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Kohm K.,Floccari V.A., Lutz V.T., Nordmann B., Mittelstädt C., Poehlein A., Dragoš A., Commichau F.M., Hertel R. 2022. The Bacillus phage SPβ and its relatives: a temperate phage model system reveals new strains, species, prophage integration loci, conserved proteins and lysogeny management components. Environmental Microbiology link

Dragoš A., Andersen AJC., Lozano-Andrade CN., Kempen PJ., Kovács ÁT., Strube ML. 2021. Phages carry interbacterial weapons encoded by biosynthetic gene clusters. Current Biology 31, 3479-3489 link

Sun X, Xu Z, Xie J, Hesselber-Thomsen V, Tan T, Zheng R, Strube ML, Dragoš A, Shen Q, Zhang R, Kovács ÁT. 2021. Bacillus velenzensis stimulates resident rhizosphere Pseudomonas stutzeri for plant health through metabolic interactions. ISME J. doi.org/10.1038/s41396-021-01125-3 link

Danevcic T, Dragoš A, Spacapan M, Stefanic P, Dogsa I, Mandic-Mulec I. 2021. Surfactin facilitates horizontal gene transfer in Bacillus subtilis. Frontiers in Microbiology 12: 657407 doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.657407 link

Hartmann R, Jeckel H, Jelli E, Singh PK, Vaidya S, Bayer M, Rode DKH, Vidakovic L, Díaz-Pascual F, Fong JCN, Dragoš A, Lamprecht O, Thöming JG, Netter N, Häussler S, Nadell CD, Sourjik V, Kovács ÁT, Yildiz FH, Drescher K. 2021. Quantitative image analysis of microbial communities with BiofilmQ. Nature Microbiology 6, 151–156 doi:org/10.1038/s41564-020-00817-4 link

Dogsa I, Spacapan M, Dragoš A, Danevcic T, Pandur Z, Mandic-Mulec I. 2021. Peptide signaling without feedback in signal production operates as a true quorum sensing communication system in Bacillus subtilis. Communications biology 4, 58 doi: org/10.1038/s42003-020-01553-5 link

Gallegos-Monterrosa R, Nordgaard Christensen M, Barchewitz T, Koppenhöfer S, Priyadarshini B, Bálint B, Maróti G, Kempen PJ, Dragoš A, Kovács ÁT. 2021. Impact of Rap-Phr system abundance on adaptation of Bacillus subtilis. Communications biology 13;4(1):468 doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-01983-9 link

Dragoš A., Priyadarshini B., Hasan Z., Lenz-Strube M., Kempen PJ., Maróti G., Kaspar C., Bose B., Burton BM., Bischofs IB., Kovács AT. 2020. Pervasive prophage recombination occurs during evolution of spore-forming Bacilli. ISME J, doi: 10.1038/s41396-020-00854-1 link

Martin M, Dragoš A, Otto SB, Schäfer D, Brix S, Maróti G, Kovács ÁT. 2020. Cheaters shape the evolution of phenotypic heterogeneity in Bacillus subtilis biofilms. The ISME journal 14 (9), 2302-2312 link

Otto SB., Martin M., Schäfer D., Hartmann R., Drescher K., Brix S., Dragoš A.#, Kovács ÁT#. 2020. Privatization of biofilm matrix in structurally heterogenous biofilms. mSystems, doi: 10.1128/mSystems.00425-20 link

Falcón García C, Kretschmer M, Lozano-Andrade C, Schönleitner M, Dragoš A, ÁT Kovács, Lieleg O. 2020. Metal ions weaken the hydrophobicity and antibiotic resistance of Bacillus subtilis NCIB 3610 biofilms. npj Biofilms and Microbiomes 6 1 doi:org/10.1038/s41522-019-0111-8 link

Dragoš A., Kovács ÁT. 2019. Evolved biofilm: review on the experimental evolution studies of Bacillus subtilis pellicles. Journal of Molecular Biology, doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2019.02.005 link

Hölscher T., Schiklang T., Dragoš A., Dietel AK., Kost C., Kovács ÁT. 2018. Impaired competence in flagellar mutants of Bacillus subtilis is connected to the regulatory network governed by DegU. Environmental microbiology reports 10: 23-32 link

Dragoš A., Martin M., Falcón García C.,Kricks L., Pausch P., Heimerl T., Bálint B., Maróti G., Bange G., López D., Lieleg O., Kovács ÁT. 2018. Collapse of genetic division of labor and evolution of autonomy in pellicle biofilms. Nature Microbiology 3: 1451–1460 link

Dragoš A., Kiesewalter H., Martin M., Hsu C-Y., Hartmann R., Wechsler T., Drescher K., Stanley-Wall N., Kümmerli R., Kovács ÁT. 2018. Division of labor during biofilm matrix production. Current Biology 28, 1903-1913 link

Dragoš A., Lakshmanan N., Martin M., Bálint B., Maróti G., Falcon Garcia C., Lieleg O., Kovács ÁT. 2018. Evolution of exploitative interactions during diversification in Bacillus subtilis biofilms. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, doi.org/10.1093/femsec/fix155 link

Martin M.*, Dragoš A.*, Hölscher T.*, Maróti G., Bálint B., Westermann M., Kovács ÁT. 2017. De novo evolved interference competition promotes the spread of biofilm defectors. Nature Communications, doi: 10.1038/ncomms15127 link

Dragoš A., Kovács ÁT., Claessen D. 2017. The role of functional amyloid in multicellular growth and development of Gram-positive bacteria. Biomolecules 7(3) E60. doi: 10.3390/biom7030060. link

Dragoš A., Kovács ÁT. 2016. Peculiar functions of bacterial extracellular matrix. Trends in Microbiology doi:org/10.1016/j.tim.2016.12.010 link

Hölscher T., Dragoš A., Gallegos-Monterrosa R., Martin M., Mhatre E., Richter A., Kovács ÁT. 2016. Monitoring spatial segragation in surface colonizing populations. Journal of Visualized Experiments e54752, doi:10.3791/54752 link

Martin M.*, Hölscher T.*, Dragoš A.*, Cooper V., Kovács ÁT. 2016. Laboratory evolution of microbial interactions in bacterial biofilms. Journal of Bacteriology 198: 2564-2571 link

Oslizlo A., Štefanic P., Vatovec S., Beigot Glaser S., Rupnik M., Mandic-Mulec I. 2015. Exploring ComQXPA quorum sensing diversity and biocontrol potential of Bacillus spp. isolates from tomato rhizoplane. Microbial Biotechnology 8: 527-540 link

Dogša I. *, Oslizlo A. *, Štefanic P., Mandic-Mulec I. 2014. Social interactions and biofilm formation in Bacillus subtilis. Food Technology and Biotechnology 52: 149-157 link

Oslizlo A., Štefanic P., Dogša I., Mandic-Mulec I. 2014. Private link between signal and response in Bacillus subtilis quorum sensing. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 111: 1586-1591 link

Miernikiewicz P., Owczarek B., Piotrowicz A.,Boczkowska B., Rzewucka K., Figura G., Letarov A., Kulikov E., Kopciuch A., Switala-Jelen K., Oslizlo A., Hodyra K., Gubernator J., Dabrowska K. 2012. Recombinant expression and purification of T4 phage Hoc, Soc, gp23, gp24 proteins in native conformations with stability studies. Plos One doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038902 link

Oslizlo A., Miernikiewicz P., Piotrowicz A., Owczarek B., Kopciuch A., Figura G., Dabrowska K. 2011. Purification of phage display-modified bacteriophage T4 by affinity chromatography. BMC Biotechnology doi: 10.1186/1472-6750-11-59 link