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The R753Q polymorphism in Toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) attenuates innate immune responses to mycobacteria and impairs MyD88 adapter recruitment to TLR2. Pattabiraman, G., Panchal, R., and Medvedev, A. E. J Biol Chem. 2017 292(25):10685-10695. PMCID: PMC5481573

Therapeutic blockade of CD54 attenuates pulmonary barrier damage in T cell-induced acute lung injury. Svedova J, Ménoret A, Mittal P, Ryan JM, Buturla JA, Vella AT. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2017 May 4 (2017) [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28473322

Intestinal NCoR1, a regulator of epithelial cell maturation, controls neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. Chen S1, Lu W2, Yueh MF, Rettenmeier E, Liu M, Auwerx J, Yu RT, Evans RM, Wang K, Karin M, Tukey RH. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Feb 21;114(8):E1432-E1440. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1700232114. Epub 2017 Feb 6.  PMID 28167773.

YAP-IL-6ST autoregulatory loop activated on APC loss controls colonic tumorigenesis. Taniguchi K1,2,3,4,5, Moroishi T, de Jong PR, Krawczyk M, Grebbin BM, Luo H, Xu RH, Golob-Schwarzl N, Schweiger C, Wang K, Di Caro G, Feng Y, Fearon ER, Raz E, Kenner L, Farin HF, Guan KL, Haybaeck J, Datz C, Zhang K, Karin M. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Feb 14;114(7):1643-1648. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1620290114. Epub 2017 Jan 27. PMID: 28130546.

Splenomegaly, myeloid lineage expansion and increased osteoclastogenesis in osteogenesis imperfecta murine. Matthews BG, Roeder E, Wang X, Aguila HL, Lee SK, Grcevic D, Kalajzic I. Bone. 2017 Oct;103:1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2017.06.004. Epub 2017 Jun 7. PMID: 28600151

IL-15-deficient mice develop enhanced allergic responses to airway allergen exposure. Mathias CB, Schramm CM, Guernsey LA, Wu CA, Polukort SH, Rovatti J, Ser-Dolansky J, Secor E, Schneider SS, Thrall RS, Aguila HL. Clin Exp Allergy. 2017 May;47(5):639-655. doi: 10.1111/cea.12886. Epub 2017 Feb 7. PMID: 28093832

A Refined Bead-Free Method to Identify Astrocytic Exosomes in Primary Glial Cultures and Blood Plasma. Willis CM, Ménoret A, Jellison ER, Nicaise AM, Vella AT, Crocker SJ.  Front Neurosci. 2017 Jun 15;11:335. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2017.00335. eCollection 2017. PMID: 28663721

Multiparity improves outcomes after cerebral ischemia in female mice despite features of increased metabovascular risk.  Ritzel RM, Patel AR, Spychala M, Verma R, Crapser J, Koellhoffer EC, Schrecengost A, Jellison ER, Zhu L, Venna VR, McCullough LD.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jul 11;114(28):E5673-E5682. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1607002114. Epub 2017 Jun 23.

Dual Immunization with SseB/Flagellin Provides Enhanced Protection against <i>Salmonella</i> Infection Mediated by Circulating Memory Cells. Lee SJ, Benoun J, Sheridan BS, Fogassy Z, Pham O, Pham QM, Puddington L, McSorley SJ. J Immunol. 2017 Aug 15;199(4):1353-1361. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1601357. Epub 2017 Jul 14. PMID: 28710253 [PubMed – in process] Similar articles.

CD169+ macrophages orchestrate innate immune responses by regulating bacterial localization in the spleen. Perez OA, Yeung ST, Vera-Licona P, Romagnoli PA, Samji T, Ural BB, Maher L, Tanaka M, Khanna KM. Sci Immunol. 2017 Oct 6;2(16). pii: eaah5520. doi: 10.1126/sciimmunol.aah5520.  PMID: 28986418

Regulatory T Cells and Cancer: A Two-Sided Story. Wang K, Vella AT. Immunol Invest. 2016 Nov;45(8):797-812. Epub 2016 Sep 7. PMID: 27603750

Long noncoding RNAs as regulators of Toll-like receptor signaling and innate immunity. Murphy MB, Medvedev AE. J Leukoc Biol. 2016 99:839-50. PMID: 26965636

Endotoxin Tolerance Inhibits Lyn and c-Src Phosphorylation and Association with Toll-Like Receptor 4 but Increases Expression and Activity of Protein Phosphatases. Xiong Y, Murphy M, Manavalan TT, Pattabiraman G, Qiu F, Chang HH, Ho IC, Medvedev AE. J Innate Immun. 2016;8:171-184. PMCID: PMC4801746

Appearance of claudin-5+ leukocytes in the central nervous system during neuroinflammation: a novel role for endothelial-derived extracellular vesicles. Paul D, Baena V, Ge S, Jiang X Jellison ER, Kiprono T, Agalliu D5, Pachter JS. J Neuroinflammation. 2016 Nov 16;13(1):292.

