Faculty Detail   
Campus Address BBRB 273C Zip 2170
Phone  (20-5) -549
E-mail  afr@uab.edu
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Undergraduate  University of Delaware    1987  B.E.E. (Electrical Engineering) 
Graduate  University of Pittsburgh    1993  Ph.D. (Behavioral Neuroscience) 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Microbiology  Microbiology Associate Professor
Center  General Clinical Research Center  Ctr for Clinical & Translational Sci Associate Professor
Center  Informatics Institute  Informatics Institute Associate Professor

Research/Clinical Interest
Bioinformatics, B Cell Repertoire Sequencing, Data Visualization

Selected Publications 
Tipton CM, Hom J, Fucile C, Rosenberg A, Sanz I. Understanding B-cell activation and autoantibody repertoire selection in systemic lupus erythematosus: a B-cell immunomics approach. Immunological Reviews. 2018; 284(1): 120-131.  29944759 
Nogales A, Piepenbrink, Wang J, Ortega S, Basu M, Fucile CF, Treanor JJ, Rosenberg AF, Zand MS, Keefer MC, Martinez-Sobrido L, Kobie JJ. A highly potent and broadly neutralizing H1 influenza-specific human monoclonal antibody. Scientific Reports. 2018; 8(1):4374.  29531320 
Nedelkovska H, Rosenberg AF, Hilchey SP, Hyrien O, Burack WR, Quataert SA, Baker CM, Azadniv M, Welle SL, Ansell SM, Kim M, Bernstein SH. Follicular Lymphoma Tregs Have a Distinct Transcription Profile Impacting Their Migration and Retention in the Malignant Lymph Node. PloS One. 2016; 11(5):e0155347.  27228053 
Halliley JL, Tipton CM, Liesveld J, Rosenberg AF, Darce J, Gregoretti IV, Popova L, Kaminiski D, Fucile CF, Albizua I, Kyu S, Chiang KY, Bradley KT, Burack R, Slifka M, Hammarlund E, Wu H, Zhao L, Walsh EE, Falsey AR, Randall TD, Cheung WC, Sanz I, Lee FE. Long-Lived Plasma Cells Are Contained within the CD19(-)CD38(hi)CD138(+) Subset in Human Bone Marrow. Immunity. 2015; 43(1):132-45.  26187412 
Tipton CM, Fucile CF, Darce J, Chida A, Ichikawa T, Gregoretti I, Schieferl S, Hom J, Jenks S, Feldman RJ, Mehr R, Wei C, Lee FE, Cheung WC, Rosenberg AF, Sanz I. Diversity, cellular origin and autoreactivity of antibody-secreting cell population expansions in acute systemic lupus erythematosus. Nature Immunology. 2015; 16(7):755-65.  26006014 
Roberts ME, Kaminski D, Jenks SA, Maguire C, Ching K, Burbelo PD, Iadarola MJ, Rosenberg A, Coca A, Anolik J, Sanz I. Primary Sjögren's syndrome is characterized by distinct phenotypic and transcriptional profiles of IgD+ unswitched memory B cells. Arthritis & Rheumatology. 2014; 66(9):2558-69.  24909310