George C Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Thyroid autoantibodies are associated with a reduced prevalence of frailty in community-dwelling older women
    George C Wang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1161-8. 2010
  2. pmc CMV and Immunosenescence: from basics to clinics
    Rafael Solana
    Immunology Unit, Instituto Maimónides de Investigación Biomédica de Córdoba IMIBIC Reina Sofia University Hospital University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
    Immun Ageing 9:23. 2012
  3. pmc T cell receptor αβ diversity inversely correlates with pathogen-specific antibody levels in human cytomegalovirus infection
    George C Wang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Biology of Healthy Aging Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Sci Transl Med 4:128ra42. 2012
  4. pmc Cytomegalovirus infection and the risk of mortality and frailty in older women: a prospective observational cohort study
    George C Wang
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1144-52. 2010
  5. pmc T-lymphocytes expressing CC chemokine receptor-5 are increased in frail older adults
    Umberto De Fanis
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:904-8. 2008

Collaborators

  • Jeremy D Walston
  • Linda P Fried
  • Qian Li Xue
  • Sean X Leng
  • Barbara Detrick
  • P Caturegli
  • Anne Cappola
  • Neal Fedarko
  • Noel Rose
  • Richard Semba
  • Rafael Solana
  • Umberto De Fanis
  • Alejandra Pera
  • Anis Larbi
  • Mikko Hurme
  • Sara Cantisán
  • Paul Moss
  • Natalie Riddell
  • Jos A Bosch
  • Ann Hill
  • Janko Nikolich-Zugich
  • Beatriz Sanchez-Correa
  • Maciej Zielinski
  • Florian Kern
  • Daniela Frasca
  • Luka Cicin-Sain
  • Evelyna Derhovanessian
  • Sheila Govind
  • Delphine Sauce
  • Paolo Sansoni
  • Allison E Aiello
  • Beatrix Grubeck-Loebenstein
  • Janet E McElhaney
  • Carmen Campos
  • Mark R Wills
  • Miguel Lopez-Botet
  • Graham Pawelec
  • Rene van Lier
  • Jerrald L Rector
  • Andrea B Maier
  • Arne N Akbar
  • Tamas Fulop
  • Raquel Tarazona
  • Mark Beswick
  • Victor Appay
  • Sara Ferrando-Martínez
  • Elissaveta Naumova
  • Vincenzo Casolaro

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Thyroid autoantibodies are associated with a reduced prevalence of frailty in community-dwelling older women
    George C Wang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1161-8. 2010
    ..These trends were not observed with antinuclear antibodies. Conclusion: Independent of thyroid function status, community-dwelling older women who are seropositive for TgAbs and TPOAbs are less likely to be frail than seronegative women...
  2. pmc CMV and Immunosenescence: from basics to clinics
    Rafael Solana
    Immunology Unit, Instituto Maimónides de Investigación Biomédica de Córdoba IMIBIC Reina Sofia University Hospital University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
    Immun Ageing 9:23. 2012
    ..Here we summarize the major findings of this workshop...
  3. pmc T cell receptor αβ diversity inversely correlates with pathogen-specific antibody levels in human cytomegalovirus infection
    George C Wang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Biology of Healthy Aging Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Sci Transl Med 4:128ra42. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Cytomegalovirus infection and the risk of mortality and frailty in older women: a prospective observational cohort study
    George C Wang
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:1144-52. 2010
    ..79, 95% confidence interval: 1.22, 6.40). Better understanding of the long-term clinical consequences of CMV infection in immunocompetent humans is needed to guide public health efforts for this widely prevalent infection...
  5. pmc T-lymphocytes expressing CC chemokine receptor-5 are increased in frail older adults
    Umberto De Fanis
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:904-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the frequencies of T-lymphocytes expressing CC chemokine receptor-5 (CCR5(+) T-cells) and their relationship with frailty in older adults...