Professional Biography & ExperienceAdvisor – Outdoor Club (Athens); Advisor – PC Future Health Professionals Club (Athens), Member of The American Physiological Society, Human Anatomy and Physiology Society, Association of Biology Laboratory Education, American Society of Microbiology. Serving as Region III Chair for Sweet Briar College Alumnae Association
Schmitz, JM*, Durham, CG*, Schoeb, TR, Soltau, TD, Wolf, KJ, McCracken, VJ, Lorenz, RG. “Helicobacter felis associated gastric pathology in gnotobiotic mice.”*denotes co-first authorship Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 2011 September; 59 (9); 826 - 841
Schmitz, JM, Durham, CG, Ho, SB, Lorenz, RG. “Gastric mucus alterations associated with murine Helicobacter infection.” Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 2009 May; 57 (5): 457-467
Harris, PR, Wright, S, Serrano, C, Riera, F, Duarte, I, Torres, Javiera, Pena, A, Rollan, A, Viviani, P, Guiraldes, E, Schmitz, JM, Lorenz, RG, Novak, L, Smythies, LE, Smith, PD. “Helicobacter pylori Gastritis in Children is Associated with a Regulatory T Cell Response.” Gastroenterology 2008 February; 134: 491 – 499
Schmitz, JM, McCracken, VJ, Dimmitt, RA, Lorenz, RG. “Expression of CXCL15 (Lungkine) in Murine Gastrointestinal, Urogenital, and Endocrine Organs.” Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry 2007 May; 55(5): 515 – 524.
Schmitz JM, Tonkonogy SL, Dogan B, Leblond A, Whitehead KJ, Kim SC, Simpson KW, Sartor RB. “Murine Adherent and Invasive E. coli Induces Chronic Inflammation and Immune Responses in the Small and Large Intestines of Monoassociated IL-10-/- Mice Independent of Long Polar Fimbriae Adhesin A.” Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2018 Dec 21. doi: 10.1093/ibd/izy386