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Christine Pham, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Rheumatology
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
VA Medical Center - St. Louis - John Cochran Division

Areas of Clinical Interest

Rheumatology, arthritis, inflammation and proteases

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  • Education
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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

VA Medical Center: John Cochran Division

915 North Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63106

Office Phone: 314-289-6335
Fax: 314-289-7007

Education

Education

B.S.: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 1981
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1989
Medical Degree: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 1985
Fellowship: Rheumatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1997

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Production of a cellular product consisting of monocytes stimulated with Sylatron<sup>®</sup> (Peginterferon alfa-2b) and Actimmune<sup>®</sup> (Interferon gamma-1b) for human use.
Green DS, Nunes AT, Tosh KW, David-Ocampo V, Fellowes VS, Ren J, Jin J, Frodigh SE, Pham C, Procter J, Tran C, Ekwede I, Khuu H, Stroncek DF, Highfill SL, Zoon KC, Annunziata CM
J Transl Med. 2019 Mar 14; 17(1)82. doi: 10.1186/s12967-019-1822-6.

PMID:
    30871636
    [PubMed - in process]
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Aggregation of ferrihydrite nanoparticles: Effects of pH, electrolytes,and organics.
Liu J, Louie SM, Pham C, Dai C, Liang D, Hu Y
Environ Res. 2019 Mar 4; 172552-560. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2019.03.008.

PMID:
    30856401
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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<i>Streptomyces</i> Volatile Compounds Influence Exploration and Microbial Community Dynamics by Altering Iron Availability.
Jones SE, Pham CA, Zambri MP, McKillip J, Carlson EE, Elliot MA
MBio. 2019 Mar 5; 10(2)pii: e00171-19. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00171-19.

PMID:
    30837334
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Systematic Review of the Outcome of Hair Transplantation in Primary Scarring Alopecia.
Ekelem C, Pham C, Atanaskova Mesinkovska N
Skin Appendage Disord. 2019 Feb; 5(2)65-71. doi: 10.1159/000492539.

PMID:
    30815438
    [PubMed]
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Recovery from tachyphylaxis of TRPV1 coincides with recycling to the surface membrane.
Tian Q, Hu J, Xie C, Mei K, Pham C, Mo X, Hepp R, Soares S, Nothias F, Wang Y, Liu Q, Cai F, Zhong B, Li D, Yao J
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Mar 12; 116(11)5170-5175. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1819635116.

PMID:
    30804201
    [PubMed - in process]
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A new species of <i>Pelodiscus</i> from northeastern Indochina (Testudines, Trionychidae).
Farkas B, Ziegler T, Pham CT, Ong AV, Fritz U
Zookeys. 2019; (824)71-86. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.824.31376.

PMID:
    30799973
    [PubMed]
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Evidence of Recent Genomic Evolution in Gonococcal Strains with Decreased Susceptibility to Cephalosporins or Azithromycin in the United States, 2014-2016.
Thomas JC, Seby S, Abrams AJ, Cartee J, Lucking S, Vidyaprakash E, Schmerer M, Pham CD, Hong J, Torrone E, St Cyr S, Shafer WM, Bernstein K, Kersh EN, Gernert KM, Antimicrobial-Resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae Working Group.
J Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 21; pii: jiz079. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz079.

PMID:
    30788502
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The role of collagenase ointment in acute burns: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Pham CH, Collier ZJ, Fang M, Howell A, Gillenwater TJ
J Wound Care. 2019 Feb 1; 28(Sup2)S9-S15. doi: 10.12968/jowc.2019.28.Sup2.S9.

PMID:
    30767636
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development of a peptide-siRNA nanocomplex targeting NF- κB for efficient cartilage delivery.
Yan H, Duan X, Pan H, Akk A, Sandell LJ, Wickline SA, Rai MF, Pham CTN
Sci Rep. 2019 Jan 24; 9(1)442. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-37018-3.

