William R. Levis

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William R. Levis, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor;
Departments of Medicine (ID&Immun Div) and Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology

Clinical Addresses

166 5TH AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10010
Phone: 646-915-4773

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Medical Specialties

Dermatology

Medical Expertise

General Dermatology

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Board Certification

1970 — Ab Dermatology - Dermatology

Education

1960-1964 — University of Wisconsin, Medical Education
1964-1995 — King County Medical Preferred Plan (Medicine), Internship
1965-1966 — Oregon Health Sciences University (Dematology), Residency Training
1969-1970 — Massachusetts General Hospital (Dematology), Residency Training

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T-cell plasticity of dapsone and DRESS
Markova, Alina; Duquesnoy, Rene; Levis, William
2014 Jan;13(1):12-13, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 817302, year: 2014, vol: 13, page: 12, stat: Journal Article,

MicroRNA-29 and an Integrated Understanding of Atrial Fibrillation
Hale, Christopher S; Levis, William R
2013 Oct;12(10):1083-1083, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 602702, year: 2013, vol: 12, page: 1083, stat: Journal Article,

Psoriasis and Leprosy are Teaching Us T-Cell Plasticity
Levis, William R; Martiniuk, Frank
2013 Oct;12(10):1082-1082, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 602712, year: 2013, vol: 12, page: 1082, stat: Journal Article,

Molecular skin research can impact systemic cancers
Levis, William; Martiniuk, Frank
2013 May;12(5):510-510, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 335872, year: 2013, vol: 12, page: 510, stat: Journal Article,

Primary mucosal melanoma arising from the eustachian tube with CTLA-4, IL-17A, IL-17C, and IL-17E upregulation
Wei, Calvin; Sirikanjanapong, Sasis; Lieberman, Seth; Delacure, Mark; Martiniuk, Frank; Levis, William; Wang, Beverly Y
2013 Jan;92(1):36-40, Ear, nose & throat journal
— id: 214112, year: 2013, vol: 92, page: 36, stat: Journal Article,

Ingenol mebutate: potential for further development of cancer immunotherapy
Doan, Hung Q; Gulati, Nicholas; Levis, William R
2012 Oct;11(10):1156-1157, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 182222, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 1156, stat: Journal Article,

Pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia and transepidermal elimination in lepromatous leprosy: does T-cell plasticity play a role?
Fischer, Max K; Myer, Kaley A; Que, Syril Keena T; Harris, Jonathan A; Martiniuk, Frank T; Meehan, Shane A; Levis, William R
2012 Oct;11(10):1232-1235, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 335892, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 1232, stat: Journal Article,

Minocycline-induced hyperpigmentation in multibacillary leprosy
Hu, Stephanie W; Robinson, Maria R; Newlove, Tracey; Meehan, Shane; Levis, William R; Patel, Rishi R
2012 Dec;34(8):e114-e118, American journal of dermatopathology
— id: 600952, year: 2012, vol: 34, page: e114, stat: Journal Article,

Mycobacterium lepromatosis: emerging strain or species?
Levis, William R; Zhang, Shali; Martiniuk, Frank
2012 Feb;11(2):158-158, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 335922, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 158, stat: Journal Article,

Lessons of leprosy: the emergence of TH17 cytokines during type II reactions (ENL) is teaching us about T-cell plasticity
Martiniuk, Frank; Giovinazzo, Jerome; Tan, Ainah U; Shahidullah, Rozana; Haslett, Patrick; Kaplan, Gilla; Levis, William R
2012 May;11(5):626-630, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 335912, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 626, stat: Journal Article,

Giant PPD Reaction With Positive Quantiferon-TB Gold in a Patient With Lepromatous Leprosy
Murthy, Vivek K.; Horowitz, Harold W.; Pham, Vinh P.; Levis, William R.
2012 OCT;11(10):1151-1152, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 181742, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 1151, stat: Journal Article,

Letter to the Editor-Atrial fibrillation: An inflammatory and autoimmune disorder
Schairer, David O.; Levis, William R.
2012 FEB;9(2):E2-E2, Heart rhythm
— id: 155918, year: 2012, vol: 9, page: E2, stat: Journal Article,

MicroRNA 150 in Humans and Murine Contact Sensitivity
Wolf, Joel; Levis, William
2012 OCT;11(10):1152-1152, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 181722, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 1152, stat: Journal Article,

The study of simple chemicals in animals and man: mechanisms of contact sensitivity
Wolf, Joel; Levis, William R
2012 Oct;11(10):1166-1173, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 182202, year: 2012, vol: 11, page: 1166, stat: Journal Article,

CD70 and Th17 are involved in human contact sensitivity
Lee, David S; Gulati, Nicholas; Martiniuk, Frank; Levis, William R
2011 Oct 1;10(10):1192-1194, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 141822, year: 2011, vol: 10, page: 1192, stat: Journal Article,

