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William R. Schwan

Department of Microbiology

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

1725 State St.

La Crosse



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  • Department of Microbiology, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, 1725 State St., La Crosse, USA. 2011
  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, USA. 2002 - 2010
  • PathoGenesis Corporation, Seattle, WA 98119, USA. 2005


  1. Synthesis and minimum inhibitory concentrations of SK-03-92 against Staphylococcus aureus and other gram-positive bacteria. Schwan, W.R., Kabir, M.S., Kallaus, M., Krueger, S., Monte, A., Cook, J.M. J. Infect. Chemother. (2011) [Pubmed]
  2. Use of optical mapping to sort uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains into distinct subgroups. Schwan, W.R., Briska, A., Stahl, B., Wagner, T.K., Zentz, E., Henkhaus, J., Lovrich, S.D., Agger, W.A., Callister, S.M., DuChateau, B., Dykes, C.W. Microbiology (Reading, Engl.) (2010) [Pubmed]
  3. Screening a mushroom extract library for activity against Acinetobacter baumannii and Burkholderia cepacia and the identification of a compound with anti-Burkholderia activity. Schwan, W.R., Dunek, C., Gebhardt, M., Engelbrecht, K., Klett, T., Monte, A., Toce, J., Rott, M., Volk, T.J., LiPuma, J.J., Liu, X.T., McKelvey, R. Ann. Clin. Microbiol. Antimicrob. (2010) [Pubmed]
  4. Survival of uropathogenic Escherichia coli in the murine urinary tract is dependent on OmpR. Schwan, W.R. Microbiology (Reading, Engl.) (2009) [Pubmed]
  5. Flagella allow uropathogenic Escherichia coli ascension into murine kidneys. Schwan, W.R. Int. J. Med. Microbiol. (2008) [Pubmed]
  6. Transcriptional activation of the Staphylococcus aureus putP gene by low-proline-high osmotic conditions and during infection of murine and human tissues. Schwan, W.R., Lehmann, L., McCormick, J. Infect. Immun. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. Down-regulation of the kps region 1 capsular assembly operon following attachment of Escherichia coli type 1 fimbriae to D-mannose receptors. Schwan, W.R., Beck, M.T., Hultgren, S.J., Pinkner, J., Woolever, N.L., Larson, T. Infect. Immun. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Mutations in the cueA gene encoding a copper homeostasis P-type ATPase reduce the pathogenicity of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in mice. Schwan, W.R., Warrener, P., Keunz, E., Stover, C.K., Folger, K.R. Int. J. Med. Microbiol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Low-proline environments impair growth, proline transport and in vivo survival of Staphylococcus aureus strain-specific putP mutants. Schwan, W.R., Wetzel, K.J., Gomez, T.S., Stiles, M.A., Beitlich, B.D., Grunwald, S. Microbiology (Reading, Engl.) (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. Loss of hemolysin expression in Staphylococcus aureus agr mutants correlates with selective survival during mixed infections in murine abscesses and wounds. Schwan, W.R., Langhorne, M.H., Ritchie, H.D., Stover, C.K. FEMS Immunol. Med. Microbiol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  11. Osmolarity and pH growth conditions regulate fim gene transcription and type 1 pilus expression in uropathogenic Escherichia coli. Schwan, W.R., Lee, J.L., Lenard, F.A., Matthews, B.T., Beck, M.T. Infect. Immun. (2002) [Pubmed]
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