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Young adults diagnosed with high grade gliomas: Patterns of care, outcomes, and impact on employment.

J Clin Neurosci 2019 Oct 29;68:45-50. Epub 2019 Jul 29.

La Trobe University School of Cancer Medicine, Melbourne, Australia; Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness and Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia; Monash Health, Melbourne, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2019.07.063DOI Listing
October 2019

Female pups receive more maltreatment from stressed dams.

Dev Psychobiol 2019 Sep 27;61(6):824-831. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dev.21834DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6711830PMC
September 2019

Reply to K. Masuda et al.

J Clin Oncol 2019 Sep 22;37(25):2294-2295. Epub 2019 Jul 22.

Dean A. Fennell, PhD, MD, University of Leicester and University Hospitals of Leicester National Health Service Trust, Leicester, United Kingdom; Paul Taylor, MD, Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom; David Gilligan, MD, Cambridge University Hospitals National Health Service Foundation Trust, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Takashi Nakano, MD, PhD, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan; Arnaud Scherpereel, MD, PhD, Calmette Hospital, Regional University Hospital of Lille, Lille, France; Nick Pavlakis, MD, PhD, Northern Cancer Institute, St Leonards, NSW, Australia; Jan P. van Meerbeeck, MD, PhD, Universitair Ziekenuis, Antwerp, Belgium; Joachim G.J.V. Aerts, MD, PhD, Erasmus Medical College, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Anna K. Nowak, MD, PhD, University of Western Australia and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia; Hedy Kindler, MD, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL; and Paul Baas, MD, PhD, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.19.01208DOI Listing
September 2019

Taxanes for adjuvant treatment of early breast cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2019 Sep 2;9:CD004421. Epub 2019 Sep 2.

Systematic Reviews and Health Technology Assessments, NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, The University of Sydney, Locked Bag 77, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1450.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD004421.pub3DOI Listing
September 2019

Immune checkpoint inhibition for the treatment of mesothelioma.

Expert Opin Biol Ther 2019 07 2;19(7):697-706. Epub 2019 May 2.

a National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases , University of Western Australia , Crawley , Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14712598.2019.1606209DOI Listing
July 2019

Evaluation of the psychometric properties and minimally important difference of the MD Anderson Symptom Inventory for malignant pleural mesothelioma (MDASI-MPM).

J Patient Rep Outcomes 2019 Jun 17;3(1):34. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1450, Houston, TX, 77030, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s41687-019-0122-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6579804PMC
June 2019

Targeting angiogenesis for patients with unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma.

Semin Oncol 2019 Apr 18;46(2):145-154. Epub 2019 Jun 18.

Department of Thoracic and Head and Neck Medical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.seminoncol.2019.06.001DOI Listing
April 2019

Patient preferences for adjuvant radiotherapy in early breast cancer are strongly influenced by treatment received through random assignment.

Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 2019 Mar 14;28(2):e12985. Epub 2019 Jan 14.

Radiation Oncology Clinical Trials and Research Unit, Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ecc.12985DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6590655PMC
March 2019

Prediction modelling using routine clinical parameters to stratify survival in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma patients undergoing cytoreductive surgery.

J Thorac Oncol 2019 Feb 24;14(2):288-293. Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia; Curtin Medical School, Curtin University, Perth, Australia. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Ibudilast sensitizes glioblastoma to temozolomide by targeting Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor (MIF).

Sci Rep 2019 Feb 27;9(1):2905. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation Biomarkers and Translational Research Group, Prince of Wales Clinical School, Lowy Cancer Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-39427-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6393433PMC
February 2019

Tumour associated lymphocytes in the pleural effusions of patients with mesothelioma express high levels of inhibitory receptors.

BMC Res Notes 2018 Dec 5;11(1):864. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3953-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6282254PMC
December 2018

Revised Modified Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors for Assessment of Response in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma (Version 1.1).

J Thorac Oncol 2018 07 9;13(7):1012-1021. Epub 2018 May 9.

