Selected Publications

Divito, S.J., et al. Endogenous dendritic cells mediate the effects of intravenously injected therapeutic immunosuppressive dendritic cells in transplantation. Blood. 2010 Oct;116(15):2694-705.

Montecalvo, A., Larregina, A.T., Shufesky, W.J., Stolz, D.B., Sullivan, M.L.G., Karlsson, J.M., Baty, C.J., Gibson, G.A., Erdos, G., Wang, Z., Milosevic, J., Tkacheva, O., Divito, S.J., et al. Mechanism of transfer of functional microRNAs between mouse dendritic cells via exosomes. Blood. 2012 Jan;119(3):756-66.

Wang, Z., Divito, S.J., et al. Dendritic cell (DC) therapies in transplantation revisited: Deletion of conventional DCs deters the effect of therapeutic tolerogenic DCs. Am J Transplant. 2012 Jun;12(6):1398-408.

Sheu, J.*, Divito, S.J.*, et al. Mosaic focal dermal hypoplasia caused by a novel somatic mutation in PORCN detected by fibroblast culture of affected skin. Br J Dermatol. 2015 Aug;173(2):568-570. *Co-first authors.

Liu, Q., Rojas-Canales, D.M., Divito, S.J., et al. Donor dendritic cell-derived exosomes promote allograft-targeting immune response. J Clin Invest. 2016 Aug;126(8):2805-2820.

Zhuang, Q., Liu, Q., Divito, S.J., et al. Graft-infiltrating host dendritic cells play a key role in organ transplant rejection. Nat Commun. 2016 Aug;7:12623.

Pan, Y.D. Tian, T., Park, C.O., Lofftus, S.Y., Mei, S.L., Liu, X., Luo, C., O’Malley, J.T., Gehad, A., Teague, J.E., Divito, S.J., et al. Tissue resident memory T cell survival requires exogenous lipid uptake and metabolism. Nature. 2017 Mar;543(7644):252-256.

De Masson, A., O’Malley, J.T., Elco, C.P., Garcia, S.S., Divito, S.J., et al. High-throughput sequencing of the T cell receptor b gene identifies aggressive early-stage Mycosis Fungoides. Sci Transl Med.

Griffin, R.L., Kupper, T.S., Divito, S.J. Humanized mice in dermatology research. J Invest Dermatol. 2015 Dec;135(12):e39-43.

Romar, G.A., Kupper, T.S., Divito, S.J. Research techniques made simple: Techniques to assess cell proliferation. J Invest Dermatol. 2016 Jan;136(1):e1-7.

Divito, S.J. and Kupper, T.S. Inhibiting Janus kinases to treat alopecia areata. Nat Med. 2014 Sep;20(9):989-90.

Stern, R.S. and Divito, S.J. Stevens-Johnson syndrome and Toxic epidermal necrolysis: Associations, outcomes, and pathobiology-Thirty years of progress but still much to be done. J Invest Dermatol. 2017 May;137(5):1004-1008.

Divito SJ. Screening HLA to Prevent Severe Drug Reactions-A Devil’s Advocate Perspective. JAMA Dermatol. 2019 Jun 1;155(6):655-656.

Li DJ, Romar GA, Hsieh PC, Wells M, Foreman RK, Lian CG, Divito SJ. Histologic features of GVHD-associated angiomatosis: Insights into pathophysiology and treatment. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020

Divito SJ, Aasebo AT, Matos TR, Hsieh PC, Collin M, Elco CP, O’Malley JT, Bækkevold ES, Reims HM, Gedde-Dahl T, Hagerstrom M, Hilaire J, Lian JW, Milford EL, Pinkus GS, Ho VT, Soiffer RJ, Kim HT, Mihm MC Jr, Ritz J, Guleria I, Cutler CS, Clark R, Jahnsen FL, Kupper TS. Peripheral host T cells survive hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and promote graft-versus-host-disease. J Clin Invest. 2020