Rebecca P Madan
Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- A hybrid strategy for the prevention of cytomegalovirus-related complications in pediatric liver transplantation recipientsRebecca P Madan
Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
Transplantation 87:1318-24. 2009..This single center, retrospective study describes experience with a hybrid prevention strategy combining short-course antiviral prophylaxis and preemptive cytomegalovirus (CMV) polymerase chain reaction (PCR) monitoring...
- A prospective, comparative study of the immune response to inactivated influenza vaccine in pediatric liver transplant recipients and their healthy siblingsRebecca Pellett Madan
Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Clin Infect Dis 46:712-8. 2008..Annual influenza vaccination is routinely recommended for pediatric solid organ transplant recipients. However, there are limited data defining the immune response to the inactivated vaccine in this population...
- Changes in the soluble mucosal immune environment during genital herpes outbreaksMarla J Keller
Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:194-202. 2012..We hypothesize that the anti-HSV activity may prevent the spread of virus from the more commonly affected sites, such as the external genitalia, to the upper genital tract...
- Dynamics of cell-mediated immune responses to cytomegalovirus in pediatric transplantation recipientsManisha Patel
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY, USA
Pediatr Transplant 16:18-28. 2012..Monitoring CMI in children is feasible and may provide an adjunct biomarker to predict CMV progression and recovery...
- The changing face of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease in the era of molecular EBV monitoringNanda Kerkar
Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, New York, NY 10029, USA
Pediatr Transplant 14:504-11. 2010....
- Postcoital bioavailability and antiviral activity of 0.5% PRO 2000 gel: implications for future microbicide clinical trialsMarla J Keller
Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
PLoS ONE 5:e8781. 2010..This study compared the biological activity and concentration of PRO 2000 in cervicovaginal lavage (CVL) collected in the absence or following coitus...
- A randomized trial to assess anti-HIV activity in female genital tract secretions and soluble mucosal immunity following application of 1% tenofovir gelMarla J Keller
Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e16475. 2011....
- Female genital tract secretions and semen impact the development of microbicides for the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infectionsBetsy C Herold
Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Am J Reprod Immunol 65:325-33. 2011....
- Lactobacillus proteins are associated with the bactericidal activity against E. coli of female genital tract secretionsSabah Kalyoussef
Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e49506. 2012..Female genital tract secretions are bactericidal for Escherichia (E.) coli ex vivo. However, the intersubject variability and molecules that contribute to this activity have not been defined...
- Female genital tract secretions inhibit herpes simplex virus infection: correlation with soluble mucosal immune mediators and impact of hormonal contraceptionGail F Shust
Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
Am J Reprod Immunol 63:110-9. 2010..Female genital tract secretions inhibit herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection, however, the intra- and inter-subject variability, contribution of specific mediators, and impact of reproductive hormones have not been defined...
- Diagnosis and management of community-associated MRSA infections in childrenCaroline B Long
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Forchheimer 702D, Bronx, NY 10471, USA
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:183-95. 2010..aureus, while uncommon, portends a potential new era of resistance that will require research and development of the next generation of antibiotics that act by novel mechanisms...