Publications by authors named "Mercedes Rincon"

99Publications

Protective Intranasal Immunization Against Influenza Virus in Infant Mice Is Dependent on IL-6.

Front Immunol 2020 28;11:568978. Epub 2020 Oct 28.

Division of Immunobiology, Department of Medicine, Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, United States.

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October 2020

Regulation of GSK3β by Ser Phosphorylation During Neural Development.

Mol Neurobiol 2020 Oct 8. Epub 2020 Oct 8.

Research Institute for Neurological Disabilities (IDINE), Medical School, University of Castilla-La Mancha, 02006, Albacete, Spain.

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October 2020

Therapeutic efficacy of IL-17A neutralization with corticosteroid treatment in a model of antigen-driven mixed-granulocytic asthma.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2020 10 12;319(4):L693-L709. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Division of Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care, Department of Medicine, The Vermont Lung Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.

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October 2020

Sonoporation as an Approach for siRNA delivery into T cells.

Ultrasound Med Biol 2019 12 17;45(12):3222-3231. Epub 2019 Sep 17.

Department of Physics, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA. Electronic address:

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December 2019

Glycolysis Induces MCJ Expression That Links T Cell Proliferation With Caspase-3 Activity and Death.

Front Cell Dev Biol 2019 11;7:28. Epub 2019 Mar 11.

Vermont Center for Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, United States.

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March 2019

A New Perspective: Mitochondrial Stat3 as a Regulator for Lymphocyte Function.

Int J Mol Sci 2018 Jun 4;19(6). Epub 2018 Jun 4.

Department of Medicine, Immunobiology Division, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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June 2018

Two Weeks of Variable Stress Increases Gamma-H2AX Levels in the Mouse Bed Nucleus of the Stria Terminalis.

Neuroscience 2018 03 17;373:137-144. Epub 2018 Jan 17.

Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, United States.

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March 2018

Failure to Inactivate Nuclear GSK3β by Ser-Phosphorylation Leads to Focal Neuronal Death and Prolonged Fear Response.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2018 Jan 17;43(2):393-405. Epub 2017 Aug 17.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA.

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January 2018

Metabolic dysfunction: mediator of the link between obesity and asthma?

Lancet Respir Med 2016 07 6;4(7):533-534. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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July 2016

Human breast cancer biopsies induce eosinophil recruitment and enhance adjacent cancer cell proliferation.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2016 06 1;157(3):461-74. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

Division of Immunobiology, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Given C331, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT, 05405, USA.

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June 2016

Mitochondrial Stat3, the Need for Design Thinking.

Int J Biol Sci 2016 29;12(5):532-44. Epub 2016 Feb 29.

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January 2017

A framework for the role of acute inflammation in tumor progression.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2015 Jun 19;151(2):235-8. Epub 2015 Apr 19.

Department of Surgery, Western Connecticut Health Network, 24 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT, 06810, USA.

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June 2015

A switch from white to brown fat increases energy expenditure in cancer-associated cachexia.

Cell Metab 2014 Sep 17;20(3):433-47. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

BBVA Foundation-CNIO Cancer Cell Biology Programme, Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO), C/ Melchor Fernández Almagro 3, 28029 Madrid, Spain. Electronic address:

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September 2014

The role of leptin in the development of pulmonary neutrophilia in infection and acute lung injury.

Crit Care Med 2014 Feb;42(2):e143-51

1Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT. 2Department of Respiratory Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands. 3Department of Medical Protein Research, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium. 4Department of Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO. 5Laboratory of Immunobiology and Genetics, Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias, Mexico City, Mexico. 6Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT. 7Pulmonary Center, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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February 2014

Inflammation-mediated skin tumorigenesis induced by epidermal c-Fos.

Genes Dev 2013 Sep 12;27(18):1959-73. Epub 2013 Sep 12.

BBVA Foundation-Spanish National Cancer Research Center (CNIO) Cancer Cell Biology Program, CNIO, 28029 Madrid, Spain;

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September 2013

The emerging role of p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase in multiple sclerosis and its models.

Mol Cell Biol 2013 Oct 29;33(19):3728-34. Epub 2013 Jul 29.

Department of Medicine, Immunobiology Program, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA.

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October 2013

Acute inflammation induced by the biopsy of mouse mammary tumors promotes the development of metastasis.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2013 Jun 29;139(2):391-401. Epub 2013 May 29.

Division of Immunobiology, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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June 2013

Interleukin-6 receptor blockade selectively reduces IL-21 production by CD4 T cells and IgG4 autoantibodies in rheumatoid arthritis.

Int J Biol Sci 2013 7;9(3):279-88. Epub 2013 Mar 7.

Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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September 2013

Role of IL-6 in asthma and other inflammatory pulmonary diseases.

