Departmental Publications

2017 Publications


  1. Keyashian K, Duregon E, Brinkerhoff B, Bradley L, Larson B, Lim J, Modiano N, Collins J, Morgan TK, Hooper JE. Uses and limitations of IgG4 positive plasma cells in evaluating ulcerative colitis. J Gastrointestin Liver Dis Dec 2017;26(4):428-9.
  2. Rodriguez EF, Blakeley J, Langmead S, Olivi A, Tufaro A, Tabbarah A, Berkenblit G, Sacks JM, Newsome SD, Montgomery E, Rodriguez FJ. Low grade Schwann cell neoplasms with leptomeningeal dissemination: clinicopathologic and autopsy findings. Hum Pathol 2017 Feb;60:121-8.


  1. Das S, Kohr, M, Dunkerly-Eyring B, Lee DI, Bedja D, Kent OA, Leung AK, Henao-Mejia J, Flavell RA, Steenbergen C. Divergent effects of miR-181 family members on myocardial function through protective cytosolic and detrimental mitochondrial microRNA targets. J. Am. Heart Assoc. 2017 Feb 27;6(3). pii: e004694.
  2. Baradan R, Hollander JM, Das S. Mitochondrial miRNAs in Diabetes: Just the Tip of the Iceberg. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2017 Oct;95(10):1156-62.
  3. Hori D, Dunkerly-Eyring B, Nomura Y, Biswas D, Steppan J, Henao-Mejia J, Adachi H, Santhanam L, Berkowitz DE, Steenbergen C, Flavell RA, Das S. miR-181b regulates vascular stiffness age dependently in part by regulating TGF-β signaling. PLoS One 2017 Mar 21;12(3):e0174108. (Open access)
  4. Kamalden TA, Macgregor-Das AM, Kannan SM, Dunkerly-Eyring B, Khaliddin N, Xu Z, Fusco AP, Yazib SA, Chow RC, Duh EJ, Halushka MK, Steenbergen C*, Das S*. ExomiR-15a Transfer from the Pancreas Augments Diabetic Complications by Inducing Oxidative Stress. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2017 Nov 1;27(13):913-30.
  5. McCall MN, Kim MS, Adil M, Patil AH, Lu Y, Mitchell CJ, Leal-Rojas P, Xu J, Kumar M, Dawson VL, Dawson TM, Baras AS, Rosenberg AZ, Arking DE, Burns KH, Pandey A, Halushka MK. Toward the human cellular microRNAome. Genome Res 2017 Oct;27(10):1769-81.
  6. Waters KM, Rooper LM, Guajardo A, Halushka MK. Histopathologic differences partially distinguish syndromic aortic diseases. Cardiovasc Pathol 2017 Sept-Oct;30:6-11.


  1. Chambliss AB, Parsons TL, Marzinke MA. An Ultraperformance LC-MS/MS Method for the Quantification of the Antimalarial Atovaquone in Plasma. J Applied Lab Med 2017 Jan;1(4):400-9. *Cover article
  2. Chambliss AB, Resnick M, Petrides AK, Clarke WA, Marzinke MA. Rapid screening for targeted genetic variants via high-resolution melting curve analysis. Clin Chem Lab Med 2017 Mar;55(4):507-16.
  3. Höti N, Shah P, Hu Y, Yang S, Zhang H. Proteomics analyses of prostate cancer cells reveal cellular pathways associated with androgen resistance. Proteomics. 2017 Mar;17(6). doi: 10.1002/pmic.201600228.
  4. Li QK, Shah P, Tian Y, Hu Y, Roden RBS, Zhang H, Chan DW. An integrated proteomic and glycoproteomic approach uncovers differences in glycosylation occupancy from benign and malignant epithelial ovarian tumors. Clin Proteomics. 2017 May 10;14:16. (open access article)
  5. Shah P, Yang W, Sun S, Pasay J, Faraday N, Zhang H. Platelet glycoproteins associated with aspirin-treatment upon platelet activation. Proteomics 2017 Mar;17(6).
  6. Thomas SN, Chen L, Liu Y, Höti N, Zhang H. Targeted proteomic analyses of Histone H4 acetylation changes associated with homologous recombination deficient highgrade serous ovarian carcinomas. J Proteome Res 2017 Oct 6;16(10):3704-10.
  7. Yang S, Chen L, Chan DW, Li QK, Zhang H. Protein signatures of molecular pathways in non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC): comparison of glycoproteomics and global proteomics. Clin Proteomics. 2017 Aug 15;14:31
  8. Yang S, Clark D, Liu Y, Li S, Zhang H. Highthroughput analysis of N-glycans using AutoTip via glycoprotein immobilization. Sci Rep 2017 Aug;7(1):10216.
