Joshua R Shak

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Characterization of Aeromonas hydrophila wound pathotypes by comparative genomic and functional analyses of virulence genes
    Christopher J Grim
    Food and Drug Administration, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    MBio 4:e00064-13. 2013
  2. pmc Anemia and Helicobacter pylori seroreactivity in a rural Haitian population
    Joshua R Shak
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:913-8. 2011
  3. pmc Aminoglycoside-resistant Aeromonas hydrophila as part of a polymicrobial infection following a traumatic fall into freshwater
    Joshua R Shak
    Emory University School of Medicine, 1648 Pierce Drive, Room 374, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1169-70. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional Genomic Characterization of Virulence Factors from Necrotizing Fasciitis-Causing Strains of Aeromonas hydrophila
    Christopher J Grim
    Food and Drug Administration, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 80:4162-83. 2014

Collaborators

  • Ashok K Chopra
  • Parminder S Suchdev
  • Conrad R Cole
  • Christopher J Grim
  • Amy J Horneman
  • Michelle L Kirtley
  • Eric C Fitts
  • Jian Sha
  • Elena V Kozlova
  • Christina J van Lier
  • Timothy D Read
  • Sam W Joseph
  • Sandeep J Joseph
  • Wallace B Baze
  • Duraisamy Ponnusamy
  • Bethany L Tiner
  • Tatiana E Erova
  • Tracy Felland
  • Ed Singletary
  • Eileen M Burd
  • Ben D Tall

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Characterization of Aeromonas hydrophila wound pathotypes by comparative genomic and functional analyses of virulence genes
    Christopher J Grim
    Food and Drug Administration, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    MBio 4:e00064-13. 2013
    ..hydrophila pathotype, exemplified by strain E1, that exhibited increased virulence in a mouse model of infection, likely because of encapsulation, enhanced motility, toxin secretion, and cellular toxicity...
  2. pmc Anemia and Helicobacter pylori seroreactivity in a rural Haitian population
    Joshua R Shak
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:913-8. 2011
    ..4, 95% CI = 0.2-0.9). Anemia prevalence in this region of Haiti is very high and not attributable to sanitary conditions or a high prevalence of H. pylori infection...
  3. pmc Aminoglycoside-resistant Aeromonas hydrophila as part of a polymicrobial infection following a traumatic fall into freshwater
    Joshua R Shak
    Emory University School of Medicine, 1648 Pierce Drive, Room 374, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1169-70. 2011
    ..There are few reports of aminoglycoside-resistant Aeromonas spp. We report a soft tissue infection containing multiple pathogens, including a strain of Aeromonas hydrophila resistant to amikacin, tobramycin, and multiple cephalosporins...
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional Genomic Characterization of Virulence Factors from Necrotizing Fasciitis-Causing Strains of Aeromonas hydrophila
    Christopher J Grim
    Food and Drug Administration, Laurel, Maryland, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 80:4162-83. 2014
    ..Functional genomic analysis provided data that allowed us to correlate the highly infectious nature of Aeromonas pathotypes belonging to several different species with virulence signatures and their potential ability to cause NF. ..