Raul G Barletta, PhD

  • 4472 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

  • 4472 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
  • 62 Article
  • 8 Review article
  • 5 Chapter
1981

Monoclonal vs. heterogeneous anti‐H‐8 antibodies in the analysis of the anti‐phosphorylcholine response in BALB/c mice

Kearney, J. F., Barletta, R., Quan, Z. S. & Quintáns, J., 1981, In : European Journal of Immunology. 11, 11, p. 877-883 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

108 Scopus citations
1983

ESCHERICHIA COLI STRAINS PRODUCING STREPTOCOCCUS MUTANS PROTEINS RESPONSIBLE FOR COLONIZATION AND VIRULENCE

Curtiss, R., Holt, R. G., Barletta, R. G., Robeson, J. P. & Saito, S., Jun 1983, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 409, 1, p. 688-696 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Expression of a Streptococcus mutans glucosyltransferase gene in Escherichia coli

Robeson, J. P., Barletta, R. G. & Curtiss, R., 1983, In : Journal of bacteriology. 153, 1, p. 211-221 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations
1988

Analysis of the virulence of Streptococcus mutans serotype c gtfA mutants in the rat model system

Barletta, R. G., Michalek, S. M. & Curtiss, R., 1988, In : Infection and immunity. 56, 2, p. 322-330 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
1989

Impairment of melibiose utilization in Streptococcus mutans serotype c gtfA mutants

Barletta, R. G. & Curtiss, R., 1989, In : Infection and immunity. 57, 3, p. 992-995 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
1990

Recombinant BCG as a candidate oral vaccine vector

Barletta, R. G., Snapper, B., Cirillo, J. D., Connell, N. D., Kim, D. D., Jacobs, W. R. & Bloom, B. R., 1990, In : Research in Microbiology. 141, 7-8, p. 931-939 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
1991

A novel transposon trap for mycobacteria: Isolation and characterization of IS1096

Cirillo, J. D., Barletta, R. G., Bloom, B. R. & Jacobs, W. R., 1991, In : Journal of bacteriology. 173, 24, p. 7772-7780 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
77 Scopus citations

Genetic Systems for Mycobacteria

Jacobs, W. R., Kalpana, G. V., Cirillo, J. D., Pascopella, L., Snapper, S. B., Udani, R. A., Jones, W., Barletta, R. G. & Bloom, B. R., Jan 1991, In : Methods in enzymology. 204, C, p. 537-555 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

355 Scopus citations

New use of BCG for recombinant vaccines

Stover, C. K., De La Cruz, V. F., Fuerst, T. R., Burlein, J. E., Benson, L. A., Bennett, L. T., Bansal, G. P., Young, J. F., Lee, M. H., Hatfull, G. F., Snapper, S. B., Barletta, R. G., Jacobs, W. R. & Bloom, B. R., 1991, In : Nature. 351, 6326, p. 456-460 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1079 Scopus citations
1992
Open Access
33 Scopus citations
1993

Rapid assessment of drug susceptibilities of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by means of luciferase reporter phages

Jacobs, W. R., Barletta, R. G., Udani, R., Chan, J., Kalkut, G., Sosne, G., Kieser, T., Sarkis, G. J., Hatfull, G. F. & Bloom, B. R., 1993, In : Science. 260, 5109, p. 819-822 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

316 Scopus citations
1995

Bacterial vaccine vectors and bacillus calmette-guérin

Cirillo, J. D., Stover, C. K., Bloom, B. R., Jacobs, W. R. & Barletta, R. G., Apr 1995, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 20, 4, p. 1001-1009 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Phage infection, transfection and transformation of Mycobacterium avium complex and Mycobacterium paratuberculosis

Foley-Thomas, E. M., Whipple, D. L., Bermudez, L. E. & Barletta, R. G., 1995, In : Microbiology. 141, 5, p. 1173-1181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
68 Scopus citations
1997

Identification of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis gene expression signals

Bannantine, J. P., Barletta, R. G., Thoen, C. O. & Andrews, R. E., Mar 1997, In : Microbiology. 143, 3, p. 921-928 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
21 Scopus citations

Overexpression of the D-alanine racemase gene confers resistance to D- cycloserine in Mycobacterium smegmatis

Cáceres, N. E., Harris, N. B., Wellehan, J. F., Feng, Z., Kapur, V. & Barletta, R. G., Aug 1997, In : Journal of bacteriology. 179, 16, p. 5046-5055 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

123 Scopus citations
1998

Pathogenicity of an enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli hemolysin (hlyA) mutant in gnotobiotic piglets