Cancer: this war is personal
Levis, William
2011 Mar;10(3):237-237, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 134215, year: 2011, vol: 10, page: 237, stat: Journal Article,

Endemic leprosy in new york city
Levis, William R; Paraskevas, Lilly-Rose; Jacobson, Mark; Spencer, John; Spencer, Trudy; Martiniuk, Frank
2011 May;147(5):624-626, Archives of dermatology
— id: 132593, year: 2011, vol: 147, page: 624, stat: Journal Article,

Erythema nodosum leprosum, Sweet's syndrome, and human immunodeficiency virus may be related through an overlap in immunopathogenesis
Elbuluk, Nada; Martiniuk, Frank; Levis, William R
2010 Nov;49(11):1344-1345, International journal of dermatology
— id: 141823, year: 2010, vol: 49, page: 1344, stat: Journal Article,

Thalidomide and analogues: potential for immunomodulation of inflammatory and neoplastic dermatologic disorders
Ladizinski, Barry; Shannon, Edward J; Sanchez, Miguel R; Levis, William R
2010 Jul;9(7):814-826, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 549462, year: 2010, vol: 9, page: 814, stat: Journal Article,

The role of complement in dendritic cell (DC) control of T-cell subsets
Levis, William R; Martiniuk, Frank
2010 Nov;9(11):1364-1366, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 141825, year: 2010, vol: 9, page: 1364, stat: Journal Article,

TH17 is involved in the remarkable regression of metastatic malignant melanoma to topical diphencyprone
Martiniuk, Frank; Damian, Diona L; Thompson, John F; Scolyer, Richard A; Tchou-Wong, Kam-Meng; Levis, William R
2010 Nov;9(11):1368-1372, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 141824, year: 2010, vol: 9, page: 1368, stat: Journal Article,

Effect of thalidomide on nitric oxide production in lipopolysaccharide-activated RAW 264.7 cells
Park, Eunkyue; Levis, William R; Greig, Nigel; Jung, Euisun; Schuller-Levis, Georgia
2010 Apr;9(4):330-333, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 110008, year: 2010, vol: 9, page: 330, stat: Journal Article,

Immunohistochemical Expression of CD117 (C-Kit) in Mucosal Melanomas of the Head and Neck
Shibata, RS; Martiniuk, F; Qian, Y; Liu, HG; Yee, H; Levis, W; Wang, BY
2010 FEB ;23(3):280A-280A, Modern pathology
— id: 109940, year: 2010, vol: 23, page: 280A, stat: Journal Article,

Immunohistochemical Expression of CD117 (C-Kit) in Mucosal Melanomas of the Head and Neck
Shibata, RS; Martiniuk, F; Qian, Y; Liu, HG; Yee, H; Levis, W; Wang, BY
2010 FEB ;90(11):280A-280A, Laboratory investigation
— id: 109959, year: 2010, vol: 90, page: 280A, stat: Journal Article,

Hyperimmunoglobulin E syndrome with a novel STAT3 mutation
Anolik, Robert; Elmariah, Sarina; Lehrhoff, Stephanie; Votava, Henry J; Martiniuk, Frank T; Levis, William
2009 ;15(8):16-16, Dermatology online journal
— id: 126558, year: 2009, vol: 15, page: 16, stat: Journal Article,

CTLA-4, IL17A/B/C/D/E/F, PLZF, CD27, FOXP3, RORgammaT and CD70 expression in mucosal melanoma of head and neck
Wang, YB; Shibata, R; Zhu, H; Delacure, M; Levis, W; Martiniuk, F
2009 ;455(Suppl 1):28-28, Virchows archive
— id: 102310, year: 2009, vol: 455, page: 28, stat: Journal Article,

The role of the armadillo and sooty mangabey monkey in human leprosy
Hamilton, Heather K; Levis, William R; Martiniuk, Frank; Cabrera, Aloys; Wolf, John
2008 Jun;47(6):545-550, International journal of dermatology
— id: 95836, year: 2008, vol: 47, page: 545, stat: Journal Article,

Erythrokeratoderma variabilis
Hunzeker, Christopher M; Soldano, Anthony C; Levis, William R
2008 ;14(5):13-13, Dermatology online journal
— id: 95835, year: 2008, vol: 14, page: 13, stat: Journal Article,

Molecular origin of endemic leprosy in New York City
Keo, Thormika; Martiniuk, Frank; Latkowski, JoAnn; Cabrera, Aloys; Rom, William; Levis, William R
2008 Mar 15;46(6):899-901, Clinical infectious diseases
— id: 76393, year: 2008, vol: 46, page: 899, stat: Journal Article,

Evaluation of delayed-type hypersensitivity in patients with suspected immunodeficiency
Levis, William R
2008 Mar;121(3):e13; author reply e15-e13; author reply e15, American journal of medicine
— id: 95837, year: 2008, vol: 121, page: e13; author reply e15, stat: Journal Article,

