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Wang H, LeBert V, Hung C, Cole G, Galles K, Klein BS, Wüthrich M. C-type lectin receptors differentially induce T17 cells and vaccine immunity to the endemic mycosis of North America. The Journal of Immunology. Forthcoming

Klein B, Wuethrich M, Gern B, Pick-Jacobs J, Cooney N. Vaccine induced protection against 3 systemic mycoses endemic to North America requires T17 cells. J Clin Invest. Forthcoming

Klein BS, Wuethrich M, Gern B, Pick-Jacobs J, Cooney N. A requisite role for T17 cells in vaccine immunity to fungi that is independent of T1 immunity, but dependent on Myd88. J Clin Invest. Forthcoming

Murfin KE, Ginete DR, Bashey F, Goodrich-Blair H. Symbiont-Mediated Competition: Xenorhabdus bovienii confer an advantage to their nematode host Steinernema affine by killing competitor Steinernema feltiae. Environmental microbiology. 2018; PubMed PMID: 29799156

McDermott AJ, Klein BS. Helper T-Cell Responses and Pulmonary Fungal Infections.  Immunology. 2018; PubMed PMID: 29781185

Fites JS, Gui M, Kernien JF, Negoro P, Dagher Z, Sykes DB, Nett JE, Mansour MK, Klein BS. An unappreciated role for neutrophil-DC hybrids in immunity to invasive fungal infections. PLoS pathogens. 2018; 14(5):e1007073. PubMed PMID: 29782541

Hernández-Santos N, Wiesner DL, Fites JS, McDermott AJ, Warner T, Wüthrich M, Klein BS. Lung Epithelial Cells Coordinate Innate Lymphocytes and Immunity against Pulmonary Fungal Infection. Cell host & microbe. 2018; 23(4):511-522.e5. PubMed PMID: 29576482, PMCID: PMC5951304

Kujoth GC, Sullivan TD, Merkhofer R, Lee TJ, Wang H, Brandhorst T, Wüthrich M, Klein BS. CRISPR/Cas9-Mediated Gene Disruption Reveals the Importance of Zinc Metabolism for Fitness of the Dimorphic Fungal Pathogen Blastomyces dermatitidis. mBio. 2018; 9(2). PubMed PMID: 29615501, PMCID: PMC5885028

McDermott AJ, Tumey TA, Huang M, Hull CM, Klein BS. Inhaled Cryptococcus neoformans elicits allergic airway inflammation independent of Nuclear Factor Kappa B signalling in lung epithelial cells. Immunology. 2018; 153(4):513-522. PubMed PMID: 29055116, PMCID: PMC5838417

Sui P, Wiesner DL, Xu J, Zhang Y, Lee J, Van Dyken S, Lashua A, Yu C, Klein BS, Locksley RM, Deutsch G, Sun X. Pulmonary neuroendocrine cells amplify allergic asthma responses. Science (New York, N.Y.). 2018; PubMed PMID: 29599193

McBride JA, Gauthier GM, Klein BS. Turning on Virulence: Mechanisms that underpin the Morphologic Transition and Pathogenicity of Blastomyces. Virulence. 2018; :1-24. PubMed PMID: 29532714

Kottom TJ, Hebrink DM, Jenson PE, Marsolek PL, Wüthrich M, Wang H, Klein B, Yamasaki S, Limper AH. Dectin-2 Is a C-Type Lectin Receptor that Recognizes Pneumocystis and Participates in Innate Immune Responses. American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology. 2018; 58(2):232-240. PubMed PMID: 28886250, PMCID: PMC5805995

Garfoot AL, Goughenour KD, Wüthrich M, Rajaram MVS, Schlesinger LS, Klein BS, Rappleye CA. O-Mannosylation of Proteins Enables Histoplasma Yeast Survival at Mammalian Body Temperatures. mBio. 2018; 9(1). PubMed PMID: 29295913, PMCID: PMC5750402

Mohr EL, Block LN, Newman CM, Stewart LM, Koenig M, Semler M, Breitbach ME, Teixeira LBC, Zeng X, Weiler AM, Barry GL, Thoong TH, Wiepz GJ, Dudley DM, Simmons HA, Mejia A, Morgan TK, Salamat MS, Kohn S, Antony KM, Aliota MT, Mohns MS, Hayes JM, Schultz-Darken N, Schotzko ML, Peterson E, Capuano S 3rd, Osorio JE, O'Connor SL, Friedrich TC, O'Connor DH, Golos TG. Ocular and uteroplacental pathology in a macaque pregnancy with congenital Zika virus infection. PloS one. 2018; 13(1):e0190617. PubMed PMID: 29381706, PMCID: PMC5790226