Sharline Madera, MD, PhD

+1 415 221-4810 ext. 2129

Prolonged silent carriage, genomic virulence potential and transmission between staff and patients characterize a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) outbreak of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).

Infection control and hospital epidemiology

Madera S, McNeil N, Serpa PH, Kamm J, Pak C, Caughell C, Nichols A, Dynerman D, Li LM, Sanchez-Guerrero E, Phelps MS, Detweiler AM, Neff N, Reyes H, Miller SA, Yokoe DS, DeRisi JL, Ramirez-Avila L, Langelier CR

Increased rates of secondary bacterial infections, including Enterococcus bacteremia, in patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Infection control and hospital epidemiology

DeVoe C, Segal MR, Wang L, Stanley K, Madera S, Fan J, Schouest J, Graham-Ojo R, Nichols A, Prasad PA, Ghale R, Love C, Abe-Jones Y, Kangelaris KN, Patterson SL, Yokoe DS, Langelier CR

Nasopharyngeal SARS-CoV-2 viral loads in young children do not differ significantly from those in older children and adults.

Scientific reports

Madera S, Crawford E, Langelier C, Tran NK, Thornborrow E, Miller S, DeRisi JL

Draft Genome Sequence of an Extensively Drug-Resistant Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi Strain from a Returned Traveler from Pakistan.

Microbiology resource announcements

Hao S, Veuthey T, Caldera S, Serpa PH, Haller B, Tan M, Neff N, Madera S, Langelier C

Cutting Edge: Divergent Requirement of T-Box Transcription Factors in Effector and Memory NK Cells.

Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)

Madera S, Geary CD, Lau CM, Pikovskaya O, Reiner SL, Sun JC

Exploring intentions of physician-scientist trainees: factors influencing MD and MD/PhD interest in research careers.

BMC medical education

Kwan JM, Daye D, Schmidt ML, Conlon CM, Kim H, Gaonkar B, Payne AS, Riddle M, Madera S, Adami AJ, Winter KQ

Type I IFN promotes NK cell expansion during viral infection by protecting NK cells against fratricide.

The Journal of experimental medicine

Madera S, Rapp M, Firth MA, Beilke JN, Lanier LL, Sun JC

Cutting edge: stage-specific requirement of IL-18 for antiviral NK cell expansion.

Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950)

Madera S, Sun JC

Molecular Programming of Immunological Memory in Natural Killer Cells.

Advances in experimental medicine and biology

Beaulieu AM, Madera S, Sun JC

Nfil3-independent lineage maintenance and antiviral response of natural killer cells.

The Journal of experimental medicine

Firth MA, Madera S, Beaulieu AM, Gasteiger G, Castillo EF, Schluns KS, Kubo M, Rothman PB, Vivier E, Sun JC

Proinflammatory cytokine signaling required for the generation of natural killer cell memory.

The Journal of experimental medicine

Sun JC, Madera S, Bezman NA, Beilke JN, Kaplan MH, Lanier LL

The transcription factors T-bet and Eomes control key checkpoints of natural killer cell maturation.


Gordon SM, Chaix J, Rupp LJ, Wu J, Madera S, Sun JC, Lindsten T, Reiner SL