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Damsker, Jesse

TitleAdjunct Assistant Professor
InstitutionChildrens National Medical Center
DepartmentCenter for Genetic Medicine
Address111 Michigan Ave NW
Washington DC 20010
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    1. Wells E, Kambhampati M, Damsker JM, Gordish-Dressman H, Yadavilli S, Becher OJ, Gittens J, Stampar M, Packer RJ, Nazarian J. Vamorolone, a dissociative steroidal compound, reduces pro-inflammatory cytokine expression in glioma cells and increases activity and survival in a murine model of cortical tumor. Oncotarget. 2017 Feb 07; 8(6):9366-9374. PMID: 28030841.
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    2. Many GM, Yokosaki Y, Uaesoontrachoon K, Nghiem PP, Bello L, Dadgar S, Yin Y, Damsker JM, Cohen HB, Kornegay JN, Bamman MM, Mosser DM, Nagaraju K, Hoffman EP. OPN-a induces muscle inflammation by increasing recruitment and activation of pro-inflammatory macrophages. Exp Physiol. 2016 10 01; 101(10):1285-1300. PMID: 27452303.
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    3. Heier CR, Fiorillo AA, Chaisson E, Gordish-Dressman H, Hathout Y, Damsker JM, Hoffman EP, Conklin LS. Identification of Pathway-Specific Serum Biomarkers of Response to Glucocorticoid and Infliximab Treatment in Children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 2016 Sep 15; 7(9):e192. PMID: 27628422.
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    4. Hathout Y, Conklin LS, Seol H, Gordish-Dressman H, Brown KJ, Morgenroth LP, Nagaraju K, Heier CR, Damsker JM, van den Anker JN, Henricson E, Clemens PR, Mah JK, McDonald C, Hoffman EP. Serum pharmacodynamic biomarkers for chronic corticosteroid treatment of children. Sci Rep. 2016 08 17; 6:31727. PMID: 27530235.
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    5. Damsker JM, Conklin LS, Sadri S, Dillingham BC, Panchapakesan K, Heier CR, McCall JM, Sandler AD. VBP15, a novel dissociative steroid compound, reduces NF?B-induced expression of inflammatory cytokines in vitro and symptoms of murine trinitrobenzene sulfonic acid-induced colitis. Inflamm Res. 2016 Sep; 65(9):737-43. PMID: 27261270.
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    6. Garvin LM, Chen Y, Damsker JM, Rose MC. A novel dissociative steroid VBP15 reduces MUC5AC gene expression in airway epithelial cells but lacks the GRE mediated transcriptional properties of dexamethasone. Pulm Pharmacol Ther. 2016 06; 38:17-26. PMID: 27133900.
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    7. Freishtat RJ, Nino G, Tsegaye Y, Alcala SE, Benton AS, Watson AM, Reeves EK, Haider SK, Damsker JM. Pharmacologically-induced mitotic synchrony in airway epithelial cells as a mechanism of action of anti-inflammatory drugs. Respir Res. 2015 Oct 29; 16:132. PMID: 26511361; PMCID: PMC4625853.
    8. Dillingham BC, Knoblach SM, Many GM, Harmon BT, Mullen AM, Heier CR, Bello L, McCall JM, Hoffman EP, Connor EM, Nagaraju K, Reeves EKM, Damsker JM. VBP15, a novel anti-inflammatory, is effective at reducing the severity of murine experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2015 Apr; 35(3):377-387. PMID: 25392236.
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    9. Alcala SE, Benton AS, Watson AM, Kureshi S, Reeves EM, Damsker J, Wang Z, Nagaraju K, Anderson J, Williams AM, Lee AJ, Hayes K, Rose MC, Hoffman EP, Freishtat RJ. Mitotic asynchrony induces transforming growth factor-ß1 secretion from airway epithelium. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2014 Sep; 51(3):363-9. PMID: 24669775; PMCID: PMC4189490.
    10. Heier CR, Damsker JM, Yu Q, Dillingham BC, Huynh T, Van der Meulen JH, Sali A, Miller BK, Phadke A, Scheffer L, Quinn J, Tatem K, Jordan S, Dadgar S, Rodriguez OC, Albanese C, Calhoun M, Gordish-Dressman H, Jaiswal JK, Connor EM, McCall JM, Hoffman EP, Reeves EK, Nagaraju K. VBP15, a novel anti-inflammatory and membrane-stabilizer, improves muscular dystrophy without side effects. EMBO Mol Med. 2013 10; 5(10):1569-85. PMID: 24014378; PMCID: PMC3799580.
