Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Student Publications

 

Anthony Bowen, Casadevall Lab

Janda, A., E. Eryilmaz, A. Nakouzi, M. A. Pohl, A. Bowen, and A. Casadevall. 2015. Variable region identical IgA and IgE to Cryptococcus neoformans capsular polysaccharide manifest specificity differences. J Biol Chem 290:12090-12100

 

 

 

 

Cindy Buffone, Diaz-Griffero Lab

Fricke, T., C. Buffone, S. Opp, J. Valle-Casuso, and F. Diaz-Griffero. 2014. BI-2 destabilizes HIV-1 cores during infection and prevents binding of CPSF6 to the HIV-1 capsid. Retrovirology 11:120

Schulte, B., C. Buffone, S. Opp, F. Di Nunzio, D. A. De Souza Aranha Vieira, A. Brandariz-Nunez, and F. Diaz-Griffero. 2015. Restriction of HIV-1 requires the N-terminal region of MxB as a capsid-binding motif but not as a nuclear localization signal. J Virol 89:8599-8610

Buffone, C., B. Schulte, S. Opp, and F. Diaz-Griffero. 2015. Contribution of MxB oligomerization to HIV-1 capsid binding and restriction. J Virol 89:3285-3294

 

 

 

Samantha Chalmers, Putterman Lab 

Pawar, R. D., B. Goilav, Y. Xia, L. Herlitz, J. Doerner, S. Chalmers, K. Ghosh, X. Zang, and C. Putterman. 2014. B7x/B7H-4 modulates the adaptive immune response and ameliorates renal injury in antibody mediated nephritis. Clin Exp Immunol 179:329-343

Chalmers, S. A., V. Chitu, L. C. Herlitz, R. Sahu, E. R. Stanley, and C. Putterman. 2015. Macrophage depletion ameliorates nephritis induced by pathogenic antibodies. J Autoimmun 57:42-52

Doerner, J. L., J. Wen, Y. Xia, K. B. Paz, D. Schairer, L. Wu, S. A. Chalmers, P. Izmirly, J. S. Michaelson, L. C. Burkly, A. J. Friedman, and C. Putterman. 2015. TWEAK/Fn14 signaling involvement in the pathogenesis of cutaneous disease in the MRL/lpr model of spontaneous lupus. J Invest Dermatol (in press)

 

 

 

Jordan Chinai, Zang Lab 

Zhao, R., J. M. Chinai, S. Buhl, L. Scandiuzzi, A. Ray, H. Jeon, K. C. Ohaegbulam, K. Ghosh, A. Zhao, M. D. Scharff, and X. Zang. 2013. HHLA2 is a member of the B7 family and inhibits human CD4 and CD8 T-cell function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:9879-9884

Jeon, H., V. Vigdorovich, S. C. Garrett-Thomson, M. Janakiram, U. A. Ramagopal, Y. M. Abadi, J. S. Lee, L. Scandiuzzi, K. C. Ohaegbulam, J. M. Chinai, R. Zhao, Y. Yao, Y. Mao, J. A. Sparano, S. C. Almo, and X. Zang. 2014. Structure and cancer immunotherapy of the B7 family member B7x. Cell Rep 9:1089-1098

Janakiram, M., J. M. Chinai, S. Fineberg, A. Fiser, C. Montagna, R. Medavarapu, E. Castano, H. Jeon, K. C. Ohaegbulam, R. Zhao, A. Zhao, S. C. Almo, J. A. Sparano, and X. Zang. 2015. Expression, clinical significance, and receptor identification of the newest B7 family member HHLA2 protein. Clin Cancer Res 21:2359-2366

Chinai, J. M., M. Janakiram, F. Chen, W. Chen, M. Kaplan, and X. Zang. 2015. New immunotherapies targeting the PD-1 pathway. Trends Pharmacol Sci (in press)

 

 

 

Carlos De Leon-Rodriguez, Casadevall Lab

Coelho, C., A. C. Souza, S. Derengowski Lda, C. de Leon-Rodriguez, B. Wang, R. Leon-Rivera, A. L. Bocca, T. Goncalves, and A. Casadevall. 2015. Macrophage mitochondrial and stress response to ingestion of Cryptococcus neoformans. J Immunol 194:2345-2357

 

 

 

Lara Kleinfelter, Chandran Lab 

Kleinfelter, L. M., R. K. Jangra, L. T. Jae, A. S. Herbert, E. Mittler, K. M. Stiles, A. S. Wirchnianski, M. Kielian, T. R. Brummelkamp, J. M. Dye, and K. Chandran. 2015. Haploid genetic screen reveals a profound and direct dependence on cholesterol for hantavirus membrane fusion. mBio 6