Medical School and National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia and Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtho.2018.04.034DOI Listing
July 2018

Gender differences in the mental health of unaccompanied refugee minors in Europe: a systematic review.

BMJ Open 2018 07 30;8(7):e022389. Epub 2018 Jul 30.

Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, School of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-022389DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6067370PMC
July 2018

Combination immune checkpoint blockade as an effective therapy for mesothelioma.

Oncoimmunology 2018 30;7(10):e1494111. Epub 2018 Jul 30.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases (NCARD). Lv5 QQ Block (M503). QEII Medical Centre, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/2162402X.2018.1494111DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6169578PMC
July 2018

The Impact of Postoperative Enteral Immunonutrition on Postoperative Complications and Survival in Gastric Cancer Patients - Randomized Clinical Trial.

Nutr Cancer 2018 04 13;70(3):453-459. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

b 1st Department of General, Oncological and Gastrointestinal Surgery , Jagiellonian University Medical College , Krakow , Poland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01635581.2018.1445770DOI Listing
April 2018

Cosmetic outcome as rated by patients, doctors, nurses and BCCT.core software assessed over 5 years in a subset of patients in the TARGIT-A Trial.

Radiat Oncol 2018 Apr 13;13(1):68. Epub 2018 Apr 13.

Division of Surgery & Interventional Science, University College London, London W1W 7TS, UK; Whittington Hospital, Royal Free Hospital and University College Hospital, University College London, London, NW1 2FD, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13014-018-0998-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5899392PMC
April 2018

Interprofessional practice in health care: an educational project with four learning sequences for students from six study programs.

GMS J Med Educ 2016 29;33(2):Doc29. Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Hochschule für Gesundheit, Department für Angewandte Gesundheitswissenschaften, Bochum, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3205/zma001028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4895848PMC
March 2018

Influence of temperature and light-dark cycle on hatching of Eylais extendens.

Exp Appl Acarol 2018 Mar 5;74(3):283-289. Epub 2018 Mar 5.

Department of Plant Taxonomy and Phytogeography, Institute for Research on Biodiversity, Center of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, University of Szczecin, Wąska 13, 71-415, Szczecin, Poland.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5851706PMC
March 2018

Nintedanib Plus Pemetrexed/Cisplatin in Patients With Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma: Phase II Results From the Randomized, Placebo-Controlled LUME-Meso Trial.

J Clin Oncol 2017 Nov 11;35(31):3591-3600. Epub 2017 Sep 11.

Federica Grosso, Azienda Ospedaliera SS Antonio e Biagio General Hospital, Alessandria; Silvia Novello and Giorgio Scagliotti, L'università di Torino, Azienda Sanitaria Ospedale San Luigi Gonzaga, Turin, Italy; Anna K. Nowak, University of Western Australia, Crawley, and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia; Thomas John, Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia; Sanjay Popat, The Royal Marsden Hospital National Health Service (NHS) Foundation Trust, London; Nicola Steele, The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre, Glasgow; Paul Taylor, University Hospitals of South Manchester NHS Trust, Wythenshawe, Manchester, United Kingdom; Laurent Greillier, Assitance Publique Hôpitaux de Marseille, Aix Marseille University, Marseille; David Planchard, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif; Nassim Morsli, Boehringer Ingelheim France S.A.S., Paris, France; Natasha B. Leighl, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Martin Reck, Lung Clinic Grosshansdorf, Airway Research Center North, German Center for Lung Research, Grosshansdorf; Ute von Wangenheim, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG, Biberach, Germany; Jens Benn Sørensen, Rigshospitalet - Finsencentret, Copenhagen, Denmark; Mark A. Socinski, Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, Orlando, FL; Arsène Bienvenu Loembé, Boehringer Ingelheim B.V., Alkmaar, the Netherlands; and José Barrueco, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc., Ridgefield, CT.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2017.72.9012DOI Listing
November 2017

Corrigendum to "Fertilisers production from ashes after sewage sludge combustion-strategy towards sustainable development" [Environ. Res. 154 (2017) 171-180].