Lepromatous leprosy
Mahlberg, Matthew J; Levis, William R
2008 ;14(10):27-27, Dermatology online journal
— id: 95834, year: 2008, vol: 14, page: 27, stat: Journal Article,

Expression of CD70 and the TH17 transcription factor RORgammaT in human contact dermatitis
Martiniuk, Frank; Lee, David S; Gaspari, Anthony; Yee, Herman; Chiriboga, Luis; Huie, Maryann; Tchou-Wong, Kam-Meng; Levis, William R
2008 Oct;7(10):956-960, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 92187, year: 2008, vol: 7, page: 956, stat: Journal Article,

Accelerated prion disease pathogenesis in Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) signaling-mutant mice
Spinner, Daryl S; Cho, In Soo; Park, Seung Yong; Kim, Jae Il; Meeker, Harry C; Ye, Xuemin; Lafauci, Giuseppe; Kerr, Daniel J; Flory, Michael J; Kim, Bo Sook; Kascsak, Regina B; Wisniewski, Thomas; Levis, William R; Schuller-Levis, Georgia B; Carp, Richard I; Park, Eunkyue; Kascsak, Richard J
2008 Nov;82(21):10701-10708, Journal of virology
— id: 83108, year: 2008, vol: 82, page: 10701, stat: Journal Article,

Antiviral immunotherapy: Emerging approaches with relevance to cutaneous disease
Holzer A.M.; Levis W.R.
2007 ;2(5):619-627, Expert review of dermatology
— id: 75219, year: 2007, vol: 2, page: 619, stat: Journal Article,

Heat-shock proteins as drugs: potential applications in cancer, infections, and autoimmune and atopic diseases
Holzer, Aton M; Martiniuk, Frank; Levis, William R
2007 Apr;6(4):393-399, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 95838, year: 2007, vol: 6, page: 393, stat: Journal Article,

Leprosy in a native-born American from the eastern United States
Levis, William R; Martiniuk, Frank; Cabrera, Aloys
2007 Aug;57(2):367-8; author reply 368, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
— id: 73849, year: 2007, vol: 57, page: 367, stat: Journal Article,

Leprosy as immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in HIV-positive persons
Martiniuk, Frank; Rao, Shaline D; Rea, Thomas H; Glickman, Michael S; Giovinazzo, Jerome; Rom, William N; Cabrera, Aloys; Levis, William R
2007 Sep;13(9):1438-1440, Emerging infectious diseases
— id: 78889, year: 2007, vol: 13, page: 1438, stat: Journal Article,

Identification of novel hsp65 RFLPs for Mycobacterium leprae
Martiniuk, Frank; Tambini, Marc; Rahimian, Joseph; Moreira, Andre; Yee, Herman; Tchou-Wong, Kam-Meng; Hanna, Bruce A; Rom, William N; Levis, William R
2007 Mar;6(3):268-274, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 71866, year: 2007, vol: 6, page: 268, stat: Journal Article,

CpG oligodeoxynucleotide-enhanced humoral immune response and production of antibodies to prion protein PrPSc in mice immunized with 139A scrapie-associated fibrils
Spinner, Daryl S; Kascsak, Regina B; Lafauci, Giuseppe; Meeker, Harry C; Ye, Xuemin; Flory, Michael J; Kim, Jae Il; Schuller-Levis, Georgia B; Levis, William R; Wisniewski, Thomas; Carp, Richard I; Kascsak, Richard J
2007 Jun;81(6):1374-1385, Journal of leukocyte biology
— id: 71030, year: 2007, vol: 81, page: 1374, stat: Journal Article,

Haptens as drugs: contact allergens are powerful topical immunomodulators
Holzer, Aton M; Kaplan, Leonard L; Levis, William R
2006 May;5(5):410-416, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 95839, year: 2006, vol: 5, page: 410, stat: Journal Article,

Topical diphenylcyclopropenone as a measure of immune competence in HIV-seropositive subjects
Levis, William R; Holzer, Aton M; Leonard, L Kaplan
2006 Oct;5(9):853-858, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 69249, year: 2006, vol: 5, page: 853, stat: Journal Article,

Leprosy masquerading as lupus
Alberti, James R; Cabrera, Aloys; Martiniuk, Frank; Sanchez, Miguel; Levis, William R
2005 Apr;52(4):702-703, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
— id: 95841, year: 2005, vol: 52, page: 702, stat: Journal Article,

HIV and leprosy in the Eastern United States
Lu, Phoebe D; Patel, Manisha J; Yosipovitch, Gil; Martiniuk, Frank; Cabrera, Aloys; Levis, William R
2005 Nov 1;192(9):1673-4; author reply 1674, Journal of infectious diseases
— id: 95840, year: 2005, vol: 192, page: 1673, stat: Journal Article,

