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Jill A. Gershan PhD

Jill A. Gershan PhD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Pediatrics
Division: Hematology/Oncology
Program: Oncology

Member of the Cancer Center

Research Experience

  • Tumor immunology
  • Publications

  • Correction: Astrocytes Directly Influence Tumor Cell Invasion and Metastasis In Vivo. (Wang L, Cossette SM, Rarick KR, Gershan J, Dwinell MB, Harder DR, Ramchandran R) PLoS One 2015;10(8):e0137369 PMID: 26322640 PMCID: PMC4554722 09/01/2015
  • Combined immune checkpoint protein blockade and low dose whole body irradiation as immunotherapy for myeloma. (Jing W, Gershan JA, Weber J, Tlomak D, McOlash L, Sabatos-Peyton C, Johnson BD) J Immunother Cancer 2015;3(1):2 PMID: 25614821 PMCID: PMC4302511 01/24/2015
  • Astrocytes directly influence tumor cell invasion and metastasis in vivo. (Wang L, Cossette SM, Rarick KR, Gershan J, Dwinell MB, Harder DR, Ramchandran R) PLoS One 2013;8(12):e80933 PMID: 24324647 PMCID: PMC3851470 12/11/2013
  • Programmed death receptor-1/programmed death receptor ligand-1 blockade after transient lymphodepletion to treat myeloma. (Kearl TJ, Jing W, Gershan JA, Johnson BD) J Immunol 2013 Jun 1;190(11):5620-8 PMID: 23616570 PMCID: PMC3891840 04/26/2013
  • Examining T cells at vaccine sites of tumor-bearing hosts provides insights to dysfunctional T-cell immunity. (Barr KM, Jing W, Hallett WH, Gershan JA, Johnson BD) J Immunother 2013 Jan;36(1):41-51 PMID: 23211619 PMCID: PMC3521867 12/06/2012
  • Separation and Characterization of Epithelial and Mesenchymal-like Murine Mammary Tumor Cells Reveals Epithelial Cell Differentiation Plasticity and Enhanced Tumorigenicity of Epithelial-enriched Tumor Cells. (Palen KA, Jing W, Weber JJ, Tilkens SB, Chan AM, Johnson BD, Gershan JA) Cancer Microenviron 2013 Apr;6(1):79-89 PMID: 22237886 PMCID: PMC3601216 01/13/2012
  • Depletion of CD25⁺ T cells from hematopoietic stem cell grafts increases posttransplantation vaccine-induced immunity to neuroblastoma. (Jing W, Yan X, Hallett WH, Gershan JA, Johnson BD) Blood 2011 Jun 23;117(25):6952-62 PMID: 21521781 PMCID: PMC3128485 04/28/2011
  • Depletion of CD4 T cells enhances immunotherapy for neuroblastoma after syngeneic HSCT but compromises development of antitumor immune memory. (Jing W, Gershan JA, Johnson BD) Blood 2009 Apr 30;113(18):4449-57 PMID: 19182203 PMCID: PMC2676098 02/03/2009
  • Expression of macrophage migration inhibitory factor by neuroblastoma leads to the inhibition of antitumor T cell reactivity in vivo. (Zhou Q, Yan X, Gershan J, Orentas RJ, Johnson BD) J Immunol 2008 Aug 1;181(3):1877-86 PMID: 18641325 PMCID: PMC3804024 07/22/2008
  • Neuroblastoma cells transiently transfected to simultaneously express the co-stimulatory molecules CD54, CD80, CD86, and CD137L generate antitumor immunity in mice. (Johnson BD, Gershan JA, Natalia N, Zujewski H, Weber JJ, Yan X, Orentas RJ) J Immunother 2005 Sep-Oct;28(5):449-60 PMID: 16113601 08/23/2005
  • Immediate transfection of patient-derived leukemia: a novel source for generating cell-based vaccines. (Gershan JA, Johnson BD, Weber J, Schauer DW, Natalia N, Behnke S, Burns K, Maloney KW, Warwick AB, Orentas RJ) Genet Vaccines Ther 2005 Jun 21;3(1):4 PMID: 15969754 PMCID: PMC1182385 06/23/2005
  • A novel family of mobile genetic elements is limited to the germline genome in Tetrahymena thermophila. (Wuitschick JD, Gershan JA, Lochowicz AJ, Li S, Karrer KM) Nucleic Acids Res 2002 Jun 1;30(11):2524-37 PMID: 12034842 PMCID: PMC117186 05/30/2002
  • A family of developmentally excised DNA elements in Tetrahymena is under selective pressure to maintain an open reading frame encoding an integrase-like protein. (Gershan JA, Karrer KM) Nucleic Acids Res 2000 Nov 1;28(21):4105-12 PMID: 11058106 PMCID: PMC113129 11/01/2000
  • Fluid volume deficit: validating the indicators. The Research Committee, Greater Milwaukee Area Chapter of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. (Gershan JA, Freeman CM, Ross MC, Greenlee K, Smejkal C, Brukwitzki G, Schneider K, Jiricka MK, Johnson DJ, Anderson C) Heart Lung 1990 Mar;19(2):152-6 PMID: 2180862 03/01/1990
  • Judaic ethical beliefs and customs regarding death and dying. (Gershan JA) Crit Care Nurse 1985 Jan-Feb;5(1):32-4 PMID: 3844989 01/01/1985
  • Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. (Gershan JA, Jiricka MK) Focus Crit Care 1984 Aug;11(4):28-35 PMID: 6236107 08/01/1984
  • Effect of positive end-expiratory pressure on pulmonary capillary wedge pressure. (Gershan JA) Heart Lung 1983 Mar;12(2):143-8 PMID: 6337980 03/01/1983
  • Last update: 10/01/2015