Peer-reviewed Research Papers (Published or Submitted)

T35 trainee names are bold and underlined in the following list.

1.  Hogg A, Huante M, Ongaya A, Williams J, Ferguson M, Cloyd M, Amukoye E, and Endsley J. Activation of NK cell granulysin by mycobacteria and IL-15 is differentially affected by HIV. Tuberculosis. 91 Suppl 1:S75-81, 2011.10.015. PMID: 22099421

2.  Aarsland, SJ, Castellanos-Gonzalez A, Lockamy KP, Mulu-Droppers R, Mulu M,  A.C. White, and Cabada MM. Treatable bacterial infections are under-recognized causes of fever in Ethiopian children. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 87(1):128-33, 2012. PMID: 22764303

3.  Lu R, Popov V, Patel J, and Eaves-Pyles T. Burkholderia mallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei stimulate differential inflammatory responses from human alveolar type II cells (ATII) and macrophages. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2 (165) doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2012.00165, 2012.

4.  Gupta S, Wan X, Zago MP, Martinez Sellers VC, Silva TS, Assiah D, Dhiman M, Nuñez S, Petersen JR, Vázquez-Chagoyán JC, Estrada-Franco JG, Garg NJ. Antigenicity and diagnostic potential of vaccine candidates in human chagas disease. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 7(1):e2018. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002018, 2013. PMID: 23350012

5. Liang YJ, Jie Z, Hou LF, Aguilar-Valenzuela R, Vu D, Soong L, and Sun J. IL-33 induces nuocytes and modulates liver injury in viral hepatitis. J Immunology 190(11):5666-75, 2013. PMID: 23630360

6.  Choudhary S, Mridul K, Fang L, Patel KV, Tian B, Zhao Y, Edeh C, and Brasier AR.  Inducible tumor necrosis factor (TNF) receptor-associated factor-1 expression couples the canonical to the non-canonical NF-kB pathway in TNF stimulation. J Biological Chemistry 17;288(20):14612-23, 2013. PMID: 23543740

7. Beswick EJ, Johnson JR, Saada JI, Humen M, House J, Dann SM, Qiu S, Brasier AR, Powell DW,  Reyes VE, and Pinchuk IV. TLR4 activation enhances PD-L1-mediated tolerogenic capacity of colonic CD90+ stromal cells. J Immunology. 193(5):2218-29, 2014. PMID: 25070848

8. Gupta S, Silva TS, Osizugbo JE, Tucker L, Spratt HM, Garg NJ. Serum-mediated activation of macrophages reflects TcVac2 vaccine efficacy against Chagas disease. Infect Immun. 82(4):1382-9, 2014.  PMID: 24421046

9. Rincon, L, MP Sedrak, H Sun, G Garza, B Kelly, J Dong.  K-type human endogenous retroviral elements in human melanoma. Advances in Genomics and Genetics, 4: 153-159, 2014

10. Liang, Y, Z Jie, W Wang, Z Kwota, M Salvato, R de Waal Malefyt, L Soong, and J Sun. IL-33 promotes innate IFN-g production and multi-functional T cell responses in viral hepatitis. Eur. J Immunology, 45:3052-3063. 2015. PMID: 26249267

11. Garza, G, H Sun, E Matterberger-Cantu, H Wu, F Xu, A Li, S Ausari, P Keiser, JC Sarria, and J Dong. Co-variation between HERV-K RNA expression and CD4 cell counts in untreated HIV-1-infected individuals. J Clin Pathol Microbes 1(1):1-5, 2016.

