My Work


How Poverty Affects Diet to Shape the Microbiota and Chronic Disease

(Nature Reviews Immunology) – November 2017

Disappearance of the Human Microbiota: How We May Be Losing Our Oldest Allies

(American Society for Microbiology) – November 8, 2019

Career Development Grant for Postdoctoral Women

(American Society for Microbiology) – June 2019

Non-Scientific Writing

Grace Begets Beauty (Personal Blog)

Academic Publications I’ve Been Part Of

(Maiden name: Harrison)

  • Bushman, D., Alroy, K. A., Greene, S. K., Keating, P., Wahnich, A., Weiss, D., … & Tong, S. (2020). Detection and Genetic Characterization of Community-Based SARS-CoV-2 Infections—New York City, March 2020. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report69(28), 918.
  • Jamwal, D. R., Laubitz, D., Harrison, C. A., da Paz, V. F., Cox, C. M., Wong, R., … & Lybarger, L. (2020). Intestinal Epithelial Expression of MHCII Determines Severity of Chemical, T-Cell–Induced, and Infectious Colitis in Mice. Gastroenterology.
  • Jamwal, D. R., Marati, R. V., Harrison, C. A., Midura-Kiela, M. T., Figliuolo Paz, V. R., Besselsen, D. G., … & Kiela, P. R. (2020). Total CD3 T Cells Are Necessary and Sufficient to Induce Colitis in Immunodeficient Mice With Dendritic Cell–Specific Deletion of TGFbR2: A Novel IBD Model to Study CD4 and CD8 T-Cell Interaction. Inflammatory bowel diseases26(2), 229-241.
  • Figliuolo da Paz, V., Jamwal, D. R., Gurney, M., Midura-Kiela, M., Harrison, C. A., Cox, C., … & Kiela, P. R. (2019). Rapid downregulation of DAB2 by toll-like receptor activation contributes to a pro-inflammatory switch in activated dendritic cells. Frontiers in immunology10, 304.

  • Harrison, C. A., Laubitz, D., Midura-Kiela, M. T., Jamwal, D. R., Besselsen, D. G., Ghishan, F. K., & Kiela, P. R. (2019). Sexual Dimorphism in the Response to Broad-spectrum Antibiotics During T Cell-mediated Colitis. Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis13(1), 115-126.
  • Harrison, C. A., Laubitz, D., Ohland, C. L., Midura-Kiela, M. T., Patil, K., Besselsen, D. G., … & Kiela, P. R. (2018). Microbial dysbiosis associated with impaired intestinal Na+/H+ exchange accelerates and exacerbates colitis in ex-germ free mice. Mucosal immunology11(5), 1329-1341.
  • Harrison, C. A., & Taren, D. (2018). How poverty affects diet to shape the microbiota and chronic disease. Nature Reviews Immunology18(4), 279.
  • Laubitz, D., Harrison, C. A., Midura-Kiela, M. T., Ramalingam, R., Larmonier, C. B., Chase, J. H., … & Kiela, P. R. (2016). Reduced epithelial Na+/H+ exchange drives gut microbial dysbiosis and promotes inflammatory response in T cell-mediated murine colitis. PloS one11(4), e0152044.
  • McFadden, R. M. T., Larmonier, C. B., Shehab, K. W., Midura-Kiela, M., Ramalingam, R., Harrison, C. A., … & Ghishan, F. K. (2015). The role of curcumin in modulating colonic microbiota during colitis and colon cancer prevention. Inflammatory bowel diseases21(11), 2483-2494.