  9. Yang S, Höti N, Yang W, Liu Y, Chen L, Li S, Zhang H. Simultaneous analyses of Nlinked and O-linked glycans of ovarian cancer cells using solid-phase chemoenzymatic method. Clin Proteomics 2017;14:3. doi: 10.1186/s12014-017-9137-1.
  10. Yang S, Hu Y, Sokoll L, Zhang H. Simultaneous quantification of N- and O-glycans using a solid-phase method. Nat Protoc 2017 Jun;12(6):1229-44.
  11. Yang W, Shah P, Hu Y, Toghi Eshghi S, Sun S, Liu Y, Zhang H. Comparison of Enrichment Methods for Intact N- and OLinked Glycopeptides Using Strong Anion Exchange and Hydrophilic Interaction Liquid Chromatography. Anal Chem. 2017 Nov 7;89(21):11193-7.
  12. Yang S, Zhang L, Thomas SN, Hu Y, Li S, Cipollo JF, Zhang H. Modification of sialic acids on solid-phase: accurate characterization of protein sialylation. Anal Chem. 2017 Jun;89(12):6330-5.
  13. Zhou JY, Chan DW, Zhang H. Quality Assessments of Long-Term Quantitative Proteomic Analysis of Breast Cancer Xenograft Tissues. J Proteome Res. 2017 Dec 1;16(12):4523-30.
  14. Zhou J, Yang W, Hu Y, Hoti N, Liu Y, Shah P, Sun S, Clark DJ, Thomas SN, Zhang H. Site-specific fucosylation analysis identifies glycoproteins associated with aggressive prostate cancer cell lines using tande4 affinity enrichments of intact glycopeptides followed by mass spectrometry. Anal Chem. 2017 Jul;89 (14):7623-30.


  1. Allison DB, McCuiston AM, Maleki Z. Cystic Major Salivary Gland Lesions: Utilizing fine needle aspiration to optimize the clinical management of a broad and diverse differential diagnosis. Diagn Cytopathol 2017 Sept;45(9):800-7.
  2. Allison DB, McCuiston A, VandenBussche CJ. The presence of neuroendocrine features generates a broad differential diagnosis in the fine needle aspiration of bone and soft tissue neoplasms. J Am Soc Pathol 2017 Sept-Oct;6(5):185-93.
  3. Allison DB, Wakely PE Jr, Siddiqui MT, Ali SZ. Nodular fasciitis: A frequent diagnostic pitfall on fine-needle aspiration. Cancer 2017 Jan;125(1):20-9.
  4. Ansari AM, Osmani L, Matsangos AE, Li QK. Current insight in the localized insulinderived amyloidosis (LIDA): clinicopathological characteristics and differential diagnosis. Pathol Res Pract. 2017 Oct;213(10):1237-41.
  5. Carter J, Miller JA, Feller-Kopman D, Ettinger D, Sidransky D3, Maleki Z. Molecular Profiling of Malignant Pleural Effusion in Metastatic Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma. The Effect of Preanalytical Factors. Ann Am Thorac Soc 2017 Jul;14(7):1169-1176.
  6. Cibas ES, Ali SZ. The 2017 Bethesda system for reporting thyroid cytopathology. Thyroid. 2017 Nov;27(11):1341-6.
  7. Cowan ML, Rosenthal DL, VandenBussche CJ. Improved risk stratification for patients with high-grade urothelial carcinoma following application of the Paris System for Reporting Urinary Cytology. Cancer. 2017 Jun;125(6):427-34.
  8. Hang JF, Charu V, Zhang ML, VandenBussche CJ. Digital image analysis supports a nuclear-to-cytoplasmic ratio cutoff value of 0.5 for atypical urothelial cells. Cancer. 2017 Sep;125(9):710-6.
  9. Hang JF, Lilo MT, Bishop JA, Ali SZ. Diagnostic Accuracy of Fine Needle Aspiration in Thyroid Nodules Arising in Patients with Graves Disease. Acta Cytol. 2017 Mar-Apr;61(2):117-24.
  10. Hang JF, Shum CH, Ali SZ, Bishop JA. Cytological features of the Warthin-like variant of salivary mucoepidermoid carcinoma. Diagn Cytopathol. 2017 Dec;45(12):1132-6.
