Faculty Appointments: 
Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2007– present)
Phone: 
267-426-5350
Email: 
tuluc@email.chop.edu
Office Location: 
3615 Civic Center Boulevard Abramson Research Building, Room 1208C
Bio

- Neurokinin 1 receptor: intracellular signalling mechanisms and pathophysiological roles.

- Molecular determinants of HIV infection in macrophages.

- Phenotypic and functional characterization of circulating osteogenic progenitor cells.

-Intracellular signaling mechanisms and functional roles of neurokinin receptors.

-Impact of monocyte differentiation and polarization macropfages on HIV infection in macrophages.

-Flow cytometry applications and sorting (from microparticles to whole organisms).

Education/Training
PhD, Pharmacology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, "Gr.T.Popa", Iasi, Romania (1999)
MD, Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy (1992)
Selected Publications