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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Harry Dawson, PhD

Research Nutritionist, Diet Genomics and Immunology Lab

Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center,

USDA, Agriculture Research Service





            Flores-Mendoza, L., Sotelo-Mundo, R. R., Dawson, H., Mwangi, W., 

            Hernandez. J.  Characterization of porcine CD205. Dev Comp Immunol. Jul;34

            (7):715-21. 2010.


            Kvist, P.H., Iberg, T., Dawson, H.D. Jensen, H.E.  2010.  A time course study of the effect of glucose sensor implantation on tissue mRNA expression in subcutis of pigs. Diabetes Technol Ther. Sep 6. [Epub ahead of print].  2010.


            Qin B., Dawson H., Polansky, M., Anderson R. A.  Elevation of tumor necrosis factor-alpha induces the overproduction of postprandial intestinal apolipoprotein B48-containing very low-density lipoprotein particles: evidence for related gene expression of inflammatory, insulin and lipoprotein signaling in enterocytes.. Exp. Biol. Med. 235: 199-205.  2010.


            Qin, B., Polansky, M.M., Dawson, H., Anderson, R.A. Green tea polyphenols improve cardiac muscle signal transduction related to insulin and lipid metabolism and inflammation.  Molecular Food and Nutrition Research  54 (S1) S14-S23, 2010.




            Toka, F.N., Nfon, C.K. Dawson, H.D., Estes, D.M., and Golde. W.T.  Activation of porcine natural killer (NK) cells and lysis of Foot-and-Mouth Disease virus (FMDV) infected cells.  J Interferon Cytokine Res. 29(3): 179-192.  2009.


            Dawson, H.D., Jones, E., Beal, M., Beshah, E., Botero, S., Solano-Aguilar, G., and Urban, J.F., Jr.  2009.  Localized Th1-, Th2-, Treg and inflammation-associated hepatic and pulmonary immune responses in Ascaris-infected swine are increased by retinoic acid. Infect Immun. Jun;77(6):2576-87  2009.


            Qin B., Dawson H., Polanski, M., Anderson R. A. Cinnamon extract attenuates TNF-?-induced intestinal lipoprotein apoB48 overproduction by regulating inflammatory, insulin and lipoprotein pathways in enterocytes.  Horm Metab Res. 41 (7): 516-522.  2009.


            Toka, F., Nfon C., Dawson, H., and Golde W. T.  Accessory cell mediated activation of porcine NK cells by TLR7 and TLR8 agonists. Clin Vaccine Immunol. Jun;16(6):866-78.  2009.


            Steenhard, N.R., Jungersen G.,  Kokotovic, B., Beshah, E., Dawson, H. D., Urban, J. F. Jr., Roepstorff, A., Thamsborg, S.M.  Ascaris suum infection affects the response to a Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae vaccination and subsequent challenge infection in pigs. Vaccine  Aug 13;27(37):5161-9.  2009.


            Alves, M.P., Guzylack-Piriou L., Juillard V., Audonnet J.-C., Doel T., Dawson H., Golde W.T., Gerber, H., Peduto, N. McCullough K.C., and Summerfield, A. Innate immune defenses induced by CpG formulation in a conventional Foot and Mouth Disease vaccine do not promote protection.  Clin Vaccine Immunol. Aug;16(8):1151-7.  2009.


            Uebing-Czipura A. U., Dawson H.D., Rutherford M. Scherba, G.  Transcriptome profile and cytogenetic analysis of immortalized neuronally restricted  progenitor cells derived from the porcine olfactory bulb. Animal Biotechnology  20: 186-215.  2009.


            Yasuda, K., Dawson H. D., Wasmuth, E.V., Roneker, C.A., Chen C., Urban, J.,  

            Welch, R.M., Miller D.D., and Lei, X..  Supplemental dietary inulin

            influences expression of iron and inflammation related genes in young pigs. J. Nutr. 

            39:2018-2023.  2009.




