Donald Tashkin, M.D.

Work Titles
UCLA Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratories Professor, Medicine Co-Director, Asthma and Cough Center Co-Director, Exercise Physiology Laboratory Member, JCCC Molecular Epidemiology Program Area
M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1961
1967 - 1969 UCLA School of Medicine
1961 - 1962 Albert Einstein Medical Center
1962 - 1965 Veterans Administration Medical Center
1972 American Board of Internal Medicine
1968 American Board of Internal Medicine

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(310) 825-3163

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32-176 CHS
Campus - 169017


A selected list of publications:

Gardner B, Zhu LX, Roth MD, Tashkin DP, Dubinett SM, Sharma S   Cocaine modulates cytokine and enhances tumor growth through sigma receptors Journal of neuroimmunology. , 2004; 147(1-2): 95-8.
Roth MD, Whittaker K, Salehi K, Tashkin DP, Baldwin GC   Mechanisms for impaired effector function in alveolar macrophages from marijuana and cocaine smokers Journal of neuroimmunology. , 2004; 147(1-2): 82-6.
Mao JT, Tashkin DP, Belloni PN, Baileyhealy I, Baratelli F, Roth MD   All-trans retinoic acid modulates the balance of matrix metalloproteinase-9 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 in patients with emphysema Chest. , 2003; 124(5): 1724-32.
Wise RA, Kanner RE, Lindgren P, Connett JE, Altose MD, Enright PL, Tashkin DP   The effect of smoking intervention and an inhaled bronchodilator on airways reactivity in COPD: the Lung Health Study Chest. , 2003; 124(2): 449-58.
Zhu LX, Sharma S, Gardner B, Escuadro B, Atianzar K, Tashkin DP, Dubinett SM   IL-10 mediates sigma 1 receptor-dependent suppression of antitumor immunity Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) , 2003; 170(7): 3585-91.

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