Wesley Ho

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Wesley Ho is a research technician with the Division of Allergy at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus; Primary Care, South Philadelphia
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Neuroscience - Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

Titles and Academic Titles

Research Technician II

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Asthma development
Immunometabolism
Diabetes

Publications

Papers

2018

Nelson, V. L., Nguyen, H. C., Garcìa-Cañaveras, J. C., Briggs, E. R., Ho, W. Y., Dispirito, J. R., . . . Lazar, M. A. (2018). PPARγ is a nexus controlling alternative activation of macrophages via glutamine metabolism. Genes & Development,32(15-16), 1035-1044. doi:10.1101/gad.312355.118

Hill, D. A., Lim, H., Kim, Y. H., Ho, W. Y., Foong, Y. H., Nelson, V. L., . . . Lazar, M. A. (2018). Distinct macrophage populations direct inflammatory versus physiological changes in adipose tissue. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,115(22). doi:10.1073/pnas.1802611115

2017

Armour, S. M., Remsberg, J. R., Damle, M., Sidoli, S., Ho, W. Y., Li, Z., . . . Lazar, M. A. (2017). An HDAC3-PROX1 corepressor module acts on HNF4α to control hepatic triglycerides. Nature Communications,8(1). doi:10.1038/s41467-017-00772-5

Remsberg, J. R., Ediger, B. N., Ho, W. Y., Damle, M., Li, Z., Teng, C., . . . Lazar, M. A. (2017). Deletion of histone deacetylase 3 in adult beta cells improves glucose tolerance via increased insulin secretion. Molecular Metabolism,6(1), 30-37. doi:10.1016/j.molmet.2016.11.007