Publications

Santi, I., Manfredi, P., Maffei, E., Egli, A. and Jenal, U. (2021) “Evolution of Antibiotic Tolerance Shapes Resistance Development in Chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infections”, mBio. American Society for Microbiology, 12(1), pp. e03482–20. doi: 10.1128/mBio.03482-20.   edoc | Open Access
Santi, I., Manfredi, P., Maffei, E., Egli, A. and Jenal, U. (2020) “Evolution of Antibiotic Tolerance Shapes Resistance Development in Chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infections”. bioRxiv. doi: 10.1101/2020.10.23.352104.   edoc
Rossmann, F. M., Hug, I., Sangermani, M., Jenal, U. and Beeby, M. (2020) “In situ structure of the Caulobacter crescentus flagellar motor and visualization of binding of a CheY-homolog”, Molecular microbiology. Wiley, 114(3), pp. 443–453. doi: 10.1111/mmi.14525.   edoc | Open Access
Ozaki, S., Jenal, U. and Katayama, T. (2020) “Novel Divisome-Associated Protein Spatially Coupling the Z-Ring with the Chromosomal Replication Terminus in Caulobacter crescentus”, mBio. American Society for Microbiology, 11(2), pp. e00487–20. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00487-20.   edoc | Open Access
Coppine, J., Kaczmarczyk, A., Petit, K., Brochier, T., Jenal, U. and Hallez, R. (2020) “Regulation of Bacterial Cell Cycle Progression by Redundant Phosphatases”, Journal of Bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 202(17), pp. e00345–20. doi: 10.1128/JB.00345-20.   edoc | Open Access
Hee, C.-S., Habazettl, J., Schmutz, C., Schirmer, T., Jenal, U. and Grzesiek, S. (2020) “Intercepting second-messenger signaling by rationally designed peptides sequestering c-di-GMP”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. National Academy of Sciences , 117(29), pp. 17211–17220. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2001232117.   edoc | Open Access
Kaczmarczyk, A., Hempel, A. M., von Arx, C., Böhm, R., Dubey, B. N., Nesper, J., Schirmer, T., Hiller, S. and Jenal, U. (2020) “Precise Timing of Transcription by c-di-GMP Coordinates Cell Cycle and Morphogenesis in Caulobacter”, Nature Communications. Nature Research, 11(1), p. 816. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-14585-6.   edoc | Open Access
Hartl, J., Kiefer, P., Kaczmarczyk, A., Mittelviefhaus, M., Meyer, F., Vonderach, T., Hattendorf, B., Jenal, U. and Vorholt, J. A. (2020) “Untargeted metabolomics links glutathione to bacterial cell cycle progression”, Nature metabolism, 2(2), pp. 153–166. doi: 10.1038/s42255-019-0166-0.   edoc
Dubey, B. N., Agustoni, E., Böhm, R., Kaczmarczyk, A., Mangia, F., von Arx, C., Jenal, U., Hiller, S., Plaza-Menacho, I. and Schirmer, T. (2020) “Hybrid histidine kinase activation by cyclic di-GMP-mediated domain liberation”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. National Academy of Sciences, 117(2), pp. 1000–1008. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1911427117.   edoc | Open Access
Shyp, V., Dubey, B. N., Böhm, R., Hartl, J., Nesper, J., Vorholt, J. A., Hiller, S., Schirmer, T. and Jenal, U. (2020) “Reciprocal growth control by competitive binding of nucleotide second messengers to a metabolic switch in Caulobacter crescentus”, Nature Microbiology, 6, pp. 59–72. doi: 10.1038/s41564-020-00809-4.   
Laventie, B.-J. and Jenal, U. (2020) “Surface Sensing and Adaptation in Bacteria”, Annual review of microbiology. Annual Reviews, 74, pp. 735–760. doi: 10.1146/annurev-micro-012120-063427.   
