Ph.D. Training Program in Basic Immunology Student Roster


Virginia M. Shapiro, Ph.D.

Review the focus areas, mentors and publications of current and former trainees in the Ph.D. Training Program in Basic Immunology at Mayo Clinic.

Appointee Mentor Research focus Mayo Clinic publications
Michael J. Lehrke Virginia M. Shapiro, Ph.D. Deletion of ABCB7 arrests lymphocyte development Publications on PubMed
Bryce A. Manso Kay L. Medina, Ph.D. Bone marrow hematopoietic dysfunction in patients with untreated chronic lymphocytic leukemia Publications on PubMed
James W. Krempski Hirohito Kita, M.D. LC2-derived IL-13 induces allergy sensitization to peanut by mediating migration and maturation of lung dendritic cells Publications on PubMed
Brittney A. Dinkel Karen E. Hedin, Ph.D. TCR-CXCR4 signaling stabilizes cytokine mRNA transcripts via a PREX1-Rac1 pathway: Implications for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma Publications on PubMed
Courtney S. Malo Aaron J. Johnson, Ph.D. Anti-angiogenic treatment, in conjunction with TMEV-OVA, provides extended survival in GL261 glioma bearing mice Publications on PubMed
Kimberly Perez Robin Patel, M.D. The role of phenol soluble modulins in chronic staphylococcus epidermidis infection Publications on PubMed
Rachael L. Philips Virginia M. Shapiro, Ph.D. HDAC3 is required for the down-regulation of RORgammat during positive selection Publications on PubMed
Christopher A. Parks Larry R. Pease, Ph.D. Engineering major histocompatibility complex class 1 fine structure for activation of self-tolerant T cells Publications on PubMed
April Huseby Kelcher Aaron J. Johnson, Ph.D. Transgenic expression of the H-2Db class 1 molecule influences the development of brain atrophy during picornavirus infection Publications on PubMed
Adam D. Scheid Larry R. Pease, Ph.D. Exploring immune signaling of healthy individuals and patients with melanoma using novel transcriptomics approaches Publications on PubMed
Matthew A. Huggins Aaron J. Johnson, Ph.D. CD8 T cell-mediated blood-brain barrier disruption promotes vascular leakage and edema during experimental cerebral malaria Publications on PubMed
Kathleen R. Bartemes, Ph.D. Hirohito Kita, M.D. Innate lymphoid cells: At the crossroads of tissue homeostasis and immune response Publications on PubMed
Brandon Reed Adam G. Schrum, Ph.D. Protein folding in engineered ligands and physiological TCR:CD3 complexes Publications on PubMed
Erik L. Anderson Hirohito Kita, M.D. Roles of IL-33 in allergic immune responses and its regulatory mechanisms Publications on PubMed
Michele M. Hoffmann Diana Gil Pages, Ph.D. Co-potentiation of antigen recognition: A novel mechanism to boost weak T cell antigen recognition and provide immunotherapy in vivo Publications on PubMed
Steven C. Neier Adam G. Schrum, Ph.D. Multiprotein matrix analysis reveals physiologic network biosignatures from the human T cell receptor signalosome Publications on PubMed