Paul J Planet, Ph.D, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics
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630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
BS (Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry and Anthropology)
Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1996.
Ph.D (Integrated Program for Cellular, Molecular, and Biophysical Studies)
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY , 2003.
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY, 2004.
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Selected Publications

Planet Paul J, Diaz Lorena, Kolokotronis Sergios-Orestis, Narechania Apurva, Reyes Jinnethe, Xing Galen, Rincon Sandra, Smith Hannah, Panesso Diana, Ryan Chanelle, Smith Dylan P, Guzman Manuel, Zurita Jeannete, Sebra Robert, Deikus Gintaras, Nolan Rathel L, Tenover Fred C, Weinstock George M, Robinson D Ashley, Arias Cesar A: Parallel Epidemics of Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 Infection in North and South America. The Journal of infectious diseases Jun 2015.

Antonov Nina K, Garzon Maria C, Morel Kimberly D, Whittier Susan, Planet Paul J, Lauren Christine T: High prevalence of mupirocin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolates from a pediatric population. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 59(6): 3350-6, Jun 2015.

Parker Dane, Ryan Chanelle L, Alonzo Francis, Torres Victor J, Planet Paul J, Prince Alice S: CD4+ T cells promote the pathogenesis of Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia. The Journal of infectious diseases 211(5): 835-45, Mar 2015.

Ahn D S, Parker D, Planet P J, Nieto P A, Bueno S M, Prince A: Secretion of IL-16 through TNFR1 and calpain-caspase signaling contributes to MRSA pneumonia. Mucosal immunology 7(6): 1366-74, Nov 2014.

Benson Meredith A, Ohneck Elizabeth A, Ryan Chanelle, Alonzo Francis, Smith Hannah, Narechania Apurva, Kolokotronis Sergios-Orestis, Satola Sarah W, Uhlemann Anne-Catrin, Sebra Robert, Deikus Gintaras, Shopsin Bo, Planet Paul J, Torres Victor J: Evolution of hypervirulence by a MRSA clone through acquisition of a transposable element. Molecular microbiology 93(4): 664-81, Aug 2014.

Rossi Flávia, Diaz Lorena, Wollam Aye, Panesso Diana, Zhou Yanjiao, Rincon Sandra, Narechania Apurva, Xing Galen, Di Gioia Thais S R, Doi André, Tran Truc T, Reyes Jinnethe, Munita Jose M, Carvajal Lina P, Hernandez-Roldan Alejandra, Brandão Denise, van der Heijden Inneke Marie, Murray Barbara E, Planet Paul J, Weinstock George M, Arias Cesar A: Transferable vancomycin resistance in a community-associated MRSA lineage. The New England journal of medicine 370(16): 1524-31, Apr 2014.

Parker Dane, Planet Paul J, Soong Grace, Narechania Apurva, Prince Alice: Induction of type I interferon signaling determines the relative pathogenicity of Staphylococcus aureus strains. PLoS pathogens 10(2): e1003951, Feb 2014.

learn-teach/educators/workshops-institutes-and-courses/investigating-the-evolution-of-antibiotic-resistant-bacteria3: Investigating the Evolution of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Feb 2014.

Planet PJ and Arias C: Coping with Infectious Disease. New York Times Letter to the Editor Feb. 2014.

Parker Dane, Narechania Apurva, Sebra Robert, Deikus Gintaras, Larussa Samuel, Ryan Chanelle, Smith Hannah, Prince Alice, Mathema Barun, Ratner Adam J, Kreiswirth Barry, Planet Paul J: Genome Sequence of Bacterial Interference Strain Staphylococcus aureus 502A. Genome announcements 2(2), 2014.

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