Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Fellow publications

 

Fabrizio Biundo, D'Adamio Lab 

Matrone, C., S. Luvisetto, L. R. La Rosa, R. Tamayev, A. Pignataro, N. Canu, L. Yang, A. P. Barbagallo, F. Biundo, F. Lombino, H. Zheng, M. Ammassari-Teule, and L. D'Adamio. 2012. Tyr682 in the Abeta-precursor protein intracellular domain regulates synaptic connectivity, cholinergic function, and cognitive performance. Aging Cell 11:1084-1093

Lombino, F., F. Biundo, R. Tamayev, O. Arancio, and L. D'Adamio. 2013. An intracellular threonine of amyloid-beta precursor protein mediates synaptic plasticity deficits and memory loss. PLoS One 8:e57120

 

 

 

Leandro Carreno, Porcelli Lab 

Wen, X., P. Rao, L. J. Carreno, S. Kim, A. Lawrenczyk, S. A. Porcelli, P. Cresswell, and W. Yuan. 2013. Human CD1d knock-in mouse model demonstrates potent antitumor potential of human CD1d-restricted invariant natural killer T cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:2963-2968

Arora, P., A. Baena, K. O. Yu, N. K. Saini, S. S. Kharkwal, M. F. Goldberg, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, L. J. Carreno, M. M. Venkataswamy, J. Kim, E. Lazar-Molnar, G. Lauvau, Y. T. Chang, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, A. Al-Shamkhani, L. R. Cox, P. J. Jervis, N. Veerapen, G. S. Besra, and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. A single subset of dendritic cells controls the cytokine bias of natural killer T cell responses to diverse glycolipid antigens. Immunity 40:105-116

Carreno, L. J., S. S. Kharkwal, and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. Optimizing NKT cell ligands as vaccine adjuvants. Immunotherapy 6:309-320

Venkataswamy, M. M., T. W. Ng, S. S. Kharkwal, L. J. Carreno, A. J. Johnson, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, P. J. Jervis, L. R. Cox, G. S. Besra, X. Wen, W. Yuan, M. Tsuji, X. Li, D. D. Ho, J. Chan, S. Lee, R. Frothingham, B. F. Haynes, M. W. Panas, G. O. Gillard, J. D. Sixsmith, B. Korioth-Schmitz, J. E. Schmitz, M. H. Larsen, W. R. Jacobs, Jr., and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. Improving Mycobacterium bovis Bacillus Calmette-Guerin as a vaccine delivery vector for viral antigens by incorporation of glycolipid activators of NKT cells. PLoS One 9:e108383

 

 

 

Laurent Chorro, Lauvau Lab 

Lauvau, G., L. Chorro, E. Spaulding, and S. M. Soudja. 2014. Inflammatory monocyte effector mechanisms. Cell Immunol (in press)

 

 

 

Ian Cook, Leyh Lab 

Cook, I. T., T. S. Leyh, S. A. Kadlubar, and C. N. Falany. 2010. Structural rearrangement of SULT2A1: effects on dehydroepiandrosterone and raloxifene sulfation. Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig 1:81-87

Cook, I. T., T. S. Leyh, S. A. Kadlubar, and C. N. Falany. 2010. Lack of substrate inhibition in a monomeric form of human cytosolic SULT2A1. Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig 3:357-366

Rohn, K. J., I. T. Cook, T. S. Leyh, S. A. Kadlubar, and C. N. Falany. 2012. Potent inhibition of human sulfotransferase 1A1 by 17alpha-ethinylestradiol: role of 3'-phosphoadenosine 5'-phosphosulfate binding and structural rearrangements in regulating inhibition and activity. Drug Metab Dispos 40:1588-1595

Cook, I., T. Wang, C. N. Falany, and T. S. Leyh. 2012. A nucleotide-gated molecular pore selects sulfotransferase substrates. Biochemistry 51:5674-5683

Cook, I., T. Wang, S. C. Almo, J. Kim, C. N. Falany, and T. S. Leyh. 2013. The gate that governs sulfotransferase selectivity. Biochemistry 52:415-424

