Martin Pavelka, Ph.D.

Martin Pavelka, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 672
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-4670
Lab: (585) 275-4685
Fax: (585) 473-9573

Journal Articles

Showing all 16 journal articles available.

2014 Aug
Sanders AN, Wright LF, Pavelka MS. "Genetic characterization of mycobacterial L,D-transpeptidases." Microbiology. 2014 Aug; 160(Pt 8):1795-806. Epub 2014 May 21.
2010 Jun
Patru MM, Pavelka MS. "A role for the class A penicillin-binding protein PonA2 in the survival of Mycobacterium smegmatis under conditions of nonreplication." Journal of bacteriology. 2010 Jun; 192(12):3043-54. Epub 2010 Apr 16.
2009 Apr
Lovullo ED, Molins-Schneekloth CR, Schweizer HP, Pavelka MS. "Single-copy chromosomal integration systems for Francisella tularensis." Microbiology. 2009 Apr; 155(Pt 4):1152-63.
2009 Feb
Lovullo ED, Sherrill LA, Pavelka MS. "Improved shuttle vectors for Francisella tularensis genetics." FEMS microbiology letters. 2009 Feb; 291(1):95-102. Epub 2008 Dec 04.
2008
Pavelka MS. "Allelic exchange of unmarked mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis." Methods in molecular biology. 2008 435:191-201.
2007 Apr
Pavelka MS. "Another brick in the wall." Trends in microbiology. 2007 Apr; 15(4):147-9. Epub 2007 Feb 28.
2006 Nov
LoVullo ED, Sherrill LA, Perez LL, Pavelka MS. "Genetic tools for highly pathogenic Francisella tularensis subsp. tularensis." Microbiology. 2006 Nov; 152(Pt 11):3425-35.
2005 Mar
Consaul SA, Wright LF, Mahapatra S, Crick DC, Pavelka MS. "An unusual mutation results in the replacement of diaminopimelate with lanthionine in the peptidoglycan of a mutant strain of Mycobacterium smegmatis." Journal of bacteriology. 2005 Mar; 187(5):1612-20.
2005 Mar
Flores AR, Parsons LM, Pavelka MS. "Characterization of novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium smegmatis mutants hypersusceptible to beta-lactam antibiotics." Journal of bacteriology. 2005 Mar; 187(6):1892-900.
2005 Feb
Flores AR, Parsons LM, Pavelka MS. "Genetic analysis of the beta-lactamases of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium smegmatis and susceptibility to beta-lactam antibiotics." Microbiology. 2005 Feb; 151(Pt 2):521-32.
2005 Jan 7
Raymond JB, Mahapatra S, Crick DC, Pavelka MS. "Identification of the namH gene, encoding the hydroxylase responsible for the N-glycolylation of the mycobacterial peptidoglycan." The Journal of biological chemistry. 2005 Jan 7; 280(1):326-33. Epub 2004 Nov 02.
2004 May 15
Consaul SA, Pavelka MS. "Use of a novel allele of the Escherichia coli aacC4 aminoglycoside resistance gene as a genetic marker in mycobacteria." FEMS microbiology letters. 2004 May 15; 234(2):297-301.
2003 Aug 8
Consaul SA, Jacobs WR, Pavelka MS. "Extragenic suppression of the requirement for diaminopimelate in diaminopimelate auxotrophs of Mycobacterium smegmatis." FEMS microbiology letters. 2003 Aug 8; 225(1):131-5.
2003
Raymond JB, Price NP, Pavelka MS. "A method for the enzymatic synthesis and HPLC purification of the peptidoglycan precursor UDP-N-acetylmuramic acid." FEMS microbiology letters. 2003 229(1):83-9.
1994 Aug 5
Pavelka MS, Hayes SF, Silver RP. "Characterization of KpsT, the ATP-binding component of the ABC-transporter involved with the export of capsular polysialic acid in Escherichia coli K1." The Journal of biological chemistry. 1994 Aug 5; 269(31):20149-58.
1991 Aug
Pavelka MS, Wright LF, Silver RP. "Identification of two genes, kpsM and kpsT, in region 3 of the polysialic acid gene cluster of Escherichia coli K1." Journal of bacteriology. 1991 Aug; 173(15):4603-10.

Books

2008
Pavelka, M. S., Jr.. "Allelic exchange of unmarked mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.". Chromosomal Mutagenesis. Humana Press.. : In G. Davis and K. Kayser (ed.),, 2008. p. 191-201.
2000
Pavelka, M. S., Jr.. "Genetics of mycobacterial metabolism.". Molecular Genetics of the mycobacteria.. In G. Hatfull and W. R. Jacobs (ed.),. : ASM Press., 2000. p. 221-233.
1994
Pavelka, M. S., Jr., Ph.D.. Thesis: The role of kpsT in the expression of capsular polysialic acid in Escher. : University of Rochester., 1994.
1993
Silver, R. P., P. Annunziato, M. S. Pavelka, Jr., R.P. Pigeon, L. F. Wright, D. E. Wunder.. "Genetic and molecular analysis of the polysialic acid gene cluster of Escherichia coli K1.". Polysialic acid.. Basel/Switzerland.: In J. Roth, U. Rutishauser, and F. A. Troy (ed.), 1993. p. 59-71