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Publications and Abstract Presentations by Trainees

RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND ABSTRACT PRESENTATIONS BY TRAINEES

Aljinovic N, Bogusz AM, Kantarci S, Buck TP, Dewar R. An unusual case of Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myelogenous leukemia with trisomy 19 presenting with megakaryoblastosis and myelofibrosis.
Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013 Aug;137(8):1147-51

Nguyen JT, Buchanan IA, Patel PP, Aljinovic N, Lee BT. Intercostal neuroma as a source of pain after aesthetic and reconstructive breast implant surgery. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012 Sep;65(9):1199-203. Epub 2012 Apr 26.

Nika Aljinovic, Lisa A Teot, Zsuzsanna K Zsengeller, Mark Korson, Charles P Venditti, Gerard T Berry, Seymour Rosen. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA; Tufts University, Boston, MA; NIH, Bethesda, MD. Methylmalonic Acidemia: A Megamitochondrial Disorder Affecting the Kidney.

Allard F. Durairaj V. Current Techniques in Surgical Correction of Congenital Ptosis. Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology, April/June 2010, Vol 17, Issue 2.

Allard F, Freitag S, Rabinovich A. Primary Surgical Repair of Involutional Ectropion and Entropion: A Survey of Surgeon Preferences and Outcomes. ASOPRS annual meeting, San Francisco, CA October 2009. Poster presentation.

Rabinovich A, Freitag S, Allard F. Entropion Repair with Lateral Tarsal Strip and Infraciliary Rotation: Surgical Technique and Outcomes. ASOPRS annual meeting, San Francisco, CA October 2009. Poster presentation.

Rabinovich A, Freitag S, Allard F. Entropion Repair with Lateral Tarsal Strip and Infraciliary Rotation: Surgical Technique and Outcomes. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting. May 7, 2009. Poster Presentation.

Allard F, Dave B, Curry M, Najarian R. Histiocytic Hepatitis: A Non-Specific Pattern of Injury and its Clinical Associations. College of American Pathologists annual meeting. September 9, 2012. Poster Presentation.

Allard F, Shabani M, Qian Q. “Cutaneous Leishmaniasis.” ASCP Check Sample. Accepted for Publication July 2012.

Shabani M, Allard, F, Qian, Q. “Schistosomiasis.” ASCP Check Sample. Accepted for Publication July 2012.

Almashat S, Sepehr A. Obstructive and Inflammatory gastric heterotopic pancreatic tissue. Archives of Iranian Medicine. 2011 Sep;14(5):357-8.

Bryan AW Jr, O'Donnell CW, Menke M, Cowen LJ, Lindquist S, Berger B. STITCHER: Dynamic assembly of likely amyloid and prion β-structures from secondary structure predictions. Proteins. 2011 Sep 23. doi: 10.1002/prot.23203. PMID: 22095906.

Magro CM, Wang X, Subramaniyam S, Darras N, Mathew S. Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY. Cutaneous Double-Hit B-Cell Lymphoma: An Aggressive Form of B-Cell Lymphoma With a Propensity for Cutaneous Dissemination. Am J Dermatopathol. 2013 Jul 31.

Dave B, Kaplan J, Gautam S, Bhargava P. Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells in Lymph Nodes of Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Accepted for publication in Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology Journal. Poster presented at USCAP 2011, San Antonio, TX.

Allard F, Dave B, Curry M, Najarian R. Histiocytic Hepatitis: A Non-specific Pattern Of Injury and Its Clinical Associations. Poster presentation at CAP 2012 in San Diego, California on September 9 - 12, 2012.

Demski S, Gelber S, Marotti J, Cole K, Kereakoglow S, Ruddy K, Brachtel E, Schapira L, Come S, Borges V, Schendin P, Warner E, Winer E, Partridge A, Collins L. Molecular Phenotype of Pregnancy Associated Breast Cancers (PABC) in a Large Cohort of Young Women. USCAP Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, March 2012 (poster).

