Poster Abstract Session:
162. Viral Immunology and Pathogenesis
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 11:45 AM-1:45 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

Topical Category: V. Virology including clinical and basic studies of viral infections, including hepatitis

Tracks: Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Presentations:

Induction of Inflammatory Cytokines by Clinical Isolates of Respiratory Syncytial Virus is Strain Specific
Ruth Levitz, PhD ; Rachel Wattier, MD ; Alexandra Solomon ; Isaac Lazar ; Jeffrey Kahn, MD, PhD

An Adipogenic Adenovirus Affects the Cytokine Pathways of Pre-adipocytes
John Arnold, MD ; Erin Blevins, MD ; Annette Ilg ; Christina Brown

Antibody and Complement Depletion Ameliorate Murine Cytomegalovirus Accelerated Renal Allograft Damage
Ute Saunders, Ph.D. ; Lingling Guo, M.D. ; James F. George, Ph.D. ; Trenton Schoeb, DVM/PhD ; William J. Britt, M.D. ; Masako Shimamura, MD

Detection and Phylogenetic Analysis of Coronavirus from Ducks and Chickens in Southern China
Yuansheng Liu, MD, PhD ; Manxiong Cao ; Huachen Zhu ; Yi Guan

Parainfluenza virus causes clinically severe lung infection in mice
Manika Suryadevara, MD ; Cynthia Bonville, MS ; Joseph Domachowske, MD

Respiratory Syncytial Virus Plaque Morphology as It Relates to RSV Strain, Viral Load, and Disease Severity in Children
Ryan Murphy, BS & BA ; Sirshendu Majumdar, BS ; April Sullivan ; Lisa Harrison, MLT ; Jody Aitkin, RN ; John DeVincenzo, MD

Molecular Mechanisms of Murine Cytomegalovirus (MCMV)-Induced Acceleration of Atherosclerosis:  Role of the Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Pathway
Yajarayma Tang Feldman, MA ; Stephanie Lochhead, BS ; G Raymond Lochhead, BS ; Cindy Q. Yu, MD ; Michael George, PhD ; Claire Pomeroy, MD, MBA

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.