Abstracts

2019

  • The toxin-antitoxin module PemIK may allow bladder isolates of Escherichia coli to resist infection by bladder phage. Cesar E Montelongo Hernandez, Catherine Putonti, Alan J Wolfe. Clinical and Scientific Advances in Urinary Tract Infections Conference 2019, Columbus, OH, June 2019.
  • Temporal Dynamics of the Lower Urinary Tract Microbiota in Pre-Menopausal Community Women.Travis K. Price, Birte Wolff, Thomas M. Halverson, Evann E. Hilt, Roberto Limeira, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe. American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Microbe 2019, San Francisco, CA, June 2019.
  • Coliphage Diversity within the Urinary Tract. Taylor Miller-Ensminger, Andrea Garretto, Catherine Putonti. American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Microbe 2019. San Francisco, CA. June 20-24, 2019.
  •  Spike! The Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteriophage. Genevieve Johnson, Catherine Putonti. American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Microbe 2019. San Francisco, CA. June 20-24, 2019.
  • Characterizing the Female Urethral Microbiota in an Attempt to Deconstruct Voided Urine. Baylie Hochstedler, Yufan B. Chen, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe. Clinical and Scientific Advances in Urinary Tract Infections. Columbus, OH June 28-30, 2019.
  • The toxin-antitoxin module PemIK may allow bladder isolates of Escherichia coli to resist infection by bladder phage. Cesar E Montelongo Hernandez, Catherine Putonti, Alan J Wolfe. International Continence Society (ICS) 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden, September 2019.
  • Characterizing the Female Urethral Microbiota in an Attempt to Deconstruct Voided Urine. Baylie Hochstedler, Yufan B. Chen, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society. Gothenburg, Sweden September 3-6, 2019.
  • The Urinary Microbiota of Women with Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: Opportunities to Improve Clinical Care. Baylie Hochstedler, Carrie Jung, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society. Gothenburg, Sweden September 3-6, 2019.

2018

 

  • Expanded quantitative culture (EQC) detects unique live bacteria from kidney stones. Petar. Bajic, Kuiken M Van, Bethany Burge, Alan J Wolfe, Andrew Schwaderer, B. Knudsen, Larissa Bresler, Ahmer Farooq, Thomas Turk, Kristin Baldea. American Urology Association. San Francisco, CA. May 18-21, 2018.
  • Increasing International Prostate Symptom Score predicts presence of bacteria within the bladder in the absence of urinary tract infection. Petar Bajic, Kuiken M Van, Bethany Burge, E. Kirshenbaum, Alan J Wolfe, C. Joyce, Kristin Baldea, Larissa Bresler, Ahmer Farooq. American Urology Association. San Francisco, CA.  May 1-21, 2018.
  • Bladder microbiota differ in men and women with and without lower urinary tract symptoms. Petar Bajic, Kuiken M Van, Bethany Burge, E. Kirshenbaum, Alan J Wolfe, Kristin Baldea, Larissa Bresler, Farooq A. American Urology Association. San Francisco, CA.  May 18-21, 2018.
  • Displays in vitro Phenotypes Related to Urothelial Cell Interaction. Evann E. Hilt, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Catherine Putonti, Karen Visick, Alan J. WolfeAerococcus urinae. American Society for Microbiology Microbe, Atlanta, GA, June 7-11 2018.
  • Uncovering Viruses in the Human Microbiome. Andrea Garretto, Rita Mormando, Catherine Putonti. Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology, Chicago, IL. July 6-10, 2018
  • Novel Pseudomonas aeruginosa Phage Spike! Bacteriophages. Genevieve Johnson, Catherine Putonti. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting, Madison, WI. August 6-10, 2018.
  • The Core Phageome of the Urinary Tract.Andrea Garretto, Catherine Putonti. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting, Madison, WI. August 6-10, 2018.
  • Bacteriophage Infection of Clinical E. coli Isolates from the Female Bladder. Rita Mormando, Andrea Garretto, Taylor Miller-Ensminger, Alan J. Wolfe, Catherine Putonti. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting, Madison, WI. August 6-10, 2018.
  • Tandemly Repeated Prophages Sequences within Uropathogenic E. coli. Taylor Miller-Ensminger, Jason W. Shapiro, Catherine Putonti. (2018) Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting, Madison, WI. August 6-10, 2018.
  • Effects of Predation by the Broad Host-Range Phage PRD1 on the Human Microbiota. Nicole Stark, Catherine Putonti. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting, Madison, WI. August 6-10, 2018. 
  • Genomic Comparison of E. coli Genomes from the Bladders of Women with and without Urinary Tract Infections. Andrea Garretto, Alan J. Wolfe, Catherine Putonti. The 22nd International Lake Arrowhead Microbial Genomics Conference, Los Angeles, CA. September 16-20, 2018.
  • The Urinary Microbiota of Women with Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: Opportunities to Improve Clinical Care. C. E. Jung, Baylie Hochstedle, Travis K. Price, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker. AUGS Chicago, IL, October 10-13, 2018.
  • Attempts to develop a “Cleaner-Catch” urine collection technique: PEEZY midstream device to improve voided urine sample accuracy for biomedical research. E. Southworth, Baylie Hochstedler, Alan J. Wolfe, Elizabeth R. Mueller.  AUGS Chicago, IL, October 10-13, 2018.