Balaban, N. Q., Helaine, S., Lewis, K., Ackermann, M., Aldridge, B., Andersson, D. I., Brynildsen, M. P., Bumann, D., Camilli, A., Collins, J. J., Dehio, C., Fortune, S. M., Ghigo, J.-M., Hardt, W.-D., Harms, A., Heinemann, M., Hung, D. T., Jenal, U., Levin, B. R., Michiels, J., Storz, G., Tan, M.-W., Tenson, T., Van Melderen, L. and Zinkernagel, A. (2019) “Definitions and guidelines for research on antibiotic persistence”, Nature Reviews Microbiology. Nature Publishing Group, 17(7), pp. 441–448. doi: 10.1038/s41579-019-0196-3.   edoc
Laventie, B.-J., Sangermani, M., Estermann, F., Manfredi, P., Planes, R., Hug, I., Jaeger, T., Meunier, E., Broz, P. and Jenal, U. (2019) “A surface-induced asymmetric program promotes tissue colonization by Pseudomonas aeruginosa”, Cell host & microbe. Elsevier, 25(1), pp. 140–152.E6. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2018.11.008.   edoc
Jenal, U., Sangermani, M., Hug, I., Sauter, N. and Pfohl, T. (2019) “Tad pili play a dynamic role in Caulobacter crescentus surface colonization”, bioRxiv. bioRxiv, p. 1. doi: 10.1101/526160.   edoc | Open Access
Wennemers, H., Foletti, C., Kramer, R., Mauser, H., Jenal, U. and Bleicher, K. (2018) “Functionalized Proline-Rich Peptides Bind the Bacterial Second Messenger c-di-GMP”, Angewandte Chemie (International ed. in English), p. Epubaheadofrint. doi: 10.1002/anie.201801845.   edoc
Lori, C., Kaczmarczyk, A., de Jong, I. and Jenal, U. (2018) “A Single-Domain Response Regulator Functions as an Integrating Hub To Coordinate General Stress Response and Development in Alphaproteobacteria”, mBio, 9(3), pp. e00809–18. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00809-18.   edoc
Lori, C., Kaczmarczyk, A., de Jong, I. and Jenal, U. (2018) “Erratum for Lori et al., ‘A Single-Domain Response Regulator Functions as an Integrating Hub To Coordinate General Stress Response and Development in Alphaproteobacteria’”, mBio, 9(5), pp. e01534–18. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01534-18.   edoc
Laventie, B.-J., Glatter, T. and Jenal, U. (2017) “Pull-Down with a c-di-GMP-Specific Capture Compound Coupled to Mass Spectrometry as a Powerful Tool to Identify Novel Effector Proteins”, Methods in Molecular Biology, 1657, pp. 361–376. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7240-1_28.   edoc
Schmid, N., Suppiger, A., Steiner, E., Pessi, G., Kaever, V., Fazli, M., Tolker-Nielsen, T., Jenal, U. and Eberl, L. (2017) “High intracellular c-di-GMP levels antagonize quorum sensing and virulence gene expression in Burkholderia cenocepacia H111”, Microbiology. Microbiology Society , 163(5), pp. 754–764. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.000452.   edoc
Sedlmayer, F., Jaeger, T., Jenal, U. and Fussenegger, M. (2017) “Quorum-Quenching Human Designer Cells for Closed-Loop Control of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilms”, Nano Letters. American Chemical Society, 17(8), pp. 5043–5050. doi: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b02270.   edoc
Nesper, J., Hug, I., Kato, S., Hee, C.-S., Habazettl, J. M., Manfredi, P., Grzesiek, S., Schirmer, T., Emonet, T. and Jenal, U. (2017) “Cyclic di-GMP differentially tunes a bacterial flagellar motor through a novel class of CheY-like regulators”, eLife. eLife Sciences Publications, 6, p. e28842. doi: 10.7554/eLife.28842.   edoc | Open Access
Moreira, R. N., Dressaire, C., Barahona, S., Galego, L., Kaever, V., Jenal, U. and Arraiano, C. M. (2017) “BolA Is Required for the Accurate Regulation of c-di-GMP, a Central Player in Biofilm Formation”, mBio. American Society for Microbiology, 8(5), p. 17. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00443-17.   edoc | Open Access
Hug, I., Deshpande, S., Sprecher, K. S., Pfohl, T. and Jenal, U. (2017) “Second messenger-mediated tactile response by a bacterial rotary motor”, Science. American Association for the Advancement of Science, 358(6362), pp. 531–534. doi: 10.1126/science.aan5353.   edoc | Open Access
Jenal, U., Reinders, A. and Lori, C. (2017) “Cyclic di-GMP: second messenger extraordinaire”, Nature Reviews Microbiology. Nature Publishing Group, 15(5), pp. 271–284. doi: 10.1038/nrmicro.2016.190.   edoc | Open Access
