Tatyana Yufit, MD


Research Instructor of Dermatology

Boston University School of Medicine

Administrative Office

Boston University School of Medicine, Dept of Dermatology

609 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Tel: 617-638-5500
Fax: 617-638-5515


1972-1978 MD Internal Medicine, Grodno Medical School, USSR
1979-1980 Residency Radiology, Central County Hospital, Grodno, USSR
Postdoctoral Fellowship Rheumatology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Clinical Specialties and Research Interests

The Wound Healing Translational Research Laboratory

  • Stem cells, would healing

Selected Publications

1. Zhou LH, Nahm WK, Badiavas E, Yufit T, Falanga V: Slow release iodine preparation and wound healing: in vitro effects consistent with lack of in vivo toxicity in human chronic wounds.  Br J Dermatol 146:365-374, 2002.

2. Falanga V, Butmarc J, Yufit T, Carson P:  Epiboly in bioengineered skin as a novel method for studying epidermal migration. Tissue Engineering. Dec. 1, 2006; (EPUB ahead of print).

3. Falanga V, Iwamoto S, Chartier M, Yufit T, Butmarc J, Kouttab N, Shrayer D, Carson P. Autologous bone marrow-derived cultured mesenchymal stem cells delivered in a fibrin spray accelerate healing in murine and human cutaneous wounds. Tissue Engineering. 2007,13(6),1299-312.

4. Cha J, Kwak T, Butmarc J, Kim TA, Yufit T, Carson P, Kim SJ, Falanga V: Fibroblasts from non-healing human chronic wounds show decreased expression of beta ig-h3, a TGF-beta inducible protein. J Dermatol Sci.  2008 Apr; 50(1):15-23. Epub 2007 Dec 19.

5. Luo S, Yufit T, Carson P, Fiore D, Falanga J, Lin X, Mamakos L, Falanga V. Fibroblasts from non-    healing human chronic wounds show decreased expression of beta ig-h3, a TGF-beta inducible protein. Int J Low Extrem Wounds. 2011 Sep;10(3):122-9. Epub 2011 Aug 19.

6. Yufit T, Carson P, Falanga V: Topical delivery of cultured adult stem cells to non-healing wounds: development of a good manufacturing practice (GMP) facility in an academic setting and obtaining FDA investigational new drug (IND) exemption for human testing. Current Drug Delivery. 2013, Mar 18

7. Iwamoto, S., Lin, X., Ramirez, R., Carson, P., Fiore, D., Goodrich, J., Yufit, T., and Falanga, V. Bone marrow cell mobilization by the systemic use of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (GCSF) improves wound bed preparation. Int J Low Extrem Wounds. 2013 12(4), 256-64