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Gregory A. Storch, MD

Ruth L. Siteman Professor of Pediatrics
Professor, Medicine and Molecular Microbiology
Chief, Division of Pediatric Laboratory Medicine
Medical Director, Clinical Laboratories, St. Louis Children's Hospital
Medical Director, Project ARK (AIDS Resources and Knowledge)

Specialty Areas

Infectious Diseases
Pediatric Infectious Disease

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric infectious diseases, viral infections, diagnosis of infectious diseases

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 11th Floor
Office Phone: 314-454-6050
Fax: 314-454-2836

Education

Education

Fellowship: Clinical & Research, Infectious Diseases, Washinton Univ. School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1981
Residency: Internal Medicine, Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 1976
Medical Degree: New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 1973
B.A.: Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 1969

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Risk and outcomes of pulmonary fungal infection after pediatric lung transplantation.
Ammerman E, Sweet SC, Fenchel M, Storch GA, Conrad C, Hayes D Jr, Faro A, Goldfarb S, Melicoff E, Schecter M, Visner G, Williams NM, Danziger-Isakov L
Clin Transplant. 2017 Nov; 31(11)doi: 10.1111/ctr.13100.

PMID:
    28871606
    [PubMed - in process]
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Association of Antibiotics, Airway Microbiome, and Inflammation in Infants with Cystic Fibrosis.
Pittman JE, Wylie KM, Akers K, Storch GA, Hatch J, Quante J, Frayman KB, Clarke N, Davis M, Stick SM, Hall GL, Montgomery G, Ranganathan S, Davis SD, Ferkol TW, Australian Respiratory Early Surveillance Team for Cystic Fibrosis.
Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Oct; 14(10)1548-1555. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201702-121OC.

PMID:
    28708417
    [PubMed - in process]
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Epstein-Barr viral loads do not predict post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric lung transplant recipients: A multicenter prospective cohort study.
Parrish A, Fenchel M, Storch GA, Buller R, Mason S, Williams N, Ikle D, Conrad C, Faro A, Goldfarb S, Hayes D Jr, Melicoff-Portillo E, Schecter M, Visner G, Sweet S, Danziger-Isakov L, Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation in Children (CTOTC-03).
Pediatr Transplant. 2017 Sep; 21(6)doi: 10.1111/petr.13011.

PMID:
    28639398
    [PubMed - in process]
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The lower airway microbiota in early cystic fibrosis lung disease: a longitudinal analysis.
Frayman KB, Armstrong DS, Carzino R, Ferkol TW, Grimwood K, Storch GA, Teo SM, Wylie KM, Ranganathan SC
Thorax. 2017 Dec; 72(12)1104-1112. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2016-209279.

PMID:
    28280235
    [PubMed - in process]
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Genome Sequence of Enterovirus D68 from St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 2016.
Wylie KM, Wylie TN, Storch GA
Genome Announc. 2017 Mar 2; 5(9)pii: e01630-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01630-16.

PMID:
    28254971
    [PubMed]
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Case-Control Assessment of the Roles of Noroviruses, Human Bocaviruses 2, 3, and 4, and Novel Polyomaviruses and Astroviruses in Acute Childhood Diarrhea.
Melamed R, Storch GA, Holtz LR, Klein EJ, Herrin B, Tarr PI, Denno DM
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2017 Sep 1; 6(3)e49-e54. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piw083.

PMID:
    28186546
    [PubMed - in process]
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Resurgence of Rotavirus Genotype G12 in St. Louis During the 2014-2015 Rotavirus Season.
Wylie KM, Stanley KM, TeKippe EM, Mihindukulasuriya K, Storch GA
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Dec 17; pii: piw065.

PMID:
    27988496
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Tissue polymerase chain reaction for the diagnosis of cytomegalovirus disease after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation.
Rashidi A, Vij KR, Buller RS, Wylie KM, Storch GA, DiPersio JF
Am J Hematol. 2017 Feb; 92(2)E19-E20. doi: 10.1002/ajh.24609.

PMID:
    27859620
    [PubMed - in process]
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Polyomavirus Reactivation and Immune Responses to Kidney-Specific Self-Antigens in Transplantation.
Seifert ME, Gunasekaran M, Horwedel TA, Daloul R, Storch GA, Mohanakumar T, Brennan DC
J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Apr; 28(4)1314-1325. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2016030285.

