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Marwan Shinawi, MD

Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Genetics and Genomic Medicine

Specialty Areas

Genetics - Pediatric

Board Certifications

Clinical Genetics
Medical Biochemical Genetics

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis

Languages

Hebrew
Arabic

Areas of Clinical Interest

genetic counseling, birth defects, screening for newborns, inborn metabolic diseases, genetic syndromes, familial cancer syndromes, chromosomal abnormalities, autism spectrum disorders, cytogenetic abnormalities, microarray technology, and metabolic conditions, skeletal dysplasia

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6093
Fax: 314-454-2075

Education

Education

BS (Biology): The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, 1989
Residency: Pediatrics, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel, 2000
Residency: Clinical Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2005
Medical School: Technion-Faculty of Medicine,Israel 1996
Fellowship: Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The expanding clinical phenotype of Bosch-Boonstra-Schaaf optic atrophy syndrome: 20 new cases and possible genotype-phenotype correlations.

Chen CA, Bosch DG, Cho MT, Rosenfeld JA, Shinawi M, Lewis RA, Mann J, Jayakar P, Payne K, Walsh L, Moss T, Schreiber A, Schoonveld C, Monaghan KG, Elmslie F, Douglas G, Boonstra FN, Millan F, Cremers FP, McKnight D, Richard G, Juusola J, Kendall F, Ramsey K, Anyane-Yeboa K, Malkin E, Chung WK, Niyazov D, Pascual JM, Walkiewicz M, Veluchamy V, Li C, Hisama FM, de Vries BB, Schaaf C.

Genetics in medicine: official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics. 2016;
PubMed [journal]  PMID:26986877

 

STXBP1 encephalopathy: A neurodevelopmental disorder including epilepsy.

Stamberger H, Nikanorova M, Willemsen MH, Accorsi P, Angriman M, Baier H, Benkel-Herrenbrueck I, Benoit V, Budetta M, Caliebe A, Cantalupo G, Capovilla G, Casara G, Courage C, Deprez M, Destrée A, Dilena R, Erasmus CE, Fannemel M, Fjær R, Giordano L, Helbig KL, Heyne HO, Klepper J, Kluger GJ, Lederer D, Lodi M, Maier O, Merkenschlager A, Michelberger N, Minetti C, Muhle H, Phalin J, Ramsey K, Romeo A, Schallner J, Schanze I, Shinawi M, Sleegers K, Sterbova K, Syrbe S, Traverso M, Tzschach A, Uldall P, Van Coster R, Verhelst H, Viri M, Winter S, Wolff M, Zenker M, Zoccante L, De Jonghe P, Helbig I, Striano P, Lemke JR, Møller RS, Weckhuysen S.

Neurology. 2016; 86(10):954-62.
PubMed [journal]  PMID:26865513

 

Multigenerational autosomal dominant inheritance of 5p chromosomal deletions.

Zhang B, Willing M, Grange DK, Shinawi M, Manwaring L, Vineyard M, Kulkarni S, Cottrell CE.

American journal of medical genetics. Part A. 2016; 170(3):583-93.
PubMed [journal] PMID:26601658

 

Recurrent Muscle Weakness with Rhabdomyolysis, Metabolic Crises, and Cardiac Arrhythmia Due to Bi-allelic TANGO2 Mutations.

Lalani SR, Liu P, Rosenfeld JA, Watkin LB, Chiang T, Leduc MS, Zhu W, Ding Y, Pan S, Vetrini F, Miyake CY, Shinawi M, Gambin T, Eldomery MK, Akdemir ZH, Emrick L, Wilnai Y, Schelley S, Koenig MK, Memon N, Farach LS, Coe BP, Azamian M, Hernandez P, Zapata G, Jhangiani SN, Muzny DM, Lotze T, Clark G, Wilfong A, Northrup H, Adesina A, Bacino CA, Scaglia F, Bonnen PE, Crosson J, Duis J, Maegawa GH, Coman D, Inwood A, McGill J, Boerwinkle E, Graham B, Beaudet A, Eng CM, Hanchard NA, Xia F, Orange JS, Gibbs RA, Lupski JR, Yang Y.

American journal of human genetics. 2016; 98(2):347-57.
PubMed [journal]  PMID: 26805781  PMCID:PMC4746334

 

WAC loss-of-function mutations cause a recognisable syndrome characterised by dysmorphic features, developmental delay and hypotonia and recapitulate 10p11.23 microdeletion syndrome.

DeSanto C, D'Aco K, Araujo GC, Shannon N, Vernon H, Rahrig A, Monaghan KG, Niu Z, Vitazka P, Dodd J, Tang S, Manwaring L, Martir-Negron A, Schnur RE, Juusola J, Schroeder A, Pan V, Helbig KL, Friedman B, Shinawi M.

Journal of medical genetics. 2015; 52(11):754-61.
PubMed [journal]  PMID: 26264232

Mutations in COQ4, an essential component of coenzyme Q biosynthesis, cause lethal neonatal mitochondrial encephalomyopathy.

Chung WK, Martin K, Jalas C, Braddock SR, Juusola J, Monaghan KG, Warner B, Franks S, Yudkoff M, Lulis L, Rhodes RH, Prasad V, Torti E, Cho MT, Shinawi M.

Journal of medical genetics. 2015; 52(9):627-35.
PubMed [journal]      PMID:26185144

 

A Novel Mutation in Isoform 3 of the Plasma Membrane Ca2+ Pump Impairs Cellular Ca2+ Homeostasis in a Patient with Cerebellar Ataxia and Laminin Subunit 1α Mutations.

Calì T, Lopreiato R, Shimony J, Vineyard M, Frizzarin M, Zanni G, Zanotti G, Brini M, Shinawi M, Carafoli E.

The Journal of biological chemistry. 2015; 290(26):16132-41.
PubMed [journal]   PMID: 25953895     PMCID: PMC4481214

Digynic triploidy: utility and challenges of noninvasive prenatal testing.

Fleischer J, Shenoy A, Goetzinger K, Cottrell CE, Baldridge D, White FV, Shinawi M.

Clinical case reports. 2015; 3(6):406-10.
PubMed [journal]  PMID:26185638

 

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