Former Lab Members

Former Graduate Students

Graduate

Research

Current Position

Pubs

James D. Chappell, M.D., Ph.D.
1996

Structural and functional analysis of the reovirus attachment protein, s1

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Mehmet I. Goral, M.D., Ph.D.
1997

Evolution of the reovirus sNS protein and its role in reovirus replication

Pathologist, West Chester, PA

PubMed link

Steven E. Rodgers, M.D., Ph.D. (MSTP)
1997

Identification and characterization of apoptosis induced by reovirus infection

Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine

PubMed link

Geoffrey S. Baer, M.D., Ph.D. (MSTP)
1998

Viral and cellular determinants of reovirus disassembly

Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI

PubMed link

Michelle Mochow-Grundy, Ph.D.
2000

Conserved nucleotide sequences in mammalian reoviruses and their role in regulation of viral protein synthesis

Assistant Professor of Medical Administration, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Erik S. Barton, Ph.D.
2000

Molecular regulation of reovirus attachment, tropism, and disease

Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Jodi L. Connolly, Ph.D.
2001

Identification of viral and host factors required for reovirus-induced apoptosis

Patent Agent, Klarquist Sparkman, LLP

PubMed

Daniel H. Ebert, M.D., Ph.D. (MSTP)
2002

Endocytic proteases and reovirus entry

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medicine

PubMed link

Michelle M. Becker, Ph.D.
2002

Determinants of reovirus inclusion complex formation

Research Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

J. Craig Forrest, Ph.D.
2003

Analysis of reovirus attachment mechanisms

Assistant Professor of Microbiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

PubMed link

Kimberly M. Clark, Ph.D.
2005

Mechanisms of reovirus entry and disassembly

Staff Scientist, Biological Mimetics

PubMed link

Jacqueline A. Campbell, Ph.D.
2005

Structure-function analysis of reovirus binding to junctional adhesion molecule-A

Department of Defense

PubMed link

Mark W. Hansberger, Ph.D.
2006

Mechanisms of NF-kB activation by reovirus

Department of Defense

PubMed link

Melissa S. Maginnis, Ph.D.
2007

Identification and characterization of cellular determinants of reovirus internalization

Postdoctoral Fellow, Brown University

PubMed link

Kristen M. Guglielmi, Ph.D.
2008

Structure-function analysis of mammalian orthoreovirus attachment protein Sigma1

Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH

PubMed link

Annukka (Annie) A. R. Antar, M.D., Ph.D. (MSTP)
2008

Junctional adhesion molecule-A and reovirus pathogenesis

Medical Resident, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Elizabeth M. Johnson, Ph.D.
2009

The role of cathepsin proteases in reovirus pathogenesis

Senior Research Specialist, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Magdalena Bokiej, Ph.D. (MSTP)
2012

The role of Sigma1 length and flexibility in reovirus replication

Resident, Emergency Medicine, Case Western University

PubMed link

Joshua D. Doyle, Ph.D. (MSTP)
2012

Reovirus capsid stability and disease pathogenesis

Resident, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Johnna M. Frierson, Ph.D.
2012

The role of sialic acid binding in reovirus neuropathogenesis

Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Duke Engineering

PubMed link

Caroline M. Lai, Ph.D. (MSTP)
2013

Endothelial JAM-A facilitates reovirus bloodstream spread

Resident, Department of Urologic Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Jennifer E. Stencel-Baerenwald, Ph.D.
2014

The molecular basis of serotype 1 reovirus-glycan interactions and function of glycan binding in disease

Postdoctoral Fellow, Gale laboratory, University of Washington.

PubMed link

 

Former Postdoctoral Fellows

Graduate

Research

Current Position

Pubs

Gregory J. Wilson, M.D.
1994

Molecular mechanisms of persistent reovirus infection

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Jacek Mrukowicz, M.D.
1995

Molecular mechanisms of persistent rotavirus infection

Polish Institute for Evidence Based Medicine, Krakow, Poland

PubMed link

Tibor Valyi-Nagy, M.D., Ph.D.
1999

Neuropathogenesis of herpesvirus and reovirus infections

Associate Professor of Neuropathology, University of Illinois-Chicago

PubMed link

Carla K. Tucker, Ph.D.
1999

Assembly of reovirus particles

 

 

Timothy R. Peters, M.D
2003

Functional analysis of reovirus nonstructural proteins

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Sarah A. Kopecky-Bromberg, Ph.D.
2003

Mechanisms of reovirus internalization and disassembly

Associate Clinical Scientist in HCV Clinical Development at AbbVie

PubMed link

Sean M. O'Donnell, Ph.D.
2005

Reovirus-induced NF-kB activation and pathogenesis

Staff Scientist, Eli Lilly, Indianapolis, IN

PubMed link

Bryan E. Youree, M.D.
2006

Reovirus and poxvirus receptors

Infectious Diseases Physician, Fort Worth, TX

PubMed link

Pranav Danthi, Ph.D.
2008

Mechanisms of reovirus-induced apoptosis

Associate Professor of Biology, Indiana University

PubMed link

Takeshi Kobayashi, D.V.M., Ph.D.
2008

Mechanisms of reovirus replication

Associate Professor of Microbial Diseases, Osaka University

 

Geoffrey H. Holm, Ph.D.
2008

Reovirus-induced innate immune response signaling

Associate Professor of Biology, Colgate University

PubMed link

Karl W. Boehme, Ph.D.
2012

Structure and function of reovirus Sigma1s protein

Associate Professor of Microbiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

PubMed link

Andrea J. Pruijssers, Ph.D.
2013

Reovirus innate immunity and apoptosis

Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

PubMed link

Sarah P. Katen, Ph.D.
2014

Post-attachment functions and associated conformational changes of the reovirus Sigmal1 attachment protein.

Senior Scientist at Assembly Biosciences

PubMed link

Jennifer L. Konopka-Anstadt, Ph.D.
2015

Mechanisms of reovirus neural tropism and pathogenesis.

Team Lead Microbiologist of the Vaccine Development Team in the Polio & Picornavirus Lab Branch Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

PubMed link

Allen G. Wu, M.D.
2015

Mechanisms of reovirus age restriction.

 

 

Bernardo Mainou, Ph.D.
2015

Mechanisms of reovirus cell entry.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases at Emory University

PubMed link

Alison Ashbrook
2016

Unveiling Strategies for Chikungunya Virus Attenuation and Antiviral Therapy

Postdoctoral Fellow (Rice laboratory) The Rockefeller University

 

Judy Brown
2018

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Jon Knowlton
2018
Molecular Mechanisms of Reovirus Capsid Assembly   PubMed link
Paula Zamora
2018
  Postdoctoral Associate Jen Bomberger Lab University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine PubMed link