Christopher A. Hunter, Ph.D.

Doke T, Abedini A, Aldridge DL, Yang YW, Park J, Hernandez CM, Balzer MS, Shrestra R, Coppock G, Rico JMI, Han SY, Kim J, Xin S, Piliponsky AM, Angelozzi M, Lefebvre V, Siracusa MC, Hunter CA, Susztak K. 2022. Single-cell analysis identifies the interaction of altered renal tubules with basophils orchestrating kidney fibrosis. Nat Immunol 23: 947-59

Gibson AR, Sateriale A, Dumaine JE, Engiles JB, Pardy RD, Gullicksrud JA, O'Dea KM, Doench JG, Beiting DP, Hunter CA, Striepen B. 2022. A genetic screen identifies a protective type III interferon response to Cryptosporidium that requires TLR3 dependent recognition. PLoS Pathog 18: e1010003

Christian DA, Adams TA, 2nd, Shallberg LA, Phan AT, Smith TE, Abraha M, Perry J, Ruthel G, Clark JT, Pritchard GH, Aronson LR, Gossa S, McGavern DB, Kedl RM, Hunter CA. 2022. cDC1 coordinate innate and adaptive responses in the omentum required for T cell priming and memory. Sci Immunol 7: eabq7432

Shallberg LA, Phan AT, Christian DA, Perry JA, Haskins BE, Beiting DP, Harris TH, Koshy AA, Hunter CA. 2022. Impact of secondary TCR engagement on the heterogeneity of pathogen-specific CD8+ T cell response during acute and chronic toxoplasmosis. PLoS Pathog 18: e1010296

Perry JA, Shallberg L, Clark JT, Gullicksrud JA, DeLong JH, Douglas BB, Hart AP, Lanzar Z, O'Dea K, Konradt C, Park J, Kuchroo JR, Grubaugh D, Zaretsky AG, Brodsky IE, Malefyt RD, Christian DA, Sharpe AH, Hunter CA. 2022. PD-L1-PD-1 interactions limit effector regulatory T cell populations at homeostasis and during infection. Nature Immunology 23: 743-+

Clark JT, Christian DA, Gullicksrud JA, Perry JA, Park J, Jacquet M, Tarrant JC, Radaelli E, Silver J, Hunter CA. 2021. IL-33 promotes innate lymphoid cell-dependent IFN-gamma production required for innate immunity to Toxoplasma gondii. Elife 10: doi: 10.7554/eLife.65614

Sateriale A, Gullicksrud JA, Engiles JB, McLeod BI, Kugler EM, Henao-Mejia J, Zhou T, Ring AM, Brodsky IE, Hunter CA, Striepen B. 2021. The intestinal parasite Cryptosporidium is controlled by an enterocyte intrinsic inflammasome that depends on NLRP6. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 118

Gullicksrud JA, Sateriale A, Engiles JB, Gibson AR, Shaw S, Hutchins ZA, Martin L, Christian DA, Taylor GA, Yamamoto M, Beiting DP, Striepen B, Hunter CA. 2021. Enterocyte-innate lymphoid cell crosstalk drives early IFN-gamma-mediated control of Cryptosporidium. Mucosal Immunol

Lam LKM, Murphy S, Kokkinaki D, Venosa A, Sherrill-Mix S, Casu C, Rivella S, Weiner A, Park J, Shin S, Vaughan AE, Hahn BH, Odom John AR, Meyer NJ, Hunter CA, Worthen GS, Mangalmurti NS. 2021. DNA binding to TLR9 expressed by red blood cells promotes innate immune activation and anemia. Sci Transl Med 13: eabj1008

Aldridge DL, Phan AT, de Waal Malefyt R, Hunter CA. 2021. Limited Impact of the Inhibitory Receptor TIGIT on NK and T Cell Responses during Toxoplasma gondii Infection. Immunohorizons 5: 384-94

Photo: Immunofluorescence photomicrograph demonstrating the intestinal niche of Nippostrongylus brasiliensis, a hookworm that colonizes the mouse gut and is used to model gastrointestinal nematode infections in humans. Photo Credit: Herbert laboratory, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.