• Pseudomonas phage inhibition of Candida albicans. MICROBIOLOGY. Nazik, H, Joubert, LM, Secor, PR, Sweere, JM, Bollyky, PL, Sass, G, Cegelski, L, and DA Stevens. 2017. DOI:10.1099/mic.0.000539
  • Hyaluronan content governs tissue stiffness in pancreatic islet inflammation. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY. N Nagy, A de la Zerda, G Kaber, MJ Kratochvil, K Yadava, W Zhao, Y Cui, G Navarro, JP Annes, PY Johnson, KH Hu, CK Chan, TN Wight, SC Heilshorn, PL Bollyky*, MJ Butte*.  2017  *co-senior authors DOI: 10.1074/jbc.RA117.000148 
  • Human Chitotriosidase Does Not Catabolize Hyaluronan, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL MACROMOLECULES.  B Danielson, CH Chen, G Kaber, D Mochly-Rosen, K Grimes, R Stern, PL Bollyky. 2017
  • Hyaluronan synthase 3 promotes plaque inflammation and atheroprogression. MATRIX BIOLOGY. Homann, S, Grandoch, M, Kiene, LS, Podsvyadek, Y, Feldman, K, Rabausch, B, Nagy, N, Lehr, S, Kretschmer, I, Oberhuber, A, Bollyky, PL, and Fischer, JW. 2017.  DOI: 10.1016/j.matbio.2017.09.005
  • Inhibition of hyaluronan synthesis attenuates pulmonary hypertension associated with lung fibrosis. BRITISH JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY. Collum, SD, Chen, NY, Hernandez, AM, Hanmandlu, A, Sweeney, H, Mertens, TCJ, Weng, T, Lou, F, Molina, JG, Davies, J, Horan, IP, Morrell, NW, Amione-Guerra, J, Al-Jabbari, O, Youker, K, Sun, W, Rajadas, J, Bollyky, PL, Akkanti, BH, Jyothula, S, Sinha, N, Guha, A, and H Karmouty-Quintara.  2017. DOI: 10.1111/bph.13947
  • A consensus definitive classification of scavenger receptors and their roles in health and disease.  THE JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY.  PrabhuDas, MR, Bladwin, CL, Bollyky, PL, Bowdish, DME, Drickamer, K, Febbaraio, M, Herz, J, Kobzik, L, Krieger, M, Loike, J, McVicker, B, Means, TK, Moestrup, SK, Post, SR, Sawamura, T, Silverstein, S, Speth, RC, Telfer, JC, Thiele, GM, Wang, XY, Wright, SD, and J El Khoury. 2017.  DOI:
  • Filamentous bacteriophage produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa alters the inflammatory response and promotes noninvasive infection In Vivo. INFECTION AND IMMUNITY. Secor, PR, Michaels, LA, Smigiel, KS, Rohani, MG, Jennings, LK, Hisert, KB, Arrigoni, A, Braun, KR, Birkland, TP, Lai, Y, Hallstrand, TS, Bollyky, PL, Singh, PK, and WC Parks. 2017.  DOI:10.1128/IAI.00648-16
  • 894 Regulatory and effector T-cells potentiate wound repair by regulating inflammation and extracellular matrix.  JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY.  Wang, X, BBalaji, M, Rae, K, Matatall, Li, H, Sunkari, V, Duann, P, Chandramouli, King, K, Butte, M, Bollyky, P, and S Keswani.  2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.jid.2017.02.921
  • Phosphorylation of αB-crystallin supports reactive astrogliosis in demyelination.  PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES. Kuipers, HF, Yoon, J, van Horssen, J, Han, MH, Bollyky, PL, Palmer, TD, and L Steinman.  2017. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1621314114