Sprecher, K. S., Hug, I., Nesper, J., Potthoff, E., Mahi, M.-A., Sangermani, M., Kaever, V., Schwede, T., Vorholt, J. and Jenal, U. (2017) “Cohesive Properties of the Caulobacter crescentus Holdfast Adhesin Are Regulated by a Novel c-di-GMP Effector Protein”, mBio. American Society for Microbiology, 8(2), pp. e00294–17. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00294-17.   edoc | Open Access
Broder, U. N., Jaeger, T. and Jenal, U. (2016) “LadS is a calcium-responsive kinase that induces acute-to-chronic virulence switch in Pseudomonas aeruginosa”, Nature Microbiology. Nature Publishing Group, 2, p. 16184. doi: 10.1038/nmicrobiol.2016.184.   edoc
Valentini, M., Laventie, B.-J., Moscoso, J., Jenal, U. and Filloux, A. (2016) “The Diguanylate Cyclase HsbD Intersects with the HptB Regulatory Cascade to Control Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilm and Motility”, PLoS genetics. Public Library of Science, 12(10), p. e1006354. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006354.   edoc
Hengge, R., Galperin, M. Y., Ghigo, J.-M., Gomelsky, M., Green, J., Hughes, K. T., Jenal, U. and Landini, P. (2016) “Systematic nomenclature for GGDEF and EAL domain-containing Cyclic di-GMP turnover proteins of Escherichia coli”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 198(1), pp. 7–11. doi: 10.1128/JB.00424-15.   edoc
Rotem, O., Nesper, J., Borovok, I., Gorovits, R., Kolot, M., Pasternak, Z., Shin, I., Glatter, T., Pietrokovski, S., Jenal, U. and Jurkevitch, E. (2016) “An extended cyclic di-GMP network in the predatory bacterium Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 198(1), pp. 127–137. doi: 10.1128/JB.00422-15.   edoc
Dubey, B. N., Lori, C., Ozaki, S., Fucile, G., Plaza-Menacho, I., Jenal, U. and Schirmer, T. (2016) “Cyclic di-GMP mediates a histidine kinase/phosphatase switch by noncovalent domain cross-linking”, Science Advances, 2(9), p. e1600823. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1600823.   edoc | Open Access
Reinders, A., Hee, C.-S., Ozaki, S., Mazur, A., Boehm, A., Schirmer, T. and Jenal, U. (2016) “Expression and Genetic Activation of Cyclic Di-GMP-Specific Phosphodiesterases in Escherichia coli”, Journal of Bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 198(3), pp. 448–462. doi: 10.1128/JB.00604-15.   edoc
Hengge, R., Gründling, A., Jenal, U., Ryan, R. and Yildiz, F. (2016) “Bacterial signal transduction by c-di-GMP and other nucleotide second messengers”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 198(1), pp. 15–26. doi: 10.1128/JB.00331-15.   edoc
Laventie, B.-J., Nesper, J., Ahrné, E., Glatter, T., Schmidt, A. and Jenal, U. (2015) “Capture compound mass spectrometry - a powerful tool to identify novel c-di-GMP effector proteins”, Journal of visualized experiments. JoVE, H. 97 , e51404. doi: 10.3791/51404.   edoc
Manfredi, P. and Jenal, U. (2015) “Bacteria in the CF Lung: Isolation Drives Diversity”, Cell host & microbe. Cell Press, Vol. 18, H. 3, pp. 268–269. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2015.08.013.   edoc
Moscoso, J. A., Jaeger, T., Valentini, M., Hui, K., Jenal, U. and Filloux, A. (2014) “The diguanylate cyclase SadC is a central player of the Gac/Rsm-mediated biofilm formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa”, Journal of Bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 196(23), pp. 4081–4088. doi: 10.1128/JB.01850-14.   edoc
Fumeaux, C., Radhakrishnan, S. K., Ardissone, S., Théraulaz, L., Frandi, A., Martins, D., Nesper, J., Abel, S., Jenal, U. and Viollier, P. H. (2014) “Cell cycle transition from S-phase to G1 in Caulobacter is mediated by ancestral virulence regulators”, Nature Communications. Nature Publishing Group, 5, p. 4081. doi: 10.1038/ncomms5081.   edoc | Open Access
Fei, N., Häussinger, D., Blümli, S., Laventie, B.-J., Bizzini, L. D., Zimmermann, K., Jenal, U. and Gillingham, D. (2014) “Catalytic carbene transfer allows the direct customization of cyclic purine dinucleotides”, Chemical Communications. Royal Society of Chemistry, 50(62), pp. 8499–8502. doi: 10.1039/C4CC01919A.   edoc | Open Access