    11. Damsker JM, Dillingham BC, Rose MC, Balsley MA, Heier CR, Watson AM, Stemmy EJ, Jurjus RA, Huynh T, Tatem K, Uaesoontrachoon K, Berry DM, Benton AS, Freishtat RJ, Hoffman EP, McCall JM, Gordish-Dressman H, Constant SL, Reeves EK, Nagaraju K. VBP15, a glucocorticoid analogue, is effective at reducing allergic lung inflammation in mice. PLoS One. 2013; 8(5):e63871. PMID: 23667681; PMCID: PMC3646769.
    12. Reeves EKM, Hoffman EP, Nagaraju K, Damsker JM, McCall JM. VBP15: preclinical characterization of a novel anti-inflammatory delta 9,11 steroid. Bioorg Med Chem. 2013 Apr 15; 21(8):2241-2249. PMID: 23498916; PMCID: PMC4088988.
    13. Hoffman EP, Reeves E, Damsker J, Nagaraju K, McCall JM, Connor EM, Bushby K. Novel approaches to corticosteroid treatment in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2012 Nov; 23(4):821-8. PMID: 23137739; PMCID: PMC3606917.
    14. Many GM, Jenkins NT, Witkowski S, Damsker JM, Hagberg J. The effects of aerobic training and age on plasma sICAM-1. Int J Sports Med. 2013 Mar; 34(3):253-7. PMID: 22972240.
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    15. Baudy AR, Reeves EK, Damsker JM, Heier C, Garvin LM, Dillingham BC, McCall J, Rayavarapu S, Wang Z, Vandermeulen JH, Sali A, Jahnke V, Duguez S, DuBois D, Rose MC, Nagaraju K, Hoffman EP. ?-9,11 modification of glucocorticoids dissociates nuclear factor-?B inhibitory efficacy from glucocorticoid response element-associated side effects. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2012 Oct; 343(1):225-32. PMID: 22743576; PMCID: PMC3464029.
    16. Reeves EK, Rayavarapu S, Damsker JM, Nagaraju K. Glucocorticoid analogues: potential therapeutic alternatives for treating inflammatory muscle diseases. Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets. 2012 Mar; 12(1):95-103. PMID: 22214335.
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    17. Stemmy EJ, Balsley MA, Jurjus RA, Damsker JM, Bukrinsky MI, Constant SL. Blocking cyclophilins in the chronic phase of asthma reduces the persistence of leukocytes and disease reactivation. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2011 Nov; 45(5):991-8. PMID: 21493785; PMCID: PMC3262693.
    18. Uyttenhove C, Marillier RG, Tacchini-Cottier F, Charmoy M, Caspi RR, Damsker JM, Goriely S, Su D, Van Damme J, Struyf S, Opdenakker G, Van Snick J. Amine-reactive OVA multimers for auto-vaccination against cytokines and other mediators: perspectives illustrated for GCP-2 in L. major infection. J Leukoc Biol. 2011 Jun; 89(6):1001-7. PMID: 21385949; PMCID: PMC3157325.
    19. Beaver LM, Stemmy EJ, Schwartz AM, Damsker JM, Constant SL, Ceryak SM, Patierno SR. Lung inflammation, injury, and proliferative response after repetitive particulate hexavalent chromium exposure. Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Dec; 117(12):1896-902. PMID: 20049209; PMCID: PMC2799464.
    20. Teixeira-Carvalho A, Fujiwara RT, Stemmy EJ, Olive D, Damsker JM, Loukas A, Corrêa-Oliveira R, Constant SL, Bethony JM. Binding of excreted and/or secreted products of adult hookworms to human NK cells in Necator americanus-infected individuals from Brazil. Infect Immun. 2008 Dec; 76(12):5810-6. PMID: 18838519; PMCID: PMC2583555.
    21. Damsker JM, Okwumabua I, Pushkarsky T, Arora K, Bukrinsky MI, Constant SL. Targeting the chemotactic function of CD147 reduces collagen-induced arthritis. Immunology. 2009 Jan; 126(1):55-62. PMID: 18557953; PMCID: PMC2632695.
    22. Damsker JM, Bukrinsky MI, Constant SL. Preferential chemotaxis of activated human CD4+ T cells by extracellular cyclophilin A. J Leukoc Biol. 2007 Sep; 82(3):613-8. PMID: 17540735; PMCID: PMC2846690.
    23. Wolnicka-Glubisz A, Damsker J, Constant S, Corn S, De Fabo E, Noonan F. Deficient inflammatory response to UV radiation in neonatal mice. J Leukoc Biol. 2007 Jun; 81(6):1352-61. PMID: 17369492.
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    24. Gwinn WM, Damsker JM, Falahati R, Okwumabua I, Kelly-Welch A, Keegan AD, Vanpouille C, Lee JJ, Dent LA, Leitenberg D, Bukrinsky MI, Constant SL. Novel approach to inhibit asthma-mediated lung inflammation using anti-CD147 intervention. J Immunol. 2006 Oct 01; 177(7):4870-9. PMID: 16982929; PMCID: PMC2855298.
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