Makio Iwashima

Summary

Affiliation: Loyola University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cellular basis of tissue regeneration by omentum
    Shivanee Shah
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38368. 2012
  2. pmc Potential of targeting TGF-β for organ transplant patients
    Makio Iwashima
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Future Med Chem 5:281-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Inhibition of bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis through pre-treatment with collagen type V
    Ruedi K Braun
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Loyola University, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:873-80. 2010
  4. pmc TGF-β converts apoptotic stimuli into the signal for Th9 differentiation
    Mariko Takami
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Immunol 188:4369-75. 2012
  5. pmc Ontogeny and localization of the cells produce IL-2 in healthy animals
    Mutsumi Yamamoto
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 South First Ave, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Cytokine 61:831-41. 2013
  6. pmc Cutting Edge: AhR Is a Molecular Target of Calcitriol in Human T Cells
    Mariko Takami
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153
    J Immunol 195:2520-3. 2015

Research Grants

  1. THRESHOLD CONTROL FOR T CELL ANTIGEN RECEPTOR
    Makio Iwashima; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Aging effect on PLD Signaling in T Cells
    Makio Iwashima; Fiscal Year: 2008
  3. Spatial control of Ca2+ signals in lymphocytes
    Makio Iwashima; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

  • Ruedi K Braun
  • Shuji Miyagawa
  • Christopher H Wigfield
  • Mariko Takami
  • Robert B Love
  • Mutsumi Yamamoto
  • Yoichi Seki
  • Alicia Martin
  • Shivanee Shah
  • Kotaro Fujimaki
  • Michael I Nishimura
  • Kazuyuki Iwai
  • Iei Ko
  • Noriko Tsuji
  • Erin Lowery
  • Periannan Sethupathi
  • Melissa Medina
  • Nick Huang
  • Kathryn Byrne

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Cellular basis of tissue regeneration by omentum
    Shivanee Shah
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e38368. 2012
    ..Based on these data, we propose that the omentum is a designated organ for tissue repair and healing in response to foreign invasion and tissue damage...
  2. pmc Potential of targeting TGF-β for organ transplant patients
    Makio Iwashima
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Future Med Chem 5:281-9. 2013
    ..This review will focus on the role of TGF-β in T cell differentiation and discuss the prospect of TGF-β as the therapeutic target of lung transplantation acceptance...
  3. doi request reprint Inhibition of bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis through pre-treatment with collagen type V
    Ruedi K Braun
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Loyola University, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:873-80. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that intravenous injection of colV inhibits development of lung fibrosis in a bleomycin-induced lung injury mouse model...
  4. pmc TGF-β converts apoptotic stimuli into the signal for Th9 differentiation
    Mariko Takami
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Immunol 188:4369-75. 2012
    ..Together, the data demonstrate a novel role for TGF-β in the homeostasis of regulatory T cells and effector T cell differentiation and expansion...
  5. pmc Ontogeny and localization of the cells produce IL-2 in healthy animals
    Mutsumi Yamamoto
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Loyola University Chicago, 2160 South First Ave, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Cytokine 61:831-41. 2013
    ..The data suggest that a group of Tr1 cells have addition roles in immune homeostasis by producing IL-2 along with other cytokines and help maintaining Tregs...
  6. pmc Cutting Edge: AhR Is a Molecular Target of Calcitriol in Human T Cells
    Mariko Takami
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL 60153
    J Immunol 195:2520-3. 2015
    ..The data show a novel link between vitamin D and two key transcription factors involved in T cell differentiation. ..

Research Grants3

  1. THRESHOLD CONTROL FOR T CELL ANTIGEN RECEPTOR
    Makio Iwashima; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This will provide key information to understand the etiology of autoimmune diseases and its prevention and treatment and will contribute to establish the procedure to provoke anti-cancer immune responses. ..
  2. Aging effect on PLD Signaling in T Cells
    Makio Iwashima; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We will determine the factor that causes such imbalance of immune cells in the elderly in this study. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. Spatial control of Ca2+ signals in lymphocytes
    Makio Iwashima; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Together, the data indicates that Repsl plays an essential role in lymphocyte activation. In this study, we will analyze the detailed mechanism of Repsl function in vitro and its biological significance in vivo. ..