Kathleen M. Loomes, MD

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

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, 7th floor
34th and Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-7223
Fax: 267-426-7814
B.A. (Biology)
Rice University (Cum laude), 1988.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 1992.
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Selected Publications

Tsai EA, Gilbert MA, Grochowski CM, Underkoffler LA, Meng H, Zhang X, Wang MM, Shitaye H, Hankenson KD, Piccoli D, Lin H, Kamath BM, Devoto M, Spinner NB, Loomes KM: THBS2 is a Candidate Modifier of Liver Disease Severity in Alagille Syndrome. Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology Special Edition Page: 59-69, July 2017.

Shneider BL, Moore J, Kerkar N, Magee JC, Ye W, Karpen SJ, Kamath BM, Molleston JP, Bezerra JA, Murray KF, Loomes KM, Whitington PF, Rosenthal P, Squires RH, Guthery SL, Arnon R, Schwarz KB, Turmelle YP, Sherker AH, Sokol RJ for the Childhood Liver Disease Research Network: Initial assessment of the infant with neonatal cholestasis - is this biliary atresia? PLOS One 12(5): e017627, May 2017.

Wang KS, Tiao G, Bass LM, Hertel PM, Mogul D, Kerkar N, Clifton M, Azen C, Bull L, Rosenthal P, Stewart D, Superina R, Arnon R, Bozic M, Brandt ML, Dillon PA, Fecteau A, Iyer K, Kamath B, Karpen S, Karrer F, Loomes KM, Mack C, Mattei P, Miethke A, Soltys K, Turmelle YP, West K, Zagory J, Goodhue C, Shneider B, the Childhood Liver Disease Research Network (ChiLDReN): Analysis of surgical interruption of the enterohepatic circulation as a treatment for pediatric cholestasis. Hepatology 65(5): 1645-1654, May 2017.

Narkewicz MR, Horslen S, Belle SH, Rudnick DA, Ng VL, Rosenthal P, Romero R, Loomes KM, Zhang S, Hardison RM, Squires RH; Pediatric Acute Liver Failure Study Group: Prevalence and Significance of Autoantibodies in Children with Acute Liver Failure. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 64(2): 210-217, Feb 2017.

Tang V, Cofer ZC, Cui S, Sapp V, Loomes KM, Matthews RP: Loss of a Candidate Biliary Atresia Susceptibility Gene, add3a, Causes Biliary Developmental Defects in Zebrafish. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 63(5): 524-530, Nov 2016.

Zamora R, Vodovotz Y, Mi Q, Barclay D, Yin J, Horslen S, Rudnick D, Loomes KM, Squires RH.: Data-driven modeling for precision medicine in pediatric acute liver failure. Molecular Medicine 22, Nov 2016 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Youngstrom DW, Dishowitz MI, Bales CB, Carr E, Mutyaba PL, Kozloff KM, Shitaye H, Hankenson KD, Loomes KM: Jagged1 expression by osteoblast-lineage cells regulates trabecular bone mass and periosteal expansion in mice. Bone 91: 64-74, October 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2016.07.006.

Ng VL, Li R, Loomes KM, Leonis MA, Rudnick DA, Belle SH, Squires RH, for the Pediatric Acute Liver Failure Study Group (PALFSG): Outcomes of Children With and Without Hepatic Encephalopathy from the Pediatric Acute Liver Failure (PALF) Study Group. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 63(3): 357-364, September 2016.

Tsai Ellen A, Gilbert Melissa A, Grochowski Christopher M, Underkoffler Lara A, Meng He, Zhang Xiaojie, Wang Michael M, Shitaye Hailu, Hankenson Kurt D, Piccoli David, Lin Henry, Kamath Binita M, Devoto Marcella, Spinner Nancy B, Loomes Kathleen M: THBS2 Is a Candidate Modifier of Liver Disease Severity in Alagille Syndrome. Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2(5): 663-675.e2, Sep 2016.

Mouzaki M, Bass LM, Sokol RJ, Piccoli DA, Quammie C, Loomes KM, Heubi JE, Hertel PM, Scheenstra R, Furuya K, Kutsch E, Spinner NB, Robbins KN, Venkat V, Rosenthal P, Beyene J, Baker Ar, Kamath BM: Early Life Predictive Markers of Liver Disease Outcome in an International, Multi-Center Cohort of Children with Alagille Syndrome. Liver international: official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver 36(5): 755-760, May 2016.

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