Publications by authors named "Ali Shamseddine"

100Publications

Cystectomy vs. bladder preservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in muscle-invasive bladder cancer: A tertiary medical center experience.

Cancer Treat Res Commun 2020 10;25:100222. Epub 2020 Oct 10.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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October 2020

The Crosstalk between Microbiome and Immune Response in Gastric Cancer.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Sep 9;21(18). Epub 2020 Sep 9.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107, Lebanon.

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September 2020

Resisting Resistance to Immune Checkpoint Therapy: A Systematic Review.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Aug 27;21(17). Epub 2020 Aug 27.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut-Medical Center, Beirut 11-0236, Lebanon.

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August 2020

Current Status and Future Perspectives of Immunotherapy in Middle-Income Countries: A Single-Center Early Experience.

World J Oncol 2020 Aug 10;11(4):150-157. Epub 2020 Aug 10.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology, Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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August 2020

Ga-Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen, A Potential Radiopharmaceutical in PET/CT To detect primary Cholangiocarcinoma.

Asia Ocean J Nucl Med Biol 2020 ;8(2):136-140

Department of Clinical Diagnostic Radiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon.

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January 2020

CYR61/CCN1 expression in resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: A retrospective pilot study of the interaction between the tumors and their surrounding microenvironment.

Heliyon 2020 May 3;6(5):e03842. Epub 2020 May 3.

Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Liver Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary (HPB) Unit, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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May 2020

Resistance Mechanisms to Anti-angiogenic Therapies in Cancer.

Front Oncol 2020 27;10:221. Epub 2020 Feb 27.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut-Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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February 2020

Exosomal Non Coding RNA in LIQUID Biopsies as a Promising Biomarker for Colorectal Cancer.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Feb 19;21(4). Epub 2020 Feb 19.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107, Lebanon.

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February 2020

Expanding the Scope of Immunotherapy in Colorectal Cancer: Current Clinical Approaches and Future Directions.

Biomed Res Int 2020 25;2020:9037217. Epub 2020 Jan 25.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon.

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November 2020

Gut Microbiome: A Promising Biomarker for Immunotherapy in Colorectal Cancer.

Int J Mol Sci 2019 Aug 25;20(17). Epub 2019 Aug 25.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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August 2019

Female oncologists in the Middle East and North Africa: progress towards gender equality.

ESMO Open 2019 14;4(3):e000487. Epub 2019 Jun 14.

Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, NK Basile Cancer Institute, Beirut, Lebanon.

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June 2019

The Combination of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy and Immunotherapy in Primary Liver Tumors.

J Oncol 2019 28;2019:4304817. Epub 2019 Apr 28.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon.

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April 2019

Pancreaticoduodenectomy in the Middle East: Achieving optimal results through specialization and standardization.

Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 2019 Oct 21;18(5):478-483. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Liver Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery, Department of General Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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October 2019

The unveiling of a new risk factor associated with bladder cancer in Lebanon.

BMC Urol 2019 Mar 5;19(1):16. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.o.Box: 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 110 72020, Lebanon.

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March 2019

Ascorbic Acid in Colon Cancer: From the Basic to the Clinical Applications.

Int J Mol Sci 2018 Sep 13;19(9). Epub 2018 Sep 13.

Department of Internal Medicine-Division of Hematology-Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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September 2018

Ki67 and P53 in Relation to Disease Progression in Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer: a Single Institution Analysis.

Pathol Oncol Res 2019 Jul 5;25(3):1059-1066. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 110 72020, Lebanon.

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July 2019

Reduced Contrast Volume and Radiation Dose During Computed Tomography of the Pancreas: Timing-Specific Contrast Media Protocol.

Acad Radiol 2019 04 17;26(4):480-488. Epub 2018 Aug 17.

Diagnostic Radiology Department, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box: 11-0236 Riad El-Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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April 2019

Perceptions of Cancer Status Disclosure in Lebanon.

