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Center for AIDS Health Disparities Research

Center for AIDS Health Disparities Research Administration Team

Fernando Villalta, PhD

Chair, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology, Interim Director CAHDR, & Professor
School of Medicine

(615) 327-6510
fvillalta@mmc.edu

Center for AIDS Health Disparities Research Research Team

Center for AIDS Health Disparities Research Publications

piRNAs as Modulators of Disease Pathogenesis.
Kayla J Rayford, Ayorinde Cooley, Jelonia T Rumph, Ashutosh Arun, Girish Rachakonda, Fernando Villalta, Maria F Lima, Siddharth Pratap, Smita Misra, Pius N Nde

Bortezomib Sustains T Cell Function by Inducing miR-155-Mediated Downregulation of SOCS1 and SHIP1.
Ariana N Renrick, Menaka C Thounaojam, Maria Teresa P de Aquino, Evan Chaudhuri, Jui Pandhare, Chandravanu Dash, Anil Shanker

Building a Diverse Workforce and Thinkforce to Reduce Health Disparities.
Richard Yanagihara, Marla J Berry, Monica J Carson, Sandra P Chang, Heather Corliss, Marc B Cox, Georges Haddad, Christine Hohmann, Scott T Kelley, Eun Sook Yu Lee, Bruce G Link, Richard J Noel, Julie Pickrel, James T Porter, Gregory J Quirk, Temesgen Samuel, Jonathan K Stiles, Angela U Sy, Deborah A Taira, Mary Jo Trepka, Fernando Villalta, Thomas E Wiese

Activation of proline biosynthesis is critical to maintain glutamate homeostasis during acute methamphetamine exposure.
Bobby Jones, Muthukumar Balasubramaniam, Joseph J Lebowitz, Anne Taylor, Fernando Villalta, Habibeh Khoshbouei, Carrie Grueter, Brad Grueter, Chandravanu Dash, Jui Pandhare

Trypanosoma cruzi Modulates PIWI-Interacting RNA Expression in Primary Human Cardiac Myocytes during the Early Phase of Infection.
Kayla J Rayford, Ayorinde Cooley, Ashutosh Arun, Girish Rachakonda, Yulia Kleschenko, Fernando Villalta, Siddharth Pratap, Maria F Lima, Pius N Nde