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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

Alirocumab and Cardiovascular Outcomes after Acute Coronary Syndrome.
Schwartz GG, Steg PG, Szarek M, Bhatt DL, Bittner VA, Diaz R, Edelberg JM, Goodman SG, Hanotin C, Harrington RA, Jukema JW, Lecorps G, Mahaffey KW, Moryusef A, Pordy R, Quintero K, Roe MT, Sasiela WJ, Tamby JF, Tricoci P, White HD, Zeiher AM, ODYSSEY OUTCOMES Committees and Investigators.
N Engl J Med. 2018 Nov 29; 379(22)2097-2107. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1801174.

PMID:
    30403574
    [PubMed - in process]
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Dynamic protein-RNA interactions in mediating splicing catalysis.
Chung CS, Tseng CK, Lai YH, Wang HF, Newman AJ, Cheng SC
Nucleic Acids Res. 2018 Nov 5; doi: 10.1093/nar/gky1089.

PMID:
    30395327
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effect of <i>Cistanche Tubulosa</i> Extracts on Male Reproductive Function in Streptozotocin⁻Nicotinamide-Induced Diabetic Rats.
Kong ZL, Johnson A, Ko FC, He JL, Cheng SC
Nutrients. 2018 Oct 22; 10(10)pii: E1562. doi: 10.3390/nu10101562.

PMID:
    30360409
    [PubMed - in process]
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Design of Luminescent Isocyano Rhenium(I) Complexes: Photophysics and Effects of the Ancillary Ligands.
Chan KC, Tong KM, Cheng SC, Ng CO, Yiu SM, Ko CC
Inorg Chem. 2018 Nov 5; 57(21)13963-13972. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.8b02536.

PMID:
    30354094
    [PubMed]
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High-throughput screening of phthalate-containing objects in the kindergartens by ambient mass spectrometry.
Su H, Huang MZ, Chou JH, Chang TH, Jiang YM, Cho YT, Cheng SC, Wu MT, Shiea J
Anal Chim Acta. 2018 Dec 18; 103965-73. doi: 10.1016/j.aca.2018.08.048.

PMID:
    30322554
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Psychological and Autonomic Correlates of Emotion Dysregulation among Women in Substance Use Disorder Treatment.
Price CJ, Crowell SE, Pike KC, Cheng SC, Puzia M, Thompson EA
Subst Use Misuse. 2018 Oct 1; 1-10. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2018.1508297.

PMID:
    30273086
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Immediate effects of interoceptive awareness training through Mindful Awareness in Body-oriented Therapy (MABT) for women in substance use disorder treatment.
Price CJ, Thompson EA, Crowell SE, Pike K, Cheng SC, Parent S, Hooven C
Subst Abus. 2018 Sep 20; 1-14. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2018.1488335.

PMID:
    29949455
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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]
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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 Apr 20; 46(7)3764-3773. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky052.

PMID:
    29390077
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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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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