Immunology Experts

Andrew J. Caton

Vaccine Center
Wistar Institute
United States of America


Caton first joined The Wistar Institute as an assistant professor in 1984 after finishing his postdoctoral work at the University of Oxford, UK. Caton received a bachelor’s degree from the University of East Anglia, UK in biochemistry in 1977, and his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in virology in 1980. He is also the Wistar Professor in the department of microbiology at the University of Pennsylvania.

Research Interest

Immunology and animal science.


  • 3) Rankin AL, Reed AJ, Oh S, Picca CC, Guay HM, Larkin J, Panarey L, Aitken MK, Koeberlein B, Lipsky PE, Tomaszewski JE. CD4+ T cells recognizing a single self-peptide expressed by APCs induce spontaneous autoimmune arthritis. The Journal of Immunology. 2008 Jan 15;180(2):833-41.

  • 1) Jordan MS, Boesteanu A, Reed AJ, Petrone AL, Holenbeck AE, Lerman MA, Ali N, Caton AJ. Thymic selection of CD4+ CD25+ regulatory T cells induced by an agonist self-peptide. Nature immunology. 2001 Apr 1;2(4):301.

  • 2) Seo SJ, Fields ML, Buckler JL, Reed AJ, Mandik-Nayak L, Nish SA, Noelle RJ, Turka LA, Finkelman FD, Caton AJ, Erikson J. The impact of T helper and T regulatory cells on the regulation of anti-double-stranded DNA B cells. Immunity. 2002 Apr 30;16(4):535-46.

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