Platycodin D and D3 isolated from the root of Platycodon grandiflorum modulate the production of nitric oxide and secretion of TNF-alpha in activated RAW 264.7 cells
Wang, Chuanhua; Schuller Levis, Georgia B; Lee, Eun Bang; Levis, William R; Lee, Da Wei; Kim, Bo Sook; Park, Seung Yong; Park, Eunkyue
2004 Aug;4(8):1039-1049, International immunopharmacology
— id: 95842, year: 2004, vol: 4, page: 1039, stat: Journal Article,

Deficient tumor necrosis factor-alpha production in lipoarabinomannan activated macrophages from toll-like receptor-4 deficient mice: implication for mycobacterial susceptibility
Levis, William; Schuller-Levis, Georgia B; Park, Eunkyue
2003 Mar;71(1):1-9, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 133331, year: 2003, vol: 71, page: 1, stat: Journal Article,

A phase 2 open trial of pentoxifylline for the treatment of leprosy reactions
Dawlah, Zubaer M; Cabrera, Aloys; Ahern, Kathleen; Levis, William R
2002 Mar;70(1):38-43, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 36163, year: 2002, vol: 70, page: 38, stat: Journal Article,

Reversal reaction to Hansen's disease
Jih, Ming H; Kimyai-Asadi, Arash; Levis, William R
2002 Jul;1(1):70-71, Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
— id: 39156, year: 2002, vol: 1, page: 70, stat: Journal Article,

Pentoxifylline downregulates nitric oxide and tumor necrosis factor-alpha induced by mycobacterial lipoarabinomannan in a macrophage cell line
Park E; Schuller-Levis G; Park SY; Jia JH; Levis WR
2001 Sep;69(3):225-233, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 36164, year: 2001, vol: 69, page: 225, stat: Journal Article,

Leprosy in the eastern United States
Levis WR; Vides EA; Cabrera A
2000 Feb 23;283(8):1004-1005, JAMA
— id: 22553, year: 2000, vol: 283, page: 1004, stat: Journal Article,

Regulation of nitric oxide induced by mycobacterial lipoarabinomannan in murine macrophages: effects of interferon-beta and taurine-chloramine
Park E; Levis WR; Quinn MR; Park SY; Schuller-Levis GB
2000 Dec;68(4):444-451, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22552, year: 2000, vol: 68, page: 444, stat: Journal Article,

Effect of zafirlukast on leprosy reactions
Vides EA; Cabrera A; Ahern KP; Levis WR
1999 Mar;67(1):71-75, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22554, year: 1999, vol: 67, page: 71, stat: Journal Article,

Prevalence of human T cell lymphotropic virus (HTLV) types I and II and human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infections among persons with Hansen's disease in New York City
Glaser JB; Levis WR; Gruber T; Cabrera A; Poiesz BJ
1994 Oct;170(4):1007-1009, Journal of infectious diseases
— id: 22556, year: 1994, vol: 170, page: 1007, stat: Journal Article,

Mycobacterial lipoarabinomannan induces nitric oxide and tumor necrosis factor alpha production in a macrophage cell line: down regulation by taurine chloramine
Schuller-Levis GB; Levis WR; Ammazzalorso M; Nosrati A; Park E
1994 Oct;62(10):4671-4674, Infection & immunity
— id: 22557, year: 1994, vol: 62, page: 4671, stat: Journal Article,

Specific inhibition of mRNA accumulation for lymphokines in human T cell line Jurkat by mycobacterial lipoarabinomannan antigen
Chujor CS; Kuhn B; Schwerer B; Bernheimer H; Levis WR; Bevec D
1992 Mar;87(3):398-403, Clinical & experimental immunology
— id: 22558, year: 1992, vol: 87, page: 398, stat: Journal Article,

Serum IgA1 and IgM antibodies against Mycobacterium leprae-derived phenolic glycolipid-I: a comparative study in leprosy patients and their contacts
Chujor CS; Bernheimer H; Levis WR; Schwerer B
1991 Sep;59(3):441-449, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22560, year: 1991, vol: 59, page: 441, stat: Journal Article,

Serum antibodies against peripheral nervous system antigens in leprosy
Chujor CS; Regele H; Bernheimer H; Meeker HC; Levis WR; Schwerer B
1991 Dec;59(4):590-597, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22559, year: 1991, vol: 59, page: 590, stat: Journal Article,

Antibodies to lipoarabinomannan antigen in sooty mangabey monkeys experimentally inoculated with Mycobacterium leprae
Gormus BJ; Xu K; Meyers WM; Walsh GP; Levis WR; Meeker HC
1990 Mar;58(1):65-72, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22563, year: 1990, vol: 58, page: 65, stat: Journal Article,

