Publications

2014 Publications

Miller BA, Hoffman NE, Merali S. Zhang X-Q, Wang J, Rajan S, Gao E, Barrero CA, Mallilankaraman K, Song J, Gu T, Hirschler-Laszkiewicz I, Koch WJ, Feldman AM, Muniswamy M, Cheung JU.  TRPM2 Channels Protect Against Cardiac Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury:  Role of Mitochondria. J. Biol. Chem.289:7615-7629, 2014.

Muppidi A, Doi K, Edwardraja S, Pulavarti SV, Szyperski T, Wang HG, Lin Q. Targeted delivery of ubiquitin-conjugated BH3 peptide-based Mcl-1 inhibitors into cancer cells. Bioconjug Chem. 2014 Jan 22. [Epub ahead of print]

2013 Publications

Blackall, G.F., Volpe, R.L & Green, M.J. After the suicide attempt: Offering patients another chance. American Journal of Bioethics, 13 (3): 14-16, 2013.

Blackall, G.F. Still, JAMA Pediatrics. 167:11, 2013.

Chen SJ,   Zhang W, Tong Q, Conrad K, Hirschler-Laszkiewicz I, Bayerl M, Kim J,  Cheung JY, Miller BA. Role of TRPM2-S in Cell Proliferation and Susceptibility to Oxidative Stress. American Journal of Physiology: Cell Physiology, 304:C548-560, 2013.

Chou AJ, Gupta R, Bell MD, Riewe KO, Meyers PA, Gorlick R: Inhaled lipid cisplatin (ILC) in the treatment of patients with relapsed/progressive osteosarcoma metastatic to the lung. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 60:580-6, 2013.

Dovat S. Ikaros:  The enhancer makes the difference.  Blood. 2013 Oct 31;122(18):3091-2.doi:  10.1182/blood-2013-09-526343.  PMID:24178958.

Frangoul H, Min E, Wang W, Chandrasekhar R, Calder C, Evans M, Manes B, Bruce K, Brown V, Ho R, Domm J:  Incidence and risk factors for hypogammaglobulinemia in pediatric patients following allo-SCT. Bone Marrow Transplantation, 48(11):1456-9, 2013.  (PMID:23708706)

George, D., Baker, M., Kauffman, G., Green, M.J., Blackall, G.F. & Volpe, R.L. (Under editorial review) Patient Googling in a Case of Prophylactic Double Mastectomy: Does the End Justify the Means? Hastings Center Report, 2013.

Halstead ES, Carcillo JA, Schilling B, Greiner R, Whiteside TL. "Reducing Frequency of CD56dim CD16 pos Natural Killer (NK) Cells in Pediatric SIRS/Sepsis Patients."  Accepted by Pediatric research March 2013, online preview publication July 15th 2013.

Hartwich JE, Orr WS, Ng CY, Spence Y, McLaughlin JM, Furman WL, McGregor LM, Davidoff AM. Rapamycin increases neuroblastoma xenograft and host stromal derived osteoprotegerin inhibiting osteolytic bone disease in a bone metastasis model. J Pediatr Surg 48(1):47-55, 2013.

He S, Ni D, Ma B, Lee JH, Zhang T, Ghozalli I, Pirooz SD, Zhao Z, Bharatham N, Li B, Oh S, Lee WH, Takahashi Y, Wang HG, Minassian A, Feng P, Deretic V, Pepperkok R, Tagaya M, Yoon HS, Liang C. PI(3)P-bound UVRAG coordinates Golgi-ER retrograde and Atg9 transport by differential interactions with the ER tether and the Beclin1 complex. Nat Cell Biol. 15(10): 1206-19, 2013.

Kieran K, Williams MA, Dome JS, McGregor LM, Krasin MJ, Davidoff AM.  Margin status and tumor recurrence after nephron-sparing surgery for bilateral Wilms tumor.  J Pediatr Surg 48(7): 1481-5, 2013.

