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Tomas Ganz

Department of Medicine

David Geffen School of Medicine

University of California

Los Angeles



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  • Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, USA. 1999 - 2009
  • Intrinsic LifeSciences LLC, La Jolla, USA. 2008


  1. Iron sequestration and anemia of inflammation. Ganz, T., Nemeth, E. Semin. Hematol. (2009) [Pubmed]
  2. Iron in innate immunity: starve the invaders. Ganz, T. Curr. Opin. Immunol. (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Immunoassay for human serum hepcidin. Ganz, T., Olbina, G., Girelli, D., Nemeth, E., Westerman, M. Blood (2008) [Pubmed]
  4. Iron homeostasis: fitting the puzzle pieces together. Ganz, T. Cell Metab. (2008) [Pubmed]
  5. Molecular control of iron transport. Ganz, T. J. Am. Soc. Nephrol. (2007) [Pubmed]
  6. Molecular pathogenesis of anemia of chronic disease. Ganz, T. Pediatr. Blood. Cancer (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. Iron imports. IV. Hepcidin and regulation of body iron metabolism. Ganz, T., Nemeth, E. Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  8. Regulation of iron acquisition and iron distribution in mammals. Ganz, T., Nemeth, E. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (2006) [Pubmed]
  9. Hepcidin--a peptide hormone at the interface of innate immunity and iron metabolism. Ganz, T. Curr. Top. Microbiol. Immunol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  10. Hepcidin and its role in regulating systemic iron metabolism. Ganz, T. Hematology. Am. Soc. Hematol. Educ. Program (2006) [Pubmed]
  11. Hepcidin--a regulator of intestinal iron absorption and iron recycling by macrophages. Ganz, T. Best. Pract. Res. Clin. Haematol (2005) [Pubmed]
  12. Defensins and other antimicrobial peptides: a historical perspective and an update. Ganz, T. Comb. Chem. High Throughput Screen. (2005) [Pubmed]
  13. Antimicrobial polypeptides. Ganz, T. J. Leukoc. Biol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  14. Hepcidin in iron metabolism. Ganz, T. Curr. Opin. Hematol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  15. Defensins: antimicrobial peptides of vertebrates. Ganz, T. C. R. Biol. (2004) [Pubmed]
  16. Increased inflammation in lysozyme M-deficient mice in response to Micrococcus luteus and its peptidoglycan. Ganz, T., Gabayan, V., Liao, H.I., Liu, L., Oren, A., Graf, T., Cole, A.M. Blood (2003) [Pubmed]
  17. Hepcidin, a key regulator of iron metabolism and mediator of anemia of inflammation. Ganz, T. Blood (2003) [Pubmed]
  18. Defensins: antimicrobial peptides of innate immunity. Ganz, T. Nat. Rev. Immunol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  19. Human beta-defensin-2 production in keratinocytes is regulated by interleukin-1, bacteria, and the state of differentiation. Liu, A.Y., Destoumieux, D., Wong, A.V., Park, C.H., Valore, E.V., Liu, L., Ganz, T. J. Invest. Dermatol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  20. Epithelia: not just physical barriers. Ganz, T. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (2002) [Pubmed]
  21. Immunology. Versatile defensins. Ganz, T. Science (2002) [Pubmed]
  22. The role of hepcidin in iron sequestration during infections and in the pathogenesis of anemia of chronic disease. Ganz, T. Isr. Med. Assoc. J. (2002) [Pubmed]
  23. Defensins in the urinary tract and other tissues. Ganz, T. J. Infect. Dis. (2001) [Pubmed]
  24. Fatal attraction evaded. How pathogenic bacteria resist cationic polypeptides. Ganz, T. J. Exp. Med. (2001) [Pubmed]
  25. Defensins and host defense. Ganz, T. Science (1999) [Pubmed]
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