2012 April-July

Date Presenter


25 July, 2012 Tomohiro Akahoshi
(Postdoctoral Fellow)
Zhang SC et al. Aminopeptidase Substrate Preference Affects HIV Epitope Presentation and Predicts Immune Escape Patterns in HIV-Infected Individuals. J Immunol. 2012 Jun 15;188:5924-34.
18 July, 2012 Mohammad Arif Rahman
Chen DY et al. Epitope targeting and viral inoculum are determinants of Nef-mediated immune evasion of HIV-1 from cytotoxic T lymphocytes. Blood. 2012 Jul 5;120(1):100-11. Epub 2012 May 21.
11 July, 2012 Xiaoming Sun
Chen H et al. TCR clonotypes modulate the protective effect of HLA class I molecules in HIV-1 infection. Nat Immunol. 2012 Jun 10;13(7):691-700.
13 June, 2012 Keiko Sakai
(Assistant Professor)
Xie J et al. Photocrosslinkable pMHC monomers stain T cells specifically and cause ligand-bound TCRs to be 'preferentially' transported to the cSMAC. Nat Immunol. 2012 Jun 3. doi: 10.1038/ni.2344. [Epub ahead of print]
6 June, 2012 Yoshinori Sato
(Postdoctoral Fellow)
Rodriguez-Plata MT et al. HIV-1 Capture and Antigen Presentation by Dendritic Cells: Enhanced Viral Capture Does Not Correlate with Better T Cell Activation. J Immunol. 2012 May 11. [Epub ahead of print]
30 May, 2012

Giang Van Tran

Lewis MJ et al. Immune selection in vitro reveals human immunodeficiency virus-1 Nef sequence motifs important for its immune evasion function in vivo. J Virol. 2012 May 2 [Epub ahead of print]
23 May, 2012 Zhansong Lin
Blais ME et al. High Frequency of HIV Mutations Associated with HLA-C Suggests Enhanced HLA-C-Restricted CTL Selective Pressure Associated with an AIDS-Protective Polymorphism. J Immunol. 2012 May 1;188(9):4663-70. Epub 2012 Apr 2.
16 May, 2012 Takayuki Chikata
Siewert K et al. Unbiased identification of target antigens of CD8(+) T cells with combinatorial libraries coding for short peptides. Nat Med. 2012 Apr 8. doi: 10.1038/nm.2720. [Epub ahead of print]
9 May, 2012
Nozomi Kuse
(Research Specialist)
Barouch DH et al. Vaccine protection against acquisition of neutralization-resistant SIV challenges in rhesus monkeys. Nature. 2012 Jan 4;482(7383):89-93.
25 April, 2012
Tomohiro Akahoshi
(Postdoctoral Fellow)
Shan L et al, Stimulation of HIV-1-Specific Cytolytic T Lymphocytes Facilitates Elimination of Latent Viral Reservoir after Virus Reactivation. Immunity. 36:491-501. 2012
11 April, 2012
Mohammad Arif Rahman
Henn MR et al. Whole Genome Deep Sequencing of HIV-1 Reveals the Impact of Early Minor Variants Upon Immune Recognition During Acute Infection. PLoS Pathog. 2012 Mar;8(3):e1002529. Epub 2012 Mar 8.