Renuka Nayak, MD, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PABA2004Computer Science
    Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PABA2004Biology
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PAMD, PhD2012Genomics
    UCSF, San Francisco, CA2014Internal Medicine
    UCSF, San Francisco, CA2017Rheumatology

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    The impact of the gut microbiome on rheumatoid arthritis treatment
    NIH/NIAMS K08AR073930Aug 1, 2018 - Jul 31, 2023
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Dynamic gene networks in human cells exposed to ionizing radiation.
    NIH/NIEHS F30ES017584May 1, 2010 - Apr 30, 2012
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Mok A, Solomon O, Nayak RR, Coit P, Quach HL, Nititham J, Sawalha AH, Barcellos LF, Criswell LA, Chung SA. Genome-wide profiling identifies associations between lupus nephritis and differential methylation of genes regulating tissue hypoxia and type 1 interferon responses. Lupus Sci Med. 2016; 3(1):e000183. PMID: 28074145.
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    2. Nayak RR, Turnbaugh PJ. Mirror, mirror on the wall: which microbiomes will help heal them all? BMC Med. 2016 May 04; 14:72. PMID: 27146150; PMCID: PMC4857263.
    3. Nayak RR, Bernal WE, Lee JW, Kearns MJ, Cheung VG. Stress-induced changes in gene interactions in human cells. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Feb; 42(3):1757-71. PMID: 24170811; PMCID: PMC3919594.
    4. Cheung VG, Nayak RR, Wang IX, Elwyn S, Cousins SM, Morley M, Spielman RS. Polymorphic cis- and trans-regulation of human gene expression. PLoS Biol. 2010 Sep 14; 8(9). PMID: 20856902; PMCID: PMC2939022.
    5. Dombroski BA, Nayak RR, Ewens KG, Ankener W, Cheung VG, Spielman RS. Gene expression and genetic variation in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress in human cells. Am J Hum Genet. 2010 May 14; 86(5):719-29. PMID: 20398888; PMCID: PMC2869002.
    6. Nayak RR, Kearns M, Spielman RS, Cheung VG. Coexpression network based on natural variation in human gene expression reveals gene interactions and functions. Genome Res. 2009 Nov; 19(11):1953-62. PMID: 19797678; PMCID: PMC2775589.