Publications

Publications

Lyons N, I Softley, A Balfour, CE Williamson, HE O’Brien, AC Shetty, VM Bruno & S Diezmann. 2020. Tobacco Hornworm (Manduca sexta) caterpillars as a novel model host for the study of fungal virulence and drug efficacy. Virulence 11(1):1075-1089

Alaalm L, JL Crunden, M Butcher, U Obst, R Whealy, CE Williamson, HE O’Brien, C Schaffitzel, G Ramage & S Diezmann. A novel Hsp90 phospho-switch modulates virulence in the major human fungal pathogen Candida albicans. bioRxiv preprint

O’Meara T, A Veri, E Polvi, X Li, SF Valaei, S Diezmann, LE Cowen. 2016. Mapping the Hsp90 genetic network reveals ergosterol  biosynthesis and phosphatidylinositol-4-kinase signaling as core circuitry governing cellular stress. PLoS Genetics 12(6):e1006142.

Diezmann, S , MD Leach & LE Cowen. 2015. Functional divergence of Hsp90 genetic interactions in biofilm and planktonic cellular states. PLoS ONE 10(9):e0137947.

Diezmann S. 2014. Oxidative stress response and adaptation to H2O2 in the model eukaryote Saccharomyces cerevisiae and its human pathogenic relatives Candida albicans and Candida glabrata. Fungal Biology Reviews 28: 126-136.

Diezmann S, M Michaut, RS Shapiro, GD Bader, LE Cowen. 2012. Mapping the Hsp90 genetic interaction network in Candida albicans reveals environmental contingency and rewired circuitry. PLoS Genetics 8: e1002562.

Singh-Babak SD, T Babak, S. Diezmann, JA Hill, JL Xie, Y-L Chen, SM Poutanen, RP Rennie, J Heitman, LE Cowen. 2012. Global analysis of the evolution and mechanism of echinocandin resistance in Candida glabrata. PLoS Pathogens 8(5): e1002718.

Diezmann S & FS Dietrich. 2011. Oxidative stress survival in a clinical Saccharomyces cerevisiae isolate is influenced by a major quantitative trait nucleotide. Genetics 188: 709-722.

Diezmann S & FS Dietrich. 2009. Population divergence and resistance to oxidative stress among clinical and wild Saccharomyces cerevisiae isolates. PLoS ONE 4: e5317.

Al-Jawabreh A, S Diezmann}, M Müller, T Wirth, L Schnur, M Strelkova, D Kovalenko, S Razakov, J Schwenkenbecher, W Presber, and G Schönian. 2008. Identification of geographically distributed sub-populations of Leishmania major by microsatellite analysisBMC Evolutionary Biology 8: 183-195.

Fraser JA, SMC Lim, S. Diezmann, EC Wenink, CG Arndt, GM Cox, FS Dietrich, and J Heitman. 2006. Yeast diversity sampling on the San Juan Islands reveals no evidence for the spread of the Vancouver Island Cryptococcus gattii outbreak to this local. FEMS Yeast Research 6: 620-624.

Fraser JA, SS Giles, EC Wenink, SG Geunes-Boyer, JR Wright, S Diezmann, A Allen, JE Stajich, FS Dietrich, JR Perfect, and J Heitman. 2005. Same-sex mating and the origin of the Vancouver Island Cryptococcus gattii outbreak. Nature 437: 1360-1364.

Fraser JA, S Diezmann, RL Subaran, A Allen, KB Lengeler, FS Dietrich, J Heitman. 2004. Convergent evolution of the chromosomal sex-determining regions in the animal and fungal kingdoms. PLoS Biology 2: 2243-2255.

Diezmann S, CJ Cox, G Schönian, RJ Vilgalys, TG Mitchell. 2004. Phylogeny and evolution of medical species of Candida and related taxa: a multigenic analysis. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 42: 5624-5635.