Luke Judge, PhD, MD

Neonatologist

Dr. Luke Judge is a pediatrician specializing in neonatology who cares for infants in the Intensive Care Nursery. Judge also resuscitates newborns during high-risk deliveries and provides prenatal counseling in the Fetal Treatment Center to women with high-risk pregnancies.

Judge's research focuses on genetic diseases of the heart and skeletal muscle, employing an approach called "disease modeling in a dish," which involves growing human cell types and tissue in the laboratory.

An assistant professor of pediatrics at UCSF, Judge earned an undergraduate degree from Pomona College and a Ph.D. and medical degree from University of Washington. He completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in neonatal-perinatal medicine at UCSF.

Judge is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the International Society for Stem Cell Research.

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

Assistant Professor

More about Luke Judge

Education

University of Washington School of Medicine 2008

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center 2011

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center 2014

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Nelson DM, Lindsay A, Judge LM, Duan D, Chamberlain JS, Lowe DA, Ervasti JM. Variable rescue of microtubule and physiological phenotypes in mdx muscle expressing different miniaturized dystrophins. Hum Mol Genet. 2018 Jun 12.
  2. Nelson DM, Lindsay A, Judge LM, Duan D, Chamberlain JS, Lowe DA, Ervasti JM. Variable rescue of microtubule and physiological phenotypes in mdx muscle expressing different miniaturized dystrophins. Hum Mol Genet. 2018 Mar 28.
  3. Judge LM, Perez-Bermejo JA, Truong A, Ribeiro AJ, Yoo JC, Jensen CL, Mandegar MA, Huebsch N, Kaake RM, So PL, Srivastava D, Pruitt BL, Krogan NJ, Conklin BR. A BAG3 chaperone complex maintains cardiomyocyte function during proteotoxic stress. JCI Insight. 2017 Jul 20; 2(14).

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