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Investigator Profile

James R. Johnson

James R. Johnson, MD

Staff Physician, Infectious Disease Section, Minneapolis VA
Professor, Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University of Minnesota
BA Macalester College; MD University of Minnesota
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Research Interests
Dr. Johnson's research interests include the molecular pathogenesis of urinary tract infections, the virulence properties, ecology, and phylogenetic aspects of uropathogenic E. coli, and the molecular epidemiology of antibiotic resistance in E. coli.
Full bibliography on PubMed
VA Research Topics
Infectious Diseases; Molecular Biology
MeSH Key Words
Virulence; Escherichia coli Infections; beta-Lactamases; Urinary Tract Infections; Fluoroquinolones; Virulence Factors; Drug Resistance
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