Publications

MacGuire AE, Ching MC, Diamond BH, Kazakov A, Novichkov P, and Godoy VG. (2014). Activation of Phenotypic Subpopulations in Response to Ciprofloxacin Treatment in Acinetobacter baumannii. Mol Microbiol. In press.

Cafarelli TM, Rands TJ, and Godoy VG. (2014). The DinB•RecA complex of Escherichia coli mediates an efficient and high-fidelity response to ubiquitous alkylation lesions. Environ Mol Mutagen. 55(2): 92-102. PDF

Rosengaus RB, Mead K, Du Comb WS, Benson RW, and Godoy VG. (2013). Nest sanitation through defacation: antifungal properties of wood cockroach feces. Naturwissenschaften. 100 (11): 1051-1059. PDF

Godoy VG, Muirhead A, and Woodruff R. (2013). Features of Escherichia coli mutant colonies appearing on nonlethal conditions of selection. Mol Cancer Biol. In press. PDF

Norton MD, Spilkia AJ, and Godoy VG. (2013). Antibiotic resistance acquired through a DNA damage-inducible response in Acinetobacter baumannii. J Bacteriol. 195(6): 1335-1345. PDF

Cafarelli TM, Rands TJ, Benson RW, Rudnicki PA, Lin I, and Godoy VG. (2013). A single residue unique to DinB-like proteins limits formation of the Pol IV multi-protein complex in Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 195(6): 1179-1193. PDF

Benson RW, Norton MD, Lin I, Du Comb WS, Godoy VG. (2011). An active site aromatic triad in Escherichia coli DNA Pol IV coordinates cell survival and mutagenesis in different DNA damaging agents. PLoS ONE 6(5): e19944. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019944 PDF

Benson RW*, Cafarelli TM*, Godoy VG. (2011). SOE-LRed: a simple and time-efficient method to localize genes with point mutations onto the Escherichia coli chromosome. J. Microbiol. Methods. 84(3): 479-481. *equally contributing authors PDF

Cohen SE, Godoy VG, Walker GC. (2009). Transcriptional modulator NusA interacts with translesion DNA polymerases in Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 191: 665-72. PDF

Godoy, VG, Jarosz, DF, Simon, SM, Abyzov, A, Ilyin, V, and Walker, GC. (2007). UmuD and RecA directly modulate the mutagenic potential of the Y family DNA polymerase DinB. Mol. Cell 28: 1058-1070. PDF

Jarosz DF*, Godoy VG*, Delaney JC, Essigmann JM, Walker GC. (2006). A single amino acid governs enhanced activity of DinB DNA polymerases on damaged templates. Nature 439: 225-228. *equally contributing authors PDF

Godoy VG, Jarosz DF, Walker FL, Simmons LA and Walker GC. (2006). Escherichia coli Y-family DNA polymerases respond to DNA damage-independent inhibition of replication fork progression. EMBO 4: 868-879. PDF

Godoy VG, Beuning P, and Walker GC. (2005). “Gene Expression in Bacterial Systems: The LexA Regulatory System” in Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry W. J. Lennarz and M. D. Lane, Eds., Academic Press/Elsevier Science, San Diego, CA.

Sutton MD, Smith BT, Godoy VG, Walker GC. (2000). The SOS response: recent insights into umuDC-dependent mutagenesis and DNA damage tolerance. Annu Rev Genet. 34: 479-497. Review. PDF

Godoy VG and Fox MS. (2000). Transposon stability and a role for conjugational transfer in adaptive mutability. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 13: 7393-7398. PDF

Godoy VG, Gizatullin FS, Fox MS. (2000). Some features of the mutability of bacteria during nonlethal selection. Genetics 154: 49-59. PDF

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