Craig Gerard, MD, MPH

Craig J. Gerard, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Respiratory Diseases

Leila and Irving Perlmutter Professor of Pediatrics

    Contact: 617-355-1900
  • Fax: 617-730-0373

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Adult Pulmonary Medicine
  • Cough
  • Adult Respiratory Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis

Departments

  • Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases

Programs

  • General Pulmonary Program
  • Cystic Fibrosis Center
  • Chronic Pulmonary and Ventilator Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-1900

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate

University of Connecticut, 1976

Storrs, CT

Medical School

Bowman Gray School of Medicine, 1985

Winston-Salem, NC

Graduate School, MS, PhD (Chemistry)

University of California, San Diego, 1981

San Diego, CA

Fellowship

Harvard Medical School, 07/85 to 06/87

Boston, MA

Internship

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 05/85 to 06/86

Boston, MA

Residency

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 06/86 to 06/88

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Publications

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  1. Yorek MS, Obrosov A, Lu B, Gerard C, Kardon RH, Yorek MA. Effect of Inhibition or Deletion of Neutral Endopeptidase on Neuropathic Endpoints in High Fat Fed/Low Dose Streptozotocin-Treated Mice. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2016 Sep 15.
  2. Gerard NP, Gerard C. Cloning of the Human C5a Anaphylatoxin Receptor, and More. Front Immunol. 2015; 6:445.
  3. Spaan AN, Schiepers A, de Haas CJ, van Hooijdonk DD, Badiou C, Contamin H, Vandenesch F, Lina G, Gerard NP, Gerard C, van Kessel KP, Henry T, van Strijp JA. Differential Interaction of the Staphylococcal Toxins Panton-Valentine Leukocidin and ?-Hemolysin CB with Human C5a Receptors. J Immunol. 2015 Aug 1; 195(3):1034-43.
  4. Han X, Feng Y, Chen X, Gerard C, Boisvert WA. Characterization of G protein coupling mediated by the conserved D134(3.49) of DRY motif, M241(6.34), and F251(6.44) residues on human CXCR1. FEBS Open Bio. 2015; 5:182-90.
  5. Casey A, Dirks F, Liang OD, Harrach H, Schuette-Nuetgen K, Leeman K, Kim CF, Gerard C, Subramaniam M. Bone marrow-derived multipotent stromal cells attenuate inflammation in obliterative airway disease in mouse tracheal allografts. Stem Cells Int. 2014; 2014:468927.
  6. Saxena A, Bujak M, Frunza O, Dobaczewski M, Gonzalez-Quesada C, Lu B, Gerard C, Frangogiannis NG. CXCR3-independent actions of the CXC chemokine CXCL10 in the infarcted myocardium and in isolated cardiac fibroblasts are mediated through proteoglycans. Cardiovasc Res. 2014 Jul 15; 103(2):217-27.
  7. Kim H, Erdman LK, Lu Z, Serghides L, Zhong K, Dhabangi A, Musoke C, Gerard C, Cserti-Gazdewich C, Liles WC, Kain KC. Functional roles for C5a and C5aR but not C5L2 in the pathogenesis of human and experimental cerebral malaria. Infect Immun. 2014 Jan; 82(1):371-9.
  8. Xiao H, Dairaghi DJ, Powers JP, Ertl LS, Baumgart T, Wang Y, Seitz LC, Penfold ME, Gan L, Hu P, Lu B, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Schall TJ, Jaen JC, Falk RJ, Jennette JC. C5a receptor (CD88) blockade protects against MPO-ANCA GN. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Feb; 25(2):225-31.