Int J Biol Sci 2012 25;8(9):1281-90. Epub 2012 Oct 25.

Department of Medicine, Immunobiology Division, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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April 2013

Special issue on interleukin-6 (IL-6).

Authors:
Mercedes Rincon

Int J Biol Sci 2012 25;8(9):1225-6. Epub 2012 Oct 25.

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April 2013

Effects of acute and chronic low density lipoprotein exposure on neutrophil function.

Pulm Pharmacol Ther 2013 Aug 17;26(4):405-11. Epub 2012 Oct 17.

Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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August 2013

Interleukin-6: from an inflammatory marker to a target for inflammatory diseases.

Authors:
Mercedes Rincon

Trends Immunol 2012 Nov 8;33(11):571-7. Epub 2012 Aug 8.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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November 2012

Selective accumulation of Th2-skewing immature erythroid cells in developing neonatal mouse spleen.

Int J Biol Sci 2012 16;8(5):719-30. Epub 2012 May 16.

University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Medicine/Immunobiology, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA.

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October 2012

IL-21R expression on CD8+ T cells promotes CD8+ T cell activation in coxsackievirus B3 induced myocarditis.

Exp Mol Pathol 2012 Jun 21;92(3):327-33. Epub 2012 Mar 21.

The First Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, 23 Youzheng Street, Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, 150001, China.

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June 2012

Fungal allergen β-glucans trigger p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase-mediated IL-6 translation in lung epithelial cells.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 2011 Dec 3;45(6):1133-41. Epub 2011 Jun 3.

Division of Immunobiology, Department of Medicine, Vermont Lung Center, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, USA.

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December 2011

Translational control of NKT cell cytokine production by p38 MAPK.

J Immunol 2011 Apr 2;186(7):4140-6. Epub 2011 Mar 2.

Division of Immunobiology, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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April 2011

Functional cooperation of the proapoptotic Bcl2 family proteins Bmf and Bim in vivo.

Mol Cell Biol 2010 Jan;30(1):98-105

Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 373 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA.

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January 2010

IL-6 is required for airway mucus production induced by inhaled fungal allergens.

J Immunol 2009 Aug 10;183(3):1732-8. Epub 2009 Jul 10.

Department of Medicine, Division of Immunobiology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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August 2009

Nuclear localization of p38 MAPK in response to DNA damage.

Int J Biol Sci 2009 Jun 16;5(5):428-37. Epub 2009 Jun 16.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, University of Vermont, Burlington, 05405, USA.

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June 2009

Animal models of asthma.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2009 Sep 26;297(3):L401-10. Epub 2009 Jun 26.

Vermont Lung Center and Center for Immunology and Infectious Disease, University of Vermont College of Medicine, HSRF 228, 149 Beaumont Ave., Burlington, VT 05405-0075, USA.

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September 2009

Impaired NFAT transcriptional activity in antigen-stimulated CD8 T cells linked to defective phosphorylation of NFAT transactivation domain.

J Immunol 2009 Jun;182(11):6807-14

Institut Unité 563, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Université Toulouse III Paul-Sabatier, Centre de Physiopathologie de Toulouse Purpan, Toulouse, France.

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June 2009

Regulation of the immune response by stress-activated protein kinases.

Immunol Rev 2009 Mar;228(1):212-24

Immunology Program, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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March 2009

Th2 allergic immune response to inhaled fungal antigens is modulated by TLR-4-independent bacterial products.

Eur J Immunol 2009 Mar;39(3):776-88

Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care, Vermont Lung Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA.

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March 2009

Induction of hepatitis by JNK-mediated expression of TNF-alpha.

Cell 2009 Jan;136(2):249-60

Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA.

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January 2009

Non-classical p38 map kinase functions: cell cycle checkpoints and survival.

Int J Biol Sci 2009 19;5(1):44-51. Epub 2008 Dec 19.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405-0068, USA.

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March 2009

The effects of IL-6 on CD4 T cell responses.

Clin Immunol 2009 Jan 8;130(1):27-33. Epub 2008 Oct 8.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology program, Given Medical Building D305, University of Vermont, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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January 2009

Cutting edge: soluble IL-6R is produced by IL-6R ectodomain shedding in activated CD4 T cells.

J Immunol 2008 Jun;180(11):7102-6

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, University of Vermont, Burlington VT 05405, USA.

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June 2008

Targeting the MEK1 cascade in lung epithelium inhibits proliferation and fibrogenesis by asbestos.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 2008 May 10;38(5):618-26. Epub 2008 Jan 10.

Environmental Pathology Program, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Pathology, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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May 2008

c-Jun N-terminal kinase 1 is required for Toll-like receptor 1 gene expression in macrophages.

