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Shams H, Heron I. The effect of conjugation on immunogenicity and potency of protein carriers of polyribosylribitol phosphate (PRP) conjugated vaccines in the mouse model. APMIS. 1998 May;106(5):526-34. doi: 10.1111/j.1699-0463.1998.tb01380.x. PubMed PMID: 9674889.
Rüssmann H, Shams H, Poblete F, Fu Y, Galán JE, Donis RO. Delivery of epitopes by the Salmonella type III secretion system for vaccine development. Science. 1998 Jul 24;281(5376):565-8. doi: 10.1126/science.281.5376.565. PubMed PMID: 9677200.
Shams H, Heron I. Mutual interactions between DTaP-IPV and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)-conjugated vaccines in laboratory animal models. Biologicals. 1999 Sep;27(3):227-40. doi: 10.1006/biol.1999.0180. PubMed PMID: 10652178.
Barletta RG, Donis RO, Chacón O, Shams H, Cirillo JD. Vaccines against intracellular pathogens. Subcell Biochem. 2000;33:559-99. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4757-4580-1_22. Review. PubMed PMID: 10804870.
Vankayalapati R, Wizel B, Samten B, Griffith DE, Shams H, Galland MR, Von Reyn CF, Girard WM, Wallace RJ Jr, Barnes PF. Cytokine profiles in immunocompetent persons infected with Mycobacterium avium complex. J Infect Dis. 2001 Feb 1;183(3):478-84. doi: 10.1086/318087. Epub 2000 Dec 20. PubMed PMID: 11133380.
Shams H, Wizel B, Weis SE, Samten B, Barnes PF. Contribution of CD8(+) T cells to gamma interferon production in human tuberculosis. Infect Immun. 2001 May;69(5):3497-501. doi: 10.1128/IAI.69.5.3497-3501.2001. PubMed PMID: 11292783; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC98319.
Shams H, Poblete F, Rüssmann H, Galán JE, Donis RO. Induction of specific CD8+ memory T cells and long lasting protection following immunization with Salmonella typhimurium expressing a lymphocytic choriomeningitis MHC class I-restricted epitope. Vaccine. 2001 Nov 12;20(3-4):577-85. doi: 10.1016/s0264-410x(01)00363-2. PubMed PMID: 11672924.
Harding MJ, Cao X, Shams H, Johnson AF, Vassilev VB, Gil LH, Wheeler DW, Haines D, Sibert GJ, Nelson LD, Campos M, Donis RO. Role of bovine viral diarrhea virus biotype in the establishment of fetal infections. Am J Vet Res. 2002 Oct;63(10):1455-63. doi: 10.2460/ajvr.2002.63.1455. PubMed PMID: 12375578.
Vankayalapati R, Wizel B, Weis SE, Klucar P, Shams H, Samten B, Barnes PF. Serum cytokine concentrations do not parallel Mycobacterium tuberculosis-induced cytokine production in patients with tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Jan 1;36(1):24-8. doi: 10.1086/344903. Epub 2002 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 12491197.
Samten B, Wizel B, Shams H, Weis SE, Klucar P, Wu S, Vankayalapati R, Thomas EK, Okada S, Krensky AM, Barnes PF. CD40 ligand trimer enhances the response of CD8+ T cells to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. J Immunol. 2003 Mar 15;170(6):3180-6. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.170.6.3180. PubMed PMID: 12626576.
Shams H, Wizel B, Lakey DL, Samten B, Vankayalapati R, Valdivia RH, Kitchens RL, Griffith DE, Barnes PF. The CD14 receptor does not mediate entry of Mycobacterium tuberculosis into human mononuclear phagocytes. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2003 May 15;36(1-2):63-9. doi: 10.1016/S0928-8244(03)00039-7. PubMed PMID: 12727367.
Shams H, Barnes PF, Weis SE, Klucar P, Wizel B. Human CD8+ T cells recognize epitopes of the 28-kDa hemolysin and the 38-kDa antigen of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. J Leukoc Biol. 2003 Dec;74(6):1008-14. doi: 10.1189/jlb.0403138. Epub 2003 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 12972510.
Vankayalapati R, Klucar P, Wizel B, Weis SE, Samten B, Safi H, Shams H, Barnes PF. NK cells regulate CD8+ T cell effector function in response to an intracellular pathogen. J Immunol. 2004 Jan 1;172(1):130-7. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.172.1.130. PubMed PMID: 14688318.
Shams H. Parturient paresis: the old problem and a new strategy. Vet J. 2004 May;167(3):222-3. doi: 10.1016/S1090-0233(03)00136-9. PubMed PMID: 15080870.
Safi H, Barnes PF, Lakey DL, Shams H, Samten B, Vankayalapati R, Howard ST. IS6110 functions as a mobile, monocyte-activated promoter in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Mol Microbiol. 2004 May;52(4):999-1012. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2004.04037.x. PubMed PMID: 15130120.
Shams H, Klucar P, Weis SE, Lalvani A, Moonan PK, Safi H, Wizel B, Ewer K, Nepom GT, Lewinsohn DM, Andersen P, Barnes PF. Characterization of a Mycobacterium tuberculosis peptide that is recognized by human CD4+ and CD8+ T cells in the context of multiple HLA alleles. J Immunol. 2004 Aug 1;173(3):1966-77. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.173.3.1966. PubMed PMID: 15265931.
