Mary  Dinauer, MD, PhD

Mary Dinauer, MD, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Fred M. Saigh Distinguished Chair of Pediatric Research, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine

Research Interest

Leukocyte NADPH oxidase and the role of leukocyte oxidant production in microbial killing, inflammation and regulation of adaptive immunity; gene replacement for blood cell disorders; novel conditioning strategies for marrow transplantation.


  • 1979: PhD, biochemistry, University of Chicago
  • 1981: MD, University of Chicago


  • 1981 - 1985: Intern and resident, pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco
  • 1985 - 1988: Fellow, pediatric hematology/oncology, Harvard University, Boston

Selected Research Publications

Immunodeficiency and bone marrow failure with mosaic and germline TLR8 gain of function.
  • Aluri J, Bach A, Kaviany S, [...] Dinauer MC, [...] Cooper MA
  • Blood 2021