Sudha Natarajan, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Sudha Natarajan
670 Albany St Biosquare III


Sudha Natarajan, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine as well as a Nurse Practitioner in the Palliative Care Division at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is trained in both nursing and palliative care after completing a Master’s degree in Nursing at MGH Institute of Health Professions and the Harvard Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program. Her primary research interest is to improve the quality of end-of-life care in patients.


  • University of Michigan Medical School, PhD
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, BS


  • Published on 9/27/2013

    Beal DR, Stepien DM, Natarajan S, Kim J, Remick DG. Reduction of eotaxin production and eosinophil recruitment by pulmonary autologous macrophage transfer in a cockroach allergen-induced asthma model. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2013 Dec; 305(11):L866-77. PMID: 24077949.

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  • Published on 9/12/2012

    Natarajan S, Remick DG. ELISA rescue protocol: recovery of sample concentrations from an assay with an unsuccessful standard curve. Methods. 2013 May 15; 61(1):69-72. PMID: 22982520.

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  • Published on 4/30/2012

    Vaickus LJ, Bouchard J, Kim J, Natarajan S, Remick DG. Cockroach allergens induce biphasic asthma-like pulmonary inflammation in outbred mice. J Asthma. 2012 Jun; 49(5):510-21. PMID: 22540923.

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  • Published on 1/24/2012

    Natarajan S, Kim J, Bouchard J, Cruikshank W, Remick DG. Pulmonary endotoxin tolerance protects against cockroach allergen-induced asthma-like inflammation in a mouse model. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2012; 158(2):120-30. PMID: 22269653.

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  • Published on 10/25/2011

    Rosborough BR, Castellaneta A, Natarajan S, Thomson AW, Turnquist HR. Histone deacetylase inhibition facilitates GM-CSF-mediated expansion of myeloid-derived suppressor cells in vitro and in vivo. J Leukoc Biol. 2012 May; 91(5):701-9. PMID: 22028329.

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  • Published on 10/1/2011

    Kim J, Natarajan S, Vaickus LJ, Bouchard JC, Beal D, Cruikshank WW, Remick DG. Diesel exhaust particulates exacerbate asthma-like inflammation by increasing CXC chemokines. Am J Pathol. 2011 Dec; 179(6):2730-9. PMID: 21967814.

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  • Published on 6/12/2011

    Kim J, Natarajan S, Bae H, Jung SK, Cruikshank W, Remick DG. Herbal medicine treatment reduces inflammation in a murine model of cockroach allergen-induced asthma. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2011 Aug; 107(2):154-62. PMID: 21802024.

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  • Published on 2/23/2011

    Natarajan S, Kim J, Bouchard J, Cruikshank W, Remick DG. Reducing LPS content in cockroach allergens increases pulmonary cytokine production without increasing inflammation: a randomized laboratory study. BMC Pulm Med. 2011; 11:12. PMID: 21345191.

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  • Published on 12/1/2010

    Vaickus LJ, Bouchard J, Kim J, Natarajan S, Remick DG. Inbred and outbred mice have equivalent variability in a cockroach allergen-induced model of asthma. Comp Med. 2010 Dec; 60(6):420-6. PMID: 21262127.

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  • Published on 11/23/2010

    Vaickus LJ, Bouchard J, Kim J, Natarajan S, Remick DG. Oral tolerance inhibits pulmonary eosinophilia in a cockroach allergen induced model of asthma: a randomized laboratory study. Respir Res. 2010; 11:160. PMID: 21092270.

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