  • Interleukin-10-mediated regenerative postnatal tissue repair is dependent on regulation of hyaluronan metabolism via fibroblast-specific STAT3 signaling. FASEB JOURNAL. Balaji, S, Wang, X, King, A, Le, LD, Bhattacharya SS, Moles, CM, Butte, MG, de Jesus Perez, VA, Liechty, KW, Wight, TN, Crombleholme, TM, Bollyky, PL, Keswani SG. 2016. Nov 30 Epub. DOI: 10.1096/fj.201600856R
  • Role of dendritic cell maturation factors produced by human invariant NKT cells in immune tolerance.  Journal of Leukocyte Biology. Lee, HW, Jie, HB, Bollyky PL, Sarracino, D, Kim, TS, Wilson, BS. 2016; Nov 11 Epub. DOI: 10.1189/jib.1A0416-164RRR
  • Filamentous bacteriophage produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa alters the inflammatory response and promotes non-invasive infection in vivo. INFECTION AND IMMUNOLOGY. Secor, PR, Michaels, LA, Smigiel, KS, Rohani, MG, Jennings, LK, Hisert, KB, Arrigoni, A, Braun, KR, Birkland, TP, Lai, Y, Hallstrand, TS, Bollyky, PL, Singh, PK, Parks, WC. 2016; Oct 17 Epub.  DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00648-16
  • Modified High Molecular Weight Hyaluronan Promotes Allergen-Specific Immune Tolerance.  AMERICAN  JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY. Gebe, JA, Yadava, K, Ruppert, SM, Marshall, P, Hill, P, Falk, BA, Sweere, JM, Han, H, Kaber, G, Medina, C, Mikecz, K, Ziegler, SF, Balaji, S, Keswani, SG, de Jesus Perez, VA, Butte, M.J,Nadeau, K, Altemeier, WA, Fanger, N, Bollyky, PL. 2016 Sep 6.  DOI:10.1165/rcmb.2016-0111OC
  • The phamacokinetics and dosing of oral 4-methylumbelliferone for inhibition of hyaluronan synthesis in mice.  CLINICAL & EXPERIMENTAL IMMUNOLOGY. Kuipers, H.F., Nagy, N., Ruppert, S.M, Sunkari, VG,Marshall, PL, Gebe, JA, Ishak, HD, Keswani, SG, Bollyky, J,Frymoyer, AR, Wight, TN, Steinman, L, Bollyky, PL. 2016; 185 (3): 372-381. DOI: 10.1111/cei.12815
  • Pf4 bacteriophage produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa inhibits Aspergillus fumigatus metabolism via iron sequestration. MICROBIOLOGY. Penner, JC., Ferreira, JA, Secor, PR, Sweere, JM, Birukova, M, Joubert, LM, Haagensen, JA, Garcia, O., Malkovskiy, AV., Kaber, G, Nazik, H., Manasherob, R, Spormann, AM, Clemons, KV., Stevens, D.A, BollykyPL. 2016 [Epub ahead of print]  DOI: 10.1099/mic.0.000344
  • The formation and function of tertiary lymphoid follicles in chronic pulmonary inflammation.  IMMUNOLOGY.  Yadava, KY, Bollyky, PL, Lawson, MA. 2016. [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.1111/imm.12649
  • Hyaluronan synthesis is necessary for autoreactive T-cell trafficking, activation, and Th1 polarization. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES. Kuipers, HF, Rieck, M, Gurevich, I, Nagy, N., Butte, MJ,Negrin, RS, Wight, TN, Steinman, L, Bollyky, PL. 2016. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1525086113


