Christina Winborn
Research Associate

Department of Pathology
3-501 Bowen Science Building
51 Newton Road
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242

Lab: 319-384-2929

Education and Training

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2010-2016 
Postdoctoral Research Associate, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 2008-2010
Doctor of Philosophy in Genetics- University of Iowa, 2003-2008
Bachelor of Science in Biology- University of Texas at Arlington, 2002


  1. Jensen IJ, CS Winborn, MG Fosdick, P Shao, MM Tremblay, Q Shan, SK Tripathy, CM Snyder, HH Xue, TS Griffith, JC Houtman, VP Badovinac. Polymicrobial sepsis influences NK-cell-mediated immunity by diminishing NK-cell-intrinsic receptor-mediated effector responses to viral ligands or infections. PLoS Pathog 14:10 (2018) [PubMed]
  2. Danahy DB, SP Kurup, CS Winborn, IJ Jensen, JT Harty, TS Griffith, VP Badovinac. Sepsis-Induced State of Immunoparalysis Is Defined by Diminished CD8 T Cell-Mediated Antitumor Immunity. J Immunol. Jun 12. pii: ji1900435. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1900435. (2019) [PubMed]