Age-Associated Resident Memory CD8 T Cells in the Central Nervous System Are Primed To Potentiate Inflammation after Ischemic Brain Injury. Ritzel RM, Crapser J, Patel AR, Verma R1, Grenier JM, Chauhan A, Jellison ER, McCullough LD. J Immunol. 2016 Apr 15;196(8):3318-30. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1502021. Epub 2016 Mar 9.

Differentiation of distinct long-lived memory CD4 T cells in intestinal tissues after oral Listeria monocytogenes infection. Romagnoli PA, Fu HH, Qiu Z, Khairallah C, Pham QM, Puddington L, Khanna KM, Lefrançois L, Sheridan BS. Mucosal Immunol. 2017 Mar;10(2):520-530. doi: 10.1038/mi.2016.66. Epub 2016 Jul 27. PMID: 27461178 [PubMed – in process] Free PMC Article.
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Fine-Tuning of CD8(+) T Cell Mitochondrial Metabolism by the Respiratory Chain Repressor MCJ Dictates Protection to Influenza Virus. Champagne, Devin P; Hatle, Ketki M; Fortner, Karen A; D’Alessandro, Angelo; Thornton, Tina M; Yang, Rui; Torralba, Daniel; Tomás-Cortázar, Julen; Jun, Yong Woong; Ahn, Kyo Han; Hansen, Kirk C; Haynes, Laura; Anguita, Juan; Rincon, Mercedes Immunity 2016 May.

Age-related impairment of humoral response to influenza is associated with changes in antigen specific T follicular helper cell responses. Lefebvre, Julie S; Masters, April R; Hopkins, Jacob W; Haynes, Laura Scientific reports 2016 Jan;625051.

Aging augments the impact of influenza respiratory tract infection on mobility impairments, muscle-localized inflammation, and muscle atrophy. Bartley, Jenna M; Pan, Sarah J; Keilich, Spencer R; Hopkins, Jacob W; Al-Naggar, Iman M; Kuche, George A; Haynes, Laura Aging 2016 Feb.

Svedova J, Tsurutani N, Liu W, Khanna KM, Vella AT. TNF and CD28 Signaling Play Unique but Complementary Roles in the Systemic Recruitment of Innate Immune Cells after Staphylococcus aureus Enterotoxin A Inhalation. J Immunol. 2016;196(11):4510-21.

Tsurutani N, Mittal P, St. Rose MC, Ngoi SM, Svedova J, Menoret A, Treadway FB, Laubenbacher R, Suárez-Ramírez JE, Cauley LS, Adler AJ, and Vella AT. 2016. Costimulation Endows Immunotherapeutic CD8 T Cells with IL-36 Responsiveness during Aerobic Glycolysis. J. of Immunol. 196:124-134.

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Ying W, Tseng A, Chang RC, Wang H, Lin YL, Kanameni S, Brehm T, Morin A, Jones B, Splawn T, Crisitiello MF, Golding MC, Bazer FW, Safe S, Zhou B* (2016) miR-150 regulates obesity-associated insulin resistance by controlling B cell functions. Scientific Reports. 6: 20176 (2016).

Ménoret A, Crocker SJ, Rodriguez A, Rathinam VA, Clark RB, and Vella AT. 2016. Transition from identity to bioactivity-guided proteomics for biomarker discovery with focus on the PF2D platform. Proteomics Clin Appl. Jan;10(1):8-24.

Ying W, Tseng A, Chang RC, Morin A, Brehm T, Triff K, Nair V, Zhuang G, Song H, Kanameni S, Wang H, Golding MC, Bazer FW, Chapkin RS, Safe S, Zhou B* (2015) microRNA-223 is a crucial mediator for PPARγ regulated alternative macrophage activation. J Clin Invest. 125(11): 4149-4159.

