M Romagnoli

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Candida albicans Pathogenesis: Fitting within the Host-Microbe Damage Response Framework
    Mary Ann Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Infect Immun 84:2724-39. 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint Cell surface hydrophobicity-associated adherence of Candida dubliniensis to human buccal epithelial cells
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Rev Iberoam Micol 18:17-22. 2001
  3. pmc Farnesol-induced apoptosis in Candida albicans is mediated by Cdr1-p extrusion and depletion of intracellular glutathione
    Jingsong Zhu
    Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28830. 2011
  4. pmc A novel immune evasion strategy of candida albicans: proteolytic cleavage of a salivary antimicrobial peptide
    Timothy F Meiller
    Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5039. 2009
  5. pmc Cross-kingdom interactions: Candida albicans and bacteria
    Mark E Shirtliff
    Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 299:1-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Candida dubliniensis and Candida albicans display surface variations consistent with observed intergeneric coaggregation
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine and Department of Oral and Cranofacial Biological Sciences Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Rev Iberoam Micol 16:187-93. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of farnesol on Candida dubliniensis biofilm formation and fluconazole resistance
    Mary Ann Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Pathology, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    FEMS Yeast Res 6:1063-73. 2006
  8. pmc Recovery of Candida dubliniensis and other yeasts from human immunodeficiency virus-associated periodontal lesions
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Pathology, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:4520-2. 2001
  9. pmc New assay for measuring cell surface hydrophobicities of Candida dubliniensis and Candida albicans
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:585-7. 2001
  10. pmc Evaluation of a reformulated CHROMagar Candida
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2015-6. 2001

Research Grants

  1. Receptor Affects Fungal Mucosal Colonization in HIV
    Mary Ann Jabra Rizk; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. MOLECULAR BASIS OF VIRULENCE FACTORS OF ORAL FUNGAL SP.
    Mary Ann Jabra Rizk; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Publications16

  1. pmc Candida albicans Pathogenesis: Fitting within the Host-Microbe Damage Response Framework
    Mary Ann Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Infect Immun 84:2724-39. 2016
    ..Here, we highlight some of these diverse and site-specific diseases and how they fit the DRF classifications, and we describe the animal models available to uncover pathogenic mechanisms and related host immune responses. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Cell surface hydrophobicity-associated adherence of Candida dubliniensis to human buccal epithelial cells
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Rev Iberoam Micol 18:17-22. 2001
    ..dubliniensis to human BEC, these findings support the establishment of this novel species as a clinically significant yeast...
  3. pmc Farnesol-induced apoptosis in Candida albicans is mediated by Cdr1-p extrusion and depletion of intracellular glutathione
    Jingsong Zhu
    Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28830. 2011
    ..albicans. Understanding of the mechanisms underlying farnesol-cytotoxicity in C. albicans may lead to the development of this redox-cycling agent as an alternative antifungal agent...
  4. pmc A novel immune evasion strategy of candida albicans: proteolytic cleavage of a salivary antimicrobial peptide
    Timothy F Meiller
    Department of Oncology and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Maryland Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5039. 2009
    ..This report characterizes the first defined mechanism behind the enhanced susceptibility of HIV+ individuals to oral candidiasis since the emergence of HIV...
  5. pmc Cross-kingdom interactions: Candida albicans and bacteria
    Mark E Shirtliff
    Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 299:1-8. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Candida dubliniensis and Candida albicans display surface variations consistent with observed intergeneric coaggregation
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine and Department of Oral and Cranofacial Biological Sciences Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Rev Iberoam Micol 16:187-93. 1999
    ..Therefore, C. dubliniensis may compete well in oral environments via enhanced attachment to oral microbes and other surfaces, perhaps even more efficiently than C. albicans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of farnesol on Candida dubliniensis biofilm formation and fluconazole resistance
    Mary Ann Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Pathology, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    FEMS Yeast Res 6:1063-73. 2006
    ..Synergy testing of farnesol and fluconazole in resistant strains resulted in reversal of fluconazole resistance, indicating a potential application for farnesol as an adjuvant therapeutic agent...
  8. pmc Recovery of Candida dubliniensis and other yeasts from human immunodeficiency virus-associated periodontal lesions
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Pathology, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:4520-2. 2001
    ..This study reports for the first time the recovery of C. dubliniensis from subgingival intraoral sites and confirms the presence of Candida species in sites of periodontal disease associated with HIV...
  9. pmc New assay for measuring cell surface hydrophobicities of Candida dubliniensis and Candida albicans
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:585-7. 2001
    ..nucleatum. The parallel results obtained for C. dubliniensis using both assays support the use of the CoAg assay both as a rapid assay to determine CSH and to differentiate between C. dubliniensis and C. albicans...
  10. pmc Evaluation of a reformulated CHROMagar Candida
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2015-6. 2001
    ....
  11. pmc Retrospective identification and characterization of Candida dubliniensis isolates among Candida albicans clinical laboratory isolates from human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected and non-HIV-infected individuals
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2423-6. 2000
    ..This study emphasizes the importance of screening germ-tube-positive yeasts for the inability to grow at 45 degrees C followed by confirmatory tests in order to properly identify this species...
  12. pmc Coaggregation of Candida dubliniensis with Fusobacterium nucleatum
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 37:1464-8. 1999
    ..dubliniensis by F. nucleatum when grown at 37 degrees C provides a rapid, specific, and inexpensive means to differentiate C. dubliniensis from C. albicans isolates in the clinical laboratory...
  13. pmc Identification of Candida dubliniensis in a prospective study of patients in the United States
    M A Jabra-Rizk
    Department of Oral Medicine, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 37:321-6. 1999
    ..These results confirm the presence of this interesting species in the United States and support the need for further investigations into the prevalence and pathogenesis of C. dubliniensis...

Research Grants2

  1. Receptor Affects Fungal Mucosal Colonization in HIV
    Mary Ann Jabra Rizk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..dubliniensis to be preferentially selected. ..
  2. MOLECULAR BASIS OF VIRULENCE FACTORS OF ORAL FUNGAL SP.
    Mary Ann Jabra Rizk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Long range plans include using the mutants generated to study Candida mannoprotein-specific host immunomodulation, such as stimulation of cytokines and chemokines. ..