- Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011-2015), Gastroenterology
- Medical School - University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (2000-2009)
- Residency - UT Southwestern Medical Center (2009-2011), Internal Medicine
Emre Turer, M.D., Ph.D.
- Internal Medicine - Digestive & Liver Diseases
Dr. Turer is originally from Las Vegas, NV, and received his medical and graduate training at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He arrived at UT Southwestern in 2009 as part of the Physician Scientist Training Program (PSTP), doing his internship, residency and fellowship here. He focuses his clinical work on treating inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). His research focus is on discovering new genes involved in maintaining intestinal homeostasis.
- UCLA Merck Index Award for Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Chemistry 2000, University of California, Los Angeles
- Keystone Scholar Award 2005, Keystone Symposium
- Fellow Research Award 2014, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
A potential novel use for direct antiviral therapy.
Turer E, Rockey DC, Singal AG Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) 2013 Jan 57 1 414-5
Real-time resolution of point mutations that cause phenovariance in mice.
Wang T, Zhan X, Bu CH, Lyon S, Pratt D, Hildebrand S, Choi JH, Zhang Z, Zeng M, Wang KW, Turer E, Chen Z, Zhang D, Yue T, Wang Y, Shi H, Wang J, Sun L, SoRelle J, McAlpine W, Hutchins N, Zhan X, Fina M, Gobert R, Quan J, Kreutzer M, Arnett S, Hawkins K, Leach A, Tate C, Daniel C, Reyna C, Prince L, Davis S, Purrington J, Bearden R, Weatherly J, White D, Russell J, Sun Q, Tang M, Li X, Scott L, Moresco EM, McInerney GM, Karlsson Hedestam GB, Xie Y, Beutler B Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2015 Jan
Dimerization and ubiquitin mediated recruitment of A20, a complex deubiquitinating enzyme.
Lu TT, Onizawa M, Hammer GE, Turer EE, Yin Q, Damko E, Agelidis A, Shifrin N, Advincula R, Barrera J, Malynn BA, Wu H, Ma A Immunity 2013 May 38 5 896-905
The ubiquitin-editing enzyme A20 restricts nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain containing 2-triggered signals.
Hitotsumatsu O, Ahmad RC, Tavares R, Wang M, Philpott D, Turer EE, Lee BL, Shiffin N, Advincula R, Malynn BA, Werts C, Ma A Immunity 2008 Mar 28 3 381-90
The ubiquitin-modifying enzyme A20 is required for termination of Toll-like receptor responses.
Boone DL, Turer EE, Lee EG, Ahmad RC, Wheeler MT, Tsui C, Hurley P, Chien M, Chai S, Hitotsumatsu O, McNally E, Pickart C, Ma A Nature immunology 2004 Oct 5 10 1052-60
E2 enzymes: expanding the 'ubi-verse' of immune signaling.
Ma A, Turer E Nature immunology 2006 Sep 7 9 903-4
ABIN-1 is a ubiquitin sensor that restricts cell death and sustains embryonic development.
Oshima S, Turer EE, Callahan JA, Chai S, Advincula R, Barrera J, Shifrin N, Lee B, Benedict Yen TS, Yen B, Woo T, Malynn BA, Ma A Nature 2009 Feb 457 7231 906-9
Homeostatic MyD88-dependent signals cause lethal inflamMation in the absence of A20.
Turer EE, Tavares RM, Mortier E, Hitotsumatsu O, Advincula R, Lee B, Shifrin N, Malynn BA, Ma A The Journal of experimental medicine 2008 Feb 205 2 451-64
Expression of A20 by dendritic cells preserves immune homeostasis and prevents colitis and spondyloarthritis.
Hammer GE, Turer EE, Taylor KE, Fang CJ, Advincula R, Oshima S, Barrera J, Huang EJ, Hou B, Malynn BA, Reizis B, DeFranco A, Criswell LA, Nakamura MC, Ma A Nature immunology 2011 Dec 12 12 1184-93
The ubiquitin modifying enzyme A20 restricts B cell survival and prevents autoimmunity.
Tavares RM, Turer EE, Liu CL, Advincula R, Scapini P, Rhee L, Barrera J, Lowell CA, Utz PJ, Malynn BA, Ma A Immunity 2010 Aug 33 2 181-91
- A potential novel use for direct antiviral therapy.
- Mucosal Immunology
- Intestinal Epithelial Cell Biology
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Apoptotic and Inflammatory Signaling