Histoid lepromas of lepromatous leprosy
Janniger CK; Kapila R; Schwartz RA; Levis WR; Lambert WC
1990 Sep;29(7):494-496, International journal of dermatology
— id: 22561, year: 1990, vol: 29, page: 494, stat: Journal Article,

Sequential monitoring of leprosy patients with serum antibody levels to phenolic glycolipid-I, a synthetic analog of phenolic glycolipid-I, and mycobacterial lipoarabinomannan
Meeker HC; Schuller-Levis G; Fusco F; Giardina-Becket MA; Sersen E; Levis WR
1990 Sep;58(3):503-511, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22562, year: 1990, vol: 58, page: 503, stat: Journal Article,

Suppression of T-cell proliferation by Mycobacterium leprae and its products: the role of lipopolysaccharide
Molloy A; Gaudernack G; Levis WR; Cohn ZA; Kaplan G
1990 Feb;87(3):973-977, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
— id: 22564, year: 1990, vol: 87, page: 973, stat: Journal Article,

Testicular dysfunction in leprosy: relationships of FSH, LH and testosterone to disease classification, activity and duration
Levis WR; Lanza AP; Swersie S; Meeker HC; Schuller-Levis GB; Bardin CW
1989 Jun;60(2):94-101, Leprosy review
— id: 22567, year: 1989, vol: 60, page: 94, stat: Journal Article,

Analysis of human antibody epitopes on the 65-kilodalton protein of Mycobacterium leprae by using synthetic peptides
Meeker HC; Williams DL; Anderson DC; Gillis TP; Schuller-Levis G; Levis WR
1989 Dec;57(12):3689-3694, Infection & immunity
— id: 22565, year: 1989, vol: 57, page: 3689, stat: Journal Article,

IgA antibodies against phenolic glycolipid I from Mycobacterium leprae in serum of leprosy patients and contacts: subclass distribution and relation to disease activity
Schwerer B; Chujor CS; Bernheimer H; Radl J; Haaijman JJ; Meeker HC; Sersen G; Levis WR
1989 Nov;53(2 Pt 1):202-211, Clinical immunology & immunopathology
— id: 22566, year: 1989, vol: 53, page: 202, stat: Journal Article,

A patient with lepromatous leprosy and anticytoskeletal antibodies
Frey FL; Gottlieb AB; Levis WR
1988 May;18(5 Pt 2):1179-1184, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
— id: 22568, year: 1988, vol: 18, page: 1179, stat: Journal Article,

Mycobacterium leprae antigen-induced suppression of T cell proliferation in vitro
Kaplan G; Gandhi RR; Weinstein DE; Levis WR; Patarroyo ME; Brennan PJ; Cohn ZA
1987 May 1;138(9):3028-3034, Journal of immunology
— id: 22571, year: 1987, vol: 138, page: 3028, stat: Journal Article,

Mycobacterial carbohydrate antigens for serological testing of patients with leprosy
Levis WR; Meeker HC; Schuller-Levis G; Sersen E; Brennan PJ; Fried P
1987 Nov;156(5):763-769, Journal of infectious diseases
— id: 22569, year: 1987, vol: 156, page: 763, stat: Journal Article,

Defective monocyte chemotaxis in active lepromatous leprosy
Schuller-Levis G; Harris D; Cutler E; Meeker HC; Haubenstock H; Levis WR
1987 Jun;55(2):267-272, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22570, year: 1987, vol: 55, page: 267, stat: Journal Article,

Effect of recombinant interferon-gamma on hydrogen peroxide-releasing capacity of monocyte-derived macrophages from patients with lepromatous leprosy
Kaplan G; Nathan CF; Gandhi R; Horwitz MA; Levis WR; Cohn ZA
1986 Aug 1;137(3):983-987, Journal of immunology
— id: 22574, year: 1986, vol: 137, page: 983, stat: Journal Article,

IgM and IgG antibodies to phenolic glycolipid I from Mycobacterium leprae in leprosy: insight into patient monitoring, erythema nodosum leprosum, and bacillary persistence
Levis WR; Meeker HC; Schuller-Levis G; Sersen E; Schwerer B
1986 May;86(5):529-534, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22576, year: 1986, vol: 86, page: 529, stat: Journal Article,

Serodiagnosis of leprosy: relationships between antibodies to Mycobacterium leprae phenolic glycolipid I and protein antigens
Levis WR; Meeker HC; Schuller-Levis GB; Gillis TP; Marino LJ Jr; Zabriskie J
1986 Dec;24(6):917-921, Journal of clinical microbiology
— id: 22573, year: 1986, vol: 24, page: 917, stat: Journal Article,

ELISA detection of IgM antibodies against phenolic glycolipid-I in the management of leprosy: a comparison between laboratories
Meeker HC; Levis WR; Sersen E; Schuller-Levis G; Brennan PJ; Buchanan TM
1986 Dec;54(4):530-539, International journal of leprosy & other mycobacterial diseases
— id: 22572, year: 1986, vol: 54, page: 530, stat: Journal Article,

