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TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Pathology & Immunology
AddressBaylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston TX 77030
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    TitleAssociate Professor
    InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
    DepartmentCenter for Medical Ethics and Health Policy
    DivisionCtr for Med Ethics & Health Policy

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    R01AI018882     (RODGERS, JOHN R)Apr 1, 1983 - Mar 31, 2002
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R29CA054439     (RODGERS, JOHN R)Apr 1, 1992 - Mar 31, 1997
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01HL060204     (RODGERS, JOHN R)Dec 7, 1998 - Nov 30, 2003
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01GM098456     (RODGERS, JOHN R)Aug 17, 2011 - Jul 31, 2015
    Mentoring Functions in Scientist Development
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Hanley PJ, Melenhorst JJ, Nikiforow S, Scheinberg P, Blaney JW, Demmler-Harrison G, Cruz CR, Lam S, Krance RA, Leung KS, Martinez CA, Liu H, Douek DC, Heslop HE, Rooney CM, Shpall EJ, Barrett AJ, Rodgers JR, Bollard CM. CMV-specific T cells generated from naïve T cells recognize atypical epitopes and may be protective in vivo. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Apr 29; 7(285):285ra63. PMID: 25925682; PMCID: PMC4479400.
    2. Sule G, Suzuki M, Guse K, Cela R, Rodgers JR, Lee B. Cytokine-conditioned dendritic cells induce humoral tolerance to protein therapy in mice. Hum Gene Ther. 2012 Jul; 23(7):769-80. PMID: 22468961; PMCID: PMC3404424.
    3. Medina MA, Couturier J, Feske ML, Mahne AE, Turner M, Yu X, Kozinetz CA, Orozco AF, Hutchison AT, Savidge TC, Rodgers JR, Lewis DE. Granzyme B- and Fas ligand-mediated cytotoxic function induced by mitogenic CD28 stimulation of human memory CD4+ T cells. J Leukoc Biol. 2012 May; 91(5):759-71. PMID: 22416257.
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    4. Muralidharan S, Hanley PJ, Liu E, Chakraborty R, Bollard C, Shpall E, Rooney C, Savoldo B, Rodgers J, Dotti G. Activation of Wnt signaling arrests effector differentiation in human peripheral and cord blood-derived T lymphocytes. J Immunol. 2011 Nov 15; 187(10):5221-32. PMID: 22013128; PMCID: PMC3208052.
    5. Suzuki M, Cela R, Bertin TK, Sule G, Cerullo V, Rodgers JR, Lee B. NOD2 signaling contributes to the innate immune response against helper-dependent adenovirus vectors independently of MyD88 in vivo. Hum Gene Ther. 2011 Sep; 22(9):1071-82. PMID: 21561248; PMCID: PMC3177951.
    6. Orozco AF, Jorgez CJ, Horne C, Marquez-Do DA, Chapman MR, Rodgers JR, Bischoff FZ, Lewis DE. Membrane protected apoptotic trophoblast microparticles contain nucleic acids: relevance to preeclampsia. Am J Pathol. 2008 Dec; 173(6):1595-608. PMID: 18974299; PMCID: PMC2626372.
    7. Singh M, Basu S, Camell C, Couturier J, Nudelman RJ, Medina MA, Rodgers JR, Lewis DE. Selective expansion of memory CD4(+) T cells by mitogenic human CD28 generates inflammatory cytokines and regulatory T cells. Eur J Immunol. 2008 Jun; 38(6):1522-32. PMID: 18446791.
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    8. Cerullo V, Seiler MP, Mane V, Brunetti-Pierri N, Clarke C, Bertin TK, Rodgers JR, Lee B. Toll-like receptor 9 triggers an innate immune response to helper-dependent adenoviral vectors. Mol Ther. 2007 Feb; 15(2):378-85. PMID: 17235317.
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    9. Wanahita A, Davis B, Hamill RJ, Goldsmith EA, Rodgers JR, Cook RG, Lamphear JG, Musher DM. Clostridium difficile lacks detectable superantigen activity. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2006 Jul; 47(2):275-7. PMID: 16831215.
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    10. Rodgers JR, Cook RG. MHC class Ib molecules bridge innate and acquired immunity. Nat Rev Immunol. 2005 Jun; 5(6):459-71. PMID: 15928678.
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    11. Mian A, Guenther M, Finegold M, Ng P, Rodgers J, Lee B. Toxicity and adaptive immune response to intracellular transgenes delivered by helper-dependent vs. first generation adenoviral vectors. Mol Genet Metab. 2005 Mar; 84(3):278-88. PMID: 15694178.
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    12. Mian A, McCormack WM, Mane V, Kleppe S, Ng P, Finegold M, O'Brien WE, Rodgers JR, Beaudet AL, Lee B. Long-term correction of ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency by WPRE-mediated overexpression using a helper-dependent adenovirus. Mol Ther. 2004 Sep; 10(3):492-9. PMID: 15336649.
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    13. Wu H, Rodgers JR, Perrard XY, Perrard JL, Prince JE, Abe Y, Davis BK, Dietsch G, Smith CW, Ballantyne CM. Deficiency of CD11b or CD11d results in reduced staphylococcal enterotoxin-induced T cell response and T cell phenotypic changes. J Immunol. 2004 Jul 01; 173(1):297-306. PMID: 15210787.
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    14. Doyle CK, Cook RG, Rich RR, Rodgers JR. Cotton rat Sihi-M3 is a minimally oligomorphic Mhc I-b molecule that binds the chemotactic peptide fMLF under stringent conditions. Evidence that positive selection drives inter-species diversity of residues interacting with the termini of short peptides. Immunogenetics. 2003 Sep; 55(6):389-94. PMID: 12942207.
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    15. Doyle CK, Davis BK, Cook RG, Rich RR, Rodgers JR. Hyperconservation of the N-formyl peptide binding site of M3: evidence that M3 is an old eutherian molecule with conserved recognition of a pathogen-associated molecular pattern. J Immunol. 2003 Jul 15; 171(2):836-44. PMID: 12847252.
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    16. Singh RA, Rodgers JR, Barry MA. The role of T cell antagonism and original antigenic sin in genetic immunization. J Immunol. 2002 Dec 15; 169(12):6779-86. PMID: 12471109.
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    17. Davis BK, Cook RG, Rich RR, Rodgers JR. Hyperconservation of the putative antigen recognition site of the MHC class I-b molecule TL in the subfamily Murinae: evidence that thymus leukemia antigen is an ancient mammalian gene. J Immunol. 2002 Dec 15; 169(12):6890-9. PMID: 12471122.
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    18. Nair RR, Rodgers JR, Schwarz LA. Enhancement of transgene expression by combining glucocorticoids and anti-mitotic agents during transient transfection using DNA-cationic liposomes. Mol Ther. 2002 Apr; 5(4):455-62. PMID: 11945073.
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