Kristi L Strandberg

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Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Staphylococcal superantigens cause lethal pulmonary disease in rabbits
    Kristi L Strandberg
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:1690-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Reduction in Staphylococcus aureus growth and exotoxin production and in vaginal interleukin 8 levels due to glycerol monolaurate in tampons
    Kristi L Strandberg
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1711-7. 2009
  3. pmc Proinflammatory exoprotein characterization of toxic shock syndrome Staphylococcus aureus
    Ying Chi Lin
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Medical School University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Biochemistry 50:7157-67. 2011
  4. pmc Secreted virulence factor comparison between methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus, and its relevance to atopic dermatitis
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:39-49. 2010
  5. pmc Glycerol monolaurate inhibits Candida and Gardnerella vaginalis in vitro and in vivo but not Lactobacillus
    Kristi L Strandberg
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:597-601. 2010
  6. pmc Superantigen profile of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from patients with steroid-resistant atopic dermatitis
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1562-7. 2008
  7. pmc Glycerol monolaurate does not alter rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) vaginal lactobacilli and is safe for chronic use
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:4448-54. 2008
  8. pmc Vaginal Staphylococcus aureus superantigen profile shift from 1980 and 1981 to 2003, 2004, and 2005
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street S E, Room 960, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2704-7. 2007

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Publications8

  1. pmc Staphylococcal superantigens cause lethal pulmonary disease in rabbits
    Kristi L Strandberg
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    J Infect Dis 202:1690-7. 2010
    ..aureus (MRSA) are significant causes of serious human infections, including pulmonary illnesses. We investigated the role played by superantigens in lung-associated lethal illness in rabbits...
  2. doi request reprint Reduction in Staphylococcus aureus growth and exotoxin production and in vaginal interleukin 8 levels due to glycerol monolaurate in tampons
    Kristi L Strandberg
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1711-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether GML, as a tampon fiber finish, inhibits production of exotoxins and the cytokine interleukin 8 (IL-8) during normal tampon use...
  3. pmc Proinflammatory exoprotein characterization of toxic shock syndrome Staphylococcus aureus
    Ying Chi Lin
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Medical School University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Biochemistry 50:7157-67. 2011
    ..Cytolysins, superantigens, and proteases were identified as potential targets, where toxin neutralization may prevent or diminish epithelial damage associated with S. aureus...
  4. pmc Secreted virulence factor comparison between methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus, and its relevance to atopic dermatitis
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 125:39-49. 2010
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  5. pmc Glycerol monolaurate inhibits Candida and Gardnerella vaginalis in vitro and in vivo but not Lactobacillus
    Kristi L Strandberg
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:597-601. 2010
    ..No adverse events were reported by participating women. GML is antimicrobial for Candida and G. vaginalis in vitro. Vaginal GML gels in women do not affect Lactobacillus negatively but significantly reduce Candida and G. vaginalis...
  6. pmc Superantigen profile of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from patients with steroid-resistant atopic dermatitis
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1562-7. 2008
    ..T cells activated in vitro by superantigens become steroid resistant. The objective was to assess the superantigen profiles of S. aureus isolates from patients with steroid-resistant atopic dermatitis...
  7. pmc Glycerol monolaurate does not alter rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) vaginal lactobacilli and is safe for chronic use
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:4448-54. 2008
    ..The studies suggest that GML is safe for chronic use in monkeys when applied vaginally; it does not alter either mucosal microflora or integrity...
  8. pmc Vaginal Staphylococcus aureus superantigen profile shift from 1980 and 1981 to 2003, 2004, and 2005
    Patrick M Schlievert
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 420 Delaware Street S E, Room 960, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2704-7. 2007
    ..In 2003 to 2005, more women were colonized than in 1980 and 1981 (23 versus 12%). Enterotoxins G and I and enterotoxin-like superantigens M and N declined, but enterotoxin-like superantigens K, L, and Q increased...