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Amity L. Roberts, PhD

Contact Dr. Roberts

117 South 11th Street
Pavilion, Room 207
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8726
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Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Identification of Staphylococcus epidermidis in the clinical microbiology laboratory by molecular methods
  2. Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) Immune Reconstitution Syndrome (IRIS) With Reduced Susceptibility to Ethambutol in an HIV-Infected Patient
  3. Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 6C presenting as recurrent prosthetic knee joint infection in a patient with a history of congenital asplenia and underlying autoimmune disease: A case report and literature review
  4. Strongyloides stercoralis infection in a non-endemic area
  5. Susceptibility of enterococci to daptomycin is dependent upon testing methodology
  6. Detection of group A Streptococcus in tonsils from pediatric patients reveals high rate of asymptomatic streptococcal carriage
  7. Dispersal of group a streptococcal biofilms by the cysteine protease SpeB leads to increased disease severity in a murine model
  8. Allelic replacement of the streptococcal cysteine protease SpeB in a Δsrv mutant background restores biofilm formation
  9. Loss of the group A Streptococcus regulator Srv decreases biofilm formation in vivo in an otitis media model of infection
  10. Biofilm formation by group A Streptococcus: A role for the streptococcal regulator of virulence (Srv) and streptococcal cysteine protease (SpeB)
  11. Susceptibility of compound 48/80-sensitized Pseudomonas aeruginosa to the hydrophobic biocide triclosan