Publications


Evert C, Loesekann T, Bhat G, Shajahan A, Sonon R, Asadi P, Hunter RC (2019) Generation of 13C-Labeled MUC5AC Mucin Oligosaccharides for Stable Isotope Probing of Host-Associated Microbial Communities. ACS Infectious Diseases 5 (3), pp 385-393DOI: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.8b00296

 

McCurtain JL, Gilbertsen AJ, Evert C, Williams BJ, Hunter RC (2018) Agmatine accumulation by  Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates confers antibiotic tolerance and dampens host inflammation. Journal of Medical Microbiology 68: 446-455. DOI: 10.1099/jmm.0.000928.

Kondeti VSSK, Phan CQ, Wende K, Jablonowski H, Gangal U, Granick JL, Hunter RC, Bruggerman PJ (2018) Long-lived and short-lived reactive species produced by a cold atmospheric pressure plasma jet for the inactivation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus. Free Radical Biology and Medicine. Vol. 124 pp 275-287.

 

 Lucas SK, Yang R, Dunitz JM, Boyer HC, Hunter RC (2017) 16S rRNA gene sequencing reveals site-specific signatures of the upper and lower airways of cystic fibrosis patientsJournal of Cystic Fibrosis. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcf/2017.08.007.

 

Flynn JM, Niccum D, Dunitz JM, Hunter RC (2016) Evidence and Role for Bacterial Mucin Degradation in Cystic Fibrosis Airway Disease. PLoS Pathogens 12(8): e1005846.

 

Gohl DM, P Vangay, J Garbe, A MacLean, A Hauge, A Becker, T Gould, J Clayton, RC Hunter, D Knights, KB Beckman. 2016. Minimizing methodological bias in amplicon-based microbiome studiesNat. Biotechnol. 34:942-949.  

 

Badalamenti J, RC Hunter. 2015. Complete genome sequence of Achromobacter xylosoxidans MN001, a cystic fibrosis airway isolateGenome Announcements 3:e00947-15.

 

 

He X, JS McLean, A Edlund, S Yooseph, AP Hall, SY Liu, P Dorrestein, E Esquenazi, RC Hunter et al. 2015. Domestication of a human-associated TM7 reveals a reduced genome and parasitic lifestyle. Proc. Nat Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 112:244-249.

 

 Whiteson K, M.Bergkessel, D Conrad, RC Hunter et al. 2013. The upper respiratory tract as a microbial source for pulmonary infections. Parallels from Island BiogeographyAm J Resp Crit Care Med 189:1309-1315.

  


Hunter, RC, F Asfour, J Dingemans, B Osuna, T Samad, P Cornelis, DK Newman. 2013. Ferrous iron is abundant in cystic fibrosis sputum: implications for therapy.  mBio 4(4):e00557-13.

 


Dietrich, LEP, C Okegbe, A Price-Whelan, H. Sakhtah, RC Hunter, DK Newman. 2013. Bacterial community morphogenesis is intimately linked to the intracellular redox state. J. Bacteriol. 195:1371-1380.

 


Guelon, T, RC Hunter, JD Mathias, G Deffuant. 2013. Homogenization of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 biofilms visualized by freeze-substitution electron microscopy. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 110(5):1405-18.

 


Hunter, RC, V Klepac-Ceraj, MM Lorenzi, HM Grotzinger, TR Martin, DK Newman. 2012. High phenazine content in CF sputum correlates with poor lung function and microbial community complexity. Am. J. Resp. Cell. Mol. Biol. 47:738-745.

 


Doughty, DM, ML Coleman, RC Hunter, AL Sessions, RE Summons, DK Newman. 2011. The RND-family transporter, HpnN, is required for hopanoid localization to the outer membrane of Rhodopseudomonas palustris TIE-1. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 108:E1045-1051.

 


Reddy, KC, RC Hunter, DK Newman, DH Kim. 2011. Exopolysaccharide biosynthesis by mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa impairs Caenorhabditis elegans behaviour mediated by NPR-1. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A 108:12887-12892.

 


Flores, G, RC Hunter, Y Liu, A Mets, S Schouten, AL Reysenbach. 2011. Hippea jasoniae sp. nov. and Hippea alviniae sp. nov., thermoacidophilic Deltaproteobacteria isolated from deep-sea hydrothermal vent deposits. Int. J. Sys. Evol. Microbiol. 62:1252-1258

 


Reddy, KC, RC Hunter, DK Newman, DH Kim. 2011. Exopolysaccharide biosynthesis by mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa impairs Caenorhabditis elegans behaviour mediated by NPR-1. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A 108:12887-12892.

 


Hunter, RC, DK Newman. 2010.  A putative ABC-transporter, HatABCDE, is among molecular determinants of melanin production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. J. Bacteriol. 192:5962-5971.

 


Hunter, RC, VR Phoenix, A Saxena, TJ Beveridge. 2010. Impact of growth environment and physiological state on metal immobilization by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Can. J. Microbiol. 56:527-538

 


Doughty, DM, RC Hunter, RE Summons, DK Newman. 2009. 2-Methylhopanoids are maximally produced in akinetes of Nostoc punctiforme: Geobiological implications. Geobiology. 7:524-532.

 


Welander, PV, RC Hunter, L Zhang, AL Sessions, RE Summons, DK Newman. 2009. Elucidating the physiological role of hopanoids in an anoxygenic phototroph. J. Bacteriol. 191:6145-6156.

 


Hunter, RC, AP Hitchcock, JJ Dynes, M Obst, TJ Beveridge. 2008. Mapping the speciation of iron in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms using scanning transmission X-ray microscopy.  Environ. Sci. Technol. 42:8766-8772.

 


Hunter, RC, and TJ Beveridge.  2005.  High resolution visualization of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 biofilms by freeze-substitution transmission electron microscopy.  J. Bacteriol.  187:7619-7630.

 


Hunter, R.C., T.J. Beveridge. 2005.  Application of a pH-sensitive fluoroprobe (C-SNARF-4) for pH microenvironment analysis in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms.  Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 75:2501-2510.

 


Yao, X., J.Walter, S. Burke, S. Stewart, M.H. Jericho, D. Pink, R. Hunter, and T.J. Beveridge.  2002.  Atomic force microscopy and theoretical considerations on the surface properties of bacteria. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 23:213-230.


Reviews


Hunter, R.C. 2012. Freeze-substitution preservation of microbial biofilms.

Microscopy and Microanalysis, 18(Supp2):12-13


Hunter, R.C. 2012. 2009. Biofilms, Minerals, and Bronchioles: Understanding microenvironments through correlative microscopy. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 15:68-69.


Hunter, R.C. T.J. Beveridge. 2008. Metal-bacteria interactions at both the planktonic cell and biofilm levels. In Biomineralization: From nature to application, A. Sigel, H. Sigel, and R.K.O. Sigel (ed.) John Wiley & Sons, Chicester, UK.