Kieran K, Williams MA, McGregor LM, Dome JS, Krasin MJ, Davidoff AM.  Repeat nephron-spraing surgery for children with bilateral Wilms tumor.  J Pediatr Surg 49(1):149-53, 2013.

Meyer JA, Wang J, Hogan LE, Dandekar S, Patel JP,  Tang Z, Zumbo P, Li S, Zavadil J, Levine RL, Cardozo T, Hunger SP, Raetz EA, Morrison DJ, Mason C, and Carroll WL.  Relapse Specific Mutations in Cystolic 5'-Nucleotidase II in childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia – nature Genetics.  2013 March; 45(3):290-4:10.1038/ng.2558.Epub 2013 Feb 3.

Miller BA, Wang J, Hirschler-Laszkiewicz I, Gao E, Song J, Zhang X-Q, Koch WJ, Muniswany M, Mallilankaraman K, Gu T, Chen S-J, Keefer K, Conrad K, Feldman AM, Cheung JY. The Second Member of the Transient Receptor Potential-Melastatin (TRPM2) Channel Family Protects Hearts from Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury. American Journal of Physiology: Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 304:H1010-H1022, 2013.

Navid F, Baker SD, McCarville MB, Stewart CF, Billups CA, Wu J, Davidoff AM, Spunt SL, Furman WL, McGregor LM, Hu S, Panetta JC, Turner D, Fofana D, Reddick WE, Leung W, Santana VM. Phase I and clinical pharmacology study of bevacizumab, sorafenib, and low-dose cyclophosphamide in children and young adults with refractory/recurrent solid tumors. Clin Cancer Res, 19(1):236-46, 2013.

Pai Panandiker AS, Beltran C, Billups CA, McGregor LM, Furman WL, Davidoff AM. Intensity modulated radiation therapy provides excellent local control in high-risk abdominal neuroblastoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 60(5):761-5, 2013.

Pandey MK, Gowda K, Doi K, Sharma AK, Wang HG, Amin S. Proteasomal degradation of Mcl 1 by maritoclax induces apoptosis and enhances the efficacy of ABT-737 in melanoma cells. PLoS One 8(11): e78570, 2013.

Payne KJ, Dovat S.  G0S2-A new player in leukemia.  Leuk Res. 2013 Nov 24. Pii:S0145-2126(13)00412-8.doi:  10.1016/j.leukres.2013.11.011. PMID:24332429

Pinto EM, Morton C, Rodriguez-Galindo C, McGregor L, Davidoff AM, Mercer K, Debelenko LV, Billups C, Ribeiro RC, Zambetti GP. Establishment and Characterization of the First Pediatric Adrenocortical Carcinoma Xenograft Model Identifies Topotecan as a Potential Chemotherapeutic Agent. Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Mar 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Ren T, Takahashi Y, Liu X, Loughran TP, Sun SC, Wang HG, Cheng H. HTLV-1 Tax deregulates autophagy by recruiting autophagic molecules into lipid raft microdomains. Oncogene 2013 Dec 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Robison NJ, Campigotto F, Chi SN, Manley P, Turner CD, Zimmerman M, Chordas CA, Werger AM, Allen J, Goldman S, Rubin JB, Isakoff MS, Pan W, Khatib ZA, Comito M, Bendel AE, Pietrantonio J, Kondrat L, Hubbs SM, Neuberg DS, Kieran MW.  A Phase II trial of a multi-agent antiangiogenic (metronomic) regimen in children with recurrent or progressive cancer.  Submitted to Lancet Oncology, 2013.

Ryland LK, Doshi UA, Shanmugavelandy SS, Fox TE, Aliaga C, Broeg K, Baab KT, Young M, Khan O, Haakenson JK, Jarbadan NR, Liao J, Wang HG, Feith DJ, Loughran TP Jr, Liu X, Kester M. C6-ceramide nanoliposomes target the warburg effect in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. PLoS One 8(12): e84648, 2013.

