Keun Seok Seo

 Keun Seok Seo

Title:

  • Assistant Professor

Contacts:

ks1112@msstate.edu

Overview

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Microbiology, University of Idaho, 2007
  • Master of Science (M.S.), Microbiology, Seoul National University, 1998
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.), Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, 1994

Publications

Conference Proceeding

  • The effects of carbohydrates on virulence expression in Staphylococcus aureus.  American Society for Microbiology Microbe. 2019
  • Development and characterization of in vivo osteomyelitis models.  Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting. 2019
  • Bacteriophage efficacy against Staphylococcus aureus in vitro and establishment of an in vivo osteomyelitis model.  Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting. 2018
  • Antimicrobial-loaded poloxamer 407 hydrogel for the treatment of osteomyelitis.  Boehringer Ingelheim-NIH National Veterinary Scholars Program Annual Symposium. 2018
  • Mitigation of bone infection with bacteriophage therapy.  Mississippi Academy of Sciences Summer Student Science Symposium. 2018

Journal Article

  • CRISPR-Cas9 modified bacteriophage for treatment of Staphylococcus aureus induced osteomyelitis and soft tissue infection. PLoS ONE. Volume 14, Issue 11, Page e0220421. 2019
  • Effect of a DNA‑based immunostimulant on growth, performance, and expression of inflammatory and immune mediators in beef calves abruptly weaned and introduced to a concentrate diet. Journal of Animal Science. Volume 97, Issue 1, Pages 111-121. 2019
  • Effect of a DNA-based immunostimulant on growth, performance, and expression of inflammatory and immune mediators in beef calves abruptly weaned and introduced to a complete ration.. Journal of animal science. 2018

Presentations

Abstract

  • "TnSeq Identification of Potential Azithromycin Uptake Mechanism by Streptococcus pneumoniae." , Mississippi Academy of Sciences, Hattiesburg, MS. 2019
  • "Pneumococcal Resistance to Granule-mediated Killing by Neutrophils." Streptococcal Biology Conference, , Newry, ME. 2018
  • "Expressing Pneumococcal Surface Proteins for Possible Inclusion in a Vaccine Targeting Colonization." Southeastern Regional Pneumococcal Symposium, , Memphis, TN. 2018
  • "Identification of Novel Mechanisms for Antibiotic Uptake by Streptococcus pneumoniae." Southeastern Regional Pneumococcal Symposium, , Memphis, TN. 2018
  • "Pneumococcal Resistance to Granule-mediated Killing by Neutrophils." Southeastern Regional Pneumococcal Symposium, , Memphis, TN. 2018
  • "Expression of Streptococcus pneumoniae Surface Proteins for Identification of Host Cell Ligands." Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students, , Phoenix, AZ. 2017
  • "Puma Regulates Apoptosis of Professional Phagocytes during Bacterial Infection." ASM Microbe 2017, , New Orleans, LA. 2017
  • "Pyruvate Oxidase of Streptococcus pneumoniae links Metabolism to Virulence by Regulating Pneumolysin Release." Biology of Acute Respiratory Infections Gordon Research Conference, , Galveston, TX. 2016
  • "Puma – A Critical Component of Innate Immunity Against Extracellular Pathogens." Southeastern Regional IDeA Meeting, , Biloxi, MS. 2015
  • "Pathogenesis Mechanisms of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Innate Immune Responses." ASM South Central Branch Meeting, , Fayetteville, AR. 2014
  • "ROS Activation of DNA-damage Response Proteins During Bacterial Infection." ASM General Meeting, , Boston, MA. 2014