Christopher Rensing

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Original research articles and reviews in peer-reviewed journals

    2015

  1. Hao, X., Xie, P., Zhu, Y. G., Taghavi, S., Wei, G., and Rensing, C. 2015. Copper tolerance mechanisms of Mesorhizobium amorphae and its role in aiding phytostabilization by Robinia pseudoacacia in copper contaminated soil. Environmental Science and Technology 49: 2328-2340

  2. Li, X., Kot, W., Wang, D., Zheng, S., Wang, G., Hansen, L. H., and Rensing, C. 2015. Draft genome sequence of Se (IV)-reducing bacterium Pseudomonas migulae ES3-33. Genome Announcements 3: e00406-15

  3. Li, J., Wang, Q., Li, M., Yang, B., Shi, M., Guo, W., McDermott, T. R., Rensing, C. and Wang, G. 2015. Proteomics and genetics for identification of a bacterial antimonite oxidase in Agrobacterium tumefaciens. Environmental Science and Technology 49: 5980-5989

    2014

  4. Hao, X., Taghavi, S., Xie, P., Orbach, M. J., Alwathnani, H. A., Rensing, C., and Wei, G. 2014. Phytoremediation of heavy and transition metals aided by legume-rhizobia symbiosis. International Journal of Phytoremediation 16: 179-202

  5. Hao, X., Mohamad, O. A., Xie, P., Rensing, C., and Wei, G. 2014. Removal of zinc from aqueous solution by metal resistant symbiotic bacterium Mesorhizobium amorphae. Separation Science and Technology 49: 376-387

  6. Pal, C., Bengtsson-Palme, J., Rensing, C., Kristiansson, E., and Larsson, D. J. 2014. BacMet: antibacterial biocide and metal resistance genes database. Nucleic Acids Research 42(D1): D737-D743

  7. Zhang, S., Rensing, C., and Zhu, Y. G. 2013. Cyanobacteria-mediated arsenic redox dynamics is regulated by phosphate in aquatic environments. Environmental Science and Technology 48: 994-1000

  8. Li, Z., Ma, Z., Hao, X., Rensing, C., and Wei, G. 2014. Genes conferring copper resistance in Sinorhizobium meliloti CCNWSX0020 also promote the growth of Medicago lupulina in copper-contaminated soil. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80: 1961-1971

  9. Li, S., Deng, H., Rensing, C., and Zhu, Y. G. 2014. Compaction stimulates denitrification in an urban park soil using 15N tracing technique. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21: 3783-3791

  10. Zheng, S., Su, J., Wang, L., Yao, R., Wang, D., Deng, Y., Wang, R., Wang, G. and Rensing, C. 2014. Selenite reduction by the obligate aerobic bacterium Comamonas testosteroni S44 isolated from a metal-contaminated soil. BMC Microbiology 14: 204

  11. Wang, B., Rensing, C., Pierson, L. S., Zhao, H., and Kennedy, C. 2014 Translational coupling of nasST expression in Azotobacter vinelandii prevents overexpression of the nasT gene. FEMS Microbiology Letters 361: 123-130

  12. Qin, Y., Hasman, H., Aarestrup, F. M., Alwathnani, H. A., and Rensing, C. 2014 Genome sequences of three highly copper-resistant Salmonella enterica subsp. I serovar Typhimurium strains isolated from pigs in Denmark. Genome Announcements 2: e01334-14

  13. Lüthje, F. L., Hasman, H., Aarestrup, F. M., Alwathnani, H. A., and Rensing, C. 2014 Genome sequences of two copper-resistant Escherichia coli strains isolated from copper-fed pigs. Genome Announcements 2: e01341-14

  14. Kalle, E., Kubista, M., and Rensing, C. 2014 Multi-template polymerase chain reaction. Biomolecular Detection and Quantification 2: 11-29

