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Vibrio cholerae biofilm references:
Karatan E, Watnick P, Signals, regulatory networks and materials that build and break bacterial biofilms, Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 2009; 73:310-347.
Absalon C, Van Dellen K, and Watnick PI, A communal adhesion mediates attachment of Vibrio cholerae to surfaces, PLoS Pathogens, 2011; 7:e1002210.
Absalon C, Ymele-Leki P, Watnick PI, The biofilm matrix as a platform for protein delivery, MBio, 2012; 4: e00127-2.
Pickering, BS, Smith DR, Watnick PI, Glucose-specific EllA has unique binding partners in the Vibrio cholerae biofilm, MBio, 2012; 3:e00228-12.
Drosophila melanogaster as a model host references:
Blow N, Watnick PI, Vibrio cholerae infection of Drosophila melanogaster mimics the human disease cholera, PLoS Pathogens, 2005; 1:92-98.
Purdy A, and Watnick PI, Spatially selective colonization of the arthropod intestine through activation of Vibrio cholerae biofilm formation, PNAS, 2011; 108: 19737-42.
Wang Z, Hang S, Purdy AE, Watnick PI, Mutations in the IMD pathway and Mustard counter Vibrio cholerae suppression of intestinal stem cell division, MBio, 2013, 4: e00337-13.
Guichard A, Cruz Moreno B, Aguilar B, van Sorge NM, Kuang J, Kurkciyan AA, Wang Z, Hang S, Pineton de Chambrun GP, McCole DF, Watnick P, Nizet V, Bier E, Cholera toxin disrupts exocyst-mediated trafficking to intestinal cell junctions, Cell Host and Microbe, 2013, 14:294-305.