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David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD

Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor of Neurology
Professor, Pediatrics, Neurosurgery, and Genetics

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Neurology
Neuro Oncology
Neurofibromatosis

Board Certifications

Neurology
Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Inherited cancer syndromes of the nervous system, neurofibromatosis, NF1, NF2, familial cancer syndromes that affect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves.  Read more about neurofibromatosis at the new Washington University NF Center web site.

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Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: Second Floor, Suite D
Office Phone: 314-454-6120
Fax: 314-454-2523

Education

Education

Fellowship: Human Molecular Genetics, University of Michigan Medical Center 1993
Residency: Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 1990
Medical Degree: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1986
Ph.D.: Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1984
M.S.: Human Genetics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1980

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Whole tumor RNA-sequencing and deconvolution reveal a clinically-prognostic PTEN/PI3K-regulated glioma transcriptional signature.
Pan Y, Bush EC, Toonen JA, Ma Y, Solga AC, Sims PA, Gutmann DH
Oncotarget. 2017 Aug 8; 8(32)52474-52487. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17193.

PMID:
    28881745
    [PubMed]
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Neurodevelopmental disorders in children with neurofibromatosis type 1.
Vogel AC, Gutmann DH, Morris SM
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2017 Aug 27; doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13526.

PMID:
    28845518
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Characterization of early communicative behavior in mouse models of neurofibromatosis type 1.
Maloney SE, Chandler KC, Anastasaki C, Rieger MA, Gutmann DH, Dougherty JD
Autism Res. 2017 Aug 26; doi: 10.1002/aur.1853.

PMID:
    28842941
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The Tropism of Pleiotrophin: Orchestrating Glioma Brain Invasion.
Gutmann DH
Cell. 2017 Aug 24; 170(5)821-822. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.08.011.

PMID:
    28841413
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Optic Pathway Gliomas in Neurofibromatosis Type 1: An Update: Surveillance, Treatment Indications, and Biomarkers of Vision.
de Blank PMK, Fisher MJ, Liu GT, Gutmann DH, Listernick R, Ferner RE, Avery RA
J Neuroophthalmol. 2017 Sep; 37 Suppl 1S23-S32. doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000000550.

PMID:
    28806346
    [PubMed - in process]
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Updated nomenclature for human and mouse neurofibromatosis type 1 genes.
Anastasaki C, Le LQ, Kesterson RA, Gutmann DH
Neurol Genet. 2017 Aug; 3(4)e169. doi: 10.1212/NXG.0000000000000169.

PMID:
    28804759
    [PubMed]
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The power of the few.
Chen R, Pan Y, Gutmann DH
Genes Dev. 2017 Jun 15; 31(12)1177-1179. doi: 10.1101/gad.303453.117.

PMID:
    28765159
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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CNS Tumors in Neurofibromatosis.
Campian J, Gutmann DH
J Clin Oncol. 2017 Jul 20; 35(21)2378-2385. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2016.71.7199.

PMID:
    28640700
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Caddyshack therapeutics: overcoming glioblastoma adaptation.
Gutmann DH
Neuro Oncol. 2017 Jun 16; doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nox096.

PMID:
    28637259
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Oligodendroglial myelination requires astrocyte-derived lipids.
Camargo N, Goudriaan A, van Deijk AF, Otte WM, Brouwers JF, Lodder H, Gutmann DH, Nave KA, Dijkhuizen RM, Mansvelder HD, Chrast R, Smit AB, Verheijen MHG
PLoS Biol. 2017 May; 15(5)e1002605. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002605.

PMID:
    28549068
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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KIR2DL5 mutation and loss underlies sporadic dermal neurofibroma pathogenesis and growth.
Anastasaki C, Dahiya S, Gutmann DH
Oncotarget. 2017 Jul 18; 8(29)47574-47585. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17736.

PMID:
    28548933
    [PubMed - in process]
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The cell of origin dictates the temporal course of neurofibromatosis-1 (Nf1) low-grade glioma formation.
Solga AC, Toonen JA, Pan Y, Cimino PJ, Ma Y, Castillon GA, Gianino SM, Ellisman MH, Lee DY, Gutmann DH
Oncotarget. 2017 Jul 18; 8(29)47206-47215. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17589.

PMID:
    28525381
    [PubMed - in process]
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Using Epigenetic Reprogramming to Treat Pediatric Brain Cancer.
Chheda MG, Gutmann DH
Cancer Cell. 2017 May 8; 31(5)609-611. doi: 10.1016/j.ccell.2017.04.008.

PMID:
    28486100
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Increased Tissue Stiffness in Tumors from Mice with Neurofibromatosis-1 Optic Glioma.
Walter C, Crawford L, Lai M, Toonen JA, Pan Y, Sakiyama-Elbert S, Gutmann DH, Pathak A
Biophys J. 2017 Apr 25; 112(8)1535-1538. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2017.03.017.

PMID:
    28445745
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The path forward: 2015 International Children's Tumor Foundation conference on neurofibromatosis type 1, type 2, and schwannomatosis.
Blakeley JO, Bakker A, Barker A, Clapp W, Ferner R, Fisher MJ, Giovannini M, Gutmann DH, Karajannis MA, Kissil JL, Legius E, Lloyd AC, Packer RJ, Ramesh V, Riccardi VM, Stevenson DA, Ullrich NJ, Upadhyaya M, Stemmer-Rachamimov A
Am J Med Genet A. 2017 Jun; 173(6)1714-1721. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.38239.

PMID:
    28436162
    [PubMed - in process]
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MicroRNA Profiling Reveals Marker of Motor Neuron Disease in ALS Models.
Hoye ML, Koval ED, Wegener AJ, Hyman TS, Yang C, O'Brien DR, Miller RL, Cole T, Schoch KM, Shen T, Kunikata T, Richard JP, Gutmann DH, Maragakis NJ, Kordasiewicz HB, Dougherty JD, Miller TM
J Neurosci. 2017 May 31; 37(22)5574-5586. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3582-16.2017.

PMID:
    28416596
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Human stem cell modeling in neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1).
Wegscheid ML, Anastasaki C, Gutmann DH
Exp Neurol. 2017 Apr 6; pii: S0014-4886(17)30094-8. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2017.04.001.

PMID:
    28392281
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Ccl5 establishes an autocrine high-grade glioma growth regulatory circuit critical for mesenchymal glioblastoma survival.
Pan Y, Smithson LJ, Ma Y, Hambardzumyan D, Gutmann DH
Oncotarget. 2017 May 16; 8(20)32977-32989. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16516.

PMID:
    28380429
    [PubMed - in process]
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A multi-institutional study of brainstem gliomas in children with neurofibromatosis type 1.
Mahdi J, Shah AC, Sato A, Morris SM, McKinstry RC, Listernick R, Packer RJ, Fisher MJ, Gutmann DH
Neurology. 2017 Apr 18; 88(16)1584-1589. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003881.

PMID:
    28330960
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cellular and Molecular Identity of Tumor-Associated Macrophages in Glioblastoma.
Chen Z, Feng X, Herting CJ, Garcia VA, Nie K, Pong WW, Rasmussen R, Dwivedi B, Seby S, Wolf SA, Gutmann DH, Hambardzumyan D
Cancer Res. 2017 May 1; 77(9)2266-2278. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16-2310.

PMID:
    28235764
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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