University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Infectious Disease

Bio for Janet Lindow, Ph.D.

Janet Lindow, Ph.D.

Research Associate, Infectious Disease Medicine
Department of Medicine

Contact Information

Office Location:
Med-Infectious Disease, Stafford 110


1996 University of Illinois - Urbana B.S. Microbiology(minor: Biochemistry)
2002 Massachusetts Institute of Technology  PhD Biology

Research Grants

2011 Immunology COBRE Pilot Project Grant
2005-2007 NIH National Research Service Award

Awards and Honors

1995 Clark Microbiology Award for best academic record, University of Illinois
1996 School of Life Sciences Best Undergraduate Thesis Award, University of Illinois
1996 School of Life Sciences All School Distinction Award, University of Illinois
1996 B. S. summa cum laude in School of Life Sciences, Univesity of Illinois


Lindow JC*, Poly, F*, Tribble DR, Guerry P, Carmolli MP, Baqar S, Porter CK, Pierce KK, Darsley MJ,  Sadigh KS, Dill EA, The Campylobacter Study Team, Kirkpatrick BD. Caught in the act: In vivo development of macrolide resistance to Campylobacter jejuni infection. J Clin Microbiol 2010; 48(8):3012-5

Carmolli M, Duggal P, Haque R, Lindow J, Mondal D, Petri WA, Jr, Mourningstar P , Larsson CJ, Sreenivasan M, Khan S , Kirkpatrick BD.  Deficient serum MBL and MBL2 polymorphisms increase the risk of single and recurrent Cryptosporidium infections in young children. J Inf Diseases 2009; 49 (10):1512-9.

Lyon CE,  Sadigh KS, Carmolli MP, Harro C, Sheldon E, Lindow JC, Larsson CJ, Schwartz HI,
Martinez T, Feller A, Ventrone CH, Sack DA, DeNearing B, Fingar A, Pierce K, Beardsley E,
Kilonzo B, Kirkpatrick BD. The single oral dose typhoid vaccine, M01ZH09, is safe and
immunogenic at doses up to 1.7 x 1010 colony-forming units. Vaccine 2010; 28:3602-8

Lindow JC, Fimlaid, KA, Bunn, JY and Kirkpatrick BD.  Antibodies in action: the role of human opsonins in killing of Salmonella Enterica serovar Typhi. Inf and Immunity 2011;79(8):3188-3194 in humans.

Lindow JC, Britton RA, and Grossman AD. Structural Maintenance of Chromosomes protein of Bacillus subtilis affects supercoiling in vivo. J Bacteriol 2002; 184(19):5317-5322

Lindow JC, Kuwano M, Moriya S, and Grossman AD. Subcellular localization of the Bacillus subtilis Structural Maintenance of Chromosomes (SMC) protein. Mol Microbiol 2002; 46:997-1009