Publications

An up-to-date publication list can be found on: Lirias, PubMed & Researchgate.

Organized by topic

Social interactions

  • Parijs, I., Steenackers, H. (2018). Competitive inter-species interactions underlie the increased antimicrobial tolerance in multispecies brewery biofilms. The ISME Journal, 12(8):2061-2075.
  • Spacova, I., Lievens, E., Verhoeven, T., Steenackers, H., Vanderleyden, J., Lebeer, S., Petrova, M.I. (2018). Expression of fluorescent proteins in Lactobacillus rhamnosus to study host-microbe and microbe-microbe interactions. Microbial Biotechnology, 11(2):317-331.
  • Lories, B., Parijs, I., Foster, K.R., Steenackers H.P. (2017). Meeting report on the ASM Conference on Mechanisms of Interbacterial Cooperation and Competition. The Journal of Bacteriology. doi: 10.1128/JB.00403-17.
  • Steenackers, H., Parijs, I., Foster, K.R., Vanderleyden, J. (2016). Experimental Evolution in Biofilm Populations; FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 40(3), 373-97.

2 publications submitted.

Resistance evolution

  • Steenackers, H., Parijs, I., Foster, K., Vanderleyden, J. (2016). Experimental Evolution in Biofilm Populations; FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 40(3), 373-97.
  • Roberfroid, S., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. (2016). Gene expression variability in clonal populations: causes and consequences. Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 42(6), 969-84.
  • Pulido-Tamayo, S., Sánchez-Rodríguez, A., Swings, T., Van den Bergh, B., Dubey, A., Steenackers, H., Michiels, J., Fostier, J., Marchal, K. (2014). Frequency-based haplotype reconstruction from deep sequencing data of bacterial populations. Nucleic Acids Research, 43(16), e105. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv478.

In situ monitoring

  • Goikoetxea, E., Routkevitch, D., de Weerdt, A., Green, JJ., Steenackers, H., Braeken, D. Impedimetric fingerprinting and structural analysis of isogenic E. coli biofilms using multielectrode arrays (2018). Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 15 June 2018, 263:319-326. doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2018.01.188.
  • Maes, S., Heyndrickx, M., Vackier, T., Steenackers, H., Verplaetse, A., Reu, K. (2018). Identification and Spoilage Potential of the Remaining Dominant Microbiota on Food Contact Surfaces after Cleaning and Disinfection in Different Food Industries. J Food Prot. 2019 Feb;82(2):262-275. doi: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-18-226.

