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Dr. Liuska Pesce

Pediatrics - Endocrinology
Iowa City, IA
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I specialize in
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
I have been in practice
21 years
I speak
English
Spanish
Italian
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I am located at
Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, University of Iowa Children's Hospital
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City , IA 52242-1091
Office hours
Mon 8:00am - 4:30pm
Wed 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Thu 1:00pm - 4:30pm
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
Luis razetti univ central de venezuela, ciudad univ
1998
I've won the following awards
Top Pediatric Endocrinologist, Iowa
Summer 2013
Thought Leader, Iowa City, IA
Winter 2013
Most Influential, Iowa City, IA
Winter 2013
I've published
Endothelin-1 impairs alveolar epithelial function via endothelial ETB receptor.
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, 179, 113-22 (2009)
A P Comellas, A Briva, L A Dada, M L Butti, H E Trejo, C Yshii, Z S Azzam, J Litvan, J Chen, E Lecuona, L M Pesce, M Yanagisawa, J I Sznajder
Cyclic stretch activates ERK1/2 via G proteins and EGFR in alveolar epithelial cells.
American journal of physiology. Lung cellular and molecular physiology, 282, L883-91 (2002)
E Correa-Meyer, L Pesce, C Guerrero, J I Sznajder
Tityus discrepans venom produces a respiratory distress syndrome in rabbits through an indirect mechanism.
Toxicon : official journal of the International Society on Toxinology, 37, 173-80 (1999)
G D'Suze, A Comellas, L Pesce, C Sevcik, R Sanchez-de-León
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