Saha A, Dandekar S, Milla S, Roman E, Bhatla E.  Bilateral parotid gland enlargement and palpable nephromegaly in infant acute lymphoblastic leukemia:  Case report and review of the literature – J. Pediatric Hematology Oncology.  2013 Dec 4.

Takahashi Y, Hori T, Cooper TK, Liao J, Desai N, Serfass JM, Young MM, Park S, Izu Y, Wang HG. Bif-1 haploinsufficiency promotes chromosomal instability and accelerates Myc-driven lymphomagenesis via suppression of mitophagy.  Blood 121: 1622-32, 2013.

Volpe, R.L. Blackall, G.F. & Green, M.J. (2013) Googling a patient.  The Hastings Center Report, Sept-Oct 2013, pp14-15.

Wilson MZ, Deeter D, Rafferty C, Comito M., Hollenbeak CS.  Reduction of central line-associated bloodstream infections in a pediatric hematology/oncology population.  Am J Med Qual 2013 Nov 13

Yang D, Song J, Wu L, Ma Y, Song C, Dovat S, Nishizaki T, Liu J. Induction of senescence by adenosine suppressing the growth of lung cancer cells.  Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 Oct 11;440(1):62-7.doi:  10.1016/j.bbrc.2013.09.030. PMID: 24051088

Yang Y, Fiskus W, Yong B, Atadja P, Takahashi Y, Pandita TK, Wang HG, Bhalla KN. Acetylated hsp70 and KAP1-mediated Vps34 SUMOylation is required for autophagosome creation in autophagy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 110(17): 6841-6, 2013.

2012 Publications

Dinardo L, Brown, V, Perez E, Brunin N, Sullivan K:  A Single Center Study of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Primary Immune Deficiencies (PIDD).  Pediatric Transplantation, 16(1):63-72, 2012.

Ding W, Dang H, You H, Steinway S, Takahashi Y, Wang HG, Liao J, Stiles B, Albert R, Rountree CB. miR-200b restoration and DNA methyltransferase inhibitor block lung metastasis of mesenchymal-phenotype hepatocellular carcinoma. Oncogenesis 2012 Jun 11;1:e15.

Doi K, Li R, Sung SS, Wu H, Liu Y, Manieri W, Krishnegowda G, Awwad A, Dewey A, Liu X, Amin S, Cheng C, Qin Y, Schonbrunn E, Daughdrill G, Loughran T P, Sebti S, Wang HG. Discovery of Marinopyrrole A (Maritoclax) as a Selective Mcl-1 Antagonist that Overcomes ABT-737 Resistance by Binding to and Targeting Mcl-1 for Proteasomal Degradation. J. Biol. Chem. 287: 10224-35, 2012

Dovat S, Song C, Payne KJ, and Gowda CS. Targeting of Casein Kinase II (CK2) Enhances Ikaros-Mediated Control of the Cel Cycle Progression in Pre-Clinical Model of Pre-B-ALL.  Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts), Nov 2012; 120:2431

Gowda C, Dovat S. Genetic targets in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Adv Exp Med Biol., 779:327-40, 2013.

Hirschler-Laszkiewicz I, Zhang W, Keefer K, Conrad K, Tong Q, Chen, S-J, Bronson S, Cheung JY, and Miller BA. Trpc2 Depletion Protects Red Blood Cells from Oxidative Stress-Induced Hemolysis. Experimental Hematology, 40:71-83, 2012.

Iempridee T, Reusch JA, Riching A, Johannsen EC, Dovat S, Kenney SC, Mertz JE.  Epstein-Barr Virus Utilized Ikaros in regulating its latent-lytic switch in B cells.  J Virol.  2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:  24522918

Kim YB, Balasis ME, Doi K, Berndt N, DuBoulay C, Hu C, Guida W, Wang HG, Sebti SM, Del Vallea JR. Synthesis and evaluation of substituted hexahydronaphthalenes as novel inhibitors of the Mcl-1/BimBH3 interaction.  Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 22: 5961-5, 2012.

