TOP TEN perturbations for GIMAP8 (Homo sapiens)

Organism: Homo sapiens
Gene: GIMAP8
Selected probe(set): 235306_at
Platform: Affymetrix Human Genome U133 Plus 2.0 Array

Expression of GIMAP8 (235306_at) across 6540 perturbations tested by GENEVESTIGATOR:

T-cell isolation study 11 / T-cell isolation study 6

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-5.0077124
Number of Samples:2 / 2
Experimental T-cell isolation study 11
CD4+ resting memory T-cell were isolated from peripheral blood buffy coat of healthy donors after storage for 24 hours at 20°C. The cell fraction was first enriched via density gradient centrifugation with LSM 1077 Ficoll and than FACS sorted as CD3+/CD4+/CD45RO+/CD45RA- population.
Control T-cell isolation study 6
CD4+ resting memory T-cell were isolated from whole peripheral blood of healthy donors with no delay. The cell fraction was first enriched via density gradient centrifugation with LSM 1077 Ficoll and than FACS sorted as CD3+/CD4+/CD45RO+/CD45RA- population.

rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis; ANCA-associated vasculitis study 5 (tubulointerstitium) / focal segmental glomerulosclerosis study 9 (glomerulus)

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-4.4153576
Number of Samples:21 / 10
Experimental rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis; ANCA-associated vasculitis study 5 (tubulointerstitium)
Tubulointerstitium tissue sample obtained by microdissection from kidney biopsy, from patients suffering from rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis and antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis. Donors were positive for ANCA-antibody. Biopsy samples were obtained from the European Renal cDNA Bank-Kroener-Fresenius biopsy bank. All biopsies were stratified by a reference pathologist.
Control focal segmental glomerulosclerosis study 9 (glomerulus)
Glomeruli tissue sample obtained by microdissection from kidney biopsy, from patients suffering from focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Biopsy samples were obtained from the European Renal cDNA Bank-Kroener-Fresenius biopsy bank. All biopsies were stratified by a reference pathologist.

TNF-ɑ study 20 / normal monocyte sample

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-4.0752544
Number of Samples:3 / 7
Experimental TNF-ɑ study 20
Monocyte samples isolated from healthy donors and stimulated in vitro by 100 ng/ml TNFα in whole blood for 1.5 hour. Following stimulation, monocyte were depleted from granulocytes using CD15 MACS beads, and afterwards they were sorted from remaining peripheral blood leukocyte by CD14 labeling.
Control normal monocyte sample
Monocyte samples isolated from healthy subjects. Peripheral blood monocytes were isolated immediately after drawing blood by depletion from granulocytes using CD15 MACS beads, and afterwards they were sorted from remaining peripheral blood leukocyte by CD14 labeling.

CAR T cell study 4 (PSCA-28t28Z; post-infusion) / CAR T cell study 4 (PSCA-28t28Z; pre-infusion)

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):4.055953
Number of Samples:3 / 3
Experimental CAR T cell study 4 (PSCA-28t28Z; post-infusion)
CD8+ T cells transduced with PSCA-28t28Z (second generation CAR) and isolated 30 days after adoptive transfer into mice bearing HPAC-derived pancreatic tumor. Human peripheral blood mononuclear cells were stimulated with anti-CD3 antibody (OKT3) in presence of IL-2. Two days post-stimulation, T cells were transduced with retroviral vectors encoding PSCA-28t28Z. Cells were cultured for 2 weeks in presence of IL-2 and then transfered into 4-5-week-old male NSG mice. Subcutaneous xenografts were generated by injection of HPAC cells. Once tumors became palpable, mice were treated with CD8+ T cells expressing PSCA-28t28Z. Untransduced CD4+ cells from the same donor were given to each mouse for cytokine support. Spleen-resident human CD8+ T cells were isolated 30 days later using the CD8 MicroBeads (post-infusion samples).
Control CAR T cell study 4 (PSCA-28t28Z; pre-infusion)
Primary human CD8+ T cells stimulated ex vivo and transduced to express PSCA-28t28Z (second generation CAR). Human peripheral blood mononuclear cells were stimulated with anti-CD3 antibody (OKT3) in presence of IL-2. Two days post-stimulation, T cells were transduced with retroviral vectors encoding PSCA-28t28Z. Cells were cultured for 2 weeks in presence of IL-2, until collection of samples (pre-infusion samples).

rheumatoid arthritis study 31 / TNF-ɑ study 20

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):3.9845695
Number of Samples:4 / 3
Experimental rheumatoid arthritis study 31
Monocyte samples isolated from patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Monocyte from whole blood were depleted from granulocytes by CD15 MACS beads, and afterwards they were sorted from remaining peripheral blood leukocyte by CD14 labeling. Patients fulfilled the revised American College of Rheumatology criteria (ACR) for RA.
Control TNF-ɑ study 20
Monocyte samples isolated from healthy donors and stimulated in vitro by 100 ng/ml TNFα in whole blood for 1.5 hour. Following stimulation, monocyte were depleted from granulocytes using CD15 MACS beads, and afterwards they were sorted from remaining peripheral blood leukocyte by CD14 labeling.