    2013

  15. Xie, W. Y., Huang, Q., Li, G., Rensing, C., and Zhu, Y. G. 2013. Cadmium accumulation in the rootless macrophyte Wolffia globosa and its potential for phytoremediation. >International Journal of Phytoremediation 15: 385-397

  16. Zhang, S. Y., Sun, G. X., Yin, X. X., Rensing, C., and Zhu, Y. G. 2013. Biomethylation and volatilization of arsenic by the marine microalgae Ostreococcus tauri. Chemosphere 93: 47-53

  17. German, N., Doyscher, D., and Rensing, C. 2013 Bacterial killing in macrophages and amoeba: do they all use a brass dagger?. Future Microbiology 8: 1257-1264

  18. Kalle, E., Gulevich, A., and Rensing, C. 2013. External and semi-internal controls for PCR amplification of homologous sequences in mixed templates. Journal of Microbiological Methods 95: 285-294

  19. Li, H., Li, M., Huang, Y., Rensing, C., and Wang, G. 2013. In silico analysis of bacterial arsenic islands reveals remarkable synteny and functional relatedness between arsenate and phosphate. Frontiers in Microbiology 4: 347

    2012

  20. Lin, Y., Fan, H., Hao, X., Johnstone, L., Hu, Y., Wei, G., Alwathnani, H. A., Wang, G. and Rensing, C. 2012. Draft genome sequence of Halomonas sp. strain HAL1, a moderately halophilic arsenite-oxidizing bacterium isolated from gold-mine soil. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 199-200

  21. Hao, X., Lin, Y., Johnstone, L., Baltrus, D. A., Miller, S. J., Wei, G., and Rensing, C. 2012. Draft genome sequence of plant growth-promoting rhizobium Mesorhizobium amorphae, isolated from zinc-lead mine tailings. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 736-737

  22. Zhu, L., Elguindi, J., Rensing, C., and Ravishankar, S. 2012. Antimicrobial activity of different copper alloy surfaces against copper resistant and sensitive Salmonella enterica. Food Microbiology 30: 303-310

  23. Wang, H., Li, H., Shao, Z., Liao, S., Johnstone, L., Rensing, C., and Wang, G. 2012. Genome sequence of deep-sea manganese-oxidizing bacterium Marinobacter manganoxydans MnI7-9. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 899-900

  24. Hao, X., Lin, Y., Johnstone, L., Liu, G., Wang, G., Wei, G., McDermott, T. and Rensing, C. 2012. Genome sequence of the arsenite-oxidizing strain Agrobacterium tumefaciens 5A. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 903-903

  25. Aguilar-Barajas, E., Jerónimo-Rodríguez, P., Ramírez-Díaz, M. I., Rensing, C., and Cervantes, C. 2012. The ChrA homologue from a sulfur-regulated gene cluster in cyanobacterial plasmid pANL confers chromate resistance. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 28: 865-869

  26. Li, X., Hu, Y., Gong, J., Lin, Y., Johnstone, L., Rensing, C., and Wang, G. 2012. Genome sequence of the highly efficient arsenite-oxidizing bacterium Achromobacter arsenitoxydans SY8. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 1243-1244

  27. Santo, C. E., Lin, Y., Hao, X., Wei, G., Rensing, C., and Grass, G. 2012. Draft genome sequence of Pseudomonas psychrotolerans L19, isolated from copper alloy coins. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 1623-1624

  28. Huang, Y., Li, H., Rensing, C., Zhao, K., Johnstone, L., and Wang, G. 2012. Genome sequence of the facultative anaerobic arsenite-oxidizing and nitrate-reducing bacterium Acidovorax sp. strain NO1. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 1635-1636

  29. Kim, E. H., and Rensing, C. 2012. Genome of Halomonas strain GFAJ-1, a blueprint for fame or business as usual. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 1643-1645

  30. Ye, J., Rensing, C., Rosen, B. P., and Zhu, Y. G. 2012. Arsenic biomethylation by photosynthetic organisms. Trends in Plant Science 17: 155-162

