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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
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    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DivisionInfectious Diseases And Immunology

    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DivisionPediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases

    InstitutionUMMS - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
    DepartmentMasters in Clinical Investigation

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    Yale University, New Haven, CT, United StatesBAArts
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United StatesMD

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    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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    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
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    1. Smith RL, Gibson LL, Martinez PP, Ke R, Mirza A, Conte M, Gallagher N, Conte A, Wang L, Fredrickson R, Edmonson DC, Baughman ME, Chiu KK, Choi H, Jensen TW, Scardina KR, Bradley S, Gloss SL, Reinhart C, Yedetore J, Owens AN, Broach J, Barton B, Lazar P, Henness D, Young T, Dunnett A, Robinson ML, Mostafa HH, Pekosz A, Manabe YC, Heetderks WJ, McManus DD, Brooke CB. Longitudinal assessment of diagnostic test performance over the course of acute SARS-CoV-2 infection. medRxiv. 2021 Mar 22. PMID: 33791719.
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    2. Materne EC, Lilleri D, Garofoli F, Lombardi G, Furione M, Zavattoni M, Gibson L. Cytomegalovirus-Specific T Cell Epitope Recognition in Congenital Cytomegalovirus Mother-Infant Pairs. Front Immunol. 2020; 11:568217. PMID: 33329532.
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    3. Theodoropoulos NM, Bolstorff B, Bozorgzadeh A, Brandeburg C, Cumming M, Daly JS, Ellison RT, Forsberg K, Gade L, Gibson L, Greenough T, Litvintseva AP, Mack DA, Madoff L, Martins PN, McHale E, Melvin Z, Movahedi B, Stiles T, Vallabhaneni S, Levitz SM. Candida auris outbreak involving liver transplant recipients in a Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Am J Transplant. 2020 Jun 12. PMID: 32530145.
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    4. Gibson L. An interferon-? release assay for evaluation of cell-mediated immunity in infants with congenital CMV infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Jun 05. PMID: 32504089.
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    5. Krueger S, Rork J, Lee J, Cornejo K, Gibson L, Daly JS, Levin NA. Mycobacterium haemophilum infection in a renal transplant patient with inflammatory bowel disease. Dermatol Online J. 2017 Sep 15; 23(9). PMID: 29469723.
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    6. 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. PMID: 26150505.
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    7. 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. PMID: 25712611.
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    8. 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. PMID: 25462448.
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    9. 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. PMID: 25154343.
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    10. 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. PMID: 24550351.
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    11. 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. PMID: 24086142.
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    12. 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. PMID: 24051429.
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    13. 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. PMID: 22357271.
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    14. 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. PMID: 21625576.
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    15. 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. PMID: 17492595.
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    16. 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. PMID: 14764694.
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