Publications


Population Genomic Analysis of 1,777 Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Isolates, Houston, Texas: Unexpected Abundance of Clonal Group 307;
Long, SW , Olsen, RJ , Eagar, TN , Beres, SB, Zhao, P, Davis, JJ, Brettin, T, Xia, F & Musser, JM 2017, mBio, vol 8, no. 3. DOI:

Investigating the Abscopal Effects of Radioablation on Shielded Bone Marrow in Rodent Models Using Multimodality Imaging;
Afshar, SF, Zawaski, JA, Inoue, T, Rendon, DA, Zieske, AW, Punia, JN, Sabek, OM & Gaber, MW 2017, Radiation Research. DOI:

Role of renal drug exposure in polymyxin B-induced nephrotoxicity;
Manchandani, P, Zhou, J, Babic, JT, Ledesma, KR, Truong, LD & Tama, VH 2017, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, vol 61, no. 4, 02391-16. DOI:

Pioneering medical advances through nanofluidic implantable technologies;
Hood, RL, Hood, GD, Ferrari, M & Grattoni, A 2017, Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology. DOI:

Serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin correlates with hemoglobin A1c in children with recently diagnosed pediatric diabetes;
Redondo, MJ, Shirkey, BA, Fraga, DW, Gaber, AO & Sabek, OM 2017, Pediatric Diabetes. DOI:

Imaging Radiation-Induced Gastrointestinal, Bone Marrow Injury and Recovery Kinetics Using 18F-FDG PET;
Tang, TT, Rendon, DA, Afshar, SF, Kaffes, CK, Sabek, OM & Gaber, MW 2017, PloS one, vol 12, no. 1, pp. e0169082. DOI:

Modulation of innate immune cells to create transplant tolerance;
Zhao, Y, Lan, P & Li, XC 2017. in B Corradetti (ed.), Immune response to implanted materials and devices. Springer International Publishing, pp. 125-150.

Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation: Macrophages- Origin, Functions and Biointervention;
Kloc, M (ed.) 2017. vol. 62, 1st edn, Springer International Publishing. DOI:

Identification of a role for TRIM29 in the control of innate immunity in the respiratory tract;
Xing, J, Weng, L, Yuan, B, Wang, Z, Jia, L, Jin, R, Lu, H, Li, XC, Liu, Y-J & Zhang, Z 2016, Nature Immunology, vol 17, no. 12, pp. 1373-1380. DOI:

Macrophages as effector cells in acute and chronic rejection.;
Liu, Y, Kloc, M & Li, XC 2016, Topical Collection on Immunology, no. 4, vol. 3, vol. 3, Springer International Publishing. DOI: