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Amar Jayprakash Majmundar, M.D.,Ph.D.

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Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA2020Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship
Boston Children's Hospital and Boston Medical Center, Boston Combined Residency Program, Boston, MA2016General Pediatrics Residency
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PAM.D. 2013Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine , Philadelphia, PAPh.D.2012Cell and Molecular Biology, Stem Cell Biology
Temple University, Philadelphia, PAB.S.2004Biology

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  1. Mann N, Kause F, Henze EK, Gharpure A, Shril S, Connaughton DM, Nakayama M, Klämbt V, Majmundar AJ, Wu CW, Kolvenbach CM, Dai R, Chen J, van der Ven AT, Ityel H, Tooley MJ, Kari JA, Bownass L, El Desoky S, De Franco E, Shalaby M, Tasic V, Bauer SB, Lee RS, Beckel JM, Yu W, Mane SM, Lifton RP, Reutter H, Ellard S, Hibbs RE, Kawate T, Hildebrandt F. CAKUT and Autonomic Dysfunction Caused by Acetylcholine Receptor Mutations. Am J Hum Genet. 2019 12 05; 105(6):1286-1293. PMID: 31708116.
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  2. Jobst-Schwan T, Klämbt V, Tarsio M, Heneghan JF, Majmundar AJ, Shril S, Buerger F, Ottlewski I, Shmukler BE, Topaloglu R, Hashmi S, Hafeez F, Emma F, Greco M, Laube GF, Fathy HM, Pohl M, Gellermann J, Milosevic D, Baum MA, Mane S, Lifton RP, Kane PM, Alper SL, Hildebrandt F. Whole exome sequencing identified ATP6V1C2 as a novel candidate gene for recessive distal renal tubular acidosis. Kidney Int. 2020 Mar; 97(3):567-579. PMID: 31959358.
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  3. Tirosh I, Spielman S, Barel O, Ram R, Stauber T, Paret G, Rubinsthein M, Pessach IM, Gerstein M, Anikster Y, Shukrun R, Dagan A, Adler K, Pode-Shakked B, Volkov A, Perelman M, Greenberger S, Somech R, Lahav E, Majmundar AJ, Padeh S, Hildebrandt F, Vivante A. Whole exome sequencing in childhood-onset lupus frequently detects single gene etiologies. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2019 Jul 30; 17(1):52. PMID: 31362757.
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  4. Solanki AK, Widmeier E, Arif E, Sharma S, Daga A, Srivastava P, Kwon SH, Hugo H, Nakayama M, Mann N, Majmundar AJ, Tan W, Gee HY, Sadowski CE, Rinat C, Becker-Cohen R, Bergmann C, Rosen S, Somers M, Shril S, Huber TB, Mane S, Hildebrandt F, Nihalani D. Mutations in KIRREL1, a slit diaphragm component, cause steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome. Kidney Int. 2019 10; 96(4):883-889. PMID: 31472902.
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  5. Kitzler TM, Schneider R, Kohl S, Kolvenbach CM, Connaughton DM, Dai R, Mann N, Nakayama M, Majmundar AJ, Wu CW, Kari JA, El Desoky SM, Senguttuvan P, Bogdanovic R, Stajic N, Valivullah Z, Lek M, Mane S, Lifton RP, Tasic V, Shril S, Hildebrandt F. COL4A1 mutations as a potential novel cause of autosomal dominant CAKUT in humans. Hum Genet. 2019 Oct; 138(10):1105-1115. PMID: 31230195.
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  6. Jobst-Schwan T, Hoogstraten CA, Kolvenbach CM, Schmidt JM, Kolb A, Eddy K, Schneider R, Ashraf S, Widmeier E, Majmundar AJ, Hildebrandt F. Corticosteroid treatment exacerbates nephrotic syndrome in a zebrafish model of magi2a knockout. Kidney Int. 2019 05; 95(5):1079-1090. PMID: 31010479.
