Jason A Wertheim

  • 769 Citations

Personal profile

Certifications and Licenses

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

Education / Academic qualification

MD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2004

PhD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2002


  • Cell Adhesion Mechanisms
  • pathobiology
  • Liver disease
  • Pancreatic disorders
  • Renal Diseases
  • Transplantation
  • Cell Imaging
  • Kidney
  • Cell Biology

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

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Research Output 1995 2018

Residual sodium dodecyl sulfate in decellularized muscle matrices leads to fibroblast activation in vitro and foreign body response in vivo

Friedrich, E. E., Lanier, S. T., Niknam-Bienia, S., Arenas, G. A., Rajendran, D., Wertheim, J. A. & Galiano, R. D. Mar 1 2018 In : Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 12, 3, p. e1704-e1715

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zirconium sponge
Sodium dodecyl sulfate
Biocompatible Materials
Foreign Bodies
4 Citations

(Re) Building a kidney

Oxburgh, L. , Carroll, T. J. , Cleaver, O. , Gossett, D. R. , Hoshizaki, D. K. , Hubbell, J. A. , Humphreys, B. D. , Jain, S. , Jensen, J. , Kaplan, D. L. , Kesselman, C. , Ketchum, C. J. , Little, M. H. , McMahon, A. P. , Shankland, S. J. , Spence, J. R. , Valerius, M. T. , Wertheim, J. A. , Wessely, O. , Zheng, Y. & 1 others Drummond, I. A. May 1 2017 In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 28, 5, p. 1370-1378 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pluripotent Stem Cells
2 Citations
Extracellular Matrix
Cell Count

Health-Related Quality of Life Outcomes After Kidney Transplantation

Shetty, A. A., Wertheim, J. A. & Butt, Z. Jul 6 2017 Kidney Transplantation, Bioengineering, and Regeneration: Kidney Transplantation in the Regenerative Medicine Era. Elsevier Inc., p. 699-708 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Kidney Transplantation
Quality of Life
Transplantation (surgical)
18 Citations

The promise of organ and tissue preservation to transform medicine

Giwa, S. , Lewis, J. K. , Alvarez, L. , Langer, R. , Roth, A. E. , Church, G. M. , Markmann, J. F. , Sachs, D. H. , Chandraker, A. , Wertheim, J. A. , Rothblatt, M. , Boyden, E. S. , Eidbo, E. , Lee, W. P. A. , Pomahac, B. , Brandacher, G. , Weinstock, D. M. , Elliott, G. , Nelson, D. , Acker, J. P. & 22 others Uygun, K., Schmalz, B., Weegman, B. P., Tocchio, A., Fahy, G. M., Storey, K. B., Rubinsky, B., Bischof, J., Elliott, J. A. W., Woodruff, T. K., Morris, G. J., Demirci, U., Brockbank, K. G. M., Woods, E. J., Ben, R. N., Baust, J. G., Gao, D., Fuller, B., Rabin, Y., Kravitz, D. C., Taylor, M. J. & Toner, M. Jun 7 2017 In : Nature Biotechnology. 35, 6, p. 530-542 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Tissue Preservation
Organ Preservation