SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS-
Hicks, L.D., R. Raghavan, J.M. Battisti, and M.F. Minnick. 2010. A DNA-binding peroxiredoxin of Coxiella burnetii is involved in countering oxidative stress during exponential-phase growth. J. Bacteriol. 192:2077-2084.
Minnick, M.F., L.D. Hicks, J.M. Battisti and R. Raghavan. 2010. Pentamidine inhibits Coxiella burnetii growth and 23S rRNA intron splicing in vitro. Int. J. Antimicrob. Agents 36:380-382.
Battisti, J.M, L.D. Hicks and M.F. Minnick. 2011. A unique Coxiella burnetii lipoprotein involved in metal-binding (LimB). Microbiology 157:966-976.
Hicks, L.D., I. Warrier, R. Raghavan, and M.F. Minnick. 2011. Ribozyme stability, exon skipping and potential role for RNA helicase in group I intron splicing by Coxiella burnetii. J. Bacteriol. 193:5292-5299.
Wright, B.E., K. Schmidt, A.T. Hunt. J.S. Lodmell, M.F. Minnick and D. Reschke. 2011. The roles of transcription and genotoxins underlying p53 mutagenesis in vivo. Carcinogenesis. 32:1559-1567.
Minnick, M.F. and R. Raghavan. 2011. Invited author. Genetics of Coxiella burnetii: on the path of specialization. Future Microbiol. 6:1297-1314.
Wright, B.E., K.H. Schmidt, A.T. Hunt, D.K. Reschke, and M.F. Minnick. 2011. The evolution of coordinated mutagenesis and somatic hypermutation in VH5. Mol. Immunol. 49:537-548.
Wright, B.E., K.H. Schmidt and M.F. Minnick. 2013. Kinetic models reveal the in vivo mechanisms of mutagenesis in microbes and man. Mutat. Res. 752:129-137.
Parrow, N.L., R.E. Fleming and M.F. Minnick. 2013. Sequestration and scavenging: iron in infection. Infect. Immun. 81:3503-3514.
Warrier, I., L. Hicks, J.M. Battisti, R. Raghavan, and M.F. Minnick. 2014. Identification of novel small RNAs and characterization of the 6S RNA of Coxiella burnetii. PLoS ONE 9: e100147.
Minnick, M.F., B.E. Anderson, A. Lima, J.M. Battisti, P.G. Lawyer and R.J.Birtles. 2014. Oroya fever and verruga peruana: Bartonelloses unique to South America. PLoS Negl. Trop. Dis. 8: e2919.