Biographies

Machiko Ikegami, MD, PhD

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-8661

Fax: 513-636-8691

Email: machiko.ikegami@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Transcriptional control of lung morphogenesis; molecular mechanisms of recovery from lung injury; surfactant biology

Biography

Dr. Ikegami contributed in development of surfactant treatment for immature newborns with respiratory distress syndrome. She is internationally renowned for her research in surfactant biology and pulmonary biology.

Dr. Ikegami is the author of over 300 papers in the basic science.

Education and Training

MD: Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan, 1971.

PhD: Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan, 1980.

Residency, Fellowships: Anesthesiology, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan, 1971-1975.

Publications

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Grants

Transcriptional programming of asthma related pathology in respiratory epithelial.  Co-Investigator. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Apr 2009 - Mar 2014.