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Sarcoidosis Week

clinician ATS Educational Products on Sarcoidosis (select items below)



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clinician Research Grants

Renewing interest in basic and clinically applied research is critical to achieving our mission. Since 2005, FSR has partnered with the American Thoracic Society to offer an annual $100,000 sarcoidosis specific research grant.  Collectively we have awarded over $750,000 to support innovative research projects which have led to an additional $1.2 million in subsequent awards to our researchers.  Learn more.  

clinician Physician Directory

Early in 2011 FSR will launch an online professional directory to list those who diagnose and treat sarcoidosis.  List members receive advanced copies of FSR’s updated consumer and professional education materials. Request an application by calling 866-358-5477 or clicking here.

clinician ATS Blue Journal articles on Sarcoidosis (select abstracts listed below)

Sarcoidosis 2009: AJRCCM
Volume 179, Issue 10; May 15, 2009

 Gene Expression Profiling Identifies MMP-12 and ADAMDEC1 as Potential Pathogenic Mediators of Pulmonary Sarcoidosis. (Read abstract)

Sarcoidosis 2010: AJRCCM

Volume 181, Issue 4; February 15, 2010

Serum Amyloid A Regulates Granulomatous Inflammation in Sarcoidosis through Toll-like Receptor-2. (Read abstract)

Volume 181, Issue 12; June 15, 2010

Gene Set Analysis of Lung Samples Provides Insight into Pathogenesis of Progressive, Fibrotic Pulmonary Sarcoidosis. (Read abstract)

Volume 182, Issue 4; August 15, 2010

Inhaled Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide Exerts Immunoregulatory Effects in Sarcoidosis. (Read abstract)

clinicianATS Statements, Guidelines and Reports

ATS Statements, Guidelines and Reports are printed in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. These documents are also available in PDF format. You may download one copy of any ATS document; there is no charge for this service.