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Lee WM, Kiesner C, Pappas T, Lee I, Grindle K, Jartti T, Jakiela B, Lemanske, RF, Shult PA, Gern JE. A diverse group of previously unrecognized human rhinoviruses are common causes of respiratory illnesses in infants. PLoS ONE. 2007;2(10):e966.

Jakiela B, Brockman-Schneider R, Amineva S, Lee WM, Gern JE. Basal cells of differentiated bronchial epithelium are more susceptible to rhinovirus infection, Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2008;38:517-23.

Bufford JD, Reardon CL, Li Z, Roberg KA, Tisler C, Anderson E, DaSilva D, Eggleston PA, Liu A, Milton D, Alwis U, Gangnon R, Lemanske RF Jr, Gern JE. Effects of dog exposure in early childhood on immune development and atopic diseases. Clin Exp Allergy. 2008;38:1635-43.

Jartti T, Lee WM, Pappas T, Evans M, Lemanske RF Jr, Gern JE. Serial viral infections in infants with recurrent respiratory illnesses. Eur Respir J. 2008;32(2):314-20.

Jackson DJ, Evans MD, Anderson EL, Salazar L, DaSilva DF, Pappas TE, Roberg KA, Tisler CJ, Gangnon R, Gern JE, Lemanske RF Jr. Wheezing rhinovirus illnesses during early childhood predict the subsequent development of asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2008;178:667-672.

Denlinger LC, Shi L, Guadarrama A, Schell K, Green D, Morrin A, Hogan K, Sorkness RL, Busse WW, Gern JE. Attenuated P2X7 pore function as a risk factor for virus induced loss of asthma control. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009;179:265-270.

DeMore JP, Weisshaar EH, Vrtis RF, Swenson CA, Evans MD, Morin A, Hazel E, Bork JA, Kakumanu S, Sorkness R, Busse WW, and Gern JE. Similar colds in allergic asthma subjects and non-atopic subjects after inoculation with rhinovirus-16. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2009; 124(2):245-52.

Gold DR, Bloomberg G, Cruikshank WW, Visness CM, Schwarz J, Kattan M, O’Connor G, Wood R, Burger M, Wright RJ, Togias A, and Gern JE. Parental characteristics, somatic fetal growth, and season of birth influence innate and adaptive cord blood cytokine responses. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2009;124(5):1078-87. PMC2796683

Bochkov YA, Hanson KM, Keles S, Brockman-Schneider RA, Jarjour NN, and Gern JE. Rhinovirus-induced modulation of gene expression in bronchial epithelial cells from subjects with asthma. Molecular Immunol 2010 Jan;3(1):69-80.

Olenec JP, Kim WK, Lee WM, Vang F, Pappas TE, Salazar LEP, Evans MD, Bork J, Roberg K, Lemanske RF Jr, and Gern JE. Weekly monitoring of children with asthma for infections and illness during common cold seasons. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2010;125:1001-6.

Bochkov Y, Palmenberg AC, Lee WM, Rathe JA, Amineva SP, Sun X, Pasic TR, Jarjour NN, Liggett SB, and Gern JE. Molecular modeling, organ culture and reverse genetics for a newly identified human rhinovirus C. Nat Medicine 2011;17:627-32.

Busse WW, Morgan WJ, Gergen PJ, Mitchell HE, Liu AH, Gruchalla RS, Kattan M, Teach SJ, Pongracic JA, Chmiel JF, Steinbach SF, Calatroni A, Togias A, Thompson KM, Szefler SJ, Gern JE, Sorkness CA. A Randomized Trial to Evaluate the Impact of the Addition of Omalizumab to Guidelines Based Therapy of Inner-City Children and Adolescents with Asthma. NEJM 2011;364:1005-15.

Wood RA, Bloomberg GR, Kattan M, Conroy K, Sandel MT, Dresen A, Gergen PJ, Gold DR, Schwarz JC, Visness CM, and Gern JE. Relationships among environmental exposures, cord blood cytokine responses, allergy, and wheeze at one year of age in an inner-city birth cohort (URECA). J Allergy Clin Immunol 2011;127:913-919.

Denlinger LC, Sorkness RL, Lee W-M, Evans M, Wolff M, Mathur S, Swenson C, Crisafi G, Gaworski K, Pappas TE, Vrtis R, Kelly EA, Gern JE, and Jarjour NN. Lower airway rhinovirus burden and the seasonal risk of asthma exacerbation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2011;184:1007-1014.

