" Adenosine in Skin Fibrosis"
Edwin Chan, MD

Fall Research Forum, HSS, NYC
November 2011

About Dr. Chan:


Edwin S. Chan, M.D. FRCPC is a graduate of the University of Dundee School of Medicine, Scotland. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology through Queen’s University, Canada, and his Post-Doctoral Training at New York University School of Medicine. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at New York University School of Medicine.

Dr. Chan has discovered that adenosine is an important mediator in the development of liver fibrosis; the main interest of his laboratory lies in the role of adenosine receptors in the pathogenesis of fibrotic diseases such as scleroderma.

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