Local and systemic effects of intradermal recombinant interferon-gamma in patients with lepromatous leprosy
Nathan CF; Kaplan G; Levis WR; Nusrat A; Witmer MD; Sherwin SA; Job CK; Horowitz CR; Steinman RM; Cohn ZA
1986 Jul 3;315(1):6-15, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22575, year: 1986, vol: 315, page: 6, stat: Journal Article,

An analysis of in vitro T cell responsiveness in lepromatous leprosy
Kaplan G; Weinstein DE; Steinman RM; Levis WR; Elvers U; Patarroyo ME; Cohn ZA
1985 Sep 1;162(3):917-929, Journal of experimental medicine
— id: 22577, year: 1985, vol: 162, page: 917, stat: Journal Article,

Common and uncommon cutaneous findings in patients with ataxia-telangiectasia
Cohen LE; Tanner DJ; Schaefer HG; Levis WR
1984 Mar;10(3):431-438, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
— id: 22580, year: 1984, vol: 10, page: 431, stat: Journal Article,

Defective production of monocyte-activating cytokines in lepromatous leprosy
Horwitz MA; Levis WR; Cohn ZA
1984 Mar 1;159(3):666-678, Journal of experimental medicine
— id: 22581, year: 1984, vol: 159, page: 666, stat: Journal Article,

Treatment of leprosy in the United States
Levis WR
1984 Sep;60(7):696-711, Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine
— id: 22579, year: 1984, vol: 60, page: 696, stat: Journal Article,

IgM antibodies against phenolic glycolipid I from Mycobacterium leprae in leprosy sera: relationship to bacterial index and erythema nodosum leprosum
Schwerer B; Meeker HC; Sersen G; Levis WR
1984 Oct-Dec;2(2-4):394-402, Acta leprologica
— id: 22578, year: 1984, vol: 2, page: 394, stat: Journal Article,

DEFECTIVE GAMMA-INTERFERON PRODUCTION IN LEPROSY - REVERSAL WITH ANTIGEN AND INTERLEUKIN-2
NOGUEIRA, N; KAPLAN, G; LEVY, E; SARNO, EN; KUSHNER, P; GRANELLIPIPERNO, A; VIEIRA, L; GOULD, VC; LEVIS, W; STEINMAN, R; YIP, YK; COHN, ZA
1983 ;158(6):2165-2170, Journal of experimental medicine
— id: 40483, year: 1983, vol: 158, page: 2165, stat: Journal Article,

Sperm priming reveals specific autoreactive lymphocyte clones
Halim K; Mittal KK; Levis WR
1982 May;19(5):315-320, Tissue antigens
— id: 22585, year: 1982, vol: 19, page: 315, stat: Journal Article,

Chromosomal instability in ataxia telangiectasia
Kohn PH; Whang-Peng J; Levis WR
1982 Aug;6(4):289-302, Cancer genetics & cytogenetics
— id: 22583, year: 1982, vol: 6, page: 289, stat: Journal Article,

An epidemiologic evaluation of leprosy in New York City
Levis WR; Schuman JS; Friedman SM; Newfield SA
1982 Jun 18;247(23):3221-3226, JAMA
— id: 22584, year: 1982, vol: 247, page: 3221, stat: Journal Article,

The cutaneous infiltrates of leprosy: cellular characteristics and the predominant T-cell phenotypes
Van Voorhis WC; Kaplan G; Sarno EN; Horwitz MA; Steinman RM; Levis WR; Nogueira N; Hair LS; Gattass CR; Arrick BA; Cohn ZA
1982 Dec 23;307(26):1593-1597, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22582, year: 1982, vol: 307, page: 1593, stat: Journal Article,

Inhibition of mixed leukocyte culture reaction by 8-methoxypsoralen and long-wavelength ultraviolet radiation
Kraemer KH; Levis WR; Cason JC; Tarone RE
1981 Aug;77(2):235-239, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22586, year: 1981, vol: 77, page: 235, stat: Journal Article,

Rising incidence of leprosy in the United States
Levis WR; Hedrick JL
1981 May 28;304(22):1363-1363, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22587, year: 1981, vol: 304, page: 1363, stat: Journal Article,

Specific and nonspecific immunoregulatory events in the clonal response of human lymphocytes in vitro
Dattner AM; Levis WR
1980 ;11(2):169-174, Scandinavian journal of immunology
— id: 22555, year: 1980, vol: 11, page: 169, stat: Journal Article,

Xeroderma pigmentosum and immune diversity
Levis WR; Tanner DJ
1980 Feb 28;302(9):523-523, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22588, year: 1980, vol: 302, page: 523, stat: Journal Article,

