Research DescriptionDr. Mason has had an eclectic career including the disciplines of pulmonary nuclear medicine, pathology, infectious disease and cardiopulmonary interactions. He has published major papers regarding pulmonary epithelial permeability in smokers, PCP pneumonia, the distinction of lung injury in cardiogenic and non-cardiogenic pulmonary edema, and developed methodology for background correction. His clinical work includes being a TB consultant (in hospitals, zoos and the healthcare worker), acute lung injury. Most recently, with JM Criley, he founded PulSentry, a company focused upon detection and monitoring of cardiac tamponade.
- BS, 1970, Albion College, Albion, MI
- MD, 1974, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
Recent and/or Significant Publications
- Bechard A, Nicholson A, Mason G. Litter size predicts adult stereotypic behavior in female laboratory mice. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 2012;51(4):407-11.
Mason GM, Poole E, Sissons JG, Wills MR, Sinclair JH. Human cytomegalovirus latency alters the cellular secretome, inducing cluster of differentiation (CD)4+ T-cell migration and suppression of effector function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Sep 4;109(36):14538-43. Epub 2012 Jul 23.
- Perrotte N, Gomez A, Mason G, Stroup D. An assessment of knowledge, attitudes and behaviour regarding the human papillomavirus. West Indian Med J. 2012 Jan;61(1):58-63.