  31. Elguindi, J., Alwathnani, H. A., and Rensing, C. 2012. Rapid inactivation of Cronobacter sakazakii on copper alloys following periods of desiccation stress. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 28(4), 1837-1841

  32. Gudipaty, S. A., Larsen, A. S., Rensing, C., and McEvoy, M. M. 2012. Regulation of Cu (I)/Ag (I) efflux genes in Escherichia coli by the sensor kinase CusS. FEMS Microbiology Letters 330: 30-37

  33. Liu, G., Li, X., Matty, W., Bothner, B. Kim, E. H., Wang, G., Rensing, C. and McDermott, T. R. 2012. An arsenite binding protein initiates sensing and signal transduction that regulates expression of the aox operon. Environmental Microbiology 14: 1624-1634

  34. Hao, X., Xie, P., Johnstone, L., Miller, S. J., Rensing, C., and Wei, G. 2012. Genome sequence and mutational analysis of plant-growth-promoting bacterium Agrobacterium tumefaciens CCNWGS0286 isolated from a zinc-lead mine tailing. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78: 5384-5394

  35. Kang, Y. S., Bothner, B., Rensing, C., and McDermott, T. R. 2012. Involvement of RpoN in regulating bacterial arsenite oxidation. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78: 5638-5645

  36. Li, X., Gong, J., Hu, Y., Cai, L., Johnstone, L., Grass, G., Rensing, C. and Wang, G. 2012. Genome sequence of the moderately halotolerant, arsenite-oxidizing bacterium Pseudomonas stutzeri TS44. Journal of Bacteriology 194: 4473-4474

  37. Wang, B., Pierson, L. S., Rensing, C., Gunatilaka, M. K., and Kennedy, C. 2012. NasT-mediated antitermination plays an essential role in the regulation of the assimilatory nitrate reductase operon in Azotobacter vinelandii. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78: 6558-6567

  38. Kang, Y. S., Heinemann, J., Bothner, B., Rensing, C., and McDermott, T. R. 2012. Integrated co-regulation of bacterial arsenic and phosphorus metabolisms. Environmental Microbiology 14: 3097-3109

    2011

  39. He, M., Li, X., Liu, H., Miller, S. J., Wang, G., and Rensing, C. 2011. Characterization and genomic analysis of a highly chromate resistant and reducing bacterial strain Lysinibacillus fusiformis ZC1. Journal of Hazardous Materials 185: 682-688

  40. Elguindi, J., Moffitt, S., Hasman, H., Andrade, C., Raghavan, S., and Rensing, C. 2011. Metallic copper corrosion rates, moisture content, and growth medium influence survival of copper ion-resistant bacteria. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 89: 1963-1970

  41. Grass, G., Rensing, C., and Solioz, M. 2011. Metallic copper as an antimicrobial surface. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77: 1541-1547

  42. Mealman, T. D., Bagai, I., Singh, P., Goodlett, D. R., Rensing, C., Zhou, H., Wysocki, V. and McEvoy, M. M. 2011. Interactions between CusF and CusB identified by NMR spectroscopy and chemical cross-linking coupled to mass spectrometry.Biochemistry 50: 2559-2566

  43. Kim, E. H., Nies, D. H., McEvoy, M. M., and Rensing, C. 2011. Switch or funnel: how RND-type transport systems control periplasmic metal homeostasis. Journal of Bacteriology 193: 2381-2387

  44. Ramirez-Diaz, M. I., Díaz-Magańa, A., Meza-Carmen, V., Johnstone, L., Cervantes, C., and Rensing, C. 2011. Nucleotide sequence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa conjugative plasmid pUM505 containing virulence and heavy-metal resistance genes. Plasmid 66: 7-18

  45. Elguindi, J., Hao, X., Lin, Y., Alwathnani, H. A., Wei, G., and Rensing, C. 2011. Advantages and challenges of increased antimicrobial copper use and copper mining. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 91: 237-249

