Pauline Allen Gill Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders: Publications

Amatruda, James MD

DNA methylation analysis reveals distinct methylation signatures in pediatric germ cell tumors.
Amatruda JF, Ross JA, Christensen B, Fustino NJ, Chen KS, Hooten AJ, Nelson H, Kuriger JK, Rakheja D, Frazier AL, Poynter JN.
BMC Cancer. 2013 Jun 27;13:313. PMID: 23806198

A big catch for germ cell tumour research.
Chen KS, Amatruda JF.
PLoS Genet. 2013 Apr;9(4):e1003481. PMID: 23593043

The development of highly potent inhibitors for porcupine.
Wang X, Moon J, Dodge ME, Pan X, Zhang L, Hanson JM, Tuladhar R, Ma Z, Shi H, Williams NS, Amatruda JF, Carroll TJ, Lum L, Chen C.
J Med Chem. 2013 Mar 28;56(6):2700-4. PMID: 23477365

Children's Oncology Group's 2013 blueprint for research: rare tumors.
Rodriguez-Galindo C, Krailo M, Frazier L, Chintagumpala M, Amatruda J, Katzenstein H, Malogolowkin M, Spector L, Pashankar F, Meyers R, Tomlinson G; COG Rare Tumors Disease Committee.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):1016-21. PMID: 23255219

Aquino, Victor MD

Intravenous pentamidine is safe and effective as primary pneumocystis pneumonia prophylaxis in children and adolescents undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
DeMasi JM, Cox JA, Leonard D, Koh AY, Aquino VM.
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Sep;32(9):933-6. PMID: 23538522

 Bowers, Daniel MD  

An intersection of pediatrics and geriatrics.
Bowers DC.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 Jan;61(1):1-2. PMID: 23868834

Subsequent neoplasms of the CNS among survivors of childhood cancer: a systematic review.
Bowers DC, Nathan PC, Constine L, Woodman C, Bhatia S, Keller K, Bashore L.
Lancet Oncol. 2013 Jul;14(8):e321-8. PMID: 23816298

Radiation, atherosclerotic risk factors, and stroke risk in survivors of pediatric cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.
Mueller S, Fullerton HJ, Stratton K, Leisenring W, Weathers RE, Stovall M, Armstrong GT, Goldsby RE, Packer RJ, Sklar CA, Bowers DC, Robison LL, Krull KR.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013 Jul 15;86(4):649-55. PMID: 23680033

Genomic analysis of diffuse pediatric low-grade gliomas identifies recurrent oncogenic truncating rearrangements in the transcription factor MYBL1.
Ramkissoon LA, Horowitz PM, Craig JM, Ramkissoon SH, Rich BE, Schumacher SE, McKenna A, Lawrence MS, Bergthold G, Brastianos PK, Tabak B, Ducar MD, Van Hummelen P, MacConaill LE, Pouissant-Young T, Cho YJ, Taha H, Mahmoud M, Bowers DC, Margraf L, Tabori U, Hawkins C, Packer RJ, Hill DA, Pomeroy SL, Eberhart CG, Dunn IF, Goumnerova L, Getz G, Chan JA, Santagata S, Hahn WC, Stiles CD, Ligon AH, Kieran MW, Beroukhim R, Ligon KL.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 May 14;110(20):8188-93. PMID: 23633565

Accidental overdose of intrathecal cytarabine in children.
Thienprayoon R, Heym KM, Pelfrey L, Bowers DC.
Ann Pharmacother. 2013 May;47(5):e24. PMID: 23606548

Common pediatric cerebellar tumors: correlation between cell densities and apparent diffusion coefficient metrics.
Koral K, Mathis D, Gimi B, Gargan L, Weprin B, Bowers DC, Margraf L.
Radiology. 2013 Aug;268(2):532-7. PMID: 23564715

Reply to "survival analysis for apparent diffusion coefficient measures in children with embryonal brain tumors," by Grech-Sollars et al.
Koral K, Bowers DC, Timmerman R.
Neuro Oncol. 2013 Jan;15(1):28.  PMID: 23161773

Pathological and molecular advances in pediatric low-grade astrocytoma.
Rodriguez FJ, Lim KS, Bowers D, Eberhart CG.
Annu Rev Pathol. 2013 Jan 24;8:361-79. PMID: 23121055

Buchanan, George MD

Drug-induced thrombocytopenia in children.
Reese JA, Nguyen LP, Buchanan GR, Curtis BR, Terrell DR, Vesely SK, George JN.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Dec;60(12):1975-81. PMID: 24038783

