Stephanie Watkins, PhD

Surgery

Surgical Research
Microbiology and Immunology
Assistant Professor
Program Coordinator, Oncology Institute Education

Languages Spoken

English

Research

  • FOXO3-NF-kappaB RelA Protein Complexes Reduce Proinflammatory Cell Signaling and Function Thompson, M. G.; Larson, M.; Vidrine, A.; Barrios, K.; Navarro, F.; Meyers, K.; Simms, P.; Prajapati, K.; Chitsike, L.; Hellman, L. M.; Baker, B. M.; Watkins, S. K., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)
  • Survey of viral populations within Lake Michigan nearshore waters at four Chicago area beaches Sible, E.; Cooper, A.; Malki, K.; Bruder, K.; Watkins, S. C.; Fofanov, Y.; Putonti, C., Data in brief
  • Novel regulation of CD80/CD86-induced phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signaling by NOTCH1 protein in interleukin-6 and indoleamine 2 3-dioxygenase production by dendritic cells, Koorella, C.; Nair, J. R.; Murray, M. E.; Carlson, L. M.; Watkins, S. K.; Lee, K. P., The Journal of biological chemistry
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  • Regulatory T cells and myeloid-derived suppressor cells in the tumor microenvironment undergo Fas-dependent cell death during IL-2/alphaCD40 therapy Weiss, J. M.; Subleski, J. J.; Back, T.; Chen, X.; Watkins, S. K.; Yagita, H.; Sayers, T. J.; Murphy, W. J.; Wiltrout, R. H., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)
  • High-avidity T cells are preferentially tolerized in the tumor microenvironment Zhu, Z.; Singh, V.; Watkins, S. K.; Bronte, V.; Shoe, J. L.; Feigenbaum, L.; Hurwitz, A. A., Cancer research
  • MicroRNA-106b-25 cluster expression is associated with early disease recurrence and targets caspase-7 and focal adhesion in human prostate cancer Hudson, R. S.; Yi, M.; Esposito, D.; Glynn, S. A.; Starks, A. M.; Yang, Y.; Schetter, A. J.; Watkins, S. K.; Hurwitz, A. A.; Dorsey, T. H.; Stephens, R. M.; Croce, C. M.; Ambs, S., Oncogene
  • FOXO3: A master switch for regulating tolerance and immunity in dendritic cells Watkins, S. K.; Hurwitz, A. A., Oncoimmunology
  • Immune suppression in the tumor microenvironment: a role for dendritic cell-mediated tolerization of T cells Hurwitz, A. A.; Watkins, S. K., Cancer immunology, immunotherapy : CII
  • Isolation of immune cells from primary tumors Watkins, S. K.; Zhu, Z.; Watkins, K. E.; Hurwitz, A. A., Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE
  • MicroRNA-1 is a candidate tumor suppressor and prognostic marker in human prostate cancer Hudson, R. S.; Yi, M.; Esposito, D.; Watkins, S. K.; Hurwitz, A. A.; Yfantis, H. G.; Lee, D. H.; Borin, J. F.; Naslund, M. J.; Alexander, R. B.; Dorsey, T. H.; Stephens, R. M.; Croce, C. M.; Ambs, S., Nucleic acids research
  • Functional plasticity of macrophages: in situ reprogramming of tumor-associated macrophages Stout, R. D.; Watkins, S. K.; Suttles, J., Journal of leukocyte biology
  • Immunity to murine prostatic tumors: continuous provision of T-cell help prevents CD8 T-cell tolerance and activates tumor-infiltrating dendritic cells Shafer-Weaver, K. A.; Watkins, S. K.; Anderson, M. J.; Draper, L. J.; Malyguine, A.; Alvord, W. G.; Greenberg, N. M.; Hurwitz, A. A., Cancer research
  • Rapid release of cytoplasmic IL-15 from tumor-associated macrophages is an initial and critical event in IL-12-initiated tumor regression Watkins, S. K.; Li, B.; Richardson, K. S.; Head, K.; Egilmez, N. K.; Zeng, Q.; Suttles, J.; Stout, R. D., European journal of immunology
  • IL-12 rapidly alters the functional profile of tumor-associated and tumor-infiltrating macrophages in vitro and in vivo Watkins, S. K.; Egilmez, N. K.; Suttles, J.; Stout, R. D., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)
  • Macrophages sequentially change their functional phenotype in response to changes in microenvironmental influences Stout, R. D.; Jiang, C.; Matta, B.; Tietzel, I.; Watkins, S. K.; Suttles, J., Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)