  46. Xiong, J., Li, D., Li, H., He, M., Miller, S. J., Yu, L., Rensing, C. and Wang, G. 2011. Genome analysis and characterization of zinc efflux systems of a highly zinc-resistant bacterium, Comamonas testosteroni S44. Research in Microbiology 162: 671-679

  47. Lin, Y., Hao, X., Johnstone, L., Miller, S. J., Baltrus, D. A., Rensing, C., and Wei, G. 2011. Draft genome of Streptomyces zinciresistens K42, a novel metal-resistant species isolated from copper-zinc mine tailings. Journal of Bacteriology 193: 6408-6409

  48. Dupont, C. L., Grass, G., and Rensing, C. 2011. Copper toxicity and the origin of bacterial resistance—new insights and applications. Metallomics 3: 1109-1118

  49. Singh, S. K., Roberts, S. A., McDevitt, S. F., Weichsel, A., Wildner, G. F., Grass, G. B., Rensing, C. and Montfort, W. R. 2011. Crystal structures of multicopper oxidase CueO bound to Copper (I) and Silver (I): functional role of a methinone – rich sequence. Journal of Biological Chemistry 286: 37849-37857

  50. Grass, G., Rensing, L. and Rensing, C. 2011. Metal Toxicity. Metallomics 3: 1095-1097

    2010

  51. Kim, E. H., Rensing, C., and McEvoy, M. M. 2010. Chaperone-mediated copper handling in the periplasm. Natural Product Reports 27: 711-719

  52. Conroy, O., Kim, E. H., McEvoy, M. M., and Rensing, C. 2010. Differing ability to transport nonmetal substrates by two RND-type metal exporters. FEMS Microbiology Letters 308: 115-122

  53. He, M., Li, X., Guo, L., Miller, S. J., Rensing, C., and Wang, G. 2010. Characterization and genomic analysis of chromate resistant and reducing Bacillus cereus strain SJ1. BMC Microbiology 10: 221

    2009

  54. Elguindi, J., Wagner, J., and Rensing, C. 2009. Genes involved in copper resistance influence survival of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on copper surfaces. Journal of Applied Microbiology 106: 1448-1455

  55. Cai, L., Liu, G., Rensing, C., and Wang, G. 2009. Genes involved in arsenic transformation and resistance associated with different levels of arsenic-contaminated soils. BMC Microbiology 9: 4

  56. Cai, L., Rensing, C., Li, X., and Wang, G. 2009. Novel gene clusters involved in arsenite oxidation and resistance in two arsenite oxidizers: Achromobacter sp. SY8 and Pseudomonas sp. TS44. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 83: 715-725

  57. Quaranta, D., McEvoy, M. M., and Rensing, C. 2009. Site-directed mutagenesis identifies a molecular switch involved in copper sensing by the histidine kinase CinS in Pseudomonas putida KT2440. Journal of Bacteriology 191: 5304-5311

  58. Kim, E. H., Charpentier, X., Torres-Urquidy, O., McEvoy, M. M., and Rensing, C. 2009. The metal efflux island of Legionella pneumophila is not required for survival in macrophages and amoebas. FEMS Microbiology Letters 301: 164-170

  59. Coleman, J.J., Rounsley, S.D., Rodriguez-Carres, M., Kuo, A., Wasmann, C.C., Grimwood, J., Schmutz, J., Taga, M., White, G.J., Zhou, S., Schwartz, D.C., Freitag, M., Ma, L.J., Danchin, E.G., Henrissat, B., Coutinho, P.M., Nelson, D.R., Straney, D., Napoli, C.A., Barker, B.M., Gribskov, M., Rep, M., Kroken, S., Molnár, I., Rensing, C., Kennell, J.C., Zamora, J., Farman, M.L., Selker, E.U., Salamov, A., Shapiro, H., Pangilinan, J., Lindquist, E., Lamers, C., Grigoriev, I.V., Geiser, D.M., Covert, S.F., Temporini, E., Vanetten, H.D. 2009. The genome of Nectria haematococca: contribution of supernumerary chromosomes to gene expansion. PLoS Genet 5: e1000618