Development platform

Chemical synthesis and in vitro screenings of anti-biofilm compounds
  • Trang, TTT., Dieltjens, L., Hooyberghs, G., Waldrant, K., Ermolat'ev, D., Van der Eycken, E., Steenackers, H. Enhancing the anti-biofilm activity of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazoles through nature inspired dimerisation (2018). Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 26(8):1470-1480.
  • Gill, RK., Kumar, V., Robijns, SC., Steenackers, HP., Van der Eycken, EV., Bariwal, J. Polysubstituted 2-Aminoimidazoles as Anti-Biofilm and Antiproliferative Agents: Discovery of Potent Lead (2017). European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 138, 152-169.
  • Yssel, A., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. Repurposing of nucleoside- and nuclebase-derivative drugs as antibiotics and biofilm inhibitors (2017). Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 72(8):2156-2170.
  • Peeters, E., Hooyberghs, G., Robijns, S., Waldrant, K., De Weerdt, A., Delattin, N., Liebens, V., Kucharíková, S., Tournu, H., Verstraeten, N., Dovgan, B., Girandon, L., Fröhlich, M., De Brucker, K., Van Dijck, P., Michiels, J., Cammue, B.P., Thevissen, K., Vanderleyden, J., Van der Eycken, E., Steenackers, H.P. Modulation of the substitution pattern of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazoles allows fine-tuning of their anti-biofilm activity spectrum and toxicity. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 60(11), 6483-6497.
  • Mishra, N.M., Briers, Y., Lamberigts, C., Steenackers, H., Robijns, S., Landuyt, B., Vanderleyden, J., Schoofs, L., Lavigne, R., Luyten, W., Van der Eycken, E.V. (2015). Evaluation of the antibacterial and antibiofilm activities of novel CRAMP-vancomycin conjugates with diverse linkers. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 13(27), 7477-86.
  • Liebens, V., Gerits, E., Knapen, W., Swings, T., Beullens, S., Steenackers, H., Robijns, S., Lippell, A., O'Neill, A., Veber, M., Fröhlich, M., Krona, A., Lövenklev, M., Corbau, R., Marchand, A., Chaltin, P., De Brucker, K., Thevissen, K., Cammue, B., Fauvart, M., Verstraeten, N., Michiels, J. (2014). Identification and characterization of an anti-pseudomonal dichlorocarbazol derivative displaying anti-biofilm activity. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 24(23), 5404-8.
  • Steenackers, H., Dubey, A., Robijns, S., Ermolatev, D., Delattin, N., Dovgan, B., Girandon, L., Fröhlich, M., De Brucker, K., Thevissen, K., Balzarini, J., Van der Eycken, E., Vanderleyden, J. (2014b). Evaluation of the toxicity of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazole-based biofilm inhibitors against eukaryotic cell lines, bone cells and the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Molecules, 19, 16707-16723.
  • De Brucker, K., Delattin, N., Robijns, S., Steenackers, H., Verstraeten, N., Landuyt, B., Luyten, W., Schoofs, L., Dovgan, B., Fröhlich, M., Michiels, J., Vanderleyden, J., Cammue, B., Thevissen, K. (2014). Derivatives of the mouse cathelicidin-related antimicrobial peptide (CRAMP) inhibit fungal and bacterial biofilm formation. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 58 (9), 5395-5404.
  • Steenackers, H., Ermolat'ev, D., Thi Thu Trang, T., Savalia, B., De Weerdt, A., Shah, A., Vanderleyden, J., Van der Eycken, E. (2014a). Microwave-Assisted One-Pot Synthesis and Anti-Biofilm Activity of 2-Amino-1H-imidazole/Triazole Conjugates. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 12(22), 3671-8.
  • Robijns, S., De Pauw, B., Loosen, B., Marchand, A., Chaltin, P., De Keersmaecker, S., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers H. (2012). Identification And Characterization Of 4-[4-(3-Phenyl-2-propen-1-yl)-1-Piperazinyl]-5H-Pyrimido[5,4-B]Indole Derivatives As Salmonella Biofilm Inhibitors. FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology, 65(2), 390-394.
  • Steenackers, H., Ermolatev, D., Savaliya, B., De Weerdt, A., De Coster, D., Shah, A., Van der Eycken, E., De Vos, D., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S. (2011). Structure-activity relationship of 2-hydroxy-2-aryl-2,3-dihydro-imidazo[1,2-a]pyrimidinium salts and 2N-substituted 4(5)-aryl-2-amino-1H-imidazoles as inhibitors of biofilm formation by Salmonella Typhimurium and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 19(11), 3462-3473.
