Adrian Land

Adrian Land

Senior Scientist, FDA Forensic Chemistry Laboratory, Cincinnati, OH
Postdoctoral Scientist 2011-2014,


Land, A.D., P. Hogan, S. Fritz and P. A. Levin, (2015) Phenotypic variation is almost entirely independent of the host-pathogen relationship in clinical isolates of S. aureus, PLoS ONE, 10(6):e0129670. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129670. PMID: 26098551

Land, A. D., Q. Luo, and P. A. Levin, (2014) Functional domain analysis of the cell division inhibitor EzrA, PLoS ONE  9(7): e102616. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102616.  

Land AD, Tsui HC, and Winkler ME. Characterizations of Peptidoglycan Synthesis Mutants and the Identification of GpsB, a protein involved in septum formation in Streptococcus pneumoniae. In revision. 

Sham LT, Tsui HC, Land AD, Barendt SM, Winkler, ME, Recent Advances in Pneumococcal Peptidoglycan Biosynthesis Suggests New Vaccine and Antimicrobial Targets. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2012 Jan 24

Land AD and Winkler, ME. Requirement for Pneumococcal MreC and MreD Is Relieved by Deletion of the Gene Encoding PBP1a. J Bacteriol. 2011 Aug;193(16):4166-79.

Barendt SM, Land AD, Sham LT, Ng WL, Tsui HC, Arnold RJ, Winkler ME. Influences of capsule on cell shape and chain formation of wild-type and pcsB mutants of serotype 2 Streptococcus pneumoniae. J Bacteriol. (2009 May);191(9):3024-40.