Kurt Schesser

Associate Professor

  • 1258 Citations
1991 …2019
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Projects 2004 2010

Yersinia
Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinases
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
GTP Phosphohydrolases
Molecular Biology

Research Output 1991 2019

  • 1258 Citations
  • 32 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Chapter

Chromosomally-Encoded Yersinia pestis Type III Secretion Effector Proteins Promote Infection in Cells and in Mice

Schesser Bartra, S., Lorica, C., Qian, L., Gong, X., Bahnan, W., Barreras, H., Hernandez, R., Li, Z., Plano, G. V. & Schesser, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Yersinia pestis
Infection
Genes
Yersinia
Proteins

Using a Bacterial Pathogen to Probe for Cellular and Organismic-level Host Responses

Gayle, P., Freitag, N. E., Strbo, N. & Schesser, K., Feb 22 2019, In : Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. 144

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Listeria monocytogenes
Pathogens
Eukaryotic Cells
Cytosol
Colony-Forming Units Assay

The eIF2α kinase heme-regulated inhibitor protects the host from infection by regulating intracellular pathogen trafficking

Bahnan, W., Boucher, J. C., Gayle, P., Shrestha, N., Rosen, M., Aktas, B., Adkins, R. D., Ager, A. L., Khan, W. & Schesser, K., Mar 1 2018, In : Infection and Immunity. 86, 3, e00707-17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-2
Heme
Phosphotransferases
Listeria monocytogenes
Infection
8 Citations (Scopus)

Perforin-2 protects host cells and mice by restricting the vacuole to cytosol transitioning of a bacterial pathogen

McCormack, R., Bahnan, W., Shrestha, N., Boucher, J., Barreto, M., Barrera, C. M., Dauer, E. A., Freitag, N. E., Khan, W., Podack, E. R. & Schesser, K., Apr 1 2016, In : Infection and Immunity. 84, 4, p. 1083-1091 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vacuoles
Cytosol
Listeria monocytogenes
Listeria
Macrophages
4 Citations (Scopus)

Pathogenic yersinia promotes its survival by creating an acidic fluid-accessible compartment on the macrophage surface

Bahnan, W., Boettner, D. R., Westermark, L., Fällman, M., Schesser, K. & Abu Kwaik, Y., Aug 14 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 8, e0133298.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yersinia
Macrophages
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
macrophages
Fluids