Education

Undergraduate
University of Rochester (2000), Chemistry
Graduate School
Cornell University Medical Col (2007), Molecular & Cell Biology

Research Interest

  • host-pathogen interactions
  • innate immune response to viral infection
  • viral pathogenesis and host genetic determinants
  • virus reporters (fluorescent/luminescent) and screening technology

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Cell-Based Screen Identifies Human Interferon-Stimulated Regulators of Listeria monocytogenes Infection.
Perelman SS, Abrams ME, Eitson JL, Chen D, Jimenez A, Mettlen M, Schoggins JW, Alto NM PLoS Pathog. 2016 Dec 12 12 e1006102
Identification of Interferon-Stimulated Genes with Antiretroviral Activity.
Kane M, Zang TM, Rihn SJ, Zhang F, Kueck T, Alim M, Schoggins J, Rice CM, Wilson SJ, Bieniasz PD Cell Host Microbe 2016 Sep 20 3 392-405
Common variants associated with general and MMR vaccine-related febrile seizures.
Feenstra B, Pasternak B, Geller F, Carstensen L, Wang T, Huang F, Eitson JL, Hollegaard MV, Svanström H, Vestergaard M, Hougaard DM, Schoggins JW, Jan LY, Melbye M, Hviid A Nat. Genet. 2014 Oct
Interferon-stimulated genes: roles in viral pathogenesis.
Schoggins JW Curr Opin Virol 2014 Apr 6C 40-46
MX2 is an interferon-induced inhibitor of HIV-1 infection.
Kane M, Yadav SS, Bitzegeio J, Kutluay SB, Zang T, Wilson SJ, Schoggins JW, Rice CM, Yamashita M, Hatziioannou T, Bieniasz PD Nature 2013 Oct
Lipids in innate antiviral defense.
Schoggins JW, Randall G Cell Host Microbe 2013 Oct 14 4 379-85

Honors & Awards

  • Clayton Foundation Scholar
    (2016)
  • Rita Allen Foundation Scholar
    (2015-2020)
  • NIH Director's New Innovator Award
    (2014-2019)
  • Seymour and Vivian Milstein Young Investigator Award
    (2013)
  • NIH K01 Career Development Award
    (2012)
  • Sidney & Joan Pestka Award for Excellence in Interferon Research
    (2011)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Microbiology (2014)
  • International Cytokine and Interferon Society (2011)
  • American Society of Virology (2009)