Microbiology & Immunology Theses and Dissertations

 

This collection contains theses and dissertations from the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, collected from the Scholarship@Western Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository

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Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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HcpE, a potential immuno-modulatory protein from Helicobacter pylori that is dependent on the Disulfide bond protein DsbHP, Jeff Lester

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Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase confers resistance to chemotherapy and γ radiation to cancer cells, independent of direct immune involvement, Saman Maleki Vareki

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The Role of KIM-1 Mediated Efferocytosis by Cancer Cells in Blocking the Immunogenicity of Tumor Cell Death, Sahra Nathoo

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Role of peptidoglycan modifications in predation by Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus 109J, Diane C. Szmiett

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The role of superantigens during Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization and infection, Stacey Xu

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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The role of IL-22 produced by Th17 cells in Type 1 Diabetes, Stacey M. Bellemore

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Elucidating the role of cathepsin B in the lifecycle of influenza A virus, Macon D. Coleman

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Human Adenovirus E1A binds and retasks cellular hBre1, blocking interferon signalling and activating virus early gene transcription, Gregory J. Fonseca

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Structure-Function Analysis of UDP-Sugar: Polyisoprenyl Phosphate Sugar-1-Phosphate Transferases, Sarah E. Furlong

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Evaluating the Co-commensal Lifestyles of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis, Piraveina Gnanasuntharam

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Cellular Adaptation of Macrophages to Anthrax Lethal Toxin-Induced Pyroptosis via Epigenetic Mechanisms, Chae Young Han

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The Interaction of the Human Adenovirus E1A Protein with the Human DREF Transcription Factor, Kris M. James

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Systematic Assessment of the Contribution of Superantigens to Nasopharyngeal Colonization in a Mouse Model of Streptococcal Infection, Katherine J. Kasper

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PEGylation as a novel tool to investigate the topology of Escherichia coli WecA, a membrane enzyme involved in lipopolysaccharide O antigen initiation, Stéphanie L. Lamothe

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Role of branched-chain amino acid transporters in Staphylococcus aureus virulence, Sameha Omer

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Systematic Analysis of Residues in Conserved Region 3 of the Human Papillomavirus 16 E7 Oncoprotein, Biljana Todorovic

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The Role of PU.1 and Spi-B in B Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Shereen Turkistany

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Characterization of Staphylococcus aureus Lipase, Vithooshan Vijayakumaran

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Folate Receptor-Targeting Liposomes for the Delivery of Antisense Molecules to Cancer Cells, Colin J. Way

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Gene Repression and Cell Cycle Regulation by PU.1 in Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Rachel GH Ziliotto

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Staphylococcus aureus response to long chain antimicrobial fatty acids, Benjamin Arsic

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Characterization of SLP-2 function in T lymphocytes, Darah Christie

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Role of IL-10 in the Immune Response to Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Carriage, Teresa Fernandez Plaza

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Restriction of HIV-1 replication by unique TRIM22 isoforms., Clayton Hattlmann

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Modulatory Effects Of North American Ginseng Extracts On Human Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses, Holly Rebecca Lemmon

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Sequesteration of lead, cadmium and arsenic by Lactobacillus species and detoxication potential, Marc A. Monachese

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The role of cystic fibrosis conductance regulator in the clearance of Burkholderia cenocepacia by macrophages, Hanna Ostapska

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Immune Responses to Homocitrullinated Protein/Peptide in Rheumatoid Arthritis, Mathias J. Scinocca

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The effect of dendritic cell mobilization on CD8+ T cell responses to influenza A virus, Adil N. Shivji

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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Transactivation by human Adenovirus Early Region 1A-Conserved Region Three, Jailal NG Ablack

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The HIV-1 Tat Protein and Adverse Drug Reactions: A model system utilizing Jurkat T cells and sulphamethoxazole-hydroxylamine, Kaothara Adeyanju

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Serum iron uptake and virulence in Staphylococcus aureus, Federico C. Beasley

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The Role of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in the Intestinal Immune System and the Response to Probiotics, Andrew J. Martins

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Critical Stages in Viral Replication - Entry, Gene Regulation and Egress, Matthew S. Miller

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Structure-Function Analysis of Enzymes of the Polyisoprenyl-Phosphate Hexose-1-Phosphate Transferase family, Kinnari B. Patel

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The intracellular behaviour of Burkholderia cenocepacia in murine macrophages, Jennifer S. Tolman