• Assistant Professor of Pathology
    Director, Clinical Immunology Section
    Interim Director, Clinical Chemistry Section
    Director, Critical Care Transport Lab
    Director, Outreach Service Labs - Highlands
    Director, Therapeutic Apheresis
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

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    2021 Questioning the association between ABO type and outcomes in patients with COVID-19Annals of Hematology.  100:3081-3082. 2021
    2021 Adaptable stewardship during a pandemic: a multifaceted approach to sustaining the blood supply for individuals with sickle cell diseaseInternational Journal of Laboratory Hematology.  43:O168-O170. 2021
    2021 Convalescent plasma-mediated resolution of COVID-19 in a patient with humoral immunodeficiencyCell Reports Medicine.  2. 2021
    2010 Systemic neutrophilic aggregates in transfusion-related acute lung injuryTransfusion.  50:1427-1428. 2010
    2005 A DNA vaccine encoding genetic fusions of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) and granulocyte/macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF)Vaccine.  23:1273-1283. 2005
    2005 Antitumor activity of the intratumoral injection of fowlpox vectors expressing a triad of costimulatory molecules and granulocyte/macrophage colony stimulating factor in mesotheliomaInternational Journal of Cancer.  113:406-414. 2005
    2004 Augmentation of antitumor activity of a recombinant adeno-associated virus carcinoembryonic antigen vaccine with plasmid adjuvantHuman gene therapy. Clinical development.  15:856-864. 2004
    2000 Early expression of Iε, CD23 (FcεRII), IL-4Rα, and IgE in the human fetusJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.  106:911-917. 2000
    1999 IgM heavy chain complementarity-determining region 3 diversity is constrained by genetic and somatic mechanisms until two months after birthJournal of Immunology.  162:6060-6070. 1999
    1999 The expression of long HCDR3 intervals is constrained by both genetic and somatic mechanisms during human B-cell ontogenyJournal of Investigative Medicine.  47. 1999

    Research Overview

  • Immunotherapy of infectious disease and gene transfer therapy of neoplasias.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Assistant Professor - 01/02/20 to present.
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    619 South 19th Street. WP230F
    Birmingham, AL 35233.
    Email: joliverialima@uabmc.edu
    Phone: (205) 934-9529

    Medical Director – 11/2010 to 12/20/19
    American Red Cross Blood Services
    Southern Region – Central Division
    9851 Commerce Way
    Douglasville, Georgia – 30135
  • Education And Training

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Other
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais 1991
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Bioethics / Medical Ethics, Federal University of Minas Gerais 1985
  • Awards And Honors

    Full Name

  • Jose Lucio Lima