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Smirnov A, Daily KP, Criss AK. Assembly of NADPH oxidase in human neutrophils is modulated by the opacity-associated protein expression state of Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Infection and Immunity, 2014.


Johnson MB, Criss AK. Fluorescence microscopy methods for determining the viability of bacteria in association with mammalian cells. Journal of Visualized Experiments 79:e50729, 2013.


Stohl EA, Dale EM, Criss AK, Seifert HS. Neisseria gonorrhoeae metalloprotease NGO1686 is required for full piliation, and piliation is required for resistance to H2O2- and neutrophil-mediated killing. mBio 4:e00399-13, 2013.


Ball LM, Criss AK. Constitutively Opa-expressing and Opa-deficient Neisseria gonorrhoeae differentially stimulate and survive exposure to human neutrophils. Journal of Bacteriology 195:2982-2990, 2013.


Johnson MB, Criss AK.  Neisseria gonorrhoeae phagosomes delay fusion with primary granules to enhance bacterial survival inside human neutrophils. Cellular Microbiology 15:1323-1340, 2013.


Criss AK, Seifert HS.  A bacterial siren song: intimate interactions between Neisseria and neutrophils.  Nature Reviews Microbiology 10: 178-190, 2012.


Johnson MB, Criss AK.   Resistance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae to neutrophils. Frontiers in Microbiology 2:77, 2011. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2011.00077