  9. Kumar L, Lu B, Gerard C, Geha RS. C3a receptor promotes viral containment in mice inoculated with vaccinia virus at sites of allergic skin inflammation. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Sep; 132(3):746-748.e3.
  10. Roy C, Gupta A, Fisette A, Lapointe M, Poursharifi P, Richard D, Lu H, Lu B, Gerard N, Gerard C, Cianflone K. C5a receptor deficiency alters energy utilization and fat storage. PLoS One. 2013; 8(5):e62531.
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  12. Agnello D, Denimal D, Lavaux A, Blondeau-Germe L, Lu B, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Pothier P. Intrarectal immunization and IgA antibody-secreting cell homing to the small intestine. J Immunol. 2013 May 1; 190(9):4836-47.
  13. Uluer AZ, Waltz DA, Kalish LA, Adams S, Gerard C, Ericson DA. Inhaled amiloride and tobramycin solutions fail to eradicate Burkholderia dolosa in patients with cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2013 Jan; 12(1):54-9.
  14. Coppey L, Lu B, Gerard C, Yorek MA. Effect of Inhibition of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme and/or Neutral Endopeptidase on Neuropathy in High-Fat-Fed C57Bl/6J Mice. J Obes. 2012; 2012:326806.
  15. Schäfer B, Piliponsky AM, Oka T, Song CH, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Tsai M, Kalesnikoff J, Galli SJ. Mast cell anaphylatoxin receptor expression can enhance IgE-dependent skin inflammation in mice. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Feb; 131(2):541-8.e1-9.
  16. Bera MM, Lu B, Martin TR, Cui S, Rhein LM, Gerard C, Gerard NP. Th17 cytokines are critical for respiratory syncytial virus-associated airway hyperreponsiveness through regulation by complement C3a and tachykinins. J Immunol. 2011 Oct 15; 187(8):4245-55.
  17. Wong SS, Sun NN, Fastje CD, Witten ML, Lantz RC, Lu B, Sherrill DL, Gerard CJ, Burgess JL. Role of neprilysin in airway inflammation induced by diesel exhaust emissions. Res Rep Health Eff Inst. 2011 Jun; (159):3-40.
  18. Grumelli S, Lu B, Peterson L, Maeno T, Gerard C. CD46 protects against chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. PLoS One. 2011; 6(5):e18785.
  19. Dimond P, Carlson K, Bouvier M, Gerard C, Xu L, Covic L, Agarwal A, Ernst OP, Janz JM, Schwartz TW, Gardella TJ, Milligan G, Kuliopulos A, Sakmar TP, Hunt SW. G protein-coupled receptor modulation with pepducins: moving closer to the clinic. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2011 May; 1226:34-49.
  20. Liu C, Luo D, Reynolds BA, Meher G, Katritzky AR, Lu B, Gerard CJ, Bhadha CP, Harrison JK. Chemokine receptor CXCR3 promotes growth of glioma. Carcinogenesis. 2011 Feb; 32(2):129-37.
  21. Nigrovic PA, Malbec O, Lu B, Markiewski MM, Kepley C, Gerard N, Gerard C, Daëron M, Lee DM. C5a receptor enables participation of mast cells in immune complex arthritis independently of Fc? receptor modulation. Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Nov; 62(11):3322-33.
  22. Struyf S, Salogni L, Burdick MD, Vandercappellen J, Gouwy M, Noppen S, Proost P, Opdenakker G, Parmentier M, Gerard C, Sozzani S, Strieter RM, Van Damme J. Angiostatic and chemotactic activities of the CXC chemokine CXCL4L1 (platelet factor-4 variant) are mediated by CXCR3. Blood. 2011 Jan 13; 117(2):480-8.
  23. Zhang X, Schmudde I, Laumonnier Y, Pandey MK, Clark JR, König P, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Wills-Karp M, Köhl J. A critical role for C5L2 in the pathogenesis of experimental allergic asthma. J Immunol. 2010 Dec 1; 185(11):6741-52.
