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Jean Holowach Thurston, MD

Professor Emerita of Pediatrics and Neurology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Neurology
Neurology - General

Board Certifications

Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Referral Information

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Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: Suite D
Floor: Floor 2
Office Phone: 314-454-6120
Fax: 314-454-2523

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neurochemistry, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1965
Fellowship: Pediatric Metabolism, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1946
Senior Internship: Pediatrics, Holy Cross Hospital, Calgary 1942
Rotating Internship: University of Alberta Hospital, Alberta, Canada 1941
Medical Degree: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 1941
B.A.: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 1938

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Selective arylation reactions of bismuth-transition metal salicylate complexes.
Stavila V, Thurston JH, Whitmire KH
Inorg Chem. 2009 Jul 20; 48(14)6945-51. doi: 10.1021/ic9010357.

PMID:
    19537724
    [PubMed]
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[Bi5(dpd)6 within CH3CN](ClO4)3.3CH3CN: a supramolecular, tetrahedral pentabismuth cluster derived from a nonabismuth oxo/hydroxide.
Thurston JH, Dougherty MJ, Swenson DC, Messerle L
Dalton Trans. 2008 Oct 14; (38)5146-8. doi: 10.1039/b804044c.

PMID:
    18813365
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Solvolytic routes to new nonabismuth hydroxy- and alkoxy-oxo complexes: synthesis, characterization and solid-state structures of novel nonabismuth polyoxo cations Bi9(mu3-O)8(mu3-OR)6 5+ (R = H, Et).
Thurston JH, Swenson DC, Messerle L
Chem Commun (Camb). 2005 Sep 7; (33)4228-30.

PMID:
    16100612
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Heterobimetallic Bi(III)-Ti(IV) coordination complexes: synthesis and solid-state structures of BiTi4(sal)6(mu-OiPr)3(OiPr)4, and the cyclic isomers Bi4Ti4(sal)10(mu-OiPr)4(OiPr)4 and Bi8Ti8(sal)20(mu-OiPr)8(OiPr)8.
Thurston JH, Kumar A, Hofmann C, Whitmire KH
Inorg Chem. 2004 Dec 27; 43(26)8427-36.

PMID:
    15606191
    [PubMed]
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Toward a general strategy for the synthesis of heterobimetallic coordination complexes for use as precursors to metal oxide materials: synthesis, characterization, and thermal decomposition of Bi(2)(Hsal)(6).M(acac)(3) (M = Al, Co, V, Fe, Cr).
Thurston JH, Trahan D, Ould-Ely T, Whitmire KH
Inorg Chem. 2004 May 17; 43(10)3299-305.

PMID:
    15132640
    [PubMed]
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Toward rational control of metal stoichiometry in heterobimetallic coordination complexes: synthesis and characterization of Pb(Hsal)2(Cu(salen*))2, [Pb(NO3)(Cu(salen*))2](NO3), Pb(OAc)2(Cu(salen*)), and [Pb(OAc)(Ni(salen*))2](OAc).
Thurston JH, Tang CG, Trahan DW, Whitmire KH
Inorg Chem. 2004 Apr 19; 43(8)2708-13.

PMID:
    15074990
    [PubMed]
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Adducts of phenoxathiin and thianthrene cation radicals with alkenes and cycloalkenes.
Shine HJ, Zhao B, Qian DQ, Marx JN, Guzman-Jimenez IY, Thurston JH, Ould-Ely T, Whitmire KH
J Org Chem. 2003 Nov 14; 68(23)8910-7.

PMID:
    14604362
    [PubMed]
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Molecular precursors for ferroelectric materials: synthesis and characterization of Bi2M2(mu-O)(sal)4(Hsal)4(OEt)2 and BiM4(mu-O)4(sal)4(Hsal)3(O(i)Pr)4 (sal = O2CC6H4O, Hsal = O2CC6H4OH) (M = Nb, Ta).
Thurston JH, Whitmire KH
Inorg Chem. 2003 Mar 24; 42(6)2014-23.

