John J. LiPuma, M.D.

John LiPuma

Professor, Epidemiology

Professor, Pediatrics

1415 Washington Heights      Vcard icon
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2029

Office: (734) 615-5909; Fax: (734) 764-4279



M.D., Saint Louis University School of Medicine,

Selected Publications

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Sajjan, U., Yang, J., LiPuma, J.J. (In Press). Intracellular trafficking and replication of Burkholderia cenocepacia in human airway epithelial cells. Cell Microbiology

Yang, J., Spilker, T., LiPuma, J.J. (2006). Co-infection by multiple strains during chronic Burkholderia cepacia complex infection in cystic fibrosis. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 54, 92-98.

Coenye, T., Spilker, T., Reik, R., Vandamme, P., LiPuma, J.J. (2005). Use of PCR analyses to define the distribution of Ralstonia species recovered from patients with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 43, 3463-3466.

Reik R, Spilker T, LiPuma JJ. (2005). Distribution of Burkholderia cepacia complex species recovered from persons with or without cystic fibrosis. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 43, 2926-2928.

Kim, J.Y., Sajjan, U.S., Krasan, G.P., LiPuma, J.J. (2005). Disruption of tight junctions during traversal of respiratory epithelium by Burkholderia cenocepacia Infection and Immunity, 73, 7107-7112.

Spilker, T., Coenye, T., Vandamme, P., LiPuma, J.J. (2004). PCR-based differentiation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from other Pseudomonas species recovered from cystic fibrosis patients. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 42, 2074-2079.

Bernhardt, S., Spilker, T., Coffey, T., LiPuma, J.J. (2003). Burkholderia cepacia complex in cystic fibrosis: frequency of strain replacement during chronic infection. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 37, 780-785.

Coenye, T., LiPuma, J.J. (2002). Multilocus restriction typing, a novel tool for studying global epidemiology of Burkholderia cepacia complex infection in cystic fibrosis. Journal of Infectious Disease, 185, 1454-1462.

Professional Affiliations

American Society for Microbiology
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society
Society for Pediatric Research
International Burkholderia cepacia Working Group
Infectious Diseases Society of America