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The Faculty of Medicine - Microbiology and Molecular Genetics: Yogev David


 Last updated June 2021 - School of Pharmacy

List of Publications

(1) Lerner U, Amram E, Ayling RD, Mikula I, Gerchman I, Harrus S, et al. Corrigendum to 'Acquired resistance to the 16-membered macrolides tylosin and tilmicosin by Mycoplasma bovis' [Veterinary Microbiology 168 (2014) 365-371] Doi 10.1016/j.vetmic.2013.11.033. Vet Microbiol 2015;181(3-4):335.

(2) Ron M, Gorelick-Ashkenazi A, Levisohn S, Nir-Paz R, Geary SJ, Tulman E, et al. Mycoplasma gallisepticum in vivo induced antigens expressed during infection in chickens. Vet Microbiol 2015;175(2-4):265-274.

(3) Lerner U, Amram E, Ayling RD, Mikula I, Gerchman I, Harrus S, et al. Acquired resistance to the 16-membered macrolides tylosin and tilmicosin by mycoplasma bovis. Vet Microbiol 2014;168(2-4):365-371.

(4) Lysnyansky I, Calcutt MJ, Ben-Barak I, Ron Y, Levisohn S, Methé BA, et al. Molecular characterization of newly identified IS3, IS4 and IS30 insertion sequence-like elements in Mycoplasma bovis and their possible roles in genome plasticity. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2009;294(2):172-182.

(5) Lysnyansky I, Yogev D, Levisohn S. Molecular characterization of the Mycoplasma bovis p68 gene, encoding a basic membrane protein with homology to P48 of Mycoplasma agalactiae. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2008;279(2):234-242.

(6) Melamed S, Tanne E, Ben-Haim R, Edelbaum O, Yogev D, Sela I. Identification and Characterization of Phytoplasmal Genes, Employing a Novel Method of Isolating Phytoplasmal Genomic DNA. J Bacteriol 2003;185(22):6513-6521.

(7) Flitman-Tene R, Mudahi-Orenstein S, Levisohn S, Yogev D. Variable lipoprotein genes of Mycoplasma agalactiae are activated in vivo by promoter addition via site-specific DNA inversions. Infect Immun 2003;71(7):3821-3830.

(8) Mudahi-Orenstein S, Levisohn S, Geary SJ, Yogev D. Cytadherence-deficient mutants of Mycoplasma gallisepticum generated by transposon mutagenesis. Infect Immun 2003;71(7):3812-3820.

(9) Papazisi L, Frasca Jr. S, Gladd M, Liao X, Yogev D, Geary SJ. GapA and CrmA coexpression is essential for Mycoplasma gallisepticum cytadherence and virulence. Infect Immun 2002;70(12):6839-6845.

(10) Ron Y, Flitman-Tene R, Dybvig K, Yogev D. Identification and characterization of a site-specific tyrosine recombinase within the variable loci of Mycoplasma bovis, Mycoplasma pulmonis and Mycoplasma agalactiae. Gene 2002;292(1-2):205-211.

(11) Nussbaum S, Lysnyansky I, Sachse K, Levisohn S, Yogev D. Extended repertoire of genes encoding variable surface lipoproteins in Mycoplasma bovis strains. Infect Immun 2002;70(4):2220-2225.

(12) Lysnyansky I, Ron Y, Yogev D. Juxtaposition of an active promoter to vsp genes via site-specific DNA inversions generates antigenic variation in Mycoplasma bovis. J Bacteriol 2001;183(19):5698-5708.

(13) Lysnyansky I, Ron Y, Sachse K, Yogev D. Intrachromosomal recombination within the vsp locus of Mycoplasma bovis generates a chimeric variable surface lipoprotein antigen. Infect Immun 2001;69(6):3703-3712.

(14) Liu T, García M, Levisohn S, Yogev D, Kleven SH. Molecular variability of the adhesin-encoding gene pvpA among Mycoplasma gallisepticum strains and its application in diagnosis. J Clin Microbiol 2001;39(5):1882-1888.