Moxley, R. A., Berberov, E. M., Francis, D. H., Xing, J., Moayeri, M., Welch, R. A., Baker, D. R. & Barletta, R. G., 1998, In : Infection and immunity. 66, 10, p. 5031-5035 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
29 Scopus citations

Regulation of the Escherichia coli sheA gene and characterization of its encoded hemolytic activity

Fernández, S. V., Xing, J., Kapur, V., Libby, S. J., Barletta, R. G. & Moxley, R. A., Nov 1 1998, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 168, 1, p. 85-90 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
1999
Open Access
27 Scopus citations

Development of a transposon mutagenesis system for Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis

Harris, N. B., Feng, Z., Liu, X., Cirillo, S. L. G., Cirillo, J. D. & Barletta, R. G., Jun 1 1999, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 175, 1, p. 21-26 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
2000

Vaccines against intracellular pathogens.

Barletta, R. G., Donis, R. O., Chacón, O., Shams, H. & Cirillo, J. D., 2000, In : Sub-cellular biochemistry. 33, p. 559-599 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations
2001

Identification of a secreted superoxide dismutase in Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis

Liu, X., Feng, Z., Harris, N. B., Cirillo, J. D., Bercovier, H. & Barletta, R. G., Aug 21 2001, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 202, 2, p. 233-238 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in Veterinary Medicine

Harris, N. B. & Barletta, R. G., 2001, In : Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 14, 3, p. 489-512 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

436 Scopus citations
2002

Antigenicity of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis superoxide dismutase in mice

Mullerad, J., Hovav, A. H., Fishman, Y., Barletta, R. G. & Bercovier, H., Sep 6 2002, In : FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology. 34, 1, p. 81-88 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Cell sorting of formalin treated pathogenic Mycobacterium paratuberculosis expressing GFP

Harris, N. B., Zinniel, D. K., Hsieh, M. K., Cirillo, J. D. & Barletta, R. G., 2002, In : BioTechniques. 32, 3, p. 522-527 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Scopus citations

Construction and immunogenicity of recombinant Mycobacterium bovis BCG expressing GP5 and M protein of porcine reproductive respiratory syndrome virus

Bastos, R. G., Dellagostin, O. A., Barletta, R. G., Doster, A. R., Nelson, E. & Osorio, F. A., Nov 22 2002, In : Vaccine. 21, 1-2, p. 21-29 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Isolation and characterization of endophytic colonizing bacteria from agronomic crops and prairie plants

Zinniel, D. K., Lambrecht, P., Harris, N. B., Feng, Z., Kuczmarski, D., Higley, P., Ishimaru, C. A., Arunakumari, A., Barletta, R. G. & Vidaver, A. K., 2002, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 68, 5, p. 2198-2208 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

308 Scopus citations

Killing of Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium tuberculosis by a mycobacteriophage delivered by a nonvirulent Mycobacterium: A model for phage therapy of intracellular bacterial pathogens

Broxmeyer, L., Sosnowska, D., Miltner, E., Chacoón, O., Wagner, D., Mc Garvey, J., Barletta, R. G. & Bermudez, L. E., Oct 15 2002, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 186, 8, p. 1155-1160 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Scopus citations

Molecular cloning, sequencing, and characterization of bovine transporter associated with antigen processing 2 (BoTAP2)

Ambagala, A. P. N., Feng, Z., Barletta, R. G. & Srikumaran, S., 2002, In : Immunogenetics. 54, 1, p. 30-38 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Mycobacterium smegmatis D-alanine racemase mutants are not dependent on D-alanine for growth

Chacon, O., Feng, Z., Harris, N. B., Cáceres, N. E., Adams, L. G. & Barletta, R. G., 2002, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 46, 1, p. 47-54 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Mycobacterium smegmatis L-alanine dehydrogenase (Ald) is required for proficient utilization of alanine as a sole nitrogen source and sustained anaerobic growth

Feng, Z., Cáceres, N. E., Sarath, G. & Barletta, R. G., Sep 2002, In : Journal of bacteriology. 184, 18, p. 5001-5010 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

The immunogenicity of Mycobacterium paratuberculosis 85B antigen

Mullerad, J., Michal, I., Fishman, Y., Hovav, A. H., Barletta, R. G. & Bercovier, H., 2002, In : Medical Microbiology and Immunology. 190, 4, p. 179-187 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
2003

B-Cell Epitopes in the Immunodominant p34 Antigen of Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis Recognized by Antibodies from Infected Cattle

Ostrowski, M., Mundo, S. L., Harris, N. B., Barletta, R. G. & Lopez, O. J., Nov 2003, In : Scandinavian Journal of Immunology. 58, 5, p. 511-521 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
100 Scopus citations
2004

Application of the genome sequence to address concerns that Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis might be a foodborne pathogen.

