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Colette Cywes-Bentley, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Colette Cywes-Bentley and Gerald Pier.
Connection Strength

3.576
  1. Antibody to Poly-N-acetyl glucosamine provides protection against intracellular pathogens: Mechanism of action and validation in horse foals challenged with Rhodococcus equi. PLoS Pathog. 2018 07; 14(7):e1007160.
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    Score: 0.770
  2. Antibody to a conserved antigenic target is protective against diverse prokaryotic and eukaryotic pathogens. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Jun 11; 110(24):E2209-18.
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    Score: 0.539
  3. Serum Antibody Activity against Poly-N-Acetyl Glucosamine (PNAG), but Not PNAG Vaccination Status, Is Associated with Protecting Newborn Foals against Intrabronchial Infection with Rhodococcus equi. Microbiol Spectr. 2021 09 03; 9(1):e0063821.
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    Score: 0.237
  4. Vaccination of yearling horses against poly-N-acetyl glucosamine fails to protect against infection with Streptococcus equi subspecies equi. PLoS One. 2020; 15(10):e0240479.
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    Score: 0.225
  5. The exceptionally broad-based potential of active and passive vaccination targeting the conserved microbial surface polysaccharide PNAG. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2016 08; 15(8):1041-53.
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    Score: 0.164
  6. Extended-spectrum antibodies protective against carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2016 Apr; 71(4):927-35.
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    Score: 0.162
  7. Intestinal Microbiota of Mice Influences Resistance to Staphylococcus aureus Pneumonia. Infect Immun. 2015 Oct; 83(10):4003-14.
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    Score: 0.157
  8. Identification of Poly-N-acetylglucosamine as a Major Polysaccharide Component of the Bacillus subtilis Biofilm Matrix. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jul 31; 290(31):19261-72.
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    Score: 0.155
  9. Microbiota-driven immune cellular maturation is essential for antibody-mediated adaptive immunity to Staphylococcus aureus infection in the eye. Infect Immun. 2014 Aug; 82(8):3483-91.
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    Score: 0.145
  10. A Poly-N-acetylglucosamine-Shiga toxin broad-spectrum conjugate vaccine for Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli. mBio. 2014 Mar 25; 5(2):e00974-14.
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    Score: 0.143
  11. Synthesis and evaluation of a conjugate vaccine composed of Staphylococcus aureus poly-N-acetyl-glucosamine and clumping factor A. PLoS One. 2012; 7(9):e43813.
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    Score: 0.128
  12. Poly-N-acetylglucosamine expression by wild-type Yersinia pestis is maximal at mammalian, not flea, temperatures. mBio. 2012; 3(4):e00217-12.
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    Score: 0.128
  13. Experimental Urethral Infection with Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2022 Mar 05.
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    Score: 0.062
  14. Immunization against a Conserved Surface Polysaccharide Stimulates Bovine Antibodies with Opsonic Killing Activity but Does Not Protect against Babesia bovis Challenge. Pathogens. 2021 Dec 09; 10(12).
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    Score: 0.061
  15. Randomized, controlled trial comparing Rhodococcus equi and poly-N-acetyl glucosamine hyperimmune plasma to prevent R?equi pneumonia in foals. J Vet Intern Med. 2021 Nov; 35(6):2912-2919.
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    Score: 0.061
  16. Antibody activities in hyperimmune plasma against the Rhodococcus equi virulence -associated protein A or poly-N-acetyl glucosamine are associated with protection of foals against rhodococcal pneumonia. PLoS One. 2021; 16(8):e0250133.
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    Score: 0.060
  17. A Conserved Streptococcal Virulence Regulator Controls the Expression of a Distinct Class of M-Like Proteins. mBio. 2019 10 22; 10(5).
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    Score: 0.053
  18. Immunization against poly-N-acetylglucosamine reduces neutrophil activation and GVHD while sparing microbial diversity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 10 08; 116(41):20700-20706.
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    Score: 0.052
  19. In vitro evaluation of complement deposition and opsonophagocytic killing of Rhodococcus equi mediated by poly-N-acetyl glucosamine hyperimmune plasma compared to commercial plasma products. J Vet Intern Med. 2019 May; 33(3):1493-1499.
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    Score: 0.051
  20. PolyGlcNAc-containing exopolymers enable surface penetration by non-motile Enterococcus faecalis. PLoS Pathog. 2019 02; 15(2):e1007571.
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    Score: 0.050
  21. PNAG-specific equine IgG1 mediates significantly greater opsonization and killing of Prescottella equi (formerly Rhodococcus equi) than does IgG4/7. Vaccine. 2019 02 21; 37(9):1142-1150.
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    Score: 0.050
  22. Immunization with outer membrane vesicles displaying conserved surface polysaccharide antigen elicits broadly antimicrobial antibodies. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 04 03; 115(14):E3106-E3115.
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    Score: 0.047
  23. Structural basis for antibody targeting of the broadly expressed microbial polysaccharide poly-N-acetylglucosamine. J Biol Chem. 2018 04 06; 293(14):5079-5089.
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    Score: 0.047
  24. Targeting pan-resistant bacteria with antibodies to a broadly conserved surface polysaccharide expressed during infection. J Infect Dis. 2012 Jun; 205(11):1709-18.
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    Score: 0.031
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.