Natural killer cells in obesity: impaired function and increased susceptibility to the effects of cigarette smoke.

D. O’Shea, T.J. Cawood, C. O’Farrelly, and L. Lynch. Natural killer cells in obesity: impaired function and increased susceptibility to the effects of cigarette smoke. PLoS One. 2010; 25;5(1):e8660. | PubMed

The A2aR adenosine receptor controls cytokine production in iNKT cells.

M. Nowak, L. Lynch, S. Yue, A. Ohta, M. Sitkovsky, S.P. Balk, and M.A. Exley. The A2aR adenosine receptor controls cytokine production in iNKT cells. Eur J Immunol, 2010; 40(3):682-687. | PubMed

The relationship of omental and subcutaneous adipocyte size to metabolic disease in severe obesity.

J.J. O’Connell, L. Lynch, T.J. Cawood and D. O’Shea. The relationship of omental and subcutaneous adipocyte size to metabolic disease in severe obesity. PLoS One, 2010; e9997. | PubMed

Clinical anxiety and interleukin 6: Evidence for specificity in emotion biology relationships.

A. O’Donovan, B.M. Hughes, G.M. Slavich, L. Lynch, M.T. Cronin, C. O’Farrelly, and K. Malone. Clinical anxiety and interleukin 6: Evidence for specificity in emotion biology relationships. Brain Behav Immun, 2010; 24(7):1074-7. | PubMed

Invariant NKT Cells and CD1d-positive Cells Amass in Human Omentum and are Depleted in Patients with Cancer and Obesity.

L. Lynch, D. O’ Shea, D.C. Winter, J. Geoghegan, D.G. Doherty and C.O’Farrelly. Invariant NKT Cells and CD1d-positive Cells Amass in Human Omentum and are Depleted in Patients with Cancer and Obesity. Eur. J. Immunology, 32009; 9(7):1893-1901. | PubMed

Are natural killer cells protecting the metabolically healthy obese?

L. Lynch, J. O’Connell, A. Kwasnik, T. Cawood, C.O’ Farrelly and D. O’Shea. Are natural killer cells protecting the metabolically healthy obese? Obesity (Silver Spring) 2009; 17:601-605. | PubMed

Cycle-Related Changes in Endometrial Natural Killer Cell Expression of CD94, CD158a and CD158b are Associated with Infertility (2008)

E. McGrath, E.J. Ryan, L. Lynch, L. Golden-Mason, C. O’Herlihy, M. Eogan, and C. O’Farrelly. Cycle-Related Changes in Endometrial Natural Killer Cell Expression of CD94, CD158a and CD158b are Associated with Infertility. American Journal of Reproduction, 2008; 61:265-276. | PubMed

Cells with haematopoietic stem cell phenotype in adult human endometrium: relevance to infertility?

L. Lynch, M. Eogan, L. Golden-Mason, C. O’Herlihy and C. O’Farrelly. Cells with haematopoietic stem cell phenotype in adult human endometrium: relevance to infertility? Human Reproduction, 2006; 22:919-26. | PubMed

Detection and Characterization of Haematopoietic Stem Cells in the Human Small Intestine.

L. Lynch, D. O’Donoghue, J. Dean, J. O’Sullivan, C. O’Farrelly and L.Golden-Mason. Detection and Characterization of Haematopoietic Stem Cells in the Human Small Intestine. Journal of Immunology, 2006; 176: 5199-5204. | PubMed