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Researcher Publications

Debra L. Laskin, PhD

Selected Publications

  • Laskin DL, Sunil VR, Laskin JD. Macrophages and Tissue Injury: Agents of Defense or Destruction? Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol, 51, 267-288, 2011; PMC2787782
  • Groves, A.M., Gow, A.J., Massa, C.B., Hall, L., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2013). Age-related increases in ozone-induced injury and altered pulmonary mechanics in mice with progressive lung inflammation. American Journal of Physiology Lung Cell Molecular Physiology, 305: L555-568.
  • Sunil, V.R., Vayas, K.N., Cervelli, J.A., Malaviya, R., Hall, L., Massa, C.B., Gow, A.J., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2014). Pentoxifylline attenuates nitrogen mustard-induced acute lung injury, oxidative stress and inflammation. Experimental and Molecular Pathology, 97: 89-98.
  • Malaviya, R., Gow, A.J., Francis, M., Abramova, E.V., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2015). Radiation-induced lung injury and inflammation in mice: role of inducible nitric oxide synthase and surfactant protein D. Toxicological Sciences,144: 27-38.
  • Sunil, V.R., Francis, M., Vayas, K.N., Cervelli, J.A., Choi, H., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2015). Regulation of ozone-induced lung inflammation and injury by the b-galactoside-binding lectin galectin-3. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 284: 236-245.
  • Malaviya, R., Sunil, V.R., Venosa, A., Verissimo, V.L., Cervelli, J.A., Vayas, K.N., Hall, L., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2015). Attenuation of nitrogen mustard-induced pulmonary injury and fibrosis by anti-tumor necrosis-a antibody. Toxicological Sciences, 148: 71-88.
  • Venosa, A., Malaviya, R., Gow, A.J., Hall, L., Laskin, D.L. (2015). Protective role of spleen-derived macrophages in lung inflammation, injury and fibrosis induced by nitrogen mustard. American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, 309: L1487-1498.
  • Venosa, A., Malaviya, R., Choi, H., Gow, A.J., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2016) Characterization of distinct macrophage subpopulations in the lung during nitrogen mustard induced injury and fibrosis. American Journal Respiratory Cell Molecular Biology, 45: 436-446.
  • Laskin DL, Malaviya R, Laskin JD. Pulmonary macrophages. In Comparative Biology of the Normal Lung, 2nd edition. R. Parent, ed., UK: Elsevier. Pp. 629-649, 2015.
  • Mandal, M., Gardner, C.R., Sun, R., Choi, H., Lad, S., Mishin, V., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2016). The spleen as an extramedullary source of inflammatory cells responding to acetaminophen-induced liver Injury. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 304: 110-120.
  • Sunil, V.R., Vayas, K.N., Fang, M., Zarbl, H., Massa, C., Gow, A.J., Cerveilli, J.A., Kipen, H., Laumbach, R., Lioy, P.J., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2017). World Trade Center (WTC) dust exposure in mice is associated with inflammation, oxidative stress and epigenetic changes in the lung. Experimental and Molecular Pathology, 102: 50-58.
  • Francis, M., Sun, R., Cervelli, J.A., Choi, H., Mandal, M., Abramova, E.V., Gow, A.J., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2017). Role of spleen derived macrophages in ozone induced lung inflammation and injury. Toxicological Sciences, 155: 182-195.
  • Francis, M., Groves, A., Sun, R., Cervelli, J., Choi, H., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2017). CCR2 regulates inflammatory cell accumulation in the lung and tissue injury following ozone exposure. Toxicological Sciences, 155: 474-484.
  • Venosa, A., Gow, J.G., Hall, L., Malaviya, R., Gow, A.J., Laskin, J.D., Laskin, D.L. (2017). Regulation of nitrogen mustard-induced lung macrophage activation by valproic acid, a histone deacetylase inhibitor. Toxicological Sciences, 157: 222-234.

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