Kate G. Ackerman, M.D.

Kate G. Ackerman, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 703
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 276-4001
Lab: (585) 276-4238
Fax: (585) 276-0232


Ackerman, KG and Beier DR.. "Diaphragmatic Embryogenesis and Human Congenital Diaphragmatic Defects.". Principles of Developmental Genetics. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Inc., 2007.

Journal Articles

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2013 May 21
Coles GL, Ackerman KG. "Kif7 is required for the patterning and differentiation of the diaphragm in a model of syndromic congenital diaphragmatic hernia." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.. 2013 May 21; 110(21):E1898-905. Epub 2013 May 06.
Ackerman KG, Vargas SO, Wilson JM, Jennings RW, Kozakewich HP, Pober B. "Congenital diaphragmatic defects: proposal for a new classification based on observations in 234 patients." Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society. 2012 15(4):265-74. Epub 2012 Mar 07.
Kantarci S, Ackerman KG, (co-first authors Russell M, Longoni M, Sougnez C, Noonan KM, Hatchwell E, Zhang X, Canmarcke, RP,Anyane-Yeboe K, Dickman P, Wilson J, Donahue P, Pober BR). "Characterization of the Chromosome 1q41q42.12 region and the Candidate Gene DISP1, in Patients with CDH". American Journal of Medical Genetics. 2010; . Link
2009 Feb
Stevens TP, van Wijngaarden E, Ackerman KG, Lally PA, Lally KP, . "Timing of delivery and survival rates for infants with prenatal diagnoses of congenital diaphragmatic hernia." Pediatrics.. 2009 Feb; 123(2):494-502.
Liu, X.; Ramjiganesh, T.; Chen, Y.H.; Chung, S.W.; Hall, S.R.; Schissel, S.L.; Padera, R.F. Jr.; Liao, R.; Ackerman, K.G.; Kajstura, J.; Leri, A.; Anversa, P.; Yet, S.F.; Layne, M.D.; Perrella M.A. "Disruption of striated preferentially expressed gene locus leads to dilated cardiomyopathy in mice." Circulation. 2009; 119(2): 261-268. Link
Zhou, B; Ma, Q; Kong, SW; Hu, Y; Campbell, PH; McGowan, FX; Ackerman, KG; Wu, B; Zhou, B; Tevosian, SG; Pu, WT. "Fog2 is critical for cardiac function and maintenance of coronary vasculature in the adult mouse heart". J Clin Invest. 2009; 119(6): 1462-1476. Link
2007 Apr
Ackerman KG, Wang J, Luo L, Fujiwara Y, Orkin SH, Beier DR. "Gata4 is necessary for normal pulmonary lobar development." American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology.. 2007 Apr; 36(4):391-7. Epub 2006 Dec 01.
2005 Jul
Ackerman KG, Herron BJ, Vargas SO, Huang H, Tevosian SG, Kochilas L, Rao C, Pober BR, Babiuk RP, Epstein JA, Greer JJ, Beier DR. "Fog2 is required for normal diaphragm and lung development in mice and humans." PLoS genetics.. 2005 Jul; 1(1):58-65. Epub 2005 Jun 17.
2005 Mar 21
Ackerman KG, Huang H, Grasemann H, Puma C, Singer JB, Hill AE, Lander E, Nadeau JH, Churchill GA, Drazen JM, Beier DR. "Interacting genetic loci cause airway hyperresponsiveness." Physiological genomics. 2005 Mar 21; 21(1):105-11. Epub 2005 Jan 18.
Pober, B.R.; Lin, A.; Russell, M.; Ackerman, K.G.; Chakravorty, S.; Strauss, B.; Westgate, M. N.; Wilson, J.; Donahoe, P.K.; Holmes, L.B. "Infants with Bochdalek diaphragmatic hernia: sibling precurrence and monozygotic twin discordance in a hospital-based malformation surveillance program." Am.J.Med.Genet.A.. 2005; 138(2): 81-88. Link
Levy, BD; De Sanctis, GT; Devchand, PR; Kim, E; Ackerman, K; Schmidt, B; Szczeklik, W; Drazen, JM; Serhan, CN. "Lipoxins and aspirin-triggered lipoxins in airway responses". Adv Exp Med Biol. 2003; 525: 19-23. Link
Levy, BD; De Sanctis, GT; Devchand, PR; Kim, E; Ackerman, K; Schmidt, BA; Szczeklik, W; Drazen, JM; Serhan, CN. "Multi-pronged inhibition of airway hyper-responsiveness and inflammation by lipoxin A(4)". Nat Med. 2002; 8(9): 1018-1023. Link
Finotto, S; Neurath, MF; Glickman, JN; Qin, S; Lehr, HA; Green, FH; Ackerman, K; Haley, K; Galle, PR; Szabo, SJ; Drazen, JM; De Sanctis, GT; Glimcher, LH. "Development of spontaneous airway changes consistent with human asthma in mice lacking T-bet". Science. 2002; 295(5553): 336-338. Link
Grover, T.R.; Ackerman, K.G.; Le Cras, T.D.; Jobe, A.H.; Abman, S.H. "Repetitive prenatal glucocorticoids increase lung endothelial nitric oxide synthase expression in ovine fetuses delivered at term." Pediatric Res.. 2000; 48(1): 75-83. Link
MacLean, JA; De Sanctis, GT; Ackerman, KG; Drazen, JM; Sauty, A; DeHaan, E; Green, FH; Charo, IF; Luster, AD. "CC chemokine receptor-2 is not essential for the development of antigen-induced pulmonary eosinophilia and airway hyperresponsiveness". J Immunology. 2000; 165(11): 6568-6575. Link
Rogers, B; Msall, M; Owens, T; Guernsey, K; Brody, A; Buck, G; Hudak, M. "Cystic periventricular leukomalacia and type of cerebral palsy in preterm infants". J Pediatr. 1994; 125(1): S1-S8. Link