2017

 

  • Investigation into Autoinducer-type Pathway in Aerococcus urinae. Evann E. Hilt, Thomas M. Halverson, Karen Visick, Alan J. Wolfe. Bacterial Locomotion and Signal Transduction (BLAST). New Orleans, LA. January 2017.
  • Feasibility of Measuring Bladder Urine Oxygen Tension. Meghan Brady, M. Genereux, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Danielle Johansen, Colleen M. Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Elizabeth R. Mueller. Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU). Scottsdale, AZ. February 2017.
  • The Existence of a Male Urinary Microbiome and its Potential Role in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. Michelle VanKuiken, Bethany Burge, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, J. Branch, Larissa Bresler, Alan J. Wolfe, A. Farooq. American Urological Association (AUA). Boston, MA. May 2017.
  • Investigation into a Cell-Density Dependent Pathway in Aerococcus urinae. Evann E. Hilt, Thomas M. Halverson, Karen Visick, Alan J. Wolfe. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. New Orleans, LA. June 2017.
  • A Reinterpretation of UTI Diagnostic Thresholds in a Urogynecologic Population. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. New Orleans, LA. June 2017.
  • Measuring the Effects of Alcohol on the Genitourinary Microbiome. Danielle Johansen, Travis K. Price, Alan J. Wolfe. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. New Orleans, LA. June 2017.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiota Differ by Primary Lower Urinary Tract Disorder. Travis K. Price, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Cynthia Brincat, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society (ICS). Florence, Italy. September 2017.
  • Detecting Uropathogens in a Urogynecologic Population: A Comparison of UTI Diagnostic Thresholds. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society (ICS). Florence, Italy. September 2017.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiota Differ by Primary Lower Urinary Tract Disorder. Travis K. Price, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Cynthia Brincat, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Providence, RI. October 2017.
  • Detecting Uropathogens in a Urogynecologic Population: A Comparison of UTI Diagnostic Thresholds. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Providence, RI. October 2017.
  • Natural History of an Acute Urinary Tract Infection in a Young Woman. Danielle Johansen, Travis K. Price, Roberto Limeira, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Providence, RI. October 2017.
  • The Female Genitourinary Microbiota: Short-Term Stability, Resilience, and Peri-Urethral Relationships. Travis K. Price, Danielle Johansen, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Providence, RI. October 2017.
  • A Comparison of the Female and Male Urinary Microbiota in Patients with and without Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. Michelle Van Kuiken, Travis K. Price, Bethany K. Burger, Petar Bajic, Alan J. Wolfe, Ahmer Farooq. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Providence, RI. October 2017.

