Recommended Readings: Jeffrey V. Ravetch, M.D., Ph.D., November 9th

Monday Lecture Series
Monday, November 9, 2015
4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium (CRC)

Jeffrey V. Ravetch, M.D., Ph.D.
Theresa and Eugene M. Lang Professor and Head,
Laboratory of Molecular Genetics and Immunology,
The Rockefeller University

Diversification of antibody effector function

Recommended Readings

Empirical Articles

Bournazos, S., Klein, F., Pietzsch, J., Seaman, M. S., Nussenzweig, M. C., & Ravetch, J. V. (2014). Broadly neutralizing anti-HIV-1 antibodies require Fc effector functions for in vivo activity. Cell, 158(6), 1243-1253. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2014.08.023

DiLillo, D. J., & Ravetch, J. V. (2015). Differential Fc-receptor engagement drives an anti-tumor vaccinal effect. Cell, 161(5), 1035-1045. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2015.04.016

Fiebiger, B. M., Maamary, J., Pincetic, A., & Ravetch, J. V. (2015). Protection in antibody-and T cell-mediated autoimmune diseases by antiinflammatory IgG Fcs requires type II FcRs. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(18), E2385-E2394. doi:10.1073/pnas.1505292112

Wang, T. T., Maamary, J., Tan, G. S., Bournazos, S., Davis, C. W., Krammer, F., … & Ravetch, J. V. (2015). Anti-HA glycoforms drive B cell affinity selection and determine influenza vaccine efficacy. Cell, 162(1), 160-169. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2015.06.026

Review Papers

Bournazos, S., DiLillo, D. J., & Ravetch, J. V. (2015). The role of Fc–FcγR interactions in IgG-mediated microbial neutralization. The Journal of Experimental Medicine, 212(9), 1361-1369. doi:10.1084/jem.20151267

Pincetic, A., Bournazos, S., DiLillo, D. J., Maamary, J., Wang, T. T., Dahan, R., … & Ravetch, J. V. (2014). Type I and type II Fc receptors regulate innate and adaptive immunity. Nature Immunology, 15(8), 707-716. doi:10.1038/ni.2939

Recommended Readings: Jean-Laurent Casanova, M.D., Ph.D., March 6

Friday Lecture Series / Ph.D. Recruitment Lecture
Friday, March 6, 2015
3:45 p.m., Caspary Auditorium

Jean-Laurent Casanova, M.D., Ph.D.,
Senior Attending Physician, Professor and Head,
St. Giles Laboratory of Human Genetics of Infectious Diseases,
The Rockefeller University
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Infectious Diseases of Childhood: Inborn Errors of Immunity?

Recommended Readings

Empirical Articles

Casrouge, A., Zhang, S.-Y., Eidenschenk, C., Jouanguy, E., Puel, A., Yang, K., … Casanova, J.-L. (2006). Herpes simplex virus encephalitis in human UNC-93B deficiency. Science, 314(5797), 308–312. doi:10.1126/science.1128346

Taramasso, L., Boisson-Dupuis, S., Garre, M. L., Bondi, E., Cama, a, Nozza, P., … Marazzi, M. G. (2014). Pineal germinoma in a child with interferon-gamma receptor 1 deficiency. case report and literature review. Journal of Clinical Immunology, 34(8), 922–927. doi:10.1007/s10875-014-0098-0

Von Bernuth, H., Picard, C., Jin, Z., Pankla, R., Xiao, H., Ku, C.-L., … Casanova, J.-L. (2008). Pyogenic bacterial infections in humans with MyD88 deficiency. Science, 321(5889), 691–696. doi:10.1126/science.1158298

Review Papers

Casanova, J.-L., & Abel, L. (2002). Genetic dissection of immunity to mycobacteria: the human model. Annual Review of Immunology, 20, 581–620. doi:10.1146/annurev.immunol.20.081501.125851

Casanova, J.-L., & Abel, L. (2013). The genetic theory of infectious diseases: a brief history and selected illustrations. Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics, 14, 215–243. doi:10.1146/annurev-genom-091212-153448

Conley, M. E., & Casanova, J. L. (2014). Discovery of single-gene inborn errors of immunity by next generation sequencing. Current Opinion in Immunology, 30, 17–23. doi:10.1016/j.coi.2014.05.004

Recommended Readings: Poornima Parameswaran Ph.D. February 10

Monday, February 10, 2014
4:00 p.m., Carson Family Auditorium

Poornima Parameswaran, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley

Virome & Immunome Diversity in Dengue & other Infectious Diseases

Recommended Readings:

Empirical Papers

Parameswaran, P., Charlebois, P., Tellez, Y., Nunez, A., Ryan, E. M., Malboeuf, C. M., … Henn, M. R. (2012). Genome-wide patterns of intrahuman dengue virus diversity reveal associations with viral phylogenetic clade and interhost diversity. Journal of Virology, 86(16), 8546–8558. doi:10.1128/JVI.00736-12

Parameswaran, P., Liu, Y., Roskin, K. M., Jackson, K. K. L., Dixit, V. P., Lee, J.-Y., … Fire, A. Z. (2013). Convergent antibody signatures in human dengue. Cell Host & Microbe, 13(6), 691–700. doi:10.1016/j.chom.2013.05.008

Parameswaran, P., Sklan, E., Wilkins, C., Burgon, T., Samuel, M. a, Lu, R., … Fire, A. Z. (2010). Six RNA viruses and forty-one hosts: viral small RNAs and modulation of small RNA repertoires in vertebrate and invertebrate systems. PLoS pathogens, 6(2), e1000764. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1000764

Review Articles

Fontana, J. M., Alexander, E., & Salvatore, M. (2012). Translational research in infectious disease: current paradigms and challenges ahead. Translational Research, 159(6), 430–453. doi:10.1016/j.trsl.2011.12.009

Wylie, K. M., Weinstock, G. M., & Storch, G. a. (2012). Emerging view of the human virome. Translational Research, 160(4), 283–290. doi:10.1016/j.trsl.2012.03.006

Recommended Readings: Dan R. Littman, M.D., Ph.D.

Friday Lecture Series

Shaping of the Systemic Immune Repertoire by the Intestinal Microbiota

Dan R. Littman, M.D., Ph.D., Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Professor of Molecular

Immunology; professor of pathology and microbiology, program in molecular pathogenesis,

Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University Medical Center;

investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

December 20, 2013

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Diehl, G. E., Longman, R. S., Zhang, J. -., Breart, B., Galan, C., Cuesta, A., . . . Littman, D. R. (2013). Microbiota restricts trafficking of bacteria to mesenteric lymph nodes by CX 3 CR1 hi cells. Nature, 494(7435), 116-120

Honda, K., & Littman, D. R. (2012). The microbiome in infectious disease and inflammation. Annual Review of Immunology,  30 , pp. 759-795

Hooper, L. V., Littman, D. R., & Macpherson, A. J. (2012). Interactions between the microbiota and the immune system. Science, 336(6086), 1268-1273

Kinnebrew, M. A., Buffie, C. G., Diehl, G. E., Zenewicz, L. A., Leiner, I., Hohl, T. M., . . . Pamer, E. G. (2012). Interleukin 23 production by intestinal CD103 +CD11b + dendritic cells in response to bacterial flagellin enhances mucosal innate immune defense. Immunity, 36(2), 276-287

Littman, D. R., & Pamer, E. G. (2011). Role of the commensal microbiota in normal and pathogenic host immune responses. Cell Host and Microbe, 10(4), 311-323