COVID-19 Information

See the basic research related to, and informational pamphlets about the current COVID-19 pandemic from our faculty and students.


COVID-19, Vaccines and How They Work

View a presentation from Professor Tania Watts explaining the immunology of COVID-19 as well as information relating to the newly developed vaccines.


Recent Publications From Our Department

Culley MK, Zhao JS, et al. 2021. Frataxin deficiency promotes endothelial senescence in pulmonary hypertension. Journal of Clinical Investigation131

Tavasolian F, Inman RD. 2021. Gut microbiota-microRNA interactions in ankylosing spondylitis. Autoimmunity Reviews20

Lau SCM, Poletes C, et al. 2021. Durability of CNS disease control in NSCLC patients with brain metastases treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors plus cranial radiotherapy. Lung Cancer156:76-81

Waller DA, Opitz I, et al. 2021. Divided by an ocean of water but united in an ocean of uncertainty: A transatlantic review of mesothelioma surgery guidelines. Journal Of Thoracic And Cardiovascular Surgery161:1922-1925

Isho B, Florescu A, et al. . Fantastic IgA plasma cells and where to find them. Immunological Reviews

Chen ELY, Brauer PM, et al. 2021. Cutting Edge: TCR-beta Selection Is Required at the CD4(+)CD8(+) Stage of Human T Cell Development. Journal Of Immunology206:2271-2276

Tsui FWL, Lin AF, et al. 2021. Serial Lipocalin 2 and Oncostatin M levels reflect inflammation status and treatment response in axial spondyloarthritis. Arthritis Research & Therapy23

Barayan D, Abdullahi A, et al. 2021. Interleukin-6 blockade, a potential adjunct therapy for post-burn hypermetabolism. FASEB Journal35

Sivasubramaniyam T, Yang JQ, et al. 2021. Hepatic Igf1-Deficiency Protects Against Atherosclerosis in Female Mice. Endocrinology162

Egan G, Khan DH, et al. 2021. Mitochondrial and Metabolic Pathways Regulate Nuclear Gene Expression to Control Differentiation, Stem Cell Function, and Immune Response in Leukemia. Cancer Discovery11:1052-1066

Lee JB, Vasic D, et al. 2021. State-of-Art of Cellular Therapy for Acute Leukemia. International Journal of Molecular Sciences22

Pathan EMI, Inman RD. 2021. Pain in Axial Spondyloarthritis Insights from Immunology and Brain Imaging. Rheumatic Disease Clinics Of North America47:197-213

Last Updated June 11, 2021

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