Dr. Theoharides is a Professor in the NSU Institute of Neuro-Immune Medicine and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Immunology at Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA. He has been serving as the Clinical Pharmacologist of the Massachusetts Drug Formulary Commission continuously since 1986.
Dr. Theoharides is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. In 2020, he was inducted in the World Academy of Sciences. Dr. Theoharides first showed that mast cells, known for causing allergic reactions, are critical for inflammation, especially in the brain, and are involved in a number of conditions that worsen with stress such as allergies, asthma, autism spectrum disorder, eczema, fibromyalgia, interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome, mast cell activation syndrome, migraines, multiple sclerosis, myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome, psoriasis and Long-COVID syndrome. He has published over 460 scientific papers and 3 textbooks. He has been placed in the top 2% of most cited authors worldwide and was top-rated expert on mast cells by Expertscape.
Dr. Theoharides is also the Scientific Director of Algonot, LLC (Sarasota, FL) and has helped formulate unique dietary supplements (e.g. ArthroSoft®, BrainGain®, CystoProtek®, FibroProtek®, NeuroProtek®, PureLut®) and a skin lotion (GentleDerm®) containing the novel anti-inflammatory flavonoids, luteolin and tetramethoxyluteolin. He has received 37 patents and trademarks, including some covering the use of luteolin in brain inflammation and autism: US 8,268,365 (09/18/12); US 9,050,275 (06/09/15); US 9,176,146 (11/03/15). Web: www.mastcellmaster.com; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org