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Dr. Michele Carbone's Scientific Publications

A Subset of Mesotheliomas With Improved Survival Occurring in Carriers of BAP1 and Other Germline Mutations

A Subset of Mesotheliomas With Improved Survival Occurring in Carriers of BAP1 and Other Germline Mutations

ABSTRACT

We hypothesized that four criteria could help identify malignant mesotheliomas (MMs) most likely linked to germline mutations of BAP1 or of other genes: family history of MM, BAP1-associated cancers, or multiple malignancies; or age younger than 50 years old.

 Authors: Sandra Pastorino, Yoshie Yoshikawa, Harvey I. Pass, Mitsuru Emi, Masaki Nasu, Ian Nasu, Ian Pagano, Yasutaka Takinishi, Ryuji Yamamoto, Michael Manaai, Tomoko Hashimoto-Tamaoki, Masaki Ohmuraya, Keisuke  Goto, Chandra Goparaju, Kavita Y. Sarin, Mika Tanji, Angela Bononi, Andrea Napolitano, Giovanni Gaudino, Mary Hesdorffer, and Michele Carbone.

 





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Consensus report of the 8 and 9th Weinman Symposia on Gene xEnvironment Interaction: novel opportunities for precision medicine in carcinogenesis

Consensus report of the 8 and 9th Weinman Symposia on Gene xEnvironment Interaction: novel opportunities for precision medicine in carcinogenesis

For the past 10 years, the Virginia  & Barry Weinman Foundation, in conjunction with the University of Hawaii Cancer Center, has sponsored an annual meeting of top researchers from around the world. This publication in Cell Death & Differentiation (6 August 2018) is a consensus report about the role of genes and environment in carcinogenesis.

 

 

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Germline BAP1 mutations induce a Warburg effect

Germline BAP1 mutations induce a Warburg effect

Cell Death and Differentiation, June 30, 2017 (doi: 10.1038/cdd.2017.95)

Aerobic glycolysis, also known as the ‘Warburg effect’, does not necessarily occur as an adaptive process that is consequence of carcinogenesis, but rather that it may also predate malignancy by many years and facilitate carcinogenesis.
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Mesothelioma: Recent Highlights

Mesothelioma: Recent Highlights

Annals of Translational Medicine 2017: Review Article

Recent discoveries have elucidated some of the mechanisms responsible for the development of mesothelioma. 
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Malignant Mesothelioma: Time to Translate?

Malignant Mesothelioma: Time to Translate?

Opinion: Lessons from the Clinic

Malignant Mesothelioma is a rare and poorly understood cancer with limited therapeutic approaches.

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