Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Ryman K, Gardner C, Meier K, Biron C, Johnston R, Klimstra W. Early restriction of alphavirus replication and dissemination contributes to age-dependent attenuation of systemic hyperinflammatory disease. J Gen Virol. 2007;88:518-29 pubmed
Gardner C, Burke C, Tesfay M, Glass P, Klimstra W, Ryman K. Eastern and Venezuelan equine encephalitis viruses differ in their ability to infect dendritic cells and macrophages: impact of altered cell tropism on pathogenesis. J Virol. 2008;82:10634-46 pubmed publisher
..In this regard, the tropisms of EEEV and VEEV differ dramatically, likely contributing to observed differences in disease etiology. ..
Ryman K, Meier K, Nangle E, Ragsdale S, Korneeva N, Rhoads R, et al. Sindbis virus translation is inhibited by a PKR/RNase L-independent effector induced by alpha/beta interferon priming of dendritic cells. J Virol. 2005;79:1487-99 pubmed
..Statistical analyses of gene array data identified 44 genes that met these criteria which are discussed...
Ryman K, Meier K, Gardner C, Adegboyega P, Klimstra W. Non-pathogenic Sindbis virus causes hemorrhagic fever in the absence of alpha/beta and gamma interferons. Virology. 2007;368:273-85 pubmed