PUBLICATIONS:


1. Rogers, B.L. and Leach, T.  New approaches to Clostridium difficile colitis therapy.  Drug Discovery Today: Therapeutic Strategies 1(4):513-517 (2004).
2. Rogers, B.L.  Bacterial targets to antimicrobial leads and clinical candidates.  Curr Opinion Drug Disc. & Devel. 7(2): 211-222 (2004).
​ 3. Alberti-Segui, C., Morales, A.J., Xing, H., Kessler, M.M., Willins, D.A., Weinstock, K.G, Cottarel., G., Fechtel, K. and Rogers, B.L.  Identification of potential cell-surface proteins in Candida albicans and investigation of the role of a putative cell-surface glycosidase in adhesion and virulence.  Yeast 21: 285-302 (2004).
4. Davis, D. vR., McAlpine, J.B., Pazoles, C.J., Talbot, M.K., Adler, E.A., White, A.C., Jonas, B.M. , Murray, B.E., Weinstock, G.M., and Rogers, B.L.  Enterococcus faecalis multi-drug resistance transporters: Application for antibiotic discovery.  J. Mol. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 3(2): 179-184 (2001).
5. Rogers, B., Decottignies, A., Kolaczkowski, M., Carvajal, E., Balzi, E.  and Goffeau, A.  The pleitropic drug ABC transporters from Saccharomyces cerevisiae.  J. Mol. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 3(2): 207-214 (2001).
6. Yang, S-W., Ubillas, R., McAlpine, J., Stafford, A., Ecker, D.M., Talbot, M.K., and Rogers, B.  Three new phenolic compounds fom a manipulated plant cell culture, Mirabilis jalapa.  J. Natural Prod.  64: 313-317 (2001).
​ 7. Hsieh, P.-C., Siegel, S.A., Rogers, B., Davis, D. and Lewis, K. Bacteria lacking a multidrug pump: sensitive tool for drug discovery.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA.  95: 6602-6606 (1998).
8. Exley, M., Rogers, B.L. and Griffith, I.J. The use of peptides for allergy immunotherapy. in Molecular analysis of IgE-mediated hypersensitivity and strategies for immunological intervention.  pp 151-176. Editors, A.M. Roberts and M.R. Walker. Wiley and Sons, U.K., (1997).
9. Rogers, B.L., Bond, J.F., Morgenstern, J.P., Counsell, C.M., and Griffith, I.G. Immunological characterization of the major ragweed allergens Amb a I and Amb a  II.  in Pollen Biotechnology:  Genes, Allergens and Development. p211-234.  Editors, S.S. Mohapatra and B. Knox. Publishers, Chapman and Hall (1996).
10. Slunt, J.B., Rogers, B.L. and Chapman, M.D. IgE antibodies to recombinant forms of  Fel d 1 : Dichotomy between fluid-phase and solid-phase binding studies.  J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. 95:1221-1228 (1995).
​ 11. Zhu, X., Greenstein, J.L., Rogers, B.L. and Kuo, M.c. T cell mapping of ragweed pollen allergen Amb a 5 and Amb t 5 and the involvement of free sulfhydryl groups in T cell recognition.  J. Immunol.  155:5064-5073 (1995).
12. van Milligen, F., Craig, S., Rogers, B.L., van Swieten, P. and Aalberse, R.C. Differences between specificities of IgE and IgG4 antibodies : studies using recombinant chain 1 and chain 2 of the major cat allergen Felis domesticus  (Fel d I).  Clin. Experimental Allergy 25:247-251 (1995).
13. Rogers, B.L., Bond, J.F., Craig, S., Nault, A.K., Segal, D.B., Morgenstern, J.P., Chen, M.s., Counsell, C.M., Kuo, M.c. and Garman, R.D. Potential therapeutic recombinant proteins comprised of peptides containing recombined T cell epitopes.   Molec. Immunol. 31:955-966 (1994).
14. Smith, W., Chua, K.Y., Kuo, M.C., Rogers, B.L. and Thomas, W.R. Cloning and sequencing of the Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus group III allergen, Der p III.  Clin. Experimental Allergy  24:220-228 (1994).
15. Rogers, B.L., Pollock, J.,Klapper, D.G. and Griffith, I.J.  Complete sequence of a proteinase inhibitor cystatin homologue from the pollen of Ambrosia artimisiifolia (short ragweed).  Gene 113:219-221 (1993).
16. Bond, J. F., Brauer, A.W., Segal, D., Nault, A., Rogers, B.L. and Kuo, M.-c.  Native and recombinant Fel d  I as probes into the relationship of allergen structure to human IgE immunoreactivity.   Molec. Immunol.  30:1529-1541 (1993).
17. Briner, T., Kuo, M.-c., Keating, K.M., Rogers, B.L. and Greenstein, J.L. Peripheral murine T cell tolerance induced by peptides from the major cat allergen, Fel d I.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA  90:7608-612 (1993).
18. Kuo, M.-C., Zhu, Z.-j., Koury, R., Griffith, I. J., Klapper, D.G., Bond, J.F. and Rogers, B.L. Purification and immunochemical characterization of recombinant and native ragweed allergen Amb a  II.   Molec.  Immunol.  30:1077-1088 (1993). 
