Vance Garrison Fowler, MD

Professor of Medicine
Florence McAlister Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Professor in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Duke Box 102359, Hanes House, Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-6053
Email address fowle003@mc.duke.edu

Determinants of Outcome in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
Antibacterial Resistance
Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections
Tropical medicine/International Health

Education and Training

  • Fellow, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 1996 - 1999
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1993 - 1996
  • M.H.S., Duke University, 1999
  • M.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1993

Publications

Choi, Myeongjin, Nicolas Hegerle, Joseph Nkeze, Shaichi Sen, Sanchita Jamindar, Shamima Nasrin, Sunil Sen, et al. “The Diversity of Lipopolysaccharide (O) and Capsular Polysaccharide (K) Antigens of Invasive Klebsiella pneumoniae in a Multi-Country Collection.” Front Microbiol 11 (2020): 1249. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2020.01249.

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32595624
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Miller, Lloyd S., Vance G. Fowler, Sanjay K. Shukla, Warren E. Rose, and Richard A. Proctor. “Development of a vaccine against Staphylococcus aureus invasive infections: Evidence based on human immunity, genetics and bacterial evasion mechanisms.” Fems Microbiol Rev 44, no. 1 (January 1, 2020): 123–53. https://doi.org/10.1093/femsre/fuz030.

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31841134
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Hamed, Kamal, Marc Engelhardt, Mark E. Jones, Mikael Saulay, Thomas L. Holland, Harald Seifert, and Vance G. Fowler. “Ceftobiprole versus daptomycin in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: a novel protocol for a double-blind, Phase III trial.” Future Microbiol 15 (January 2020): 35–48. https://doi.org/10.2217/fmb-2019-0332.

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31918579
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Bethke, Jonathan H., Adam Davidovich, Li Cheng, Allison J. Lopatkin, Wenchen Song, Joshua T. Thaden, Vance G. Fowler, Minfeng Xiao, and Lingchong You. “Environmental and genetic determinants of plasmid mobility in pathogenic Escherichia coli.” Sci Adv 6, no. 4 (January 2020): eaax3173. https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aax3173.

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32042895
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Cao, Yi, Alessander O. Guimaraes, Melicent C. Peck, Oleg Mayba, Felicia Ruffin, Kyu Hong, Montserrat Carrasco-Triguero, Vance G. Fowler, Stacey A. Maskarinec, and Carrie M. Rosenberger. “Risk stratification biomarkers for Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia.” Clin Transl Immunology 9, no. 2 (2020): e1110. https://doi.org/10.1002/cti2.1110.

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32082571
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Souli, Maria, Felicia Ruffin, Seong-Ho Choi, Lawrence P. Park, Shengli Gao, Nicholas Christopoulos Lent, Batu K. Sharma-Kuinkel, et al. “Changing Characteristics of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Results From a 21-Year, Prospective, Longitudinal Study.” Clin Infect Dis 69, no. 11 (November 13, 2019): 1868–77. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz112.

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31001618
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Turner, Nicholas A., Steven C. Grambow, Christopher W. Woods, Vance G. Fowler, Rebekah W. Moehring, Deverick J. Anderson, and Sarah S. Lewis. “Epidemiologic Trends in Clostridioides difficile Infections in a Regional Community Hospital Network.” Jama Netw Open 2, no. 10 (October 2, 2019): e1914149. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.14149.

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31664443
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Mba Medie, Felix, Batu K. Sharma-Kuinkel, Felicia Ruffin, Liana C. Chan, Maura Rossetti, Yu-Ling Chang, Lawrence P. Park, et al. “Genetic variation of DNA methyltransferase-3A contributes to protection against persistent MRSA bacteremia in patients.” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 116, no. 40 (October 1, 2019): 20087–96. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1909849116.

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Lydon, Emily C., Ricardo Henao, Thomas W. Burke, Mert Aydin, Bradly P. Nicholson, Seth W. Glickman, Vance G. Fowler, et al. “Validation of a host response test to distinguish bacterial and viral respiratory infection.” Ebiomedicine 48 (October 2019): 453–61. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2019.09.040.

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31631046
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Casillas-Ituarte, Nadia N., Alex C. DiBartola, Megan J. Broughton, Lumarie Pérez-Guzmán, Robert M. Wheeler, Makoto Ibaraki, B Alexis Lower, et al. “Fibrinogen binding is affected by amino acid substitutions in C-terminal repeat region of fibronectin binding protein A.” Sci Rep 9, no. 1 (August 12, 2019): 11619. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-48031-5.

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31406152
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