Ann Progulske-Fox

Ann Progulske-Fox, PhD

Distinguished Professor & Program Director

Department: DN-MICROBIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-8835
Business Email: apfox@dental.ufl.edu

Publications

2021
Subgingival microbiome of deep and shallow periodontal sites in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a pilot study.
BMC oral health. 21(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12903-021-01597-x. [PMID] 33964928.
2020
A Uniquely Altered Oral Microbiome Composition Was Observed in Pregnant Rats With Porphyromonas gingivalis Induced Periodontal Disease.
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology. 10 [DOI] 10.3389/fcimb.2020.00092. [PMID] 32211345.
2020
Fusobacteria modulate oral carcinogenesis and promote cancer progression.
Journal of oral microbiology. 13(1) [DOI] 10.1080/20002297.2020.1849493. [PMID] 33391626.
2020
Porphyromonas gingivalis W83 traffics via ICAM1 in microvascular endothelial cells and alters capillary organization in vivo.
Journal of oral microbiology. 12(1) [DOI] 10.1080/20002297.2020.1742528. [PMID] 32341760.
2019
Dataset on the chemokine and cytokine responses of multi-cell cultures treated with Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin B.
Data in brief. 22:964-970 [DOI] 10.1016/j.dib.2018.12.087. [PMID] 30740479.
2019
The Importance of Being an Antagonist as Well as Persistent.
Journal of bacteriology. 201(11) [DOI] 10.1128/JB.00146-19. [PMID] 30910810.
2019
Tribute: Edward ‘Ned’ Lally.
Molecular oral microbiology. 34(6):235-236 [DOI] 10.1111/omi.12269. [PMID] 31637856.
2018
Deletion of a conserved transcript PG_RS02100 expressed during logarithmic growth in Porphyromonas gingivalis results in hyperpigmentation and increased tolerance to oxidative stress.
PloS one. 13(11) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0207295. [PMID] 30419070.
2018
Human beta defensin 3 alters matrix metalloproteinase production in human dendritic cells exposed to Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin B.
Journal of periodontology. 89(3):361-369 [DOI] 10.1002/JPER.17-0366. [PMID] 29543996.
2018
Matrix Metalloproteinase Response of Dendritic Cell, Gingival Epithelial Keratinocyte, and T-Cell Transwell Co-Cultures Treated with Porphyromonas gingivalis Hemagglutinin-B.
International journal of molecular sciences. 19(12) [DOI] 10.3390/ijms19123923. [PMID] 30544510.
2018
Porphyromonas gingivalis and adverse pregnancy outcome.
Journal of oral microbiology. 10(1) [DOI] 10.1080/20002297.2017.1374153. [PMID] 29291034.
2018
Porphyromonas gingivalis strain-dependent inhibition of uterine spiral artery remodeling in the pregnant rat.
Biology of reproduction. 99(5):1045-1056 [DOI] 10.1093/biolre/ioy119. [PMID] 29788108.
2017
Genome Sequence of Porphyromonas gingivalis Strain 381.
Genome announcements. 5(2) [DOI] 10.1128/genomeA.01467-16. [PMID] 28082501.
2017
Genome Sequence of Porphyromonas gingivalis Strain A7A1-28.
Genome announcements. 5(10) [DOI] 10.1128/genomeA.00021-17. [PMID] 28280013.
2016
Biofilm Formation by Mycobacterium abscessus in a Lung Cavity.
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 193(6):692-3 [DOI] 10.1164/rccm.201508-1586IM. [PMID] 26731090.
2016
Introduction to the Mark Wilson Conference Special Issue.
Molecular oral microbiology. 31(1):1-2 [DOI] 10.1111/omi.12148. [PMID] 26754252.
2016
Porphyromonas gingivalis within Placental Villous Mesenchyme and Umbilical Cord Stroma Is Associated with Adverse Pregnancy Outcome.
