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Jane Koo, MD

  • Physician, Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immune Deficiency
  • Instructor, UC Department of Pediatrics



As a bone marrow transplant physician, I believe patient care is a joint effort. My decisions are made collaboratively with the patient and their family.

I became interested in bone marrow transplantation during my residency because of my experiences with bone marrow transplant patients. Being able to build long-term and durable relationships with patients and their families drew me to this field. I also was attracted to the various medical patients I would be caring for —those with both malignant to non-malignant diseases.

My research focuses on complications following hematopoietic stem cell transplant, such as lung-related injury and thrombotic microangiopathy. I’m also conducting research related to bone marrow failure patients and the difficulties they face.

In my free time, I enjoy hiking and exploring Cincinnati with my family.


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Pediatric Metastatic Cardiac Angiosarcoma Successfully Treated With Multimodal Therapy: Case Report and Review of Literature. Koo, J; Knight-Perry, J; Galambos, C; Browne, LP; Cost, CR. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2021; 43:e203-e206.


Targeting Tumor-Associated Macrophages in the Pediatric Sarcoma Tumor Microenvironment. Koo, J; Hayashi, M; Verneris, MR; Lee-Sherick, AB. Frontiers in Oncology. 2020; 10.


Pediatric ovarian Sertoli-Leydig cell tumors with heterologous rhabdomyosarcoma elements: Clinical case series and review of the literature. Koo, J; Garrington, TP; Kerr, K; Treece, AL; Cost, CR. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2020; 67.


Autoimmune cytopenias following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant in pediatric patients: Response to therapy and late effects. Koo, J; Giller, RH; Quinones, R; McKinney, CM; Verneris, MR; Knight-Perry, J. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2020; 67.


Safety and feasibility of outpatient autologous stem cell transplantation in pediatric patients with primary central nervous system tumors. Koo, J; Silverman, S; Nuechterlein, B; Keating, AK; Verneris, MR; Foreman, NK; Mulcahy Levy, JM. Bone Marrow Transplantation. 2019; 54:1605-1613.

Intraband Spin-Dependent Recombination of Bound Holes in Silicon. Eom, D; Koo, J. Physical Review Letters. 2021; 127.

Predicting Dynamic Clinical Outcomes of the Chemotherapy for Canine Lymphoma Patients Using a Machine Learning Model. Koo, J; Choi, K; Lee, P; Polley, A; Pudupakam, RS; Tsang, J; Fernandez, E; Han, EJ; Park, S; Swartzfager, D; et al. Veterinary Sciences. 2021; 8.

Single-center results reporting improved hematopoietic stem cell mobilization success in pediatric and young adult patients with solid tumors and lymphoma. Koo, J; Teusink-Cross, A; Davies, SM; Jodele, S; Dandoy, CE. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2021; 68.

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Treatment of Severe Clostridioides difficile Colitis in a Pediatric Patient With Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. Sabus, A; Merrow, M; Heiden, A; Boster, J; Koo, J; Franklin, AR K. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 2021; 43:e897-e899.

Effects of Prophylactic Indomethacin on Vasopressor-Dependent Hypotension in Extremely Preterm Infants. Liebowitz, M; Koo, J; Wickremasinghe, A; Allen, IE; Clyman, RI. Journal of Pediatrics. 2017; 182:21-27.e2.

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