Guy Townsend

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Guy Townsend

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Bacteroides Thetaiotaomicron Proteins Bacteria Genes Polysaccharides Nutrients Carbohydrates Dietary Sugars Growth Bacteroides Food Phosphotransferases Chondroitin Sulfates Glucose Dietary Fiber Gastrointestinal Microbiome Fructose Peptide Elongation Factor G Sodium Hydroxide Gtp Phosphohydrolases Sodium Chloride Protein Synthesis Dietary Sucrose Araban Diet

Most Recent Publications

Gut colonization by Bacteroides requires translation by an EF-G paralog lacking GTPase activity

Weiwei Han, Bee Zen Peng, Chunyan Wang, Guy E. Townsend, Natasha A. Barry, Frank Peske, Andrew L. Goodman, Jun Liu, Marina V. Rodnina, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2022, EMBO Journal

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Xinyu Hong, Natasha A. Bencivenga-Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2020, mBio

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Xinyu Hong, Natasha A. Bencivenga-Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2020, mBio

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Varsha Raghavan, Natasha A. Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2019, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 233-238

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Varsha Raghavan, Natasha A. Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2019, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 5831

Nathan D. Schwalm, Guy E. Townsend, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2017, Molecular Microbiology on p. 32-45

Nathan D. Schwalm, Guy E. Townsend, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2016, mBio

Tuning transcription of nutrient utilization genes to catabolic rate promotes growth in a gut bacterium

Varsha Raghavan, Elisabeth C. Lowe, Guy E. Townsend, David N. Bolam, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2014, Molecular Microbiology on p. 1010-1025

Guy E. Townsend, Varsha Raghavan, Igor Zwir, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2013, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E161-E169

Guy E. Townsend, David H. Keating, 2008, Molecular Microbiology on p. 1149-1164

Most-Cited Papers

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Varsha Raghavan, Natasha A. Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2019, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 233-238

Tuning transcription of nutrient utilization genes to catabolic rate promotes growth in a gut bacterium

Varsha Raghavan, Elisabeth C. Lowe, Guy E. Townsend, David N. Bolam, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2014, Molecular Microbiology on p. 1010-1025

Nathan D. Schwalm, Guy E. Townsend, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2016, mBio

Nathan D. Schwalm, Guy E. Townsend, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2017, Molecular Microbiology on p. 32-45

Guy E. Townsend, Varsha Raghavan, Igor Zwir, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2013, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E161-E169

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Xinyu Hong, Natasha A. Bencivenga-Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2020, mBio

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Xinyu Hong, Natasha A. Bencivenga-Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2020, mBio

Guy E. Townsend, Weiwei Han, Nathan D. Schwalm, Varsha Raghavan, Natasha A. Barry, Andrew L. Goodman, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2019, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 5831

Gut colonization by Bacteroides requires translation by an EF-G paralog lacking GTPase activity

Weiwei Han, Bee Zen Peng, Chunyan Wang, Guy E. Townsend, Natasha A. Barry, Frank Peske, Andrew L. Goodman, Jun Liu, Marina V. Rodnina, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2022, EMBO Journal