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Jae Woo Lee, M.D.

Anesthesiologist

Education

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine 1997

Residencies

Beth Israel Hospital, Boston MA, Anesthesiology 2001

Fellowships

Boston Children's Hospital and Medical Center, Anesthesiology 2002

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Rajasekaran S, Reddy Tamatam C, Reddy Potteti H, Raman V, Lee JW, Matthay MA, Mehta D, Machi Reddy N, Reddy SP. Visualization of Fra-1/AP-1 activation during LPS-induced inflammatory lung injury using fluorescence optical imaging. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2015 Jun 12; ajplung.00315.2014.
  2. Monsel A, Zhu YG, Gennai S, Hao Q, Hu S, Rouby JJ, Rosenzwajg M, Matthay MA, Lee JW. Therapeutic Effects of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Derived Microvesicles in Severe Pneumonia in Mice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun 11.
  3. Hao Q, Zhu YG, Monsel A, Gennai S, Lee T, Xu F, Lee JW. Study of Bone Marrow and Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Treatment of Escherichia coli Endotoxin-Induced Acute Lung Injury in Mice. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2015 May 21.
  4. Wei H, Cao X, Zeng Q, Zhang F, Xue Q, Luo Y, Lee JW, Yu B, Feng X. Ghrelin inhibits proinflammatory responses and prevents cognitive impairment in septic rats. Crit Care Med. 2015 May; 43(5):e143-50.
  5. Gennai S, Monsel A, Hao Q, Park J, Matthay MA, Lee JW. Microvesicles Derived From Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Restore Alveolar Fluid Clearance in Human Lungs Rejected for Transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2015 Apr 6.
  6. Kropski JA, Pritchett JM, Zoz DF, Crossno PF, Markin C, Garnett ET, Degryse AL, Mitchell DB, Polosukhin VV, Rickman OB, Choi L, Cheng DS, McConaha ME, Jones BR, Gleaves LA, McMahon FB, Worrell JA, Solus JF, Ware LB, Lee JW, Massion PP, Zaynagetdinov R, White ES, Kurtis JD, Johnson JE, Groshong SD, Lancaster LH, Young LR, Steele MP, Phillips Iii JA, Cogan JD, Loyd JE, Lawson WE, Blackwell TS. Extensive phenotyping of individuals at risk for familial interstitial pneumonia reveals clues to the pathogenesis of interstitial lung disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Feb 15; 191(4):417-26.
  7. Lee JW, Rocco PR, Pelosi P. Mesenchymal stem cell therapy for acute respiratory distress syndrome: a light at the end of the tunnel? Anesthesiology. 2015 Feb; 122(2):238-40.
  8. Wilson JG, Liu KD, Zhuo H, Caballero L, McMillan M, Fang X, Cosgrove K, Vojnik R, Calfee CS, Lee JW, Rogers AJ, Levitt J, Wiener-Kronish J, Bajwa EK, Leavitt A, McKenna D, Thompson BT, Matthay MA. Mesenchymal stem (stromal) cells for treatment of ARDS: a phase 1 clinical trial. Lancet Respir Med. 2015 Jan; 3(1):24-32.
  9. Monsel A, Zhu YG, Gennai S, Hao Q, Liu J, Lee JW. Cell-based therapy for acute organ injury: preclinical evidence and ongoing clinical trials using mesenchymal stem cells. Anesthesiology. 2014 Nov; 121(5):1099-121.
  10. Ware LB, Lee JW, Wickersham N, Nguyen J, Matthay MA, Calfee CS. Donor smoking is associated with pulmonary edema, inflammation and epithelial dysfunction in ex vivo human donor lungs. Am J Transplant. 2014 Oct; 14(10):2295-302.
  11. Liu KD, Wilson JG, Zhuo H, Caballero L, McMillan ML, Fang X, Cosgrove K, Calfee CS, Lee JW, Kangelaris KN, Gotts JE, Rogers AJ, Levitt JE, Wiener-Kronish JP, Delucchi KL, Leavitt AD, McKenna DH, Thompson BT, Matthay MA. Design and implementation of the START (STem cells for ARDS Treatment) trial, a phase 1/2 trial of human mesenchymal stem/stromal cells for the treatment of moderate-severe acute respiratory distress syndrome. Ann Intensive Care. 2014; 4:22.
  12. Mar JS, Nagalingam NA, Song Y, Onizawa M, Lee JW, Lynch SV. Amelioration of DSS-induced murine colitis by VSL#3 supplementation is primarily associated with changes in ileal microbiota composition. Gut Microbes. 2014 Jul 1; 5(4):494-503.
  13. Asmussen S, Ito H, Traber DL, Lee JW, Cox RA, Hawkins HK, McAuley DF, McKenna DH, Traber LD, Zhuo H, Wilson J, Herndon DN, Prough DS, Liu KD, Matthay MA, Enkhbaatar P. Human mesenchymal stem cells reduce the severity of acute lung injury in a sheep model of bacterial pneumonia. Thorax. 2014 Sep; 69(9):819-25.
  14. Ware LB, Landeck M, Koyama T, Zhao Z, Singer J, Kern R, Neidlinger N, Nguyen J, Johnson E, Janz DR, Bernard GR, Lee JW, Matthay MA. A randomized trial of the effects of nebulized albuterol on pulmonary edema in brain-dead organ donors. Am J Transplant. 2014 Mar; 14(3):621-8.
  15. McAuley DF, Curley GF, Hamid UI, Laffey JG, Abbott J, McKenna DH, Fang X, Matthay MA, Lee JW. Clinical grade allogeneic human mesenchymal stem cells restore alveolar fluid clearance in human lungs rejected for transplantation. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2014 May 1; 306(9):L809-15.
  16. Zhu YG, Feng XM, Abbott J, Fang XH, Hao Q, Monsel A, Qu JM, Matthay MA, Lee JW. Human mesenchymal stem cell microvesicles for treatment of Escherichia coli endotoxin-induced acute lung injury in mice. Stem Cells. 2014 Jan; 32(1):116-25.
  17. Gennai S, Monsel A, Lee JW. [Mesenchymal stem cells: a new perspective of treatment of the acute respiratory distress syndrome]. Ann Fr Anesth Reanim. 2014 Jan; 33(1):52-3.
  18. Zhu YG, Hao Q, Monsel A, Feng XM, Lee JW. Adult stem cells for acute lung injury: remaining questions and concerns. Respirology. 2013 Jul; 18(5):744-56.
  19. Katsumoto TR, Kudo M, Chen C, Sundaram A, Callahan EC, Zhu JW, Lin J, Rosen CE, Manz BN, Lee JW, Matthay MA, Huang X, Sheppard D, Weiss A. The phosphatase CD148 promotes airway hyperresponsiveness through SRC family kinases. J Clin Invest. 2013 May 1; 123(5):2037-48.
  20. Lee JW, Krasnodembskaya A, McKenna DH, Song Y, Abbott J, Matthay MA. Therapeutic effects of human mesenchymal stem cells in ex vivo human lungs injured with live bacteria. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Apr 1; 187(7):751-60.

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