Maternal immunity and tolerance
Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist. Undergraduate B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. Doctor of Medicine from Stanford University. Internship and Residency Brigham and Women's and Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard University). Fellowship in Immunology in NIAID, Bethesda Maryland with Ronald Germain and then Polly Matzinger. Assistant Professor at Emory University. Came to University of Vermont in 2002. Currently Associate Professor with Tenure.
I. Maternal immunity: 1) Characterization of the maternal immune response to fetal and exogenously acquired antigens; 2) Implications of feto-maternal cellular trafficking. 3) Reproductive tract infection. 4) Antiviral immunity during pregnancy 5) Developmental functions of cytokines in pregnancy 6) Dendritic cell diversity in reproductive states
II. Sexually transmitted diseases in women: 1) The immune response to Human Papillomavirus and its relationship to cervical dysplasia; 2) Attitudes towards HIV and other STD testing in women 3). Prevalence and transmission of Hepatitis C Virus
III. nflammatory and infectious aspects of vulvar pain syndromes
Dr. Bonney at the Society for Gynecologic Investigation in March, 2013. Dr. Bonney was a moderator and had a poster at the event.
Kendall Krebs, Lab Research Technician in Dr. Bonney's lab.
Brown LY, Bonney EA, Raj RS, Nielsen B, Brown S (2013) Generalized Disturbance of DNA Methylation in the Uterine Decidua in the CBA/J x DBA/2 Mouse Model of Pregnancy Failure. Biol Reprod in press.
Shepard MT, Bonney EA (2013) PD-1 regulates T cell proliferation in a tissue and subset-specific manner during normal mouse pregnancy. Immunol Invest 42(5): 385-408.
Bonney EA (2013) Demystifying animal models of adverse pregnancy outcomes: touching bench and bedside. Am J Reprod Immunol 69(6): 567-84.
Rincon MR, Oppenheimer K, Bonney EA (2012) Selective accumulation of Th2-skewing immature erythroid cells in developing neonatal mouse spleen. Int J Biol Sci 8(5): 719-30.
Bonney EA, Shepard MT, Bizargity P (2011) Transient modification within a pool of CD4 T cells in the maternal spleen. Immunology 134(3): 270-80.
Cipolla MJ, Houston EM, Kraig RP, Bonney EA (2011) Differential effects of low-dose endotoxin on the cerebral circulation during pregnancy. Reprod Sci 18(12): 1211-21.
Norton MT, Fortner KA, Oppenheimer KH, Bonney EA (2010) Evidence that CD8 T-cell homeostasis and function remain intact during murine pregnancy. Immunology 131(3): 426-37.
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