  • Steenackers, H., Ermolatev, D., Savaliya, B., De Weerdt, A., De Coster, D., Shah, A., De Vos, D., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S., Van der Eycken, E. (2011). Structure-Activity Relationship of 4(5)-Aryl-2-amino-1H-imidazoles, N1-Substituted 2-Aminoimidazoles and Imidazo[1,2-a]pyrimidinium Salts as Inhibitors of Biofilm Formation by Salmonella Typhimurium and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 54(2), 472-484.
  • Steenackers, H., Levin, J., Janssens, J., De Weerdt, A., Balzarini, J., Vanderleyden, J., De Vos, D., De Keersmaecker, S. (2010). Structure-activity relationship of brominated 3-alkyl-5-methylene-2(5H)-furanones and alkylmaleic anhydrides as inhibitors of Salmonella biofilm formation and quorum sensing regulated bioluminescence in Vibrio harveyi. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 18(14), 5224-5233.
  • Ermolatev, D., Bariwal, J., Steenackers, H., De Keersmaecker, S., Van der Eycken, E. (2010). Concise and diversity-oriented route toward polysubstituted 2-aminoimidazole alkaloids and their analogues. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, (49)49, 9465-9468.
  • Janssens, J., Steenackers, H., Robijns, S., Gellens, E., Levin, J., Zhao, H., Hermans, K., De Coster, D., Verhoeven, T., Marchal, K., Vanderleyden, J., De Vos, D., De Keersmaecker, S. (2008) Brominated furanones inhibit biofilm formation by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 74(21), 6639-6648.
In silico screenings of anti-biofilm compounds
  • Qing, X., De Weerdt, A., De Maeyer, M., Steenackers, H.*, Voet, A.* (2017). Rational design of small molecules that modulate the transcriptional function of the response regulator PhoP. BBRC. Accepted.
  • Qing, X., Steenackers, H., Voet, A., De Maeyer, M. Computational studies of the active and inactive regulatory domains of response regulator PhoP using molecular dynamics simulations (2017). Molecular Informatics. doi: 10.1002/minf.201700031.
Mode of action determination of anti-biofilm compounds
  • Robijns, S., Roberfroid, S., Van Puyvelde, S., De Pauw, B., Uceda Santamaría, E., De Weerdt, A., De Coster, D., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. (2014). A GFP promoter fusion library for the study of Salmonella biofilm formation and the mode of action of biofilm inhibitors. Biofouling 30(5), 605-25.
Anti-biofilm coatings
  • Peeters, E., Hooyberghs, G., Robijns, S., De Weerdt, A., Kucharíková, S., Tournu, H., Braem, A., Čeh, K., Majdič, G., Španič, T., Pogorevc, E., Claes, B., Dovgan, B., Girandon, L., Impellizzeri, F., Erdtmann, M., Krona, A., Vleugels, J., Fröhlich, M., Garcia-Forgas, J., De Brucker, K., Cammue, BPA., Thevissen, K., Van Dijck, P., Vanderleyden, J., Van der Eycken, E., Steenackers, HP. (2018). An antibiofilm coating of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazole covalently attached to a titanium surface. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2018 Dec 13. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34283.
  • Claes, B., Boudewijns T., Muchez L., Hooyberghs G., Van der Eycken, E., Vanderleyden J., Steenackers H., De Vos D.E (2017). Smart metal-organic framework coatings: triggered anti-biofilm compound release. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 9(5), 4440-4449.
  • Gerits, E., Kucharíková, S., Van Dijck, P., Erdtmann, M., Krona, A., Lövenklev, M., Fröhlich, M., Dovgan, B., Impellizzeri, F., Braem, A., Vleugels, J., Robijns, S.C., Steenackers, H.P., Vanderleyden, J., De Brucker, K., Thevissen, K., Cammue, B.P., Fauvart, M., Verstraeten, N., Michiels, J. (2016). Antibacterial activity of a new broad-spectrum antibiotic covalently bound to titanium surfaces. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 34(12), 2191-2198.
Salmonella biofilms as a model system
  • Hermans, K., Roberfroid, S., Thijs, I.M., Kint, G., De Coster, D., Marchal, K., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S., Steenackers, H. (2015). FabR regulates Salmonella biofilm formation via its direct target FabB. BMC Genomics, 17, 253.
  • Van Assche, E., Van Puyvelde, S., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. (2015). RNA-binding proteins involved in post-transcriptional regulation in bacteria. Frontiers in Microbiology, 6:141.
  • Van Puyvelde, S., Steenackers, H.P., Vanderleyden, J. (2013). Small RNAs regulating biofilm formation and outer membrane homeostasis. RNA Biology, 10(2), 185-191.
  • Steenackers, H., Hermans, K., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S. (2012). Salmonella biofilms: An overview on occurrence, structure, regulation and eradication. Food Research International, 45, 502-531.