Krasin MJ, Wiese KM, Spunt SL, Hua CH, Daw N, Navid F, Davidoff AM, McGregor L, Merchant TE, Kun LE, McCrarey L, Hoth KA, Yan X, Xiong X. Jaw dysfunction related to pterygoid and masseter muscle dosimetry after radiation therapy in children and young adults with head-and-neck sarcomas. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 82(1): 355-60, 2012

Li Z., Song C., Ouyang H., Lai L., Payne K., Dovat S. Cell Cycle-Specific Function of Ikaros in Human Leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 59(1):69-76, 2012.

McGregor LM, Stewart CF, Crews KR, Tagen M, Wozniak A, Wu J, McCarville MB, Navid F, Santana VM, Houghton PJ, Furman WL, Rodriguez Galindo C. Dose escalation of intravenous irinotecan using oral cefpodoxime: a phase I study in pediatric patients with refractory solid tumors.  Pediatr Blood Cancer, 58(3):372-9, 2012.

Miller, BA. Hematopoietin Receptors.  In: Lennarz WJ, Lane, MD (Eds). The Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry, Vol.2, 526-531, 2013. Waltham, MA: Academic Press.

Miller, BA. TRPM2 Function and Potential as a Drug Target. (Chapter 5) In: Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology: TRP Channels in Drug Discovery, Szallasi A, Ed., pp 89-102, 2012.

Muppidi A, Doi K, Edwardraja S, Drake EJ, Gulick AM, Wang HG, Lin Q. Rational design of proteolytically stable, cell-permeable Peptide-based selective mcl-1 inhibitors. J Am Chem Soc. 134: 14734-7, 2012.

Pinto EM, Ribeiro RC, Li J, Taja-Chayeb L, Carrasco LF, de Lourdes Pena-Torres M, Vidal-Millan S, Maldonado-MTZ H, Duenas-Gonzalez A, McGregor L, Zambetti GP. An identical, complex TP53 mutation arising independently in two unrelated families with diverse cancer profiles: the complexity of interpreting cancer risk in carriers. Oncogenesis, 2012.

Ren T, Dong W, Takahashi Y, Xiang D, Yuan Y, Liu X, Loughran TP, Sun SC, Wang HG, Cheng H. HTLV-2 Tax immortalizes human CD4+ memory T lymphocytes by oncogenic activation and dysregulation of autophagy. J Biol Chem. 287: 34683-93, 2012.

Runkle KB, Meyerkord CL, Desai NV, Takahashi Y, Wang HG. Bif-1 suppresses breast cancer cell migration by promoting EGFR endocytic degradation. Cancer Biol. Ther. 13: 956-966, 2012.

Savic A., Cemerikic-Martinovic V., Dovat S., Rajic N., Urosevic I., Sekulic B., Kvrgic V., Popovic S. Angiogenesis and Survival in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndrome. Pathol Oncol Res,  18(3):681-90, 2012.

Uckun FM, Ma H, Zhang J, Ozer Z, Dovat S, Mao C, Ishkhanian R, Goodman P, Qazi S. Serine phosphorylation by SYK is critical for nuclear localization and transcription factor function of Ikaros. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 109(44):18072-7, 2012.

Young M, Takahashi Y, Khan O, Park S, Hori T, Yun J, Amin S, Hu CD, Zhang J, Kester M, Wang HG. Autophagosomal membrane serves as a platform for an intracellular death-inducing signaling complex (iDISC)-mediated caspase-8 activation and apoptosis. J. Biol. Chem. 287: 12455-68, 2012.

Zhang Y, Cheng Y, Ren X, Hori T, J Huber-Keener K, Zhang L, Yap KL, Liu D, Shantz LM, Qin ZH, Zhang S, Wang J, Wang HG, Shih IM, Yang JM. Dysfunction of nucleus accumbens-1 activates cellular senescence and inhibits tumor cell proliferation and oncogenesis. Cancer Res. 72: 4262-75, 2012.

