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Stephanie Rachel Jost, Ph.D.

TitleInstructor in Medicine
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressRagon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard
# 954
400 Technology Square
Cambridge MA 02139

 awards and honors
1996 - Givaudan-Roure award in physics and chemistry
2003 - Arditi award
2008 - 2009Prospective Researcher Fellowship, Swiss National Science Foundation
2009 - 2010Postdoctoral fellowship award from the MGH ECOR Fund for Medical Discovery

 selected publications
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  1. Jost S, Moreno-Nieves UY, Garcia-Beltran WF, Rands K, Reardon J, Toth I, Piechocka-Trocha A, Altfeld M, Addo MM. Dysregulated Tim-3 expression on natural killer cells is associated with increased Galectin-9 levels in HIV-1 infection. Retrovirology. 2013; 10(1):74.
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  2. Jost S, Altfeld M. Control of human viral infections by natural killer cells. Annu Rev Immunol. 2013 Mar 21; 31:163-94.
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  3. Jost S, Altfeld M, Chang JJ. Harnessing innate and adaptive immunity for viral vaccine design. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2012 Jul; 11(7):775-7.
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  4. Jost S, Altfeld M. Evasion from NK cell-mediated immune responses by HIV-1. Microbes Infect. 2012 Sep; 14(11):904-15.
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  5. Jost S, Quillay H, Reardon J, Peterson E, Simmons RP, Parry BA, Bryant NN, Binder WD, Altfeld M. Changes in cytokine levels and NK cell activation associated with influenza. PLoS One. 2011; 6(9):e25060.
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  6. Jost S, Reardon J, Peterson E, Poole D, Bosch R, Alter G, Altfeld M. Expansion of 2B4+ natural killer (NK) cells and decrease in NKp46+ NK cells in response to influenza. Immunology. 2011 Apr; 132(4):516-26.
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  7. Ackerman ME, Moldt B, Wyatt RT, Dugast AS, McAndrew E, Tsoukas S, Jost S, Berger CT, Sciaranghella G, Liu Q, Irvine DJ, Burton DR, Alter G. A robust, high-throughput assay to determine the phagocytic activity of clinical antibody samples. J Immunol Methods. 2011 Mar 7; 366(1-2):8-19.
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  8. Alter G*, Jost S*, Rihn S, Reyor LL, Nolan BE, Ghebremichael M, Bosch R, Altfeld M, Lauer GM. *co-first authors. Reduced frequencies of NKp30+NKp46+, CD161+ and NKG2D+ NK cells in acute HCV infection may predict viral clearance. J Hepatol. . 2010.
  9. Nolting A, Dugast AS, Rihn S, Luteijn R, Carrington MF, Kane K, Jost S, Toth I, Nagami E, Faetkenheuer G, Hartmann P, Altfeld M, Alter G. MHC class I chain-related protein A shedding in chronic HIV-1 infection is associated with profound NK cell dysfunction. Virology. 2010 Oct 10; 406(1):12-20.
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  10. Turelli P, Liagre-Quazzola A, Mangeat B, Verp S, Jost S, Trono D. APOBEC3-independent interferon-induced viral clearance in hepatitis B virus transgenic mice. J Virol. 2008 Jul; 82(13):6585-90.
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  11. Jost S, Turelli P, Mangeat B, Protzer U, Trono D. Induction of antiviral cytidine deaminases does not explain the inhibition of hepatitis B virus replication by interferons. J Virol. 2007 Oct; 81(19):10588-96.
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  12. Yerly S, Jost S, Monnat M, Telenti A, Cavassini M, Chave JP, Kaiser L, Burgisser P, Perrin L. HIV-1 co/super-infection in intravenous drug users. AIDS. 2004 Jul 2; 18(10):1413-21.
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  13. Yerly S, Jost S, Telenti A, Flepp M, Kaiser L, Chave JP, Vernazza P, Battegay M, Furrer H, Chanzy B, Burgisser P, Rickenbach M, Gebhardt M, Bernard MC, Perneger T, Hirschel B, Perrin L. Infrequent transmission of HIV-1 drug-resistant variants. Antivir Ther. 2004 Jun; 9(3):375-84.
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  14. Turelli P*, Jost S*, Mangeat B, Trono D. *co-first authors. Response to Comment on "Inhibition of Hepatitis B Virus Replication by APOBEC3G". Science. 305(5689):1403b . 2004.
  15. Turelli P*, Mangeat B*, Jost S*, Vianin S, Trono D. *co-first authors. Inhibition of hepatitis B virus replication by APOBEC3G. Science. Mar 19; 303(5665):1829. 2004.
  16. Jost S, Bernard MC, Kaiser L, Yerly S, Hirschel B, Samri A, Autran B, Goh LE, Perrin L. A patient with HIV-1 superinfection. N Engl J Med. 2002 Sep 5; 347(10):731-6.
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