells9
P-type Na+/K+ ATPases essential and nonessential for cellular homeostasis and insect pathogenicity of Beauveria bassiana9
Toll-like receptor 4 mediates blood-brain barrier permeability and disease in C3H mice during Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus infection9
Parasitoid wasp venom vesicles (venosomes) enter Drosophila melanogaster lamellocytes through a flotillin/lipid raft-dependent endocytic pathway9
Laser capture microdissection to study Bacillus cereus iron homeostasis gene expression during Galleria mellonella in vivo gut colonization9
Phylogenetic and codon usage analysis of atypical porcine pestivirus (APPV)9
Distinct host-immune response toward species related intracellular mycobacterial killing: A transcriptomic study9
A case series describing the epidemiology and clinical characteristics of COVID-19 infection in Jilin Province9
Mechanism of pyocyanin abolishment caused by mvaT mvaU double knockout in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO19
Pathogenicity and virulence of Aspergillus fumigatus9
Twitching motility of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia under iron limitation: In-silico, phenotypic and proteomic approaches9
Identification of Streptococcus suis putative zoonotic virulence factors: A systematic review and genomic meta-analysis9
The spectrum of clinical biomarkers in severe malaria and new avenues for exploration9
Sox4 represses host innate immunity to facilitate pathogen infection by hijacking the TLR signaling networks9
Pneumococcal surface adhesion A protein (PsaA) interacts with human Annexin A2 on airway epithelial cells9
Mutation on lysX from Mycobacterium avium hominissuis impacts the host–pathogen interaction and virulence phenotype9
Seneca Valley virus 3Cpro degrades heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein A1 to facilitate viral replication9
Deletion of Polyamine Transport Protein PotD Exacerbates Virulence in Glaesserella (Haemophilus) parasuis in the Form of Non-biofilm-generated Bacteria in a Murine Acute Infection Model9
Respiratory ß-2-Microglobulin exerts pH dependent antimicrobial activity9
Profiling the immune response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis Beijing family infection: a perspective from the transcriptome9
Distribution and antifungal susceptibility pattern of Candida species from mainland China: A systematic analysis9
A temperate Siphoviridae bacteriophage isolate from Siberian tiger enhances the virulence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus through distinct mechanisms9
Insights into the molecular determinants involved in Mycobacterium tuberculosis persistence and their therapeutic implications9
Two functionally distinct heme/iron transport systems are virulence determinants of the fish pathogen Flavobacterium psychrophilum9
Genetic architecture of transmission stage production and virulence in schistosome parasites9
Bovine leukemia virus tax gene/Tax protein polymorphism and its relation to Enzootic Bovine Leukosis9
New insights into the evolution of host specificity of three Penicillium species and the pathogenicity of P. Italicum involving the infection of Valencia orange (Citrus sinensis)8
Treading a HOSTile path: Mapping the dynamic landscape of host cell–rotavirus interactions to explore novel host-directed curative dimensions8
Talaromyces marneffei activates the AIM2-caspase-1/-4-GSDMD axis to induce pyroptosis in hepatocytes8
Toll-like receptor 4 signaling-mediated responses are critically engaged in optimal host protection against highly virulentMycobacterium tuberculosisK infection8
TNF-α response in macrophages depends on clinical Legionella pneumophila isolates genotypes8
Mini review: Prevention of mother–child transmission of HIV: 25 years of continuous progress toward the eradication of pediatric AIDS?8
Staphylococcus aureus N-terminus formylated δ-toxin tends to form amyloid fibrils, while the deformylated δ-toxin tends to form functional oligomer complexes8
ABO blood group is involved in the quality of the specific immune response anti-SARS-CoV-28
The outer-membrane protein MafA of Neisseria meningitidis constitutes a novel protein secretion pathway specific for the fratricide protein MafB8