(15) Flitman-Tene R, Levisohn S, Lysnyansky I, Rapoport E, Yogev D. A chromosomal region of Mycoplasma agalactiae containing vsp-related genes undergoes in vivo rearrangement in naturally infected animals. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2000;191(2):205-212.

(16) Boguslavsky S, Menaker D, Lysnyansky I, Liu T, Levisohn S, Rosengarten R, et al. Molecular characterization of the Mycoplasma gallisepticum pvpA gene which encodes a putative variable cytadhesin protein. Infect Immun 2000;68(7):3956-3964.

(17) Sachse K, Helbig JH, Lysnyansky I, Grajetzki C, Müller W, Jacobs E, et al. Epitope mapping of immunogenic and adhesive structures in repetitive domains of Mycoplasma bovis variable surface lipoproteins. Infect Immun 2000;68(2):680-687.

(18) Rottem S, Yogev D. Mycoplasma interaction with eukaryotic cells. Subcell Biochem 2000;33:199-227.

(19) Lysnyansky I, Sachse K, Rosenbusch R, Levisohn S, Yogev D. The vsp locus of Mycoplasma bovis: Gene organization and structural features. J Bacteriol 1999;181(18):5734-5741.

(20) Beier T, Hotzel H, Lysnyansky I, Grajetzki C, Heller M, Rabeling B, et al. Intraspecies polymorphism of vsp genes and expression profiles of variable surface protein antigens (Vsps) in field isolates of Mycoplasma bovis. Vet Microbiol 1998;63(2-4):189-203.

(21) Razin S, Yogev D, Naot Y. Molecular biology and pathogenicity of mycoplasmas. Microbiol Mol Biol Rev 1998;62(4):1094-1156.

(22) Flitman-Tene R, Levisohn S, Rosenbusch R, Rapoport E, Yogev D. Genetic variation among Mycoplasma agalactiae isolates detected by the variant surface lipoprotein gene (vspA) of Mycoplasma bovis. FEMS Microbiol Lett 1997;156(1):123-128.

(23) Athamna A, Rosengarten R, Levisohn S, Kahane I, Yogev D. Adherence of Mycoplasma gallisepticum involves variable surface membrane proteins. Infect Immun 1997;65(6):2468-2471.

(24) Rosengarten R, Yogev D. Variant colony surface antigenic phenotypes within mycoplasma strain populations: Implications for species identification and strain standardization. J Clin Microbiol 1996;34(1):149-158.

(25) Lysnyansky I, Rosengarten R, Yogev D. Phenotypic switching of variable surface lipoproteins in Mycoplasma bovis involves high-frequency chromosomal rearrangements. J Bacteriol 1996;178(18):5395-5401.

(26) Kahane I, Athamna A, Yogev D, Kramer MR. Alternative inhibitors of mycoplasma adherence. ADV EXP MED BIOL 1996;408:107-111.

(27) Rosengarten R, Levisohn S, Yogev D. A 41-kDa variable surface protein of Mycoplasma gallisepticum has a counterpart in Mycoplasma imitans and Mycoplasma iowae. FEMS Microbiol Lett 1995;132(1-2):115-123.

(28) Levisohn S, Rosengarten R, Yogev D. In vivo variation of Mycoplasma gallisepticum antigen expression in experimentally infected chickens. Vet Microbiol 1995;45(2-3):219-231.

(29) Yogev D, Watson-McKown R, Rosengarten R, Im J, Wise KS. Increased structural and combinatorial diversity in an extended family of genes encoding Vlp surface proteins of Mycoplasma hyorhinis. J Bacteriol 1995;177(19):5636-5643.

(30) Behrens A, Heller M, Kirchhoff H, Yogev D, Rosengarten R. A family of phase- and size-variant membrane surface lipoprotein antigens (Vsps) of Mycoplasma bovis. Infect Immun 1994;62(11):5075-5084.