  11. Hang JF, Siddiqui MT, Ali SZ Fine Needle Aspiration of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: A Cytopathologic Study of 37 Cases. Acta Cytol. 2017 Mar- Apr;61(2):96-102.
  12. Hang JF, Westra WH, Cooper DS, Ali SZ. The impact of noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features on the performance of the Afirma gene expression classifier. Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 Sep;125(9):683-91.
  13. Inouye CM, Anagnostuou V, Li QK. Case Report Primary parotid adenocarcinoma metastasis to the spleen with PIK3CA mutation: cytological findings and review of the literature. Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2017; 10(5):5999-6005.
  14. Inouye CM, Cimino-Mathews A, Eisner D, Rosenthal DL, VandenBussche CJ. Fine-needle aspiration of metastatic melanoma presenting as bilateral breast cysts. Diagn Cytopathol. 2017 May;45(5):446-51.
  15. Lee J, Kazmi S, VandenBussche CJ, Ali SZ. Mesenchymal neoplasms of the head and neck: a cytopathologic analysis on fine needle aspiration. J Am Soc Pathol 2017 Jun;6(3):105-13.
  16. Lilo MT, Allison DB, Younes BK, Cui M, Askin FB, Gabrielson E, Li QK. The critical role of EBUS-TBNA cytology in the staging of mediastinal lymph nodes in lung cancer patients: A correlation study with positron emission tomography findings. Cancer 2017 Sep;125(9):717-25.
  17. Lilo MT, Bishop JA, Ali SZ Hobnail variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma: A case with an unusual presentation. Diagn Cytopathol. 2017 Aug;45(8):754-6.
  18. Lilo MT, VandenBussche CJ, Allison DB, Lennon AM, Younes BK, Hruban RH, Wolfgang CL, Ali SZ. Serous cystadenoma of the pancreas: potentials and pitfalls of a preoperative cytopathologic diagnosis. Acta Cytol 2017 Jan-Feb;61(1):27-33.
  19. Miller JA, Allison DB, Maleki Z. Interpretation of HPV DNA in situ hybridization in HPV-related head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: an achievable task in cell block and small biopsy material. J Am Soc Cytopathol 2017 May-June;6(3):89-95.
  20. Najafian A, Kahan S, Zeiger MA, Olson MT Unusual findings in thyroid cytology and histology. Diagn Cytopatholl 2017 Mar;45(3):185-90.
  21. Osmani L, Li QK. Biomarkers in the accurate subclassification of non-small-cell lung carcinoma for targeted therapy: issues and prospects. Biomark Med. 2017 May;11(5):405-7.
  22. Rodriguez EF, Shabihkhani M, Carter J, Maleki Z Molecular Alterations in Patients with Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma Presenting with Malignant Pleural Effusion at the First Diagnosis. Acta Cytol. 2017 May-June;61(3):214-22.
  23. Rooper LM, Onenerk M, Siddiqui MT, Faquin WC, Bishop JA, Ali SZ Nodular oncocytic hyperplasia: Can cytomorphology allow for the preoperative diagnosis of a nonneoplastic salivary disease? Cancer Cytopathol. 2017 Aug;125(8):627-34.
  24. VandenBussche CJ, Adams CL, McDonald OG, Whitworth SA, Ali SZ. The fine needle aspiration of translocation sarcomas. Cytopathology. 2017 Oct;28(5):356-63.
  25. VandenBussche CJ, Allison DB, Graham MK, Charu V, Lennon AM, Wolfgang CL, Hruban RH, Heaphy CM. Alternative lengthening of telomeres and ATRX/DAXX loss can be reliably detected in FNAs of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. Cancer. 2017 Jul;125(7):544-51.
  26. VandenBussche CJ, Yarmus L, Illei PB. The utility of bronchial brushings in the modern era of flexible bronchoscopy. J Am Soc Cytopathol 2017 Jan-Feb;6(1):1-7.
  27. Zhang ML, Rosenthal DL, VandenBussche CJ. Upper urinary tract washings outperform voided urine specimens to detect upper tract high-grade urothelial carcinoma. Diagn Cytopathol. 2017 Aug;45(8):700-4.
  28. Zhang ML, Zhou AG, Rosenthal DL, VandenBussche CJ. Urinary tract washing specimens containing atypical urothelial tissue fragments are significantly associated with urothelial neoplasia. Diagn Cytopathol 2017 Sep;45(9):795-9.
  29. Zhou AG, Bishop JA, Ali SZ. Non-invasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features (NIFTP). J Am Soc Cytopathol 2017 Sept-Oct;6(5):211-6.


