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profileAmir Sharabi, Ph.D., M.D.

TitleResearch Fellow in Medicine (EXT)
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
AddressBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Dept of Medicine
330 Brookline Ave
Boston MA 02215
Phone617 735 2570
Fax617 735 4170
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  1. Sharabi A, Kasper IR, Tsokos GC. The serine/threonine protein phosphatase 2A controls autoimmunity. Clin Immunol. 2017 Jul 21. PMID: 28736280.
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  2. Anis S, Sharabi A, Mina Y, Klein A, Cagnano E, Elkayam O, Gurevich T. Rituximab as a Second-Line Treatment for Lymphocytic Vasculitis of the Central Nervous System. Isr Med Assoc J. 2016 Oct; 18(10):630-632. PMID: 28471627.
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  3. Kasper IR, Apostolidis SA, Sharabi A, Tsokos GC. Empowering Regulatory T Cells in Autoimmunity. Trends Mol Med. 2016 09; 22(9):784-97. PMID: 27461103; PMCID: PMC5003773 [Available on 09/01/17].
  4. Litinsky I, Fireman E, Paran D, Polachek A, Broide A, Sharabi A, Anouk M, Elkayam O. Induced Sputum Analysis in Subjects With Systemic Sclerosis. Respir Care. 2016 Oct; 61(10):1369-73. PMID: 27274093.
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  5. Brikman S, Furer V, Wollman J, Borok S, Matz H, Polachek A, Elalouf O, Sharabi A, Kaufman I, Paran D, Elkayam O. The Effect of the Presence of Fibromyalgia on Common Clinical Disease Activity Indices in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis: A Cross-sectional Study. J Rheumatol. 2016 09; 43(9):1749-54. PMID: 27252430.
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  6. Sharabi A. Editorial: Molecules Balancing Immunological Surveillance against Cancer and Autoimmune Diseases. Front Oncol. 2016; 6:86. PMID: 27148478; PMCID: PMC4828963.
  7. Sthoeger Z, Sharabi A, Mozes E. Novel approaches to the development of targeted therapeutic agents for systemic lupus erythematosus. J Autoimmun. 2014 Nov; 54:60-71. PMID: 24958634.
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  8. Sthoeger Z, Zinger H, Sharabi A, Asher I, Mozes E. The tolerogenic peptide, hCDR1, down-regulates the expression of interferon-a in murine and human systemic lupus erythematosus. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e60394. PMID: 23555966; PMCID: PMC3610660.
  9. Sharabi A, Haran-Ghera N. Immune recovery after cyclophosphamide treatment in multiple myeloma: implication for maintenance immunotherapy. Bone Marrow Res. 2011; 2011:269519. PMID: 22046558; PMCID: PMC3195280.
  10. Telerman A, Lapter S, Sharabi A, Zinger H, Mozes E. Induction of hippocampal neurogenesis by a tolerogenic peptide that ameliorates lupus manifestations. J Neuroimmunol. 2011 Mar; 232(1-2):151-7. PMID: 21129786.
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  11. Lapter S, Ben-David H, Sharabi A, Zinger H, Telerman A, Gordin M, Leng L, Bucala R, Shachar I, Mozes E. A role for the B-cell CD74/macrophage migration inhibitory factor pathway in the immunomodulation of systemic lupus erythematosus by a therapeutic tolerogenic peptide. Immunology. 2011 Jan; 132(1):87-95. PMID: 20738420; PMCID: PMC3015078.
  12. Sharabi A, Laronne-Bar-On A, Meshorer A, Haran-Ghera N. Chemoimmunotherapy reduces the progression of multiple myeloma in a mouse model. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2010 Oct; 3(10):1265-76. PMID: 20719903.
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  13. Mozes E, Sharabi A. A novel tolerogenic peptide, hCDR1, for the specific treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus. Autoimmun Rev. 2010 Nov; 10(1):22-6. PMID: 20659591.
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  14. Sharabi A, Mozes E. Bcl-xL affects the development of functional CD4 Tregs. Arthritis Res Ther. 2010; 12(4):405. PMID: 20687901; PMCID: PMC2945028.
  15. Sharabi A, Ghera NH. Breaking tolerance in a mouse model of multiple myeloma by chemoimmunotherapy. Adv Cancer Res. 2010; 107:1-37. PMID: 20399959.
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  16. Arazi A, Sharabi A, Zinger H, Mozes E, Neumann AU. In vivo dynamical interactions between CD4 Tregs, CD8 Tregs and CD4+ CD25- cells in mice. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 24; 4(12):e8447. PMID: 20041142; PMCID: PMC2794381.
  17. Lapter S, Marom A, Meshorer A, Elmann A, Sharabi A, Vadai E, Neufeld A, Sztainberg Y, Gil S, Getselter D, Chen A, Mozes E. Amelioration of brain pathology and behavioral dysfunction in mice with lupus following treatment with a tolerogenic peptide. Arthritis Rheum. 2009 Dec; 60(12):3744-54. PMID: 19950283.
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  18. Ben-David H, Sharabi A, Parameswaran R, Zinger H, Mozes E. A tolerogenic peptide down-regulates mature B cells in bone marrow of lupus-afflicted mice by inhibition of interleukin-7, leading to apoptosis. Immunology. 2009 Oct; 128(2):245-52. PMID: 19740381; PMCID: PMC2767314.
  19. Sharabi A, Dayan M, Zinger H, Mozes E. A new model of induced experimental systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in pigs and its amelioration by treatment with a tolerogenic peptide. J Clin Immunol. 2010 Jan; 30(1):34-44. PMID: 19756988.
