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Rima A. Rachid, M.D.

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1998
Alpha-Omega-Alpha Honor Medical Society
1999
Farley Fellowship Award
2000
AAAAI President Grant-in-Aid Award
2016
UptoDate Best Allergy &Immunology Author Recognition Award

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  1. Albuhairi S, Rachid R. Novel Therapies for Treatment of Food Allergy. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2020 02; 40(1):175-186. PMID: 31761117.
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  2. Rachid R. Peanut Oral Immunotherapy: Is It Safer in Preschoolers than in Older Age Groups? J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2019 Nov - Dec; 7(8):2768-2769. PMID: 31706493.
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  3. Crestani E, Harb H, Charbonnier LM, Leirer J, Motsinger-Reif A, Rachid R, Phipatanakul W, Kaddurah-Daouk R, Chatila TA. Untargeted metabolomic profiling identifies disease-specific signatures in food allergy and asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2020 Mar; 145(3):897-906. PMID: 31669435.
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  4. Abdel-Gadir A, Stephen-Victor E, Gerber GK, Noval Rivas M, Wang S, Harb H, Wang L, Li N, Crestani E, Spielman S, Secor W, Biehl H, DiBenedetto N, Dong X, Umetsu DT, Bry L, Rachid R, Chatila TA. Author Correction: Microbiota therapy acts via a regulatory T cell MyD88/ROR?t pathway to suppress food allergy. Nat Med. 2019 Sep; 25(9):1458. PMID: 31420602.
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  5. Abdel-Gadir A, Stephen-Victor E, Gerber GK, Noval Rivas M, Wang S, Harb H, Wang L, Li N, Crestani E, Spielman S, Secor W, Biehl H, DiBenedetto N, Dong X, Umetsu DT, Bry L, Rachid R, Chatila TA. Microbiota therapy acts via a regulatory T cell MyD88/ROR?t pathway to suppress food allergy. Nat Med. 2019 07; 25(7):1164-1174. PMID: 31235962.
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  6. Yee CSK, El Khoury K, Albuhairi S, Broyles A, Schneider L, Rachid R. Reply. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2019 Apr; 7(4):1376-1377. PMID: 30961845.
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  7. Albuhairi S, Rachid R. The emerging biologic therapies on food allergy. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2019 06; 122(6):556-558. PMID: 30928415.
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  8. Vickery BP, Vereda A, Casale TB, Beyer K, du Toit G, Hourihane JO, Jones SM, Shreffler WG, Marcantonio A, Zawadzki R, Sher L, Carr WW, Fineman S, Greos L, Rachid R, Ibáñez MD, Tilles S, Assa’ad AH, Nilsson C, Rupp N, Welch MJ, Sussman G, Chinthrajah S, Blumchen K, Sher E, Spergel JM, Leickly FE, Zielen S, Wang J, Sanders GM, Wood RA, Cheema A, Bindslev-Jensen C, Leonard S, Kachru R, Johnston DT, Hampel FC, Kim EH, Anagnostou A, Pongracic JA, Ben-Shoshan M, Sharma HP, Stillerman A, Windom HH, Yang WH, Muraro A, Zubeldia JM, Sharma V, Dorsey MJ, Chong HJ, Ohayon J, Bird JA, Carr TF, Siri D, Fernández-Rivas M, Jeong DK, Fleischer DM, Lieberman JA, Dubois AEJ, Tsoumani M, Ciaccio CE, Portnoy JM, Mansfield LE, Fritz SB, Lanser BJ, Matz J, Oude Elberink HNG, Varshney P, Dilly SG, Adelman DC, Burks AW. AR101 Oral Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy. N Engl J Med. 2018 Nov 22; 379(21):1991-2001. PMID: 30449234.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCTClinical Trials
  9. Stranks AJ, Minnicozzi SC, Miller SJ, Burton OT, Logsdon SL, Spergel JM, Nadeau KC, Pongracic JA, Umetsu DT, Rachid R, MacGinnitie AJ, Schneider LC, Oettgen HC. Immunoglobulin E blockade during food allergen ingestion enhances the induction of inhibitory immunoglobulin G antibodies. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2019 02; 122(2):213-215. PMID: 30404033.
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  10. Yee CSK, El Khoury K, Albuhairi S, Broyles A, Schneider L, Rachid R. Acquired Cold-Induced Urticaria in Pediatric Patients: A 22-Year Experience in a Tertiary Care Center (1996-2017). J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2019 03; 7(3):1024-1031.e3. PMID: 30385406.
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  11. Yee CSK, Albuhairi S, Noh E, El-Khoury K, Rezaei S, Abdel-Gadir A, Umetsu DT, Burke-Roberts E, LeBovidge J, Schneider L, Rachid R. Long-Term Outcome of Peanut Oral Immunotherapy Facilitated Initially by Omalizumab. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2019 02; 7(2):451-461.e7. PMID: 30267889.
