Michael J Morowitz
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Redefining the role of intestinal microbes in the pathogenesis of necrotizing enterocolitisMichael J Morowitz
Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 4062, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Pediatrics 125:777-85. 2010..Application of these technologies to biological samples from affected and unaffected newborns may lead to advances in the care of infants who are at risk for the unabated problem of NEC...
- The human microbiome and surgical diseaseMichael J Morowitz
Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Ann Surg 253:1094-101. 2011..The purpose of this review article is to summarize what is currently known about microbes associated with the human body and to provide examples of how this knowledge impacts the care of surgical patients...
- Murine gut microbiota and transcriptome are diet dependentErica M Carlisle
Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Ann Surg 257:287-94. 2013..Here, we determine how formula feeding impacts the gut microbiota and host transcriptome...
- Pediatric surgery and the human microbiomeErica M Carlisle
Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
J Pediatr Surg 46:577-84. 2011..Current and future research regarding the pediatric microbiota is likely to translate to improved outcomes for infants and children with surgical diseases...
- Effect of dietary monosaccharides on Pseudomonas aeruginosa virulenceRyan K Nelson
Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:35-42. 2013..We hypothesized that P. aeruginosa would express virulence genes differentially when exposed to monosaccharides present in formula versus those in human milk...
- Gut microbial gene expression in mother-fed and formula-fed pigletsValeriy Poroyko
Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
PLoS ONE 5:e12459. 2010..High-resolution molecular studies are needed to definitively ascertain whether gut microbial communities are distinct in milk-fed and formula-fed infants...
- The intestinal microbiome and necrotizing enterocolitisErica M Carlisle
aDepartment of Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois bDepartment of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 25:382-7. 2013..In this review, we describe recent advances in the use of molecular methods to compare gut bacteria in infants with and without NEC...
- Strain-resolved community genomic analysis of gut microbial colonization in a premature infantMichael J Morowitz
Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:1128-33. 2011....