  1. Assarzadegan N, Anders RA, Oshima K. Hepatic vascular diseases. Diagn Histopathol 2017 Dec;23(12):553-8.
  2. Assarzadegan N, Montgomery E. Gastric Polyps. Diagnostic Histopathology 2017 Dec;23(12):521-9.
  3. Ayars M, Eshleman J, Goggins M. Susceptibility of ATM-deficient pancreatic cancer cells to radiation. Cell Cycle 2017 May 19;16(10):991-8.
  4. Ayers M, O'Sulivan E, Macgregor-Das A, Shindo K, Kim H, Borges M, Yu J, Hruban H, Goggins M. IL2RG, identified as overexpressed by RNA-seq profiling of pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia, mediates pancreatic cancer growth. Oncotarget 2017 Oct;8(48):83370-83.
  5. Chen I, Zhang Y, Cummings V, Cloherty GA, Connor M, Beauchamp G, Griffith S, Rose S, Gallant J, Scott HM, Shoptaw S, Del Rio C, Kuo I, Mannheimer S, Tieu HV, Hurt CB, Fields SD, Wheeler DP, Mayer KH, Koblin BA, Eshleman SH. Analysis of HIV Integrase Resistance in Black Men Who Have Sex with Men in the United States. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2017 Jul;33(7):745-8.
  6. Debeljak M, Mocci E, Morrison MC, Pallavajjalla A, Beierl K, Amiel M, Noë M, Wood LD, Lin MT, Gocke CD, Klein AP, Fuchs EJ, Jones RJ, Eshleman JR. Haplotype counting for sensitive chimerism testing: Potential for early leukemia relapse detection. J Mol Diagn 2017 May;19(3):427-36.
  7. Eze O, Jones R, Montgomery E. A practical approach for diagnosis of appendiceal mucinous neoplasms. Diagnostic Histopathology 2017 Dec;23(12):530-5.
  8. Eze OP, Montgomery EA. Inflammatory Cell-Rich soft tissue tumors. AJSP:RR 2017 March-April;22(2):75-84.
  9. Goyal G, Montgomery E. Selected benign pediatric fibroblastic and myofibroblastic lesions. AJSP:RR 2017 March-April;22(2):102-7.
  10. Hackeng WM, Montgomery EA, Giardiello FM, Singhi AD, Debeljak M, Eshleman JR, Vieth M, Offerhaus GJ, Wood LD, Brosens LA. Morphology and genetics of pyloric gland adenomas in familial adenomatous polyposis. Histopathology 2017 Mar;70(4):549-57.
  11. Hosoda W, Chianchiano P, Griffin JF, Pittman ME, Brosens LA, Noe M, Yu J, Shindo K, Suenaga M, Rezaee N, Yonescu R, Ning Y, Albores-Saavedra J, Yoshizawa N, Harada K, Yoshizawa A, Hanada K, Yonehara S, Shimizu M, Uehara T, Samra JS, Gill AJ, Wolfgang CL, Goggins MG, Hruban RH, Wood LD. Genetic analyses of isolated high-grade pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia (HG-PanIN) reveal paucity of alterations in TP53 and SMAD4. J Pathol. 2017 May;242(1):16-23.
  12. Kherad-Pezhouh M, Montgomery E. Nerve Sheath Tumors. AJSP:RR 2017 March-April;22(2):85-93.
  13. Lokhandwala PM, Riel SL, Haley L, Lu C, Chen Y, Silberstein J, Zhu Y, Zheng G, Lin MT, Gocke CD, Partin AW, Antonarakis ES, Luo J, Eshleman JR. Analytical Validation of Androgen Receptor Splice Variant 7 Detection in a Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Laboratory Setting. J Mol Diagn. 2017 Jan;19(1):115-25.
  14. Pea A, Yu J, Rezaee N, Luchini C, He J, Dal Molin M, Griffin JF, Fedor H, Fesharakizadeh S, Salvia R, Weiss MJ, Bassi C, Cameron JL, Zheng L, Scarpa A, Hruban RH, Lennon AM, Goggins M, Wolfgang CL, Wood LD. Targeted DNA Sequencing Reveals Patterns of Local Progression in the Pancreatic Remnant Following Resection of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm (IPMN) of the Pancreas. Ann Surg. 2017 Jul;266(1):133-41.
  15. Pezhouh MK, Rezaei MK, Shabihkhani M, Ghosh A, Belchis D, Montgomery EA, Voltaggio L. Clinicopathologic study of calcifying fibrous tumor of the gastrointestinal tract: a case series. Hum Pathol. 2017 Apr;62:199-205.
