Angela Benton, MD

TitleResident Physician
SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
DepartmentDean's Office
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    St. George's UniversityDoctor of Medicine2015
    The George Washington UniversityMaster of Genomics and Bioinformatics2011
    University of California, DavisBachelor of Science - Genetics, Bachelor of Arts - Psychology2006

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    1. 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.
    2. Iqbal S, Mosenkis EV, Jain P, Wiles A, Lerner J, Benton AS, Chamberlain JM, Freishtat RJ, Teach SJ. Vitamin d in pediatric inpatients with respiratory illnesses. Hosp Pediatr. 2013 Oct; 3(4):371-6. PMID: 24435196.
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    3. 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.
    4. Sharron M, Hoptay CE, Wiles AA, Garvin LM, Geha M, Benton AS, Nagaraju K, Freishtat RJ. Platelets induce apoptosis during sepsis in a contact-dependent manner that is inhibited by GPIIb/IIIa blockade. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e41549. PMID: 22844498; PMCID: PMC3406039.
    5. Pillai DK, Iqbal SF, Benton AS, Lerner J, Wiles A, Foerster M, Ozedirne T, Holbrook HP, Payne PW, Gordish-Dressman H, Teach SJ, Freishtat RJ. Associations between genetic variants in vitamin D metabolism and asthma characteristics in young African Americans: a pilot study. J Investig Med. 2011 Aug; 59(6):938-46. PMID: 21613960; PMCID: PMC3199964.
    6. Cohen JS, Benton AS, Nwachukwu F, Ozedirne T, Teach SJ, Freishtat RJ. P-glycoprotein transporter expression on a549 respiratory epithelial cells is positively correlated with intracellular dexamethasone levels. J Investig Med. 2010 Dec; 58(8):991-4. PMID: 20940624.
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    7. Benton AS, Kumar N, Lerner J, Wiles AA, Foerster M, Teach SJ, Freishtat RJ. Airway platelet activation is associated with airway eosinophilic inflammation in asthma. J Investig Med. 2010 Dec; 58(8):987-90. PMID: 20930644; PMCID: PMC3324858.
    8. Benton AS, Wang Z, Lerner J, Foerster M, Teach SJ, Freishtat RJ. Overcoming heterogeneity in pediatric asthma: tobacco smoke and asthma characteristics within phenotypic clusters in an African American cohort. J Asthma. 2010 Sep; 47(7):728-34. PMID: 20684733; PMCID: PMC3325290.
    9. Freishtat RJ, Watson AM, Benton AS, Iqbal SF, Pillai DK, Rose MC, Hoffman EP. Asthmatic airway epithelium is intrinsically inflammatory and mitotically dyssynchronous. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2011 Jun; 44(6):863-9. PMID: 20705942; PMCID: PMC3135846.
    10. Watson AM, Benton AS, Rose MC, Freishtat RJ. Cigarette smoke alters tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase 1 and matrix metalloproteinase 9 levels in the basolateral secretions of human asthmatic bronchial epithelium in vitro. J Investig Med. 2010 Jun; 58(5):725-9. PMID: 20305574; PMCID: PMC3325291.
    11. Freishtat RJ, Iqbal SF, Pillai DK, Klein CJ, Ryan LM, Benton AS, Teach SJ. High prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among inner-city African American youth with asthma in Washington, DC. J Pediatr. 2010 Jun; 156(6):948-52. PMID: 20236657; PMCID: PMC3328513.
    12. Freishtat RJ, Benton AS, Watson AM, Wang Z, Rose MC, Hoffman EP. Delineation of a gene network underlying the pulmonary response to oxidative stress in asthma. J Investig Med. 2009 Oct; 57(7):756-64. PMID: 19730131; PMCID: PMC3328512.
    13. Freishtat RJ, Natale J, Benton AS, Cohen J, Sharron M, Wiles AA, Ngor WM, Mojgani B, Bradbury M, Degnan A, Sachdeva R, Debiase LM, Ghimbovschi S, Chow M, Bunag C, Kristosturyan E, Hoffman EP. Sepsis alters the megakaryocyte-platelet transcriptional axis resulting in granzyme B-mediated lymphotoxicity. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2009 Mar 15; 179(6):467-73. PMID: 19136373; PMCID: PMC2654976.
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