Molecular approaches to studying microbial structures, cell biology, gene regulation, genomic stability, development, etc.

Molecular Microbiology Associated Faculty

Molecular Microbiology Associated Adjunct Faculty

Selected Publications

Sreelatha, Anju, Kim Orth, and Vincent J Starai. The Pore-Forming Bacterial Effector, Vopq, Halts Autophagic Turnover.. Autophagy 9, no. 12. Autophagy (2013): 2169-2170. doi:10.4161/auto.26449.
Tolar, Bradley B, Gary M King, and James T Hollibaugh. An Analysis Of Thaumarchaeota Populations From The Northern Gulf Of Mexico.. Front Microbiol 4. Front Microbiol (2013): 72. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2013.00072.
Starai, Vincent J, Christopher M Hickey, and William Wickner. Hops Proofreads The Trans-Snare Complex For Yeast Vacuole Fusion.. Mol Biol Cell 19, no. 6. Mol Biol Cell (2008): 2500-8. doi:10.1091/mbc.E08-01-0077.
Starai, Vincent J, Youngsoo Jun, and William Wickner. Excess Vacuolar Snares Drive Lysis And Rab Bypass Fusion.. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104, no. 34. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A (2007): 13551-8. doi:10.1073/pnas.0704741104.