Laleh Ardeshirpour, MD

Research Interests

Bone Resorption; Endocrinology; Lactation

Research Organizations

Pediatrics: Endocrinology & Diabetes: Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia, Yale

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Ardeshirpour is interested in bone and mineral metabolism during lactation and after weaning. Her specific area of interest is identification of the systemic factors and signals that influence the dynamics and rate of bone turnover (bone formation and resorption) during this transitional period.

Selected Publications

  • Ardeshirpour L, Cole DEC, Carpenter TO. Evaluation of Bone and Mineral Disorders. Pediatric Endocrinology Review. Oct 2007;5 Supp1:584-98.
  • Ardeshirpour L, Dann P, Douglas J. Adams DJ, Nelson T, VanHouten J, Horowitz MC, Wysolmerski JJ. Weaning Triggers a Decrease in RANKL Expression, Widespread Osteoclast Apoptosis and Rapid Recovery of Bone Mass after Lactation in Mice. Endocrinology, 2007 Aug; 148(8):3875-86. .
  • Ardeshirpour L, Dann P, Pollak M, Wysolmerski J, VanHouten J. The Calcium-Sensing Receptor Regulates PTHrP Production and Calcium Transport in the Lactating Mammary Gland. Bone 2006; 38 (6) 787-793.

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Contact Info

Laleh Ardeshirpour, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste WP2

New Haven, CT 06510
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Lab Location
Wysolmerski labThe Anlyan Center
300 Cedar Street, Ste S-120

New Haven, CT 06519
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Office Location
Laboratory for Medicine and Pediatrics (LMP)
15 York Street, Ste 3103

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Yale PediatricsPO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064

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