- Senior Investigator, Cell Biology Section
Neal Young received a A.B. cum laude from Harvard College in 1967 and his M.D. in 1971 from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He did post-graduate medical training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Barnes Hospital at Washington University in St. Louis before joining the NHLBI in 1981. He is a Master of the American College of Physicians and the recipient of more than 30 awards and honors, including most recently the 2012 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal (Sammie) for Science and the Environment. Dr. Young has authored 270 original scientific and medical articles in peer reviewed journals and more than 120 reviews and book chapters. He also is author or editor of 10 medical and scientific books, including a new textbook of hematology. Dr. Young is a member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation, American Association of Physicians, American Federation for Clinical Research, American Society of Hematology, and International Society for Experimental Hematology. He is co-inventor on 7 patents concerning B19 parvovirus.
- (2020). Sequencing of RNA in single cells reveals a distinct transcriptome signature of hematopoiesis in GATA2 deficiency. Blood Advances. 4(12), 2702-2716.
- (2020). Attenuation of immune-mediated bone marrow damage in conventionally housed mice. MOLECULAR CARCINOGENESIS. 59(2), 237-245.
- (2019). Circulating S100A8 and S100A9 protein levels in plasma of patients with acquired aplastic anemia and myelodysplastic syndromes. CYTOKINE. 113, 462-465.
- (2019). Eltrombopag maintains human hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells under inflammatory conditions mediated by IFN-gamma. BLOOD. 133(19), 2043-2055.