  24. Davidson E, Coppey L, Lu B, Arballo V, Calcutt NA, Gerard C, Yorek M. The roles of streptozotocin neurotoxicity and neutral endopeptidase in murine experimental diabetic neuropathy. Exp Diabetes Res. 2009; 2009:431980.
  25. Mukagatare I, Monfort M, de Marchin J, Gerard C. [The effect of leukocyte-reduction on the transfusion reactions to red blood cells concentrates]. Transfus Clin Biol. 2010 Feb; 17(1):14-9.
  26. Jorge LL, Gerard C, Revel M. Evidences of memory dysfunction and maladaptive coping in chronic low back pain and rheumatoid arthritis patients: challenges for rehabilitation. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2009 Dec; 45(4):469-77.
  27. Gutiérrez I, Litzroth A, Hammadi S, Van Oyen H, Gerard C, Robesyn E, Bots J, Faidherbe MT, Wuillaume F. Community transmission of influenza A (H1N1)v virus at a rock festival in Belgium, 2-5 July 2009. Euro Surveill. 2009 Aug 6; 14(31).
  28. Dib M, Zsengeller Z, Mitsialis A, Lu B, Craig S, Gerard C, Gerard NP. A paradoxical protective role for the proinflammatory peptide substance P receptor (NK1R) in acute hyperoxic lung injury. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2009 Oct; 297(4):L687-97.
  29. Ye RD, Boulay F, Wang JM, Dahlgren C, Gerard C, Parmentier M, Serhan CN, Murphy PM. International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. LXXIII. Nomenclature for the formyl peptide receptor (FPR) family. Pharmacol Rev. 2009 Jun; 61(2):119-61.
  30. Levy H, Murphy A, Zou F, Gerard C, Klanderman B, Schuemann B, Lazarus R, García KC, Celedón JC, Drumm M, Dahmer M, Quasney M, Schneck K, Reske M, Knowles MR, Pier GB, Lange C, Weiss ST. IL1B polymorphisms modulate cystic fibrosis lung disease. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2009 Jun; 44(6):580-93.
  31. Hsu HH, Duning K, Meyer HH, Stölting M, Weide T, Kreusser S, van Le T, Gerard C, Telgmann R, Brand-Herrmann SM, Pavenstädt H, Bek MJ. Hypertension in mice lacking the CXCR3 chemokine receptor. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2009 Apr; 296(4):F780-9.
  32. Riemer C, Schultz J, Burwinkel M, Schwarz A, Mok SW, Gültner S, Bamme T, Norley S, van Landeghem F, Lu B, Gerard C, Baier M. Accelerated prion replication in, but prolonged survival times of, prion-infected CXCR3-/- mice. J Virol. 2008 Dec; 82(24):12464-71.
  33. Levy H, Kalish LA, Cannon CL, García KC, Gerard C, Goldmann D, Pier GB, Weiss ST, Colin AA. Predictors of mucoid Pseudomonas colonization in cystic fibrosis patients. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2008 May; 43(5):463-71.
  34. Rhein LM, Perkins M, Gerard NP, Gerard C. FcgammaRIII is protective against Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2008 Apr; 38(4):401-6.
  35. Müller M, Carter SL, Hofer MJ, Manders P, Getts DR, Getts MT, Dreykluft A, Lu B, Gerard C, King NJ, Campbell IL. CXCR3 signaling reduces the severity of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis by controlling the parenchymal distribution of effector and regulatory T cells in the central nervous system. J Immunol. 2007 Sep 1; 179(5):2774-86.
  36. Nakaya I, Wada T, Furuichi K, Sakai N, Kitagawa K, Yokoyama H, Ishida Y, Kondo T, Sugaya T, Kawachi H, Shimizu F, Narumi S, Haino M, Gerard C, Matsushima K, Kaneko S. Blockade of IP-10/CXCR3 promotes progressive renal fibrosis. Nephron Exp Nephrol. 2007; 107(1):e12-21.
