Research Assistant 
2015- 2016
 

Training

BA, Biology, University of Northern Iowa, 2003

Research

I primarily study the immune response in mice following different viral infections.

Publications associated with the lab

  1. Martin MD, DB Danahy, SM Hartwig, JT Harty, and VP Badovinac. Revealing the Complexity in CD8 T Cell Responses to Infection in Inbred C57B/6 versus Outbred Swiss Mice. Front Immunol. 8:1527 (2017) [PubMed]
  2. Danahy DB, SM Anthony, IJ Jensen, SM Hartwig, Q Shan, HH Xue, JT Harty, TS Griffith, and VP Badovinac. Polymicrobial sepsis impairs bystander recruitment of effector cells to infected skin despite optimal sensing and alarming function of skin resident memory CD8 T cells. PLoS Pathog 13: 9 (2017) [PubMed]
  3. Van Braeckel-Budimir N, MD Martin, SM Hartwig, KL Legge, VP Badovinac, and JT Harty. Antigen Exposure History Defines CD8 T Cell Dynamics and Protection During Localized Pulmonary Infections. Front Immunol 27: 1-11 (2017) [PubMed]
  4. Shan Q, Z Zeng, S Xing, F Li, SM Hartwig, JA Gullicksrud, SP Kurup, N Van Braeckel-Budimir, Y Su, MD Martin, SM Varga, I Taniuchi, JT Harty, W Peng, VP Badovinac, and HH Xue. The transcription factor Runx3 guards cytotoxic CD8+ effector T cells against deviation towards follicular helper T cell lineage. Nat Immunol. 18; 931-939. (2017) [PubMed]