Bibliographic Production

  1. Wang Y, Sui Y, Kato S, Hogg AE, Steel JC, Morris JC, Berzofsky JA. Vaginal type-II mucosa is an inductive site for primary CD8(+) T-cell mucosal immunity. Nat Commun. 2015 Jan 20;6:6100. doi: 10.1038/ncomms7100.
  2. Valentin A, McKinnon K, Li J, Rosati M, Kulkarni V, Pilkington GR, Bear J, Alicea C, Vargas-Inchaustegui DA, Jean Patterson L, Pegu P, Liyanage NP, Gordon SN, Vaccari M, Wang Y, Hogg AE, Frey B, Sui Y, Reed SG, Sardesai NY, Berzofsky JA, Franchini G, Robert-Guroff M, Felber BK, Pavlakis GN.  Comparative analysis of SIV-specific cellular immune responses induced by different vaccine platforms in rhesus macaques.  Clin Immunol. 2014 Sep 16;155(1):91-107.
  3. Vargas-Inchaustegui DA, Tuero I, Mohanram V, Musich T, Pegu P, Valentin A, Sui Y, Rosati M, Bear J, Venzon DJ, Kulkarni V, Alicea C, Pilkington GR, Liyanage NP, Demberg T, Gordon SN, Wang Y, Hogg AE, Frey B, Patterson LJ, DiPasquale J, Montefiori DC, Sardesai NY, Reed SG, Berzofsky JA, Franchini G, Felber BK, Pavlakis GN, Robert-Guroff M. Humoral immunity induced by mucosal and/or systemic SIV-specific vaccine platforms suggests novel combinatorial approaches for enhancing responses.  Clin Immunol. 2014 Aug;153(2):308-22.
  4. Sui Y, Hogg A, Wang Y, Frey B, Yu H, Xia Z, Venzon D, McKinnon K, Smedley J, Gathuka M, Klinman D, Keele BF, Langermann S, Liu L, Franchini G, Berzofsky JA. Vaccine-induced myeloid cell population dampens protective immunity to SIV.  J Clin Invest. 2014 Jun2;24(6):2538-49.
  5. Vargas-Inchaustegui DA, Xiao P, Hogg AE, Demberg T, McKinnon K, Venzon D, Brocca-Cofano E, Dipasquale J, Lee EM, Hudacik L, Pal R, Sui Y, Berzofsky JA, Liu L, Langermann S, Robert-Guroff M.  Immune targeting of PD-1(hi) expressing cells during and after antiretroviral therapy in SIV-infected rhesus macaques. Virology. 2013 Dec; 447(1-2):274-84.
  6. Lucero C, Junecko B, Klamar C, Sciullo L, Berendam S, Cillo A, Qin S, Sui Y, Sanghavi S, Murphey-Corb M, Reinhart T. Macaque Paneth Cells Express Lymphoid Chemokine CXCL13 and Other Antimicrobial Peptides not previously described as expressed in intestinal crypts.  Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2013 Aug;20(8):1320-8. 
  7. Sui Y, Gordon S, Franchini G, and Berzofsky JA.  Non-human primate models for HIV/AIDS vaccine development. Current Protocols in Immunology. Curr Protoc Immunol. 2013 Oct 1; 102:Unit 12.14.(book chapter)
  8. Zhu Q, Talton J, Zhang G, Cunningham T, Wang Z, Waters RC, Kirk J, Eppler B, Klinman DM, Sui Y, Gagnon S, Belyakov IM, Mumper RJ, Berzofsky JA. Large intestine-targeted, nanoparticle-releasing oral vaccine to control genitorectal viral infection. Nat Med. 2012 Jul 15; 18: 1291-1296.
  9. Sui Y, Gagnon S, Dzutsev A, Zhu Q, Yu H, Hogg A, Wang Y, Xia Z, Belyakov IM, Venzon D, Klinman D, Strober W, Kelsall B, Franchini G, Berzofsky JA. TLR agonists and/or IL-15 adjuvanted mucosal SIV vaccine reduced gut CD4⁺ memory T cell loss in SIVmac251-challenged rhesus macaques. Vaccine. 2011 Dec 9;30(1):59-68.
