Bruce Cronstein

Bruce N. Cronstein, MD
Paul R. Esserman Professor of Medicine
Departments of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, and Pathology
Medical Science Building, Room 251
550 First Avenue, New York, NY10016
Office: 212-263-6404
Lab: 212-263-6275
Email: Bruce.Cronstein@nyumc.org

KEY INTERESTS:
Adenosine receptors, fibrosis, osteoclast, inflammation

BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS:
Graduate Education: MD, U. of Cincinnati, 1976
Postdoctoral Training: Internship, U. of Cincinnati, Residency, NYU and Lenox Hill Hospital, Fellowship, NYU SoM
Academic Appointments: 
Assistant Professor of Medicine,  1985-92, NYU SoM
Associate Professor of Medicine, 1992-96, NYU SoM
Professor of Medicine, 1997 -  , NYU SoM

Major Responsibilities: Associate Director of Medicine for Research; Director, Division of Translational Medicine (Medicine); Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

  1. Adenosine receptor pharmacology
  2. Role of adenosine and its receptors in regulation of hepatic steatosis and fibrosis
  3. Role of adenosine and its receptors in regulation of bone metabolism
  4. Role of adenosine and its receptors in regulation of skin fibrosis
  5. Role of adenosine and its receptors in regulation of inflammation

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

LAB MEMBERS
Edwin Chan, M.D. - Assistant Professor
Hailing Liu, M.D. - Research Assistant Professor
Tuere Wilder - Lab Manager
Wenjie He, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Fellow
Aranzazu Mediero Munoz, Ph.D. - Postdoctoral Fellow
Miguel Perez Aso - Postdoctoral Fellow
Jessica Feig - MD-PhD Candidate/Lab Intern