2016

 

  • Detecting Clinically Relevant Microorganisms: We Can Do Better. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU). New Orleans, LA. February 2016.
  • Patient Perception of Urinary Tract Infection is Associated with Decreased Urinary Microbial Diversity. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU). New Orleans, LA. February 2016.
  • False Negatives of Standard Urine Cultures May Delay Patient Treatment. Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Linda Brubaker, Cynthia Brincat, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R. Mueller. Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU). New Orleans, LA. February 2016.
  • Variation in the Urinary Microbiome of Pregnant Women Compared to Non-pregnant Controls. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Thaddeus P. Waters, Kristin M. Jacobs, James Grayczyk, Evann E. Hilt, J.R. Goodman, Alan J. Wolfe. Society for Reproductive Investigation. Montreal, Canada. March 2016.
  • Analyzing Bacteria within the Bladder Microbiota. Majed Shaheen, Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Alan J. Wolfe, Catherine Putonti. International Society for Computing Biology, Great Lakes Bioinformatics and Canadian Computational Biology Conference (GLBIO/CCBC) 2016. Toronto, Canada. May 2016.
  • Facilitating Comparative Genomic Analysis of Novel Microbes: Examination of Lactobacillus crispatus in the Female Urinary Microbiome. Laurynas Kalesinskas, Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Alan J. Wolfe, Catherine Putonti. GLBIO/CCBC 2016. Toronto, Canada. May 2016.
  • Urinary Lactobacillus crispatus Produces a Molecule Which Kills Uropathogenic E. coli. Katherine Diebel, Travis K. Price, Alan J. Wolfe. Probiota. Chicago, IL. May 2016.
  • Overactive Bladder Phenotype Observed in Urothelial Cells Treated with Bacterial Supernatant. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Phong Le, Alan J. Wolfe. Probiota. Chicago, IL. May 2016.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiota Relates to Incontinence Medication Efficacy. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Stephanie Kliethermes, Kristin Jacobs, Michael J. Zilliox, Cynthia Brincat, Travis K. Price, Gina Kuffel, Paul Schreckenberger, Xiowau Gai, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. Probiota. Chicago, IL. May 2016.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: The Urinary Microbiota of Overactive Bladder Patients. Evann E. Hilt, Kathleen McKinley, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Linda Brubaker, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. Probiota. Chicago, IL. May 2016.
  • Urinary Tract Infection Symptoms in Women Relate to Uropathogens while False Negatives of Standard Urine Culture May Delay Patient Treatment. Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Cynthia Brincat, Colleen Fitzgerald, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R. Mueller. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. Boston, MA. June 2016.
  • Overactive Bladder Phenotype Observed in Urothelial Cells Treated with Bacterial Supernatant. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Shubin Zhang, Alan J. Wolfe, Phong Le. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. Boston, MA. June 2016.
  • Urinary Lactobacillus crispatus Produces a Molecule which Kills Uropathogenic E. coli. Katie Diebel, Travis K. Price, Alan J. Wolfe. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. Boston, MA. June 2016.
  • Enhanced Urine Culture Protocol Improves Detection of Clinically Relevant Microorganisms in Symptomatic Women. Paul Schreckenberger, Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Stephanie Kliethermes, Alan J. Wolfe. American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Microbe. Boston, MA.  June 2016.
  • New Insight into Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: Associations between Urinary Microbiota and Urinary Symptoms. Travis K. Price, Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth E. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe. Clinical and Scientific Advances in Urinary Tract Infection, Nationwide Children's Hospital. Colombus, OH. August 2016.
