AnneMarie Brescia, MD


Nemours Children's Hospital, Delaware 1600 Rockland Road Wilmington, DE 19803


  • Pediatric Rheumatology - Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, 2004

Internship Residency

  • Pediatrics - St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, 2001

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics/Rheumatology
  • American Board of Pediatrics/General Pediatrics

  • Autoimmune, Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases
  • Genomics/Metabolomics/Proteomics
  • Molecular Biology

  • Simonds, M. M., Schlefman, A. R., McCahan, S. M., Sullivan, K. E., Rose, C. D., & Brescia, A. M. C. (2021). The culture microenvironment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis synovial fibroblasts is favorable for endochondral bone formation through BMP4 and repressed by chondrocytes. Pediatric Rheumatology, 19(1). doi:10.1186/s12969-021-00556-8

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  • de Jesus, A. A., Hou, Y., Brooks, S., Malle, L., Biancotto, A., Huang, Y., & Goldbach-Mansky, R. (2020). Distinct interferon signatures and cytokine patterns define additional systemic autoinflammatory diseases. Journal of Clinical Investigation, 130(4), 1669-1682. doi:10.1172/JCI129301

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  • Simonds, M. M., Schlefman, A. R., McCahan, S. M., Sullivan, K. E., Rose, C. D., & Brescia, A. M. C. (2020). Juvenile idiopathic arthritis fibroblast-like synoviocytes influence chondrocytes to alter BMP antagonist expression demonstrating an interaction between the two prominent cell types involved in endochondral bone formation. Pediatric Rheumatology, 18(1). doi:10.1186/s12969-020-00483-0

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  • Brescia, A. M. C., Simonds, M. M., McCahan, S. M., Sullivan, K. E., & Rose, C. D. (2018). Prior to extension, transcriptomes of fibroblast-like synoviocytes from extended and polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis are indistinguishable. Pediatric Rheumatology, 16(1). doi:10.1186/s12969-017-0217-6

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  • Brescia, A. C., Simonds, M. M., Sullivan, K. E., & Rose, C. D. (2017). Secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines and chemokines and loss of regulatory signals by fibroblast-like synoviocytes in juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Proteomics - Clinical Applications, 11(5-6). doi:10.1002/prca.201600088

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  • Schlefman, A. R., Brescia, A. C., Leffler, M. G., & Rose, C. D. (2017). Unilateral Periorbital Swelling in Two Previously Healthy Females. Global Pediatric Health, 4. doi:10.1177/2333794X17733860