    2008

  60. Aguilar-Barajas, E., Paluscio, E., Cervantes, C., and Rensing, C. 2008. Expression of chromate resistance genes from Shewanella sp. strain ANA-3 in Escherichia coli. FEMS Microbiology Letters 285: 97-100

  61. Bagai, I., Rensing, C., Blackburn, N. J. and McEvoy, M. M. 2008. Direct metal transfer between periplasmic proteins identifies a bacterial copper chaperone. Biochemistry 47: 11408-11414

  62. Courville, P., Urbankova, E., Rensing, C., Chaloupka, R., Quick, M., and Cellier, M. F. 2008. Solute carrier 11 cation symport requires distinct residues in transmembrane helices 1 and 6. Journal of Biological Chemistry 283: 9651-9658

    2007

  63. Brooks, J. P., Maxwell, S. L., Rensing, C., Gerba, C. P., and Pepper, I. L. 2007. Occurrence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and endotoxin associated with the land application of biosolids. Canadian Journal of Microbiology 53: 616-622

  64. Quaranta, D., McCarty, R., Bandarian, V., and Rensing, C. 2007. The copper-inducible cin operon encodes an unusual methionine-rich azurin-like protein and a pre-Q0 reductase in Pseudomonas putida KT2440. Journal of Bacteriology 189: 5361-5371

  65. Bagai, I., Liu, W., Rensing, C., Blackburn, N. J., and McEvoy, M. M. 2007. Substrate-linked conformational change in the periplasmic component of a Cu (I)/Ag (I) efflux system. Journal of Biological Chemistry 282: 35695-35702

  66. Macomber, L., Rensing, C., and Imlay, J. A. 2007. Intracellular copper does not catalyze the formation of oxidative DNA damage in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 189: 1616-1626

    2006

  67. Qin, J., Rosen, B. P., Zhang, Y., Wang, G., Franke, S., and Rensing, C. 2006. Arsenic detoxification and evolution of trimethylarsine gas by a microbial arsenite S-adenosylmethionine methyltransferase. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103: 2075-2080

  68. Fan, H., Fairley, D. J., Rensing, C., Pepper, I. L., and Wang, G. 2006 Identification of similar non-thermophilic Crenarchaeota in four Chinese and American pristine soils. Biodiversity Sciences 14: 181-187

  69. Kittleson, J. T., Loftin, I. R., Hausrath, A. C., Engelhardt, K. P., Rensing, C., and McEvoy, M. M. 2006. Periplasmic metal-resistance protein CusF exhibits high affinity and specificity for both CuI and AgI. Biochemistry 45: 11096-11102

  70. Fairley, D. J., Wang, G., Rensing, C., Pepper, I. L., and Larkin, M. J. 2006. Expression of gentisate 1, 2-dioxygenase (gdoA) genes involved in aromatic degradation in two haloarchaeal genera. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 73: 691-695

    2005

  71. Grass, G., Otto, M., Fricke, B., Haney, C. J., Rensing, C., Nies, D. H., and Munkelt, D. 2005. FieF (YiiP) from Escherichia coli mediates decreased cellular accumulation of iron and relieves iron stress. Archives of Microbiology 183: 9-18.

  72. Grass, G., Franke, S., Taudte, N., Nies, D. H., Kucharski, L. M., Maguire, M. E., and Rensing, C. 2005. The metal permease ZupT from Escherichia coli is a transporter with a broad substrate spectrum. Journal of Bacteriology 187: 1604-1611

  73. Astashkin, A. V., Raitsimring, A. M., Walker, F. A., Rensing, C., and McEvoy, M. M. 2005. Characterization of the copper (II) binding site in the pink copper binding protein CusF by electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy. Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry 10: 221-230

  74. Rensing, C. 2005. Form and function in metal-dependent transcriptional regulation: dawn of the enlightenment. Journal of Bacteriology 187: 3909-3912

