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Lifei Hou, Ph.D.


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  1. Hou L, Voit RA, Shibamura-Fujiogi M, Koutsogiannaki S, Li Y, Chen Y, Luo HR, Sankaran VG, Yuki K. CD11c regulates neutrophil maturation. Blood Adv. 2022 Oct 28. PMID: 36306384.
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  2. Leng F, Zhang W, Ramirez RN, Leon J, Zhong Y, Hou L, Yuki K, van der Veeken J, Rudensky AY, Benoist C, Hur S. The transcription factor FoxP3 can fold into two dimerization states with divergent implications for regulatory T cell function and immune homeostasis. Immunity. 2022 08 09; 55(8):1354-1369.e8. PMID: 35926508.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Cells
  3. Hou L, Yuki K. CCR6 and CXCR6 Identify the Th17 Cells With Cytotoxicity in Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis. Front Immunol. 2022; 13:819224. PMID: 35178050; PMCID: PMC8844514.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  4. Shibamura-Fujiogi M, Yuki K, Hou L. Cathepsin L regulates pathogenicCD4 T cells in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Int Immunopharmacol. 2021 Apr; 93:107425. PMID: 33540247.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  5. Hou L, Voit RA, Sankaran VG, Springer TA, Yuki K. CD11c regulates hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells under stress. Blood Adv. 2020 12 22; 4(24):6086-6097. PMID: 33351105; PMCID: PMC7757003.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  6. Hou L, Yuki K. SerpinB1 expression in Th17 cells depends on hypoxia-inducible factor 1-alpha. Int Immunopharmacol. 2020 Oct; 87:106826. PMID: 32717567.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  7. Yuki K, Hou L. Role of ß2 Integrins in Neutrophils and Sepsis. Infect Immun. 2020 05 20; 88(6). PMID: 32205406.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  8. Hou L, Rao DA, Yuki K, Cooley J, Henderson LA, Jonsson AH, Kaiserman D, Gorman MP, Nigrovic PA, Bird PI, Becher B, Remold-O'Donnell E. SerpinB1 controls encephalitogenic T helper cells in neuroinflammation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 10 08; 116(41):20635-20643. PMID: 31548399; PMCID: PMC6789640.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  9. Hou L, Huang H. Immune suppressive properties of artemisinin family drugs. Pharmacol Ther. 2016 10; 166:123-7. PMID: 27411673; PMCID: PMC5035609.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  10. El Ouaamari A, Dirice E, Gedeon N, Hu J, Zhou JY, Shirakawa J, Hou L, Goodman J, Karampelias C, Qiang G, Boucher J, Martinez R, Gritsenko MA, De Jesus DF, Kahraman S, Bhatt S, Smith RD, Beer HD, Jungtrakoon P, Gong Y, Goldfine AB, Liew CW, Doria A, Andersson O, Qian WJ, Remold-O'Donnell E, Kulkarni RN. SerpinB1 Promotes Pancreatic ß Cell Proliferation. Cell Metab. 2016 Jan 12; 23(1):194-205. PMID: 26701651; PMCID: PMC4715773.
    Citations: 99     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  11. Hou L, Cooley J, Swanson R, Ong PC, Pike RN, Bogyo M, Olson ST, Remold-O'Donnell E. The protease cathepsin L regulates Th17 cell differentiation. J Autoimmun. 2015 Dec; 65:56-63. PMID: 26343333; PMCID: PMC4679515.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  12. Liang Y, Jie Z, Hou L, Yi P, Wang W, Kwota Z, Salvato M, de Waal Malefyt R, Soong L, Sun J. IL-33 promotes innate IFN-? production and modulates dendritic cell response in LCMV-induced hepatitis in mice. Eur J Immunol. 2015 Nov; 45(11):3052-63. PMID: 26249267; PMCID: PMC4813322.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  13. Shi C, Li H, Yang Y, Hou L. Anti-inflammatory and immunoregulatory functions of artemisinin and its derivatives. Mediators Inflamm. 2015; 2015:435713. PMID: 25960615; PMCID: PMC4415672.
    Citations: 35     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  14. Hou L, Wang T, Sun J. ?d T cells in infection and autoimmunity. Int Immunopharmacol. 2015 Oct; 28(2):887-91. PMID: 25864620.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  15. Hou L, Block KE, Huang H. Artesunate abolishes germinal center B cells and inhibits autoimmune arthritis. PLoS One. 2014; 9(8):e104762. PMID: 25116436.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  16. Hou L, Jie Z, Liang Y, Desai M, Soong L, Sun J. Type 1 interferon-induced IL-7 maintains CD8+ T-cell responses and homeostasis by suppressing PD-1 expression in viral hepatitis. Cell Mol Immunol. 2015 Mar; 12(2):213-21. PMID: 25027969.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  17. Jie Z, Liang Y, Hou L, Dong C, Iwakura Y, Soong L, Cong Y, Sun J. Intrahepatic innate lymphoid cells secrete IL-17A and IL-17F that are crucial for T cell priming in viral infection. J Immunol. 2014 Apr 01; 192(7):3289-300. PMID: 24600029; PMCID: PMC3967589.
