Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Mark Curtis, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Director of Neuropathology and Residency Program

Pathology - Neuropathology

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Office Locations

263 Main Building
132 S. 10th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6206

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Neuropathology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Recent Publications

LINGO-1-Fc-Transduced Neural Stem Cells Are Effective Therapy for Chronic Stage Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis

Teratoma of the spinal cord in an adult: Report of a rare case and review of the literature

Lumbar paraganglioma

Neural Stem Cells Engineered to Express Three Therapeutic Factors Mediate Recovery from Chronic Stage CNS Autoimmunity

Intravenous injection of AAVrh10-GALC after the neonatal period in twitcher mice results in significant expression in the central and peripheral nervous systems and improvement of clinical features

Succinate dehydrogenase-deficient gastrointestinal stromal tumor: A clinical example and discussion of the entity

Two cases of spinal, extraosseous, intradural ewing's sarcoma/peripheral neuroectodermal tumor: Radiologic, pathologic, and molecular analysis

Homonymous hemianopia due to Erdheim-Chester disease

Glioma grade is associated with the accumulation and activity of cells bearing M2 monocyte markers

STAT5A/B gene locus undergoes amplification during human prostate cancer progression

Extended normal life after AAVrh10-mediated gene therapy in the mouse model of krabbe disease

Accelerated and enhanced effect of CCR5-transduced bone marrow neural stem cells on autoimmune encephalomyelitis

CNS recruitment of CD8+ T lymphocytes specific for a peripheral virus infection triggers neuropathogenesis during polymicrobial challenge

Oxidative stress and reduced glutamine synthetase activity in the absence of inflammation in the cortex of mice with experimental allergic encephalomyelitis

Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus-induced mortality in mice is triggered by edema and brain herniation

Adult neural stem cells expressing IL-10 confer potent immunomodulation and remyelination in experimental autoimmune encephalitis

Effects of treatments on inflammatory and apoptotic markers in the CNS of mice with globoid cell leukodystrophy

Revisiting anaplastic astrocytomas I: An expansive growth pattern is associated with a better prognosis

Complex choristoma of the gyrus rectus: A distinct clinicopathologic entity?

Biochemical and pathological evaluation of long-lived mice with globoid cell leukodystrophy after bone marrow transplantation