Rachael Gordon

Rachael Gordon

Contact

rag73@pitt.edu

Education

  • PhD, Program in Microbiology & Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2017
  • BA, University of Pennsylvania, 2008

Selected Publications

Gordon RA, Herter JM, Rosetti F, Campbell AM, Nishi H, Kashgarian M, et al. 2017. Lupus and proliferative nephritis are PAD4 independent in murine models. JCI Insight. 2(10).

Boiko JR, Anderson AJM, and Gordon RA. 2017. Representation of Women Among Academic Grand Rounds Speakers. JAMA Intern Med. 177: 722-724.

Gordon RA, Grigoriev G, Lee A, Kalliolias GD, and Ivashkiv LB. 2012. The interferon signature and STAT1 expression in rheumatoid arthritis synovial fluid macrophages are induced by tumor necrosis factor alpha and counter-regulated by the synovial fluid microenvironment. Arthritis Rheum. 64: 3119-3128.

Kalliolias GD, Gordon RA and Ivashkiv LB. 2010. Suppression of TNF-alpha and IL-1 signaling identifies a mechanism of homeostatic regulation of macrophages by IL-27. J Immunol. 185: 7047-7056.

Wang L, Gordon RA, Huynh L, Su X, Park Min KH, Han J, et al. 2010. Indirect inhibition of Toll-like receptor and type I interferon responses by ITAM-coupled receptors and integrins. Immunity. 32: 518-530.

Abstracts

Gordon, RA, Campbell AM, Kashgarian M, Bastacky SI, Marinov, A, Nickerson KM, and Shlomchik MJ. PAD4-Deficiency and Abrogated NETosis Do Not Ameliorate Murine Lupus. FOCis 2016, Boston, MA,  June 2016.

Gordon, RA, Campbel AM, Kashgarian M, Bastacky SI, Marinov, A, Nickerson KM, and Shlomchik MJ. PAD4-Deficiency and Abrogated NETosis Do Not Ameliorate Murine Lupus. Gordon Research Conference, The Behavior and Function of Phagocytes in Health and Disease, Waterville Valley, NH, May 2015.

Gordon, RA, Raundhal, M, Wenzel, S, Ray, A and  Ray, P. Role of GM-CSF and IRF5 in steroid refractory asthma (P6247). The Journal of Immunology 190, 181.186 (2013). Oral Presentation, AAI Annual Meeting, Honolulu, May 2013.

Gordon, RA, Grigoriev, G, Kalliolias, GD and Ivashkiv, LB. Opposing  Regulation of IFN Response Genes and STAT1 in Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial Fluid Macrophages by TNF and the Synovial Fluid Microenvironment (2503). Arthritis Rheum 63, S979 (2011). Oral Presentation, ACR Annual Meeting, Chicago, November 2011.

Why did you choose the University of Pittsburgh?

  • Excellent clinical training
  • Collaborative and productive research environment in Immunology
  • Burgeoning city with a growing food culture

Research Interests

  • Autoimmunity