Jesus Rivera-Nieves

TitleProfessor of Medicine
InstitutionUniversity of California San Diego
Address9500 Gilman Drive #0063
La Jolla CA 92093
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    Fellowship Training2001University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
    Research Fellowship1998Pulmonary Medicine Branch, National Hearth, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
    Residency1993University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
    MD1990University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR
    BS1985University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR

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    Novel Traffic-targeted Therapies for IBD
    NIH/NIDDK R01DK108670Jan 1, 2016 - Dec 31, 2020
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Dendritic Cell Manipulation: A Novel Therapeutic for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    VA I01BX001051Apr 1, 2011 - Dec 31, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Targeting L-Selectin in Chronic Murine Ileitis
    NIH/NIDDK R01DK080212Jul 20, 2009 - Jun 30, 2014
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Role of L-selectin and its Ligands in Chronic Murine Ileitis
    NIH/NIDDK R03DK073280Sep 1, 2006 - Aug 31, 2009
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Lymphocyte Trafficking by Chemokines/Adhesion Molecules in Crohn's Disease
    NIH/NIDDK K08DK067254Jul 1, 2004 - Jun 30, 2010
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Battat R, Dulai PS, Vande Casteele N, Evans E, Hester KD, Webster E, Jain A, Proudfoot JA, Mairalles A, Neill J, Singh S, Chang JT, Rivera-Nieves J, Sandborn WJ, Boland BS. Biomarkers Are Associated With Clinical and Endoscopic Outcomes With Vedolizumab Treatment in Ulcerative Colitis. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2018 Oct 05. PMID: 30295781.
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    2. Marrero I, Maricic I, Feldstein AE, Loomba R, Schnabl B, Rivera-Nieves J, Eckmann L, Kumar V. Complex Network of NKT Cell Subsets Controls Immune Homeostasis in Liver and Gut. Front Immunol. 2018; 9:2082. PMID: 30254647.
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    3. Rivera-Nieves J. Targeting leukocyte traffic: A new era for the treatment of Inflammatory bowel disease. J Crohns Colitis. 2018 Aug 22; 12(suppl_2):S631-S632. PMID: 30137310.
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    4. Dulai PS, Boland BS, Singh S, Chaudrey K, Koliani-Pace JL, Kochhar G, Parikh MP, Shmidt E, Hartke J, Chilukuri P, Meserve J, Whitehead D, Hirten R, Winters AC, Katta LG, Peerani F, Narula N, Sultan K, Swaminath A, Bohm M, Lukin D, Hudesman D, Chang JT, Rivera-Nieves J, Jairath V, Zou GY, Feagan BG, Shen B, Siegel CA, Loftus EV, Kane S, Sands BE, Colombel JF, Sandborn WJ, Lasch K, Cao C. Development and Validation of a Scoring System to Predict Outcomes of Vedolizumab Treatment in Patients with Crohn's Disease. Gastroenterology. 2018 May 29. PMID: 29857091.
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    5. McNamee EN, Rivera-Nieves J. Defective Lymphatics in Crohn's Disease: Tertiary Lymphoid Follicles Plug the Gap. Gastroenterology. 2017 03; 152(4):908-910. PMID: 28153586.
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    6. Bamias G, Rivera-Nieves J. Targeting S1P Receptors, A New Mechanism of Action for Inflammatory Bowel Disease Therapy. Gastroenterology. 2016 Nov; 151(5):1025-1027. PMID: 27693331.
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    7. Rivera-Nieves J, Bamias G. Anti-Interleukin-12/23 Blockade Offers Novel Therapeutic Opportunities for the "Difficult" Patient with Crohn's Disease. Gastroenterology. 2016 05; 150(5):1237-1239. PMID: 27018181.
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    8. Lee NS, Pola S, Groessl EJ, Rivera-Nieves J, Ho SB. Opportunities for Improvement in the Care of Patients Hospitalized for Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Related Colitis. Dig Dis Sci. 2016 Apr; 61(4):1003-12. PMID: 26860508.
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    9. Ley K, Rivera-Nieves J, Sandborn WJ, Shattil S. Integrin-based therapeutics: biological basis, clinical use and new drugs. Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2016 Mar; 15(3):173-83. PMID: 26822833; PMCID: PMC4890615.
    10. Boland BS, Boyle DL, Sandborn WJ, Firestein GS, Levesque BG, Hillman J, Zhang B, Proudfoot J, Eckmann L, Ernst PB, Rivera-Nieves J, Pola S, Copur-Dahi N, Zou G, Chang JT. Validation of gene expression biomarker analysis for biopsy-based clinical trials in Crohn's disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2015 Feb; 21(2):323-30. PMID: 25545378; PMCID: PMC4404151.