  37. Miao Z, Premack BA, Wei Z, Wang Y, Gerard C, Showell H, Howard M, Schall TJ, Berahovich R. Proinflammatory proteases liberate a discrete high-affinity functional FPRL1 (CCR12) ligand from CCL23. J Immunol. 2007 Jun 1; 178(11):7395-404.
  38. Barbi J, Oghumu S, Rosas LE, Carlson T, Lu B, Gerard C, Lezama-Davila CM, Satoskar AR. Lack of CXCR3 delays the development of hepatic inflammation but does not impair resistance to Leishmania donovani. J Infect Dis. 2007 Jun 1; 195(11):1713-7.
  39. Hamrah P, Yamagami S, Liu Y, Zhang Q, Vora SS, Lu B, Gerard CJ, Dana MR. Deletion of the chemokine receptor CCR1 prolongs corneal allograft survival. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2007 Mar; 48(3):1228-36.
  40. Levy H, Kalish LA, Huntington I, Weller N, Gerard C, Silverman EK, Celedón JC, Pier GB, Weiss ST. Inflammatory markers of lung disease in adult patients with cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2007 Mar; 42(3):256-62.
  41. Chakravarty SD, Xu J, Lu B, Gerard C, Flynn J, Chan J. The chemokine receptor CXCR3 attenuates the control of chronic Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in BALB/c mice. J Immunol. 2007 Feb 1; 178(3):1723-35.
  42. Melendi GA, Hoffman SJ, Karron RA, Irusta PM, Laham FR, Humbles A, Schofield B, Pan CH, Rabold R, Thumar B, Thumar A, Gerard NP, Mitzner W, Barnum SR, Gerard C, Kleeberger SR, Polack FP. C5 modulates airway hyperreactivity and pulmonary eosinophilia during enhanced respiratory syncytial virus disease by decreasing C3a receptor expression. J Virol. 2007 Jan; 81(2):991-9.
  43. Hsieh MF, Lai SL, Chen JP, Sung JM, Lin YL, Wu-Hsieh BA, Gerard C, Luster A, Liao F. Both CXCR3 and CXCL10/IFN-inducible protein 10 are required for resistance to primary infection by dengue virus. J Immunol. 2006 Aug 1; 177(3):1855-63.
  44. Kristensen NN, Gad M, Thomsen AR, Lu B, Gerard C, Claesson MH. CXC chemokine receptor 3 expression increases the disease-inducing potential of CD4+ CD25- T cells in adoptive transfer colitis. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2006 May; 12(5):374-81.
  45. Wald O, Weiss ID, Wald H, Shoham H, Bar-Shavit Y, Beider K, Galun E, Weiss L, Flaishon L, Shachar I, Nagler A, Lu B, Gerard C, Gao JL, Mishani E, Farber J, Peled A. IFN-gamma acts on T cells to induce NK cell mobilization and accumulation in target organs. J Immunol. 2006 Apr 15; 176(8):4716-29.
  46. Liu L, Huang D, Matsui M, He TT, Hu T, Demartino J, Lu B, Gerard C, Ransohoff RM. Severe disease, unaltered leukocyte migration, and reduced IFN-gamma production in CXCR3-/- mice with experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. J Immunol. 2006 Apr 1; 176(7):4399-409.
  47. Köhl J, Baelder R, Lewkowich IP, Pandey MK, Hawlisch H, Wang L, Best J, Herman NS, Sproles AA, Zwirner J, Whitsett JA, Gerard C, Sfyroera G, Lambris JD, Wills-Karp M. A regulatory role for the C5a anaphylatoxin in type 2 immunity in asthma. J Clin Invest. 2006 Mar; 116(3):783-96.
  48. Rahpeymai Y, Hietala MA, Wilhelmsson U, Fotheringham A, Davies I, Nilsson AK, Zwirner J, Wetsel RA, Gerard C, Pekny M, Pekna M. Complement: a novel factor in basal and ischemia-induced neurogenesis. EMBO J. 2006 Mar 22; 25(6):1364-74.
  49. Miller AL, Gerard C, Schaller M, Gruber AD, Humbles AA, Lukacs NW. Deletion of CCR1 attenuates pathophysiologic responses during respiratory syncytial virus infection. J Immunol. 2006 Feb 15; 176(4):2562-7.
