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Jing Hong Wang

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM-Immunology Microbiology

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    2011 - 2014Boettcher Foundation Webb-Waring Early Career Investigator Award, University of Colorado
    2012 - 2015American Society of Hematology (ASH) Scholar, University of Colorado
    2012Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, National Jewish Health
    2017AAI Lustgarten-Thermo Fisher Scientific Memorial Award, University of Colorado

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    R01CA166325     (WANG, JING HONG)Jul 9, 2012 - Apr 30, 2017
    Mechanisms promoting translocations and mature B cell lymphomas
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R21AI110777     (WANG, JING HONG)Nov 6, 2014 - Oct 31, 2016
    Role of Target DNA sequences in mutation and DNA Break Generation
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R21CA184707     (WANG, JING HONG)Dec 1, 2014 - Nov 30, 2016
    Genomic instability mediated via differential DNA repair mechanisms in B cells
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R21AI133110     (WANG, JING HONG)Jan 15, 2018 - Dec 31, 2019
    A Novel Approach to Evaluate Genetic Variants in Primary Antibody Deficiency
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Mishra AK, Kadoishi T, Wang X, Driver E, Chen Z, Wang XJ, Wang JH. Squamous cell carcinomas escape immune surveillance via inducing chronic activation and exhaustion of CD8+ T Cells co-expressing PD-1 and LAG-3 inhibitory receptors. Oncotarget. 2016 Dec 06; 7(49):81341-81356. PMID: 27835902.
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    2. Chen Z, Gowan K, Leach SM, Viboolsittiseri SS, Mishra AK, Kadoishi T, Diener K, Gao B, Jones K, Wang JH. Unexpected effects of different genetic backgrounds on identification of genomic rearrangements via whole-genome next generation sequencing. BMC Genomics. 2016 10 21; 17(1):823. PMID: 27769169.
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    3. Chen Z, Eder MD, Elos MT, Viboolsittiseri SS, Chen X, Wang JH. Interplay between Target Sequences and Repair Pathways Determines Distinct Outcomes of AID-Initiated Lesions. J Immunol. 2016 Mar 01; 196(5):2335-47. PMID: 26810227; PMCID: PMC4760233.
    4. Chen Z, Elos MT, Viboolsittiseri SS, Gowan K, Leach SM, Rice M, Eder MD, Jones K, Wang JH. Combined deletion of Xrcc4 and Trp53 in mouse germinal center B cells leads to novel B cell lymphomas with clonal heterogeneity. J Hematol Oncol. 2016 Jan 07; 9:2. PMID: 26740101; PMCID: PMC4704435.
    5. Yeap LS, Hwang JK, Du Z, Meyers RM, Meng FL, Jakubauskaite A, Liu M, Mani V, Neuberg D, Kepler TB, Wang JH, Alt FW. Sequence-Intrinsic Mechanisms that Target AID Mutational Outcomes on Antibody Genes. Cell. 2015 Nov 19; 163(5):1124-1137. PMID: 26582132; PMCID: PMC4751889 [Available on 11/19/16].
    6. Chen Z, Ranganath S, Viboolsittiseri SS, Eder MD, Chen X, Elos MT, Yuan S, Hansen E, Wang JH. Correction: AID-Initiated DNA Lesions Are Differentially Processed in Distinct B Cell Populations. J Immunol. 2015 Feb 01; 194(3):1383. PMID: 25596302.
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    7. Chen Z, Ranganath S, Viboolsittiseri SS, Eder MD, Chen X, Elos MT, Yuan S, Yuan S, Hansen E, Wang JH. AID-initiated DNA lesions are differentially processed in distinct B cell populations. J Immunol. 2014 Dec 01; 193(11):5545-56. PMID: 25339658; PMCID: PMC4239163.
    8. Chen Z, Wang JH. Generation and repair of AID-initiated DNA lesions in B lymphocytes. Front Med. 2014 Jun; 8(2):201-16. PMID: 24748462; PMCID: PMC4039616.
    9. Lu Y, Wu Y, Feng X, Shen R, Wang JH, Fallahi M, Li W, Yang C, Hankey W, Zhao W, Ganju RK, Li MO, Cleveland JL, Zou X. CDK4 deficiency promotes genomic instability and enhances Myc-driven lymphomagenesis. J Clin Invest. 2014 Apr; 124(4):1672-84. PMID: 24614102; PMCID: PMC3973114.
    10. Hosomi S, Chen Z, Baker K, Chen L, Huang YH, Olszak T, Zeissig S, Wang JH, Mandelboim O, Beauchemin N, Lanier LL, Blumberg RS. CEACAM1 on activated NK cells inhibits NKG2D-mediated cytolytic function and signaling. Eur J Immunol. 2013 Sep; 43(9):2473-83. PMID: 23696226; PMCID: PMC3775953.
