Recent Publications

Atkins MB, Sosman JA, Agarwala S, Logan T, Clark JI, Ernstoff MS, Lawson D, Dutcher JP, Weiss G, Curti B, Margolin KA (2008). Temozolomide, thalidomide, and whole brain radiation therapy for patients with brain metastasis from metastatic melanoma: A phase II Cytokine Working Group study. Cancer. Link

Basu S, Pioli PA, Conejo-Garcia J, Wira CR, Sentman CL (2008). Estradiol regulates MICA expression in human endometrial cells. Clin Immunol. Link

Carney PA, Hoffman RM, Lieberman DA, Hornbrook MC, Dietrich AJ, Klabunde CN (2008). Data systems to evaluate colorectal cancer screening practices and outcomes at the population level. Med Care 46(9 Suppl 1): S132-137. Link

Chang YM, Newton-Bishop JA, Bishop DT, Armstrong BK, Bataille V, Bergman W, Berwick M, Bracci PM, Elwood JM, Ernstoff MS, Green AC, Gruis NA, Holly EA, Ingvar C, Kanetsky PA, Karagas MR, Marchand LL, Mackie RM, Olsson H, Osterlind A, Rebbeck TR, Reich K, Sasieni P, Siskind V, Swerdlow AJ, Titus-Ernstoff L, Zens MS, Ziegler A, Barrett JH (2008). A pooled analysis of melanocytic nevus phenotype and the risk of cutaneous melanoma at different latitudes. Int J Cancer. Link

Chen B, Crane C, He C, Gondek D, Agharkar P, Savellano MD, Hoopes PJ, Pogue BW (2008). Disparity between prostate tumor interior versus peripheral vasculature in response to verteporfin-mediated vascular-targeting therapy. Int J Cancer 123(3): 695-701. Link

Deleault AM, Deleault NR, Harris BT, Rees JR, Supattapone S (2008). The effects of prion protein proteolysis and disaggregation on the strain properties of hamster scrapie. J Gen Virol 89(Pt 10): 2642-2650. Link

Doonan R, Hatzold J, Raut S, Conradt B, Alfonso A (2008). HLH-3 is a C. elegans Achaete/Scute protein required for differentiation of the hermaphrodite-specific motor neurons. Mech Dev 125(9-10): 883-893. Link

Fadul CE, Wen PY, Kim L, Olson JJ (2008). Cytotoxic chemotherapeutic management of newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme. J Neurooncol 89(3): 339-357. Link

Fisher ES (2008). Building a medical neighborhood for the medical home. N Engl J Med 359(12): 1202-1205. Link

Gates MA, Tworoger SS, Terry KL, Titus-Ernstoff L, Rosner B, De Vivo I, Cramer DW, Hankinson SE (2008). Talc use, variants of the GSTM1, GSTT1, and NAT2 genes, and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17(9): 2436-2444. Link

Herndon MB, Schwartz LM, Woloshin S, Anthony D, Gallagher P, Fowler FJ, Fisher E (2008). Older patients perceptions of "unnecessary" tests and referrals: A national survey of Medicare beneficiaries. J Gen Intern Med 23(10): 1547-1554. Link

Houseman EA, Christensen BC, Yeh RF, Marsit CJ, Karagas MR, Wrensch M, Nelson HH, Wiemels J, Zheng S, Wiencke JK, Kelsey KT (2008). Model-based clustering of DNA methylation array data: A recursive-partitioning algorithm for high-dimensional data arising as a mixture of beta distributions. BMC Bioinformatics 9(1): 365. Link

Huarte E, Cubillos-Ruiz JR, Nesbeth YC, Scarlett UK, Martinez DG, Buckanovich RJ, Benencia F, Stan RV, Keler T, Sarobe P, Sentman CL, Conejo-Garcia JR (2008). Depletion of dendritic cells delays ovarian cancer progression by boosting antitumor immunity. Cancer Res. Link

Lee JH, Moore JH, Park SW, Jang AS, Uh ST, Kim YH, Park CS, Park BL, Shin HD (2008). Genetic interactions model among Eotaxin gene polymorphisms in asthma. J Hum Genet. Link

