Via CS, Shustov A, Rus V, Lang T, Nguyen P, Finkelman FD. In vivo neutralization of TNF-alpha promotes humoral autoimmunity by preventing the induction of CTL. J Immunol 2001;167:6821-6
Rus V, Atamas SP, Shustova V, Luzina IG, Selaru F, Magder LS, Via CS. Expression of cytokine- and chemokine-related genes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from lupus patients by cDNA array. Clin Immunol 2002; 102:283-90
Keiser RE, Rus V,Todd CW, Kalappa N, Flores R. Evidence for Aerobic insufficiency in Women with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus .Arthritis Rheum ; Arthritis Care & Research 2003, 49:16-22
Niculescu, F., Nguyen P., Niculescu F., Rus H., Rus V. and Via, C.S. Signal transduction pathways activated in acute and chronic graft versus host disease (GVHD) in the parent-into-F1 mouse model (P->F1). Arthritis Rheum. 2003, 48:1071-1079
Niculescu T, Weerth S, Soane L, Niculescu F, Rus V, Raine CS, Shin ML, Rus H. Effects
of membrane attack complex of complement on apoptosis in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2003 Dec;1010:530-3.
Rus V, Chen H, Zernetkina V, Magder LS, Mathai S, Hochberg MC, Via CS. Gene expression profiling in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from lupus patients with active and inactive disease. Clin Immunol. 2004,112, 231-234
Rus V, Zernetkina V, Puliaev R, Cudrici C, Mathai S, Via CS. Increased Expression and Release of Functional Tumor Necrosis Factor–Related Apoptosis- Inducing Ligand (TRAIL) by T Cells from Lupus Patients with Active Disease. Clin Immunol 2005, 117, 48-56.
Krishnan Sandeep, Kiang JG, Fisher CU, Nambiar MP, Nguyen HT, Kyttaris VC, Chowdhury B, Rus V, Tsokos GC. Increased Caspase-e Expression and Activity Contributes to Reduced CD3¿ Expression in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus T cells. J Immunol. 2005;175(5):3417-23