Bill Green, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisory Board
Department Chair and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Oversight Board

Our research focuses on the T-cell immune responses to retroviruses. 

Contact  Information

Department of Microbiology and Immunology
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Borwell Research Building
1 Medical Center Drive
Lebanon NH 03756 


Selected Publications 

O'Connor MA, Green WR
The role of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase in LP-BPM5 murine retroviral disease progression.
Virol J 2013 May 17; 10:154
PMID: 23680027

Green KA, Cook WJ, Green WR
Myeloid-derived suppressor cells in murine retrovirus-induced AIDS inhibit T- and B-cell responses in vitro that are used to define the immunodeficiency.
J Virol 2013 Feb; 87(4):2058-71
PMID: 23221564

Li W, Green WR
Immunotherapy of murine retrovirus-induced acquired immunodeficiency by CD4 T regulatory cell depletion and PD-1 blockade.
J Virol 2011 Dec; 85(24):13342-53
PMID: 21917983

Li W, Carlson TL, Green WR
Stimulation-dependent induction of CD154 on a subset of CD4+ FoxP3+ T-regulatory cells.
Int Immunopharmacol 2011 Sep; 11(9):1205-10
PMID: 21496498

Rutkowski MR, Stevens CA, Green WR
Impaired memory CD8 T cell responses against an immunodominant retroviral cryptic epitope.
Virology 2011 Apr 10; 412(2):256-68
PMID: 21295815

Carlson TL, Green KA, Green WR
Alternative translational reading frames as a novel source of epitopes for an expanded CD8 T-cell repertoire: use of a retroviral system to assess the translational requirements for CTL recognition and lysis.
Viral Immunol 2010 Dec; 23(6):577-83
PMID: 21142443

Rutkowski MR, Ho O, Green WR
Defining the mechanism(s) of protection by cytolytic CD8 T cells against a cryptic epitope derived from a retroviral alternative reading frame.
Virology 2009 Aug 1; 390(2):228-38
PMID: 19539970

Green KA, Okazaki T, Honjo T, Cook WJ, Green WR
The programmed death-1 and interleukin-10 pathways play a down-modulatory role in LP-BM5 retrovirus-induced murine immunodeficiency syndrome.
J Virol 2008 Mar; 82(5):2456-69
PMID: 18094175

Ho O, Green WR
Alternative translational products and cryptic T cell epitopes: expecting the unexpected.
J Immunol 2006 Dec 15; 177(12):8283-9
PMID: 17142722 

Li W, Green WR
Murine AIDS requires CD154/CD40L expression by the CD4 T cells that mediate retrovirus-induced disease: Is CD4 T cell receptor ligation needed?
Virology 2007 Mar 30; 360(1):58-71
PMID: 17113120