Abby Green, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Pathology & ImmunologyInfectious DiseasesHematology and Oncology

phone: (314) 454-6050


  • BA, Tufts University2002
  • MD, New York University School of Medicine2007


  • Resident, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia2007 - 2010
  • Fellow, Pediatric Infectious Diseases/Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia2010 - 2014
  • Post-doctoral fellow, lab of Dr. Matthew Weitzman, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia2014 - 2015

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2007General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2009 - PresMD, Medical Physician and Surgeon
  • 2015Hematology-Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2015Infectious Diseases, American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

  • Eagles Fly for Leukemia Scholar2012 - 2014
  • Selected to attend the 22nd Annual AACR Workshop: Molecular Biology in Clinical Oncology2013
  • Canuso Foundation Innovation Award2014
  • Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Young Investigator Award2014 - 2016
  • Translational Research Scholar in Hematologic Malignancies, CHOP Center for Childhood Cancer Research2018

Recent Publications view all (12)

  1. Controllable genome editing with split-engineered base editors Nat Chem Bio. 2021. 
  2. Qualitative and quantitative analysis of DNA-cytidine deaminase activity Methods Mol Biol. 2021. 
  3. Interaction with the CCT chaperonin complex limits APOBEC3A cytidine deaminase cytotoxicity EMBO Rep. 2021;e52145. doi:10.15252/embr.202052145  PMID:34347354 
  4. Fungal infections in children with haematologic malignancies and stem cell transplant recipients Br J Haematol. 2020;189(4):607-624. doi:10.1111/bjh.16452  PMID:32159231  
  5. The spectrum of APOBEC3 activity: From anti-viral agents to anti-cancer opportunities DNA Repair. 2019;83:102700. doi:10.1016/j.dnarep.2019.102700  PMID:31563041  
  6. Interpretation and management of positive anti-hepatitis B core antibody tests in immunocompromised pediatric patients. Transpl Infect Dis. 2019;21(3):e13074. doi:10.1111/tid.13074  PMID:30868720 
  7. Invasive Curvularia Infection in Pediatric Patients With Hematologic Malignancy Identified by Fungal Sequencing. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018. PMID:30265347 
  8. Cytosine Deaminase APOBEC3A sensitizes leukemia cells to inhibition of the DNA replication checkpoint. Cancer Res. 2017;77(17):4579-4588. PMCID:5581702   PMID:28655787 
  9. APOBEC3A damages the cellular genome during DNA replication. Cell Cycle. 2016;15(7):998-1008. PMCID:26918916  PMID:26918916  
  10. Utility of unenhanced fat-suppressed T1-weighted MRI in children with sickle cell disease -- can it differentiate bone infarcts from acute osteomyelitis? Pediatr Radiol. 2015;45(13):1981-7. PMID:26209118 
  11. fdg-pet in two cases of neurofibromatosis type 1 and atypical malignancies. Curr Oncol. 2014;21(2):e345-8. PMCID:PMC3997466  PMID:24764718 
  12. An Adolescent With Hepatitis. J Ped Infect Dis. 2012;1(1):81-83. PMID:26618696 
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