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Pediatrics

Amjad Horani, MD

Current Position
Instructor, Pediatrics

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Allergy
Pediatric Immunology
Pediatric Pulmonary Disease

Patients Seen At
St Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Additional Languages Spoken
Arabic, Hebrew, Basic French

Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Allergy, Immunology & Pulmonology
Campus Box 8116 , 660 S. Euclid Ave
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest

Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, Cystic Fibrosis, Asthma



Areas of Research Interest

Dr. Horani's main research interest focuses on airway epithelial cell pathogensis including primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD).



Medical Education
B.Sc., with distinction, Medical Sciences: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1999
Medical Degree: Hebrew Univesity of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel, 2004
Pediatric Residency: Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel, 2009
Advanced Fellowship: Pediatric Allery, Immunology, & Pulmonary Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital, 2014
Hospital Affiliations
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Publications
Horani, A., Brody, S. L., Ferkol, T. W., Shoseyov, D., Wasserman, M. G.,
Ta-shma, A., Wilson, K. S., Bayly, P. V., Amirav, I., Cohen-Cymberknoh, M.,
Dutcher, S. K., Elpeleg, O., Kerem, E. (2013). CCDC65 mutation causes primary
ciliary dyskinesia with normal ultrastructure and hyperkinetic cilia. PLoS One, 8
(8), e72299.

Horani, A., Ferkol, T. W., Shoseyov, D., Wasserman, M. G., Oren, Y. S., Kerem,
B., Amirav, I., Cohen-Cymberknoh, M., Dutcher, S. K., Brody, S. L., Elpeleg, O.,
Kerem, E. (2013). LRRC6 mutation causes primary ciliary dyskinesia with dynein
arm defects. PLoS One, 8 (3), e59436. 

Horani, A., Nath, A., Wasserman, M. G., Huang, T., Brody, S. L. (2013).
Rho-associated protein kinase inhibition enhances airway epithelial Basal-cell
proliferation and lentivirus transduction. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol, 49 (3), 341-7.

Ghadially, H., Horani, A., Glasner, A., Elboim, M., Gazit, R., Shoseyov, D.,
Mandelboim, O. (2013). NKp46 regulates allergic responses. Eur J Immunol, 43
(11), 3006-16. 

Horani, A., Brody, S. L., Ferkol, T. W. (2014). Picking up speed: advances in the
genetics of primary ciliary dyskinesia. Pediatr Res, 75 (1-2), 158-64.

PubMed page for Dr. Horani

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