Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Research Output

2012

Vpx is Critical for SIVmne infection of pigtail macaques

Belshan, M., Kimata, J. T., Brown, C., Cheng, X., McCulley, A., Larsen, A., Thippeshappa, R., Hodara, V., Giavedoni, L., Hirsch, V. & Ratner, L., Apr 24 2012, In : Retrovirology. 9, 32.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
2011

Accumulation of B1-like B cells in transgenic mice over-expressing catalytically inactive RAG1 in the periphery

Hassaballa, A. E., Palmer, V. L., Anderson, D. K., Kassmeier, M. D., Nganga, V. K., Parks, K. W., Volkmer, D. L., Perry, G. A. & Swanson, P. C., Dec 1 2011, In : Immunology. 134, 4, p. 469-486 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

An enzymatic treatment of soil-bound prions effectively inhibits replication

Saunders, S. E., Bartz, J. C., Vercauteren, K. C. & Bartelt-Hunt, S. L., Jul 1 2011, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 77, 13, p. 4313-4317 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Association of IS5 with divergent tandem blaCMY-2 genes in clinical isolates of Escherichia coli

Kurpiel, P. M. & Hanson, N. D., Aug 1 2011, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 66, 8, p. 1734-1738 5 p., dkr212.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

bla KPC RNA expression correlates with two transcriptional start sites but not always with gene copy number in four genera of gram-negative pathogens

Roth, A. L., Kurpiel, P. M., Lister, P. D. & Hanson, N. D., Aug 2011, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 55, 8, p. 3936-3938 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Characterization of a novel arginine catabolic mobile element (ACME) and staphylococcal chromosomal cassette mec composite island with significant homology to Staphylococcus epidermidis ACME type II in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus genotype ST22-MRSA-IV

Shore, A. C., Rossney, A. S., Brennan, O. M., Kinnevey, P. M., Humphreys, H., Sullivan, D. J., Goering, R. V., Ehricht, R., Monecke, S. & Coleman, D. C., May 1 2011, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 55, 5, p. 1896-1905 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Scopus citations

Comparison of strain typing results for Clostridium difficile isolates from North America

Tenover, F. C., Åkerlund, T., Gerding, D. N., Goering, R. V., Boström, T., Jonsson, A. M., Wong, E., Wortman, A. T. & Persing, D. H., May 1 2011, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 49, 5, p. 1831-1837 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations

Effect of creatine, creatinine, and creatine ethyl ester on TLR expression in macrophages

Leland, K. M., McDonald, T. L. & Drescher, K. M., Sep 1 2011, In : International Immunopharmacology. 11, 9, p. 1341-1347 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Effects of solution chemistry and aging time on prion protein adsorption and replication of soil-bound prions

Saunders, S. E., Yuan, Q., Bartz, J. C. & Bartelt-Hunt, S., May 2 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 4, e18752.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Enteroviruses and type 1 diabetes

Tracy, S., Drescher, K. M. & Chapman, N. M., Nov 1 2011, In : Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews. 27, 8, p. 820-823 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Genetic context and biochemical characterization of the IMP-18 metallo-β-lactamase identified in a Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolate from the United States

Borgianni, L., Prandi, S., Salden, L., Santella, G., Hanson, N. D., Rossolini, G. M. & Docquier, J. D., Jan 1 2011, In : Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 55, 1, p. 140-145 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Intestinal epithelial cell-derived integrin αβ6 plays an important role in the induction of regulatory T cells and inhibits an antigenspecific TH2 response

Chen, X., Song, C. H., Feng, B. S., Li, T. L., Li, P., Zheng, P. Y., Chen, X. M., Xing, Z. & Yang, P. C., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 90, 4, p. 751-759 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Scopus citations

In vitro amplification of misfolded prion protein using lysate of cultured cells

Mays, C. E., Yeom, J., Kang, H. E., Bian, J., Khaychuk, V., Kim, Y., Bartz, J. C., Telling, G. C. & Ryou, C., 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 3, e18047.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Mec-associated dru typing in the epidemiological analysis of ST239 MRSA in Malaysia

Ghaznavi-Rad, E., Goering, R. V., Nor Shamsudin, M., Weng, P. L., Sekawi, Z., Tavakol, M., Van Belkum, A. & Neela, V., Nov 1 2011, In : European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 30, 11, p. 1365-1369 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

MicroRNA-221 controls expression of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 in epithelial cells in response to Cryptosporidium parvum infection

Gong, A. Y., Hu, G., Zhou, R., Liu, J., Feng, Y., Soukup, G. A. & Chen, X. M., Feb 7 2011, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 41, 3, p. 397-403 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