PloS one. 11(1) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0146157. [PMID] 26731111.
2015
Genome Sequence of Porphyromonas gingivalis Strain A7436.
Genome announcements. 3(5) [DOI] 10.1128/genomeA.00927-15. [PMID] 26404590.
2015
Genome Sequence of Porphyromonas gingivalis Strain AJW4.
Genome announcements. 3(6) [DOI] 10.1128/genomeA.01304-15. [PMID] 26543127.
2015
Invasion of Porphyromonas gingivalis strains into vascular cells and tissue.
Journal of oral microbiology. 7 [DOI] 10.3402/jom.v7.28788. [PMID] 26329158.
2015
The collagen binding protein Cnm contributes to oral colonization and cariogenicity of Streptococcus mutans OMZ175.
Infection and immunity. 83(5):2001-10 [DOI] 10.1128/IAI.03022-14. [PMID] 25733523.
2014
Expression of Porphyromonas gingivalis small RNA in response to hemin availability identified using microarray and RNA-seq analysis.
FEMS microbiology letters. 351(2):202-8 [DOI] 10.1111/1574-6968.12320. [PMID] 24245974.
2014
Histatin 5 binds to Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin B (HagB) and alters HagB-induced chemokine responses.
Scientific reports. 4 [DOI] 10.1038/srep03904. [PMID] 24473528.
2013
Defensin DEFB103 bidirectionally regulates chemokine and cytokine responses to a pro-inflammatory stimulus.
Scientific reports. 3 [DOI] 10.1038/srep01232. [PMID] 23390582.
2013
Deletion of lipoprotein PG0717 in Porphyromonas gingivalis W83 reduces gingipain activity and alters trafficking in and response by host cells.
PloS one. 8(9) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0074230. [PMID] 24069284.
2013
Development of a novel ex vivo porcine skin explant model for the assessment of mature bacterial biofilms.
Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society. 21(5):704-14 [DOI] 10.1111/wrr.12074. [PMID] 23927831.
2013
Periodontal bacterial invasion and infection: contribution to atherosclerotic pathology.
Journal of clinical periodontology. 40 Suppl 14:S30-50 [DOI] 10.1111/jcpe.12079. [PMID] 23627333.
2013
Periodontal bacterial invasion and infection: contribution to atherosclerotic pathology.
Journal of periodontology. 84(4 Suppl):S30-50 [DOI] 10.1902/jop.2013.1340012. [PMID] 23631583.
2013
Transforming women’s oral-systemic health through discovery, development, and delivery.
Journal of women's health (2002). 22(4):299-302 [DOI] 10.1089/jwh.2012.4197. [PMID] 23540329.
2012
Both the unique and repeat regions of the Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutin A are involved in adhesion and invasion of host cells.
Anaerobe. 18(1):128-34 [DOI] 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2011.10.005. [PMID] 22100486.
2012
Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy.
Autophagy. 8(4):445-544 [PMID] 22966490.
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2012
Human β-defensin-3 alters, but does not inhibit, the binding of Porphyromonas gingivalis haemagglutinin B to the surface of human dendritic cells.
International journal of antimicrobial agents. 40(1):75-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2012.03.007. [PMID] 22578747.
2012
Increased atherogenesis during Streptococcus mutans infection in ApoE-null mice.
Journal of dental research. 91(3):255-60 [DOI] 10.1177/0022034511435101. [PMID] 22262633.
2012
Porphyromonas gingivalis strain specific interactions with human coronary artery endothelial cells: a comparative study.
PloS one. 7(12) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0052606. [PMID] 23300720.
2010
Defensins attenuate cytokine responses yet enhance antibody responses to Porphyromonas gingivalis adhesins in mice.
Future microbiology. 5(1):115-25 [DOI] 10.2217/fmb.09.107. [PMID] 20020833.
2010
Role of the ATM-checkpoint kinase 2 pathway in CDT-mediated apoptosis of gingival epithelial cells.