Uebing, A.U., Dawson, H.D. and Scherba, G.  Immortalization and characterization of lineage-restricted neuronal progenitor cells derived from the porcine olfactory bulb.  J. of Neuroscience Meth. 170 (2): 262-276. 2008. 


            Dawson, H.D., Collins, G., Pyle, R.S., Key, M., and Taub, D.D.  The retinoic acid receptor-? mediates human T-cell activation and Th2 cytokine production.  BMC Immunol.  9:16. [Epub ahead of print 04/16/2008].2008. 


            Solano-Aguilar G., Dawson H., Restrepo M, Andrews K, Vinyard B, Urban JF Jr. (2008).  Detection of Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis (Bb12) in the intestine after feeding of sows and their piglets.  Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008 Oct;74(20):6338-47.


C. K., Nfon, F. N., Toka,  H. Dawson, W. T  Golde,  2008.  Langerhans cells in porcine skin.  Vet Immunol Immunopathol. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008 Dec 15;126(3-4):236-47





            H. Cao, I. Hininger, M. A. Kelly, F. Kari, H. D. Dawson, J. F. Urban, Jr., A. M. Roussel and R. A. Anderson.  2007.  Green tea increases the anti-inflammatory tristetraprolin and decreases the pro-inflammatory tumor necrosis factor alpha mRNA levels in rats.  J Inflamm (Lond).  Jan 5;4:1.


            J. F. Urban Jr, N. R. Steenhard, G. I. Solano-Aguilar, H. D. Dawson, O. I. Iweala, C. R. Nagler, G. S. Noland, N, Kumar, R. MM. Anthony, T. Shea-Donohue, J. Weinstock, W. C. Gause.  2007.  Infection with parasitic nematodes confounds vaccination efficacy.  Vet Parasitol.  Aug 19;148(1):14-20.


            H. Cao, M. A. Kelly, H. D. Dawson, S. Coves, J. F. Urban, Jr., A. M. Roussel, R. A. Anderson.  2007.  Green tea polyphenol extract regulates the expression of

            genes involved in glucose uptake and insulin signaling in rats fed a high fructose diet.  J Agric Food Chem.  Jul 25;55(15):6372-6378.





            M. Morimoto, M. Morimoto, A. Zhao, Kathleen B. Madden, H. Dawson, F. D.

            Finkelman, M. Mentink-Kane, Joseph F. Urban Jr, T. A.  Wynn and

            T. Shea-Donohue.  2006.  Functional importance of regional and cellular differences  

            in localization of gene expression of receptors for IL-13 in murine gut.  J. Immunol. 



            S. H. Zhao, J. Recknor, D. Kuhar, D. Nettleton, J. K. Lunney, S. Orley, J.

            Janutenaite, S. Bearson, H. Dawson, C. K. Tuggle.  2006. Validating a 13K porcine  

            oligonucleotide microarray: Gene expression profiling in Salmonella choleraesuis

            infected porcine lungs.  Physiological Genomics. 17 (7):777 - 789.


            H. Kringel, T. Iburg, H. Dawson, B. Aasted, A. Roepstorff.  2006.  A time course

            study of immunological responses in Trichuris suis infected pigs.  Int. J. Parisitol. 



            A. D. Smith, H. Dawson.  2006.  Glutathione is required for efficient production of infectious picornaviruses virions.  J. Mol. Virol. 352 (2).


            H. D. Dawson, G. Collins, R. S. Pyle, M. Key, A. Weeraratna, V. Deep-Dixit, C. N. Nadal, and D. D. Taub.  2006.  Direct and indirect effects of retinoic acid on human Th2 cytokine and chemokine expression by human T lymphocytes.  BMC Immunol. 2006 Nov 21;7(1):27.




            H. Dawson, E. Beshah, S. Nishii, G. Solano-Aguilar, M. Morimoto, A. Zhao, K. Madden, T. Ledbetter, J. P. Dubey, T. Shea-Donohue, J. K. Lunney and J. F. Urban, Jr.  2005.  Localized multi-gene expression patterns support an evolving Th1/Th2-like paradigm in response to infections with Toxoplasma gondii and Ascaris suum.  Infect Immun. 73(2):1116-1128.