Gage T, Fan SL. What goes around, comes around: a review of circulating tumor cells. MLO Med Lab Obs. 2010 Apr;42(4):32, 34-6.

Gage T, Dewar R. Surgical Pathology Biopsies: Kikuchi’s Disease. © 2010 College of American Pathologists. Anatomic Pathology Virtual Biopsy Program – Online Education Module released November, 2010.

Dewar, R and Gage, T. Cutaneous follicular lymphoma followed by recurrent massive lymphadenopathies showing PTGC and FRFH. European Association for Hematopathology, XVth Meeting, September 25-30, 2010.

Pihan, G and Gage, T. Genome Redux for Hematologists: a Graphical User Interface for Visualizing and Reducing Genome-Wide Data Sets Into Clinically Actionable Information. American Society of Hematology, 52nd ASH Annual Meeting, December 4-7, 2010.

Harris A, Bigby M, Sepehr A. Case 15. Cases in Dermatopathology: Suboptimal Biopsies in Dermatopathology. Ed. Mai P. Hoang. Australia: Knowledge Books and Software, 2009. 129-137.

Harris A, Sepehr A. Case 1. Cases in Dermatopathology: Mimicry in Melanocytic Lesions. Ed. Mai P. Hoang. Australia: Knowledge Books and Software, 2010. 1-15. (book chapter)

Harris A, Sepehr A. Case 5. Cases in Dermatopathology: Mimicry in Melanocytic Lesions. Ed. Mai P. Hoang. Australia: Knowledge Books and Software, 2010. 41-52. (book chapter)

Samedi V, White S, Zimarowski MJ, Harris A, Saffitz J, Wang HH. Metastatic peritoneal mesothelioma in the setting of recurrent ascites: A case report. Diagn Cytopathol. 2010 Jan 4.

Harris A, Faulkner-Jones B, Zimarowski MJ. Epidermal Panfolliculoma: A Report of Two Cases. Am J Dermatopathol 2010

Harris A, Faulkner-Jones B, Zimarowski MJ. Epidermal Panfolliculoma: A Report of Two Cases. 2009 ASDP Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Harris A, Zimarowski MJ. Churg-Strauss syndrome with skin involvement limited to Koebnerization of a prior injury site. 2010 ASDP Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. (poster)

Harris A, Rubin PAD, Faulker-Jones B. Sebaceous carcinoma occurring in an anophthalmic eye socket. 2010 ASDP Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. (poster)

Harris A, Faulkner-Jones B, Zimarowski MJ #87, "Epidermal Panfolliculoma", poster presentation at the 46th Annual Meeting of The American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP), 2009.

Harris A, Sepehr A, Tahan S. Desmoplastic Melanoma: An image-intensive histological tour with clinical correlates. Online CME course and self assessment module for the American Board of Pathology, AMA-approved 1 hour CME credit, PRA category I.
Nov 2010.

Harris A, Nagle D, Tahan S. Anal skin tags with granulomatous inflammation: association with inflammatory bowel disease and symptoms. 2011 USCAP Annual Meeting. (poster)

Harris A, Zimarowski MJ. Case 11. Cases in Dermatopathology: Cutaneous Infections and Infestations. Ed. Mai P. Hoang. Australia: Knowledge Books and Software, 2011.

Harris A, Baran JL, Chien P, Faulkner-Jones B. Case 16. Cases in Dermatopathology: Cutaneous Infections and Infestations. Ed. Mai P. Hoang. Australia: Knowledge Books and Software, 2011.

Harris A, Garibyan, L, Rothschild, B, Faulkner-Jones, B. Dermatomyositis presenting with vesiculo-bullous lesions and complicated by macrophage activation syndrome. Poster presentation for ASDP Oct 2011 meeting in Seattle.

