Publications

 

2019 

  1. Bresler, L., Price, T.K., Hilt, E.E., Joyce, C., Fitzgerald, C.M., Wolfe, A.J. 2019. Female lower urinary tract microbiota do not associate with IC/PBS symptoms: a case-controlled study. Int Urogynecol J. 2019 Apr 16.  doi: 10.1007/s00192-019-03942-9. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30993388
  2. Shannon, M.B., Limeira, R., Johansen, D., Gao, X., Lin, H., Dong, Q., Wolfe, A.J., Mueller, E.R. 2019. Bladder urinary oxygen tension is correlated with urinary microbiota composition. Int Urogynecol J. 2019 Mar 27. Doi: 10.1007/s00192-019-03931-y. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30918980
  3. Southworth, E., Hochstedler, B., Price, T.K., Joyce, C., Wolfe, A.J., Mueller, E.R. 2019. A Cross-sectional Pilot Cohort Study Comparing Standard Urine Collection to the Peezy Midstream Device for Research Studies Involving Women. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2019 Mar/Apr;25(2):e28e33doi:10.1097/SPV.0000000000000693.PMID:3080742
  4. Bajic, P., Wolfe, A.J., Gupta, G.N. 2019. Old instillations and new implications for bladder cancer: the urinary microbiome and intravesical BCG. BJU Int. 2019 Jan 21. doi: 10.1111/bju.14683. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30663202 
  5. Bajic, P., Wolfe, A.J., Gupta, G.N. The Urinary Microbiome: Implications in Bladder Cancer Pathogenesis and Therapeutics. Urology. 2019 Jan 4. pii: S0090-4295(19)30006-8. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2018.12.034. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:30615894
  6. Wolfe, A.J., Brubaker, L. Urobiome updates: advances in urinary microbiome research. Nat Rev Urol. 2018 Dec 3. doi: 10.1038/s41585-018-0127-5. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:30510275

2018

  1. Abelson, B., Sun, D., Que, L., Nebel, R.A., Baker, D., Popiel, P., Amundsen, C.L., Chai, T., Close, C., DiSanto, M., Fraser, M.O., Kielb, S.J., Kuchel, G., Mueller, E.R., Palmer, M.H., Parker-Autry, C., Wolfe, A.J., Damaser M.S. 2018. Sex differences in lower urinary tract biology and physiology. Biol Sex Differ. 2018 Oct 22;9(1):45. doi: 10.1186/s13293-018-0204-8. Review. PMID:30343668
  2. Thomas-White, K.J., Gao, X., Lin, H., Fok, C.S., Ghanayem, K., Mueller, E.R., Dong, Q., Brubaker, L., Wolfe, A.J. Urinary microbes and postoperative urinary tract infection risk in urogynecologic surgical patients. Int Urogynecol J. 2018 Dec;29(12):1797-1805. doi: 10.1007/s00192-018-3767-3. Epub 2018 Sep 28.PMID:30267143 
  3. Bajic, P., Van Kuiken, M.E., Burge, B.K., Kirshenbaum, E.J., Joyce, C.J., Wolfe A.J., Branch J.D., Bresler L., Farooq A.V. Male Bladder Microbiome Relates to Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. Eur Urol Focus. 2018 Aug 21. pii: S2405-4569(18)30220-7. doi: 10.1016/j.euf.2018.08.001. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:30143471
  4. Fok, C.S., Gao, X., Lin, H., Thomas-White, K.J., Mueller, E.R., Wolfe, A.J., Dong, Q., Brubaker, L. 2018. Urinary symptoms are associated with certain urinary microbes in urogynecologic surgical patients. Int Urogynecol J. 2018 Dec;29(12):1765-1771. doi: 10.1007/s00192-018-3732-1. Epub 2018 Aug 16. PMID:30116843  
  5. Garretto, A., Thomas-White, K., Wolfe, A.J., Putonti, C. 2018. Detecting viral genomes in the female urinary microbiome. J Gen Virol. 2018 Aug;99(8):1141-1146. doi: 10.1099/jgv.0.001097. Epub 2018 Jun 11. PMID:29889019
  6. Miller-Ensminger, T., Garretto A., Brenner, J., Thomas-White, K., Zambom, A., Wolfe, A.J., Putonti, C. 2018. Bacteriophages of the Urinary Microbiome. J Bacteriol. 2018 Mar 12;200(7). pii: e00738-17. doi: 10.1128/JB.00738-17. Print 2018 Apr 1. PMID:29378882  
  7. Thomas-White, K., Forster, S.C., Kumar, N., Van Kuiken, M., Putonti, C., Stares, M.D., Hilt, E.E., Price, T.K., Wolfe, A.J., Lawley, TD. 2018. Culturing of female bladder bacteria reveals an interconnected urogenital microbiota. Nat Commun. 2018 Apr 19;9(1):1557. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-03968-5. PMID:29674608
  8. Price, T.K., Hilt, E.E., Dune, T.J., Mueller, E.R., Wolfe, A.J., Brubaker L. Urine Trouble: Should we think Differently about UTI? Int Urogyne J. 2018 Feb; 29(2):205-210. doi: 10.1007/s00192-017-3528-8. 

