Skip to main content
Explore URMC

URMC Logo

Melanie A. Wellington, M.D., Ph.D.

Pediatrics

Publications

Showing all 23 journal articles & 4 books available

Journal Articles

2/17/2017
Chang YL, Yu SJ, Heitman J, Wellington M, Chen YL. "New facets of antifungal therapy." Virulence.. 2017 Feb 17; 8(2):222-236. Epub 2016 Nov 07.

12/2016
Koselny K, Green J, DiDone L, Halterman JP, Fothergill AW, Wiederhold NP, Patterson TF, Cushion MT, Rappelye C, Wellington M, Krysan DJ. "The Celecoxib Derivative AR-12 Has Broad-Spectrum Antifungal Activity In Vitro and Improves the Activity of Fluconazole in a Murine Model of Cryptococcosis." Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2016 Dec 0; 60(12):7115-7127. Epub 2016 Nov 21.

6/2014
Krysan DJ, Sutterwala FS, Wellington M. "Catching fire: Candida albicans, macrophages, and pyroptosis." PLoS pathogens.. 2014 Jun 0; 10(6):e1004139. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

3/2014
Harrison BD, Hashemi J, Bibi M, Pulver R, Bavli D, Nahmias Y, Wellington M, Sapiro G, Berman J. "A tetraploid intermediate precedes aneuploid formation in yeasts exposed to fluconazole." PLoS biology.. 2014 Mar 0; 12(3):e1001815. Epub 2014 Mar 18.

2/11/2014
Butts A, Koselny K, Chabrier-Roselló Y, Semighini CP, Brown JC, Wang X, Annadurai S, Didone L, Tabroff J, Childers WE, Abou-Gharbia M, Wellington M, Cardenas ME, Madhani HD, Heitman J, Krysan DJ. "Estrogen receptor antagonists are anti-cryptococcal agents that directly bind EF hand proteins and synergize with fluconazole in vivo." mBio. 2014 Feb 11; 5(1):e00765-13. Epub 2014 Feb 11.

2/2014
Wellington M, Koselny K, Sutterwala FS, Krysan DJ. "Candida albicans triggers NLRP3-mediated pyroptosis in macrophages." Eukaryotic cell.. 2014 Feb 0; 13(2):329-40. Epub 2013 Dec 27.

2/2013
Butts A, Didone L, Koselny K, Baxter BK, Chabrier-Rosello Y, Wellington M, Krysan DJ. "A repurposing approach identifies off-patent drugs with fungicidal cryptococcal activity, a common structural chemotype, and pharmacological properties relevant to the treatment of cryptococcosis." Eukaryotic cell.. 2013 Feb 0; 12(2):278-87. Epub 2012 Dec 14.

12/26/2012
Wellington M, Koselny K, Krysan DJ. "Candida albicans morphogenesis is not required for macrophage interleukin 1? production." mBio. 2012 Dec 26; 4(1):e00433-12. Epub 2012 Dec 26.

7/2012
Kajfasz JK, Mendoza JE, Gaca AO, Miller JH, Koselny KA, Giambiagi-Demarval M, Wellington M, Abranches J, Lemos JA. "The Spx regulator modulates stress responses and virulence in Enterococcus faecalis." Infection and immunity.. 2012 Jul 0; 80(7):2265-75. Epub 2012 Apr 16.

2010
Mitra S, Dolan K, Foster TH, Wellington M. "Imaging morphogenesis of Candida albicans during infection in a live animal." Journal of biomedical optics.. 2010 15(1):010504.

10/2009
Van Alst NE, Wellington M, Clark VL, Haidaris CG, Iglewski BH. "Nitrite reductase NirS is required for type III secretion system expression and virulence in the human monocyte cell line THP-1 by Pseudomonas aeruginosa." Infection and immunity.. 2009 Oct 0; 77(10):4446-54. Epub 2009 Aug 03.

8/2009
Dolan K, Montgomery S, Bucchiet B, Didone L, Wellington M, Krysan DJ. "Antifungal activity of tamoxifen: in vitro and in vivo activities and mechanistic characterization." Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy.. 2009 Aug 0; 53(8):3337-46. Epub 2009 Jun 01.

1/2009
Wellington M, Dolan K, Krysan DJ. "Live Candida albicans suppresses production of reactive oxygen species in phagocytes." Infection and immunity.. 2009 Jan 0; 77(1):405-13. Epub 2008 Nov 03.

2008
Oberholzer CM, Wellington M. "Serologic diagnosis of infectious diseases in the adolescent." Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews. 2008; 19: 135-48.

10/2007
Wellington M, Dolan K, Haidaris CG. "Monocyte responses to Candida albicans are enhanced by antibody in cooperation with antibody-independent pathogen recognition." FEMS immunology and medical microbiology.. 2007 Oct 0; 51(1):70-83. Epub 2007 Jul 04.

2006
Wellington M, Kabir MA, Rustchenko E. "5-fluoro-orotic acid induces chromosome alterations in genetically manipulated strains of Candida albicans." Mycologia.. 2006 98(3):393-8.

12/2005
Wellington MA, Bonnez W. "Consultation with the specialist: genital warts." Pediatrics in review. 2005 Dec 0; 26(12):467-71.

1/15/2005
Wellington M, Rustchenko E. "5-Fluoro-orotic acid induces chromosome alterations in Candida albicans." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2005 Jan 15; 22(1):57-70.

6/2004
Wang YK, Das B, Huber DH, Wellington M, Kabir MA, Sherman F, Rustchenko E. "Role of the 14-3-3 protein in carbon metabolism of the pathogenic yeast Candida albicans." Yeast (Chichester, England). 2004 Jun 0; 21(8):685-702.

12/2003
Wellington M, Bliss JM, Haidaris CG. "Enhanced phagocytosis of Candida species mediated by opsonization with a recombinant human antibody single-chain variable fragment." Infection and immunity.. 2003 Dec 0; 71(12):7228-31.

10/2003
Bliss JM, Wellington M, Gigliotti F. "Antifungal pharmacotherapy for neonatal candidiasis." Seminars in perinatology.. 2003 Oct 0; 27(5):365-74.

2/2002
Wellington M, Hall CB. "Pacifier as a risk factor for acute otitis media." Pediatrics.. 2002 Feb 0; 109(2):351-2; author reply 353.

10/2001
Wellington M, Gigliotti F. "Update on antifungal agents." The Pediatric infectious disease journal.. 2001 Oct 0; 20(10):993-5.

Books & Chapters

2014
Chapter Title: Feigin and Cherry's Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Book Title: Feigin and Cherry's Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Author List: Krysan DJ, Wellington M, Steinbach WJ
Edited By: Cherry J, Harrison GJ, Kaplan S, Peter J, Hotez PJ, Steinbach, WJ
Published By: Saunders Elsevier2014 in Philadelphia

2007
Chapter Title: Typhoid fever and Salmonella infections
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Wellington M
Edited By: Garfunkel LC, Kaczorowski J, Christy C
Published By: Mosby, Inc.2007 in St. Louis, MO

2007
Chapter Title: Discitis
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Wellington M
Edited By: Garfunkel LC, Kaczorowski J, Christy C
Published By: Mosby, Inc.2007 in St. Louis, MO

2002
Chapter Title: Typhoid fever and Salmonella infections.
Book Title: Pediatric Clinical Advisor
Author List: Wellington, M.
Edited By: Garfunkel, L.C.; Kaczorowski, J.; Christy, C.
Published By: Mosby, Inc.2002 in St. Louis