  • Biofilm assembly becomes crystal clear- filamentous bacteriophage organize the Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm matrix into a liquid crystal.  MICROBIAL CELL. Secor, PR, Jennings, LK, Michaels, LA, Sweere, JM, Singh, PK, Parks, WC, Bollyky, PL 2015. 3; 1, 49-52.  DOI: 10.15698/mic2016.01.475
  • Filamentous Bacteriophage Promote Biofilm Assembly and Function. CELL HOST & MICROBE. Secor, PR, Sweere, JM, Michaels, LA, Malkovskiy, AV, Lazzareschi, D, Katznelson, E, Rajadas, J, Birnbaum, ME, Arrigoni, A, Braun, KR, Evanko, SP, Stevens, DA, Kaminsky, W, Singh, PK, Parks, WC, Bollyky, PL.  2015; 18;5, 549-559. DOI 10.1016/Jchom.2015.10.013
  • Chemokine Involvement in Fetal and Adult Wound Healing.  ADVANCES IN WOUND CARE.  Balaji, S, Watson, CL, Ranjan, R, King, A, Bollyky, PL, Keswani, SG 2015; 4 (11):660-672.  PMID:26543680
  • Inhibition of hyaluronan synthesis restores immune tolerance during autioimmune insulitis.  JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION Nagy, N, Kaber, G, Johnson, PY, Gebe, JA, Preisinger, A, Falk, BA, Sunkari, VG, Gooden, MD, Vernon, RB, Bogdani, M, Kuipers, HF, Day, AJ, Campbell, DJ, Wight, TN, Bollyky, PL. 2015 DOI 10.1172/JCI79271
  • The role of interleukin-10 and hyaluronan in murine fetal fibroblast function in vitro: implications for recapitulating fetal regenerative wound healing. PLoS ONE.  Balaji, S, King, A, Marsh, E, LeSaint, M, Bhattacharya, SS, Han, N, Dhamija ,Y, Ranjan, R, Le, LD, Bollyky, PL, Crombleholme, TM, Keswani, SG. 2015; 10(5):e0124302. DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0124302
  • Angiopoietin-1 improves endothelial progenitor cell-dependent neovascularization in diabetic wounds. SURGERY.  Balaji, S, Han N, Moles C., Shaaban AF, Bollyky PL, Crombleholme TM, Keswani SG. 2015; 158(3): 846-856.  DOI 10.1016/Jsurg.2015.06.034
  • Regulatory T cells resist cyclosporine-induced cell death via CD44-mediated signaling pathways.  INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CELL BIOLOGY Ruppert, SM, Falk, BA, Long, SA, Bollyky, PL. 2015 DOI 10.1155/2015/614297
  • 4-Methylumbelliferone treatment and hyaluronan inhibition as a therapeutic strategy in inflammation, autoimmunity, and canceR FRONTIERS IN IMMUNOLOGY  Nagy, N, Kuipers, HK, Frymoyer, AR, Ishak, HD, Bollyky, JB, Wight, TN, Bollyky, PL. 2015; 6: 123. DOI 10.3389/fimmu.2015.00123 


  • Hyaluronan and hyaluronan-binding proteins accumulate in both human type 1 diabetic islets and lymphoid tissues and associate with inflammatory cells in insulitis. DIABETES.  Bogdani, M, Johnson, PY, Potter-Perigo, S, Nagy, N, Day, AJ, Bollyky, PL, Wight, TN. 2014; 63 (8): 2727-2743    DOI 10.2337/db13-1658
  • Adenoviral-mediated gene transfer of insulin-like growth factor 1 enhances wound healing and induces angiogenesis. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH.  Balaji, S, LeSaint, M, Bhattacharya, SS, Moles, C, Dhamija, Y, Kidd, M, Le, LD, King, A, Shaaban, A, Crombleholme, TM, Bollyky, P, Keswani, SG. 2014; 190 (1): 367-377 DOI 10.1016/Jjss.2014.02.051
  • Comparison of interleukin 10 homologs on dermal wound healing using a novel human skin ex vivo organ culture model. JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH. Balaji, S, Moles, CM, Bhattacharya, SS, LeSaint, M, Dhamija, Y, Le, LD, King, A, Kidd, M, Bouso, MF, Shaaban, A, Crombleholme, TM, Bollyky, P, Keswani, SG. 2014; 190 (1): 358-366  DOI 10.1016/Jjss.2014.02.027
  • Tissue integrity signals communicated by high-molecular weight hyaluronan and the resolution of inflammation. IMMUNOLOGIC RESEARCH Ruppert, SM, Hawn, TR, Arrigoni, A, Wight, TN, Bollyky, PL. 2014; 58 (2-3): 186-192  DOI 10.1007/s12026-014-8495-2


