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Researcher: Keith Meyer

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Areas of Expertise
  • Allergy
  • Critical care
  • Cardiovascular
  • Endocrinology
  • Diabetes
  • Metabolism
  • Internal medicine
  • Immunologically mediated lung disease
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Inflammatory airway disease
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Effects of aging on lung structure and function
  • Annexin 1 and its degradation in lung inflammation
  • Immune tolerance in lung transplantation
  • Neutrophil derived proteases in lung disease
  • Mouse model of berylliosis
  • VEGF and the lung
  • Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency
Web Site Keith Meyer's Department of Medicine Website
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Issued Patent(s)
  • 7,968,306 - Method for measuring activity of a specific fraction of albumin, issued June 2011.
  • 7,579,156 - Fluorescent phospholipase assay, phospholipase A2 inhibitor and stimulator, and the use thereof, issued August 2009.
  • 6,329,352 - Method and composition for treating sleep apnea, issued December 2001.
  • 5,958,902 - Method and composition for treating sleep apnea, issued September 1999.
USPTO Published Applications
  • 20090230325 - Method for measuring activity of a specific fraction of albumin, published September 2009.
  • 20030219849 - Fluorescent phospholipase assay, phospholipase A2 inhibitor and stimulator, and the use thereof, published November 2003.
  • 20020099033 - Method and composition for treating sleep apnea, published July 2002.
Recent Publication(s)
  • Multidisciplinary discussions and interstitial lung disease diagnosis: how useful is a meeting of the minds? Meyer KC. Lancet Respir Med. 2016 May 11. pii: S2213-2600(16)30065-0. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(16)30065-0. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

  • Timing and frequency of unplanned readmissions after lung transplantation impact long-term survival. Lushaj E, Julliard W, Akhter S, Leverson G, Maloney J, Cornwell RD,¬†Meyer KC, DeOliveira N. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 May 3. pii: S0003-4975(16)00268-X. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.02.083. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Diagnosis and management of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome following lung or hematopoietic cell transplantation. Meyer KC. Expert Rev Respir Med. 2016 Jun;10(6):599-602. doi: 10.1586/17476348.2016.1162717. Epub 2016 Mar 21. No abstract available.

  • The presence or severity of pulmonary hypertension does not affect outcomes for single-lung transplantation. Julliard WA,¬†Meyer KC, De Oliveira NC, Osaki S, Cornwell RC, Sonetti DA, Maloney JD. Thorax. 2016 May;71(5):478-80. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207354. Epub 2015 Nov 30.


View Keith Meyer's publications at PubMed.
Recent Artistic Works
Collaboration
  • Indiana University, Immunology
Research Tools
Research Facilities
E-mail Address [email protected]
Phone Number 608-263-6363
Current University UW–Madison
Department Medicine
Title Professor
Other Appointments
Address Line 1 K4/932, 9988 Clinical Science Center
Address Line 2 600 Highland Avenue
City Madison
State WI
Zip Code 53792
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
PhD
Other Degrees M.D., UW–Madison, 1981
Technologies Available for Licensing Phospholipase Activity Provides a Simple Test for Systemic Inflammation in Acute and Chronic Disease

Measuring the Activity of a Specific Fraction of Albumin for Early Diagnosis of COPD or Sepsis