Yu-Shen, John Chen

Chen Yu-Shen, John

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD, Columbia University, USA
  • MA, Columbia University, USA
  • MPhil, Columbia University, USA
  • BA, Princeton University, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Staphylococcus
  • Aureus
  • MRSA
  • Bacteriophage
  • Transduction
Recent Publications
  • 1. Fillol-Salom, A., Martínez-Rubio, R., Abdulrahman, R. F., Chen, J., Davies, R., & Penadés, J. R. (2018). Phage-inducible chromosomal islands are ubiquitous within the bacterial universe. ISME Journal, 1-15. doi:10.1038/s41396-018-0156-3.
  • 2. Kumar, K., Chen, J., Drlica, K., & Shopsin, B. (2017). Tuning of the lethal response to multiple stressors with a single-site mutation during clinical infection by staphylococcus aureus. mBio, 8(5). doi:10.1128/mBio.01476-17.
  • 3. Sihto, H. M., Stephan, R., Engl, C., Chen, J., & Johler, S. (2017). Effect of food-related stress conditions and loss of agr and sigB on seb promoter activity in S. aureus. Food Microbiology, 65, 205-212. doi:10.1016/j.fm.2017.03.006.
  • 4. Martínez-Rubio, R., Quiles-Puchalt, N., Martí, M., Humphrey, S., Ram, G., Smyth, D., . . . Penadés, J. R. (2017). Phage-inducible islands in the Gram-positive cocci. ISME Journal, 11(4), 1029-1042. doi:10.1038/ismej.2016.163.
  • 5. Chen, J., Ram, G., Yoong, P., Penades, J. R., Shopsin, B., & Novick, R. P. (2015). An rpsL-based allelic exchange vector for Staphylococcus aureus. PLASMID, 79, 8-14. doi:10.1016/j.plasmid.2015.02.002.