Models of Oral and Vaginal Candidiasis based on in vitro

Models of Oral and Vaginal Candidiasis Based on in vitro Reconstituted Human Epithelia

Schaller M, Zakikhany K, Naglik JR, Weindl G, Hube B: Models of oral and vaginal candidiasis based on in vitro reconstituted human epithelia. Nature protocols 2006, 1(6):2767-2773.

This protocol describes the setup, maintenance and characteristics of models of epithelial Candida infections based on […]

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A Murine Model of Urinary Tract Infection

Hung CS, Dodson KW, Hultgren SJ.  Nat Protoc. 2009;4(8):1230-43. doi: 10.1038/nprot.2009.116. Epub 2009 Jul 30.

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) inflict extreme pain and discomfort to those affected and have profound medical and socioeconomic impact. Although acute UTIs are often treatable with antibiotics, a large proportion of patients suffer from multiple recurrent infections. Here, we describe […]

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Procedures for Longitudinal Vaginal Specimens

Gómez Román VR1, Vinner L, Grevstad B, Hansen JJ, Wegmann F, Spetz AL, Fomsgaard A. J Immunol Methods. 2010 Dec 15;363(1):29-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jim.2010.09.030. Epub 2010 Sep 29.

Development of Standard Operating Procedures to Obtain Longitudinal Vaginal Specimens from Nulliparous Rabbits as part of HIV Vaccine Mucosal Immunogenicity Studies. Victor Raúl Gómez Román, Lasse Vinner, Berit Grevstad, […]

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