Rajnish Gupta

Dermatologist, General dermatologist

General Dermatology Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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General Dermatology Clinic in Redwood City

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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General Dermatology Clinic in Hayward

  • 27212 Calaroga Avenue
  • Hayward, CA 94545
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Psoriasis Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Professional Education

Residency: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics - Dermatology Department (2008) CA

Board Certification: Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2008)

Internship: Mayo Clinic of Jacksonville (2005) FL

Medical Education: Vanderbilt University (2004) TN

Residency, Stanford University, Dermatology (2008)

Internship, Mayo Clinic - Jacksonville, Medicine (2005)

M.D., Vanderbilt University, Medicine (2004)

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, Cell Biology (2004)

Honors & Awards

Physician-Scientist Career Development Award, Dermatology Foundation (2008)

A long noncoding RNA maintains active chromatin to coordinate homeotic gene expression
Wang, K. C., Yang, Y. W., Liu, B., Sanyal, A., Corces-Zimmerman, R., & Chang, H. Y. (2011). A long noncoding RNA maintains active chromatin to coordinate homeotic gene expression. NATURE, 472(7341), 120-U158.

Long non-coding RNA HOTAIR reprograms chromatin state to promote cancer metastasis
Gupta, R. A., Shah, N., Wang, K. C., Kim, J., Horlings, H. M., & Chang, H. Y. (2010). Long non-coding RNA HOTAIR reprograms chromatin state to promote cancer metastasis. NATURE, 464(7291), 1071-U148.

Localized scleroderma and systemic sclerosis: Is there a connection?
Gupta, R. A., & Fiorentino, D. (2007). Localized scleroderma and systemic sclerosis: Is there a connection?. BEST PRACTICE & RESEARCH IN CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, 21(6), 1025-1036.

Activation of nuclear hormone receptor peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-delta accelerates intestinal adenoma growth
Gupta, R. A., Wang, D. Z., Katkuri, S., Wang, H. B., Dey, S. K., & DuBois, R. N. (2004). Activation of nuclear hormone receptor peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-delta accelerates intestinal adenoma growth. NATURE MEDICINE, 10(3), 245-247.

Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma-mediated differentiation - A mutation in colon cancer cells reveals divergent and cell type-specific mechanisms
Gupta, R. A., Sarraf, P., Mueller, E., Brockman, J. A., Prusakiewicz, J. J., & DuBois, R. N. (2003). Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma-mediated differentiation - A mutation in colon cancer cells reveals divergent and cell type-specific mechanisms. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 278(25), 22669-22677.

Cyclooxygenase-1 is overexpressed and promotes angiogenic growth factor production in ovarian cancer
Gupta, R. A., Tejada, L. V., Tong, B. J., Das, S. K., Morrow, J. D., & DuBois, R. N. (2003). Cyclooxygenase-1 is overexpressed and promotes angiogenic growth factor production in ovarian cancer. CANCER RESEARCH, 63(5), 906-911.

Expression of hypoxia-inducible factors in the peri-implantation mouse uterus is regulated in a cell-specific and ovarian steroid hormone-dependent manner - Evidence for differential function of HIFs during early pregnancy
Daikoku, T., Matsumoto, H., Gupta, R. A., Das, S. K., Gassmann, M., & Dey, S. K. (2003). Expression of hypoxia-inducible factors in the peri-implantation mouse uterus is regulated in a cell-specific and ovarian steroid hormone-dependent manner - Evidence for differential function of HIFs during early pregnancy. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 278(9), 7683-7691.

Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma and transforming growth factor-beta pathways inhibit intestinal epithelial cell growth by regulating levels of TSC-22
Gupta, R. A., Sarraf, P., Brockman, J. A., Shappell, S. B., Raftery, L. A., & DuBois, R. N. (2003). Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma and transforming growth factor-beta pathways inhibit intestinal epithelial cell growth by regulating levels of TSC-22. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 278(9), 7431-7438.

Colorectal cancer prevention and treatment by inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2
Gupta, R. A., & DuBois, R. N. (2001). Colorectal cancer prevention and treatment by inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2. NATURE REVIEWS CANCER, 1(1), 11-21.

Activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma suppresses nuclear factor kappa B-mediated apoptosis induced by Helicobacter pylori in gastric epithelial cells
Gupta, R. A., Polk, D. B., Krishna, U., Israel, D. A., Yan, F., & Peek, R. M. (2001). Activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma suppresses nuclear factor kappa B-mediated apoptosis induced by Helicobacter pylori in gastric epithelial cells. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 276(33), 31059-31066.

Target genes of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in colorectal cancer cells
Gupta, R. A., Brockman, J. A., Sarraf, P., Willson, T. M., & DuBois, R. N. (2001). Target genes of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in colorectal cancer cells. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 276(32), 29681-29687.

15S-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid activates peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma and inhibits proliferation in PC3 prostate carcinoma cells
Shappell, S. B., Gupta, R. A., Manning, S., Whitehead, R., Boeglin, W. E., & DuBois, R. N. (2001). 15S-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid activates peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma and inhibits proliferation in PC3 prostate carcinoma cells. CANCER RESEARCH, 61(2), 497-503.

Prostacyclin-mediated activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta in colorectal cancer
Gupta, R. A., Tan, J., Krause, W. F., Geraci, M. W., Willson, T. M., & DuBois, R. N. (2000). Prostacyclin-mediated activation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta in colorectal cancer. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 97(24), 13275-13280.

Translational studies on COX-2 inhibitors in the prevention and treatment of colon cancer
Gupta, R. A., & DuBois, R. N. (2000). Translational studies on COX-2 inhibitors in the prevention and treatment of colon cancer. COLORECTAL CANCER: NEW ASPECTS OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY AND THEIR CLINICAL APPLICATIONS, 910, 196-206.

Activation of PPAR gamma leads to inhibition of anchorage-independent growth of human colorectal cancer cells
Brockman, J. A., Gupta, R. A., & DuBois, R. N. (1998). Activation of PPAR gamma leads to inhibition of anchorage-independent growth of human colorectal cancer cells. GASTROENTEROLOGY, 115(5), 1049-1055.