Thomas K Wood

Endowed Chair Professor of Engineering

Thomas K Wood

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Quorum Sensing Cells Antibiotics Cell Bacterial Infections Infection Biofilms Anti Bacterial Agents Bacteria Escherichia Coli Phenotype Biotechnology Proteins Bacterium Toxin Antitoxin Systems Genes Mutation Hydrogen Peroxide Dormancy Virulence Toxicity Nutrients Mitomycin Acid Resistance Indole

Most Recent Publications

Ines Bleriot, Lucia Blasco, Olga Pacios, Laura Fernández-García, Antón Ambroa, María López, Concha Ortiz-Cartagena, Felipe Fernández Cuenca, Jesús Oteo-Iglesias, Álvaro Pascual, Luis Martínez-Martínez, Pilar Domingo-Calap, Thomas K. Wood, María Tomás, 2022, Scientific Reports

Manipulating indole symbiont signalling

Sooyeon Song, Thomas K. Wood, 2022, Environmental Microbiology Reports on p. 691-696

Mobile genetic elements used by competing coral microbial populations increase genomic plasticity

Pengxia Wang, Yi Zhao, Weiquan Wang, Shituan Lin, Kaihao Tang, Tianlang Liu, Thomas K. Wood, Xiaoxue Wang, 2022, ISME Journal on p. 2220-2229

What is the fate of the biofilm matrix?

Joy M. Muthami, Laura Fernández-García, María Tomás, Thomas K. Wood, 2022, Environmental Microbiology

Thomas K. Wood, 2022, Microbial Biotechnology on p. 13-17

What are the options for treating infections by persister-forming pathogens?

Laura Fernández-García, Joy M. Muthami, Maria Tomas, Thomas K. Wood, 2022, Environmental Microbiology

Escherichia coli cryptic prophages sense nutrients to influence persister cell resuscitation

Sooyeon Song, Jun Seob Kim, Ryota Yamasaki, Sejong Oh, Michael J. Benedik, Thomas K. Wood, 2021, Environmental Microbiology on p. 7245-7254

Vibrio splendidus persister cells induced by host coelomic fluids show a similar phenotype to antibiotic-induced counterparts

Yanan Li, Thomas K. Wood, Weiwei Zhang, Chenghua Li, 2021, Environmental Microbiology on p. 5605-5620

George Zhang Wei, Katherine A. Martin, Peter Yuli Xing, Ruchi Agrawal, Luke Whiley, Thomas K. Wood, Sophia Hejndorf, Yong Zhi Ng, Jeremy Zhi Yan Low, Janet Rossant, Robert Nechanitzky, Elaine Holmes, Jeremy K. Nicholson, Eng King Tan, Paul M. Matthews, Sven Pettersson, 2021, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Mostly dead and all dead: response to ‘what do we mean by viability in terms of “viable but non-culturable cells”’

Sooyeon Song, Thomas K. Wood, 2021, Environmental Microbiology Reports on p. 253-254

Most-Cited Papers

Thomas K. Wood, Stephen J. Knabel, Brian W. Kwan, 2013, Applied and Environmental Microbiology on p. 7116-7121

Roles of indole as an interspecies and interkingdom signaling molecule

Jin Hyung Lee, Thomas K. Wood, Jintae Lee, 2015, Trends in Microbiology on p. 707-718

Xiaoxue Wang, Dana M. Lord, Hsin Yao Cheng, Devon O. Osbourne, Seok Hoon Hong, Viviana Sanchez-Torres, Cecilia Quiroga, Kevin Zheng, Torsten Herrmann, Wolfgang Peti, Michael J. Benedik, Rebecca Page, Thomas K. Wood, 2012, Nature Chemical Biology on p. 855-861

Brian W. Kwan, John A. Valenta, Michael J. Benedik, Thomas K. Wood, 2013, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy on p. 1468-1473

Toshinari Maeda, Rodolfo García-Contreras, Mingming Pu, Lili Sheng, Luis Rene Garcia, Maria Tomás, Thomas K. Wood, 2012, ISME Journal on p. 493-501

Seok Hoon Hong, Manjunath Hegde, Jeongyun Kim, Xiaoxue Wang, Arul Jayaraman, Thomas K. Wood, 2012, Nature Communications

Vipin C. Kalia, Thomas K. Wood, Prasun Kumar, 2014, Microbial Ecology on p. 13-23

Rodolfo García-Contreras, Leslie Nuñez-López, Ricardo Jasso-Chávez, Brian W. Kwan, Javier A. Belmont, Adrián Rangel-Vega, Toshinari Maeda, Thomas K. Wood, 2015, ISME Journal on p. 115-125

Combatting bacterial infections by killing persister cells with mitomycin C

Brian W. Kwan, Nityananda Chowdhury, Thomas K. Wood, 2015, Environmental Microbiology on p. 4406-4414

Seok Hoon Hong, Xiaoxue Wang, Hazel F. O'Connor, Michael J. Benedik, Thomas K. Wood, 2012, Microbial Biotechnology on p. 509-522