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Adaptation to Industrial Stressors Through Genomic and Transcriptional Plasticity in a Bioethanol Producing Fission Yeast Isolate
Dane Vassiliadis, Koon Ho Wong, Jo Blinco, Geoff Dumsday, Alex Andrianopoulos, Brendon Monahan
Journal article | 2020 | G3&#58; Genes|Genomes|Genetics
Schizosaccharomyces pombe is a model unicellular eukaryote with ties to the basic research, oenology and industrial biotechnology ..
Calcineurin A Is Essential in the Regulation of Asexual Development, Stress Responses and Pathogenesis in Talaromyces marneffei
Yan-Qing Zheng, Kai-Su Pan, Jean-Paul Latge, Alex Andrianopoulos, Hong Luo, Ru-Fan Yan, Jin-Ying Wei, Chun-Yang Huang, Cun-Wei Cao
Journal article | 2020 | Frontiers in Microbiology
beta-glucan-dependent shuttling of conidia from neutrophils to macrophages occurs during fungal infection establishment
Vahid Pazhakh, Felix Ellett, Ben A Croker, Joanne A O'Donnell, Luke Pase, Keith E Schulze, R Stefan Greulich, Aakash Gupta, Constantino Carlos Reyes-Aldasoro, Alex Andrianopoulos, Graham J Lieschke
Journal article | 2019 | PLOS Biology
The initial host response to fungal pathogen invasion is critical to infection establishment and outcome. However, the diversity o..
In Vitro Susceptibility of Berberine Combined with Antifungal Agents Against the Yeast Form of Talaromyces marneffei
Hong Luo, Kai-su Pan, Xiao-lu Luo, Dong-yan Zheng, Alex Andrianopoulos, Le-min Wen, Yan-qing Zheng, Jing Guo, Chun-yang Huang, Xiu-ying Li, Rong Hu, Yu-jiao Li, Tian-min Li, Justin Joseph, Cun-wei Cao, Gang Liang
Journal article | 2019 | Mycopathologia
Macrophages protect Talaromyces marneffei conidia from myeloperoxidase-dependent neutrophil fungicidal activity during infection establishment in vivo
Felix Ellett, Vahid Pazhakh, Luke Pase, Erica L Benard, Harshini Weerasinghe, Denis Azabdaftari, Sultan Alasmari, Alex Andrianopoulos, Graham J Lieschke
Journal article | 2018 | PLOS Pathogens
Extensive Metabolic Remodeling Differentiates Non-pathogenic and Pathogenic Growth Forms of the Dimorphic Pathogen Talaromyces marneffei
Shivani Pasricha, James I MacRae, Hwa H Chua, Jenny Chambers, Kylie J Boyce, Malcolm J McConville, Alex Andrianopoulos
Journal article | 2017 | Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology
Differentially regulated high-affinity iron assimilation systems support growth of the various cell types in the dimorphic pathogen Talaromyces marneffei
Shivani Pasricha, Lukas Schafferer, Herbert Lindner, Kylie Joanne Boyce, Hubertus Haas, Alex Andrianopoulos
Journal article | 2016 | Molecular Microbiology
KdmA, a histone H3 demethylase with bipartite function, differentially regulates primary and secondary metabolism in Aspergillus nidulans
Agnieszka Gacek-Matthews, Luke M Noble, Clemens Gruber, Harald Berger, Michael Sulyok, Ana T Marcos, Joseph Strauss, Alex Andrianopoulos
Journal article | 2015 | Molecular Microbiology
Cell-Type-Specific Transcriptional Profiles of the Dimorphic Pathogen Penicillium marneffei Reflect Distinct Reproductive, Morphological, and Environmental Demands
Shivani Pasricha, Michael Payne, David Canovas, Luke Pase, Nathamon Ngaosuwankul, Sally Beard, Alicia Oshlack, Gordon K Smyth, Sansanee C Chaiyaroj, Kylie J Boyce, Alex Andrianopoulos
Journal article | 2013 | G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics
Sequencing of mitochondrial genomes of nine Aspergillus and Penicillium species identifies mobile introns and accessory genes as main sources of genome size variability
Vinita Joardar, Natalie F Abrams, Jessica Hostetler, Paul J Paukstelis, Suchitra Pakala, Suman B Pakala, Nikhat Zafar, Olukemi O Abolude, Gary Payne, Alex Andrianopoulos, David W Denning, William C Nierman
Journal article | 2012 | BMC Genomics
Clonality Despite Sex: The Evolution of Host-Associated Sexual Neighborhoods in the Pathogenic Fungus Penicillium marneffei
Daniel A Henk, Revital Shahar-Golan, Khuraijam Ranjana Devi, Kylie J Boyce, Nengyong Zhan, Natalie D Fedorova, William C Nierman, Po-Ren Hsueh, Kwok-Yung Yuen, Tran PM Sieu, Van Kinh Nguyen, Heiman Wertheim, Stephen G Baker, Jeremy N Day, Nongnuch Vanittanakom, Elaine M Bignell, Alex Andrianopoulos, Matthew C Fisher
Journal article | 2012 | PLoS Pathogens
Cis-regulatory elements in the Accord retrotransposon result in tissue-specific expression of the Drosophila melanogaster insecticide resistance gene Cyp6g1
Henry Chung, Michael R Bogwitz, Caroline McCart, Alex Andrianopoulos, Richard H ffrench-Constant, Philip Batterham, Phillip J Daborn
Journal article | 2007 | Genetics
The abaA homologue of Penicillium marneffei participates in two developmental programmes: conidiation and dimorphic growth.
