Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (1993), Molecular Biology
Medical School
Unlisted - International Colle (2000), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Developing novel biomarkers for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with upper gastrointestinal malignancies especially hepatocellular carcinoma and pancreatic cancer.


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor modulators: a new class of immunosuppressants.
Yopp AC, Ledgerwood LG, Ochando JC, Bromberg JS Clin Transplant 2006 Nov-Dec 20 6 788-95
Dysphagia lusoria and aberrant right subclavian artery.
Yopp AC, Abrol S, Cunningham JN, Lazzaro RS J. Am. Coll. Surg. 2006 Jan 202 1 198
Sphingosine 1-phosphate receptors regulate chemokine-driven transendothelial migration of lymph node but not splenic T cells.
Yopp AC, Ochando JC, Mao M, Ledgerwood L, Ding Y, Bromberg JS J. Immunol. 2005 Sep 175 5 2913-24
Lymph node occupancy is required for the peripheral development of alloantigen-specific Foxp3+ regulatory T cells.
Ochando JC, Yopp AC, Yang Y, Garin A, Li Y, Boros P, Llodra J, Ding Y, Lira SA, Krieger NR, Bromberg JS J. Immunol. 2005 Jun 174 11 6993-7005
TGF-beta induces Foxp3 + T-regulatory cells from CD4 + CD25 - precursors.
Fu S, Zhang N, Yopp AC, Chen D, Mao M, Chen D, Zhang H, Ding Y, Bromberg JS Am. J. Transplant. 2004 Oct 4 10 1614-27
Therapeutic manipulation of T cell chemotaxis in transplantation.
Yopp AC, Krieger NR, Ochando JC, Bromberg JS Curr. Opin. Immunol. 2004 Oct 16 5 571-7
FTY720-enhanced T cell homing is dependent on CCR2, CCR5, CCR7, and CXCR4: evidence for distinct chemokine compartments.
Yopp AC, Fu S, Honig SM, Randolph GJ, Ding Y, Krieger NR, Bromberg JS J. Immunol. 2004 Jul 173 2 855-65
CD4+ CD25+ CD62+ T-regulatory cell subset has optimal suppressive and proliferative potential.
Fu S, Yopp AC, Mao X, Chen D, Zhang N, Chen D, Mao M, Ding Y, Bromberg JS Am. J. Transplant. 2004 Jan 4 1 65-78
Leukotrienes, sphingolipids, and leukocyte trafficking.
Yopp AC, Randolph GJ, Bromberg JS J. Immunol. 2003 Jul 171 1 5-10

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Hepatopancreatobiliary Association
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Society of Surgical Oncology