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Journal Publications


Varveri A, Papadopoulou M, Papadovasilakis Z, Compeer EB, Legaki A, Delis A, Damaskou V, Boon L, Papadogiorgaki S, Samiotaki M, Foukas PG, Eliopoulos AG, Hatzioannou A, Alissafi T, Dustin ML, Verginis P. Immunological synapse formation between T regulatory cells and cancer-associated fibroblasts promotes tumour development. Nature Communication 2024 June 2024

Borsa M, Lechugo-Vieco AV, Kayvanjoo AH, Yazicioglu Y, Compeer EB, Richter FC, Bui H, Dustin ML, Katajisto P, Simon AK. Inheritance of old mitochondria controls early CD8+ T cell fate commitment and is regulated by autophagy. PREPRINT 

Swart M, Redpath A, Ogbechi J, Topping L, Compeer EB, Goddard M, Chanalaris A, Williams R, Brewer DS, Smart N, Monaco C, Troeberg L. The extracellular heparan sulfatase SULF2 limits myeloid IFNbeta signaling and Th17 responses in inflammatory arthritis. PREPRINT



Zec K, Schonfeldova B, Ai Z, van Grinsven E, Pirgova G, Eames HL, Berthold DL, Attar M, Compeer EB, Arnon TI, and Udalova IA. Macrophages in the synovial lining niche initiate neutrophil recruitment and articular inflammation. Journal of Experimental Medicine 2023 March 14.

Yazicioglu YF, Marin EM, Galiani S, Compeer EB, Sandhu C, Attar M, Dunachie S, Kronsteiner B, Dustin ML, and Clarke A.

Dynamic mitochondrial transcription and translation in B cells control germinal centre entry and lymphomagenesis. Nature Immunology 2023 March 7


Kent BA, Holman C, Amoako E, Antonietti A, Azam JM, Ballhausen H, Chen Y, Compeer EB, Puebla I, de Winde CM, Zaza C, Weissgerber TL. Recommendations for empowering early career researchers to improve research culture and practice. PLoS Biology 2022 July 7;20(7)



Verweij FJ, Balaj L, Boulanger C, Carter DRF, Compeer EB, D’Angelo G, El Andaloussi S, Goetz JG, Gross JC, Hyenne V, Krämer-Albers E, Lai CP, Loyer X, Marki A, Momma S, Nolte-‘t Hoen ENM, Pegtel MD, Peinado H, Raposo G, Rilla K, Tahara H, Théry C, van Royen ME, Vandenbroecke R, Wehman AM, Witwer K, Wu Z, Wubbolts R, van Niel G. The power of imaging to understand extracellular vesicle biology in vivo. Nature Methods 2021 18, 1013–1026.


Cassioli C, Balint S, Compeer EB, Felce JH, Gamberucci A, Bella CD, Ling-Felce S, Brunetti J, Valvo S, Pende D, D'Elios MM, Moretta L, Dustin ML* and Baldari CT*.  Increasing LFA-1 expression enhances immune synapse architecture and T cell receptor signaling in Jurkat E6.1 cells. Frontiers in Cell and Dev Biol. 2021 Jul 23;9:673446.


Cassioli C, Onnis A, Finetti F, Capitani N, Brunetti J, Compeer EB, Niederlova V, Stepanek O, Dustin ML, Baldari CT. The Bardet-Biedl Syndrome complex component BBS1 controls T cell polarity during immune synapse assembly. Journal of Cell Science 2021 Aug 15;134(16).


Aguado E, Compeer EB, Miazek A. Editorial: Regulatory Mechanisms of Early Intracellular Signaling in T lymphocytes. Frontiers Cell and Developmental Biology 2021 Apr 9;9:676949




Hanna SJ, Codd AS, Gea-Mallorqui E, Scourfield DO, Richter FC, Ladell K, Borsa M, Compeer EB, Moon OR, Galloway SAE, Dimonte S, Capitani L, R Shepherd FR, Wilson JD, Uhl LFK, The Oxford-Cardiff COVID-19 Literature Consortium, Gallimore AM and Milicic A. T cell phenotype in COVID-19 Oxford Open Immunology 2020. (Living review till 2022)


Coomer CA, Carlon-Andres I, Iliopoulou M, Dustin ML, Compeer EB*, Compton AA*, Padilla-Parra S*. Single-cell glycolytic activity regulates membrane tension 1 and HIV-1 fusion. Plos Pathogens 2020. Feb 21. >>senior authorship<<



Saliba DG*, Céspedes PF*, Bálint S*, Compeer EB, Valvo S, Korobchevskaya K, Mayya V, Peng Y, Dong T, Tognoli ML, O’Neill E, Bonham S, Fischer R, Kessler BM, Dustin ML. Composition and structure of synaptic ectosomes exporting antigen receptor linked to functional CD40 ligand from helper T cells. eLife 2019. Aug 30;8. pii: e47528. doi: 10.7554/eLife.47528. (*equal authorship contribution)




Newton RH, Shrestha S, Sullivan JM, Yates KB, Compeer EB, Ron-Harel N, Blazar BR, Bensinger SJ, Haining WN, Dustin ML, Campbell DJ, Chi H, Turka LA. Maintenance of CD4 T cell fitness through regulation of Foxo1 Nat. Immunol. 2018. Aug;19(8):838-848.



