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Curtis, Mark T.

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Mark T. Curtis, MD, PhD

Contact Dr. Curtis

132 South 10th Street
Main Building, Suite 263
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-6206

Medical School

MD, Thomas Jefferson University - 1982

University Appointment

Associate Professor

Other Professional Appointments

Director of Neuropathology

Assistant Director of Autopsy Pathology

Director, Pathology Laser Microdissection Facility

Program Director, Pathology Residency

Research and Clinical Interests

Viral Diseases of the Central Nervous System

Demyelinating Disorders of the Central Nervous System


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Mdivi-1, a mitochondrial fission inhibitor, modulates T helper cells and suppresses the development of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
  2. Host IDO2 gene status influences tumor progression and radiotherapy response in KRAS-driven sporadic pancreatic cancers
  3. Biphenotypic Sinonasal Sarcoma--Case Report and Review of Clinicopathological Features and Diagnostic Modalities
  4. Potential role of CSF cytokine profiles in discriminating infectious from non-infectious CNS disorders
  5. Identification of a novel metabolic-related mutation (IDH1) in metastatic pancreatic cancer
  6. Spheno-orbital meningiomas: An analysis based on world health organization classification and Ki-67 proliferative index
  7. Thoracic spinal osteochondroma: A rare presentation of spinal cord compression
  8. LINGO-1-Fc-Transduced Neural Stem Cells Are Effective Therapy for Chronic Stage Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis
  9. Cholesterol granulomas presenting as sellar masses: a similar, but clinically distinct entity from craniopharyngioma and Rathke’s cleft cyst
  10. Teratoma of the spinal cord in an adult: Report of a rare case and review of the literature
  11. Human parechovirus and enterovirus initiate distinct CNS innate immune responses: Pathogenic and diagnostic implications
  12. Two interesting cases of intracranial IgG4-related disease and discussion of therapy options
  13. Lumbar paraganglioma
  14. Neural Stem Cells Engineered to Express Three Therapeutic Factors Mediate Recovery from Chronic Stage CNS Autoimmunity
  15. Severe human parechovirus type 3 myocarditis and encephalitis in an adolescent with hypogammaglobulinemia
  16. Intravenous injection of AAVrh10-GALC after the neonatal period in twitcher mice results in significant expression in the central and peripheral nervous systems and improvement of clinical features
  17. Succinate dehydrogenase-deficient gastrointestinal stromal tumor: A clinical example and discussion of the entity
  18. Two cases of spinal, extraosseous, intradural ewing's sarcoma/peripheral neuroectodermal tumor: Radiologic, pathologic, and molecular analysis
  19. Homonymous hemianopia due to Erdheim-Chester disease
  20. Glioma grade is associated with the accumulation and activity of cells bearing M2 monocyte markers