Clyde Wright, MD

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Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification


Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Research Interests




Wright CJ, Kirpalani H. Targeting inflammation to prevent bronchopulmonary dysplasia: can new insights be translated into therapies? Pediatrics. 2011 Jul;128(1):111-126. epub 2011 Jun 6. Review. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21646264. Read the abstract

Yang G, Hinson MD, Bordner JE, Lin QS, Fernando AP La P, et al. Silencing hyperoxia-induced C/EPPα in neonatal mice improves lung architecture via enhanced proliferation of alveolar epithelial cells. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2011 Aug;301(2):L187-96. Epub 2011 May 13. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21571903. Read the abstract


Wright CJ, Agboke F, Chen F, La P, Yang G, Dennery PA. Nitric oxide inhibits hyperoxia-induced NF-kappaB activation in neonatal pulmonary microvascular endothelial cells. Pediatr Res. 2010 Aug 27. Cited in PubMed; PMID 20805787. Read the abstract.


Wright CJ, Dennery PA. Manipulation of gene expression by oxygen: a primer from bedside to bench. Pediatr Res. 2009 Jul;66(1):3-10. Cited in PubMed; PMID 19287338.  Review. Read the article

La P, Fernando AP, Zhuang T, Salahudeen A, Yang G, Lin Q, et al. Zinc protoporphyrin regulates cyclin D1 expression independent of heme oxygenase inhibition. J Biol Chem. 2009 Dec 25;284(52):36302-11. Epub 2009 Oct 22. Cited in PubMed; PMID 19850937. Read the article




Wright CJ, Posencheg MA. Newborn jaundice. In: Zorc JJ, editor. Schwartz’s clinical handbook of pediatrics, 4th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins. 2009. p. 525-45.