Hefti, M.M., Hu, R., Knoblauch, N., Collins, L., Haibe-Kains, B., Tamimi, R., Beck, A.H.. Estrogen receptor negative/progesterone receptor positive breast cancer is not a reproducibly identifiable subtype. Breast Cancer Research. Breast Cancer Research. 2013; 15:R68.

Beck, A.H., Knoblauch, N.W., Hefti, M.M., Kaplan, J., Schnitt, S.J., et al. Significance Analysis of Prognostic Signatures. PLoS Comput Biol 2013 Jan; 9(1): e1002875.

Hefti M.M. and Pfannl R. (2013, June) Neuropathological changes in optic relay pathways in glaucoma. AANP, Charleston, SC.

Hefti, M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2013, March). BTG2 Loss is Associated with Poor Prognosis in HER2+ Breast Cancer. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.

Xia, Y., Hefti, M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2013, March). Computational Discovery of Breast Cancer Morphologic Subtypes and Their Molecular Underpinnings. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.

Singh, K., Collins, L., Knoblauch, N., Hefti, M., and Beck, A.H. (2013, March). Computational Image Analysis to Identify a Morphological Signature of Claudin-Low Breast Cancer. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.

Hefti, M.M., Hu, R., Knoblauch, N., Collins, L., Tamimi, R.M., Beck, A.H.. (2012, December) Discordant Estrogen and Progesterone Receptor Status in Breast Cancer. Poster presented at San Antonio Breast Conference, San Antonio, TX.

Xia, Y., Hefti M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2012, October) Discovery of breast cancer morphologic subtypes and characterization of their molecular underpinnings. Poster presented at Association of Molecular Pathology, Long Beach, CA.

Kaplan J, Horowitz G. 24-Hour Bence-Jones Protein Determinations: Can We Ensure Accuracy? Clinical Chemistry 2009. (Abstract D-32).

Kaplan J, Schnitt S, Collins L, Wang Y, Garber J, and Tungg N. Estrogen Receptor (ER)-Positive Breast Cancers in BRCA1 Mutation Carriers: Mutation –Related or Sporadic? (San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2009. Abstract # 5162)

Tung N, Wang Y, Collins LC, Kaplan J, Li H, Gelman R, Comander A, Gallagher B, Fetten K, Krag K, Stoeckert KA, Legare RD, Sgroi D, Garber JE and Schnitt SJ. Characterization of estrogen receptor positive breast cancers in BRCA1 mutation carriers. Breast Cancer Research 2010; 12: R12.

Kaplan J, Burgin S and Sepehr A. Granulomatous variant of pigmented purpuric dermatosis: report of the second case in the Caucasian population and review of the literature. J Cutan Pathol. 2011.

Kaplan JS and Horowitz G. 24-hour Bence-Jones protein determinations: can we ensure accuracy? Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011; 135(8):1048-51.

Kaplan J, Burgin S and Sepehr AS. Granulomatous variant of pigmented purpuric dermatosis: report of the first case in the Caucasian population. 2010 American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP) Annual Meeting, abstract 215335.

Kaplan J and Zimarowski MJ. Complex endophytic/cystic squamous proliferation arising during treatment with sorafenib. 2010 American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP) Annual Meeting, abstract 215336.

Kaplan J, Tahan S, Frankenthaler R and Faulkner-Jones B. Malignant melanoma arising in association with a cellular blue nevus. 2010 ASDP Annual Meeting, abstract 216547.

Kaplan J, Cheng C, Piris A, Kroshinsky D and Sepehr AS. Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma arising in a congenital melanocytic nevus. 2010 ASDP Annual Meeting, abstract 216563.

Kaplan J, Schnitt S, Collins L, Wang Y, Garber J and Tung N. Histologic and immunophenotypic comparison of estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancers in BRCA1 mutation carriers and sporadic ER-positive breast cancers: a case-control study. Modern Pathology 2010; 23(Suppl.): 55A. Presented at 2010 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting poster session, abstract 235 (3/2010).

