Selected Publications:

Since 2010:

Finnen RL, BB Roy, H Zhang and BW Banfield. 2010. “Analysis of filamentous process induction and nuclear localization properties of the HSV-2 serine/threonine kinase Us3”. Virology 397: 23-33.

Babic T, MN Purpera, BW Banfield, HR Berthoud and CD Morrison. 2010. “Innervation of skeletal muscle by leptin receptor-containing neurons” Brain Res.1345:146-55

Finnen RL and BW Banfield, 2010. “Subcellular localization of the alphaherpesvirus serine/threonine kinase Us3 as a determinant of Us3 function”. Virulence. 1:291-294.

Kang MH and BW Banfield. 2010. “Pseudorabies virus tegument protein Us2 recruits the mitogen-activated protein kinase extracellular-regulated kinase (ERK) to membranes through interaction with the ERK common docking domain”. J. Virol. 84:8395-8408.

Walters MS, PR Kinchington, BW Banfield and S Silverstein. 2010. “Hyperphosphorylation of histone deacetylase 2 by alphaherpesvirus Us3 kinases”. J. Virol. 84:9666-9676.

Erazo A, MB Yee, BW Banfield and PR Kinchington. 2011. “The alphaherpesvirus Us3/ORF66 protein kinases direct phosphorylation of the nuclear matrix protein matrin 3”. J. Virol. 85:568-581

Jung M, RL Finnen, CE Neron and BW Banfield. 2011.”The alphaherpesvirus serine/threonine kinase Us3 disrupts PML nuclear bodies”. J. Virol. 85:5301-5311

Finnen RL, SM Johnston, CE Neron and BW Banfield. 2011. “Nucleocytoplasmic shuttling of the HSV-2 serine/threonine kinase Us3”. Virology. 417:229-237.

Guzzo, C, A Ayer, S. Basta, BW Banfield and K Gee. 2012. “IL-27 enhances LPS-induced pro-inflammatory cytokine production via upregulation of TLR-4 expression and signaling in human monocytes". J. Immunol.188:864-873.

Finnen RL, KR Pangka and BW Banfield. 2012. “Herpes simplex virus 2 infection impacts stress granule accumulation”. J. Virol. 86:8119-8130.

Le Sage V and BW Banfield. 2012. “Dysregulation of autophagy in murine fibroblasts resistant to HSV-1 infection”. PLoS One. 7(8):e42636

Guzzo C, M Jung, A Graveline, BW Banfield and K Gee. 2012 “IL-27 increases BST-2 expression in human monocytes and T cells”. Sci Rep. 2:974.

Le Sage V, M Jung, JD Alter, EG Wills, SM Johnston, Y Kawaguchi, JD Baines and BW Banfield. 2013. “The herpes simplex virus type 2 UL21 protein is essential for virus propagation”. J. Virol. 87:5904-5915.

Kang MH, BB Roy, RL, Finnen , V Le Sage, SM Johnston, H Zhang and BW Banfield. 2013. “The Us2 gene product of herpes simplex virus 2 is a membrane associated ubiquitin binding protein”. J. Virol.87:9590-9603

Nguyen, NLT, J. Randall, BW Banfield and TJ Bartness. 2014. “Central sympathetic innervations to visceral and subcutaneous white adipose tissue”. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol.306:R375-86. PMID:24452544.

Finnen RL, TJ Hay, B Dauber, JR Smiley and BW Banfield. 2014. “The herpes simplex virus 2 virion-associated ribonuclease vhs interferes with stress granule formation”. J.Virol.88:12727-12739.

Banfield BW, AJ Mouland and C McCormick. 2014. “1st International symposium on stress-associated RNA granules in human disease and viral infection”. Viruses 6:3500-3513.

Finnen RL, M Zhu, J Li, D Romo and BW Banfield. 2016 “Herpes simplex virus 2 virion host shutoff endoribonuclease activity is required to disrupt stress granule formation”. J.Virol.90:7943-7955.

Finnen RL and BW Banfield. 2016. “Alphaherpesvirus subversion of stress-induced translational arrest”. Viruses. 8:81

Gao J, TJM Hay and BW Banfield. 2017. “The product of the herpes simplex virus type 2 UL16 gene is critical for the egress of capsids from the nuclei of infected cells”. J.Virol. 91:e00350-17.

Petes C, C Wynick, C Guzzo, D Mehta, S Logan, BW Banfield, S Basta, A Cooper and K Gee. 2017. “IL-27 enhances LPS-induced IL-1beta in human monocytes and murine macrophages”. J. Leukoc. Biol. 102(1):83-94

Sherry MR, TJM Hay, MA Gulak, A Nassiri, RL Finnen and BW Banfield. 2017. “The Herpesvirus Nuclear Egress Complex Component, UL31, Can Be Recruited to Sites of DNA Damage Through Poly-ADP Ribose Binding”. Sci.Rep. 7(1):1882.

Gao J, X Yan and BW Banfield. 2018. “Comparative Analysis of UL16 Mutants Derived from Multiple Strains of HSV-2 and HSV-1 Reveals Species-Specific Requirements for the UL16 Protein”. J. Virol. 92. PMID:29669832

Finnen RL and BW Banfield. 2018. "CRISPR/Cas9 Mutagenesis of UL21 in Multiple Strains of Herpes Simplex Virus Reveals Differential Requirements for pUL21 in Viral Replication". Viruses. PMID:29762484

Petes C, V Mintsopoulos, RL Finnen, BW Banfield and K Gee. 2018. "The effects of CD14 and IL-27 on induction of endotoxin tolerance in human monocytes and macrophages". J Biol Chem. PMID:30242126

Banfield BW. 2019. "Beyond the NEC: modulation of herpes simplex virus nuclear egress by viral and cellular components." Curr Clin Micro Rpt.