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Joshua D. Safer

Boston University School of Medicine


Massachusetts 02118



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  • Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA. 2009 - 2012
  • Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, Boston University School of Medicine, USA. 2001 - 2009
  • Thyroid Unit, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA. 1999


  1. Thyroid hormone action on skin. Safer, J.D. Curr. Opin. Endocrinol. Diabetes. Obes (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. A thyroid hormone deiodinase inhibitor can decrease cutaneous cell proliferation in vitro. Safer, J.D., Persons, K., Holick, M.F. Thyroid (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. A topical parathyroid hormone/parathyroid hormone-related peptide receptor antagonist stimulates hair growth in mice. Safer, J.D., Ray, S., Holick, M.F. Endocrinology (2007) [Pubmed]
  4. Topical thyroid hormone accelerates wound healing in mice. Safer, J.D., Crawford, T.M., Holick, M.F. Endocrinology (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. A role for thyroid hormone in wound healing through keratin gene expression. Safer, J.D., Crawford, T.M., Holick, M.F. Endocrinology (2004) [Pubmed]
  6. Thyroid hormone action on skin: diverging effects of topical versus intraperitoneal administration. Safer, J.D., Crawford, T.M., Fraser, L.M., Hoa, M., Ray, S., Chen, T.C., Persons, K., Holick, M.F. Thyroid (2003) [Pubmed]
  7. A pituitary tumor in a patient with thyroid hormone resistance: a diagnostic dilemma. Safer, J.D., Colan, S.D., Fraser, L.M., Wondisford, F.E. Thyroid (2001) [Pubmed]
  8. Topical triiodothyronine stimulates epidermal proliferation, dermal thickening, and hair growth in mice and rats. Safer, J.D., Fraser, L.M., Ray, S., Holick, M.F. Thyroid (2001) [Pubmed]
  9. The thyroid hormone receptor-beta gene mutation R383H is associated with isolated central resistance to thyroid hormone. Safer, J.D., O'Connor, M.G., Colan, S.D., Srinivasan, S., Tollin, S.R., Wondisford, F.E. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (1999) [Pubmed]
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