faculty

Michelle Reniere

reniere@uw.edu

University of Washington, 

Microbiology, Infection & Immunity

Host-pathogen interaction of Listeria monocytogenes

Faculty Contact Information

Building: HSB Room: J-105a Box: 357735 Phone: 206-221-6543

Lab Information

Location: UW Building: HSB Room: J-109 Box: 357735 Phone: 206-221-0756 http://michellereniere.wixsite.com/renierelab

Accepting Students For:

Rotation, Autumn
Rotation, Summer
Rotation, Winter
Permanent

Publications

Reduce, Induce, Thrive: Bacterial Redox Sensing during Pathogenesis.

Reniere ML.

Journal of bacteriology. 2018; 200(17).

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
29891640
PMCID:
PMC6088161

An In Vivo Selection Identifies Listeria monocytogenes Genes Required to Sense the Intracellular Environment and Activate Virulence Factor Expression.

Reniere ML, Whiteley AT, Portnoy DA.

PLoS pathogens. 2016; 12(7):e1005741.

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
27414028
PMCID:
PMC4945081

Proteomic analyses of iron-responsive, Clp-dependent changes in Staphylococcus aureus.

Farrand AJ, Friedman DB, Reniere ML, Ingmer H, Frees D, Skaar EP.

Pathogens and disease. 2015; 73(3).

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
25743475
PMCID:
PMC4542840

Glutathione activates virulence gene expression of an intracellular pathogen.

Reniere ML, Whiteley AT, Hamilton KL, John SM, Lauer P, Brennan RG, Portnoy DA.

Nature. 2015; 517(7533):170-3. NIHMSID: NIHMS654523

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
25567281
PMCID:
PMC4305340

Selective pharmacologic inhibition of a PASTA kinase increases Listeria monocytogenes susceptibility to β-lactam antibiotics.

Pensinger DA, Aliota MT, Schaenzer AJ, Boldon KM, Ansari IU, Vincent WJ, Knight B, Reniere ML, Striker R, Sauer JD.

Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 2014; 58(8):4486-94.

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
24867981
PMCID:
PMC4135996

Research Summary

We use genetic and biochemical approaches to dissect host-pathogen interactions. Specifically, we are interested in identifying the mechanisms by which bacterial pathogens sense and adapt to their hosts.