PMID:
    12639136
    [PubMed]
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Towards a molecular model for bismuth(III) subsalicylate. Synthesis and solid-state structure of [Bi(Hsal)3(bipy)(C7H8]2 and [Bi(Hsal)(sal)(1,10-phenanthroline)(C7H8]2.
Thurston JH, Marlier EM, Whitmire KH
Chem Commun (Camb). 2002 Dec 7; (23)2834-5.

PMID:
    12478770
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Heterobimetallic bismuth-transition metal salicylate complexes as molecular precursors for ferroelectric materials. Synthesis and structure of Bi(2)M(2)(sal)(4)(Hsal)(4)(OR) (4) (M = Nb, Ta; R = CH(2)CH(3), CH(CH(3))(2)), Bi(2)Ti(3)(sal)(8)(Hsal)(2), and Bi(2)Ti(4)(O(i)Pr)(sal)(10)(Hsal) (sal = O(2)CC(6)H(4)-2-O; Hsal = O(2)CC(6)H(4)-2-OH).
Thurston JH, Whitmire KH
Inorg Chem. 2002 Aug 12; 41(16)4194-205.

PMID:
    12160407
    [PubMed]
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Mono- and bisadducts from the addition of thianthrene cation radical salts to cycloalkenes and alkenes.
Qian DQ, Shine HJ, Guzman-Jimenez IY, Thurston JH, Whitmire KH
J Org Chem. 2002 Jun 14; 67(12)4030-9.

PMID:
    12054935
    [PubMed]
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Glycerol treatment in bacterial meningitis.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE, Dirgo JA
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1996 Jan; 15(1)99-100.

PMID:
    8684893
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparative effects of valproate and the new experimental anticonvulsant drug alpha-ethyl-alpha-methyl-thiobutyrolactone on selected metabolite levels in the plasma, livers, and brains of infant mice.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
Epilepsia. 1996 Jan; 37(1)2-5.

PMID:
    8603619
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Developmental and neurologic status of children after heart surgery.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
N Engl J Med. 1995 Aug 10; 333(6)391; author reply 391-2.

PMID:
    7609769
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effects of acute, subacute, and chronic diabetes on carbohydrate and energy metabolism in rat sciatic nerve. Relation to mechanisms of peripheral neuropathy.
Thurston JH, McDougal DB Jr, Hauhart RE, Schulz DW
Diabetes. 1995 Feb; 44(2)190-5.

PMID:
    7859940
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitamins to prevent neural-tube defects.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
N Engl J Med. 1993 Jun 3; 328(22)1641-2.

PMID:
    8338547
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reversal of the adverse chronic effects of the unsaturated derivative of valproic acid--2-n-propyl-4-pentenoic acid--on ketogenesis and liver coenzyme A metabolism by a single injection of pantothenate, carnitine, and acetylcysteine in developing mice.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
Pediatr Res. 1993 Jan; 33(1)72-6.

PMID:
    8433865
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Amelioration of adverse effects of valproic acid on ketogenesis and liver coenzyme A metabolism by cotreatment with pantothenate and carnitine in developing mice: possible clinical significance.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
Pediatr Res. 1992 Apr; 31(4 Pt 1)419-23.

PMID:
    1570210
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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myo-inositol: a newly identified nonnitrogenous osmoregulatory molecule in mammalian brain.
Thurston JH, Sherman WR, Hauhart RE, Kloepper RF
Pediatr Res. 1989 Nov; 26(5)482-5.

PMID:
    2812900
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of momentary stress on brain energy metabolism in weanling mice: apparent use of lactate as cerebral metabolic fuel concomitant with a decrease in brain glucose utilization.
Thurston JH, Hauhart RE
Metab Brain Dis. 1989 Sep; 4(3)177-86.

PMID:
    2796872
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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