Lucia Seminario Vidal

Lucia Seminario Vidal, MD, PhD

Associate Director, Clinical Research Unit, Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, Morsani College of Medicine

Director Dermatology Consult Service, Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, Morsani College of Medicine

Assistant Professor, College of Medicine Dermatology

Contact Info 13330 USF Laurel Drive
Tampa FL 33612

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Academic Phone:(813) 974-4744

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  • PHD, Cell & Molecular Physiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2010
  • MD, Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia*, 2004

Recent Publications

  • Vivar KL, Deschaine M, Messina J, Divine JM, Rabionet A, Patel N, Harrington MA, Seminario-Vidal L. Epidermal Anti-Programmed Cell Death-Ligand 1 Expression in TEN Associated with Nivolumab Therapy. Journal of cutaneous pathology. , 2016.
  • Makeeva V, Seminario-Vidal L, Beckum K, Sami N. Bilateral periorbital swelling as the initial presentation of cutaneous lupus erythematosus. JAAD case reports. 2(1) : 72-6, 2016.
  • Weinkle AP, Patel N, Kissel R, Seminario-Vidal L. Acquired acrodermatitis enteropathica as a presenting sign of celiac disease. JAAD case reports. 2(3) : 193-5, 2016.
  • Oak AS, Seminario-Vidal L, Sami N. Treatment of antiviral-resistant recurrent erythema multiforme with dapsone. Dermatologic therapy. , 2016.
  • Pavlidakey PG, Seminario-Vidal L, McKay KM, Sami N. Spirochete immunostaining is not just for syphilis: diagnostic utility in borreliosis. Journal of cutaneous pathology. 42(5) : 370-2, 2015.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Cantrell W, Elewski BE. Pulmonary Cryptococcosis in the Setting of Tofacitinib Therapy for Psoriasis. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD. 14(8) : 901-2, 2015.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Sami N, Miller J, Theos A. Mycophenolate mofetil therapy for pediatric bullous pemphigoid. Dermatology online journal. 21(8) , 2015.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Hughey LS. Hydroxychloroquine de Novo-Induced Psoriasis in a Patient With Lichen Planus Pigmentosus. Skinmed. 13(6) : 492-4, 2015.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Guerrero C, Sami N. Refractory Sweet's syndrome successfully treated with rituximab. JAAD case reports. 1(3) : 123-5, 2015.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Jensen JD, Fening K, McKay K, Elmets C, Theos A. Long-Standing Spicules in a Patient with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Pediatric dermatology. 32(4) : 545-6, 2015.
  • Hunt KM, Kissel R, Seminario-Vidal L. Progressive widespread cutaneous telangiectasias. JAMA dermatology. 150(10) : 1103-4, 2014.
  • Okada SF, Ribeiro CM, Sesma JI, Seminario-Vidal L, Abdullah LH, van Heusden C, Lazarowski ER, Boucher RC. Inflammation promotes airway epithelial ATP release via calcium-dependent vesicular pathways. American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology. 49(5) : 814-20, 2013.
  • Lazarowski ER, Sesma JI, Seminario L, Esther CR, Kreda SM. Nucleotide release by airway epithelia. Sub-cellular biochemistry. 55: 1-15, 2011.
  • Lazarowski ER, Sesma JI, Seminario-Vidal L, Kreda SM. Molecular mechanisms of purine and pyrimidine nucleotide release. Advances in pharmacology (San Diego, Calif.). 61: 221-61, 2011.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Okada SF, Sesma JI, Kreda SM, van Heusden CA, Zhu Y, Jones LC, O'Neal WK, Penuela S, Laird DW, Boucher RC, Lazarowski ER. Rho signaling regulates pannexin 1-mediated ATP release from airway epithelia. The Journal of biological chemistry. 286(30) : 26277-86, 2011.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, van Heusden C, Mugesh G, Lazarowski ER. Erratum to: Ebselen is a potent non-competitive inhibitor of extracellular nucleoside diphosphokinase. Purinergic signalling. 7(2) : 277, 2011.
  • Kreda SM, Seminario-Vidal L, van Heusden CA, O'Neal W, Jones L, Boucher RC, Lazarowski ER. Receptor-promoted exocytosis of airway epithelial mucin granules containing a spectrum of adenine nucleotides. The Journal of physiology. 588(12) : 2255-67, 2010.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Lazarowski ER, Okada SF. Assessment of extracellular ATP concentrations. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 574: 25-36, 2009.
  • Seminario-Vidal L, Kreda S, Jones L, O'Neal W, Trejo J, Boucher RC, Lazarowski ER. Thrombin promotes release of ATP from lung epithelial cells through coordinated activation of rho- and Ca2+-dependent signaling pathways. The Journal of biological chemistry. 284(31) : 20638-48, 2009.
  • Kreda SM, Seminario-Vidal L, Heusden Cv, Lazarowski ER. Thrombin-promoted release of UDP-glucose from human astrocytoma cells. British journal of pharmacology. 153(7) : 1528-37, 2008.