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Sung-Yun Pai MD

Boston Children's Hospital

Boston Children's Hospital
Phone: (617) 919-2508
Fax: (617) 730-0934


sung-yun.pai@childrens.harvard.edu

Sung-Yun Pai MD

Boston Children's Hospital

EDUCATIONAL TITLES

  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital

DF/HCC PROGRAM AFFILIATION

Publications

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  • Crestani E, Volpi S, Candotti F, Giliani S, Notarangelo LD, Chu J, Aldave Becerra JC, Buchbinder D, Chou J, Geha RS, Kanariou M, King A, Mazza C, Moratto D, Sokolic R, Garabedian E, Porta F, Putti MC, Wakim RH, Tsitsikov E, Pai SY, Notarangelo LD. Broad spectrum of autoantibodies in patients with Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome and X-linked thrombocytopenia. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015. PubMed
  • Sobh A, Crestani E, Cangemi B, Kane J, Chou J, Pai SY, Notarangelo LD, El-Herz W, Geha RS, Massaad MJ. Autoimmune lymphoproliferative syndrome caused by a homozygous FasL mutation that disrupts FasL assembly. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015. PubMed
  • Chou J, Massaad MJ, Cangemi B, Bainter W, Platt C, Badran YR, Raphael BP, Kamin DS, Goldsmith JD, Pai SY, Al-Herz W, Geha RS. A novel mutation in ICOS presenting as hypogammaglobulinemia with susceptibility to opportunistic pathogens. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015. PubMed
  • Bode SF, Ammann S, Al-Herz W, Bataneant M, Dvorak CC, Gehring S, Gennery A, Gilmour KC, Gonzalez-Granado LI, Groß-Wieltsch U, Ifversen M, Lingman-Framme J, Matthes-Martin S, Mesters R, Meyts I, van Montfrans JM, Pachlopnik Schmid J, Pai SY, Soler-Palacin P, Schuermann U, Schuster V, Seidel MG, Speckmann C, Stepensky P, Sykora KW, Tesi B, Vraetz T, Waruiru C, Bryceson YT, Moshous D, Lehmberg K, Jordan MB, Ehl S, . The syndrome of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in primary immunodeficiencies: implications for differential diagnosis and pathogenesis. Haematologica 2015; 100:978-88. PubMed
  • Aydin SE, Kilic SS, Aytekin C, Kumar A, Porras O, Kainulainen L, Kostyuchenko L, Genel F, Kütükcüler N, Karaca N, Gonzalez-Granado L, Abbott J, Al-Zahrani D, Rezaei N, Baz Z, Thiel J, Ehl S, Marodi L, Orange JS, Sawalle-Belohradsky J, Keles S, Holland SM, Sanal Ö, Ayvaz DC, Tezcan I, Al-Mousa H, Alsum Z, Hawwari A, Metin A, Matthes-Martin S, Hönig M, Schulz A, Picard C, Barlogis V, Gennery A, Ifversen M, van Montfrans J, Kuijpers T, Bredius R, Dückers G, Al-Herz W, Pai SY, Geha R, Notheis G, Schwarze CP, Tavil B, Azik F, Bienemann K, Grimbacher B, Heinz V, Gaspar HB, Aydin R, Hagl B, Gathmann B, Belohradsky BH, Ochs HD, Chatila T, Renner ED, Su H, Freeman AF, Engelhardt K, Albert MH, . DOCK8 deficiency: clinical and immunological phenotype and treatment options - a review of 136 patients. J Clin Immunol 2015; 35:189-98. PubMed
  • Pai SY, Cowan MJ. Stem cell transplantation for primary immunodeficiency diseases: the North American experience. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 2014; 14:521-6. PubMed
  • Hacein-Bey-Abina S, Pai SY, Gaspar HB, Armant M, Berry CC, Blanche S, Bleesing J, Blondeau J, de Boer H, Buckland KF, Caccavelli L, Cros G, De Oliveira S, Fernández KS, Guo D, Harris CE, Hopkins G, Lehmann LE, Lim A, London WB, van der Loo JC, Malani N, Male F, Malik P, Marinovic MA, McNicol AM, Moshous D, Neven B, Oleastro M, Picard C, Ritz J, Rivat C, Schambach A, Shaw KL, Sherman EA, Silberstein LE, Six E, Touzot F, Tsytsykova A, Xu-Bayford J, Baum C, Bushman FD, Fischer A, Kohn DB, Filipovich AH, Notarangelo LD, Cavazzana M, Williams DA, Thrasher AJ. A modified γ-retrovirus vector for X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency. N Engl J Med 2014; 371:1407-17. PubMed