Ozaki, S., Schalch-Moser, A., Zumthor, L., Manfredi, P., Ebbensgaard, A., Schirmer, T. and Jenal, U. (2014) “Activation and polar sequestration of PopA, a c-di-GMP effector protein involved in Caulobacter crescentus cell cycle control”, Molecular Microbiology. Wiley, 94(3), pp. 580–594. doi: 10.1111/mmi.12777.   edoc | Open Access
Sundriyal, A., Massa, C., Samoray, D., Zehender, F., Sharpe, T., Jenal, U. and Schirmer, T. (2014) “Inherent regulation of EAL domain-catalyzed hydrolysis of second messenger c-di-GMP”, Journal of Biological Chemistry. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 289(10), pp. 6978–6990. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.516195.   edoc | Open Access
Wegrzyn, K., Witosinska, M., Schweiger, P., Bury, K., Jenal, U. and Konieczny, I. (2013) “RK2 plasmid dynamics in Caulobacter crescentus cells - two modes of DNA replication initiation”, Microbiology. Society for General Microbiology, 159(6), pp. 1010–1022. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.065490-0.   edoc
Davis, N. J., Cohen, Y., Sanselicio, S., Fumeaux, C., Ozaki, S., Luciano, J., Guerrero-Ferreira, R. C., Wright, E. R., Jenal, U. and Viollier, P. H. (2013) “De- and repolarization mechanism of flagellar morphogenesis during a bacterial cell cycle”, Genes and Development. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 27(18), pp. 2049–2062. doi: 10.1101/gad.222679.113.   edoc
Renggli, S., Keck, W., Jenal, U. and Ritz, D. (2013) “Role of autofluorescence in flow cytometric analysis of Escherichia coli treated with bactericidal antibiotics”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 195, H. 18, pp. 4067–4073. doi: 10.1128/JB.00393-13.   edoc
Abel, S., Bucher, T., Nicollier, M., Hug, I., Kaever, V., Abel Zur Wiesch, P. and Jenal, U. (2013) “Bi-modal distribution of the second messenger c-di-GMP controls cell fate and asymmetry during the caulobacter cell cycle”, PLoS genetics. Public Library of Science, Vol. 9, H. 9 , e1003744.   edoc | Open Access
Zähringer, F., Lacanna, E., Jenal, U., Schirmer, T. and Boehm, A. (2013) “Structure and signaling mechanism of a zinc-sensory diguanylate cyclase”, Structure: with folding and design. Current Biology, 21(7), pp. 1149–1157. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2013.04.026.   edoc
Jenal, U. (2013) “Think globally, act locally: how bacteria integrate local decisions with their global cellular programme”, The EMBO Journal. Nature Publishing Group, 32(3), pp. 1972–1974. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2013.140.   edoc
Renggli, S., Keck, W., Jenal, U. and Ritz, D. (2013) “The role of auto-fluorescence in flow-cytometric analysis of Escherichia coli treated with bactericidal antibiotics”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 195, H. 18, pp. 4067–4073. doi: 10.1128/JB.00393-13.   edoc
Steiner, S., Lori, C., Boehm, A. and Jenal, U. (2013) “Allosteric activation of exopolysaccharide synthesis through cyclic di-GMP-stimulated protein-protein interaction”, The EMBO journal. Nature Publishing Group, 32(3), pp. 354–368. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2012.315.   edoc | Open Access
Hardwick, S. W., Gubbey, T., Hug, I., Jenal, U. and Luisi, B. F. (2012) “Crystal structure of Caulobacter crescentus polynucleotide phosphorylase reveals a mechanism of RNA substrate channelling and RNA degradosome assembly”, Biology Open. Company of Biologists, 2(4), p. 120028. doi: 10.1098/rsob.120028.   edoc
Petters, T., Zhang, X., Nesper, J., Treuner-Lange, A., Gomez-Santos, N., Hoppert, M., Jenal, U. and Søgaard-Andersen, L. (2012) “The orphan histidine protein kinase SgmT is a c-di-GMP receptor and regulates composition of the extracellular matrix together with the orphan DNA binding response regulator DigR in Myxococcus xanthus”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, 84(1), pp. 147–165. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2012.08015.x.   edoc
Malone, J. G., Jaeger, T., Manfredi, P., Dötsch, A., Blanka, A., Bos, R., Cornelis, G. R., Häussler, S. and Jenal, U. (2012) “The YfiBNR signal transduction mechanism reveals novel targets for the evolution of persistent pseudomonas aeruginosa in cystic fibrosis airways”, PLoS Pathogens. Public Library of Science, Vol. 8, H. 6 , e1002760.   edoc | Open Access