Cook, I., T. Wang, S. C. Almo, J. Kim, C. N. Falany, and T. S. Leyh. 2013. Testing the sulfotransferase molecular pore hypothesis. J Biol Chem 288:8619-8626

Leyh, T. S., I. Cook, and T. Wang. 2013. Structure, dynamics and selectivity in the sulfotransferase family. Drug Metab Rev 45:423-430

Cook, I., T. Wang, C. N. Falany, and T. S. Leyh. 2013. High accuracy in silico sulfotransferase models. J Biol Chem 288:34494-34501

Wang, T., I. Cook, C. N. Falany, and T. S. Leyh. 2014. Paradigms of sulfotransferase catalysis: the mechanism of SULT2A1. J Biol Chem 289:26474-26480

 

 

 

Dolores Del Prete, D'Adamio Lab 

Del Prete, D., F. Lombino, X. Liu, and L. D'Adamio. 2014. APP is cleaved by Bace1 in pre-synaptic vesicles and establishes a pre-synaptic interactome, via its intracellular domain, with molecular complexes that regulate pre-synaptic vesicles functions. PLoS One 9:e108576

 
 
 

Susan Irvin, Herold Lab 

Murphy, K., S. C. Irvin, and B. C. Herold. 2014. Research gaps in defining the biological link between HIV risk and hormonal contraception. Am J Reprod Immunol 72:228-235

 
 
 

Murali Janakiram, Zang Lab 

Janakiram, M., Y. M. Abadi, J. A. Sparano, and X. Zang. 2012. T cell coinhibition and immunotherapy in human breast cancer. Discov Med 14:229-236

 
 
 

Alison Johnson, Porcelli Lab 

Venkataswamy, M. M., T. W. Ng, S. S. Kharkwal, L. J. Carreno, A. J. Johnson, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, P. J. Jervis, L. R. Cox, G. S. Besra, X. Wen, W. Yuan, M. Tsuji, X. Li, D. D. Ho, J. Chan, S. Lee, R. Frothingham, B. F. Haynes, M. W. Panas, G. O. Gillard, J. D. Sixsmith, B. Korioth-Schmitz, J. E. Schmitz, M. H. Larsen, W. R. Jacobs, Jr., and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. Improving Mycobacterium bovis Bacillus Calmette-Guerin as a vaccine delivery vector for viral antigens by incorporation of glycolipid activators of NKT cells. PLoS One 9:e108383

 

 

 

Joseph Katakowski, Palliser Lab 

Katakowski, J. A., and D. Palliser. 2010. siRNA-based topical microbicides targeting sexually transmitted infections. Curr Opin Mol Ther 12:192-202

Katakowski, J. A., and D. Palliser. 2011. Optimizing siRNA delivery to the genital mucosa. Discov Med 11:124-132

Wengerter, B. C., J. A. Katakowski, J. M. Rosenberg, C. G. Park, S. C. Almo, D. Palliser, and M. Levy. 2014. Aptamer-targeted antigen delivery. Mol Ther 22:1375-1387

 

 

 

Shajo Kunnath Velayudhan, Porcelli Lab 

Kunnath-Velayudhan, S., and S. A. Porcelli. 2013. Recent advances in defining the immunoproteome of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Front Immunol 4:335

Arora, P., A. Baena, K. O. Yu, N. K. Saini, S. S. Kharkwal, M. F. Goldberg, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, L. J. Carreno, M. M. Venkataswamy, J. Kim, E. Lazar-Molnar, G. Lauvau, Y. T. Chang, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, A. Al-Shamkhani, L. R. Cox, P. J. Jervis, N. Veerapen, G. S. Besra, and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. A single subset of dendritic cells controls the cytokine bias of natural killer T cell responses to diverse glycolipid antigens. Immunity 40:105-116

