Keer Sun, PhD

Assistant Professor

  • 816 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
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Human Influenza Medicine & Life Sciences
Coinfection Medicine & Life Sciences
Infection Medicine & Life Sciences
Lung Medicine & Life Sciences
Pneumococcal Infections Medicine & Life Sciences
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Medicine & Life Sciences
Streptococcus pneumoniae Medicine & Life Sciences
Staphylococcus aureus Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2013 2018

Methicillin Resistance
Respiratory Burst
Human Influenza
NADPH Oxidase

Research Output 2004 2019

  • 816 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 15 Article
  • 1 Short survey
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influenza and Staphylococcus aureus Coinfection: TLR9 at Play

Sun, K. & Metzger, D. W., May 1 2019, In : Trends in Microbiology. 27, 5, p. 383-384 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Human Influenza
Staphylococcus aureus
Bacterial Infections

Linezolid attenuates lethal lung damage during postinfluenza methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus pneumonia

Verma, A. K., Bauer, C., Yajjala, V. K., Bansal, S. & Sun, K., Oct 1 2019, In : Infection and immunity. 87, 10, e00538-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Staphylococcal Pneumonia
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Anti-Bacterial Agents

Monocytes represent one source of bacterial shielding from antibiotics following influenza virus infection

Fischer, K. J., Yajjala, V. K., Bansal, S., Bauer, C., Chen, R. & Sun, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Immunology. 202, 7, p. 2027-2034 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virus Diseases
Human Influenza
Anti-Bacterial Agents
7 Citations (Scopus)

IL-1 signaling prevents alveolar macrophage depletion during influenza and streptococcus pneumoniae coinfection

Bansal, S., Yajjala, V. K., Bauer, C. & Sun, K., Feb 15 2018, In : Journal of Immunology. 200, 4, p. 1425-1433 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alveolar Macrophages
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Human Influenza
10 Citations (Scopus)

Nox2-derived oxidative stress results in inefficacy of antibiotics against post-influenza S. aureus pneumonia

Sun, K., Yajjala, V. K., Bauer, C., Talmon, G. A., Fischer, K. J., Kielian, T. L. & Metzger, D. W., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Experimental Medicine. 213, 9, p. 1851-1864 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human Influenza