Samten B, Howard ST, Weis SE, Wu S, Shams H, Townsend JC, Safi H, Barnes PF. Cyclic AMP response element-binding protein positively regulates production of IFN-gamma by T cells in response to a microbial pathogen. J Immunol. 2005 May 15;174(10):6357-63. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.174.10.6357. PubMed PMID: 15879136.
Shams H, Weis SE, Klucar P, Lalvani A, Moonan PK, Pogoda JM, Ewer K, Barnes PF. Enzyme-linked immunospot and tuberculin skin testing to detect latent tuberculosis infection. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2005 Nov 1;172(9):1161-8. doi: 10.1164/rccm.200505-748OC. Epub 2005 Aug 4. PubMed PMID: 16081545; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2718400.
Shams H. Recent developments in veterinary vaccinology. Vet J. 2005 Nov;170(3):289-99. doi: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2004.07.004. Review. PubMed PMID: 16266843.
Klucar P, Barnes PF, Kong Y, Samten B, Tvinnereim A, Spallek R, Nepom GT, Singh M, Shams H. Characterization of effector functions of human peptide-specific CD4+ T-cell clones for an intracellular pathogen. Hum Immunol. 2008 Aug;69(8):475-83. doi: 10.1016/j.humimm.2008.05.008. Epub 2008 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 18588932.
Samten B, Townsend JC, Weis SE, Bhoumik A, Klucar P, Shams H, Barnes PF. CREB, ATF, and AP-1 transcription factors regulate IFN-gamma secretion by human T cells in response to mycobacterial antigen. J Immunol. 2008 Aug 1;181(3):2056-64. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.181.3.2056. PubMed PMID: 18641343; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2587306.
Hava DL, van der Wel N, Cohen N, Dascher CC, Houben D, León L, Agarwal S, Sugita M, van Zon M, Kent SC, Shams H, Peters PJ, Brenner MB. Evasion of peptide, but not lipid antigen presentation, through pathogen-induced dendritic cell maturation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Aug 12;105(32):11281-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0804681105. Epub 2008 Aug 6. PubMed PMID: 18685099; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2516216.
Klucar P, Barnes PF, Kong Y, Howard ST, Pang X, Huang FF, Tvinnereim AR, Samten B, Shams H. Vaccination strategies to enhance local immunity and protection against Mycobacteriun tuberculosis. Vaccine. 2009 Mar 13;27(12):1816-24. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.01.119. PubMed PMID: 19402204; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2768422.
Wang X, Barnes PF, Dobos-Elder KM, Townsend JC, Chung YT, Shams H, Weis SE, Samten B. ESAT-6 inhibits production of IFN-gamma by Mycobacterium tuberculosis-responsive human T cells. J Immunol. 2009 Mar 15;182(6):3668-77. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0803579. PubMed PMID: 19265145; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5488288.
Barnes PF, Samten B, Shams H, Vankayalapatib R. Progress in understanding the human immune responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2009 Dec;89 Suppl 1:S5-9. doi: 10.1016/S1472-9792(09)70004-6. PubMed PMID: 20006306.
Feng Y, Kong Y, Barnes PF, Huang FF, Klucar P, Wang X, Samten B, Sengupta M, Machona B, Donis R, Tvinnereim AR, Shams H. Exposure to cigarette smoke inhibits the pulmonary T-cell response to influenza virus and Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Infect Immun. 2011 Jan;79(1):229-37. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00709-10. Epub 2010 Oct 25. PubMed PMID: 20974820; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3019896.
Huang FF, Barnes PF, Feng Y, Donis R, Chroneos ZC, Idell S, Allen T, Perez DR, Whitsett JA, Dunussi-Joannopoulos K, Shams H. GM-CSF in the lung protects against lethal influenza infection. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2011 Jul 15;184(2):259-68. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201012-2036OC. Epub 2011 Apr 7. PubMed PMID: 21474645; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6938174.
Guo J, Feng Y, Barnes P, Huang FF, Idell S, Su DM, Shams H. Deletion of FoxN1 in the thymic medullary epithelium reduces peripheral T cell responses to infection and mimics changes of aging. PLoS One. 2012;7(4):e34681. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034681. Epub 2012 Apr 13. PubMed PMID: 22514652; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3326029.
Subramaniam R, Barnes PF, Fletcher K, Boggaram V, Hillberry Z, Neuenschwander P, Shams H. Protecting against post-influenza bacterial pneumonia by increasing phagocyte recruitment and ROS production. J Infect Dis. 2014 Jun 1;209(11):1827-36. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit830. Epub 2013 Dec 23. PubMed PMID: 24367039.
Subramaniam R, Shams H. Reply to Roux and Ricard. J Infect Dis. 2014 Oct 15;210(8):1340-1. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiu243. Epub 2014 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 24755436.
Subramaniam R, Hillberry Z, Chen H, Feng Y, Fletcher K, Neuenschwander P, Shams H. Delivery of GM-CSF to Protect against Influenza Pneumonia. PLoS One. 2015;10(4):e0124593. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0124593. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 25923215; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4414562.
Bhandary YP, Shetty SK, Marudamuthu AS, Midde KK, Ji HL, Shams H, Subramaniam R, Fu J, Idell S, Shetty S. Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in cigarette smoke exposure and influenza A virus infection-induced lung injury. PLoS One. 2015;10(5):e0123187. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0123187. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 25932922; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4416821.
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