            T. Linke, H. Dawson, E. H. Harrison.  2005.  Microsomal acid retinyl ester hydrolase:  isolation, characterization, substrate and tissue specificity.  J. Biol. Chem. 280 (24) 23287-94.


            H. D. Guthrie, R. J. Wall, V. G. Pursel, J. A. Foster-Frey, D. M. Donovan, H. D. Dawson, G. R. Welch, and W. G. Garrett.  2005. Follicular expression of a human B-cell leukemia/lymphoma-2 (Bcl-2) transgene does not decrease atresia or increase ovulation rate in swine.  Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 17(4) 4657-68.


            A. Zhao. M. Morimoto, H. Dawson, J. E. Elfrey, K. B. Madden, W. C. Gause, B.

            Min, F. D. Finkleman, J. F. Urban, Jr., T. Shea-Donohue.  2005.

            Immune regulation of protease-activated receptor-1 expression in murine small

            intestine during Nippostrongylus brasiliensis infection.  J. Immunol. 175: 2563-2569.


            A. During, H. Dawson, E, Harrison.  2005.  Ezetimibe (Zetia) as a potent inhibitor of carotene transport, acts by down-regulating gene expression of SR-B1, NPC1L1 and ABCA1 in Caco-2 cells.  J. Nutr 135(10):2305-12.


           H. Kringel, H. Dawson, Urban , A. Roepstorff.  2005.  Expression of genes

  related to immunity in Trichuris suis infected pigs. Proceedings of the Abildgaard 

  Symposium: Helminth infections in animals and man-Population dynamics, host 

  susceptibility and immuno-modulatory effects, p 65-72.





            H. Dawson, A. Royaee, S. Nishi, D. Kuhar, W. M. Schnitzlein, F. Zuckermann, J. F. Urban, Jr., and J. K., Lunney.  2004.  Identification of Key Immune Mediators Regulating T helper 1 Responses in Swine.  Vet Immunol Immunopathol.  Jul;100(1-2):105-11.


            D. S. Zarlenga, H. Dawson, H. Kringel G. Solano-Aguilar, and J. F. Urban, Jr..  2004. Molecular Cloning of the Swine IL-4 receptor a and IL-13 receptor a1- chains: effects of experimental Toxoplasma gondii, Ascaris suum and Trichuris suis infections on tissue mRNA levels.  Vet Immunol Immunopathol.  Oct;101(3-4):223-34.


            G. I. Solano-Aguilar, T. Shea-Donohue, K. Madden, H. Dawson, T. Ledbetter, and J. Urban.  2004.  The effect of human-derived probiotic bacteria on the intestinal function of pigs.  Vet. Parisitol. 125:  147-161. A. R. Royaee, R. J. Husmann, H. D. Dawson, G. Calzada-Nova, W. M. Schnitzlein, F. A. Zuckermann, J. K. Lunney.  2004.  Deciphering the involvement of innate immune factors in the development of the host response to PRRSV vaccination.  Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2004 Dec;102(3):199-216.





            C. Swiecki, A. Stojadinovic, J. Anderson, A. Zhao, H. Dawson, and T. Shea-Donohue.  2003.  Effect of hyperglycemia and nitric oxide synthase inhibition on heat tolerance and induction of heat shock protein 72 kDa in vivo. Am. Surg.  69(7): p. 587-92.


            S. Almeria, S. T. De Marez, H. Dawson, R. Araujo, J. P. Dubey, L. C. and Gasbarre.  2003.  Cytokine gene expression in dams and foetuses after experimental Neospora caninum infection of heifers at 110 days of gestation. Parasite Immunol.  25(7): p. 383-92.