  75. Haney, C. J., Grass, G., Franke, S., and Rensing, C. 2005. New developments in the understanding of the cation diffusion facilitator family. Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 32: 215-226

  76. Loftin, I. R., Franke, S., Roberts, S. A., Weichsel, A., Héroux, A., Montfort, W. R., Rensing, C. and McEvoy, M. M. 2005. A novel copper-binding fold for the periplasmic copper resistance protein CusF. Biochemistry 44: 10533-10540

    2004

  77. Wang, G., Gentry, T. J., Grass, G., Josephson, K., Rensing, C., and Pepper, I. L. 2004. Real-time PCR quantification of a green fluorescent protein-labeled, genetically engineered Pseudomonas putida strain during 2-chlorobenzoate degradation in soil. FEMS Microbiology Letters 233: 307-314

  78. Wang, G., Kennedy, S. P., Fasiludeen, S., Rensing, C., and DasSarma, S. 2004. Arsenic resistance in Halobacterium sp. strain NRC-1 examined by using an improved gene knockout system. Journal of Bacteriology 186: 3187-3194

  79. Gentry, T.J., Rensing, C. and Pepper, I. L. 2004. Advances in bioaugmentation research-new approaches may increase the utility of bioaugmentation } as a remediation technology. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 34: 447-494

  80. Grass, G., Thakali, K., Klebba, P. E., Thieme, D., Müller, A., Wildner, G. F., and Rensing, C. 2004. Linkage between catecholate siderophores and the multicopper oxidase CueO in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 186: 5826-5833

  81. Gentry, T. J., Wang, G., Rensing, C., and Pepper, I. L. 2004. Chlorobenzoate-degrading bacteria in similar pristine soils exhibit different community structures and population dynamics in response to anthropogenic 2-, 3-, and 4-chlorobenzoate levels. Microbial Ecology 48: 90-102

  82. Anton, A., Weltrowski, A., Haney, C. J., Franke, S., Grass, G., Rensing, C., and Nies, D. H. 2004. Characteristics of zinc transport by two bacterial cation diffusion facilitators from Ralstonia metallidurans CH34 and Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 186: 7499-7507

  83. Singh, S. K., Grass, G., Rensing, C., and Montfort, W. R. 2004. Cuprous oxidase activity of CueO from Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 186: 7815-7817

    2003

  84. Franke, S., Grass, G., Rensing, C., and Nies, D. H. 2003. Molecular analysis of the copper-transporting efflux system CusCFBA of Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 185: 3804-3812

  85. Rensing, C., and Grass, G. 2003 Escherichia coli mechanisms of copper homeostasis in a changing environment. FEMS Microbiology Reviews 27: 197-213

  86. Baker, S., Herrchen, M., Hund-Rinke, K., Klein, W., Kördel, W., Peijnenburg, W. J. G. M., and Rensing, C. 2003. Underlying issues including approaches and information needs in risk assessment. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 56: 6-19

  87. Rensing, C., and Maier, R. M. 2003 Issues underlying use of biosensors to measure metal bioavailability. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 56: 140-147

  88. Legatzki, A., Grass, G., Anton, A., Rensing, C., amd Nies, D. H. 2003. Interplay of the Czc system and two P-type ATPases in conferring metal resistance to Ralstonia metallidurans. Journal of Bacteriology 185: 4354-4361

  89. Roberts, S. A., Wildner, G. F., Grass, G., Weichsel, A., Ambrus, A., Rensing, C., and Montfort, W. R. 2003. A labile regulatory copper ion lies near the T1 copper site in the multicopper oxidase CueO. Journal of Biological Chemistry 278: 31958-31963

  90. Elliott, S. J., Bradley, A. L., Hooper, A., Arciero, D., Montfort, W., and Rensing, C. 2003. Of oxidases and peroxidases: new studies using protein film voltammetry. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry 1: 127

