Stephen R Master, MD, PhD

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Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th and Civic Center Blvd., Room 5145
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 267-426-7280
A.B. (Molecular Biology)
Princeton University , 1990.
Ph.D. (Cell and Molecular Biology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2001.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2002.
M.S.T.R. (Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

My clinical work is based within the Division of Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. I serve as Director of Central Lab Services and work within the Metabolic Laboratory. Additionally, I serve as a faculty member within the Division of Pathology Informatics.

Selected Publications

Master CL, Master SR, Wiebe DJ, Storey EP, Lockyer JE, Podolak OE, Grady MF: Vision and Vestibular System Dysfunction Predicts Prolonged Concussion Recovery in Children. Clin J Sport Med Oct 2017.

Niazi MKK, Chung JH, Heaton-Johnson KJ, Martinez D, Castellanos R, Irwin MS, Master SR, Pawel BR, Gurcan MN, Weiser DA: Advancing clinicopathologic diagnosis of high-risk neuroblastoma using computerized image analysis and proteomic profiling. Pediatr Dev Pathol Jul, 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Wertheim GB, Luskin MR, Carroll M, Master SR: Microsphere-based assessment of DNA methylation for AML prognosis. Methods Mol Biol(1633), 125-136, 2017.

Storey EP, Master SR, Lockyer JE, Podolak OE, Grady MF, Master CL: Near Point of Convergence after Concussion in Children. Optom Vis Sci 94(1): 96-100, July 2016.

Master CL, Scheiman M, Gallaway M, Goodman A, Robinson RL, Master SR, Grady MF: Vision Diagnoses are Common after Concussion in Adolescents. Clin Pediatr 55(3): 260-7, Mar 2016.

Garrigan C, Han J, Tolomeo P, Johnson KJ, Master SR, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I: Evaluation of a research use only luminex based assay for measurement of procalcitonin in serum samples. Am J Trasl Res 8(10): 4362-4369, 2016.

Luskin ML, Gimotty PA, Smith C, Loren AW, Figueroa ME, Harrison J, Sun Z Tallman MS, Paietta EM, Litzow MR, Melnick A, Levine R, Fernandez HF, Luger SM, Carroll M, Master SR *, Wertheim GBW *. : A Clinical Measure of DNA Methylation Predicts Outcome in De Novo AML. JCI Insight 1(9), 2016 Notes: Both authors contributed equally.

DiNardo CD #, Luskin MR #, Carroll M, Smith C, Harrison J, Pierce S, Kornblau S, Konopleva M, Kadia T, Katarjian H, Wertheim GM *, Master SR : Validation of a Clinical Assay of Multi-Locus DNA Methylation for Prognosis of Newly Diagnosed AML Am J Hematol 8(10): 4362-67, 2016 Notes: #Both authors contributed equally.

Arsenault PR, Heaton-Johnson KJ, Li LS, Song D, Ferreira VS, Patel N, Master SR (*), Lee FS (*): Identification of Prolyl Hydroxylation Modifications in Mammalian Cell Proteins. Proteomics 15(7): 1259-67, Apr 2015.

Wei S, Bing Z Yao Y, Master SRM: High Expression of miR-182 in Cytology Specimens of High-Grade Urothelial Cell Carcinoma: A Potential Diagnostic Marker. Acta Cytol 59(1): 109-12, Feb 2015.

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