 

 

 

Kim Ohaegbulam, Zang Lab 

Zhao, R., J. M. Chinai, S. Buhl, L. Scandiuzzi, A. Ray, H. Jeon, K. C. Ohaegbulam, K. Ghosh, A. Zhao, M. D. Scharff, and X. Zang. 2013. HHLA2 is a member of the B7 family and inhibits human CD4 and CD8 T-cell function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:9879-9884

Abadi, Y. M., H. Jeon, K. C. Ohaegbulam, L. Scandiuzzi, K. Ghosh, K. A. Hofmeyer, J. S. Lee, A. Ray, C. Gravekamp, and X. Zang. 2013. Host B7x promotes pulmonary metastasis of breast cancer. J Immunol 190:3806-3814

Jeon, H., K. C. Ohaegbulam, Y. M. Abadi, and X. Zang. 2013. B7x and myeloid-derived suppressor cells in the tumor microenvironment: A tale of two cities. Oncoimmunology 2:e24744

Jeon, H., V. Vigdorovich, S. C. Garrett-Thomson, M. Janakiram, U. A. Ramagopal, Y. M. Abadi, J. S. Lee, L. Scandiuzzi, K. C. Ohaegbulam, J. M. Chinai, R. Zhao, Y. Yao, Y. Mao, J. A. Sparano, S. C. Almo, and X. Zang. 2014. Structure and cancer immunotherapy of the B7 family member B7x. Cell Rep 9:1089-1098

Janakiram, M., J. M. Chinai, S. Fineberg, A. Fiser, C. Montagna, R. Medavarapu, E. Castano, H. Jeon, K. C. Ohaegbulam, R. Zhao, A. Zhao, S. C. Almo, J. A. Sparano, and X. Zang. 2015. Expression, clinical significance, and receptor identification of the newest B7 family member HHLA2 protein. Clin Cancer Res 21:2359-2366

Ohaegbulam, K. C., A. Assal, E. Lazar-Molnar, Y. Yao, and X. Zang. 2015. Human cancer immunotherapy with antibodies to the PD-1 and PD-L1 pathway. Trends Mol Med 21:24-33

 

 

 

Arthur Ruiz, Prasad Lab 

Rao, V. R., A. P. Ruiz, and V. R. Prasad. 2014. Viral and cellular factors underlying neuropathogenesis in HIV associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND). AIDS Res Ther 11:13

 

 

 

Jennifer Schloss, DiLorenzo Lab 

Babad, J., R. Ali, J. Schloss, and T. P. DiLorenzo. 2016. An HLA-transgenic mouse model of type 1 diabetes that incorporates the reduced, but not abolished, thymic insulin expression seen in patients. J. Diabetes Res 2016:7959060

Sidney, J., J. Schloss, C. Moore, M. Lindvall, A. Wriston, D. F. Hunt, J. Shabanowitz, T. P. DiLorenzo, and A. Sette. 2016. Characterization of the peptide binding specificity of the HLA class I alleles B*38:01 and B*39:06. Immunogenetics 68:231-236

Mukherjee, G., R. J. Chaparro, J. Schloss, C. Smith, C. D. Bando, and T. P. DiLorenzo. 2015. Glucagon-reactive islet-infiltrating CD8 T cells in NOD mice. Immunology 144:631-640

 

 

 

Ariel Dov Stock, Putterman Lab 

Wen, J., Y. Xia, A. Stock, J. S. Michaelson, L. C. Burkly, M. Gulinello, and C. Putterman. 2013. Neuropsychiatric disease in murine lupus is dependent on the TWEAK/Fn14 pathway. J Autoimmun 43:44-54

Stock, A. D., J. Wen, and C. Putterman. 2013. Neuropsychiatric lupus, the blood brain barrier, and the TWEAK/Fn14 pathway. Front Immunol 4:484

Wen, J., J. Doerner, K. Weidenheim, Y. Xia, A. Stock, J. S. Michaelson, K. Baruch, A. Deczkowska, M. Gulinello, M. Schwartz, L. C. Burkly, and C. Putterman. 2015. TNF-like weak inducer of apoptosis promotes blood brain barrier disruption and increases neuronal cell death in MRL/lpr mice. J Autoimmun 60:40-50

 

 

 

Ekaterina Taneva, Herold Lab 

Nixon, B., T. Jandl, R. S. Teller, E. Taneva, Y. Wang, U. Nagaraja, P. F. Kiser, and B. C. Herold. 2014. Vaginally delivered tenofovir disoproxil fumarate provides greater protection than tenofovir against genital herpes in a murine model of efficacy and safety. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:1153-1160

 

 

 

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