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    • Method of preventing T cell-mediated responses by the use of the major histocompatibility complex class II analog protein (map protein) from Staphylococcus aureus 

      Brown, Eric; Lee, Lawrence; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2006-12-26)
      A method of immunomodulating the T cell response in Staphylococcal bacteria is provided wherein an effective amount of the Map protein from Staphylococcus aureus is administered to a host to prevent or suppress the T cell ...
    • MHC II analog from Staphylococcus aureus 

      Hook, Magnus; Jonsson, Klas; Patti, Joseph M.; Gurusiddappa, Sivashankarappa (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1997-07-15)
      Staphylococcus aureus can bind a number of different extracellular matrix proteins. Recent studies have shown that one particular Staphylococcus protein has the capacity of binding several different matrix proteins. The ...
    • Molecular and Functional Identification of Two Mucin Secretory Pathways 

      Jaramillo Hernandez, Ana Maria (2018-10-29)
      In airways, secreted mucins absorb large volumes of water to form viscoelastic mucus, which is then propelled proximally by ciliary beating and swallowed. Mucins are secreted both at a low baseline rate and a high ...
    • Monoclonal antibodies recognizing a coagulase-negative staphylococcal protein 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Hutchins, Jeff T.; Hall, Andrea; Santos, Linda; Bowden, Maria; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2013-07-02)
      Monoclonal antibodies which can bind to the SdrF protein of Staphylococcus epidermidis are provided which can be useful in the treatment and protection against infection from staphylococcal bacteria such as Staphylococcus ...
    • Multicomponent vaccines 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Foster, Timothy J.; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2011-09-13)
      Multicomponent vaccines are provided which aid in the prevention and treatment of staphylococcal infections and which include certain selected combinations of bacterial binding proteins or fragments thereof, or antibodies ...
    • Multicomponent vaccines 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Foster, Timothy J.; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2010-02-23)
      Multicomponent vaccines are provided which aid in the prevention and treatment of staphylococcal infections and which include certain selected combinations of bacterial binding proteins or fragments thereof, or antibodies ...
    • Multicomponent vaccines 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Foster, Timothy J.; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-03-09)
      Multicomponent vaccines are provided which aid in the prevention and treatment of staphylococcal infections and which include certain selected combinations of bacterial binding proteins or fragments thereof, or antibodies ...
    • A Novel MSCRAMM Subfamily in Coagulase Negative Staphylococcal Species 

      Arora, Srishtee; Uhlemann, Anne-Catrin; Lowy, Franklin; Hook, Magnus (Frontiers in Microbiology, 2016)
    • Prokaryotic collagen-like proteins and uses thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Lukomski, Slawomir; Xu, Yi (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2005-10-11)
      The present invention provides recombinant triple helical proteins or collagen-like proteins comprising a prokaryotic protein or one or more domains of a prokaryotic protein comprising a collagen-like peptide sequence of ...
    • Prokaryotic collagen-like proteins and uses thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Lukomski, Slawomir; Xu, Yi (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2010-04-20)
      The present invention provides recombinant triple helical proteins or collagen-like proteins comprising a prokaryotic protein or one or more domains of a prokaryotic protein comprising a collagen-like peptide sequence of ...
    • Prokaryotic collagen-like proteins and uses thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Lukomski, Slawomir; Xu, Yi (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2007-07-03)
      The present invention provides recombinant triple helical proteins or collagen-like proteins comprising a prokaryotic protein or one or more domains of a prokaryotic protein comprising a collagen-like peptide sequence of ...
    • Prokaryotic collagen-like proteins and uses thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Lukomski, Slawomir; Xu, Yi (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2009-06-09)
      The present invention provides recombinant triple helical proteins or collagen-like proteins comprising a prokaryotic protein or one or more domains of a prokaryotic protein comprising a collagen-like peptide sequence of ...
    • The Regulation of Growth Factor Signaling in Drosophila Development and Disease 

      Lindner, Jonathan Ryan (2012-02-14)
      Developmental signaling pathways have many diverse roles throughout the life of an organism. The proper regulation of these pathways is essential for normal development, and misregulation can lead to diseases such as cancer. ...
    • S. epidermidis Cell Wall Anchored Proteins Located in Composite SCCmec Islands 

      Arora, Srishtee (2017-12-01)
      Pathogenic bacteria improve their fitness, pathogenicity and virulence by acquisition of mobile genetic elements (MGE). These MGE carry genes for antibiotic resistance, toxins, virulence factors, etc. Staphylococcus ...
    • Specific binding sites in collagen for integrins and use thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Xu, Xuejun; Kim, Jiyeun (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2012-08-28)
      The present invention identified a high affinity binding sequence in collagen type III for the collagen-binding integrin I domains. Provided herein are the methods used to characterize the sequence, the peptides comprising ...
    • Specific binding sites in collagen for integrins and use thereof 

      Xu, Xuejun; Hook, Magnus; Kim, Jiyeun (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2009-04-07)
      The present invention identified a high affinity binding sequence in collagen type III for the collagen-binding integrin I domains. Provided herein are the methods used to characterize the sequence, the peptides comprising ...
    • Specific binding sites in collagen for integrins and use thereof 

      Hook, Magnus; Xu, Xuejun; Kim, Jiyeun (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2019-07-23)
      The present invention identified a high affinity binding sequence in collagen type III for the collagen-binding integrin I domains. Provided herein are the methods used to characterize the sequence, the peptides comprising ...
    • Staphylococcal immunotherapeutics via donor selection and donor stimulation 

      Patti, Joseph M.; Foster, Timothy J.; Hook, Magnus (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2004-02-17)
      A method and composition for the passive immunization of patients infected with or susceptible to infection from Staphylococcus bacteria such as S. aureus and S. epidermidis infection is provided that includes the selection ...
    • Treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections utilizing antibodies that bind to fibronectin binding proteins 

      Hook, Magnus; Patti, Joseph M.; House-pompeo, Karen L.; Speziale, Pietro; Joh, Danny; Mcgavin, Martin J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2012-07-03)
      Disclosed are antibodies that block the binding of fibronectin protein to fibronectin. Also disclosed are site specifically-mutated and truncated peptide epitopes derived from the fnbA and fnbB genes of Staphylococcus ...