Click here for a complete list of Masahide Tone, PhD publications.

Selected Key Publications

Tone M, Greene MI. Cooperative regulatory events and Foxp3 expression. 2011. Nat Immunol. 12:14-16.

Ruan Q, Kameswaran V, Tone Y, Li L, Liou HC, Greene MI, Tone M, Chen YH. Development of Foxp3(+) regulatory T cells is driven by the c-Rel enhanceosome. 2009. Immunity. 31:932-940.

Tone Y, Furuuchi K, Kojima Y, Tykocinski ML, Greene MI, Tone M. Smad3 and NFAT cooperate to induce Foxp3 expression through its enhancer. 2008. Nat Immunol. 9:194-202.

Zhou Z, Tone Y, Song X, Furuuchi K, Lear JD, Waldmann H, Tone M, Greene MI, Murali R. Structural basis for ligand-mediated mouse GITR activation. 2008. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 105:641-645.

Tone Y, Kojima Y, Furuuchi K, Brady M, Yashiro-Ohtani Y, Tykocinski ML, Tone M. OX40 gene expression is up-regulated by chromatin remodeling in its promoter region containing Sp1/Sp3, YY1, and NF-kappa B binding sites. 2007. J Immunol. 179:1760-1767.

Tone M, Tone Y, Adams E, Yates SF, Frewin MR, Cobbold SP, Waldmann H. Mouse glucocorticoid-induced tumor necrosis factor receptor ligand is costimulatory for T cells. 2003. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 100:15059-15064.

Tone M, Tone Y, Babik JM, Lin CY, Waldmann H. The role of Sp1 and NF-kappa B in regulating CD40 gene expression. 2002. J Biol Chem. 277:8890-8897.

Tone M, Tone Y, Fairchild PJ, Wykes M, Waldmann H. Regulation of CD40 function by its isoforms generated through alternative splicing. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2001. 98:1751-1756.

Tone M, Powell MJ, Tone Y, Thompson SA, Waldmann H. IL-10 gene expression is controlled by the transcription factors Sp1 and Sp3. 2000. J Immunol. 165:286-291.

Kooyman DL, Byrne GW, McClellan S, Nielsen D, Tone M, Waldmann H, Coffman TM, McCurry KR, Platt JL, Logan JS. In vivo transfer of GPI-linked complement restriction factors from erythrocytes to the endothelium. 1995. Science 269:89-92.