Shah MS, Kim E, Davison LA, Knight JM, Zoh RS, Goldsby JS, Callaway ES, Zhou B, Ivanov I, Chapkin RS (2016) Comparative Effects of diet and carcinogen on microRNA expression in the stem cell niche of the mouse colonic crypt. Biochim Biophys Acta.(BBA) Epub Oct 19, 2015, 1862: 121-134.

Sharma N, Benechet AP, Lefrancois L, Khanna KM. 2015. CD8 T Cells Enter the Splenic T Cell Zones Independently of CCR7, but the Subsequent Expansion and Trafficking Patterns of Effector T Cells after Infection Are Dysregulated in the Absence of CCR7 Migratory Cues. J. Immunol. 2015 Dec 1: 195(11):5226-36.

Ménoret A, Svedova J, Behl B, and Vella AT. 2015. Trace Levels of Staphylococcal Enterotoxin Bioactivity Are Concealed in a Mucosal Niche during Pulmonary Inflammation. PLoS One. 2015 Oct 28;10(10):e0141548.

Mittal P, St Rose MC, Wang X, Ryan JM, Wasser JS, Vella AT, Adler AJ. 2015.Tumor-Unrelated CD4 T Cell Help Augments CD134 plus CD137 Dual Costimulation Tumor Therapy. J of Immunol. 195:5816-26.

Pellino-3 promotes endotoxin tolerance and acts as a negative regulator of TLR2 and TLR4 signaling. Murphy MB1, Xiong Y1, Pattabiraman G1, Manavalan TT1, Qiu F1, Medvedev AE2. J Leukoc Biol. 2015 Aug 26. pii: jlb.2VMA0515-229RR. [Epub ahead of print]

Pellino-1 Positively Regulates Toll-like Receptor (TLR) 2 and TLR4 Signaling and Is Suppressed upon Induction of Endotoxin Tolerance. Murphy M, Xiong Y, Pattabiraman G, Qiu F, Medvedev AE. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jul 31;290(31):19218-32. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M115.640128. Epub 2015 Jun 16.

E3 ubiquitin ligases Pellinos as regulators of pattern recognition receptor signaling and immune responses. Medvedev AE1, Murphy M1, Zhou H2, Li X2. Immunol Rev. 2015 Jul;266(1):109-22. doi: 10.1111/imr.12298.

IL-15 receptor α signaling constrains the development of IL-17-producing γδ T cells. Colpitts SL1, Puddington L1, Lefrançois L2. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Aug 4;112(31):9692-7. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1420741112. Epub 2015 Jul 20.

Liu W, Menoret A, Vella AT. 2015. Responses to LPS boost effector CD8 T-cell accumulation outside of signals 1 and 2. Cell. Mol. Immunol. 2015 Jul 20. doi: 10.1038/cmi.2015.69. [Epub ahead of print]

Early Effector CD8 T Cells Display Plasticity in Populating the Short-Lived Effector and Memory-Precursor Pools Following Bacterial or Viral Infection. Plumlee CR, Obar JJ, Colpitts SL, Jellison ER, Haining WN, Lefrancois L, Khanna KM. Sci Rep. 2015 Jul 20;5:12264. doi: 10.1038/srep12264.

Label-free and depth resolved optical sectioning of iron-complex deposits in sickle cell disease splenic tissue by multiphoton microscopy. Vigil G. D., Adami A. J., Ahmed T. Khan A., Chapman S., Andemariam B., Thrall R. S., and Howard S. S. J Biomed Opt 20, 066001 (2015). PMID: 26042382.

Hill TM, Gilchuk P, Cicek BB, Osina MA, Boyd KL, Durrant DM, Metzger DW, Khanna KM, Joyce S. 2015. Border Patrol Gone Awry: Lung NKT Cell Activation by Francisella tularensis Exacerbates Tularemia-Like Disease. PLoS Pathoq. 2015 Jun 11;11(6).

Qiu Z, Huang H, Grenier JM, Perez OA, Smilowitz HM, Adler B, Khanna KM. 2015. Cytomegalovirus-Based Vaccine Expressing a Modified Tumor Antigen Induces Potent Tumor-Specific CD8(+) T-cell Response and Protects Mice from Melanoma. Cancer Immunol Res. 2015 May; 3(5): 536-46.

Long-term exposure to house dust mite leads to suppression of allergic airway disease despite persistent lung inflammation. Bracken S. J., Adami A. J., Szczepanek S. M., Ehsan M., Natarajan P., Guernsey L. A., Shahriari N., Rafti E., Matson A. P., Schramm C. M., and Thrall R. S Int Arch Allergy Immunol 166, 243–258 (2015). PMID: 25924733 PMCID: PMC4485530.

