• Scientific Director of Mass Spectrometry R&D , ARUP Laboratories, ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Pathology
  • Adjunct Researcher, Department of Analytical and Physical Chemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden
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  • English, Fluent.


  • Büttler RM, Martens F, Fanelli F, Pham HT, Kushnir MM, Janssen MJ, Owen L, Taylor AE, Soeborg T, Blankenstein MA, Heijboer AC (date unknown). Comparison of 7 Published LC-MS/MS Methods for the Simultaneous Measurement of Testosterone, Androstenedione, and Dehydroepiandrosterone in Serum. Vol. 61, 1475-83. Accepted, .
  • Spörndly-Nees E, Boberg J, Ekstedt E, Holm L, Fakhrzadeh A, Dunder L, Kushnir MM, Lejonklou MH, Lind PM (date unknown). Low-dose exposure to Bisphenol A during development has limited effects on male reproduction in midpubertal and aging Fischer 344 rats. Vol. 81, 196-206. Accepted, .
  • Lennartsson AK, Theorell T, Kushnir MM, Jonsdottir IH (date unknown). Changes in DHEA-s levels during the first year of treatment in patients with clinical burnout are related to health development. Vol. 120, 28-34. Accepted, .
  • Penell JC, Kushnir MM, Lind L, Bergquist J, Bergquist J, Lind PM, Naessen T (date unknown). Concentrations of nine endogenous steroid hormones in 70-year-old men and women. Vol. 10, 511-520. Accepted, .
  • Kushnir MM, Song B, Yang E, Frank EL (date unknown). Development and Clinical Evaluation of a High-Throughput LC-MS/MS Assay for Vitamin B6 in Human Plasma and Serum. Vol. 6, 702-714. Accepted, .
  • Kushnir MM, Peterson LK, Strathmann FG (date unknown). Parathyroid hormone related protein concentration in human serum and CSF correlates with age. Vol. 52, 56-60. Accepted, .
  • Escobar H, Kushnir MM, Rockwood AL, Meikle AW (date unknown). High Sensitivity Measurement of Pancreatic Polypeptide and Its Variant in Serum and Plasma by LC-MS/MS. Vol. 1378, 199-210. Accepted, .
  • Kushnir MM, Nelson GJ, Frank EL, Rockwood AL (date unknown). High-Throughput Analysis of Methylmalonic Acid in Serum, Plasma, and Urine by LC-MS/MS. Method for Analyzing Isomers Without Chromatographic Separation. Vol. 1378, 159-73. Accepted, .
  • Caanen MR, Kuijper EA, Hompes PG, Kushnir MM, Rockwood AL, Meikle WA, Homburg R, Lambalk CB (date unknown). Mass spectrometry methods measured androgen and estrogen concentrations during pregnancy and in newborns of mothers with polycystic ovary syndrome. Vol. 174, 25-32. Accepted, .
  • Kushnir MM, Rockwood AL, Strathmann FG, Frank EL, Straseski JA, Meikle AW (date unknown). LC-MS/MS Measurement of Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptide. Vol. 62, 218-26. Accepted, .
  • Hoofnagle AN, Whiteaker JR, Carr SA, Kuhn E, Liu T, Massoni SA, Thomas SN, Townsend RR, Zimmerman LJ, Boja E, Chen J, Crimmins DL, Davies SR, Gao Y, Hiltke TR, Ketchum KA, Kinsinger CR, Mesri M, Meyer MR, Qian WJ, Schoenherr RM, Scott MG, Shi T, Whiteley GR, Wrobel JA, Wu C, Ackermann BL, Aebersold R, Barnidge DR, Bunk DM, Clarke N, Fishman JB, Grant RP, Kusebauch U, Kushnir MM, Lowenthal MS, Moritz RL, Neubert H, Patterson SD, Rockwood AL, Rogers J, Singh RJ, Van Eyk JE, Wong SH, Zhang S, Chan DW, Chen X, Ellis MJ, Liebler DC, Rodland KD, Rodriguez H, Smith RD, Zhang Z, Zhang H, Paulovich AG (date unknown). Recommendations for the Generation, Quantification, Storage, and Handling of Peptides Used for Mass Spectrometry-Based Assays. Vol. 62, 48-69. Accepted, .
  • Smy L, Kushnir MM, Frank EL. (date unknown). High Sensitivity LC-MS/MS method for measurement of 3-methoxytyramine in plasma and correlations with samples positive for metanephrines and dopamine. Journal Clinical Mass spectrometry. Accepted, .
  • Kushnir MM, Michno W, Rockwood AL, Blennow K, Strathmann FG, Hanrieder J. (date unknown). Association of PTHrP Levels in CSF with Alzheimer's Disease Biomarkers. Vol. 2019, 124-9. Accepted, .
  • Kushnir MM, Petersen LK, Strathmann FG. (date unknown). Parathyroid Hormone Related Protein (PTHrP) in Cerebrospinal Fluid in Health and Disease. Vol. 2020, 16-18. Accepted, .