  • Evaluation of in vivo T cell kinetics: use of heavy isotope labeling in type 1 diabetes. CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL IMMUNOLOGY. Bollyky, J B, Long, SA, Fitch, M, Bollyky, PL, Rieck, M, Rogers, R, Samuels, PL, Sanda, S, Buckner, JH, Hellerstein, MK, Greenbaum, CJ. 2013; 172 (3): 363-374  DOI 10.1111/cei.12064
  • IL-10 Induction from Implants Delivering Pancreatic Islets and Hyaluronan. JOURNAL OF DIABETES RESEARCHBollyky, PL, Vernon, RB, Falk, BA, Preisinger, A, Gooden, MD, Nepom, GT, Gebe, JA. 2013  DOI 10.1155/2013/342479


  • Science and government. Obama and the promotion of international science. SCIENCEBollyky, TJ, Bollyky, PL. 2012; 338 (6107): 610-612  DOI 10.1126/science.1230970
  • The Role of Hyaluronan and the Extracellular Matrix in Islet Inflammation and Immune Regulation. CURRENT DIABETES REPORTSBollyky, PL, Bogdani, M, Bollyky, JB, Hull, RL, Wight, TN. 2012; 12 (5): 471-480  DOI 10.1007/s11892-012-0297-0
  • Hyaluronan and versican in the control of human T-lymphocyte adhesion and migration. MATRIX BIOLOGY. Evanko, SP, Potter-Perigo, S, Bollyky, PL, Nepom, GT, Wight, TN. 2012; 31 (2): 90-100  DOI 10.1016/Jmatbio.2011.10.004
  • Reversal of Diabetes in Mice With a Bioengineered Islet Implant Incorporating a Type I Collagen Hydrogel and Sustained Release of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor. CELL TRANSPLANTATION. Vernon, RB, Preisinger, A, Gooden, MD, D’Amico, LA, Yue, BB, Bollyky, PL, Kuhr, CS, Hefty, TR, Nepom, GT, Gebe, JA. 2012; 21 (10): 2099-2110.  DOI 10.3727/096368912X636786


  • Low-Dose Antigen Promotes Induction of FOXP3 in Human CD4(+) T Cells. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY. Long, SA, Rieck, M, Tatum, M, Bollyky, PL, Wu, RP, Muller, I, Ho, J, Shilling, HG, Buckner, JH. 2011; 187 (7): 3511-3520.  DOI 10.4049/jimmunol.1003880
  • ECM components guide IL-10 producing regulatory T-cell (TR1) induction from effector memory T-cell precursors. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Bollyky, PL, Wu, RP, Falk, BA, Lord, J D., Long, SA, Preisinger, A, Teng, B., Holt, GE, Standifer, NE, Braun, KR, Xie, C. F., Samuels, PL, Vernon, RB,Gebe, JA, Wight, TN, Nepom, GT 2011; 108 (19): 7938-7943.   DOI 10.1073/pnas.1017360108
  • Isolated Infection of a Decommissioned Penile Prosthesis Reservoir with Actinomyces neuii. JOURNAL OF SEXUAL MEDICINE. Hsi, RS, Hotaling, J M, Spencer, ES, Bollyky, PL, Walsh, TJ. 2011; 8 (3): 923-926.   DOI 10.1111/J1743-6109.2010.02144.x


