Student Publications


MSTP students are involved in a variety of research projects across Grounds. Below are the most recent publications. Students names are bolded.


Little JN, Dwyer ND. p53 deletion rescues lethal microcephaly in a mouse model with neural stem cell abscission defects. Hum Mol Genet. 2018 Oct 9. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddy350. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30304535.

Gomez D, Baylis RA, Durgin BG, Newman AAC, Alencar GF, Mahan S, St Hilaire C, Müller W, Waisman A, Francis SE, Pinteaux E, Randolph GJ, Gram H, Owens GK. Interleukin-1β has atheroprotective effects in advanced atherosclerotic lesions of mice. Nature Medicine. 2018;13:79. doi:10.1038/s41591-018-0124-5.

Newman AA, Baylis RA, Hess DL, Griffith, SD, Shankman, LS, Cherepanova, OA, Owens, GK. Irradiation abolishes smooth muscle investment into vascular lesions in specific vascular beds. JCI Insight. 2018;3(15). doi:10.1172/jci.insight.121017.

Stevens JS, Gray MC, Morisseau C, Criss AK. Endocervical and Neutrophil Lipoxygenases Coordinate Neutrophil Transepithelial Migration to Neisseria Gonorrhoeae. J Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 13. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy347. PMID: 29905822

Seki SM, Stevenson, M, Rosen, AM, Arandjelovic, S, Gemta, L, Bullock T, Gaultier, A. Lineage-specific metabolic properties and vulnerabilities of T cells in the demyelinating central nervous system. J Immunol. 2018 Jun 15. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1600825. PMID: 28507026

Anderson M, Kashanchi F, Jacobson S. Role of Exosomes in Human Retroviral Mediated Disorders. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol. 2018 Apr 14. doi: 10.1007/s11481-018-9784-7. PMID: 29656370

Cronk JC, Filiano AJ, Louveau A, Marin I, Marsh R, Ji E, Goldman DH, Smirnov I, Geraci N, Acton S, Overall CC, Kipnis J. Peripherally derived macrophages can engraft the brain independent of irradiation and maintain an identity distinct from microglia. J Exp Med. 2018 Apr 11. pii: jem.20180247. doi: 10.1084/jem.20180247. PMID: 29643186

Carlton AL, Illendula A, Gao Y, Llaneza DC, Boulton A, Shah A, Rajewski RA, Landen CN, Wotton D, Bushweller JH. Small molecule inhibition of the CBFβ/RUNX interaction decreases ovarian cancer growth and migration through alterations in genes related to epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition. Gynecol Oncol. 2018 Mar 15. pii: S0090-8258(18)30174-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2018.03.005. PMID: 29551565

Gilchrist CA, Cotton JA, Burkey C, Arju T, Gilmartin A, Lin Y, Ahmed E, Steiner K, Alam M, Ahmed S, Robinson G, Zaman SU, Kabir M, Sanders M, Chalmers RM, Ahmed T, Ma JZ, Haque R, Faruque ASG, Berriman M, Petri WA Jr. Genetic diversity of Cryptosporidium hominis in a Bangladeshi community as revealed by whole genome sequencing. J Infect Dis. 2018 Mar 5. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiy121. PMID: 29514308

Penberthy KK, Lysiak JJ, Ravichandran KS. Rethinking Phagocytes: Clues from the Retina and Testes. Trends Cell Biol. 2018 Feb 14. pii: S0962-8924(18)30004-7. doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2018.01.004. PMID: 2945466


Khalil S, Delehanty L, Grado S, Holy M, White Z 3rd, Freeman K, Kurita R, Nakamura Y, Bullock G, Goldfarb A. Iron modulation of erythropoiesis is associated with Scribble-mediated control of the erythropoietin receptor. J Exp Med. 2017 Dec 27. pii: jem.20170396. doi: 10.1084/jem.20170396. PMID: 29282252

Gilmartin AA, Petri WA Jr. Exploring the mechanism of amebic trogocytosis: the role of amebic lysosomes. Microb Cell. 2017 Dec 6;5(1):1-3. doi: 10.15698/mic2018.01.606. PMID: 29354646

Seki SM, Gaultier A. Exploring Non-Metabolic Functions of Glycolytic Enzymes in Immunity. Front Immunol. 2017 Nov 22;8:1549. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.01549. eCollection 2017. Review. PMID: 29213268

Dutta A, Khramtsova G, Brito K, Alexander D, Mueller A, Chinthala S, Adu D, Ibigbami T, Olamijulo J, Odetunde A, Adigun K, Pruitt L, Hurley I, Olopade O, Ojengbede O, Rana S, Olopade CO. Household air pollution and chronic hypoxia in the placenta of pregnant Nigerian women: A randomized controlled ethanol Cookstove intervention. Sci Total Environ. 2017 Nov 14;619-620:212-220. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.091. PMID: 29149745