19. Keating, K.M., Rogers, B.L., Weber, L., Morgenstern, J.P., Klapper, D.G., and Kuo, M.-c.  Immunoaffinity chromatography of recombinant Amb a  I in the presence of a denaturing agent.   J. Chromatography  631:269-275 (1993).
20. Rogers, B.L., Morgenstern, J.P., Garman, R.D., Bond, J.F. and Kuo, M.-c.  Recombinant Fel d  I:  expression, purification, IgE binding and reaction with cat-allergic human T cells.  Molec. Immunol.  30:559-568 (1993).
21. Rogers, B.L., Garman, R.D., Kuo, M.-c., Bond, J.F., Craig, S., Chen, M.-s., Greenstein, J.L., and Morgenstern, J.P.  Expression of recombinant Fel d  I: Purification, antibody binding and reaction with cat allergic human T cells.  in International Workshop on Molecular Biology and Immunology of Allergens, CRC Press  p.259-262 (1992).
22. Griffith, I.J., Craig, S., Pollock, J., Morgenstern, J., and Rogers, B.L.  Expression and genomic structure of the genes encoding F dI, the major allergen of the domestic cat.   Gene 113:263-268 (1992).
23. Morgenstern, J.P., Griffith, I.J., Brauer, A.W., Rogers, B.L., Bond, J.F., Chapman, M.D., and Kuo, M.C.  Determination of the amino acid sequence of Fel d  I, the major allergen of the domestic cat: protein sequence analysis and cDNA cloning.   Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 88:9690-9696 (1991).     
​ 24. Bond, J.F., Garman, R., Keating, K.M., Briner, T.J., Rafnar, T., Klapper, D.G., and Rogers, B.L. Multiple Amb a  I allergens demonstrate specific reactivity with IgE and T cells from ragweed allergic patients.  J. Immunol. 146: 3380-3385 (1991).
25. Griffith, I.J., Pollock, J., Klapper, D.G., Rogers, B.L., and Nault, A. Sequence polymorphism of Amb a  I and Amb a  II, the major allergens in Ambrosia artemisiifolia (short ragweed).   Int. Arch. Allergy Appl. Immunol.  96:296-304 (1991).
26. Rogers, B.L., Morgenstern, J.P., Griffith, I.J., Yu, X.-B., Counsell, C.M., Brauer, A.W., King, T.P., Garman, R.D., and Kuo, M.-C. Complete sequence of the allergen Amb a  II:  recombinant expression and reactivity with T cells from ragweed allergic patients.  J. Immunol. 147:2547-2552 (1991).
27. Rafnar, T., Griffith, I.J., Kuo, M.-C., Bond, J.F. Rogers, B.L., and Klapper, D.G.  Cloning of Amb a I (Antigen E), the major allergen family of short ragweed pollen.  J. Biol. Chem.  266:1229-1236 (1991).
28. White, J.W., Sobnosky, M.G., Rogers, B.L., Walker, W.H. and Saunders, G.F.  Nucleotide sequence of a transcriptional enhancer located 2.2 KB 3' of a human placental lactogen encoding gene.   Gene 84:521-522 (1989).
29. Maeda, K., Nakanishi, N., Rogers, B.L., Haser, W.G., Shitara, K., Yoshida, H., Takagaki, Y., Augustin, A.A. and Tonegawa, S. Expression of the T-cell receptor g-chain gene products on the surface of peripheral T cells and T-cell blasts generated by allogeneic mixed lymphocyte reaction.   Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA  84:6536-6540 (1987).
30. Rogers, B.L., Sobnosky, M.G. and Saunders, G.F.  Localization and characterization of the human placental lactogengene enhancer.  In ICSU Short Reports Vol. 3 Advances in Gene Technology:  Molecular Biology of the Endocrine System  pp. 18-22.   ICSU Press, Cambridge University Press (1986).
31. Rogers, B.L., and Saunders, G.F.  Transcriptional enhancers play a major role in  gene expression. BioEssays 4:62-65 (1986).
32. Rogers, B.L., Sobnosky, M.G., and Saunders, G.F. Transcriptional enhancer  within the human placental lactogen and growth hormone multigene cluster.   Nucl. Acids Res. 14:7647-7659 (1986).
33. Campbell, H.D., Rogers, B.L., and Young, I.G. Synthesis and biological activity of derivatives of ubiquinone:  Photoaffinity analogues containing the 4-azido-2-nitroanilino group.   Biochemistry 25:172-177 (1986).
34. Campbell, H.D., Rogers, B.L., and Young, I.G. Nucleotide sequence of the respiratory D-lactate dehydrogenase gene of Escherichia coli.   Eur. J. Biochem. 144:367-373 (1984).
35. Young, I.G., Rogers, B.L., Campbell, H.D., Jaworowski, A. and Shaw, D.C.  Nucleotide sequence coding for the respiratory NADH dehydrogenase of Escherichia coli: UUG initiation codon.   Eur. J. Biochem. 116:165-170 (1981).


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