Julina Ongkasuwan, M.D.
B.S., Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
University of Maryland, Baltimore School of Medicine
General Surgery and Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Pediatric Otolaryngology, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Laryngology, University of California San Francisco
American Board of Otolaryngology
Clinical and Research Interests
Adult and pediatric laryngology; professional voice; airway disorders such as glottic, subglottic, and tracheal stenosis; swallowing disorders such as Zenker's diverticulum; laryngeal cleft; laryngeal development and early glottic cancer
Ongkasuwan J, Valdez TA, Hulten KG, Mason EO Jr, Kaplan SL. Pneumococcal mastoiditis in children and the emergence of multidrug-resistant serotype 19A isolates. Pediatrics 2008;122:34-9.
Wolf JS, Li G, Varadhachary A, Petrak K, Schneyer M, Li D, Ongkasuwan J, Zhang X, Taylor RJ, Strome SE, O'Malley BW Jr. Oral lactoferrin results in T cell-dependent tumor inhibition of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma in vivo.Clin Cancer Res. 2007;13:1601-10.
Voeltz GK, Ongkasuwan J, Standart N, Steitz JA. A novel embryonic poly(A) binding protein, ePAB, regulates mRNA deadenylation in Xenopus egg extracts. Genes Dev. 2001;15:774-88.