Affiliation: Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
- Ji B, Zhao G, Sakurai R, Cao Y, Zhang Z, Wang D, et al. Effect of Maternal Electroacupuncture on Perinatal Nicotine Exposure-Induced Lung Phenotype in Offspring. Lung. 2016;194:535-46 pubmed publisher..We conclude that EA is a promising novel intervention against the smoke exposed lung damage to the developing lung. ..
- Taylor S, Sakurai R, Sakurai T, Rehan V. Inhaled Vitamin D: A Novel Strategy to Enhance Neonatal Lung Maturation. Lung. 2016;194:931-943 pubmed..Inhaled VD is a potentially safe and effective novel strategy to enhance neonatal lung maturation. ..
- Hwang J, Rehan V. Recent Advances in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Pathophysiology, Prevention, and Treatment. Lung. 2018;: pubmed publisher..We expect that this review will help guide clinicians to treat premature infants at risk for BPD better and lead researchers to initiate further studies in the field. ..
- Torday J, Rehan V. On the evolution of the pulmonary alveolar lipofibroblast. Exp Cell Res. 2016;340:215-9 pubmed publisher..Moreover, such detailed knowledge of the workings of the lipofibroblast have provided insight to the etiology and effective treatment of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia based on physiologic principles rather than on pharmacology. ..
- Sakurai R, Liu J, Gong M, Bo J, Rehan V. Perinatal nicotine exposure induces myogenic differentiation, but not epithelial-mesenchymal transition in rat offspring lung. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2016;51:1142-1150 pubmed publisher..Pediatr Pulmonol. 2016;51:1142-1150. © 2016 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
- Li Z, Choo Wing R, Sun H, Sureshbabu A, Sakurai R, Rehan V, et al. A potential role of the JNK pathway in hyperoxia-induced cell death, myofibroblast transdifferentiation and TGF-?1-mediated injury in the developing murine lung. BMC Cell Biol. 2011;12:54 pubmed publisher....
- Rehan V, Dargan Batra S, Wang Y, Cerny L, Sakurai R, Santos J, et al. A paradoxical temporal response of the PTHrP/PPARgamma signaling pathway to lipopolysaccharide in an in vitro model of the developing rat lung. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2007;293:L182-90 pubmed....
- Rehan V, Sakurai R, Li Y, Karadag A, Corral J, Bellusci S, et al. Effects of maternal food restriction on offspring lung extracellular matrix deposition and long term pulmonary function in an experimental rat model. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2012;47:162-71 pubmed publisher....
- Rehan V, Liu J, Naeem E, Tian J, Sakurai R, Kwong K, et al. Perinatal nicotine exposure induces asthma in second generation offspring. BMC Med. 2012;10:129 pubmed publisher....