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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Research

Dr. Todd Wyatt working in his laboratory.

Research Highlights

Genetic and pathogen influences on respiratory diseases

Functional genomic studies involving gene regulation and single nucleotide polymorphisms

Gene by environment association studies

Agriculturally-induced airway diseases

Regulation of ciliary motility

Cilia proteomics

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Effects of combined alcohol use and cigarette smoking on surfactant function

How vaping affects the airway epithelium

The effects of inhaled agricultural dusts on bone

The division is also actively involved in clinical trials for pulmonary hypertension, interstitial lung disease, and cystic fibrosis.
Learn how you can participate.  UNMC clinical trials
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Faculty Research Interests

Associate Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division
Associate Vice Chair for Basic Science Research

Kristina Bailey, MD

Assistant Professor,Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division

John Dickinson, MD, PhD

Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division

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Stephen Rennard, MD

Henry J. Lehnhoff Professor
Chair, Department of Internal Medicine

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Debra Romberger, MD

Margaret R. Larson Chair
Division Chief, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division
Professor

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Ruxana Sadikot, MD, MRCP (UK)

Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division

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Derrick Samuelson, PhD

Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division

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Todd Wyatt, PhD