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Arthur Z. Eisen, MD

Winfred and Emma Showman Professor, Medicine
Division of Dermatology

Specialty Areas

Dermatology

Board Certifications

Dermatology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital
VA Medical Center - St. Louis

Areas of Clinical Interest

General dermatology

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital Campus

969 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: 220
Floor: 2
Office Phone: 314-996-8010

Education

Education

Resident and Fellow: Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 1962
Residency: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY 1959
Medical Degree: University Of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1957
B.A.: University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 1951

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Cutaneous angiosarcoma of the knee: a case report and review of the literature.
Lee BA, Wanat KA, Eisen AZ
Cutis. 2009 Feb; 83(2)91-4.

PMID:
    19326694
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Erythromelalgia of the ears: an unusual variant and response to therapy.
Berk DR, Eisen AZ
J Drugs Dermatol. 2008 Mar; 7(3)285-7.

PMID:
    18380211
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Circumscribed acral hypokeratosis.
Berk DR, Böer A, Bauschard FD, Hurt MA, Santa-Cruz DJ, Eisen AZ
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2007 Aug; 57(2)292-6.

PMID:
    17412452
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Basement membrane zone remodeling during appendageal development in human fetal skin. The absence of type VII collagen is associated with gelatinase-A (MMP2) activity.
Karelina TV, Bannikov GA, Eisen AZ
J Invest Dermatol. 2000 Feb; 114(2)371-5.

PMID:
    10652000
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Native type I collagen is not a substrate for MMP2 (gelatinase A)
Seltzre JL, Eisen AZ
J Invest Dermatol. 1999 Jun; 112(6)993-4.

PMID:
    10383752
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-9 type IV collagenase/gelatinase implicated in the pathogenesis of Sjögren's syndrome.
Konttinen YT, Halinen S, Hanemaaijer R, Sorsa T, Hietanen J, Ceponis A, Xu JW, Manthorpe R, Whittington J, Larsson A, Salo T, Kjeldsen L, Stenman UH, Eisen AZ
Matrix Biol. 1998 Oct; 17(5)335-47.

PMID:
    9822200
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Protein tyrosine phosphorylation in signalling pathways leading to the activation of gelatinase A: activation of gelatinase A by treatment with the protein tyrosine phosphatase inhibitor sodium orthovanadate.
Li L, Eisen AZ, Sturman E, Seltzer JL
Biochim Biophys Acta. 1998 Oct 21; 1405(1-3)110-20.

PMID:
    9784619
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Interstitial collagenase and the ED-B oncofetal domain of fibronectin are markers of angiogenesis in human skin tumors.
Karelina TV, Eisen AZ
Cancer Detect Prev. 1998; 22(5)438-44.

PMID:
    9727625
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Activation of gelatinase A (72-kDa type IV collagenase) induced by monensin in normal human fibroblasts.
Li L, Akers K, Eisen AZ, Seltzer JL
Exp Cell Res. 1997 May 1; 232(2)322-30.

PMID:
    9168808
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intracellular activation of gelatinase A (72-kDa type IV collagenase) by normal fibroblasts.
Lee AY, Akers KT, Collier M, Li L, Eisen AZ, Seltzer JL
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997 Apr 29; 94(9)4424-9.

PMID:
    9114005
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of cleavage site specificity of gelatinases A and B using collagenous peptides.
Xia T, Akers K, Eisen AZ, Seltzer JL
Biochim Biophys Acta. 1996 Apr 16; 1293(2)259-66.

PMID:
    8620038
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Matrix metalloproteinases in blood vessel development in human fetal skin and in cutaneous tumors.
Karelina TV, Goldberg GI, Eisen AZ
J Invest Dermatol. 1995 Sep; 105(3)411-7.

PMID:
    7545202
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Collagenase in Sjögren's syndrome.
Konttinen YT, Kangaspunta P, Lindy O, Takagi M, Sorsa T, Segerberg M, Tschesche H, Eisen AZ
Ann Rheum Dis. 1994 Dec; 53(12)836-9.

PMID:
    7864694
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Matrilysin (PUMP) correlates with dermal invasion during appendageal development and cutaneous neoplasia.
Karelina TV, Goldberg GI, Eisen AZ
J Invest Dermatol. 1994 Oct; 103(4)482-7.

PMID:
    7930671
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Activation of 72-kDa type IV collagenase/gelatinase by normal fibroblasts in collagen lattices is mediated by integrin receptors but is not related to lattice contraction.
Seltzer JL, Lee AY, Akers KT, Sudbeck B, Southon EA, Wayner EA, Eisen AZ
Exp Cell Res. 1994 Aug; 213(2)365-74.

PMID:
    7519563
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extracellular matrix metalloproteinases around loose total hip prostheses.
Takagi M, Konttinen YT, Santavirta S, Sorsa T, Eisen AZ, Nordsletten L, Suda A
Acta Orthop Scand. 1994 Jun; 65(3)281-6.

PMID:
    8042479
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role of mesenchymal collagenase in the loosening of total hip prosthesis.
Santavirta S, Sorsa T, Konttinen YT, Saari H, Eskola A, Eisen AZ
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1993 May; (290)206-15.

PMID:
    8472451
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Localization of 92-kDa type IV collagenase in human skin tumors: comparison with normal human fetal and adult skin.
Karelina TV, Hruza GJ, Goldberg GI, Eisen AZ
J Invest Dermatol. 1993 Feb; 100(2)159-65.

PMID:
    8429238
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Expression of 92-kDa type IV collagenase mRNA by eosinophils associated with basal cell carcinoma.
Ståhle-Bäckdahl M, Sudbeck BD, Eisen AZ, Welgus HG, Parks WC
J Invest Dermatol. 1992 Oct; 99(4)497-503.

PMID:
    1402008
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Primary structure and function of stromelysin/transin in cartilage matrix turnover.
Wilhelm SM, Wunderlich D, Maniglia CA, Eisen AZ, Goldberg GI
Matrix Suppl. 1992; 137-44.

PMID:
    1480063
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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