Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

John Farber, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Pathology - Pulmonary

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Office Locations

285 Main Building
132 S. 10th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5028

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

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


  • University of California/San Francisco, Medical School

Recent Publications

The Nephrotoxicity of Vancomycin

Integration of metabolomics, transcriptomics, and microRNA expression profiling reveals a miR-143-HK2-glucose network underlying zinc-deficiency-associated esophageal neopl

Membranous nephropathy in the kidney allograft

Rapidly Fatal Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Developing Within Six Days Following Deceased-Donor Renal Transplantation: Case Report

Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: an update for nephrologists

Correlation of acute tubular injury in reperfusion biopsy with renal transplant outcomes

The humoral theory of transplantation: Epitope analysis and the pathogenicity of HLA antibodies

Zinc intake, microRNA dysregulation, and esophageal cancer

MicroRNA dysregulation and esophageal cancer development depend on the extent of zinc dietary deficiency

Humoral Immune Response and Allograft Function in Kidney Transplantation

Humoral immunity in renal transplantation: Epitopes, Cw and DP, and complement-activating capability - an update

Repression of esophageal neoplasia and inflammatory signaling by anti-MIR-31 delivery in vivo

Posttransplantation normoglycemic diabetic nephropathy: The role of the allograft insulin resistance-a case report

Sensitization, pathologic, and imaging findings comparing symptomatic and quiescent failed renal allografts

The specificity of acute and chronic microvascular alterations in renal allografts

GSK-3α is a central regulator of age-related pathologies in mice

Dietary zinc deficiency fuels esophageal cancer development by inducing a distinct inflammatory signature

Dysregulation of miR-31 and miR-21 induced by zinc deficiency promotes esophageal cancer

CDK4/6 inhibition antagonizes the cytotoxic response to anthracycline therapy

Peritransplant kidney biopsies: Comparison of pathologic interpretations and practice patterns of organ procurement organizations