Publications

For an up-to-date list of my publications, see my Google Scholar Profile.

List of Publications

8. Granato ET, Foster KR (2020). The Evolution of Mass Cell Suicide in Bacterial Warfare. Current Biology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2020.05.007

7. Rezzoagli C, Granato ET, Kümmerli R (2020). Harnessing bacterial interactions to manage infections: a review on the opportunistic pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa as a case example. Journal of Medical Microbiology. https://doi.org/10.1099/jmm.0.001134

6. Granato ET*, Meiller-Legrand TA*, Foster KR (2019). The Evolution and Ecology of Bacterial Warfare. Current Biology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.04.024 (*equal contribution)

5. Rezzoagli C, Granato ET, Kümmerli R (2019). In vivo microscopy reveals the impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa social interactions on host colonization. The ISME Journal. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-019-0442-8

4. Granato ET, Ziegenhain C, Marvig RL, Kümmerli R (2018). Low spatial structure and selection against secreted virulence factors attenuates pathogenicity in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The ISME Journal. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-018-0231-9

3. Granato ET, Kümmerli R (2017). The path to re-evolve cooperation is constrained in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. BMC Evolutionary Biology 17: 214. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-017-1060-6

2. Granato ET, Harrison F, Kümmerli R, Ross-Gillespie A (2016). Do bacterial “virulence factors” always increase virulence? A meta-analysis of pyoverdine production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa as a test case. Frontiers in Microbiology 7:1952. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2016.01952

1. Kümmerli R, Santorelli L, Granato ET, Dumas Z, Griffin AS, West SA (2015). Co-evolutionary dynamics between public good producers and cheats in the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28: 2264–2274. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12751

PhD Thesis: “Evolution of Cooperation and Virulence in an Opportunistic Pathogen” (2017)