The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 34th & Civic Center Blvd.

Bone and mineral metabolism; genetic control of parathyroid cell development and growth; imprinting mechanisms and their influence on phenotypic variation.

Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008– present)
Professor of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2009– present)
M.D., Drexel University (formerly Hahnemann) College of Medicine, Philadelpia, PA (1976)
A.B., Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ (1972)
Selected Publications
Li Qiaoli, Brodsky Jill L, Conlin Laura K, Pawel Bruce, Glatz Andrew C, Gafni Rachel I, Schurgers Leon, Uitto Jouni, Hakonarson Hakon, Deardorff Matthew A, Levine Michael A. Mutations in the ABCC6 Gene as a Cause of Generalized Arterial Calcification of Infancy-Genotypic Overlap with Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum.. The Journal of investigative dermatology. 2013 Sep.
Levine Michael A. An update on the clinical and molecular characteristics of pseudohypoparathyroidism.. Current opinion in endocrinology, diabetes, and obesity. Vol 19(6) . 2012 Dec:443-51.
Roizen Jeffrey, Levine Michael A. Primary hyperparathyroidism in children and adolescents.. Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA. Vol 75(9) . 2012 Sep:425-34.
Fan Chun, Gaivin Robert J, Marth Thomas A, Willard Belinda, Levine Michael A, Lietman Steven A. Cloning and characterization of the human SH3BP2 promoter.. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. Vol 425(1) . 2012 Jul:25-32.
Reichenberger Ernst J, Levine Michael A, Olsen Bjorn R, Papadaki Maria E, Lietman Steven A. The role of SH3BP2 in the pathophysiology of cherubism.. Orphanet journal of rare diseases. Vol 7 Suppl 1. 2012 May:S5.
Imteyaz Hejab, Karnsakul Wikrom, Levine Michael A, Burrows Patricia E, Benson Jane, Hsu Stephanie, Schwarz Kathleen B. Unusual case of hypothyroidism in an infant with hepatic hemangioma.. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. Vol 54(5) . 2012 May:692-5.
Shepherd J A, Fan B, Lu Y, Wu X P, Wacker W K, Ergun D L, Levine M A. A multinational study to develop universal standardization of whole body bone density and composition using GE Healthcare Lunar and Hologic DXA systems.. Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research. 2012 May.
Papadaki Maria E, Lietman Steven A, Levine Michael A, Olsen Bjorn R, Kaban Leonard B, Reichenberger Ernst J. Cherubism: best clinical practice.. Orphanet journal of rare diseases. Vol 7 Suppl 1. 2012 May:S6.
Punn, Anu. Chen, Jing. Delidaki, Maria. Tang, Jiyou. Liapakis, George. Lehnert, Hendrik. Levine, Michael A. Grammatopoulos, Dimitris K.. Mapping structural determinants within third intracellular loop that direct signaling specificity of type 1 corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor.. Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol 287(12) . 2012 Mar 16:8974-85.
Danzig Jennifer, Levine Michael A. A novel intronic mutation in SHOX causes short stature by disrupting a splice acceptor site: direct demonstration of aberrant splicing by expression of a minigene in HEK-293T cells.. Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. Vol 25(9-10) . 2012:889-95.