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Faculty Physicians

Joseph P. Gaut, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pathology & Immunology

Specialty Areas

Pathology - Anatomic
Surgical Pathology
Nephropathology

Board Certifications

Pathology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Medical kidney disease

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2004
AB, Chemistry: Washington University, St. Louis, MO 1996
Residency, Anatomic Pathology: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 2009
Residency, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology: Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2011
Fellowship, Surgical Pathology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2012

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

ABO incompatible renal transplants and decreased likelihood for developing immune responses to HLA and kidney self-antigens.
Subramanian V, Gunasekaran M, Gaut JP, Phelan D, Vachharajani N, Santos RD, Wellen J, Shenoy S, Mohanakumar T
Hum Immunol. 2016 Jan; 77(1)76-83. doi: 10.1016/j.humimm.2015.10.014.

PMID:
    26476207
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Case | Diarrhea, weight loss, electrolyte abnormalities, and renal failure.
Kohler GD, Gaut JP, Morrison AR
Kidney Int. 2015 Aug; 88(2)421-2. doi: 10.1038/ki.2014.344.

PMID:
    26230210
    [PubMed - in process]
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Antithrombin nanoparticles improve kidney reperfusion and protect kidney function after ischemia-reperfusion injury.
Chen J, Vemuri C, Palekar RU, Gaut JP, Goette M, Hu L, Cui G, Zhang H, Wickline SA
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2015 Apr 1; 308(7)F765-73. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00457.2014.

PMID:
    25651565
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Nephrectomy for Non-neoplastic Kidney Diseases.
Gaut JP
Surg Pathol Clin. 2014 Sep; 7(3)307-19. doi: 10.1016/j.path.2014.04.010.

PMID:
    26837442
    [PubMed - in process]
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CD47 blockade reduces ischemia-reperfusion injury and improves outcomes in a rat kidney transplant model.
Lin Y, Manning PT, Jia J, Gaut JP, Xiao Z, Capoccia BJ, Chen CC, Hiebsch RR, Upadhya G, Mohanakumar T, Frazier WA, Chapman WC
Transplantation. 2014 Aug 27; 98(4)394-401. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000000252.

PMID:
    24983310
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Claudin 1 and nephrin label cellular crescents in diabetic glomerulosclerosis.
Gaut JP, Hoshi M, Jain S, Liapis H
Hum Pathol. 2014 Mar; 45(3)628-35. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2013.10.030.

PMID:
    24529330
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Development of an immunoassay for the kidney-specific protein myo-inositol oxygenase, a potential biomarker of acute kidney injury.
Gaut JP, Crimmins DL, Ohlendorf MF, Lockwood CM, Griest TA, Brada NA, Hoshi M, Sato B, Hotchkiss RS, Jain S, Ladenson JH
Clin Chem. 2014 May; 60(5)747-57. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2013.212993.

PMID:
    24486646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Reply: The role of arrhythmias in defining cardiac dysfunction during sepsis.
Takasu O, Gaut JP, Swanson PE, Hotchkiss RS
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Sep 15; 188(6)751. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201303-0548LE.

PMID:
    24032388
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Differentiation of human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells on decellularized extracellular matrix materials.
Hoganson DM, Meppelink AM, Hinkel CJ, Goldman SM, Liu XH, Nunley RM, Gaut JP, Vacanti JP
J Biomed Mater Res A. 2014 Aug; 102(8)2875-83. doi: 10.1002/jbm.a.34941.

PMID:
    24027176
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acute antibody-mediated rejection after lung transplantation.
Witt CA, Gaut JP, Yusen RD, Byers DE, Iuppa JA, Bennett Bain K, Alexander Patterson G, Mohanakumar T, Trulock EP, Hachem RR
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Oct; 32(10)1034-40. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2013.07.004.

PMID:
    23953920
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanisms of cardiac and renal dysfunction in patients dying of sepsis.
Takasu O, Gaut JP, Watanabe E, To K, Fagley RE, Sato B, Jarman S, Efimov IR, Janks DL, Srivastava A, Bhayani SB, Drewry A, Swanson PE, Hotchkiss RS
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Mar 1; 187(5)509-17. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201211-1983OC.

PMID:
    23348975
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Expression of the Na+/K+-transporting ATPase gamma subunit FXYD2 in renal tumors.
Gaut JP, Crimmins DL, Lockwood CM, McQuillan JJ, Ladenson JH
Mod Pathol. 2013 May; 26(5)716-24. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2012.202.

PMID:
    23196795
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The renal biopsy in the genomic era.
Liapis H, Gaut JP
Pediatr Nephrol. 2013 Aug; 28(8)1207-19. doi: 10.1007/s00467-012-2356-9.

PMID:
    23179194
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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De novo membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis III in a renal transplant patient: case report and review of the literature.
Java A, Gaut JP, Brennan DC
Transpl Int. 2012 May; 25(5)e58-61. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-2277.2012.01452.x.

PMID:
    22380572
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitamin C fails to protect amino acids and lipids from oxidation during acute inflammation.
Gaut JP, Belaaouaj A, Byun J, Roberts LJ 2nd, Maeda N, Frei B, Heinecke JW
Free Radic Biol Med. 2006 May 1; 40(9)1494-501.

PMID:
    16632110
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Myeloperoxidase plays critical roles in killing Klebsiella pneumoniae and inactivating neutrophil elastase: effects on host defense.
Hirche TO, Gaut JP, Heinecke JW, Belaaouaj A
J Immunol. 2005 Feb 1; 174(3)1557-65.

PMID:
    15661916
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Myeloperoxidase produces nitrating oxidants in vivo.
Gaut JP, Byun J, Tran HD, Lauber WM, Carroll JA, Hotchkiss RS, Belaaouaj A, Heinecke JW
J Clin Invest. 2002 May; 109(10)1311-9.

PMID:
    12021246
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Artifact-free quantification of free 3-chlorotyrosine, 3-bromotyrosine, and 3-nitrotyrosine in human plasma by electron capture-negative chemical ionization gas chromatography mass spectrometry and liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry.
Gaut JP, Byun J, Tran HD, Heinecke JW
Anal Biochem. 2002 Jan 15; 300(2)252-9.

PMID:
    11779118
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanisms for oxidizing low-density lipoprotein. Insights from patterns of oxidation products in the artery wall and from mouse models of atherosclerosis.
Gaut JP, Heinecke JW
Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2001 Apr-May; 11(3-4)103-12.

PMID:
    11685998
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neutrophils employ the myeloperoxidase system to generate antimicrobial brominating and chlorinating oxidants during sepsis.
Gaut JP, Yeh GC, Tran HD, Byun J, Henderson JP, Richter GM, Brennan ML, Lusis AJ, Belaaouaj A, Hotchkiss RS, Heinecke JW
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Oct 9; 98(21)11961-6.

PMID:
    11593004
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Research focuses on acute kidney injury and the development of novel biomarkers to specifically and sensitively detect kidney injury in critically ill human patients. Other research interests include the pathophysiology of acute kidney injury and various types of glomerular disease.