Troy Sutton, PhD

Troy Sutton, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
University Park, PA 16802

Areas of Expertise

  • Animal models of influenza
  • Airborne transmission of influenza viruses
  • Evolution of pandemic influenza viruses
  • Highly pathogenic avian influenza
  • Development of live-attenuated influenza vaccine platforms
  • High containment BSL3+ research


Immune durability and protection against SARS-CoV-2 re-infection in Syrian hamsters
Emerging Microbes and Infections, Field, C. J., Heinly, T. A., Patel, D. R., Sim, D. G., Luley, E., Gupta, S. L., Vanderford, T. H., Wrammert, J., Sutton, T. C., 2022

Transmission and protection against reinfection in the ferret model with the SARS-CoV-2 USA-WA1/2020 reference isolate
Journal of Virology, Patel, Devanshi R., Field, Cassandra J., Septer, Kayla M., Sim, Derek G., Jones, Matthew J., Heinly, Talia A., Vanderford, Thomas H., McGraw, Elizabeth A., Sutton, Troy C., 2021

Development of a swine RNA polymerase I driven Influenza reverse genetics system for the rescue of type A and B Influenza viruses.
Journal of Virological Methods, Seibert, Brittany, Angel, Matthew, Caceres, C. Joaquin, Sutton, Troy, Kumar, Ayush, Ferreri, Lucas, Cardenas-Garcia, Stivalis, Geiger, Ginger, Rajao, Daniela, Perez, Daniel R., 2021

Sequential Airborne Transmission of Influenza Viruses in Ferrets: A Potential Strategy to Evaluate Vaccine Efficacy, Sutton, Troy, Czako, Rita, Lamirande, Elaine, Joseph, Renuka, Subbarao, Kanta, 2018

Homologous and heterologous protection against influenza B virus following live attenuated influenza virus (LAIV) immunization.
Journal of Immunology, Santos, J, Finch, C, Sutton, Troy, Obadan, A, Aguirre, I, Wan, Z, Lopez, D, Gieger, G, Gonzalez, A, Ferreri, L, Perez, D, 2018

H5N2 vaccine viruses on Russian and US live attenuated influenza virus backbones demonstrate similar infectivity, immunogenicity and protection in ferrets
Vaccine, Czakó, Rita, Vogel, Leatrice, Sutton, Troy, Matsuoka, Yumiko, Krammer, Florian, Chen, Zhongying, Jin, Hong, Subbarao, Kanta, 2018

Protective efficacy of influenza group 2 hemagglutinin stem-fragment immunogen vaccines
npj Vaccines, Sutton, Troy C., Chakraborty, Saborni, Mallajosyula, Vamsee V.A., Lamirande, Elaine W., Ganti, Ketaki, Bock, Kevin W., Moore, Ian N., Varadarajan, Raghavan, Subbarao, Kanta, 2017

In vitro neutralization is not predictive of prophylactic efficacy of broadly neutralizing monoclonal antibodies CR6261 and CR9114 against lethal H2 influenza virus challenge in mice
Journal of Virology, Sutton, Troy C., Lamirande, Elaine W., Bock, Kevin W., Moore, Ian N., Koudstaal, Wouter, Rehman, Muniza, Weverling, Gerrit Jan, Goudsmit, Jaap, Subbarao, Kanta, 2017

Evaluation of the biological properties and cross-reactive antibody response to h10 influenza viruses in ferrets
Journal of Virology, Sutton, Troy C., Lamirande, Elaine W., Czako, Rita, Subbarao, Kanta, 2017

Enhanced inflammation in New Zealand white rabbits when MERS-CoV reinfection occurs in the absence of neutralizing antibody
PLoS Pathogens, Houser, Katherine V., Broadbent, Andrew J., Gretebeck, Lisa, Vogel, Leatrice, Lamirande, Elaine W., Sutton, Troy, Bock, Kevin W., Minai, Mahnaz, Orandle, Marlene, Moore, Ian N., Subbarao, Kanta, 2017

Seasonal, Pandemic, and Emerging Influenza Viruses Transmit with Similar Efficiency Over Sequential Rounds of Airborne Contact in Ferrets, Sutton, Troy, Czako, Rita, Lamirande, Elaine, Joseph, Renuka, Subbarao, Kanta, 2017

Development of an alternative modified live influenza B virus vaccine
Journal of Virology, Santos, Jefferson J.S., Finch, Courtney, Sutton, Troy, Obadan, Adebimpe, Aguirre, Isabel, Wan, Zhimin, Lopez, Diego, Geiger, Ginger, Gonzalez-Reiche, Ana Silvia, Ferreri, Lucas, Perez, Daniel R., 2017

Induction of protective immunity against influenza A/Jiangxi-Donghu/346/2013 (H10N8) in mice
Journal of General Virology, Kuah, Li Fang, Tang, Lay Hoon, Sutton, Troy, Lim, Jie Hui, Sin, Wan Ling, Lamirande, Elaine, Subbarao, Kanta, Lau, Yuk Fai, 2017

Evaluation of replication and cross-reactive antibody response of twenty H10 influenza viruses in ferrets, Sutton, Troy, Lamirande, Elaine, Subbarao, Kanta, 2016

Bacterially expressed influenza group 2 hemagglutinin stem-immunogen vaccines protect mice from lethal challenge, Sutton, Troy, Mallajosyula, V, Lamirande, Elaine, Varadarajan, Raghavan, Subbarao, Kanta, 2016

