Laura T. Martin, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Laura T. Martin, MD

Laura T. Martin, MD

Ambulatory Pediatrics
Physician Team

Contact Information

Ambulatory Pediatrics
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4950
FX: (614) 722-4966


Laura T. Martin, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Her clinical interests include general pediatric hematology/oncology, cancer survivorship and palliative care. Her research interests include the role of glycans in solid tumor and lymphocyte biology.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Case Western Reserve University
    Date Completed: 05/20/1990


  • Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1991


  • Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1994


  • St. Louis Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/1997


  • University of California San Diego Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1999


  • Pediatrics


  • Ambulatory Pediatrics


  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/15/2014


  • Karen Fernandez, Yelda Serinagaoglu, Sue Hammond, Laura T. Martin, and Paul T. Martin. 2010. Mice Lacking Dystrophin or {alpha} Sarcoglycan Spontaneously Develop Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma with Cancer-Associated p53 Mutations and Alternatively Spliced or Mutant Mdm2 Transcripts.  Am. J. Pathol.. Vol. 176, no. 1. (January): 416-434.
  • M. Kelly, L. Martin, M. Alonso, R. Altura. 2009. Liver transplant for relapsed undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma in a young child.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery,. Vol. 44, no. 12. (January): e1-e3.
  • L. T. Martin, M. Glass, E. O. Dosunmu, P. T. Martin. 2007. Altered expression of natively glycosylated alpha dystroglycan in pediatric solid tumors.  Human Pathology. Vol. 11, no. 38. (November): 1657-1668.
  • Loh KC, Willert J, Meltzer H, Roberts W, Kerlin B, Kadota R, Levy M, White G, Geddis A, Schiff D, Martin L, Yu A, Kung F, Spear MA. 2005. Temozolomide and radiation for aggressive pediatric central nervous system malignancies.  J Pediatr Hematol Oncol.. Vol. 5, no. 27. (May): 254-258.
  • E. O. Dosunmu, P. T. Martin, and L. T. Martin. 2005. Dystroglycan Expression and Glycosylation in Pediatric Solid Tumors.  Pediatric Research. Vol. 4, no. 58. (January): 822-a.
  • Laura T. Martin, Andrea Verhagen, Ajit Varki. 2003. Recombinant influenza C hemagluttinin-esterase as a probe for sialic acid 9-O-acetylation.  Methods in Enzymology. Vol. 363, no. January: 489-498.
  • L. T. Martin, J.D.Marth, A.Varki, N.Varki. 2002. Genetically Altered Mice with Different Sialyltransferase Deficiencies Show Tissue-specific Alterations in Sialylation and Sialic Acid 9-O-Acetylation.  Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol. 36, no. 227. (January): 32930-32938.
  • H.Takematsu, L. Martin, S. Diaz, D. Page, D. Le, N. Varki, A. Varki. 2002. Mice lacking lysosomal Sialic Acid 9-O-acetylesterase activity have increased 9-O-acetylation in bone marrow subpopulation, with altered B-cell development and function.  Glycobiology. Vol. 11, no. January: 891-891.
  • Laura T. Martin, Jamey D. Marth, Ajit Varki and Nissi Varki. 1999. Cell-Type Specific Changes in Sialic Acid 9-O-Acetylation in Mice Deficient in Certain Sialyltransferases.  Glycobiology. Vol. 10, no. 9. (January): 1099-1100.
  • Laura T. McEvoy, Harriet Zakem-Cloud, and Michael F. Tosi. 1996. Total cell content of CR3 (CD11b/CD18) and LFA-1 (CD11a/CD18) in neonatal neutrophils: relationship to gestational age.  Blood. Vol. 87, no. January: 3929-3933.
  • Howard D. Pomeranz, MD, PhD, Laura T. McEvoy, MD, Gregg T. Lueder, MD. 1996. Orbital tumor in a child with post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disorder.  Archives of Ophthalmology. Vol. 114, no. January: 1422-1423.
  • Rakesh K.Goyal, M.D., Laura McEvoy, M.D. and David B. Wilson, M.D, Ph.D. 1996. Hodgkin disease after renal transplantation in childhood.  Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Vol. 14, no. 18. (January): 392-395.
  • Basant Bhandari, Karla D. Beckwith, Laura T. McEvoy and Richard E. Miller:. 1988. Hormonal regulation and nucleotide sequence of the glutamine synthetase gene in cultured 3T3-L1adipocytes.  FASEB Journal. Vol. 6, no. 2. (March): A1785-A1785.
  • Martin LT, Glass M, Dosunmu EO, Martin PT. Altered expression of natively glycosylated alpha dystroglycan in pediatric solid tumors. Human Pathology 38(11): 1657-68, November 2007.

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