Publications for Susan R. Heimer

College of Pharmacy (TUC)
  • Heimer, S. R., Gilmore, M. S., & Morrison, D. (2014). Enterococci. In Y. W. Tang, M. Sussman, D. Liu, I. Poxton, & J. Schwartzman (Eds.), Molecular medical microbiology (2nd ed., pp. 921-936). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.

  • Heimer, S. R., Evans, D. J., Mun, J. J., Stern, M. E., & Fleiszig, S. M. (2013). Surfactant protein D contributes to ocular defense against pseudomonas aeruginosa in a murine model of dry eye disease. PLoS One, 8(6) [Article e65797].  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0065797

  • Heimer, S. R., Evans, D. J., Stern, M. E., Barbieri, J. T., Yahr, T., & Fleiszig, S. M. J. (2013). Pseudomonas aeruginosa utilizes the type III secreted toxin ExoS to avoid acidified compartments within epithelial cells. PLoS One, 8(9) [Article e73111].  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0073111

  • Augustin, D. K., Heimer, S. R., Tam, C., Li, W., LeDue, J., Evans, D. J., Fleiszig, S. M. J. (2010). Role of defensins in corneal epithelial barrier function against Pseudomonas aeruginosa traversal. Infection and Immunity, 79(2), 595-605. doi:10.1128/IAI.00854-10

  • Gilmore, M. S., Heimer, S. R., & Yamada, A. (2010). Infectious keratitis. In: L. Levins & D. Alberts (Eds.), Ocular disease: Mechanisms and management. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Inc.

  • Heimer, S. R., Yamada, A., Russell, H., & Gilmore, M. S. (2010). The response of corneal epithelial cells to Staphylococcus aureus. Virulence, 1(4), 223-235. doi:10.4161/viru.1.4.11466

  • Klocke, J., Barcia, R., Heimer, S. R., Cario, E., Zieske, J., Gilmore, M. S.,...Gregory, M. S. (2010). Spontaneous bacterial corneal keratitis in CD36 Knockout mice. Investigative Opthamology & Visual Science, 52(1), 256-263. PMCID: PMC3053277