Nesper, J., Reinders, A., Glatter, T., Schmidt, A. and Jenal, U. (2012) “A novel capture compound for the identification and analysis of cyclic di-GMP binding proteins”, Journal of Proteomics. Elsevier, 75(15), pp. 4874–4878. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2012.05.033.   edoc | Open Access
Levi, A., Folcher, M., Jenal, U. and Shuman, H. A. (2011) “Cyclic Diguanylate Signaling Proteins Control Intracellular Growth of Legionella pneumophila”, mBio. American Society for Microbiology, 2(1), pp. e00316–10. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00316-10.   edoc
Abel, S., Chien, P., Wassmann, P., Schirmer, T., Kaever, V., Laub, M. T., Baker, T. A. and Jenal, U. (2011) “Regulatory Cohesion of Cell Cycle and Cell Differentiation through Interlinked Phosphorylation and Second Messenger Networks”, Molecular cell. Cell Press, Vol. 43, H. 4, pp. 550–560.   edoc
Habazettl, J., Allan, M. G., Jenal, U. and Grzesiek, S. (2011) “Solution structure of the PilZ domain protein PA4608 complex with cyclic di-GMP identifies charge clustering as molecular readout”, Journal of biological chemistry. American Society of Biological Chemists, Vol. 286, H. 16, pp. 14304–14314. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.209007.   edoc
Abel, S. and Jenal, U. (2010) “Role of cyclic di-GMP in Caulobacter crescentus development and cell cycle control”, in Second messenger cyclic Di-GMP. Washington DC: ASM Press, pp. 120–136. doi: 10.1128/9781555816667.ch9 .   edoc
Spangler, C., Bohm, A., Jenal, U., Seifert, R. and Kaever, V. (2010) “A liquid chromatography-coupled tandem mass spectrometry method for quantitation of cyclic di-guanosine monophosphate”, Journal of Microbiological Methods. Elsevier, Vol. 81, pp. 226–231. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2010.03.020.   edoc
Abgottspon, D., Rölli, G., Hosch, L., Steinhuber, A., Jiang, X., Schwardt, O., Cutting, B., Smiesko, M., Jenal, U., Ernst, B. and Trampuz, A. (2010) “Development of an aggregation assay to screen FimH antagonists”, Journal of Microbiological Methods. Elsevier, 82(3), pp. 249–255. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2010.06.015.   edoc
Diepold, A., Amstutz, M., Abel, S., Sorg, I., Jenal, U. and Cornelis, G. R. (2010) “Deciphering the assembly of the Yersinia type III secretion injectisome”, The EMBO journal. Nature Publishing Group, 29(11), pp. 1928–1940. doi: 10.1038/emboj.2010.84.   edoc | Open Access
Malone, J. G., Jaeger, T., Spangler, C., Ritz, D., Spang, A., Arrieumerlou, C., Kaever, V., Landmann, R. and Jenal, U. (2010) “YfiBNR Mediates Cyclic di-GMP Dependent Small Colony Variant Formation and Persistence in Pseudomonas aeruginosa”, PLoS Pathogens. Public Library of Science, 6(3), p. e1000804. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000804.   edoc | Open Access
Boehm, A. (2010) “Second Messenger-Mediated Adjustment of Bacterial Swimming Velocity”, Cell. Cell Press, Vol. 141, H. 1, pp. 107–116. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2010.01.018.   edoc
Duerig, A., Abel, S., Folcher, M., Nicollier, M., Schwede, T., Amiot, N., Giese, B. and Jenal, U. (2009) “Second messenger-mediated spatiotemporal control of protein degradation regulates bacterial cell cycle progression”, Genes & development. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Vol. 23, H. 1, pp. 93–104. doi: 10.1101/gad.502409.   edoc
Schirmer, T. and Jenal, U. (2009) “Structural and mechanistic determinants of c-di-GMP signalling”, Nature Reviews Microbiology. Nature Publishing Group, Vol. 7, pp. 724–735. doi: 10.1038/nrmicro2203.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Dorman, C. J. (2009) “Small molecule signaling”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, Vol. 12, H. 2, pp. 125–128.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Galperin, M. Y. (2009) “Single domain response regulators : molecular switches with emerging roles in cell organization and dynamics”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, Vol. 12, H. 2, pp. 152–160.   edoc