    11. Wang JH. The role of activation-induced deaminase in antibody diversification and genomic instability. Immunol Res. 2013 Mar; 55(1-3):287-97. PMID: 22956489.
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    12. Chen Z, Yan CT, Dou Y, Viboolsittiseri SS, Wang JH. The role of a newly identified SET domain-containing protein, SETD3, in oncogenesis. Haematologica. 2013 May; 98(5):739-43. PMID: 23065515; PMCID: PMC3640118.
    13. Chen Z, Viboolsittiseri SS, O'Connor BP, Wang JH. Target DNA sequence directly regulates the frequency of activation-induced deaminase-dependent mutations. J Immunol. 2012 Oct 15; 189(8):3970-82. PMID: 22962683.
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    14. Wang JH. Mechanisms and impacts of chromosomal translocations in cancers. Front Med. 2012 Sep; 6(3):263-74. PMID: 22865120.
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    15. Boboila C, Oksenych V, Gostissa M, Wang JH, Zha S, Zhang Y, Chai H, Lee CS, Jankovic M, Saez LM, Nussenzweig MC, McKinnon PJ, Alt FW, Schwer B. Robust chromosomal DNA repair via alternative end-joining in the absence of X-ray repair cross-complementing protein 1 (XRCC1). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Feb 14; 109(7):2473-8. PMID: 22308491; PMCID: PMC3289296.
    16. Jeevan-Raj BP, Robert I, Heyer V, Page A, Wang JH, Cammas F, Alt FW, Losson R, Reina-San-Martin B. Epigenetic tethering of AID to the donor switch region during immunoglobulin class switch recombination. J Exp Med. 2011 Aug 01; 208(8):1649-60. PMID: 21746811; PMCID: PMC3149220.
    17. Boboila C, Yan C, Wesemann DR, Jankovic M, Wang JH, Manis J, Nussenzweig A, Nussenzweig M, Alt FW. Alternative end-joining catalyzes class switch recombination in the absence of both Ku70 and DNA ligase 4. J Exp Med. 2010 Feb 15; 207(2):417-27. PMID: 20142431; PMCID: PMC2822597.
    18. Rucci F, Notarangelo LD, Fazeli A, Patrizi L, Hickernell T, Paganini T, Coakley KM, Detre C, Keszei M, Walter JE, Feldman L, Cheng HL, Poliani PL, Wang JH, Balter BB, Recher M, Andersson EM, Zha S, Giliani S, Terhorst C, Alt FW, Yan CT. Homozygous DNA ligase IV R278H mutation in mice leads to leaky SCID and represents a model for human LIG4 syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Feb 16; 107(7):3024-9. PMID: 20133615; PMCID: PMC2840307.
    19. Boboila C, Jankovic M, Yan CT, Wang JH, Wesemann DR, Zhang T, Fazeli A, Feldman L, Nussenzweig A, Nussenzweig M, Alt FW. Alternative end-joining catalyzes robust IgH locus deletions and translocations in the combined absence of ligase 4 and Ku70. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Feb 16; 107(7):3034-9. PMID: 20133803; PMCID: PMC2840344.
    20. Wang JH, Gostissa M, Yan CT, Goff P, Hickernell T, Hansen E, Difilippantonio S, Wesemann DR, Zarrin AA, Rajewsky K, Nussenzweig A, Alt FW. Mechanisms promoting translocations in editing and switching peripheral B cells. Nature. 2009 Jul 09; 460(7252):231-6. PMID: 19587764; PMCID: PMC2907259.
    21. Wang JH, Alt FW, Gostissa M, Datta A, Murphy M, Alimzhanov MB, Coakley KM, Rajewsky K, Manis JP, Yan CT. Oncogenic transformation in the absence of Xrcc4 targets peripheral B cells that have undergone editing and switching. J Exp Med. 2008 Dec 22; 205(13):3079-90. PMID: 19064702; PMCID: PMC2605230.
    22. Chaudhuri J, Basu U, Zarrin A, Yan C, Franco S, Perlot T, Vuong B, Wang J, Phan RT, Datta A, Manis J, Alt FW. Evolution of the immunoglobulin heavy chain class switch recombination mechanism. Adv Immunol. 2007; 94:157-214. PMID: 17560275.
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    23. Lee Y, Chin RK, Christiansen P, Sun Y, Tumanov AV, Wang J, Chervonsky AV, Fu YX. Recruitment and activation of naive T cells in the islets by lymphotoxin beta receptor-dependent tertiary lymphoid structure. Immunity. 2006 Sep; 25(3):499-509. PMID: 16934497.
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    24. Wang YG, Kim KD, Wang J, Yu P, Fu YX. Stimulating lymphotoxin beta receptor on the dendritic cells is critical for their homeostasis and expansion. J Immunol. 2005 Nov 15; 175(10):6997-7002. PMID: 16272360.
