Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Research Output

2013

Prions in the environment

Bartelt-Hunt, S. L., Bartz, J. C. & Saunders, S. E., Jan 1 2013, Prions and Diseases: Volume 2, Animals, Humans and the Environment. Springer New York, p. 89-101 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Prion strain interference

Schutt, C. R., Shikiya, R. A. & Bartz, J. C., Nov 1 2013, Volume 1, Physiology and Pathophysiology. Springer New York, Vol. 1. p. 193-204 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Prion strain interference

Schutt, C. R., Shikiya, R. A. & Bartz, J. C., Jan 1 2013, Prions and Diseases: Volume 1, Physiology and Pathophysiology. Springer New York, p. 193-204 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Proteomic analysis of early HIV-1 nucleoprotein complexes

Schweitzer, C. J., Jagadish, T., Haverland, N., Ciborowski, P. & Belshan, M., Feb 1 2013, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 12, 2, p. 559-572 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of IMP-18, a class B carbapenemase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Furuyama, T., Ishii, Y., Ohya, N., Tateda, K., Hanson, N. D. & Shimizu-Ibuka, A., Dec 1 2013, In : Acta Crystallographica Section F: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications. 69, 12, p. 1397-1400 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Rapid screening of transformants using the Streck Philisa® thermal cycler

Geyer, C. N. & Hanson, N. D., Nov 1 2013, In : BioTechniques. 55, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Release of Luminal Exosomes Contributes to TLR4-Mediated Epithelial Antimicrobial Defense

Hu, G., Gong, A. Y., Roth, A. L., Huang, B. Q., Ward, H. D., Zhu, G., LaRusso, N. F., Hanson, N. D. & Chen, X. M., Apr 2013, In : PLoS pathogens. 9, 4, e1003261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Scopus citations

Resistance in Gram-negative Pathogens: A threat to global health

Hanson, N. D., Apr 30 2013, In : Current Pharmaceutical Design. 19, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Scopus citations

Subpopulations of Staphylococcus aureus Clonal Complex 121 Are Associated with Distinct Clinical Entities

Kurt, K., Rasigade, J. P., Laurent, F., Goering, R. V., Žemličková, H., Machova, I., Struelens, M. J., Zautner, A. E., Holtfreter, S., Bröker, B., Ritchie, S., Reaksmey, S., Limmathurotsakul, D., Peacock, S. J., Cuny, C., Layer, F., Witte, W. & Nübel, U., Mar 7 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 3, e58155.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Suppression of SCARA5 by Snail1 is essential for EMT-associated cell migration of A549 cells

Liu, J., Hu, G., Chen, D., Gong, A. Y., Soori, G. S., Dobleman, T. J. & Chen, X. M., Oct 8 2013, In : Oncogenesis. 2, e73.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Thermosensitive vaginal gel containing PLGA-NRTI conjugated nanoparticles for HIV prophylaxis

Rajca, A., Li, Q., Date, A., Belshan, M. & Destache, C., Aug 9 2013, Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013. p. 293-296 4 p. (Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Toxic Shock Syndrome: Characterization of Human Immune Responses to TSST-1 and Evidence for Sensitivity Thresholds

Kimber, I., Nookala, S., Davis, C. C., Gerberick, G. F., Tucker, H., Foertsch, L. M., Dearman, R. J., Parsonnet, J., Goering, R. V., Modern, P., Donnellen, M., Morel, J. & Kotb, M., Jul 1 2013, In : Toxicological Sciences. 134, 1, p. 49-63 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Transduction of staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec elements between strains of Staphylococcus aureus

Scharn, C. R., Tenover, F. C. & Goering, R. V., Nov 1 2013, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 57, 11, p. 5233-5238 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Vitamin C promotes maturation of T-cells

Manning, J., Mitchell, B., Appadurai, D. A., Shakya, A., Pierce, L. J., Wang, H., Nganga, V., Swanson, P. C., May, J. M., Tantin, D. & Spangrude, G. J., Dec 10 2013, In : Antioxidants and Redox Signaling. 19, 17, p. 2054-2067 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
18 Scopus citations

Wound infections caused by inducible meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains

Penn, C., Moddrell, C., Tickler, I. A., Henthorne, M. A., Kehrli, M., Goering, R. V. & Tenover, F. C., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance. 1, 2, p. 79-83 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2012

