Dr. Anthony A. Portale, a pediatric kidney specialist, is director of the Pediatric Dialysis Program. He is an expert in genetic kidney and renal tubular diseases, disorder of bone and mineral metabolism, and acute kidney failure.
A graduate of St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia, he earned a medical degree at State University of New York at Buffalo and completed a pediatric nephrology fellowship at UCSF Medical Center. His research, funded by the National Institutes of Health, he has produced more than 80 publications in the medical and scientific literature focused on genetic and acquired disorders of calcium, phosphorus and vitamin D metabolism and bone diseases in children.
Most recent publications from a total of 75
Portale AA, Wolf MS, Messinger S, Perwad F, Jüppner H, Warady BA, Furth SL, Salusky IB. Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 and Risk of CKD Progression in Children. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Nov 7; 11(11):1989-1998. View in PubMed
McEnhill ME, Brennan JL, Winnicki E, Lee MM, Tavakol M, Posselt AM, Stock PG, Portale AA. Effect of Immigration Status on Outcomes in Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients. Am J Transplant. 2016 Jun; 16(6):1827-33. View in PubMed
Portale AA, Zhang MY, David V, Martin A, Jiao Y, Gu W, Perwad F. Characterization of FGF23-Dependent Egr-1 Cistrome in the Mouse Renal Proximal Tubule. PLoS One. 2015; 10(11):e0142924. View in PubMed
Kumar J, McDermott K, Abraham AG, Friedman LA, Johnson VL, Kaskel FJ, Furth SL, Warady BA, Portale AA, Melamed ML. Prevalence and correlates of 25-hydroxyvitamin D deficiency in the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children (CKiD) cohort. Pediatr Nephrol. 2016 Jan; 31(1):121-9. View in PubMed
Zhang X, Imel EA, Ruppe MD, Weber TJ, Klausner MA, Ito T, Vergeire M, Humphrey J, Glorieux FH, Portale AA, Insogna K, Carpenter TO, Peacock M. Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of a human monoclonal anti-FGF23 antibody (KRN23) in the first multiple ascending-dose trial treating adults with X-linked hypophosphatemia. J Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Feb; 56(2):176-85. View in PubMed
Denburg MR, Kumar J, Jemielita T, Brooks ER, Skversky A, Portale AA, Salusky IB, Warady BA, Furth SL, Leonard MB. Fracture Burden and Risk Factors in Childhood CKD: Results from the CKiD Cohort Study. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Feb; 27(2):543-50. View in PubMed
Ku E, Glidden DV, Hsu CY, Portale AA, Grimes B, Johansen KL. Association of Body Mass Index with Patient-Centered Outcomes in Children with ESRD. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Feb; 27(2):551-8. View in PubMed
Imel EA, Zhang X, Ruppe MD, Weber TJ, Klausner MA, Ito T, Vergeire M, Humphrey JS, Glorieux FH, Portale AA, Insogna K, Peacock M, Carpenter TO. Prolonged Correction of Serum Phosphorus in Adults With X-Linked Hypophosphatemia Using Monthly Doses of KRN23. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Jul; 100(7):2565-73. View in PubMed
Ku E, Johansen KL, Portale AA, Grimes B, Hsu CY. State level variations in nephrology workforce and timing and incidence of dialysis in the United States among children and adults: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Nephrol. 2015; 16:2. View in PubMed
Wassner SJ, Chesney RW, Friedman A, Chantler C, Portale AA. Malcolm A. Holliday, M.D, January 12, 1924 - March 26, 2014. Pediatr Nephrol. 2014 Aug; 29(8):1473-4. View in PubMed
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