Oral Abstract Session:
115. Infectious Diseases Pathogenesis and Immunity
Friday, October 9, 2015: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 5--AB

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Tracks: Adult ID

Moderators:  Costi D. Sifri, MD, FIDSA, University of Virginia Medical Center and Anita Mcelroy, MD, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

8:30 AM
Crif1 Is Associated with Susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus Infection through Regulating Host Cell Apoptosis
Qin Yan, PhD ; Sunhee Ahn, PhD ; Batu K Sharma-Kuinkel, PhD ; Ephraim L. Tsalik, MD, PhD ; Derek D Cyr, PhD ; Christopher W Woods, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Joshua T. Thaden, MD, PhD ; Robert Qi, MD ; Michael Hu, BS ; Felicia Ruffin, RN, MSN ; Emily Hecker, RN, MSN ; Vance G. Fowler Jr., MD
8:45 AM
Contribution to virulence of a novel anti-inflammatory effector in Salmonella enterica
Sarah Jaslow, B.S. ; Liuyang Wang, Ph.D. ; Dennis Ko, M.D., Ph.D.
9:00 AM
Microfold cells actively translocate Mycobacterium tuberculosis to initiate infection
Vidhya Nair, MD, MS ; Luis Franco, PhD ; Vineetha Zacharia, PhD ; Denise K. Marciano, MD, PhD ; You Wu, B.S. ; Hideo Yagita, PhD ; Beth Levine, MD ; Michael U. Shiloh, MD, PhD
9:30 AM
Inhibition of mTOR Increases the Severity of Lung Inflammation in Mice Infected with Influenza A Virus
Ahmed Alsuwaidi, MD ; Abdul Kader Souid, MD, PhD ; Steven Varga, PhD

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