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Faculty Physicians

Mark C. Johnson, MD

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

Pediatrics
Pediatric Cardiology

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric: angioplasty, congenital heart disease, cardiovasuclar disease, cardiac transplantation, hypertension, renal transplantation, balloon therapy

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: 2nd Floor, Suite D
Office Phone: 314-454-6095
Fax: 314-454-2561

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Three

1020 N. Mason Road
St. Louis, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-454-6095
Fax: 314-454-2561

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 1994
Residency: Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, CO 1985
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, MD 1982
B.A.: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 1978

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Transforming communication and safety culture in intrapartum care: a multi-organization blueprint.
Lyndon A, Johnson MC, Bingham D, Napolitano PG, Joseph G, Maxfield DG, OʼKeeffe DF
Obstet Gynecol. 2015 May; 125(5)1049-55. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000793.

PMID:
    25932832
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Coronary artery dilation and left ventricular hypertrophy do not predict morbidity in children with sickle cell disease.
Johnson MC, Johnikin MJ, Euteneuer JC, DeBaun MR, Hildebolt C
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Jan; 62(1)115-9. doi: 10.1002/pbc.25239.

PMID:
    25264310
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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TIM-family proteins inhibit HIV-1 release.
Li M, Ablan SD, Miao C, Zheng YM, Fuller MS, Rennert PD, Maury W, Johnson MC, Freed EO, Liu SL
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Sep 2; 111(35)E3699-707. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1404851111.

PMID:
    25136083
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Structure-based design of novel human Pin1 inhibitors (III): optimizing affinity beyond the phosphate recognition pocket.
Guo C, Hou X, Dong L, Marakovits J, Greasley S, Dagostino E, Ferre R, Johnson MC, Humphries PS, Li H, Paderes GD, Piraino J, Kraynov E, Murray BW
Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2014 Sep 1; 24(17)4187-91. doi: 10.1016/j.bmcl.2014.07.044.

PMID:
    25091930
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Prevalence of endometriosis in 287 women undergoing surgical sterilization in Santiago Chile].
Fuentes A, Escalona J, Céspedes P, Espinoza A, Johnson MC
Rev Med Chil. 2014 Jan; 142(1)16-9. doi: 10.4067/S0034-98872014000100003.

PMID:
    24861109
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Diverse viral glycoproteins as well as CD4 co-package into the same human immunodeficiency virus (HIV-1) particles.
Gregory DA, Olinger GY, Lucas TM, Johnson MC
Retrovirology. 2014 Apr 3; 1128. doi: 10.1186/1742-4690-11-28.

PMID:
    24708808
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Recombination can lead to spurious results in retroviral transduction with dually fluorescent reporter genes.
Salamango DJ, Evans DA, Baluyot MF, Furlong JN, Johnson MC
J Virol. 2013 Dec; 87(24)13900-3. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02524-13.

PMID:
    24067983
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tissue Doppler septal Tei index indicates severity of illness in pediatric patients with congestive heart failure.
Sanchez Mejia AA, Simpson KE, Hildebolt CF, Pahl E, Matthews KL, Rainey CA, Canter CE, Jay PY, Johnson MC
Pediatr Cardiol. 2014 Mar; 35(3)411-8. doi: 10.1007/s00246-013-0794-1.

PMID:
    24061276
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Retrovirus glycoprotein functionality requires proper alignment of the ectodomain and the membrane-proximal cytoplasmic tail.
Janaka SK, Gregory DA, Johnson MC
J Virol. 2013 Dec; 87(23)12805-13. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01847-13.

PMID:
    24049172
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Does nasogastric tube decompression get used less often with laparoscopic and hand-assisted compared with open colectomy?
Shussman N, Brown MR, Johnson MC, Da Silva G, Wexner SD, Weiss EG
Surg Endosc. 2013 Dec; 27(12)4564-8. doi: 10.1007/s00464-013-3124-z.

PMID:
    23955728
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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TGF-β2, a protective intestinal cytokine, is abundant in maternal human milk and human-derived fortifiers but not in donor human milk.
Reeves AA, Johnson MC, Vasquez MM, Maheshwari A, Blanco CL
Breastfeed Med. 2013 Dec; 8(6)496-502. doi: 10.1089/bfm.2013.0017.

PMID:
    23869537
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Functional complementation of a model target to study Vpu sensitivity.
Janaka SK, Faurot J, Johnson MC
PLoS One. 2013; 8(6)e68507. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0068507.

PMID:
    23840857
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Kinetics of adeno-associated virus serotype 2 (AAV2) and AAV8 capsid antigen presentation in vivo are identical.
He Y, Weinberg MS, Hirsch M, Johnson MC, Tisch R, Samulski RJ, Li C
Hum Gene Ther. 2013 May; 24(5)545-53. doi: 10.1089/hum.2013.065.

PMID:
    23534873
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vpu downmodulates two distinct targets, tetherin and gibbon ape leukemia virus envelope, through shared features in the Vpu cytoplasmic tail.
Lucas TM, Janaka SK, Stephens EB, Johnson MC
PLoS One. 2012; 7(12)e51741. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051741.

PMID:
    23284757
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multiple Gag domains contribute to selective recruitment of murine leukemia virus (MLV) Env to MLV virions.
Gregory DA, Lyddon TD, Johnson MC
J Virol. 2013 Feb; 87(3)1518-27. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02604-12.

PMID:
    23152533
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Seven things to know about female genital surgeries in Africa.
Public Policy Advisory Network on Female Genital Surgeries in Africa
Hastings Cent Rep. 2012 Nov-Dec; 42(6)19-27. doi: 10.1002/hast.81.

PMID:
    23138367
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Two-dimensional crystallization of membrane proteins by reconstitution through dialysis.
Johnson MC, Dreaden TM, Kim LY, Rudolph F, Barry BA, Schmidt-Krey I
Methods Mol Biol. 2013; 95531-58. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-176-9_3.

PMID:
    23132054
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Robust suppression of HIV replication by intracellularly expressed reverse transcriptase aptamers is independent of ribozyme processing.
Lange MJ, Sharma TK, Whatley AS, Landon LA, Tempesta MA, Johnson MC, Burke DH
Mol Ther. 2012 Dec; 20(12)2304-14. doi: 10.1038/mt.2012.158.

PMID:
    22948672
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quality patient care in labor and delivery: a call to action.
Lawrence HC 3rd, Copel JA, O'Keeffe DF, Bradford WC, Scarrow PK, Kennedy HP, Grobman W, Johnson MC, Simpson KR, Lyndon A, Wade K, Peddicord K, Bingham D, Olden CR
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Sep; 207(3)147-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2012.07.018.

PMID:
    22939715
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Androgen receptor CAG and GGN polymorphisms in boys with isolated hypospadias.
Parada-Bustamante A, Lardone MC, Madariaga M, Johnson MC, Codner E, Cassorla F, Castro A
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2012; 25(1-2)157-62.

PMID:
    22570967
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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