Acyl-Homoserine Lactones

Known as: Acyl Homoserine Lactones, Acylated Homoserine Lactone, Lactones, Acyl-Homoserine 
Cyclized forms of acylated HOMOSERINE. Members are involved in bacterial QUORUM SENSING.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The three-dimensional structure of a complex between the N-terminal domain of the quorum sensing protein SdiA of Escherichia coli… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Bacteria use small secreted chemicals or peptides as auto-inducers to coordinately regulate gene expression within a population… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In Gram-negative bacteria, quorum-sensing (QS) communication is mostly mediated by N-acyl homoserine lactones (N-AHSL). The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
N-acylhomoserine lactones (AHLs) are used as signal molecules by many quorum-sensing Proteobacteria. Diverse plant and animal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Sinorhizobium meliloti is a soil bacterium which can establish a nitrogen-fixing symbiosis with the legume Medicago sativa… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Synthesis and detection of acyl-homoserine lactones (AHLs) enables many gram-negative bacteria to engage in quorum sensing, an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Acylated homoserine lactone (AHL)-mediated gene expression controls phenotypes involved in colonization, often specifically of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Plasmid reporter vectors have been constructed which respond to activation of LuxR and its homologues LasR and RhlR (VsmR) by N… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
A variety of Gram-negative bacteria produce membrane permeant, acylated homoserine lactone (HL) pheromones that act as cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Quorum sensing relies upon the interaction of a diffusible signal molecule with a transcriptional activator protein to couple… (More)
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