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Tilla S. Worgall

Associate Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology at the Columbia University Medical Center
School: 
College of Physicians and Surgeons 
Department: 
Anatomy and Cell Biology Department, Pathology, Department of
Office: 
650 W. 168th St Black Bldg 457 New York, NY 10032
Email: 
tpw7@columbia.edu
Phone: 
212-305-3961
Biography

Tilla Worgall is an expert in sphingolipid metabolism. She is a physician scientist and principle investigator of a basic research laboratory that focuses on sphingolipid metabolism. Her laboratory is equipped with high-pressure liquid chromatograph coupled to a mass spectrometer (HPLC-MS/MS) instrumentation required for analysis of nuclear sphingosine-1-phosphate and cellular sphingolipids.

She is also a member of the Institute of Human Nutrition.

Research & Other Works
Article

Worgall TS. Lipid metabolism in cystic fibrosis. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2009 Mar;12(2):105-9. Review.

Article

Chang CL, Seo T, Matsuzaki M, Worgall TS, Deckelbaum RJ. n-3 fatty acids reduce arterial LDL-cholesterol delivery and arterial lipoprotein lipase levels and lipase distribution. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2009 Apr;29(4):555-61. Epub 2009 Feb 5.

Article

Hamai H, Keyserman F, Quittell LM, Worgall TS. Defective CFTR increases synthesis and mass of sphingolipids that modulate membrane composition and lipid signaling. J Lipid Res. 2009 Jun;50(6):1101-8. Epub 2009 Jan 14.

Article
Relationship between Lifetime Occupation and Parietal Flow: Implications for a Reserve against Alzheimer's Disease Pathology
Article
Diagnosis of Dementia in a Heterogeneous Population: A Comparison of Paradigm-Based Diagnosis and Physician's Diagnosis
Article
Association between an Internet-Based Measure of Area Racism and Black Mortality
Article
AOT and treatment engagement: evidence from interviews with consumers
Article
Implications of outpatient commitment and perceived coercion for stigma, quality of life and social functioning
Coercion: point, perception, process
 
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