  • Bladder and Vaginal Microbiomes have a Corresponding Shift Following Estrogen Treatment in Post-menopausal Women. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Susanne Taege, Danielle M. Johansen, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Brincat, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. International Meeting on Microbial Genomes. Lake Arrowhead, CA. September 2016.
  • Bladder and Vaginal Microbiomes have a Corresponding Shift Following Estrogen Treatment in Post-menopausal Women. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Susanne Taege, Danielle M. Johansen, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Brincat, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Champaign-Urbana, IL. September 2016.
  • Microbial Maintenance: The Effect of Lactobacillus crispatus against Uropathogens. Giuseppe A. Pistone, Travis K. Price, Katie Diebel, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Champaign-Urbana, IL. September 2016.
  • Assessing the Stability of the Female Genitourinary Microbiota. Danielle M. Johansen, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Champaign-Urbana, IL. September 2016.
  • Overactive Bladder Phenotype Observed in Urothelial Cells Treated with Bacterial Supernatant. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Shubin Zhang, Alan J. Wolfe, Phong Le. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Champaign-Urbana, IL. September 2016.
  • The Existence of a Male Urinary Microbiome and its Potential Role in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. Michelle VanKuiken, Bethany Burge, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, J. Branch, Larissa Bresler, Alan J. Wolfe, A. Farooq. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Champaign-Urbana, IL. September 2016.
  • Bladder Pain Conditions in Women May Have Microbial Associations. Travis K. Price, Colleen Fitzgerald, Larissa Bresler, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Denver, CO. September 2016.
  • Differences in the Female Urinary Microbiota by Continence Status. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Denver, CO. September 2016.
  • Evaluation of the Urinary Microbiome of Women with Uncomplicated Stress Urinary Incontinence. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Stephanie Kliethermes, L. Rickey, E. Lukacz, H.E. Richter, P. Moaelli, P. Zimmern, P. Norton, J.W. Kusek, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker for the NIDDK Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Denver, CO. September 2016.
  • Feasibility of Measuring Bladder Urine Oxygen Tension. Meghan Brady, M. Genereux, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Danielle Johansen, Colleen M. Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Elizabeth R. Mueller. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Denver, CO. September 2016.
  • Bladder and Vaginal Microbiomes have a Corresponding Shift Following Estrogen Treatment in Post-menopausal Women. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Susanne Taege, Danielle Johansen, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Brincat, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. NIDDK Urology Program Directors Conference. Asilomar, CA. December 2016.
  • Evaluation of the Urinary Microbiome of Women with Uncomplicated Stress Urinary Incontinence. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Stephanie Kliethermes, L. Rickey, E. Lukacz, H.E. Richter, P. Moaelli, P. Zimmern, P. Norton, J.W. Kusek, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker for the NIDDK Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network. NIDDK Urology Program Directors Conference. Asilomar, CA. December 2016.
  • A Reinterpretation of UTI Diagnostic Thresholds in a Urogynecologic Population. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. NIDDK Urology Program Directors Conference. Asilomar, CA. December 2016.
  • Detecting Clinically Relevant Microorganisms: We Can Do Better. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. NIDDK Urology Program Directors Conference. Asilomar, CA. December 2016.
  • Overactive Bladder Phenotype Observed in Urothelial Cells Treated with Bacterial Supernatant. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Shubin Zhang, Alan J. Wolfe, Phong Le. NIDDK Urology Program Directors Conference. Asilomar, CA. December 2016.
  • Investigation into Autoinducer-type Pathway in Aerococcus urinae. Evann E. Hilt, Thomas M. Halverson, Karen Visick, Alan J. Wolfe. NIDDK Urology Program Directors Conference. Asilomar, CA. December 2016.