PloS one. 5(7) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0011714. [PMID] 20668524.
2009
A member of the peptidase M48 superfamily of Porphyromonas gingivalis is associated with virulence in vitro and in vivo.
Journal of oral microbiology. 1 [DOI] 10.3402/jom.v1i0.2021. [PMID] 21523206.
2009
Analysis of a band 7/MEC-2 family gene of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Journal of dental research. 88(1):34-8 [DOI] 10.1177/0022034508328381. [PMID] 19131314.
2009
Identification of Compounds That Enhance and Suppress Autophagy
Autophagy. 5:910-911
2009
Invasion of human coronary artery endothelial cells by Streptococcus mutans OMZ175.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 24(2):141-5 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1399-302X.2008.00487.x. [PMID] 19239641.
2008
Colonization of maternal and fetal tissues by Porphyromonas gingivalis is strain-dependent in a rodent animal model.
American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 199(1):86.e1-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajog.2007.11.067. [PMID] 18355778.
2008
Human alpha- and beta-defensins bind to immobilized adhesins from Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Infection and immunity. 76(12):5714-20 [DOI] 10.1128/IAI.00997-08. [PMID] 18852241.
2008
Human beta-defensin 3 binds to hemagglutinin B (rHagB), a non-fimbrial adhesin from Porphyromonas gingivalis, and attenuates a pro-inflammatory cytokine response.
Immunology and cell biology. 86(8):643-9 [DOI] 10.1038/icb.2008.56. [PMID] 18711400.
2008
Invasive differences among Porphyromonas gingivalis strains from healthy and diseased periodontal sites.
Journal of periodontal research. 43(5):524-30 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1600-0765.2007.01064.x. [PMID] 18544120.
2008
Porphyromonas Gingivalis and the Autophagic Pathway: An Innate Immune Interaction?
The Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology. 13(12):178-187 [DOI] 10.2741/2668. [PMID] 2668.
2008
Porphyromonas gingivalis and the autophagic pathway: an innate immune interaction?
Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library. 13:178-87 [PMID] 17981536.
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2008
Porphyromonas gingivalis htrA is involved in cellular invasion and in vivo survival.
Microbiology (Reading, England). 154(Pt 4):1161-1169 [DOI] 10.1099/mic.0.2007/015131-0. [PMID] 18375808.
2007
Conjugal transfer of chromosomal DNA contributes to genetic variation in the oral pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Journal of bacteriology. 189(17):6382-8 [PMID] 17573478.
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2007
Genetic manipulation of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Current protocols in microbiology. Chapter 13 [DOI] 10.1002/9780471729259.mc13c02s05. [PMID] 18770611.
2007
Identification of Tannerella forsythia antigens specifically expressed in patients with periodontal disease.
FEMS microbiology letters. 275(2):344-52 [PMID] 17868359.
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2007
In vitro activity of amoxicillin, clindamycin, doxycycline, metronidazole, and moxifloxacin against oral Actinomyces.
Journal of endodontics. 33(5):557-60 [PMID] 17437871.
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2007
The Porphyromonas gingivalis clpB gene is involved in cellular invasion in vitro and virulence in vivo.
FEMS immunology and medical microbiology. 51(2):388-98 [PMID] 17854400.
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2006
Antimicrobial efficacy of medicated root canal filling materials.
Journal of endodontics. 32(2):148-51 [PMID] 16427466.
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2006
Autophagy: a highway for Porphyromonas gingivalis in endothelial cells.
Autophagy. 2(3):165-70 [PMID] 16874051.
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2006
Detection of bacterial DNA in atheromatous plaques by quantitative PCR.
Microbes and infection. 8(3):687-93 [PMID] 16513386.
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2005
Dentinal tubule disinfection using three calcium hydroxide formulations.
Journal of endodontics. 31(1):50-2 [PMID] 15614007.
