Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "Bacillus anthracis"
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The cellular and mechanistic study of nisin inhibition of bacillus anthracis spore outgrowth, nisin alteration of infection, and native producer immunity (2011-05-25)A critical step during Bacillus anthracis infection is the outgrowth of germinated spores into vegetative bacilli that proliferate and disseminate rapidly within the host. An important challenge exists for developing ...
(2010-05-14)Prevotella ruminicola 23 and Prevotella bryantii B14 are obligate anaerobic bacteria in the Bacteroidetes phylum that contribute to hemicellulose utilization within the bovine rumen. These bacteria efficiently degrade the ...
Structure and function analysis of the natural product plantazolicin, a bacillus anthracis-specific antibiotic (2015-11-30)Bacteria are a fruitful source of metabolites, many of which have been the scaffolds for the majority of approved antibiotic compounds. In this dissertation, I present the discovery and characterization of a bacterial ...