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Local Collaborations

Dr. Nathan Hambly

(FIRH & Pulmonary Research Registry)

  • Identification of patients with chronic lung disease

Dr. Martin RJ Kolb

(FIRH)

  • Clinical Collaborator — Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Therapeutic Intervention — Experimental models of Pulmonary Fibrosis

Dr. Rick Austin

(HKRC)

  • Assesment of ER stress and UPR in experimental systems
  • GRP78 HET transgenic mice

[Dr. Austin's website]

Dr. Renee N. Labiris

(FIRH, SAIC)

  • Imaging
  • Automatic assessment of air-space enlargement in experimental models

Dr. Gerard Cox

(FIRH)

  • Clinical Collaborator — Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis & COPD

[Dr. Cox's website]

Dr. Param Nair

(FIRH)

  • Assessment of inflammation in patients with chronic respiratory disease
  • Clinical collaborator — COPD

Dr. JC Cutz and Dr. Asghar Naqvi

(Dept. of Pathology and Molecular Medicine)

  • Molecular and Clinical Pathology
  • Assessment of Lung Histology
  • Tissue microarrays (TMA's)

Dr. Carl Richards

(MIRC)

  • Experimental models of lung cancer
  • Cytokine biology
  • Imaging

Dr. Jeffrey G Dickhout

(HKRC)

  • Assessment of ER stress and UPR in experimental systems
  • Experimental in vitro systems

Dr. Martin R Stämpfli

(MIRC-FIRH)

  • Cigarette Smoke Exposure System
  • Assessment of Lung Inflammation

Dr. Troy Farncombe

(SAIC)

  • Imaging

Dr. Mark D Inman

(FIRH)

  • Assessment of Pulmonary Function in Experimental Models
  • Scientific Artist
  • Bio-Statistics


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International Collaborations

Dr. Souheil El-Chemaly

(Brigham, MA, USA)

  • Experimental models of Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Lymphatics

Dr. Jørn A Holme

(Folkehelsa, Oslo, Norway)

  • Role of the UPR in nitropyrene (pollutant) cell toxicity

Dr. Joel Moss & Dr. Martha Vaughan

(NHLBI. NIH, MD, USA)

  • BIG1-FKBP13 interaction
  • FKBP13 deficient mice