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Joseph Margolick, MD

Professor

Departmental Affiliation(s):

Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Environmental Health Sciences (Joint)
Epidemiology (Joint)

Contact Information

615 N. Wolfe Street, Suite E5153
Baltimore , Maryland   21205
US        

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Education

MD , University of Southern California , 1978
PhD , University of Southern California

Overview

My training is in medicine, experimental pathology, and immunology. My research activities center on the cellular immunology and pathogenesis of infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), and I also direct the flow cytometry core laboratory for the School of Hygiene and Public Health. Some specific research interests are:

 

Regulation of T Cell turnover and homeostasis in HIV infection. Effects of illicit drugs on immune function. Early events in HIV infection

  • Human immunodeficiency virus
  • immune assessment
  • immune deficiency
  • T-cells
  • flow cytometry
  • cell sorting
  • pathogenesis of HIV
  • Margolick, J.B., Muñoz, A., Donnenberg, A., Park, L.P., Galai, N., Giorgi, J.V., O'Gorman, M., Ferbas, J. and the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study. Failure of T cell homeostasis preceding AIDS in HIV-1 infection. Nature Medicine 1:674-680, 1995.

  • Galai, N., Park, L.P., Wesch, J., Visscher, B., Riddler, S., Margolick, J.B. Effect of smoking on the clinical progression of HIV-1 infection. J, Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr. Hum. Retrovirol. 14:451-458, 1997.

  • Gange, S.J., Muñoz, A., Chmiel, J.S., Donnenberg, A.D., Detels, R., Margolick, J.B. Identification of inflections in T-cell counts among HIV-1-infected individuals and relationship with progression to clinical AIDS. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 95:10848-10853, 1998.

  • Shankarappa, R., Margolick, J.B., Gange, S.J., Rodrigo, A.G., Upchurch, D., Farzadegan, H., Gupta, P., Rinaldo, C.R., Learn, G.H., He, X.; Huang, X.L, Mullins, J.I. Consistent viral evolutionary changes associated with the progression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection. J. Virol. 73:10489-10502, 1999.

  • Maas, J., Gange, S.J., Schuitemaker, H., Coutinho, R., van Leeuwen, R., Margolick, J.B. Strong association between failure of T cell homeostasis and the syncytium-inducing phenotype among HIV-1-infected men in the Amsterdam Cohort Study. AIDS 14:1155-1161, 2000.