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Susan Kelly Eszterhas, PhD

Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Microbiology and Immunology

PHD 1991
Lafayette College, BS 1980
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, MS 1982

Contact Information:

Veterans Administration Research Service
White River Junction VT

Phone: (802) 295-9363 X6077
Email: Susan.K.Eszterhas@Dartmouth.EDU

Selected Publications:


A mathematical model of HIV dynamics treated with a population of gene-edited haematopoietic progenitor cells exhibiting threshold phenomenon.
Ratti V, Nanda S, Eszterhas SK, Howell AL, Wallace DI
Math Med Biol. 2019 Jul 2; pii: dqz011. doi: 10.1093/imammb/dqz011. Epub 2019 Jul 2.
PMID: 31265056

VISTA deficiency attenuates antibody-induced arthritis and alters macrophage gene expression in response to simulated immune complexes.
Ceeraz S, Eszterhas SK, Sergent PA, Armstrong DA, Ashare A, Broughton T, Wang L, Pechenick D, Burns CM, Noelle RJ, Vincenti MP, Fava RA
Arthritis Res Ther. 2017 Dec 8;19(1):270. doi: 10.1186/s13075-017-1474-y. Epub 2017 Dec 8.
PMID: 29216931

Toll-like receptor agonists are potent inhibitors of human immunodeficiency virus-type 1 replication in peripheral blood mononuclear cells.
Buitendijk M, Eszterhas SK, Howell AL
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2014 May;30(5):457-67. doi: 10.1089/AID.2013.0199. Epub 2014 Jan 20.
PMID: 24328502

Gardiquimod: a Toll-like receptor-7 agonist that inhibits HIV type 1 infection of human macrophages and activated T cells.
Buitendijk M, Eszterhas SK, Howell AL
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2013 Jun;29(6):907-18. doi: 10.1089/AID.2012.0313. Epub 2013 Feb 5.
PMID: 23316755

Nanoparticles containing siRNA to silence CD4 and CCR5 reduce expression of these receptors and inhibit HIV-1 infection in human female reproductive tract tissue explants.
Eszterhas SK, Ilonzo NO, Crozier JE, Celaj S, Howell AL
Infect Dis Rep. 2011 Sep 7;3(2):e11. doi: 10.4081/idr.2011.e11. Epub 2011 Sep 7.
PMID: 24470908

Exposure to Cigarette Smoke Disrupts CCL20-Mediated Antimicrobial Activity in Respiratory Epithelial Cells.
Crane-Godreau MA, Maccani MA, Eszterhas SK, Warner SL, Jukosky JA, Fiering S
Open Immunol J. 2009 Jan 1;2:86-93.
PMID: 19966927

HIV type 1 infection in women: increased transcription of HIV type 1 in ectocervical tissue explants.
Asin SN, Eszterhas SK, Rollenhagen C, Heimberg AM, Howell AL
J Infect Dis. 2009 Sep 15;200(6):965-72. doi: 10.1086/605412.
PMID: 19671015

Innate factors in human breast milk inhibit cell-free HIV-1 but not cell-associated HIV-1 infection of CD4+ cells.
Lyimo MA, Howell AL, Balandya E, Eszterhas SK, Connor RI
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2009 Jun 1;51(2):117-24. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181a3908d.
PMID: 19346967

Estradiol and progesterone regulate HIV type 1 replication in peripheral blood cells.
Asin SN, Heimberg AM, Eszterhas SK, Rollenhagen C, Howell AL
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2008 May;24(5):701-16. doi: 10.1089/aid.2007.0108.
PMID: 18462082

Transcriptional interference among the murine beta-like globin genes.
Hu X, Eszterhas S, Pallazzi N, Bouhassira EE, Fields J, Tanabe O, Gerber SA, Bulger M, Engel JD, Groudine M, Fiering S
Blood. 2007 Mar 1;109(5):2210-6. Epub 2006 Oct 31.
PMID: 17077320

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