Read Pukkila-Worley

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Immune defense mechanisms in the Caenorhabditis elegans intestinal epithelium
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    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Immunol 24:3-9. 2012
  2. pmc Stimulation of host immune defenses by a small molecule protects C. elegans from bacterial infection
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    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 8:e1002733. 2012
  3. pmc Candida albicans infection of Caenorhabditis elegans induces antifungal immune defenses
    Read Pukkila-Worley
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 7:e1002074. 2011

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Publications4

  1. pmc Immune defense mechanisms in the Caenorhabditis elegans intestinal epithelium
    Read Pukkila-Worley
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Immunol 24:3-9. 2012
    ..In reviewing studies of pathogenesis that use this simple model system, we hope to illustrate some of the basic principles of epithelial immunity that may also be of relevance in higher order hosts...
  2. pmc Stimulation of host immune defenses by a small molecule protects C. elegans from bacterial infection
    Read Pukkila-Worley
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 8:e1002733. 2012
    ..These data show that the immunostimulatory activity of RPW-24 is required for its efficacy and define a novel C. elegans-based strategy to identify compounds with activity against antibiotic-resistant bacterial pathogens...
  3. pmc Candida albicans infection of Caenorhabditis elegans induces antifungal immune defenses
    Read Pukkila-Worley
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 7:e1002074. 2011
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