The sickle cell mouse lung: proinflammatory and primed for allergic inflammation. Andemariam B., Adami A. J., McNamara J. T., Secor E. R., Guernsey L. A., and Thrall R. S. Transl Res (2015 Mar 16). doi:10.1016/j.trsl.2015.03.001 PMID: 25843670.

Age- and location-related changes in microglial function. Ritzel RM, Patel AR, Pan S, Crapser J, Hammond M, Jellison E, McCullough LD. Neurobiol Aging. 2015 Feb 23. pii: S0197-4580(15)00116-5. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2015.02.016. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25816747

Why is coinfection with influenza virus and bacteria so difficult to control? Cauley LS and Vella AT. 2015. Discov Med. Jan;19(102):33-40.

The role of PGE2 in intestinal inflammation and tumorigenesis. Montrose DC, Nakanishi M, Murphy RC, Zarini S, McAleer JP, Vella AT, and Rosenberg DW. 2015.Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 116-117:26-36.

Therapeutic targeting of the inflammome. Wright KT, Giardina C and Vella AT. 2014. Biochem Pharmacol. 92:184-191.

Genomic and bioinformatic profiling of mutational neoepitopes reveals new rules to predict anticancer immunogenicity.
Duan F, Duitama J, Al Seesi S, Ayres CM, Corcelli SA, Pawashe AP, Blanchard T, McMahon D, Sidney J, Sette A, Baker BM, Mandoiu II, Srivastava PK. J Exp Med. 2014 Sep 22. pii: jem.20141308.

CD11a Is Essential for Normal Development of Hematopoietic Intermediates. Bose TO, Colpitts SL, Pham QM, Puddington L, Lefrançois L. J Immunol. 2014 Aug 8. pii: 1301820. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25108025.

Symbiotic Bacterial Metabolites Regulate Gastrointestinal Barrier Function via the Xenobiotic Sensor PXR and Toll-like Receptor 4. Venkatesh M, Mukherjee S, Wang H, Li H, Sun K, Benechet AP, Qiu Z, Maher L, Redinbo MR, Phillips RS, Fleet JC, Kortagere S, Mukherjee P, Fasano A, Le Ven J, Nicholson JK, Dumas ME, Khanna KM, Mani S. Immunity. 2014 Aug 21;41(2):296-310. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2014.06.014. Epub 2014 Jul 24.

Visualizing T Cell Migration in situ. Benechet AP, Menon M, Khanna KM. Front Immunol. 2014 Jul 29;5:363. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2014.00363. eCollection 2014.

A Distinctive Colonic Mucosal Cytokine Signature in New Onset, Untreated Pediatric Crohn Disease. Sylvester FA, Draghi A, Menoret A, Fernandez ML, Wang Z, Vella AT. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Jul 2. [Epub ahead of print]

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Oral infection drives a distinct population of intestinal resident memory CD8+ T cells with enhanced protective function. Sheridan BS, Pham QM, Lee YT, Cauley LS, Puddington L, and L Lefrançois. 2014. Immunity. 40: 747-757.

Baseline serum C-reactive protein and death from colorectal cancer in the NHANES III cohort. Swede H1, Hajduk AM, Sharma J, Rawal S, Rasool H, Vella AT, Tobet RE, Stevens RG. Int J Cancer. 2014 Apr 15;134(8):1862-70. doi: 10.1002/ijc.28504. Epub 2013 Oct 31.

Pro-inflammatory role of natural killer cells in the development of allergic airway disease. Mathias CB, Guernsey LA, Zammit D, Brammer C, Wu CA, Thrall RS, Aguila HL. Clin Exp Allergy. 2014 Apr;44(4):589-601. doi: 10.1111/cea.12271.

CCR2+ Ly6C(hi) inflammatory monocyte recruitment exacerbates acute disability following intracerebral hemorrhage. Hammond MD, Taylor RA, Mullen MT, Ai Y, Aguila HL, Mack M, Kasner SE, McCullough LD, Sansing LH. J Neurosci. 2014 Mar 12;34(11):3901-9. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4070-13.2014.

Pannexin1 channels act downstream of P2X 7 receptors in ATP-induced murine T-cell death. Shoji KF, Sáez PJ, Harcha P, Aguila HL, Sáez JC. Channels (Austin). 2014 Mar 3;8(2). [Epub ahead of print]

Lung-resident memory CD8 T cells (TRM) are indispensable for optimal cross-protection against pulmonary virus infection. Wu T, Hu Y, Lee YT, Bouchard KR, Benechet A, Khanna K, Cauley LS. J Leukoc Biol. 2014 Feb;95(2):215-24. doi: 10.1189/jlb.0313180. Epub 2013 Sep 4.

