Obstetrics and Gynecology

Donna A. Santillan, PhD


Research Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology  - Reproductive Science Research

Contact Information

Primary Office: 464 MRF
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-8667

Email: donna-santillan@uiowa.edu


BA, History, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois
BS, Chemistry, Biochemistry Emphasis, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois
PhD, Biomedical Sciences-Molecular Biology, Loyola University, Maywood, Illinois

Fellowship, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Research Summary

Novel drug delivery systems, Causes and markers of preeclampsia, Vaccination for Group B Streptococci (GBS), Non-Dietary treatment for maternal PKU, Hematopoiesis in the Neonate

Center, Program and Institute Affiliations

Center for Immunology and Immune-based Diseases
UIHC Center for Hypertension Research

Selected Publications

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Devor E, Santillan D, Santillan M.  Preeclampsia and MicroRNAs .  Proc Obstet Gynecol, The Preeclampsia Issue.  2013 January. 3(1):2.

Kitzman J, Snyder M, Ventura M, Lewis A, Qiu R, Simmons L, Gammill H, Rubens C, Santillan D, Murray J, Tabor H, Bamshad M, Eichler E, Shendure J.  Noninvasive whole-genome sequencing of a human fetus.  Sci Transl Med.  2012. 4:137ra76.

Santillan M, Santillan D, Fleener D, Hunter S, Yankowitz J.  Single umbilical artery: does side matter?.  Fetal diagnosis and therapy.  2012. 32(3):201-8.

Empey R, Santillan D, Santillan M, Tyler E, Hunter S, Smith E, Stegmann B.  The influence of fetal sex on patterns of change in anti-Mullerian hormone during pregnancy.  Proc Obstet Gynecol.  2012. 2(3):Article 4.

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