Kaplan J, Schnitt S, Collins L, Wang Y, Garber J, Montgomery K, West R and Tung N. Case-control study comparing pathologic and immunophenotypic features of estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancers arising in BRCA1 mutation carriers and ER-positive sporadic breast cancers. Presented at 2010 Dana Farber Harvard Cancer Center Breast and Ovarian Cancer Symposium.

Parker CS, Kaplan JS and Lien C. Common manifestations of Wegener’s granulomatosis with genitourinary disease. 2010 Society of Hospital Medicine Conference Annual Meeting, abstract 788816.

Kalman R, Kaplan J, McNally D, Schellhorn S and Wolf J. An autoimmune phenomenon: an 18-year-old male with Crohn’s disease and Wegener’s granulomatosis. 2010 Society of General Internal Medicine.

Kaplan J, Schnitt S, Collins L, Fetten K, Garber J, Brock J, Sgroi D, Ryan P, Villegas-Bergazzi , Sprott K, and Tung N. Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerase (PARP)-1 Expression in BRCA1-Associated Breast Cancers: Relationship to Estrogen Receptor (ER) Status.
• Presented at 2011 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting poster session, abstract 184
• Presented at 2011 Dana Farber Harvard Cancer Center Breast and Ovarian Cancers Retreat
• Presented at 2011 Dana Farber Harvard Cancer Center Breast and Ovarian Cancers Retreat poster session

Dave B, Kaplan J, Bhargava P. Plasmacytoid dendritic cells in lymph nodes of patients with HIV. 2011 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting poster session.

McDonald T, Lloyd J, Hartman D, Krasinskas A, Seethala R. Gastrin-Releasing Peptide Receptor Pathway Immunoexpression Profile in Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors. Presented at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Conference, March 2011. 

Yan Lu, Jianjun Chen, Zorica Janjetovic, Phillip Michaels, Edith K.Y. Tang, Jin Wang, Robert C. Tuckey, Andrzej Slominski, Wei Li, and Duane D. Miller. Design, Synthesis, and Biological Action of 20R-Hydroxyvitamin D3.Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 2012.

Nguyen Q, Kelleher L, Kazeroonian A, Dewar R. Poster: Advia Parameter, Delta MC (MCHC-CHCM) Reliably Correlates With Therapy Responsiveness in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease Treated With HydroxyUrea. Presented at CAP Sept 26th, 2010.

Eun-Yeong Oh, Stephen Christensen, Nicholas Knoblauch, Laleh Montaser-Kouhsari, Andrew H Beck. Extensive rewiring of epithelial-stromal crosstalk networks in breast cancer. Currently under peer-review.

E.Y.Oh, N. M. Knobluch, A. H. Beck.The Breast Cancer Epithelial-Stromal Interactome. 102nd USCAP Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD. (Received Trainee Award in Basic Science Research at the annual International Society of Breast Pathology meeting).

Peters, T., Pihan, G.A., Zimarowski, M.J. Diagnostic pitfalls in dermatopathology: unusual morphology and phenotype of cutaneous plasmacytomas in plasma cell myeloma treated with Velcade and Revlimid. (2013) - Abstract/Poster session presentation at the 50th Annual Meeting of ASDP, Washington, D.C.

Mahoney, K., Ackerman, A., Cho, D.C., McDermott, D.F., Peters, T., Atkins, M. Vemurafenib-induced cardiac tamponade: a rare but potentially life-threatening complication. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jul 20;31(21):e364-6. Epub 2013 Jun 10.

Harris, A., Peters, T., Arndt, K., Zimarowski, M.J. Pigmented Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma, an Unusual Clinical Presentation. (2012) - Abstract/Poster session presentation at the 49th Annual Meeting of the ASDP, Chicago, Illinois

Pohlmann R, Bhargava P. Acute monoblastic leukemia with granules--diagnostic pitfalls. American Journal of Hematology. 2009.