    11. Mosli MH, Rivera-Nieves J, Feagan BG. T-cell trafficking and anti-adhesion strategies in inflammatory bowel disease: current and future prospects. Drugs. 2014 Mar; 74(3):297-311. PMID: 24452878.
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    12. Bamias G, Clark DJ, Rivera-Nieves J. Leukocyte traffic blockade as a therapeutic strategy in inflammatory bowel disease. Curr Drug Targets. 2013 Nov; 14(12):1490-500. PMID: 23621509; PMCID: PMC3779486.
    13. Rivera-Nieves J, Abreu MT. A call for investment in education of US minorities in the 21(st) century. Gastroenterology. 2013 May; 144(5):863-7. PMID: 23523955; PMCID: PMC3684384.
    14. Pola S, Patel D, Ramamoorthy S, McLemore E, Fahmy M, Rivera-Nieves J, Chang JT, Evans E, Docherty M, Talamini M, Sandborn WJ. Strategies for the care of adults hospitalized for active ulcerative colitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 Dec; 10(12):1315-1325.e4. PMID: 22835577; PMCID: PMC4226798.
    15. Gorfu G, Rivera-Nieves J, Hoang S, Abbott DW, Arbenz-Smith K, Azar DW, Pizarro TT, Cominelli F, McDuffie M, Ley K. Beta7 integrin deficiency suppresses B cell homing and attenuates chronic ileitis in SAMP1/YitFc mice. J Immunol. 2010 Nov 01; 185(9):5561-8. PMID: 20926792; PMCID: PMC3228636.
    16. Eltzschig HK, Rivera-Nieves J, Colgan SP. Targeting the A2B adenosine receptor during gastrointestinal ischemia and inflammation. Expert Opin Ther Targets. 2009 Nov; 13(11):1267-77. PMID: 19769545; PMCID: PMC4077533.
    17. Smith E, von Vietinghoff S, Stark MA, Zarbock A, Sanders JM, Duley A, Rivera-Nieves J, Bender TP, Ley K. T-lineage cells require the thymus but not VDJ recombination to produce IL-17A and regulate granulopoiesis in vivo. J Immunol. 2009 Nov 01; 183(9):5685-93. PMID: 19843951.
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    18. Barnes SL, Vidrich A, Wang ML, Wu GD, Cominelli F, Rivera-Nieves J, Bamias G, Cohn SM. Resistin-like molecule beta (RELMbeta/FIZZ2) is highly expressed in the ileum of SAMP1/YitFc mice and is associated with initiation of ileitis. J Immunol. 2007 Nov 15; 179(10):7012-20. PMID: 17982092.
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    19. Bamias G, Okazawa A, Rivera-Nieves J, Arseneau KO, De La Rue SA, Pizarro TT, Cominelli F. Commensal bacteria exacerbate intestinal inflammation but are not essential for the development of murine ileitis. J Immunol. 2007 Feb 01; 178(3):1809-18. PMID: 17237431.
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    20. Bamias G, Mishina M, Nyce M, Ross WG, Kollias G, Rivera-Nieves J, Pizarro TT, Cominelli F. Role of TL1A and its receptor DR3 in two models of chronic murine ileitis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 May 30; 103(22):8441-6. PMID: 16698931; PMCID: PMC1482511.
    21. Bachmann C, Klibanov AL, Olson TS, Sonnenschein JR, Rivera-Nieves J, Cominelli F, Ley KF, Lindner JR, Pizarro TT. Targeting mucosal addressin cellular adhesion molecule (MAdCAM)-1 to noninvasively image experimental Crohn's disease. Gastroenterology. 2006 Jan; 130(1):8-16. PMID: 16401463.
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    22. Odashima M, Bamias G, Rivera-Nieves J, Linden J, Nast CC, Moskaluk CA, Marini M, Sugawara K, Kozaiwa K, Otaka M, Watanabe S, Cominelli F. Activation of A2A adenosine receptor attenuates intestinal inflammation in animal models of inflammatory bowel disease. Gastroenterology. 2005 Jul; 129(1):26-33. PMID: 16012931.
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    23. Bamias G, Martin C, Mishina M, Ross WG, Rivera-Nieves J, Marini M, Cominelli F. Proinflammatory effects of TH2 cytokines in a murine model of chronic small intestinal inflammation. Gastroenterology. 2005 Mar; 128(3):654-66. PMID: 15765401.
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    24. Spencer LT, Paone G, Krein PM, Rouhani FN, Rivera-Nieves J, Brantly ML. Role of human neutrophil peptides in lung inflammation associated with alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2004 Mar; 286(3):L514-20. PMID: 14594730.
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