Publications

Findlay, B. (2016) The Chemical Ecology of Predatory Soil Bacteria. ACS Chem. Biol. 11: 1502-10. (pubmed) (pdf)

Cochrane, S., Findlay, B., Bakhtiary, A., Rodriguez-Lopez, E., Vederas, J. (2016) The Antimicrobial Lipopeptide Tridecaptin A1 Selectively Binds to Gram-Negative Lipid II. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 113: 11561-6. (pubmed)

Domalaon, R., Findlay, B., Ogunsina, M., Arthur, G., Schweizer, F. (2016) Ultrashort cationic lipopeptides and lipopeptoids: Evaluation and mechanistic insights against epithelial cancer cells. Pept. 84:58-67. (pubmed)

Guchhait, G., Altieri, A., Gorityala, B., Yang, X., Findlay, B., Zhanel, G., Mookherjee, N., Schweizer, F. (2015) Amphiphilic Tobramycins with Immunomodulatory Properties. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Eng. 54: 6278-82. (pubmed)

Li, J., Chaytor, J., Findlay, B., McMullen, L., Vederas, J. (2015) Identification of Didecyldimethylammonium Salts and Salicylic Acid as Antimicrobial Compounds in Commercial Fermented Radish Kimchi. J. Agric. Food Chem. 63: 3053-8. (pubmed)

Bai, Y., Findlay, B., Sanchez-Maldonado, A., Schieber, A., Vederas, J., Gänzle, M. (2014) Novel pyranoanthocyanidins and vinylphenol adducts of deoxyanthocyanidins in sorghum sourdough. J. Agric. Food Chem. DOI: 10.1021/jf503330b. (pubmed)

Cochrane, S., Findlay, B., Vederas, J., Ratemi, E. (2014) Residues in Octyltridecaptin A1 Analogs Linked to Stable Secondary Structure in the Membrane. ChemBioChem. 15:1295-9.
Findlay, B., Mookherjee, N., Schweizer F. (2013) Ultrashort Cationic Lipopeptides and Lipopeptoids Selectively Induce Cytokine Production in Macrophages. PLOS ONE. 8: e54280. (pubmed)

Findlay, B., Szelemej, P., Zhanel, G.G., Schweizer F. (2012) Guanidinylation and Tail Effects in Cationic Antimicrobial Lipopeptoids. PLOS ONE. 7: e41141. (pubmed)

Bera, S., Dhondikubeer, R., Findlay, B., Zhanel, G.G., Schweizer F. (2012) Synthesis and Antibacterial Activities of Amphiphilic Neomycin B-based Bilipid Conjugates and Fluorinated Neomycin B-based Lipids. Molecules. 17: 9129-9141. (pubmed)

Findlay, B., Zhanel, G.G., Schweizer F. (2012) Investigating the Hydrophobic Antimicrobial Peptide “Window of Activity” using Cationic Lipopeptides with Hydrocarbon and Fluorocarbon Tails. Int. J. Antimicrob. Agents. 40: 36-42. (pubmed)

Findlay, B., Zhanel, G.G., Schweizer F. (2012) Neomycin-phenolic conjugates: Polycationic amphiphiles with broad-spectrum antibacterial activity, low hemolytic activity and weak serum protein binding. Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 22:1499-1503. (pubmed)

Zhanel, G.G., Lawson, C., Zelenitsky, S., Findlay, B., Schweizer, F., Adam, H., Walkty, A., Rubinstein, E., Hoban, D., Lynch, J., Karlowsky. J. (2012) Comparison of the Next Generation Aminoglycoside Plazomicin (ACHN-490) to Gentamicin, Tobramycin, and Amikacin. Expert Rev. Anti. Infect. Ther. 10: 459-73. (pubmed)

Findlay, B., Zhanel, G.G., Schweizer, F. (2010) Cationic amphiphiles: A new generation of antimicrobials inspired by the natural antimicrobial peptide scaffold. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 54:4049-4058. (pubmed)