Proteome analysis of bronchoalveolar lavage fluids reveals host and fungal proteins highly expressed during invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in mice and humans8
Sodium houttuyfonate enhances the mono-therapy of fluconazole on oropharyngeal candidiasis (OPC) through HIF-1α/IL-17 axis by inhibiting cAMP mediated filamentation in Candida albicans-Candida glab8
Mitofusin 2, a key coordinator between mitochondrial dynamics and innate immunity8
Association of follicular helper T and follicular regulatory T cells with severity and hyperglycemia in hospitalized COVID-19 patients8
Host-pathogen interactions of clinical S. aureus isolates to induce infective endocarditis8
Bacteria elevate extracellular adenosine to exploit host signaling for blood-brain barrier disruption8
Two-component systems regulate bacterial virulence in response to the host gastrointestinal environment and metabolic cues8
Enhancing the chemical transformation of Candida parapsilosis7
Streptococcus mutans suppresses filamentous growth of Candida albicans through secreting mutanocyclin, an unacylated tetramic acid7
Time-resolved analysis of Staphylococcus aureus invading the endothelial barrier7
Transcriptome analysis of porcine PBMCs reveals lipopolysaccharide-induced immunomodulatory responses and crosstalk of immune and glucocorticoid receptor signaling7
Development of a fully automated high throughput PCR for the detection of SARS-CoV-2: The need for speed7
ppGpp signaling plays a critical role in virulence of Acinetobacter baumannii7
Aminoglycoside riboswitch control of the expression of integron associated aminoglycoside resistance adenyltransferases7
Enteric involvement of SARS-CoV-2: Implications for the COVID-19 management, transmission, and infection control7
The battle for autophagy between host and influenza A virus7
Exploring metal availability in the natural niche of Streptococcus pneumoniae to discover potential vaccine antigens7
Trypanosoma evansi evades host innate immunity by releasing extracellular vesicles to activate TLR2-AKT signaling pathway7
The AdcACB/AdcAII system is essential for zinc homeostasis and an important contributor of Enterococcus faecalis virulence7
YhjC is a novel transcriptional regulator required for Shigella flexneri virulence7
A biological and genomic comparison of a drug-resistant and a drug-susceptible strain of Candida auris isolated from Beijing, China7
Bacterial membrane vesicles from Acinetobacter baumannii induced by ceftazidime are more virulent than those induced by imipenem7
Functionality of the human antibody response to Candida albicans7
Set1-mediated H3K4 methylation is required for Candida albicans virulence by regulating intracellular level of reactive oxygen species7
Repurposing of auranofin and honokiol as antifungals against Scedosporium species and the related fungus Lomentospora prolificans7
Cold atmospheric plasma increases IBRV titer in MDBK cells by orchestrating the host cell network7
The essential schistosome tegumental ectoenzyme SmNPP5 can block NAD-induced T cell apoptosis7
Vibrio splendidus virulence to Apostichopus japonicus is mediated by hppD through glutamate metabolism and flagellum assembly7
Pathogenicity and virulence of Burkholderia pseudomallei7
Contribution of NKT cells to the immune response and pathogenesis triggered by respiratory viruses7
Herpes simplex virus interference with immunity: Focus on dendritic cells7
Helicobacter pylori cholesterol-α-glucosyltransferase manipulates cholesterol for bacterial adherence to gastric epithelial cells7
Chemotactic invasion in deep soft tissue by Vibrio vulnificus is essential for the progression of necrotic lesions7
MERS-CoV nsp1 impairs the cellular metabolic processes by selectively downregulating mRNAs in a novel granules7
A novel biosafety level 2 compliant tuberculosis infection model using a ΔleuDΔpanCD double auxotroph of Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv and Galleria mellonella7
Colonization factor CS30 from enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli binds to sulfatide in human and porcine small intestine6
Role of aggregate-forming pilus (AFP) in adherence and colonization of both intestinal and urinary tracts6
Tribolium castaneum defensin 1 kills Moraxella catarrhalis in an in vitro infection model but does not harm commensal bacteria6