Studies on the contact sensitization of man with simple chemicals: V. Clonal priming allows direct in vitro assessment of autologous HLA-associated factors required for immune response to dinitrochlorobenzene
Dattner AM; Mann DL; Levis WR
1979 Sep;73(3):246-249, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22589, year: 1979, vol: 73, page: 246, stat: Journal Article,

In vitro secondary response with specific antigens
Levis WR; Dattner AM
1979 Aug;46(1):219-221, Cellular immunology
— id: 22590, year: 1979, vol: 46, page: 219, stat: Journal Article,

Ultraviolet (UV) sensitive leukocyte allostimulation cross-reacts with UV resistant sperm
Levis WR; Dattner AM
1979 May;122(5):1986-1989, Journal of immunology
— id: 22592, year: 1979, vol: 122, page: 1986, stat: Journal Article,

Selective defects in T cell function in ataxia-telangiectasia
Levis WR; Dattner AM; Shaw JS
1979 Jul;37(1):44-49, Clinical & experimental immunology
— id: 22591, year: 1979, vol: 37, page: 44, stat: Journal Article,

Extreme insulin resistance in ataxia telangiectasia: defect in affinity of insulin receptors
Bar RS; Levis WR; Rechler MM; Harrison LC; Siebert C; Podskalny J; Roth J; Muggeo M
1978 May 25;298(21):1164-1171, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22595, year: 1978, vol: 298, page: 1164, stat: Journal Article,

Clonal priming of human lymphocytes with soluble microbial antigens: high-dose paralysis, restoration, and autologous leukocyte preference
Dattner AM; Levis WR
1978 ;8(5):403-412, Scandinavian journal of immunology
— id: 22596, year: 1978, vol: 8, page: 403, stat: Journal Article,

Effect of ultraviolet light on dinitrochlorobenzene-specific antigen-presenting function
Levis WR; Lincoln PM; Dattner AM
1978 Oct;121(4):1496-1500, Journal of immunology
— id: 22594, year: 1978, vol: 121, page: 1496, stat: Journal Article,

Specificity of human cytotoxic responses to chemically modified autologous cells
Shaw S; Levis WR; Dattner AM; Shearer GM
1978 Dec;10(4):937-941, Transplantation proceedings
— id: 22593, year: 1978, vol: 10, page: 937, stat: Journal Article,

Clonal priming of human lymphocytes: Specificity and cross-reactivity of cellular immune reactions
Levis WR; Datiner AM
1977 Apr 23;1(8017):875-877, Lancet
— id: 22598, year: 1977, vol: 1, page: 875, stat: Journal Article,

Clonal priming of lymphocytes can measure human immune-response gene function
Levis WR; Dattner AM
1977 Oct 13;297(15):842-843, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22597, year: 1977, vol: 297, page: 842, stat: Journal Article,

HLA and other immunogenetic approaches to the study of diseases in man
Levis WR; Seidman CE
1977 Feb;26(1):5-8, Biomedicine
— id: 22599, year: 1977, vol: 26, page: 5, stat: Journal Article,

Specific blastogenesis and lymphokine production in DNCB-sensitive human leucocyte cultures stimulated with soluble and particulate DNP-containing antigens
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Powell JA
1976 Mar;23(3):481-490, Clinical & experimental immunology
— id: 22600, year: 1976, vol: 23, page: 481, stat: Journal Article,

Mixed cultures of sperm and leukocytes as a measure of histcompatibility in man
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Sherins RJ
1976 Jan 23;191(4224):302-304, Science
— id: 22601, year: 1976, vol: 191, page: 302, stat: Journal Article,

Letter: Mechanism of HL-A "predispositions" to specific diseases
Levis WR; Berry FW Jr
1975 Dec 18;293(25):1323-1324, New England journal of medicine
— id: 22602, year: 1975, vol: 293, page: 1323, stat: Journal Article,

Carrier specificity vs hapten specificity in classical cell-mediated contact sensitivity to dinitrochlorobenzene
Levis WR; Powell JA; Whalen JJ
1975 Oct;115(4):1170-1173, Journal of immunology
— id: 22603, year: 1975, vol: 115, page: 1170, stat: Journal Article,

Studies on the contact sensitization of man with simple chemicals. III. Quantitative relationships between specific lymphocyte transformation, skin sensitivity, and lymphokine activity in response to dinitrochlorobenzene
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Powell JA
1975 Feb;64(2):100-104, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22605, year: 1975, vol: 64, page: 100, stat: Journal Article,

Studies on the contact sensitization of man with simple chemicals. IV. Timing of skin reactivity, lymphokine production, and blastogenesis following rechallenge with dinitrochlorobenzene using an automated microassay
Powell JA; Whalen JJ; Levis WR
1975 May;64(5):357-363, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22604, year: 1975, vol: 64, page: 357, stat: Journal Article,

