Selected Publications

1. Wu, J., Ma, S., Sandhoff, R., Ming, Y.,  Hotz-Wagenblatt, A.,  Timmerman, V.,  Bonello-Palot, N.,  Schlotter-Weigel, B., Auer-Grumbach, M., Seeman, P., Löscher, Wolfgang N., Reindl, M., Weiss, F., Mah, E., Weisshaar, N., Madi, A., Mohr, K., Schlimbach, T., Velasco Cárdenas, Rubí M.-H., Koeppel, J.,Grünschläger, F., Müller, L., Baumeister, M., Brügger, B., Schmitt, M., Wabnitz, G., Samstag, Y., Cui, G.*. Loss of Neurological Disease HSAN-I-Associated Gene SPTLC2 Impairs CD8+ T Cell Responses to Infection by Inhibiting T Cell Metabolic Fitness. (2019) Immunity In press.

2. Weisshaar, N., Madi, A., and Cui, G.* (2018). Early TCR Signaling Sweetens Effector Function through PDHK1. Trends in Endocrinology & Metabolism.

3. Cui, G., Staron, Matthew M., Gray, Simon M., Ho, P.-C., Amezquita, Robert A., Wu, J., and Kaech, Susan M. (2015). IL-7-Induced Glycerol Transport and TAG Synthesis Promotes Memory CD8+ T Cell Longevity. Cell 161, 750-761.

4. Cui, G., Qin, X., Wu, L., Zhang, Y., Sheng, X., Yu, Q., Sheng, H., Xi, B., Zhang, J.Z., and Zang, Y.Q. (2011). Liver X receptor (LXR) mediates negative regulation of mouse and human Th17 differentiation. J Clin Invest 121, 658-670.

5. Cui, G., Zhang, Y., Gong, Z., Zhang, J.Z., and Zang, Y.Q. (2009). Induction of CD4+CD25+Foxp3+ regulatory T cell response by glatiramer acetate in type 1 diabetes. Cell Res 19, 574-583.

6. Cui, G., Qin, X., Zhang, Y., Gong, Z., Ge, B., and Zang, Y.Q. (2009). Berberine differentially modulates the activities of ERK, p38 MAPK, and JNK to suppress Th17 and Th1 T cell differentiation in type 1 diabetic mice. J Biol Chem 284, 28420-28429.


Other Publications

1. Lamas-Murua, M., Stolp, B., Kaw, S., Thoma, J., Tsopoulidis, N., Trautz, B., Ambiel, I., Reif, T., Arora, S., Imle, A., Tibroni, N., Wu, J., Cui, G., Stein, J.V., Tanaka, M., Lyck, R., and Fackler, O.T. (2018). HIV-1 Nef Disrupts CD4(+) T Lymphocyte Polarity, Extravasation, and Homing to Lymph Nodes via Its Nef-Associated Kinase Complex Interface. J Immunol.


2. Hwangbo, C., Wu, J., Papangeli, I., Adachi, T., Sharma, B., Park, S., Zhao, L., Ju, H., Go, G.W., Cui, G., Inayathullah, M., Job, J.K., Rajadas, J., Kwei, S.L., Li, M.O., Morrison, A.R., Quertermous, T., Mani, A., Red-Horse, K., and Chun, H.J. (2017). Endothelial APLNR regulates tissue fatty acid uptake and is essential for apelin's glucose-lowering effects. Sci Transl Med 9.

3. Ho, P.C., Bihuniak, J.D., Macintyre, A.N., Staron, M., Liu, X., Amezquita, R., Tsui, Y.C., Cui, G., Micevic, G., Perales, J.C., Kleinstein, S.H., Abel, E.D., Insogna, K.L., Feske, S., Locasale, J.W., Bosenberg, M.W., Rathmell, J.C., and Kaech, S.M. (2015). Phosphoenolpyruvate Is a Metabolic Checkpoint of Anti-tumor T Cell Responses. Cell 162, 1217-1228.

4. Staron, M.M., Gray, S.M., Marshall, H.D., Parish, I.A., Chen, J.H., Perry, C.J., Cui, G., Li, M.O., and Kaech, S.M. (2014). The transcription factor FoxO1 sustains expression of the inhibitory receptor PD-1 and survival of antiviral CD8(+) T cells during chronic infection. Immunity 41, 802-814.

5. Han, R., Lai, R., Ding, Q., Wang, Z., Luo, X., Zhang, Y., Cui, G., He, J., Liu, W., and Chen, Y. (2007). Apolipoprotein A-I stimulates AMP-activated protein kinase and improves glucose metabolism. Diabetologia 50, 1960-1968.

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