Pohlmann R, Pollock N*, Rolland J*, Kumar S, Beattie P, Jain S, Noubary F, Wong V, Ryan U, Whitesides G (2012). A paper-based multiplexed transaminase test for low-cost, point-of-care liver function testing. Science Translational Medicine, in press.

Pyatibrat S, Najarian R, Goldsmith J. Lymphocytic Colitis: Effect of Therapy on Histologic Findings. Abstract presented at USCAP Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, March 2012.

Robens J, Goldstein L, Gown A, Schnitt S. Thyroid Transcription Factor-1 Expression in Breast Carcinomas. USCAP poster presentation. March 2010, Washington D.C.

J Robens, J Upton, B Faulkner-Jones, A Sepehr. Severe Refractory Thyroid Dermopathy Masquerading as Recurrent Keloids and Occurring at a Skin Graft Site. Accepted for ASDP poster presentation. October 2010, Atlanta, GA.

J Robens, L Goldstein, A Gown, S Schnitt. TTF-1 Expression in Breast Carcinomas. American Journal of Surgical Pathology, 2010.

Schmolze D, Awtrey CS, Hecht JL."Value of additional level sections in the evaluation of lymph nodes for endometrial carcinoma staging." Am J Clin Pathol. 2013 Oct;140(4):516-8.

Reschke M, Clohessy JG, Seitzer N, Goldstein DP, Breitkopf SB, Schmolze DB, Ala U, Asara JM, Beck AH, Pandolfi PP."Characterization and analysis of the composition and dynamics of the Mammalian riboproteome."Cell Rep. 2013 Sep 26;4(6):1276-87. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.08.014. Epub 2013 Sep 19.

DeBenedectis, CM, Shabani M, Collins LC, Dialani V, Mehta TS. Incidental Intraductal Papilloma on Breast Core Needle Biopsy: Is Excision Necessary? Abstract submitted to American Roentgen Ray Society 2013 Meeting and Radiological Society of North America 2012 meeting.

Allard, FD, Shabani M, Qian Q. Leishmaniasis. American Society for Clinical Pathology Check Sample Exercise. Volume 56 Number 2 • ISSN 2167-2237 • February 2013 MICROBIOLOGY NO. MB 13-2 (MB-391).

Shabani M, Allard FD, Qian Q. Schistosomiasis. American Society for Clinical Pathology Check Sample Exercise. Volume 56 Number 3 • ISSN 2167 -2237 April 2013 MICROBIOLOGY NO. MB 13-3 (MB-392).

Shabani M, Mehta TS, Wells C, Kraus JA, Gilmore H, Schnitt SJ, Collins LC. Upgrade Rates on Surgical Excision for Targeted vs. Incidental Radial Scars/Complex Sclerosing Lesions Identified on Core Needle Biopsy. Poster presented at the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology’s 101st Annual Meeting, March 19, 2012,Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Sheikine Y, Berman D, Di Carli MF. Technetium-99m-sestamibi Redistribution after Exercise Stress Test Identified by a Novel Cardiac Gamma Camera. Clinical Cardiology, 2010, 33(4): E39-E45, epub Mar 31, 2010.

Sheikine Y, Akram K. FDG-PET imaging of atherosclerosis: do we know what we see? Atherosclerosis, 2010, 211:371-380, epub Feb 1 2010.

Olofsson PS, Sheikine Y, Jatta K, Ghaderi M, Samnegård A, Eriksson P, Sirsjö A. A functional interleukin 1 receptor antagonist polymorphism influences atherosclerosis development. Circulation Journal, 2009, 73(8):1531-1536.

Singh R, Wang HH. Utility of Repeat Thyroid FNA in the Management of Patients with Thyroid Nodules. Poster Presentation, USCAP: March 2009.