Organized by date

  • Maes, S., Heyndrickx, M., Vackier, T., Steenackers, H., Verplaetse, A., Reu, K. (2018). Identification and Spoilage Potential of the Remaining Dominant Microbiota on Food Contact Surfaces after Cleaning and Disinfection in Different Food Industries. J Food Prot. 2019 Feb;82(2):262-275. doi: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-18-226.
  • Peeters, E., Hooyberghs, G., Robijns, S., De Weerdt, A., Kucharíková, S., Tournu, H., Braem, A., Čeh, K., Majdič, G., Španič, T., Pogorevc, E., Claes, B., Dovgan, B., Girandon, L., Impellizzeri, F., Erdtmann, M., Krona, A., Vleugels, J., Fröhlich, M., Garcia-Forgas, J., De Brucker, K., Cammue, BPA., Thevissen, K., Van Dijck, P., Vanderleyden, J., Van der Eycken, E., Steenackers, HP. (2018). An antibiofilm coating of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazole covalently attached to a titanium surface. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2018 Dec 13. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34283.
  • Parijs, I., Steenackers, H. (2018). Competitive inter-species interactions underlie the increased antimicrobial tolerance in multispecies brewery biofilms. The ISME Journal, 12(8):2061-2075.
  • Goikoetxea, E., Routkevitch, D., de Weerdt, A., Green, JJ., Steenackers, H., Braeken, D. Impedimetric fingerprinting and structural analysis of isogenic E. coli biofilms using multielectrode arrays (2018). Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 15 June 2018, 263:319-326. doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2018.01.188.
  • Trang, TTT., Dieltjens, L., Hooyberghs, G., Waldrant, K., Ermolat'ev, D., Van der Eycken, E., Steenackers, H. Enhancing the anti-biofilm activity of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazoles through nature inspired dimerisation (2018). Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 26(8):1470-1480.
  • Qing, X., De Weerdt, A., De Maeyer, M., Steenackers, H.*, Voet, A.* (2017). Rational design of small molecules that modulate the transcriptional function of the response regulator PhoP. BBRC. Accepted.
  • Qing, X., Steenackers, H., Voet, A., De Maeyer, M. Computational studies of the active and inactive regulatory domains of response regulator PhoP using molecular dynamics simulations (2017). Molecular Informatics. doi: 10.1002/minf.201700031.
  • Gill, RK., Kumar, V., Robijns, SC., Steenackers, HP., Van der Eycken, EV., Bariwal, J. Polysubstituted 2-Aminoimidazoles as Anti-Biofilm and Antiproliferative Agents: Discovery of Potent Lead (2017). European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 138, 152-169.
  • Yssel, A., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. Repurposing of nucleoside- and nuclebase-derivative drugs as antibiotics and biofilm inhibitors (2017). Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 72(8):2156-2170.
  • Claes, B., Boudewijns T., Muchez L., Hooyberghs G., Van der Eycken, E., Vanderleyden J., Steenackers H., De Vos D.E (2017). Smart metal-organic framework coatings: triggered anti-biofilm compound release. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 9(5), 4440-4449.
  • Lories, B., Parijs, I., Foster, K.R., Steenackers H.P. (2017). Meeting report on the ASM Conference on Mechanisms of Interbacterial Cooperation and Competition. The Journal of Bacteriology. doi: 10.1128/JB.00403-17.
  • Spacova, I., Lievens, E., Verhoeven, T., Steenackers, H., Vanderleyden, J., Lebeer, S., Petrova, M.I. (2018). Expression of fluorescent proteins in Lactobacillus rhamnosus to study host-microbe and microbe-microbe interactions. Microbial Biotechnology, 11(2):317-331.
