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Katherine Knight
Ph.D.
  • Professor
  • Co-Director, Infectious Disease and Immunology Institute
  • Department Chairperson, Microbiology and Immunology
  • Microbiology and Immunology
Publications

Chemokine-Mediated B Cell Trafficking during Early Rabbit GALT DevelopmentZhai,S. K.; Volgina,V. V.; Sethupathi,P.; Knight,K. L.; Lanning,D. K.Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950) 2014 ; ( ):

Protection from Intestinal Inflammation by Bacterial ExopolysaccharidesJones,S. E.; Paynich,M. L.; Kearns,D. B.; Knight,K. L.Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950) 2014 ; ( ):

Spore Formation and Toxin Production in Clostridium difficile BiofilmsSemenyuk,E. G.; Laning,M. L.; Foley,J.; Johnston,P. F.; Knight,K. L.; Gerding,D. N.; Driks,A.PLoS ONE 2014 ;9(1):e87757

Generation of rabbit monoclonal antibodiesYam,P. C.; Knight,K. L.Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) 2014 ;1131( ):71-79

Protection from Clostridium difficile infection in CD4 T Cell- and polymeric immunoglobulin receptor-deficient miceJohnston,P. F.; Gerding,D. N.; Knight,K. L.INFECTION AND IMMUNITY 2014 ;82(2):522-531

Development of CD27 marginal zone B cells requires GALTYeramilli,V. A.; Knight,K. L.European journal of immunology 2013 ; ( ):

A potential role for B cells in suppressed immune responses in cord blood transplant recipientsBeaudette-Zlatanova,B. C.; Le,P. T.; Knight,K. L.; Zhang,S.; Zakrzewski,S.; Parthasarathy,M.; Stiff,P. J.Bone marrow transplantation 2013 ;48(1):85-93

Protection from Clostridium difficile infection in CD4 T cell and polymeric immunoglobulin receptor deficient miceJohnston,P. F.; Gerding,D. N.; Knight,K. L.INFECTION AND IMMUNITY 2013 ; ( ):

Bacillus subtilis-mediated protection from Citrobacter rodentium-associated enteric disease requires espH and functional flagella.Jones,S. E.; Knight,K. L.Infection & Immunity 2012 ;80(2):710-719

Adipocyte-derived soluble factor(s) inhibits early stages of B lymphopoiesisBilwani,F. A.; Knight,K. L.Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950) 2012 ;189(9):4379-4386

A human thymic epithelial cell culture system for the promotion of lymphopoiesis from hematopoietic stem cells.Beaudette-Zlatanova,B. C.; Knight,K. L.; Zhang,S.; Stiff,P. J.; Zuniga-Pflucker,J. C.; Le,P. T.Experimental hematology 2011 ;39(5):570-579

Somatically diversified and proliferating transitional B cells: implications for peripheral B cell homeostasis.Yeramilli,V. A.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Immunology 2011 ;186(11):6437-6444

In vitro requirement for periostin in B lymphopoiesis.Siewe,B. T.; Kalis,S. L.; Le,P. T.; Witte,P. L.; Choi,S.; Conway,S. J.; Druschitz,L.; Knight,K. L.Blood 2011 ;117(14):3770-3779

Mechanism for pre-B cell loss in VH-mutant rabbits.Robbins,G. R.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Immunology 2011 ;187(9):4714-4720

B cell development in GALT: role of bacterial superantigen-like molecules.Severson,K. M.; Mallozzi,M.; Driks,A.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Immunology 2010 ;184(12):6782-6789

A novel functional rabbit IL-7 isoform.Siewe,B. T.; Kalis,S. L.; Esteves,P. J.; Zhou,T.; Knight,K. L.Developmental & Comparative Immunology 2010 ;34(8):828-836

Requirement for BAFF and APRIL during B cell development in GALT.Yeramilli,V. A.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Immunology 2010 ;184(10):5527-5536

Roles of the Bacillus anthracis spore protein ExsK in exosporium maturation and germination.Severson,K. M.; Mallozzi,M.; Bozue,J.; Welkos,S. L.; Cote,C. K.; Knight,K. L.; Driks,A.Journal of Bacteriology 2009 ;191(24):7587-7596

B lymphocyte deficiency in IgH-transgenic rabbits.Jasper,P. J.; Rhee,K. J.; Kalis,S. L.; Sethupathi,P.; Yam,P. C.; Zhai,S. K.; Knight,K. L.European journal of immunology 2007 ;37(8):2290-2299

Ex vivo expansion of umbilical cord blood stem cells for transplantation: growing knowledge from the hematopoietic nicheHofmeister,C. C.; Zhang,J.; Knight,K. L.; Le,P.; Stiff,P. J.Bone marrow transplantation 2007 ;39(1):11-23

Suppression of B lymphopoiesis at a lymphoid progenitor stage in adult rabbits.Kalis,S. L.; Zhai,S. K.; Yam,P. C.; Witte,P. L.; Knight,K. L.International immunology 2007 ;19(6):801-811

B cell and antibody repertoire development in rabbits: the requirement of gut-associated lymphoid tissuesMage,R. G.; Lanning,D.; Knight,K. L.Developmental and comparative immunology 2006 ;30(1-2):137-153

Characterization of the T-cell receptor gamma locus and analysis of the variable gene segment expression in rabbit.Cho,K. S.; Zhai,S. K.; Esteves,P. J.; Knight,K. L.Immunogenetics 2005 ;57(5):352-363

Positive selection of the peripheral B cell repertoire in gut-associated lymphoid tissues.Rhee,K. J.; Jasper,P. J.; Sethupathi,P.; Shanmugam,M.; Lanning,D.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Experimental Medicine 2005 ;201(1):55-62

A negative regulatory element in the rabbit 3'IgH chromosomal region.Volgina,V.; Yam,P. C.; Knight,K. L.International immunology 2005 ;17(8):973-982

Bacterial-induced inflammation in germ-free rabbit appendix.Shanmugam,M.; Sethupathi,P.; Rhee,K. J.; Yong,S.; Knight,K. L.Inflammatory bowel diseases 2005 ;11(11):992-996

Intestinal bacteria and development of the B-lymphocyte repertoireLanning,D. K.; Rhee,K. J.; Knight,K. L.Trends in immunology 2005 ;26(8):419-425

Role of commensal bacteria in development of gut-associated lymphoid tissues and preimmune antibody repertoire.Rhee,K. J.; Sethupathi,P.; Driks,A.; Lanning,D. K.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Immunology 2004 ;172(2):1118-1124

Allelic variation at the VHa locus in natural populations of rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus, L.)Esteves,P. J.; Lanning,D.; Ferrand,N.; Knight,K. L.; Zhai,S. K.; van der Loo,W.Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950) 2004 ;172(2):1044-1053

Analysis of the 3' Cmu region of the rabbit Ig heavy chain locus.Lanning,D. K.; Zhai,S. K.; Knight,K. L.Gene 2003 ;309(2):135-144

B lymphocyte development in rabbit: progenitor B cells and waning of B lymphopoiesis.Jasper,P. J.; Zhai,S. K.; Kalis,S. L.; Kingzette,M.; Knight,K. L.Journal of Immunology 2003 ;171(12):6372-6380

Functional analysis of I alpha promoter regions of multiple IgA heavy chain genesSpieker-Polet,H.; Yam,P. C.; Knight,K. L.Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950) 2002 ;168(7):3360-3368

IgH haplotype exclusion in rabbitsLanning,D.; Jasper,P.; Knight,K.Seminars in immunology 2002 ;14(3):163-8; discussion 220-1