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Selected Publications:

Abegglen LM, Caulin AF, Chan A, Lee K, Robinson R, Campbell MS, Kiso WK, Schmitt DL, Waddell PJ, Bhaskara S, Jensen ST, Maley CC, Schiffman JD. Potential Mechanisms for Cancer Resistance in Elephants and Comparative Cellular Response to DNA Damage in Humans. JAMA. 2015 Nov 3;314(17):1850-60. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.13134. PubMed PMID: 26447779; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4858328.

Tak CR, Biltaji E, Kohlmann W, Maese L, Hainaut P, Villani A, Malkin D, Sherwin CMT, Brixner DI, Schiffman JD. Cost-effectiveness of early cancer surveillance for patients with Li-Fraumeni syndrome. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 May;66(5):e27629. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27629. Epub 2019 Feb 4. PubMed PMID: 30719841.

Colonna S, Curtin K, Johnson E, Kohlmann W, Wright J, Kirchhoff A, Tavtigian S, Schiffman J. Family History of Breast Cancer Associated with Breast Cancer in Survivors of Hodgkin Lymphoma. Int J Cancer Clin Res. 2019;6(1). doi: 10.23937/2378-3419/1410107. Epub 2019 Feb 25. PubMed PMID: 30976660; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6455954.

Peckham-Gregory EC, Montenegro RE, Stevenson DA, Viskochil DH, Scheurer ME, Lupo PJ, Schiffman JD. Racial/ethnic disparities and incidence of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors: results from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program, 2000-2014. J Neurooncol. 2018 Aug;139(1):69-75. doi: 10.1007/s11060-018-2842-4. Epub 2018 Apr 16. PubMed PMID: 29663170.

Peckham-Gregory EC, Montenegro RE, Stevenson DA, Viskochil DH, Scheurer ME, Lupo PJ, Schiffman JD. Evaluation of racial disparities in pediatric optic pathway glioma incidence: Results from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program, 2000-2014. Cancer Epidemiol. 2018 Jun;54:90-94. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2018.04.005. Epub 2018 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 29684801.

Ferris E, Abegglen LM, Schiffman JD, Gregg C. Accelerated Evolution in Distinctive Species Reveals Candidate Elements for Clinically Relevant Traits, Including Mutation and Cancer Resistance. Cell Rep. 2018 Mar 6;22(10):2742-2755. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2018.02.008. PubMed PMID: 29514101; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6294302.

Wu YP, Kohlmann W, Curtin K, Yu Z, Hanson HA, Hashibe M, Parsons BG, Wong J, Schiffman JD, Grossman D, Leachman SA. Melanoma risk assessment based on relatives' age at diagnosis. Cancer Causes Control. 2018 Feb;29(2):193-199. doi: 10.1007/s10552-017-0994-8. Epub 2017 Dec 14. PubMed PMID: 29243179; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5962262.

Rengifo-Cam W, Shepherd HM, Jasperson KW, Samadder NJ, Samowitz W, Tripp SR, Schiffman JD, Kohlmann W. Colon Pathology Characteristics in Li-Fraumeni Syndrome. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Jan;16(1):140-141. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2017.06.017. Epub 2017 Jun 15. PubMed PMID: 28624650; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6071410.

Tanner JM, Bensard C, Wei P, Krah NM, Schell JC, Gardiner J, Schiffman J, Lessnick SL, Rutter J. EWS/FLI is a Master Regulator of Metabolic Reprogramming in Ewing Sarcoma. Mol Cancer Res. 2017 Nov;15(11):1517-1530. doi: 10.1158/1541-7786.MCR-17-0182. Epub 2017 Jul 18. PubMed PMID: 28720588; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5668171.

Wasserman JD, Tomlinson GE, Druker H, Kamihara J, Kohlmann WK, Kratz CP, Nathanson KL, Pajtler KW, Parareda A, Rednam SP, States LJ, Villani A, Walsh MF, Zelley K, Schiffman JD. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia and Hyperparathyroid-Jaw Tumor Syndromes: Clinical Features, Genetics, and Surveillance Recommendations in Childhood. Clin Cancer Res.2017 Jul 1;23(13):e123-e132. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0548. Review. PubMed PMID: 28674121; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5547889.

Meyer JA, Zhou D, Mason CC, Downie JM, Rodic V, Abromowitch M, Wistinghausen B, Termuhlen AM, Angiolillo AL, Perkins SL, Lones MA, Barnette P, Schiffman JD, Miles RR. Genomic characterization of pediatric B-lymphoblastic lymphoma and B-lymphoblastic leukemia using formalin-fixed tissues. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Jul;64(7). doi: 10.1002/pbc.26363. Epub 2016 Dec 13. PubMed PMID: 27957801.