Guilbert TW, Singh AM, Danov Z, Evan MD, Jackson DJ, Burton R, Roberg KA, Anderson EL, Pappas TE, Gangnon R, Gern JE, Lemanske RF Jr. Decreased lung function after preschool wheezing rhinovirus illnesses in children at risk to develop asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2011;128:532-8.

Amineva S, Aminev A, Gern JE, Palmenberg A. Comparison of rhinovirus A infection in human primary epithelial cells and HeLa cells. J Gen Virol 2011;92:2549-57.

Loisel DA, Tan Z, Tisler CJ, Evans MD, Gangnon RE, Jackson DJ, Gern JE, Lemanske RF Jr, and Ober C. IFNG genotype and sex interact to influence the risk of childhood asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2011;128(3):524-31.

McLoughlin RM, Calatroni A, Visness CM, Wallace PK, Cruikshank WW, Tuzova M, Ly NP, Ruiz-Perez B, Kattan M, Bloomberg GR, Lederman HM, Gern JE and Gold DR. Longitudinal relationship of early-life immunomodulatory T-cell phenotype and function to development of allergic sensitization in an urban cohort. Clin Exp Allergy 2012;42(3):392-404.

Jackson DJ, Evans MD, Gangnon RE, Tisler CJ, Pappas TE, Lee WM, Gern JE and Lemanske RF Jr. Evidence for a causal relationship between allergic sensitization and rhinovirus wheezing in early life. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 2012;185:281-5.

Rosenthal LA, Szakaly RJ, Amineva SP, Xing Y, Hill MR, Palmenberg AC, Gern JE, Sorkness RL. Lower respiratory tract infection induced by a genetically modified picornavirus in its natural murine host. PLoS One. 2012;7(2):e32061.

Fuhlbrigge A, Peden D, Apter AJ, Boushey HA, Camargo CA Jr, Gern J, Heymann PW, Martinez FD, Mauger D, Teague WG, Blaisdell C. Asthma outcomes: exacerbations. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;129:S34–S48.

O’Brian AL, Lemanske RF Jr, Evans MD, Gangnon RE, Gern JE, Jackson DJ. Recurrent Severe Exacerbations in Early Life and Reduced Lung Function at School Age. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;129:1162-4.

Sumino K, Tucker J, Shahab M, Jaffee KF, Visness CM, Gern JE, Bloomberg GR, Holtzman MJ. Antiviral interferon-γ responses of monocytes at birth predict respiratory tract illness in first year of life. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;129(5):1267-1273.

Kloepfer KM, Olenec JP, Lee WM, Liu G, Vrtis RF, Roberg KA, Evans MD, Gangnon RE, Lemanske RF Jr, and Gern JE. Increased H1N1 infection rate in children with asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012;185:1275-1279.

Gern JE, Pappas T, Visness CM, Jaffee KF, Lemanske RF, Togias A, Bloomberg GR, Cruikshank WW, Lamm C, Tuzova M, Wood RA, Lee WM. Comparison of the etiology of viral respiratory illnesses in inner-city and suburban infants. J Infect Dis. 2012;206(9):1342-9. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jis504.

Durrani SR, Montville DJ, Pratt AS, Sahu S, DeVries MK, Rajamanickan V, Gangnon RE, Gill MA, Gern JE, Lemanske RF, Jr., Jackson DJ. Innate immune responses to rhinovirus are impaired by the high-affinity IgE receptor in allergic asthmatic children. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012 Aug;130(2):489-95.

Manthei DM, Jackson DJ, Evans MD, Gangnon RE, Tisler CJ, Gern JE, Lemanske RF Jr, and Denlinger LC. Protection from asthma in a high-risk birth cohort by attenuated P2X7 function. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;130(2):496-502.

McMahon DF, Rajamanickam V, Salazar L, Gangnon R, and Gern JE. Do asthma symptoms lag behind cold symptoms in a viral illness? J Allergy Clin Immunol 2012;130(4):990-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2012.05.020.

Lee WM, Lemanske RF Jr, Evans MD, Vang F, Pappas T, Gangnon R, Jackson DJ, and Gern JE. Human rhinovirus species and season of infection determine illness severity. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012;186:886-91. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201202-0330OC.

Ashraf S, Brockman-Schneider R, Bochkov YA, Pasic TR, Gern JE. Biological characteristics and propagation of human rhinovirus-C in differentiated sinus epithelial cells. Virology 2012,

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