2021 - November

Microbiome-specific T follicular helper cells drive tertiary lumphoid structures and anti-tumor immunity against colorectal cancer

Overacre-Delgoffe, A.E. et al. (BioRxiv) doi: 10.1101/2021.01.27.428417

Pan-cancer mapping of single T cell profiles reveals a TCF1:CXCR6-CXCL16 regulatory axis essential for effective anti-tumor immunity

Jerby-Arnon, L. et al. (BioRxiv) doi: 10.1101/2021.10.31.466532

2021 - October

Hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells integrate Bacteroides-derived innate immune signals to promote gut tissue repair

Hayashi, Y. et al. (BioRxiv) doi: 10.1101/2021.10.05.463122

Spatiotemporal co-dependency between macrophages and exhausted CD8+ T cells in cancer

Kersten, K. et al. (BioRxiv) doi: 10.1101/2021.09.27.461866

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Predictive framework of macrophage activation 

Sanin, D.E. et al. (BioRxiv) doi: 10.1101/2021.08.02.454825

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2021 - September

Induction of transposable element expression is central to innate sensing

Rookhuizen DC et al. (BioRxiv) doi:10.1101/2021.09.10.457789

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SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccination elicits robust and persistent T follicular helper cell response in humans

Mudd PA et al. (BioRxiv) doi:10.1101/2021.09.08.459485

Excess dietary sugar impairs colonic epithelial regeneration 1 in response to damage

Burr et al. (BioRxiv) doi: 10.1101/2021.08.18.456840

2021 - June

Signatures of mast cell activation are associated with severe COVID-19

Tan J. et al. (MedRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.05.31.21255594

The extracellular ATP receptor P2RX7 imprints a pro-memory transcriptional signature in effector CD8+ T cells

Vardam-Kaur, T. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.05.25.445679

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2021 - May

Active Surveillance Characterizes Human Intratumoral T Cell Exhaustion

You, R. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.05.06.443033

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The transcription factor EGR2 is indispensable for tissue-specific imprinting of alveolar macrophages in health and tissue repair

McCowan, J. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.05.06.442095

Differentiation of exhausted CD8 T cells after termination of chronic antigen stimulation stops short of achieving functional T cell memory

Tonnerre, P. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.04.03.437705

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Hematopoietic stem cell requirement for macrophage regeneration is tissue-specific

Eddins, D.J. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.04.08.439077

2021 - April

When killers become thieves: trogocytosed PD-1 inhibits NK cells in cancer

Hasim, M.S. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.06.26.174342

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Alveolar macrophages strictly rely on GM-CSF from alveolar epithelial type 2 cells before and after birth

Gschwend, J. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.04.01.438051

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Extracellular Delivery of Functional Mitochondria Reverses the Dysfunction of CD4+ T Cells in Aging

Headley, C.A. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.02.21.432151

2021 - March

Negligible impact of SARS-CoV-2 variants on CD4+ and CD8+ T cell reactivity in COVID-19 exposed donors and vaccinees

Tarke, A. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.02.27.433180
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The skin environment controls local dendritic cell differentiation and function through innate IL-13

Mayer, J.U. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.01.05.425466

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Murine ex vivo cultured alveolar macrophages provide a novel tool to study tissue-resident macrophage behavior and function

Gorki, A.D. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.02.11.430791

Sting orchestrates the crosstalk between polyunsaturated fatty acids metabolism and inflammatory responses

Vila, I.K. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.22.423950

CINS: Cell Interaction Network inference from Single cell expression data

Yuan, Y. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.02.22.432206

2021 - February

Maternal infection promotes offspring tissue-specific immune fitness

Lim, A.I. et al (BioRxiv). DOI: 10.1101/2021.01.13.426542

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Novel gut pathobionts confound results in a widely used model of human inflammatory disease

Forster, S.C. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.02.09.430393

MTHFD2 is a Metabolic Checkpoint Controlling Effector and Regulatory T Cell Fate and Function

Sugiura, A. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.02.03.428939

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Combining an alarmin HMGN1 peptide with PD-L1 blockade facilitates stem-like CD8+ T cell expansion and results in robust anti-tumor effects

Chen, C.Y. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.15.422990

A reservoir of stem-like CD8 T cells in the tumor-draining lymph node maintains the ongoing anti-tumor immune response

Connolly, KA. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.01.27.428467

Altered basal lipid metabolism underlies the functional impairment of naive CD8+ T cells in elderly humans

Nicoli, F. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.09.24.311704

2021 - January

Multi-antigen recognition circuits overcome challenges of specificity, heterogeneity, and durability in T cell therapy for glioblastoma

Choe, JH. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.01.07.425632

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Skin-resident immune cells actively coordinate their distribution with epidermal cells during homeostasis

Park, S. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2021.01.08.425932

Diverse Functional Autoantibodies in Patients with COVID-19

Wang, E.Y. et al. (MedRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.10.20247205

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Neoantigen driven B cell and CD4+ T follicular helper cell collaboration promotes robust anti-tumor CD8+ T cell responses

Cui, C. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.23.424168

2020 - December

A monoclonal antibody against staphylococcal enterotoxin B superantigen inhibits SARS-CoV-2 entry in vitro

Cheng, M.H. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.11.24.395079
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ADAR1 interaction with Z-RNA promotes editing of endogenous double-stranded RNA and prevents MDA5-dependent immune activation

De Reuver et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.04.411702

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Vaccination reshapes the virus-specific T cell repertoire in unexposed adults

Pan*, Y.G., Aiamkitsumrit, B. et al. (BioRxiv) DOI: 10.1101/2020.10.01.322958