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Effect of comedications and endotoxins on mesenchymal stem cell secretomes, migratory and immunomodulatory capacity. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2019.
Varicella zoster virus productively infects human peripheral blood mononuclear cells to modulate expression of immunoinhibitory proteins and blocking PD-L1 enhances virus-specific CD8+ T cell effector function. PLOS Pathogens. 2019.
Microfluidic assembly of hydrogel-based immunogenic tumor spheroids for evaluation of anticancer therapies and biomarker release. Journal of Controlled Release. 2018.
Monocyte function in patients with myelodysplastic syndrome. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 2018.
TLR8 ligation induces apoptosis of monocytic myeloid-derived suppressor cells. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 2017.
Natural killer T cell-targeted immunotherapy mediating long-term memory responses and strong antitumor activity. Frontiers in Immunology. 2017.
PTHrP (12-48) modulates the bone marrow microenvironment and suppresses human osteoclast differentiation and lifespan. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 2017.
In vitro characterization of the anti-PD-1 antibody Nivolumab, BMS-936558, and in vivo toxicology in non-human primates. Cancer Immunology Research. 2014.
Gadolinium contrast agent-induced CD163+ ferroportin+ osteogenic cells in nephrogenic systemic fibrosis. American Journal of Pathology. 2013.
The design, selection, and evaluation of highly specific and functional siRNA incorporating unlocked nucleobase analogs. Methods in Molecular Biology. 2013.
LXR-mediated inhibition of CD4+ T helper cells. PLOS ONE. 2012.
Engineering a CD123xCD3 bispecific scFv immunofusion for the treatment of leukemia and elimination of leukemia stem cells. Protein Engineering Design and Selection. 2012.
HIV-1 co-infection and morphine co-exposure severely dysregulate HCV-induced hepatic pro-inflamatory cytokine release and free radical production: Increased pathogenesis coincides with uncoordinated host-defenses. Journal of Virology. 2011.
PLTP regulates STAT3 and NFκB in Differentiated THP-1 cells and human monocyte-derived macrophages. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA). 2011.
Novel adenovirus vectors “capsid-displaying” a human complement inhibitor. Journal of Innate Immunity. 2010.
Novel cancer vaccine based on genes of Salmonella pathogenicity island 2. International Journal of Cancer. 2010.
Vα24-invariant NKT cells mediate antitumor activity via killing of tumor-associated macrophages. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2009.
Oncogene MYCN regulates localization of NKT cells to the site of disease in neuroblastoma. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2007.
Hemoglobin directs macrophage differentiation and prevents foam cell formation in human atherosclerotic plaques. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2011.
Obesity is associated with inflammation and elevated aromatase expression in the mouse mammary gland. Cancer Prevention Research. 2011.
Hepcidin induces HIV-1 transcription inhibited by ferroportin. Retrovirology. 2010.
The EBV-encoded dUTPase activates NF-kB through the TLR2 and MyD88-dependent signaling pathway. Journal of Immunology. 2009.
The NF-kB/AKT-dependent induction of Wnt signaling in colon cancer cells by macrophages and IL-1B. Cancer Microenvironment. 2009.
Autoimmune PBMC and Plasma
Mouse Dendritic Cells
Negatively charged liposomes show potent adjuvant activity when simply admixed with protein antigens. Molecular Pharmaceutics. 2011.
Mouse Bone Marrow Cells
Epicatechin and scopoletin rich Morinda citrifolia (Noni) leaf extract supplementation, mitigated Osteoarthritis via anti‐inflammatory, anti‐oxidative, and anti‐protease pathways. Journal of Food Biochemistry. 2019.
Supplementation of specific carbohydrates results in enhanced deposition of chondrogenic-specific matrix during mesenchymal stem cell differentiation. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2018.
Effect of chondroitin sulfate on siRNA biodistribution and gene silencing effect in mice after injection of siRNA lipoplexes. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology. 2017.
Comparison of chondrocytes produced from adipose tissue–derived stem cells and cartilage tissue. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2013.
Annexin 6 interacts with p65 and stimulates NF‐κB activity and catabolic events in articular chondrocytes. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2013.
Effect of a herbal-leucine mix on the IL-1beta-induced cartilage degradation and inflammatory gene expression in human chondrocytes. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2011.
Modulating toll-like receptor-mediated inflammatory responses following exposure of whole cell and lipopolysaccharide component from Porphyromonas gingivalis in wistar rat models. European Journal of Dentistry. 2017.
Modulation of host defense peptide-mediated human mast cell activation by LPS. Innate Immunity. 2015.
Porphyromonas gingivalis stimulates IL-18 secretion in human monocytic THP-1 cells. Microbes and Infection. 2012.
Early exposure to probiotics in a canine model of atopic dermatitis has long-term clinical and immunological effects. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 2012.
Botulinum toxin blocks mast cells and prevents rosacea like inflammation. Journal of Dermatological Science. 2018.
Effects of opioid and nonopioid analgesics on canine wheal formation and cultured human mast cell degranulation. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 2017.
Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells (HUVEC)
Biocompatibility and inflammation profile of B2A-coated granules used in arthrodesis. International Journal of Toxicology. 2013.
Antigen-Specific T Cells
Generation and analysis of human T cell lines responsive to Glatiramer Acetate. Cell Reports. 2018.
CD3+ T Cells
Automated expansion of primary human T cells in scalable and cell‐friendly hydrogel microtubes for adoptive immunotherapy. Advanced Healthcare Materials. 2018.
An innovative immunotherapeutic strategy for ovarian cancer: CLEC10A and glycomimetic peptides. Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer. 2018.
CD4+ T Cells
Quantifying CD4 receptor density on human T lymphocytes using multiple reaction monitoring mass spectrometry. Analytical Chemistry. 2013.
BC3 T Cell Lines
Antibodies to TIGIT. 2017.
Hybrid hyaluronic acid hydrogel/poly (ε‐caprolactone) scaffold provides mechanically favorable platform for cartilage tissue engineering studies. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 2013.