Publications

2021

Liu, Maya S, and Ploss A. “Animal Models of Hepatitis B Virus Infection-Success, Challenges, and Future Directions.” Viruses (2021): n. pag.
Wei, and Ploss A. “Hepatitis B Virus CccDNA Is Formed through Distinct Repair Processes of Each Strand.” Nature Communications (2021): n. pag.
Wei, and Ploss A. “Mechanism of Hepatitis B Virus CccDNA Formation.” Viruses (2021): n. pag.

2020

Berggren K, Ploss, Suzuki S. “Animal Models Used in Hepatitis C Virus Research.” Int J Mol Sci (2020): n. pag.

2018

Douam, and Ploss. “The Use of Humanized Mice for Studies of Viral Pathogenesis and Immunity.” Current Opinion in Virology 29 (2018): 62–71.
Douam, and Ploss. “Yellow Fever Virus: Knowledge Gaps Impeding the Fight Against an Old Foe.” Cell Press: Trends in Microbiology (2018): n. pag.
Nimgaonkar, and Ploss. “Hepatitis E Virus: Advances and Challenges.” Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology 15 (2018): 96–110.

2017

Ding, Qiang et al. “Hepatitis E Virus ORF3 Is a Functional Ion Channel Required for Release of Infectious Particles..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114.5 (2017): 1147–1152.
Nimgaonkar I, Ploss A. “A Porcine Model for Chronic Hepatitis E..” Hepatology (2017): n. pag.
Winer, BY et al. “Long-Term Hepatitis B Infection in a Scalable Hepatic Co-Culture System.” Nature Communications 8:.125 (2017): n. pag.

2016

Basta, Nicole et al. “Immunogenicity of a Meningococcal B Vaccine During a University Outbreak..” N Engl J Med 375.3 (2016): 220–8.
Douam, Florian, Qiang Ding, and Alexander Ploss. “Recent Advances in Understanding Hepatitis C..” F1000Res 5 (2016): n. pag.
Schaewen, Markus et al. “Expanding the Host Range of Hepatitis C Virus through Viral Adaptation..” MBio 7.6 (2016): n. pag.
Schaewen, Markus, Gabriela Hrebikova, and Alexander Ploss. “Generation of Human Liver Chimeric Mice for the Study of Human Hepatotropic Pathogens..” Methods Mol Biol 1438 (2016): 79–101.
Shirvani-Dastgerdi, Elham, Robert Schwartz, and Alexander Ploss. “Hepatocarcinogenesis Associated With Hepatitis B, Delta and C Viruses..” Curr Opin Virol 20 (2016): 1–10.
Winer, Benjamin et al. “In Vivo Models of Hepatitis B and C Virus Infection..” FEBS Lett 590.13 (2016): 1987–99.
Winer, Benjamin, and Alexander Ploss. “Breaking the Species Barrier for Hepatitis Delta Virus..” Hepatology 63.1 (2016): 334–6.

2015

Douam, Florian et al. “Genetic Dissection of the Host Tropism of Human-Tropic Pathogens..” Annu Rev Genet 49 (2015): 21–45.
Douam, Florian, and Alexander Ploss. “Proteomic Approaches to Analyzing Hepatitis C Virus Biology..” Proteomics 15.12 (2015): 2051–65.
Gardner, Matthew et al. “AAV-Expressed ECD4-Ig Provides Durable Protection from Multiple SHIV Challenges..” Nature 519.7541 (2015): 87–91.
Gaska, Jenna, and Alexander Ploss. “Study of Viral Pathogenesis in Humanized Mice..” Curr Opin Virol 11 (2015): 14–20.
Ploss, Alexander, and Christopher Walker. “Editorial Overview: Progress and Challenges in Modeling Human Viral Diseases in Vivo..” Curr Opin Virol 13 (2015): v-vii.
Schaewen, Markus, and Alexander Ploss. “Novel Biomarkers Associated With the Outcome of Interferon-Based Hepatitis C Virus Therapy..” Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol 1.3 (2015): 257–258.
Scull, Margaret et al. “Hepatitis C Virus Infects Rhesus Macaque Hepatocytes and Simianized Mice..” Hepatology 62.1 (2015): 57–67.
Siu, Evelyn, and Alexander Ploss. “Modeling Malaria in Humanized Mice: Opportunities and Challenges..” Ann N Y Acad Sci 1342 (2015): 29–36.

Book Chapters

Ploss A. (2012) Hepatitis C virus and use of reverse genetics in drug design, in A. Bridgen (Ed.) Chapter 3: Reverse Genetics of RNA Viruses: Applications and Perspectives, pages 64-90, Wiley-Blackwell

Ploss A, Pamer EG. (2005) Immunologic Memory. In: Meyers, R.A., ed. Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co., Weinheim. p. 383

Ploss A, Pamer EG. (2004) Memory, in S.H.E. Kaufmann (Ed.) Novel Vaccination Strategies, WILEY-VCH, Weinheim, New York, pp.73