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Thomas Thatcher, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 273-5170

Fax: (585) 273-1114

Faculty Appointments

Credentials

Education

1988
BS | University of Rochester
Molecular Biology

1996
MS | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Immunology

2000
PhD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Immunology

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

2001 - 2007
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, 2001–2007, Postdoctoral Fellow (Adviser: Dr. Patricia Sime)

2000 - 2001
Dermatology Department, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, 2001, Postdoctoral Fellow, (Adviser: Dr. Anthony Gaspari)

Awards

2000
Melville A. Hare Award for Excellence in Research
Sponsor: Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Location: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

1994
Melville A. Hare Award for Excellence in Teaching
Sponsor: Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Location: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

1984 - 1988
Bausch and Lomb Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: University of Rochester
Location: Rochester, NY

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Publications

Journal Articles

7/2/2018
Duffney PF, Falsetta ML, Rackow AR, Thatcher TH, Phipps RP, Sime PJ. "Key roles for lipid mediators in the adaptive immune response." The Journal of clinical investigation.. 2018 Jul 2; 128(7):2724-2731. Epub 2018 Jul 02.

4/15/2018
Bhat TA, Kalathil SG, Bogner PN, Miller A, Lehmann PV, Thatcher TH, Phipps RP, Sime PJ, Thanavala Y. "Secondhand Smoke Induces Inflammation and Impairs Immunity to Respiratory Infections." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists.. 2018 Apr 15; 200(8):2927-2940. Epub 2018 Mar 19.

4/1/2018
Lacy SH, Epa AP, Pollock SJ, Woeller CF, Thatcher TH, Phipps RP, Sime PJ. "Activated human T lymphocytes inhibit TGF?-induced fibroblast to myofibroblast differentiation via prostaglandins D and E." American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology.. 2018 Apr 1; 314(4):L569-L582. Epub 2017 Dec 20.

Books & Chapters

2007
Chapter Title: The Role of TGF-beta in Radiation and Chemotherapy-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis: Inhibition of TGF-beta as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy.
Book Title: Cancer Drug Discovery and Development: TGF-beta in Cancer Therapy
Author List: Sime PJ, Kottmann RM, Lakatos HF and Thatcher TH
Edited By: Jakowlew SB
Published By: Humana Press Inc.2007 in Totowa, NJ

2005
Chapter Title: Anti-inflammatory therapies for lung injury
Book Title: Lung Injury: Mechanisms, Pathophysiology and Therapy
Author List: Phipps R, Beckett WS, Kaufman J, Martey C, Sime PJ, Thatcher, TH
Edited By: Notter, R., Finkelstein, J. and Holm, B.
Published By: Marcel Dekker2005

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