Jennifer Whangbo, MD, PhD

Attending Physician

Instructor in Pediatrics

  • Contact: 617-632-2664

  • Fax: 617-730-0641

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

Departments

  • Hematology / Oncology

Programs

  • Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Hematology / Oncology
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Experience and Education

Education

Bachelor of Science

University if North Carolina,

Chapel Hill, NC

Program in Biological Sciences

University of California,

San Francisco, CA

Medical School

University of California, Los Angeles,

Los Angeles, CA

Pediatrics

Children's Hospital Boston/Boston Medical Center,

Boston, MA

Pediatrics

Children's Hospital Boston/Boston Medical Center,

Boston, MA

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Children's Hospital Boston/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute,

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, General Pediatrics

Publications

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  1. Koreth J, Kim HT, Jones KT, Lange PB, Reynolds CG, Chammas MJ, Dusenbury K, Whangbo J, Nikiforow S, Alyea EP, Armand P, Cutler CS, Ho VT, Chen YB, Avigan D, Blazar BR, Antin JH, Ritz J, Soiffer RJ. Efficacy, durability, and response predictors of low-dose interleukin-2 therapy for chronic graft-versus-host disease. Blood. 2016 Jul 7; 128(1):130-7.
  2. Alho AC, Kim HT, Chammas MJ, Reynolds CG, Matos TR, Forcade E, Whangbo J, Nikiforow S, Cutler CS, Koreth J, Ho VT, Armand P, Antin JH, Alyea EP, Lacerda JF, Soiffer RJ, Ritz J. Unbalanced recovery of regulatory and effector T cells after allogeneic stem cell transplantation contributes to chronic GVHD. Blood. 2016 Feb 4; 127(5):646-57.
  3. Thomas MP, Liu X, Whangbo J, McCrossan G, Sanborn KB, Basar E, Walch M, Lieberman J. Apoptosis Triggers Specific, Rapid, and Global mRNA Decay with 3' Uridylated Intermediates Degraded by DIS3L2. Cell Rep. 2015 May 19; 11(7):1079-89.
  4. Thomas MP, Whangbo J, McCrossan G, Deutsch AJ, Martinod K, Walch M, Lieberman J. Leukocyte protease binding to nucleic acids promotes nuclear localization and cleavage of nucleic acid binding proteins. J Immunol. 2014 Jun 1; 192(11):5390-7.
  5. Whangbo JS, Hunter CP. Environmental RNA interference. Trends Genet. 2008 Jun; 24(6):297-305.
  6. Smith R, Owen LA, Trem DJ, Wong JS, Whangbo JS, Golub TR, Lessnick SL. Expression profiling of EWS/FLI identifies NKX2.2 as a critical target gene in Ewing's sarcoma. Cancer Cell. 2006 May; 9(5):405-16.
  7. Ch'ng Q, Williams L, Lie YS, Sym M, Whangbo J, Kenyon C. Identification of genes that regulate a left-right asymmetric neuronal migration in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 2003 Aug; 164(4):1355-67.
  8. Whangbo J, Harris J, Kenyon C. Multiple levels of regulation specify the polarity of an asymmetric cell division in C. elegans. Development. 2000 Nov; 127(21):4587-98.
  9. Whangbo J, Kenyon C. A Wnt signaling system that specifies two patterns of cell migration in C. elegans. Mol Cell. 1999 Nov; 4(5):851-8.
  10. Maloof JN, Whangbo J, Harris JM, Jongeward GD, Kenyon C. A Wnt signaling pathway controls hox gene expression and neuroblast migration in C. elegans. Development. 1999 Jan; 126(1):37-49.
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