Naseema Merchant MD, FCCP, FACP, FHM

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine; Site Director, Internal Medicine Clerkship, VA CT Health Care System, Hospital Medicine, VA CT Health Care System

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine; Internal Medicine Clerkship


  • M.B.B.S., A Khan University, 1991

Selected Publications

  • Risk factors associated with Myocardial Infarction: Cross-sectional study. Published in the Pakistan Journal of Medicine 1990
  • Hyaluronan induces production of angiogenic factors IL-8 and VEGF in THP-1 cells: a novel mechanism for promoting angiogenesis in chronic lung inflammation. Abstract presented at the Connecticut Thoracic Society Meeting. March 1998
  • Merchant, C. Liang, B. Oliver, and P. W. Noble: TGF beta-1 primes macrophages to express VEGF in response to extra cellular matrix. Am J of Resp. Crit Care Med. Vol., 1999. (Abstract)


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