Publications

Regulation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa-Mediated Neutrophil Extracellular Traps.
Skopelja-Gardner S, Theprungsirikul J, Lewis KA, Hammond JH, Carlson KM, Hazlett HF, Nymon A, Nguyen D, Berwin BL, Hogan DA, Rigby WFC
Front Immunol. 2019;10:1670. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2019.01670. Epub 2019 Jul 18.
PMID: 31379861

Dissociation of systemic and mucosal autoimmunity in cystic fibrosis.
Theprungsirikul J, Skopelja-Gardner S, Meagher RE, Clancy JP, Zemanick ET, Ashare A, Rigby WFC
J Cyst Fibros. 2019 Jun 28; pii: S1569-1993(19)30807-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2019.06.006. Epub 2019 Jun 28.
PMID: 31262645

Autoimmunity to bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein in bronchiectasis exhibits a requirement for Pseudomonas aeruginosa IgG response.
Skopelja-Gardner S, Theprungsirikul J, Meagher RE, Beliveau CM, Bradley KE, Avery M, Henkle E, Siegel S, Gifford AH, Winthrop KL, Rigby WFC
Eur Respir J. 2019 Feb;53(2) pii: 1801891. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01891-2018. Epub 2019 Feb 7.
PMID: 30385530

"NETtling" the host: Breaking of tolerance in chronic inflammation and chronic infection.
Skopelja-Gardner S, Jones JD, Rigby WFC
J Autoimmun. 2018 Mar;88:1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.jaut.2017.10.008.
PMID: 29100671

Editorial: Anti-Citrullinated Protein Antibody, Anti-Carbamylated Protein Antibody, and Rheumatoid Arthritis: Azurophilic Granules Sing the Blues.
Rigby WFC, Skopelja-Gardner S, Jones JD
Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Dec;69(12):2251-2255. doi: 10.1002/art.40238.
PMID: 28853239

Role for ZAP-70 Signaling in the Differential Effector Functions of Rituximab and Obinutuzumab (GA101) in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia B Cells.
Skopelja-Gardner S, Jones JD, Hamilton BJ, Danilov AV, Rigby WFC
J Immunol. 2017 Aug 15;199(4):1275-1282. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1602105. Epub 2017 Jul 14.
PMID: 28710251

Brief Report: Anti-Carbamylated Protein Antibodies in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Are Reactive With Specific Epitopes of the Human Fibrinogen β-Chain.
Jones JD, Hamilton BJ, Rigby WFC
Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Jul;69(7):1381-1386. doi: 10.1002/art.40098. Epub 2017 Jun 5.
PMID: 28296337

The role for neutrophil extracellular traps in cystic fibrosis autoimmunity.
Skopelja S, Hamilton BJ, Jones JD, Yang ML, Mamula M, Ashare A, Gifford AH, Rigby WF
JCI Insight. 2016 Oct 20;1(17):e88912. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.88912. Epub 2016 Oct 20.
PMID: 27777975

Rituximab associated late-onset neutropenia-a rheumatology case series and review of the literature.
Monaco WE, Jones JD, Rigby WF
Clin Rheumatol. 2016 Oct;35(10):2457-62. doi: 10.1007/s10067-016-3313-y. Epub 2016 May 21.
PMID: 27209045

Anti-carbamylated Protein Antibody Levels Correlate with Anti-Sa (Citrullinated Vimentin) Antibody Levels in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Challener GJ, Jones JD, Pelzek AJ, Hamilton BJ, Boire G, de Brum-Fernandes AJ, Masetto A, Carrier N, Menard HA, Silverman GJ, Rigby WFC
J Rheumatol. 2016 Feb;43(2):273-281. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.150179. Epub 2015 Dec 15.
PMID: 26669911

Induction of interleukin-6 production by rituximab in human B cells.
Jones JD, Hamilton BJ, Skopelja S, Rigby WF
Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Nov;66(11):2938-46. doi: 10.1002/art.38798.
PMID: 25080282

Serum C-X-C motif chemokine 13 is elevated in early and established rheumatoid arthritis and correlates with rheumatoid factor levels.
Jones JD, Hamilton BJ, Challener GJ, de Brum-Fernandes AJ, Cossette P, Liang P, Masetto A, Menard HA, Carrier N, Boyle DL, Rosengren S, Boire G, Rigby WF
Arthritis Res Ther. 2014 Apr 25;16(2):R103. doi: 10.1186/ar4552. Epub 2014 Apr 25.
PMID: 24766912

Safety with ocrelizumab in rheumatoid arthritis: results from the ocrelizumab phase III program.
Emery P, Rigby W, Tak PP, Dorner T, Olech E, Martin C, Millar L, Travers H, Fisheleva E
PLoS One. 2014;9(2):e87379. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0087379. Epub 2014 Feb 3.
PMID: 24498318

Safety of rituximab in combination with other biologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in rheumatoid arthritis: an open-label study.
Rigby WF, Mease PJ, Olech E, Ashby M, Tole S
J Rheumatol. 2013 May;40(5):599-604. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.120924. Epub 2013 Apr 1.
PMID: 23547218

A rheumatoid factor paradox: inhibition of rituximab effector function.
Jones JD, Shyu I, Newkirk MM, Rigby WF
Arthritis Res Ther. 2013 Jan 25;15(1):R20. doi: 10.1186/ar4152. Epub 2013 Jan 25.
PMID: 23351360

Rituximab mediates loss of CD19 on B cells in the absence of cell death.
Jones JD, Hamilton BJ, Rigby WF
Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Oct;64(10):3111-8. doi: 10.1002/art.34560.
PMID: 22674374

Increased frequency of complement C4B deficiency in rheumatoid arthritis.
Rigby WF, Wu YL, Zan M, Zhou B, Rosengren S, Carlson C, Hilton W, Yu CY
Arthritis Rheum. 2012 May;64(5):1338-44. doi: 10.1002/art.33472.
PMID: 22076784

Effect of rituximab on physical function and quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis previously untreated with methotrexate.
Rigby W, Ferraccioli G, Greenwald M, Zazueta-Montiel B, Fleischmann R, Wassenberg S, Ogale S, Armstrong G, Jahreis A, Burke L, Mela C, Chen A
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 May;63(5):711-20. doi: 10.1002/acr.20419.
PMID: 21557525