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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

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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

The Risk Factors Affecting Survival in Colorectal Cancer in Taiwan.
Lee CH, Cheng SC, Tung HY, Chang SC, Ching CY, Wu SF
Iran J Public Health. 2018 Apr; 47(4)519-530.

PMID:
    29900136
    [PubMed]
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Dark gap solitons in exciton-polariton condensates in a periodic potential.
Cheng SC, Chen TW
Phys Rev E. 2018 Mar; 97(3-1)032212. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.97.032212.

PMID:
    29776165
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fisetin inhibits the generation of inflammatory mediators in interleukin-1β-induced human lung epithelial cells by suppressing the NF-κB and ERK1/2 pathways.
Peng HL, Huang WC, Cheng SC, Liou CJ
Int Immunopharmacol. 2018 Jul; 60202-210. doi: 10.1016/j.intimp.2018.05.004.

PMID:
    29758489
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anti-interferon-γ autoantibody and disseminated nontuberculous mycobacteria infections in thyroid cancer: a case report.
Hung TC, Cheng SC, Liao KS, Cheng SH, Chang SL
QJM. 2018 May 3; doi: 10.1093/qjmed/hcy094.

PMID:
    29726978
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effects of hyperglycemia on fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose biodistribution in a large oncology clinical practice.
Rosica D, Cheng SC, Hudson M, Sakellis C, Van den Abbeele AD, Kim CK, Jacene HA
Nucl Med Commun. 2018 May; 39(5)417-422. doi: 10.1097/MNM.0000000000000829.

PMID:
    29629997
    [PubMed - in process]
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High-Mobility Group Nucleosome-Binding Protein 1 as Endogenous Ligand Induces Innate Immune Tolerance in a TLR4-Sirtuin-1 Dependent Manner in Human Blood Peripheral Mononuclear Cells.
Arts RJW, Huang PK, Yang, Joosten LAB, van der Meer JWM, Oppenheim JJ, Netea MG, Cheng SC
Front Immunol. 2018; 9526. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.00526.

PMID:
    29593748
    [PubMed]
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Slow Magnetic Relaxation in a Series of Mononuclear 8-Coordinate Fe(II) and Co(II) Complexes.
Jin XX, Chen XX, Xiang J, Chen YZ, Jia LH, Wang BW, Cheng SC, Zhou X, Leung CF, Gao S
Inorg Chem. 2018 Apr 2; 57(7)3761-3774. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b03071.

PMID:
    29521502
    [PubMed]
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6-Thioguanine is a noncompetitive and slow binding inhibitor of human deubiquitinating protease USP2.
Chuang SJ, Cheng SC, Tang HC, Sun CY, Chou CY
Sci Rep. 2018 Feb 15; 8(1)3102. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-21476-w.

PMID:
    29449607
    [PubMed - in process]
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Polariton solitons and nonlinear localized states in a one-dimensional semiconductor microcavity.
Chen TW, Cheng SC
Phys Rev E. 2018 Jan; 97(1-1)012218. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.97.012218.

PMID:
    29448428
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cwc23 is a component of the NTR complex and functions to stabilize Ntr1 and facilitate disassembly of spliceosome intermediates.
Su YL, Chen HC, Tsai RT, Lin PC, Cheng SC
Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Jan 30; doi: 10.1093/nar/gky052.

PMID:
    29390077
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Normalization of ADC does not improve correlation with overall survival in patients with high-grade glioma (HGG).
Qin L, Li A, Qu J, Reinshagen K, Li X, Cheng SC, Bryant A, Young GS
J Neurooncol. 2018 Apr; 137(2)313-319. doi: 10.1007/s11060-017-2719-y.

PMID:
    29383647
    [PubMed - in process]
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Genomic and Expression Analyses Identify a Disease-Modifying Variant for Fibrostenotic Crohn's Disease.
Visschedijk MC, Spekhorst LM, Cheng SC, van Loo ES, Jansen BHD, Blokzijl T, Kil H, de Jong DJ, Pierik M, Maljaars JPWJ, van der Woude CJ, van Bodegraven AA, Oldenburg B, Löwenberg M, Nieuwenhuijs VB, Imhann F, van Sommeren S, Alberts R, Xavier RJ, Dijkstra G, Nico Faber K, Aldaz CM, Weersma RK, Festen EAM
J Crohns Colitis. 2018 Apr 27; 12(5)582-588. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjy001.

PMID:
    29361163
    [PubMed - in process]
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Disulfiram can inhibit MERS and SARS coronavirus papain-like proteases via different modes.
Lin MH, Moses DC, Hsieh CH, Cheng SC, Chen YH, Sun CY, Chou CY
Antiviral Res. 2018 Feb; 150155-163. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2017.12.015.

PMID:
    29289665
    [PubMed - in process]
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Reversible Laser-Induced Bending of Pseudorotaxane Crystals.
Cheng SC, Chen KJ, Suzaki Y, Tsuchido Y, Kuo TS, Osakada K, Horie M
J Am Chem Soc. 2018 Jan 10; 140(1)90-93. doi: 10.1021/jacs.7b10998.

PMID:
    29275635
    [PubMed]
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From manageable to losing control: a grounded theory study of psychosis risk syndrome.
Cheng SC, Schepp KG, Liu CC, McGrath BG, Walsh E, Chen E
Early Interv Psychiatry. 2017 Dec 22; doi: 10.1111/eip.12525.

PMID:
    29271066
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Supportive & palliative interventions in motor neurone disease: what we know from current literature?
Cheng HWB, Chan KY, Chung YKJ, Choi CW, Chan CH, Cheng SC, Chan WH, Fung KS, Wong KY, Chan OMI, Man CW
Ann Palliat Med. 2017 Oct 31; pii: apm.2017.10.01. doi: 10.21037/apm.2017.10.01.

PMID:
    29156920
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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[Clinical manifestations and genetic diagnosis of paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia].
Zhu XM, Gong YH, Lu S, Cheng SC, Yao BZ
Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2017 Nov; 19(11)1169-1173.

PMID:
    29132464
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quantifying Surface Area of Nanosheet Graphene Oxide Colloid Using a Gas-Phase Electrostatic Approach.
Chang WC, Cheng SC, Chiang WH, Liao JL, Ho RM, Hsiao TC, Tsai DH
Anal Chem. 2017 Nov 21; 89(22)12217-12222. doi: 10.1021/acs.analchem.7b02969.

PMID:
    29086566
    [PubMed - in process]
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Establishment of calculated panel reactive antibody and its potential benefits in improving the kidney allocation strategy in Taiwan.
Shen SW, Chang CK, Gao YS, Hsu PJ, Cheng SC, Liu FY, Lo SC
J Formos Med Assoc. 2017 Dec; 116(12)956-963. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2017.09.008.

PMID:
    29037453
    [PubMed - in process]
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Scale of Body Connection: A multi-sample construct validation study.
Price CJ, Thompson EA, Cheng SC
PLoS One. 2017; 12(10)e0184757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0184757.

PMID:
    29028803
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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