Prominent forehead hematomas ("goose-eggs") as an initial manifestation of hemophilia.
Plummer ES, Crary SE, Buchanan GR.
J Pediatr. 2013 Dec;163(6):1781-3. PMID: 23968747

Treatment of relapsed precursor-B acute lymphoblastic leukemia with intensive chemotherapy: POG (Pediatric Oncology Group) study 9411 (SIMAL 9).
Kelly ME, Lu X, Devidas M, Camitta B, Abshire T, Bernstein ML, Billett A, Homans A, Sandler E, Buchanan G.
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 Oct;35(7):509-13. PMID: 23887024

Intravenous low molecular weight iron dextran in children with iron deficiency anemia unresponsive to oral iron.
Plummer ES, Crary SE, McCavit TL, Buchanan GR.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Nov;60(11):1747-52. PMID: 23832487

A dose-escalation phase IIa study of 2,2-dimethylbutyrate (HQK-1001), an oral fetal globin inducer, in sickle cell disease.
Kutlar A, Reid ME, Inati A, Taher AT, Abboud MR, El-Beshlawy A, Buchanan GR, Smith H, Ataga KI, Perrine SP, Ghalie RG.
Am J Hematol. 2013 Nov;88(11):E255-60. PMID: 23828223

Splenectomy in children with "mild" hereditary spherocytosis.
Roy SM, Buchanan GR, Crary SE.
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 Aug;35(6):430-3. PMID: 23823113

Occult hemorrhage in immune thrombocytopenia.
Flores A, Buchanan GR.
Semin Hematol. 2013 Jan;50 Suppl 1:S26-30. PMID: 23664512

Bleeding from the eyes and through intact skin: physiologic, structural, spiritual, or faked?
Bezner SK, Buchanan GR.
Am J Hematol. 2013 Aug;88(8):713-6. PMID: 23674472

Barriers to hematopoietic cell transplantation clinical trial participation of african american and black youth with sickle cell disease and their parents.
Omondi NA, Ferguson SE, Majhail NS, Denzen EM, Buchanan GR, Haight AE, Labotka RJ, Rizzo JD, Murphy EA.
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 May;35(4):289-98. PMID: 23612380

Bleeding manifestations and management of children with persistent and chronic immune thrombocytopenia: data from the Intercontinental Cooperative ITP Study Group (ICIS).
Neunert CE, Buchanan GR, Imbach P, Bolton-Maggs PH, Bennett CM, Neufeld E, Vesely SK, Adix L, Blanchette VS, Kühne T; Intercontinental Cooperative ITP Study Group Registry II Participants.
Blood. 2013 May 30;121(22):4457-62. PMID: 23550040

50 years ago in the Journal of Pediatrics: familial idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Buchanan GR.
J Pediatr. 2013 Apr;162(4):704. PMID: 23527842

Paucity of clinical trials in iron deficiency: lessons learned from study of VLBW infants.
Buchanan GR.
Pediatrics. 2013 Feb;131(2):e582-4. PMID: 23339219

Chemotherapy for initial induction failures in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a Children's Oncology Group Study (POG 8764).
Joyce MJ, Pollock BH, Devidas M, Buchanan GR, Camitta B.
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 Jan;35(1):32-5. PMID: 23211688

Prophylactic penicillin after 5 years of age in patients with sickle cell disease: a survey of sickle cell disease experts.
McCavit TL, Gilbert M, Buchanan GR.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):935-9. PMID: 23193095

Bleeding severity as an important outcome in childhood immune thrombocytopenia.
Flores A, Buchanan GR.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013;60 Suppl 1:S8-11. PMID: 23109508

Chen, Kenneth MD

 
Invited reply to Amikacin ototoxicity in children with cancer: The problem is the administration schedule.
Chen K, Bach A, Shoup A, Winick N.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 Feb;61(2):191. PMID: 23955849

DNA methylation analysis reveals distinct methylation signatures in pediatric germ cell tumors.
Amatruda JF, Ross JA, Christensen B, Fustino NJ, Chen KS, Hooten AJ, Nelson H, Kuriger JK, Rakheja D, Frazier AL, Poynter JN.
BMC Cancer. 2013 Jun 27;13:313. PMID: 23806198

Hearing loss and vestibular dysfunction among children with cancer after receiving aminoglycosides.
Chen KS, Bach A, Shoup A, Winick NJ.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Nov;60(11):1772-7. PMID: 23788258

A big catch for germ cell tumour research.
Chen KS, Amatruda JF.
PLoS Genet. 2013 Apr;9(4):e1003481. PMID: 23593043

