Selected Publications


Kane, M., Rebensburg, S., Takata, M., Zang, T.M., Yamashita, M., Kvaratskhelia, M., Bieniasz, P.D.

Nuclear pore heterogeneity affects HIV-1 infection and the antiviral activity of Mx2.

eLife. doi: 10.7554/eLife.35378.001

Kane, M*., Deiss, F., Chervonsky, A.V., Golovkina, T.

A single locus controls interferon gamma-independent antiretroviral neutralizing antibody responses.

Journal of Virology. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00725-18 *corresponding author


Denzin, L.K., Khan, A.A., Virdis, F., Wilks, J., Kane, M., Beilinson, H., Dikiy, S., Case, L.K., Roopenian, D., Witkowski, M., Chervonsky, A.V., Golovkina, T.

Neutralizing antibody responses to viral infections are linked to the non-classical MHC Class II gene H2-Ob.

Immunity. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2017.07.013


Kane, M*., Zang, T.M*., Rihn, S.J*., Zhang, F., Kueck, T., Alim, M., Schoggins, J., Rice, C.M., Wilson, S.J., Bieniasz, P.D.

Identification of interferon-stimulated genes with antiretroviral activity.

Cell Host & Microbe. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2016.08.005 *these authors contributed equally


Busnadiego, I., Kane, M., Rihn, S., Preugschas, H., Hughes, J., Blanco-Melo, D., Strouvelle, V., Zang, T., Willett, B., Boutell, C., Bieniasz, P.D., and Wilson, S.J.

Host and viral determinants of Mx2 antiretroviral activity.

Journal of Virology. doi:10.1128-JVI.00214-14


Kane, M., Yadav, S.S., Bitzegeio, J., Kutluay, S.B., Zang, T., Wilson, S.J., Schoggins, J.W., Rice, C.M., Yamashita, M., Hatziooannou, T., Bieniasz, P.D.

MX2 is an interferon-induced inhibitor of HIV-1 infection.

Nature. doi:10.1038/nature12653

Preview: Haller, O. Dynamins are forever: MxB inhibits HIV-1. Cell Host and Microbe


Kane, M., Case, L.K., Kopaskie, K., Kozlova, A., MacDearmid, C., Chervonsky, A.V., Golovkina, T.V.

Successful virus transmission depends on microbiota.

Science. doi:10.1126/science.1210718

News & Analysis: Pennisi, E. Gut Bacteria Lend a Molecular Hand to Viruses. Science

Research Highlight: David, R. The gut microbiota: friend or foe? Nature Reviews Microbiology

Kane, M., Case, L.K., Wang, C., Yurkovetskiy, L., Dikiy, S., Golovkina T.V.

Innate immune sensing of retroviral infection via Toll-like receptor 7 occurs upon viral entry.

Immunity. doi:10.1016/j.immuni.2011.05.011

Preview: Liberatore, R. and Bieniasz, P. Sensing Retroviruses. Immunity

Kane, M., Case, L.K., Golovkina T.V.

Vital role for CD8+ cells in controlling retroviral infections.

Journal of Virology. doi:10.1128/JVI.01768-10


Velez MG, Kane, M., Liu S, Gauld SB, Cambier JC, Torres RM, Pelanda R.

Ig allotypic inclusion does not prevent B cell development or response.

Journal of Immunology. doi:10.4049/jimmunol.179.2.1049


Kane, M. and Golovkina T.V.

Mapping viral susceptibility loci in mice. 2019

Annual Review of Virology. in press

Kane, M. and Golovkina T.V.

Realities of virus sensing. 2012

Microbes and Infection. doi:10.1016/j.micinf/2012.06.006

Kane, M. and Golovkina T.V.

Common threads in persistent viral infections. 2010

Journal of Virology. doi:10.1128/JVI.01905-09