Joseph St. Geme

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Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Department of Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 215-590-2766
Education:
B.S.
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 1979.
M.D. (Medicine)
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1984.
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Description of Research Expertise

Host-bacterial interactions
Haemophilus influenzae pathogenicity
Haemophilus influenzae vaccine development
Bacterial protein secretion
Innate immune mechanisms
Kingella kingae pathogenicity
Haemophilus cryptic genospecies pathogenicity

Selected Publications

St. Geme JWIII: Hap Gene Product of Haemophilus influenzae. Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes, Third Edition. Rawlings ND, Salvesen GS (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press, Oxford, Page: 3099-3102, 2013.

Porsch E, Starr K, St. Geme JWIII: Kingella kingae. Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Seventh Edition Cherry JD, Kaplan S, Demmler G, Steinbach W (eds.). WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 2013 Notes: In Press.

St. Geme, JWIII: Kingella kingae Infections Red Book, 30th Edition American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases (eds.). American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, IL, 2013 Notes: In Press.

Hunstad DA, Jhaveri R, St. Geme JWIII: Molecular Determinants of Microbial Pathogenesis. Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Seventh Edition Cherry JD, Kaplan S, Demmler G, Steinbach W (eds.). WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 2013 Notes: In Press.

Porsch EA, Johnson MDL, Broadnax AD, Garrett CG, Redinbo MR, St. Geme JWIII: Differential Control of Kingella kingae Type IV Pilus Phenotypes Through the Calcium-Binding Sites of PilC1 and PilC2. Journal of Bacteriology 2013 Notes: In Press.

Plaut A, St. Geme JWIII: Lactoferrin. In Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes, Third Edition. Rawlings ND, Salvesen GS (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press, Oxford, Page: 3635-3640, 2013.

Camitta MGW, St. Geme JWIII, Li JS: Diagnosis and management of infective endocarditis. Pediatric Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery and Intensive Care. Springer, New York, NY, 2013 Notes: In Press.

Porsch EA, Kehl-Fie TE, St. Geme JWIII: Modulation of Kingella kingae adherence to human epithelial cells by type IV pili, capsule, and a novel trimeric autotransporter. mBio 3(5): 00372, 2012.

Haslam DB, St. Geme JWIII: Groups C and G Streptococci. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Fourth Edition. Long SS, Pickering LK, Prober CG (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia, Page: 719-721, 2012.

Haslam DB, St. Geme JWIII: Viridans Streptococci, Abiotrophia and Granulicatella Species, and Streptococcus bovis. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Fourth Edition. Long SS, Pickering LK, Prober CG (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia, Page: 716-719, 2012.

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