Publications (2008 -2012)

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Publications (2008 -2012)

2012 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2000-2005 Book Chapters


Kaprelyants AS, Mukamolova GV, Ruggiero A, Makarov VA, Demina GR, Shleeva MO, Potapov VD, Shramko PA. 2012. Resuscitation-promoting factors (Rpf): in search of inhibitors. Protein Pept Lett. 19: 1026-34


Barthe P, Mukamolova GV, Roumestand C, Cohen-Gonsaud M. The structure of the PknB extracellular PASTA domain from Mycobacterium tuberculosis suggests a ligand-dependent kinase activation. Structure 2010 (In Press).

Mukamolova GV, Turapov O, Malkin J, Woltmann G, Barer MR. Resuscitation-promoting factors reveal an occult population of tubercle bacilli in sputum. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2010; 181: 174-80

Young M, Arsatbanov V, Beller HR, Chandra G, Chater KF, Dover LG, Goh EB, Kahan T, Kaprelyants AS, Kyrpides N, Lapidus A, Lowry SR, Likidis A, Mahillon J, Markowitz V, Mavromatis K, Mukamolova GV, Oren A, Roken JS, Smith MC, Young DI, Greenblatt CL. Genome sequence of the Fleming strain of Micrococcus luteus, a simple free-living actinobacterium. J Bacteriol 2010;192(3):841-60

Mukamolova GV*, Turapov O, Malkin J, Woltmann G, Barer M. Resuscitation-promoting factors reveal an occult population of tubercle Baccilli in sputum. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2010;181(2):174-80 (* Corresponding author).


Ryadnov MG, Mukamolova GV, Hawrani AS, Spencer J, Platt R. RE coil: an antimicrobial peptide regulator. Angew Chem Int Engl 2009;48(51):9676-9

Ryadnov M, Hawrani A, Mukamolova GV, Spencer J, Platt R. Designing antimicrobial peptide switch. Biopolymers 2009;92(4):341


Turapov OA, Mukamolova GV, Bottrill AR, Pangburn MK. Digestion of native proteins for proteomics using a thermocycler. Anal Chem 2008;80(15):6093-9


Demina G, Mukamolova GV, Kaprelyants A. The muralytic activity of Rpf proteins and their ability to resuscitate dormant mycobacterial cells. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2007;575-76

Pang X, Vu P, Byrd T, Ghanny S, Soteropoulos P, Mukamolova G, Wu S, Samten B, Howard ST. Evidence for complex interactions of stress-associated regulons in an mprAB deletion mutant of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Microbiology 2007;153: 1229-1242.


Mukamolova GV, Murzin AG, Salina EG, Demina GR, Kell DB, Kaprelyants AS, Young M. Muralytic activity of Micrococcus luteus Rpf and its relationship to physiological activity in promoting bacterial growth and resuscitation. Mol Microbiol 2006;59:84-98.

Telkov M, Demina GR, Voloshin SA, Salina EG, Dudik TV, Stekhanova TN, Mukamolova GV, Kazarian KA, Goncharenko AV, Young M, Kaprelyants AS. Proteins of the rpf (resuscitation promoting factor) family are peptidoglycan hydrolases. Biochemistry (Mosc.);2006:71:414-22.


Shleeva M, Mukamolova GV, Young M, Williams HD, Kaprelyants AS. Formation of 'non-culturable' cells of Mycobacterium smegmatis in stationary phase in response to growth under suboptimal conditions and their Rpf-mediated resuscitation. Microbiology 2004;150:1687-97

Mukamolova GV, Kaprelyants AS, Kell DB, Young M. Adoption of the transiently non-culturable state-a bacterial survival strategy? Adv Microb Physiol 2003;47:66-109

Mukamolova GV, Turapov OA, Kazarian K, Telkov M, Kaprelyants AS, Kell DB, Young M. The rpf gene of Micrococcus luteus encodes an essential secreted growth factor. Mol Microbiol 2002;46:611-21

Mukamolova GV, Turapov OA, Young DI, Kaprelyants AS, Kell DB, Young M. A family of autocrine growth factors in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Mol Microbiol 2002;46:623-35

Shleeva MO, Bagramyan K, Telkov MV, Mukamolova GV, Young M, Kell DB, Kaprelyants AS. Formation and resuscitation of "non-culturable" cells of Rhodococcus rhodochrous and Mycobacterium tuberculosis in prolonged stationary phase. Microbiology 2002;148:1581-91

Biketov S, Mukamolova GV, Potapov V, Zhilenkov E, Vostroknutova GN, Kell DB, Young M, Kaprelyants AS. Culturability of Mycobacterium tuberculosis cells isolated from murine macrophages: a bacterial growth factor promotes recovery. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2000;29:233-40

Book Chapters

Mukamolova GV, Salina E, Kaprelyants AS. Mechanisms of latent tuberculosis: dormancy and resuscitation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Nat Inst Allergy Infect Dis Res 2008;83-90

Young M, Mukamolova G, Kaprelyants AS. Mycobacterial dormancy and its relation to persistence. In: Mycobacterium: Molecular Microbiology. T Parish (Ed). Horizon Scientific, Norwich, UK, 2005, 265-320

Kell DB, Mukamolova GV, Finan CL, Zhao H, Goodacre R, Kaprelyants AS, Young M.  Resuscitation of "uncultured" microorganisms. In: Microbial Diversity and Bioprospecting. A T Bull (Ed). ASM Press, Washington, USA, 2004, 100-108

Kaprelyants AS, Mukamolova GV, Votyakova TV, Davey HM, Kell DB. Dormancy in non-sporulating bacteria: its significance for environmental monitoring. In: Rapid Methods for Monitoring the Environment for Biological Hazards. P J Stopa and M A Bartoszcze (Ed). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2000, 49-65.

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