Publications

• Trotereau, A., Boyer, C., Bornard, I., Pécheur, M.J.P., Schouler, C., Torres-Barceló, C. (2021) “High genomic diversity of novel phages infecting the plant pathogen Ralstonia solanacearum, isolated in Mauritius and Reunion islands”. Scientific Reports 11, 5382 . https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-84305-7.

• Réseau Bactériophage France : Ansaldi, M., Boulanger, P., Brives, C., Debarbieux, L., Dufour, N., Froissart, R., Gandon, S., Le Hénaff, C., Petit, M.-A., Rocha, E.P.C., Torres-Barceló, C. (2020) “A century of research on bacteriophages”. Virologie, 24 (1) : 9-22.

• Réseau Bactériophage France : Ansaldi, M., Boulanger, P., Brives, C., Debarbieux, L., Dufour, N., Froissart, R., Gandon, S., Le Hénaff, C., Petit, M.-A., Rocha, E.P.C., Torres-Barceló, C. (2020) “Antibacterial applications of bacteriophages“. Virologie, 24 (1) : 23-36.

Torres-Barceló C. (2018) “The disparate effects of bacteriophages on antibiotic-resistant bacteria”. Emerging Microbes and Infections. 7(1):168.

Torres-Barceló C. (2018) “Phage Therapy Faces Evolutionary Challenges”. Viruses. 10(6), 323.

Torres-Barceló C., Gurney J., Gougat-Barberá C., Vasse M., Hochberg M. E. (2018) “Transient negative effects of antibiotics on phages do not jeopardise the advantages of combination therapies”, FEMS Microbiology Ecology, fiy107.

Torres-Barceló C., Kaltz O., Froissart R., Gandon S., Ginet N. and Ansaldi M. (2017) “”French Phage Network” – Second Meeting Report”. Viruses. 9(4). pii: E87.

• Vasse, M., Noble R., Akhmetzhanov A.R., Torres-Barceló, C., Gurney J., Benateau S., Cougat-Barberá C., Kaltz O. and Hochberg, M. E. (2017) “Antibiotic Stress Selects against Cooperation in a Pathogenic Bacterium”. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114(3):546-551. 

• Gounand I., Daufresne T., Gravel D., Bouvier C., Bouvier T., Combe M., Gougat-Barbera C., Poly F., Torres-Barceló C. and Mouquet N. (2016) “The Growth Rate Hypothesis versus cell size adaptation to resource variability“. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 283(1845): 20162272.

Torres-Barceló C. and Hochberg M.E. (2016) “Evolutionary rationale for phages as complements of antibiotics”. Trends in Microbiology 24(4):249-56.

Torres-Barceló C., Franzon B., Vasse M. and Hochberg M.E. (2016) “Long-term effects of single and combined introductions of antibiotics and bacteriophages on populations of Pseudomonas aeruginosa”. Evolutionary Applications 9(4): 583-95.

• Vasse M., Torres-Barceló C. and Hochberg M.E. (2015) “Phage selection for bacterial cheats leads to population decline”. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 282(1818): 20152207.

Torres-Barceló C., Kojadinovic M., Moxon R.E. and MacLean R.C. (2015) “The SOS response increases bacterial fitness, but not evolvability, under a sublethal dose of antibiotic”. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 282(1816): 20150885.

Torres-Barceló C., Arias-Sánchez F.I., Vasse M., Ramsayer J., Kaltz O. and Hochberg M.E. (2014) “A window of opportunity to control the bacterial pathogen Pseudomonas aeruginosa combining antibiotics and phages“. PLoS ONE 9(9): e106628.

• MacLean RC, Torres-Barceló C. and Moxon R.E. (2013) “Evaluating evolutionary models of stress-induced mutagenesis in bacteria”. Nature Reviews Genetics 14, 221-227. F1000 Prime recommendation.

Torres-Barceló, C., Gabot G., Oliver A., Buckling A. and MacLean R.C. (2013) “A trade-off between oxidative stress resistance and DNA repair plays a role in the evolution of elevated mutation rates in Pseudomonas aeruginosa”. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 280(1757):20130007.

Torres-Barceló, C., Daròs, J.A. and Elena, S.F. (2010). “Compensatory molecular evolution of HC-Pro, and RNA-silencing suppressor from a plant RNA virus”. Molecular Biology and Evolution 27: 543-551.

Torres-Barceló, C., Daròs, J.A. and Elena, S.F. (2009). “HC-Pro hypo- and hypersuppressor mutants: differences in viral siRNA accumulation in vivo and siRNA binding activity in vitro“. Archives of Virology 155: 251-254.

Torres-Barceló, C., Martín, S., Daròs, J.A. and Elena, S.F. (2008) “From hypo- to hyper-suppression: Effect of amino acid substitutions on the RNA silencing suppressor activity of Tobacco etch virus HC-Pro”. Genetics 180: 1039-1049.

• Elena, S.F., Agudelo-Romero, P., Carrasco, P., Codoñer, F.M., Martín, S., Torres-Barceló, C. and Sanjuán, R. (2008) “Experimental evolution of plant RNA viruses”. Heredity 100: 478-483.

• García A., López-Andújar P., Rodríguez J., Montava R., Torres-Barceló C. and Buesa J. (2004) “Nasal immunization of mice with a rotavirus DNA vaccine that induces protective intestinal IgA antibodies”. Vaccine 23(4): 489-98.