Sakeen W. Kashem

     E-mail:  kashe007@umn.edu

     Year Entered:  2010

     Degrees Received:
     New York University
     Chemistry major, Mathematics minor
     B.A., 2008

     Thesis Advisor:  Dan Kaplan, MD, PhD

     Thesis Research:  Functional differences of various cutaneous
     dendritic cell subsets in vivo.

     Publications (pubmed):
     Haley K, Igyarto BZ, Ortner D, Bobr A, Kashem S, Schenten D,
     Kaplan DH. Langerhans cells require MyD88-dependent signals for
     Candida albicans response but not for contact hypersensitivity or
     migration. J Immunol. 2012;188:4334-4339. PMCID: 3331889.