  10. Yu H, Tawab-Amiri A, Dzutsev A, Sabatino M, Aleman K, Yarchoan R, Terabe M, Sui Y, Berzofsky JA. IL-15 ex vivo overcomes CD4+ T cell deficiency for the induction of human antigen-specific CD8+ T cell responses. J Leukoc Biol. 2011 Jul;90(1):205-14.
  11. Yongjun Sui and Jay A. Berzofsky. Vaccine strategies to prevent mucosal transmission of HIV-1. Novel Approaches to Vaccine Research, 2011: 000-000 ISBN: 978-81-308-0449-1, pp137-180 (book chapter).
  12. Sui Y, Zhu Q, Gagnon S, Dzutsev A, Terabe M, Vaccari M, Venzon D, Klinman D, Strober W, Kelsall B, Franchini G, Belyakov IM, Berzofsky JA.  Innate and adaptive immune correlates of vaccine and adjuvant-induced control of mucosal transmission of SIV in macaques.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 May 25;107(21):9843-8.
  13. Zhu Q, Egelston C, Gagnon S, Sui Y, Belyakov IM, Klinman DM, Berzofsky JA.  Using 3 TLR ligands as a combination adjuvant induces qualitative changes in T cell responses needed for antiviral protection in mice.   J Clin Invest. 2010 Feb 1;120(2):607-16.
  14. Reinhart T, Qin S, and Sui Y.  Multiple Roles for Chemokines in the Pathogenesis of SIV Infection. Curr HIV Res  2009 Jan;7(1):73-82
  15. Qin S, Sui Y, Murphey-corb M, Reinhart, T. Association between decreased CXCL12 and CCL25 expression and increased apoptosis in lymphoid tissues of cynomolgus macaques during SIV infection. J Med Primatology  2008 Dec; 37 (sup 2): 46-54.
  16. Qin S*, Sui Y*, Soloff A, Junecko B, Kirschner D, Murphey-corb M, Watkins S, Tarwater P, Pease J, Barratt-Boyes S, Reinhart, T. Chemokine and cytokine mediated loss of regulatory T cells in lymphoid nodes during pathogenic simian immunodeficiency virus infection. J. Immunol, 2008, Apr 15; 180(8): 5530-6 (*, Contribute equally)
  17. Dhillon N,*; Sui Y,*;  Pinson  D,  Li S, Dhillon S, Tawfik O, Callen S, Nemon O, Narayan O, Buch S. Upregulation of expression of platelet-derived growth factor and its receptor in pneumonia associated with SHIV-infected macaques. AIDS. 21(3):307-316, 2007. (*, Contribute equally)
  18. Sui Y, Stehno-Bittel L, Li S, Loganathan R, Dhillon NK, Pinson D, Nath A, Kolson D, Narayan O, Buch S. CXCL10-induced cell death in neurons: role of calcium dysregulation. Eur J Neurosci. 2006 Feb; 23(4): 957-64.
  19. Dhillon NK, Sui Y, Potula R, Dhillon S, Adany I, Li Z, Villinger F, Pinson D, Narayan O, Buch S. Inhibition of pathogenic SHIV replication in macaques treated with antisense DNA of interleukin-4. Blood. 2005; 105 (8):3094-9.
  20. Sui Y, Li S, Pinson D, Adany I, Li Z, Villinger F, Narayan O, Buch S. Simian Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Associated Pneumonia Correlates with Increased Expression of MCP-1, CXCL10, and Viral RNA in the Lungs of Rhesus Macaques. Am J Pathol.2005,66(2):355-65.
  21. Buch S, Sui Y, Dhillon N, Potula R, Zien C, Pinson D, Li S, Dhillon S, Nicolay B, Sidelnik A, Li C, Villinger T, Bisarriya K, Narayan O. Investigations on four host response factors whose expression is enhanced in X4 SHIV encephalitis. J Neuroimmunol. 2004 Dec; 157 (1-2): 71-80.
  22. Potula R, Dhillion NK, Sui Y, Zien C, Funa K, Pinson D, Narayan O, Buch S. Role of Platelet-derived Growth Factor-B chain in Simian Human Immunodeficiency Virus Encephalitis. Am J Pathol. 2004 Sep;165(3):815-24.
