Deborah J. Stearns-Kurosawa, PhD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

PhD, Cleveland State University

Expertise in the development and characterization of animal models of infectious disease to identify host-pathogen interactions and evidence-based therapeutic interventions.

Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

Boston University
Genome Science Institute

A Rapid and Sensitive Antibiotic Susceptibility Test for Urinary Tract Infections
05/22/2018 - 04/30/2022 (Multi-PI)
PI: Deborah J. Stearns-Kurosawa, PhD
NIH/National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases

Evaluating the Impact of delayed administration of Shigamb (anti-Stx2) antibody on development of Stx2-in
02/01/2015 - 03/31/2017 (PI)
BELLUS Health Inc.


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  1. Hall G, Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. Infection of Immunocompetent Conventional Mice with Shiga Toxin-Producing E. coli: The DSS + STEC Model. Methods Mol Biol. 2021; 2291:353-364.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33704763
  2. Feng F, Thompson MP, Thomas BE, Duffy ER, Kim J, Kurosawa S, Tashjian JY, Wei Y, Andry C, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. A computational solution to improve biomarker reproducibility during long-term projects. PLoS One. 2019; 14(4):e0209060.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30995241; PMCID: PMC6469750; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209060;
  3. Hall G, Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. Dextran Sulfate Sodium Colitis Facilitates Colonization with Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli: a Novel Murine Model for the Study of Shiga Toxicosis. Infect Immun. 2018 11; 86(11).View Related Profiles. PMID: 30150257; PMCID: PMC6204700; DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00530-18;
  4. Kara V, Duan C, Gupta K, Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ, Ekinci KL. Microfluidic detection of movements of Escherichia coli for rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing. Lab Chip. 2018 02 27; 18(5):743-753.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29387860; PMCID: PMC5829026; DOI: 10.1039/c7lc01019b;
  5. Hall G, Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. Shiga Toxin Therapeutics: Beyond Neutralization. Toxins (Basel). 2017 Sep 19; 9(9).View Related Profiles. PMID: 28925976; PMCID: PMC5618224; DOI: 10.3390/toxins9090291;
  6. Mayer CL, Parello CS, Lee BC, Itagaki K, Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. Pro-Coagulant Endothelial Dysfunction Results from EHEC Shiga Toxins and Host Damage-Associated Molecular Patterns. Front Immunol. 2015; 6:155.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25904918; PMCID: PMC4387861; DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2015.00155;
  7. Parello CS, Mayer CL, Lee BC, Motomochi A, Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. Shiga toxin 2-induced endoplasmic reticulum stress is minimized by activated protein C but does not correlate with lethal kidney injury. Toxins (Basel). 2015 Jan; 7(1):170-86.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25609181; PMCID: PMC4303821; DOI: 10.3390/toxins7010170;
  8. Kurosawa S, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ. Complement, thrombotic microangiopathy and disseminated intravascular coagulation. J Intensive Care. 2014; 2(1):65.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25705421; PMCID: PMC4336180; DOI: 10.1186/s40560-014-0061-4;
  9. Iskander KN, Osuchowski MF, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ, Kurosawa S, Stepien D, Valentine C, Remick DG. Sepsis: multiple abnormalities, heterogeneous responses, and evolving understanding. Physiol Rev. 2013 Jul; 93(3):1247-88.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23899564; PMCID: PMC3962548; DOI: 10.1152/physrev.00037.2012;
  10. Lee BC, Mayer CL, Leibowitz CS, Stearns-Kurosawa DJ, Kurosawa S. Quiescent complement in nonhuman primates during E coli Shiga toxin-induced hemolytic uremic syndrome and thrombotic microangiopathy. Blood. 2013 Aug 1; 122(5):803-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23733336; PMCID: PMC3731933; DOI: 10.1182/blood-2013-03-490060;
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infectious disease
nonhuman primate models
pre-clinical models
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