Publications by authors named "George Makedonas"

38Publications

SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic Impacts on NASA Ground Operations to Protect ISS Astronauts.

J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2020 Nov - Dec;8(10):3247-3250. Epub 2020 Sep 21.

Biomedical Research and Environmental Sciences Division, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Zoster patients on earth and astronauts in space share similar immunologic profiles.

Life Sci Space Res (Amst) 2020 May 14;25:119-128. Epub 2019 Oct 14.

NASA Johnson Space Center, 2101 E NASA Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058, United States. Electronic address:

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May 2020

An evaluation of cytokine and cellular immune responses to heterologous prime-boost vaccination with influenza A/H7N7-A/H7N9 inactivated vaccine.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2020 Dec 13;16(12):3138-3145. Epub 2020 May 13.

Departments of Molecular Virology and Microbiology and Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine , Houston, TX, USA.

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December 2020

Recycling endosomes in human cytotoxic T lymphocytes constitute an auxiliary intracellular trafficking pathway for newly synthesized perforin.

Immunol Res 2017 10;65(5):1031-1045

Center for Human Immunobiology, Texas Children's Hospital & Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.

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October 2017

Protein transport inhibitors downregulate the expression of LAG-3 on regulatory T cells.

J Immunol Methods 2017 08 21;447:47-51. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

Division of Immunology/Allergy/Rheumatology, Texas Children's Hospital, USA; Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2017

Protein stabilization improves STAT3 function in autosomal dominant hyper-IgE syndrome.

Blood 2016 12 31;128(26):3061-3072. Epub 2016 Oct 31.

Division of Internal Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; and.

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December 2016

Schistosome Soluble Egg Antigen Decreases Mycobacterium tuberculosis-Specific CD4+ T-Cell Effector Function With Concomitant Arrest of Macrophage Phago-Lysosome Maturation.

J Infect Dis 2016 08 18;214(3):479-88. Epub 2016 Apr 18.

Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics Center for Immunobiology, Texas Children's Hospital.

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August 2016

HIV Progression Perturbs the Balance of the Cell-Mediated and Anti-Inflammatory Adaptive and Innate Mycobacterial Immune Response.

Mediators Inflamm 2016 2;2016:1478340. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital Center for Human Immunobiology, Department of Pediatrics, Houston, TX 77030, USA.

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January 2017

Practical NK cell phenotyping and variability in healthy adults.

Immunol Res 2015 Jul;62(3):341-56

Center for Human Immunobiology, Department of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology, The Feigin Center, Texas Children's Hospital, 1102 Bates Street, Suite 330, Houston, TX, 77030, USA,

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July 2015

Molecular mechanisms of functional natural killer deficiency in patients with partial DiGeorge syndrome.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015 May 3;135(5):1293-302. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Center for Human Immunobiology, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, Tex; Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex. Electronic address:

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May 2015

Lack of recall response to Tax in ATL and HAM/TSP patients but not in asymptomatic carriers of human T-cell leukemia virus type 1.

J Clin Immunol 2013 Oct 26;33(7):1223-39. Epub 2013 Jul 26.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA.

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October 2013

Differential localization of T-bet and Eomes in CD8 T cell memory populations.

J Immunol 2013 Apr 1;190(7):3207-15. Epub 2013 Mar 1.

Department of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA.

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April 2013

Living in a house of cards: re-evaluating CD8+ T-cell immune correlates against HIV.

Immunol Rev 2011 Jan;239(1):109-24

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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January 2011

Adenovirus-specific human T cells are pervasive, polyfunctional, and cross-reactive.

Vaccine 2010 Feb;28(8):1932-41

Microbiology Department, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States.

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February 2010

Baseline Ad5 serostatus does not predict Ad5 HIV vaccine-induced expansion of adenovirus-specific CD4+ T cells.

Nat Med 2009 Aug 20;15(8):876-8. Epub 2009 Jul 20.

Department of Microbiology and Center for AIDS Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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August 2009

Flow cytometric detection of perforin upregulation in human CD8 T cells.

Cytometry A 2008 Nov;73(11):1050-7

Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA.

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November 2008

Polyfunctional analysis of human t cell responses: importance in vaccine immunogenicity and natural infection.

Springer Semin Immunopathol 2006 Nov 25;28(3):209-19. Epub 2006 Aug 25.

Department of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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November 2006

Comparison of HIV-specific CD8 T-cell responses among uninfected individuals exposed to HIV parenterally and mucosally.

AIDS 2005 Feb;19(3):251-9

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal General Hospital, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Canada.

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February 2005

HIV-specific CD8 T-cell activity in uninfected injection drug users is associated with maintenance of seronegativity.

AIDS 2002 Aug;16(12):1595-602

Immunodeficiency Treatment Center, Montreal General Hospital Pavilion McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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August 2002