Selene Mogavero

Dr. Selene Mogavero

Microbial Pathogenicity Mechanisms

Phone: +49 3641 532-1568 Fax: +49 3641 532-0810 Email: selene.mogavero@leibniz-hki.de

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Curriculum vitae

Professional Career

Since 05/2014 PostDoc at the MPM Department, HKI, Jena, Germany
05/2011–04/2014 Scientific Writer at “Primula Multimedia SrL”, Pisa, Italy
01/2008–03/2011 PhD in Microbiology and Genetics, University of Pisa, Italy & University of Würzburg, Germany
09/2005–10/2007 M.Sc. in Biomolecular Sciences and Technologies, University of Pisa, Italy
10/2001–07/2005 B.Sc. in Molecular and Biological Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy
07/2001 European Baccalaureat, Bergen, Netherlands
Publications

König A, Müller R, Mogavero S, Hube B (2020) Fungal factors involved in host immune evasion, modulation and exploitation during infection. Cell Microbiol , e13272. Details PubMed Open Access PDF

Ruben S, Garbe E, Mogavero S, Albrecht-Eckardt D, Hellwig D, Häder A, Krüger T, Gerth K, Jacobsen ID, Elshafee O, Brunke S, Hünniger K, Kniemeyer O, Brakhage AA, Morschhäuser J, Hube B, Vylkova S, Kurzai O, Martin R (2020) Ahr1 and Tup1 contribute to the transcriptional control of virulence-associated genes in Candida albicans. mBio 11(2), e00206-20. Details PubMed Open Access PDF

Chu H, Duan Y, Lang S, Jiang L, Wang Y, Llorente C, Liu J, Mogavero S, Bosques-Padilla F, Abraldes JG, Vargas V, Tu XM, Yang L, Hou X, Hube B, Stärkel P, Schnabl B (2019) The Candida albicans exotoxin Candidalysin promotes alcohol-associated liver disease. J Hepatol 72(3), 391-400. Details PubMed

Pekmezovic M, Mogavero S, Naglik JR, Hube B (2019) Host-pathogen interactions during female genital tract infections. Trends Microbiol 27(12), 982-996. (Review) Details PubMed

Allert S*, Förster TM*, Svensson CM, Richardson JP, Pawlik T, Hebecker B, Rudolphi S, Juraschitz M, Schaller M, Blagojevic M, Morschhäuser J, Figge MT, Jacobsen ID, Naglik JR, Kasper L, Mogavero S, Hube B; *authors contributed equally (2018) Candida albicans-induced epithelial damage mediates translocation through intestinal barriers. mBio 9(3), e00915. Details PubMed Open Access

Lazić J, Ajdačić V, Vojnovic S, Zlatović M, Pekmezovic M, Mogavero S, Opsenica I, Nikodinovic-Runic J (2018) Bis-guanylhydrazones as efficient anti-Candida compounds through DNA interaction. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 102(4), 1889-1901. Details PubMed PDF

Richardson JP, Mogavero S, Moyes DL, Blagojevic M, Krüger T, Verma AH, Coleman BM, De La Cruz Diaz J, Schulz D, Ponde NO, Carrano G, Kniemeyer O, Wilson D, Bader O, Enoiu SI, Ho J, Kichik N, Gaffen SL, Hube B, Naglik JR (2018) Processing of Candida albicans Ece1p is critical for Candidalysin maturation and fungal virulence. mBio 9(1), e02178-17. Details PubMed Open Access PDF

Westman J, Moran G, Mogavero S, Hube B, Grinstein S (2018) Candida albicans hyphal expansion causes phagosomal membrane damage and luminal alkalinization. mBio 9(5), e01226-18. Details PubMed Open Access PDF

Brunke S, Mogavero S, Kasper L, Hube B (2016) Virulence factors in fungal pathogens of man. Curr Opin Microbiol 32, 89-95. (Review) Details PubMed Open Access

Fogli S, Mogavero S, Egan CG, Del Re M, Danesi R (2016) Pathophysiology and pharmacological targets of VEGF in diabetic macular edema. Pharmacol Res 103, 149-157. Details PubMed

Förster TM, Mogavero S, Dräger A, Graf K, Polke M, Jacobsen ID, Hube B (2016) Enemies and brothers in arms: Candida albicans and gram-positive bacteria. Cell Microbiol 18(12), 1709-1715. (Review) Details PubMed