PMID:
    30679644
    [PubMed - in process]
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Granular parakeratosis in an adult female secondary to exposure to benzalkonium chloride laundry rinse.
Shen S, Pham CT, Ryan A, Bruce F
Australas J Dermatol. 2019 Jan 24; doi: 10.1111/ajd.12997.

PMID:
    30675899
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Evaluating analgesic efficacy and administration route following craniotomy in mice using the grimace scale.
Cho C, Michalidis V, Lecker I, Collymore C, Hanwell D, Loka M, Danesh M, Pham C, Urban P, Bonin RP, Martin LJ
Sci Rep. 2019 Jan 23; 9(1)359. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-36897-w.

PMID:
    30674967
    [PubMed - in process]
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The tubulin mutation database: A resource for the cytoskeleton community.
Pham CL, Morrissette NS
Cytoskeleton (Hoboken). 2019 Jan 22; doi: 10.1002/cm.21514.

PMID:
    30667171
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Removing Hydrogen Sulfide Contamination in Biogas Produced from Animal Wastes.
Pham CH, Saggar S, Berben P, Palmada T, Ross C
J Environ Qual. 2019 Jan; 48(1)32-38. doi: 10.2134/jeq2018.07.0271.

PMID:
    30640339
    [PubMed - in process]
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Trends of drowning mortality in Vietnam: evidence from the national injury mortality surveillance system.
Nguyen H, Ivers RQ, Pham C, Jagnoor J
Inj Prev. 2019 Jan 4; pii: injuryprev-2018-043030. doi: 10.1136/injuryprev-2018-043030.

PMID:
    30610010
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Surgical outcomes associated with a sutureless drainage valve implantation procedure in patients with refractory glaucoma.
Pham CN, Radcliffe NM, Vu DM
Clin Ophthalmol. 2018; 122607-2615. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S186369.

PMID:
    30587907
    [PubMed]
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In vitro activity of EDTA and TOL-463 against Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Nash EE, Henning TC, Pham CD, Pettus K, Sharpe S, Kersh EN
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 Apr; 93(4)369-371. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2018.10.021.

PMID:
    30552033
    [PubMed - in process]
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Implanted Nanosensors in Marine Organisms for Physiological Biologging: Design, Feasibility, and Species Variability.
Lee MA, Nguyen FT, Scott K, Chan NYL, Bakh NA, Jones KK, Pham C, Garcia-Salinas P, Garcia-Parraga D, Fahlman A, Marco V, Koman VB, Oliver RJ, Hopkins LW, Rubio C, Wilson RP, Meekan MG, Duarte CM, Strano MS
ACS Sens. 2019 Jan 25; 4(1)32-43. doi: 10.1021/acssensors.8b00538.

PMID:
    30525471
    [PubMed - in process]
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Viral M45 and necroptosis-associated proteins form heteromeric amyloid assemblies.
Pham CL, Shanmugam N, Strange M, O'Carroll A, Brown JW, Sierecki E, Gambin Y, Steain M, Sunde M
EMBO Rep. 2019 Feb; 20(2)pii: e46518. doi: 10.15252/embr.201846518.

PMID:
    30498077
    [PubMed - in process]
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A new species of Limnonectes (Amphibia: Anura: Dicroglossidae) from Vietnam.
Pham CT, Le MD, Ngo HT, Ziegler T, Nguyen TQ
Zootaxa. 2018 Oct 29; 4508(1)115-130. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4508.1.7.

PMID:
    30486000
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanistic Basis for Decreased Antimicrobial Susceptibility in a Clinical Isolate of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Possessing a Mosaic-Like <i>mtr</i> Efflux Pump Locus.
Rouquette-Loughlin CE, Reimche JL, Balthazar JT, Dhulipala V, Gernert KM, Kersh EN, Pham CD, Pettus K, Abrams AJ, Trees DL, St Cyr S, Shafer WM
MBio. 2018 Nov 27; 9(6)pii: e02281-18. doi: 10.1128/mBio.02281-18.

PMID:
    30482834
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Arthritis, inflammation, proteases