Publications

Mortality Risk Prediction in Scleroderma-Related Interstitial Lung Disease: The SADL Model.
Chest 2017 Nov 16;152(5):999-1007. Epub 2017 Jun 16.
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO.

PTP4A1 promotes TGFβ signaling and fibrosis in systemic sclerosis.
Nat Commun 2017 Oct 20;8(1):1060. Epub 2017 Oct 20.
Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA.

Integrated, multicohort analysis of systemic sclerosis identifies robust transcriptional signature of disease severity.
JCI Insight 2016 Dec 22;1(21):e89073. Epub 2016 Dec 22.
Institute for Immunity, Transplantation, and Infection,; Division of Biomedical Informatics Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, California, USA.

Intravenous immunoglobulin may be an effective therapy for refractory, active diffuse cutaneous systemic sclerosis.
J Rheumatol 2015 Feb 29;42(2):236-42. Epub 2014 Nov 29.
From the Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.C.L. Poelman, BA; L.K. Hummers, MD, ScM, Associate Professor of Medicine; F.M. Wigley, MD, Professor of Medicine; C. Anderson, MS; F. Boin, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine; A.A. Shah, MD, MHS, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Oxidative stress-dependent activation of collagen synthesis is induced in human pulmonary smooth muscle cells by sera from patients with scleroderma-associated pulmonary hypertension.
Orphanet J Rare Dis 2014 Aug 1;9:123. Epub 2014 Aug 1.
Laboratory of Vascular Biology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 43/B, 07100, Sassari, Italy.

Association of the autoimmune disease scleroderma with an immunologic response to cancer.
Science 2014 Jan 5;343(6167):152-7. Epub 2013 Dec 5.
Ludwig Center, the Howard Hughes Medical Institutions, and the Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA.

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