Peggy S Lai
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Long-term respiratory health effects in textile workersPeggy S Lai
Department of Environmental Health Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Curr Opin Pulm Med 19:152-7. 2013..e. asthma or COPD), and restrictive lung disease...
- Gender differences in the effect of occupational endotoxin exposure on impaired lung function and death: the Shanghai Textile Worker StudyPeggy S Lai
Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Occup Environ Med 71:118-25. 2014..In this longitudinal cohort study we investigated the effect of long-term exposure to endotoxin in cotton dust on health, and determined whether these effects differ by gender...
- Integrating murine gene expression studies to understand obstructive lung disease due to chronic inhaled endotoxinPeggy S Lai
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e62910. 2013..Identification of differentially expressed genes shared across all published murine models of chronic inhaled endotoxin will provide insight into the biology underlying endotoxin-associated lung disease...
- Endotoxin and gender modify lung function recovery after occupational organic dust exposure: a 30-year studyPeggy S Lai
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Occup Environ Med 72:546-52. 2015..The purpose of this study is to determine the trajectory of lung function change after exposure cessation to occupational organic dust exposure, and to identify factors that modify improvement...
- Chronic endotoxin exposure produces airflow obstruction and lung dendritic cell expansionPeggy S Lai
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 47:209-17. 2012..These findings point to a novel underlying mechanism of airflow obstruction as a result of occupational LPS exposure, and suggest molecular and cellular targets for therapeutic development...