Staff Profile


Publications
Chapter(s)
TitleBook TitleYear
Potential Mechanisms by which statins modulate the development of Acute Lung Injury Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2007
Matrix metalloproteinases: a potential role in the pathogensis of ARDS Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2004
Journal(s)
TitleJournal NameYear
Benefits of statins in the critically ill: promising but not proven. Critical Care Medicine Vol 39(6) (1599-1600)  DOI 2011
Matrix Metalloproteinases in Acute Lung Injury: mediators of injury and drivers of repair. The European respiratory journal : official journal of the European Society for Clinical Respiratory Physiology Vol epub ahead of print (1599-1600)  DOI 2011
Evolution of the inflammatory and fibroproliferative responses during resolution and repair following ventilator induced lung injury in the rat Anesthesiology Vol in press (in press-in press)  2011
Novel pulmonary biomarkers in the diagnosis of VAP. Thorax Vol 65(3) (190-192)  DOI 2010
A potential role for keratinocyte growth factor and clarithromycin in the treatment of paraquat overdose. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians Vol epub ahead of print (1-1)  DOI 2010
STAT3, p38 MAP Kinase and NF-{kappa}B Drive Unopposed Monocyte-dependent Fibroblast MMP-1 Secretion in Tuberculosis. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology Vol 43(4) (465-474)  DOI   2010
A stepwise approach to justify phase III randomized clinical trials and enhance the likelihood of a positive result. Critical Care Medicine Vol 38(10 Suppl) (S523-7-474)  DOI 2010
High MMP-9 activity characterizes pleural tuberculosis correlating with granuloma formation European Respiratory Journal Vol 33(1) (134-141)  DOI   2009
Salbutamol up-regulates matrix metalloproteinase-9 in the alveolar space in the acute respiratory distress syndrome. Critical Care Medicine Vol 37(7) (2242-2249)  DOI 2009
Keratinocyte growth factor in acute lung injury--a work in progress. Critical Care Medicine Vol 37(5) (1813-1814)  DOI 2009
Comment on Intensive Care Medicine Vol 35 (1494-1495)  DOI 2009
Monocyte-dependent oncostatin M and TNFa synergize to stimulate unopposed matrix metalloproteinase-1/3 secretion from human lung fibroblasts in tuberculosis European Journal of Immunology Vol 38(5) (1321-1330)  DOI   2008
Does MMP-12 play a role in human lung fibrosis? American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology Vol 38(2) (247-247)  2008
Synergistic up-regulation of epithelial cell matrix metalloproteinase-9 secretion in tuberculosis. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology Vol 37(4) (431-437)  2007
Monocyte-dependent fibroblast CXCL8 secretion occurs in tuberculosis and limits survival of mycobacteria within macrophages Journal of Immunology Vol 178(6) (3767-3776)  2007
Mycobacterium tuberculosis up-regulates matrix metalloproteinase-1 secretion from human airway epithelial cells via a p38 MAPK switch Journal of Immunology Vol 175(8) (5333-5340)  2005
Mycobacterium tuberculosis but not vaccine strain specifically up-regulates matrix metalloproteinase-1 American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Vol 172(12) (1596-1604)  2005
The paradox of matrix metalloproteinases in infectious disease Clinical and Experimental Immunology Vol 142(1) (12-20)  2005
Transcriptional mechanisms regulating alveolar epithelial cell-specific CCL5 secretion in pulmonary tuberculosis Journal of Biological Chemistry Vol 279(26) (27199-27210)  2004