Alexandros Alexandratos National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
40 protocols

Alexandros Kokotos Weill Cornell Medicine
14 protocols

Griselda Zuccarino-Catania Yale University School of Medicine
5 protocols

Julie Weidner University of Gothenburg
6 protocols

Luis Alberto Sánchez Vargas
  • Post-Doc, Institute for Immunology and Informatics. University of Rhode Island
Research focus
  • Immunology
  • Dengue, T cells, B cells, antibodies and cytokines


PhD Biomedical Sciences, University of Veracruz, Mexico, 2016

Lab information

Alan L. Rothman Lab

Web of Science ResearcherID: A-4904-2014
Scopus Author ID: 56012695700

1. Characterization of the IL-17 and CD4+ Th17 cells in the clinical course of dengue virus infections. L.A. Sánchez-Vargas, K.G. Hernández-Flores, P. Thomas-Dupont, I.Y. Izaguirre-Hernández, E.E. Sánchez-Marce, R. Remes-Ruiz, S. Fonseca-Coronado, P.A. Hernández-Romano, ME Flores-Collins and H. Vivanco-Cid. Viruses 2020, 12, 1435. PMID:

2. T lymphocyte responses to flaviviruses - diverse cell populations affect tendency toward protection and disease. Sanchez Vargas LA, Mathew A, Rothman AL. Curr Opin Virol. 2020 Aug;43:28-34. PMID: 32810785.

3. Longitudinal analysis of memory B and T cell responses to dengue virus in a five-year prospective cohort study in Thailand. Luis A. Sánchez-Vargas, Sonia Kounlavouth, Madison L. Smith, Kathryn B. Anderson, Anon Srikiatkhachorn, Damon W. Ellison, Jeffrey R. Currier, Timothy P. Endy, Anuja Mathew, Alan L. Rothman. Front. Immunol. 2019, 10:1359.

4. Peripheral Follicular Helper T Cells in Acute Viral Diseases. A Perspective on Dengue. L.A. Sánchez-Vargas, Anuja Mathew. Future Virology. 2019, Vol. 14 NO. 3. PMID: 31073324

5. Non-Conjugated Chitosan-Based Nanoparticles to Proteic Antigens Elicit Similar Humoral Immune Responses to Those Obtained with Alum. Izaguirre-Hernández, I.Y; Mellado-Sánchez, G; Mondragón-Vásquez, K; Thomas-Dupont, P; Sánchez-Vargas, L.A; Hernández-Flores, K.G; Mendoza-Barrera, C; Altuzar, V; Cedillo-Barrón, L; Vivanco-Cid, H. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 2017, Vol. 17, pag. 846-852. PMID: 29634187

6. Evaluation of the safety and adjuvant effect of a detoxified Listeriolysin O mutant on the humoral response to Dengue virus antigens. Hernández-Flores KG, Calderón-Garcidueñas AL, Mellado-Sánchez G, Ruiz-Ramos R, Sánchez-Vargas LA, Thomas-Dupont P, Izaguirre-Hernández IY, Téllez-Sosa J, Martínez-Barnetche J, Wood L, Paterson Y, Cedillo-Barrón L, López-Franco O, Vivanco-Cid H. Clinical and experimental immunology. 2017, Apr;188(1):109-126. PMID: 27886660

7. Elevated circulating levels of IL-21 and IL-22 define a cytokine signature profile in type 2 autoimmune hepatitis patients. Pablo Thomas Dupont, José María Remes Troche, Irma Yadira Izaguirre Hernández, Luis Alberto Sánchez Vargas, Mathywz de Jesús Maldonado Rentería, Karina Guadalupe Hernández Flores, Aldo Torre Delgadillo, Elidé Bravo Sarmiento, Héctor Vivanco Cid. Annals of Hepatology. 2016, Vol 15, pag. 550-558. PMID: 27236154.

8. Prevalence of Celiac Disease and Related Antibodies in Patients Diagnosed with Irritable Bowel Syndrome According to the Rome III Criteria. A Case-Control Study. L. A. Sánchez-Vargas, P. Thomas-Dupont, M. Torres-Aguilera, A. A. Azamar-Jacome, K. L. Ramírez-Cervantes, M. R. Aedo-Garcés, A. Meixueiro-Daza, F. Roesch-Dietlen,P. Grube Pagola, H. Vivanco Cid, J. M. Remes Troche. Neurogastroenterology and Motility. 2016, Vol 28, pag. 994-1000. PMID: 26914655

9. Dynamics of interleukin 21 production during the clinical course of primary and secondary dengue virus infections, H. Vivanco Cid, M.J. Maldonado Rentería, L.A. Sánchez Vargas, I.Y. Izaguirre Hernández K.G. Hernández Flores, R. Remes Ruiz. Immunology Letters. 2014, Vol.161, Pag. 89-95. PMID: 24858204.

10. Evaluation of the SD BIOLINE dengue duo rapid test in the course of acute and convalescent dengue infections in a Mexican endemic region, Luis A. Sánchez Vargas, Elvis E. Sánchez Marce, Héctor Vivanco Cid. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. 2014, Vol.78, Pag. 368-372. PMID: 24480246.
7 Protocols reviewed
Real-time in vivo Imaging of LPS-induced Local Inflammation and Drug Deposition in NF-κB Reporter Mice
Authors:  Artur Schmidtchen and Manoj Puthia, date: 08/20/2020, view: 1324, Q&A: 0
Wound, biomaterial, and surgical infections are all characterized by a localized and excessive inflammation, motivating the development of in vivo methods focused on the analysis of local immune events. However, current inflammation models, ...
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Extracellular Vesicles Tracking and Quantification Using CT and Optical Imaging in Rats
Exosomes, a subtype of extracellular vesicles, are nanovesicles of endocytic origin. Exosomes contain a plethora of proteins, lipids, and genetic materials of parent cells to facilitate intercellular communications. Tracking exosomes in vivo ...
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1 Protocol edited
Analysis of B Cell Migration by Intravital Microscopy

During immune responses, B cells home to lymph nodes (LN), where they encounter antigens. Homing starts with capture and L-selectin-dependent rolling on the activated endothelium of high endothelial venules (HEV). After recognition of chemokines

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