Infect Immun 2007 Oct 30;75(10):5027-34. Epub 2007 Jul 30.

Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA 01003, USA.

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October 2007

Accumulation of NFAT mediates IL-2 expression in memory, but not naïve, CD4+ T cells.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2007 Apr 16;104(17):7175-80. Epub 2007 Apr 16.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, University of Vermont, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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April 2007

Methylation-controlled J protein promotes c-Jun degradation to prevent ABCB1 transporter expression.

Mol Cell Biol 2007 Apr 5;27(8):2952-66. Epub 2007 Feb 5.

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, Given Medical Building D-305, University of Vermont, 89 Beaumont Ave., Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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April 2007

Aspergillus fumigatus generates an enhanced Th2-biased immune response in mice with defective cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator.

J Immunol 2006 Oct;177(8):5186-94

Vermont Lung Center, Division of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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October 2006

Sonoporation, anti-cancer drug and antibody delivery using ultrasound.

Ultrasonics 2006 Dec 30;44 Suppl 1:e21-5. Epub 2006 Jun 30.

Department of Physics, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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December 2006

p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase mediates the Fas-induced mitochondrial death pathway in CD8+ T cells.

Mol Cell Biol 2006 Mar;26(6):2118-29

Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, Given Medical Building D305, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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March 2006

Role of the CCAAT/enhancer-binding protein NFATc2 transcription factor cascade in the induction of secretory phospholipase A2.

J Biol Chem 2006 Apr 24;281(17):11541-52. Epub 2006 Feb 24.

Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA.

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April 2006

Proteolytic regulation of nuclear factor of activated T (NFAT) c2 cells and NFAT activity by caspase-3.

J Biol Chem 2006 Apr 2;281(16):10682-90. Epub 2006 Feb 2.

Immunobiology Program, Department of Medicine, The University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA.

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April 2006

Interleukin-12 is not essential for silicosis in mice.

Part Fibre Toxicol 2006 Jan 5;3. Epub 2006 Jan 5.

Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA.

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January 2006

ERK1/2 mitogen-activated protein kinase selectively mediates IL-13-induced lung inflammation and remodeling in vivo.

J Clin Invest 2006 Jan 22;116(1):163-73. Epub 2005 Dec 22.

Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520-8057, USA.

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January 2006

Nuclear factor of activated T (NFAT) cells activity within CD4+ T cells is influenced by activation status and tissue localisation.

Microbes Infect 2006 Jan 12;8(1):232-7. Epub 2005 Sep 12.

Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, Central Services Building, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand.

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January 2006

Regulation of p38 MAP kinase in CD4+ lymphocytes by infliximab therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Clin Immunol 2005 Aug;116(2):101-7

University of Vermont, Department of Medicine, Rheumatology Division, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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August 2005

Activation of NF-kappaB promotes the transition of large, CD43+ pre-B cells to small, CD43- pre-B cells.

Int Immunol 2005 Jun 20;17(6):815-25. Epub 2005 May 20.

Section of Immunobiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA.

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June 2005

Disruption of the Jnk2 (Mapk9) gene reduces destructive insulitis and diabetes in a mouse model of type I diabetes.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2005 May 2;102(19):6931-5. Epub 2005 May 2.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA.

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May 2005

PKCtheta is required for the activation of human T lymphocytes induced by CD43 engagement.

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2004 Dec;325(1):133-43

Instituto de Biotecnología/Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, AP 510-3 Cuernavaca, Mor. 62250, Mexico.

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December 2004

Inhibition of NFAT specifically in T cells prevents allergic pulmonary inflammation.

J Immunol 2004 Mar;172(6):3597-603

Immunobiology Program, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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March 2004

Requirement of transcription factor NFAT in developing atrial myocardium.

J Cell Biol 2003 Jun;161(5):861-74

Dept. of Molecular Pharmacology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus, Bronx, NY 10461, USA.

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June 2003

JNK and p38 MAP kinases in CD4+ and CD8+ T cells.

Immunol Rev 2003 Apr;192:131-42

Immunobiology Program, Department of Medicine/Immunobiology Program, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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April 2003

The two faces of IL-6 on Th1/Th2 differentiation.

Mol Immunol 2002 Dec;39(9):531-6

Immunobiology Program, Department of Medicine, University of Vermont, Given Medical Building D305, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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December 2002

Induction of NFATc2 expression by interleukin 6 promotes T helper type 2 differentiation.

J Exp Med 2002 Jul;196(1):39-49

Immunobiology Program, Department of Medicine, Given Medical Building, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA.

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July 2002

Activation of NF-kappaB-dependent gene expression by silica in lungs of luciferase reporter mice.

Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2002 May;282(5):L968-75

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269, USA.

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May 2002