Jason A Wertheim

  • 1052 Citations
1994 …2023
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Research Interests

My clinical interests include abdominal organ transplantation and living donation surgery. My research interests focus on developing tissue engineering and regenerative medicine based approaches for renal and hepatic replacement therapies.

Certifications and Licenses

General Surgery

Training Experience

2009Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
2011Fellowship, University of California, Los Angeles

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2004

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2002

Research interests

  • Cell Adhesion Mechanisms
  • Cell Biology
  • Cell Imaging
  • Kidney
  • Liver Disease / Pathobiology
  • Pancreatic Disorders
  • Renal Diseases
  • Transplantation

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Scaffolds Chemical Compounds
Extracellular Matrix Medicine & Life Sciences
Leukemia, Myelogenous, Chronic, BCR-ABL Positive Medicine & Life Sciences
Tissue Engineering Medicine & Life Sciences
Organ Transplantation Medicine & Life Sciences
Tissue Engineering & Materials Science
Kidney Medicine & Life Sciences
Transplants Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2011 2023

Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Omentum
Autologous Transplantation
Pancreatectomy
Pancreas
Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
Organoids
Kidney
Proteome
Proteomics
Endothelium
Extracellular Matrix
Kidney
Microvessels
Therapeutic Human Experimentation
Kidney
Kidney Diseases
Research Personnel
Therapeutics
Nanomedicine
Stem Cells
Kidney
Extracellular Matrix
Nephrons
Cell Differentiation

Research Output 1994 2019

Dual Toll-Like Receptor Targeting Liposomal Spherical Nucleic Acids

Ferrer, J. R., Wertheim, J. A. & Mirkin, C. A., Mar 20 2019, In : Bioconjugate Chemistry. 30, 3, p. 944-951 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Toll-Like Receptors
Nucleic acids
Nucleic Acids
Toll-Like Receptor 4
Oligonucleotides

Poly(Ethylene glycol)-crosslinked gelatin hydrogel substrates with conjugated bioactive peptides as basement membrane mimic for endothelial cell culture

Su, J., Satchell, S. C., Wertheim, J. A. & Shah, R. N., Jan 1 2019, Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting and Exposition 2019: The Pinnacle of Biomaterials Innovation and Excellence - Transactions of the 42nd Annual Meeting. Society for Biomaterials, 1 p. (Transactions of the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials and the Annual International Biomaterials Symposium; vol. 40).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ethylene Glycol
Hydrogel
Endothelial cells
Gelatin
Cell culture
1 Citation (Scopus)

Poly(ethylene glycol)-crosslinked gelatin hydrogel substrates with conjugated bioactive peptides influence endothelial cell behavior

Su, J., Satchell, S. C., Wertheim, J. A. & Shah, R. N., May 1 2019, In : Biomaterials. 201, p. 99-112 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethylene Glycol
Hydrogel
Endothelial cells
Gelatin
Hydrogels
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hepatic tristetraprolin promotes insulin resistance through RNA destabilization of FGF21

Sawicki, K. T., Chang, H. C., Shapiro, J. S., Bayeva, M., De Jesus, A., Finck, B. N., Wertheim, J. A., Blackshear, P. J. & Ardehali, H., Jul 12 2018, In : JCI insight. 3, 13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tristetraprolin
Insulin Resistance
RNA
Liver
High Fat Diet