Anthony Valance Washington

Adjunct Associate Professor
Ph.D., 1998; Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

Academic Department(s)
Anatomy and Cell Biology

Research Area
Molecular Biology

Research Interest
Platelet function

Selected Publications
Soluble Trem-Like Transcript-1 regulates leukocyte activation and controls microbial sepsis.  Derive M, Bouzza Y, Sennoun N, Marchionni S, Quigley L, Washington V, Massin F, Max JP, Ford J, Alauzet C, Levy B, McVicar DW, Gibot S.  J Immunol. 2012 Jun 1;188(11):5585-92.
Soluble TLT-1 modulates platelet-endothelial cell interactions and actin polymerization. Morales J, Villa K, Gattis J, Castro W, Colon K, Lubkowski J, Sanabria P, Hunter R, Washington AV. Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2010 Apr;21(3):229-36. PMID: 20093931

TREM-like transcript-1 protects against inflammation-associated hemorrhage by facilitating platelet aggregation in mice and humans. Washington AV, Gibot S, Acevedo I, Gattis J, Quigley L, Feltz R, De La Mota A, Schubert RL, Gomez-Rodriguez J, Cheng J, Dutra A, Pak E, Chertov O, Rivera L, Morales J, Lubkowski J, Hunter R, Schwartzberg PL, McVicar DW. J Clin Invest. 2009 Jun;119(6):1489-501. PMID: 19436112

Phenotypic heterogeneity in the Gray platelet syndrome extends to the expression of TREM family member, TLT-1. Nurden AT, Nurden P, Bermejo E, Combrié R, McVicar DW, Washington AV. Thromb Haemost. 2008 Jul;100(1):45-51. PMID: 18612537

Combined resveratrol, quercetin, and catechin treatment reduces breast tumor growth in a nude mouse model. Schlachterman A, Valle F, Wall KM, Azios NG, Castillo L, Morell L, Washington AV, Cubano LA, Dharmawardhane SF. Transl Oncol. 2008 Mar;1(1):19-27. PMID: 18607509

Contact Information
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