J Cancer Educ 2019 Oct;34(5):874-881

Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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October 2019

Inflammatory Markers and MicroRNAs: The Backstage Actors Influencing Prognosis in Colorectal Cancer Patients.

Int J Mol Sci 2018 06 26;19(7). Epub 2018 Jun 26.

Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon.

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June 2018

Primary synovial sarcoma of the kidney: a case report of complete pathological response at a Lebanese tertiary care center.

BMC Urol 2018 May 11;18(1):40. Epub 2018 May 11.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut - Medical Center, P.o.Box: 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 110 72020, Lebanon.

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May 2018

Increase in spleen volume as a predictor of oxaliplatin toxicity.

Ther Clin Risk Manag 2018 11;14:653-657. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology, American University of Beirut-Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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April 2018

Perceptions and Attitudes of Cancer Patients and Caregivers Towards Enrollment in Clinical Trials in Lebanon.

J Cancer Educ 2019 04;34(2):334-338

Hematology and Oncology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, P.O. Box 113-6044, Beirut, Lebanon.

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April 2019

Distribution and Role of N-acetyltransferase 2 Genetic Polymorphisms in Bladder Cancer Risk in a Lebanese Population

Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2017 09 27;18(9):2561-2568. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon. Email:

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September 2017

Optimizing tumor immune response through combination of radiation and immunotherapy.

Med Oncol 2017 Aug 21;34(9):165. Epub 2017 Aug 21.

Department of Radiation Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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August 2017

Trends in lung cancer incidence in Lebanon by gender and histological type over the period 2005-2008.

J Epidemiol Glob Health 2017 09 29;7(3):161-167. Epub 2017 Apr 29.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh 110 72020, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Practice and Impact of Multidisciplinary Tumor Boards on Patient Management: A Prospective Study.

J Glob Oncol 2017 Jun 10;3(3):242-249. Epub 2016 Aug 10.

, . , , , , , and , American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon; , Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA; , St Louis University Hospital, St Louis, MO; and , University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH.

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June 2017

Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasms: Diagnosis and Management.

Oncologist 2017 09 29;22(9):1107-1116. Epub 2017 Jun 29.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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September 2017

Proportion of cancer in a Middle eastern country attributable to established risk factors.

BMC Cancer 2017 05 18;17(1):337. Epub 2017 May 18.

Department of Hematology-Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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May 2017

The Elusive Diagnosis of Primary Esophageal Lymphoma

Turk J Haematol 2018 08 8;35(3):199. Epub 2017 Mar 8.

American University of Beirut Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beirut, Lebanon

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August 2018

Profile of cancer in the Eastern Mediterranean region: The need for action.

Cancer Epidemiol 2017 04 6;47:125-132. Epub 2017 Mar 6.

Section of Cancer Surveillance, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France.

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April 2017

The role of 68Ga-DOTA-NOC PET/CT in evaluating neuroendocrine tumors: real-world experience from two large neuroendocrine tumor centers.

Nucl Med Commun 2017 Feb;38(2):170-177

aDepartment of Nuclear Medicine, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK Departments of bRadiology cInternal Medicine, American University of Beirut dDepartment of Nuclear Medicine, Mount Lebanon Hospital eDepartment of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.

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February 2017

Metastatic colorectal cancer presenting with bone marrow metastasis: a case series and review of literature.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2016 Apr;7(2):284-97

1 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology, 2 Department of Radiology, 3 Department of Pathology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut 1103, Lebanon.

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April 2016

Dual targeting of HER3 and EGFR in colorectal tumors might overcome anti-EGFR resistance.

Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2016 May 10;101:151-7. Epub 2016 Mar 10.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, 110 72020 Beirut, Lebanon.

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May 2016

Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor with aneurysms of the gastroduodenal artery: a case report.

Clin Imaging 2016 Mar-Apr;40(2):228-31. Epub 2015 Nov 11.

American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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November 2016

Gastrointestinal (GI) leiomyosarcoma (LMS) case series and review on diagnosis, management, and prognosis.