Zhang Z, Zhang W, Jung DY, Ko HJ, Lee YJ, Friedline R, Lee E, Jun J, Ma Z, Kim F, Tsitsilianos N, Chapman K, Morrison A, Cooper MP, Miller BA, Kim JK. TRPM2 Ca2+-Channel Regulates Energy Balance and Glucose Metabolism. American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism, 302:E807-816, 2012.

2011 Publications

Avelar, T, Pauliks, LB., Freiberg, AS:  Clinical Impact of the Baseline Echocardiogram in Children with High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic leukemia, Pediatric Blood Cancer, 57(2): 227-230, 2011.

Dovat S., Song C., Payne KJ., Li Z. Ikaros, CK2 Kinase and the road to leukemia. Mol Cell Biochem, Jul 13, 2011.

Do vat S. Ikaros in hematopoiesis and leukemia. World J Biol Chem,  2(6):105-7, 2011.           Farzin Gohar S, Comito M, Price J, Marchese V.  Feasibility and parent satisfaction of a physical therapy intervention program for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in the first six months of medical treatment. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 56 (5):799-804, May 2011.

Fernandez-Pineda I, Bahrami A, Green JF, McGregor LM, Davidoff AM, Sandoval JA. Isolated subcutaneous metastasis of osteosarcoma 5 years after initial diagnosis. J Pediatr Surg, 46(10):2029-31, 2011.

Furman WL, McGregor LM, McCarville, MB, Onciu M, Davidoff AM, Kovach S, Hawkins D, McPherson V, Houghton PJ, Billups CA, Wu J, Stewart CF, Santana VM. A single-arm pilot phase II study of gefitinib and irinotecan in children with newly diagnosed high-risk neuroblastoma. Invest New Drugs, 2011.

Goldman F, Guel, Z, Al-Zubeidi D, Fried A, Icardi M, Song C, Dovat S. Congenital Pancytopenia and Absence of B Lymphocytes in a Neonate With a Mutation in the Ikaros Gene. Pediatric Blood & Cancer, [Epub ahead of print].

Hirschler-Laszkiewicz I, Tong Q, Waybill K, Conrad K, Keefer, K, Zhang W, Chen SJ,   Cheung JY, Miller BA. The Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) Channel TRPC3 TRP Domain and AMP-Activated Protein Kinase Binding Site Are Required for TRPC3 Activation by Erythropoietin. J. Biol. Chem., 286:30636-30646, 2011.

Li Z., Perez-Casellas LA., Davic A., Song C., Dovat S. Ikaros isoforms: The sage continues. World J Biol Chem, 2(6):140-5, 2011.

Miller, BA, Zhang W. TRP Channels As Mediators of Oxidative Stress. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 704:531-544, 2011.

Nahar R., Pamezani-Rad P., Mosser M., Duy C., Cerchietti L., Geng H., Dovat S., Jumaa H., Ye B., Melnick A., Muschen M. Pre-B cell receptor-mediated activation of BCL6 induces pre-B cell quiescence through transcriptional repression MYC. Blood,  118:4174-4178, 2011.

Payne K.J., and Dovat S. Ikaros and Tumor Suppression in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Crit Rev Oncog. 16(1-2):3-12, 2011.
Pinto EM, Ribeiro RC, Kletter GB, Lawrence JP, Wang J, Shurtleff S, McGregor L, Kriwacki RW, Zambetti GP. Inherited germline TP53 mutation encodes a protein with an aberrant C-terminal motif in a case of pediatric adrenocortical tumor. Fam Cancer, 10(1):141-6, 2011.

