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Seema N. Desai

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionRush University, Rush Medical College
DepartmentMicrobial Pathogens and Immunity
Address1735 W. Harrison Street
Chicago IL 60612
Phone312-942-9292
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    My Scopus ID is 35329566500.
    My NIH COMMONS name is DSEEMA.

    Research Areas:
    HIV/AIDS pathogenesis, aging and alcohol research.

    My Faculty Profile at Rush University Medical Center:
    https://www.rushu.rush.edu/faculty/seema-n-desai-phd

    My NCBI Bibliography:
    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Seema+Desai

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    https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=35329566500


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    1. French AL, Martin JW, Evans CT, Peters M, Kessaye SG, Nowicki M, Kuniholm M, Golub E, Augenbraun M, Desai SN. Macrophage Activation and the Tumor Necrosis Factor Cascade in Hepatitis C Disease Progression Among HIV-Infected Women Participating in the Women's Interagency HIV Study. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Dec 01; 76(4):438-444. PMID: 29077674.
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    2. Desai SN, Landay AL. HIV and aging: role of the microbiome. Curr Opin HIV AIDS. 2017 10 14. PMID: 29035948.
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    3. Desai SN, Dodge JL, Landay AL, Glesby MJ, Latham PS, Villacres MC, French AL, Gange SJ, Greenblatt RM, Peters MG. Hepatic fibrosis and immune phenotype vary by HCV viremia in HCV/HIV co-infected subjects: A Women's interagency HIV study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Aug; 95(33):e4483. PMID: 27537569.
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    4. Desai SS, Tung JC, Zhou VX, Grenert JP, Malato Y, Rezvani M, Español-Suñer R, Willenbring H, Weaver VM, Chang TT. Physiological ranges of matrix rigidity modulate primary mouse hepatocyte function in part through hepatocyte nuclear factor 4 alpha. Hepatology. 2016 Jul; 64(1):261-75. PMID: 26755329.
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    5. Norris PJ, Zhang J, Worlock A, Nair SV, Anastos K, Minkoff HL, Villacres MC, Young M, Greenblatt RM, Desai S, Landay AL, Gange SJ, Nugent CT, Golub ET, Keating SM. Systemic Cytokine Levels Do Not Predict CD4(+) T-Cell Recovery After Suppressive Combination Antiretroviral Therapy in Chronic Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jan; 3(1):ofw025. PMID: 26966697; PMCID: PMC4782066.
    6. Lang Kuhs KA, Kuniholm MH, Pfeiffer RM, Chen S, Desai S, Edlin BR, Peters MG, Plankey M, Sharp GB, Strickler HD, Villacres MC, Quinn TC, Gange SJ, Prokunina-Olsson L, Greenblatt RM, O'Brien TR. Interferon Lambda 4 Genotype Is Not Associated with Recurrence of Oral or Genital Herpes. PLoS One. 2015; 10(10):e0138827. PMID: 26431156; PMCID: PMC4592222.
    7. Black KA, Lin BF, Wonder EA, Desai SS, Chung EJ, Ulery BD, Katari RS, Tirrell MV. Biocompatibility and characterization of a peptide amphiphile hydrogel for applications in peripheral nerve regeneration. Tissue Eng Part A. 2015 Apr; 21(7-8):1333-42. PMID: 25626921; PMCID: PMC4394881.
    8. Karim R, Mack WJ, Kono N, Tien PC, Anastos K, Lazar J, Young M, Desai S, Golub ET, Kaplan RC, Hodis HN, Kovacs A. T-cell activation, both pre- and post-HAART levels, correlates with carotid artery stiffness over 6.5 years among HIV-infected women in the WIHS. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Nov 01; 67(3):349-56. PMID: 25314253; PMCID: PMC4197806.