  23. Sui Y, Potula R, Dhillon N, Pinson D, Li S, Nath A, Anderson C, Turchan J, Kolson D, Narayan O, Buch S. Neuronal Apoptosis is mediated by CXCL10 Over-expression in Simian Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Encephalitis. Am J Pathol 2004 164: 1557-1566.
  24. Buch S, Sui Y, Potula R, Pinson D, Adany I, Li Z, Huang M, Li S, Major E, Narayan O. Role of  Interleukin-4 and Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1 in the Neuropathogenesis of X4-SHIV infection in Macaques. Journal of Neurovirology  2004, ;10 Suppl 1:118-24.
  25. Sui Y, Potula R, Pinson D, Adany I, Li Z, Buch E, Segerbrecht J, Villinger F, Narayan O, Buch S. Microarray Analysis of Cytokine and Chemokine Genes in the Brains of Macaques with SHIV-Encephalitis. J Med Primatology 2003; 32:229-239.
  26. Hicks A, Potula R, Sui Y, Villinger F, Pinson D, Adany I, Li Z, Long C, Cheney P, Marcario J, Novembre F, Mueller N, Kumar A, Major E, Narayan O, Buch S. Neuropathogenesis of Lentiviral Infection in Macaques: Roles of CXCR4 and CCR5 Viruses and Interleukin-4 in Enhancing Monocyte Chemoattractant Protein-1 Production in Macrophages. Am J Pathol 2002 Sep; 161(3): 813-22.
  27. Yuanlin Liu, Yongjun Sui, Shuanxi Zhang, Zikuan Guo, Ying Wu, Ning Mao. In vitro expression of T cells from cord blood CD34+ cells stimulated with SCF and IL-2.  Journal of Experimental Hematology. 2000;8(3):  48-51. Chinese.
  28. Yongjun Sui, Pei-Hsien Tang, Chunmei Hou, Ning Mao.  Allogeneic or syngeneic MHC class II gene transfection and their effects on immunogenicity of murine mastocytoma. Chinese Journal of Immunology, 2000; 16(3): 128-131. Chinese.
  29. Yongjun Sui, The regulation effect of HOX genes on hematopoietic cells. Hematopoietic Cell Reviews, 1999; 22(1): 37-39. Chinese.
  30. Yongjun Sui, Pei-Hsien Tang, Chunmei Hou, Ning Mao. Experimental research on murine tumor-therapy by direct transfer of MHC class II gene in vivo, Chinese Journal of Cancer Biotherapy. 1999; 6(2): 117-121. Chinese.
  31. Yongjun Sui, Pei-Hsien Tang, Chunmei Hou, Lili Sui, Ning Mao. Experimental studies on tumor specific CTL induction with MHC class II gene modified murine melanoma, Journal of Experimental Hematology. 1998; 6(2): 124-128. Chinese.
  32. Yongjun Sui, Pei-Hsien Tang, Chunmei Hou, Guangzhi Ding, Ning Mao. Effects of MHC class II gene transfection on tumor immunogenicity. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Immunology. 1998; 14(3): 99-101. Chinese.
  33. Yongjun Sui, Guangzhi Ding, Pei-Hsien Tang, Yuwei Fan, Ning Mao. The cloning of HLA-DR gene and its expression in mouse melanoma cells. Bulletin of the Academy of Military Medical Sciences. 1998; 22(4): 253-257. Chinese.
  34. Yongjun Sui, Guangzhi Ding, Pei-Hsien Tang. MHC class II associated molecular and sub-cell structures during antigen presenting. Immunology Reviews, 1997; 2 0(6): 305-307. Chinese.
  35. Yongjun Sui, Guangzhi Ding, Pei-Hsien Tang, Chunmei Hou, Ning Mao. The cloning of B7-1 gene and its expression in mouse melanoma cells, Immunological Journal. 1997; 13(3): 164-167.  Chinese.
  36. Yongjun Sui, Guofu Su, Qining Ye. Retroviral vector- mediated transfer of the human GM-CSF gene into tumor cells. Chinese Journal of Immunology, 1996; 12(5): 286. Chinese.
  37. Yongjun Sui, Guofu Su. Protocols of tumor immunotherapy. Cancer Reviews, 1995; 22(4): 204-207. Chinese.



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