  • Dvorak CC, Hassan A, Slatter MA, Hönig M, Lankester AC, Buckley RH, Pulsipher MA, Davis JH, Güngör T, Gabriel M, Bleesing JH, Bunin N, Sedlacek P, Connelly JA, Crawford DF, Notarangelo LD, Pai SY, Hassid J, Veys P, Gennery AR, Cowan MJ. Comparison of outcomes of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation without chemotherapy conditioning by using matched sibling and unrelated donors for treatment of severe combined immunodeficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014; 134:935-943.e15. PubMed
  • Pai SY, Logan BR, Griffith LM, Buckley RH, Parrott RE, Dvorak CC, Kapoor N, Hanson IC, Filipovich AH, Jyonouchi S, Sullivan KE, Small TN, Burroughs L, Skoda-Smith S, Haight AE, Grizzle A, Pulsipher MA, Chan KW, Fuleihan RL, Haddad E, Loechelt B, Aquino VM, Gillio A, Davis J, Knutsen A, Smith AR, Moore TB, Schroeder ML, Goldman FD, Connelly JA, Porteus MH, Xiang Q, Shearer WT, Fleisher TA, Kohn DB, Puck JM, Notarangelo LD, Cowan MJ, O'Reilly RJ. Transplantation outcomes for severe combined immunodeficiency, 2000-2009. N Engl J Med 2014; 371:434-46. PubMed
  • Pai SY, de Boer H, Massaad MJ, Chatila TA, Keles S, Jabara HH, Janssen E, Lehmann LE, Hanna-Wakim R, Dbaibo G, McDonald DR, Al-Herz W, Geha RS. Flow cytometry diagnosis of dedicator of cytokinesis 8 (DOCK8) deficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014. PubMed
  • Lee YN, Frugoni F, Dobbs K, Walter JE, Giliani S, Gennery AR, Al-Herz W, Haddad E, LeDeist F, Bleesing JH, Henderson LA, Pai SY, Nelson RP, El-Ghoneimy DH, El-Feky RA, Reda SM, Hossny E, Soler-Palacin P, Fuleihan RL, Patel NC, Massaad MJ, Geha RS, Puck JM, Palma P, Cancrini C, Chen K, Vihinen M, Alt FW, Notarangelo LD. A systematic analysis of recombination activity and genotype-phenotype correlation in human recombination-activating gene 1 deficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014; 133:1099-108. PubMed
  • O'Connell AE, Volpi S, Dobbs K, Fiorini C, Tsitsikov E, de Boer H, Barlan IB, Despotovic JM, Espinosa-Rosales FJ, Hanson IC, Kanariou MG, Martínez-Beckerat R, Mayorga-Sirera A, Mejia-Carvajal C, Radwan N, Weiss AR, Pai SY, Lee YN, Notarangelo LD. Next generation sequencing reveals skewing of the T and B cell receptor repertoires in patients with wiskott-Aldrich syndrome. 2014; 5:340. PubMed
  • Tai TS, Pai SY, Ho IC. Itm2a, a target gene of GATA-3, plays a minimal role in regulating the development and function of T cells. PLoS ONE 2014; 9:e96535. PubMed
  • Savic RM, Cowan MJ, Dvorak CC, Pai SY, Pereira L, Bartelink IH, Boelens JJ, Bredius RG, Wynn RF, Cuvelier GD, Shaw PJ, Slatter MA, Long-Boyle J. Effect of weight and maturation on busulfan clearance in infants and small children undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013; 19:1608-14. PubMed
  • Leen AM, Bollard CM, Mendizabal AM, Shpall EJ, Szabolcs P, Antin JH, Kapoor N, Pai SY, Rowley SD, Kebriaei P, Dey BR, Grilley BJ, Gee AP, Brenner MK, Rooney CM, Heslop HE. Multicenter study of banked third-party virus-specific T cells to treat severe viral infections after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Blood 2013. PubMed
  • Cattaneo F, Recher M, Masneri S, Baxi SN, Fiorini C, Antonelli F, Wysocki CA, Calderon JG, Eibel H, Smith AR, Bonilla FA, Tsitsikov E, Giliani S, Notarangelo LD, Pai SY. Hypomorphic Janus kinase 3 mutations result in a spectrum of immune defects, including partial maternal T-cell engraftment. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013; 131:1136-45. PubMed
  • Henderson LA, Frugoni F, Hopkins G, Al-Herz W, Weinacht K, Comeau AM, Bonilla FA, Notarangelo LD, Pai SY. First reported case of Omenn syndrome in a patient with reticular dysgenesis. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2013. PubMed
