Internal Medicine Specialty Clinics
2825 J St., Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95816
American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, 2001
American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, 2000
American College of Physicians
American Thoracic Society
Society of Critical Care Medicine
Select Recent Publications:
Di, Y.P, R. Harper, Y. Zhao, N. Pahlavan, R. Wu. Molecular cloning and characterization of spurt, a human novel gene that is retinoic acid-inducible and encodes a secretory protein specific in upper respiratory tracts. Journal of Biological Chemistry 278(2):1165-1173, 2003.
Yoneda, K.Y., R.W. Harper, and S. Louie. Severe obstructive pulmonary disease. Clinical Reviews in Allergy & Immunology 25:151-163, 2003.
Di W.H., S.P. Reddy, Y P. Di, K. Yoneda, R. Harper, R. Wu. Regulation of thioredoxin gene expression by vitamin A in human airway epithelial cells. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 26(2):627-635, 2002.
Harper R. W., Louie S, Albertson TE, Tharratt RS. The case of the tattooed assault victim. Bronchoscopy Clinic. Journal of Respiratory Disease 22: 119-125. 2001
Harper, R., K. Wu, M. M. J. Chang, K. Yoneda, R. Pan, S. P.-M Reddy, and R. Wu. Activation of nuclear factor-êB transcriptional activity in airway epithelial cells by thioredoxin but not by N-acetyl-cysteine and gluthathione. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 25:178-185. 2001
Riggle, P. C. and R. W. Harper, Bradycardia, p. 122-125. In: R. B. Taylor (Ed.) The Ten Minute Consult,. Lippencott, Williams, and Wilkins. 2000
Chang, M. M.-J., R. W. Harper, D. M. Hyde, and R. Wu. A novel mechanism of retinoic acid-enhanced interleukin-8 gene expression in airway epithelium. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 22: 502-510. 2000
Gianlupi, A., R. W. Harper, D. M. Dwyre and G. P. Marelich. Recurrent pulmonary embolism associated with Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber syndrome. Chest 115(4): 1199-1201. 1999