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Michael A. Kwofie, MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology - Division of Neuroradiology

Contact Information

Primary Office
3955 JPP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Chemistry, Pomona College, Claremont, CA
MD, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
PhD, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Resident, Diagnostic Radiology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellow, Neuroradiology Fellowship Program, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

Board Certified - American Board of Radiology (ABR)
Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine
Board Certified - American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)


Nagpal, P., Policeni, B. A., Kwofie, M., Bathla, G., Derdeyn, C. P. & Skeete, D. (2018). Reply
(Vols. 39). (9), pp. E104. American Journal of Neuroradiology. DOI: 10.3174/ajnr.A5758.

Martins, J. B., Chaudhary, A. K., Jiang, S., Kwofie, M., Mackie, P. & Miller, F. J. (2014). Role of NADPH oxidase and xanthine oxidase in mediating inducible VT/VF and triggered activity in a canine model of myocardial ischemia. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 15(11), 20079-20100. DOI: 10.3390/ijms151120079.

Kwofie, M. A., Martins, J. B. (2012). Reply to "intracardiac T-wave alternans, ischemia, and arrhythmias, in a canine model". (Vols. 159). (6), pp. 507. Translational Research. DOI: 10.1016/j.trsl.2011.11.004.

Kwofie, M. A., Chaudhary, A. K. & Martins, J. B. (2011). Association among intracardiac T-wave alternans, ischemia, and spontaneous ventricular arrhythmias after coronary artery occlusion in a canine model. Translational research : the journal of laboratory and clinical medicine, 158(5), 265-72. PMID: 22005265.

Kwofie, M. A., Skowronski, J. (2008). Specific recognition of Rac2 and Cdc42 by DOCK2 and DOCK9 guanine nucleotide exchange factors. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 283(6), 3088-96.

Kwofie, M. A., Suzuki, T. & Lennarz, W. (2003). Ngly1, a mouse gene encoding a deglycosylating enzyme implicated in proteasomal degradation: expression, genomic organization, and chromosomal mapping. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 304(2), 326-32.

Kwofie, M. A., Suzuki, T., Park, H. & Lennarz, W. (2001). Rad23 provides a link between the Png1 deglycosylating enzyme and the 26 S proteasome in yeast. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 276(24), 21601-7.