MicroRNA regulation of innate immune responses in epithelial cells

Zhou, R., O'Hara, S. P. & Chen, X. M., Sep 1 2011, In : Cellular and Molecular Immunology. 8, 5, p. 371-379 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

75 Scopus citations

N-acetylcysteine increases the frequency of bone marrow Pro-B/pre-B cells, but does not reverse cigarette smoking-induced loss of this subset

Palmer, V. L., Kassmeier, M. D., Willcockson, J., Akhter, M. P., Cullen, D. M. & Swanson, P. C., Sep 16 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 9, e24804.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Notes: In vitro generation of high-titer prions

Shikiya, R. A. & Bartz, J. C., Dec 1 2011, In : Journal of Virology. 85, 24, p. 13439-13442 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Poliomyelitis

Vander, E. T., Gentry-Nielsen, M. & Knoop, F. C., Dec 1 2011, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Pulsed-Field Gel Electrophoresis

Stemper, M. E., Foley, S. L., Goering, R. V. & Shukla, S. K., Jun 6 2011, Molecular Techniques for the Study of Hospital-Acquired Infection. John Wiley and Sons, p. 145-160 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rabies

Vander, E. T., Gentry-Nielsen, M. & Knoop, F. C., Dec 1 2011, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Rad52 function prevents chromosome loss and truncation in Candida albicans

Andaluz, E., Bellido, A., Gómez-Raja, J., Selmecki, A., Bouchonville, K., Calderone, R., Berman, J. & Larriba, G., Mar 2011, In : Molecular Microbiology. 79, 6, p. 1462-1482 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Replication efficiency of soil-bound prions varies with soil type

Saunders, S. E., Shikiya, R. A., Langenfeld, K., Bartelt-Hunt, S. L. & Bartz, J. C., Jun 2011, In : Journal of Virology. 85, 11, p. 5476-5482 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Replication of biotinylated human immunodeficiency viruses

Belshan, M., Matthews, J. M. & Madson, C. J., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Virological Methods. 171, 1, p. 299-302 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Restriction Analysis Techniques

Goering, R. V., Stemper, M. E., Shukla, S. K. & Foley, S. L., Jun 6 2011, Molecular Techniques for the Study of Hospital-Acquired Infection. John Wiley and Sons, p. 135-144 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Selection and characterization of DNA aptamers against PrPSc

Wang, P., Hatcher, K. L., Bartz, J. C., Chen, S. G., Skinner, P., Richt, J., Liu, H. & Sreevatsan, S., Apr 1 2011, In : Experimental Biology and Medicine. 236, 4, p. 466-476 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

The cell biology of cryptosporidium infection

O'Hara, S. P. & Chen, X. M., Aug 1 2011, In : Microbes and Infection. 13, 8-9, p. 721-730 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

42 Scopus citations

The strain-encoded relationship between PrPSc replication, stability and processing in neurons is predictive of the incubation period of disease

Ayers, J. I., Schutt, C. R., Shikiya, R. A., Aguzzi, A., Kincaid, A. E. & Bartz, J. C., Mar 2011, In : PLoS pathogens. 7, 3, e1001317.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Scopus citations

TLR4 promotes cryptosporidium parvum clearance in a mouse model of biliary cryptosporidiosis

O'Hara, S. P., Tietz Bogert, P. S., Trussoni, C. E., Chen, X. & Larusso, N. F., Oct 1 2011, In : Journal of Parasitology. 97, 5, p. 813-821 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Tracking protein aggregate interactions

Sigurdson, C. J., Bartz, J. C. & Nilsson, K. P. R., Apr 1 2011, In : Prion. 5, 2, p. 52-55 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Trichomoniasis

Vander, E. T., Gentry-Nielsen, M. & Knoop, F. C., Dec 1 2011, xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

V(D)J recombination: Mechanisms of initiation

Schatz, D. G. & Swanson, P. C., Nov 14 2011, In : Annual Review of Genetics. 45, p. 167-202 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

257 Scopus citations
2010

Antiretroviral release from poly(DL-lactide-co-glycolide) nanoparticles in mice

Destache, C. J., Belgum, T., Goede, M., Shibata, A. & Belshan, M. A., Aug 21 2010, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 65, 10, p. 2183-2187 5 p., dkq318.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Binding of NF-kappaB p65 subunit to the promoter elements is involved in LPS-induced transactivation of miRNA genes in human biliary epithelial cells

Zhou, R., Hu, G., Gong, A. Y. & Chen, X. M., Feb 9 2010, In : Nucleic Acids Research. 38, 10, p. 3222-3232 11 p., gkq056.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

143 Scopus citations

Cigarette smoke-induced effects on bone marrow B-cell subsets and CD4 +:CD8+ T-cell ratios are reversed by smoking cessation: Influence of bone mass on immune cell response to and recovery from smoke exposure