Characterization of conformation-dependent prion protein epitopes

Kang, H. E., Weng, C. C., Saijo, E., Saylor, V., Bian, J., Kim, S., Ramos, L., Angers, R., Langenfeld, K., Khaychuk, V., Calvi, C., Bartz, J., Hunter, N. & Telling, G. C., Oct 26 2012, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287, 44, p. 37219-37232 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Characterization of nasal and blood culture isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from patients in United States hospitals

Tenover, F. C., Tickler, I. A., Goering, R. V., Kreiswirth, B. N., Mediavilla, J. R. & Persinga, D. H., Mar 1 2012, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 56, 3, p. 1324-1330 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Scopus citations

Col1A1 Production and Apoptotic Resistance in TGF-β1-Induced Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition-Like Phenotype of 603B Cells

Liu, J., Eischeid, A. N. & Chen, X. M., Dec 7 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 12, e51371.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Creatinine inhibits bacterial replication

McDonald, T., Drescher, K. M., Weber, A. & Tracy, S., Mar 1 2012, In : Journal of Antibiotics. 65, 3, p. 153-156 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Development and evaluation of a thermosensitive vaginal gel containing raltegravir+efavirenz loaded nanoparticles for HIV prophylaxis

Date, A. A., Shibata, A., Goede, M., Sanford, B., La Bruzzo, K., Belshan, M. & Destache, C. J., Dec 1 2012, In : Antiviral Research. 96, 3, p. 430-436 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Development of a TaqMan multiplex PCR assay for detection of plasmid-mediated AmpC β-lactamase genes

Geyer, C. N., Reisbig, M. D. & Hanson, N. D., Nov 2012, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 50, 11, p. 3722-3725 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Downregulation of PCAF by miR-181a/b provides feedback regulation to TNF-α-induced transcription of proinflammatory genes in liver epithelial cells

Zhao, J., Gong, A. Y., Zhou, R., Liu, J., Eischeid, A. N. & Chen, X. M., Feb 1 2012, In : Journal of Immunology. 188, 3, p. 1266-1274 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Exosomal miRNAs: Biological properties and therapeutic potential

Hu, G., Drescher, K. M. & Chen, X. M., 2012, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 3, APR, Article 56.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

197 Scopus citations

Guidelines for reporting novel mecA gene homologues

Ito, T., Hiramatsu, K., Tomasz, A., De Lencastre, H., Perreten, V., Holden, M. T. G., Coleman, D. C., Goering, R., Giffard, P. M., Skov, R. L., Zhang, K., Westh, H., O'Brien, F., Tenover, F. C., Oliveira, D. C., Boyle-Vavra, S., Laurent, F., Kearns, A. M., Kreiswirth, B., Ko, K. S. & 6 others, Grundmann, H., Sollid, J. E., John, J. F., Daum, R., Soderquist, B. & Buistx, G., Oct 2012, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 56, 10, p. 4997-4999 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

107 Scopus citations

Knockdown of the cellular protein lrpprc attenuates HIV-1 infection

Schweitzer, C. J., Matthews, J. M., Madson, C. J., Donnellan, M. R., Cerny, R. L. & Belshan, M., Jul 12 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 7, e40537.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Mechanistic basis for RAG discrimination between recombination: Sites and the off-target sites of human lymphomas

Shimazaki, N., Askary, A., Swanson, C. P. & Lieber, M. R., Jan 1 2012, In : Molecular and Cellular Biology. 32, 2, p. 365-375 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Methicillin sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) isolates as a potential source for the emergence of USA 300 methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Malaysia

Ghasemzadeh-Moghaddam, H., Neela, V., Goering, R. & Mariana, N. S., Oct 5 2012, In : Tropical Biomedicine. 29, 3, p. 429-433 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

MiR-141 modulates androgen receptor transcriptional activity in human prostate cancer cells through targeting the small heterodimer partner protein

Xiao, J., Gong, A. Y., Eischeid, A. N., Chen, D., Deng, C., Young, C. Y. F. & Chen, X. M., Oct 1 2012, In : Prostate. 72, 14, p. 1514-1522 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

MiR-16 targets transcriptional corepressor SMRT and modulates NF-kappaB-regulated transactivation of interleukin-8 gene

Zhou, R., Li, X., Hu, G., Gong, A. Y., Drescher, K. M. & Chen, X. M., Jan 24 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 1, e30772.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

MiR-17-5p targets the p300/CBP-associated factor and modulates androgen receptor transcriptional activity in cultured prostate cancer cells

Gong, A. Y., Eischeid, A. N., Xiao, J., Zhao, J., Chen, D., Wang, Z. Y., Young, C. Y. F. & Chen, X. M., Oct 24 2012, In : BMC Cancer. 12, 492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