Compeer EB, Kraus F, Ecker M, Redpath G, Amiezer M, Rother N, Nicovich P, Kapoor-Kaushik N, Deng Q, Samson G, Yang Z, Lou J, Carnell M, Vartoukian H, Gaus K, Rossy J. A mobile endocytic network connects clathrin-independent receptor endocytosis to recycling and promotes T cell activation. Nat. Comm. 2018 Apr 23;9(1):1597.



Kapoor-Kaushik N, Hinde E, Compeer EB, Yamamoto Y, Kraus F, Yang Z, Lou J, Pageon SV, Tabarin T, Gaus K, Rossy J. Distinct mechanisms regulate Lck spatial organization in activated T cells. Front. Immunol. 2016 Mar 8;7;83.



Compeer EB, Janssen W, van Royen-Kerkhof A, van Gijn M, van Montfrans JM, Boes M.

Dysfunctional BLK in Common Variable Immunodeficiency perturbs B cell proliferation and ability to elicit antigen-specific CD4+ T cell help. Oncotarget 2015 Mar 14;5.



Compeer EB and Boes M. MICAL-L1-related and unrelated mechanisms underlying elongated tubular endosomal network (ETEN) in human dendritic cells. Commun Integr Biol. 2014 Dec 23;7(6).


Audia S, Rossato M, Santegoets K, Spijkers S, Wichers C, Bekker C, Bloem A, Boon L, Flinsenberg T, Compeer E, van den Broek T, Facy O, Ortega-Deballon P, Berthier S, Leguy-Seguin V, Martin L, Ciudad M, Samson M, Trad M, Lorcerie B, Janikashvili N, Saas P, Bonnotte B, Radstake TR. Splenic TFH expansion participates in B-cell differentiation and antiplatelet-antibody production during immune thrombocytopenia. Blood. 2014 Oct 30;124(18):2858-66.


Compeer EB. Primary Immunodeficiency: Out of the bubble, helping patients in the open. Immuun. 2014 Oct 1;3(2):30.


van der Burgh R, Nijhuis L, Pervolaraki K, Compeer EB, Jongeneel LH, van Gijn M, Coffer PJ, Murphy MP, Mastroberardino PG, Frenkel J, Boes M. Defects in mitochondrial clearance predispose human monocytes to interleukin-1β hyper-secretion. J Biol Chem. 2014 Feb 21;289(8):5000-12.


Compeer EB, Flinsenberg TW, Boon L, Hoekstra ME, Boes M. Tubulation of endosomal structures in human dendritic cells by Toll-like receptor ligation and lymphocyte contact accompanies antigen cross-presentation. J Biol Chem. 2014 Jan 3;289(1):520-8.



Flinsenberg TW, Compeer EB, Koning D, Klein M, Amelung FJ, van Baarle D, Boelens JJ, Boes M. Fcγ receptor antigen targeting potentiates cross-presentation by human blood and lymphoid tissue BDCA-3+ dendritic cells. Blood. 2012 Dec 20;120(26):5163-72.


Compeer EB, Flinsenberg TW, van der Grein SG, Boes M. Antigen processing and remodeling of the endosomal pathway: requirements for antigen cross-presentation. Front. Immunol. 2012;3:37


van de Ven AA, Compeer EB, Bloem AC, van de Corput L, van Gijn M, van Montfrans JM, Boes M. Defective calcium signaling and disrupted CD20-B-cell receptor dissociation in patients with common variable immunodeficiency disorders. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Mar;129(3):755-761.e7



Flinsenberg TW, Compeer EB, Boelens JJ, Boes M. Antigen cross-presentation: extending recent laboratory findings to therapeutic intervention. Clin Exp Immunol. 2011 Jul;165(1):8-18.


van de Ven AA, Compeer EB, van Montfrans JM, Boes M. B-cell defects in common variable immunodeficiency: BCR signaling, protein clustering and hardwired gene mutations. Crit Rev Immunol. 2011;31(2):85-98.



Berger SB, Romero X, Ma C, Wang G, Faubion WA, Liao G, Compeer E, Keszei M, Rameh L, Wang N, Boes M, Regueiro JR, Reinecker HC, Terhorst C. SLAM is a microbial sensor that regulates bacterial phagosome functions in macrophages. Nat Immunol. 2010 Oct;11(10):920-7.



Opinion pieces


Compeer EB, Resa-Infante P. An ECR’s guide to peer review. ECRlife (eLife). 2020 Sept;11 (


Compeer, E.B., Uhl, L.F.K. Antibody response to SARS-CoV-2 — sustained after all? Nat Rev Immunol 2020 Aug;11(590).


Gea-Mallorquí, E, Compeer, EB. SARS-CoV-2 vaccine — think globally, act locally. Nat Rev Immunol 2020 Aug;11(590).


van Vliet A, Compeer EB, Elkenawi E, Haelterman N, Kudva R, Resa-Infante P, Sarabipour S, de Winde L. A more diverse and efficient peer review process. Opinion article. ECRlife (eLife) 2020 Mar;04 (


Compeer EB. Innovatie van het peer-review systeem. New Scientist, 2019 72;78-79.

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