Publications

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  1. Catabolism of mucus components influences motility of Vibrio cholerae in the presence of environmental reservoirs
    G. Reddi, K. Pruss, K. Cottingham, R. K. Taylor, and S. Almagro-Moreno*. PLoS One. 2018
  2. Environmental role of pathogenic traits in Vibrio cholerae
    S. N. Sakib, G. Reddi, and S. Almagro-Moreno*. Journal of Bacteriology. 2018
  3. Bile salts and alkaline pH reciprocally modulate the interaction between the periplasmic domains of Vibrio cholerae ToxR and ToxS
    C. R. Midgett, S. Almagro-Moreno, M. Pellegrini, R. K. Taylor, K. Skorupski, and F. J. Kull. Molecular Microbiology. 2017
  4. Origins of pandemic Vibrio cholerae from environmental gene pools
    B. J. Shapiro, I. Levade, G. Kovacikova, R. K. Taylor, and S. Almagro-Moreno*. Nature Microbiology. 2016
  5. Intestinal colonization dynamics of Vibrio cholerae
    S. Almagro-Moreno*, K. Pruss, and R. K. Taylor. PLoS Pathogens. 2015
  6. Proteolysis of virulence regulator ToxR is associated with entry of Vibrio cholerae into a dormant state
    S. Almagro-Moreno*, T. K. Kim, K. Skorupski, and R. K. Taylor. PLoS Genetics. 2015
  7. Role of ToxS in the proteolytic cascade of virulence regulator ToxR in Vibrio cholerae
    S. Almagro-Moreno*, M. Z. Root, and R. K. Taylor. Molecular Microbiology. 2015
  8. Host-like carbohydrates promote bloodstream survival of Vibrio vulnificus in vivo
    S. J. Lubin, W. G. Lewis, N. M. Gilbert, S. Almagro-Moreno, E. F. Boyd, and A. L. Lewis. Infection and Immunity. 2015
  9. Cholera: Environmental reservoirs and impact on disease transmission
    S. Almagro-Moreno and R. K. Taylor. Microbiology Spectrum. 2013
  10. Cholera: Environmental reservoirs and impact on disease transmission
    S. Almagro-Moreno and R. K. Taylor. Book chapter for “OneHealth: People, Animals, and Environment”. ASM press. 2013
  11. Ecology and genetic structure of a northern temperate Vibrio cholerae population related to toxigenic isolates
    B. M. Schuster, A. L. Tyzik, R. A. Donner, M. J. Striplin, S. Almagro-Moreno, S. H. Jones, V. S. Cooper, and C. A. Whistler. Applied Environmental Microbiology. 2011
  12. An atomic force microscopy method for the detection of binding forces between bacteria and a lipid bilayer containing higher order gangliosides
    E. L. Adams, S. Almagro-Moreno and E. F. Boyd. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 2010
  13. Dichotomy in the evolution of pathogenicity island and bacteriophage encoded integrases from pathogenic Escherichia coli strains
    S. Almagro-Moreno, M. G. Napolitano, and E. F. Boyd. Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 2010
  14. Excision dynamics of Vibrio pathogenicity island-2 from Vibrio cholerae: role of a recombination directionality factor VefA
    S. Almagro-Moreno, M. G. Napolitano, and E. F. Boyd. BMC Microbiology. 2010
  15. Bacterial catabolism of nonulosonic (sialic) acid and fitness in the gut
    S. Almagro-Moreno and E. F. Boyd. Gut Microbes. 2010
  16. How genomics has shaped our understanding of the evolution and emergence of pathogenic Vibrio cholerae
    S. Almagro-Moreno, R. Murphy, and E. F. Boyd. Book chapter for “Genomics of Foodborne and Waterborne Pathogens“. ASM press, 2010
  17. Sialic acid catabolism confers a competitive advantage to pathogenic Vibrio cholerae in the mouse intestine
    S. Almagro-Moreno and E. F. Boyd. Infection and Immunity. 2009
  18. Insights into the evolution of sialic acid catabolism among bacteria
    S. Almagro-Moreno and E. F. Boyd. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 2009
  19. Genomic islands are dynamic, ancient integrative elements in bacterial evolution
    E. F. Boyd, S. Almagro-Moreno, and M. A. Parent. Trends in Microbiology. 2009
  20. The genomic code: inferring Vibrionaceae niche specialization
    F. J. Reen, S. Almagro-Moreno, D. Ussery, and E. F. Boyd. Nature Reviews Microbiology. 2006

Salvador Almagro-Moreno, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of Central Florida
Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences

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Building 20 Room BMS 125A
Orlando, FL 32816

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