LungMAP seeks to improve lung health. We offer a web-based data resource (BREATH) for investigation into processes that regulate lung development.

Search BREATH to explore the developing lung

Donor tissue supplied by the University of Rochester Medical Center through the United Network for Organ Sharing and the Neonatal and Pediatric Organ Donor Program.

We are extremely grateful to the families who have generously given such precious gifts to support this important research.

Events and News
Fetal and Neonatal Lung Development

Fetal and Neonatal Lung Development

Clinical Correlates and Technologies for the Future



Alan Jobe, University of Cincinnati
Jeffrey Whitsett, Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Steven Abman, University of Colorado School of Medicine


Published: April 2016

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Data+ is a 10 week summer project conducted by select students at Duke University.

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Gordon Research Conference

"Tissues Niches & Resident Stem Cells in Adult Epithelia" - August 7-13, 2016, Hong Kong, China

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The Lung Epithelium in Health and Disease – July 31 - August 5 2016, Saxtons River, VT

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Aspen Lung Conference

"Lung Transplantation: Opportunities for Repair and Regeneration" – June 8-11, 2016, Aspen, CO

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New video

Dr. Jeffrey Whitsett - Brief overview of the LungMAP Consortium.

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New publication from LungMAP research center...

New publication from LungMAP research center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

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Coming soon

3D MicroCT/Microscopy Volume Renderer (3D MMVR)