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Aras N. Mattis, MD, PhD

Research and Clinical Interests

Metabolic Liver Disease; Fatty liver disease; Steatohepatitis; hepatocellular neoplasia; Pediatric liver disease; Liver transplantation

Selected Publications

  • Mattis AN, Song G, Hitchner K, Kim RY, Lee AY, Sharma AD, Malato Y, McManus MT, Esau CC, Koller E, Koliwad S, Lim LP, Maher JJ, Raffai RL, Willenbring H. A screen in mice uncovers repression of lipoprotein lipase by microRNA-29a as a mechanism for lipid distribution away from the liver. Hepatology. 2014 Aug 18.
  • Zhu S, Rezvani M, Harbell J, Mattis AN, Wolfe AR, Benet LZ, Willenbring H, Ding S. Mouse liver repopulation with hepatocytes generated from human fibroblasts. Nature. 2014 Apr 3; 508(7494):93-7.
  • Mattis AN, Willenbring H: A ZFN/piggyBac step closer to autologous liver cell therapy. Hepatology, 55(6): pages 2033-2035, 2012. PMID: 22422378
  • Levy M, Trivedi A, Zhang J, Miles L, Mattis AN, Kim GE, Lassman C, Anders RA, Misdraji J, Yerian LM, Xu H, Dhall D, Wang HL. Expression of glypican-3 in undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma and mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver. Hum Pathol. 2012 May; 43(5):695-701.
  • Baker-LePain JC, Stone DH, Mattis AN, Nakamura MC, Fye KH. Clinical diagnosis of segmental arterial mediolysis: differentiation from vasculitis and other mimics. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2010 Nov; 62(11):1655-60.
  • Mattis AN, Gumport RI, Gardner JF. Purification and characterization of bacteriophage P22 Xis protein. J Bacteriol. 2008 Sep; 190(17):5781-96.
  • Dichiara JM, Mattis AN, Gardner JF. IntDOT interactions with core- and arm-type sites of the conjugative transposon CTnDOT. J Bacteriol. 2007 Apr; 189(7):2692-701.
  • Lynch TW, Read EK, Mattis AN, Gardner JF, Rice PA. Integration host factor: putting a twist on protein-DNA recognition. J Mol Biol. 2003 Jul 11; 330(3):493-502.

Additional Information

Aras N. Mattis, MD, PhD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pathology

Specialty Areas

  • Surgical Pathology, Liver and GI

Contact Information

Mailing/Shipping Address:

  • UCSF
  • Aras N. Mattis, MD, PhD
  • Pathology, Box 0511
  • 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room HSW-516
  • San Francisco, CA 94143

Other UCSF Organizational Association(s)

  • UCSF Liver Center (Full Member)

Hospital Affiliation(s)

  • Moffitt-Long
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