2015

 

  • Do Pregnant Women Contain a Urinary Microbiome? Kristin M. Jacobs, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, James Grayczyk, Alan J. Wolfe and Thaddeus P. Waters. Society for Reproductive Investigation (SRI). San Francisco, CA. March 2015.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: A Description of the Female Urinary Microbiome. Alan J. Wolfe, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Travis K. Price, Cynthia Fok, Meghan Pearce, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Xioawu Gai. International Human Microbiome Conference. Luxembourg. March 2015.
  • Pregnant Women Contain a Unique Urinary Microbiome. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Kristin M. Jacobs, Evann E. Hilt, James Grayczyk, Alan J. Wolfe and Thaddeus P. Waters. International Human Microbiome Conference. Luxembourg. March 2015.
  • New Insight into Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: Associations between the Urinary Microbiota and Urinary Symptoms. Travis K. Price, Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R. Mueller. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Indianapolis, IN. August 2015.
  • Improved Urine Culture Technique to Detect Clinically Relevant Microorganisms. Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Tanaka Dune, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Indianapolis, IN. August 2015.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome Relates to Incontinence Medication Efficacy. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Stephanie Kliethermes, Kristin Jacobs, Michael J. Zilliox, Cynthia Brincat, Travis K. Price, Gina Kuffel, Paul Schreckenberger, Xiaowu Gai, Linda Brubaker and Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Indianapolis, IN. August 2015.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome Relates to Incontinence Medication Efficacy. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Stephanie Kliethermes, Kristin Jacobs, Michael J. Zilliox, Cynthia Brincat, Travis K. Price, Gina Kuffel, Paul Schreckenberger, Xiaowu Gai, Linda Brubaker and Alan J Wolfe. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages. Madison, WI. August 2015.
  • Improved Urine Culture Technique to better Detect Clinically Relevant Microorganisms. Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Tanaka Dune, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. NIDDK – Urology Program Directors’ Meeting. Madison WI. September 2015.
  • New Insight into Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: Associations between the Urinary Microbiota and Urinary Symptoms. Travis K. Price, Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R. Mueller. NIDDK – Urology Program Directors’ Meeting. Madison WI. September 2015.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: A Description of the Female Urinary Microbiome. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Travis K. Price, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Xioawu Gai and Alan J. Wolfe. NIDDK – Urology Program Directors’ Meeting. Madison WI. September 2015.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome Relates to Incontinence Medication Efficacy. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Stephanie Kliethermes, Kristin Jacobs, Michael J. Zilliox, Cynthia Brincat, Travis K. Price, Gina Kuffel, Paul Schreckenberger, Xiaowu Gai, Linda Brubaker and Alan J Wolfe. NIDDK – Urology Program Directors’ Meeting. Madison WI. September 2015.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiota Relates to Incontinence Medication Efficacy. Alan J. Wolfe, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Stephanie Kliethermes, Kristin Jacobs, Michael J. Zilliox, Cynthia Brincat, Travis K. Price, Gina Kuffel, Paul Schreckenberger, Xiaowu Gai and Linda Brubaker. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Seattle, WA. October 2015.
  • Pre-operative Urinary Microbiome Reveals Post-operative Urinary Tract Infection Risk. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Cynthia Fok, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Seattle, WA. October 2015.
  • Detecting Clinically Relevant Microorganisms:  We Can do Better. Paul Schreckenberger, Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe. Detecting clinically relevant microorganisms:  We can do better. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Seattle, WA. October 2015.
  • False Negatives of Standard Urine Cultures May Delay Patient Treatment. Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R. Mueller. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Seattle, WA. October 2015.
  • Specific Urinary Tract Infection Symptoms in Women Relate to Urinary Organisms. Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R.  Mueller. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Seattle, WA. October 2015.
  • Patient Perception of UTI is Associated with Decreased Urinary Microbial Diversity. Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger. Patient perception of UTI is associated with decreased urinary microbial diversity. American Urogynecology Society (AUGS). Seattle, WA. October 2015.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiota Relates to Incontinence Medication Efficacy. Alan J. Wolfe, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Stephanie Kliethermes, Kristin Jacobs, Michael J. Zilliox, Cynthia Brincat, Travis K. Price, Gina Kuffel, Paul Schreckenberger, Xiaowu Gai and Linda Brubaker. International Continence Society (ICS). Montreal, Canada. October 2015.
  • Pre-operative Urinary Microbiome Reveals Post-operative UTI Risk. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Cynthia Fok, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker. International Continence Society (ICS). Montreal, Canada. October 2015.
  • Detecting Clinically Relevant Microorganisms:  We Can do Better. Paul Schreckenberger, Travis K. Price, Evann E. Hilt, Tanaka Dune, Colleen Fitzgerald, Cynthia Brincat, Linda Brubaker, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society (ICS). Montreal, Canada. October 2015.
  • Specific Urinary Tract Infection Symptoms in Women Relate to Uropathogens while False Negatives of Standard Urine Cultures may Delay Patient Treatment. Tanaka Dune, Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Linda Brubaker, Cynthia Brincat, Colleen Fitzgerald, Alan J. Wolfe, Paul Schreckenberger, Elizabeth R. Mueller. International Continence Society (ICS). Montreal, Canada. October 2015.

