My name is John D’Orazio; I received my medical degree from University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, Fla. I then completed a Pediatrics residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston and a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston.
I am board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in Hematology/Oncology.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Miami, School of Medicine, Miami, Fla.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston
Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Hematology/Oncology
John D'Orazio Lab
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
The DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic
Second Floor, Room L230
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284
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Recent Publications (Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
- Wolf Horrell EM, Boulanger MC, D'Orazio JA.
Melanocortin 1 Receptor: Structure, Function, and Regulation.
Front Genet. 2016;7:95.
- Jarrett SG, Wolf Horrell EM, Boulanger MC, D'Orazio JA.
Defining the Contribution of MC1R Physiological Ligands to ATR Phosphorylation at Ser435, a Predictor of DNA Repair in Melanocytes.
J Invest Dermatol. 2015 Dec;135(12):3086-95.
- D'Orazio JA.
Melanocyte UV resistance: Feelin' the endothelin.
Exp Dermatol. 2015 Jun;24(6):414-5.
- Jarrett SG, Wolf Horrell EM, Christian PA, Vanover JC, Boulanger MC, Zou Y, D'Orazio JA.
PKA-mediated phosphorylation of ATR promotes recruitment of XPA to UV-induced DNA damage.
Mol Cell. 2014 Jun 19;54(6):999-1011.
- Amaro-Ortiz A, Yan B, D'Orazio JA.
Ultraviolet radiation, aging and the skin: prevention of damage by topical cAMP manipulation.
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