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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Andes’ clinical interests include general infectious diseases, transplant infectious diseases, mycology, antimicrobial pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. 


Infectious Diseases

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial, Meriter Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Infectious Diseases
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Missouri, 1992


Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Madison Magazine Top Docs 2012

Best Doctors® in America 2011

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

The overriding themes of our research programs are to advance our understanding of antibacterial and antifungal activity and drug resistance, and to identify new antimicrobial drug treatment strategies and drug targets.

PubMed Articles
Walsh TJ Azie N Andes DR . Development of New Strategies for Echinocandins: Progress in Translational Research. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Dec 1;61 Suppl 6:S601-3
[PubMed ID: 26567276]
Nett JE Zarnowski R Cabezas-Olcoz J Brooks EG Bernhardt J Marchillo K Mosher DF Andes DR . Host Contributions to Construction of Three Device-Associated Candida albicans Biofilms. Infect Immun. 2015 Dec;83(12):4630-8
[PubMed ID: 26371129]
Sidoryk K Świtalska M Jaromin A Cmoch P Bujak I Kaczmarska M Wietrzyk J Dominguez EG Żarnowski R Andes DR Bańkowski K Cybulski M Kaczmarek Ł . The synthesis of indolo[2,3-b]quinoline derivatives with a guanidine group: Highly selective cytotoxic agents. Eur J Med Chem. 2015 Nov 13;105:208-19
[PubMed ID: 26496013]
Lepak AJ Parhi A Madison M Marchillo K VanHecker J Andes DR . In Vivo Pharmacodynamic Evaluation of an FtsZ Inhibitor, TXA-709, and Its Active Metabolite, TXA-707, in a Murine Neutropenic Thigh Infection Model. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Oct;59(10):6568-74
[PubMed ID: 26259789]
Zhang F Adnani N Vazquez-Rivera E Braun DR Tonelli M Andes DR Bugni TS . Application of 3D NMR for Structure Determination of Peptide Natural Products. J Org Chem. 2015 Sep 4;80(17):8713-9
[PubMed ID: 26273993]
Vergidis P Avery RK Wheat LJ Dotson JL Assi MA Antoun SA Hamoud KA Burdette SD Freifeld AG McKinsey DS Money ME Myint T Andes DR Hoey CA Kaul DA Dickter JK Liebers DE Miller RA Muth WE Prakash V Steiner FT Walker RC Hage CA . Histoplasmosis complicating tumor necrosis factor-α blocker therapy: a retrospective analysis of 98 cases. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 1;61(3):409-17
[PubMed ID: 25870331]
Verweij PE Ananda-Rajah M Andes D Arendrup MC Brüggemann RJ Chowdhary A Cornely OA Denning DW Groll AH Izumikawa K Kullberg BJ Lagrou K Maertens J Meis JF Newton P Page I Seyedmousavi S Sheppard DC Viscoli C Warris A Donnelly JP . International expert opinion on the management of infection caused by azole-resistant Aspergillus fumigatus. Drug Resist Updat. 2015 Jul-Aug;21-22:30-40
[PubMed ID: 26282594]
Davis SA Vincent BM Endo MM Whitesell L Marchillo K Andes DR Lindquist S Burke MD . Nontoxic antimicrobials that evade drug resistance. Nat Chem Biol. 2015 Jul;11(7):481-7
[PubMed ID: 26030729]
Theuretzbacher U Ambrose PG MacGowan AP Andes DR Sörgel F Derendorf H Mouton JW Drusano GL Tulkens PM Dudley MN Cars O Nation RL . In memoriam: William A. Craig. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Jun;59(6):2971
[PubMed ID: 25896702]
McCarty TP Baddley JW Walsh TJ Alexander BD Kontoyiannis DP Perl TM Walker R Patterson TF Schuster MG Lyon GM Wingard JR Andes DR Park BJ Brandt ME Pappas PG . Phaeohyphomycosis in transplant recipients: Results from the Transplant Associated Infection Surveillance Network (TRANSNET). Med Mycol. 2015 Jun;53(5):440-6
[PubMed ID: 25908651]
Fox EP Bui CK Nett JE Hartooni N Mui MC Andes DR Nobile CJ Johnson AD . An expanded regulatory network temporally controls Candida albicans biofilm formation. Mol Microbiol. 2015 Jun;96(6):1226-39
[PubMed ID: 25784162]
Mitchell KF Zarnowski R Sanchez H Edward JA Reinicke EL Nett JE Mitchell AP Andes DR . Community participation in biofilm matrix assembly and function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Mar 31;112(13):4092-7
[PubMed ID: 25770218]
Lepak AJ Marchillo K Andes DR . Pharmacodynamic target evaluation of a novel oral glucan synthase inhibitor, SCY-078 (MK-3118), using an in vivo murine invasive candidiasis model. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Feb;59(2):1265-72
[PubMed ID: 25512406]
Lepak AJ Marchillo K Craig WA Andes DR . In vivo pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the lantibiotic NAI-107 in a neutropenic murine thigh infection model. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Feb;59(2):1258-64
[PubMed ID: 25512404]
Nett JE Brooks EG Cabezas-Olcoz J Sanchez H Zarnowski R Marchillo K Andes DR . Rat indwelling urinary catheter model of Candida albicans biofilm infection. Infect Immun. 2014 Dec;82(12):4931-40
[PubMed ID: 25183731]
Lepak AJ Andes DR . Antifungal pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2014 Nov 10;5(5):a019653
[PubMed ID: 25384765]
Wyche TP Piotrowski JS Hou Y Braun D Deshpande R McIlwain S Ong IM Myers CL Guzei IA Westler WM Andes DR Bugni TS . Forazoline A: marine-derived polyketide with antifungal in vivo efficacy. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2014 Oct 20;53(43):11583-6
[PubMed ID: 25197007]
Desai JV Mitchell AP Andes DR . Fungal biofilms, drug resistance, and recurrent infection. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2014 Oct 1;4(10)
[PubMed ID: 25274758]
Holland LM Schröder MS Turner SA Taff H Andes D Grózer Z Gácser A Ames L Haynes K Higgins DG Butler G . Comparative phenotypic analysis of the major fungal pathogens Candida parapsilosis and Candida albicans. PLoS Pathog. 2014 Sep;10(9):e1004365
[PubMed ID: 25233198]
Zarnowski R Westler WM Lacmbouh GA Marita JM Bothe JR Bernhardt J Lounes-Hadj Sahraoui A Fontaine J Sanchez H Hatfield RD Ntambi JM Nett JE Mitchell AP Andes DR . Novel entries in a fungal biofilm matrix encyclopedia. MBio. 2014 Aug 5;5(4):e01333-14
[PubMed ID: 25096878]