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Michael Alan Levine

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

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-3618
Fax: 215-590-3053
Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ, 1972.
Drexel University (formerly Hahnemann) College of Medicine, Philadelpia, PA, 1976.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 1976-1977.
Resident, Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 1977-1979.
Fellow, Endocrinology and Metabolism (Pediatrics & Medicine), NIH Inter-Institute Program, Bethesda, MD, 1979-1982.
Fellow, Genetics, National Institutes of Health Inter-Institute Program, Bethesda, MD, 1981-1982.
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Selected Publications

Chandra Abhishek, Lin Tiao, Young Tiffany, Tong Wei, Ma Xiaoyuan, Tseng Wei-Ju, Kramer Ina, Kneissel Michaela, Levine Michael A, Zhang Yejia, Cengel Keith, Liu X Sherry, Qin Ling: Suppression of Sclerostin Alleviates Radiation-Induced Bone Loss by Protecting Bone Forming Cells and Their Progenitors through Distinct Mechanisms. Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Sep 2016.

Hysinger Erik B, Roizen Jeffrey D, Mentch Frank D, Vazquez Lyam, Connolly John J, Bradfield Jonathan P, Almoguera Berta, Sleiman Patrick M, Allen Julian L, Levine Michael A, Hakonarson Hakon: Mendelian randomization analysis demonstrates that low vitamin D is unlikely causative for pediatric asthma. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology Aug 2016.

Thacher Tom D, Levine Michael A: CYP2R1 mutations causing vitamin D-deficiency rickets. The Journal of steroid biochemistry and molecular biology Jul 2016.

Li Qiaoli, Kingman Joshua, Sundberg John P, Levine Michael A, Uitto Jouni: Etidronate prevents, but does not reverse, ectopic mineralization in a mouse model of pseudoxanthoma elasticum (Abcc6-/-). Oncotarget Jul 2016.

Servaes Sabah, Brown Stephen D, Choudhary Arabinda K, Christian Cindy W, Done Stephen L, Hayes Laura L, Levine Michael A, Moreno Joƫlle A, Palusci Vincent J, Shore Richard M, Slovis Thomas L: The etiology and significance of fractures in infants and young children: a critical multidisciplinary review. Pediatric radiology 46(5): 591-600, May 2016.

Li Dong, Tian Lifeng, Hou Cuiping, Kim Cecilia E, Hakonarson Hakon, Levine Michael A: Association of Mutations in SLC12A1 Encoding the NKCC2 Cotransporter With Neonatal Primary Hyperparathyroidism. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 101(5): 2196-200, May 2016.

Roizen Jeffrey D, Danzig Jennifer, Groleau Veronique, McCormack Shana, Casella Alex, Harrington Jennifer, Sochett Etienne, Tershakovec Andrew, Zemel Babette S, Stallings Virginia A, Levine Michael A: Resting Energy Expenditure Is Decreased in Pseudohypoparathyroidism Type 1A. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 101(3): 880-8, Mar 2016.

Weber David R, Coughlin Curtis, Brodsky Jill L, Lindstrom Kristin, Ficicioglu Can, Kaplan Paige, Freehauf Cynthia L, Levine Michael A: Low bone mineral density is a common finding in patients with homocystinuria. Molecular genetics and metabolism 117(3): 351-4, Mar 2016.

Mancilla Edna E, Levine Michael A, Adzick N Scott: Outcomes of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy in pediatric patients with primary hyperparathyroidism owing to parathyroid adenoma: A single institution experience. Journal of pediatric surgery Feb 2016.

Li Qiaoli, Kingman Joshua, Sundberg John P, Levine Michael A, Uitto Jouni: Dual Effects of Bisphosphonates on Ectopic Skin and Vascular Soft Tissue Mineralization versus Bone Microarchitecture in a Mouse Model of Generalized Arterial Calcification of Infancy. The Journal of investigative dermatology 136(1): 275-83, Jan 2016.

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