Samuel John, MD $$

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

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Education and Training

Medical School
Albany Medical College (2011)
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2014), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern - Childrens Medical Center (2017), Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology-Oncology
  • Research Interests

    • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
    • Acute myeloid leukemia (AML)
    • Cellular therapy (CAR T-cell)
    • Cancer immunotherapy
  • Publications

    • Leukocyte immunoglobulin-like receptor subfamily B: therapeutic targets in cancer. Deng M, Chen H, Liu X, Huang R, He Y, Yoo B, Xie J, John S, Zhang N, An Z, Zhang CC, Antibody therapeutics 2021 Jan 4 1 16-33
    • Antagonistic anti-LILRB1 monoclonal antibody regulates antitumor functions of natural killer cells. Chen H, Chen Y, Deng M, John S, Gui X, Kansagra A, Chen W, Kim J, Lewis C, Wu G, Xie J, Zhang L, Huang R, Liu X, Arase H, Huang Y, Yu H, Luo W, Xia N, Zhang N, An Z, Zhang CC, Journal for immunotherapy of cancer 2020 08 8 2
    • Leukocyte immunoglobulin-like receptor B1 and B4 (LILRB1 and LILRB4): Highly sensitive and specific markers of acute myeloid leukemia with monocytic differentiation. Churchill HRO, Fuda FS, Xu J, Deng M, Zhang CC, An Z, Zhang N, Chen P, Bergstrom C, Kansagra A, Collins R, John S, Koduru P, Chen W, Cytometry. Part B, Clinical cytometry 2020 Sep
    • CD19 CAR T Cells for the Treatment of Pediatric Pre-B Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Pacenta HL, Laetsch TW, John S, Paediatric drugs 2020 Feb 22 1 1-11
    • Inhibitory leukocyte immunoglobulin-like receptors: immune checkpoint proteins and tumor sustaining factors. Kang X, Kim J, Deng M, John S, Chen H, Wu G, Phan H, Zhang CC Cell cycle (Georgetown, Tex.) 2015 Dec 0
  • Professional Activities

    • Children's Oncology Group (2014)
    • American Society of Pediatric Hematology- Oncology (2014)
    • American Society of Hematology (2014)
    • American Society of Clinical Oncology (2014)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (2014)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Rising Star 2020
    • Gold Humanism Honor Society Inductee 2011
    • Award for Clinical Excellence 2013, UT Southwestern/Children’s Medical Center

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