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2005
Distinct transcriptional profiles characterize oral epithelium-microbiota interactions.
Cellular microbiology. 7(6):811-23 [PMID] 15888084.
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2005
Gene expression profile analysis of Porphyromonas gingivalis during invasion of human coronary artery endothelial cells.
Infection and immunity. 73(9):6169-73 [PMID] 16113342.
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2005
Hemagglutinin B is involved in the adherence of Porphyromonas gingivalis to human coronary artery endothelial cells.
Infection and immunity. 73(11):7267-73 [PMID] 16239522.
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2005
Human atherosclerotic plaque contains viable invasive Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans and Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 25(3):e17-8 [PMID] 15662025.
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2005
In vivo induced genes in human diseases.
Periodontology 2000. 38:123-34 [PMID] 15853939.
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2005
Microarray analysis of quorum-sensing-regulated genes in Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Infection and immunity. 73(7):4146-54 [PMID] 15972504.
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2005
Use of in vivo-induced antigen technology for identification of Escherichia coli O157:H7 proteins expressed during human infection.
Infection and immunity. 73(5):2665-79 [PMID] 15845468.
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2004
In vivo induced antigenic determinants of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans.
FEMS microbiology letters. 237(1):97-103 [PMID] 15268943.
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2003
Characterization and pathogenic significance of Vibrio vulnificus antigens preferentially expressed in septicemic patients.
Infection and immunity. 71(10):5461-71 [PMID] 14500463.
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2003
Identification of Candida albicans genes induced during thrush offers insight into pathogenesis.
Molecular microbiology. 48(5):1275-88 [PMID] 12787355.
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2003
Use of in vivo-induced antigen technology (IVIAT) to identify genes uniquely expressed during human infection with Vibrio cholerae.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 100(14):8508-13 [PMID] 12826608.
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2002
Bacterial interactions with the autophagic pathway.
Cellular microbiology. 4(1):1-10 [PMID] 11856168.
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2002
Genes of periodontopathogens expressed during human disease.
Annals of periodontology. 7(1):38-42 [PMID] 16013215.
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2002
Identification and testing of Porphyromonas gingivalis virulence genes with a pPGIVET system.
Infection and immunity. 70(2):928-37 [PMID] 11796628.
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2002
Invasion of vascular cells in vitro by Porphyromonas endodontalis.
International endodontic journal. 35(4):366-71 [PMID] 12059938.
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2001
Identification of lysine decarboxylase as a mammalian cell growth inhibitor in Eikenella corrodens: possible role in periodontal disease.
Microbial pathogenesis. 30(4):179-92 [PMID] 11312612.
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2001
Porphyromonas gingivalis traffics to autophagosomes in human coronary artery endothelial cells.
Infection and immunity. 69(9):5698-708 [PMID] 11500446.
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2001
The effect of monoclonal antibody and route of immunization on the humoral immune response against Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 16(3):153-62 [PMID] 11358537.
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2000
Expression and immunogenicity of hemagglutinin A from Porphyromonas gingivalis in an avirulent Salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium vaccine strain.
Infection and immunity. 68(2):732-9 [PMID] 10639440.
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2000
Invasion of endothelial and epithelial cells by strains of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
FEMS microbiology letters. 187(2):139-44 [PMID] 10856647.
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2000
IVIAT: a novel method to identify microbial genes expressed specifically during human infections.
Trends in microbiology. 8(7):336-9 [PMID] 10878769.
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2000
Long-term immunological memory induced by recombinant oral Salmonella vaccine vectors.
Infection and immunity. 68(7):4370-3 [PMID] 10858264.
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1999
Invasion of human coronary artery cells by periodontal pathogens.
Infection and immunity. 67(11):5792-8 [PMID] 10531230.
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1999
Porphyromonas gingivalis virulence factors and invasion of cells of the cardiovascular system.
Journal of periodontal research. 34(7):393-9 [PMID] 10685367.