2017

  1. Mueller, E.R., Wolfe, A.J., Brubaker, L. The Female Urinary Microbiota. Current Opin Urology. 2017 Feb 23. doi: 101097/MOU.0000000000000396. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:28234750
  2. Brubaker, L., and Wolfe, A.JThe Female Urinary Microbiota, Urinary Health and Common Urinary Disorders. Annals of Translational Medicine. 2017 Jan;5(2):34. doi: 10.21037/atm.2016.11.62. PMID:28217699
  3. Schwaderer, A.L. and Wolfe, A.JThe Association Between Bacteria and Urinary Stones. Annals of Translational Medicine. 2017 Jan;5(2):32. doi:. In P 10.21037/atm.2016.11.73. PMID:28217697
  4. Brubaker, L. and Wolfe, A.JMicrobiota in 2016: Associating Infection and Incontinence with the Female Urinary Microbiota. Nat Rev Urol. 2017 Jan 4. doi: 10.1038/nrurol.2016.262. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:2805001 

2016

  1. Price, T.K., Shaheen, M., Kalesinskas, L., Malki, K., Hilt, E.E., Putonti, C., Wolfe, A.JDraft Genome Sequence of a Urinary Isolate of Lactobacillus crispatus. Genome Announc. 2016 Dec 1;4(6). pii: e01278-16. doi:10.1128/genomeA.01278-16. PMID:27908986
  2. Hilt, E.E., Price, T.K., Diebel, K., Putonti, C., Wolfe, A.J.Draft Genome Sequence for a Urinary Isolate of Nosocomiicoccus ampullae. Genome Announc. 2016 Nov 17;4(6). pii: e01248-16. doi:10.1128/genomeA.01248-16. PMID:27856579
  3. Price, T.K., Mehrtash, A., Kalesinskas, L., Malki, K., Hilt, E.E., Putonti, C., Wolfe, A.J.Genome Sequences and Annotation of Two Urinary Isolates of  coli. Stand Genomic Sci. 2016. 12:11:79. PMID:27777649
  4. Malki, K., Shaprio, J.W., Price, T.K., Hilt, E.E., Thomas-White, K.J., Sircar, T., Rosenfeld, A.B., Kuffel, G., Zilliox, M.J., Wolfe, A.J., Putonti, C. Genomes of GardnerellaStrains Reveal an Abundance of Prophages within the Bladder Microbiome. PLoS One. 2016 Nov 18; 11(11):e0166757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0166757. PMID: 27861551 
  5. Brubaker, L. and Wolfe, A.JThe Urinary Microbiota: A Paradigm Shift for Bladder Disorders?Current Opinions in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016 Oct;28(5):407-12. doi: 10.1097/GCO.0000000000000298. PMID:27379439
  6. Thomas-White, K., Kliethermes, S., Rickey, L., Lukacz, E., Richter, H.E., Moalli, P., Zimmern, P., Norton, P., Kusek, J.W., Wolfe, A.J. and Brubaker, L. for the NIDDK Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network. Evolution of the Urinary Microbiome of Women with Uncomplicated Stress Urinary Incontinence. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016 Aug 4. pii: S0002-9378(16)30522-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2016.07.049. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:27498309 
  7. Losada, L., Amundsen, C.L., Ashton-Miller, J., Chai, T., Close, C., Damaser, M., DiSanto, M., Dmochowski, R., Fraser, M.O., Kielb, S.J., Kuchel, G., Mueller, E.R., Parker-Autry, C., Wolfe, A.J., Mallampalli, M.P. Expert Panel Recommendations on Lower Urinary Tract Health of Women Across Their Life Span. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2016 Jun 10. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:27285829
  8. Thomas-White, K., Brady, M., Wolfe, A.J., Mueller, E.R. The Bladder is Not Sterile: History and Current Discoveries on the Urinary Microbiome. Bladder Dysfunct. Rep. 2016 Mar; 11(1):18-24. [Epub 2016 Jan 30]. PMID:27182288 
  9. Price, T.K. and Dune, T., Hilt, E.E., Thomas-White, K.J., Kliethermes, S., Brincat, C., Brubaker, L., Wolfe, A.J., Mueller, E.R., Schreckenberger, P.C. The Clinical Urine Culture: Enhanced Techniques Improve Detection of Clinically Relevant Microorganisms.J Clin Microbiol. 2016 May; 54(5) doi:10.1128/JCM.00044-16. [Epub 2016 Mar 9]. PMID:26962083
  10. Barr-Baer, E., Saxena,V., Hilt, E.E., Thomas-White, K., Schober, M., Li, B., Becknell, B., Hains, D.S., Wolfe, A.J., and Schwarderer, A.L. The Interaction between Enterobacteriaceae and Calcium Oxalate Deposits.PLoS One. 2015 Oct 8;10(10):e0139575. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0139575. eCollection 2015. PMID:26448465

