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Mallar Bhattacharya, M.D.

Pulmonologist

Dr. Mallar Bhattacharya is a pulmonary and critical care specialist who treats patients hospitalized with critical illness and lung disease. His research interests include pneumonia, septic shock and severe asthma.

After earning a bachelor's degree at Harvard College and a master's degree in neuroscience at Oxford University, Bhattacharya attended Harvard Medical School. He then completed a residency in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital and a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at UCSF. He also did research training at the UCSF Lung Biology Center. He is an assistant professor of medicine in the UCSF Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care.

More about Mallar Bhattacharya

Education

Harvard School of Medicine 2007

Residencies

Johns Hopkins Hospital 2007

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bhattacharya M, Sundaram A, Kudo M, Farmer J, Ganesan P, Khalifeh-Soltani A, Arjomandi M, Atabai K, Huang X, Sheppard D. IQGAP1-dependent scaffold suppresses RhoA and inhibits airway smooth muscle contraction. J Clin Invest. 2014 Nov 3; 124(11):4895-8.
  2. Su G, Atakilit A, Li JT, Wu N, Luong J, Chen R, Bhattacharya M, Sheppard D. Effective treatment of mouse sepsis with an inhibitory antibody targeting integrin av▀5. Crit Care Med. 2013 Feb; 41(2):546-53.
  3. Bhattacharya M, Su G, Su X, Oses-Prieto JA, Li JT, Huang X, Hernandez H, Atakilit A, Burlingame AL, Matthay MA, Sheppard D. IQGAP1 is necessary for pulmonary vascular barrier protection in murine acute lung injury and pneumonia. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2012 Jul 1; 303(1):L12-9.
  4. Su G, Atakilit A, Li JT, Wu N, Bhattacharya M, Zhu J, Shieh JE, Li E, Chen R, Sun S, Su CP, Sheppard D. Absence of integrin av▀3 enhances vascular leak in mice by inhibiting endothelial cortical actin formation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Jan 1; 185(1):58-66.
  5. Sigle RO, Gil SG, Bhattacharya M, Ryan MC, Yang TM, Brown TA, Boutaud A, Miyashita Y, Olerud J, Carter WG. Globular domains 4/5 of the laminin alpha3 chain mediate deposition of precursor laminin 5. J Cell Sci. 2004 Sep 1; 117(Pt 19):4481-94.

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