  50. Pan J, Burdick MD, Belperio JA, Xue YY, Gerard C, Sharma S, Dubinett SM, Strieter RM. CXCR3/CXCR3 ligand biological axis impairs RENCA tumor growth by a mechanism of immunoangiostasis. J Immunol. 2006 Feb 1; 176(3):1456-64.
  51. Annunziato F, Cosmi L, Liotta F, Lazzeri E, Romagnani P, Angeli R, Lasagni L, Manetti R, Marra F, Gerard C, Petrai I, Dello Sbarba P, Tonelli F, Maggi E, Romagnani S. CXCR3 and alphaEbeta7 integrin identify a subset of CD8+ mature thymocytes that share phenotypic and functional properties with CD8+ gut intraepithelial lymphocytes. Gut. 2006 Jul; 55(7):961-8.
  52. Kalish LA, Waltz DA, Dovey M, Potter-Bynoe G, McAdam AJ, Lipuma JJ, Gerard C, Goldmann D. Impact of Burkholderia dolosa on lung function and survival in cystic fibrosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2006 Feb 15; 173(4):421-5.
  53. Gerard NP, Lu B, Liu P, Craig S, Fujiwara Y, Okinaga S, Gerard C. An anti-inflammatory function for the complement anaphylatoxin C5a-binding protein, C5L2. J Biol Chem. 2005 Dec 2; 280(48):39677-80.
  54. Honczarenko M, Lu B, Nicholson-Weller A, Gerard NP, Silberstein LE, Gerard C. C5L2 receptor is not involved in C3a / C3a-desArg-mediated enhancement of bone marrow hematopoietic cell migration to CXCL12. Leukemia. 2005 Sep; 19(9):1682-3; author reply 1684-5.
  55. Veillard NR, Steffens S, Pelli G, Lu B, Kwak BR, Gerard C, Charo IF, Mach F. Differential influence of chemokine receptors CCR2 and CXCR3 in development of atherosclerosis in vivo. Circulation. 2005 Aug 9; 112(6):870-8.
  56. de Lemos C, Christensen JE, Nansen A, Moos T, Lu B, Gerard C, Christensen JP, Thomsen AR. Opposing effects of CXCR3 and CCR5 deficiency on CD8+ T cell-mediated inflammation in the central nervous system of virus-infected mice. J Immunol. 2005 Aug 1; 175(3):1767-75.
  57. Yoneyama H, Matsuno K, Toda E, Nishiwaki T, Matsuo N, Nakano A, Narumi S, Lu B, Gerard C, Ishikawa S, Matsushima K. Plasmacytoid DCs help lymph node DCs to induce anti-HSV CTLs. J Exp Med. 2005 Aug 1; 202(3):425-35.
  58. Lee BJ, Giannoni F, Lyon A, Yada S, Lu B, Gerard C, Sarawar SR. Role of CXCR3 in the immune response to murine gammaherpesvirus 68. J Virol. 2005 Jul; 79(14):9351-5.
  59. Gerard C. Biomedicine. Asthmatics breathe easier when it's SNO-ing. Science. 2005 Jun 10; 308(5728):1560-1.
  60. Gerard C. Inflammatory chemokines: tuned in, turned on, dropped out. Nat Immunol. 2005 Apr; 6(4):366-8.
  61. Yamagami S, Hamrah P, Miyamoto K, Miyazaki D, Dekaris I, Dawson T, Lu B, Gerard C, Dana MR. CCR5 chemokine receptor mediates recruitment of MHC class II-positive Langerhans cells in the mouse corneal epithelium. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2005 Apr; 46(4):1201-7.
  62. Hawlisch H, Belkaid Y, Baelder R, Hildeman D, Gerard C, Köhl J. C5a negatively regulates toll-like receptor 4-induced immune responses. Immunity. 2005 Apr; 22(4):415-26.
  63. Waeckel L, Mallat Z, Potteaux S, Combadière C, Clergue M, Duriez M, Bao L, Gerard C, Rollins BJ, Tedgui A, Levy BI, Silvestre JS. Impairment in postischemic neovascularization in mice lacking the CXC chemokine receptor 3. Circ Res. 2005 Mar 18; 96(5):576-82.
  64. Rosas LE, Barbi J, Lu B, Fujiwara Y, Gerard C, Sanders VM, Satoskar AR. CXCR3-/- mice mount an efficient Th1 response but fail to control Leishmania major infection. Eur J Immunol. 2005 Feb; 35(2):515-23.
