Romain Mercier
Romain Mercier
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The MatP/< i> matS</i> Site-Specific System Organizes the Terminus Region of the< i> E. coli</i> Chromosome into a Macrodomain
R Mercier, MA Petit, S Schbath, S Robin, M El Karoui, F Boccard, O Espéli
Cell 135 (3), 475-485, 2008
DNA dynamics vary according to macrodomain topography in the E. coli chromosome
O Espeli, R Mercier, F Boccard
Molecular microbiology 68 (6), 1418-1427, 2008
A MatP–divisome interaction coordinates chromosome segregation with cell division in E. coli
O Espéli, R Borne, P Dupaigne, A Thiel, E Gigant, R Mercier, F Boccard
The EMBO journal 31 (14), 3198-3211, 2012
Excess membrane synthesis drives a primitive mode of cell proliferation
R Mercier, Y Kawai, J Errington
Cell 152 (5), 997-1007, 2013
General principles for the formation and proliferation of a wall-free (L-form) state in bacteria
R Mercier, Y Kawai, J Errington
Elife 3, e04629, 2014
Crucial Role for Membrane Fluidity in Proliferation of Primitive Cells
R Mercier, P Domínguez-Cuevas, J Errington
Cell Reports, 2012
The rod to L‐form transition of Bacillus subtilis is limited by a requirement for the protoplast to escape from the cell wall sacculus
P Domínguez‐Cuevas, R Mercier, M Leaver, Y Kawai, J Errington
Molecular microbiology, 2012
Cell growth of wall-free L-form bacteria is limited by oxidative damage
Y Kawai, R Mercier, LJ Wu, P Domínguez-Cuevas, T Oshima, J Errington
Current Biology 25 (12), 1613-1618, 2015
Bacterial cell morphogenesis does not require a preexisting template structure
Y Kawai, R Mercier, J Errington
Current Biology 24 (8), 863-867, 2014
A defined terminal region of the E. coli chromosome shows late segregation and high FtsK activity
M Deghorain, C Pagès, JC Meile, M Stouf, H Capiaux, R Mercier, ...
PLoS One 6 (7), e22164, 2011
Roles for replichores and macrodomains in segregation of the Escherichia coli chromosome
C Lesterlin, R Mercier, F Boccard, FX Barre, F Cornet
EMBO reports 6 (6), 557-562, 2005
Wall proficient E. coli capable of sustained growth in the absence of the Z-ring division machine
R Mercier, Y Kawai, J Errington
Nature Microbiology 1 (8), 1-5, 2016
The terminal region of the E. coli chromosome localises at the periphery of the nucleoid
JC Meile, R Mercier, M Stouf, C Pages, JY Bouet, F Cornet
BMC microbiology 11 (1), 1-9, 2011
Regulations governing the multicellular lifestyle of Myxococcus xanthus
R Mercier, T Mignot
Current opinion in microbiology 34, 104-110, 2016
Crucial role for central carbon metabolism in the bacterial L-form switch and killing by β-lactam antibiotics
Y Kawai, R Mercier, K Mickiewicz, A Serafini, LPS de Carvalho, ...
Nature microbiology 4 (10), 1716-1726, 2019
Bacterial chromosome organization
R Mercier, O Espéli, F Boccard
Médecine sciences: M/S 25 (11), 885, 2009
The polar Ras-like GTPase MglA activates type IV pilus via SgmX to enable twitching motility in Myxococcus xanthus
R Mercier, S Bautista, M Delannoy, M Gibert, A Guiseppi, J Herrou, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117 (45), 28366-28373, 2020
Organisation du chromosome d'Escherichia coli en macrodomaines: identification et rôle du système spécifique de site matS-MatP
R Mercier
Paris 11, 2009
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