  • Maes, S., Huub, SN., Heyndrickx, M., Van Weyenberg, S., Steenackers, H., Sampers, I., Raes, K, De Reu, K. Evaluation of different surface sampling methods to assess the presence of biofilm in food companies (2017). Journal of Food Protection.
  • Peeters, E., Hooyberghs, G., Robijns, S., Waldrant, K., De Weerdt, A., Delattin, N., Liebens, V., Kucharíková, S., Tournu, H., Verstraeten, N., Dovgan, B., Girandon, L., Fröhlich, M., De Brucker, K., Van Dijck, P., Michiels, J., Cammue, B.P., Thevissen, K., Vanderleyden, J., Van der Eycken, E., Steenackers, H.P. Modulation of the substitution pattern of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazoles allows fine-tuning of their anti-biofilm activity spectrum and toxicity. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 60(11), 6483-6497.
  • Gerits, E., Kucharíková, S., Van Dijck, P., Erdtmann, M., Krona, A., Lövenklev, M., Fröhlich, M., Dovgan, B., Impellizzeri, F., Braem, A., Vleugels, J., Robijns, S.C., Steenackers, H.P., Vanderleyden, J., De Brucker, K., Thevissen, K., Cammue, B.P., Fauvart, M., Verstraeten, N., Michiels, J. (2016). Antibacterial activity of a new broad-spectrum antibiotic covalently bound to titanium surfaces. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 34(12), 2191-2198.
  • Steenackers, H., Parijs, I., Foster, K., Vanderleyden, J. (2016). Experimental Evolution in Biofilm Populations; FEMS Microbiology Reviews, 40(3), 373-97.
  • Hermans, K., Roberfroid, S., Thijs, I.M., Kint, G., De Coster, D., Marchal, K., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S., Steenackers, H. (2015). FabR regulates Salmonella biofilm formation via its direct target FabB. BMC Genomics, 17, 253.
  • Roberfroid, S., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. (2016). Gene expression variability in clonal populations: causes and consequences. Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 42(6), 969-84.
  • Mishra, N.M., Briers, Y., Lamberigts, C., Steenackers, H., Robijns, S., Landuyt, B., Vanderleyden, J., Schoofs, L., Lavigne, R., Luyten, W., Van der Eycken, E.V. (2015). Evaluation of the antibacterial and antibiofilm activities of novel CRAMP-vancomycin conjugates with diverse linkers. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 13(27), 7477-86.
  • Van Assche, E., Van Puyvelde, S., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. (2015). RNA-binding proteins involved in post-transcriptional regulation in bacteria. Frontiers in Microbiology, 6:141.
  • Pulido-Tamayo, S., Sánchez-Rodríguez, A., Swings, T., Van den Bergh, B., Dubey, A., Steenackers, H., Michiels, J., Fostier, J., Marchal, K. (2014). Frequency-based haplotype reconstruction from deep sequencing data of bacterial populations. Nucleic Acids Research, 43(16), e105. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv478.
  • Liebens, V., Gerits, E., Knapen, W., Swings, T., Beullens, S., Steenackers, H., Robijns, S., Lippell, A., O'Neill, A., Veber, M., Fröhlich, M., Krona, A., Lövenklev, M., Corbau, R., Marchand, A., Chaltin, P., De Brucker, K., Thevissen, K., Cammue, B., Fauvart, M., Verstraeten, N., Michiels, J. (2014). Identification and characterization of an anti-pseudomonal dichlorocarbazol derivative displaying anti-biofilm activity. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 24(23), 5404-8.
  • Steenackers, H., Dubey, A., Robijns, S., Ermolatev, D., Delattin, N., Dovgan, B., Girandon, L., Fröhlich, M., De Brucker, K., Thevissen, K., Balzarini, J., Van der Eycken, E., Vanderleyden, J. (2014b). Evaluation of the toxicity of 5-aryl-2-aminoimidazole-based biofilm inhibitors against eukaryotic cell lines, bone cells and the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Molecules, 19, 16707-16723.