Prophylaxis with broadly neutralizing monoclonal antibodies CR6261 and CR9114 protects mice against lethal H2 influenza virus challenge., Sutton, Troy, Lamirande, E, Rehman, M, Weverling, G, Goudsmit, J, Subbarao, Kanta, 2015

Development of animal models against emerging coronaviruses
Virology, Sutton, Troy C., Subbarao, Kanta, 2015

Novel reassortant human-like H3N2 and H3N1 influenza A viruses detected in pigs are virulent and antigenically distinct from swine viruses endemic to the United States
Journal of Virology, Rajão, Daniela S., Gauger, Phillip C., Anderson, Tavis K., Lewis, Nicola S., Abente, Eugenio J., Killian, Mary Lea, Perez, Daniel R., Sutton, Troy C., Zhang, Jianqiang, Vincent, Amy L., 2015

Genome rearrangement of influenza virus for anti-viral drug screening
Virus Research, Sutton, Troy C., Obadan, Adebimpe, Lavigne, Johanna, Chen, Hongjun, Li, Weizhong, Perez, Daniel R., 2014

Airborne transmission of highly pathogenic H7N1 in ferrets., Sutton, Troy, Finch, C, Shao, H, Angel, M, Chen, H, Capau, I, Cattoli, G, Monne, I, Perez, Daniel, 2014

All-in-one bacmids
Journal of Virology, Chen, Hongjun, Angel, Matthew, Li, Weizhong, Finch, Courtney, Gonzalez, Ana Silvia, Sutton, Troy, Santos, Jefferson, Perez, Daniel R., 2014

Interactions between the influenza A virus RNA polymerase components and retinoic acid-inducible gene I
Journal of Virology, Li, Weizhong, Chen, Hongjun, Sutton, Troy, Obadan, Adebimpe, Perez, Daniel R., 2014

Alternative reassortment events leading to transmissible h9n1 influenza viruses in the ferret model
Journal of Virology, Kimble, Brian J., Angel, Matthew, Wan, Hongquan, Sutton, Troy C., Finch, Courtney, Perez, Daniel R., 2014

Airborne transmission of highly pathogenic H7N1 influenza virus in ferrets
Journal of Virology, Sutton, Troy C., Finch, Courtney, Shao, Hongxia, Angel, Matthew, Chen, Hongjun, Capua, Ilaria, Cattoli, Giovanni, Monne, Isabella, Pereza, Daniel R., 2014

MicroRNA-based strategy to mitigate the risk of gain-of-function influenza studies
Nature Biotechnology, Langlois, Ryan A., Albrecht, Randy A., Kimble, Brian, Sutton, Troy, Shapiro, Jillian S., Finch, Courtney, Angel, Matthew, Chua, Mark A., Gonzalez-Reiche, Ana Silvia, Xu, Kemin, Perez, Daniel, García-Sastre, Adolfo, Tenoever, Benjamin R., 2013

Molecular risk mitigation of gain-of-function studies with influenza studies., Langlois, R, Albrecht, R, Kimble, B, Sutton, Troy, Shapiro, J, Finch, C, Angel, M, Chua, M, Gonzalez-Reiche, A, Xu, K, Perez, D, García-Sastre, A, tenOever, B, 2013

Airborne transmission of highly pathogenic H7N1 in ferrets., Sutton, Troy, Finch, C, Shao, H, Angel, M, Chen, H, Capau, I, Cattoli, G, Monne, I, Perez, Daniel, 2013

Influenza viruses with rearranged genomes as live-attenuated vaccines
Journal of Virology, Pena, Lindomar, Sutton, Troy, Chockalingam, Ashok, Kumar, Sachin, Angel, Matthew, Shao, Hongxia, Chen, Hongjun, Li, Weizhong, Perez, Daniel R., 2013

Receptor Characterization and Susceptibility of Cotton Rats to Avian and 2009 Pandemic Influenza Virus Strains
Journal of Virology, Blanco, Jorge C.G., Pletneva, Lioubov M., Wan, Hongquan, Araya, Yonas, Angel, Matthew, Oue, Raymonde O., Sutton, Troy C., Perez, Daniel R., 2013

Partial and Full PCR-Based Reverse Genetics Strategy for Influenza Viruses
PLoS One, Chen, Hongjun, Ye, Jianqiang, Xu, Kemin, Angel, Matthew, Shao, Hongxia, Ferrero, Andrea, Sutton, Troy, Perez, Daniel R., 2012

Isolation and characterization of an H9N2 influenza virus isolated in Argentina
Virus Research, Xu, Kemin, Ferreri, Lucas, Rimondi, Agustina, Olivera, Valeria, Romano, Marcelo, Ferreyra, Hebe, Rago, Virgina, Uhart, Marcela, Chen, Hongjun, Sutton, Troy, Pereda, Ariel, Perez, Daniel R., 2012

Deletions in the neuraminidase stalk region of H2N2 and H9N2 avian influenza virus subtypes do not affect postinfluenza secondary bacterial pneumonia
Journal of Virology, Chockalingam, Ashok K., Hickman, Danielle, Pena, Lindomar, Ye, Jianqiang, Ferrero, Andrea, Echenique, Jose R., Chen, Hongjun, Sutton, Troy, Perez, Daniel R., 2012