Costi Sifri, MD
Costi Sifri, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health
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A simple model host for identifying Gram-positive virulence factors
DA Garsin, CD Sifri, E Mylonakis, X Qin, KV Singh, BE Murray, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 98 (19), 10892-10897, 2001
Long-lived C. elegans daf-2 mutants are resistant to bacterial pathogens
DA Garsin, JM Villanueva, J Begun, DH Kim, CD Sifri, SB Calderwood, ...
Science 300 (5627), 1921-1921, 2003
Transfection of Plasmodium falciparum within human red blood cells
Y Wu, CD Sifri, HH Lei, X Su, TE Wellems
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 92 (4), 973-977, 1995
Caenorhabditis elegans as a Model Host for Staphylococcus aureus Pathogenesis
CD Sifri, J Begun, FM Ausubel, SB Calderwood
Infection and immunity 71 (4), 2208-2217, 2003
The worm has turned–microbial virulence modeled in Caenorhabditis elegans
CD Sifri, J Begun, FM Ausubel
Trends in microbiology 13 (3), 119-127, 2005
A pathway for phagosome maturation during engulfment of apoptotic cells
JM Kinchen, K Doukoumetzidis, J Almendinger, L Stergiou, ...
Nature cell biology 10 (5), 556-566, 2008
Virulence Effect of Enterococcus faecalis Protease Genes and the Quorum-Sensing Locus fsr in Caenorhabditis elegans and Mice
CD Sifri, E Mylonakis, KV Singh, X Qin, DA Garsin, BE Murray, ...
Infection and immunity 70 (10), 5647-5650, 2002
Pyogenic liver abscesses
EC Johannsen, CD Sifri, LC Madoff
Infectious disease clinics of North America 14 (3), 547-563, 2000
Staphylococcal biofilm exopolysaccharide protects against Caenorhabditis elegans immune defenses
J Begun, JM Gaiani, H Rohde, D Mack, SB Calderwood, FM Ausubel, ...
PLoS Pathog 3 (4), e57, 2007
Quorum sensing: bacteria talk sense
CD Sifri
Clinical infectious diseases 47 (8), 1070-1076, 2008
Multidrug resistance in Leishmania donovani is conferred by amplification of a gene homologous to the mammalian mdr1 gene
DM Henderson, CD Sifri, M Rodgers, DF Wirth, N Hendrickson, B Ullman
Molecular and Cellular Biology 12 (6), 2855-2865, 1992
Nested Russian Doll-Like Genetic Mobility Drives Rapid Dissemination of the Carbapenem Resistance Gene blaKPC
AE Sheppard, N Stoesser, DJ Wilson, R Sebra, A Kasarskis, LW Anson, ...
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 60 (6), 3767-3778, 2016
Reduced extension temperatures required for PCR amplification of extremely A+ T-rich DNA
X Su, Y Wu, CD Sifri, TE Wellems
Nucleic acids research 24 (8), 1574-1575, 1996
Molecular dissection of an outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae reveals intergenus KPC carbapenemase transmission through a promiscuous plasmid
AJ Mathers, HL Cox, B Kitchel, H Bonatti, AKC Brassinga, J Carroll, ...
MBio 2 (6), e00204-11, 2011
BACTERIAL INFECTIONS-The Enterococcus faecalis fsrB Gene, a Key Component of the fsr Quorum-Sensing System, Is Associated with Virulence in the Rabbit Endophthalmitis Model
E Mylonakis, M Engelbert, X Qin, CD Sifri, BE Murray, FM Ausubel, ...
Infection and Immunity 70 (8), 4678-4681, 2002
Identification of Virulence Genes in a Pathogenic Strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa by Representational Difference Analysis
JY Choi, CD Sifri, BC Goumnerov, LG Rahme, FM Ausubel, ...
Journal of bacteriology 184 (4), 952-961, 2002
Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing K. pneumoniae at a single institution: insights into endemicity from whole-genome sequencing
AJ Mathers, N Stoesser, AE Sheppard, L Pankhurst, A Giess, AJ Yeh, ...
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 59 (3), 1656-1663, 2015
Brain angiogenesis inhibitor 1 (BAI1) is a pattern recognition receptor that mediates macrophage binding and engulfment of Gram-negative bacteria
S Das, KA Owen, KT Ly, D Park, SG Black, JM Wilson, CD Sifri, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108 (5), 2136-2141, 2011
First clinical cases of OXA-48-producing carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in the United States: the “menace” arrives in the new world
AJ Mathers, KC Hazen, J Carroll, AJ Yeh, HL Cox, RA Bonomo, CD Sifri
Journal of clinical microbiology 51 (2), 680-683, 2013
Staphylococcus aureus Virulence Factors Identified by Using a High-Throughput Caenorhabditis elegans-Killing Model
J Begun, CD Sifri, S Goldman, SB Calderwood, FM Ausubel
Infection and immunity 73 (2), 872-877, 2005
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