Florian Douam, PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Microbiology





Florian Douam, Ph.D. has a Ph.D. in molecular virology from École normale supérieure de Lyon, France. He previously worked as a postdoctoral research associate in the Ploss Lab, in the department of molecular biology at Princeton University. He currently leads the Douam Lab located at the National Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratories (NEIDL), which investigates how the human immune system as a tissue interacts with specific viral pathogens and ultimately regulates different outcome of infection.

Faculty
Boston University
National Emerging Infectious Disease Lab


Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students)
Boston University School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences


Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

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  1. Ren W, Zhu Y, Wang Y, Shi H, Yu Y, Hu G, Feng F, Zhao X, Lan J, Wu J, Kenney DJ, Douam F, Tong Y, Zhong J, Xie Y, Wang X, Yuan Z, Zhou D, Zhang R, Ding Q. Comparative analysis reveals the species-specific genetic determinants of ACE2 required for SARS-CoV-2 entry. PLoS Pathog. 2021 03; 17(3):e1009392. PMID: 33760889
     
  2. Loffredo M, Lucero H, Chen DY, O'Connell A, Bergqvist S, Munawar A, Bandara A, De Graef S, Weeks SD, Douam F, Saeed M, Munawar AH. The in-vitro effect of famotidine on sars-cov-2 proteases and virus replication. Sci Rep. 2021 03 08; 11(1):5433.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33686143
     
  3. Carossino M, Montanaro P, O'Connell A, Kenney D, Gertje H, Grosz KA, Kurnick SA, Bosmann M, Saeed M, Balasuriya UBR, Douam F, Crossland NA. Fatal neuroinvasion of SARS-CoV-2 in K18-hACE2 mice is partially dependent on hACE2 expression. bioRxiv. 2021 Jan 15.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33469581
     
  4. Nimgaonkar I, Archer NF, Becher I, Shahrad M, LeDesma RA, Mateus A, Caballero-Gómez J, Berneshawi AR, Ding Q, Douam F, Gaska JM, Savitski MM, Kim H, Ploss A. Isocotoin suppresses hepatitis E virus replication through inhibition of heat shock protein 90. Antiviral Res. 2021 01; 185:104997. PMID: 33326835
     
  5. Chen DY, Khan N, Close BJ, Goel RK, Blum B, Tavares AH, Kenney D, Conway HL, Ewoldt JK, Kapell S, Chitalia VC, Crossland NA, Chen CS, Kotton DN, Baker SC, Connor JH, Douam F, Emili A, Saeed M. SARS-CoV-2 desensitizes host cells to interferon through inhibition of the JAK-STAT pathway. bioRxiv. 2020 Oct 28.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33140044
     
  6. Ramanathan HN, Zhang S, Douam F, Mar KB, Chang J, Yang PL, Schoggins JW, Ploss A, Lindenbach BD. A Sensitive Yellow Fever Virus Entry Reporter Identifies Valosin-Containing Protein (VCP/p97) as an Essential Host Factor for Flavivirus Uncoating. mBio. 2020 04 14; 11(2). PMID: 32291299
     
  7. O'Connell AK, Douam F. Humanized Mice for Live-Attenuated Vaccine Research: From Unmet Potential to New Promises. Vaccines (Basel). 2020 Jan 21; 8(1). PMID: 31973073
     
  8. Douam F, Ziegler CGK, Hrebikova G, Fant B, Leach R, Parsons L, Wang W, Gaska JM, Winer BY, Heller B, Shalek AK, Ploss A. Selective expansion of myeloid and NK cells in humanized mice yields human-like vaccine responses. Nat Commun. 2018 11 28; 9(1):5031. PMID: 30487575
     
  9. Douam F, Ploss A. Yellow Fever Virus: Knowledge Gaps Impeding the Fight Against an Old Foe. Trends Microbiol. 2018 11; 26(11):913-928. PMID: 29933925
     
  10. Ding Q, Gaska JM, Douam F, Wei L, Kim D, Balev M, Heller B, Ploss A. Species-specific disruption of STING-dependent antiviral cellular defenses by the Zika virus NS2B3 protease. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 07 03; 115(27):E6310-E6318. PMID: 29915078
     
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Bar chart showing 27 publications over 9 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2015 and 2018

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20121
20132
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20172
20185
20204
20213
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