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Musie Syum Ghebremichael, Ph.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentMedicine
AddressRagon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard
400 Technology Square
Cambridge MA 02139
Phone857/268-7006
Fax857/268-7006

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  1. Siddiqi OK, Ghebremichael M, Dang X, Atadzhanov M, Kaonga P, Khoury MN, Koralnik IJ. Molecular Diagnosis of Central Nervous System Opportunistic Infections in HIV-positive Zambian Adults. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Mar 25.
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  2. Angin M, Sharma S, King M, Murooka TT, Ghebremichael M, Mempel TR, Walker BD, Bhasin MK, Addo MM. HIV-1 infection impairs regulatory T cell suppressive capacity on a per-cell basis. J Infect Dis. 2014 Mar 23.
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  3. Chung AW, Ghebremichael M, Robinson H, Brown E, Choi I, Lane S, Dugast AS, Schoen MK, Rolland M, Suscovich TJ, Mahan AE, Liao L, Streeck H, Andrews C, Rerks-Ngarm S, Nitayaphan S, de Souza MS, Kaewkungwal J, Pitisuttithum P, Francis D, Michael NL, Kim JH, Bailey-Kellogg C, Ackerman ME, Alter G. Polyfunctional Fc-Effector Profiles Mediated by IgG Subclass Selection Distinguish RV144 and VAX003 Vaccines. Sci Transl Med. 2014 Mar 19; 6(228):228ra38.
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  4. Selvaraj S, Ghebremichael M, Li M, Foli Y, Langs-Barlow A, Ogbuagu A, Barakat L, Tubridy E, Edifor R, Lam W, Cheng YC, Paintsil E. Antiretroviral Therapy-Induced Mitochondrial Toxicity: Potential Mechanisms Beyond Polymerase-? Inhibition. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2014 Mar 17.
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  5. Vaidya SA, Streeck H, Beckwith N, Ghebremichael M, Pereyra F, Kwon DS, Addo MM, Rychert J, Routy JP, Jessen H, Kelleher AD, Hecht F, Sekaly RP, Carrington M, Walker BD, Allen TM, Rosenberg ES, Altfeld M. Temporal effect of HLA-B*57 on viral control during primary HIV-1 infection. Retrovirology. 2013; 10(1):139.
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  6. Dandamudi UB, Ghebremichael M, Sosman JA, Clark JI, McDermott DF, Atkins MB, Dutcher JP, Urba WJ, Regan MM, Puzanov I, Crocenzi TS, Curti BD, Vaishampayan UN, Crosby NA, Margolin KA, Ernstoff MS. A Phase II Study of Bevacizumab and High-dose Interleukin-2 in Patients With Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Cytokine Working Group (CWG) Study. J Immunother. 2013 Nov-Dec; 36(9):490-5.
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  7. Fan X, Liu E, Freudenreich O, Copeland P, Hayden D, Ghebremichael M, Cohen B, Ongurmd D, Goff DC, Henderson DC. No effect of adjunctive, repeated-dose intranasal insulin treatment on psychopathology and cognition in patients with schizophrenia. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2013 Apr; 33(2):226-30.
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  8. Argiris A, Ghebremichael M, Gilbert J, Lee JW, Sachidanandam K, Kolesar JM, Burtness B, Forastiere AA. Phase III Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Docetaxel With or Without Gefitinib in Recurrent or Metastatic Head and Neck Cancer: An Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group Trial. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Apr 10; 31(11):1405-14.
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  9. Ghebremichael MS, Finkelman MD. The Effect of Premarital Sex on Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and High Risk Behaviors in Women. J AIDS HIV Res. 2013 Feb; 5(2):59-64.
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  10. Ghebremichael M, Habtzgi D, Paintsil E. Deciphering the epidemic synergy of herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) on human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection among women in sub-Saharan Africa. BMC Res Notes. 2012; 5:451.
