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58. Cao Ruobing, Su Huimin, Wei Zichun, He Zhien, Pan Ting, Li Yujie, Sun Baolin (2024). An induced mutation of ABC-transporter component VraF(K84E) contributes to vancomycin resistance and virulence in Staphylococcus aureus strain MW2. Int J Med Microbiol. 2;315:151624.PDF

57. He Zhien, Cao Liwen, Dai Yuanyuan, Lu Huaiwei, Sun Baolin, Li Yujie (2023). An abnormal multidrug-resistant and hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolate without rmpA  or rmpA2 . JUSTC, 53(9): 0905.PDF

56. Li Wei, He Zhien, Di Wei, Xu Weifeng, Li Yujie, Sun Baolin (2024). Transposition mechanism of ISApl1 —the determinant of colistin resistance dissemination. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 30:e0123123.PDF

55. Ali MR, Yang Y, Dai Y, Lu H, He Z, Li Y, Sun B (2023). Prevalence of multidrug-resistant hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae without defined hypervirulent biomarkers in Anhui, China: a new dimension of hypervirulence. Front Microbiol. 14:1247091.PDF

54. Huang Y, Ali MR, Li W, Wang W, Dai Y, Lu H, He Z, Li Y, Sun B (2023). Epidemiological characteristics of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii ST369 in Anhui, China. mSystems.1:e0073123.PDF

53. Li Y, Pan T, Cao R, Li W, He Z, Sun B (2023). Nitrate Reductase NarGHJI Modulates Virulence via Regulation of  agr Expression in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strain USA300 LAC. Microbiology Spectrum.03596-22.PDF

52. Shu X, Shi Y, Huang Y, Yu D, Sun B (2023). Transcription tuned by S-nitrosylation underlies a mechanism for Staphylococcus aureus to circumvent vancomycin killing. Nat Commun 14, 2318.PDF

51. Cao J, Zhang H, He Z, Piao Z, Zong X, Sun B (2023). Genotypic and Phenotypic Characterization of Some psms Hypervirulent Clinical Isolates of Staphylococcus aureus in a Tertiary Hospital in Hefei, Anhui. Infect Drug Resist. 16:1471-1484..PDF

50. Zhang H, Cao J, He Z, Zong X, Sun B (2023). Molecular Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus in a Tertiary Hospital in Anhui, China: ST59 Remains a Serious Threat. Infect Drug Resist 16:961-976.PDF

49. Zhao H, He Z, Li Y, Sun B (2022). Epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae ST15 of producing KPC-2, SHV-106 and CTX-M-15 in Anhui, China. BMC Microbiol 22(1):262.PDF

48. He Z, Xu W, Zhao H, Li W, Dai Y, Lu H, Zhao L, Zhang C, Li Y, Sun B (2022). Epidemiological characteristics an outbreak of ST11 multidrug-resistant and hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae in Anhui, China. Front Microbiol 13:996753.PDF

47. Liu D, Zhang R, Chen S, Sun B, Zhang K (2022). Analysis of gastric microbiome reveals three distinctive microbial communities associated with the occurrence of gastric cancer. BMC Microbiol 22(1):184.PDF

46. He Z, Yang Y, Li W, Ma X, Zhang C, Zhang J, Sun B, Ding T, Tian GB (2022). Comparative genomic analyses of Polymyxin-resistant Enterobacteriaceae strains from China. BMC Genomics 23:88.PDF

45. Pan T, Guan J, Li Y and Sun B (2021). LcpB Is a Pyrophosphatase Responsible for Wall Teichoic Acid Synthesis and Virulence in Staphylococcus aureus Clinical Isolate ST59. Front Microbiol 12:788500.PDF

44. Liu D, Chen S, Zhang R, Wang J, Gou Y, Yu W, Zhou H, Ye F, Liu Y, Sun B, Zhang K (2021). Gastrointestinal microbiota changes in patients with gastric precancerous lesions. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 11:749207.PDF

43. Wang W, Sun B (2021). VraCP Regulates Cell Wall Metabolism and Antibiotic Resistance in Vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus Strain Mu50. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 76:1712-1723. PDF

42. Zhu J, Liu B, Shu X, Sun B (2021). A novel mutation of walK confers vancomycin resistance in methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus.  Int J Med Microbiol 311:151473.PDF

41. Xue L, Yue J, Ke J, Khan M, Wen W, Sun B, Zhu Z, Niu L (2020). Distinct oligomeric structures of the YoeB–YefM complex provide insights into the conditional cooperativity of type II toxin–antitoxin system. Nucleic Acids Research 48: 10527–10541. PDF