  65. Widney DP, Hu Y, Foreman-Wykert AK, Bui KC, Nguyen TT, Lu B, Gerard C, Miller JF, Smith JB. CXCR3 and its ligands participate in the host response to Bordetella bronchiseptica infection of the mouse respiratory tract but are not required for clearance of bacteria from the lung. Infect Immun. 2005 Jan; 73(1):485-93.
  66. John AE, Gerard CJ, Schaller M, Miller AL, Berlin AA, Humbles AA, Lukacs NW. Respiratory syncytial virus-induced exaggeration of allergic airway disease is dependent upon CCR1-associated immune responses. Eur J Immunol. 2005 Jan; 35(1):108-16.
  67. Ness TL, Carpenter KJ, Ewing JL, Gerard CJ, Hogaboam CM, Kunkel SL. CCR1 and CC chemokine ligand 5 interactions exacerbate innate immune responses during sepsis. J Immunol. 2004 Dec 1; 173(11):6938-48.
  68. Martín-Fontecha A, Thomsen LL, Brett S, Gerard C, Lipp M, Lanzavecchia A, Sallusto F. Induced recruitment of NK cells to lymph nodes provides IFN-gamma for T(H)1 priming. Nat Immunol. 2004 Dec; 5(12):1260-5.
  69. Chiu BC, Freeman CM, Stolberg VR, Hu JS, Zeibecoglou K, Lu B, Gerard C, Charo IF, Lira SA, Chensue SW. Impaired lung dendritic cell activation in CCR2 knockout mice. Am J Pathol. 2004 Oct; 165(4):1199-209.
  70. Rappert A, Bechmann I, Pivneva T, Mahlo J, Biber K, Nolte C, Kovac AD, Gerard C, Boddeke HW, Nitsch R, Kettenmann H. CXCR3-dependent microglial recruitment is essential for dendrite loss after brain lesion. J Neurosci. 2004 Sep 29; 24(39):8500-9.
  71. Godau J, Heller T, Hawlisch H, Trappe M, Howells E, Best J, Zwirner J, Verbeek JS, Hogarth PM, Gerard C, Van Rooijen N, Klos A, Gessner JE, Köhl J. C5a initiates the inflammatory cascade in immune complex peritonitis. J Immunol. 2004 Sep 1; 173(5):3437-45.
  72. Kawamoto S, Yalcindag A, Laouini D, Brodeur S, Bryce P, Lu B, Humbles AA, Oettgen H, Gerard C, Geha RS. The anaphylatoxin C3a downregulates the Th2 response to epicutaneously introduced antigen. J Clin Invest. 2004 Aug; 114(3):399-407.
  73. Gerard C. Flies, mice, and surprises in dissecting environmental lung injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2004 Jul 15; 170(2):106-7.
  74. Wareing MD, Lyon AB, Lu B, Gerard C, Sarawar SR. Chemokine expression during the development and resolution of a pulmonary leukocyte response to influenza A virus infection in mice. J Leukoc Biol. 2004 Oct; 76(4):886-95.
  75. Jiang D, Liang J, Hodge J, Lu B, Zhu Z, Yu S, Fan J, Gao Y, Yin Z, Homer R, Gerard C, Noble PW. Regulation of pulmonary fibrosis by chemokine receptor CXCR3. J Clin Invest. 2004 Jul; 114(2):291-9.
  76. Yoneyama H, Matsuno K, Zhang Y, Nishiwaki T, Kitabatake M, Ueha S, Narumi S, Morikawa S, Ezaki T, Lu B, Gerard C, Ishikawa S, Matsushima K. Evidence for recruitment of plasmacytoid dendritic cell precursors to inflamed lymph nodes through high endothelial venules. Int Immunol. 2004 Jul; 16(7):915-28.
  77. Christensen JE, Nansen A, Moos T, Lu B, Gerard C, Christensen JP, Thomsen AR. Efficient T-cell surveillance of the CNS requires expression of the CXC chemokine receptor 3. J Neurosci. 2004 May 19; 24(20):4849-58.
  78. Akahira-Azuma M, Szczepanik M, Tsuji RF, Campos RA, Itakura A, Mobini N, McNiff J, Kawikova I, Lu B, Gerard C, Pober JS, Askenase PW. Early delayed-type hypersensitivity eosinophil infiltrates depend on T helper 2 cytokines and interferon-gamma via CXCR3 chemokines. Immunology. 2004 Mar; 111(3):306-17.
  79. Ma B, Zhu Z, Homer RJ, Gerard C, Strieter R, Elias JA. The C10/CCL6 chemokine and CCR1 play critical roles in the pathogenesis of IL-13-induced inflammation and remodeling. J Immunol. 2004 Feb 1; 172(3):1872-81.