  • Tai TS, Pai SY, Ho IC. GATA-3 regulates the homeostasis and activation of CD8+ T cells. J Immunol 2012; 190:428-37. PubMed
  • Kohn DB, Pai SY, Sadelain M. Gene therapy through autologous transplantation of gene-modified hematopoietic stem cells. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013. PubMed
  • McDonald DR, Massaad MJ, Johnston A, Keles S, Chatila T, Geha RS, Pai SY. Successful engraftment of donor marrow after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in autosomal-recessive hyper-IgE syndrome caused by dedicator of cytokinesis 8 deficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2010; 126:1304-5.e3. PubMed
  • Pai SY, Notarangelo LD. Hematopoietic cell transplantation for Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome: advances in biology and future directions for treatment. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 2010; 30:179-94. PubMed
  • Hattori H, Subramanian KK, Sakai J, Jia Y, Li Y, Porter TF, Loison F, Sarraj B, Kasorn A, Jo H, Blanchard C, Zirkle D, McDonald D, Pai SY, Serhan CN, Luo HR. Small-molecule screen identifies reactive oxygen species as key regulators of neutrophil chemotaxis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2010; 107:3546-51. PubMed
  • Pei XH, Bai F, Smith MD, Usary J, Fan C, Pai SY, Ho IC, Perou CM, Xiong Y. CDK inhibitor p18(INK4c) is a downstream target of GATA3 and restrains mammary luminal progenitor cell proliferation and tumorigenesis. Cancer Cell 2009; 15:389-401. PubMed
  • Sheehan WJ, Delmonte OM, Miller DT, Roberts AE, Bonilla FA, Morra M, Giliani S, Pai SY, Notarangelo LD, Oettgen HC. Novel presentation of Omenn syndrome in association with aniridia. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2009; 123:966-9. PubMed
  • Ho IC, Tai TS, Pai SY. GATA3 and the T-cell lineage: essential functions before and after T-helper-2-cell differentiation. Nat Rev Immunol 2009; 9:125-35. PubMed
  • Permaul P,Narla A,Hornick JL,Pai SY. Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for X-linked ectodermal dysplasia and immunodeficiency: case report and review of outcomes. Immunol Res 2009; 44:89-98. PubMed
  • Pai SY,Levy O,Jabara HH,Glickman JN,Stoler-Barak L,Sachs J,Nurko S,Orange JS,Geha RS. Allogeneic transplantation successfully corrects immune defects, but not susceptibility to colitis, in a patient with nuclear factor-kappaB essential modulator deficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2008; 122:1113-1118.e1. PubMed
  • Kouros-Mehr H, Bechis SK, Slorach EM, Littlepage LE, Egeblad M, Ewald AJ, Pai SY, Ho IC, Werb Z. GATA-3 links tumor differentiation and dissemination in a luminal breast cancer model. Cancer Cell 2008; 13:141-52. PubMed
  • Pai SY, Kang BY, Sabadini AM, Parisini E, Truitt ML, Ho IC. Distinct structural requirements of GATA-3 for the regulation of thymocyte and Th2 cell differentiation. J Immunol 2008; 180:1050-9. PubMed
  • Ho IC, Pai SY. GATA-3 - not just for Th2 cells anymore. Cell Mol Immunol 2007; 4:15-29. PubMed
  • de Guzman Strong C, Wertz PW, Wang C, Yang F, Meltzer PS, Andl T, Millar SE, Ho IC, Pai SY, Segre JA. Lipid defect underlies selective skin barrier impairment of an epidermal-specific deletion of Gata-3. J Cell Biol 2006; 175:661-70. PubMed
  • Kim PJ, Pai SY, Brigl M, Besra GS, Gumperz J, Ho IC. GATA-3 regulates the development and function of invariant NKT cells. J Immunol 2006; 177:6650-9. PubMed
  • Debelenko L, Perez-Atayde AR, Du-Bois SG, Grier HE, Pai SY, Shamberger RC, Kozakewich HP. p53(+)/mdm2(-) Atypical Lipomatous Tumor/Well Differentiated Liposarcoma in Young Children: an Early Expression of Li-Fraumeni Syndrome. Pediatr Dev Pathol 2010; 13:218-24. PubMed
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