Maria Salvato

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc An attenuated Lassa vaccine in SIV-infected rhesus macaques does not persist or cause arenavirus disease but does elicit Lassa virus-specific immunity
    Juan C Zapata
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 725 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Virol J 10:52. 2013
  2. pmc Arenavirus variations due to host-specific adaptation
    Juan C Zapata
    Institute of Human Virology School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Viruses 5:241-78. 2013
  3. pmc Arenavirus evasion of host anti-viral responses
    Melissa Hayes
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Viruses 4:2182-96. 2012
  4. pmc Gene expression in primate liver during viral hemorrhagic fever
    Mahmoud Djavani
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Virol J 6:20. 2009
  5. pmc Role of the Fas/FasL pathway in HIV or SIV disease
    Bhawna Poonia
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, 725 W Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Retrovirology 6:91. 2009

Research Grants

Collaborators

  • Igor S Lukashevich
  • Bhawna Poonia
  • Juan C Zapata
  • Melissa Hayes
  • Yan Zhang
  • Joseph Bryant
  • Harry Davis
  • Mahmoud Djavani
  • Eugene Ateh
  • C David Pauza
  • Lanea George
  • Tom Slezak
  • Crystal Jaing
  • Marco Goicochea
  • Oswald Crasta
  • Dmitry Moshkoff
  • Bruno Sobral
  • Juan Carlos Zapata
  • Oswald R Crasta
  • Melissa G Lechner

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc An attenuated Lassa vaccine in SIV-infected rhesus macaques does not persist or cause arenavirus disease but does elicit Lassa virus-specific immunity
    Juan C Zapata
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 725 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Virol J 10:52. 2013
    ..However, since the LHF endemic area of West Africa also has high HIV seroprevalence, it is important to determine whether vaccination could be safe in the context of HIV infection...
  2. pmc Arenavirus variations due to host-specific adaptation
    Juan C Zapata
    Institute of Human Virology School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Viruses 5:241-78. 2013
    ..We also discuss the recent emergence of new arenaviruses in the context of our observations of sequence variations that appear to be host-specific...
  3. pmc Arenavirus evasion of host anti-viral responses
    Melissa Hayes
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Viruses 4:2182-96. 2012
    ..Finally, we will highlight recent work identifying TLR2 as an innate sensor for arenaviruses and how the TLR2-dependent response differs depending on the pathogenicity of the strain...
  4. pmc Gene expression in primate liver during viral hemorrhagic fever
    Mahmoud Djavani
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Virol J 6:20. 2009
    ..In the present study, changes in liver gene expression from macaques infected with virulent LCMV-WE were compared to gene expression in uninfected monkeys as well as to monkeys that were infected but not diseased...
  5. pmc Role of the Fas/FasL pathway in HIV or SIV disease
    Bhawna Poonia
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, 725 W Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Retrovirology 6:91. 2009
    ..This death-signaling pathway is induced during HIV disease and contributes significantly to viral pathogenesis and disease...

Research Grants3

  1. ROLE OF AN ANTIAPOPTOTIC AGENT IN AIDS PROGRESSION
    Maria Salvato; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We are exploring the efficacy and mechanism of action for anti-FasL as a contribution of virus-induced FasL-mediated apoptosis to the destruction of host immune responses and to the progression of disease. ..