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Faculty Physicians

Jeffrey J. Bednarski II, MD

Instructor, Pediatrics
Division of Hematology and Oncology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Oncology
Pediatric Hematology

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric cancer, pediatric hematology, pediatric oncology, pediatric brain tumors. 

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6018
Additional Phone: 314-454-2780

Education

Education

B.S.: Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 1995
Medical Degree: University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 2003
Ph.D.: University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 2003
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 2006
Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Enhancer sequence variants and transcription-factor deregulation synergize to construct pathogenic regulatory circuits in B-cell lymphoma.
Koues OI, Kowalewski RA, Chang LW, Pyfrom SC, Schmidt JA, Luo H, Sandoval LE, Hughes TB, Bednarski JJ, Cashen AF, Payton JE, Oltz EM
Immunity. 2015 Jan 20; 42(1)186-98. doi: 10.1016/j.immuni.2014.12.021.

PMID:
    25607463
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Primary Immune Deficiency Treatment Consortium (PIDTC) report.
Griffith LM, Cowan MJ, Notarangelo LD, Kohn DB, Puck JM, Pai SY, Ballard B, Bauer SC, Bleesing JJ, Boyle M, Brower A, Buckley RH, van der Burg M, Burroughs LM, Candotti F, Cant AJ, Chatila T, Cunningham-Rundles C, Dinauer MC, Dvorak CC, Filipovich AH, Fleisher TA, Bobby Gaspar H, Gungor T, Haddad E, Hovermale E, Huang F, Hurley A, Hurley M, Iyengar S, Kang EM, Logan BR, Long-Boyle JR, Malech HL, McGhee SA, Modell F, Modell V, Ochs HD, O'Reilly RJ, Parkman R, Rawlings DJ, Routes JM, Shearer WT, Small TN, Smith H, Sullivan KE, Szabolcs P, Thrasher A, Torgerson TR, Veys P, Weinberg K, Zuniga-Pflucker JC, workshop participants
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 Feb; 133(2)335-47. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.07.052.

PMID:
    24139498
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lymphocyte development: integration of DNA damage response signaling.
Bednarski JJ, Sleckman BP
Adv Immunol. 2012; 116175-204. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-394300-2.00006-5.

PMID:
    23063077
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Integrated signaling in developing lymphocytes: the role of DNA damage responses.
Bednarski JJ, Sleckman BP
Cell Cycle. 2012 Nov 15; 11(22)4129-34. doi: 10.4161/cc.22021.

PMID:
    23032308
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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MRN complex function in the repair of chromosomal Rag-mediated DNA double-strand breaks.
Helmink BA, Bredemeyer AL, Lee BS, Huang CY, Sharma GG, Walker LM, Bednarski JJ, Lee WL, Pandita TK, Bassing CH, Sleckman BP
J Exp Med. 2009 Mar 16; 206(3)669-79. doi: 10.1084/jem.20081326.

PMID:
    19221393
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A novel benzodiazepine increases the sensitivity of B cells to receptor stimulation with synergistic effects on calcium signaling and apoptosis.
Bednarski JJ, Lyssiotis CA, Roush R, Boitano AE, Glick GD, Opipari AW Jr
J Biol Chem. 2004 Jul 9; 279(28)29615-21.

PMID:
    15123639
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Benzodiazepine-induced superoxide signals B cell apoptosis: mechanistic insight and potential therapeutic utility.
Blatt NB, Bednarski JJ, Warner RE, Leonetti F, Johnson KM, Boitano A, Yung R, Richardson BC, Johnson KJ, Ellman JA, Opipari AW Jr, Glick GD
J Clin Invest. 2002 Oct; 110(8)1123-32.

PMID:
    12393848
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Thoracic aorta rupture as the cause of paraplegia: a diagnostic dilemma (case report).
Bednarski JJ, Nayduch DA
J Trauma. 1989 Apr; 29(4)531-3.

PMID:
    2709466
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Cellular responses to DNA damage in lymphocytes and the connection of these responses to immune development.