Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Jiafen Hu, MSc, PhD

Jiafen Hu, MSc, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Division of Experimental Pathology
Scientific Program:Mechanisms of Carcinogenesis

Research Interests

  • Rabbits
  • Cottontail rabbit papillomavirus
  • Papillomavirus Infections
  • Immunity
  • Infection
  • Papilloma
  • Vaccination
  • DNA
  • Genome
  • Epitopes
  • Neoplasms
  • DNA Vaccines

Recent Publications


Cladel, NM, Jiang, P, Li, JJ, Peng, X, Cooper, TK, Majerciak, V, Balogh, KK, Meyer, TJ, Brendle, SA, Budgeon, LR, Shearer, DA, Munden, R, Cam, M, Vallur, R, Christensen, N, Zheng, ZM & Hu, J 2019, 'Papillomavirus can be transmitted through the blood and produce infections in blood recipients: Evidence from two animal models', Emerging Microbes and Infections, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 1108-1121.








Cladel, NM, Budgeon, LR, Balogh, KK, Cooper, T, Hu, J & Christensen, N 2015, 'A novel pre-clinical murine model to study the life cycle and progression of cervical and anal papillomavirus infections', PloS one, vol. 10, no. 3, e0120128.
Hu, J, Budgeon, LR, Cladel, NM, Balogh, K, Myers, R, Cooper, T & Christensen, N 2015, 'Tracking vaginal, anal and oral infection in a mouse papillomavirus infection model', Journal of General Virology, vol. 96, no. 12, pp. 3554-3565.

Clinical Trials Search

Children (age < 18 years)
Adults (age >= 18 years)