Med Oncol 2016 Feb 20;33(2):20. Epub 2016 Jan 20.

Department of Internal Medicine, Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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February 2016

Leptomeningeal metastasis as initial manifestation of signet ring colorectal adenocarcinoma: a case report with review of literature.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2015 Dec;6(6):E89-E101

1 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology, 2 Department of Radiology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut 1103, Lebanon.

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December 2015

Liver resection for metastatic colorectal leiomyosarcoma: a single center experience.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2015 Oct;6(5):E70-6

1 Liver Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery, Department of General Surgery, 2 Department of Surgery, 3 Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, 4 Department of Pathology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon ; 5 Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA ; 6 Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA.

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October 2015

"This is not me": patient, family, cultural and clinician considerations in cases of severe cancer-related debility.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2015 Oct;6(5):589-93

1 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA ; 2 Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA ; 3 American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon ; 4 National Guard Hospital at King Abdul-Aziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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October 2015

Dual Inhibition of MEK and PI3K Pathway in KRAS and BRAF Mutated Colorectal Cancers.

Int J Mol Sci 2015 Sep 23;16(9):22976-88. Epub 2015 Sep 23.

Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology/Oncology Division, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut 110 72020, Lebanon.

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September 2015

New Compounds Targeting the Androgen Receptor for Treatment of Advanced Prostate Cancer.

Curr Drug Targets 2016 ;17(3):290-302

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology American University of Beirut Medical Center Beirut, Lebanon.

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October 2016

Prostate Cancer in the Arab World: A View From the Inside.

Clin Genitourin Cancer 2015 Dec 6;13(6):505-11. Epub 2015 Jun 6.

Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute and Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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December 2015

Cardiac and vascular toxicities of angiogenesis inhibitors: The other side of the coin.

Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2015 Nov 16;96(2):195-205. Epub 2015 May 16.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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November 2015

Liver-directed conversion therapy in metastatic colon cancer.

J Gastrointest Oncol 2015 Jun;6(3):322-8

1 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA ; 2 Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA ; 3 American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon ; 4 National Guard Hospital at King Abdul-Aziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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June 2015

Controversial indications for sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer patients.

Biomed Res Int 2015 3;2015:405949. Epub 2015 Mar 3.

Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Cairo Street, P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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December 2015

BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in ethnic Lebanese Arab women with high hereditary risk breast cancer.

Oncologist 2015 Apr 16;20(4):357-64. Epub 2015 Mar 16.

Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, and Departments of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Surgery, and Obstetrics and Gynecology, American University of Beirut, Lebanon; University of Auvergne and Laboratoire Diagnostique Génétique et Moléculaire, Centre Jean Perrin, Clermont-Ferrand, France; Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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April 2015

B-type proto-oncogene-mutated tumors of colon cancer: promising therapeutic approaches.

Curr Opin Oncol 2015 May;27(3):276-81

Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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May 2015

Malignant fibrous histiocytoma presenting with complete opacification of the hemithorax: A case report.

Int J Surg Case Rep 2014 11;5(12):1162-3. Epub 2014 Nov 11.

Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Sunitinib Induced Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura in addition to Severe Hypothyroidism: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Case Rep Med 2014 7;2014:958414. Epub 2014 Oct 7.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El-Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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October 2014

From sprouting angiogenesis to erythrocytes generation by cancer stem cells: evolving concepts in tumor microcirculation.

Biomed Res Int 2014 4;2014:986768. Epub 2014 Aug 4.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, American University of Beirut, P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107-2020, Lebanon.

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May 2015

Evolving treatment approaches for the management of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer - role of radium-223.

Ther Clin Risk Manag 2014 23;10:373-80. Epub 2014 May 23.

Department of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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June 2014

Secondary bile acids: an underrecognized cause of colon cancer.

World J Surg Oncol 2014 May 24;12:164. Epub 2014 May 24.

Department of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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May 2014

A 39-year-old female patient with metastatic rectal cancer develops thrombocytopenia.

