Jesus Vallejo

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Group B Streptococcus induces TNF-alpha gene expression and activation of the transcription factors NF-kappa B and activator protein-1 in human cord blood monocytes
    J G Vallejo
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Immunol 165:419-25. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Role of toll-like receptors in cardiovascular diseases
    Jesus G Vallejo
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, 77030, USA
    Clin Sci (Lond) 121:1-10. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Viral causes of cardiac inflammation
    Neil E Bowles
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 18:182-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Antiinflammatory therapy in myocarditis
    Jesus Vallejo
    Winters Center for Heart Failure Research, Cardiology Section, Medical Care Line, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 18:189-93. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Regulation of hepatic drug-metabolizing enzyme genes by Toll-like receptor 4 signaling is independent of Toll-interleukin 1 receptor domain-containing adaptor protein
    Romi Ghose
    College of Pharmacy, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Drug Metab Dispos 36:95-101. 2008

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Group B Streptococcus induces TNF-alpha gene expression and activation of the transcription factors NF-kappa B and activator protein-1 in human cord blood monocytes
    J G Vallejo
    Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Immunol 165:419-25. 2000
    ..Therefore, disrupting the signal transduction pathways induced by GBS has the potential to attenuate the production of immune response mediators, thereby halting or possibly reversing the course of this potentially fatal disease...
  2. doi request reprint Role of toll-like receptors in cardiovascular diseases
    Jesus G Vallejo
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, 77030, USA
    Clin Sci (Lond) 121:1-10. 2011
    ..In the present review, we outline the biology of TLRs as well as the current experimental and clinical evidence for the role of TLRs in cardiovascular diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Viral causes of cardiac inflammation
    Neil E Bowles
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 18:182-8. 2003
    ..Finally a receptor for viral double stranded RNA (TLR-3) was identified. The role of this receptor in the innate immune response against cardiotropic viruses has yet to be elucidated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antiinflammatory therapy in myocarditis
    Jesus Vallejo
    Winters Center for Heart Failure Research, Cardiology Section, Medical Care Line, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 18:189-93. 2003
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  5. ncbi request reprint Regulation of hepatic drug-metabolizing enzyme genes by Toll-like receptor 4 signaling is independent of Toll-interleukin 1 receptor domain-containing adaptor protein
    Romi Ghose
    College of Pharmacy, University of Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Drug Metab Dispos 36:95-101. 2008
    ..This shows that although TIRAP mediates inflammatory responses induced by LPS, it is not essential in regulating LPS-mediated alterations of gene expression in liver...

Research Grants9

  1. Cardiac Depression in Gram-Positive Sepsis--Role of TLR2
    Jesus Vallejo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These studies will provide definitive new information with respect to the mechanisms responsible for the deleterious effects of gram-positive sepsis on cardiac function and structure. ..
  2. Role of Toll-like Receptors 3 and 4 in Viral Heart Disease
    Jesus G Vallejo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The studies proposed in this grant will give us a better understanding of the disease and may lead to improved treatment options. ..