Publications - Immunology

    Immunology Publications


    Journal Articles

    • Bentrup HK, Ramamurthy R, Ott CM, Emami KA, Nelman-Gonzalez M, Wilson JW, Richter EG, Goodwin TJ, Alexander SJ, Pierson DL, Pellis NR, Buchanan KL, Nickerson CA. 3-D organotypic models of human colonic epithelium to study the early stages of enteric salmonellosis. Microbes and Infection. 8(7):1813-1825, 2006.
    • Crucian B, Nelman-Gonzalez M, Sams C. Rapid flow cytometry method for quantitation of LFA-1-adhesive T cells. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 13(3):403-408, 2006.
    • Crucian B, Sams C. Reduced gravity evaluation of potential spaceflight-compatible flow cytometer technology. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 66(1):1-9, 2005.
    • Kumei Y, Morita S, Nakamura H, Katano H, Ohya K, Shimokawa H, Sams CF, Whitson PA. Osteoblast responsiveness to 1{alpha},25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 during spaceflight. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1030:121-4, 2004.
    • Kumei Y, Shimokawa H, Ohya K, Akiyama H, Hirano M, Sams CF, Whitson PA. Inhibition of HSP70 and a collagen-specific molecular chaperone (HSP47) expression in rat osteoblasts by microgravity. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1010:476-80, 2003.
    • Stowe RP, Sams CF, Pierson DL. Effects of mission duration on neuroimmune responses in astronauts. Aviat Space Environ Med. 74(12):1281-4, 2003.

    Presentations

    • Crucian B, Nehlsen-Cannarella S, Sams C. An improved flow cytometry method for precise quantitation of natural-killer cell activity. International Society for Analytical Cytometry International Congress. Quebec City, Quebec. May 20-24, 2006.
    • Crucian B, Stowe RP, Yetman DL, Pierson DL, Sams C. Comprehensive astronaut immune assessment following a short-durataion spaceflight. International Society for Analytical Cytometry International Congress. Quebec City, Quebec. May 20-24, 2006.
    • Crucian B, Sams C. Development of a prototype flight cytometer for medical support during long-duration space missions. International Society for Analytical Cytometry International Congress. Quebec City, Quebec. May 20-24, 2006.
    • Salicru AN, Crucian B, Sams C, Actor JK, Marshall G. In vitro catecholamine exposure produces variable effects on the B7 costimulatory pathway in human monocytic cells. American Association of Immunologists. Boston, MA. May 12-16, 2006.
    • Sams CF. A flow cytometry method for detecting LFA-1 ahesion in T-Cells. 2005 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Meeting. Washington, DC. February 17-21, 2005.
    • Whitson PA, Pietrzyk R, Jones J, Sams CF. Characteristics of renal stone formation among US astronauts. Australasian Society for Emergency Medicine (ASEM).October 7-9, 2004.
    • Crucian B, Sams CF. Validation of a microgravity-compatible flow cytometer. 2005 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Meeting. Washington, DC. February 17-21, 2005.
    • Sams CF, Crucian B. Development of a protocol to support field, extreme environment or spaceflight-based immunology studies. 75th Annual Scientific Meeting of Aerospace Medical Association. Anchorage, AK. May 2-6, 2004.
    • Crucian B, Sams CF. Alterations in immune function during a high-fidelity 14-Day undersea spaceflight mission simulation - The NASA NEEMO Project. 75th Annual Aerospace Scientific Meeting of Aerospace Medical Association. Anchorage, AK. May 2-6, 2004.
    • Sams CF. Alterations in 'fine' leukocyte subsets during simulated Mars exploration missions at Haughton Crater. 75th Annual Scientific Meeting of Aerospace Medical Association. Anchorage, AK. May 2-6, 2004.
    • Whitson PA, Bergh K, Pietrzyk R, Jones J, Sams CF. Renal stone risk during spaceflight: assessment and countermeasure validation. 2004 Aerospace Conference. March 6-13, 2004.
    • Sams CF. Inhibition of polarization and signal integration in human T-cells in response to contact-mediated stimulation during suspension. December 14-18, 2002.
    • Sams CF. Implications of bacterial loading on water quality in oilfield systems. NACE International Corrosion 2002 Symposium. April 7-11, 2002.
    • Sams CF. Dynamics of human T-cell activation in cells maintained in suspension. 2002 NASA Cell Science Conference. Galveston, TX. February 26-28, 2002.