40. Jin Z, Li W, Wang W, Sun B (2020). Complete genome sequence of Bifidobacterium adolescentis ZJ2, isolated from a centenarian in Anhui, China. Microbiol Resour Announc  9:e00710-20. PDF

39. Zong X, Liu D, Li M, Sun B (2020). Complete genome sequence of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strain RJ1267, isolated in Shanghai, China. Microbiol Resour Announc 9:e00244-20. PDF

38. Fang B, Liu B, Sun B (2020). Transcriptional regulation of virulence factors Hla and phenolsoluble modulins α by AraC-type regulator Rbf in Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol 310:151436. PDF

37. Zhu Q, Liu B, Sun B (2020). SpoVG modulates cell aggregation by regulating sasC expression and eDNA release in Staphylococcus aureus. Appl Environ Microbiol 86:e00591-20. PDF

36. Liu B, Sun B (2020). Rsp promotes the transcription of virulence factors in an agr-independent manner in Staphylococcus aureus. Emerging Microbes & Infections 9:796-812. PDF

35. Habib G, Zhu J, Sun B (2020). A novel type I toxin-antitoxin system modulates persister cell formation in Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol 310:151400. PDF

34. Jin Z, Li W, Wang W, Sun B (2019). Draft Genome Sequence of Bifidobacterium longum ZJ1, isolated from a Centenarian in Anhui, China. Microbiol Resour Announc  8:e00878-19. PDF

33. Jin Z, Jiang Q, Fang B, Sun B (2019). The ArlR-MgrA regulatory cascade regulates PIA-dependent and protein-mediated biofilm formation in Rbf-dependent and Rbf-independent pathways. Int J Med Microbiol 309:85-96. PDF

32. Zhu Q, Wen W, Wang W, Sun B (2019). Transcriptional regulation of virulence factors Spa and ClfB by the SpoVG-Rot cascade in Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol 309:39–53. PDF

31. Habib G, Zhu Q, Sun B (2018). Bioinformatics and functional assessment of toxin-antitoxin systems in  Staphylococcus aureus. Toxins  10:73. PDF

30. Jiang Q, Jin Z, Sun B (2018). MgrA negatively regulates biofilm formation and detachment by repressing the expression of psm operons in Staphylococcus aureus. Appl Environ Microbiol 84:e01008-18. PDF

29. Wen W, Liu B, Xue L, Zhu Z, Niu L, Sun B (2018). Autoregulation and virulence control by the toxin-antitoxin system SavRS in Staphylococcus aureus. Infect Immun 86:e00032-18. PDF

28. Guan J,  Wang W, Sun B (2017). Chromosomal targeting by the type III-A CRISPR-Cas system can reshape genomes in Staphylococcus aureus. mSphere 2:e00403-17. PDF

27. Ma R,  Qiu S, Jiang Q,  Sun H,  Xue T,  Cai G,  Sun B (2017). AI-2 quorum sensing negatively regulates rbf expression and biofilm formation in Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol 307:257-267. PDF

26. Zhao C, Shu X, Sun B (2017). Construction of a gene knockdown system based on catalytically inactive ('dead') Cas9 (dCas9) in Staphylococcus aureus. Appl Environ Microbiol 83:e00291-17. PDF

25. Cao L, Gao C, Zhu J, Zhao L, Wu Q, Li M, Sun B (2016). Identification and functional study of type III-A CRISPR-Cas systems in clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol 306:686-696. PDF

24. Wang Y, Ma H, Yin X, Wang Y, Liu Q, Yang J, Shi Q, Sun B, Gershwin M, Lian Z (2016). Forkhead Box O1 regulates macrophage polarization following Staphylococcus aureus infection: experimental murine data and review of the literature. Clinic Rev Allerg Immunol 51:353-369. PDF

23. Zhang S,  Shu X,  Sun B (2016). SigmaB regulates ccrAB expression  and SCCmec excision in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Int J Med Microbiol 306:406-414. PDF

22. Liu X,  Zhang S, Sun B (2016). SpoVG  regulates cell wall metabolism and oxacillin resistance in  methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain N315. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 60:3455–3461. PDF

21. Yang Y, Sun H, Liu X, Wang M, Xue T, Sun B (2016). Regulatory mechanism of the three-component system HptRSA in glucose-6-phosphate uptake in Staphylococcus aureus.  Med Microbiol Immunol 205:241-253. PDF

20. Zhang S,  Ma R, Liu X,  Zhang X,  Sun B (2015). Modulation of ccrAB expression and SCCmec excision by an inverted repeat element and SarS in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 59:6223-6232. PDF