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  7. Schapiro D, Daga A, Lawson JA, Majmundar AJ, Lovric S, Tan W, Warejko JK, Fessi I, Rao J, Airik M, Gee HY, Schneider R, Widmeier E, Hermle T, Ashraf S, Jobst-Schwan T, van der Ven AT, Nakayama M, Shril S, Braun DA, Hildebrandt F. Panel sequencing distinguishes monogenic forms of nephritis from nephrosis in children. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2019 03 01; 34(3):474-485. PMID: 30295827.
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  8. Braun DA, Warejko JK, Ashraf S, Tan W, Daga A, Schneider R, Hermle T, Jobst-Schwan T, Widmeier E, Majmundar AJ, Nakayama M, Schapiro D, Rao J, Schmidt JM, Hoogstraten CA, Hugo H, Bakkaloglu SA, Kari JA, El Desoky S, Daouk G, Mane S, Lifton RP, Shril S, Hildebrandt F. Genetic variants in the LAMA5 gene in pediatric nephrotic syndrome. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2019 03 01; 34(3):485-493. PMID: 29534211.
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  9. Amar A, Majmundar AJ, Ullah I, Afzal A, Braun DA, Shril S, Daga A, Jobst-Schwan T, Ahmad M, Sayer JA, Gee HY, Halbritter J, Knöpfel T, Hernando N, Werner A, Wagner C, Khaliq S, Hildebrandt F. Gene panel sequencing identifies a likely monogenic cause in 7% of 235 Pakistani families with nephrolithiasis. Hum Genet. 2019 Mar; 138(3):211-219. PMID: 30778725.
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  10. Mann N, Braun DA, Amann K, Tan W, Shril S, Connaughton DM, Nakayama M, Schneider R, Kitzler TM, van der Ven AT, Chen J, Ityel H, Vivante A, Majmundar AJ, Daga A, Warejko JK, Lovric S, Ashraf S, Jobst-Schwan T, Widmeier E, Hugo H, Mane SM, Spaneas L, Somers MJG, Ferguson MA, Traum AZ, Stein DR, Baum MA, Daouk GH, Lifton RP, Manzi S, Vakili K, Kim HB, Rodig NM, Hildebrandt F. Whole-Exome Sequencing Enables a Precision Medicine Approach for Kidney Transplant Recipients. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2019 02; 30(2):201-215. PMID: 30655312.
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  11. Braun DA, Lovric S, Schapiro D, Schneider R, Marquez J, Asif M, Hussain MS, Daga A, Widmeier E, Rao J, Ashraf S, Tan W, Lusk CP, Kolb A, Jobst-Schwan T, Schmidt JM, Hoogstraten CA, Eddy K, Kitzler TM, Shril S, Moawia A, Schrage K, Khayyat AIA, Lawson JA, Gee HY, Warejko JK, Hermle T, Majmundar AJ, Hugo H, Budde B, Motameny S, Altmüller J, Noegel AA, Fathy HM, Gale DP, Waseem SS, Khan A, Kerecuk L, Hashmi S, Mohebbi N, Ettenger R, Serdaroglu E, Alhasan KA, Hashem M, Goncalves S, Ariceta G, Ubetagoyena M, Antonin W, Baig SM, Alkuraya FS, Shen Q, Xu H, Antignac C, Lifton RP, Mane S, Nürnberg P, Khokha MK, Hildebrandt F. Mutations in multiple components of the nuclear pore complex cause nephrotic syndrome. J Clin Invest. 2018 10 01; 128(10):4313-4328. PMID: 30179222.
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  12. van der Ven AT, Connaughton DM, Ityel H, Mann N, Nakayama M, Chen J, Vivante A, Hwang DY, Schulz J, Braun DA, Schmidt JM, Schapiro D, Schneider R, Warejko JK, Daga A, Majmundar AJ, Tan W, Jobst-Schwan T, Hermle T, Widmeier E, Ashraf S, Amar A, Hoogstraaten CA, Hugo H, Kitzler TM, Kause F, Kolvenbach CM, Dai R, Spaneas L, Amann K, Stein DR, Baum MA, Somers MJG, Rodig NM, Ferguson MA, Traum AZ, Daouk GH, Bogdanovic R, Stajic N, Soliman NA, Kari JA, El Desoky S, Fathy HM, Milosevic D, Al-Saffar M, Awad HS, Eid LA, Selvin A, Senguttuvan P, Sanna-Cherchi S, Rehm HL, MacArthur DG, Lek M, Laricchia KM, Wilson MW, Mane SM, Lifton RP, Lee RS, Bauer SB, Lu W, Reutter HM, Tasic V, Shril S, Hildebrandt F. Whole-Exome Sequencing Identifies Causative Mutations in Families with Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 09; 29(9):2348-2361. PMID: 30143558.