  16. Poruk KE, Blackford AL, Weiss MJ, Cameron JL, He J, Goggins MG, Rasheed Z, Wolfgang CL, Wood LD. Circulating Tumor Cells Expressing Markers of Tumor Initiating Cells Predict Poor Survival and Cancer Recurrence in Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Jun;23(11):2681-90.
  17. Raphael BJ, Hruban RH, et al for the Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network. Integrated Genomic Characterization of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Cancer Cell. 2017 Aug 14;32(2):185-203.e13.
  18. Shindo K, Yu J, Suenaga M, Fesharakizadeh S, Cho C, Macgregor-Das A, Siddiqui A, Witmer PD, Tamura K, Song TJ, Navarro Almario JA, Brant A, Borges M, Ford M, Barkley T, He J, Weiss MJ, Wolfgang CL, Roberts NJ, Hruban RH, Kein AP, Goggins M. Deleterious Germline Mutations in Patients With Apparently Sporadic Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. J Clin Oncol 2017 Oct 20;35(30):3382-00.
  19. Singhi AD, Arnold CA, Lam-Himlin DM, Nikiforova MN, Voltaggio L, Canto MI, McGrath KM, Montgomery EA. Targeted next-generation sequencing supports epidermoid metaplasia of the esophagus as a precursor to esophageal squamous neoplasia. Mod Pathol 2017 Nov;30(11):1613-21.
  20. Tarabishy Y, Montgomery EA. Vascular lesions of intermediate malignancy and angiosarcoma. AJSP:RR 2017 March-April;22(2):108-15.
  21. Tarabishy Y, Pittman M. Soft Tissue Tumors With Myxoid Stroma: A Review of Distinguishing Clinical and Pathologic Features. AJSP:RR 2017 March-April;22(2):94-101.
  22. Shindo K, Yu J, Suenaga M, Fesharakizadeh S, Tamura K, Almario JAN, Brant A, Borges M, Siddiqui A, Datta L, Wolfgang CL, Hruban RH, Klein AP, Goggins M. Lack of association between the pancreatitis risk allele CEL-HYB and pancreatic cancer. Oncotarget 2017 Aug;8(31):50824-31.
  23. Vieth M, Montgomery E. Medicationassociated gastrointestinal tract injury. Virchows Arch 2017 Mar;470(3):245-66.
  24. Voltaggio L, Montgomery EA. Diagnosis and Management of Barrett-Related Neoplasia in the Modern Era. Surg Path Clins 2017 Dec;10(4):781-800.
  25. Wood LD, Noë M, Hackeng W, Brosens LA, Bhaijee F, Debeljak M, Yu J, Suenaga M, Singhi AD, Zaheer A, Boyce A, Robinson C, Eshleman JR, Goggins MG, Hruban RH, Collins MT, Lennon AM, Montgomery EA. Patients with McCune-Albright syndrome have a broad spectrum of abnormalities in the gastrointestinal tract and pancreas. Virchows Arch 2017 Apr;470(4):391-400.
  26. Yarchoan M, Myzak MC, Johnson BA 3rd, De Jesus-Acosta A, Le DT, Jaffee EM, Azad NS, Donehower RC, Zheng L, Oberstein PE, Fine RL, Laheru DA, Goggins M. Olaparib in combination with irinotecan, cisplatin, and mitomycin c in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer. Oncotarget. 2017 Jul 4;8(27):44073-81.


  1. Asrani K, Sood A, Torres A, Georgess D, Phatak P, Kaur H, Dubin A, Talbot CC, Jr., Elhelu L, Ewald AJ, Xiao B, Worley P, Lotan TL. mTORC1 loss impairs epidermal adhesion via TGF-β/Rho kinase activation. J Clin Invest Nov;127(11):4001-17.
  2. Ball Mw, Harris KT, Schwen ZR, Mullins JK, Han M, Walsh PC, Partin AW, Epstein JI. Pathological analysis of the prostatic anterior fat pad at radical prostatectomy: insights from a prospective series. BJU Int. 2017 Mar;119(3):444-8.
  3. Baena-Del Valle JA, Zheng Q, Hicks JL, Fedor H, Trock BJ, Morrissey C, Corey E, Cornish TC, Sfanos KS, De Marzo AM. Rapid Loss of RNA Detection by In Situ Hybridization in Stored Tissue Blocks and Preservation by Cold Storage of Unstained Slides. Am J Clin Pathol 2017 Nov 2;148(5):398-415.
