Peter H Lapchak
Life Sciences R&D Consulta...

Pulmonology, Transfusion Medicine, Gastroenterology

Ph.D. Medical Sciences


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  • Jul 2009
    Department of Defense Research Grant: Discovery of Novel Targets to Limit Tissue Injury; Co-investigator
  • Jul 2009
    Department of Defense Research Grant: Platelets, Complement and Coagulation in Trauma; Co-investigator
  • Jul 2006
    Surgical Infection Society (SIS) Junior Faculty Research Fellowship Award-Competitive Renewal
  • Independent Researcher


I worked in innate immunity and tissue injury after mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion. My focus was on the role of platelets in local (mesenteric) and remote tissue damage. Prior to this I worked on the immunology of burn injury and focused on the immunomodulatory role of platelets in the host response to burns. Prior to my platelet work, I worked in autoimmune diabetes where I characterized macrophages and TNFa, and on endothelial cells in transplant biology. This allowed me to develop my niche.

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