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  13. Braun DA, Shril S, Sinha A, Schneider R, Tan W, Ashraf S, Hermle T, Jobst-Schwan T, Widmeier E, Majmundar AJ, Daga A, Warejko JK, Nakayama M, Schapiro D, Chen J, Airik M, Rao J, Schmidt JM, Hoogstraten CA, Hugo H, Meena J, Lek M, Laricchia KM, Bagga A, Hildebrandt F. Mutations in WDR4 as a new cause of Galloway-Mowat syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2018 11; 176(11):2460-2465. PMID: 30079490.
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  14. Hermle T, Schneider R, Schapiro D, Braun DA, van der Ven AT, Warejko JK, Daga A, Widmeier E, Nakayama M, Jobst-Schwan T, Majmundar AJ, Ashraf S, Rao J, Finn LS, Tasic V, Hernandez JD, Bagga A, Jalalah SM, El Desoky S, Kari JA, Laricchia KM, Lek M, Rehm HL, MacArthur DG, Mane S, Lifton RP, Shril S, Hildebrandt F. GAPVD1 and ANKFY1 Mutations Implicate RAB5 Regulation in Nephrotic Syndrome. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 08; 29(8):2123-2138. PMID: 29959197.
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  15. Ashraf S, Kudo H, Rao J, Kikuchi A, Widmeier E, Lawson JA, Tan W, Hermle T, Warejko JK, Shril S, Airik M, Jobst-Schwan T, Lovric S, Braun DA, Gee HY, Schapiro D, Majmundar AJ, Sadowski CE, Pabst WL, Daga A, van der Ven AT, Schmidt JM, Low BC, Gupta AB, Tripathi BK, Wong J, Campbell K, Metcalfe K, Schanze D, Niihori T, Kaito H, Nozu K, Tsukaguchi H, Tanaka R, Hamahira K, Kobayashi Y, Takizawa T, Funayama R, Nakayama K, Aoki Y, Kumagai N, Iijima K, Fehrenbach H, Kari JA, El Desoky S, Jalalah S, Bogdanovic R, Stajic N, Zappel H, Rakhmetova A, Wassmer SR, Jungraithmayr T, Strehlau J, Kumar AS, Bagga A, Soliman NA, Mane SM, Kaufman L, Lowy DR, Jairajpuri MA, Lifton RP, Pei Y, Zenker M, Kure S, Hildebrandt F. Mutations in six nephrosis genes delineate a pathogenic pathway amenable to treatment. Nat Commun. 2018 05 17; 9(1):1960. PMID: 29773874.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  16. Jobst-Schwan T, Schmidt JM, Schneider R, Hoogstraten CA, Ullmann JFP, Schapiro D, Majmundar AJ, Kolb A, Eddy K, Shril S, Braun DA, Poduri A, Hildebrandt F. Acute multi-sgRNA knockdown of KEOPS complex genes reproduces the microcephaly phenotype of the stable knockout zebrafish model. PLoS One. 2018; 13(1):e0191503. PMID: 29346415.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  17. Warejko JK, Tan W, Daga A, Schapiro D, Lawson JA, Shril S, Lovric S, Ashraf S, Rao J, Hermle T, Jobst-Schwan T, Widmeier E, Majmundar AJ, Schneider R, Gee HY, Schmidt JM, Vivante A, van der Ven AT, Ityel H, Chen J, Sadowski CE, Kohl S, Pabst WL, Nakayama M, Somers MJG, Rodig NM, Daouk G, Baum M, Stein DR, Ferguson MA, Traum AZ, Soliman NA, Kari JA, El Desoky S, Fathy H, Zenker M, Bakkaloglu SA, Müller D, Noyan A, Ozaltin F, Cadnapaphornchai MA, Hashmi S, Hopcian J, Kopp JB, Benador N, Bockenhauer D, Bogdanovic R, Stajic N, Chernin G, Ettenger R, Fehrenbach H, Kemper M, Munarriz RL, Podracka L, Büscher R, Serdaroglu E, Tasic V, Mane S, Lifton RP, Braun DA, Hildebrandt F. Whole Exome Sequencing of Patients with Steroid-Resistant Nephrotic Syndrome. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 01 06; 13(1):53-62. PMID: 29127259.