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1998
Invasion of human oral epithelial cells by Prevotella intermedia.
Infection and immunity. 66(12):6054-7 [PMID] 9826397.
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1998
The number of direct repeats in hagA is variable among Porphyromonas gingivalis strains.
Infection and immunity. 66(10):4721-5 [PMID] 9746569.
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1998
The porphyromonas gingivalis prtP/kgp homologue exists as two open reading frames in strain 381.
Oral diseases. 4(3):170-9 [PMID] 9972167.
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1996
Analysis of the prtP gene encoding porphypain, a cysteine proteinase of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Journal of bacteriology. 178(10):2734-41 [PMID] 8631659.
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1996
Construction and preliminary characterization of three hemagglutinin mutants of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Infection and immunity. 64(4):1467-72 [PMID] 8606121.
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1996
Duplication and differential expression of hemagglutinin genes in Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 11(2):65-78 [PMID] 8941757.
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1996
The hemagglutinin gene A (hagA) of Porphyromonas gingivalis 381 contains four large, contiguous, direct repeats.
Infection and immunity. 64(10):4000-7 [PMID] 8926061.
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1996
The hemagglutinin genes hagB and hagC of Porphyromonas gingivalis are transcribed in vivo as shown by use of a new expression vector.
Infection and immunity. 64(11):4802-10 [PMID] 8890242.
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1995
Expression and immunogenicity of a cloned Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin in Salmonella typhimurium.
Advances in experimental medicine and biology. 371B:1119-21 [PMID] 7502765.
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1995
Restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of two hemagglutinin loci, serotyping and agglutinating activity of Porphyromonas gingivalis isolates.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 10(1):1-7 [PMID] 7644268.
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1995
The cloning, expression and sequence analysis of a second Porphyromonas gingivalis gene that codes for a protein involved in hemagglutination.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 10(5):311-8 [PMID] 8596675.
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1994
Systemic and mucosal immune responses in mice orally immunized with avirulent Salmonella typhimurium expressing a cloned Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin.
Infection and immunity. 62(5):1652-7 [PMID] 8168925.
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1993
Cloning and sequencing of two type 4 (N-methylphenylalanine) pilin genes from Eikenella corrodens.
Journal of general microbiology. 139(3):651-60 [PMID] 8473871.
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1993
Development of a genetic system for Eikenella corrodens: transfer of plasmids pFM739 and pLES2.
Plasmid. 30(3):289-95 [PMID] 8302938.
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1993
Isolation and characterization of a cloned Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinin from an avirulent strain of Salmonella typhimurium.
Infection and immunity. 61(3):940-6 [PMID] 8381773.
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1993
Molecular characterization of hemagglutinin genes of periodontopathic bacteria.
Journal of periodontal research. 28(6 Pt 2):473-4 [PMID] 8263716.
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1993
Sequence divergence in two tandemly located pilin genes of Eikenella corrodens.
Infection and immunity. 61(5):1909-16 [PMID] 8478080.
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1993
Sequencing of a tet(Q) gene isolated from Bacteroides fragilis 1126.
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy. 37(9):2037-41 [PMID] 7916585.
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1992
Evidence for independent molecular identity and functional interaction of the haemagglutinin and cysteine proteinase (gingivain) of Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Journal of medical microbiology. 36(4):239-44 [PMID] 1313881.
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1991
Identification and sequence analysis of a methylase gene in Porphyromonas gingivalis.
Nucleic acids research. 19(15):4189-92 [PMID] 1870972.
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1990
Cloning and inactivation of the gene responsible for a major surface antigen on Streptococcus mutans.
Archives of oral biology. 35 Suppl:15S-23S [PMID] 2088219.
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1989
Construction and characterization of isogenic mutants of Streptococcus mutans deficient in major surface protein antigen P1 (I/II).
Infection and immunity. 57(11):3306-13 [PMID] 2807526.
