Joshua Milner

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Joshua David Milner, MD, is chief of the Genetics and Pathogenesis of Allergy Section in the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases within the United States National Institutes of Health. His research interests include T-cell receptor signalling and repertoires, and atopy (hyperallergy).

Dr Milner is one of the Associate Investigators assigned to the NIH Post-Infectious ME/CFS Study[1] and serves as an alternate to Joseph Breen, Ph.D., on the Trans-NIH ME/CFS Working Group[2]

Awards[edit | edit source]

  • 2017, Drukier Prize by Weill Cornell Medicine[3]

Notable studies[edit | edit source]

  • 2016, Elevated basal serum tryptase identifies a multisystem disorder associated with increased TPSAB1 copy number[4]

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Online presence[edit | edit source]

  • PubMed
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  • Website
  • YouTube

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. https://www.cdc.gov/cdcgrandrounds/pdf/archives/2016/feb2016.pdf page 54
  2. https://www.nih.gov/mecfs/trans-nih-mecfs-working-group-members
  3. http://www.news.cornell.edu/stories/2017/03/nih-allergist-awarded-drukier-prize-weill-cornell-medicine
  4. Jonathan J Lyons, Xiaomin Yu, Jason D Hughes, Quang T Le, Ali Jamil, Yun Bai, Nancy Ho, Ming Zhao, Yihui Liu, Michael P O'Connell, Neil N Trivedi, Celeste Nelson, Thomas DiMaggio, Nina Jones, Helen Matthews, Katie L Lewis, Andrew J Oler, Ryan J Carlson, Peter D Arkwright, Celine Hong, Sherene Agama, Todd M Wilson, Sofie Tucker, Yu Zhang, Joshua J McElwee, M Pao, SC Glover, ME Rothenberg, RJ Hohman, KD Stone, GH Caughey, T Heller, DD Metcalfe, LG Biesecker, LB Schwartz, Joshua D Milner. (2016). Elevated basal serum tryptase identifies a multisystem disorder associated with increased TPSAB1 copy number. Nature Genetics. 48(12):1564-1569. doi: 10.1038/ng.3696.

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T cell A type of white blood cell which is mostly produced or matured in the thymus gland (hence T-cell) and is involved in the adaptive immune response on a cellular level. Also known as a T lymphocyte. (Learn more: www.youtube.com)

serum The clear yellowish fluid that remains from blood plasma after clotting factors have been removed by clot formation. (Blood plasma is simply blood that has had its blood cells removed.)

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