Graduate School
(2010), Biology

Research Interest

  • Dysbiosis of the Gut Microbiota
  • Gut Microbiota Imbalance and Colorectal Cancer
  • Host-Microbe Interactions During Episodes of Inflammation
  • Metabolism and Virulence During Salmonella Infection
  • Pathogenesis of Non-typhoidal Salmonella Infections


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Utilization of host polyamines in alternatively activated macrophages promotes chronic infection by Brucella abortus.
Kerrinnes T, Winter MG, Young BM, Diaz-Ochoa VE, Winter SE, Tsolis RM Infect. Immun. 2017 Dec
Bacteria Facilitate Enteric Virus Co-infection of Mammalian Cells and Promote Genetic Recombination.
Erickson AK, Jesudhasan PR, Mayer MJ, Narbad A, Winter SE, Pfeiffer JK Cell Host Microbe 2017 Dec
Paneth cells secrete lysozyme via secretory autophagy during bacterial infection of the intestine.
Bel S, Pendse M, Wang Y, Li Y, Ruhn KA, Hassell B, Leal T, Winter SE, Xavier RJ, Hooper LV Science 2017 Jul
Microbiota-Derived Short-Chain Fatty Acids Modulate Expression of Campylobacter jejuni Determinants Required for Commensalism and Virulence.
Luethy PM, Huynh S, Ribardo DA, Winter SE, Parker CT, Hendrixson DR MBio 2017 May 8 3
Respiration of Microbiota-Derived 1,2-propanediol Drives Salmonella Expansion during Colitis.
Faber F, Thiennimitr P, Spiga L, Byndloss MX, Litvak Y, Lawhon S, Andrews-Polymenis HL, Winter SE, Bäumler AJ PLoS Pathog. 2017 Jan 13 1 e1006129
Iron acquisition pathways and colonization of the inflamed intestine by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium.
Costa LF, Mol JP, Silva AP, Macêdo AA, Silva TM, Alves GE, Winter S, Winter MG, Velazquez EM, Byndloss MX, Bäumler AJ, Tsolis RM, Paixão TA, Santos RL Int. J. Med. Microbiol. 2016 Dec 306 8 604-610

Honors & Awards

  • BWF Investigator in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease
    Burroughs Wellcome Fund (2018)
  • Research Scholar
    American Cancer Society (2017)
  • ICAAC Young Investigator Award
    American Society for Microbiology (2014)
  • Becton Dickinson Research Award
    Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie (German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology) (2011)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Editorial Board, Clinical and Vaccine Immunology (2015-2017)
  • Editorial Board, Infection and Immunity (2012)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hygiene und Mikrobiologie (German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology) (2011)
  • American Society for Microbiology (2006)