Boehm, A., Steiner, S., Zaehringer, F., Casanova, A., Hamburger, F., Ritz, D., Keck, W., Ackermann, M., Schirmer, T. and Jenal, U. (2009) “Second messenger signaling governs Escherichia coli biofilm induction upon ribosomal stress”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 72, H. 6, pp. 1500–1516. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2009.06739.x.   edoc
Paul, R., Jaeger, T., Abel, S., Wiederkehr, I., Folcher, M., Biondi, E. G., Laub, M. T. and Jenal, U. (2008) “Allosteric regulation of histidine kinases by their cognate response regulator determines cell fate”, Cell. Cell Press, Vol. 133, H. 3, pp. 452–461.   edoc
Ackermann, M., Schauerte, A., Stearns, S. C. and Jenal, U. (2007) “Experimental evolution of aging in a bacterium”, BMC evolutionary biology. BioMed Central, Vol. 7 , 126.   edoc
Wassmann, P., Chan, C., Paul, R., Beck, A., Heerklotz, H., Jenal, U. and Schirmer, T. (2007) “Structure of BeF3- -modified response regulator PleD: implications for diguanylate cyclase activation, catalysis, and feedback inhibition”, Structure: with folding and design. Current Biology, Vol. 15, H. 8, pp. 915–927. doi: 10.1016/j.str.2007.06.016.   edoc
Malone, J. G., Williams, R., Christen, M., Jenal, U., Spiers, A. J. and Rainey, P. B. (2007) “The structure-function relationship of WspR, a Pseudomonas fluorescens response regulator with a GGDEF output domain”, Microbiology. Society for General Microbiology, Vol. 153, H. Pt 4, pp. 980–994.   edoc
Stephens, C., Christen, B., Fuchs, T., Sundaram, V., Watanabe, K. and Jenal, U. (2007) “Genetic analysis of a novel pathway for D-xylose metabolism in Caulobacter crescentus”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 189, H. 5, pp. 2181–2185.   edoc
Stephens, C., Christen, B., Watanabe, K., Fuchs, T. and Jenal, U. (2007) “Regulation of D-xylose metabolism in Caulobacter crescentus by a LacI-type repressor”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 189, H. 24, pp. 8828–8834.   edoc
Christen, M., Christen, B., Allan, M. G., Folcher, M., Jeno, P., Grzesiek, S. and Jenal, U. (2007) “DgrA is a member of a new family of cyclic diguanosine monophosphate receptors and controls flagellar motor function in Caulobacter crescentus”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 104, H. 10, pp. 4112–4117. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0607738104.   edoc
Paul, R., Abel, S., Wassmann, P., Beck, A., Heerklotz, H. and Jenal, U. (2007) “Activation of the diguanylate cyclase PleD by phosphorylation-mediated dimerization”, Journal of biological chemistry. American Society of Biological Chemists, Vol. 282, H. 40, pp. 29170–29177. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M704702200.   edoc
Levi, A. and Jenal, U. (2006) “Holdfast formation in motile swarmer cells optimizes surface attachment during Caulobacter crescentus development”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 188, H. 14, pp. 5315–5318.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Malone, J. (2006) “Mechanisms of cyclic-di-GMP signaling in bacteria”, Annual Review of Genetics, Vol. 40, pp. 385–407.   edoc
Christen, B., Christen, M., Paul, R., Schmid, F., Folcher, M., Jenoe, P., Meuwly, M. and Jenal, U. (2006) “Allosteric control of cyclic di-GMP signaling”, Journal of Biological Chemistry. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 281(42), pp. 32015–32024. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M603589200.   edoc | Open Access
Kanbe, M., Shibata, S., Umino, Y., Jenal, U. and Aizawa, S. .-I. (2005) “Protease susceptibility of the Caulobacter crescentus flagellar hook-basal body : a possible mechanism of flagellar ejection during cell differentiation”, Microbiology. Society for General Microbiology, Vol. 151, H. Pt 2, pp. 433–438.   edoc
Armitage, J. P., Holland, I. B., Jenal, U. and Kenny, B. (2005) “‘Neural networks’ in bacteria : making connections”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 187, H. 1, pp. 26–36.   edoc
