Theodore S Steiner
Affiliation: University of Virginia
- Enteroaggregative Escherichia coli expresses a novel flagellin that causes IL-8 release from intestinal epithelial cellsT S Steiner
Division of Geographic and International Medicine, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
J Clin Invest 105:1769-77. 2000..Furthermore, they open new approaches for diagnosis and vaccine development. This novel pathogenic mechanism of EAEC extends an emerging paradigm of bacterial flagella as inflammatory stimuli...
- Two nonadjacent regions in enteroaggregative Escherichia coli flagellin are required for activation of toll-like receptor 5Meghan A Donnelly
Division of Geographic and International Medicine, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
J Biol Chem 277:40456-61. 2002..These results highlight the complexity of the interaction between bacterial flagellin and its eukaryotic recognition partners and provide the basis for further studies to characterize the innate immune response to flagellin...
- Interleukin-8, tumor necrosis factor-alpha, and lactoferrin in immunocompetent hosts with experimental and Brazilian children with acquired cryptosporidiosisCirle S Alcantara
Division of Geographic and International Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:325-8. 2003..Although considered relatively non-inflammatory. cryptosporidiosis is often associated with mild inflammation, especially in children in an endemic area...