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Mei X. Wu, PH.D., PH.D., M.D.

TitleAssociate Professor of Dermatology
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Edwards-222, Wellman Labs
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
Other Positions
TitleMember of the Affiliated Faculty of the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology
InstitutionMassachusetts Institute of Technology
DepartmentHealth Sciences and Technology

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  1. Wu MX, Ustyugova IV, Han L, Akilov OE. Immediate early response gene X-1, a potential prognostic biomarker in cancers. Expert Opin Ther Targets. 2013 May; 17(5):593-606.
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  2. Yu B, Shahid M, Egorina EM, Sovershaev MA, Raher MJ, Lei C, Wu MX, Bloch KD, Zapol WM. Endothelial dysfunction enhances vasoconstriction due to scavenging of nitric oxide by a hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier. Anesthesiology. 2010 Mar; 112(3):586-94.
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  3. Akilov OE, Ustyugova IV, Zhi L, Hasan T, Wu MX. Enhanced susceptibility to Leishmania infection in resistant mice in the absence of immediate early response gene X-1. J Immunol. 2009 Dec 15; 183(12):7994-8003.
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  4. Jin YZ, Thompson BD, Zhou ZY, Fu Y, Birnbaumer L, Wu MX. Reciprocal function of Galphai2 and Galphai3 in graft-versus-host disease. Eur J Immunol. 2008 Jul; 38(7):1988-98.
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  5. Jin Y, Wu MX. Requirement of Galphai in thymic homing and early T cell development. Mol Immunol. 2008 Jul; 45(12):3401-10.
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  6. Sabatakos G, Rowe GC, Kveiborg M, Wu M, Neff L, Chiusaroli R, Philbrick WM, Baron R. Doubly truncated FosB isoform (Delta2DeltaFosB) induces osteosclerosis in transgenic mice and modulates expression and phosphorylation of Smads in osteoblasts independent of intrinsic AP-1 activity. J Bone Miner Res. 2008 May; 23(5):584-95.
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  7. Castano AP, Mroz P, Wu MX, Hamblin MR. Photodynamic therapy plus low-dose cyclophosphamide generates antitumor immunity in a mouse model. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Apr 8; 105(14):5495-500.
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  8. Thompson BD, Jin Y, Wu KH, Colvin RA, Luster AD, Birnbaumer L, Wu MX. Inhibition of G alpha i2 activation by G alpha i3 in CXCR3-mediated signaling. J Biol Chem. 2007 Mar 30; 282(13):9547-55.
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  9. Shen L, Guo J, Santos-Berrios C, Wu MX. Distinct domains for anti- and pro-apoptotic activities of IEX-1. J Biol Chem. 2006 Jun 2; 281(22):15304-11.
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  10. Wu JY, Jin Y, Edwards RA, Zhang Y, Finegold MJ, Wu MX. Impaired TGF-beta responses in peripheral T cells of G alpha i2-/- mice. J Immunol. 2005 May 15; 174(10):6122-8.
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  11. Kveiborg M, Sabatakos G, Chiusaroli R, Wu M, Philbrick WM, Horne WC, Baron R. DeltaFosB induces osteosclerosis and decreases adipogenesis by two independent cell-autonomous mechanisms. Mol Cell Biol. 2004 Apr; 24(7):2820-30.
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  12. Greenspan SL, Emkey RD, Bone HG, Weiss SR, Bell NH, Downs RW, McKeever C, Miller SS, Davidson M, Bolognese MA, Mulloy AL, Heyden N, Wu M, Kaur A, Lombardi A. Significant differential effects of alendronate, estrogen, or combination therapy on the rate of bone loss after discontinuation of treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis. A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Ann Intern Med. 2002 Dec 3; 137(11):875-83.
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  13. Xue L, Chu F, Cheng Y, Sun X, Borthakur A, Ramarao M, Pandey P, Wu M, Schlossman SF, Prasad KV. Siva-1 binds to and inhibits BCL-X(L)-mediated protection against UV radiation-induced apoptosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002 May 14; 99(10):6925-30.
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  14. Zhang Y, Schlossman SF, Edwards RA, Ou CN, Gu J, Wu MX. Impaired apoptosis, extended duration of immune responses, and a lupus-like autoimmune disease in IEX-1-transgenic mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002 Jan 22; 99(2):878-83.
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