Maria Wei, MD, PhD

Title(s)Professor, Dermatology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    University of California, San FranciscoPost-Doc Fellow/Scholar1996 Medicine (Dermatology)
    University of California, San FranciscoResidency
    Duke UniversityM.D.1992School of Medicine

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    Mechanisms of Hypopigmentation in Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome
    NIH/NEI K08EY016248Jul 1, 2004 - Jun 30, 2009
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Yu WY, Wei ML. Suction Blisters. JAMA Dermatol. 2018 Dec 12. PMID: 30540360.
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    2. Jeter JM, Bowles TL, Curiel-Lewandrowski C, Swetter SM, Filipp FV, Abdel-Malek ZA, Geskin LJ, Brewer JD, Arbiser JL, Gershenwald JE, Chu EY, Kirkwood JM, Box NF, Funchain P, Fisher DE, Kendra KL, Marghoob AA, Chen SC, Ming ME, Albertini MR, Vetto JT, Margolin KA, Pagoto SL, Hay JL, Grossman D, Ellis DL, Kashani-Sabet M, Mangold AR, Markovic SN, Nelson KC, Powers JG, Robinson JK, Sahni D, Sekulic A, Sondak VK, Wei ML, Zager JS, Dellavalle RP, Thompson JA, Weinstock MA, Leachman SA, Cassidy PB. Chemoprevention agents for melanoma: A path forward into phase 3 clinical trials. Cancer. 2019 Jan 01; 125(1):18-44. PMID: 30281145.
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    3. Nosrati A, Yu WY, McGuire J, Griffin A, de Souza JR, Singh R, Linos E, Chren MM, Grimes B, Jewell NP, Wei ML. Outcomes and Risk Factors in Patients with Multiple Primary Melanomas. J Invest Dermatol. 2019 Jan; 139(1):195-201. PMID: 30031745.
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    4. Nosrati A, Berliner JG, Goel S, McGuire J, Morhenn V, de Souza JR, Yeniay Y, Singh R, Lee K, Nakamura M, Wu RR, Griffin A, Grimes B, Linos E, Chren MM, Grekin R, Wei ML. Outcomes of Melanoma In Situ Treated With Mohs Micrographic Surgery Compared With Wide Local Excision. JAMA Dermatol. 2017 05 01; 153(5):436-441. PMID: 28241261.
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    5. Singh RK, Lee KM, Vujkovic-Cvijin I, Ucmak D, Farahnik B, Abrouk M, Nakamura M, Zhu TH, Bhutani T, Wei M, Liao W. The role of IL-17 in vitiligo: A review. Autoimmun Rev. 2016 Apr; 15(4):397-404. PMID: 26804758; PMCID: PMC4769658 [Available on 04/01/17].
    6. Choudhry A, Hong J, Chong K, Jiang B, Hartman R, Chu E, Nelson K, Wei ML, Nguyen T. Patients' preferences for biopsy result notification in an era of electronic messaging methods. JAMA Dermatol. 2015 May; 151(5):513-21. PMID: 25831475.
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    7. Yue L, Huang ZM, Fong S, Leong S, Jakowatz JG, Charruyer-Reinwald A, Wei M, Ghadially R. Targeting ALDH1 to decrease tumorigenicity, growth and metastasis of human melanoma. Melanoma Res. 2015 Apr; 25(2):138-48. PMID: 25643237.
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    8. Nosrati A, Wei ML. Sex disparities in melanoma outcomes: the role of biology. Arch Biochem Biophys. 2014 Dec 01; 563:42-50. PMID: 25057772.
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    9. Man MQ, Lin TK, Santiago JL, Celli A, Zhong L, Huang ZM, Roelandt T, Hupe M, Sundberg JP, Silva KA, Crumrine D, Martin-Ezquerra G, Trullas C, Sun R, Wakefield JS, Wei ML, Feingold KR, Mauro TM, Elias PM. Basis for enhanced barrier function of pigmented skin. J Invest Dermatol. 2014 Sep; 134(9):2399-2407. PMID: 24732399; PMCID: PMC4134407.
    10. Huang ZM, Chinen M, Chang PJ, Xie T, Zhong L, Demetriou S, Patel MP, Scherzer R, Sviderskaya EV, Bennett DC, Millhauser GL, Oh DH, Cleaver JE, Wei ML. Targeting protein-trafficking pathways alters melanoma treatment sensitivity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Jan 10; 109(2):553-8. PMID: 22203954; PMCID: PMC3258646.
    11. Agarwal P, Verzi MP, Nguyen T, Hu J, Ehlers ML, McCulley DJ, Xu SM, Dodou E, Anderson JP, Wei ML, Black BL. The MADS box transcription factor MEF2C regulates melanocyte development and is a direct transcriptional target and partner of SOX10. Development. 2011 Jun; 138(12):2555-65. PMID: 21610032; PMCID: PMC3100711.
    12. Xie T, Nguyen T, Hupe M, Wei ML. Multidrug resistance decreases with mutations of melanosomal regulatory genes. Cancer Res. 2009 Feb 01; 69(3):992-9. PMID: 19155314.
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    13. Nguyen T, Wei ML. Hermansky-Pudlak HPS1/pale ear gene regulates epidermal and dermal melanocyte development. J Invest Dermatol. 2007 Feb; 127(2):421-8. PMID: 17068483.
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    14. Wei ML. Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome: a disease of protein trafficking and organelle function. Pigment Cell Res. 2006 Feb; 19(1):19-42. PMID: 16420244.
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    15. Nguyen T, Wei ML. Characterization of melanosomes in murine Hermansky-Pudlak syndrome: mechanisms of hypopigmentation. J Invest Dermatol. 2004 Feb; 122(2):452-60. PMID: 15009730.
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    16. Nguyen T, Novak EK, Kermani M, Fluhr J, Peters LL, Swank RT, Wei ML. Melanosome morphologies in murine models of hermansky-pudlak syndrome reflect blocks in organelle development. J Invest Dermatol. 2002 Nov; 119(5):1156-64. PMID: 12445206.
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    17. Storkus WJ, Wei M, Cresswell P, Dawson JR. Class I-like CD1A-C do not protect target cells from NK-mediated cytolysis. Cell Immunol. 1996 Jan 10; 167(1):154-6. PMID: 8548840.
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    18. Anderson KS, Alexander J, Wei M, Cresswell P. Intracellular transport of class I MHC molecules in antigen processing mutant cell lines. J Immunol. 1993 Oct 01; 151(7):3407-19. PMID: 8376783.
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    19. Wei ML, Cresswell P. HLA-A2 molecules in an antigen-processing mutant cell contain signal sequence-derived peptides. Nature. 1992 Apr 02; 356(6368):443-6. PMID: 1557127.
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    20. Click EM, Anderson KS, Androlewicz MJ, Wei ML, Cresswell P. Transport and expression of class I MHC glycoproteins in an antigen-processing mutant cell line. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 1992; 57:571-7. PMID: 1339695.
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