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Brinkworth, J.F. and M. Thorn. 2013. “Vertebrate immune system evolution and comparative primate immunity”. In J.F. Brinkworth and K. Pechenkina (eds) Primates, Pathogens and Evolution. Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects. Vol 38: 17-64. Springer Publishing: New York
Brinkworth, J.F. and K.N. Sterner. 2013. “Toll-like receptor function and evolution in primates” In J.F. Brinkworth and K. Pechenkina (eds) Primates, Pathogens and Evolution. Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects. Vol 38: 91-116. Springer Publishing: New York
Brinkworth, J.F. and K. Pechenkina. 2013. “Primates, pathogens and evolution: An introduction”. In J.F. Brinkworth and K. Pechenkina (eds) Primates, Pathogens and Evolution. Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects. Vol 38: 1-15. Springer Publishing: New York
Brinkworth, J.F. and J. Silver, S.M. Goyert. 2012. Innate immune responses to TLR2 and TLR4 agonists differ between baboons, chimpanzees and humans. Journal of Medical Primatology. 41(6): 388-393
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Brinkworth J.F.and K. Pechenkina (eds). 2013. Primates, Pathogens and Evolution. Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects. Vol 38. 428p. Springer Publishing: New York
Snyder-Mackler, N. and J. Sanz, J.N. Kohn, J.F. Brinkworth, S. Morrow, A.O. Shaver, J.C. Grenier, R. Pique-Regi, Z.P. Johnson, M.E. Wilson, L.B. Barreiro, J. Tung. “Social status alters immune regulation and response to infection in macaques”. Science 354(6315):1041-1045
Pai, A.A. and G. Baharian, A.P. Sabourin, J.F. Brinkworth, Y. Nedelec, J.W. Foley, J.C. Grenier, K.J. Siddle, A. Dumaine, V. Yotova, Z.P. Johnson, R.E. Lanford, C.B. Burge, L.B. Barreiro. 2016. “Widespread shortening of 3′ untranslated regions and increased exon inclusion are evolutionarily conserved features of innate immune responses to infection. PLoS Genetics. 12(9):e1006338. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1006338
Brinkworth, J.F. and L.B. Barreiro. 2014. “The contribution of natural selection to present-day susceptibility to chronic inflammatory and autoimmune disease”. Current Opinions in Immunology. 31:66-78
Brinkworth, J.F. 2017.  Infectious Disease and the Diversification of the Human Genome”. Human Biology vol 88.5 (in press/preprint)