Rudzinski E, Kuttesch J, Wushensky C, Wills M. Orbital Pleomorphic Liposarcoma in an 8 Year Old Boy. Pediatr Dev Pathol. Mar 21 2011. [Epub ahead of print]

Song C., Li Z., Erbe Ak., Savic A., Dovat S. Regulation of Ikaros function by Casein Kinase 2 and Protein Phosphatase 1. World J Biol Chem, 2(6): 126-31, 2011.

Yang D., Yaguchi T., Nagata T., Gotoh A., Dovat S., Song C., and Nishizaki T. AMID Mediates Adenosine-Induced Caspase-Independent HuH-7 Cell Apopotosis. Cell Physiol Biochem. 27:37-44, 2011.

2010 Publications

Blackall, G.F. Stand and Wait. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 28, 34, pp. 5124-5, 2010.

Cassandra Moran, Robert Greiner, Caroline Hollingsworth, Sami Mardam-Bey, Evan Kulbacki, and Daniel Wechsler. Synchronous Occurrence of Metastatic Wilms' Tumor and Ganglioneuroma. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. Volume 55, Issue 3, Sep 2010.

Dovat S., and Payne K.J. Tumor Suppression in T Cell Leukemia - The Role of Ikaros. Leukemia Research. 34(4):416-7, 2010.

Farzin Gohar S, Comito M, and Marchese T. Physician Referral Frequency for Physical Therapy in Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, (3):179-87, Apr 27 2010.

Lucas KG, Bao L, Bruggeman R, Dunham K, Specht C. The detection of CMV pp65 and IE1 in glioblastoma multiforme.  J Neuro-Oncology, Sep 5 2010.

Lucas KG. Shapiro T. Freiberg A. Frauenhoffer E. Matched unrelated umbilical cord blood transplantation for a patient with chemotherapy resistant Wilms tumor. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 55(4):763-5, 2010.

Miller, BA. Hematopoietin Receptors. In: The Encyclopedia of Biological Chemistry, Lennarz WJ, Lane, MD (Eds); 2nd edition, 2010.

Robinson KE, Kuttesch JF, Champion JE, Andreotti CF, Hipp DW, Bettis A, Barnwell A, Compas BE. A quantitative meta-analysis of neurocognitive sequelae in survivors of pediatric brain tumors. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 55(3):525-31, Sep 2010.

Shah, Amisha, Freiberg, A, Lehman, Erik: Central venous Lines in Pediatric Oncology Patients: A Single Institution Experience, Including Risk Factors for Early Removal. The Journal of the Association for Vascular Access. 15(3): 141- 148, 2010.

2009 Publications

Blackall G.F., Simms S., Green M.J., Breaking the cycle: How to turn conflict into collaboration when you and your patients disagree. American College of Physicians. Philadelphia, PA. 2009.

David T. Teachey, Robert Greiner, Alix Seif, Edward Attiyeh, Jack Bleesing, John Choi, Catherine Manno, Eric Rappaport, Dirk Schwabe, Cecilia Sheen, Katherine Sullivan, Homing Zhuang, Daniel Wechsler, and Stephen A. Grupp. Treatment with Sirolimus Results in Complete Responses in Patients with Autoimmune Lymphoproliferative Syndrome. British Journal of Haematology. 145(1) 101-6, Apr 2009.

Haidet P, Fecile ML, West HF, Teal, CR. Reconsidering the team concept: educational implications for patient-centered cancer care. Patient Educ and Couns. 77(3):450-5, Dec 2009.

Hirscheler-Laszkewicz I, Tong Q, Conrad K, Zhang W, Flint W, Barber A, Barber D, Cheung JY, Miller BA. TRPC3 activation by Erythropoietin is modulated by TRPC6. J Biol Chem. 284:4567-4581, 2009.
Horn B, Bao L, Dunham K, Stamer M, Adler S, Cowan M, Lucas K. Infusion of pp65 CTL from a Sero-negative Donor Can Facilitate Resolution of CMV Infection and Immune Reconstitution. Ped Inf Disease J. 28:65-67, 2009.