    2002

  91. Rensing, C., Newby, D. T., and Pepper, I. L. 2002. The role of selective pressure and selfish DNA in horizontal gene transfer and soil microbial community adaptation. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 34: 285-296

  92. Grass, G., Wong, M. D., Rosen, B. P., Smith, R. L., and Rensing, C. 2002. ZupT is a Zn (II) uptake system in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 184: 864-866

  93. Roberts, S. A., Weichsel, A., Grass, G., Thakali, K., Hazzard, J. T., Tollin, G., Rensing, C. and Montfort, W. R. 2002. Crystal structure and electron transfer kinetics of CueO, a multicopper oxidase required for copper homeostasis in Escherichia coli. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 99: 2766-2771

  94. Lee, S. M., Grass, G., Rensing, C., Barrett, S. R., Yates, C. J., Stoyanov, J. V., and Brown, N. L. 2002. The Pco proteins are involved in periplasmic copper handling in Escherichia coli. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 295: 616-620

  95. Lee, S. M., Grass, G., Haney, C. J., Fan, B., Rosen, B. P., Anton, A., Nies, D. H. and Rensing, C. 2002. Functional analysis of the Escherichia coli zinc transporter ZitB. FEMS Microbiology Letters 215: 273-278

    2001

  96. Grass, G., and Rensing, C. 2001. Genes involved in copper homeostasis in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 183: 2145-2147

  97. Grass, G., Fan, B., Rosen, B. P., Lemke, K., Schlegel, H. G., and Rensing, C. 2001. NreB from Achromobacter xylosoxidans 31A is a nickel-induced transporter conferring nickel resistance. Journal of Bacteriology 183: 2803-2807

  98. Fan, B., Grass, G., Rensing, C., and Rosen, B. P. 2001. Escherichia coli CopA N-terminal Cys(X)2Cys motifs are not required for copper resistance or transport. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 286: 414-418

  99. Grass, G., and Rensing, C. 2001. CueO is a multi-copper oxidase that confers copper tolerance in Escherichia coli. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 286: 902-908

  100. Grass, G., Fan, B., Rosen, B. P., Franke, S., Nies, D. H., and Rensing, C. 2001. ZitB (YbgR), a member of the cation diffusion facilitator family, is an additional Zinc transporter in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 183: 4664-4667

    2000

  101. Sharma, R., Rensing, C., Rosen, B. P., and Mitra, B. 2000. The ATP hydrolytic activity of purified ZntA, a Pb (II)/Cd (II)/Zn (II)-translocating ATPase from Escherichia coli. Journal of Biological Chemistry 275: 3873-3878

  102. Rensing, C., Fan, B., Sharma, R., Mitra, B., and Rosen, B. P. 2000. CopA: an Escherichia coli Cu(I)-translocating P-type ATPase. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 97: 652-656

    1999

  103. Rensing, C., Ghosh, M., and Rosen, B. P. 1999. Families of soft-metal-ion-transporting ATPases. Journal of Bacteriology 181: 5891-5897

    1998

  104. Rensing, C., Mitra, B., and Rosen, B. P. 1998. A Zn (II)-translocating P-type ATPase from Proteus mirabilis. Biochemistry and Cell Biology 76: 787-790

  105. Rensing, C., Sun, Y., Mitra, B., and Rosen, B. P. 1998. Pb (II)-translocating P-type ATPases. Journal of Biological Chemistry 273: 32614-32617

    1997

  106. Rensing, C., Mitra, B and Rosen, B. P. 1997. Insertional inactivation of dsbA produces sensitivity to cadmium and zinc in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 179: 2769-2771

  107. Sanders, O.I., Rensing, C., Kuroda, M., Mitra, B. and Rosen, B. P. 1997. Antimonite is accumulated by the glycerol facilitator GlpF in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology 179: 3365-3367.