    Citations: 24     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  18. Zhao P, Hou L, Farley K, Sundrud MS, Remold-O'Donnell E. SerpinB1 regulates homeostatic expansion of IL-17+ ?d and CD4+ Th17 cells. J Leukoc Biol. 2014 Mar; 95(3):521-30. PMID: 24249741.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  19. Liang Y, Jie Z, Hou L, Aguilar-Valenzuela R, Vu D, Soong L, Sun J. IL-33 induces nuocytes and modulates liver injury in viral hepatitis. J Immunol. 2013 Jun 01; 190(11):5666-75. PMID: 23630360; PMCID: PMC3660413.
    Citations: 42     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  20. Wan CP, Gao LX, Hou LF, Yang XQ, He PL, Yang YF, Tang W, Yue JM, Li J, Zuo JP. Astragaloside II triggers T cell activation through regulation of CD45 protein tyrosine phosphatase activity. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2013 Apr; 34(4):522-30. PMID: 23524573.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  21. Hou L, Jie Z, Desai M, Liang Y, Soong L, Wang T, Sun J. Early IL-17 production by intrahepatic T cells is important for adaptive immune responses in viral hepatitis. J Immunol. 2013 Jan 15; 190(2):621-9. PMID: 23233727; PMCID: PMC3538895.
    Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  22. Hou LF, He SJ, Li X, Wan CP, Yang Y, Zhang XH, He PL, Zhou Y, Zhu FH, Yang YF, Li Y, Tang W, Zuo JP. SM934 treated lupus-prone NZB × NZW F1 mice by enhancing macrophage interleukin-10 production and suppressing pathogenic T cell development. PLoS One. 2012; 7(2):e32424. PMID: 22389703.
    Citations: 27     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  23. Hou LF, He SJ, Li X, Yang Y, He PL, Zhou Y, Zhu FH, Yang YF, Li Y, Tang W, Zuo JP. Oral administration of artemisinin analog SM934 ameliorates lupus syndromes in MRL/lpr mice by inhibiting Th1 and Th17 cell responses. Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Aug; 63(8):2445-55. PMID: 21484768.
    Citations: 49     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  24. Yan J, Jie Z, Hou L, Wanderley JL, Soong L, Gupta S, Qiu S, Chan T, Sun J. Parenchymal expression of CD40 exacerbates adenovirus-induced hepatitis in mice. Hepatology. 2011 May; 53(5):1455-67. PMID: 21360722.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  25. Ni J, Zhu YN, Zhong XG, Ding Y, Hou LF, Tong XK, Tang W, Ono S, Yang YF, Zuo JP. The chemokine receptor antagonist, TAK-779, decreased experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis by reducing inflammatory cell migration into the central nervous system, without affecting T cell function. Br J Pharmacol. 2009 Dec; 158(8):2046-56. PMID: 20050195.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  26. Wang JX, Hou LF, Yang Y, Tang W, Li Y, Zuo JP. SM905, an artemisinin derivative, inhibited NO and pro-inflammatory cytokine production by suppressing MAPK and NF-kappaB pathways in RAW 264.7 macrophages. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2009 Oct; 30(10):1428-35. PMID: 19801997.
    Citations: 28     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  27. Hou LF, He SJ, Wang JX, Yang Y, Zhu FH, Zhou Y, He PL, Zhang Y, Yang YF, Li Y, Tang W, Zuo JP. SM934, a water-soluble derivative of arteminisin, exerts immunosuppressive functions in vitro and in vivo. Int Immunopharmacol. 2009 Dec; 9(13-14):1509-17. PMID: 19772931.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCellsPHPublic Health
  28. Chen HJ, Wang WL, Wang GF, Shi LP, Gu M, Ren YD, Hou LF, He PL, Zhu FH, Zhong XG, Tang W, Zuo JP, Nan FJ. Rational design and synthesis of 2,2-bisheterocycle tandem derivatives as non-nucleoside hepatitis B virus inhibitors. ChemMedChem. 2008 Sep; 3(9):1316-21. PMID: 18663717.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Cells
  29. Wan J, Zhu YN, Feng JQ, Chen HJ, Zhang RJ, Ni J, Chen ZH, Hou LF, Liu QF, Zhang J, Yang L, Tang W, Yang YF, Nan FJ, Zhao WM, Zuo JP. Periplocoside A, a pregnane glycoside from Periploca sepium Bge, prevents concanavalin A-induced mice hepatitis through inhibiting NKT-derived inflammatory cytokine productions. Int Immunopharmacol. 2008 Sep; 8(9):1248-56. PMID: 18602071.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  30. Wang JX, Tang W, Yang ZS, Wan J, Shi LP, Zhang Y, Zhou R, Ni J, Hou LF, Zhou Y, He PL, Yang YF, Li Y, Zuo JP. Suppressive effect of a novel water-soluble artemisinin derivative SM905 on T cell activation and proliferation in vitro and in vivo. Eur J Pharmacol. 2007 Jun 14; 564(1-3):211-8. PMID: 17349993.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  31. Hou LF, Dai Y, Xia YF, Gong ZN. Alleviation of picryl chloride-induced delayed type hypersensitivity reaction by saponin fraction of Gleditsia sinensis. Biol Pharm Bull. 2006 May; 29(5):1056-9. PMID: 16651747.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  32. Dai Y, Hou LF, Chan YP, Cheng L, But PP. Inhibition of immediate allergic reactions by ethanol extract from Plumbago zeylanica stems. Biol Pharm Bull. 2004 Mar; 27(3):429-32. PMID: 14993817.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
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