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  • Salvadori, Gabriela; Junges, Roger; Khan, Rabia; Åmdal, Heidi Aarø; Morrison, Donald A.; Petersen, Fernanda Cristina (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The discovery that Streptococcus pneumoniae uses a competence-stimulating peptide (CSP) to induce competence for natural transformation, and that other species of the mitis and the anginosus streptococcal groups use a ...
  • Salvadori, Gabriela; Junges, Roger; Morrison, Donald A.; Petersen, Fernanda Cristina (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    Objective: Streptococcus mitis is a predominant oral colonizer, but difficulties in genetic manipulation of this species have hampered our understanding of the mechanisms it uses for colonization of oral surfaces. The aim ...
  • Junges, Roger; Salvadori, Gabriela; Sudhanshu, Shekhar; Åmdal, Heidi Aarø; Periselneris, Jimstan; Chen, Tsute; Brown, Jeremy S.; Petersen, Fernanda Cristina (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Despite vaccines, Streptococcus pneumoniae kills more than a million people yearly. Thus, understanding how pneumococci transition from commensals to pathogens is particularly relevant. Quorum sensing regulates collective ...