Publications

Hood-Pishchany, M., Pham, L., Wijers, C., Burns, W., Boyd, K., Palmer, L., Skaar, E., and Noto, M.(2020) Broad-spectrum suppression of bacterial pneumonia by aminoglycoside-propagated Acinetobacter baumannii. PLoS Pathog. 16(3):e1008374. PMID: 32168364

Hood, M., Winkel, B., and Pelletier, M. (2014) Fine scale genetic mapping of the TT9 locus of Arabidopsis thaliana. J Plant Biochem Phys. 2:128.

Hood, M.I., Uzhachenko, R., Skaar, E., and Ivanova, A. (2013) Loss of mitochondrial FUS1 protects against Acinetobacter baumannii pulmonary infection. Infect. Immun. 81(12):4461-9. PMID: 24042119

Hammer, N., Reniere, M., Cassat, J., Zhang, Y., Hirsch, A., Hood, M., and Skaar, E. (2013) Two heme-dependent terminal oxidases power organ specific colonization of Staphylococcus aureus. MBio. 4(4): e00241-13. PMID: 23900169

Kehl-Fie, T., Zhang, Y., Moore, J., Farrand, A., Hood, M., Rathi, S., Chazin, W., Caprioli, R., and Skaar, E. (2013) MntABC and MntH contribute to systemic Staphylococcus aureus infection by competing with calprotectin for nutrient manganese. Infect. Immun. 81(9):3395-405. PMID: 23817615

Hood, M., Roux, C., Dunman, P., and Skaar, E. (2013) Genetic determinants of intrinsic colistin tolerance in Acinetobacter baumannii. Infect. Immun. 81(2):542-51. PMID: 23230287

Hood, M., Mortensen, B., Moore, J., Zhang, Y., Kehl-Fie, T., Sugitani, N., Chazin, W., Caprioli, R., and Skaar, E. (2012) Identification of an Acinetobacter baumannii zinc acquisition system that facilitates resistance to calprotectin-mediated zinc sequestration. PLoS Path. 8(12): e1003068. PMID: 23236280 

Hood, M., and Skaar, E. (2012) Nutritional immunity: transition metals at the pathogen-host interface. Nat. Rev. Microbiol. 10: 525-37. PMID: 22796883

Kehl-Fie, T., Chitayat, S., Hood, M., Damo, S., Restrepo, N., Garcia, C., Munro, K., Chazin, W., and Skaar, E. (2011) Nutrient metal sequestration by calprotectin inhibits bacterial superoxide defense, enhancing neutrophil killing of Staphylococcus aureus. Cell Host Microbe. 10: 158-64. PMID: 21843872

Jacobs, A., Hood, M., Boyd, K., Olson, P., Morrison, J., Carson, S., Sayood, K., Iwen, P., Skaar, E., and Dunman, P. (2010) Inactivation of Phospholipase D diminishes Acinetobacter baumannii pathogenesis. Infect. Immun. 78: 1952-1962. PMID: 20194595

Torres, V., Attia, A., Mason, W., Hood, M., Corbin, B., Beasley, F., Anderson, K., Stauff, D., McDonald, W., Zimmerman, L., Friedman, D., Heinrichs, D., Dunman, P., and Skaar, E. (2010) Staphylococcus aureus Fur regulates the expression of virulence factors that contribute to the pathogenesis of pneumonia. Infect. Immun. 78: 1618-1628. PMID: 20100857

Hood, M., Jacobs, A., Sayood, K., Dunman, P., and Skaar E. (2010) Acinetobacter baumannii increases tolerance to antibiotics in response to monovalent cations. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 54: 1029-1041. PMID: 20028819