Undergraduate University of Illinois Urbana Campus (1970), Microbiology
Graduate School University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (1972)
Graduate School University of Iowa (1972)

Research Interest

  • Bacterial pathogenesis


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The Haemophilus ducreyi Fis Protein Is Involved In Controlling Expression of the lspB-lspA2 Operon and Other Virulence Factors.
Labandeira-Rey M, Dodd DA, Brautigam CA, Fortney KR, Spinola SM, Hansen EJ Infect. Immun. 2013 Aug
Development of a LacZ-based transcriptional reporter system for use with Moraxella catarrhalis.
Evans AS, Pybus C, Hansen EJ Plasmid 2013 Mar 69 2 180-5
Use of the Chinchilla Model for Nasopharyngeal Colonization To Study Gene Expression by Moraxella catarrhalis.
Hoopman TC, Liu W, Joslin SN, Pybus C, Sedillo JL, Labandeira-Rey M, Laurence CA, Wang W, Richardson JA, Bakaletz LO, Hansen EJ Infect. Immun. 2012 Mar 80 3 982-95
The Moraxella catarrhalis nitric oxide reductase is essential for nitric oxide detoxification.
Wang W, Kinkel T, Martens-Habbena W, Stahl DA, Fang FC, Hansen EJ J. Bacteriol. 2011 Jun 193 11 2804-13
A Haemophilus ducreyi CpxR deletion mutant is virulent in human volunteers.
Labandeira-Rey M, Dodd D, Fortney KR, Zwickl B, Katz BP, Janowicz DM, Spinola SM, Hansen EJ J. Infect. Dis. 2011 Jun 203 12 1859-65