Mauricio Pontes

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Adenosine Triphosphate Bacteria Magnesium Proteins Salmonella Anti Bacterial Agents Salmonella Typhimurium Homeostasis Ribosomes Virulence Salmonella Enterica Escherichia Coli Growth Phosphates Protein Microbial Drug Resistance Protein Biosynthesis Bacterial Proteins Divalent Cations Bacterial Gene Expression Regulation Macrophages Genes Starvation Guanosine Triphosphate Serogroup

Most Recent Papers

Coordination of Phosphate and Magnesium Metabolism in Bacteria

Roberto E. Bruna, Christopher G. Kendra, Mauricio H. Pontes, 2022, on p. 135-150

Limitation of phosphate assimilation maintains cytoplasmic magnesium homeostasis

Roberto E. Bruna, Christopher G. Kendra, Eduardo A. Groisman, Mauricio H. Pontes, 2021, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

A physiological basis for nonheritable antibiotic resistance

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2020, mBio on p. 1-13

Conjugal DNA Transfer in Sodalis glossinidius, a Maternally Inherited Symbiont of Tsetse Flies

Christopher G. Kendra, Chelsea M. Keller, Roberto E. Bruna, Mauricio H. Pontes, 2020, mSphere on p. 1-11

Slow growth determines nonheritable antibiotic resistance in Salmonella enterica

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2019, Science's STKE : signal transduction knowledge environment

A protein that controls the onset of a Salmonella virulence program

Jinki Yeom, Mauricio H. Pontes, Jeongjoon Choi, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2018, EMBO Journal

Protein synthesis controls phosphate homeostasis

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2018, Genes and Development on p. 79-92

Reducing Ribosome Biosynthesis Promotes Translation during Low Mg<sup>2+</sup> Stress

Mauricio H. Pontes, Jinki Yeom, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2016, Molecular Cell on p. 480-492

When Too Much ATP Is Bad for Protein Synthesis

Mauricio H. Pontes, Anastasia Sevostyanova, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2015, Journal of Molecular Biology on p. 2586-2594

Salmonella promotes virulence by repressing cellulose production

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eun Jin Lee, Jeongjoon Choi, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2015, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 5183-5188

Most-Cited Papers

Bacterial Mg<sup>2+</sup> homeostasis, transport, and virulence

Eduardo A. Groisman, Kerry Hollands, Michelle A. Kriner, Eun Jin Lee, Sun Yang Park, Mauricio H. Pontes, 2013, Annual Review of Genetics on p. 625-646

XA bacterial virulence protein promotes pathogenicity by inhibiting the Bacterium's Own F<sub>1</sub>F<sub>o</sub> ATP synthase

Eun Jin Lee, Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2013, Cell on p. 146

Slow growth determines nonheritable antibiotic resistance in Salmonella enterica

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2019, Science's STKE : signal transduction knowledge environment

Salmonella promotes virulence by repressing cellulose production

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eun Jin Lee, Jeongjoon Choi, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2015, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 5183-5188

Reducing Ribosome Biosynthesis Promotes Translation during Low Mg<sup>2+</sup> Stress

Mauricio H. Pontes, Jinki Yeom, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2016, Molecular Cell on p. 480-492

When Too Much ATP Is Bad for Protein Synthesis

Mauricio H. Pontes, Anastasia Sevostyanova, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2015, Journal of Molecular Biology on p. 2586-2594

Flagella-independent surface motility in Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium

Sun Yang Park, Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2015, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 1850-1855

Protein synthesis controls phosphate homeostasis

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2018, Genes and Development on p. 79-92

A physiological basis for nonheritable antibiotic resistance

Mauricio H. Pontes, Eduardo A. Groisman, 2020, mBio on p. 1-13

Limitation of phosphate assimilation maintains cytoplasmic magnesium homeostasis

Roberto E. Bruna, Christopher G. Kendra, Eduardo A. Groisman, Mauricio H. Pontes, 2021, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America