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Mary C. Tobin, MD

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  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Associate Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Rush Medical College
Residency: Rush University Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center - Allergy and Immunology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Food allergy
  • Food sensitivity
  • Food sensitivity, pediatric
  • Hives (urticaria)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Oral allergy syndrome
  • Oral challenge
  • Patch test
  • Spirometry
Research Interests:
  • Food allergy
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Mastocytosis
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Neutrophil-like low-density granulocytes are elevated in patients with moderate to severe persistent asthma.
    Fu J, Tobin MC, Thomas LL
    Ann. Allergy Asthma Immunol.
    2014 Sep 23
  2. In vitro evaluation of intestinal epithelial TLR activation in preventing food allergic responses.
    de Kivit S, Tobin MC, DeMeo MT, Fox S, Garssen J, Forsyth CB, Keshavarzian A, Landay AL
    Clin. Immunol.
    2014 Jul 21
  3. Regulation of Intestinal Immune Responses through TLR Activation: Implications for Pro- and Prebiotics.
    de Kivit S, Tobin MC, Forsyth CB, Keshavarzian A, Landay AL
    Front Immunol
  4. Neonatal B-cell suppression after in utero exposure to R-CHOP.
    Mittel RJ, Tobin MC, Kulik J
    Ann. Allergy Asthma Immunol.
    2013 Sep
  5. Allergen-stimulated production of intracellular ROS in neutrophils: Yes but questions remain
    Mora J, Riggs EK, Fu J, Macglashan DW Jr, Fox SA, Yu B, Tobin MC, Thomas LL
    Clin Immunol
    2011 Mar
  6. Expression of the high affinity IgE receptor by neutrophils of individuals with allergic asthma is both minimal and insensitive to regulation by serum IgE.
    Mora J, Riggs EK, Fu J, MacGlashan DW Jr, Fox SA, Yu B, Tobin MC, Thomas LL.
    Clin Immunol. 2009
    2009 Jul
    132(1):132-40. doi: 10.1016/j.clim.2009.03.513. Epub 2009 Apr 8.
  7. Atopic irritable bowel syndrome: a novel subgroup of irritable bowel syndrome with allergic manifestations
    Tobin MC, Moparty B, Farhadi A, DeMeo MT, Bansal PJ, Keshavarzian A
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol
    2008 Jan
  8. Atopic irritable bowel syndrome: same old hat or a new entity?
    Tobin MC, Keshavazian A, Farhardi A.
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008
    2008 Aug
    2(4):457-9. doi: 10.1586/17474124.2.4.457. No abstract available.
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