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Shruti Naik

Shruti Naik, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Assistant Professor, Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology

Keywords
Immunology, Stem Cell Biology, Host-Microbe Interactions, Regeneration, Cancer, Development, Epithelial Biology
Summary

My laboratory studies the dynamic interactions between immune cells, epithelial cells, and microbes in barrier tissues that interface with the environment such as the skin, lungs, and gut. We navigate these complex biological systems with an interdisciplinary approach that draws from the fields immunology, microbiology, stem cell and developmental biology, and cancer biology. As such, the lab focuses on 3 major areas of research: 1) Inflammation, tissue regeneration and cancer,  2) host-microbe interactions, and 3) early in life immunity. 

Furthermore, we are able to leverage the abundant clinical resources of NYU Langone to translate our bench side findings to understand human immunity and its role in health and disease. This unique position allows us to delve deep into the biology of disease to fundamentally advance our knowledge of how the immune system works and identify the factors that cause immune reactions to go awry.  We then use this information to devise novel therapeutic strategies in a range of inflammatory epithelial conditions such as psoriasis, chronic wounds, and cancer.  

Phone

646-501-9012

Academic office

435 East 30th St , Science Building

4th Floor, Room 414

New York , NY 10016

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PhD from University of Pennsylvania

The Rockefeller University , Laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development

Divangahi, Maziar; Aaby, Peter; Khader, Shabaana Abdul; Barreiro, Luis B; Bekkering, Siroon; Chavakis, Triantafyllos; van Crevel, Reinout; Curtis, Nigel; DiNardo, Andrew R; Dominguez-Andres, Jorge; Duivenvoorden, Raphael; Fanucchi, Stephanie; Fayad, Zahi; Fuchs, Elaine; Hamon, Melanie; Jeffrey, Kate L; Khan, Nargis; Joosten, Leo A B; Kaufmann, Eva; Latz, Eicke; Matarese, Giuseppe; van der Meer, Jos W M; Mhlanga, Musa; Moorlag, Simone J C F M; Mulder, Willem J M; Naik, Shruti; Novakovic, Boris; O'Neill, Luke; Ochando, Jordi; Ozato, Keiko; Riksen, Niels P; Sauerwein, Robert; Sherwood, Edward R; Schlitzer, Andreas; Schultze, Joachim L; Sieweke, Michael H; Benn, Christine Stabell; Stunnenberg, Henk; Sun, Joseph; van de Veerdonk, Frank L; Weis, Sebastian; Williams, David L; Xavier, Ramnik; Netea, Mihai G

Nature immunology. 2021 May 20;

Mansfield, Kody Paul; Naik, Shruti

Cell. 2021 Apr 15; 184(8):1968-1970

Rosenblum, Daniel; Naik, Shruti

Cell stem cell. 2021 Apr 01; 28(4):592-594

Larsen, Samantha B; Naik, Shruti

Immunity. 2021 Mar 09; 54(3):404-406

Konieczny, Piotr; Naik, Shruti

Journal of investigative dermatology. 2021 Jan; 141(1):15-18

Divangahi, Maziar; Aaby, Peter; Khader, Shabaana Abdul; Barreiro, Luis B; Bekkering, Siroon; Chavakis, Triantafyllos; van Crevel, Reinout; Curtis, Nigel; DiNardo, Andrew R; Dominguez-Andres, Jorge; Duivenwoorden, Raphael; Fanucchi, Stephanie; Fayad, Zahi; Fuchs, Elaine; Hamon, Melanie; Jeffrey, Kate L; Khan, Nargis; Joosten, Leo A B; Kaufmann, Eva; Latz, Eicke; Matarese, Giuseppe; van der Meer, Jos W M; Mhlanga, Musa; Moorlag, Simone J C F M; Mulder, Willem J M; Naik, Shruti; Novakovic, Boris; O'Neill, Luke; Ochando, Jordi; Ozato, Keiko; Riksen, Niels P; Sauerwein, Robert; Sherwood, Edward R; Schlitzer, Andreas; Schultze, Joachim L; Sieweke, Michael H; Benn, Christine Stabell; Stunnenberg, Henk; Sun, Joseph; van de Veerdonk, Frank L; Weis, Sebastian; Williams, David L; Xavier, Ramnik; Netea, Mihai G

Nature immunology. 2021 Jan; 22(1):2-6

Xing, Yue; Naik, Shruti

Current opinion in cell biology. 2020 Sep 08; 67:64-70

Pokrovskii, Maria; Herman, Josip S; Naik, Shruti; Sock, Elisabeth; Zeis, Patrice; Lausch, Ute; Wegner, Michael; Tanriver, Yakup; Littman, Dan R; Grün, Dominic

EMBO journal. 2020 Jul 01; 39(13):e104159