Avery D Posey, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
Department: Pharmacology
Graduate Group Affiliations

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PCAM SPE 8-106
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Bioinformatics and Computational Biology)
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), Baltimore, MD, 2005.
B.S. (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), Baltimore, MD, 2005.
PhD (Genetics)
The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Posey, A.D. Jr: Avery Posey Discusses CAR T Cell Cancer Therapies. CRISPR Cuts. Episode 10 January 24 2019 Notes: Podcast Interview.

Migliorini, D., Dietrich, P-Y., Stupp, R., Linette, G.P., Posey, A.D. Jr., June, C.H.: CAR-T cell therapies in Glioblastoma: a first look. Clin Cancer Res. 24: 535-540, 2018.

Guedan, S., Posey, A.D. Jr., Shaw, C., Wing, A., Da, T., Patel, P.R., McGettigan, S.E., Casado-Medrano, V.,Kawalekar, O.U., Uribe, M., Song, D., Melenhorst, J.J., Lacey, S.F., Scholler, J., Keith, B., Young, R., June, C.H.: Enhancing CAR T cell persistence through ICOS and 4-1BB costimulation. JCI Insight. 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.96976.

Steentoft, C., Migliorini, D., King, T.R., Mandel, U., June, C.H., Posey, A.D. Jr.: Glycan-Directed CAR-T Cells. Glycobiology 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1093/glycob/cwy008.

Castellarin, M., Watanabe, K., June, C.H., Kloss, C.C., Posey, A.D. Jr.: Driving CARs to the Clinic for Solid Tumors. Gene Therapy 25: 165-175, 2018.

Yin, Y., Boesteanu, A.C. Xu, C., Reid, R.A., Binder, Z.A., Rodriguez, J.L., Cook, D.R., Thokala, R., Blouch, K., McGettigan-Croce, B., Konradt, C., Cogdill, A.P., Panjwani, K.M., Jiang, S., Zhang, L., Migliorini, D., Posey, A.D. Jr., June, C.H., Mason, N.J., Lin, Z., O’Rourke, D.M., Johnson, L.A.: Combinatorial IL13Ra2 humanized scFv based chimeric antigen receptor-T cells plus checkpoint blockade to treat malignant gliomas in murine and canine models. Mol. Ther. Oncolytics 2018 Notes: in press.

Wing, A., Fajardo, C., Posey, A.D. Jr., Shaw, C., Da, T., Young, R., Alemany, R., June C.H., Guedan, S.: Improving CAR-T cell Therapy with the Oncolytic Virus-driven Production of a Bispecific T-cell Engager. Cancer Immunol Res. 6: 606-616, 2018.

Posey, A.D. Jr.: Gene editing of peripheral blood T cells for cancer immunotherapy. Cell Gene Therapy Insights 3: 43-46, 2017 Notes: Interview.

Williams, A.D., Payne, K.K., Posey, A.D. Jr., Hill, C., Conejo-Garcia, J., June, C.H., Tchou, J.: Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer: Current and Future Strategies. Curr Surg Rep. pii:: 31, 2017.

Tchou, J., Zhao, Y., Levine, B.L., Zhang, P.J., Davis, M.M., Melenhorst, J.J., Kulikovskaya, I., Brennan, A.L., Liu, X., Lacey, S.F., Posey, A. D. Jr., Williams, A.D., So, A., Conejo-Garcia, J.R., Plesa, G., Young, R.M., McGettigan, S., Campbell, J., Pierce, R.H., Matro, J.M., DeMichele, A.M., Clark, A.S., Cooper, L.J.N., Schuchter, L.M., Vonderheide, R.H., June, C.H. : Safety and efficacy of intratumoral injections of chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cells in metastatic breast cancer. Cancer Immunol Res. 5(12): 1152-1161, 2017.

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