MacLean Nasrallah, MD PhD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
AB (Mathematics)
Harvard University, 1997.
PhD (Neuroscience)
University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

molecular pathology of neuropathology

Description of Research Expertise

brain development
mouse models
in utero electroporation in mouse models
molecular biology

Selected Publications

O'Rourke DM, Nasrallah MP, Desai A, Melenhorst JJ, Mansfield K, Morrissette JJD, Martinez-Lage M, Brem S, Maloney E, Shen A, Isaacs R, Mohan S, Plesa G, Lacey SF, Navenot JM, Zheng Z, Levine BL, Okada H, June CH, Brogdon JL, Maus MV: A single dose of peripherally infused EGFRvIII-directed CAR T cells mediates antigen loss and induces adaptive resistance in patients with recurrent glioblastoma. Science Translational Medicine Page: 399, July 2017.

Nasrallah MP, Nasrallah IM, Prelack MS, Johnson MO, Lewis TB, Rubenstein M, Minturn JE, Desai A, Marcotte P, Santi M, Martinez-Lage M: 19-Year-Old Male with Headaches and a Possible Seizure. Brain Pathology July 2017.

Nabavizadeh S Ali, Pechersky Dasha, Schmitt J Eric, Nasrallah MacLean, Wolf Ronald, Loevner Laurie, Mamourian Alexander C: Perilesional Hyperintensity on T1-Weighted Images in Intra-Axial Brain Masses other than Cavernous Malformations. Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging Jan 2017 Notes: First published: 18 January 2017. DOI: 10.1111/jon.12424.

Verma Gaurav, Mohan Suyash, Nasrallah MacLean P, Brem Steven, Lee John Y K, Chawla Sanjeev, Wang Sumei, Nagarajan Rajakumar, Thomas M Albert, Poptani Harish: Non-invasive detection of 2-hydroxyglutarate in IDH-mutated gliomas using two-dimensional localized correlation spectroscopy (2D L-COSY) at 7 Tesla. Journal of translational medicine 14(1): 274, Sep 2016.

Piazza Matthew A, Ramayya Ashwin G, Geiger Geoffrey A, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Nasrallah MacLean P, Welch William C, Ozturk Ali K: Intramedullary Recurrence of a Thoracic Meningioma-Presentation of an Unusual Case and Review of the Literature. World neurosurgery 92: 588.e17-21, Aug 2016 Notes: Case report and review.

Marsh Eric D, Nasrallah MacLean Pancoast, Walsh Caroline, Murray Kaitlin A, Nicole Sunnen C, McCoy Almedia, Golden Jeffrey A: Developmental interneuron subtype deficits after targeted loss of Arx. BMC neuroscience 17(1): 35, Jun 2016.

Nasrallah MacLean P, Pramick Michelle R, Baloch Zubair W: Images in Endocrine Pathology: Parasitic Nodule of Thyroid in Neck of Patient with Family History of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. Endocrine pathology 26(3): 273-5, Sep 2015 Notes: Case report.

Nasrallah MacLean P, Nasrallah Ilya M, Yu Gordon H: Fine-needle aspiration of superficial myxoid neurofibroma in the region of the breast. Diagnostic cytopathology 43(5): 427-31, May 2015 Notes: Case report.

Nasrallah MacLean P, Fraker Douglas L, LiVolsi Virginia A: Parathyroid carcinoma in the setting of tertiaryhyperparathyroidism after renal transplant. Endocrine pathology 25(4): 433-5, Dec 2014 Notes: Case report.

Nasrallah MacLean Pancoast, Cho Ginam, Simonet Jacqueline C, Putt Mary E, Kitamura Kunio, Golden Jeffrey A: Differential effects of a polyalanine tract expansion in Arx on neural development and gene expression. Human molecular genetics 21(5): 1090-8, Mar 2012.

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