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Certifications and Licenses

1983Residency, Rhode Island Hospital
1985Fellowship, Boston University Medical Center
Internal Medicine

Certifications and Licenses

1983Residency, Rhode Island Hospital
1985Fellowship, Boston University Medical Center
Internal Medicine


  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Stem Cells
  • Signal Transduction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Fibrosis
  • Cutaneous Biology
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Genetics
  • Inflammation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Scleroderma
  • Connective Tissue Associated Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Connective Tissue Biology
  • Big Data

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Research Output 1984 2017

Adiponectin is an endogenous anti-fibrotic mediator and therapeutic target

Marangoni, R. G., Masui, Y., Fang, F., Korman, B., Lord, G., Lee, J., Lakota, K., Wei, J., Scherer, P. E., Otvos, L., Yamauchi, T., Kubota, N., Kadowaki, T., Asano, Y., Sato, S., Tourtellotte, W. G. & Varga, J. Dec 1 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 4162

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systemic Scleroderma
Adiponectin Receptors
5 Citations
Low Density Lipoprotein Receptor-Related Protein-5
beta Catenin

Right ventricular cardiomyopathy in systemic sclerosis

Belin, R. J., Varga, J., Collins, J. D. & Freed, B. H. Jun 1 2017 In : Rheumatology (United Kingdom). 56, 6, p. 1045-1047 3 p., kew494

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Systemic sclerosis in 2016: Dermal white adipose tissue implicated in SSc pathogenesis

Varga, J. & Marangoni, R. G. Feb 1 2017 In : Nature Reviews Rheumatology. 13, 2, p. 71-72 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Systemic Scleroderma
2 Citations

Towards developing criteria for scleroderma renal crisis: A scoping review

Hoa, S., Stern, E. P., Denton, C. P., Hudson, M., Baron, M., Frech, T., Ghossein, C., Johnson, S., Mouthon, L., Proudman, S., Steen, V. & Varga, J. Apr 1 2017 In : Autoimmunity Reviews. 16, 4, p. 407-415 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Hemolytic Anemia
Acute Kidney Injury