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  18. Daga A, Majmundar AJ, Braun DA, Gee HY, Lawson JA, Shril S, Jobst-Schwan T, Vivante A, Schapiro D, Tan W, Warejko JK, Widmeier E, Nelson CP, Fathy HM, Gucev Z, Soliman NA, Hashmi S, Halbritter J, Halty M, Kari JA, El-Desoky S, Ferguson MA, Somers MJG, Traum AZ, Stein DR, Daouk GH, Rodig NM, Katz A, Hanna C, Schwaderer AL, Sayer JA, Wassner AJ, Mane S, Lifton RP, Milosevic D, Tasic V, Baum MA, Hildebrandt F. Whole exome sequencing frequently detects a monogenic cause in early onset nephrolithiasis and nephrocalcinosis. Kidney Int. 2018 01; 93(1):204-213. PMID: 28893421.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  19. Majmundar AJ, Lee DS, Skuli N, Mesquita RC, Kim MN, Yodh AG, Nguyen-McCarty M, Li B, Simon MC. HIF modulation of Wnt signaling regulates skeletal myogenesis in vivo. Development. 2015 Jul 15; 142(14):2405-12. PMID: 26153230.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  20. Skuli N, Majmundar AJ, Krock BL, Mesquita RC, Mathew LK, Quinn ZL, Runge A, Liu L, Kim MN, Liang J, Schenkel S, Yodh AG, Keith B, Simon MC. Endothelial HIF-2a regulates murine pathological angiogenesis and revascularization processes. J Clin Invest. 2012 Apr; 122(4):1427-43. PMID: 22426208.
    Citations: 67     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  21. Majmundar AJ, Skuli N, Mesquita RC, Kim MN, Yodh AG, Nguyen-McCarty M, Simon MC. O(2) regulates skeletal muscle progenitor differentiation through phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/AKT signaling. Mol Cell Biol. 2012 Jan; 32(1):36-49. PMID: 22006022.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  22. Majmundar AJ, Wong WJ, Simon MC. Hypoxia-inducible factors and the response to hypoxic stress. Mol Cell. 2010 Oct 22; 40(2):294-309. PMID: 20965423.
    Citations: 490     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  23. Mesquita RC, Skuli N, Kim MN, Liang J, Schenkel S, Majmundar AJ, Simon MC, Yodh AG. Hemodynamic and metabolic diffuse optical monitoring in a mouse model of hindlimb ischemia. Biomed Opt Express. 2010 Oct 15; 1(4):1173-1187. PMID: 21258539.
    Citations: 27     
  24. Bertout JA, Majmundar AJ, Gordan JD, Lam JC, Ditsworth D, Keith B, Brown EJ, Nathanson KL, Simon MC. HIF2alpha inhibition promotes p53 pathway activity, tumor cell death, and radiation responses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Aug 25; 106(34):14391-6. PMID: 19706526.
    Citations: 57     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  25. Howard JH, Frolov A, Tzeng CW, Stewart A, Midzak A, Majmundar A, Godwin A, Heslin M, Bellacosa A, Arnoletti JP. Epigenetic downregulation of the DNA repair gene MED1/MBD4 in colorectal and ovarian cancer. Cancer Biol Ther. 2009 Jan; 8(1):94-100. PMID: 19127118.
    Citations: 18     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  26. Logani MK, Bhanushali A, Anga A, Majmundar A, Szabo I, Ziskin MC. Combined millimeter wave and cyclophosphamide therapy of an experimental murine melanoma. Bioelectromagnetics. 2004 Oct; 25(7):516-23. PMID: 15376243.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Animals
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