Matthew Pettengill, PhD, D (ABMM)

Matthew Pettengill, PhD, D (ABMM)

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117 South 11th Street
207 Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8726

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Hindsight Is 2019—the Year in Clinical Microbiology
  2. BCG vaccination-induced emergency granulopoiesis provides rapid protection from neonatal sepsis
  3. Dynamic molecular changes during the first week of human life follow a robust developmental trajectory
  4. Probable donor-derived human adenovirus type 34 infection in 2 kidney transplant recipients from the same donor
  5. Cyclic AMP in human preterm infant blood is associated with increased TLR-mediated production of acute-phase and anti-inflammatory cytokines in vitro
  6. Correction: Human alkaline phosphatase dephosphorylates microbial products and is elevated in preterm neonates with a history of late-onset sepsis (PLoS ONE (2017) 12: 4 (e0175936) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175936)
  7. Adjuvant effect of Bacille Calmette-Guérin on hepatitis B vaccine immunogenicity in the preterm and term newborn
  8. Antimicrobial peptide ll-37 and recombinant human mannose-binding lectin express distinct age-and pathogen-specific antimicrobial activity in human newborn cord blood in vitro [version 1; peer review: 2 approved]
  9. Human newborn B cells mount an interferon-α/β receptor-dependent humoral response to respiratory syncytial virus
  10. Human alkaline phosphatase dephosphorylates microbial products and is elevated in preterm neonates with a history of late-onset sepsis
  11. Danger signals, inflammasomes, and the intricate intracellular lives of chlamydiae
  12. Distinct TLR-mediated cytokine production and immunoglobulin secretion in human newborn naïve B cells
  13. Adjuvant-induced human monocyte secretome profiles reveal adjuvant- and age-specific protein signatures
  14. Circulating human neonatal naïve B cells are deficient in CD73 impairing purine salvage
  15. Staphylococcus epidermidis bacteremia induces brain injury in neonatal mice via toll-like receptor 2-dependent and -independent pathways
  16. Soluble mediators regulating immunity in early life
  17. Soluble ecto-5'-nucleotidase (5'-NT), alkaline phosphatase, and adenosine deaminase (ADA1) activities in neonatal blood favor elevated extracellular adenosine
  18. Reversible inhibition of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in epithelial cells due to stimulation of P2X4 receptors
  19. Ivermectin Inhibits Growth of Chlamydia trachomatis in Epithelial Cells
  20. A Neonatal Model of Intravenous Staphylococcus epidermidis Infection in Mice <24 h Old Enables Characterization of Early Innate Immune Responses