Venkataswamy, M. M., T. W. Ng, S. S. Kharkwal, L. J. Carreno, A. J. Johnson, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, P. J. Jervis, L. R. Cox, G. S. Besra, X. Wen, W. Yuan, M. Tsuji, X. Li, D. D. Ho, J. Chan, S. Lee, R. Frothingham, B. F. Haynes, M. W. Panas, G. O. Gillard, J. D. Sixsmith, B. Korioth-Schmitz, J. E. Schmitz, M. H. Larsen, W. R. Jacobs, Jr., and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. Improving Mycobacterium bovis Bacillus Calmette-Guerin as a vaccine delivery vector for viral antigens by incorporation of glycolipid activators of NKT cells. PLoS One 9:e108383

 

 

 

Neeraj Saini, Porcelli Lab 

Arora, P., A. Baena, K. O. Yu, N. K. Saini, S. S. Kharkwal, M. F. Goldberg, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, L. J. Carreno, M. M. Venkataswamy, J. Kim, E. Lazar-Molnar, G. Lauvau, Y. T. Chang, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, A. Al-Shamkhani, L. R. Cox, P. J. Jervis, N. Veerapen, G. S. Besra, and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. A single subset of dendritic cells controls the cytokine bias of natural killer T cell responses to diverse glycolipid antigens. Immunity 40:105-116

 
 
 

Bianca Schulte, Diaz-Griffero Lab 

Fricke, T., T. E. White, B. Schulte, D. A. de Souza Aranha Vieira, A. Dharan, E. M. Campbell, A. Brandariz-Nunez, and F. Diaz-Griffero. 2014. MxB binds to the HIV-1 core and prevents the uncoating process of HIV-1. Retrovirology 11:68

 

 

 

Shalu Sharma, Porcelli Lab 

Arora, P., A. Baena, K. O. Yu, N. K. Saini, S. S. Kharkwal, M. F. Goldberg, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, L. J. Carreno, M. M. Venkataswamy, J. Kim, E. Lazar-Molnar, G. Lauvau, Y. T. Chang, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, A. Al-Shamkhani, L. R. Cox, P. J. Jervis, N. Veerapen, G. S. Besra, and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. A single subset of dendritic cells controls the cytokine bias of natural killer T cell responses to diverse glycolipid antigens. Immunity 40:105-116

Carreno, L. J., S. S. Kharkwal, and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. Optimizing NKT cell ligands as vaccine adjuvants. Immunotherapy 6:309-320

Venkataswamy, M. M., T. W. Ng, S. S. Kharkwal, L. J. Carreno, A. J. Johnson, S. Kunnath-Velayudhan, Z. Liu, R. Bittman, P. J. Jervis, L. R. Cox, G. S. Besra, X. Wen, W. Yuan, M. Tsuji, X. Li, D. D. Ho, J. Chan, S. Lee, R. Frothingham, B. F. Haynes, M. W. Panas, G. O. Gillard, J. D. Sixsmith, B. Korioth-Schmitz, J. E. Schmitz, M. H. Larsen, W. R. Jacobs, Jr., and S. A. Porcelli. 2014. Improving Mycobacterium bovis Bacillus Calmette-Guerin as a vaccine delivery vector for viral antigens by incorporation of glycolipid activators of NKT cells. PLoS One 9:e108383

 

 

 

Sangeeta Tiwari, Jacobs Lab 

Junqueira-Kipnis, A. P., F. M. de Oliveira, M. M. Trentini, S. Tiwari, B. Chen, D. P. Resende, B. D. Silva, M. Chen, L. Tesfa, W. R. Jacobs, Jr., and A. Kipnis. 2013. Prime-boost with Mycobacterium smegmatis recombinant vaccine improves protection in mice infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis. PLoS One 8:e78639

Vilcheze, C., V. Molle, S. Carrere-Kremer, J. Leiba, L. Mourey, S. Shenai, G. Baronian, J. Tufariello, T. Hartman, R. Veyron-Churlet, X. Trivelli, S. Tiwari, B. Weinrick, D. Alland, Y. Guerardel, W. R. Jacobs, Jr., and L. Kremer. 2014. Phosphorylation of KasB regulates virulence and acid-fastness in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. PLoS Pathog 10:e1004115

 
 
 
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