  4. Borhan W, Cimino-Mathews AM, Montgomery EA, Epstein JI. Immunohistochemical Differentiation of Plasmacytoid Urothelial Carcinoma From Secondary Carcinoma Involvement of the Bladder. Am J Surg Pathol 2017 Nov;41(11):1570-5.
  5. Borhan W, Epstein JI. Significance of Gleason Score 7 with tertiary pattern 5 at radical prostatectomy. Urology 2017 Feb;100:175-9.
  6. Cocks M, Taheri D, Ball MW, Bezerra SM, Del Carmen Rodriguez M, Ricardo BFP, Bivalacqua TJ, Sharma RB, Meeker A, Chaux A, Burnett AL, Netto GJ. Immunecheckpoint status in penile squamous cell carcinoma: a North American cohort. Hum Pathol 2017 Jan;59:55-61.
  7. Collins J, Epstein JI. Prognostic significance of extensive necrosis in renal cell carcinoma. Hum Pathol. 2017 Aug;66:108-14.
  8. Diolombi ML, Epstein JI. Metastatic potential to regional lymph nodes with Gleason score ≤7, including tertiary pattern 5, at radical prostatectomy. BJU Int. 2017 Jun;119(6):872-8.
  9. Epstein JI, Amin MB, Reuter VE, Humphrey PA. Contemporary Gleason Grading of Prostatic Carcinoma: An Update With Discussion on Practical Issues to Implement the 2014 International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP) Consensus Conference on Gleason Grading of Prostatic Carcinoma. Am J Surg Pathol. 2017 Apr;41(4):e1-e7.
  10. Gordetsky J, Rais-Bahrami S, Epstein JI. Pathological findings in MRI/US fusionguided biopsy in relation to prostate cancer focal therapy. Urology 2017 July;105:18-23. (review).
  11. Guedes LB, Almutairi F, Haffner MC, Rajoria G, Liu Z, Klimek S, Zoino R, Yousefi K, Sharma R, De Marzo AM, Netto G, Isaacs WB, Ross AE, Schaeffer EM, Lotan TL. Analytic, Pre-analytic and Clinical Validation of p53 Immunohistochemistry for Detection of TP53 Missense Mutation in Prostate Cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2017 Aug ;23(16):4693-703.
  12. Guedes LB, Tosoian JJ, Hicks J, Ross AE, Lotan TL. PTEN Loss in Gleason Score 3+4=7 Prostate Biopsies is Associated with Nonorgan Confined Disease at Radical Prostatectomy. J Urol 2017 Apr;197(4):1054-9.
  13. Guedes LB, Antonarakis ES, Schweizer MT, Mirkheshti N, Almutairi F, Park JC, Glavaris S1, Hicks J, Eisenberger MA, De Marzo AM, Epstein JI, Isaacs WB, Eshleman JR, Pritchard CC, Lotan TL. MSH2 Loss in Primary Prostate Cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Nov 15;23(22):6863-74.
  14. Guner G, Sirajuddin P, Zheng Q, Bai B, Brodie A, Liu H, af HÄ‚¤llström T, Kulac I, Laiho M, De Marzo AM. Novel assay to detect RNA polymerase I activity in vivo. Mol Cancer Res 2017 May;15(5):577-84.
  15. Haffner MC, Esopi DM, Chaux A, Gürel M, Ghosh S, Vaghasia AM, Tsai H, Kim K, Castagna N, Lam H, Hicks J, Wyhs N, Biswal Shinohara D, Hurley PJ, Simons BW, Schaeffer EM, Lotan TL, Isaacs WB, Netto GJ, De Marzo AM, Nelson WG, An SS, Yegnasubramanian S. AIM1 is an actinbinding protein that suppresses cell migration and micrometastatic dissemination. Nat Commun 2017 Jul 26;8(1):142.
  16. Hempel HA, Cuka NS, Kulac I, Barber JR, Cornish TC, Platz EA, De Marzo AM, Sfanos KS. Low Intratumoral Mast Cells Are Associated With a Higher Risk of Prostate Cancer Recurrence. Prostate 2017 Mar;77(4):412-24.
  17. Kim JY, Brosnan-Cashman JA, An S, Kim SJ, Song KB, Kim MS, Kim MJ, Hwang DW, Meeker AK, Yu E, Kim SC, Hruban RH, Heaphy CM*, Hong SM*.Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres in Primary Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors Is Associated with Aggressive Clinical Behavior and Poor Survival. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Mar 15;23(6):1598-606.