Bannantine, J. P., Barletta, R. G., Stabel, J. R., Paustian, M. L. & Kapur, V., 2004, In : Foodborne pathogens and disease. 1, 1, p. 3-15 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

18 Scopus citations

Immune response of pigs inoculated with Mycobacterium bovis BCG expressing a truncated form of GP5 and M protein of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus

Bastos, R. G., Dellagostin, O. A., Barletta, R. G., Doster, A. R., Nelson, E., Zuckermann, F. & Osorio, F. A., Jan 2 2004, In : Vaccine. 22, 3-4, p. 467-474 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Inactivación de genes de Mycobacterium tuberculosis y su potencial utilidad en la prevención y el control de la tuberculosis.

Translated title of the contribution: Gene inactivation in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and its use in tuberculosis control and preventionChacón, O., Realpe, T., Barletta, R. G. & Robledo, J., Jun 2004, In : Biomédica : revista del Instituto Nacional de Salud. 24 Supp 1, p. 165-187 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Johne's disease, inflammatory bowel disease, and Mycobacterium paratuberculosis

Chacon, O., Bermudez, L. E. & Barletta, R. G., 2004, In : Annual Review of Microbiology. 58, p. 329-363 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

194 Scopus citations
2006

Bovine monocytes and a macrophage cell line differ in their ability to phagocytose and support the intracellular survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis

Woo, S. R., Sotos, J., Hart, A. P., Barletta, R. G. & Czuprynski, C. J., Mar 15 2006, In : Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 110, 1-2, p. 109-120 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Development of luminescent Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis for rapid screening of vaccine candidates in mice

Rosseeis, V., Roupie, V., Zinniel, D., Barletta, R. G. & Huygen, K., Jun 2006, In : Infection and immunity. 74, 6, p. 3684-3686 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2007
6 Scopus citations

Life and death in bovine monocytes: The fate of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis

Woo, S. R., Heintz, J. A., Albrecht, R., Barletta, R. G. & Czuprynski, C. J., Aug 2007, In : Microbial Pathogenesis. 43, 2, p. 106-113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Use of NMR metabolomics to analyze the targets of D-cycloserine in mycobacteria: Role of D-alanine racemase

Halouska, S., Chacon, O., Fenton, R. J., Zinniel, D. K., Barletta, R. G. & Powers, R., Dec 2007, In : Journal of proteome research. 6, 12, p. 4608-4614 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations
2008

Demonstration of allelic exchange in the slow-growing bacterium Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis, and generation of mutants with deletions at the pknG, relA, and lsr2 loci

Kun, T. P., Dahl, J. L., Bannantine, J. P., Barletta, R. G., Ahn, J., Allen, A. J., Hamilton, M. J. & Davis, W. C., Mar 2008, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 74, 6, p. 1687-1695 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Genetic resistance of mice to Mycobacterium paratuberculosis is influenced by Slc11a1 at the early but not at the late stage of infection

Roupie, V., Rosseels, V., Piersoel, V., Zinniel, D. K., Barletta, R. G. & Huygen, K., May 2008, In : Infection and immunity. 76, 5, p. 2099-2105 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Pathogenesis of Mycobacterium Bovis

Thoen, C. O. & Barletta, R. G., Jan 28 2008, Mycobacterium Bovis Infection in Animals and Humans: Second Edition. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 18-33 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

10 Scopus citations

Plasmid transformation and expression of the firefly luciferase in Microbacterium testaceum type and endophytic colonizing field strains

Zinniel, D. K., Feng, Z., Blum, P. H., Barletta, R. G. & Vidaver, A. K., Nov 2008, In : Canadian journal of microbiology. 54, 11, p. 964-970 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2009

A kinetic study of in vitro lysis of mycobacterium smegmatis

Valente, W. J., Pienaar, E., Fast, A., Fluitt, A., Whitney, S. E., Fenton, R. J., Barletta, R. G., Chacon, O. & Viljoen, H. J., May 1 2009, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 64, 9, p. 1944-1952 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Impairment of D-Alanine biosynthesis in Mycobacterium smegmatis determines decreased intracellular survival in human macrophages

Chacon, O., Bermudez, L. E., Zinniel, D. K., Chahal, H. K., Fenton, R. J., Feng, Z., Hanford, K., Adams, L. G. & Barletta, R. G., 2009, In : Microbiology. 155, 5, p. 1440-1450 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2010

Molecular genetics of mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis

Chacon, O. & Barletta, R. G., Jan 29 2010, Paratuberculosis: Organism, Disease, Control. CABI Publishing, p. 83-93 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations