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Laura A Adang, M.D., PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3400 Civic Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1710
BS (Interdisciplinary Studies: Neurology - Magna cum laude with Honors)
University of Georgia, 2001.
PhD (Microbiology)
University of Virginia, 2007.
University of Virginia, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Pediatric Residency, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2009-2011.
Child Neurology Residency, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2014.
Multiple Sclerosis and Demyelinating Diseases Fellowship, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2015-2016.
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Adang Laura A, Lynch David R, Panzer Jessica A: Pediatric anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis is seasonal. Annals of clinical and translational neurology 1(11): 921-5, Nov 2014.

Nichols Lisa A, Adang Laura A, Kedes Dean H: Rapamycin blocks production of KSHV/HHV8: insights into the anti-tumor activity of an immunosuppressant drug. PloS one 6(1): e14535, 2011.

G. Kannarkat, L.A. Adang, and G.B. Macik: “Hematology Chapter” Medicine Recall. J. Bergin, Ed. (eds.). 2009.

Kremer Brandon E, Adang Laura A, Macara Ian G: Septins regulate actin organization and cell-cycle arrest through nuclear accumulation of NCK mediated by SOCS7. Cell 130(5): 837-50, Sep 2007.

Adang Laura A, Tomescu Costin, Law Wai K, Kedes Dean H: Intracellular Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus load determines early loss of immune synapse components. Journal of virology 81(10): 5079-90, May 2007.

Parsons Christopher H, Adang Laura A, Overdevest Jon, O'Connor Christine M, Taylor J Robert, Camerini David, Kedes Dean H: KSHV targets multiple leukocyte lineages during long-term productive infection in NOD/SCID mice. The Journal of clinical investigation 116(7): 1963-73, Jul 2006.

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