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Path-Immuno - James Versalovic Lab

Houston, Texas

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Effects of Probiotics on rotavirus infections

Transient presence of human-derived probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri increases microbiome richness and diversity and stimulates intestinal epithelial turnover in rotavirus-infected neonatal mice.






Related Abstracts & Publications

  • Preidis GA, Saulnier DM, Blutt SE, Mistretta TA, Riehle KP, Major AM, Venable SF, Finegold MJ, Petrosino JF, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Probiotics stimulate enterocyte migration and microbial diversity in the neonatal mouse intestine. FASEB J. 2012 Jan 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22267340. Article
  • Preidis GA, Blutt SE, Major AM, Barrish JP, Raza S, Saulnier DM, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. The neonatal mouse as a model to study probiotic-host interactions: Implications for acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. UNC-Chapel Hill Translational Medicine Symposium, Chapel Hill, 2010. Poster Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Blutt SE, Major AM, Barrish JP, Raza S, Saulnier DM, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. The neonatal mouse as a model to study probiotic-host interactions: Implications for acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. Frontiers in Digestive Diseases Symposium: Infection in GI Health and Disease, Texas Medical Center Digestive Diseases Center, Houston, 2010. Poster Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Blutt SE, Major AM, Barrish JP, Raza S, Saulnier DM, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. The neonatal mouse as a model to explore probiotic-host interactions: Implications for acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. Medical Scientist Training Program Scientific Symposium, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, 2010. Poster Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Blutt SE, Major AM, Barrish JP, Raza S, Saulnier DM, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. The suckling mouse as a model to study probiotic-host interactions: Implications for acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. Evaluating Probiotics for the Prevention and Treatment of Enteric and Diarrheal Diseases in Children in Developing Countries, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, London, UK, 2010. Poster Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Blutt SE, Major AM, Barrish JP, Raza S, Saulnier DM, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Novel mechanisms of probiosis by Lactobacillus reuteri in acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. Fall Meeting of the Texas Branch of The American Society for Microbiology, Tyler, TX, 2009. Oral Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Blutt SE, Major AM, Barrish JP, Raza S, Saulnier DM, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Three mechanisms of probiosis by human-derived Lactobacillus reuteri in a mouse model of acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. Baylor College of Medicine Graduate School of Basic Sciences Student Symposium, Houston, 2009. Oral Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Iyer C, Blutt SE, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Mechanisms of probiosis by human-derived Lactobacillus reuteri in a mouse model of acute rotaviral gastroenteritis. Baylor College of Medicine Interdepartmental Program in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine Research Symposium, Houston, 2009. Oral Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Iyer C, Blutt SE, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Mechanisms of probiosis by Lactobacillus reuteri in acute rotaviral gastroenteritis: Insights from a mouse model. Frontiers in Digestive Diseases: Inflammation and GI Research, Texas Medical Center Digestive Diseases Center, Houston, 2009. Oral Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Iyer C, Blutt SE, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri modulates murine rotavirus gastroenteritis by inducing intestinal immune responses and resolving enterocyte pathology. Joint Meeting of the Texas/South Central Branches of the American Society for Microbiology, Austin, TX, 2008. Poster Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Iyer C, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri attenuates murine rotavirus diarrhea and boosts the early antibody response while modulating enterocyte pathology. Baylor College of Medicine Graduate Student Symposium, Houston, TX. Poster presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Iyer C, Blutt SE, Finegold MJ, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri attenuates murine rotavirus diarrhea and boosts the early antibody response while modulating enterocyte pathology. Baylor College of Medicine Medical Scientist Training Program Student Symposium, Galveston, TX, 2008. Poster Presentation.
  • Preidis GA, Iyer C, Conner ME, Versalovic J. Probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri attenuates murine rotavirus diarrhea duration and modulates murine rotavirus diarrhea. Unite for Sight 5th Annual International Health Conference, New Haven, CT, 2008. Poster presentation.

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