Diana Elena Stanescu, MD

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics
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34th & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2676482541
Fax: 2155907033
Spiru Haret National College, Bucharest, Romania, 1999.
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania, 2005.
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Selected Publications

Stanescu DE, Yu R, Won KJ, Stoffers DA: Single cell transcriptomic profiling of mouse pancreatic progenitors. Physiological Genomics 49(2): 589-604, October 2016.

Tiyaboonchai A, Cardenas-Diaz FL, Ying L, Maguire JA, Sim X, Gagne AL, Stanescu DE, Hughes N, De Leon D, French DL, Gadue P: GATA6 Plays an Important Role in the Induction of Human Definitive Endoderm, Development of the Pancreas, and Functionality of Pancreatic β Cells. Stem Cell Reports 8(3): 589-604, October 2016.

Henley KD*, Stanescu DE*, Kropp PA*, Wright CVE, Won KJ, Stoffers DA, Gannon M: Threshold-dependent cooperative function of Pdx1 and Oc1 within pancreatic progenitors establishes competency for later β-cell maturation. Cell Reports June 2016 Notes: 5(12):2637-50 *equal first authors.

Stanescu Diana E, Hughes Nkecha, Patel Puja, De León Diva D: A novel mutation in GATA6 causes pancreatic agenesis. Pediatric diabetes 16(1): 67-70, February 2015.

Weber DR, Stanescu DE, Semple R, Holland C, Magge SN: Continuous subcutaneous IGF-1 therapy via insulin pump in a patient with Donohue syndrome. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 27(11-12): 1237-41, August 2014.

Stanescu Diana E: 50 years ago in the journal of pediatrics: in recognition of a dual career: pediatrician and academician. The Journal of pediatrics 164(2): 371, Feb 2014.

Stanescu Diana E: 50 years ago in The Journal of Pediatrics: The development of children with congenital hypothyroidism. A note on early, temporary replacement therapy for 2 goitrous infants. The Journal of pediatrics 163(5): 1416, Nov 2013.

Stanescu Diana E, Gruccio Denise: 50 Years Ago in The Journal of Pediatrics: the XO syndrome: a study of the differential phenotype in 25 patients. The Journal of pediatrics 163(4): 1044, Oct 2013.

Stanescu Diana E, Bauer Andrew J: 50 Years ago in The Journal of Pediatrics: Treatment of juvenile thyrotoxicosis. The Journal of pediatrics 163(3): 799, Sep 2013.

Stanescu DE, Levine MA : 50 years ago in the Journal of Pediatrics: Metabolic studies in a patient with idiopathic hypercalcemia of infancy (editorial), J Pediatr 162(4): 752, Apr 2013.

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