Journeycake, Janna MD

Desmopressin (DDAVP) in the management of patients with congenital bleeding disorders.
Leissinger C, Carcao M, Gill JC, Journeycake J, Singleton T, Valentino L.
Haemophilia. 2013 Aug 12. PMID: 23937614

Klesse, Laura MD

Intracerebral schwannomas: a rare disease with varying natural history.
Scott WW, Koral K, Margraf LR, Klesse L, Sacco DJ, Weprin BE.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2013 Jul;12(1):6-12. PMID: 23662929

Koh, Andrew MD

Murine models of Candida gastrointestinal colonization and dissemination.
Koh AY.
Eukaryot Cell. 2013 Nov;12(11):1416-22. PMID: 24036344

Intravenous pentamidine is safe and effective as primary pneumocystis pneumonia prophylaxis in children and adolescents undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
DeMasi JM, Cox JA, Leonard D, Koh AY, Aquino VM.
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Sep;32(9):933-6. PMID: 23538522

Collaboration between macrophages and vaccine-induced CD4+ T cells confers protection against lethal Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumonia during neutropenia.
Kamei A, Wu W, Traficante DC, Koh AY, Van Rooijen N, Pier GB, Priebe GP.
J Infect Dis. 2013 Jan 1;207(1):39-49. PMID: 23100569

Leavey, Patrick MD

Do pediatric hematology/oncology (PHO) fellows receive communication training?
File W, Bylund CL, Kesselheim J, Leonard D, Leavey P.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Sep 4. PMID: 24039096

IL-8 predicts pediatric oncology patients with febrile neutropenia at low risk for bacteremia.
Cost CR, Stegner MM, Leonard D, Leavey P.
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 Apr;35(3):206-11. PMID: 23425997

How many physicians do we need? A benchmark for pediatric hematology/oncology.
Leavey PJ.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Apr;60(4):527-8. PMID: 23151998

Mccavit, Tim MD

Clofarabine salvage therapy in refractory multifocal histiocytic disorders, including Langerhans cell histiocytosis, juvenile xanthogranuloma and Rosai-Dorfman disease.
Simko SJ, Tran HD, Jones J, Bilgi M, Beaupin LK, Coulter D, Garrington T, McCavit TL, Moore C, Rivera-Ortegón F, Shaffer L, Stork L, Turcotte L, Welsh EC, Hicks MJ, McClain KL, Allen CE.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Sep 18. PMID: 24106153

Intravenous low molecular weight iron dextran in children with iron deficiency anemia unresponsive to oral iron.
Plummer ES, Crary SE, McCavit TL, Buchanan GR.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Nov;60(11):1747-52. PMID: 23832487

PedsQL™ sickle cell disease module: feasibility, reliability, and validity.
Panepinto JA, Torres S, Bendo CB, McCavit TL, Dinu B, Sherman-Bien S, Bemrich-Stolz C, Varni JW.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Aug;60(8):1338-44. PMID: 23441057

Prompt administration of antibiotics is associated with improved outcomes in febrile neutropenia in children with cancer.
Fletcher M, Hodgkiss H, Zhang S, Browning R, Hadden C, Hoffman T, Winick N, McCavit TL.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Aug;60(8):1299-306. PMID: 23417978

Prophylactic penicillin after 5 years of age in patients with sickle cell disease: a survey of sickle cell disease experts.
McCavit TL, Gilbert M, Buchanan GR.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):935-9. PMID: 23193095

National trends in incidence rates of hospitalization for stroke in children with sickle cell disease.
McCavit TL, Xuan L, Zhang S, Flores G, Quinn CT.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 May;60(5):823-7. PMID: 23151905

Pediatrics Residents' Perspectives on Family-Centered Rounds: A Qualitative Study at 2 Children's Hospitals.
Mittal V, Krieger E, Lee BC, Kind T, McCavit TL, Campbell J, Ottolini MC, Flores G.
J Grad Med Educ. 2013 Mar;5(1):81-7. PMID: 24404232.
  

