Rhys Allan-Publications

Rhys Allan-Publications


Selected publications

  1. Johanson TM, Lun ATL, Coughlan HD, Tan T, Smyth GK, Nutt SL, Allan RS. Transcription-factor-mediated supervision of global genome architecture maintains B cell identity. Nat Immunol. 2018 Oct 15. doi: 10.1038/s41590-018-0234-8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30323344
  2. Johanson TM, Coughlan HD, Lun ATL, Bediaga NG, Naselli G, Garnham AL, Harrison LC, Smyth GK, Allan RS. Genome-wide analysis reveals no evidence of transchromosomal regulation of mammalian immune development. PLoS Genet. 2018 Jun 8;14(6):e1007431. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1007431. eCollection 2018 Jun. PMID: 29883495; PMCID: PMC6010296
  3. Vasanthakumar A, Xu D, Lun A, Kueh A, van Gisbergen K, Iannarella N, Li X, Yu L, Wang D, Williams BRG, Lee S, Majewski I, Godfrey DI, Smyth GK, Alexander WS, Herold MJ, Kallies A, Nutt SL, Allan RS. A non-canonical function for Ezh2 in the preservation of immune homeostasis. EMBO Rep. 2017 Apr;18(4):619-631. doi: 10.15252/embr.201643237. PMID: 28223321 PMCID: PMC5376973
  4. Newman DM, Voss AK, Thomas T, Allan RS. Essential role for the histone acetyltransferase KAT7 in T cell development, fitness, and survival. J Leukoc Biol. 2017 Apr;101(4):887-892. doi: 10.1189/jlb 1MA0816-338R. Epub 2016 Oct 12. PMID: 27733580 
  5. Newman DM, Sakaguchi S, Lun A, Preston S, Pellegrini M, Khamina K, Bergthaler A, Nutt SL, Smyth GK, Voss AK, Thomas T, Ellmeier W, Belz GT, Allan RS. Acetylation of the Cd8 locus by KAT6A determines memory T cell diversity. Cell Rep 2016 Sep 20;16(12):3311-3321. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2016.08.056 PMID: 27653692
  6. Allan RS. The epigenetic mechanisms that underlie health and disease. Immunol Cell Biol. 2015 Mar;93(3):224-5. doi: 10.1038/icb.2015.8. PMID: 25776988
  7. Allan RS, Nutt SL. Deciphering the epigenetic code of T lymphocytes. Immunol Rev. 2014 Sep;261(1):50-61. doi: 10.1111/imr.12207. Review. PMID: 25123276
  8. Allan RS, Zueva E, Cammas F, Schreiber HA, Masson V, Belz GT, Roche D, Maison C, Quivy JP, Almouzni G, Amigorena S. An epigenetic silencing pathway controlling T helper 2 cell lineage commitment. Nature. 2012 Jul 12;487(7406):249-53. doi:10.1038/nature11173. PMID: 22763435
  9. Allan RS, Waithman J, Bedoui S, Jones CM, Villadangos JA, Zhan Y, Lew AM, Shortman K, Heath WR, Carbone FR. Migratory dendritic cells transfer antigen to a lymph node-resident dendritic cell population for efficient CTL priming. Immunity. 2006 Jul;25(1):153-62. PMID: 16860764
  10. Allan RS, Smith CM, Belz GT, van Lint AL, Wakim LM, Heath WR, Carbone FR. Epidermal viral immunity induced by CD8alpha+ dendritic cells but not by Langerhans cells. Science. 2003 Sep 26;301(5641):1925-8. PMID: 14512632


Further publications

Super Content: 
Visualisation of DNA

Institute researchers have revealed how immune health is maintained by the exquisite organisation skills of a protein called Pax5.