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Matthew B. Palmer, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Contact InformationHospital of the University of Pennsylvania
6 Founders
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Email: matthew.palmer@uphs.upenn.edu

Specialty Division

Anatomic Pathology

Education

B.S. (Zoology and Russian), Brigham Young University, 1998
Ph.D. (Biochemistry, Cell, and Developmental Biology), Emory University, 2008
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine), Emory University School of Medicine, 2008

Specialty Certification

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2012

Postgraduate Training

Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Yale-New Haven Hospital/Yale School of Medicine, 2008-2012
Fellow in Renal and Genitourinary Pathology, Department of Pathology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2012-2013

Awards and Honors

University Scholarship, Brigham Young University, 1992
Dean's List, College of Biology and Agriculture, Brigham Young University, 1996
DOE Undergraduate Research Fellowship, UC Davis, 1996
NSF Research Training Program, National Museum of Natural History, 1998
NIH Medical Scientist Training Program Fellowship, Emory University, 1999-2008
NIH Cell and Molecular Biology Training Grant, Emory University, 2005
Woodruff Scholarship, Emory University School of Medicine, 2007-2008

Memberships and Professional Organizations

College of American Pathologists, 2012 - Present
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, 2012 - Present
Renal Pathology Society, 2012 - Present
Renal Pathology Society, Education Committee, 2014 - Present

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Selected Publications

Notch pathway is activated via genetic and epigenetic alterations and is a therapeutic target in clear cell renal cancer.

Bhagat Tushar D, Zou Yiyu, Huang Shizeng, Park Jihwan, Palmer Matthew B, Hu Caroline, Li Wejuan, Shenoy Niraj, Giricz Orsolya, Choudhary Gaurav, Yu Yiting, Ko Yi-An, Izquierdo Maria C, Park Ae Seo Deok, Vallumsetla Nishanth, Laurence Remi, Lopez Robert, Suzuki Masako, Pullman James, Kaner Justin, Gartrell Benjamin, Hakimi A Ari, Greally John M, Patel Bharvin, Benhadji Karim, Pradhan Kith, Verma Amit, Susztak Katalin, The Journal of biological chemistry, 2016, PMID:27909050

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Proteasome inhibitor associated thrombotic microangiopathy.

Yui Jennifer C, Van Keer Jan, Weiss Brendan M, Waxman Adam J, Palmer Matthew B, D'Agati Vivette D, Kastritis Efstathios, Dimopoulos Meletios A, Vij Ravi, Bansal Dhruv, Dingli David, Nasr Samih H, Leung Nelson, American journal of hematology 91(9): E348-52, 2016, PMID:27286661

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Kidney Transplantation From a Donor With Sickle Cell Disease.

Rossidis A, Lim M A, Palmer M, Levine M H, Naji A, Bloom R D, Abt P L, American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, 2016, PMID:27664974

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Reproducibility of the NEPTUNE descriptor-based scoring system on whole-slide images and histologic and ultrastructural digital images.

Barisoni Laura, Troost Jonathan P, Nast Cynthia, Bagnasco Serena, Avila-Casado Carmen, Hodgin Jeffrey, Palmer Matthew, Rosenberg Avi, Gasim Adil, Liensziewski Chrysta, Merlino Lino, Chien Hui-Ping, Chang Anthony, Meehan Shane M, Gaut Joseph, Song Peter, Holzman Lawrence, Gibson Debbie, Kretzler Matthias, Gillespie Brenda W, Hewitt Stephen M, Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 2016, PMID:27102348

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Complete Remission in the Nephrotic Syndrome Study Network.

Gipson Debbie S, Troost Jonathan P, Lafayette Richard A, Hladunewich Michelle A, Trachtman Howard, Gadegbeku Crystal A, Sedor John R, Holzman Lawrence B, Moxey-Mims Marva M, Perumal Kalyani, Kaskel Frederick J, Nelson Peter J, Tuttle Katherine R, Bagnasco Serena M, Hogan Marie C, Dell Katherine M, Appel Gerald B, Lieske John C, Ilori Titilayo O, Sethna Christine B, Fervenza Fernando C, Hogan Susan L, Nachman Patrick H, Rosenberg Avi Z, Greenbaum Larry A, Meyers Kevin E C, Hewitt Stephen M, Choi Michael J, Kopp Jeffrey B, Zhdanova Olga, Hodgin Jeffrey B, Johnstone Duncan B, Adler Sharon G, Avila-Casado Carmen, Neu Alicia M, Hingorani Sangeeta R, Lemley Kevin V, Nast Cynthia C, Brady Tammy M, Barisoni-Thomas Laura, Fornoni Alessia, Jennette J Charles, Cattran Daniel C, Palmer Matthew B, Gibson Keisha L, Reich Heather N, Mokrzycki Michele H, Sambandam Kamalanathan K, Zilleruelo Gaston E, Licht Christoph, Sampson Matthew G, Song Peter, Mariani Laura H, Kretzler Matthias, Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 11(1): 81-9, 2016, PMID:26656320

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Accurate Determination of the Number of Glomeruli in Renal Biopsies

Rosenberg A*, Palmer MB*, Merlino L, Troost J, Gasim A, Bagnasco S, Avila-Casado C, Johnstone D, Hodgin J, Conway C, Gillespie B, Nast C, Barisoni L, Hewitt S, PLOS One in press(): , 2016

Cell Phenotype Transitions in Renal Fibrosis

Ledo, Nora, Susztak, Katalin, Palmer, Matthew B., Current Pathobiology Reports 4(1): 19-25, 2016

Comparison of amyloid deposition in human kidney biopsies as predictor of poor patient outcome.

Ekaterina Castano, Matthew B Palmer, Christine Vigneault, Randy Luciano, Serena Wong, Gilbert Moeckel, BMC Nephrology 16(): 64, 2015

Understanding the relationship between histopathology and renal function in hypertension and diabetes.

Palmer MB, Cohen J, Liang M, Pullen S, Susztak K, Poster presentation, American Society of Nephrology national meeting, San Diego, 2015

Quantification and localization of M2 macrophages in human kidneys with acute tubular injury.

Palmer Matthew B, Vichot Alfred A, Cantley Lloyd G, Moeckel Gilbert W, J Nephrol Renovasc Dis 7(7): 415-9, 2014, PMID:25404860

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