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    • Concordant Proficiency in Measurement of T-Cell Immunity in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Vaccine Clinical Trials by Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cell and Enzyme-Linked Immunospot Assays in Laboratories from Three Continents 

      Boaz, Mark J.; Hayes, Peter; Tarragona, Tony; Seamons, Laura; Cooper, Andrew; Birungi, Josephine; Kitandwe, Paul; Semaganda, Aloysius; Kaleebu, Pontiano; Stevens, Gwynneth; Anzala, Omu; Farah, Bashir; Ogola, Simon; Indangasi, Jackton; Mhlanga, Patrick; Eeden, Melanie Van; Thakar, Madhuri; Pujari, Ashwini; Mishra, Shadri; Goonetilleke, Nilu; Moore, Stephen; Mahmoud, Abdul; Sathyamoorthy, Pattabiraman; Mahalingam, Jayashri; Narayanan, Paranji R.; Ramanathan, Vadakkuppattu D.; Cox, Josephine H.; Dally, Len; Gill, Dilbinder K.; Gilmour, Jill (Clinical and vaccine immunology, 2009-02)
      The gamma interferon (IFN-_) enzyme-linked immunospot (ELISPOT) assay is used routinely to evaluate the potency of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) vaccine candidates and other vaccine candidates. In order to compare ...
    • Equivalence of ELISpot Assays Demonstrated between Major HIV Network Laboratories 

      Gill, Dilbinder K.; Huang, Yunda; Levine, Gail L.; Sambor, Anna; Carter, Donald K.; Sato, Alicia; Kopycinski, Jakub; Hayes, Peter; Hahn, Bridget; Birungi, Josephine; Tarragona-Fiol, Tony; Wan, Hong; Randles, Mark; Cooper, Andrew Raxworthy; Ssemaganda, Aloysius; Clark, Lorna; Kaleebu, Pontiano; Self, Steven G.; Koup, Richard; Wood, Blake; McElrath, M. Juliana; Cox, Josephine H.; Hural, John; Gilmour, Jill (PLOS ONE, 2010-12-14)
      Background: The Comprehensive T Cell Vaccine Immune Monitoring Consortium (CTC-VIMC) was created to provide standardized immunogenicity monitoring services for HIV vaccine trials. The ex vivo interferon-gamma (IFN-c) ELISpot ...
    • A Phase 2 Study to Evaluate the Safety and Immunogenicity of a Recombinant HIV Type 1 Vaccine Basedon Adeno-Associated Virus. 

      Vardas, Eftyhia; Kaleebu, Pontiano; Bekker, Linda-Gail; Hoosen, Anwar; Chomba, Elwyn; Johnson, Philip R.; Anklesaria, Pervin; Birungi, Josephine; Barin, Burc; Boaz, Mark; Cox, Josephine; Lehrman, Jennifer; Stevens, Gwynn; Gilmour, Jill; Tarragona, Tony; Hayes, Peter; Lowenbein, Sarah; Kizito, Eva; Fast, Patricia; Heald, Alison E.; Schmidt, Claudia (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2010-08-12)
      The recombinant vaccine, tgAAC09, based on an adeno-associated virus serotype 2 (AAV2) vector encoding HIV-1 subtype C Gag, protease, and part of reverse transcriptase, induced robust T cell and antibody responses in ...
    • Standardization of cytokine flow cytometry assays 

      Maecker, Holden T.; Rinfret, Aline; D'Souza, Patricia; Darden, Janice; Roig, Eva; Landry, Claire; Hayes, Peter; Birungi, Josephine; Anzala, Omu; Garcia, Miguel; Harari, Alexandre; Frank, Ian; Baydo, Ruth; Baker, Megan; Holbrook, Jennifer; Ottinger, Janet; Lamoreaux, Laurie; Epling, C. Lorrie; Sinclair, Elizabeth; Suni, Maria A.; Punt, Kara; Calarota, Sandra; El-Bahi, Sophia; Alter, Gailet; Maila, Hazel; Kuta, Ellen; Cox, Josephine; Gray, Clive; Altfeld, Marcus; Nougarede, Nolwenn; Boyer, Jean; Tussey, Lynda; Tobery, Timothy; Bredt, Barry; Roederer, Mario; Koup, Richard; Maino, Vernon C.; Weinhold, Kent; Pantaleo, Giuseppe; Gilmour, Jill; Horton, Helen; Sekaly, Rafick P. (BioMed Central Ltd., 2005-06-24)
      Background: Cytokine flow cytometry (CFC) or intracellular cytokine staining (ICS) can quantitate antigen-specific T cell responses in settings such as experimental vaccination. Standardization of ICS among laboratories ...