Pillars article: preferential localization of effector memory cells in nonlymphoid tissue. Science. 2001. 291: 2413-2417.Masopust D, Vezys V, Marzo AL, Lefrançois L. J Immunol. 2014 Feb 1;192(3):845-9. PMID: 24443507.

Cell-selective knockout and 3D confocal image analysis reveals separate roles for astrocyte-and endothelial-derived CCL2 in neuroinflammation.
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Dual engagement of the NLRP3 and AIM2 inflammasomes by plasmodium-derived hemozoin and DNA during malaria.
Kalantari, Parisa; DeOliveira, Rosane B; Chan, Jennie; Corbett, Yolanda; Rathinam, Vijay; Stutz, Andrea; Latz, Eicke; Gazzinelli, Ricardo T; Golenbock, Douglas T; Fitzgerald, Katherine A (2014 Jan.) Cell reports 1 (6) 196-210.

Sex and genetic factors determine osteoblastic differentiation potential of murine bone marrow stromal cells.
Zanotti S, Kalajzic I, Aguila HL, Canalis E. PLoS One. 2014 Jan 28;9(1):e86757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0086757. eCollection 2014.

Striving for synergy: how to improve cancer immunotherapy through multiple agonist costimulation.
Adler AJ, Vella AT. Immunotherapy. 2013 Dec;5(12):1271-3. doi: 10.2217/imt.13.129. No abstract available.

Regulatory T-cells and cAMP suppress effector T-cells independently of PKA-CREM/ICER: a potential role for Epac.
Vang AG, Housley W, Dong H, Basole C, Ben-Sasson SZ, Kream BE, Epstein PM, Clark RB, Brocke S. Biochem J. 2013 Dec 15;456(3):463-73. doi: 10.1042/BJ20130064.

Expression of phosphodiesterase 6 (PDE6) in human breast cancer cells.
Dong H, Claffey KP, Brocke S, Epstein PM. Springerplus. 2013 Dec 18;2:680. doi: 10.1186/2193-1801-2-680. eCollection 2013.

Bromelain Inhibits Allergic Sensitization and Murine Asthma via Modulation of Dendritic Cells.
Secor ER Jr, Szczepanek SM, Castater CA, Adami AJ, Matson AP, Rafti ET, Guernsey L, Natarajan P, McNamara JT, Schramm CM, Thrall RS, Silbart LK.
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013;2013:702196. doi: 10.1155/2013/702196. Epub 2013 Dec 5.

Bacterial lipodipeptide, Lipid 654, is a microbiome-associated biomarker for multiple sclerosis. V. Farrokhi, R. Nemati, F. Nichols, X. Yao, E. Anstadt, M. Fujiwara, J.Grady, D. Wakefield, W. Castro, J. Donaldson, R. Clark. Clinical & Translational Immunology (2013) 2, e8; doi:10.1038/cti.2013.11 Published online 15 November 2013.

Immune response to mutant neo-antigens: Cancer’s lessons for aging.
Geyer RJ, Tobet R, Berlin RD, Srivastava PK. Oncoimmunology. 2013 Nov 1;2(11):e26382. Epub 2013 Oct 15.

Cutting edge: Mycobacterium tuberculosis but not nonvirulent mycobacteria inhibits IFN-β and AIM2 inflammasome-dependent IL-1β production via its ESX-1 secretion system.
Shah S, Bohsali A, Ahlbrand SE, Srinivasan L, Rathinam VA, Vogel SN, Fitzgerald KA, Sutterwala FS, Briken V. J Immunol. 2013 Oct 1;191(7):3514-8. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1301331. Epub 2013 Aug 30.

Transcriptional regulation of IL-15 expression during hematopoiesis.
Colpitts SL, Stonier SW, Stoklasek TA, Root SH, Aguila HL, Schluns KS, Lefrançois L. J Immunol. 2013 Sep 15;191(6):3017-24. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1301389. Epub 2013 Aug 21.

Overexpression of membrane-bound fas ligand (CD95L) exacerbates autoimmune disease and renal pathology in pristane-induced lupus.
Bossaller L, Rathinam VA, Bonegio R, Chiang PI, Busto P, Wespiser AR, Caffrey DR, Li QZ, Mohan C, Fitzgerald KA, Latz E, Marshak-Rothstein A. J Immunol. 2013 Sep 1;191(5):2104-14. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1300341. Epub 2013 Aug 5.

