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Jonathan M. Spergel, MD, PhD

Jonathan M. Spergel, MD, PhD

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
3550 Market Street, Rm 3050
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-6992
Fax: 2155904529
A.B. (Chemistry)
Princeton University, 1985.
Ph.D. (Biomedical Sciences)
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, 1992.
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, 1992.
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Description of Research Expertise

eosinophilic esophagitis, food allergy, gastrointestinal food allergy and atopic dermatitis

Description of Clinical Expertise

atopic dermatitis, food allergy, asthma, allergic rhinitis, general allergy and immunology

Selected Publications

Merves, JF, Whelan, KA, Benitez, AJ, Muir, AB, Furuta, GT, Wang, ML, Falk, GW, Spergel, JM, et.al: ATG-7 Gene Expression as a novel tissue biomarker for Eosinophilic Esophagitis. American Journal of Gastroenterology 111(1), January 2016.

Lee, J, Shuker, MS, Cianferoni, A, Gober, L, Liacouras, CA, Verma, R, Muir, AB, Brown-Whitehorn, TF, Spergel, JM: Oral viscous budesonide can be successfully delivered through a variety of vehicles to treat Eosinophilic Esophagitis in children. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology In Practice 4(4): 767-8, July-August 2016.

Whelan, KA, Merves, JF, Giroux, V, Tanaka, K, Gup, A, Spergel, JM, et.al.: Autophagy mediates epithelial cytoprotection in Eosinophilic Eshophagitis. Gut Electronic: 310-34, Feb 2016.

Hill, DA, Spergel, JM: The Immunologic mechanism of Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Current Allergy and Asthma Report 2016.

Spergel, JM, Boguniewicz, M, Schneider, L, Hanifin, JM, Paller, AS, Eichenfield, LF: Food Allergy in Infants with Atopic DermatitisL Limitations of Food Specific IgE Measurements. Pediatrics December 2015.

Cianferoni, A, Spergel, JM, Muir, A: Recent Advances in the Pathologic Understanding of Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Expert Review in Gastroenterology and Hepatology October 2015.

Ram, G, Cianferoni, A, Spergel, JM: Food Allergy to Uncommonly Challenged Foods is Rare Based on Oral Food Challenge. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology in Practice September 2015.

Li, J, Fung, I, Glessner, JT, Pandey, R, Wei, Z, Bakay, M, Mentch, FD, Spergel, JM, et.al.: Copy Number Variations in CTNNA3 and RBFOX1 Associated with Pediatric Food Allergy. Journal of Immunology August 2015.

Safroneeva, E, Coslovsky, M, Kuehni, CE, Zwahlen, M, Haas, NA, Panczak, R, Spergel, JM, et.al.: Eosinophilic Esophagitis: relationship of quality of life with clinical, endoscopic and histological activity. Aliment Pharmacol Ther August 2015 2015.

Ram, G, Lee, J, Ott, M, Brown-Whitehorn, TF, Cianferoni, A, Shuker, M, Spergel, JM, et.al.: Seasonal exacerbation of esophageal eosinophilia in children with eosinophilic esophagitis and allergic rhinitis. Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology July 2015.

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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