Brandie D Taylor

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Variants in toll-like receptor 1 and 4 genes are associated with Chlamydia trachomatis among women with pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:603-9. 2012
  2. pmc The role of Chlamydia trachomatis polymorphic membrane proteins in inflammation and sequelae among women with pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2011:989762. 2011
  3. pmc Racial variation in toll-like receptor variants among women with pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto St, 513 Parran Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:940-6. 2013
  4. pmc Microbial correlates of delayed care for pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:434-8. 2011
  5. pmc Mycoplasma genitalium: an emerging cause of pelvic inflammatory disease
    Catherine L Haggerty
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2011:959816. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Risk of sequelae after Chlamydia trachomatis genital infection in women
    Catherine L Haggerty
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:S134-55. 2010
  7. pmc Management of Chlamydia trachomatis genital tract infection: screening and treatment challenges
    Brandie D Taylor
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Infect Drug Resist 4:19-29. 2011

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Variants in toll-like receptor 1 and 4 genes are associated with Chlamydia trachomatis among women with pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:603-9. 2012
    ..Toll-like receptors (TLRs) are involved in the innate immune response. We examined whether TLR variants are associated with Chlamydia trachomatis infection among women with pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)...
  2. pmc The role of Chlamydia trachomatis polymorphic membrane proteins in inflammation and sequelae among women with pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2011:989762. 2011
    ..Seropositivity to chlamydial PmpA may represent a biomarker of increased risk of sequelae secondary to infection with C. trachomatis...
  3. pmc Racial variation in toll-like receptor variants among women with pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 130 DeSoto St, 513 Parran Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:940-6. 2013
    ..Racial disparities exist in gynecological diseases. Variations in Toll-like receptor (TLR) genes may alter signaling following microbial recognition...
  4. pmc Microbial correlates of delayed care for pelvic inflammatory disease
    Brandie D Taylor
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:434-8. 2011
    ..We studied the microbial correlates of time to care and long-term outcomes among pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) patients, as delayed care may increase the risk for reproductive sequelae...
  5. pmc Mycoplasma genitalium: an emerging cause of pelvic inflammatory disease
    Catherine L Haggerty
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2011:959816. 2011
    ..Collectively, strong evidence suggests that M. genitalium is associated with PID. Further study of M. genitalium upper genital tract infection diagnosis, treatment and long-term sequelae is warranted...
  6. doi request reprint Risk of sequelae after Chlamydia trachomatis genital infection in women
    Catherine L Haggerty
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:S134-55. 2010
    ..trachomatis infection; better tools to measure PID and tubal damage; and studies on the natural history of repeated chlamydial infections are needed...
  7. pmc Management of Chlamydia trachomatis genital tract infection: screening and treatment challenges
    Brandie D Taylor
    University of Pittsburgh, Department of Epidemiology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Infect Drug Resist 4:19-29. 2011
    ..Studies should focus on delineating the natural history of recurrent infections, paying particular attention to treatment failures. Furthermore, alternatives to screening, such as vaccines, should continue to be explored...