AR Borneman, MJ Hynes, A Andrianopoulos
Journal article | 2000 | Molecular Microbiology
Penicillium marneffei is the only known species of its genus that is dimorphic. At 25 degrees C, P. marneffei exhibits true filame..
HAP-Like CCAAT-binding complexes in filamentous fungi: implications for biotechnology.
AA Brakhage, A Andrianopoulos, M Kato, S Steidl, MA Davis, N Tsukagoshi, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1999 | Fungal Genetics and Biology
Regulatory CCAAT boxes are found frequently in eukaryotic promoter regions. They are bound by different CCAAT-binding factors. Unt..
AnCF, the CCAAT binding complex of Aspergillus nidulans, contains products of the hapB, hapC, and hapE genes and is required for activation by the pathway-specific regulatory gene amdR.
S Steidl, P Papagiannopoulos, O Litzka, A Andrianopoulos, MA Davis, AA Brakhage, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1999 | Molecular and Cellular Biology
CCAAT binding factors (CBFs) positively regulating the expression of the amdS gene (encoding acetamidase) and two penicillin biosy..
Characterization of the Aspergillus nidulans nmrA gene involved in nitrogen metabolite repression.
A Andrianopoulos, S Kourambas, JA Sharp, MA Davis, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1998 | Journal of Bacteriology
The gene nmrA of Aspergillus nidulans has been isolated and found to be a homolog of the Neurospora crassa gene nmr-1, involved in..
FacB, the Aspergillus nidulans activator of acetate utilization genes, binds dissimilar DNA sequences.
RB Todd, A Andrianopoulos, MA Davis, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1998 | The EMBO Journal
The facB gene is required for acetate induction of acetamidase (amdS) and the acetate utilization enzymes acetyl-CoA synthase (fac..
Evolution of a fungal regulatory gene family: the Zn(II)2Cys6 binuclear cluster DNA binding motif.
RB Todd, A Andrianopoulos
Journal article | 1997 | Fungal Genetics and Biology
The coevolution of DNA binding proteins and their cognate binding sites is essential for the maintenance of function. As a result,..
Identification of amdX, a new Cys-2-His-2 (C2H2) zinc-finger gene involved in the regulation of the amdS gene of Aspergillus nidulans.
RL Murphy, A Andrianopoulos, MA Davis, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1997 | Molecular Microbiology
The acetamidase-encoding amdS gene of Aspergillus nidulans has been shown to be controlled by multiple regulatory genes. A new gen..
The amdA regulatory gene of Aspergillus nidulans: characterization of gain-of-function mutations and identification of binding sites for the gene product.
A Andrianopoulos, J Brons, MA Davis, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1997 | Fungal Genetics and Biology
Genetic evidence suggests that the amdA gene of Aspergillus nidulans encodes a protein which controls the expression of the amdS a..
The hapC gene of Aspergillus nidulans is involved in the expression of CCAAT-containing promoters.
P Papagiannopoulos, A Andrianopoulos, JA Sharp, MA Davis, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1996 | Molecular and General Genetics MGG
The 5' regulatory region of the amdS gene of Aspergillus nidulans, which encodes an acetamidase required for growth on acetamide a..
Saccharomyces cerevisiae TEC1 is required for pseudohyphal growth.
V Gavrias, A Andrianopoulos, CJ Gimeno, WE Timberlake
Journal article | 1996 | Molecular Microbiology
Diverse eukaryotic organisms share developmental transcription factors with homologous DNA-binding domains. We showed that the dev..
The Aspergillus nidulans abaA gene encodes a transcriptional activator that acts as a genetic switch to control development.
A Andrianopoulos, WE Timberlake
Journal article | 1994 | Molecular and Cellular Biology
The Aspergillus nidulans abaA gene encodes a protein containing an ATTS DNA-binding motif and is required for the terminal stages ..
Sequence and functional analysis of the positively acting regulatory gene amdR from Aspergillus nidulans.
A Andrianopoulos, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1990 | Molecular and Cellular Biology
The positively acting regulatory gene amdR of Aspergillus nidulans coordinately regulates the expression of five structural genes ..
Cloning and analysis of the positively acting regulatory gene amdR from Aspergillus nidulans.
A Andrianopoulos, MJ Hynes
Journal article | 1988 | Molecular and Cellular Biology
The positively acting regulatory gene amdR of Aspergillus nidulans coordinately regulates the expression of four unlinked structur..
The novel Dbl homology/BAR domain protein, MsgA, of Talaromyces marneffei regulates yeast morphogenesis during growth inside host cells
Harshini Weerasinghe, Hayley E Bugeja, Alex Andrianopoulos
AbstractMicrobial pathogens have evolved many strategies to evade recognition by the host immune system, including the use of phag..
Honours, Awards and Fellowships
Dean of Science Teaching Excellence Award
Dean of Science Research Excellence Award
Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Scholar
FASM - Fellow of the Australian Society of Microbiology
NOTINLIST - Not in List
MASM - Member of the Australian Society for Microbiology
Australian Society for Microbiology
American Society for Microbiology
Genetics Society of America
Lorne Genome Inc
Genetics Society of Australasia
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Science
University of Melbourne