Sarah Ann Taylor

  • 90 Citations
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Research Interests

Clinically my area of focus is in pediatric liver disease and liver transplantation. I am passionate about improving care for our patients and seek to use my research findings to advance patient care.

My primary interest in pediatric liver disease and liver transplantation is the immune mechanism of neonatal liver disease, in particular gestational alloimmune liver disease (GALD) and biliary atresia. Through clinical research on outcomes in GALD and laboratory research on the mechanism of disease, our group has made a significant impact that has advanced the care of infants and mothers affected by GALD. Currently, my active area of research is on the immune pathogenesis of biliary atresia, the leading cause of pediatric liver transplantation. I am investigating the role of macrophages in progressive liver injury in biliary atresia after diagnosis, with the ultimate goal to identify novel treatment strategies to improve patient outcomes.

My current basic science research is directed at gaining a deeper understanding of the immune mechanism of biliary atresia, in particular the role of macrophages in disease progression after diagnosis with the goal to develop new treatment strategies that will improve patient outcomes.

Training Experience

2009Internship, Montefiore Medical Center
2011Residency, Montefiore Medical Center
2014Fellowship, Columbia University Medical Center
2015Fellowship, Columbia University Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MD, New York University, School of Medicine

… → 2008

Research interests

  • Immunology
  • Liver Disease / Pathobiology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Translational Research
  • Transplantation

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Grants 2014 2019

Research Output 2011 2019

  • 90 Citations
  • 9 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Editorial
  • 1 Review article

Oligoclonal immunoglobulin repertoire in biliary remnants of biliary atresia

Taylor, S. A., Malladi, P., Pan, X., Wechsler, J. B., Hulse, K. E., Perlman, H. R. & Whitington, P. F., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 4508.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Oligoclonal Bands
Biliary Atresia
Liver Diseases
2 Citations (Scopus)

Antenatal Treatment with Intravenous Immunoglobulin to Prevent Gestational Alloimmune Liver Disease: Comparative Effectiveness of 14-Week versus 18-Week Initiation

Whitington, P. F., Kelly, S., Taylor, S. A., Nóbrega, S., Schreiber, R. A., Sokal, E. M. & Hibbard, J. U., Apr 1 2018, In : Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy. 43, 3, p. 218-225 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intravenous Immunoglobulins
Liver Diseases
Pregnancy Outcome
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bile Acids, Microbiota, and Metabolism

Taylor, S. A. & Green, R. M., Oct 1 2018, In : Hepatology. 68, 4, p. 1229-1231 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Bile Acids and Salts
1 Citation (Scopus)
Acute Liver Failure
International Normalized Ratio
1 Citation (Scopus)
Infant Mortality
Liver Diseases