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2013
Masaki T, Qu J, Cholewa-Waclaw J, Burr K, Raaum R, Rambukkana A.  2013.  Reprogramming adult Schwann cells to stem cell-like cells by leprosy bacilli promotes dissemination of infection.Cell. 152(1-2):51-67.
2006
Tapinos N, Ohnishi M, Rambukkana A.  2006.  ErbB2 receptor tyrosine kinase signaling mediates early demyelination induced by leprosy bacilli.Nat Med. 12(8):961-6.
2004
Rambukkana A.  2004.  Mycobacterium leprae-induced demyelination: a model for early nerve degeneration.Curr Opin Immunol. 16(4):511-8.
2002
Rambukkana A, Zanazzi G, Tapinos N, Salzer JL.  2002.  Contact-dependent demyelination by Mycobacterium leprae in the absence of immune cells.Science. 296(5569):927-31.
2001
Rambukkana A.  2001.  M. leprae genome sequence.Trends Microbiol. 9(4):157.
Rambukkana A.  2001.  Molecular basis for the peripheral nerve predilection of Mycobacterium leprae.Curr Opin Microbiol. 4(1):21-7.
2000
Rambukkana A.  2000.  How does Mycobacterium leprae target the peripheral nervous system?Trends Microbiol. 8(1):23-8.
Ng V, Zanazzi G, Timpl R, Talts JF, Salzer JL, Brennan PJ, Rambukkana A.  2000.  Role of the cell wall phenolic glycolipid-1 in the peripheral nerve predilection of Mycobacterium leprae.Cell. 103(3):511-24.
1999
Shimoji Y, Ng V, Matsumura K, Fischetti VA, Rambukkana A.  1999.  A 21-kDa surface protein of Mycobacterium leprae binds peripheral nerve laminin-2 and mediates Schwann cell invasion.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 96(17):9857-62.
1998
Rambukkana A, Yamada H, Zanazzi G, Mathus T, Salzer JL, Yurchenco PD, Campbell KP, Fischetti VA.  1998.  Role of alpha-dystroglycan as a Schwann cell receptor for Mycobacterium leprae.Science. 282(5396):2076-9.
1997
Rambukkana A, Salzer JL, Yurchenco PD, Tuomanen EI.  1997.  Neural targeting of Mycobacterium leprae mediated by the G domain of the laminin-alpha2 chain.Cell. 88(6):811-21.