Jason Rock, PhD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Pulmonary, Allergy, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine

PhD, University of Florida College of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine
Center for Regenerative Medicine

2012 Disease Models and Mechanisms: Most Cited Paper
2008-2012 Developmental Biology: Most Cited Paper
2003-2008 University of Florida: Graduate Alumni Fellowship
2002 Florida State University: Magna Cum Laude
2002 Florida State University: Completed Honors Program

Mechanisms of adult lung alveologenesis
08/01/2017 - 04/30/2020 (PI)
NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Nutrient signaling and stem cell maintenance in aging epithelia
06/01/2017 - 12/31/2019 (PI)
Buck Institute for Research on Aging NIH NIA

Epithelial stem/progenitor cells as repair agents in diffuse alveolar damage
09/21/2016 - 05/31/2018 (PI of Sub-Project / SP)
PI: Darrell Nelson Kotton, MD
The Regents of the University of California, San Francisco NIH NHLBI

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  1. Sung TS, Hwang SJ, Koh SD, Bayguinov Y, Peri LE, Blair PJ, Webb TI, Pardo DM, Rock JR, Sanders KM, Ward SM. The cells and conductance mediating cholinergic neurotransmission in the murine proximal stomach. J Physiol. 2018 Feb 12. PMID: 29430647.
  2. Haller S, Kapuria S, Riley RR, O''Leary MN, Schreiber KH, Andersen JK, Melov S, Que J, Rando TA, Rock J, Kennedy BK, Rodgers JT, Jasper H. mTORC1 Activation during Repeated Regeneration Impairs Somatic Stem Cell Maintenance. Cell Stem Cell. 2017 Dec 07; 21(6):806-818.e5. PMID: 29220665.
  3. Benedetto R, Ousingsawat J, Wanitchakool P, Zhang Y, Holtzman MJ, Amaral M, Rock JR, Schreiber R, Kunzelmann K. Epithelial Chloride Transport by CFTR Requires TMEM16A. Sci Rep. 2017 Sep 29; 7(1):12397. PMID: 28963502; DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-10910-0;.
  4. Lechner AJ, Driver IH, Lee J, Conroy CM, Nagle A, Locksley RM, Rock JR. Recruited Monocytes and Type 2 Immunity Promote Lung Regeneration following Pneumonectomy. Cell Stem Cell. 2017 Jul 06; 21(1):120-134.e7. PMID: 28506464; DOI: 10.1016/j.stem.2017.03.024;.
  5. Hawkins F, Kramer P, Jacob A, Driver I, Thomas DC, McCauley KB, Skvir N, Crane AM, Kurmann AA, Hollenberg AN, Nguyen S, Wong BG, Khalil AS, Huang SX, Guttentag S, Rock JR, Shannon JM, Davis BR, Kotton DN. Prospective isolation of NKX2-1-expressing human lung progenitors derived from pluripotent stem cells. J Clin Invest. 2017 Jun 01; 127(6):2277-2294.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28463226.
  6. Cobine CA, Hannah EE, Zhu MH, Lyle HE, Rock JR, Sanders KM, Ward SM, Keef KD. ANO1 in intramuscular interstitial cells of Cajal plays a key role in the generation of slow waves and tone in the internal anal sphincter. J Physiol. 2017 Mar 15; 595(6):2021-2041. PMID: 28054347; DOI: 10.1113/JP273618;.
  7. Kanegai CM, Xi Y, Donne ML, Gotts JE, Driver IH, Amidzic G, Lechner AJ, Jones KD, Vaughan AE, Chapman HA, Rock JR. Persistent Pathology in Influenza-Infected Mouse Lungs. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2016 10; 55(4):613-615. PMID: 27689795; DOI: 10.1165/rcmb.2015-0387LE;.
  8. Naikawadi RP, Disayabutr S, Mallavia B, Donne ML, Green G, La JL, Rock JR, Looney MR, Wolters PJ. Telomere dysfunction in alveolar epithelial cells causes lung remodeling and fibrosis. JCI Insight. 2016 Sep 08; 1(14):e86704. PMID: 27699234; DOI: 10.1172/jci.insight.86704;.
  9. Armfield BA, Seifert AW, Zheng Z, Merton EM, Rock JR, Lopez MC, Baker HV, Cohn MJ. Molecular Characterization of the Genital Organizer: Gene Expression Profile of the Mouse Urethral Plate Epithelium. J Urol. 2016 Oct; 196(4):1295-302. PMID: 27173853; DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.04.091;.
  10. Wang HC, Lin CC, Cheung R, Zhang-Hooks Y, Agarwal A, Ellis-Davies G, Rock J, Bergles DE. Spontaneous Activity of Cochlear Hair Cells Triggered by Fluid Secretion Mechanism in Adjacent Support Cells. Cell. 2015 Dec 03; 163(6):1348-59. PMID: 26627734; PMCID: PMC4671825; DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.10.070;.
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