  80. Iwata N, Mizukami H, Shirotani K, Takaki Y, Muramatsu S, Lu B, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Ozawa K, Saido TC. Presynaptic localization of neprilysin contributes to efficient clearance of amyloid-beta peptide in mouse brain. J Neurosci. 2004 Jan 28; 24(4):991-8.
  81. Seiler P, Aichele P, Bandermann S, Hauser AE, Lu B, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Ehlers S, Mollenkopf HJ, Kaufmann SH. Early granuloma formation after aerosol Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection is regulated by neutrophils via CXCR3-signaling chemokines. Eur J Immunol. 2003 Oct; 33(10):2676-86.
  82. Duffner U, Lu B, Hildebrandt GC, Teshima T, Williams DL, Reddy P, Ordemann R, Clouthier SG, Lowler K, Liu C, Gerard C, Cooke KR, Ferrara JL. Role of CXCR3-induced donor T-cell migration in acute GVHD. Exp Hematol. 2003 Oct; 31(10):897-902.
  83. Barbara G, De Giorgio R, Stanghellini V, Corinaldesi R, Cremon C, Gerard N, Gerard C, Grady EF, Bunnett NW, Blennerhassett PA, Collins SM. Neutral endopeptidase (EC 3.4.24.11) downregulates the onset of intestinal inflammation in the nematode infected mouse. Gut. 2003 Oct; 52(10):1457-64.
  84. Gerard CJ, Dell'Aringa J, Hale KA, Klump WM. A sensitive, real-time, RNA-specific PCR method for the detection of recombinant AAV-CFTR vector expression. Gene Ther. 2003 Sep; 10(20):1744-53.
  85. Okinaga S, Slattery D, Humbles A, Zsengeller Z, Morteau O, Kinrade MB, Brodbeck RM, Krause JE, Choe HR, Gerard NP, Gerard C. C5L2, a nonsignaling C5A binding protein. Biochemistry. 2003 Aug 12; 42(31):9406-15.
  86. Baker MS, Chen X, Rotramel AR, Nelson JJ, Lu B, Gerard C, Kanwar Y, Kaufman DB. Genetic deletion of chemokine receptor CXCR3 or antibody blockade of its ligand IP-10 modulates posttransplantation graft-site lymphocytic infiltrates and prolongs functional graft survival in pancreatic islet allograft recipients. Surgery. 2003 Aug; 134(2):126-33.
  87. Gao J, Choe H, Bota D, Wright PL, Gerard C, Gerard NP. Sulfation of tyrosine 174 in the human C3a receptor is essential for binding of C3a anaphylatoxin. J Biol Chem. 2003 Sep 26; 278(39):37902-8.
  88. Rodriguez-Sosa M, Rosas LE, Terrazas LI, Lu B, Gerard C, Satoskar AR. CC chemokine receptor 1 enhances susceptibility to Leishmania major during early phase of infection. Immunol Cell Biol. 2003 Apr; 81(2):114-20.
  89. Gerard C. Complement C5a in the sepsis syndrome--too much of a good thing? N Engl J Med. 2003 Jan 9; 348(2):167-9.
  90. Grant EP, Picarella D, Burwell T, Delaney T, Croci A, Avitahl N, Humbles AA, Gutierrez-Ramos JC, Briskin M, Gerard C, Coyle AJ. Essential role for the C5a receptor in regulating the effector phase of synovial infiltration and joint destruction in experimental arthritis. J Exp Med. 2002 Dec 2; 196(11):1461-71.
  91. Gerard NP, Gerard C. Complement in allergy and asthma. Curr Opin Immunol. 2002 Dec; 14(6):705-8.
  92. Frigerio S, Junt T, Lu B, Gerard C, Zumsteg U, Holländer GA, Piali L. Beta cells are responsible for CXCR3-mediated T-cell infiltration in insulitis. Nat Med. 2002 Dec; 8(12):1414-20.
  93. Farzan M, Chung S, Li W, Vasilieva N, Wright PL, Schnitzler CE, Marchione RJ, Gerard C, Gerard NP, Sodroski J, Choe H. Tyrosine-sulfated peptides functionally reconstitute a CCR5 variant lacking a critical amino-terminal region. J Biol Chem. 2002 Oct 25; 277(43):40397-402.