Rednam SP, Erez A, Druker H, Janeway KA, Kamihara J, Kohlmann WK, Nathanson KL, States LJ, Tomlinson GE, Villani A, Voss SD, Schiffman JD, Wasserman JD. Von Hippel-Lindau and Hereditary Pheochromocytoma/Paraganglioma Syndromes: Clinical Features, Genetics, and Surveillance Recommendations in Childhood. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Jun 15;23(12):e68-e75. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0547. Review. PubMed PMID: 28620007.

Kratz CP, Achatz MI, Brugières L, Frebourg T, Garber JE, Greer MC, Hansford JR, Janeway KA, Kohlmann WK, McGee R, Mullighan CG, Onel K, Pajtler KW, Pfister SM, Savage SA, Schiffman JD, Schneider KA, Strong LC, Evans DGR, Wasserman JD, Villani A, Malkin D. Cancer Screening Recommendations for Individuals with Li-Fraumeni Syndrome. Clin Cancer Res.2017 Jun 1;23(11):e38-e45. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0408. Review. PubMed PMID: 28572266.

Porter CC, Druley TE, Erez A, Kuiper RP, Onel K, Schiffman JD, Wolfe Schneider K, Scollon SR, Scott HS, Strong LC, Walsh MF, Nichols KE. Recommendations for Surveillance for Children with Leukemia-Predisposing Conditions. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Jun 1;23(11):e14-e22. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-17-0428. Review. PubMed PMID: 28572263.

Gardiner JD, Abegglen LM, Huang X, Carter BE, Schackmann EA, Stucki M, Paxton CN, Lor Randall R, Amatruda JF, Putnam AR, Kovar H, Lessnick SL, Schiffman JD. C/EBPβ-1 promotes transformation and chemoresistance in Ewing sarcoma cells. Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 18;8(16):26013-26026. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.14847. PubMed PMID: 28148901; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5432234.

Tollis M, Schiffman JD, Boddy AM. Evolution of cancer suppression as revealed by mammalian comparative genomics.Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2017 Feb;42:40-47. doi: 10.1016/j.gde.2016.12.004. Epub 2017 Feb 2. Review. PubMed PMID: 28161621.

Grohar PJ, Janeway KA, Mase LD, Schiffman JD. Advances in the Treatment of Pediatric Bone Sarcomas. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2017;37:725-735. doi: 10.14694/EDBK_175378. Review. PubMed PMID: 28561686; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6066791.

Kohlmann W, Schiffman JD. Discussing and managing hematologic germ line variants. Blood. 2016 Nov 24;128(21):2497-2503. doi: 10.1182/blood-2016-06-716704. Review. PubMed PMID: 27881370.

Villani A, Shore A, Wasserman JD, Stephens D, Kim RH, Druker H, Gallinger B, Naumer A, Kohlmann W, Novokmet A, Tabori U, Tijerin M, Greer ML, Finlay JL, Schiffman JD, Malkin D. Biochemical and imaging surveillance in germline TP53 mutation carriers with Li-Fraumeni syndrome: 11 year follow-up of a prospective observational study. Lancet Oncol.2016 Sep;17(9):1295-305. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(16)30249-2. Epub 2016 Aug 5. PubMed PMID: 27501770.

Glenn JW, Cody MJ, McManus MP, Pulsipher MA, Schiffman JD, Yost CC. Deficient Neutrophil Extracellular Trap Formation in Patients Undergoing Bone Marrow Transplantation. Front Immunol. 2016;7:250. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2016.00250. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 27446080; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4921458.

Schiffman JD. Applying molecular epidemiology in pediatric leukemia. J Investig Med. 2016 Feb;64(2):355-60. doi: 10.1097/JIM.0000000000000204. Epub 2016 Jan 11. PubMed PMID: 25973690.

Welch BM, O'Connell NS, Qanungo S, Halbert-Hughes C, Schiffman JD. Collecting Family Health History using an Online Social Network: a Nationwide Survey among Potential Users. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2015;2015:1316-25. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26958272; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4765590.

Welch BM, O'Connell N, Schiffman JD. 10 years later: assessing the impact of public health efforts on the collection of family health history. Am J Med Genet A. 2015 Sep;167A(9):2026-33. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.37139. Epub 2015 May 1. PubMed PMID: 25939339.

Schiffman JD, Breen M. Comparative oncology: what dogs and other species can teach us about humans with cancer.Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2015 Jul 19;370(1673). doi: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0231. Review. PubMed PMID: 26056372; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4581033.

Nunney L, Maley CC, Breen M, Hochberg ME, Schiffman JD. Peto's paradox and the promise of comparative oncology.Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2015 Jul 19;370(1673). doi: 10.1098/rstb.2014.0177. PubMed PMID: 26056361; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4581022.

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