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  20. Sharabi A, Sthoeger ZM, Mahlab K, Lapter S, Zinger H, Mozes E. A tolerogenic peptide that induces suppressor of cytokine signaling (SOCS)-1 restores the aberrant control of IFN-gamma signaling in lupus-affected (NZB x NZW)F1 mice. Clin Immunol. 2009 Oct; 133(1):61-8. PMID: 19631585.
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  21. Sharabi A, Lapter S, Mozes E. Bcl-xL is required for the development of functional regulatory CD4 cells in lupus-afflicted mice following treatment with a tolerogenic peptide. J Autoimmun. 2010 Mar; 34(2):87-95. PMID: 19596183.
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  22. Sharabi A, Mozes E. Harnessing regulatory T cells for the therapy of lupus and other autoimmune diseases. Immunotherapy. 2009 May; 1(3):385-401. PMID: 20635958.
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  23. Sthoeger ZM, Sharabi A, Molad Y, Asher I, Zinger H, Dayan M, Mozes E. Treatment of lupus patients with a tolerogenic peptide, hCDR1 (Edratide): immunomodulation of gene expression. J Autoimmun. 2009 Aug; 33(1):77-82. PMID: 19346102.
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  24. Sthoeger ZM, Sharabi A, Dayan M, Zinger H, Asher I, Sela U, Mozes E. The tolerogenic peptide hCDR1 downregulates pathogenic cytokines and apoptosis and upregulates immunosuppressive molecules and regulatory T cells in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of lupus patients. Hum Immunol. 2009 Mar; 70(3):139-45. PMID: 19280712.
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  25. Parameswaran R, Ben David H, Sharabi A, Zinger H, Mozes E. B-cell activating factor (BAFF) plays a role in the mechanism of action of a tolerogenic peptide that ameliorates lupus. Clin Immunol. 2009 May; 131(2):223-32. PMID: 19188092.
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  26. Sela U, Sharabi A, Dayan M, Hershkoviz R, Mozes E. The role of dendritic cells in the mechanism of action of a peptide that ameliorates lupus in murine models. Immunology. 2009 Sep; 128(1 Suppl):e395-405. PMID: 19040426; PMCID: PMC2753948.
  27. Sharabi A, Mozes E. The suppression of murine lupus by a tolerogenic peptide involves foxp3-expressing CD8 cells that are required for the optimal induction and function of foxp3-expressing CD4 cells. J Immunol. 2008 Sep 01; 181(5):3243-51. PMID: 18713995.
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  28. Mozes E, Sela U, Sharabi A. A novel synthetic peptide for the specific treatment of lupus: clinical effects and mechanism of action. Isr Med Assoc J. 2008 Jan; 10(1):40-2. PMID: 18300570.
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  29. Ben-David H, Sharabi A, Dayan M, Sela M, Mozes E. The role of CD8+CD28 regulatory cells in suppressing myasthenia gravis-associated responses by a dual altered peptide ligand. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Oct 30; 104(44):17459-64. PMID: 17956982; PMCID: PMC2077278.
  30. Sharabi A, Luger D, Ben-David H, Dayan M, Zinger H, Mozes E. The role of apoptosis in the ameliorating effects of a CDR1-based peptide on lupus manifestations in a mouse model. J Immunol. 2007 Oct 15; 179(8):4979-87. PMID: 17911582.
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  31. Elmann A, Sharabi A, Dayan M, Zinger H, Ophir R, Mozes E. Altered gene expression in mice with lupus treated with edratide, a peptide that ameliorates the disease manifestations. Arthritis Rheum. 2007 Jul; 56(7):2371-81. PMID: 17599765.
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  32. Sharabi A, Azulai H, Sthoeger ZM, Mozes E. Clinical amelioration of murine lupus by a peptide based on the complementarity determining region-1 of an autoantibody and by cyclophosphamide: similarities and differences in the mechanisms of action. Immunology. 2007 Jun; 121(2):248-57. PMID: 17346282; PMCID: PMC2265932.
  33. Sharabi A, Zinger H, Zborowsky M, Sthoeger ZM, Mozes E. A peptide based on the complementarity-determining region 1 of an autoantibody ameliorates lupus by up-regulating CD4+CD25+ cells and TGF-beta. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Jun 06; 103(23):8810-5. PMID: 16735466; PMCID: PMC1482660.
  34. Sharabi A, Haviv A, Zinger H, Dayan M, Mozes E. Amelioration of murine lupus by a peptide, based on the complementarity determining region-1 of an autoantibody as compared to dexamethasone: different effects on cytokines and apoptosis. Clin Immunol. 2006 May; 119(2):146-55. PMID: 16503419.
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  35. Rapoport MJ, Sharabi A, Aharoni D, Bloch O, Zinger H, Dayan M, Mozes E. Amelioration of SLE-like manifestations in (NZBxNZW)F1 mice following treatment with a peptide based on the complementarity determining region 1 of an autoantibody is associated with a down-regulation of apoptosis and of the pro-apoptotic factor JNK kinase. Clin Immunol. 2005 Dec; 117(3):262-70. PMID: 16257268.
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  36. Sharabi A, Cohen E, Sulkes J, Garty M. Replacement therapy for vitamin B12 deficiency: comparison between the sublingual and oral route. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2003 Dec; 56(6):635-8. PMID: 14616423; PMCID: PMC1884303.
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