Karyn Schmidt

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Bacteria have evolved mechanisms that allow them to survive in the face of a variety of stresses including nutrient deprivation, antibiotic challenge and engulfment by predator cells. A switch to dormancy represents one strategy that reduces energy utilization and can render cells resistant to compounds that kill growing bacteria. These persister cells pose(More)
A kinome-wide RNA interference screen identifies the microtubule affinity regulating kinase MARK4 as a new regulator of primary cilium formation The primary cilium is a microtubule-based organelle that projects from the surface of most vertebrate cells and plays a crucial role in a number of signaling processes. Even though an increasing number of(More)
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