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Colin Reardon
Assistant Professor and Researcher
Anatomy, Physiology & Cell Biology


creardon@ucdavis.edu

   

Education

2008 PhD Physiology & Pharmacology, Gasrointestinal Research Group, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
2006 PhD Medical Science, Intestinal Disease Research Program, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
2003 BS Molecular Biology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Honors and Awards

2011 Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, keystone travel award $1,200.
2011 Canadian Institutes of Health Research Fellowship; Ranked 3rd nationally; 50.000 CDN per annum, (3 years).
2008 Recipient of the International Irving Institute Fellowship, Cancer Research Institute, $45,000 USD per annum (3 years).
2005 American Society of Cell Biology Travel Award, $1,000.
2005 Graduate Research in Pharmacology Scholarship RX&D; $15,000 (1 year).
2005 Ontario Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology; $15,000 (1 year)
2005 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Post-graduate Scholarship, $21,000 per annum (3 years.)
2004 Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Student Prize (Abstract Prize); $850.
2004 Graduate Research in Pharmacology Scholarship RX&D; $15,000 (1 year).

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, Postnatal Neuroimmune Integration of Environmental Stresses, (Principal Investigator), NIEHS P30

Co-Investigator, Early microbial colonization and development of the microbiota-gut-brain axis, Melanie Gareau (Principal Investigator), NIH R21

Co-Investigator, Establishment of methodologies to study follicular dendritic cell-B cell interaction, Nicole Baumgarth (Principal Investigator), UC Davis Academic Senate

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Colin Reardon: T-cell STAT3 is required for the maintenance of humoral immunity to LCMV 2015 McIlwain DR, Grusdat M, Pozdeev VI, Xu HC, Shinde P, Reardon C, Hao Z, Beyer M, Bergthaler A, Häussinger D, Nolan GP, Lang KS, Lang PA T-cell STAT3 is required for the maintenance of humoral immunity to LCMV Eur J Immunol,
  • Colin Reardon: Unique lamina propria stromal cells imprint the functional phenotype of mucosal dendritic cells 2015 Vicente-Suarez I, Larange A, Reardon C, Matho M, Feau S, Chodaczek G, Park Y, Obata Y, Gold R, Wang-Zhu Y, Lena C, Zajonc DM, Schoenberger SP, Kronenberg M, Cheroutre H Unique lamina propria stromal cells imprint the functional phenotype of mucosal dendritic cells Mucosal Immunology ,
  • Colin Reardon: Probiotics normalize the gut-brain-microbiota axis in immunodeficient mice. 2014 Smith CJ, Emge JR, Berzins K, Lung L, Khamishon R, Shah P, Rodrigues DM, Sousa AJ, Reardon C, Sherman PM, Barrett KE, Gareau MG Probiotics normalize the gut-brain-microbiota axis in immunodeficient mice. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol,
  • Colin Reardon: Toso controls encephalitogenic immune responses by dendritic cells and regulatory T cells 2014 Brenner D, Brüstle A, Lin GH, Lang PA, Duncan G, Knobbe-Thomsen CB, St Paul M, Reardon C, Tusche MW, Snow B, Hamilton SR, Pfefferle A, Gilani SO, Ohashi PS, Lang KS, Mak TW Toso controls encephalitogenic immune responses by dendritic cells and regulatory T cells Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A,
  • Colin Reardon: Lymphocyte-derived ACh regulates local innate but not adaptive immunity 2013 Reardon C, Duncan GS, Brüstle A, Brenner D, Tusche MW, Olofsson PS, Rosas-Ballina M, Tracey KJ, Mak TW Lymphocyte-derived ACh regulates local innate but not adaptive immunity Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A,
  • Colin Reardon: The NF-?B regulator MALT1 determines the encephalitogenic potential of Th17 cells 2012 Brüstle A, Brenner D, Knobbe CB, Lang PA, Virtanen C, Hershenfield BM, Reardon C, Lacher SM, Ruland J, Ohashi PS, Mak TW The NF-?B regulator MALT1 determines the encephalitogenic potential of Th17 cells J Clin Invest,
  • Colin Reardon: Thymic stromal lymphopoetin-induced expression of the endogenous inhibitory enzyme SLPI mediates recovery from colonic inflammation 2011 Reardon C, Lechmann M, Brüstle A, Gareau MG, Shuman N, Philpott D, Ziegler SF, Mak TW Thymic stromal lymphopoetin-induced expression of the endogenous inhibitory enzyme SLPI mediates recovery from colonic inflammation Immunity,
  • Colin Reardon: Nucleotide oligomerization domain-containing proteins instruct T cell helper type 2 immunity through stromal activation 2011 Magalhaes JG, Rubino SJ, Travassos LH, Le Bourhis L, Duan W, Sellge G, Geddes K, Reardon C, Lechmann M, Carneiro LA, Selvanantham T, Fritz JH, Taylor BC, Artis D, Mak TW, Comeau MR, Croft M, Girardin SE, Philpott DJ Nucleotide oligomerization domain-containing proteins instruct T cell helper type 2 immunity through stromal activation Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A,
  • Colin Reardon: Acetylcholine-synthesizing T cells relay neural signals in a vagus nerve circuit 2011 Rosas-Ballina M, Olofsson PS, Ochani M, Valdés-Ferrer SI, Levine YA, Reardon C, Tusche MW, Pavlov VA, Andersson U, Chavan S, Mak TW, Tracey KJ Acetylcholine-synthesizing T cells relay neural signals in a vagus nerve circuit Science,
  • Colin Reardon: Probiotics prevent death caused by Citrobacter rodentium infection in neonatal mice 2010 Gareau MG, Wine E, Reardon C, Sherman PM Probiotics prevent death caused by Citrobacter rodentium infection in neonatal mice J Infect Dis,