  18. Lotan TL, Heumann A, Rico SD, Hicks J, Lecksell K, Koop C, Sauter G, Schlomm T, Simon R. PTEN loss detection in prostate cancer: Comparison of PTEN immunohistochemistry and PTEN FISH in a large retrospective prostatectomy cohort. Oncotarget, 2017 Jul;8(39):65566-76.
  19. Lotan TL, Torres A, Zhang M, Tosoian JJ, Guedes LB, Fedor H, Hicks J, Ewing CM, Isaacs SD, Johng D, De Marzo AM, Isaacs WB. Somatic molecular subtyping of prostate tumors from HOXB13 G84E carriers. Oncotarget 2017 Apr 4;8(14):22772-82.
  20. Meliti A, Sadimin E, Diolombi M, Khani F, Epstein JI. Accuracy of grading Gleason score 7 adenocarcinoma on needle biopsy: Influence of pattern 4 and other histological features. Prostate 2017 May;77:681-5.
  21. Nie X, Arend LJ. Deletion of Pkd1 in renal stromal cells causes defects in the renal stromal compartment and progressive cystogenesis in the kidney. Lab Invest. 2017 Dec;97(12):1427-38.
  22. Platz EA, Kulac I, Barber JR, Drake CG, Joshu CE, Nelson WG, Lucia MS, Klein EA, Lippman SM, Parnes HL, Thompson IM, Goodman PJ, Tangen CM, De Marzo AM. A prospective study of chronic inflammation in benign prostate tissue and risk of prostate cancer: linked PCPT and SELECT cohorts. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 Oct;26(10):1549-57.
  23. Rosenberg AZ, Kopp JB. Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Mar ;12(3):502-17.
  24. Sadimin E, Chen Y, Wang L, Argani P, Epstein JI. Chromosomal abnormalities of high grade mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of the kidney. Histopathology 2017 Nov;71:719-24.
  25. Torres A, Alshalalfa M, Tomlins SA, Erho N, Gibb EA, Chelliserry J, Lim L, Lam LLC, Faraj SF, Bezerra SM, Davicioni E, Yousefi K, Ross AE, Netto GJ, Schaeffer EM, Lotan TL. Comprehensive Determination of Prostate Tumor ETS Gene Status in Clinical Samples Using the CLIA Decipher Assay. J Mol Diagn 2017 May;19(3):475-84.
  26. Tosoian JJ, Almutairi F, Morais CL, Glavaris S, Hicks J, Sundi D, Humphreys E, Han M, De Marzo AM, Ross AE, Tomlins SA, Schaeffer EM, Trock BJ, Lotan TL. Prevalence and prognostic significance of PTEN Loss in African-American and European-American men undergoing radical prostatectomy. European Urology 2017 May;7 (5):697-700.
  27. Tsai HK, Lehrer J, Alshalalfa M, Erho N, Davicioni E, Lotan T. Gene expression signatures of neuroendocrine prostate cancer and primary small cell prostatic carcinoma. BMC Cancer 2017 Nov;17:759 (open access)
  28. Urrea YR, Epstein JI. Sarcomatoid carcinoma associated with small cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder: A series of 28 cases. Hum Pathol 2017 Sept;67:169-75.
  29. Verrill C, Yilmaz A, Srigley JR, Amin MB, Compérat E, Egevad L, Ulbright TM, Tickoo SK, Berney DM, Epstein JI; Members of the International Society of Urological Pathology Testicular Tumor Panel. Reporting and Staging of Testicular Germ Cell Tumors: The International Society of Urological Pathology (ISUP) Testicular Cancer Consultation Conference Recommendations. Am J Surg Pathol. 2017 Jun;41(6):e22-e32.
  30. Wobker SE, Khararjian A, Epstein JI. GATA3 positivity in benign radiated prostate glands: A potential diagnostic pitfall. Am J Surg Pathol. 2017 Apr;41(4):557-63.
  31. Wobker SE, Zhong M, Epstein JI. Polypoid urothelial proliferation with inverted growth pattern in the renal pelvis: Morphologic and molecular characteristics of a unique diagnostic entity. Hum Pathol 2017 Jan;59:26-33.


  1. Ayhan A, Kuhn E, Wu RC, Ogawa H, Bahadirli-Talbott A, Mao TL, Sugimura H, Shih IM, Wang TL CCNE1 copy-number gain and overexpression identify ovarian clear cell carcinoma with a poor prognosis. Mod Pathol. 2017 Feb;30(2):297-303.
