Rashmi Sood, PhD
Assistant professor, Pediatric pathology, Children's Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin.
Thrombophilia-associated pregnancy disorders; placental vascular health, placental regulation of maternal cardiovascular function.
Doctorate, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, University of Bombay, India, 1993; postdoctoral fellowship, Blood Research Institute, Blood Center of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis., 2000-2002.
University of Delhi Merit Scholarship Award; winner of National Research Scholarship of the University Grants commission, India; Research Scholar Fellowship awarded by the Tata Institute of fundamental Research, Bombay, India.
- Isermann BH, Sood R, Pawlinski R, Zogg M, Kalloway S, Degen JL, Mackman N, and Weiler H. The Thrombomodulin-protein C system is Essential for the Maintenance of Pregnancy. Nature Medicine. 2003; 9(3):331-337.
- Sood R and Weiler H. Embryogenesis and Gene Targeting of Coagulation Factors in Mice. Best Practice in Research and Clinical Haematology. 2003; 16(2):169-81.
- Sood R, Kalloway S, Mast AE, Hillard CJ and Weiler H. Fetomaternal Cross Talk in the Placental Vascular Bed: Control of Coagulation by Trophoblast Cells. Blood. 2006; 107(8):3173-80. [Article accompanied by invited editorial commentary. Gris J-C: Trophoblast cells sense maternal hemostasis. Blood. 2006; 107(8):3019-20].
- Sood, R*, Zogg M, Westrick RJ, Guo Y, Kerschen EJ, Girardi G, Salmon JE, Coughlin SR and Weiler H*. Fetal Gene Defects Precipitate Platelet Mediated Pregnancy Failure in Factor V Leiden mothers. Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2007; 204(5):1049-56 (*Co-Corresponding authors). [Article accompanied by editorial news story: Avoiding Fetal Loss. Journal of Experimental Medicine. 2007; 204(5):966].
- Maroney SA, Cooley BC, Sood R, Weiler H and Mast AE. Combined Tissue Factor Pathway Inhibitor and Thrombomodulin Deficiency Produces an Augumented Hypercoagulable State with Tissue Fibrin Deposition. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 2008; 6(1):111-7.
- Sood R*, Sholl L, Isermann B, Zogg M, Coughlin SR and Weiler H*. Maternal Par4 and Platelets Contribute to Defective Placenta Formation in Mouse Embryos Lacking Thrombomodulin. Blood. 2008; 112(3):585-91. (*Co-Corresponding authors).
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