Rogers, Zora MD 

Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric acquired aplastic anemia (AAA): An initial survey of the North American Pediatric Aplastic Anemia Consortium (NAPAAC).
Williams DA, Bennett C, Bertuch A, Bessler M, Coates T, Corey S, Dror Y, Huang J, Lipton J, Olson TS, Reiss UM, Rogers ZR, Sieff C, Vlachos A, Walkovich K, Wang W, Shimamura A.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Nov 27. PMID: 24285674

Skapek, Stephen MD 

Arf induction by Tgfβ is influenced by Sp1 and C/ebpβ in opposing directions.
Zheng Y, Devitt C, Liu J, Iqbal N, Skapek SX.
PLoS One. 2013 Aug 5;8(8):e70371. PMID: 23940569

A novel algorithm for simplification of complex gene classifiers in cancer.
Wilson RA, Teng L, Bachmeyer KM, Bissonnette ML, Husain AN, Parham DM, Triche TJ, Wing MR, Gastier-Foster JM, Barr FG, Hawkins DS, Anderson JR, Skapek SX, Volchenboum SL.
Cancer Res. 2013 Sep 15;73(18):5625-32. PMID: 23913937

Allergies, atopy, immune-related factors and childhood rhabdomyosarcoma: A report from the children's oncology group.
Lupo PJ, Zhou R, Skapek SX, Hawkins DS, Spector LG, Scheurer ME, Fatih Okcu M, Melin B, Papworth K, Erhardt EB, Grufferman S.
Int J Cancer. 2013 Jul 3. PMID: 23824786

Dense pattern of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, a lesion easily confused with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee of the Children's Oncology Group.
Rudzinski ER, Teot LA, Anderson JR, Moore J, Bridge JA, Barr FG, Gastier-Foster JM, Skapek SX, Hawkins DS, Parham DM.
Am J Clin Pathol. 2013 Jul;140(1):82-90. PMID: 23765537

A distant, cis-acting enhancer drives induction of Arf by Tgfβ in the developing eye.
Zheng Y, Devitt C, Liu J, Mei J, Skapek SX.
Dev Biol. 2013 Aug 1;380(1):49-57. PMID: 23665474

Novel orally active epoxyeicosatrienoic acid (EET) analogs attenuate cisplatin nephrotoxicity.
Khan MA, Liu J, Kumar G, Skapek SX, Falck JR, Imig JD.
FASEB J. 2013 Aug;27(8):2946-56. PMID: 23603837

PAX-FOXO1 fusion status drives unfavorable outcome for children with rhabdomyosarcoma: a children's oncology group report.
Skapek SX, Anderson J, Barr FG, Bridge JA, Gastier-Foster JM, Parham DM, Rudzinski ER, Triche T, Hawkins DS.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Sep;60(9):1411-7. PMID: 23526739

Safety and efficacy of high-dose tamoxifen and sulindac for desmoid tumor in children: results of a Children's Oncology Group (COG) phase II study.
Skapek SX, Anderson JR, Hill DA, Henry D, Spunt SL, Meyer W, Kao S, Hoffer FA, Grier HE, Hawkins DS, Raney RB.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jul;60(7):1108-12. PMID: 23281268

Children's Oncology Group's 2013 blueprint for research: Soft tissue sarcomas.
Hawkins DS, Spunt SL, Skapek SX; COG Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):1001-8. PMID: 23255356

Stegner, Martha MD

IL-8 predicts pediatric oncology patients with febrile neutropenia at low risk for bacteremia.
Cost CR, Stegner MM, Leonard D, Leavey P.
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2013 Apr;35(3):206-11. PMID: 23425997

Wickiser, Jonathan MD

A comparison of pediatric, adolescent, and adult testicular germ cell malignancy.
Cost NG, Lubahn JD, Adibi M, Romman A, Wickiser JE, Raj GV, Sagalowsky AI, Margulis V.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Sep 17. PMID: 24106160

Single institution experience with Tru-Cut renal mass biopsy for diagnosing Wilms tumor.
Cost NG, Granberg CF, Schlomer BJ, Wickiser JE, Gargollo PC, Baker LA, Rakheja D.
Urol J. 2013 Winter;10(1):780-3. PMID: 23504682

Winick, Naomi MD

Inherited GATA3 variants are associated with Ph-like childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia and risk of relapse.
Perez-Andreu V, Roberts KG, Harvey RC, Yang W, Cheng C, Pei D, Xu H, Gastier-Foster J, E S, Lim JY, Chen IM, Fan Y, Devidas M, Borowitz MJ, Smith C, Neale G, Burchard EG, Torgerson DG, Klussmann FA, Villagran CR, Winick NJ, Camitta BM, Raetz E, Wood B, Yue F, Carroll WL, Larsen E, Bowman WP, Loh ML, Dean M, Bhojwani D, Pui CH, Evans WE, Relling MV, Hunger SP, Willman CL, Mullighan CG, Yang JJ.
Nat Genet. 2013 Dec;45(12):1494-8. PMID: 24141364