Singh, R, Wang HH. Eliminating the “Atypia of Undetermined Significance/Follicular Lesion of Undetermined Significance” category from the Bethesda System for Reporting Thyroid Cytopathology. Accepted for publication June 2011. American Journal of Clinical Pathology.

Singh R, Wang HH. Timing of Repeat Thyroid FNA in the Management of Thyroid Nodules. Platform Presentation, USCAP: March 2010.

Singh R, Rosen S. Tumor of the heart in a young woman: a rare manifestation of Wegener’s granulomatosis. Case Report. Accepted for publication April 2011. Human Pathology.

Steinhardt AA, Gayyed MF, Klein AP, Dong J, Maitra A, Pan D, Montgomery EA, Anders RA. Expression of the Yes Associated Protein in Common Solid Tumors. Human Pathology. 39 (11):1582-1589.

Penner K, Wadehra M, Holschneider C, Cass I, Walsh I, Steinhardt A, Hogue C, Braun J, Dorigo O. Progesterone Receptor A and B Expression in Grade 1 Endometrial Adenocarcinoma and Complex Atypical Hyperplasia Predicts Response to Progestin Therapy. Oral Plenary Presentation: 39th annual meeting of the Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists, Santa Barbara, CA, June 2010.

Penner K, Wadhuri M, Steinhardt A, Hogue C, Braun J, Dorigo O. Progesterone Receptors A and B in Grade 1 Endometrial Adenocarcinoma and Complex Atypical Hyperplasia Predict Response to Progestin Therapy. (2010) Abstracts and Case Studies From the College of American Pathologists 2010 Annual Meeting. Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: Vol. 134, No. 9, pp. 1283-1396, September 2010.

Penner K, Wadhuri M, Steinhardt A, Hogue C, Cass I, Walsh C, Holschneider C, Braun J, Dorigo O. Progesterone Receptors A and B, pAkt, and p4EBP1 Expression Patterns in Grade 1 Endometrial Adenocarcinoma(G1EAC) and Complex Atypical Hyperplasia(CAH) and Prediction of Response to Progestin Therapy (2011). United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology 2011 Annual Meeting. Laboratory Investigation 91, 263A, February 2011.

Penner K, Wadehra M, Steinhardt A, Hogue C, Cass I, Holschneider C, Walsh I, Braun J, Dorigo O. Expression of progesterone receptor and p4EBP1 as molecular predictors of response to progestin treatment in endometrial adenocarcinoma and complex atypical hyperplasia. Poster Presentation: 102nd annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research, Orlando, FL, April 2011.

Phillips AA, Shapira I, Willim RD, Sanmugarajah J, Solomon WB, Horwitz SM, Savage DG, Bhagat G, Soff G, Zain JM, Alobeid B, Seshan VE, O'Connor OA. A critical analysis of prognostic factors in North American patients with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type-1-associated adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a multicenter clinicopathologic experience and new prognostic score. Cancer. 2010 Jul 15;116(14):3438-46.

Phillips AA, Willim RD, Savage DG, Horwitz SM, Isola L, Zain JM, O'Connor OA.
A multi-institutional experience of autologous stem cell transplantation in North American patients with human T-cell lymphotropic virus type-1 adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma suggests ineffective salvage of relapsed patients. Leuk Lymphoma. 2009 Jun;50(6):1039-42.

Willim, R, Zee, SY, Mucosal Hyperplasia of the Appendix: A Retrospective review of 33 Cases. Abstract presented at CAP meeting, Washington, DC, October 2009.

Xia Y, Hefti, M, Nicholaus Knoblauch, Andrew H. Beck. Discovery of breast cancer morphologic subtypes and characterization of their molecular underpinnings. Association of Molecular Pathology Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. Oct 25-27, 2012.

Xia, Y., Hefti, M.M., Knoblauch, N., Beck, A.H.. (2013, March). Computational Discovery of Breast Cancer Morphologic Subtypes and Their Molecular Underpinnings. USCAP, Baltimore, MD.