  • De Brucker, K., Delattin, N., Robijns, S., Steenackers, H., Verstraeten, N., Landuyt, B., Luyten, W., Schoofs, L., Dovgan, B., Fröhlich, M., Michiels, J., Vanderleyden, J., Cammue, B., Thevissen, K. (2014). Derivatives of the mouse cathelicidin-related antimicrobial peptide (CRAMP) inhibit fungal and bacterial biofilm formation. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 58 (9), 5395-5404.
  • Steenackers, H., Ermolat'ev, D., Thi Thu Trang, T., Savalia, B., De Weerdt, A., Shah, A., Vanderleyden, J., Van der Eycken, E. (2014a). Microwave-Assisted One-Pot Synthesis and Anti-Biofilm Activity of 2-Amino-1H-imidazole/Triazole Conjugates. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, 12(22), 3671-8.
  • Robijns, S., Roberfroid, S., Van Puyvelde, S., De Pauw, B., Uceda Santamaría, E., De Weerdt, A., De Coster, D., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers, H. (2014). A GFP promoter fusion library for the study of Salmonella biofilm formation and the mode of action of biofilm inhibitors. Biofouling 30(5), 605-25.
  • Van Puyvelde, S., Steenackers, H.P., Vanderleyden, J. (2013). Small RNAs regulating biofilm formation and outer membrane homeostasis. RNA Biology, 10(2), 185-191.
  • Robijns, S., De Pauw, B., Loosen, B., Marchand, A., Chaltin, P., De Keersmaecker, S., Vanderleyden, J., Steenackers H. (2012). Identification And Characterization Of 4-[4-(3-Phenyl-2-propen-1-yl)-1-Piperazinyl]-5H-Pyrimido[5,4-B]Indole Derivatives As Salmonella Biofilm Inhibitors. FEMS Immunology and Medical Microbiology, 65(2), 390-394.
  • Steenackers, H., Hermans, K., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S. (2012). Salmonella biofilms: An overview on occurrence, structure, regulation and eradication. Food Research International, 45, 502-531.
  • Steenackers, H., Ermolatev, D., Savaliya, B., De Weerdt, A., De Coster, D., Shah, A., Van der Eycken, E., De Vos, D., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S. (2011). Structure-activity relationship of 2-hydroxy-2-aryl-2,3-dihydro-imidazo[1,2-a]pyrimidinium salts and 2N-substituted 4(5)-aryl-2-amino-1H-imidazoles as inhibitors of biofilm formation by Salmonella Typhimurium and Pseudomonas aeruginosa? Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 19(11), 3462-3473.
  • Steenackers, H., Ermolatev, D., Savaliya, B., De Weerdt, A., De Coster, D., Shah, A., De Vos, D., Vanderleyden, J., De Keersmaecker, S., Van der Eycken, E. (2011). Structure-Activity Relationship of 4(5)-Aryl-2-amino-1H-imidazoles, N1-Substituted 2-Aminoimidazoles and Imidazo[1,2-a]pyrimidinium Salts as Inhibitors of Biofilm Formation by Salmonella Typhimurium and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 54(2), 472-484.
  • Steenackers, H., Levin, J., Janssens, J., De Weerdt, A., Balzarini, J., Vanderleyden, J., De Vos, D., De Keersmaecker, S. (2010). Structure-activity relationship of brominated 3-alkyl-5-methylene-2(5H)-furanones and alkylmaleic anhydrides as inhibitors of Salmonella biofilm formation and quorum sensing regulated bioluminescence in Vibrio harveyi. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry, 18(14), 5224-5233.
  • Ermolatev, D., Bariwal, J., Steenackers, H., De Keersmaecker, S., Van der Eycken, E. (2010). Concise and diversity-oriented route toward polysubstituted 2-aminoimidazole alkaloids and their analogues. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, (49)49, 9465-9468.
  • Janssens, J., Steenackers, H., Robijns, S., Gellens, E., Levin, J., Zhao, H., Hermans, K., De Coster, D., Verhoeven, T., Marchal, K., Vanderleyden, J., De Vos, D., De Keersmaecker, S. (2008) Brominated furanones inhibit biofilm formation by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 74(21), 6639-6648.