19. Fan X, Zhang X, Zhu Y, Niu L, Teng M, Sun B, Li X. (2015). Structure of the DNA-binding domain of the response regulator SaeR from Staphylococcus aureus. Acta Cryst D71:1768-1776. PDF

18. Chen C, Zhang X, Shang F, Sun H, Sun B, Xue T (2015). The Staphylococcus aureus protein-coding gene gdpS modulates sarS expression via mRNA-mRNA interaction.  Infect Immun 83:3302-3310. PDF

17. Zhang X, Zhu Q, Tian T, Zhao C, Zang J, Xue T, Sun B (2015). Identification of RNAIII-binding proteins in Staphylococcus aureus using tethered RNAs and streptavidin aptamers based pull-down assay. BMC Microbiol 15:102. PDF

 16. Bao Y, Zhang X, Jiang Q, Xue T,  Sun B (2015). Pfs promotes autolysis-dependent release of eDNA and biofilm formation in Staphylococcus aureus. Med Microbiol Immunol 204:215-226. PDF

 15. Hu J, Zhang X, Liu X, Chen C, Sun B (2015). Mechanism of reduced vancomycin susceptibility conferred by walK mutation in community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain MW2. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 59:1352-1355. PDF

 14. You Y, Xue T, Cao L, Zhao L, Sun H, Sun B (2014). Staphylococcus aureus glucose-induced biofilm accessory proteins, GbaAB, influence biofilm formation in a PIA-dependent manner. Int J Med Microbiol 304:603-612. PDF

 13. Xue T, Zhang X, Sun H, Sun B (2014). ArtR, a novel sRNA of Staphylococcus aureus, regulates α-toxin expression by targeting the 5' UTR of sarT mRNA. Med Microbiol Immunol 203:1-12. PDF

 12. Sun H,  Yang Y, Xue T, Sun B (2013). Modulation of cell wall synthesis and susceptibility to vancomycin by the two-component system AirSR in Staphylococcus aureus NCTC8325. BMC Microbiol 13:286. PDF

 11. Hong Y, Zhou X,  Fang H,  Yu D,  Li C, Sun B (2013). Cyclic di-GMP mediates Mycobacterium tuberculosis dormancy and pathogenecity. Tuberculosis 93:625-634. PDF

 10. Fang H, Yu D, Hong Y, Zhou X, Li C, Sun B (2013). The LuxR family regulator Rv0195 modulates Mycobacterium tuberculosis dormancy and virulence. Tuberculosis 93:425-431. PDF

 9. Bao Y, Li Y, Jiang Q, Xue T, Hu B, Sun B (2013).Methylthioadenosine/S-adenosylhomocysteine nucleosidase (Pfs) of Staphylococcus aureus is essential for the virulence independent of LuxS/AI-2 system. Int J Med Microbiol 303:190-200. PDF

 8. Xue T, Zhao L, Sun B (2013). LuxS/AI-2 system is involved in antibiotic susceptibility and autolysis in Staphylococcus aureus NCTC8325. Int J Antimicrob Agents 41:85-89. PDF

 7. Yu D, Zhao L, Xue T, Sun B (2012). Staphylococcus aureus autoinducer-2 quorum sensing decreases biofilm formation in an icaR-dependent manner. BMC Microbiol 12:288. PDF

 6. Xiong M, Bao Y, Yang X, Wang Y, Sun B, Wang J (2012). Lipase-sensitive polymeric triple-layered nanogel for 'on-demand' drug delivery. J Am Chem Soc 134:4355-4362. PDF

5. Xue T, You Y, Shang F, Sun B (2012). Rot and Agr system modulate fibrinogen-binding ability mainly by regulating clfB expression in Staphylococcus aureus NCTC8325. Med Microbiol Immunol 201:81-92. PDF

4. Xue T, You Y, Hong D, Sun H, Sun B (2011). The Staphylococcus aureus KdpDE two-component system couples extracellular K+ sensing and Agr signaling to infection programming. Infect Immun 79:2154-2167. PDF

3. Zhao L, Xue T, Shang F, Sun H, Sun B (2010). Staphylococcus aureus AI-2 quorum sensing associates with the KdpDE two-component system to regulate capsular polysaccharide synthesis and virulence. Infect Immun 78:3506-3515. PDF

2. Tao L, Wu X, Sun B (2010). Alternative sigma factor σH modulates prophage integration and excision in Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS Pathog 6:e1000888. PDF

1. Shang F, Xue T, Sun H, Xing L, Zhang S, Yang Z, Zhang L, Sun B (2009). The Staphylococcus aureus GGDEF domain-containing protein, GdpS, influences protein A gene expression in a cyclic diguanylic acid-independent manner. Infect Immun 77:2849-2856. PDF