Intrachromosomal amplification of chromosome 21 is associated with inferior outcomes in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated in contemporary standard-risk children's oncology group studies: a report from the children's oncology group.
Heerema NA, Carroll AJ, Devidas M, Loh ML, Borowitz MJ, Gastier-Foster JM, Larsen EC, Mattano LA Jr, Maloney KW, Willman CL, Wood BL, Winick NJ, Carroll WL, Hunger SP, Raetz EA.
J Clin Oncol. 2013 Sep 20;31(27):3397-402. PMID: 23940221

Hearing loss and vestibular dysfunction among children with cancer after receiving aminoglycosides.
Chen KS, Bach A, Shoup A, Winick NJ.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Nov;60(11):1772-7. PMID: 23788258

Erwinia asparaginase achieves therapeutic activity after pegaspargase allergy: a report from the Children's Oncology Group.
Salzer WL, Asselin B, Supko JG, Devidas M, Kaiser NA, Plourde P, Winick NJ, Reaman GH, Raetz E, Carroll WL, Hunger SP.
Blood. 2013 Jul 25;122(4):507-14. PMID: 23741010

Racial and ethnic differences in hospice enrollment among children with cancer.
Thienprayoon R, Lee SC, Leonard D, Winick N.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Oct;60(10):1662-6. PMID: 23733549

Second malignant neoplasms after treatment of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Schmiegelow K, Levinsen MF, Attarbaschi A, Baruchel A, Devidas M, Escherich G, Gibson B, Heydrich C, Horibe K, Ishida Y, Liang DC, Locatelli F, Michel G, Pieters R, Piette C, Pui CH, Raimondi S, Silverman L, Stanulla M, Stark B, Winick N, Valsecchi MG.
J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jul 1;31(19):2469-76. PMID: 23690411

Novel susceptibility variants at 10p12.31-12.2 for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in ethnically diverse populations.
Xu H, Yang W, Perez-Andreu V, Devidas M, Fan Y, Cheng C, Pei D, Scheet P, Burchard EG, Eng C, Huntsman S, Torgerson DG, Dean M, Winick NJ, Martin PL, Camitta BM, Bowman WP, Willman CL, Carroll WL, Mullighan CG, Bhojwani D, Hunger SP, Pui CH, Evans WE, Relling MV, Loh ML, Yang JJ.
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 May 15;105(10):733-42. PMID: 23512250

Prompt administration of antibiotics is associated with improved outcomes in febrile neutropenia in children with cancer.
Fletcher M, Hodgkiss H, Zhang S, Browning R, Hadden C, Hoffman T, Winick N, McCavit TL.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Aug;60(8):1299-306. PMID: 23417978

Children's Oncology Group's 2013 blueprint for research: acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Hunger SP, Loh ML, Whitlock JA, Winick NJ, Carroll WL, Devidas M, Raetz EA; COG Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Committee.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):957-63. PMID: 23255467

Genome-wide study of methotrexate clearance replicates SLCO1B1.
Ramsey LB, Panetta JC, Smith C, Yang W, Fan Y, Winick NJ, Martin PL, Cheng C, Devidas M, Pui CH, Evans WE, Hunger SP, Loh M, Relling MV.
Blood. 2013 Feb 7;121(6):898-904. PMID: 23233662

Tyrosine kinome sequencing of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group TARGET Project.
Loh ML, Zhang J, Harvey RC, Roberts K, Payne-Turner D, Kang H, Wu G, Chen X, Becksfort J, Edmonson M, Buetow KH, Carroll WL, Chen IM, Wood B, Borowitz MJ, Devidas M, Gerhard DS, Bowman P, Larsen E, Winick N, Raetz E, Smith M, Downing JR, Willman CL, Mullighan CG, Hunger SP.
Blood. 2013 Jan 17;121(3):485-8. PMID: 23212523

Zia, Ayesha MD 

Management of thrombotic complications in acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Zia AN, Chitlur M.
Indian J Pediatr. 2013 Oct;80(10):853-62. PMID: 23912824

Hereditary intrinsic factor deficiency in chaldeans.
Sturm AC, Baack EC, Armstrong MB, Schiff D, Zia A, Savasan S, de la Chapelle A, Tanner SM.
JIMD Rep. 2013;7:13-8. PMID: 23430489

Emergency department visits in children with hemophilia.
Özgönenel B, Zia A, Callaghan MU, Chitlur M, Rajpurkar M, Lusher JM.
Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Jul;60(7):1188-91. PMID: 23192828

Book Chapter:
Ayesha N Zia, Meera Chitlur
"Abnromalities of Fibrinogen-afibrinogenemia and hypodysfibrinogenemia"
Advances in Medicine and Biology, Volume 40, 2013,
Editor: Leon V. Berhardt
Publisher: Nova Publishers