Rey A. Carabeo, PhD

Department Affiliations
Professor

Interests
Cellular microbiology of Chlamydia-host cell interaction

Education and Training
Postdoctoral fellow, Laboratory of Intracellular Parasites, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH, 2004
PhD, Oncology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, 1998
BS, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 1992 

Notable Publications
Tietzel I, Quayle AJ, Carabeo RA. (2019). Alternatively Activated Macrophages Are Host Cells for Chlamydia trachomatis and Reverse Anti-chlamydial Classically Activated Macrophages. Front. Microbiol. 10:919. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00919. eCollection 2019.

Pokorzynski ND, Brinkworth AJ, Carabeo RA. (2019). A Bipartite Iron-Dependent Transcriptional Regulation of the Tryptophan Salvage Pathway in Chlamydia trachomatisElife. 8. pii: e42295. doi: 10.7554/eLife.42295.

Brinkworth AJ, Wildung MR, Carabeo RA. (2018). Genomewide Transcriptional Responses of Iron-Starved Chlamydia trachomatis Reveal Prioritization of Metabolic Precursor Synthesis over Protein Translation. mSystems. 3(1). pii: e00184-17. doi: 10.1128/mSystems.00184-17. eCollection 2018 Jan-Feb. 

Nogueira AT, Pedrosa AT, Carabeo RA. (2018). Manipulation of the Host Cell Cytoskeleton by Chlamydia. Curr. Top. Microbiol. Immunol. 412:59-80. doi: 10.1007/82_2016_10.

 Nogueira AT, Braun KM, Carabeo RA. (2017). Characterization of the Growth of Chlamydia trachomatis in In Vitro-Generated Stratified Epithelium. Front. Cell. Infect. Microbiol. 7:438. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00438. eCollection 2017.

Pokorzynski ND, Thompson CC, Carabeo RA. (2017). Ironing Out the Unconventional Mechanisms of Iron Acquisition and Gene Regulation in Chlamydia. Front. Cell. Infect. Microbiol. 2017 7:394. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00394. eCollection 2017.