current | former


Jennifer Uno, Ph.D.

juno@elon.edu

  • Department of Medicine

Education

  • Ph.D. Physiology, University of Arizona

Mentors

  • Scott Plevy, M.D.

Biography

Dr. Uno is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at Elon University in Elon, NC.

Courses

  • Fall 2009
    • Anatomy & Physiology, North Carolina A&T State University
  • Spring 2009
    • General Biology, North Carolina A&T State University

Publications

  • Dave S, Tilstra JS, Matsuoka K, Li F, Karrasch T, Uno JK, Sepulveda AR, Jobin C, Baldwin AS, Robbins PD, Plevy SE. 2007. Amelioration of chronic murine colitis by peptide mediated transduction of the IκB kinase inhibitor NEMO binding domain peptide. J Immunol. Dec 1;179(11):7852-9.
  • Uno JK; Rao KN; Matsuoka K; Sheikh SZ; Li F; Steinbach EC; Sepulveda AR; Vanhaesebroeck B; Sartor RB; Plevy SE. 2010. Altered macrophage function contributes to colitis in mice defective in the phosphoinositide-3 kinase subunit p110. Gastroenterolgy. 139(5): 1642-53. PMCID: PMC2967619
  • Sheikh S., Uno, J., Matsuoka, K, Plevy, S. (2008) Abnormal mucosal immune response to altered bacterial flora following restorative proctocolectomy in patients with ulcerative colitis: serologic measures, immunogenetics, and clinical correlations.  Clinical Immunology 127(3): 270-279.