Dustin L Williams

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Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Characterization of a novel active release coating to prevent biofilm implant-related infections
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 101:1078-89. 2013
  2. pmc In vivo efficacy of a silicone‒cationic steroid antimicrobial coating to prevent implant-related infection
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Biomaterials 33:8641-56. 2012
  3. pmc Experimental model of biofilm implant-related osteomyelitis to test combination biomaterials using biofilms as initial inocula
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res A 100:1888-900. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Using biofilms as initial inocula in animal models of biofilm-related infections
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 100:1163-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Characterization of bacterial isolates collected from a sheep model of osseointegration
    Dustin L Williams
    Associated Regional and University Pathologists ARUP Laboratories, ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology, 500 Chipeta Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Curr Microbiol 61:574-83. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A modified CDC biofilm reactor to produce mature biofilms on the surface of peek membranes for an in vivo animal model application
    Dustin L Williams
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Curr Microbiol 62:1657-63. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Model development for determining the efficacy of a combination coating for the prevention of perioperative device related infections: a pilot study
    Kristofer D Sinclair
    Department of Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 101:1143-53. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a porous-structured titanium subdermal barrier for preventing infection in percutaneous osseointegrated prostheses
    Sujee Jeyapalina
    Bone and Joint Research Laboratory, DVA SLC HCS, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1304-11. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Assessing peri-implant tissue infection prevention in a percutaneous model
    Emily L Perry
    Bone and Joint Research Laboratory, Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 92:397-408. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Protein phosphorylation in irradiated human melanoma cells
    Raymond L Warters
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Radiat Res 168:535-44. 2007

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Characterization of a novel active release coating to prevent biofilm implant-related infections
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 101:1078-89. 2013
    ..The results of this work suggested that the PDMS with CSA-13 was thermally, chemically and physically stable when used as a device coating to treat local infection and/or prevent biofilm implant-related infections from developing...
  2. pmc In vivo efficacy of a silicone‒cationic steroid antimicrobial coating to prevent implant-related infection
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Biomaterials 33:8641-56. 2012
    ..Results indicated that the novel active release coating may have significant promise for future application to prevent biofilm implant-related infections in patients...
  3. pmc Experimental model of biofilm implant-related osteomyelitis to test combination biomaterials using biofilms as initial inocula
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res A 100:1888-900. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Using biofilms as initial inocula in animal models of biofilm-related infections
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 100:1163-9. 2012
    ..In this review, a discussion is presented on the impact that a shift in biofilm research may have if initial inocula of well-established, mature biofilms are used to model biomaterial device-related infections in animal models...
  5. doi request reprint Characterization of bacterial isolates collected from a sheep model of osseointegration
    Dustin L Williams
    Associated Regional and University Pathologists ARUP Laboratories, ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology, 500 Chipeta Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Curr Microbiol 61:574-83. 2010
    ..Two factors are believed to have contributed to this outcome: the delivery of CSA-13 and the lack of a skin seal at the skin/implant interface, which would create a biological barrier to infection...
  6. doi request reprint A modified CDC biofilm reactor to produce mature biofilms on the surface of peek membranes for an in vivo animal model application
    Dustin L Williams
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Curr Microbiol 62:1657-63. 2011
    ..Results indicated that uniform, mature biofilms repeatably grew on the surface of the PEEK membranes...
  7. doi request reprint Model development for determining the efficacy of a combination coating for the prevention of perioperative device related infections: a pilot study
    Kristofer D Sinclair
    Department of Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 101:1143-53. 2013
    ..This method may facilitate significantly reduced incidences of device-related infections as well as a new method to treat and prevent resistant strain bacterial infections...
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a porous-structured titanium subdermal barrier for preventing infection in percutaneous osseointegrated prostheses
    Sujee Jeyapalina
    Bone and Joint Research Laboratory, DVA SLC HCS, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1304-11. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Assessing peri-implant tissue infection prevention in a percutaneous model
    Emily L Perry
    Bone and Joint Research Laboratory, Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 92:397-408. 2010
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine if a broad spectrum antimicrobial, Ceragenin (CSA-13) could prevent pin track infections in a percutaneous tibial pin site in a sheep model...
  10. ncbi request reprint Protein phosphorylation in irradiated human melanoma cells
    Raymond L Warters
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Radiat Res 168:535-44. 2007
    ..Characterization of these phosphoproteins will require greater enrichment of low-abundance proteins...
  11. pmc Does vitamin E-blended UHMWPE prevent biofilm formation?
    Dustin L Williams
    Bone and Joint Research Laboratory 151F, George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs, 500 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, UT, 84148, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 473:928-35. 2015
    ..In addition, the observed differences in levels of bacterial attachment, though statistically significant, may not be clinically significant...
  12. pmc In vitro efficacy of a novel active-release antimicrobial coating to eradicate biofilms of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Dustin L Williams
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:2400-4. 2014
    ..Results indicated that P. aeruginosa biofilms were reduced by greater than 8 log10 units in less than 24 h. Data indicated that this active-release coating may be promising for preventing biofilm implant-related infections. ..
  13. doi request reprint Observing the biofilm matrix of Staphylococcus epidermidis ATCC 35984 grown using the CDC biofilm reactor
    Dustin L Williams
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Microsc Microanal 16:143-52. 2010
    ..These results could be important for studies wherein mature biofilms are needed for in vitro and/or in vivo applications...