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Gary Hahn

  • M.D.
  • Chief Technical Officer & Founder
  • Cosmederm Technologies
  • 6PublicationsNumber of items in Gary's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

AstronomyElectronicsPhysicsCognitive NeurosciencesPharmacological Regulation of Sensory Irritation & InflammationDermatologyNeuroscienceMolecular Immunology

About

A graduate of Stanford University (BS, Biology, 1974) and the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine (M.D., 1978), Dr. Hahn is a licensed physician in California and serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor, Immunology and Allergy Division, Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Diego. While pursuing post-graduate studies in Molecular Immunology at the University of California, San Diego Department of Biology, Dr. Hahn co-founded Immunetech Pharmaceuticals in 1981 (renamed Dura Pharmaceuticals, a publiclytraded pharmaceutical company that was sold to Elan Pharmaceuticals in 2000 for approximately $1.8 billion). At Immunetech, Dr. Hahn served as Senior Vice President for Research and Scientific Director. In 1990, In 1990, Dr. Hahn founded Cosmederm Technologies and invented COSMEDERM-7™, Cosmederm’s antiirritant technology that blocks stinging, burning and itching in skin.. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Society for Investigative Dermatology, Society of Sigma Xi and is an author of numerous publications, book chapters and pharmaceutical patents in the fields of immunology & allergy and dermatology.

Publications (5)

  • Strontium nitrate decreased histamine-induced itch magnitude and duration in ma

    • Zhai H
    • Hannon W
    • Hahn GS
    • et al.
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  • Strontium nitrate suppresses chemically-induced sensory irritation in humans.

    • Zhai H
    • Hannon W
    • Hahn GS
    • et al.
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  • Strontium is a Potent and Selective Inhibitor of Sensory Irritation

    • Hahn G
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  • Antibody structure, function and activity sites. 1982 edited book

    • Hahn G
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  • Evolutionary relationship of thymopoietin to immunoglobulins and cellular recognition molecules

    • Hahn G
    • Hamburger R
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Professional experience

Chief Technical Officer & Founder

Cosmederm Technologies

September 1990 - Present

Assistant Clinical Professor, Immunology & Allergy Division, Dept of Pediatrics

University of California, San Diego

January 1979 - January 2000(21 years)

Senior Vice President & Scientific Director

Immunetech Pharmaceuticals

June 1981 - September 1990(9 years)

Education

Post-Doctoral Fellow-Immunology

Department of Biology & Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego

June 1978 - June 1981(3 years)

M.D.

University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

September 1974 - June 1978(4 years)

B.S. - Biology

Stanford University

January 1973 - June 1974(a year)

United States Military Academy

July 1970 - September 1972(2 years)