  2. Chui MH, Wang TL, Shih IM. Endometriosis: benign, malignant, or something in between? Oncotarget 2017 Oct; 8(45):78263-4.
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  11. Gehrie EA, Tobian AAR. Editorial: Plasma transfusion as bleeding prophylaxis in the critically ill. Anesth Analg. 2017 May;124(5):1385-6.
  12. Gehrie EA, Tobian AAR. Finally, what we have been waiting for: evidence that transfusion of RBCs at the extreme of the storage spectrum is safe. Lancet Haematol. 2017 Nov;4(11):e504-e505.
  13. Gniadek TJ, McGonigle AM, Shirey RS, Brunker PA, Streiff M, Philosophe B, Bloch EM, Ness PM, King KE. A rare, potentially life-threatening presentation of passenger lymphocyte syndrome. Transfusion. 2017 May;57(5):1262-6.
  14. Grabowski MK, Gravitt PE, Gray RH, Serwadda D, Redd AD, Kigozi G, Kong X, Nalugoda F, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC, Tobian AAR. Trends and determinants of human papillomavirus concordance among human immunodeficiency virus-positive and - negative heterosexual couples in Rakai, Uganda. J Infectious Diseases 2017 March;215(5):772-80.
  15. Grabowski MK, Serwadda DM, Gray RH, Nakigozi G, Kigozi G, Kagaayi J, Ssekubugu R, Nalugoda F, Lessler J, Lutalo T, Galiwango RM, Makumbi F, Kong X, Kabatesi D, Alamo ST, Wiersma S, Sewankambo NK, Tobian AAR, Laeyendecker O, Quinn TC, Reynolds SJ, Wawer MJ, Chang LW for the Rakai Health Sciences. HIV Prevention Efforts and Incidence of HIV in Uganda. N Engl J Med 2017 Nov;377;2154-66.
  16. Jimenez A, Shaz BH, Bloch EM. Zika Virus and the Blood Supply: What Do We Know? Transfus Med Rev. 2017 Jan;31(1):1-10.
  17. Jiminez A, Shaz BH, Kessler D, Bloch EM. How do we manage blood donors and recipients following a positive Zika screening result? Transfusion 2017 Sep;57(9):2077-83.
  18. Kaufman MR, Dam KH, Van Lith LM, Hatzold K, Mavhu W, Kahabuka C, Mahlasela L, Marcell AV, Patel EU, Figueroa ME, Njeuhmeli E, Seifert-Ahanda K, Ncube G, Lija G, Bonnecwe C, Tobian AAR. Voluntary medical male circumcision among adolescents: a missed opportunity for HIV behavioral interventions. AIDS 2017 Jul 1;31 Suppl 3:S233-41.
  19. Palumbo P, Wilson EA, McCauley M, Gamble T, Kumwenda N, Makhema J, Kumarasamy N, Chariyalertsak S, Hakim JG, Hosseinipour MC, Gonçalves de Melo M, Pilotto JH, Grinsztejn B, Panchia R, Chen YQ, Cohen MS, Eshleman SH, Fogel JM. Association of HIV diversity and virologic outcomes in early antiretroviral treatment: HPTN 052. PLoS One 2017 May 8;12(5):e0177281.
  20. Patel EU, Kirkpatrick AR, Grabowski MK, Kigozi G, Gray RH, Prodger JL, Redd AD, Nalugoda F, Serwadda D, Wawer MJ, Quinn TC, Tobian AAR. Penile immune activation and risk of HIV shedding: a prospective cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2017 Mar;64(6):776-84.
  21. Patel EU, Ness PM, Marshall CV, Gniadek T, Efron DT, Miller PM, Zeitouni JA, King KE, Bloch EM, Tobian AAR. Blood product utilization among trauma and non-trauma massive transfusion protocols at an urban academic medical center. Anesth Analg 2017 Sep;125(3):967-74.
  22. Patel EU, Rositch AF, Gravitt PE, Tobian AAR. Concordance of Penile and Oral Human Papillomavirus Infections Among Men in the United States. J Infect Dis. 2017 Apr;215(8):1207-11.
  23. Sivay MV, Li M, Piwowar-Manning E, Zhang Y, Hudelson SE, Marzinke MA, Amico RK, Redd A, Hendrix CW, Anderson PL, Bokoch K, Bekker LG, van Griensven F, Mannheimer S, Hughes JP, Grant R, Eshleman SH; HPTN 067/ADAPT Study Team. Characterization of HIV Seroconverters in a TDF/FTC PrEP Study: HPTN 067/ADAPT. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017 Jul 1;75(3):271-9.
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