Fusby, J. S., Kassmeier, M. D., Palmer, V. L., Perry, G. A., Anderson, D. K., Hackfort, B. T., Alvarez, G. K., Cullen, D. M., Akhter, M. P. & Swanson, P. C., Aug 2010, In : Inhalation Toxicology. 22, 9, p. 785-796 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Coinfecting prion strains compete for a limiting cellular resource

Shikiya, R. A., Ayers, J. I., Schutt, C. R., Kincaid, A. E. & Bartz, J. C., Jun 1 2010, In : Journal of Virology. 84, 11, p. 5706-5714 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Control of redox balance by the stringent response regulatory protein promotes antioxidant defenses of Salmonella

Henard, C. A., Bourret, T. J., Song, M. & Vázquez-Torres, A., Nov 19 2010, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285, 47, p. 36785-36793 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Cryptosporidium parvum induces B7-H1 expression in cholangiocytes by down-regulating microRNA-513

Gong, A. Y., Zhou, R., Hu, G., Liu, J., Sosnowska, D., Drescher, K. M., Dong, H. & Chen, X. M., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 201, 1, p. 160-169 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
42 Scopus citations

Enhanced discrimination of highly clonal ST22-methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus IV isolates achieved by combining spa, dru, and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis typing data

Shore, A. C., Rossney, A. S., Kinnevey, P. M., Brennan, O. M., Creamer, E., Sherlock, O., Dolan, A., Cunney, R., Sullivan, D. J., Goering, R. V., Humphreys, H. & Coleman, D. C., May 2010, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 48, 5, p. 1839-1852 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Enteroviruses, type 1 diabetes and hygiene: A complex relationship

Tracy, S., Drescher, K. M., Jackson, J. D., Kim, K. & Kono, K., Mar 1 2010, In : Reviews in Medical Virology. 20, 2, p. 106-116 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

50 Scopus citations

Enzymatic digestion of chronic wasting disease prions bound to soil

Saunders, S. E., Bartz, J. C., Vercauteren, K. C. & Bartelt-Hunt, S. L., Jun 1 2010, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 44, 11, p. 4129-4135 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

First report of CTX-M-14 -producing clinical isolates of Salmonella serovar Typhimurium from Egypt

AbdelGhani, S. M. M., Moland, E. S., Black, J. A., Hanson, N. D., Goering, R. V., Thomson, K. S., Amine, M. A., Saafan, A. E., Helal, S., Gaafar, M. & Younan, M., Jan 2010, In : Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 4, 1, p. 58-60 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Gene silencing of MIR22 in acute lymphoblastic leukaemia involves histone modifications independent of promoter DNA methylation

Li, X., Liu, J., Zhou, R., Huang, S., Huang, S. & Chen, X. M., Jan 1 2010, In : British Journal of Haematology. 148, 1, p. 69-79 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Genomic plasticity of the human fungal pathogen Candida albicans

Selmecki, A., Forche, A. & Berman, J., Jul 2010, In : Eukaryotic Cell. 9, 7, p. 991-1008 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

139 Scopus citations

Impact of strain type on detection of toxigenic Clostridium difficile: Comparison of molecular diagnostic and enzyme immunoassay approaches

Tenover, F. C., Novak-Weekley, S., Woods, C. W., Peterson, L. R., Davis, T., Schreckenberger, P., Fang, F. C., Dascal, A., Gerding, D. N., Nomura, J. H., Goering, R. V., Akerlund, T., Weissfeld, A. S., Baron, E. J., Wong, E., Marlowe, E. M., Whitmore, J. & Persing, D. H., Oct 1 2010, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 48, 10, p. 3719-3724 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

159 Scopus citations

Low dosage of histone H4 leads to growth defects and morphological changes in candida albicans

Zacchi, L. F., Selmecki, A., Berman, J. & Davis, D. A., 2010, In : PLoS One. 5, 5, e10629.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

MicroRNA-98 and let-7 regulate expression of suppressor of cytokine signaling 4 in biliary epithelial cells in response to Cryptosporidium parvum infection

Hu, G., Zhou, R., Liu, J., Gong, A. Y. & Chen, X. M., Jul 1 2010, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 202, 1, p. 125-135 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

miR-221 suppresses ICAM-1 translation and regulates interferon-γ- induced ICAM-1 expression in human cholangiocytes

Hu, G., Gong, A. Y., Liu, J., Zhou, R., Deng, C. & Chen, X. M., Apr 2010, In : American Journal of Physiology - Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 298, 4, p. G542-G550

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Molecular diagnostics could help in coping with hidden β-lactamases

Hanson, N. D., Aug 2010, In : Microbe. 5, 8, p. 333-339 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Scopus citations