Whole-genome characterization of hemolytic uremic syndrome-causing Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in Sweden6
Transcriptional adaptation of Mycobacterium ulcerans in an original mouse model: New insights into the regulation of mycolactone6
COVID-19 adaptive evolution during the pandemic – Implications of new SARS-CoV-2 variants on public health policies6
Repertoires of SARS-CoV-2 epitopes targeted by antibodies vary according to severity of COVID-196
PE_PGRS3 ensures provision of the vital phospholipids cardiolipin and phosphatidylinositols by promoting the interaction betweenM. tuberculosisand host cells6
Characterization of Schu S4 aro mutants as live attenuated tularemia vaccine candidates6
Defective apoptotic cell clearance activates innate immune response to protect Caenorhabditis elegans against pathogenic bacteria6
Artemisinin displays bactericidal activity via copper-mediated DNA damage6
miR-9875 functions in antiviral immunity by targeting PDCD6 in mud crab (Scylla paramamosain)6
Statistical analysis supports UTR (untranslated region) deletion theory in SARS-CoV-26
Roles of the Hcp family proteins in the pathogenicity of Salmonella typhimurium 14028s6
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius synthesizes deoxyadenosine to cause persistent infection6
The role of multi-omics in the diagnosis of COVID-19 and the prediction of new therapeutic targets6
YSIRK-G/S-directed translocation is required for Streptococcus suis to deliver diverse cell wall anchoring effectors contributing to bacterial pathogenicity6
Virulent infection of outbred Hartley guinea pigs with recombinant Pichinde virus as a surrogate small animal model for human Lassa fever6
SARS-CoV-2 shedding dynamics and transmission in immunosuppressed patients6
LAMR1 restricts Zika virus infection by attenuating the envelope protein ubiquitination6
S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine hydrolase FgSah1 is required for fungal development and virulence in Fusarium graminearum6
Oral administration of Clostridium butyricum rescues streptomycin-exacerbated respiratory syncytial virus-induced lung inflammation in mice6
Altering retinol binding protein 4 levels in hepatitis C: Inflammation and steatosis matter6
Hemagglutinin protein of Peste des Petits Ruminants virus (PPRV) activates the innate immune response via Toll-like receptor 2 signaling6
Verapamil inhibits efflux pumps in Candida albicans, exhibits synergism with fluconazole, and increases survival of Galleria mellonella6
Transcriptional response of Aspergillus fumigatus to copper and the role of the Cu chaperones6
Extracellular trap can be trained as a memory response6
Cleavage of E-cadherin by porcine respiratory bacterial pathogens facilitates airway epithelial barrier disruption and bacterial paracellular transmigration6
Mangiferin enhances the antifungal activities of caspofungin by destroying polyamine accumulation6
Diversification and prevalence of the quinolone resistance crpP genes and the crpP-carrying Tn6786-related integrative and conjugative elements in Pseudomonas aeruginosa6
Pathogenicity and virulence of African trypanosomes: From laboratory models to clinically relevant hosts6
Global regulator DksA modulates virulence of Acinetobacter baumannii6
Modulating the host immune response to fight against COVID-19: Where are we in 2021?6
Proteomics analysis reveals a critical role for the WSSV immediate-early protein IE1 in modulating the host prophenoloxidase system6
The aggregate-forming pili (AFP) mediates the aggregative adherence of a hybrid-pathogenic Escherichia coli (UPEC/EAEC) isolated from a urinary tract infection6
High Child-Pugh and CRUB65 scores predict mortality of decompensated cirrhosis patients with COVID-19: A 23-center, retrospective study6
Neisseria meningitidis IgA1-specific serine protease exhibits novel cleavage activity against IgG36
Candida auris infections in China6
B cell intrinsic expression of IFNλ receptor suppresses the acute humoral immune response to experimental blood-stage malaria6
Norepinephrine affects the interaction of adherent-invasive Escherichia coli with intestinal epithelial cells6
Reductive evolution of virulence repertoire to drive the divergence between community- and hospital-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus of the ST1 lineage6