Blastogenesis of autologous, allogeneic, and syngeneic (identical twins) lymphocytes in response to lymphokines generated in dinitrochlorobenzene-sensitive human leukocyte cultures
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Miller AE Jr
1974 Apr;112(4):1488-1493, Journal of immunology
— id: 22607, year: 1974, vol: 112, page: 1488, stat: Journal Article,

Studies on the contact sensitization of man with simple chemicals. II. Lymphokine production in allergic contact dermatitis to dinitrochlorobenzene
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Miller AE Jr
1974 Jan;62(1):2-6, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22608, year: 1974, vol: 62, page: 2, stat: Journal Article,

Letter: Sperm-induced lymphocyte transformation
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Sherins RJ
1974 Oct 19;2(7886):954-955, Lancet
— id: 22606, year: 1974, vol: 2, page: 954, stat: Journal Article,

Topical immunotherapy of basal cell carcinomas with dinitrochlorobenzene
Levis WR; Kraemer KH; Klingler WG; Peck GL; Terry WD
1973 Nov;33(11):3036-3042, Cancer research
— id: 22610, year: 1973, vol: 33, page: 3036, stat: Journal Article,

Lymphokine production in cell-mediated allergic contact dermatitis
Levis WR; Whalen JJ; Miller AE
1973 Aug 18;2(7825):389-390, Lancet
— id: 22611, year: 1973, vol: 2, page: 389, stat: Journal Article,

Studies on the contact sensitization of man with simple chemicals. I. Specific lymphocyte transformation in response to dinitrochlorobenzene sensitization
Miller AE Jr; Levis WR
1973 Nov;61(5):261-269, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22609, year: 1973, vol: 61, page: 261, stat: Journal Article,

Lymphocyte transformation during dinitrochlorobenzene contact sensitization. An in vitro and in vivo evaluation of the primary immune response in man
Miller AE; Levis WR
1973 Aug;52(8):1925-1930, Journal of clinical investigation
— id: 22612, year: 1973, vol: 52, page: 1925, stat: Journal Article,

Leucocyte-skin cultures as a measure of histocompatibility in man
Levis WR; Miller AE
1972 Aug 19;2(7773):357-360, Lancet
— id: 22614, year: 1972, vol: 2, page: 357, stat: Journal Article,

Methods for obtaining purified lymphocytes, glass-adherent mononuclear cells, and a population containing both cell types from human peripheral blood
Levis WR; Robbins JH
1972 Jul;40(1):77-89, Blood
— id: 22616, year: 1972, vol: 40, page: 77, stat: Journal Article,

The millipore filter assay technique for measuring tritiated thymidine incorporation into DNA in leucocyte cultures
Robbins JH; Gart JJ; Levis WR; Burk PG
1972 Aug;11(4):629-640, Clinical & experimental immunology
— id: 22615, year: 1972, vol: 11, page: 629, stat: Journal Article,

Inherent inability of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia lymphocytes to respond to phytohaemagglutinin
Robbins JH; Levis WR
1972 ;43(6):845-858, International archives of allergy & immunology
— id: 22617, year: 1972, vol: 43, page: 845, stat: Journal Article,

Xeroderma pigmentosum epidermal cells with normal UV-induced thymidine incorporation
Robbins JH; Levis WR; Miller AE
1972 Nov;59(5):402-408, Journal of investigative dermatology
— id: 22613, year: 1972, vol: 59, page: 402, stat: Journal Article,

Effect of glass-adherent cells on the blastogenic response of 'purified' lymphocytes to phytohemagglutinin
Levis WR; Robbins JH
1970 Jul;61(1):153-158, Experimental cell research
— id: 22619, year: 1970, vol: 61, page: 153, stat: Journal Article,

FUNCTION OF GLASS-ADHERENT CELLS IN HUMAN MIXED LYMPHOCYTE CULTURES
LEVIS, WR; ROBBINS, JH
1970 ;9(5):515-&, Transplantation
— id: 110009, year: 1970, vol: 9, page: 515, stat: Journal Article,

Rapid and sensitive assay for D.N.A. synthesis in leucocyte cultures
Robbins JH; Burk PG; Levis WR
1970 Jul 11;1(7663):98-98, Lancet
— id: 22618, year: 1970, vol: 1, page: 98, stat: Journal Article,

'Delayed' peaks of DNA synthesis in phytohemagglutinin-stimulated human leucocyte cultures
Robbins JH; Levis WR
1970 ;39(5-6):580-586, International archives of allergy & immunology
— id: 22620, year: 1970, vol: 39, page: 580, stat: Journal Article,

Malignant histiocytosis: report of a case and response to radiation therapy
Kagan AR; Carpenter DF; Levis WR; Grimley PM; Glover MK
1968 ;37(3):169-181, Radiologica clinica & biologica
— id: 22621, year: 1968, vol: 37, page: 169, stat: Journal Article,