Research Publications

  1. Li, et al. (2015). Fusion peptide P15-CSP shows antibiofilm activity and pro-osteogenic activity when deposited as a coating on hydrophilic but not hydrophobic surfaces. J Biomed Mater Res A. Link to Publication
  2. Gawande, et al. (2014). Antibiofilm Efficacy of DispersinB(®) Wound Spray Used in Combination with a Silver Wound Dressing. Microbiol Insights. 7: 9-13. Link to Publication
  3. Gawande, et al. (2014). Antibiofilm and antimicrobial efficacy of DispersinB®-KSL-W peptide-based wound gel against chronic wound infection associated bacteria. Curr Microbiol. 68(5): 635-41. Link to Publication
  4. Pavlukhina, et al. (2012). Noneluting enzymatic antibiofilm coatings. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 4(9): 4708-16. Link to Publication
  5. Kaplan, et. al. (2012) Recombinant human DNase I decreases biofilm and increases antimicrobial susceptibility in staphylococci. J. of Antibiotics. 65: 73-77. Link to Publication
  6. Chibba, et al. (2011) Chromogenic Carbamate and Acetal Substrates for Glycosaminidases. J Carbohydr. Chem. 30: 549-558. Link to Publication
  7. Yakandawala, et. al. (2011) Characterization of the Poly-β-1,6-N-Acetylglucosamine Polysaccharide Component of Burkholderia Biofilms. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 77: 8303-8309. Link to Publication
  8. Gawande, et al. (2011). In vitro antibacterial and antibiofilm activity of DispersinB®-Triclosan wound gel against chronic wound-associated bacteria.The Open Antimicrobial Agents Journal. 3: 12-16. Link to Publication
  9. LoVetri, et al. (2010). Biofouling and antifouling of medical devices, p. 105-127. In Chan, J and Wong S (ed), Biofouling: Types, Impact and Anti-fouling, Nova Science Publisher, NY. Link to Publication
  10. LoVetri and Madhyastha (2010). Antimicrobial and antibiofilm activity of quorum sensing peptides and peptide analogues against oral biofilm bacteria.Methods Mol Bio. 618: 383-392. Link to Publication
  11. Yakandawala, et al. (2009). Enhanced expression of engineered ACA-less beta-1,6-N-acetylglucosaminidase (dispersin B) in Escherichia coli. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 36: 1297-1305. Link to Publication
  12. Darouiche, et al. (2009). Antimicrobial and antibiofilm efficacy of triclosan and DispersinB® combination. J Antimicrob Chemother. 64: 88-93. Link to Publication
  13. Darouiche, et al. (2008). Efficacy of combination of chlorhexidine and protamine sulfate against device-associated pathogens. J Antimicrob Chemother. 61: 651-657. Link to Publication
  14. Gawande, et al. (2008). Antibiofilm activity of sodium bicarbonate, sodium metaperiodate, and SDS combination against dental unit waterline-associated bacteria and yeast. J Appl Microbiol. 105: 986-992. Link to Publication
  15. Yakandawala, et al. (2008). Metabolic engineering of Escherichia coli to enhance phenylalanine production. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 78: 283-291.Link to Publication
  16. Yakandawala, et al. (2007). Effect of ovotransferrin, protamine sulfate and EDTA combination on biofilm formation by catheter-associated bacteria. J Appl Microbiol. 102: 722-727. Link to Publication
  17. Burton, et al. (2007).A microplate spectrofluorometric assay for bacterial biofilms. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 34: 1-4. Link to Publication
  18. Burton, et al. (2006) Antibiofilm activity of GlmU enzyme inhibitors against catheter-associated uropathogens. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 50:1835-1840. Link to Publication

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