Lauren Cohn, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Research Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Cohn Lab | Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine | Rheumatic Diseases Research Core

Human and Translational Immunology Program

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Interests

Airway Management; Asthma; Epithelium; Lung; Lung Diseases; Metaplasia

Research Summary

Dr. Cohn's research focuses on airway inflammation. Ongoing projects in the laboratory include (1) defining inflammatory pathways that inhibit allergic airway inflammation and asthma, (2) investigations of the airway epithelium in its contribution to lung inflammation, (3) immunologic pathways that provide protection in inflammatory diseases and mycobacterial infection.

Specialized Terms: Chronic inflammation in asthma; Mechanisms of mucus metaplasia; Airway epithelial functions in airway diseases and host defense

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Asthma, Men's Health, Women's Health Observational Study of Characteristics, Treatment and Outcomes With Severe Asthma in the United States (CHRONICLE)
Diseases of the Blood A Multi-center, Open-label Extension, Safety Study of Mepolizumab in Subjects With Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (HES) From Study 200622
Asthma Study of Efficacy and Safety of QAW039 in Patients With Severe Asthma Inadequately Controlled With Standard of Care Asthma Treatment.
Asthma, Men's Health, Women's Health Study to Evaluate Tezepelumab in Adults & Adolescents With Severe Uncontrolled Asthma (NAVIGATOR)
Asthma, Diseases of the Lung A Study of the Safety and Effectiveness of Benralizumab to Treat Patients With Severe Uncontrolled Asthma. (ANDHI)
Asthma, Diseases of the Blood Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of FG-3019 in Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Children's Health, Diseases of the Blood, Diseases of the Respiratory System, Immune System Compassionate Use of Mepolizumab in Subjects With Hypereosinophilic Syndrome (HES)

Selected Publications

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