Gastrointest Cancer Res 2014 Mar;7(2):55-8

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY ; Weill Cornell Medical College New York, NY.

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March 2014

Sequencing of treatment in metastatic colorectal cancer: where to fit the target.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Feb;20(8):1993-2004

Sally Temraz, Deborah Mukherji, Ali Shamseddine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Riad El Solh 110 72020, Beirut, Lebanon.

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February 2014

Cancer trends in Lebanon: a review of incidence rates for the period of 2003-2008 and projections until 2018.

Popul Health Metr 2014 Mar 4;12(1). Epub 2014 Mar 4.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P,O Box 11-0236, Riad el Solh, Beirut 1107 2802, Lebanon.

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March 2014

A woman with metastatic pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor.

Gastrointest Cancer Res 2014 Jan;7(1):27-32

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY ; Weill Medical College at Cornell University New York, NY.

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January 2014

Metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC): preclinical and clinical evidence for the sequential use of novel therapeutics.

Cancer Metastasis Rev 2014 Sep;33(2-3):555-66

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon,

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September 2014

Modified GTX as second-line therapy for advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma.

J Gastrointest Cancer 2014 Mar;45(1):109-12

Division of Hematology and Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon,

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March 2014

Metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer: current strategies of management in the Middle East.

Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2014 Apr 8;90(1):36-48. Epub 2013 Nov 8.

Division of Hematology & Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon. Electronic address:

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April 2014

Methods of overcoming treatment resistance in colorectal cancer.

Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2014 Feb 8;89(2):217-30. Epub 2013 Sep 8.

American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC), Lebanon.

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February 2014

Potential targets for colorectal cancer prevention.

Int J Mol Sci 2013 Aug 22;14(9):17279-303. Epub 2013 Aug 22.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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August 2013

Postoperative outcomes following pancreaticoduodenectomy: how should age affect clinical practice?

World J Surg Oncol 2013 Jun 6;11:131. Epub 2013 Jun 6.

Liver Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery, Department of General Surgery, American University of Beirut, Cairo Street, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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June 2013

Crosstalk between HER2 signaling and angiogenesis in breast cancer: molecular basis, clinical applications and challenges.

Curr Opin Oncol 2013 May;25(3):313-24

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.

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May 2013

Angiogenesis and anti-angiogenic therapy in prostate cancer.

Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 2013 Aug 29;87(2):122-31. Epub 2013 Jan 29.

Department of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, PO Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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August 2013

New treatment developments applied to elderly patients with advanced prostate cancer.

Cancer Treat Rev 2013 Oct 3;39(6):578-83. Epub 2013 Jan 3.

Department of Hematology/Oncology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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October 2013

High-dose calcitriol, docetaxel and zoledronic acid in patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer: a phase II study.

Urol Int 2013 8;90(1):56-61. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon. as04 @ aub.edu.lb

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July 2013

Lymph node ratio is an independent prognostic factor after resection of periampullary malignancies: data from a tertiary referral center in the middle East.

Am J Clin Oncol 2014 Feb;37(1):13-8

*Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology †Liver Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery, Department of General Surgery ‡Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, American University of Beirut, Beirut §Lebanese American University, School of Pharmacy, Byblos, Lebanon ∥Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Section of Gastrointestinal Oncology, New York, NY.

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February 2014

Communication and palliative care in a 64-year-old man with pancreatic adenocarcinoma.

Gastrointest Cancer Res 2012 Jul;5(4):130-4

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Medical College at Cornell University New York, NY.

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July 2012

Lymph-node ratio is an independent prognostic factor in patients with stage III colorectal cancer: a retrospective study from the Middle East.

World J Surg Oncol 2012 Apr 25;10:63. Epub 2012 Apr 25.

Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Riad El-Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon.

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April 2012

Platinum-based compounds for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer.

Chemotherapy 2011 10;57(6):468-87. Epub 2012 Jan 10.

Hematology-Oncology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon.

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November 2012