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Jennifer E. Sprague, MD, PhD

Instructor, Pediatrics
Assistant Fellowship Director, Pediatric Endocrinology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Endocrinology

Board Certifications

Pediatric Endocrinology
Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Type 2 diabetes in adolescents, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), endocrine complications of obesity, pediatric endocrine disorders, Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6051
Fax: 314-454-6225

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Three

1020 N. Mason Road
St. Louis, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-454-6051
Fax: 314-454-6225

Education

Education

Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2013
Residency, Pediatrics: St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2010
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2007

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The complementary and divergent roles of uncoupling proteins 1 and 3 in thermoregulation.
Riley CL, Dao C, Kenaston MA, Muto L, Kohno S, Nowinski SM, Solmonson AD, Pfeiffer M, Sack MN, Lu Z, Fiermonte G, Sprague JE, Mills EM
J Physiol. 2016 Dec 15; 594(24)7455-7464. doi: 10.1113/JP272971.

PMID:
    27647490
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitamin D deficiency induces high blood pressure and accelerates atherosclerosis in mice.
Weng S, Sprague JE, Oh J, Riek AE, Chin K, Garcia M, Bernal-Mizrachi C
PLoS One. 2013; 8(1)e54625. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0054625.

PMID:
    23349943
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitamin D suppression of endoplasmic reticulum stress promotes an antiatherogenic monocyte/macrophage phenotype in type 2 diabetic patients.
Riek AE, Oh J, Sprague JE, Timpson A, de las Fuentes L, Bernal-Mizrachi L, Schechtman KB, Bernal-Mizrachi C
J Biol Chem. 2012 Nov 9; 287(46)38482-94. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M112.386912.

PMID:
    23012375
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Glucose counterregulatory responses to hypoglycemia.
Sprague JE, Arbeláez AM
Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2011 Sep; 9(1)463-73; quiz 474-5.

PMID:
    22783644
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Targeting the alphavbeta3 integrin for small-animal PET/CT of osteolytic bone metastases.
Wadas TJ, Deng H, Sprague JE, Zheleznyak A, Weilbaecher KN, Anderson CJ
J Nucl Med. 2009 Nov; 50(11)1873-80. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.109.067140.

PMID:
    19875645
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Synthesis, characterization and in vivo studies of Cu(II)-64-labeled cross-bridged tetraazamacrocycle-amide complexes as models of peptide conjugate imaging agents.
Sprague JE, Peng Y, Fiamengo AL, Woodin KS, Southwick EA, Weisman GR, Wong EH, Golen JA, Rheingold AL, Anderson CJ
J Med Chem. 2007 May 17; 50(10)2527-35.

PMID:
    17458949
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Noninvasive imaging of osteoclasts in parathyroid hormone-induced osteolysis using a 64Cu-labeled RGD peptide.
Sprague JE, Kitaura H, Zou W, Ye Y, Achilefu S, Weilbaecher KN, Teitelbaum SL, Anderson CJ
J Nucl Med. 2007 Feb; 48(2)311-8.

PMID:
    17268030
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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In vitro and in vivo investigation of matrix metalloproteinase expression in metastatic tumor models.
Sprague JE, Li WP, Liang K, Achilefu S, Anderson CJ
Nucl Med Biol. 2006 Feb; 33(2)227-37.

PMID:
    16546677
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Preparation and biological evaluation of copper-64-labeled tyr3-octreotate using a cross-bridged macrocyclic chelator.
Sprague JE, Peng Y, Sun X, Weisman GR, Wong EH, Achilefu S, Anderson CJ
Clin Cancer Res. 2004 Dec 15; 10(24)8674-82.

PMID:
    15623652
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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