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Steven Chih-Nung Cheng, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Nephrology
Co-Director, Renal Fellowship Training Program

Specialty Areas

Internal Medicine
Kidney Disease
Nephrology
Dialysis Management

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Nephrology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Nephrology, kidney disease, nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, dialysis management, kidney failure

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Medicine Multispecialty Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 5
Office Phone: 314-362-7603
Fax: 314-747-5213

Davita St. Louis Dialysis - Debaliviere

324 Debaliviere
St. Louis, MO 63112

Office Phone: 314-367-9111
Fax: 314-367-9248

Education

Education

Fellowship: Nephrology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2006
Residency: McGaw Medical Center/Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 2004
Medical Degree: Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 2001
B.A.: Northwestern University, College of Arts and Sciences, Chicago, Illinois 1997

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Metabolomic biomarkers in cervicovaginal fluid for detecting endometrial cancer through nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.
Cheng SC, Chen K, Chiu CY, Lu KY, Lu HY, Chiang MH, Tsai CK, Lo CJ, Cheng ML, Chang TC, Lin G
Metabolomics. 2019 Oct 29; 15(11)146. doi: 10.1007/s11306-019-1609-z.

PMID:
    31664624
    [PubMed - in process]
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Functional analysis of Cwc24 ZF-domain in 5' splice site selection.
Wu NY, Cheng SC
Nucleic Acids Res. 2019 Nov 4; 47(19)10327-10339. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkz733.

PMID:
    31504764
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of Intermittent Hypoxia on Sepsis Outcomes in a Murine Model.
Chou KT, Cheng SC, Huang SF, Perng DW, Chang SC, Chen YM, Hsu HS, Hung SC
Sci Rep. 2019 Sep 9; 9(1)12900. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-49381-w.

PMID:
    31501504
    [PubMed - in process]
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Application of Meridian Electrical Conductance in the Setting of Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Chang SA, Weng YX, Cheng SC, Chang YJ, Lee TH, Chang CH, Chang TY, Huang KL, Liu CH, Hsu CY
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2019; 20193098095. doi: 10.1155/2019/3098095.

PMID:
    31485244
    [PubMed]
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The Important Role of Coordination Geometry on Photophysical Properties of Blue-Green Emitting Ruthenium(II) Diisocyano Complexes Bearing 2-Benzoxazol-2-ylphenolate.
Ho PY, Cheng SC, Yiu SM, Au VK, Xiang J, Leung CF, Ko CC
Inorg Chem. 2019 Sep 3; 58(17)11372-11381. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b00560.

PMID:
    31411456
    [PubMed]
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Effects of alirocumab on cardiovascular and metabolic outcomes after acute coronary syndrome in patients with or without diabetes: a prespecified analysis of the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES randomised controlled trial.
Ray KK, Colhoun HM, Szarek M, Baccara-Dinet M, Bhatt DL, Bittner VA, Budaj AJ, Diaz R, Goodman SG, Hanotin C, Harrington RA, Jukema JW, Loizeau V, Lopes RD, Moryusef A, Murin J, Pordy R, Ristic AD, Roe MT, Tuñón J, White HD, Zeiher AM, Schwartz GG, Steg PG, ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Committees and Investigators.
Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2019 Aug; 7(8)618-628. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(19)30158-5.

PMID:
    31272931
    [PubMed - in process]
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The effectiveness of rearfoot medial wedge intervention on balance for athletes with chronic ankle instability.
Chang HY, Chang YC, Cheng SC, Wang CH
Medicine (Baltimore). 2019 Jun; 98(26)e16217. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000016217.

PMID:
    31261576
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chlorophyll degradation and carotenoid biosynthetic pathways: Gene expression and pigment content in broccoli during yellowing.
Luo F, Cheng SC, Cai JH, Wei BD, Zhou X, Zhou Q, Zhao YB, Ji SJ
Food Chem. 2019 Nov 1; 297124964. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2019.124964.

PMID:
    31253313
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Among Patients with Undetectable Hepatitis B Surface Antigen and Hepatocellular Carcinoma, a High Proportion Has Integration of HBV DNA into Hepatocyte DNA and No Cirrhosis.
Wong DK, Cheng SCY, Lung-Yi Mak L, Wai-Pan To E, Cheuk-Lam Lo R, Cheung TT, Seto WK, Fung J, Man K, Lai CL, Yuen MF
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Jun 25; pii: S1542-3565(19)30667-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2019.06.029.

