Afam A Okoye

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc CD4(+) T-cell depletion in HIV infection: mechanisms of immunological failure
    Afam A Okoye
    Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute and Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
    Immunol Rev 254:54-64. 2013
  2. pmc Naive T cells are dispensable for memory CD4+ T cell homeostasis in progressive simian immunodeficiency virus infection
    Afam A Okoye
    Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Department of Pathology, Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
    J Exp Med 209:641-51. 2012
  3. pmc Effect of IL-7 Therapy on Naive and Memory T Cell Homeostasis in Aged Rhesus Macaques
    Afam A Okoye
    Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR 97006 Oregon National Primate Research Center, Beaverton, OR 97006
    J Immunol 195:4292-305. 2015
  4. pmc B cell follicle sanctuary permits persistent productive simian immunodeficiency virus infection in elite controllers
    Yoshinori Fukazawa
    1 Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, USA 2 Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, USA
    Nat Med 21:132-9. 2015

Collaborators

  • Janko Nikolich-Zugich
  • Jacob D Estes
  • Louis J Picker
  • Yoshinori Fukazawa
  • Carissa Lucero
  • David Morcock
  • Paul T Edlefsen
  • Haesun Park
  • Joseph Hesselgesser
  • Claire DelĂ©age
  • Kenta Matsuda
  • Alfred W Legasse
  • Michael Piatak
  • Vanessa M Hirsch
  • Tonya Swanson
  • Romas Geleziunas
  • Jeffrey D Lifson
  • Jin Young Bae
  • Richard Lum
  • Michael K Axthelm
  • Shoko I Hagen
  • Rebecca Shoemaker

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc CD4(+) T-cell depletion in HIV infection: mechanisms of immunological failure
    Afam A Okoye
    Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute and Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
    Immunol Rev 254:54-64. 2013
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  2. pmc Naive T cells are dispensable for memory CD4+ T cell homeostasis in progressive simian immunodeficiency virus infection
    Afam A Okoye
    Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Department of Pathology, Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR 97006, USA
    J Exp Med 209:641-51. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Effect of IL-7 Therapy on Naive and Memory T Cell Homeostasis in Aged Rhesus Macaques
    Afam A Okoye
    Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR 97006 Oregon National Primate Research Center, Beaverton, OR 97006
    J Immunol 195:4292-305. 2015
    ..Thus, although rsIL-7 failed to counter age-associated TN loss, the ability of this therapy to expand clonotypically diverse CD4(+) and CD8(+) TCM populations might potentially improve adaptive immune responsiveness in the elderly. ..
  4. pmc B cell follicle sanctuary permits persistent productive simian immunodeficiency virus infection in elite controllers
    Yoshinori Fukazawa
    1 Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, USA 2 Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, Oregon, USA
    Nat Med 21:132-9. 2015
    ....