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Harvey Rubin, MD, PhD

Harvey Rubin, MD, PhD Physician

Dr. Rubin is employed by Penn Medicine.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Infectious Diseases

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 1979

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Columbia University
Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Rubin is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Medicine Rittenhouse Long-Term Acute Care Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Chuang YM, Dutta NK, Hung CF, Wu TC, Rubin H, Karakousis PC: The stringent response factors PPX1 and PPK2 play an important role in Mycobacterium tuberculosis metabolism, biofilm formation, and sensitivity to isoniazid in vivo Antimicrob Agents Chemother : pii: AAC.01139-16. ,2016.

Chuang YM, Bandyopadhyay N, Rifat D, Rubin H, Bader JS, Karakousis PC.: Deficiency of the novel exopolyphosphatase Rv1026/PPX2 leads to metabolic downshift and altered cell wall permeability in Mycobacterium tuberculosis MBio 6 (2): e02428,2015.

Rubin H, Selwood T, Yano T, Weaver DG, Loughran M, Costanzo MJ, Scott RW, Wrobel JE, Freeman KB, Reitz AB: Acinetobacter baumannii OxPhos inhibitors as selective anti-infective agents Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters : 378-383,2015.

Schurig-Briccio LA, Yano T, Rubin H, Gennis RB: Characterization of the type 2 NADH:menaquinone oxidoreductases from Staphylococcus aureus and the bactericidal action of phenothiazines Biochim Biophys Acta 1837 (7): 954-63,2014.

Yano, T, Rahimian, M, Aneja, KK, Schechter, NS, Rubin, H: Mycobacterium tuberculosis Type-II NADH-Menaquinone Oxidoreductase (NDH-2) catalyzes electron transfer through a two-site ping-pong mechanism and has two quinone-binding sites Biochemistry 53 (7): 1179-90,2014.

Katzianer DS, Yano T, Rubin H, Zhu J: A high-throughput small-molecule screen to identify a novel chemical inhibitor of Clostridium difficile Int J Antimicrob Agents : 2014.

Thayil SM, Morrison N, Schechter N, Rubin H, Karakousis PC: The Role of the Novel Exopolyphosphatase MT0516 in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Drug Tolerance and Persistence PLoS One : e28076,2011.

Yano, T., Kassovska-Bratinova, S., Teh, J-S., Winkler, J., Sullivan, K., Isaacs, A., Schechter, N.M., and Rubin, H: Reduction of clofazimine by mycobacterial type 2 NADH:Quinone oxidoreductase: A pathway for the generation of bactericidal levels of reactive oxygen species J Biol Chem : 2011.

Dawes SS, Qarner DF, Tsenova L, Timm J, McKinney JD, Kaplan G, Rubin H, Mizrahi V: Ribonucleotide reduction in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Function and expression of the class Ib and class II ribonucleotide-reductase-encoding genes Infection and Immunity 71 : 6124-31,2003.

Dahl JL, Kraus CN, Boshoff HIM, Doan B, Foley K, Avarbock D, Kaplan G, Mizrahi V, Rubin H, Barry CE III: The role of RelMtb-mediated adaptation to stationary phase in long-term persistence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in mice Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 100 : 10026-10031,2003.

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