Selected Cancer-Related Publications:
Yu JJ, Ruddy MJ, Wong GC, Sfintescu C, Baker PJ, Smith JB, Evans RT, Gaffen SL. An essential role for IL-17 in preventing pathogen-initiated bone destruction: recruitment of neutrophils to inflamed bone requires IL-17 receptor-dependent signals. Blood. 2007 May 1;109(9):3794-802. Epub 2007 Jan 3.
Hu Y, Nguyen TT, Bui KC, Demello DE, Smith JB. A novel inflammation-induced ubiquitin E3 ligase in alveolar type II cells. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2005 Jul 22;333(1):253-63.
Widney DP, Breen EC, Boscardin WJ, Kitchen SG, Alcantar JM, Smith JB, Zack JA, Detels R, Martinez-Maza O. Serum levels of the homeostatic B cell chemokine, CXCL13, are elevated during HIV infection. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2005 Nov;25(11):702-6.
Widney DP, Hu Y, Foreman-Wykert AK, Bui KC, Nguyen TT, Lu B, Gerard C, Miller JF, Smith JB. CXCR3 and its ligands participate in the host response to Bordetella bronchiseptica infection of the mouse respiratory tract but are not required for clearance of bacteria from the lung. Infect Immun. 2005 Jan;73(1):485-93.
Smith JB, Herschman HR. Targeted identification of glucocorticoid-attenuated response genes: in vitro and in vivo models. Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2004;1(3):275-81.