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  12. Borzutzky A, Rauter I, Fried A, Rachid R, McDonald DR, Hammarstrom L, Grimbacher B, Abraham RS, Geha RS. Defective TLR9-driven STAT3 activation in B cells of patients with CVID. Clin Immunol. 2018 12; 197:40-44. PMID: 30145329.
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  13. Albuhairi S, El Khoury K, Yee C, Schneider L, Rachid R. A twenty-two-year experience with Hymenoptera venom immunotherapy in a US pediatric tertiary care center 1996-2018. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2018 12; 121(6):722-728.e1. PMID: 30102964.
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  14. Abdel-Gadir A, Schneider L, Casini A, Charbonnier LM, Little SV, Harrington T, Umetsu DT, Rachid R, Chatila TA. Oral immunotherapy with omalizumab reverses the Th2 cell-like programme of regulatory T cells and restores their function. Clin Exp Allergy. 2018 07; 48(7):825-836. PMID: 29700872.
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  15. Rachid R, Keet CA. Food Allergy: What's on the Menu in 2018? J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Mar - Apr; 6(2):419-420. PMID: 29524994.
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  16. Albuhairi S, Sare T, Lakin P, El Khoury K, Crestani E, Schneider LC, Anzaldi R, Patterson A, Rachid R. Systemic Reactions in Pediatric Patients Receiving Standardized Allergen Subcutaneous Immunotherapy with and without Seasonal Dose Adjustment. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Sep - Oct; 6(5):1711-1716.e4. PMID: 29339129.
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  17. Rachid R, Keet CA. Current Status and Unanswered Questions for Food Allergy Treatments. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Mar - Apr; 6(2):377-382. PMID: 29162426.
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  18. Bird JA, Spergel JM, Jones SM, Rachid R, Assa'ad AH, Wang J, Leonard SA, Laubach SS, Kim EH, Vickery BP, Davis BP, Heimall J, Cianferoni A, MacGinnitie AJ, Crestani E, Burks AW. Efficacy and Safety of AR101 in Oral Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy: Results of ARC001, a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase 2 Clinical Trial. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Mar - Apr; 6(2):476-485.e3. PMID: 29092786.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    
  19. Ballow M, Conaway MR, Sriaroon P, Rachid RA, Seeborg FO, Duff CM, Bonilla FA, Younger MEM, Shapiro R, Burns TM. Construction and validation of a novel disease-specific quality-of-life instrument for patients with primary antibody deficiency disease (PADQOL-16). J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 06; 139(6):2007-2010.e8. PMID: 28065678.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    
  20. Rachid R, Chatila TA. The role of the gut microbiota in food allergy. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2016 12; 28(6):748-753. PMID: 27749359.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  21. MacGinnitie AJ, Rachid R, Gragg H, Little SV, Lakin P, Cianferoni A, Heimall J, Makhija M, Robison R, Chinthrajah RS, Lee J, Lebovidge J, Dominguez T, Rooney C, Lewis MO, Koss J, Burke-Roberts E, Chin K, Logvinenko T, Pongracic JA, Umetsu DT, Spergel J, Nadeau KC, Schneider LC. Omalizumab facilitates rapid oral desensitization for peanut allergy. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Mar; 139(3):873-881.e8. PMID: 27609658.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCTClinical Trials
  22. Yee CS, Rachid R. The Heterogeneity of Oral Immunotherapy Clinical Trials: Implications and Future Directions. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2016 Apr; 16(4):25. PMID: 26922433.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Umetsu DT, Rachid R, Schneider LC. Oral immunotherapy and anti-IgE antibody treatment for food allergy. World Allergy Organ J. 2015; 8(1):20. PMID: 26185589.
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  24. Romberg N, Virdee M, Chamberlain N, Oe T, Schickel JN, Perkins T, Cantaert T, Rachid R, Rosengren S, Palazzo R, Geha R, Cunningham-Rundles C, Meffre E. TNF receptor superfamily member 13b (TNFRSF13B) hemizygosity reveals transmembrane activator and CAML interactor haploinsufficiency at later stages of B-cell development. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Nov; 136(5):1315-25. PMID: 26100089.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  25. Noval Rivas M, Burton OT, Wise P, Charbonnier LM, Georgiev P, Oettgen HC, Rachid R, Chatila TA. Regulatory T cell reprogramming toward a Th2-cell-like lineage impairs oral tolerance and promotes food allergy. Immunity. 2015 Mar 17; 42(3):512-23. PMID: 25769611.
    Citations: 60     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  26. Burton OT, Logsdon SL, Zhou JS, Medina-Tamayo J, Abdel-Gadir A, Noval Rivas M, Koleoglou KJ, Chatila TA, Schneider LC, Rachid R, Umetsu DT, Oettgen HC. Oral immunotherapy induces IgG antibodies that act through Fc?RIIb to suppress IgE-mediated hypersensitivity. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 Dec; 134(6):1310-1317.e6. PMID: 25042981.