(31) Yogev D, Menaker D, Strutzberg K, Levisohn S, Kirchhoff H, Hinz - KH, et al. A surface epitope undergoing high-frequency phase variation is shared by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Mycoplasma bovis. Infect Immun 1994;62(11):4962-4968.

(32) Rosengarten R, Behrens A, Stetefeld A, Heller M, Ahrens M, Sachse K, et al. Antigen heterogeneity among isolates of Mycoplasma bovis is generated by high-frequency variation of diverse membrane surface proteins. Infect Immun 1994;62(11):5066-5074.

(33) Yogev D, Rosengarten R, Wise KS. Variation and Genetic Control of Surface Antigen Expression in Mycoplasmas: The VIp System of Mycoplasma hyorhinis. Zentralbl Bakteriol 1993;278(2-3):275-286.

(34) Rosengarten R, Theiss PM, Yogev D, Wise KS. Antigenic variation in Mycoplasma hyorhinis: Increased repertoire of variable lipoproteins expanding surface diversity and structural complexity. Infect Immun 1993;61(5):2224-2228.

(35) Yogev D, Watson-McKown R, McIntosh MA, Wise KS. Sequence and TnphoA analysis of a Mycoplasma hyorhinis protein with membrane export function. J Bacteriol 1991;173(6):2035-2044.

(36) Yogev D, Rosengarten R, Watson-McKown R, Wise KS. Molecular basis of Mycoplasma surface antigenic variation: A novel set of divergent genes undergo spontaneous mutation of periodic coding regions and 5' regulatory sequences. EMBO J 1991;10(13):4069-4079.

(37) Yogev D, Sela S, Bercovier H, Razin S. Nucleotide sequence and codon usage of the elongation factor Tu(EF‐Tu) gene from Mycoplasma pneumoniae. Mol Microbiol 1990;4(8):1303-1310.

(38) Yogev D, Levisohn S, Razin S. Genetic and antigenic relatedness between Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Mycoplasma synoviae. Vet Microbiol 1989;19(1):75-84.

(39) Sela S, Yogev D, Razin S, Bercovier H. Duplication of the tuf gene: a new insight into the phylogeny of eubacteria. J Bacteriol 1989;171(1):581-584.

(40) Hyman HC, Levisohn S, Yogev D, Razin S. DNA probes for Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Mycoplasma synoviae: Application in experimentally infected chickens. Vet Microbiol 1989;20(4):323-337.

(41) Yogev D, Sela S, Bercovier H, Razin S. Elongation factor (EF-Tu) gene probe detects polymorphism in Mycoplasma strains. FEMS Microbiol Lett 1988;50(2-3):145-149.

(42) Yogev D, Halachmi D, Kenny GE, Razin S. Distinction of species and strains of mycoplasmas (Mollicutes) by genomic DNA fingerprints with an rRNA gene probe. J Clin Microbiol 1988;26(6):1198-1201.

(43) Yogev D, Tully JG, Rose DL, Razin S. Genetic and antigenic distinction of Mycoplasma pirum from other mycoplasmas with specialized tip structures. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1988;38(2):147-150.

(44) Yogev D, Levisohn S, Kleven SH, Halachmi D, Razin S. Ribosomal RNA gene probes to detect intraspecies heterogeneity in Mycoplasma gallisepticum and M. synoviae. Avian Dis 1988;32(2):220-231.

(45) Hyman HC, Yogev D, Razin S. DNA probes for detection and identification of Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Mycoplasma genitalium. J Clin Microbiol 1987;25(4):726-728.

(46) Razin S, Hyman HC, Nur I, Yogev D. DNA probes for detection and identification of mycoplasmas (Mollicutes). Isr J Med Sci 1987;23(6):735-741.

(47) Razin S, Yogev D. Genetic relatedness among ureaplasma urealyticum serotypes (Serovars). Pediatr Infect Dis J 1986;5(6):S300-S304.

(48) Yogev D, Razin S. Common deoxyribonucleic acid sequences in Mycoplasma genitalium and Mycoplasma pneumoniae genomes. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1986;36(3):426-430.