Poster Abstract Session:
244. Microbial Pathogenesis
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Investigative ID, Adult ID

Epigenomic Landscape of Clostridium difficile: Largely Neglected Complexity and Opportunity Learned from 45 Hospital Isolates
Alex Kim, BS ; Shijia Zhu, PhD ; John Beaulaurier, MS ; Gintaras Deikus, PhD ; Theodore Pak, AB ; Martha Lewis, BS ; Deena Altman, MD ; Elizabeth Webster, BS ; Ali Bashir, PhD ; Camille Hamula, PhD ; Shirish Huprikar, MD ; Eric Schadt, PhD ; Robert Sebra, Ph.D. ; Harm Van Bakel, PhD ; Andrew Kasarskis, PhD ; Gang Fang, PhD
The CpxRA System in Uropathogenic Escherichia coli Regulates Major Virulence Genes
Lana Dbeibo, MD ; Julia Van Rensburg, PhD ; Dharanesh Gangaiah, PhD ; Kate Fortney, . ; Hongyu Gao, . ; Yunlong Liu, PhD ; Stanley Spinola, MD
  • Lana Dbeibo - Poster Final.pdf (768.9 kB)
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa PcrV and Psl Antigens are Conserved in Diverse Hospital Isolates Collected from an International Surveillance Study
    David E. Tabor, PhD ; Li Yu, PhD ; Andrew Nyborg, PhD ; Robert Mclaughlin, PhD ; Hoyin Mok, PhD ; Vaheh Oganesyan, MS ; Hasan Jafri, MD ; Michael Mccarthy, MD ; Charles Stover, PhD ; Mark T. Esser, PhD ; Antonio Digiandomenico, PhD
  • 2211_IDWPOSTER.pdf (790.9 kB)
  • The Identification of a Novel Extracellular Metalloproteinase Produced by Clostridium sordellii
    Michael Aldape, PhD ; Dong Xu, PhD ; Eric Mcindoo, BS ; John French, BS ; Dennis Stevens, MD, PhD
    Urease Activity is Enhanced During Co-culture of Common CAUTI Pathogens and Contributes to Severity of Disease in a Murine Infection Model
    Chelsie Armbruster, PhD ; Sara Smith, BS LVT ; Alexandra Johnson, BS ; Valerie Deornelles, MS ; Kathryn Eaton, DVM PhD ; Lona Mody, MD, MSc ; Harry Mobley, PhD
  • Armbruster_2016.pdf (900.8 kB)
  • Molecular Epidemiology Determinants of Invasive S. Epidermidis in Cancer Patients
    Yazan Numan, MD ; Samuel a. Shelburne, MD, PhD ; Ray Hachem, MD, FIDSA ; Sammy Ghaoui, MD ; Anne-Marie Chaftari, MD ; Issam Raad, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
    Identification of mutations in Staphylococcus epidermidis small colony variants associated with prosthetic joint infection by direct whole genome sequencing from colonies
    Yuki Uehara, MD, PhD ; Takashi Sasaki, DVM, PhD ; Keiichi Hiramatsu, MD, PhD ; Aaron Tande, MD ; Kerryl Greenwood-Quaintance, MS ; Kimberly Perez, BS ; Robin Patel, MD, FIDSA, D(ABMM)
    Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09: Influence Study of Host Genetic Variants in the Host Sick Individuals by Pandemic Strain in the North and Northeast of Brazil.
    Alvino Maestri, MD, PhD ; Rita Catarina Medeiros Sousa, MD, PhD ; Mirleirde Cordeiro Dos Santos, Msc ; Wyller Alencar De Mello, PhD ; Sidney Emanuel Dos Santos, PhD
  • IDweek_Alvino.pdf (1.9 MB)
  • CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.