Affiliation: University of South Florida
- Combined fluticasone propionate and salmeterol reduces RSV infection more effectively than either of them alone in allergen-sensitized miceRajeswari Singam
Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Research Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A, Haley VA Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
Virol J 3:32. 2006..Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection is the major cause of bronchiolitis in infants and is a risk factor for the development of asthma. Allergic asthmatics are more susceptible to RSV infection and viral exacerbation...
- Attenuation of dengue virus infection by adeno-associated virus-mediated siRNA deliveryWeidong Zhang
Division of Allergy and Immunology JMC Airway Disease Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida VA Hospital Tampa, FL, USA
Genet Vaccines Ther 2:8. 2004..CONCLUSION: These results demonstrate that AAV-mediated siRNA delivery is capable of reducing DEN infection in cells and may be useful in decreasing DEN replication in humans...
- Inhibition of respiratory syncytial virus infection with intranasal siRNA nanoparticles targeting the viral NS1 geneWeidong Zhang
Division of Allergy and Immunology Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Research Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida, MDC 19 Rm 2536, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
Nat Med 11:56-62. 2005..Thus, siNS1 nanoparticles may provide an effective inhibition of RSV infection in humans...