Valerie A McLin

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in the molecular and genetic understanding of congenital gastrointestinal malformations
    Véronique Dauvé
    Departement de Pediatrie, Faculte de Medecine, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève et Universitè de Genève, Geneve, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:4-13. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Blood pressure elevation in long-term survivors of pediatric liver transplantation
    V A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Transplant 12:183-90. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The role of the visceral mesoderm in the development of the gastrointestinal tract
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Gastroenterology 136:2074-91. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Identification and gastrointestinal expression of Xenopus laevis FoxF2
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 54:919-24. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Expression of complement components coincides with early patterning and organogenesis in Xenopus laevis
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine BCM, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 52:1123-33. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Parental functioning improves the developmental quotient of pediatric liver transplant recipients
    Klara M Posfay-Barbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6 Rue Willy Donze, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Transplant 17:355-61. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular control of liver development
    Valerie A McLin
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Childrens Liver Center, 1102 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77006, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 10:1-25, v. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome and solid organ transplant recipients: are children protected?
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Transplant 14:19-22. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Repression of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in the anterior endoderm is essential for liver and pancreas development
    Valerie A McLin
    Cincinnati Children s Research Foundation, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Development 134:2207-17. 2007
  10. pmc Psycho-social outcome in liver transplanted children: beware of emotional self-assessment!
    Ana Maria Calinescu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ital J Pediatr 38:37. 2012

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in the molecular and genetic understanding of congenital gastrointestinal malformations
    Véronique Dauvé
    Departement de Pediatrie, Faculte de Medecine, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève et Universitè de Genève, Geneve, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:4-13. 2013
    ..We review advances in the molecular and genetic understanding of gastrointestinal development using evidence from both mammalian and nonmammalian models. When appropriate, we highlight relevance and applicability to human disease...
  2. doi request reprint Blood pressure elevation in long-term survivors of pediatric liver transplantation
    V A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Transplant 12:183-90. 2012
    ..Pediatric LT patients show a high prevalence of elevated BP measurements 5 to 10 years following LT, which is related to age at LT, decreased cGFR and recent steroid use...
  3. doi request reprint The role of the visceral mesoderm in the development of the gastrointestinal tract
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Gastroenterology 136:2074-91. 2009
    ..In reviewing evidence from both mammalian and nonmammalian models, we reveal the important role of the visceral mesoderm in the ontogeny of the GI tract...
  4. doi request reprint Identification and gastrointestinal expression of Xenopus laevis FoxF2
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 54:919-24. 2010
    ..Here, we describe the cloning and expression pattern of XFoxF2 during embryonic development, metamorphosis and adulthood, and compare and contrast it to the expression of FoxF1 in Xenopus laevis and FoxF2 in mouse...
  5. doi request reprint Expression of complement components coincides with early patterning and organogenesis in Xenopus laevis
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine BCM, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 52:1123-33. 2008
    ..The expression patterns of these molecules suggest that these components of the complement system may have in Xenopus a so far undefined developmental role...
  6. doi request reprint Parental functioning improves the developmental quotient of pediatric liver transplant recipients
    Klara M Posfay-Barbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6 Rue Willy Donze, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Transplant 17:355-61. 2013
    ..03). Paternal performance scores were higher than maternal scores. Children transplanted after two yr of age suffer greater long-term deficits than those transplanted as infants...
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular control of liver development
    Valerie A McLin
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Childrens Liver Center, 1102 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77006, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 10:1-25, v. 2006
    ..Understanding the molecular control of liver development should impact diagnosis and treatment of pediatric and adult liver diseases and aid in efforts to differentiate liver tissue in vitro for stem cell-based therapies...
  8. doi request reprint Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome and solid organ transplant recipients: are children protected?
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Transplant 14:19-22. 2010
    ..However, IRIS has to date not been reported in pediatric SOT recipients. Here we review what is known and speculated about the pathogenesis of IRIS and propose that children may be relatively protected from IRIS...
  9. ncbi request reprint Repression of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in the anterior endoderm is essential for liver and pancreas development
    Valerie A McLin
    Cincinnati Children s Research Foundation, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Development 134:2207-17. 2007
    ..These results illustrate that turning Wnt signaling off and on in the correct temporal sequence is essential for organ formation, a finding that might directly impact efforts to differentiate liver and pancreas tissue from stem cells...
  10. pmc Psycho-social outcome in liver transplanted children: beware of emotional self-assessment!
    Ana Maria Calinescu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, University Children s Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ital J Pediatr 38:37. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that patients and their parents after LT report their psycho-social well-being too enthusiastically when enquired by their personal care takers...
  11. doi request reprint Complications of chronic liver disease
    Alexandra Tsouka
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospitals Geneva, 5, rue Willy Donze, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 36:262-7. 2012
    ..Nutritional assessment and management is the cornerstone of management. Consider immune dysfunction in everyday treatment decisions. Consider early heart-lung-brain involvement in transplant evaluation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Language and motor skills are impaired in infants with biliary atresia before transplantation
    Susan E Caudle
    Psychology Service, Texas Children s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pediatr 156:936-40, 940.e1. 2010
    ..To test the hypothesis that in very young patients with biliary atresia, cognitive deficits are apparent before transplantation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Glomerular and tubular function following orthotopic liver transplantation in children
    Valerie A McLin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Geneva Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Transplant 9:512-9. 2005
    ..Tubular dysfunction is frequent in both groups of patients, pre- and post-transplant, and may contribute to bone mineral density as well as to metabolic disturbances in this population...