Höfs S, Mogavero S, Hube B (2016) Interaction of Candida albicans with host cells: virulence factors, host defense, escape strategies, and the microbiota. J Microbiol 54(3), 149-169. (Review) Details PubMed

Jakab Á, Mogavero S, Förster TM, Pekmezovic M, Jablonowski N, Dombrádi V, Pócsi I, Hube B (2016) Effects of the glucocorticoid betamethasone on the interaction of Candida albicans with human epithelial cells. Microbiology 162(12), 2116-2125. Details PubMed

Moyes DL*, Wilson D*, Richardson JP*, Mogavero S*, Tang SX, Wernecke J, Höfs S, Gratacap RL, Robbins J, Runglall M, Murciano C, Blagojevic M, Thavaraj S, Förster TM, Hebecker B, Kasper L, Vizcay G, Iancu SI, Kichik N, Häder A, Kurzai O, Luo T, Krüger T, Kniemeyer O, Cota E, Bader O, Wheeler RT, Gutsmann T, Hube B, Naglik JR (2016) Candidalysin is a fungal peptide toxin critical for mucosal infection. Nature 532(7597), 64-68. Details PubMed Open Access

Antonuzzo L, Giommoni E, Pastorelli D, Latiano T, Pavese I, Azzarello D, Aieta M, Pastina I, Di Fabio F, Bertolini A, Corsi DC, Mogavero S, Angelini V, Pazzagli M, Di Costanzo F (2015) Bevacizumab plus XELOX as first-line treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer: The OBELIX study. World J Gastroenterol 21(23), 7281-7288. Details PubMed Open Access PDF

Lavorini F, Chellini E, Innocenti M, Campi G, Egan CG, Mogavero S, Fontana GA (2014) A crossover randomized comparative study of zofenopril and ramipril on cough reflex and airway inflammation in healthy volunteers. Cough 10(1), 7. Details PubMed

Ramírez-Zavala B, Mogavero S, Schöller E, Sasse C, Rogers PD, Morschhäuser J (2014) SAGA/ADA complex subunit Ada2 is required for Cap1- but not Mrr1-mediated upregulation of the Candida albicans multidrug efflux pump MDR1. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58(9), 5102-5110. Details PubMed

Savi L, Mogavero S, Egan CG (2014) Efficacy and pharmacokinetic activity of frovatriptan compared to rizatriptan in patients with moderate-to-severe migraine. Drug Des Devel Ther 8, 983-992. Details PubMed

Coppola A, Santoro C, Franchini M, Mannucci C, Mogavero S, Molinari AC, Schinco P, Tagliaferri A, Santoro RC (2013) Emerging issues on comprehensive hemophilia care: preventing, identifying, and monitoring age-related comorbidities. Semin Thromb Hemost 39(7), 794-802. Details PubMed

Mogavero S, Tavanti A, Senesi S, Rogers PD, Morschhäuser J (2011) Differential requirement of the transcription factor Mcm1 for activation of the Candida albicans multidrug efflux pump MDR1 by its regulators Mrr1 and Cap1. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55(5), 2061-2066. Details PubMed

Sasse C, Schillig R, Dierolf F, Weyler M, Schneider S, Mogavero S, Rogers PD, Morschhäuser J (2011) The transcription factor Ndt80 does not contribute to Mrr1-, Tac1-, and Upc2-mediated fluconazole resistance in Candida albicans. PLOS One 6(9), e25623. Details PubMed

Tavanti A, Hensgens LA, Mogavero S, Majoros L, Senesi S, Campa M (2010) Genotypic and phenotypic properties of Candida parapsilosis sensu strictu strains isolated from different geographic regions and body sites. BMC Microbiol 10, 203. Details PubMed

Hensgens LA, Tavanti A, Mogavero S, Ghelardi E, Senesi S (2009) AFLP genotyping of Candida metapsilosis clinical isolates: evidence for recombination. Fungal Genet Biol 46(10), 750-758. Details PubMed

Campa D, Tavanti A, Gemignani F, Mogavero CS, Bellini I, Bottari F, Barale R, Landi S, Senesi S (2008) DNA microarray based on arrayed-primer extension technique for identification of pathogenic fungi responsible for invasive and superficial mycoses. J Clin Microbiol 46(3), 909-915. Details PubMed