Emin Maltepe, MD

Neonatologist

Dr. Emin Maltepe is an attending neonatologist at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. He is on service in the intensive care nursery for six weeks a year and on night call for 36 days a year. Maltepe's research focuses on hypoxia, epigenetics, placenta, in utero programming of adult disease and neonatal outcomes.

In addition to treating patients, Maltepe is an associate professor in the UCSF Division of Neonatology. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, and completed an internship, residency and fellowship in pediatrics at UCSF.

Clinics

Fetal Treatment Center
1855 Fourth St., Second Floor, Room A-2432
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (800) 793-3887
Fax: (415) 502-0660

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Emin Maltepe

Education

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine 2001

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Pediatrics 2004

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Neonatology 2006

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Nguyen V, Sabeur K, Maltepe E, Ameri K, Bayraktar O, Rowitch DH. Sonic Hedgehog Agonist Protects Against Complex Neonatal Cerebellar Injury. Cerebellum. 2018 Apr; 17(2):213-227.
  2. Black SM, Field-Ridley A, Sharma S, Kumar S, Keller RL, Kameny R, Maltepe E, Datar SA, Fineman JR. Altered Carnitine Homeostasis in Children With Increased Pulmonary Blood Flow Due to Ventricular Septal Defects. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2017 Oct; 18(10):931-934.
  3. Feuer S, Liu X, Donjacour A, Simbulan R, Maltepe E, Rinaudo P. Common and specific transcriptional signatures in mouse embryos and adult tissues induced by in vitro procedures. Reproduction. 2016 Oct 31.
  4. Boehme J, Sun X, Tormos KV, Gong W, Kellner M, Datar SA, Kameny RJ, Yuan JX, Raff GW, Fineman JR, Black SM, Maltepe E. Pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell hyperproliferation and metabolic shift triggered by pulmonary overcirculation. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016 Oct 01; 311(4):H944-H957.
  5. Datar SA, Gong W, He Y, Johengen M, Kameny RJ, Raff GW, Maltepe E, Oishi PE, Fineman JR. Disrupted NOS signaling in lymphatic endothelial cells exposed to chronically increased pulmonary lymph flow. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016 Jul 01; 311(1):H137-45.
  6. Rafikova O, Meadows ML, Kinchen JM, Mohney RP, Maltepe E, Desai AA, Yuan JX, Garcia JG, Fineman JR, Rafikov R, Black SM. Metabolic Changes Precede the Development of Pulmonary Hypertension in the Monocrotaline Exposed Rat Lung. PLoS One. 2016; 11(3):e0150480.
  7. Simbulan RK, Liu X, Feuer SK, Maltepe E, Donjacour A, Rinaudo P. Adult male mice conceived by in vitro fertilization exhibit increased glucocorticoid receptor expression in fat tissue. J Dev Orig Health Dis. 2016 Feb; 7(1):73-82.
  8. Maltepe E, Fisher SJ. Placenta: the forgotten organ. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. 2015; 31:523-52.
  9. Ameri K, Maltepe E. HIGD1A-mediated dormancy and tumor survival. Mol Cell Oncol. 2015 Oct-Dec; 2(4):e1030537.
  10. Simbulan RK, Di Santo M, Liu X, Lin W, Donjacour A, Maltepe E, Shenoy A, Borini A, Rinaudo P. Embryonic stem cells derived from in vivo or in vitro-generated murine blastocysts display similar transcriptome and differentiation potential. PLoS One. 2015; 10(2):e0117422.
  11. Boehme J, Maltepe E. Spare hypoxia, spoil the child? J Clin Invest. 2015 Mar 02; 125(3):965-7.
  12. Ameri K, Jahangiri A, Rajah AM, Tormos KV, Nagarajan R, Pekmezci M, Nguyen V, Wheeler ML, Murphy MP, Sanders TA, Jeffrey SS, Yeghiazarians Y, Rinaudo PF, Costello JF, Aghi MK, Maltepe E. HIGD1A Regulates Oxygen Consumption, ROS Production, and AMPK Activity during Glucose Deprivation to Modulate Cell Survival and Tumor Growth. Cell Rep. 2015 Feb 12.
  13. Zhou Y, Yuge A, Rajah AM, Unek G, Rinaudo PF, Maltepe E. LIMK1 regulates human trophoblast invasion/differentiation and is down-regulated in preeclampsia. Am J Pathol. 2014 Dec; 184(12):3321-31.
  14. Feuer SK, Donjacour A, Simbulan RK, Lin W, Liu X, Maltepe E, Rinaudo PF. Sexually dimorphic effect of in vitro fertilization (IVF) on adult mouse fat and liver metabolomes. Endocrinology. 2014 Nov; 155(11):4554-67.
  15. Yuen TJ, Silbereis JC, Griveau A, Chang SM, Daneman R, Fancy SPJ, Zahed H, Maltepe E, Rowitch DH. Oligodendrocyte-encoded HIF function couples postnatal myelination and white matter angiogenesis. Cell. 2014 Jul 17; 158(2):383-396.
  16. Feuer SK, Liu X, Donjacour A, Lin W, Simbulan RK, Giritharan G, Piane LD, Kolahi K, Ameri K, Maltepe E, Rinaudo PF. Use of a mouse in vitro fertilization model to understand the developmental origins of health and disease hypothesis. Endocrinology. 2014 May; 155(5):1956-69.
  17. Zeldovich VB, Clausen CH, Bradford E, Fletcher DA, Maltepe E, Robbins JR, Bakardjiev AI. Placental syncytium forms a biophysical barrier against pathogen invasion. PLoS Pathog. 2013; 9(12):e1003821.
  18. Tache V, Ciric A, Moretto-Zita M, Li Y, Peng J, Maltepe E, Milstone DS, Parast MM. Hypoxia and trophoblast differentiation: a key role for PPAR?. Stem Cells Dev. 2013 Nov 01; 22(21):2815-24.
  19. Ameri K, Rajah AM, Nguyen V, Sanders TA, Jahangiri A, Delay M, Donne M, Choi HJ, Tormos KV, Yeghiazarians Y, Jeffrey SS, Rinaudo PF, Rowitch DH, Aghi M, Maltepe E. Nuclear localization of the mitochondrial factor HIGD1A during metabolic stress. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e62758.
  20. Smith F, Hu D, Young NM, Lainoff AJ, Jamniczky HA, Maltepe E, Hallgrimsson B, Marcucio RS. The effect of hypoxia on facial shape variation and disease phenotypes in chicken embryos. Dis Model Mech. 2013 Jul; 6(4):915-24.

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