Jianlin Gong, MD

Professor, Medicine

(617) 414-1715
650 Albany St Evans Biomed Research Ctr


I have expertise in generation of dendritic cells (DC), development of tumor vaccine including DC-tumor cell fusion and heat shock proteins, animal models for translational research and preclinical research using human cancer samples.

Other Positions

  • Graduate Faculty (Primary Mentor of Grad Students), Boston University School of Medicine, Division of Graduate Medical Sciences


  • Zhejiang University, MD


  • Published on 4/25/2016

    Calderwood SK, Gong J, Murshid A. Extracellular HSPs: The Complicated Roles of Extracellular HSPs in Immunity. Front Immunol. 2016; 7:159. PMID: 27199984.

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  • Published on 2/11/2016

    Calderwood SK, Gong J. Heat Shock Proteins Promote Cancer: It's a Protection Racket. Trends Biochem Sci. 2016 Apr; 41(4):311-23. PMID: 26874923.

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  • Published on 4/6/2015

    Koido S, Homma S, Kan S, Takakura K, Namiki Y, Kobayashi H, Ito Z, Uchiyama K, Kajihara M, Arihiro S, Arakawa H, Okamoto M, Ohkusa T, Gong J, Tajiri H. Induction of antigen-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes by fusion cells generated from allogeneic plasmacytoid dendritic and tumor cells. Int J Oncol. 2015 Jun; 46(6):2679. PMID: 25846893.

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  • Published on 4/2/2015

    Murshid A, Gong J, Prince T, Borges TJ, Calderwood SK. Scavenger receptor SREC-I mediated entry of TLR4 into lipid microdomains and triggered inflammatory cytokine release in RAW 264.7 cells upon LPS activation. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0122529. PMID: 25836976.

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  • Published on 3/1/2015

    Takakura K, Kajihara M, Ito Z, Ohkusa T, Gong J, Koido S. Dendritic-tumor fusion cells in cancer immunotherapy. Discov Med. 2015 Mar; 19(104):169-74. PMID: 25828520.

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  • Published on 2/9/2015

    Gong J, Weng D, Eguchi T, Murshid A, Sherman MY, Song B, Calderwood SK. Targeting the hsp70 gene delays mammary tumor initiation and inhibits tumor cell metastasis. Oncogene. 2015 Oct; 34(43):5460-71. PMID: 25659585.

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  • Published on 1/1/2015

    Koido S, Gong J. Cell fusion between dendritic cells and whole tumor cells. Methods Mol Biol. 2015; 1313:185-91. PMID: 25947665.

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  • Published on 12/30/2014

    Murshid A, Gong J, Ahmad R, Borges TJ, Calderwood SK. Scavenger receptor SREC-I promotes double stranded RNA-mediated TLR3 activation in human monocytes. Immunobiology. 2015 Jun; 220(6):823-32. PMID: 25641411.

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  • Published on 12/15/2014

    Koido S, Homma S, Okamoto M, Takakura K, Gong J, Sugiyama H, Ohkusa T, Tajiri H. Chemoimmunotherapy targeting Wilms' tumor 1 (WT1)-specific cytotoxic T lymphocyte and helper T cell responses for patients with pancreatic cancer. Oncoimmunology. 2014 Nov; 3(10):e958950. PMID: 25941581.

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  • Published on 11/1/2014

    Koido S, Kan S, Yoshida K, Yoshizaki S, Takakura K, Namiki Y, Tsukinaga S, Odahara S, Kajihara M, Okamoto M, Ito M, Yusa S, Gong J, Sugiyama H, Ohkusa T, Homma S, Tajiri H. Immunogenic modulation of cholangiocarcinoma cells by chemoimmunotherapy. Anticancer Res. 2014 Nov; 34(11):6353-61. PMID: 25368235.

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