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Phenomena and Processes
   Immune System Phenomena
         Immunity
               Immunity, Innate

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Paul Fidel, PhD
Center for Oral & Cranofacial / Microbiology, Immunology, Parasitology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Candidiasis
Immunity
Infectious Disease Medicine
Microbiome in HIV disease
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Polymicrobial infections
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Animal models of Candida infection - vaginal - intra-abdominal - oral - intravenous
Unique Equipment Used:
Confocal microscopy
Keywords Associated with Work:
Adaptive Immunity
Candidiasis, Oral
Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal
Fungal biofilms
Immunity, Innate
Oral Microbiome
Last Updated: 07/10/2017



Timothy Foster, PhD
MIP, Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology / Gene Therapy Program
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Adaptor Proteins, Signal Transducing
Herpes Simplex
Immune Evasion
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Cellular and Molecular Biology
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Adenoviral Vector Systems
Creation of Stable and Inducible miRNA knockdown Cell Lines
Fluorescent tagging systems
Indicator systems for quantifying Innate immune induction
Lentiviral Vector Systems
Mammalian Two Hybrid Protein-Protein Interaction
Promoter Reporter Assay systems
Specialized protein expression systems
Yeast two hybrid screening
Unique Equipment Used:
Deconvolution fluorescent microscopy
Microscopy, Confocal
Keywords Associated with Work:
DNA Viruses
Herpes Genitalis
Herpes Labialis
Immunity, Innate
Last Updated: 01/24/2017



Arthur Haas, PhD
Biochemistry
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     NSF     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Kinetics
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Immunity, Innate
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Kinetics
Unique Equipment Used:
3 Beckman J2-21 High Speed Centrifuges
3 Pharmacia LCC 500 FPLC Sytems
Beckman L-80XP Ultra Centrifuge
Beckman L-90K Ultra Centrifuge
Beckman Optima Max Tabletop Ultra Centrifuge
Bio-Rad Benchmark Plus Microplate Spectrophotometer
Bio-Rad Gel Doc System
JASCO J-720 Spectropolarimeter
Kodak 2000R Image Station
Konica SRX-101A developer
Labconco Freeze Zone 6 Lyophilizer
Molecular Dynamics model 9410 typhoon variable mode imager
Packard Tri-carb 2900 LSC
Perkin Elmer Model 1470 gamma counter
Keywords Associated with Work:
Ubiquitin-Conjugating Enzymes
Last Updated: 02/16/2017



Mairi Noverr, PhD
Prosthodontics / Oral Biology
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
Immunology
Mycoses
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Mouse model of polymicrobial sepsis
Mouse model of vaginitis
Rat model of denture stomatitis
Unique Equipment Used:
Confocal microscopy
Laser capture microdissection
Keywords Associated with Work:
Adaptive Immunity
Candida albicans
Candidiasis
Candidiasis, Invasive
Candidiasis, Oral
Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal
denture stomatitis
Epigenetics
Fungal infection
Immunity, Innate
Inflammation
Medical Mycology
Mycology
Mycology
Neutrophil Infiltration
Polymicrobial Infection
Sepsis
Stomatitis, Denture
Trained innate immunity
Last Updated: 10/18/2017



Guoshun Wang, PhD
MIP, Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology / Gene Therapy Program
Grant Review Committees Served on:   NIH     Other Committees  
Primary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Immunity, Innate
Secondary Research / Clinical / Teaching Interests:
Ethanol
Unique Techniques Used or Developed:
Techniques related to neutrophil research, hematopoietic stem cell isolation and gene editing
Unique Equipment Used:
Neon Transfection System
Keywords Associated with Work:
Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic Fibrosis; Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Therapy; Neutrophil Biology; Innate Immunity; Genome Editing and gene repair
Last Updated: 03/02/2017