    9. Landay A, Golub ET, Desai S, Zhang J, Winkelman V, Anastos K, Durkin H, Young M, Villacres MC, Greenblatt RM, Norris PJ, Busch MP. HIV RNA levels in plasma and cervical-vaginal lavage fluid in elite controllers and HAART recipients. AIDS. 2014 Mar 13; 28(5):739-43. PMID: 24326356; PMCID: PMC4160049.
    10. Strickler HD, Martinson J, Desai S, Xie X, Burk RD, Anastos K, Massad LS, Minkoff H, Xue X, D'Souza G, Levine AM, Colie C, Watts DH, Palefsky JM, Landay A. The relation of plasmacytoid dendritic cells (pDCs) and regulatory T-cells (Tregs) with HPV persistence in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women. Viral Immunol. 2014 Feb; 27(1):20-5. PMID: 24494969; PMCID: PMC3920755.
    11. Aka PV, Kuniholm MH, Pfeiffer RM, Wang AS, Tang W, Chen S, Astemborski J, Plankey M, Villacres MC, Peters MG, Desai S, Seaberg EC, Edlin BR, Strickler HD, Thomas DL, Prokunina-Olsson L, Sharp GB, O'Brien TR. Association of the IFNL4-?G Allele With Impaired Spontaneous Clearance of Hepatitis C Virus. J Infect Dis. 2014 Feb 01; 209(3):350-4. PMID: 23956438; PMCID: PMC3883162.
    12. Stapleton JT, Martinson JA, Klinzman D, Xiang J, Desai SN, Landay A. GB virus C infection and B-cell, natural killer cell, and monocyte activation markers in HIV-infected individuals. AIDS. 2013 Jul 17; 27(11):1829-32. PMID: 23807277; PMCID: PMC4539006.
    13. French AL, Evans CT, Agniel DM, Cohen MH, Peters M, Landay AL, Desai SN. Microbial translocation and liver disease progression in women coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C virus. J Infect Dis. 2013 Aug 15; 208(4):679-89. PMID: 23687224; PMCID: PMC3719907.
    14. Stapleton JT, Chaloner K, Martenson JA, Zhang J, Klinzman D, Xiang J, Sauter W, Desai SN, Landay A. GB virus C infection is associated with altered lymphocyte subset distribution and reduced T cell activation and proliferation in HIV-infected individuals. PLoS One. 2012; 7(11):e50563. PMID: 23209780; PMCID: PMC3510065.
    15. Keating SM, Golub ET, Nowicki M, Young M, Anastos K, Crystal H, Cohen MH, Zhang J, Greenblatt RM, Desai S, Wu S, Landay AL, Gange SJ, Norris PJ. The effect of HIV infection and HAART on inflammatory biomarkers in a population-based cohort of women. AIDS. 2011 Sep 24; 25(15):1823-32. PMID: 21572306; PMCID: PMC3314300.
    16. Ronquillo RE, Desai SN, Norris PJ, Golub ET, Greenblatt RM, Gange SJ, Landay AL. Elevated caspase-3 expression and T-cell activation in elite suppressors. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2010 May 01; 54(1):110-1. PMID: 20418727; PMCID: PMC3228601.
    17. Desai S, Landay A. Early immune senescence in HIV disease. Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2010 Feb; 7(1):4-10. PMID: 20425052; PMCID: PMC3739442.
    18. Martinson JA, Montoya CJ, Usuga X, Ronquillo R, Landay AL, Desai SN. Chloroquine modulates HIV-1-induced plasmacytoid dendritic cell alpha interferon: implication for T-cell activation. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010 Feb; 54(2):871-81. PMID: 19949061; PMCID: PMC2812138.
    19. Desai S, Chaparro A, Liu H, Haslett P, Arheart K, Scott G, Pahwa R, Pahwa S. Impaired CCR7 expression on plasmacytoid dendritic cells of HIV-infected children and adolescents with immunologic and virologic failure. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2007 Aug 15; 45(5):501-7. PMID: 17468665.
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    20. Ida JA, Shrestha N, Desai S, Pahwa S, Hanekom WA, Haslett PA. A whole blood assay to assess peripheral blood dendritic cell function in response to Toll-like receptor stimulation. J Immunol Methods. 2006 Mar 20; 310(1-2):86-99. PMID: 16455104.
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