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Robert Conrad Fuhlbrigge, MD, PhD
Associate Research Associate, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Associate Professor of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Dermatology
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Research Location: Eugene Braunwald Research Center




Research Narrative:

Investigative Interests: T-Cell, Skin, Homing, Adhesion Molecules, Immunology


Education:
Washington University- St. Louis, 1989, MD
Washington University- St. Louis, 1989, PhD

Resources:
Adhesion in Shear Flow, Tissue specific homing assays

Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Pan Y, Tian T, Park CO, Lofftus SY, Mei S, Liu X, Luo C, O'Malley JT, Gehad A, Teague JE, Divito SJ, Fuhlbrigge R, Puigserver P, Krueger JG, Hotamisligil GS, Clark RA, Kupper TS. Survival of tissue-resident memory T cells requires exogenous lipid uptake and metabolism. Nature. 2017 Mar 09; 543(7644):252-256.

2. Batu ED, Kara Eroglu F, Tsoukas P, Hausmann JS, Bilginer Y, Kenna MA, Licameli GR, Fuhlbrigge RC, Özen S, Dedeoglu F. Periodic Fever, Aphthosis, Pharyngitis, and Adenitis Syndrome: Analysis of Patients From Two Geographic Areas. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2016 Dec; 68(12):1859-1865.

3. Yoon J, Leyva-Castillo JM, Wang G, Galand C, Oyoshi MK, Kumar L, Hoff S, He R, Chervonsky A, Oppenheim JJ, Kuchroo VK, van den Brink MR, Malefyt Rde W, Tessier PA, Fuhlbrigge R, Rosenstiel P, Terhorst C, Murphy G, Geha RS. IL-23 induced in keratinocytes by endogenous TLR4 ligands polarizes dendritic cells to drive IL-22 responses to skin immunization. J Exp Med. 2016 Sep 19; 213(10):2147-66.

4. Henderson LA, Volpi S, Frugoni F, Janssen E, Kim S, Sundel RP, Dedeoglu F, Lo MS, Hazen MM, Beth Son M, Mathieu R, Zurakowski D, Yu N, Lebedeva T, Fuhlbrigge RC, Walter JE, Nee Lee Y, Nigrovic PA, Notarangelo LD. Next-Generation Sequencing Reveals Restriction and Clonotypic Expansion of Treg Cells in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2016 Jul; 68(7):1758-68.

5. Bohr AH, Fuhlbrigge RC, Pedersen FK, de Ferranti SD, Müller K. Premature subclinical atherosclerosis in children and young adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. A review considering preventive measures. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2016 Jan 06; 14(1):3.

6. Bhela S, Kempsell C, Manohar M, Dominguez-Villar M, Griffin R, Bhatt P, Kivisakk-Webb P, Fuhlbrigge R, Kupper T, Weiner H, Baecher-Allan C. Nonapoptotic and extracellular activity of granzyme B mediates resistance to regulatory T cell (Treg) suppression by HLA-DR-CD25hiCD127lo Tregs in multiple sclerosis and in response to IL-6. J Immunol. 2015 Mar 01; 194(5):2180-9.

7. Sackstein R, Fuhlbrigge R. Western blot analysis of adhesive interactions under fluid shear conditions: the blot rolling assay. Methods Mol Biol. 2015; 1312:399-410.

8. Freeman S, Bhatt A, Pedamallu C, King S, Duke F, Jung J, Lawton M, Anderson E, Fuhlbrigge RC, Kenna M, Licameli G, Meyerson M, Dedeoglu F. A121: in search of infectious triggers of periodic Fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and adenitis syndrome. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Mar; 66 Suppl 11:S158.

9. Henderson LA, Volpi S, Frugoni F, Kim S, Janssen E, Sundel RP, Dedeoglu F, Lo MS, Hazen MM, Mathieu R, Fuhlbrigge RC, Lee YN, Nigrovic PA, Notarangelo LD. A119: deep sequencing analysis of the T regulatory and T effector repertoire in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Mar; 66 Suppl 11:S156.

10. Wu EY, Li SC, Torok KS, Virkud Y, Fuhlbrigge R, Rabinovich CE. A28: Description of the Juvenile Localized Scleroderma Subgroup of the CARRA Registry. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Mar; 66 Suppl 11:S43-4.