Recent Publications

Host-Pathogen
Interaction

Complete and Ubiquitinated Proteome of the Legionella-containing Vacuole within Human Macrophages.
(2014) J Proteome Res.PMID: 25369898

Optimization of Potent and Selective Quinazolinediones: Inhibitors of Respiratory Syncytial Virus that Block RNA-dependent RNA-polymerase Complex Activity.
(2014) J Med Chem. PMID: 25399509

Improving the Th1 Cellular Efficacy of the Lead Yersinia pestis rF1-V Subunit Vaccine using SA-4-1BBL as a Novel Adjuvant.
(2014) Vaccine. PMID: 25045812

Abnormal Epithelial Structure and Chronic Lung Inflammation after Repair of Chlorine-Induced Airway Injury.
(2014) Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. PMID: 25398987

Therapeutic & Vaccine Development

Gold Nanoparticles: Various Methods of Synthesis and Antibacterial Applications.
(2014) Front Biosci. PMID: 24896353

Genetic Variation in vitro and in vivo of an Attenuated Lassa Vaccine Candidate.
(2014) J Virol. PMID: 24335292

Surface Modified Nanoparticles Enhance Transurothelial Penetration and Delivery of Survivin siRNA in Treating Bladder Cancer.
(2014) Mol Cancer Ther. PMID: 24222663

Development of (E)-2-((1,4-Dimethylpiperazin-2-ylidene)amino)-5-nitro-N-phenylbenzamide, ML336: Novel 2-Amidinophenylbenzamides as Potent Inhibitors of Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus.
(2014) J Med Chem. PMID: 25244572

Small Animal Models of Disease

Development and Evaluation of murine lung-specific disease models for Pseudomonas aeruginosa applicable to therapeutic testing.
(2015) Pathog Dis. PMID: 25857733

Targeted Drug Delivery to Intestinal Macrophages by Bioactive Nanovesicles Released from Grapefruit.
(2014) Mol Ther. PMID: 23939022

Bioluminescent Imaging of Bacteria during Mouse Infection.
(2014) Methods Mol Biol. PMID: 24166377

Intubation-mediated Intratracheal (IMIT) Instillation: A Noninvasive, Lung-specific Delivery System.
(2014) J Vis Exp. PMID: 25490457

Plasmid DNA Initiates Replication of Yellow Fever Vaccine in vitro and Elicits Virus-specific Immune Response in Mice.
(2014) Virology. PMID: 25129436