148 Mechanisms of Periodontal Pathogens

Friday, March 23, 2012: 3:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m.
Session Type: Poster Session
1.25 CE hours
Identification of Oral Taxa from Rare Phyla/Candidate Divisions
A. CAMANOCHA, Dental Student, Harvard University, Boston, MA, and F. DEWHIRST, Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA
The Human Oral Microbiome: A Status Report
J.M. BLANTON1, A.T. KIREGA2, L. YANG3, T. CHEN4, C. LEONETTI1, A. TANNER2, W. WADE5, B.J. PASTER2, F.E. DEWHIRST2, and J. IZARD2, 1Molecular Genetics, Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA, 2Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA, 3Molecular Genetics, Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, 4The Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA, 5Microbiology, King's College London, London, England, Uk
PGRP-S role in Jurkat apoptosis induced by Fusobacterium nucleatum
K. EVANS1, M. RAPOZO-HILO2, Y. RAVANDOUST1, D. FRASER1, C. HOOVER3, and T. HUYNH4, 1University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 2Prevent. & Restor. Dental Sciences, University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 3University of California - San Francisco, Forestville, CA, 4School of Denitstry, University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
PG0242 and the Cobalamin Biosynthesis Pathway in Porphyromonas gingivalis
A. BARRETT1, P. RODRIGUES2, M. BELANGER3, D. AKIN4, W. DUNN JR4, and A. PROGULSKE-FOX1, 1Department of Oral Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 3University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 4Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Fusobacterium nucleatum autoaggregation as a mechanism of β-lactam antibiotic resistance
C. DE FONTNOUVELLE1, L. MARTIN1, and R. TELES2, 1Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA, 2Forsyth Institute, Cambridge, MA
Miconazole Activity Against Candida Biofilms on Acrylic Discs
B. DOROCKA-BOBKOWSKA1, S. GEBREMEDHIN2, N. DZGNES2, A. SZUMALA-KAKOL3, and K. KONOPKA2, 1Dept. of Prosthetic Dentistry, University of Medical Sciences - Poland, Poznan, Poland, 2Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA, 3Department of Microbiology, University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland
Caenorhabditis elegans as Potential Virulence Model for Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans Infections
V. DAHYA, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, A. PROGULSKE-FOX, Dept. of Oral Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, and J. MANS, Oral Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Producing a pMHCII tetramer to detect Porphyromonas gingivalis-specific CD4+ T-cells
P. BITTNER-EDDY, M.E. YU, and M. COSTALONGA, Developmental & Surgical Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Effects of PSP-Derived Antimicrobial Peptides on Enterococcus faecalis Conjugation
A. KROKE, S. GORR, and H. HIRT, Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Minneapolis, MN
Cranberry Fraction Induced Alteration of Periodontal Pathogen Lipopolyscacharide Functions
V.S. SANGHA, D. TIPTON, and J. BABU, Periodontics, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Correlation between endotoxins and periapical periodontits
A.C.C. XAVIER1, A. CHUNG1, C.A.T. CARVALHO2, L.D.D. OLIVEIRA2, M.C. VALERA3, A.O.C. JORGE4, and L.E. MAEKAWA4, 1Restorative Dentstry, Universidade Est. Paulista Julio Mesquita, Sao jose dos campos, Brazil, 2Universidade Est. Paulista Julio Mesquita, So Jos dos Campos, Brazil, 3UNESP, So Jos dos Campos, Brazil, 4Bioscience and Buccal Diagnosis, Universidade Est. Paulista Julio Mesquita, So Jose dos Campos, Brazil
Click scaffolds for inhibition of P. gingivalis biofilm formation
C.M. LONER, Oral Health & Rehabilitation, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, F.A. LUZZIO, Chemistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, and D. DEMUTH, Periodontics Endodontics & Dental Hygiene, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY