Last Name

Izabela Chrobak, PhD

TitlePostdoctoral Fellow
InstitutionBoston University Medical Campus
Address75 E. Newton St Evans Building
Boston MA 02118
Phone(617) 638-4373
 Awards and Honors

20075th European Respiratory Society (ERS) Lung Science Conference, Taormina, Sicilia: ERS Poster Award:l
2007American Thoracic Society (ATS) International Conference, San Francisco, CA, USA: International Trainee Travel Award (ITTA)
2007Molecular Biology and Medicine of the Lung (MBML) PhD International Program: • International Conference Travel Award by MBML Exam Committee
2012Keystone Symposium on Pulmonary Vascular Disease and Right Ventricular Dysfunction: Keystone Symposia Future of Science Fund Scholarship
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  1. Liu F, Haeger CM, Dieffenbach PB, Sicard D, Chrobak I, Coronata AM, Suárez Velandia MM, Vitali S, Colas RA, Norris PC, Marinkovic A, Liu X, Ma J, Rose CD, Lee SJ, Comhair SA, Erzurum SC, McDonald JD, Serhan CN, Walsh SR, Tschumperlin DJ, Fredenburgh LE. Distal vessel stiffening is an early and pivotal mechanobiological regulator of vascular remodeling and pulmonary hypertension. JCI Insight. 2016 Jun 02; 1(8). PMID: 27347562.
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  2. Aragon MJ, Chrobak I, Brower J, Roldan L, Fredenburgh LE, McDonald JD, Campen MJ. Inflammatory and Vasoactive Effects of Serum Following Inhalation of Varied Complex Mixtures. Cardiovasc Toxicol. 2016 Apr; 16(2):163-71. PMID: 25900702.
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  3. Leach HG, Chrobak I, Han R, Trojanowska M. Endothelial cells recruit macrophages and contribute to a fibrotic milieu in bleomycin lung injury. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 Dec; 49(6):1093-101. PMID: 23885794.
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  4. Chrobak I, Lenna S, Stawski L, Trojanowska M. Interferon-? promotes vascular remodeling in human microvascular endothelial cells by upregulating endothelin (ET)-1 and transforming growth factor (TGF) ß2. J Cell Physiol. 2013 Aug; 228(8):1774-83. PMID: 23359533.
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  5. Ghatnekar A, Chrobak I, Reese C, Stawski L, Seta F, Wirrig E, Paez-Cortez J, Markiewicz M, Asano Y, Harley R, Silver R, Feghali-Bostwick C, Trojanowska M. Endothelial GATA-6 deficiency promotes pulmonary arterial hypertension. Am J Pathol. 2013 Jun; 182(6):2391-406. PMID: 23583651.
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  6. Lenna S, Chrobak I, Farina GA, Rodriguez-Pascual F, Lamas S, Lafyatis R, Scorza R, Trojanowska M. HLA-B35 and dsRNA induce endothelin-1 via activation of ATF4 in human microvascular endothelial cells. PLoS One. 2013; 8(2):e56123. PMID: 23441162.
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  7. Morris E, Chrobak I, Bujor A, Hant F, Mummery C, Ten Dijke P, Trojanowska M. Endoglin promotes TGF-ß/Smad1 signaling in scleroderma fibroblasts. J Cell Physiol. 2011 Dec; 226(12):3340-8. PMID: 21344387.
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  8. Königshoff M, Balsara N, Pfaff EM, Kramer M, Chrobak I, Seeger W, Eickelberg O. Functional Wnt signaling is increased in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. PLoS One. 2008; 3(5):e2142. PMID: 18478089.
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  9. Kouri FM, Queisser MA, Königshoff M, Chrobak I, Preissner KT, Seeger W, Eickelberg O. Plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 inhibits smooth muscle cell proliferation in pulmonary arterial hypertension. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2008; 40(9):1872-82. PMID: 18337154.
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  10. Kitowska K, Zakrzewicz D, Königshoff M, Chrobak I, Grimminger F, Seeger W, Bulau P, Eickelberg O. Functional role and species-specific contribution of arginases in pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2008 Jan; 294(1):L34-45. PMID: 17934065.
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