Publications

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Featured Publications

  1. Onabajo, O.O., Banday, A.R., Yan, W., Obajemu, A., Stanifer, M.L., Santer, D.M., Florez-Vargas, O., Piontkivska, H., Vargas, J., Kee, C., Tyrrell, D.L.J., Mendoza, J.L., Boulant, S., and Prokunina-Olsson, L.. “Interferons and viruses induce a novel primate-specific isoform dACE2 and not the SARS-CoV-2 receptor ACE2.” Nature Genetics (2020). [PubMed]
  2. Mendoza, J.L., *Escalante, N.K., *Jude, K.M., *Sotolongo Bellon, J., Su, L., Horton, T.M., Tsutsumi, N., Berardinelli, S.J., Haltiwanger, R.S., Piehler, J., Engleman, E.G., and Garcia, K.C. “Structure of the IFNγ receptor complex guides design of biased agonists.” Nature (2019). * Denotes an equal contribution. [Nature]
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  3. Mendoza, J.L., Fischer, S., Gee, M.H., Brackenridge, S., Powrie, F.M., Birnbaum, M., McMichael, A.J., Garcia, K.C, and Gillespie, G.M.. “Interrogating the recognition landscape of a conserved HIV-specific TCR reveals distinct bacterial peptide cross-reactivity.” eLife (2020). [eLife]
  4. Mendoza, J.L., *Escalante, N.K., *Jude, K.M., *Sotolongo Bellon, J., Su, L., Horton, T.M., Tsutsumi, N., Berardinelli, S.J., Haltiwanger, R.S., Piehler, J., Engleman, E.G., and Garcia, K.C. “Structure of the IFNγ receptor complex guides design of biased agonists.” Nature (2019). * Denotes an equal contribution. [Nature]
    Featured In: Faculty of 1000
  5. Gee, M.H., Han, A., Lofgren, S.M., Beausang, J.F., Mendoza, J.L., Birnbaum, M.E., Bethune, M.T., Fischer, S., Yang, X., Gomez-Eerland, R., Bingham, D.B., Sibener, L.V., Fernandes, R.A., Velasco, A., Baltimore, D., Schumacher, T.N., Khatri, P., Quake, S.R., Davis, M.M., and Garcia, K.C. “Antigen identification for orphan T cell receptors expressed on tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes.” Cell 172 (2018), 549-563. [PubMed]
  6. *Moraga, I.M., *Spangler, J.B., *Mendoza, J.L., J.B., Gakovic, M., Wehrman, T.S., Krutzik, P., Garcia, K.C. “Synthethic cytokines dimerizing novel cytokine receptor pairs elicit new signaling programs and immune activities.” eLife 6 (2017), e22882. * Denotes an equal contribution. [PubMed]
  7. Mendoza, J.L., Schneider, W., Hans-Heinrich, H., Vercauteren, K., Jude, K.M., Xiong, A., Moraga, I., Horton, T., Glenn, J.S., de Jong, Y., Rice, C.M., Garcia, K.C. “The IFN-λ-IFN-λR1-IL-10Rβ Complex Reveals Structural Features Underlying Type III IFN Functional Plasticity.” Immunity 46 (2017), 379-392. [PubMed] 
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  8. Birnbaum, M.E., Mendoza, J.L., Sethi, D.K., Dong, S., Glanville, J., Dobbins, J., Ozkan, E., Davis, M.M., Wucherpfennig, K.W., and Garcia, K.C. “Deconstructing the peptide-MHC specificity of T cell recognition.” Cell 157 (2014), 1073–1087. [PubMed]
  9. Mendoza, J.L., Schmidt, A., Li, Q., Caspa, E., Barrett, T., Brautigam, C.A., Bridges, R.J., Feranchak, A.P., and Thomas, P.J. “Requirements for Efficient Correction of ΔF508 CFTR Revealed by Analyses of Evolved Sequences.” Cell 148 (2012), 164-174. [PubMed]