Kamal A. Mohammed

University of Florida, USA

Kamal A. Mohammed is an Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Florida and a Research Health Scientist at NF/SGVHS, Malcom Randall VAMC, Gainesville, Fla, USA. He has received a Ph.D. degree in immunology, an M.S. degree in zoology, and a B.S. degree in applied nutrition and Public Health, from the Osmania University, Andhra Pradesh, India. He has received Excellence in Research Award, from the University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Fla, USA. He is serving as a reviewer for 6 peer-reviewed journals, authored and coauthored 41 original research articles published in peer-reviewed journals, and contributed 3 book chapters. His Research interests include innate and adaptive immune defenses in pleural and pulmonary diseases, toll-like receptor signaling in pleural infections and asthma pathogen/antigen-induced lung injury and epithelial barrier function, allergen/mechanotransduction-induced airway remodeling, beta-defensins in pleural and pulmonary infections, receptor tyrosine kinase signaling in airway remodeling and lung injury in COPD, and microRNA signaling in lung infections/injury and thoracic malignancies.

Biography Updated on 14 April 2011

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