2014

 

  • Comparison of the Bruker Biotyper and Vitek MS MALDI-TOF Systems for Identification of Glucose Nonfermenting Gram-Negative Bacilli. Paul Schreckenberger, Kathleen McKinley, Joyce Tjhio, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Amy Rosenfeld, Michael J. Zilliox, Xiowau Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. ECCMID. Barcelona, Spain. May 2014.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: The Urinary Microbiota of Overactive Bladder Patients. Evann E. Hilt, Kathleen McKinley, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. Annual Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology (ASM). Boston, MA. May 2014.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: The Urinary Microbiota of Overactive Bladder Patients. Evann E. Hilt, Kathleen McKinley, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. ANAEROBE 2014. Chicago, IL. June 2014.
  • Human Urothelial Cells: New Discoveries from an in vitro Model. Phong Le, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Shubin Zhang, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker. AUGS/IUGA. Washington DC. July 2014.
  • Genomic and in vitro Characterization of the Urinary Microbiota in Overactive Bladder (OAB) and Non-OAB Women. Travis K. Price, Amy Rosenfeld, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Phong Le, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Alan J. Wolfe. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phage Meeting. Madison, WI. August 2014.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome: A Comparison of Women with and without Urgency Urinary Incontinence. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Amy Rosenfeld, Michael J. Zilliox, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Cynthia Fok, Stephanie Kliethermes, Paul Schreckenberger, Linda Brubaker, Xioawu Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phage Meeting. Madison, WI. August 2014.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: A Description of the Female Urinary Microbiome. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Travis K. Price, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Xioawu Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. 20th International Microbial Genomes Conference. Lake Arrowhead, CA. September 2014.  
  • Genomic and in vitro Characterization of the Urinary Microbiota in Overactive Bladder (OAB) and Non-OAB Women. Travis K. Price, Amy Rosenfeld, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Phong Le, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Chicago, IL. September 2014.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome: A Comparison of Women with and without Urgency Urinary Incontinence. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Amy Rosenfeld, Michael J. Zilliox, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Cynthia Fok, Stephanie Kliethermes, Paul Schreckenberger, Linda Brubaker, Xioawu Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Chicago, IL. September 2014.
  • New Urine Culture Technique Could Improve the Diagnosis and Treatment of Urinary Tract Infections in Diabetic Patients. Evann E. Hilt, Travis K. Price, Tanaka Dune, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. Diabetes and the Microbiome Research Symposium. Chicago, IL. October 2014.
  • Urine is Not Sterile: A Description of the Female Urinary Microbiome. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Travis K. Price, Cynthia Fok, Meghan M. Pearce, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Alan J. Wolfe. Diabetes and the Microbiome Research Symposium. Chicago, IL. October 2014.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome: A Comparison of Women with and without Urgency Urinary Incontinence. Evann E. Hilt, Meghan M. Pearce, Amy Rosenfeld, Michael J. Zilliox, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Cynthia Fok, Stephanie Kliethermes, Paul Schreckenberger, Linda Brubaker, Xioawu Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. Diabetes and the Microbiome Research Symposium. Chicago, IL. October 2014.
  • The Female Urinary Microbiome in Urinary Urgency Incontinence. Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker, Meghan M. Pearce, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Krystal J. Thomas-White. ICS. Rio de Janiero, Brazil. October 2014.
  • Urinary Bacterial Genera Differ in Women with Urinary Urgency Incontinence Versus Controls. Meghan M. Pearce, Evann E. Hilt, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Kathleen McKinley, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Xioawu Gai, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. ICS. Rio de Janiero, Brazil. October 2014.
  • Bacteria and Calcium Kidney Stones. Andrew Schwaderer, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Evann E. Hilt, Alan J. Wolfe, D. Hains, E. Barr-Beare, V. Saxena. American Society of Nephrology. Philadelphia, PA. November 2014.