MiR-27b targets KSRP to coordinate TLR4-mediated epithelial defense against Cryptosporidium parvum infection

Zhou, R., Gong, A. Y., Eischeid, A. N. & Chen, X. M., May 1 2012, In : PLoS pathogens. 8, 5, e1002702.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations

Molecular epidemiological analysis of Escherichia coli sequence type ST131 (O25:H4) and bla CTX-M-15among extended-spectrum-β- lactamase-producing E. coli from the United States, 2000 to 2009

Johnson, J. R., Urban, C., Weissman, S. J., Jorgensen, J. H., Lewis, J. S., Hansen, G., Edelstein, P. H., Robicsek, A., Cleary, T., Adachi, J., Paterson, D., Quinn, J., Hanson, N. D., Johnston, B. D., Clabots, C., Kuskowski, M. A., Bergsbaken, R. L., Hooton, T. M., Hulse, M., Lolans, K. & 3 others, Owens, R., Palavecino, E. & Vigil, K., May 1 2012, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 56, 5, p. 2364-2370 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations

Occurrence, transmission, and zoonotic potential of chronic wasting disease

Saunders, S. E., Bartelt-Hunt, S. L. & Bartz, J. C., Mar 1 2012, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 18, 3, p. 369-376 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

96 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations

Production of KPC-2 alone does not always result in β-lactam MICs representing resistance in gram-negative pathogens

Roth, A. L., Thomson, K. S., Lister, P. D. & Hanson, N. D., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 50, 12, p. 4183-4184 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Scopus citations

Protein misfolding cyclic amplification of prions.

Saunders, S. E., Bartz, J. C. & Shikiya, R. A., 2012, In : Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. 69

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Rapid transepithelial transport of prions following inhalation

Kincaid, A. E., Hudson, K. F., Richey, M. W. & Bartz, J. C., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of Virology. 86, 23, p. 12731-12740 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Real-time monitoring of RAG-catalyzed DNA cleavage unveils dynamic changes in coding end association with the coding end complex

Wang, G., Dhar, K., Swanson, P. C., Levitus, M. & Chang, Y., Jul 1 2012, In : Nucleic Acids Research. 40, 13, p. 6082-6096 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Resistance of soil-bound prions to rumen digestion

Saunders, S. E., Bartelt-Hunt, S. L. & Bartz, J. C., Aug 24 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 8, e44051.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Soil binds prions and influences their biologic properties

Bartelt-Hunt, S. L., Saunders, S. E. & Bartz, J. C., Dec 12 2012, Proteins at Interfaces III State of the Art. American Chemical Society, p. 433-452 20 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 1120).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soil-mediated prion transmission: Is local soil-type a key determinant of prion disease incidence?

Saunders, S. E., Bartz, J. C. & Bartelt-Hunt, S. L., May 1 2012, In : Chemosphere. 87, 7, p. 661-667 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

26 Scopus citations

Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in Malaysia: Molecular epidemiology and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole resistance

Neela, V., Rankouhi, S. Z. R., van Belkum, A., Goering, R. V. & Awang, R., Aug 1 2012, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 16, 8, p. e603-e607

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

The molecular epidemiology of the highly virulent st93 australian community staphylococcus aureus strain

Coombs, G. W., Goering, R. V., Chua, K. Y. L., Monecke, S., Howden, B. P., Stinear, T. P., Ehricht, R., O'Brien, F. G. & Christiansen, K. J., Aug 10 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 8, e43037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

The scope of bacterial resistance to antibiotics in some countries in the middle East and North Africa

Khalaf, N. G. & Hanson, N. D., Dec 1 2012, Multidrug Resistance A Global Concern. Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., p. 176-205 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Two novel class I integron arrays containing IMP-18 metallo-β- lactamase gene in Pseudomonas aeruginosa clinical isolates from Puerto Rico

Martínez, T., Vazquez, G. J., Aquino, E. E., Goering, R. V. & Robledo, I. E., Apr 1 2012, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 56, 4, p. 2119-2121 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

VprBP binds full-length RAG1 and is required for B-cell development and V(D)J recombination fidelity

Kassmeier, M. D., Mondal, K., Palmer, V. L., Raval, P., Kumar, S., Perry, G. A., Anderson, D. K., Ciborowski, P., Jackson, S., Xiong, Y. & Swanson, P. C., Feb 15 2012, In : EMBO Journal. 31, 4, p. 945-958 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations