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    Laura L Gibson MD

    TitleAssociate Professor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    55 Lake Avenue North
    Worcester MA 01655
      Other Positions
      InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
      DivisionPediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases

      InstitutionUMMS - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
      DepartmentMasters in Clinical Investigation

      InstitutionUMMS - Programs, Centers and Institutes
      DepartmentCenter for AIDS Research


        Research/Clinical Interests:

        • Human T cell responses to cytomegalovirus (CMV) in children and transplant recipients
        • General and transplant-related infections
        • Travel Medicine

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        1. Renzette N, Pokalyuk C, Gibson L, Bhattacharjee B, Schleiss MR, Hamprecht K, Yamamoto AY, Mussi-Pinhata MM, Britt WJ, Jensen JD, Kowalik TF. Limits and patterns of cytomegalovirus genomic diversity in humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jul 28; 112(30):E4120-8.
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        2. Gibson L, Barysauskas CM, McManus M, Dooley S, Lilleri D, Fisher D, Srivastava T, Diamond DJ, Luzuriaga K. Reduced Frequencies of Polyfunctional CMV-Specific T Cell Responses in Infants with Congenital CMV Infection. J Clin Immunol. 2015 Apr; 35(3):289-301.
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        3. Becerra A, Gibson L, Stern LJ, Calvo-Calle JM. Immune response to HHV-6 and implications for immunotherapy. Curr Opin Virol. 2014 Dec; 9:154-61.
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        4. Renzette N, Gibson L, Jensen JD, Kowalik TF. Human cytomegalovirus intrahost evolution-a new avenue for understanding and controlling herpesvirus infections. Curr Opin Virol. 2014 Oct; 8:109-15.
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        5. Tan AS, Gibson L, Zafar HM, Gray SW, Hornik RC, Armstrong K. Associations between cancer-related information seeking and receiving PET imaging for routine cancer surveillance--an analysis of longitudinal survey data. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Mar; 23(3):481-9.
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        6. Renzette N, Gibson L, Bhattacharjee B, Fisher D, Schleiss MR, Jensen JD, Kowalik TF. Rapid intrahost evolution of human cytomegalovirus is shaped by demography and positive selection. PLoS Genet. 2013; 9(9):e1003735.
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        7. Gil A, Shen S, Coley S, Gibson L, Diamond DJ, Wang S, Lu S. DNA vaccine prime followed by boost with live attenuated virus significantly improves antigen-specific T cell responses against human cytomegalovirus. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2013 Oct; 9(10):2120-32.
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        8. Nastke MD, Becerra A, Yin L, Dominguez-Amorocho O, Gibson L, Stern LJ, Calvo-Calle JM. Human CD4+ T cell response to human herpesvirus 6. J Virol. 2012 May; 86(9):4776-92.
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        9. Renzette N, Bhattacharjee B, Jensen JD, Gibson L, Kowalik TF. Extensive genome-wide variability of human cytomegalovirus in congenitally infected infants. PLoS Pathog. 2011 May; 7(5):e1001344.
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        10. Gibson L, Dooley S, Trzmielina S, Somasundaran M, Fisher D, Revello MG, Luzuriaga K. Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IE1- and pp65-specific CD8+ T cell responses broaden over time after primary CMV infection in infants. J Infect Dis. 2007 Jun 15; 195(12):1789-98.
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        11. Gibson L, Piccinini G, Lilleri D, Revello MG, Wang Z, Markel S, Diamond DJ, Luzuriaga K. Human cytomegalovirus proteins pp65 and immediate early protein 1 are common targets for CD8+ T cell responses in children with congenital or postnatal human cytomegalovirus infection. J Immunol. 2004 Feb 15; 172(4):2256-64.
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