Esther Carreras Margalef
  • Biography
  • Boix, E., Carreras, E., Nikolovski, Z., Cuchillo, C.M., and Nogués, M.V. (2001) Identification and characterization of human eosinophil cationic protein by an epitope-specific antibody.  J Leukocyte Biol 69, 1027-1035. (IF: 2.7)
    Carreras, E., Boix, E., Rosenberg, H.F., Cuchillo, C.M., and Nogués, M.V. (2003) Both aromatic and cationic residues contribute to the membrane-lytic and bactericidal activity of eosinophil cationic protein. Biochemistry 42, 6636-6644. (IF: 3.92)
    Fondati, A., Carreras, E., Fondevila, M.D., Ferrer, Ll., Cuchillo, C.M., and Nogués M.V. (2004) Characterization of biological activities of feline eosinophil granule proteins.  AJVR 65, 957-963. (IF: 1.28)
    Carreras, E., Boix, E., Navarro, S., Rosenberg, H., Cuchillo, C.M., and Nogués, M.V. (2005) Surface exposed amino acids of eosinophil cationic protein play a key role on the inhibition of mammalian cells proliferation.  Mol Cell Biochem 272, 1-7. (IF: 1.681)
    Torrent, M., Cuyas, E., Carreras, E., Navarro, S., Lopez, O., de la Maza, A., Nogués, M.V., Reshetnyak Y.K., and Boix, E. (2007) Topography studies on the membrane interaction mechanism of the eosinophil cationic protein.  Biochemistry 46, 720-733. (IF: 3.368)

    Carreras, E., Turner, S., Paharkova-Vatchkova, V., Mao, A., Dascher, C., and Kovats, S. (2008) Estradiol acts directly on bone marrow myeloid progenitors to differentially regulate GM-CSF or Flt3 Ligand mediated dentritic cell differentiation. J. Immunol. 180, 727-738. (IF: 6)
    Kovats, S., and Carreras, E. (2008) Regulation of dendritic cell differentiation and function by estrogen receptor ligands.  Cellular Immunol.  252, 81-90 (review). (IF: 2.85)
    Agrawal, H.1, Jacob, N.1, Carreras, E.1, Bajana, S.1, Putterman, C., Stohl, W., Turner, S., Neas, B., Kovats, S.2, and Jacob, C.O.2 (2009) Deficiency of type I IFN receptor in lupus prone NZM 2328 mice protects from disease and decreases dendritic cell numbers and activation. J Immunol 183, 6021-6029. (IF: 5.646)
    1 H.A., N.J., E.C., S.B., S.K., and C.O.J. contributed equally to this work .
    Carreras, E., Turner, S., Frank, M.B., Knowlton, N., Osban, J., Centola, M., Park, C.G., Simmons, A., Alberola-Ila, J., and Kovats, S. (2010) Estrogen receptor signaling promotes dendritic cell differentiation by increasing expression of the transcription factor IRF4. Blood 115, 238-246. (IF: 10.558)
    Kovats, S., Carreras, E., and Agrawal, H. (2010) Sex steroid receptors in immune cells, Klein, S. L., Roberts, C. W., (Eds.) Sex hormones and immunity to infection. (pp. 53-91) Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
    Sánchez, D., Moussaoui, M., Carreras, E., Torrent, M., Nogués, M.V., and Boix, E. (2011) Mapping the eosinophil cationic protein antimicrobial activity by chemical and enzymatic cleavage. Biochimie 93, 331-338. (IF: 3.022)
    Carreras, E., and Susan, K. (2014) Girl power: Estrogen promotes HSC self-renewal. Cell Stem Cell 14, 137-138 (preview). (IF: 22.268)
    Martinez, V.G., Escoda-Ferran, C., Tadeu Simões, I., Arai, S., Orta Mascaró, M., Carreras, E., Martínez-Florensa, M., Yelamos, J., Miyazaki, T., and Lozano, F.  (2014) The macrophage soluble receptor AIM/Api6/CD5L displays a broad pathogen recognition spectrum and is involved in early response to microbial aggression. Cell Mol Immunol. 11, 1-12. (IF: 4.112)
    Sarukhan, A., Martinez-Florensa, M., Escoda-Ferran, C., Carrasco, E., Carreras, E., and Lozano, F. (2016) Pattern Recognition by CD6: a Scavenger-Like Lymphocyte Receptor. Curr Drug Targets. 17, 640-650 (review). (IF: 3.029)
  • More information
  • Orta-Mascaró, M., Consuegra-Fernández, M1., Carreras, E1., Roncagalli, R1., Carreras-Sureda, A., Alvarez, P., Girard, L., Simões, I., Martínez-Florensa, M., Aranda, F., Merino, R., Martínez, V.G., Vicente, R., Merino, J., Sarukhan, A., Malissen, M., Malissen, B., and Lozano, F. (2016) CD6 modulates the threshold for thymocyte selection and peripheral T cell homeostasis. J Exp Med 213, 1387-1397
    1M. C-F., E.C., and R.R. contributed equally to this work. (IF: 11.240)
    Potrony, M1., Carreras, E1., Aranda, F., Zimmer, L., Puig-Butille, J-A., Tell-Martí, G., Armiger, N., Sucker, A., Giménez-Xavier, P., Martinez-Florensa, M., Carrera, C., Malvehy, J., Schadendorf, D., Puig, S., and Lozano, F. (2016) Inherited functional variants of the lymphocyte receptor CD5 influence melanoma survival. Int J Cancer 139, 1297-1302 (IF: 5.531)
    1 M.P. and E.C contributed equally to this work. (IF: 5.531)
    Carrasco, E., Escoda-Ferran, C., Climent, N., Miró-Julià, C., Simões, I.T., Sarukhan, A., Carreras, E., and  Lozano, F. (2017) Human CD6 Down-Modulation following T-Cell Activation Compromises Lymphocyte Survival and Proliferative Responses. Frontiers in Immunology doi:10.3389. (IF: 6.429)
    Simões, I.T., Aranda, F., Carreras, E., Velasco-de Andrés, M., Casadó-Llombart, S., Martinez, V.G:  Lozano, F., Immunomodulatory effects of soluble CD5 on experimental tumor models (in revision: Oncotarget)
    Simões, I.T., Martinez, V. G., Consuegra-Fernández, M., Alvarez, P., Orta-Mascaró, M., Velasco, M., Casadò, S., Aranda, F., Merino, R., Merino, J., Carreras, E.,  Alberola-Ila, J., Lozano, F. Immunomodulatory effects of human soluble CD6 in experimental mouse models of cancer and autoimmunity (submitted).Research ID: C-8946-2014



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