Gina M. Donato, PhD

Gina M. Donato, PhD

Gina Donato
Gina  M.  Donato
Degree(s): PhD
Primary Appointment: Assistant Professor, Medicine, Infectious Diseases and International Health
Email Address:

Research Description


Selected Publications

Donato GM, Goldsmith CS, Paddock CD, Eby JC, Gray MC, Hewlett EL.  Delivery of Bordetella pertussis adenylate cyclase toxin to target cells via outer membrane vesicles. FEBS Lett. 2012 Feb 17;586(4):459-65. doi: 10.1016/j.febslet.2012.01.032. Epub 2012 Jan 28.

D'Auria KM, Donato GM, Gray MC, Kolling GL, Warren CA, Cave LM, Solga MD, Lannigan JA, Papin JA, Hewlett EL. Systems analysis of the transcriptional response of human ileocecal epithelial cells to Clostridium difficile toxins and effects on cell cycle control. BMC Syst Biol. 2012 Jan 6;6:2. doi: 10.1186/1752-0509-6-2.

Eby JC, Gray MC, Mangan AR, Donato GM, Hewlett EL.  Role of CD11b/CD18 in the process of intoxication by the adenylate cyclase toxin of Bordetella pertussis. Infect Immun. 2012 Feb;80(2):850-9. doi: 10.1128/IAI.05979-11. Epub 2011 Dec 5.

Eby JC, Ciesla WP, Hamman W, Donato GM, Pickles RJ, Hewlett EL, Lencer WI.  Selective translocation of the Bordetella pertussis adenylate cyclase toxin across the basolateral membranes of polarized epithelial cells. J Biol Chem. 2010 Apr 2;285(14):10662-70. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.089219. Epub 2010 Feb 5.

PubMed Link for this Faculty Member

Contact Information
Office Address: 1708 Carter-Harrison Bldg MR-6 345 Crispell Dr Division o,
Office Phone: +1 434-924-9633