2015

  1. Thomas-White, K., Hilt, E.E., Fok, C., Pearce, M.M., Mueller, E.R., Kliethermes, S., Jacobs, K., Zilliox, M.J., Brincat, C., Price, T.K., Kuffel, G., Schreckenberger, P.C., Gai, X. Brubaker, L. and Wolfe, A. J. Incontinence Medication Response Relates to the Female Urinary Microbiota.IUJO 2015 Sep 30. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:26423260
  2. Pearce, M.M., Zilliox, M.J., Thomas-White, K.J., Richter, H.E., Nager, C.W., Visco, A.G., Nygaard, I.E., Barber, M.D., Schaffer, J., Moalli, P., Sung, V.W., Smith, A.L., Rogers, R., Nolen, T.L., Wallace, D., Meikle, S.F., Gai, X., Wolfe, A.J., AND Brubaker, L; Pelvic Floor Disorders Network. The Female Urinary Microbiota in Urgency Urinary Incontinence. Am J Obstet Gynecol. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Sep; 213(3):347. PMID:26210757 
  3. Wolfe, A. J. and Brubaker, L. “Sterile Urine” and the Presence of Bacteria. Eur Urol. 2015 Aug;68(2):173-4. PMID: 25774008
  4. Brubaker, L. and Wolfe, A. J. The New World of the Urinary Microbiome in Women. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2015 May 21. pii: S0002-9378(15)00508-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.05.032. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 26003055  

2014

  1. Nienhouse, V., Gao, X., Dong, Q., Nelson, D.E., Toh, E., McKinley, K., Schreckenberger, P., Shibata, N., Fok, C.S., Kenton, K., Mueller, E.R., Brubaker, L., Wolfe, A.J., and Radek, K.A. Interplay Between Bladder Microbiota and Urinary Antimicrobial Peptides: Mechanisms for Human Urinary Tract Infection Risk and Symptom Severity. PLoS One. 2014 Dec 8;9(12):e114185. PMID:25486068
  2. Le, P., Pearce, M.M., Zhang, S., Campbell, E.M., Fok, C.S., Mueller, E.R., Brincat, C.A., Wolfe, A.J. and Brubaker, L. IL22 Regulates Human Urothelial Cell Sensory and Innate Functions through Modulation of the Acetylcholine Response, Immunoregulatory Cytokines and Antimicrobial Peptides: Assessment of an in vitro Model. PLoS One. 2014 Oct 29;9(10):e111375. PMID:25354343. 
  3. Wolfe, A. J. The Female Urinary Microbiome: A Comparison of Women with and Without Urgency Urinary Incontinence. UroToday.
  4. Pearce, M.M., Hilt, E.E., Rosenfeld, A.B., Zilliox, M.J., Thomas-White, K., Fok, C., Kliethermes, S., Schreckenberger, P., Brubaker, L., Gai, X. and Wolfe, A.J. The Female Urinary Microbiome: A Comparison of Women with and without Urgency Urinary Incontinence. mBio. 2014 Jul 8;5(4). pii: e01283-14. PMID:25006228 
  5. Brubaker, L., Nager, C.W., Richter, H.E., Visco, A., Nygaard, I., Barber, M.D., Schaffer, J., Meikle, S., Wallace, D., Shibata, N., Wolfe, A.J. Urinary Bacteria in Adult Women with Urgency Urinary Incontinence. Int Urogynecol J. 2014 Feb 11. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:24515544
  6. Hilt, E.E., McKinley, K., Pearce, M.M., Rosenfeld, A.B., Zilliox, M.J., Mueller, E.R., Brubaker, L., Gai, X., Wolfe, A.J., and Schreckenberger, P.C. Urine is Not Sterile: Use of Enhanced Urine Culture Techniques to Detect Resident Bacterial Flora in the Adult Female Bladder. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Mar;52(3):871-6. PMID:24371246 

2013

  1. Fok, C.S., McKinley, K., Mueller, E.R., Kenton, K., Schreckenberger, P., Wolfe, A.J., and Brubaker, L. Day of Surgery Urine Cultures Identify Urogynecologic Patients at Increased Risk for Post-operative Urinary Tract Infection. J Urol. 2013. 189(5):1721-4. PMID:23219547

2012

  1.  Wolfe, A.J., Toh, E., Shibata, N., Rong, R., Kenton, K., FitzGerald, M., Mueller, E., Schreckenberger, P., Dong, Q., Nelson, D. and Brubaker, L. Evidence of Uncultivated Bacteria in the Adult Female Bladder. J. Clin Microbiology 2012. 50(4):376-83. PMID:22278835