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Catherine Suzanne Christin Forconi PhD

InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
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364 Plantation Street, LRB 240E
Worcester MA 01605
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    University of Nantes, Nantes, , FranceBSBiochemistry
    Universite Francois Rabelais, Tours, , FrancePHDLife Science & Health

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    1. Forconi CS, Mulama DH, Saikumar Lakshmi P, Foley J, Otieno JA, Kurtis JD, Berg LJ, Ong'echa JM, Münz C, Moormann AM. Interplay between IL-10, IFN-?, IL-17A and PD-1 Expressing EBNA1-Specific CD4+ and CD8+ T Cell Responses in the Etiologic Pathway to Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Oct 27; 13(21). PMID: 34771539.
    2. Muriuki BM, Forconi CS, Oluoch PO, Bailey JA, Ghansah A, Moormann AM, Ong'echa JM. Association of killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors with endemic Burkitt lymphoma in Kenyan children. Sci Rep. 2021 05 31; 11(1):11343. PMID: 34059753.
      Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
    3. Caduff N, McHugh D, Rieble L, Forconi CS, Ong'echa JM, Oluoch PO, Raykova A, Murer A, Böni M, Zuppiger L, Schulz TF, Blackbourn DJ, Chijioke O, Moormann AM, Münz C. KSHV infection drives poorly cytotoxic CD56-negative natural killer cell differentiation in vivo upon KSHV/EBV dual infection. Cell Rep. 2021 05 04; 35(5):109056. PMID: 33951431.
      Citations: 4     Fields:    
    4. Oluoch PO, Oduor CI, Forconi CS, Ong'echa JM, Münz C, Dittmer DP, Bailey JA, Moormann AM. Kaposi Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus Infection and Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma. J Infect Dis. 2020 06 16; 222(1):111-120. PMID: 32072172.
      Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    5. Forconi CS, Oduor CI, Oluoch PO, Ong'echa JM, Münz C, Bailey JA, Moormann AM. A New Hope for CD56negCD16pos NK Cells as Unconventional Cytotoxic Mediators: An Adaptation to Chronic Diseases. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2020; 10:162. PMID: 32373555.
      Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    6. Movassagh M, Oduor C, Forconi C, Moormann AM, Bailey JA. Sensitive detection of EBV microRNAs across cancer spectrum reveals association with decreased survival in adult acute myelocytic leukemia. Sci Rep. 2019 12 30; 9(1):20321. PMID: 31889055.
      Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    7. Moormann AM, Nixon CE, Forconi CS. Immune effector mechanisms in malaria: An update focusing on human immunity. Parasite Immunol. 2019 08; 41(8):e12628. PMID: 30972776.
      Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsPHPublic Health
    8. Forconi CS, Cosgrove CP, Saikumar-Lakshmi P, Nixon CE, Foley J, Ong'echa JM, Otieno JA, Alter G, Münz C, Moormann AM. Poorly cytotoxic terminally differentiated CD56negCD16pos NK cells accumulate in Kenyan children with Burkitt lymphomas. Blood Adv. 2018 05 22; 2(10):1101-1114. PMID: 29764843.
      Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    9. Gatault P, Al-Hajj S, Noble J, Chevallier E, Piollet M, Forconi C, Gaudy-Graffin C, Thibault G, Miquelestorena-Standley E, Halimi JM, Büchler M, Lemoine R, Baron C. CMV-infected kidney grafts drive the expansion of blood-borne CMV-specific T cells restricted by shared class I HLA molecules via presentation on donor cells. Am J Transplant. 2018 08; 18(8):1904-1913. PMID: 29377506.
      Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    10. Falanga YT, Frascoli M, Kaymaz Y, Forconi C, Ong'echa JM, Bailey JA, Berg LJ, Moormann AM. High pathogen burden in childhood promotes the development of unconventional innate-like CD8+ T cells. JCI Insight. 2017 Aug 03; 2(15). PMID: 28768916.
      Citations: 9     Fields:    
    11. Forconi C, Gatault P, Miquelestorena-Standley E, Noble J, Al-Hajj S, Guillemain R, Stern M, Hoffmann T, Prat L, Suberbielle C, Masson E, Cesbron-Gautier A, Gaudy-Graffin C, Goudeau A, Thibault G, Ivanes F, Guibon R, Kazma I, Lebranchu Y, Büchler M, Magnan A, Halimi JM, Baron C. Polymorphism in programmed cell death 1 gene is strongly associated with lung and kidney allograft survival in recipients from CMV-positive donors. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Mar; 36(3):315-324. PMID: 27751774.
      Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
    12. Baron C, Forconi C, Lebranchu Y. Revisiting the effects of CMV on long-term transplant outcome. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2010 Aug; 15(4):492-8. PMID: 20631617.
      Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
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