Vijay Morampudi


Recent Publications

Sham HP, Yu EY, Gulen MF, Bhinder G, Stahl M, Chan JM, Brewster L, Morampudi V, Gibson DL, Hughes MR, McNagny KM, Li X, Vallance BA. SIGIRR, a Negative Regulator of TLR/IL-1R Signalling Promotes Microbiota Dependent Resistance to Colonization by Enteric Bacterial Pathogens. PLoS Pathog. 2013 Aug;9(8):e1003539. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003539. Epub 2013 Aug 8. (PubMed abstract)

Hekmatdoost A, Wu X, Morampudi V, Innis SM, Jacobson K. Dietary oils modify the host immune response and colonic tissue damage following Citrobacter rodentium infection in mice. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2013 May 15;304(10):G917-28. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00292.2012. Epub 2013 Mar 21. (PubMed abstract)

Bhinder G, Sham HP, Chan JM, Morampudi V, Jacobson K, Vallance BA. The Citrobacter rodentium mouse model: studying pathogen and host contributions to infectious colitis. J Vis Exp. 2013 Feb 19;(72):e50222. doi: 10.3791/50222. (PubMed abstract)

Morampudi V, Braun MY, D’Souza S. Modulation of early β-defensin-2 production as a mechanism developed by type I Toxoplasma gondii to evade human intestinal immunity. Infect Immun. 2011 May;79(5):2043-50. doi: 10.1128/IAI.01086-10. Epub 2011 Mar 7. (PubMed abstract)

Morampudi V, De Craeye S, Le Moine A, Detienne S, Braun MY, D’Souza S. Partial depletion of CD4(+)CD25(+)Foxp3(+) T regulatory cells significantly increases morbidity during acute phase Toxoplasma gondii infection in resistant BALB/c mice. Microbes Infect. 2011 Apr;13(4):394-404. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2011.01.006. Epub 2011 Jan 22. (PubMed abstract)