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Edmund K Moon, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Instructor A in Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Department of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street
Maloney Building 8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-3202
Lab: (215) 573-9933
B.A. (Biology & Psychology)
The Johns Hopkins University, 2000.
University of Maryland School of Medicine , 2004.
Post-Graduate Training
Internal Medicine Residency, Temple University, 2004-2007.
Pulmonary, Allergy, & Critical Care Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2011.
Interventional Pulmonary Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2012.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007.
American Board of Pulmonary Disease, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Moon EK, Litzky LA, Sterman DH: Malignant mesothelioma and other primary pleural tumors. Fishman’s Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders. 5th ed. Grippi M, Elias J, Fishman J, et al. (eds.). McGraw-Hill, 2014.

Wang LC, Riese MJ, Moon EK, Albelda SM: Overcoming intrinsic inhibitory pathways to augment the antineoplastic activity of adoptively transferred T cells: Re-tuning your CAR before hitting a rocky road. Oncoimmunology 2(11): e26492, November 2013.

Moon EK, Wang LC1 Dolfi DV, Wilson CB, Sun J, Kapoor V, Milone MC, June CH, Riley JL, Wherry EJ, Albelda SM: Multifactorial T cell Hypofunction That is Reversible Can Limit the Efficacy of Chimeric Antibody Receptor-transduced Human T cells in Solid Tumors. Clinical Cancer Research 20(16): 4262-73, August 2013.

Riese MJ, Wang LC, Moon EK, Joshi RP, Ranganathan A, June CH, Koretzky GA, Albelda SM: Enhanced effector responses in activated CD8+ T cells deficient in diacylglycerol kinases. Cancer Research 73(12): 3566-77, June 2013.

Predina J, Eruslanov E, Judy B, Kapoor V, Cheng G, Wang LC, Sun J, Moon EK, Fridlender ZG, Albelda S, Singhal S: Changes in the local tumor microenvironment in recurrent cancers may explain the failure of vaccines after surgery. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 110(5): E415-24, January 2013.

Tucker ZC, Laguna BA, Moon E, Singhal S: Adjuvant immunotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer. Cancer Treatment Reviews 38(6): 650-61, October 2012.

Moon EK, Haas AR: Massive Hemoptysis. The Intensive Care Unit Manual. Saunders,(80), 2012.

Sterman DH, Haas A, Moon E, Recio A, Schwed D, Vachani A, Katz SI, Gillespie CT, Cheng G, Sun J, Papasavvas E, Montaner LJ, Heitjan DF, Litzky L, Friedberg J, Culligan M, June CH, Carroll RG, Albelda SM: A trial of intrapleural adenoviral-mediated Interferon-α2b gene transfer for malignant pleural mesothelioma. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 184(2): 1395-9, December 2011.

Vachani A, Moon E, Wakeam E, Haas AR, Sterman DH, Albelda SM: Gene Therapy for Lung Neoplasms. Clinics in Chest Medicine 32(4): 865-85, December 2011.

Cheng G, Wang LC, Fridlender ZG, Cheng GS, Chen B, Mangalmurti NS, Saloura V, Yu Z, Kapoor V, Mozdzanowska K, Moon E, Sun J, Kreindler JL, Cohen NA, Caton AJ, Erikson J, Albelda SM: Pharmacologic Activation of the Innate Immune System to Prevent Respiratory Viral Infections American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology 45(3): 480-8, September 2011.

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