            P. Mascarucci, D. Taub, S. Saccani, M. A. Paloma, H. Dawson, G. S. Roth, M. A. Lane, and D. K. Ingram.  2002.  Cytokine responses in young and old rhesus monkeys: effect of caloric restriction. J. Interferon Cytokine Res.  22(5): p. 565-71.


            G. I. Solano-Aguilar, D. Zarlenga, E. Beshah, K. Vengroski, L. Gasbarre, D. Junker, M. Cochran, C. Weston, D. Valencia, C. Chiang, H. Dawson, J. F. Urban, and J. K. Lunney.  2002.  Limited effect of recombinant porcine interleukin-12 on porcine lymphocytes due to a low level of IL-12 beta2 receptor. Vet Immunol Immunopathol.  89(3-4): p. 133-48.


            D. Taub and H. Dawson.  2002.  Chemokines. Biomedical PDA Publishing, Larchmont, NY. (Electronic database).


            D. Taub and H. Dawson.  2002.  Chemokine Receptors.  Biomedical

PDA Publishing, Larchmont, NY.  (Electronic database).





            P. Mascarucci, D. Taub, S. Saccani, M. A. Paloma, H. Dawson, G. S. Roth, D. K. Ingram, and M. A. Lane.  2001.  Age-related changes in cytokine production by leukocytes in rhesus monkeys. Aging (Milano)  13(2): p. 85-94.


            H. D. Dawson and D. D. Taub.  2001.  Chemokine-chemokine receptor database

2001: Biological, molecular, and pathophysiologic properties of chemokine-

receptor interactions.  Cancer Chemotherapy and BioTherapy, 3rd Edition.  B. A.

Chabner, M.D. and D. L. Longo. , MD. (eds.),  Lippencott Williams and Wilkins.  pp. 1012-1127.





            H. Dawson, Y. Yamamoto, R. Zolfaghari, F. J. Rosales, J. Dietz, T. Shimada., N. Li, and A. C. Ross.  2000.  Regulation of hepatic vitamin A storage in a rat model of controlled vitamin A status during aging. J. Nutr.  130(5): p. 1280-6.




            H. Dawson and A. C. Ross. 1999.  Chronic marginal vitamin A status affects the distribution and function of T cells and natural T cells in aging Lewis rats. J. Nutr. 

            129(10): p.  1782-90. 1999.


            H. Dawson, N. Q. Li., K. L. DeCicco, J. A. Nibert, and A. C. Ross.  Chronic marginal vitamin A status reduces natural killer cell number and function in aging Lewis rats. J. Nutr,129(8): p. 1510-7. 1999.


            J. E. Janik,  L. L. Miller, W. C. Kopp, D. D. Taub, H. Dawson, D. Stevens, P. Kostboth, B. D. Curti, K. C. Conlon, B. K. Dunn, S. E. Donegan, R. Ullrich, W. G. Alvord, B. L. Gause, and D. L. Longo.  1999.  Treatment with tumor necrosis factor-alpha and granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor increases epidermal Langerhans' cell numbers in cancer patients. Clin. Immunol.  93(3): p. 209-21.




            J. Beard, H. Dawson, and D. Pi?ero.  1996.  Iron metabolism:  A comprehensive review. Nutr. Rev.  54(10):295-317.


            J. Beard and H. Dawson.  1996.  Iron. in Handbook of Nutritionally Essential Minerals.  B. O'Dell, R. Sunde (eds.), Marcal Dekker, New York, pp. 185-240.




            A. Barbul, A. and H. Dawson  Arginine and immunity.  1994.    in  Diet, Nutrition and Immunology.  R. A. Forse, S. Bell   G. Blackburn, L. G. Kabbash. (eds.),  CRC Press, Boca Raton.  pp.  199-216.




            E. Seifter, J. Mendecki, H. D. Dawson, P. Goodwin, and E. Friedenthal.  1992.  A

            model system to study the effects of beta-carotene on radon-stimulated oncogenesis.  in Indoor Radon and Lung Cancer: Reality or Myth?  F. T. Cross (ed.).  Batelle Press, Columbus.  pp.  693-707.

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