Areas of Expertise:
Clinical genetics, Metabolic eye disorders
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP
- Education and Training
MD - The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics and Medical Genetics - University Hospitals of Cleveland & Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
- Titles and Academic Titles
Director, Mitochondrial-Genetic Disease Clinic
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
- Centers and Programs
Falk MJ, Sondheimer N. Mitochondrial genetic diseases. Curr Opin Pediatr. Epub 2010 Nov 1. Read the abstract.
Falk MJ. Neurodevelopmental manifestations of mitochondrial disease. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2010 Sep;31(7):610-21. Read the abstract.
Falk MJ. Introduction: Emerging research in mitochondrial disease. Dev Disabil Res Rev. 2010 Jun;16(2):105. No abstract available.
Rea SL, Graham BH, Nakamaru-Ogiso E, Kar A, Falk MJ. Bacteria, yeast, worms, and flies: exploiting simple model organisms to investigate human mitochondrial diseases. Dev Disabil Res Rev. 2010 Jun;16(2):200-18. Read the abstract.
Dingley S, Polyak E, Lightfoot R, Ostrovsky J, Rao M, Greco T, Ischiropoulos H, Falk MJ. Mitochondrial respiratory chain dysfunction variably increases oxidant stress in Caenorhabditis elegans. Mitochondrion. 2010 Mar;10(2):125-36. Epub 2009 Nov 10. Read the abstract