Eric L. Mustain

Eric L. Mustain
Associate Professor
Department of Health Sciences
Phone: (423) 439-4571
Email: Office Location: 249H Lamb Hall


Education

Ph. D. Microbiology/Immunology; University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
B.A.  Zoology; University of Missouri ? Columbia


Courses Taught

General Microbiology
Graduate Immunology


Research Focus
  • Innate immune mechanisms
  • History of Microbiology and Immunology

Selected Publications

General Microbiology Laboratory Manual.  Mustain, Eric.  Bluedoor Publishing.

Antigen presentation by Ia+ B cell hybridomas to H-2 restricted T cell hybridomas.  Kappler, J., White, J., Wegmann, D., Mustain, E. and Marrack, P.   Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 79:3604?3607.

Antibody-mediated regulation of T cell responses.   I.   Characterization of a monoclonal antibody which specifically regulates contact hypersensitivity to DNFB in BALB/c mice.   Mustain, E.L., Claman, H.N. and Moorhead, J.W.   J. Immunol. 136:4372?4378.

A new polymorphic determinant of HLA?DQ molecules.   Shipp, M.A., Cebra?Thomas, J.A., Kannapell, C.C., Ford, J.C., McCourt, D., Levkam, J.F., Zacheis, M., Bono, C., Davie, J.M., Mustain, E., Nahm, M.H. and Schwartz, B.D.   Human Immunol. 16:24?37.

Subpopulations of B lymphocytes in germinal centers.   Fyfe, G., Cebra?Thomas, J.A., Mustain, E., Davie, J.M., Alley, C.D. and Nahm, M.H.   J. Immunol. 139:2187?2194.


Personal Interests

History of aviation, avid football fan, growing ferns