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  11. Angin M, Kwon DS, Streeck H, Wen F, King M, Rezai A, Law K, Hongo TC, Pyo A, Piechocka-Trocha A, Toth I, Pereyra F, Ghebremichael M, Rodig SJ, Milner DA, Richter JM, Altfeld M, Kaufmann DE, Walker BD, Addo MM. Preserved function of regulatory T cells in chronic HIV-1 infection despite decreased numbers in blood and tissue. J Infect Dis. 2012 May 15; 205(10):1495-500.
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  12. Julg B, Poole D, Ghebremichael M, Castilla C, Altfeld M, Sunpath H, Murphy RA, Walker BD. Factors predicting discordant virological and immunological responses to antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1 clade C infected Zulu/Xhosa in South Africa. PLoS One. 2012; 7(2):e31161.
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  13. Ndlovu BG, Danaviah S, Moodley E, Ghebremichael M, Bland R, Viljoen J, Newell ML, Ndung'u T, Carr WH. Use of dried blood spots for the determination of genetic variation of interleukin-10, killer immunoglobulin-like receptor and HLA class I genes. Tissue Antigens. 2012 Feb; 79(2):114-22.
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  14. Ranasinghe S, Flanders M, Cutler S, Soghoian DZ, Ghebremichael M, Davis I, Lindqvist M, Pereyra F, Walker BD, Heckerman D, Streeck H. HIV-specific CD4 T cell responses to different viral proteins have discordant associations with viral load and clinical outcome. J Virol. 2012 Jan; 86(1):277-83.
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  15. Sips M, Sciaranghella G, Diefenbach T, Dugast AS, Berger CT, Liu Q, Kwon D, Ghebremichael M, Estes JD, Carrington M, Martin JN, Deeks SG, Hunt PW, Alter G. Altered distribution of mucosal NK cells during HIV infection. Mucosal Immunol. 2012 Jan; 5(1):30-40.
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  16. Luteijn R, Sciaranghella G, van Lunzen J, Nolting A, Dugast AS, Ghebremichael MS, Altfeld M, Alter G. Early viral replication in lymph nodes provides HIV with a means by which to escape NK-cell-mediated control. Eur J Immunol. 2011 Sep; 41(9):2729-40.
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  17. Kallem S, Renner L, Ghebremichael M, Paintsil E. Prevalence and pattern of disclosure of HIV status in HIV-infected children in Ghana. AIDS Behav. 2011 Aug; 15(6):1121-7.
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  18. Berger CT, Frahm N, Price DA, Mothe B, Ghebremichael M, Hartman KL, Henry LM, Brenchley JM, Ruff LE, Venturi V, Pereyra F, Sidney J, Sette A, Douek DC, Walker BD, Kaufmann DE, Brander C. High-functional-avidity cytotoxic T lymphocyte responses to HLA-B-restricted Gag-derived epitopes associated with relative HIV control. J Virol. 2011 Sep; 85(18):9334-45.
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  19. Dugast AS, Tonelli A, Berger CT, Ackerman ME, Sciaranghella G, Liu Q, Sips M, Toth I, Piechocka-Trocha A, Ghebremichael M, Alter G. Decreased Fc receptor expression on innate immune cells is associated with impaired antibody-mediated cellular phagocytic activity in chronically HIV-1 infected individuals. Virology. 2011 Jul 5; 415(2):160-7.
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  20. Matthews LT, Giddy J, Ghebremichael M, Hampton J, Guarino AJ, Ewusi A, Carver E, Axten K, Geary MC, Gandhi RT, Bangsberg DR. A risk-factor guided approach to reducing lactic acidosis and hyperlactatemia in patients on antiretroviral therapy. PLoS One. 2011; 6(4):e18736.
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  21. Santosuosso M, Righi E, Hill ED, Leblanc PR, Kodish B, Mylvaganam HN, Siddappa NB, Stevceva L, Hu SL, Ghebremichael M, Chenine AL, Hovav AH, Ruprecht RM, Poznansky MC. R5-SHIV induces multiple defects in T cell function during early infection of rhesus macaques including accumulation of T reg cells in lymph nodes. PLoS One. 2011; 6(4):e18465.
