Julia A Sharp

Summary

Affiliation: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Staphylococcus aureus surface protein SdrE binds complement regulator factor H as an immune evasion tactic
    Julia A Sharp
    Department of Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38407. 2012
  2. pmc Disruption of the alternative pathway convertase occurs at the staphylococcal surface via the acquisition of factor H by Staphylococcus aureus
    Julia A Sharp
    Department of Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
    Mol Immunol 48:683-90. 2011

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc Staphylococcus aureus surface protein SdrE binds complement regulator factor H as an immune evasion tactic
    Julia A Sharp
    Department of Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38407. 2012
    ..Thus, we report the first identification of a S. aureus protein associated with the staphylococcal surface that binds factor H as an immune evasion mechanism...
  2. pmc Disruption of the alternative pathway convertase occurs at the staphylococcal surface via the acquisition of factor H by Staphylococcus aureus
    Julia A Sharp
    Department of Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
    Mol Immunol 48:683-90. 2011
    ..aureus surface inhibits complement-mediated opsonization via disruption of the alternative pathway convertase; thus, we report an immune-evasion mechanism not previously described for S. aureus...