This is a "connection" page, showing publications co-authored by John Alverdy and Trissa Babrowski.
The intestinal environment of surgical injury transforms Pseudomonas aeruginosa into a discrete hypervirulent morphotype capable of causing lethal peritonitis. Surgery. 2013 Jan; 153(1):36-43.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa virulence expression is directly activated by morphine and is capable of causing lethal gut-derived sepsis in mice during chronic morphine administration. Ann Surg. 2012 Feb; 255(2):386-93.
Candida albicans isolates from the gut of critically ill patients respond to phosphate limitation by expressing filaments and a lethal phenotype. PLoS One. 2012; 7(1):e30119.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa potentiates the lethal effect of intestinal ischemia-reperfusion injury: the role of in vivo virulence activation. J Trauma. 2011 Dec; 71(6):1575-82.
The human microbiome and surgical disease. Ann Surg. 2011 Jun; 253(6):1094-101.
Host stress and virulence expression in intestinal pathogens: development of therapeutic strategies using mice and C. elegans. Curr Pharm Des. 2011; 17(13):1254-60.
Red death in Caenorhabditis elegans caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Apr 14; 106(15):6327-32.