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Amanda's Work on Elucidating the Mechanism Through Which NK Cells are Activated During HSV-2 Infect

Inflammatory monocytes require type I interferon receptor signaling to activate NK cells via IL-18 during a mucosal viral infection.

Lee AJ, Chen B, Chew MV, Barra NG, Shenouda MM, Nham T, van Rooijen N, Jordana M, Mossman KL, Schreiber RD, Mack M, Ashkar AA.

J Exp Med. 2017 Apr 3;214(4):1153-1167. doi: 10.1084/jem.20160880. Epub 2017 Mar 6.

PMID: 28264883

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