  • Peptide-MHC Cellular Microarray with Innovative Data Analysis System for Simultaneously Detecting Multiple CD4 T-Cell Responses. PLOS ONE. Ge, X, Gebe, JA, Bollyky, PL, James, EA, Yang, J, Stern, LJ ,Kwok, WW. 2010; 5 (6)  DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0011355
  • Th1 cytokines promote T-cell binding to antigen-presenting cells via enhanced hyaluronan production and accumulation at the immune synapse. CELLULAR & MOLECULAR IMMUNOLOGY. Bollyky, PL, Evanko, SP, Wu, RP, Potter-Perigo, S, Long, SA, Kinsella, B, Reijonen, H, Guebtner, K, Teng, B, Chan, CK, Braun, KR, Gebe, JA, Nepom, GT, Wight, TN. 2010; 7 (3): 211-220.  DOI 10.1038/cmi.2010.9
  • Assessment of Seasonal Influenza A Virus-Specific CD4 T-Cell Responses to 2009 Pandemic H1N1 Swine-Origin Influenza A Virus. JOURNAL OF VIROLOGY. Ge, X, Tan, V, Bollyky, PL, Standifer, NE, James, EA, Kwok, WW. 2010; 84 (7): 3312-3319.  DOI 10.1128/JVI.02226-09
  • Defects in IL-2R Signaling Contribute to Diminished Maintenance of FOXP3 Expression in CD4(+) CD25(+) Regulatory T-Cells of Type 1 Diabetic Subjects. DIABETES. Long, SA, Cerosaletti, K, Bollyky, PL, Tatum, M, Shilling, H, Zhang, S, Zhang, Z, Pihoker, C, Sanda, S, Greenbaum, C, Buckner, JH. 2010; 59 (2): 407-415.  DOI 10.2337/db09-0694


  • Intact extracellular matrix and the maintenance of immune tolerance: high molecular weight hyaluronan promotes persistence of induced CD4+CD25+regulatory T cells. JOURNAL OF LEUKOCYTE BIOLOGY. Bollyky, PL, Falk, BA, Wu, RP, Buckner, JH, Wight, TN, Nepom, GT. 2009; 86 (3): 567-572.  DOI 10.1189/jlb.0109001
  • CD44 Costimulation Promotes FoxP3(+) Regulatory T Cell Persistence and Function via Production of IL-2, IL-10, and TGF-beta. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY. Bollyky, PL, Falk, BA, Long, SA, Preisinger, A, Braun, KR, Wu, RP, Evanko, SP, Buckner, JH, Wight, TN, Nepom, GT. 2009; 183 (4): 2232-2241.  DOI 10.4049/jimmunol.0900191
  • The Toll-Like Receptor Signaling Molecule Myd88 Contributes to Pancreatic Beta-Cell Homeostasis in Response to Injury. PLOS ONE. Bollyky, PL, Bice, JB, Sweet, IR, Falk, BA, Gebe, JA, Clark, AE, Gersuk, VH, Aderem, A, Hawn, TR, Nepom, GT. 2009; 4 (4).   DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0005063

1996 – 2007

  • Cutting edge: High molecular weight hyaluronan promotes the suppressive effects of CD4(+)CD25(+) regulatory T cells. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY. Bollyky, PL, Lord, JD, Masewicz, SA, Evanko, SP, Buckner, JH, Wight, TN, Nepom, GT. 2007; 179 (2): 744-747.
  • Histoplasmosis presenting as an isolated spinal cord lesion. ARCHIVES OF NEUROLOGY. Bollyky, PL, Czartoski, TJ, Limaye, A. 2006; 63 (12): 1802-1803.
  • CD1d-restricted T-cell subsets and dendritic cell function in autoimmunity. IMMUNOLOGY AND CELL BIOLOGY. Bollyky, PL, Wilson, SB. 2004; 82 (3): 307-314  DOI 10.1111/J1440-1711.2004.01253.x
  • Multiple differences in gene expression in regulatory V alpha 24JAlpha Q T cells from identical twins discordant for type 1 diabetes. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES. Wilson, SB, Kent, SC, Horton, HF, Hill, AA, Bollyky, PL, Hafler, DA, Strominger, JL, Byrne, MC. 2000; 97 (13): 7411-7416.  PubMedID 10840051
  • Reconstructing the complex evolutionary history of hepatitis B virus. JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION. Bollyky, PL, Holmes, EC. 1999; 49 (1): 130-141.  PubMedID 10368441
  • Recombination between sequences of hepatitis B virus from different genotypes. JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR EVOLUTION. Bollyky, PL, Rambaut, A, Harvey, PH, Holmes, EC. 1996; 42 (2): 97-102.  PubMedID 8919861