ZFIN ID: ZDB-LAB-110328-2
Vergunst Lab
PI/Director: Vergunst, Annette
Contact Person: Vergunst, Annette
Email: annette.vergunst@univ-montp1.fr
URL: http://www.umontpellier.fr/recherche/unites-de-recherche/virulence-bacteriennes-et-maladies-infectieuse/
Address: INSERM U1047 / University of Montpellier 1 UFR Medecine Site de Nimes 186, Chemin du Carreau de Lanes 30908 Nimes France
Country: France
Phone: +33 4 66 02 81 57
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Line Designation: None assigned


GENOMIC FEATURES ORIGINATING FROM THIS LABNo data available


STATEMENT OF RESEARCH INTERESTS


LAB MEMBERS
Castro Gomes, Margarida Graduate Student Tasrini, Yara Graduate Student Zhang, Lili Graduate Student


ZEBRAFISH PUBLICATIONS OF LAB MEMBERS x
Mesureur, J., Feliciano, J.R., Wagner, N., Gomes, M.C., Zhang, L., Blanco-Gonzalez, M., van der Vaart, M., O'Callaghan, D., Meijer, A.H., Vergunst, A.C. (2017) Macrophages, but not neutrophils, are critical for proliferation of Burkholderia cenocepacia and ensuing host-damaging inflammation. PLoS pathogens. 13:e1006437
Mesureur, J., Vergunst, A.C. (2014) Zebrafish embryos as a model to study bacterial virulence. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 1197:41-66
Agnoli, K., Frauenknecht, C., Freitag, R., Schwager, S., Jenul, C., Vergunst, A., Carlier, A., and Eberl, L. (2014) The Third Replicon of Members of the Burkholderia cepacia Complex, Plasmid pC3, Plays a Role in Stress Tolerance. Applied and environmental microbiology. 80(4):1340-1348
Zhang, L., Sun, C., Ye, X., Zou, S., Lu, M., Liu, Z., and Tian, Y. (2013) Characterization of four heat-shock protein genes from Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) and demonstration of the inducible transcriptional activity of Hsp70 promoter. Fish physiology and biochemistry. 40(1):221-33
Lavigne, J.P., Vergunst, A.C., Goret, L., Sotto, A., Combescure, C., Blanco, J., O'Callaghan, D., and Nicolas-Chanoine, M.H. (2012) Virulence Potential and Genomic Mapping of the Worldwide Clone Escherichia coli ST131. PLoS One. 7(3):e34294
Agnoli, K., Schwager, S., Uehlinger, S., Vergunst, A., Viteri, D.F., Nguyen, D.T., Sokol, P.A., Carlier, A., and Eberl, L. (2011) Exposing the third chromosome of Burkholderia cepacia complex strains as a virulence plasmid. Molecular Microbiology. 83(2):362-78
Vergunst, A.C., Meijer, A.H., Renshaw, S.A., and O'Callaghan, D. (2010) Burkholderia cenocepacia creates an intra-macrophage replication niche in zebrafish embryos, followed by bacterial dissemination and establishment of systemic infection. Infection and Immunity. 78(4):1495-1508
O'Callaghan, D., and Vergunst, A. (2010) Non-mammalian animal models to study infectious disease: worms or fly fishing?. Current opinion in microbiology. 13(1):79-85