Oral Abstract Session:
149. Clinical Investigation and Experimental Medicine
Friday, October 19, 2012: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: SDCC 23ABC

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: B. Basic Sciences - Microbial Pathogenesis and C. Clinical Studies

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  M. Van Zoelen, MD, PhD, Academic Medical Center (AMC) and Shirit Einav, MD, Stanford University


2:00 PM

2:15 PM
S100A12 and soluble RAGE levels in patients with severe infection
M. Van Zoelen, MD, PhD ; Dirk Foell, MD, PhD ; Ahmed Achouiti, MD, PhD student ; Thomas Vogl, PhD ; Jan van Till, MD, PhD ; Pierre-Francois Laterre, MD, PhD ; Thierry Dugernier, MD, PhD ; Xavier Wittebole, MD ; Marja Boermeester, MD, PhD ; Johannes Roth, MD, PhD ; Tom van der Poll, MD, PhD

2:30 PM
Induced nasopharyngeal colonisation with Neisseria lactamica protects against carriage of Neisseria meningitidis in the nasopharynx in healthy adult volunteers
Alice Deasy, MBBS, MRCP ; Adam Dale, MBChB ; Ed Guccione, PhD ; Nick Andrews ; Cariad Evans, MBChB, MRCP, MD ; Abida Nazir ; Andrew Gorringe ; Robert Read, MD, FIDSA

2:45 PM
Intestinal Microbiota Transplantation (Fecal Transplantation) for Clostridium difficile Infection–A Single Center Experience
Laila Shiekh Sroujieh, MD ; Mona Hassan, MD ; Hadeel Zainah, MD ; George Alangaden, MD ; Sravan Jeepalyam ; Miguel Emilio Morilla Holguin ; Laura Johnson, MD ; Marcus Zervos, MD ; Mayur Ramesh, MD

3:00 PM
Intestinal Microbiota Transplantation is Effective in Preventing Death/Colectomy in Patients with Severe/Fulminant Clostridium difficile Infection
Mona Hassan, MD ; Laila Shiekh Sroujieh, MD ; Hadeel Zainah, MD ; George Alangaden, MD ; Laura Johnson, MD ; Mayur Ramesh, MD

3:15 PM
Broadened Virus-Specific T-cell Responses are Associated with Postpartum Declines in Hepatitis C Viremia
Jonathan Honegger, MD ; Mona Prasad, DO, MPH ; Christopher Walker, PhD

CME Credits:


M. Van Zoelen, None

S. Einav, None

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