Keck School Faculty

Wei Shi

Wei Shi

Professor of Surgery
CHL 4650 Sunset Blvd Off Campus Los Angeles

Histopathologic features of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins with atypical clinical presentation Cardiovasc Pathol. 2021 Jan - Feb; 50:107289. . View in PubMed

Rho/ROCK-MYOCD in regulating airway smooth muscle growth and remodeling Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2021 07 01; 321(1):L1-L5. . View in PubMed

Abrogation of mesenchyme-specific TGF-ß signaling results in lung malformation with prenatal pulmonary cysts in mice Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2021 06 01; 320(6):L1158-L1168. . View in PubMed

Cartilage rings contribute to the proper embryonic tracheal epithelial differentiation, metabolism, and expression of inflammatory genes Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2017 Feb 01; 312(2):L196-L207. . View in PubMed

Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Fibrosis versus Repair Front Pediatr. 2016; 4:28. . View in PubMed

BMP signaling is essential in neonatal surfactant production during respiratory adaptation Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2016 07 01; 311(1):L29-38. . View in PubMed

Genome-wide association study of colorectal cancer identifies six new susceptibility loci Nat Commun. 2015 Jul 07; 6:7138. . View in PubMed

TACE in perinatal mouse lung epithelial cells promotes lung saccular formation Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2013 Dec; 305(12):L953-63. . View in PubMed

Spatial-temporal targeting of lung-specific mesenchyme by a Tbx4 enhancer BMC Biol. 2013 Nov 13; 11:111. . View in PubMed

2013 Jan 15; 304(2):L83-5. . View in PubMed

Antigen-specific transforming growth factor ß-induced Treg cells, but not natural Treg cells, ameliorate autoimmune arthritis in mice by shifting the Th17/Treg cell balance from Th17 predominance to Treg cell predominance Arthritis Rheum. 2012 Aug; 64(8):2548-58. . View in PubMed

Smad1 and its target gene Wif1 coordinate BMP and Wnt signaling activities to regulate fetal lung development Development. 2011 Mar; 138(5):925-35. . View in PubMed

All-trans retinoic acid promotes TGF-ß-induced Tregs via histone modification but not DNA demethylation on Foxp3 gene locus PLoS One. 2011; 6(9):e24590. . View in PubMed

Meningitic Escherichia coli K1 penetration and neutrophil transmigration across the blood-brain barrier are modulated by alpha7 nicotinic receptor PLoS One. 2011; 6(9):e25016. . View in PubMed

Retail clinic versus office setting: do patients choose appropriate providers? Am J Manag Care. 2010 Oct; 16(10):753-9.. View in PubMed

Isolation of purified and live Foxp3+ regulatory T cells using FACS sorting on scatter plot J Mol Cell Biol. 2010 Jun; 2(3):164-9. . View in PubMed

Role of SMAD and non-SMAD signals in the development of Th17 and regulatory T cells J Immunol. 2010 Apr 15; 184(8):4295-306. . View in PubMed

Synergistic effect of TGF-beta superfamily members on the induction of Foxp3+ Treg Eur J Immunol. 2010 Jan; 40(1):142-52. . View in PubMed

miR-17 family of microRNAs controls FGF10-mediated embryonic lung epithelial branching morphogenesis through MAPK14 and STAT3 regulation of E-Cadherin distribution Dev Biol. 2009 Sep 15; 333(2):238-50. . View in PubMed

Development, repair and fibrosis: what is common and why it matters Respirology. 2009 Jul; 14(5):656-65. . View in PubMed

Stem/progenitor cells in lung development, injury repair, and regeneration Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2008 Aug 15; 5(6):703-6. . View in PubMed

Sprouty2 downregulation plays a pivotal role in mediating crosstalk between TGF-beta1 signaling and EGF as well as FGF receptor tyrosine kinase-ERK pathways in mesenchymal cells J Cell Physiol. 2007 Sep; 212(3):796-806. . View in PubMed

Mouse models of prostate adenocarcinoma with the capacity to monitor spontaneous carcinogenesis by bioluminescence or fluorescence Cancer Res. 2007 Aug 01; 67(15):7525-33. . View in PubMed

Autoimmunity to GABAA-receptor-associated protein in stiff-person syndrome Brain. 2006 Dec; 129(Pt 12):3270-6. . View in PubMed

Lung development and susceptibility to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2006 Nov; 3(8):668-72. . View in PubMed

VEGF-A signaling through Flk-1 is a critical facilitator of early embryonic lung epithelial to endothelial crosstalk and branching morphogenesis Dev Biol. 2006 Feb 01; 290(1):177-88. . View in PubMed

Lo, and the niche is knit: lysyl oxidase activity and maintenance of lung, aorta, and skin integrity Am J Pathol. 2005 Oct; 167(4):921-2. . View in PubMed

A novel function for the protein tyrosine phosphatase Shp2 during lung branching morphogenesis Dev Biol. 2005 Jun 15; 282(2):422-31. . View in PubMed

Molecular mechanisms of early lung specification and branching morphogenesis Pediatr Res. 2005 May; 57(5 Pt 2):26R-37R. . View in PubMed

Abnormal mouse lung alveolarization caused by Smad3 deficiency is a developmental antecedent of centrilobular emphysema Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2005 Apr; 288(4):L683-91. . View in PubMed

Genomic structure and promoter characterization of the human Sprouty4 gene, a novel regulator of lung morphogenesis Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2004 Jul; 287(1):L52-9. . View in PubMed

Protein phosphatase 1alpha is required for murine lung growth and morphogenesis Dev Dyn. 2004 Apr; 229(4):791-801. . View in PubMed

Overexpression of Smurf1 negatively regulates mouse embryonic lung branching morphogenesis by specifically reducing Smad1 and Smad5 proteins Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2004 Feb; 286(2):L293-300. . View in PubMed

Functional analysis of the human Sprouty2 gene promoter Gene. 2003 Dec 11; 322:175-85. . View in PubMed

TACE is required for fetal murine cardiac development and modeling Dev Biol. 2003 Sep 15; 261(2):371-80. . View in PubMed

Growth factor signaling in lung morphogenetic centers: automaticity, stereotypy and symmetry Respir Res. 2003; 4:5. . View in PubMed

Smad3 deficiency attenuates bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis in mice Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2002 Mar; 282(3):L585-93. . View in PubMed

Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 May; 41(9):E512-8. . View in PubMed

Identification of Serum miR-146a and miR-155 as Novel Noninvasive Complementary Biomarkers for Ankylosing Spondylitis Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 May; 41(9):735-42. . View in PubMed

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