12. Grimes, L, Doyle A, Miller AL, Pyles RB, Olah G, Szabo C, Hoskins S, and Eaves-Pyles T. Intraluminal Flagellin Differentially Contributes to Gut Dysbiosis and Systemic Inflammation following Burn Injury. PLoS One 11(12):e0166770, 2016. PMID: 27907005

13. Yi P, Liang Y, Yuan DMK, Jie Z, Kwota Z, Chen Y, Cong Y, Fan X, Sun J. A tightly regulated IL-22 response maintains immune functions and homeostasis in systemic viral infection. Scientific Reports 7(1):3857, 2017. PMID: 28634408

14. Soong L*, TR Shelite*, Y Xing*, H Kodakandla, Y Liang, B Trent, P Horton, KC Smith, ZY Zhao, B Long, D Bouyer, J Cai. Type 1-skewed neuroinflammation and vascular leakage associated with Orientia tsutsugamushi infection in mice. (*equals) PLoS NTD 11(7):e0005765. doi: 10.1371. 2017. PMID: 28742087

15. Zhu S, Luo H, Liu H, Ha Y, Mays ER, Lawrence RE, Winkelmann E, Barrett AD, Smith SB, Wang M, Wang, T, and Zheng W. p38MAPK plays a critical role in induction of a pro-inflammatory phenotype of retinal Müller cells following Zika virus. infection Antiviral Research 145:70-81. doi: 10.1016, 2017. PMID: 28739278

16. Gupta, A, J Yo, G Huang, L Soong, J Dong. Developmental defects associated with DNA copy number gain of chromosome 2q33.1: a case report and review of literature. Lab Med. 2017 Dec 29. doi: 10.1093/labmed/lmx086. PMID: 39301000

17. Liang, Y, P Yi, DMK Yuan, Z Jie, Z Kwota, L Soong, Y Cong, J Sun. IL-33 induces immunosuppressive neutrophils via type 2 innate lymphoid cells/IL-13/STAT6 axis and protects liver against injury in LCMV infection-induced viral hepatitis. Cell & Mol Immunol. 

18. Nguyen M, Gawu P, Tung LL, Yang Z, Soong L, and Dong J. Lack of significant co-activation of BKV and CMV in renal transplant patients: an institutional experience. Am Res J Pathol. 1(1): 1-6, 2018

19. G Li, C Teleki, and T Wang. Memory T cells in Flavivirus vaccination. (Review). Vaccines  2018 Oct 18;6(4). pii: E73. doi: 10.3390/vaccines6040073.

20. Li G, A Adam, H Luo, C Shan, Z Cao, CR Fontes-Garfias, VV Sarathy, C Teleki, ER Winkelmann, Y Liang, J Sun, N Bourne, ADT Barrett, PY Shi, T Wang. An attenuated Zika virus NS4B protein mutant is a potent inducer of antiviral immune responses. NPJ Vaccines 4:48  2019

21. Charles DD, JR Fisher, SM Hoskinson, AA Medina-Colorado, YC Shen, MR Chaaban, SG Widen, TD Eaves-Pyles, CA Maxwell, AL Miller, VL Popov, RB Pyles. Development of a Novel ex vivo Nasal Epithelial Cell Model Supporting Colonization With Human Nasal Microbiota.  Frontiers in Cellular & Infection Microbiology 9:165  2019

22. Trent, B, Y Liang, Y Xin, M Esqueda, Y Wei, NH Cho, H-II Kim, YS Kim, TR Shelite, J Cai, J Sun, DH Bouyer, J Liu, and L Soong. Polarized lung inflammation and Tie2/Angiopoietin-mediated dysfunction during severe Orientia tsutsugamushi infection.  PLoS NTD  2020 Mar 2;14(3):e0007675. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007675. PMID: 32119672.

23. Liang Y, P Yi, W Ru, Z Jie, H Wang, T Ghanayem, X Wang, E Alamer, J Liu, H Hu, L Soong, J Cai, J Sun. IL-22 hinders antiviral T cell responses and exacerbates neurological disorders in ZIKV-infected immunocompetent neonatal mice.  J Neuroinflammation (JNEU-D-20-00535). Submitted

24. Luikart S, GM Huang, J Dong. The Utility of CMA versus FISH in Determining HER2/ERBB2 Status in a GEA Patient: A Case Report and Literature Review. In preparation