Stephen C Edberg PhD

Professor Emeritus of Laboratory Medicine

Departments & Organizations

Laboratory Medicine: Clinical Microbiology

Research Interests

Bacteria; infection; metabolic activity; enzyme production; diarrhea  more...


  • Ph.D., SUNY at Buffalo, 1971

Selected Publications

  • Vielemeyer O. Crouch JY. Edberg SC. Howe JG. Identification of Bordetella pertussis in a critically ill human immunodeficiency virus-infected patient by direct genotypical analysis of Gram-stained material and discrimination from B. holmesii by using a unique recA gene restriction enzyme site. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 42(2):847-9, 2004 Feb;
  • Rakoff-Nahoum, S., Paglino, J., Eslami-Varzanch, F., Edberg, S., Medzhitov, R. Recognition of commensal microflora by toll-like receptors is required for intestinal homeostasis. Cell. 229-241, 2004;
  • Edberg, S.C. and Allen, M.J. Virulence and risk from drinking water of heterotrophioc plate count bacteria in human population groups. International Journal of Food Microbiology 92:255-263, 2004;



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