  94. Luo Y, Berman MA, Zhai Q, Fischer FR, Abromson-Leeman SR, Zhang Y, Kuziel WA, Gerard C, Dorf ME. RANTES stimulates inflammatory cascades and receptor modulation in murine astrocytes. Glia. 2002 Jul; 39(1):19-30.
  95. Gurish MF, Humbles A, Tao H, Finkelstein S, Boyce JA, Gerard C, Friend DS, Austen KF. CCR3 is required for tissue eosinophilia and larval cytotoxicity after infection with Trichinella spiralis. J Immunol. 2002 Jun 1; 168(11):5730-6.
  96. Fukami S, Watanabe K, Iwata N, Haraoka J, Lu B, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Fraser P, Westaway D, St George-Hyslop P, Saido TC. Abeta-degrading endopeptidase, neprilysin, in mouse brain: synaptic and axonal localization inversely correlating with Abeta pathology. Neurosci Res. 2002 May; 43(1):39-56.
  97. Rappert A, Biber K, Nolte C, Lipp M, Schubel A, Lu B, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Boddeke HW, Kettenmann H. Secondary lymphoid tissue chemokine (CCL21) activates CXCR3 to trigger a Cl- current and chemotaxis in murine microglia. J Immunol. 2002 Apr 1; 168(7):3221-6.
  98. Reiman R, Gerard C, Campbell IL, Barnum SR. Disruption of the C5a receptor gene fails to protect against experimental allergic encephalomyelitis. Eur J Immunol. 2002 Apr; 32(4):1157-63.
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  238. Lammers KM, Lu R, Brownley J, Lu B, Gerard C, Thomas K, Rallabhandi P, Shea-Donohue T, Tamiz A, Alkan S, Netzel-Arnett S, Antalis T, Vogel SN, Fasano A. Gliadin induces an increase in intestinal permeability and zonulin release by binding to the chemokine receptor CXCR3. Gastroenterology. 2008 Jul; 135(1):194-204.e3.
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  240. Abonia JP, Friend DS, Austen WG, Moore FD, Carroll MC, Chan R, Afnan J, Humbles A, Gerard C, Knight P, Kanaoka Y, Yasuda S, Morokawa N, Austen KF, Stevens RL, Gurish MF. Mast cell protease 5 mediates ischemia-reperfusion injury of mouse skeletal muscle. J Immunol. 2005 Jun 1; 174(11):7285-91.
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  244. Oberbarnscheidt MH, Walch JM, Li Q, Williams AL, Walters JT, Hoffman RA, Demetris AJ, Gerard C, Camirand G, Lakkis FG. Memory T cells migrate to and reject vascularized cardiac allografts independent of the chemokine receptor CXCR3. Transplantation. 2011 Apr 27; 91(8):827-32.
  245. Jacobs JP, Ortiz-Lopez A, Campbell JJ, Gerard CJ, Mathis D, Benoist C. Deficiency of CXCR2, but not other chemokine receptors, attenuates autoantibody-mediated arthritis in a murine model. Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Jul; 62(7):1921-32.
  246. Dempsey EC, Wick MJ, Karoor V, Barr EJ, Tallman DW, Wehling CA, Walchak SJ, Laudi S, Le M, Oka M, Majka S, Cool CD, Fagan KA, Klemm DJ, Hersh LB, Gerard NP, Gerard C, Miller YE. Neprilysin null mice develop exaggerated pulmonary vascular remodeling in response to chronic hypoxia. Am J Pathol. 2009 Mar; 174(3):782-96.
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  252. Takeda A, Baffi JZ, Kleinman ME, Cho WG, Nozaki M, Yamada K, Kaneko H, Albuquerque RJ, Dridi S, Saito K, Raisler BJ, Budd SJ, Geisen P, Munitz A, Ambati BK, Green MG, Ishibashi T, Wright JD, Humbles AA, Gerard CJ, Ogura Y, Pan Y, Smith JR, Grisanti S, Hartnett ME, Rothenberg ME, Ambati J. CCR3 is a target for age-related macular degeneration diagnosis and therapy. Nature. 2009 Jul 9; 460(7252):225-30.
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