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  22. Richer J, Ghebremichael MS, Chudley AE, Robinson WM, Wilfond BS, Solomon MZ. Research use of leftover newborn bloodspots: attitudes of Canadian geneticists regarding storage and informed consent requirements. Genet Med. 2011 Apr; 13(4):305-13.
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  23. Argiris A, Ghebremichael M, Burtness B, Axelrod RS, Deconti RC, Forastiere AA. A phase 2 trial of bortezomib followed by the addition of doxorubicin at progression in patients with recurrent or metastatic adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck: a trial of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (E1303). Cancer. 2011 Aug 1; 117(15):3374-82.
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  24. Alter G, Jost S, Rihn S, Reyor LL, Nolan BE, Ghebremichael M, Bosch R, Altfeld M, Lauer GM. Reduced frequencies of NKp30+NKp46+, CD161+, and NKG2D+ NK cells in acute HCV infection may predict viral clearance. J Hepatol. 2011 Aug; 55(2):278-88.
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  25. Genega EM, Ghebremichael M, Najarian R, Fu Y, Wang Y, Argani P, Grisanzio C, Signoretti S. Carbonic anhydrase IX expression in renal neoplasms: correlation with tumor type and grade. Am J Clin Pathol. 2010 Dec; 134(6):873-9.
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  26. Paintsil E, Dutschman GE, Hu R, Grill SP, Wang CJ, Lam W, Li FY, Ghebremichael M, Northrup V, Cheng YC. Determinants of individual variation in intracellular accumulation of anti-HIV nucleoside analog metabolites. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Feb; 55(2):895-903.
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  27. Cho DC, Cohen MB, Panka DJ, Collins M, Ghebremichael M, Atkins MB, Signoretti S, Mier JW. The efficacy of the novel dual PI3-kinase/mTOR inhibitor NVP-BEZ235 compared with rapamycin in renal cell carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2010 Jul 15; 16(14):3628-38.
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  28. Wong AH, Williams K, Reddy S, Wilson D, Giddy J, Alter G, Ghebremichael M, Carrington MN, Ndung'u T, Walker BD, Altfeld M, Carr WH. Alterations in natural killer cell receptor profiles during HIV type 1 disease progression among chronically infected South African adults. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2010 Apr; 26(4):459-69.
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  29. Rosenblatt J, Wu Z, Vasir B, Zarwan C, Stone R, Mills H, Friedman T, Konstantinopoulos PA, Spentzos D, Ghebremichael M, Stevenson K, Neuberg D, Levine JD, Joyce R, Tzachanis D, Boussiotis V, Kufe D, Avigan D. Generation of tumor-specific T lymphocytes using dendritic cell/tumor fusions and anti-CD3/CD28. J Immunother. 2010 Feb-Mar; 33(2):155-66.
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  30. Argiris A, Buchanan A, Brockstein B, Kolesar J, Ghebremichael M, Pins M, Hahn K, Axelrod R, Forastiere A. Docetaxel and irinotecan in recurrent or metastatic head and neck cancer: a phase 2 trial of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group. Cancer. 2009 Oct 1; 115(19):4504-13.
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  31. Ghebremichael M, Larsen U, Paintsil E. Association of age at first sex with HIV-1, HSV-2, and other sexual transmitted infections among women in northern Tanzania. Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Sep; 36(9):570-6.
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  32. Ghebremichael M, Paintsil E. High risk behaviors and sexually transmitted infections among men in Tanzania. AIDS Behav. 2011 Jul; 15(5):1026-32.
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  33. Ghebremichael M, Paintsil E, Ickovics JR, Vlahov D, Schuman P, Boland R, Schoenbaum E, Moore J, Zhang H. Longitudinal association of alcohol use with HIV disease progression and psychological health of women with HIV. AIDS Care. 2009 Jul; 21(7):834-41.
