Edith Janssen, PhD

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-803-1055

Fax 513-636-5355

Email edith.janssen@cchmc.org

MS: Utrecht University, The Netherlands, 1995.

PhD: Utrecht University, The Netherlands, 1999.

Hennies CM, Reboulet RA, Garcia Z, Nierkens S, Wolkers MC, Janssen EM. Selective expansion of merocytic dendritic cells and CD8DCs confers anti-tumour effect of Fms-like tyrosine kinase 3-ligand treatment in vivoClin Exp Immunol. 2011 Jan 14.

Reboulet RA, Hennies CM, Garcia Z, Nierkens S, Janssen EM. Prolonged antigen storage endows merocytic dendritic cells with enhanced capacity to prime anti-tumor responses in tumor-bearing miceJ Immunol. 2010 Sep 15;185(6):3337-47.

Katz JD, Ondr JK, Opoka RJ, Garcia Z, Janssen EM. Cutting edge: merocytic dendritic cells break T cell tolerance to beta cell antigens in nonobese diabetic mouse diabetes. J Immunol. 2010 Aug 15;185(4):1999-2003.

Janssen EM, Lemmens EE, Gour N, Reboulet RA, Green DR, Schoenberger SP, Pinkoski MJ. Distinct roles of cytolytic effector molecules for antigen-restricted killing by CTL in vivoImmunol Cell Biol. 2010 Oct;88(7):761-5.

Krebs P, Barnes MJ, Lampe K, Whitley K, Bahjat KS, Beutler B, Janssen E, Hoebe K. NK-cell-mediated killing of target cells triggers robust antigen-specific T-cell-mediated and humoral responses. Blood. 2009 Jun 25;113(26):6593-602.

Kim-Saijo M, Janssen EM, Sugie K. CD4 cell-secreted, posttranslationally modified cytokine GIF suppresses Th2 responses by inhibiting the initiation of IL-4 production. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Dec 9;105(49):19402-7.  

Hildeman D, Janssen E. IFN-gamma and self-absorbed CD4+ T cells: a regulatory double negativeNat Immunol. 2008 Nov;9(11):1210-2.

Benedict CA, Loewendorf A, Garcia Z, Blazar BR, Janssen EM. Dendritic cell programming by cytomegalovirus stunts naïve T cell responses via the PD-L1/PD-1 pathway. J Immunol. 2008 180:4836-4847.

Mothé B, Stewart B, Oseroff C, Bui H, Stogiera S, Garcia Z, Dow C, Rodriguez-Carreno M, Kotturi M, Pasquetto V, Botten J, Crotty S, Janssen E, Buchmeier M, Sette A . Chronic LCMV infection actively down regulates CD4+ T-cell responses directed against a broad range of epitopes. J Immunol. 2007 179:1058-1067.

Benedict CA, Janssen EM. Immunosuppression, learning from the masters. ERCI. 2007 3:659-662P.