Christen, M., Christen, B., Folcher, M., Schauerte, A. and Jenal, U. (2005) “Identification and characterization of a cyclic di-GMP-specific phosphodiesterase and its allosteric control by GTP”, Journal of Biological Chemistry. American Society of Biological Chemists, Vol. 280, H. 35, pp. 30829–30837.   edoc
Jenal, U., Silversmith, R. E., Sogaard-Andersen, L. and Sockett, L. (2005) “Sense and sensibility in bacteria : VIIIth International Conference on Bacterial Locomotion and Sensory Transduction”, in EMBO reports. London: Nature Publishing Group, pp. 615–619.   edoc
Jenal, U. (2004) “Cyclic di-guanosine-monophosphate comes of age : a novel secondary messenger involved in modulating cell surface structures in bacteria?”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, Vol. 7, H. 2, pp. 185–191.   edoc
Grunenfelder, B., Tawfilis, S., Gehrig, S., OSteras, M., Eglin, D. and Jenal, U. (2004) “Identification of the protease and the turnover signal responsible for cell cycle-dependent degradation of the Caulobacter FliF motor protein”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 186, H. 15, pp. 4960–4971.   edoc
Chan, C., Paul, R., Samoray, D., Amiot, N. C., Giese, B., Jenal, U. and Schirmer, T. (2004) “Structural basis of activity and allosteric control of diguanylate cyclase”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. National Academy of Sciences, 101(49), pp. 17084–17089. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0406134101.   edoc | Open Access
Paul, R., Weiser, S., Amiot, N. C., Chan, C., Schirmer, T., Giese, B. and Jenal, U. (2004) “Cell cycle-dependent dynamic localization of a bacterial response regulator with a novel di-guanylate cyclase output domain”, Genes & development. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Vol. 18, H. 6, pp. 715–727. doi: 10.1101/gad.289504.   edoc
Aldridge, P., Paul, R., Goymer, P., Rainey, P. and Jenal, U. (2003) “Role of the GGDEF regulator PleD in polar development of Caulobacter crescentus”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 47, H. 6, pp. 1695–1708.   edoc
Vohradsky, J., Janda, I., Grunenfelder, B., Berndt, P., Roder, D., Langen, H., Weiser, J. and Jenal, U. (2003) “Proteome of Caulobacter crescentus cell cycle publicly accessible on SWICZ server”, Proteomics. Wiley-VCH Verlag, Vol. 3, H. 10, pp. 1874–1882.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Hengge-Aronis, R. (2003) “Regulation by proteolysis in bacterial cells”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, Vol. 6, H. 2, pp. 163–172.   edoc
Grunenfelder, B., Gehrig, S. and Jenal, U. (2003) “Role of the cytoplasmic C terminus of the FliF motor protein in flagellar assembly and rotation”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 185, H. 5, pp. 1624–1633.   edoc
Ackermann, M., Stearns, S. C. and Jenal, U. (2003) “Senescence in a bacterium with asymmetric division”, Science. American Association for the Advancement of Science, Vol. 300 , no. 5627, p. 1920.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Stephens, C. (2002) “The Caulobacter cell cycle : timing, spatial organization and checkpoints”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, Vol. 5, H. 6, pp. 558–563.   edoc
Fischer, B., Rummel, G., Aldridge, P. and Jenal, U. (2002) “The FtsH protease is involved in development, stress response and heat shock control in Caulobacter crescentus”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 44, H. 2, pp. 461–478.   edoc
Potocka, I., Thein, M., OSteras, M., Jenal, U. and Alley, M. R. K. (2002) “Degradation of a Caulobacter soluble cytoplasmic chemoreceptor is ClpX dependent”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 184, H. 23, pp. 6635–6641.   edoc
Fuchs, T., Wiget, P., Osteras, M. and Jenal, U. (2001) “Precise amounts of a novel member of a phosphotransferase superfamily are essential for growth and normal morphology in Caulobacter crescentus”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 39, H. 3, pp. 679–692.   edoc
Grunenfelder, B., Rummel, G., Vohradsky, J., Roder, D., Langen, H. and Jenal, U. (2001) “Proteomic analysis of the bacterial cell cycle”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 98, H. 8, pp. 4681–4686.   edoc