Penberthy KK, Rival C, Shankman LS, Raymond MH, Zhang J, Perry JSA, Lee CS, Han CZ, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Palczewski K, Lysiak JJ, Ravichandran KS. Context-dependent compensation among phosphatidylserine-recognition receptors. Sci Rep. 2017 Nov 7;7(1):14623. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-15191-1. PMID: 29116131

Gilmartin AA, Ralston KS, Petri WA Jr. Inhibition of Amebic Lysosomal Acidification Blocks Amebic Trogocytosis and Cell Killing. MBio. 2017 Aug 29;8(4). pii: e01187-17. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01187-17. PMID: 28851845


Cronk JC, Derecki NC, Litvak V, Kipnis J. Unexpected cellular players in Rett syndrome pathology. Neurobiol Dis. 2016 Aug;92(Pt A):64-71. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2015.05.005. Epub 2015 May 14. Review. PMID: 25982834

Chuang TY, Guo Y, Seki SM, Rosen AM, Johanson DM, Mandell JW, Lucchinetti CF, Gaultier A. LRP1 expression in microglia is protective during CNS autoimmunity. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2016 Jul 11;4(1):68. doi: 10.1186/s40478-016-0343-2. PubMed PMID: 27400748; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4940960

Anderson MR, Kashanchi F, Jacobson S. Exosomes in Viral Disease. Neurotherapeutics. 2016 Jul;13(3):535-46. doi: 10.1007/s13311-016-0450-6. PubMed PMID: 27324390; PubMed PMCID: PMC4965413

Khalil S, Holy M, Grado S, Fleming R, Kurita R, Nakamura Y, Goldfarb A. A specialized pathway for erythroid iron delivery through lysosomal trafficking of transferrin receptor 2. Blood Adv. 2017 Jun 27;1(15):1181-1194. doi: 10.1182/bloodadvances.2016003772. eCollection 2017 Jun 27. PMID: 29296759

Narayanan S, Nieh AH, Kenwood BM, Davis CA, Tosello-Trampont AC, Elich TD, Breazeale SD, Ward E, Anderson RJ, Caldwell SH, Hoehn KL, Hahn YS. Distinct Roles for Intracellular and Extracellular Lipids in Hepatitis C Virus Infection. PLoS One. 2016 Jun 9;11(6):e0156996. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0156996. eCollection2016. PubMed PMID: 27280294; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4900644

Adamson SE, Griffiths R, Moravec R, Senthivinayagam S, Montgomery G, Chen W, Han J, Sharma PR, Mullins GR, Gorski SA, Cooper JA, Kadl A, Enfield K, Braciale TJ, Harris TE, Leitinger N. Disabled homolog 2 controls macrophage phenotypic polarization and adipose tissue inflammation. J Clin Invest. 2016 Apr 1;126(4):1311-22. doi: 10.1172/JCI79590. Epub 2016 Feb 29. PMID: 26927671

Lee CS, Penberthy KK, Wheeler KM, Juncadella IJ, Vandenabeele P, Lysiak JJ, Ravichandran KS. Boosting Apoptotic Cell Clearance by Colonic Epithelial Cells Attenuates Inflammation In Vivo.  Immunity. 2016 Mar 28. pii: S1074-7613(16)30020-6. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2016.02.005. PMID: 27037190

Zeigler AC, Richardson WJ, Holmes JW, Saucerman JJ. A computational model of cardiac fibroblast signaling predicts context-dependent drivers of myofibroblast differentiation. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2016 Mar 23;94:72-81. doi: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2016.03.008. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27017945

Denno ME, Privman E, Borman RP, Wolin DC, Venton BJ. Quantification of Histamine and Carcinine in Drosophila melanogaster Tissues. ACS Chem Neurosci. 2016 Mar 16;7(3):407-14. doi: 10.1021/acschemneuro.5b00326. Epub 2016 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 26765065; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4798850

Gadani SP, Kipnis J. Shedding light on IL-33 in the eye. J Exp Med. 2016 Feb 8;213(2):141. doi: 10.1084/jem.2132insight2. PMID: 26858363

Ellwardt E, Walsh JT, Kipnis J, Zipp F. Understanding the Role of T Cells in CNS Homeostasis. Trends Immunol. 2016 Feb;37(2):154-65. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2016 Jan 14. Review. PMID: 26775912

Reon BJ, Dutta A.  Biological Processes Discovered by High-Throughput Sequencing. Am J Pathol. 2016 Jan 29. pii: S0002-9440(16)00006-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2015.10.033. Review. PMID: 26828742

Gadani SP, Kipnis J. Natural killers in the brain’s nursery. Nat Neurosci. 2016 Jan 27;19(2):176-7. doi: 10.1038/nn.4227. PMID: 26814583

Penberthy KK, Ravichandran KS. Apoptotic cell recognition receptors and scavenger receptors. Immunol Rev. 2016 Jan;269(1):44-59. doi: 10.1111/imr.12376. Review. PMID: 26683144