Rapid αβ T-cell responses orchestrate innate immunity in response to Staphylococcal enterotoxin A.
Kumar S, Colpitts SL, Ménoret A, Budelsky AL, Lefrancois L, Vella AT. Mucosal Immunol. 2013 Sep;6(5):1006-15. doi: 10.1038/mi.2012.138. Epub 2013 Jan 16.

Serine lipids of Porphyromonas gingivalis are human and mouse Toll-like receptor 2 ligands.
Clark RB, Cervantes JL, Maciejewski MW, Farrokhi V, Nemati R, Yao X, Anstadt E, Fujiwara M, Wright KT, Riddle C, La Vake CJ, Salazar JC, Finegold S, Nichols FC. Infect Immun. 2013 Sep;81(9):3479-89. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00803-13. Epub 2013 Jul 8.

Maternal allergy is associated with surface-bound IgE on cord blood basophils.
Matson AP, Cloutier MM, Dhongade A, Puddington L, Rafti E. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2013 Sep;24(6):614-21. doi: 10.1111/pai.12113.

Toll-like receptor polymorphisms, inflammatory and infectious diseases, allergies, and cancer.
Medvedev AE. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2013 Sep;33(9):467-84. doi: 10.1089/jir.2012.0140. Epub 2013 May 15. Review.

IRAK4 kinase activity is not required for induction of endotoxin tolerance but contributes to TLR2-mediated tolerance.
Xiong Y, Pennini M, Vogel SN, Medvedev AE. J Leukoc Biol. 2013 Aug;94(2):291-300. doi: 10.1189/jlb.0812401. Epub 2013 May 21.

Antigen and transforming growth factor Beta receptors contribute to long term functional and phenotypic heterogeneity of memory CD8 T cells.
Hu Y, Cauley L. Front Immunol. 2013 Aug 12;4:227. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2013.00227. eCollection 2013.

IRAK4 kinase activity is not required for induction of endotoxin tolerance but contributes to TLR2-mediated tolerance.
Xiong Y, Pennini M, Vogel SN, Medvedev AE. J Leukoc Biol. 2013 Aug;94(2):291-300. doi: 10.1189/jlb.0812401. Epub 2013 May 21.

Transgenic sickle cell disease mice have high mortality and dysregulated immune responses after vaccination.
Szczepanek SM, Secor ER Jr, Bracken SJ, Guernsey L, Rafti E, Matson A, Thrall RS, Andemariam B. Pediatr Res. 2013 Aug;74(2):141-7. doi: 10.1038/pr.2013.85. Epub 2013 May 31.

Environmental Cues Dictate the Fate of Individual CD8+ T Cells Responding to Infection.
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RKIP contributes to IFN-γ synthesis by CD8+ T cells after serial TCR triggering in systemic inflammatory response syndrome.
Wright KT, Vella AT. J Immunol. 2013 Jul 15;191(2):708-16. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1203486. Epub 2013 Jun 12.

γδ T cells exhibit multifunctional and protective memory in intestinal tissues.
Sheridan BS, Romagnoli PA, Pham QM, Fu HH, Alonzo F 3rd, Schubert WD, Freitag NE, Lefrançois L. Immunity. 2013 Jul 25;39(1):184-95. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2013.06.015.

Activation of caspase-1 by the NLRP3 inflammasome regulates the NADPH oxidase NOX2 to control phagosome function.
Sokolovska A, Becker CE, Ip WK, Rathinam VA, Brudner M, Paquette N, Tanne A, Vanaja SK, Moore KJ, Fitzgerald KA, Lacy-Hulbert A, Stuart LM. Nat Immunol. 2013 Jun;14(6):543-53. doi: 10.1038/ni.2595. Epub 2013 May 5.

Harnessing the antigenic fingerprint of each individual cancer for immunotherapy of human cancer: genomics shows a new way and its challenges.
Srivastava PK, Duan F. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2013 May;62(5):967-74. doi: 10.1007/s00262-013-1422-x. Epub 2013 Apr 19. Review.

Identification, characterization, and isolation of a common progenitor for osteoclasts, macrophages, and dendritic cells from murine bone marrow and periphery.
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Mouse, but not human STING, binds and signals in response to the vascular disrupting agent 5,6-dimethylxanthenone-4-acetic acid.
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