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    25. Anders RA, Subudhi SK, Wang J, Pfeffer K, Fu YX. Contribution of the lymphotoxin beta receptor to liver regeneration. J Immunol. 2005 Jul 15; 175(2):1295-300. PMID: 16002734.
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    26. Wang J, Anders RA, Wang Y, Turner JR, Abraham C, Pfeffer K, Fu YX. The critical role of LIGHT in promoting intestinal inflammation and Crohn's disease. J Immunol. 2005 Jun 15; 174(12):8173-82. PMID: 15944326.
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    27. Wang J, Fu YX. Tumor necrosis factor family members and inflammatory bowel disease. Immunol Rev. 2005 Apr; 204:144-55. PMID: 15790356.
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    28. Wang Y, Subudhi SK, Anders RA, Lo J, Sun Y, Blink S, Wang Y, Wang J, Liu X, Mink K, Degrandi D, Pfeffer K, Fu YX. The role of herpesvirus entry mediator as a negative regulator of T cell-mediated responses. J Clin Invest. 2005 Mar; 115(3):711-7. PMID: 15696194; PMCID: PMC546456.
    29. Zarrin AA, Tian M, Wang J, Borjeson T, Alt FW. Influence of switch region length on immunoglobulin class switch recombination. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Feb 15; 102(7):2466-70. PMID: 15684074; PMCID: PMC548964.
    30. Wang J, Anders RA, Wu Q, Peng D, Cho JH, Sun Y, Karaliukas R, Kang HS, Turner JR, Fu YX. Dysregulated LIGHT expression on T cells mediates intestinal inflammation and contributes to IgA nephropathy. J Clin Invest. 2004 Mar; 113(6):826-35. PMID: 15067315; PMCID: PMC362120.
    31. Yu P, Lee Y, Liu W, Chin RK, Wang J, Wang Y, Schietinger A, Philip M, Schreiber H, Fu YX. Priming of naive T cells inside tumors leads to eradication of established tumors. Nat Immunol. 2004 Feb; 5(2):141-9. PMID: 14704792.
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    32. Wang J, Fu YX. The role of LIGHT in T cell-mediated immunity. Immunol Res. 2004; 30(2):201-14. PMID: 15477661.
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    33. Chin R, Wang J, Fu YX. Lymphoid microenvironment in the gut for immunoglobulin A and inflammation. Immunol Rev. 2003 Oct; 195:190-201. PMID: 12969319.
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    34. Wang J, Fu YX. LIGHT (a cellular ligand for herpes virus entry mediator and lymphotoxin receptor)-mediated thymocyte deletion is dependent on the interaction between TCR and MHC/self-peptide. J Immunol. 2003 Apr 15; 170(8):3986-93. PMID: 12682226.
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    35. Wang J, Foster A, Chin R, Yu P, Sun Y, Wang Y, Pfeffer K, Fu YX. The complementation of lymphotoxin deficiency with LIGHT, a newly discovered TNF family member, for the restoration of secondary lymphoid structure and function. Eur J Immunol. 2002 Jul; 32(7):1969-79. PMID: 12115617.
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    36. Wang J, Lo JC, Foster A, Yu P, Chen HM, Wang Y, Tamada K, Chen L, Fu YX. The regulation of T cell homeostasis and autoimmunity by T cell-derived LIGHT. J Clin Invest. 2001 Dec; 108(12):1771-80. PMID: 11748260; PMCID: PMC209470.
    37. Wang J, Chun T, Lo JC, Wu Q, Wang Y, Foster A, Roca K, Chen M, Tamada K, Chen L, Wang CR, Fu YX. The critical role of LIGHT, a TNF family member, in T cell development. J Immunol. 2001 Nov 01; 167(9):5099-105. PMID: 11673520.
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    38. Wu Q, Sun Y, Wang J, Lin X, Wang Y, Pegg LE, F├╝tterer A, Pfeffer K, Fu YX. Signal via lymphotoxin-beta R on bone marrow stromal cells is required for an early checkpoint of NK cell development. J Immunol. 2001 Feb 01; 166(3):1684-9. PMID: 11160211.
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    39. Wang Y, Wang J, Sun Y, Wu Q, Fu YX. Complementary effects of TNF and lymphotoxin on the formation of germinal center and follicular dendritic cells. J Immunol. 2001 Jan 01; 166(1):330-7. PMID: 11123309.
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    40. Wang Y, Huang G, Wang J, Molina H, Chaplin DD, Fu YX. Antigen persistence is required for somatic mutation and affinity maturation of immunoglobulin. Eur J Immunol. 2000 Aug; 30(8):2226-34. PMID: 10940914.
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    41. Wu Q, Wang Y, Wang J, Hedgeman EO, Browning JL, Fu YX. The requirement of membrane lymphotoxin for the presence of dendritic cells in lymphoid tissues. J Exp Med. 1999 Sep 06; 190(5):629-38. PMID: 10477548; PMCID: PMC2195624.
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