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Ross M. Fasano, MD

The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Laboratory Medicine

Infant Sickle Cell Program
Neonatal and Childhood Stroke Program
Sickle Cell Disease Program
Sickle Cell Transplant Program

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology
National Provider Identifier1790951325

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Univ of Illinois at Urbana College of Medicine Urbana, ILBachelor of Science 1995 -1999
Medical School Ohio State University College of Medicine Columbus, OHDoctor of Medicine 1999 -2003
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
InvestigatorInvestigation of RH polymorphisms in Sickle Cell Disease, and their relationship to RBC alloimmunization risk.The National Institutes of Health, Department of Transfusion Medicine & Immunogenetics2007 - 2010
InvestigatorAAV/Adenovirus vector system and its utility in gene therapyChildren's Research Institute, Columbus Ohio2000 - 2001
InvestigatorMutational analysis of Bacteriophage Integrase Catalygic Site Residue, essential for in vivo Site-Specific RecombinationUniversity of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, department of Molecular Biology1997 - 1999
InvestigatorMaize genome using PCR-based Micro-satellite analysisUniversity of Illinois at Champaign/Urbana, department of Genetics1997
Journal Article, Li X, Fasano R, Wang E, Yao KT, Marincola FM (2009), HLA associations with nasopharyngeal carcinoma, Curr Mol Med, 9, 6, 751-765.

Conference Presentation - Workshop, Ross Fasano, MD (2009), Handling Difficult Transfusion Cases, Workshop session presented at the MAABB Annual Meeting

Conference Presentation - Poster, Ross Fasano, MD, Alessandro Monaco, Emily Riehm Meier, MD, et al. (2008), The Emerging Role of RH Genotyping in Chronically Transfused Sickle Cell Disease Patients, Poster session presented at the ASH Annual Meeting

Conference Presentation - Workshop (2008), Use of RH Genotyping in Chronically Transfused, Alloimmunized Sickle Cell Disease Patients, Workshop session presented at the 27th Annual Immunohematology & Blood Transfusion Symposium

Journal Article, Monaco A, Menolascina F, Zhao Y, Tommasi S, Sabatino M, Fasano R, Paradiso A, Marincola FM, Wang E (2008), "Sequencing-grade" screening for BRCA1 variants by oligo-arrays, J Transl Med, 6, 64-64.

Journal Article, Darbari DS, Castro O, Taylor JG, Fasano R, Rehm J, Gordeuk VR, Minniti CP (2008), Severe vaso-occlusive episodes associated with use of systemic corticosteroids in patients with sickle cell disease, Journ Nat Med Assoc., 100, 948-951.

Journal Article, Fasano R, Luban NL (2008), Blood component therapy, Pediatr Clin North Am., 55, 2, 421-445.

Journal Article, Santi M, Bulas D, Fasano R, Ponsky T, Sandler A, Richter E, Rushing EJ (2008), Congenital ependymoblastoma arising in the sacrococcygeal soft tissue: a case study, Clin Neuropathol, 27, 2, 78-82.

Journal Article, Fasano R, Kent P, Valentino L (2005), Superior Vena Cava Thrombus Treated With Low-Dose, Peripherally Administered Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator in a Child: Case Report and Review of the Literature, Jour of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 27, 12, 692-695.

Journal Article, Fasano R, Rimmerman C, Jaber W.A. (2004), Cardiac Sarcoidosis: A Cause of Infiltrative Cardiomyopathy, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine, 71, 6, 483-488.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Ross Fasano, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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