  108. Rensing, C., Pribyl, T., and Nies, D. H. 1997. New functions for the three subunits of the CzcCBA cation-proton antiporter. Journal of Bacteriology 179: 6871-6879

  109. Rensing, C., Mitra, B., and Rosen, B. P. 1997. The zntA gene of Escherichia coli encodes a Zn (II)-translocating P-type ATPase. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 94: 14326-14331

    1992

  110. Rensing, C., Kües, U., Stahl, U., Nies, D. H. and Friedrich, B. 1992. Expression of bacterial mercuric reductase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Journal of Bacteriology 174: 1288-1292

    Book chapters

    2013

  111. Rensing, C., and Franke-McDevitt, S. 2013. The copper metallome in prokaryotic cells. In: Metal Ions in Life Sciences, Vol 12: Metallomics and the Cell, Guest Editor: Lucia Banci. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg. 417-450.

  112. Liu, Z., Rensing, C. and Rosen, B.P. 2013. Resistance pathways for metalloids and toxic metals. In: Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry, V. Culotta and R. Scott, editors, Wiley, Chichester, UK. 429-441

    2009

  113. Rensing, C., and Rosen, B.P. 2009. Biogeocycles for redox-active metal(loids): As, Cu, Mn and Se. In: Encyclopedia of Microbiology, Third Edition, Moselio Schaechter, Editor-in-Chief. Elsevier, Oxford, UK. Vol. 3: 205-219.

    2008

  114. Roane, T., Rensing, C. and Maier, R.M. 2008. Microorganisms and metal pollutants. In: Environmental Microbiology 2nd edition. Maier, R.M., I.L. Pepper, C.P. Gerba, editors. Elsevier, San Diego, CA. 421-441.

    2007

  115. Rensing, C. and S. Franke. 2007. Copper homeostasis in Escherichia coli and other Enterobacteriaceae. In: Escherichia coli and Salmonella typhimurium. ASM Press, Washington, D.C. 1-16.

  116. Franke, S. and C. Rensing. 2007. Acidophiles: mechanisms to tolerate metal and acid toxicity. In: Physiology and Biochemistry of Extremophiles. Gerday, C., and N. Glansdorff, editors. ASM Press, Washington, D.C. 271-278.

  117. Mitra, B. and C. Rensing. 2007. Zinc, cadmium and lead resistance and homeostasis. In: Molecular Microbiology of heavy metals. Nies, D.H., and S. Silver, editors. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg. 321-341.

    2006

  118. Hasman, H., Franke, S. and Rensing, C. 2006. Resistance to metals used in agricultural production. In: Antimicrobial Resistance in Bacteria of Animal Origin. Aarestrup, F.M., and H.C. Wegener, editors. ASM Press, Washington, D.C. 99-114

  119. Rensing, C., Grass, G. and Pepper, I. L. 2006. Genetically engineered crops and microbes. In: Environmental and Pollution Science, Pepper, I.L., M.L. Brusseau, and C.P. Gerba. Academic Press/Elsevier, San Diego, CA. 489-498

  120. Rensing, C. and Pepper, I.L. 2006. Antibiotic resistant bacteria and gene transfer. In: Environmental and Pollution Science, Pepper, I.L., M.L. Brusseau, and C.P. Gerba. Academic Press/Elsevier, San Diego, CA. 499-505

    2004

  121. Pepper, I.L., Rensing, C. and Gerba, C. P. 2004. Microbial properties and processes. In: Environmental Monitoring. Eds. J. Artiola, I.L. Pepper, M. Brusseau. Academic Press, San Diego. 263-280

    2003

  122. Rensing, C. and Grass, G. 2003. Efflux systems in metallophiles, in Extremophiles, edited by C. Gerday, In: Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Eolss Publishers, Oxford, UK, [http://www.eolss.net]

    2000

  123. Rensing, C., and Rosen, B. P. 2000. Transport of soft metals in prokaryotes. In Molecular Biology and Toxicology of Metals. Zalpus, R.K., and J. Koronpatnik, editors. Taylor and Francis, London. 129-149



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