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1989
Sequence analysis of the cloned streptococcal cell surface antigen I/II.
FEBS letters. 258(1):127-32 [PMID] 2687020.
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1989
The expression and function of a Bacteroides gingivalis hemagglutinin gene in Escherichia coli.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 4(3):121-31 [PMID] 2700777.
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1989
Transfer of plasmid pE5-2 from Escherichia coli to Bacteroides gingivalis and B. intermedius.
Oral microbiology and immunology. 4(3):132-4 [PMID] 2700778.
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1988
Molecular cloning and expression of a Streptococcus mutans major surface protein antigen, P1 (I/II), in Escherichia coli.
Infection and immunity. 56(8):2114-9 [PMID] 3135272.
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1987
The effect of Eikenella corrodens endotoxin on periapical bone.
Journal of endodontics. 13(12):559-65 [PMID] 3329211.
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Grants

Jan 2021 ACTIVE
Oral Immunology/Microbiology research group annual meeting
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Dec 2019 ACTIVE
Investigating the viable but not culturable (VBNC) state in P. gingivalis
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Aug 2019 – Dec 2020
Analysis of Mab61BG1.3 reactivity with strains of P. gingivalis.
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: KEYSTONE BIO
Aug 2019 – Aug 2020
Analysis of antigen reactivity
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: SALVDX
Dec 2015 – Feb 2019
Oral Metagenomic Biomarkers in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Role: Project Manager
Funding: US ARMY MED RES ACQUISITION
Apr 2015 – Mar 2021
P. gingivalis mediated disruption of autophagy in endothelial dysfunction
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jul 2014 – Jul 2017
Porphyromonas gingivalis strain specific effects on the deep placental bed
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NICHD
Jul 2013 – Dec 2016
Internalization of S. mutans in vascular endothelial cells
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Mar 2011 – May 2017
Periodontal Pathogens and Cardiovascular Disease
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR

Patents

Issued April 2014
Identification of Porphyromonas Gingivalis Virulence Polynucleotides for Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases (CON)
#8,703,436
Issued October 2013
Novel Compounds that Suppress the Autophagic Response
#8,545,841
Issued April 2013
Identification of Actinobacillus Actinomycetemcomitans Antigens for Use in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases (DIV of 13622)
#8,420,340
Issued July 2011
Identification of Actinobacillus Actinomycetemcomitans Antigens for Use in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases (DIV)
#7,981,631
Issued December 2010
Identification of Actinobacillus Actinomycetemcomitans Antigens for Use in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases (DIV)
#7,851,171
Issued November 2010
Genes of Porphyromonas Gingivalis W83 Involved in Invasion of Human Cells as Determined by Microarray Analysis
#7,838,259
Issued March 2009
Identification of Actinobacillus Actinomycetemcomitans Antigens for Use in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases (DIV)
#7,498,143
Issued August 2008
Identification of Porphyromonas Gingivalis Virulence Polynucleotides for Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases
#7,416,852
Issued May 2006
Identification of Actinobacillus Actinomycetemcomitans Antigens for Use in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Monitoring of Periodontal Diseases
#7,052,860
Published May 2001
Method and Compositions for Prevention of Angioproliferation
#US-2002-0192206-A1
Issued November 1998
Cloned Porphyromonas Gingivalis Genes and Probes for the Detection of Peridontal Disease
#5,830,710
Issued October 1998
Cloned Porphyromonas Gingivalis Genes And Probes For The Detection of Peridontal Disease
#5,824,791

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2011-2021
DEN5127 Infectious Diseases
2018
GMS7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2013-2014,2016
DEN6681 Craniofacial Pathobiology
2013-2016
IDH4905 Individual Work
2011-2012
GMS6161 Introduction to Oral Biology II
2011
DEN8290 Special Topics
2009
ALS4905 Problems in Agricul
2021
GMS6162 Oral Microbiology and Immunology

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