Jenal, U. (2000) “Signal transduction mechanisms in Caulobacter crescentus development and cell cycle control”, FEMS Microbiology Reviews. Blackwell, 24(2), pp. 177–191. doi: 10.1016/S0168-6445(99)00035-2.   edoc | Open Access
Osteras, M. and Jenal, U. (2000) “Regulatory circuits in Caulobacter”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, Vol. 3, H. 2, pp. 171–176.   edoc
Osteras, M., Stotz, A., Schmid Nuoffer, S. and Jenal, U. (1999) “Identification and transcriptional control of the genes encoding the Caulobacter crescentus ClpXP protease”, Journal of Bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, 181(10), pp. 3039–3050. Available at: http://jb.asm.org/content/181/10/3039.full.pdf+html.   edoc
Aldridge, P. and Jenal, U. (1999) “Cell cycle-dependent degradation of a flagellar motor component requires a novel-type response regulator”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 32, H. 2, pp. 379–391.   edoc
Jenal, U. (1998) “Recent progress in understanding the bacterial cell cycle”, in Mikrobielle Evolution und Infektion. Reinbek: Einhorn Presse Verlag.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Fuchs, T. (1998) “An essential protease involved in bacterial cell-cycle control”, The EMBO journal. Nature Publishing Group, Vol. 17, H. 19, pp. 5658–5669.   edoc
Meisenzahl, A. C., Shapiro, L. and Jenal, U. (1997) “Isolation and characterization of a xylose-dependent promoter from Caulobacter crescentus”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 179, H. 3, pp. 592–600.   edoc
Mohr, C. D., Jenal, U. and Shapiro, L. (1996) “Flagellar assembly in Caulobacter crescentus : a basal body P-ring null mutation affects stability of the L-ring protein”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 178, H. 3, pp. 675–682.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Stephens, C. (1996) “Bacterial differentiation : sizing up sporulation”, Current biology. Cell Press, Vol. 6, H. 2, pp. 111–114.   edoc
Jenal, U. and Shapiro, L. (1996) “Cell cycle-controlled proteolysis of a flagellar motor protein that is asymmetrically distributed in the Caulobacter predivisional cell”, The EMBO journal. Nature Publishing Group, Vol. 15, H. 10, pp. 2393–2406.   edoc
Jenal, U., Stephens, C. and Shapiro, L. (1995) “Regulation of asymmetry and polarity during the Caulobacter cell cycle”, Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology. J. Wiley and Sons, Vol. 71, pp. 1–39.   edoc
Gast, D. A., Jenal, U., Wasserfallen, A. and Leisinger, T. (1994) “Regulation of tryptophan biosynthesis in Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum Marburg”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 176, H. 15, pp. 4590–4596.   edoc
Jenal, U., White, J. and Shapiro, L. (1994) “Caulobacter flagellar function, but not assembly, requires FliL, a non-polarly localized membrane protein present in all cell types”, Journal of molecular biology. Elsevier, Vol. 243, H. 2, pp. 227–244.   edoc
Jenal, U., Thurner, C. and Leisinger, T. (1993) “Transcription of the ileS operon in the archaeon Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum Marburg”, Journal of bacteriology. American Society for Microbiology, Vol. 175, H. 18, pp. 5945–5952.   edoc
Jenal, U., Rechsteiner, T., Tan, P. Y., Buhlmann, E., Meile, L. and Leisinger, T. (1991) “Isoleucyl-tRNA synthetase of Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum Marburg : cloning of the gene, nucleotide sequence, and localization of a base change conferring resistance to pseudomonic acid”, Journal of biological chemistry. American Society of Biological Chemists, Vol. 266 , no. 16, pp. 10570–10577.   edoc
Meile, L., Rechsteiner, T., Jenal, U., Jordan, M. and Leisinger, T. (1989) “Approaches to the development of gene transfer systems in Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum”, in Microbiology of extreme environments and its potential for biotechnology. London: Elseier Appl. Science, pp. 253–257.   edoc
Meile, L., Rechsteiner, T., Jenal, U., Jordan, M. and Leisinger, T. (1989) “Characterization of M1, a virulent phage of Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum Marburg”, Archives of microbiology. Springer-Verlag, Vol. 152, pp. 105–110.   edoc