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  34. Sabbisetti V, Di Napoli A, Seeley A, Amato AM, O'Regan E, Ghebremichael M, Loda M, Signoretti S. p63 promotes cell survival through fatty acid synthase. PLoS One. 2009; 4(6):e5877.
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  35. Ghebremichael M, Paintsil E, Larsen U. Alcohol abuse, sexual risk behaviors, and sexually transmitted infections in women in Moshi urban district, northern Tanzania. Sex Transm Dis. 2009 Feb; 36(2):102-7.
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  36. Paintsil E, Ghebremichael M, Romano S, Andiman WA. Absolute CD4+ T-lymphocyte count as a surrogate marker of pediatric human immunodeficiency virus disease progression. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2008 Jul; 27(7):629-35.
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  37. Ghebremichael M. Nonparametric estimation of mean residual functions. Lifetime Data Anal. 2009 Mar; 15(1):107-19.
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  38. Sikkema KJ, Wilson PA, Hansen NB, Kochman A, Neufeld S, Ghebremichael MS, Kershaw T. Effects of a coping intervention on transmission risk behavior among people living with HIV/AIDS and a history of childhood sexual abuse. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2008 Apr 1; 47(4):506-13.
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  39. Manrique M, Micewicz E, Kozlowski PA, Wang SW, Aurora D, Wilson RL, Ghebremichael M, Mazzara G, Montefiori D, Carville A, Mansfield KG, Aldovini A. DNA-MVA vaccine protection after X4 SHIV challenge in macaques correlates with day-of-challenge antiviral CD4+ cell-mediated immunity levels and postchallenge preservation of CD4+ T cell memory. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2008 Mar; 24(3):505-19.
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  40. Lin H, Katsovich L, Ghebremichael M, Findley DB, Grantz H, Lombroso PJ, King RA, Zhang H, Leckman JF. Psychosocial stress predicts future symptom severities in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome and/or obsessive-compulsive disorder. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2007 Feb; 48(2):157-66.
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  41. Kawikova I, Leckman JF, Kronig H, Katsovich L, Bessen DE, Ghebremichael M, Bothwell AL. Decreased numbers of regulatory T cells suggest impaired immune tolerance in children with tourette syndrome: a preliminary study. Biol Psychiatry. 2007 Feb 1; 61(3):273-8.
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  42. Hansen NB, Tarakeshwar N, Ghebremichael M, Zhang H, Kochman A, Sikkema KJ. Longitudinal effects of coping on outcome in a randomized controlled trial of a group intervention for HIV-positive adults with AIDS-related bereavement. Death Stud. 2006 Sep; 30(7):609-36.
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  43. Sikkema KJ, Hansen NB, Ghebremichael M, Kochman A, Tarakeshwar N, Meade CS, Zhang H. A randomized controlled trial of a coping group intervention for adults with HIV who are AIDS bereaved: longitudinal effects on grief. Health Psychol. 2006 Sep; 25(5):563-70.
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  44. Ghebremichael M, Hansen N, Zhang H, Sikkema K. The dose-effect of a group intervention for bereaved HIV-positive individuals. Group Dynamics: Theory Res Pract. 2006; 10(3):167-180.
  45. Rojo J., Ghebremichael M. Estimation of ordered bivariate mean residual life functions. Journal of Multivariate Analysis. 2006; 97:431-454.
  46. Ghebremichael, M. Estimation of ordered bivariate mean residual functions: Ph.D. Thesis, Rice University, Houston, Texas. 2005.
  47. D Naicker, B Julg, C McClurg, M Ghebremichael, F Porichis, J Zupkosky, M Jaggernath, M Mokgoro, P Goulder, B Walker, D Kaufmann, and T Ndung'u. Association of interleukin-10 promoter genetic variants with T-cell and B-cell activation in HIV-1 infection, Retrovirology. 2012; 9(Suppl 2): P168.
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