PMID:
    27821629
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Azithromycin therapy during respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis: Upper airway microbiome alterations and subsequent recurrent wheeze.
Zhou Y, Bacharier LB, Isaacson-Schmid M, Baty J, Schechtman KB, Sajol G, Wylie K, Storch GA, Castro M, Beigelman A
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Oct; 138(4)1215-1219.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2016.03.054.

PMID:
    27339392
    [PubMed - in process]
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Relationship of human bocavirus 2 to gastroenteritis in children.
Padhye A, Storch GA
J Clin Virol. 2016 Jul; 8072-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2016.03.023.

PMID:
    27208921
    [PubMed - in process]
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High-throughput sequencing of cerebrospinal fluid for diagnosis of chronic Propionibacterium acnes meningitis in an allogeneic stem cell transplant recipient.
Wylie KM, Blanco-Guzman M, Wylie TN, Lawrence SJ, Ghobadi A, DiPersio JF, Storch GA
Transpl Infect Dis. 2016 Apr; 18(2)227-33. doi: 10.1111/tid.12512.

PMID:
    26895706
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epidemiology, Co-Infections, and Outcomes of Viral Pneumonia in Adults: An Observational Cohort Study.
Crotty MP, Meyers S, Hampton N, Bledsoe S, Ritchie DJ, Buller RS, Storch GA, Micek ST, Kollef MH
Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Dec; 94(50)e2332. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000002332.

PMID:
    26683973
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Metagenomic Approach for Identification of the Pathogens Associated with Diarrhea in Stool Specimens.
Zhou Y, Wylie KM, El Feghaly RE, Mihindukulasuriya KA, Elward A, Haslam DB, Storch GA, Weinstock GM
J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Feb; 54(2)368-75. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01965-15.

PMID:
    26637379
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Impact of antibacterials on subsequent resistance and clinical outcomes in adult patients with viral pneumonia: an opportunity for stewardship.
Crotty MP, Meyers S, Hampton N, Bledsoe S, Ritchie DJ, Buller RS, Storch GA, Kollef MH, Micek ST
Crit Care. 2015 Nov 18; 19404. doi: 10.1186/s13054-015-1120-5.

PMID:
    26577540
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Emergence of Rotavirus G12P[8] in St. Louis During the 2012-2013 Rotavirus Season.
Wylie KM, Weinstock GM, Storch GA
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2015 Dec; 4(4)e84-9. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piu090.

PMID:
    26513823
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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High Frequency of Detection by PCR of Viral Nucleic Acid in The Blood of Infants Presenting with Clinical Myocarditis.
Simpson KE, Storch GA, Lee CK, Ward KE, Danon S, Simon CM, Delaney JW, Tong A, Canter CE
Pediatr Cardiol. 2016 Feb; 37(2)399-404. doi: 10.1007/s00246-015-1290-6.

PMID:
    26499513
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence and Seasonal Distribution of Norovirus Detection in Stools Submitted From Pediatric Patients for Enteric Pathogen Testing.
Chamberland RR, Burnham CA, Storch GA, Jackups R, Doern CD
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2015 Sep; 4(3)264-6. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piu040.

PMID:
    26407431
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Pleconaril for the Treatment of Neonates With Enterovirus Sepsis.
Abzug MJ, Michaels MG, Wald E, Jacobs RF, Romero JR, Sánchez PJ, Wilson G, Krogstad P, Storch GA, Lawrence R, Shelton M, Palmer A, Robinson J, Dennehy P, Sood SK, Cloud G, Jester P, Acosta EP, Whitley R, Kimberlin D, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Collaborative Antiviral Study Group.
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Mar; 5(1)53-62. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piv015.

PMID:
    26407253
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Enhanced virome sequencing using targeted sequence capture.
Wylie TN, Wylie KM, Herter BN, Storch GA
Genome Res. 2015 Dec; 25(12)1910-20. doi: 10.1101/gr.191049.115.

PMID:
    26395152
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Using molecular methods to improve the rapid diagnosis of infections with emphasis on viral and other unconventional agents, in both normal and immunocompromised patients. Also the application of high throughput nucleotide sequencing to pathogen discovery. Dr. Storch's main current research project is a study of viral causes of fever without focus in young children.