Recent Publications


  • Bordeaux SJ, Baca AW, Begay RL, Gachupin FC, Caporaso JG, Herbst-Kralovetz MM, Lee NR. Designing Inclusive HPV Cancer Vaccines and Increasing Uptake among Native Americans—A Cultural Perspective ReviewCurrent Oncology. 2021; 28(5):3705-3716.
  • Salliss ME, Maarsingh JD, Garza C, Laniewski P, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. Veillonellaceae family members uniquely alter the cervicovaginal metabolic microenvironment in a human three-dimensional epithelial model. NPJ Biofilms Microbiomes. 2021. PMID: 34230496.
  • Laniewski P, Owen KA, Khnanisho M, Brotman RM, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. Clinical and personal lubricants impact growth of vaginal Lactobacillus species and colonization of vaginal epithelial cells: an in vitro study. Sex Transm Dis. 2021. PMID: 32842049.


  • Jackson R, Maarsingh JD, Herbst-Kralovetz MM, Van Doorslaer K. 3D oral and cervical tissue models for studying papillomavirus host-pathogen interactions. Curr Protoc Microbiol. 2020. PMID: 33232584.
  • Laniewski P, Cui H, Roe DJ, Chase DM, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. Vaginal microbiota, genital inflammation, and neoplasia impact immune checkpoint protein profiles in the cervicovaginal microenvironment. NPJ Precis Oncol. 2020. PMID: 32802959.
  • Ilhan ZE, Laniewski P, Tonachio A, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. Members of Prevotella genus distinctively modulate innate immune and barrier functions in a human three-dimensional endometrial epithelial cell model. J Infect Dis. 2020. PMID: 32515473.
  • Laniewski P, Ilhan ZE, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. The microbiome and gynaecological cancer development, prevention and therapy. Nat Rev Urol. 2020. PMID: 32071434.
  • Muzny CA, Laniewski P, Schwebke JR, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. Host-vaginal microbiota interactions in the pathogenesis of bacterial vaginosis. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2020. PMID: 31789672.
  • Gardner JK, Laniewski P, Knight A, Haddad LB, Swaims-Kohlmeier A, Herbst-Kralovetz MM. IL-36gamma is elevated in cervicovaginal epithelial cells in women with bacterial vaginosis and in vitro after infection with microbes associated with bacterial vaginosis. J Infect Dis. 2020. PMID: 31586390.

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