Beaulieu AM, Zawislak CL, Nakayama T, Sun JC.  2014.  The transcription factor Zbtb32 controls the proliferative burst of virus- specific NK cells responding to infection. Nat Immunol.  15:546-53.

Firth MA, Madera S, Beaulieu AM, Gasteiger G, Castillo EF, Schluns KS, Kubo M, Rothman PB, Vivier E, Sun JC.  2013.  Nfil3-independent lineage maintenance and anti-viral response of natural killer cells.  J Exp Med.  210:2981-90.

Gasteiger G, Hemmers S, Firth MA, Le Floc'h A, Huse M, Sun JC, Rudensky AY.  2013.  IL-2 dependent tuning of NK cell sensitivity for target cells controlled by regulatory T cells.  J Exp Med.  210:1167-78.

Gasteiger G, Hemmers S, Bos PD, Sun JC, Rudensky AY.  2013.  IL-2 dependent adaptive control of NK cell homeostasis.  J Exp Med.  210:1179-87.

Zawislak CL, Beaulieu AM, Loeb GB, Karo J, Canner D, Bezman NA, Lanier LL, Rudensky AY, Sun JC. Stage-specific regulation of natural killer cell homeostasis and response against viral infection by microRNA-155.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Apr 23;110(17):6967-72.

Merino E, Abeyweera TP, Firth MA, Zawislak CL, Basu R, Liu X, Sun JC, Huse M.  2012.  Protein Kinase C-θ Clustering at Immunological Synapses Amplifies Effector Responses in NK Cells.  J Immunol.  189:4859-69.

Gordon SM, Chaix J, Rupp LJ, Wu J, Madera S, Sun JC, Lindsten T, Reiner SL. The transcription factors T-bet and Eomes control key checkpoints of natural killer cell maturation. Immunity. 2012 Jan 27;36(1):55-67.

Sun JC, Madera S, Bezman NA, Beilke JN, Kaplan MH, Lanier LL. Proinflammatory cytokine signaling required for the generation of natural killer cell memory. J Exp Med. 2012 May 7;209(5):947-54.

Sun JC, Lanier LL. NK cell development, homeostasis and function: parallels with CD8+ T cells. Nat Rev Immunol. 2011 Aug 26;11(10):645-57. Review.

Sun JC, Beilke JN, Bezman NA, Lanier LL. Homeostatic proliferation generates long-lived natural killer cells that respond against viral infection. J Exp Med. 2011 Feb 14;208(2):357-68.

Sun JC. Re-educating natural killer cells. J Exp Med. 2010 Sep 27; 207(10):2049-52.

Sun JC, Beilke JN, Lanier LL. Immune memory redefined: characterizing the longevity of natural killer cells. Immunol Rev. 2010 Jul; 236:83-94. Review.

Sun JC, Beilke JN, Lanier LL. Adaptive immune features of natural killer cells. Nature. 2009 Jan 29;457(7229):557-61.

Sun JC, Lanier LL. Tolerance of NK cells encountering their viral ligand during development. J Exp Med. 2008 Aug 4;205(8):1819-28.