Sun Q, Jin, Hong-Jian, Bond J. Disruption of the meprin alpha and beta genes in mice alters homeostasis of monocytes and natural killer cells. Experimental Hematology. 37(3): 346-356, Mar 2009.

2008 Publications

Bao L, Dunham K, Stamer M, Mulieri K, Lucas K. Expansion of CMV pp65 and IE-1 Specific Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes for CMV Specific Immunotherapy Following Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 14, 10: 1156-62, Oct 2008.

Bao L, Lucas K. Fusion of B Lymphoblastoid and Tumor Cells Expressing Different Antibiotic Resistance Genes Facilitates Selection of Stable Hybridomas. Hybridoma. 27, 5: 401-405, 2008.

Fangusarom J, Finlay J, Sposto R, Lingyun Ji, Saly M, Zacharoulis S, Asgharzadeh S,Abromowitch M, Olshefski R, Halpern S, Dubowy R, Comito M, Diez B, Kellie S, Hukin J, Rosenblum M, Dunkel I, Miller D, Allen J, Gardner S. Intensive chemotherapy followed by consolidative myeloblative chemotherapy with autologous hematopoietic cell rescue (AuHCR) in young children with newly diagnosed supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors (sPNETs): Report of the head start I and II experience. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 50 (2):312-8, Feb 2008.

Lucas, KG, Ungar D, Comito M, Groh B. Epstein Barr virus induced lymphoma in a child with IPEX Syndrome. Pediatric Blood Cancer. 50 (5):1056-7, May 2008.

Lucas KG, Schwartz C, Kaplan J.Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation in a Patient with Relapsed Ewing's Sarcoma. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 51(1):142-4, 2008.

Lucas KG, Bao L. Fusion of B Lymphoblastoid and Tumor Cells Expressing Different Antibiotic Resistance Genes Facilitates Selection of Stable Hybridoma. Hybridoma. 27(5):401-405, 2008.

Tong Q, Hirscheler-Laskewicz I, Zhang W, Conrad K, Neagley DW, Barber DL, Cheung JY, Miller BA. TRPC3 is the Epo-regulated Calcium Channel in Human Erythroid Cells. J Biol Chem. 283:10385-10395, 2008.

2007 Publications

Bao L, Sun Q, Lucas KG. Rapid Generation of CMV pp65 Specific T cells for Immunotherapy. Journal of Immunotherapy. 30: 557-561, 2007.

Blackall G.F., Melnick S.A., George J., Wilson P.K., Lerner S.M. Professionalism in Medical Education: The development and validation of a survey instrument to assess attitudes toward professionalism. Medical Teacher. 29, e58-e62, 2007.

Blackall G.F. Just be yourself. Academic Medicine. 82, 1, 82, 2007.

Kaplan J, Bannon D, Freiberg AS. Peritoneal hemorrhage due to a ruptured ovarian cyst in ITP. J Pedatr Hematol Oncol. 29(2): 117-120, 2007.

Lucas K, Ungar D, Comito M, Bayerl M, Groh B. Submyeloblative cord blood transplantation corrects clinical defects seen in IPEX syndrome. Bone Marrow Transplant 39(1): 55-6, Jan 2007.

Lucas KG, Ungar D, Comito M, Groh B. Epstein Barr Virus Induced Lymphoma in a Child with IPEX Syndrome. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 9999, Sep 2007.

Sun Q, Brewer N, Dunham K, Chen L, Bao L, Burton R, Lucas KG. Interferon-gamma expressing EBV LMP2A-specific T cells for cellular immunotherapy. Cellular Immunology, 246(2): 81-89, Apr 2007.

Zhang W, Tong Q, Conrad K, Wozney J, Cheung JY, Miller BA. Regulation of the TRP Channel TRPM2 by the Tyrosine Phosphatase PTPL1. American Journal of Physiology: Cell Physiology. 292: C1746-C1758, 2007.