Loftus RW, Koff MD, Burchman CC, Schwartzman JD, Thorum V, Read ME, Wood TA, Beach ML (2008). Transmission of pathogenic bacterial organisms in the anesthesia work area. Anesthesiology 109(3): 399-407. Link

Lurie JD, Faucett SC, Hanscom B, Tosteson TD, Ball PA, Abdu WA, Frymoyer JW, Weinstein JN (2008). Lumbar discectomy outcomes vary by herniation level in the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial. J Bone Joint Surg Am 90(9): 1811-1819. Link

Mabaera R, West RJ, Conine SJ, Macari ER, Boyd CD, Engman CA, Lowrey CH (2008). A cell stress signaling model of fetal hemoglobin induction: What doesn't kill red blood cells may make them stronger. Exp Hematol 36 (9): 1057-1072. Link

Manuylov NL, Manuylova E, Avdoshina V, Tevosian S (2008). Serdin1/Lrrc10 is dispensable for mouse development. Genesis 46(9): 441-446. Link

Olson AL, Gaffney CA, Starr P, Dietrich AJ (2008). The impact of an appearance-based educational intervention on adolescent intention to use sunscreen. Health Educ Res 23(5): 763-769. Link

Shen Y, Kauppinen RA, Vidyasagar R, Golay X (2008). A functional magnetic resonance imaging technique based on nulling extravascular gray matter signal. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. Link

Spire WJ, Jobst BC, Thadani VM, Williamson PD, Darcey TM, Roberts DW (2008). Robotic image-guided depth electrode implantation in the evaluation of medically intractable epilepsy. Neurosurg Focus 25(3): E19. Link

Sporn MB, Hong WK (2008). Concomitant DFMO and sulindac chemoprevention of colorectal adenomas: A major clinical advance. Nat Clin Pract Oncol. Link

Sprague BL, Trentham-Dietz A, Egan KM, Titus-Ernstoff L, Hampton JM, Newcomb PA (2008). Proportion of invasive breast cancer attributable to risk factors modifiable after menopause. Am J Epidemiol 168(4): 404-411. Link

Srinivasan S, Schulmerich M, Cole JH, Dooley KA, Kreider JM, Pogue BW, Morris MD, Goldstein SA (2008). Image-guided Raman spectroscopic recovery of canine cortical bone contrast in situ. Opt Express 16(16): 12190-12200. Link

Szafranska AE, Doleshal M, Edmunds HS, Gordon S, Luttges J, Munding JB, Barth RJ, Jr., Gutmann EJ, Suriawinata AA, Pipas JM, Tannapfel A, Korc M, Hahn SA, Labourier E, Tsongalis GJ (2008). Analysis of microRNAs in pancreatic fine-needle aspirates can classify benign and malignant tissues. Clin Chem. Link

Tosteson AN, Skinner JS, Tosteson TD, Lurie JD, Andersson GB, Berven S, Grove MR, Hanscom B, Blood EA, Weinstein JN (2008). The cost effectiveness of surgical versus nonoperative treatment for lumbar disc herniation over two years: Evidence from the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT). Spine 33 (19): 2108-2115. Link

Troisi R, Hoover RN, Thadhani R, Hsieh CC, Sluss P, Ballard-Barbash R, Potischman N (2008). Maternal, prenatal and perinatal characteristics and first trimester maternal serum hormone concentrations. Br J Cancer. Link

Vene R, Larghero P, Arena G, Sporn MB, Albini A, Tosetti F (2008). Glycogen synthase kinase 3beta regulates cell death induced by synthetic triterpenoids. Cancer Res 68(17): 6987-6996. Link

Wallace PK, Tario JD, Jr., Fisher JL, Wallace SS, Ernstoff MS, Muirhead KA (2008). Tracking antigen-driven responses by flow cytometry: Monitoring proliferation by dye dilution. Cytometry A. Link

Weeks WB, West AN, Wallace AE, Fisher ES (2008). Comparing the characteristics, utilization, efficiency, and outcomes of VA and non-VA inpatient care provided to VA enrollees: A case study in New York. Med Care 46(8): 863-871. Link

West AN, Weeks WB, Wright SM, Wallace AE, Fisher ES (2008). When VA patients have non-VA hospitalizations, who pays for what services, and what are the research implications? A New York case study. Med Care 46(8): 872-877. Link