Gary R Hellermann

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Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mechanism of cigarette smoke condensate-induced acute inflammatory response in human bronchial epithelial cells
    Gary R Hellermann
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, VA Hospital, Tampa 33612, USA
    Respir Res 3:22. 2002
  2. pmc Chitosan Interferon-gamma Nanogene Therapy for Lung Disease: Modulation of T-Cell and Dendritic Cell Immune Responses
    Xiaoyuan Kong
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Culverhouse Airway Disease Research and Nanomedicine Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 4:95-105. 2008
  3. pmc Chitosan IFN-gamma-pDNA Nanoparticle (CIN) Therapy for Allergic Asthma
    Mukesh Kumar
    The Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Center, Division of Allergy and Immunology, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A Haley VA Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
    Genet Vaccines Ther 1:3. 2003
  4. pmc An immunocompromised BALB/c mouse model for respiratory syncytial virus infection
    Xiaoyuan Kong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Research Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine, USA
    Virol J 2:3. 2005
  5. pmc Combined fluticasone propionate and salmeterol reduces RSV infection more effectively than either of them alone in allergen-sensitized mice
    Rajeswari Singam
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Research Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A, Haley VA Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
    Virol J 3:32. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Thiolated chitosan/DNA nanocomplexes exhibit enhanced and sustained gene delivery
    Dongwon Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A Haley Veteran s Hospital, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Pharm Res 24:157-67. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus infection activates STAT signaling in human epithelial cells
    Xiaoyuan Kong
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, The Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 306:616-22. 2003

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Publications8

  1. pmc Mechanism of cigarette smoke condensate-induced acute inflammatory response in human bronchial epithelial cells
    Gary R Hellermann
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, VA Hospital, Tampa 33612, USA
    Respir Res 3:22. 2002
    ..To demonstrate the involvement of tobacco smoking in the pathophysiology of lung disease, the responses of pulmonary epithelial cells to cigarette smoke condensate (CSC) - the particulate fraction of tobacco smoke - were examined...
  2. pmc Chitosan Interferon-gamma Nanogene Therapy for Lung Disease: Modulation of T-Cell and Dendritic Cell Immune Responses
    Xiaoyuan Kong
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Culverhouse Airway Disease Research and Nanomedicine Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 4:95-105. 2008
    ..CIN therapy results in a reduction in proinflammatory CD8+ T cells and decreases the number and antigen-presenting activity of dendritic cells...
  3. pmc Chitosan IFN-gamma-pDNA Nanoparticle (CIN) Therapy for Allergic Asthma
    Mukesh Kumar
    The Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Center, Division of Allergy and Immunology, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A Haley VA Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
    Genet Vaccines Ther 1:3. 2003
    ..CONCLUSION: These results demonstrate that mucosal CIN therapy can effectively reduce established allergen-induced airway inflammation and AHR...
  4. pmc An immunocompromised BALB/c mouse model for respiratory syncytial virus infection
    Xiaoyuan Kong
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Research Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine, USA
    Virol J 2:3. 2005
    ..BALB/c mice were treated with cyclophosphamide (CYP) and five days later, they were infected with RSV intranasally. Pulmonary RSV titers, inflammation and airway hyperresponsiveness were measured five days after infection...
  5. pmc Combined fluticasone propionate and salmeterol reduces RSV infection more effectively than either of them alone in allergen-sensitized mice
    Rajeswari Singam
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Research Center, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A, Haley VA Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA
    Virol J 3:32. 2006
    ..Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection is the major cause of bronchiolitis in infants and is a risk factor for the development of asthma. Allergic asthmatics are more susceptible to RSV infection and viral exacerbation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Thiolated chitosan/DNA nanocomplexes exhibit enhanced and sustained gene delivery
    Dongwon Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A Haley Veteran s Hospital, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Pharm Res 24:157-67. 2007
    ..Herein, we report on a highly effective gene delivery system utilizing a 33-kDa thiol-modified chitosan derivative...
  7. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus infection activates STAT signaling in human epithelial cells
    Xiaoyuan Kong
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, The Joy McCann Culverhouse Airway Disease Center, Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 306:616-22. 2003
    ..RSV also activated STAT-3 and IL-6 specific antibodies blocked this activation. Thus, activation of the STAT-1alpha and STAT-3 pathways play a role in RSV infection...