    Citations: 27     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  27. Schneider LC, Rachid R, LeBovidge J, Blood E, Mittal M, Umetsu DT. A pilot study of omalizumab to facilitate rapid oral desensitization in high-risk peanut-allergic patients. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Dec; 132(6):1368-74. PMID: 24176117.
    Citations: 51     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCTClinical Trials
  28. Romberg N, Chamberlain N, Saadoun D, Gentile M, Kinnunen T, Ng YS, Virdee M, Menard L, Cantaert T, Morbach H, Rachid R, Martinez-Pomar N, Matamoros N, Geha R, Grimbacher B, Cerutti A, Cunningham-Rundles C, Meffre E. CVID-associated TACI mutations affect autoreactive B cell selection and activation. J Clin Invest. 2013 Oct; 123(10):4283-93. PMID: 24051380.
    Citations: 27     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  29. Benhmidoune L, McHachi A, Boukhrissa M, Chakib A, Rachid R, Elbelhadji M, Amraoui A. [Use of bevacizumab in the treatment of complicated proliferative diabetic retinopathy]. J Fr Ophtalmol. 2013 Nov; 36(9):758-63. PMID: 23830522.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  30. Lieberman P, Rachid R. Administration of intravenous immunoglobulin to a patient with hypogammaglobulinemia and anti-IgA antibodies. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2013 Nov-Dec; 1(6):704. PMID: 24565726.
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  31. Rachid R, Umetsu DT. Immunological mechanisms for desensitization and tolerance in food allergy. Semin Immunopathol. 2012 Sep; 34(5):689-702. PMID: 22821087.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  32. Rachid R, Bonilla FA. Reply. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Aug; 130(2):554. PMID: 22664158.
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  33. Khoriaty E, McClain CD, Permaul P, Smith ER, Rachid R. Intraoperative anaphylaxis induced by the gelatin component of thrombin-soaked gelfoam in a pediatric patient. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2012 Mar; 108(3):209-10. PMID: 22374209.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  34. Rachid R, Bonilla FA. The role of anti-IgA antibodies in causing adverse reactions to gamma globulin infusion in immunodeficient patients: a comprehensive review of the literature. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Mar; 129(3):628-34. PMID: 21835445.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  35. Rachid R, Leslie D, Schneider L, Twarog F. Reply. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Oct; 128(4):905. PMID: 21700323.
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  36. Rachid R, Leslie D, Schneider L, Twarog F. Reply. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Jul; 128(1):251-2. PMID: 21550651.
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  37. Rachid R, Castells M, Cunningham-Rundles C, Bonilla FA. Association of anti-IgA antibodies with adverse reactions to ?-globulin infusion. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Jul; 128(1):228-230.e1. PMID: 21397310.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  38. Rachid R, Leslie D, Schneider L, Twarog F. Hypersensitivity to systemic corticosteroids: an infrequent but potentially life-threatening condition. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Feb; 127(2):524-8. PMID: 21093900.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  39. Castigli E, Wilson S, Garibyan L, Rachid R, Bonilla F, Schneider L, Morra M, Curran J, Geha R. Reexamining the role of TACI coding variants in common variable immunodeficiency and selective IgA deficiency. Nat Genet. 2007 Apr; 39(4):430-1. PMID: 17392798.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Rachid R, Castigli E, Geha RS, Bonilla FA. TACI mutation in common variable immunodeficiency and IgA deficiency. Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2006 Sep; 6(5):357-62. PMID: 16899196.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  41. Castigli E, Wilson SA, Garibyan L, Rachid R, Bonilla F, Schneider L, Geha RS. TACI is mutant in common variable immunodeficiency and IgA deficiency. Nat Genet. 2005 Aug; 37(8):829-34. PMID: 16007086.
    Citations: 172     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  42. Sasahara Y*, Rachid R*, Byrne MJ, de la Fuente MA, Abraham RT, Ramesh N, Geha RS. * The first 2 authors contributed equally to the article. Mechanism of recruitment of WASP to the immunological synapse and of its activation following TCR ligation. Mol Cell. 2002; 10(6):1269-81. View Publication.
  43. Muwakkit S, Rachid R, Bazarbachi A, Araysi T, Dbaibo GS. Treatment-resistant infantile Evans syndrome. Pediatr Int. 2001 Oct; 43(5):502-4. PMID: 11737713.
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  44. Mikati MA, Werner S, Gatt A, Liu Z, Rahmeh AA, Rachid RA, Stafstrom CE, Holmes GL. Consequences of alpha-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptor blockade during status epilepticus in the developing brain. Brain Res Dev Brain Res. 1999 Mar 12; 113(1-2):139-42. PMID: 10064883.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  45. Dbaibo GS, Pushkareva MY, Rachid RA, Alter N, Smyth MJ, Obeid LM, Hannun YA. p53-dependent ceramide response to genotoxic stress. J Clin Invest. 1998 Jul 15; 102(2):329-39. PMID: 9664074.
    Citations: 33     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
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