Skaar Lab Press

Too much manganese may lead to fatal heart infection  - October 2017

 

Excess dietary manganese increases risk of staph infection in heart  - September 2017

 

Eric Skaar leads new Vanderbilt Institute for Infection, Immunology, Inflammation (VI4)  - June 2017

 

Northwestern Medicine Magazine Alumni Highlight - Fighting Bacterial Pathogens  - April 2017

 

The Skaar Lab finds pathogens work together to infect host - November 2016

 

The Skaar Lab on Channel 5 news - September 2016

 

Excess dietary zinc worsens C. diff infection - September 2016

 

Two New Targets to Fight Drug-Resistant Bacteria - VICB communications February 2016

 

Increasing Bacterial Virulence by Metabolic Collaboration - VICB Communications October 2014

 

Staph ‘gangs’ share nutrients during infection: study - News at Vanderbilt October 2014

 

Two-Component System Cross-Talk in the Anthrax Pathogen - VICB Communications April 2014

 

Reflections of a Pioneering Student: Dr. Eric Skaar

 

NEW STAPH-KILLING COMPOUND FOR OSTEOMYELITIS - Orthopedics, 6/2013

 

Studies outline new model for staph bone infections - ResearchNews@Vandy, 6,2013

 

Announcement: New Director of Host-Pathogen Interactions Division - Eric P. Skaar, Ph.D.

 

Antibacterial protein's molecular workings revealed - eScience News, 2/2013

 

Imaging Technology Devised to Identify Infection Response - ScienceBusiness, 8/2012

 

Team creates new view of body’s infection response - ResearchNews@Vandy, 8/2012

 

Event honors new endowed chair holders at VU - Reporter, 3/2012

 

New program to advance infectious diseases research - Reporter, 8/2011

 

Institute of Chemical Biology expands leadership - Reporter, 6/2011

 

The Iron Within - Massachusetts Society for Medical Research, 2/2011 

 

Burroughs Wellcome Awardee Profile

 

Staph’s Trail Points to Human Susceptibilities - New York Times, 12/2010

 

Staph Bacteria Prefer Humans to Animals - YahooNews, 12/2010

 

Blood-sucking superbug prefers taste of humans - Reporter 12/2012

 

American Society for Microbiology honors Eric Skaar with Young Investigator Award

 

Microbiology society lauds Skaar’s infectious disease work - Reporter, 11/2008

 

Skaar’s research lands ASPIRE young investigator award - Reporter, 9/2009

 

Stealing Food One Way to Combat Staph - Vanderbilt Magazine, 7/2008

 

Protein helps starve staph bacteria: study - Reporter 2/2008

 

 Searle Scholar Award Profile: Eric Skaar

 

​Proteomics approach reveals how bacteria can ‘steal’ iron - Reporter, 9/2006