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Can Ficicioglu, MD,PhD

Can Ficicioglu, MD,PhD

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

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Division of Human Genetics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3501 Civic Center Blvd #9054.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 590 3376
Fax: 215 590 4297
University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa Medical School (with High Honors), 1985.
PhD (Histology & Embryology)
University of Marmara, 1996.
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Selected Publications

Whitaker AM, Hattiangadi Thomas N, Krivitzky L, Ficicioglu C : Neuropsychological implications of Cobalamin C (CblC) disease in Hispanic children detected through newborn screening Applied Neuropsychology: Child January 2017.

Dai H, Zhang VW, El-Hattab AW, Ficicioglu C, Shinawi M, Lines M, Schulze A, McNutt M, Gotway G, Tian X, Chen S, Wang J, Craigen WJ, Wong LJ.: cprFBXL4 defects are common in patients with congenital lactic acidemia and encephalomyopathic mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome. Clin Genet. October 2016.

Ahrens-Nicklas RC, Pyle LC, Ficicioglu C: Morbidity and Mortality Among Exclusively Breastfed Neonates With Medium Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency Genetics in Medicine May 2016 Notes: The winner of the 2017 Richard King Award for the best article published by a trainee in GIM in 2016.

Bobby G. Ng, Shiryaev S, Rymen D, Eklund E, Raymond K, Kircher M, Abdenur J, Alehan F, Midrob A, Bamshad M, Barone R, Berry G, Brumbaugh, Buckingham K, Clarkson K, Cole S, O'Connor S, Cooper GM, Van Coster R, Demmer L, Diogo L, Fay A, Ficicioglu C, Fiumara , Gahl WA, Ganetzky G, Goel H, Harshman L, He M, Jaeken J, Lachlan K , Lam C , Yaplito-Lee J, Nickerson D , Peters H, Race V, Régal L, Rush J, Rutledge S, Shendure S, Sparks S, Trapane P, Sanchez-Valle A, Vilain E, Waechter C, Wang R, Wolfe L, Wong DA, Wood T, Yang AC , Matthijs G , Freeze HH: ALG1-CDG: Clinical and molecular characterization of 39 unreported patients. Human Mutations March 2016.

Weber DR, Coughlin II C, Brodsky JL, Lindstrom K, Ficicioglu C, Kaplan P, Freehauf CL, Levine MA : Low Bone Mineral Density is a Common Finding in Patients with Homocystinuria Molecular Genetics and Metabolism December 2015.

Burton B, Balwani M , Francois F, Baric I, Burrow A, Grande C, Coker M, Sánchez A, Deegan P, Di Rocco M, Enns G, Erbe R, Ezgu F, Ficicioglu C, Furuya K, Kane J, Laukaitis C, Mengel E, Neilan E, Nightingale S, Peters H, Scarpa M, Schwab K, Smolka V, Valayannopoulos V, Wood M, Goodman Z, Yang Y, Eckert S, Rojas-Caro S, Quinn A.: A Phase 3 Trial of Sebelipase Alfa in Lysosomal Acid Lipase Deficiency. N Engl J Med. 373(11): 1010-20, September 2015.

Chien Y, Bannick A, Corrales F,Couce M, Donner M, Ficicioglu C et al : Mudd's disease (MATI/III deficency). A survey data for MAT1A homozygotes and compound heterzygotes. Orphanet Journal of Rare Disease 10(1): 99, August 2015.

Longo N, Arnold GL, Pridjian G, Enns GM, Ficicioglu C, Parker S, Cohen-Pfeffer JL.: Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Sapropterin: the PKUDOS registry experience. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism February 2015.

Bonafede L, Ficicioglu CH, Serrano L, Han G, Morgan JIW , Mills M, Forbes, BJ, Davidson, S, Binenbaum G , Nichols CH, Kaplan P, Verloo P, Leroy BP, Maguire AM , Aleman TS: Cobalamin C Deficiency Shows a Rapidly Progressing Maculopathy with Severe Photoreceptor and Ganglion Cell Los. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS)(56), 7875-7887, 2015 Notes: While I am the second author, I made a substantial contribution to conception, design, analysis and interpretation of data, was involved with developing the draft of the article and revising it critically for important intellectual content.

Aleman TS, Brodie F, Garvin C, Gewaily DY, Ficicioglu CH, Mills MD, Forbes BJ, Maguire AM, Davidson SL.: Retinal Structure in Cobalamin C Disease: Mechanistic and Therapeutic Implications. Ophthalmic Genet. February 2014

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