2013

 

  • Preliminary Evidence of Urinary Microbiome’s Role in Female Urinary Incontinence Subtypes. Linda Brubaker, Cynthia Fok, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Kim Kenton, Xiowau Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society (ICS). Barcelona, Spain. August 2013.
  • Evidence of a Human Urinary Microbiota. Evann E. Hilt, Kathleen McKinley, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Notre Dame, IN. August 2013.
  • Accuracy of RDP Classifier via the QIIME Pipeline on Sequences from the Female Urinary Microbiome Project. Krystal J. Thomas-White, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Xiowau Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC).  Notre Dame, IN. August 2013.
  • Characterization of the Urinary Tract Microbiome using the MiSeq Next-Generation Sequencing Platform. Meghan M. Pearce, Krystal J. Thomas-White, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Evann E. Hilt, Cynthia Fok, Xiowau Gai, Linda Brubaker, Alan J. Wolfe. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Notre Dame, IN. August 2013.
  • Preliminary Evidence of Urinary Microbiome’s Role in Female Urinary Incontinence Subtypes. Linda Brubaker, Cynthia Fok, Michael J. Zilliox, Amy Rosenfeld, Meghan M. Pearce, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Kim Kenton, Xiowau Gai, Alan J. Wolfe. American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS). Las Vegas, NV. October 2013.
  • Antimicrobial Peptide Production in the Urinary Tract is Influenced by the Resident Bladder Microbiota: Implications for Identification of Individuals At-Risk for Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). Vanessa L. Nienhouse, Linda Brubaker, David Nelson, Q. Dong, Alan J. Wolfe, Katherine A. Radek. Gordon Research Conference.

2012

 

  • Evidence that a Urinary Microbiome Exists in Women. Alan J. Wolfe, E. Toh, N. Shibata, K.V. Revanna, Kimberly Kenton, M.P. FitzGerald, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Q. Dong, D.E. Nelson, Linda Brubaker. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Milwaukee, WI. September 2012.
  • Evidence of Uncultivated Bacteria in the Adult Female Bladder. Alan J. Wolfe, E. Toh, N. Shibata, R. Rong, Kimberly Kenton, M.P. FitzGerald, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Q. Dong, David Nelson, Linda Brubaker. Midwest Microbial Pathogenesis Conference (MMPC). Milwaukee, WI. September 2012.
  • Day of Surgery Urine Culture Identify Urogynecologic Patients at Increased Risk for Post-operative Urinary Tract Infection. Cynthia Fok, Kathleen McKinley, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Kimberly Kenton, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker. American Urogynecological Society (AUGS). Chicago, IL. October 2012.
  • Postoperative Urinary Tract Infections in Urogynecologic Surgical Patients. Cynthia Fok, Kathleen McKinley, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Kimberly Kenton, Paul Schreckenberger, Alan J. Wolfe, Linda Brubaker. American Urogynecological Society (AUGS). Chicago, IL. October 2012.

2011

 

  • Culture-independent Microbiological Analysis of the Female Urinary Tract.  Linda Brubaker, E. Toh, N. Shibata, K.V. Revanna, Kimberly Kenton, M.P. FitzGerald, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Xioawu Gai, Q. Dong, D. Nelson, Alan J. Wolfe.  International Human Microbiome Congress. Vancouver, Canada.  March 2011.
  • Evidence for Bacterial Presence in the Adult Female Bladder.  Linda Brubaker, E. Toh, N. Shibata, K.V. Revanna, Kimberly Kenton, M.P. FitzGerald, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Xioawu Gai, Q. Dong, D. Nelson, Alan J. Wolfe. International Continence Society (ICS). Glasgow, Scotland. August 2011.
  • Evidence That A Urinary Microbiome Exists in Women.  Linda Brubaker, E. Toh, N. Shibata, K.V. Revanna, Kimberly Kenton, M.P. FitzGerald, Elizabeth R. Mueller, Paul Schreckenberger, Xioawu Gai, Q. Dong, D. Nelson, Alan J. Wolfe.  American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS). Providence, RI September 2011.