Dr. Toru Nyunoya MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Toru Nyunoya is a pulmonologist in Albuquerque, New Mexico and is affiliated with Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She is one of 7 doctors at Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Pulmonary Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: Critical Care Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Hawaii
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 2001–2004

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 13 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 10 years in Pulmonary Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Critical Care Medicine

NM State Medical License
Active through 2014

IA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Acrolein-Exposed Normal Human Lung Fibroblasts in Vitro: Cellular Senescence, Enhanced Telomere Erosion, and Degradation of Werner's Syndrome Protein.
Jang, J. H.,Bruse, S.,Huneidi, S.,Schrader, R. M.,Monick, M. M.,Lin, Y.,Carter, A. B.,Klingelhutz, A. J.,Nyunoya, T.

Aldehyde dehydrogenase 3A1 protects airway epithelial cells from cigarette smoke-induced DNA damage and cytotoxicity.
Jang, J. H.,Bruse, S.,Liu, Y.,Duffy, V.,Zhang, C.,Oyamada, N.,Randell, S.,Matsumoto, A.,Thompson, D. C.,Lin, Y.,Vasiliou, V.,Tesfaigzi, Y.,Nyunoya, T.

RIP1 maintains DNA integrity and cell proliferation by regulating PGC-1α-mediated mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation and glycolysis.
Chen, W.,Wang, Q.,Bai, L.,Chen, W.,Wang, X.,Tellez, C. S.,Leng, S.,Padilla, M. T.,Nyunoya, T.,Belinsky, S. A.,Lin, Y.

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