viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Reassessing the Role of Type II Toxin-Antitoxin Systems in Formation of Escherichia coli Type II Persister Cells

Goormaghtigh F, Fraikin N, Putrinš M, Hallaert T, Hauryliuk V, Garcia-Pino A, Sjödin A, Kasvandik S, Udekwu K, Tenson T...
viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Inhibition of stationary phase respiration impairs persister formation in E. coli

Orman MA, Brynildsen MP. Nat Commun. 2015 Aug 6;6:7983. doi: 10.1038/ncomms8983. Erratum in: Nat Commun. 2016;7:...
viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Persisters: a distinct physiological state of E. coli

Shah D, Zhang Z, Khodursky A, Kaldalu N, Kurg K, Lewis K. BMC Microbiol. 2006 Jun 12;6:53. doi: 10.1186/1471-21...
viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Ciprofloxacin causes persister formation by inducing the TisB toxin in Escherichia coli

Dörr T, Vulić M, Lewis K. PLoS Biol. 2010 Feb 23;8(2):e1000317. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000317. PMID: 201862...

Reactive oxygen species penetrate persister cell membranes of Escherichia coli for effective cell killing

Kawano A, Yamasaki R, Sakakura T, Takatsuji Y, Haruyama T, Yoshioka Y, Ariyoshi W. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 202...
viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Persister cells resuscitate using membrane sensors that activate chemotaxis, lower cAMP levels, and revive ribosomes

Yamasaki R, Song S, Benedik MJ, Wood TK. iScience. 2020 Jan 24;23(1):100792. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2019.100792. E...
viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Identification of genes involved in bacteriostatic antibiotic-induced persister formation

Cui P, Niu H, Shi W, Zhang S, Zhang W, Zhang Y. Front Microbiol. 2018 Mar 6;9:413. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.0041...
viable but non-culturable: VBNC

Regrowth-delay body as a bacterial subcellular structure marking multidrug-tolerant persisters

Yu J, Liu Y, Yin H, Chang Z. Cell Discov. 2019 Jan 22;5:8. doi: 10.1038/s41421-019-0080-3. PMID: 30675381; PMCI...