Mohammad Heidarian, MS

Graduate Student
Experimental Pathology PhD Program


Bachelor of Science in Biology at California State University, East Bay


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Publications associated with the lab:

  1. Hassert M, LL Pewe, R He, M Heidarian, P Phruttiwanichakun, S Van de Wall, MR Mix, AK Salem, VP Badovinac*, and JT Harty*. Regenerating CD8+ lung tissue resident memory T cells after targeted radiation exposure. J Exp Med in press (2024)
  2. Barrios EL, MB Mazer, P McGonagill, CB Bergmann, MD Goodman, RW Gould, M Rao, V Polcz, R Davis, D Del Toro, M Dirain, A Dram, L Hale, M Heidarian, CY Kim, TA Kucaba, JP Lanz, A McCray, S Meszaros, S Miles, C Nelson, I Rocha, EE Silva, R Ungaro, A Walton, J Xue, L Zeumer-Spataro, AM Drewry, M Liang, LE Bible, T Loftus, I Turnbull, PA Efron, KE Remy, S Brakenridge, VP Badovinac, TS Griffith, LL Moldawer, RS Hotchkiss and CC Caldwell. Adverse long-term outcomes and an immune suppressed endotype in sepsis patients with reduced interferon-g ELISpot: A multicenter, prospective observational study.  JCI Insight 9: e175785 (2024) [PubMed]
  3. Heidarian M, IJ Jensen, SK Kannan, LL Pewe, M Hassert, S Park, HH Xue, JT Harty*, and VP Badovinac*.  Sublethal whole-body irradiation induces permanent loss and dysfunction in pathogen-specific circulating memory CD8 T cell populations.  PNAS 120: e2302785120 (2023) [PubMed]
  4. Heidarian M, TS Griffith, and VP Badovinac.  Sepsis-induced changes in differentiation, maintenance, and function of memory CD8 T cell subsets.  Front Immunol 14: 1130009 (2023) [PubMed]
Mohammad Heidarian

Department of Pathology
1023 Medical Laboratories
25 South Grand Ave
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States

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