CAR T cell study 4 (PSCA-28t28Z; pre-infusion) / CAR T cell study 4 (GFP; pre-infusion)

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-3.8847933
Number of Samples:3 / 3
Experimental CAR T cell study 4 (PSCA-28t28Z; pre-infusion)
Primary human CD8+ T cells stimulated ex vivo and transduced to express PSCA-28t28Z (second generation CAR). Human peripheral blood mononuclear cells were stimulated with anti-CD3 antibody (OKT3) in presence of IL-2. Two days post-stimulation, T cells were transduced with retroviral vectors encoding PSCA-28t28Z. Cells were cultured for 2 weeks in presence of IL-2, until collection of samples (pre-infusion samples).
Control CAR T cell study 4 (GFP; pre-infusion)
Primary human CD8+ T cells stimulated ex vivo and transduced to express GFP. Human peripheral blood mononuclear cells were stimulated with anti-CD3 antibody (OKT3) in presence of IL-2. Two days post-stimulation, T cells were transduced with retroviral vectors encoding GFP as a control. Cells were cultured for 2 weeks in presence of IL-2, until collection of samples (pre-infusion samples).

lung adenocarcinoma study 3 (positive) / normal lung tissue

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-3.8127174
Number of Samples:7 / 3
Experimental lung adenocarcinoma study 3 (positive)
Primary lung adenocarcinoma samples, with bone marrow positive for early disseminated tumor cells (DTCs). The presence of DTCs can predict the subsequent occurrence of overt metastasis and survival in lung cancer.
Control normal lung tissue
Normal lung tissue.

T-cell activation study 1 / quiescent CD4+ T-cell sample

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-3.7772837
Number of Samples:2 / 2
Experimental T-cell activation study 1
CD4+ T-cell samples derived from PBMC´s of HIV-seronegative donors were activated with plate bound CD3 (1ug/ml) and soluble CD28 (50ng/ml) for 1 day.
Control quiescent CD4+ T-cell sample
Quiescent CD4+ T-cell samples derived from PBMC´s of HIV-seronegative donors.

dendritic cell study 7 (IL-4 mddc) / dendritic cell study 7 (IL-15 mddc)

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-3.6937551
Number of Samples:3 / 3
Experimental dendritic cell study 7 (IL-4 mddc)
Mature IL-4 dendritic cells differentiated from CD14+ monocytes obtained from healthy donors. Monocytes were seeded in RPMI and supplemented with 2.5 % heat-inactivated human AB serum. Monocytes were cultured with 800 IU/mL granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor and 20 ng/mL IL-4 in order to generate immature IL-4 DCs. Conventional maturation cocktail, comprising 10 ng/mL tumor necrosis factor-α, 10 ng/mL interleukin-1β, 15 ng/ml interleukin-6 and 1 µg/mL prostaglandin E2 was added for 48 hours. CD14+ monocytes were isolated from peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) by Ficoll density gradient centrifugation and purified by positive magnetic cell selection.
Control dendritic cell study 7 (IL-15 mddc)
Mature IL-15 dendritic cells differentiated from CD14+ monocytes obtained from healthy donors. Monocytes were seeded in RPMI and supplemented with 2.5 % heat-inactivated human AB serum. Differentiation was induced with 800 IU/mL granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor and 200 ng/mL IL-15 to obtain immature IL-15 DCs. A TLR-activating maturation cocktail, comprising 3 µg/mL R848, 2.5 ng/mL tumor necrosis factor-α, 250 ng/mL interferon-γ and 1 µg/mL prostaglandin E2 was added after 24-48 hours of differentiation for 18-20 hours. CD14+ monocytes were isolated from peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) by Ficoll density gradient centrifugation and purified by positive magnetic cell selection.

B-CLL study 11 (rolipram) / rolipram study 4 (normal T-cell; 20uM)

Relative Expression (log2-ratio):-3.6079865
Number of Samples:4 / 4
Experimental B-CLL study 11 (rolipram)
Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) obtained from chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) patients and in vitro treated with rolipram (20 uM, cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase (PDE4) inhibitor) for 4 hours. PBMCs’ samples contained 90% CD19+ CD5+ B lineage CLL cells (B-CLL). Inclusion criteria: untreated CLL patients or at least 1 month after chemotherapy. Exclusion criteria: patients with active infections or other serious medical conditions or with white blood cell (WBC) counts of 15,000/l. ATC code:---
Control rolipram study 4 (normal T-cell; 20uM)
MACS purified T-cells from healthy donor peripheral blood treated with rolipram (20 uM, cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase (PDE4) inhibitor) for 4 hours. ATC code:---