PMID:
    31252193
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Excited State Dynamics of Isocyano Rhenium(I) Phenanthroline Complexes from Time-Resolved Spectroscopy.
Cheng SC, Chu WK, Ko CC, Phillips DL
Chemphyschem. 2019 Aug 5; 20(15)1946-1953. doi: 10.1002/cphc.201900581.

PMID:
    31231907
    [PubMed]
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Quercetin Inhibits the Production of IL-1β-Induced Inflammatory Cytokines and Chemokines in ARPE-19 Cells via the MAPK and NF-κB Signaling Pathways.
Cheng SC, Huang WC, S Pang JH, Wu YH, Cheng CY
Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Jun 17; 20(12)pii: E2957. doi: 10.3390/ijms20122957.

PMID:
    31212975
    [PubMed - in process]
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Electronic Communication in Luminescent Dicyanorhenate-Bridged Homotrinuclear Rhenium(I) Complexes.
Xiao Y, Cheung AW, Lai SW, Cheng SC, Yiu SM, Leung CF, Ko CC
Inorg Chem. 2019 May 20; 58(10)6696-6705. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.9b00072.

PMID:
    31063368
    [PubMed]
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Direct and rapid characterization of illicit drugs in adulterated samples using thermal desorption electrospray ionization mass spectrometry.
Cheng SC, Tsai YD, Lee CW, Chen BH, Shiea J
J Food Drug Anal. 2019 Apr; 27(2)451-459. doi: 10.1016/j.jfda.2018.12.005.

PMID:
    30987716
    [PubMed - in process]
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Attenuation of reproductive dysfunction in diabetic male rats with timber cultured Antrodia cinnamomea ethanol extract.
Johnson A, Cheng SC, Tsou D, Kong ZL
Biomed Pharmacother. 2019 Apr; 112108684. doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2019.108684.

PMID:
    30798138
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Dealing With Death Taboo: Discussion of Do-Not-Resuscitate Directives With Chinese Patients With Noncancer Life-Limiting Illnesses.
Cheng HB, Shek PK, Man CW, Chan OM, Chan CH, Lai KM, Cheng SC, Fung KS, Lui WK, Lam C, Ng YK, Wong WT, Wong C
Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2019 Sep; 36(9)760-766. doi: 10.1177/1049909119828116.

PMID:
    30744386
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anti-inflammatory property of quercetin through downregulation of ICAM-1 and MMP-9 in TNF-α-activated retinal pigment epithelial cells.
Cheng SC, Wu YH, Huang WC, Pang JS, Huang TH, Cheng CY
Cytokine. 2019 Apr; 11648-60. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2019.01.001.

PMID:
    30685603
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fetal brain development at 25-39 weeks gestational age: A preliminary study using intravoxel incoherent motion diffusion-weighted imaging.
Yuan X, Yue C, Yu M, Chen P, Du P, Shao CH, Cheng SC, Bian RJ, Wang SY, Wang W, Cui GB
J Magn Reson Imaging. 2019 Sep; 50(3)899-909. doi: 10.1002/jmri.26667.

PMID:
    30677192
    [PubMed - in process]
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Simple interface for scanning chemical compounds on developed thin layer chromatography plates using electrospray ionization mass spectrometry.
Cheng SC, Bhat SM, Lee CW, Shiea J
Anal Chim Acta. 2019 Feb 21; 10491-9. doi: 10.1016/j.aca.2018.10.042.

PMID:
    30612639
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Metabolic Characterization of Inflammatory Breast Cancer With Baseline FDG-PET/CT: Relationship With Pathologic Response After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy, Receptor Status, and Tumor Grade.
Jacene HA, Youn T, DiPiro PJ, Hu J, Cheng SC, Franchetti Y, Shah H, Bellon JR, Warren L, Schlosnagle E, Nakhlis F, Rosenbluth J, Yeh E, Overmoyer B, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Inflammatory Breast Cancer Program.
Clin Breast Cancer. 2019 Apr; 19(2)146-155. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2018.11.010.

PMID:
    30584057
    [PubMed - in process]
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Polynuclear Cu(i) and Ag(i) phosphine complexes containing multi-dentate polytopic ligands: syntheses, crystal structures and photoluminescence properties.
Xiang J, Cheng SC, Jin XX, Su QQ, Zhou X, Chu WK, Leung CF, Ko CC
Dalton Trans. 2019 Jan 2; 48(2)741-750. doi: 10.1039/c8dt03377c.

PMID:
    30560254
    [PubMed]
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Areas of Research Interest

Investigation of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis and the association with gadolinium-containing MRI contrast; the effect of oral niacinamide on serum phosphorus levels in hemodialysis patients