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Marc Stephen Levin, MD, AGAF

Professor, Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology

Specialty Areas

Gastroenterology
Bowel Resection

Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
VA Medical Center - St. Louis

Areas of Clinical Interest

General gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel diseases, small intestinal disorders

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

VA Medical Center: John Cochran Division

915 North Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63106

Suite: Division of Gastroenterology
Office Phone: 314-747-2066

Education

Education

Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1988
Residency: Department of Medicine, Barnes Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 1984
Medical Degree: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 1981
B.S.: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 1977

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Increased IFRD1 Expression in Human Colon Cancers Predicts Reduced Patient Survival.
Lewis MA, Sharabash N, Miao ZF, Lyons LN, Piccirillo J, Kallogjeri D, Schootman M, Mutch M, Yan Y, Levin MS, Castells A, Cuatrecasas M, Mills JC, Wang ZN, Rubin DC
Dig Dis Sci. 2017 Dec; 62(12)3460-3467. doi: 10.1007/s10620-017-4819-0.

PMID:
    29094309
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mechanisms of intestinal adaptation.
Rubin DC, Levin MS
Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2016 Apr; 30(2)237-48. doi: 10.1016/j.bpg.2016.03.007.

PMID:
    27086888
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Proline Absorption and SGK1 Expression are Inhibited in Intestinal Tis7 Transgenic Mice.
Lu J, Garcia AM, Geisman T, Wakeman D, Warner BW, Swietlicki EA, Levin MS, Rubin DC
Cell Physiol Biochem. 2016; 38(4)1532-43. doi: 10.1159/000443094.

PMID:
    27050729
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tis7 deletion reduces survival and induces intestinal anastomotic inflammation and obstruction in high-fat diet-fed mice with short bowel syndrome.
Garcia AM, Wakeman D, Lu J, Rowley C, Geisman T, Butler C, Bala S, Swietlicki EA, Warner BW, Levin MS, Rubin DC
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2014 Sep 15; 307(6)G642-54. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00374.2013.

PMID:
    25059825
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epimorphin(-/-) mice are protected, in part, from acute colitis via decreased interleukin 6 signaling.
Shaker A, Gargus M, Fink J, Binkley J, Darwech I, Swietlicki E, Levin MS, Rubin DC
Transl Res. 2014 Jul; 164(1)70-83. doi: 10.1016/j.trsl.2014.03.007.

PMID:
    24731292
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epimorphin deletion inhibits polyposis in the Apcmin/+ mouse model of colon carcinogenesis via decreased myofibroblast HGF secretion.
Swietlicki EA, Bala S, Lu J, Shaker A, Kularatna G, Levin MS, Rubin DC
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2013 Oct 15; 305(8)G564-72. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00486.2012.

PMID:
    23886856
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chronic intestinal inflammation: inflammatory bowel disease and colitis-associated colon cancer.
Rubin DC, Shaker A, Levin MS
Front Immunol. 2012; 3107. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2012.00107.

PMID:
    22586430
    [PubMed]
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Epithelial expression of the cytosolic retinoid chaperone cellular retinol binding protein II is essential for in vivo imprinting of local gut dendritic cells by lumenal retinoids.
McDonald KG, Leach MR, Brooke KW, Wang C, Wheeler LW, Hanly EK, Rowley CW, Levin MS, Wagner M, Li E, Newberry RD
Am J Pathol. 2012 Mar; 180(3)984-97. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2011.11.009.

PMID:
    22222225
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Deletion of Tis7 protects mice from high-fat diet-induced weight gain and blunts the intestinal adaptive response postresection.
Yu C, Jiang S, Lu J, Coughlin CC, Wang Y, Swietlicki EA, Wang L, Vietor I, Huber LA, Cikes D, Coleman T, Xie Y, Semenkovich CF, Davidson NO, Levin MS, Rubin DC
J Nutr. 2010 Nov; 140(11)1907-14. doi: 10.3945/jn.110.127084.

PMID:
    20861213
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epimorphin deletion protects mice from inflammation-induced colon carcinogenesis and alters stem cell niche myofibroblast secretion.
Shaker A, Swietlicki EA, Wang L, Jiang S, Onal B, Bala S, DeSchryver K, Newberry R, Levin MS, Rubin DC
J Clin Invest. 2010 Jun; 120(6)2081-93. doi: 10.1172/JCI40676.

PMID:
    20458144
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intestinal redox status of major intracellular thiols in a rat model of chronic alcohol consumption.
Tian J, Brown LA, Jones DP, Levin MS, Wang L, Rubin DC, Ziegler TR
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2009 Nov-Dec; 33(6)662-8. doi: 10.1177/0148607109336600.

PMID:
    19597188
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chronically administered retinoic acid has trophic effects in the rat small intestine and promotes adaptation in a resection model of short bowel syndrome.
Wang L, Tang Y, Rubin DC, Levin MS
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2007 Jun; 292(6)G1559-69.

PMID:
    17307727
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Local glutathione redox status does not regulate ileal mucosal growth after massive small bowel resection in rats.
Tian J, Washizawa N, Gu LH, Levin MS, Wang L, Rubin DC, Mwangi S, Srinivasan S, Jones DP, Ziegler TR
J Nutr. 2007 Feb; 137(2)320-5.

PMID:
    17237305
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Stimulation of colonic mucosal growth associated with oxidized redox status in rats.
Tian J, Washizawa N, Gu LH, Levin MS, Wang L, Rubin DC, Mwangi S, Srinivasan S, Gao Y, Jones DP, Ziegler TR
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2007 Mar; 292(3)R1081-91.

PMID:
    17095654
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Diagnosis and management of small intestinal diseases.
Prakash C, Levin MS
Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 1999 Mar; 15(2)132-40.

PMID:
    17023933
    [PubMed]
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Epimorphin(-/-) mice have increased intestinal growth, decreased susceptibility to dextran sodium sulfate colitis, and impaired spermatogenesis.
Wang Y, Wang L, Iordanov H, Swietlicki EA, Zheng Q, Jiang S, Tang Y, Levin MS, Rubin DC
J Clin Invest. 2006 Jun; 116(6)1535-46.

PMID:
    16710473
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Increased apoptosis and accelerated epithelial migration following inhibition of hedgehog signaling in adaptive small bowel postresection.
Tang Y, Swietlicki EA, Jiang S, Buhman KK, Davidson NO, Burkly LC, Levin MS, Rubin DC
Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2006 Jun; 290(6)G1280-8.

PMID:
    16439469
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Targeted intestinal overexpression of the immediate early gene tis7 in transgenic mice increases triglyceride absorption and adiposity.
Wang Y, Iordanov H, Swietlicki EA, Wang L, Fritsch C, Coleman T, Semenkovich CF, Levin MS, Rubin DC
J Biol Chem. 2005 Oct 14; 280(41)34764-75.

PMID:
    16085642
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Suppression of FGF signaling: a putative mechanism for the chemopreventive effects of acyclic retinoid in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Wang L, Levin MS
Gastroenterology. 2005 Jan; 128(1)228-31.

PMID:
    15633140
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hierarchical morphological design of immunoassay technology.
Levin MSh, Firer MA
Comput Biol Med. 2005 Mar; 35(3)229-45.

PMID:
    15582630
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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