Poster Abstract Session:
184. Animal Models: Molecular and Microbial Pathogenesis
Saturday, October 20, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: B. Basic Sciences - Microbial Pathogenesis

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID


Identification of Bacterial Factors Contributing to Pathogenic Bone Remodeling During Staphylococcus aureus Osteomyelitis
James Cassat, MD, PhD ; Meredith Benson ; Victor Torres, Ph.D. ; Eric Skaar, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Lack of Effect of Bovine Lactoferrin in Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Replication and Clinical Disease in the Mouse Model
Lucien Gualdi, MS ; Sara Mertz, BS ; Anja Wittke, PhD ; Octavio Ramilo, MD ; Asuncion Mejias, MD, PhD

Molecular Determinants of Treponema pallidum Superinfection
Tara Reid, BS ; Barbara Molini, MS ; Arturo Centurion, MD ; Sheila Lukehart, PhD
  • IDweek2012poster.pdf (499.8 kB)

  • Quantitation and composition of cutaneous microbiota in diabetic and non-diabetic men
    Henry Redel, MD ; Zhan Gao ; Huilin Li ; Alexander Alekseyenko ; Yanjiao Zhou ; Guillermo Perez-Perez, PhD ; George Weinstock ; Erica Sodergren ; Martin Blaser, MD, FIDSA

    The Effects of Bortezomib on the Expression of Inflammatory Cytokines in Murine Macrophage Cells Stimulated by Lipopolysaccharide
    Jin Young Ahn, MD ; Sang Hoon Han, MD ; Hye won Kim, MD ; Yong Sun Im ; Young Goo Song, MD ; Su Jin Jeong, MD ; Chang Oh Kim, MD ; Jun Yong Choi, MD ; Jun Hee Woo, MD ; Jin Seok Kim, MD ; Jeon-Soo Shin, MD ; Young Soo Ahn, MD ; June Myung Kim, MD

    Examining Cells of Trophoblastic Origin for Permissiveness for Hepatitis C virus Replication
    Anahita Mostafavi, BS ; Mehreen Arshad, MD ; Guan Qiang, BS ; Shelton Bradrick, PhD ; Ravi Jhaveri, MD

    Human Sensory Neurons Derived from Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Support Varicella-Zoster Virus Infection
    Katherine Lee, PhD ; Wenbo Zhou, PhD ; Jonah Scott-Mckean ; Guang-yun Cai, PhD ; David Krah, PhD ; Alberto Costa, MD, PhD ; Curt Freed, MD ; Myron Levin, MD

  • IDWeek 10-2-12.pdf (1.2 MB)

  • Inhibition of Pro-inflammatory Cytokines Mediates Rift Valley Fever Virus Pathogensis in Human Macrophages
    Anita McElroy, MD, PhD ; Christina Spiropoulou, PhD ; Stuart Nichol, PhD

    The Glutamate Racemase of Mycobacterium smegmatis is Essential for Growth in the Absence of D-Glutamate
    Kurt Krause, MD, PhD, FIDSA ; Yang Li, MA ; Daniel Milligan, Ph.D ; Ulrich Strych, Ph.D ; Gregory Cook, Ph.D

    The Lung Microbiome in Moderate and Severe Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Alexa A. Pragman, MD, PhD ; Hyeun Bum Kim, DVM, MS ; Christine Wendt, MD ; Richard E. Isaacson, PhD
  • IDWeek 2012 Poster.pdf (5.3 MB)

  • Molecular epidemiology and virulence gene profiles of Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates of capsular genotype K1 and K2 in Japan
    Sohei Harada, M.D., Ph.D ; Yoshikazu Ishii, Ph.D. ; Tomoo Saga, M.D., Ph.D ; Yuichi Kouyama ; Shinya Koguchi ; Kazuhiro Tateda, M.D, Ph.D

    Structures of the Candida albicans FKBP12-protein, Rbp1, reveals the mechanism for peptidylprolyl isomerase
    Nam Tonthat, Ph.D. ; Ying-Lien Chen, Ph.D. ; Joseph Heitman, MD, PhD, FIDSA ; Maria Schumacher, Ph.D.

    Human Plasma Enhances Staphylococcus aureus Biofilm Formation
    Anthony P. Cardile, DO ; Desiree Romano ; Carlos Sanchez Jr., PhD ; Joseph Wenke, PhD ; Clinton K. Murray, MD ; Kevin S. Akers, MD

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