Environ Res 2017 10 26;158:815. Epub 2017 Jun 26.

Mineral and Energy Economy Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, Ul. Wybickiego 7, Kraków, Poland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2017.06.008DOI Listing
October 2017

A systematic investigation of the maximum tolerated dose of cytotoxic chemotherapy with and without supportive care in mice.

BMC Cancer 2017 Oct 16;17(1):684. Epub 2017 Oct 16.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, 5th Floor, QQ Block, 6 Verdun Street, Nedlands, WA, 6009, Australia.

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http://bmccancer.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12885-0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-017-3677-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5644108PMC
October 2017

Continuing or ceasing bevacizumab beyond progression in recurrent glioblastoma: an exploratory randomized phase II trial.

Neurooncol Pract 2017 Sep 25;4(3):171-181. Epub 2017 May 25.

Prince of Wales Hospital, Barker Street, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia (E.J.H.); University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia (E.J.H.); Royal Melbourne Hospital, Grattan Street, Parkville 3050, Melbourne Victoria, Australia (K.M.F., M.A.R., P.P., C.G.); Department of Medicine (Royal Melbourne Hospital), University of Melbourne, Grattan Street Parkville 3052, Victoria, Australia (K.M.F., M.A.R.); National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia (E.H.B., K.S., A.L., J.S.); Austin Hospital, 145 Studley Road, Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria 3084, Australia (L.C.); Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Perth 6009, Western Australia (A.K.N.); Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney, NSW 2065, Australia (H.W.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nop/npw025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6655481PMC
September 2017

Dynamic versus static biomarkers in cancer immune checkpoint blockade: unravelling complexity.

Nat Rev Drug Discov 2017 Apr 6;16(4):264-272. Epub 2017 Jan 6.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology and National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, 5th Floor QQ Block, 6 Verdun Street, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrd.2016.233DOI Listing
April 2017

Fertilisers production from ashes after sewage sludge combustion - A strategy towards sustainable development.

Environ Res 2017 Apr 10;154:171-180. Epub 2017 Jan 10.

The Mineral and Energy Economy Research Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Ul. Wybickiego 7, Kraków, Poland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2017.01.002DOI Listing
April 2017

Distress and psychological morbidity do not reduce over time in carers of patients with high-grade glioma.

Support Care Cancer 2017 03 14;25(3):887-893. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-016-3478-6DOI Listing
March 2017

Enterobacter sp. LU1 as a novel succinic acid producer - co-utilization of glycerol and lactose.

Microb Biotechnol 2017 03 1;10(2):492-501. Epub 2016 Dec 1.

Department of Biotechnology, Human Nutrition and Food Commodities, Lublin University of Life Sciences, 8 Skromna, Lublin, 20-704, Poland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1751-7915.12458DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5328818PMC
March 2017

ATIC missense variant affects response to methotrexate treatment in rheumatoid arthritis patients.

Pharmacogenomics 2016 Dec 25;17(18):1971-1978. Epub 2016 Nov 25.

Department of Experimental & Clinical Pharmacology, Pomeranian Medical University, Powstancow Wlkp. 72, 70-111 Szczecin, Poland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/pgs-2016-0125DOI Listing
December 2016

Imaging in pleural mesothelioma: A review of the 13th International Conference of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group.

Lung Cancer 2016 11 5;101:48-58. Epub 2016 Sep 5.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology and National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia and Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2016.09.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5104184PMC
November 2016

Cosmesis and Breast-Related Quality of Life Outcomes After Intraoperative Radiation Therapy for Early Breast Cancer: A Substudy of the TARGIT-A Trial.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 09 23;96(1):55-64. Epub 2016 Apr 23.

School of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia; Genesis Cancer Care, Western Australia, Australia; Radiation Oncology, Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2016.04.024DOI Listing
September 2016

Malignant pleural mesothelioma: an update on diagnosis and treatment options.

Ther Adv Respir Dis 2016 06 12;10(3):275-88. Epub 2016 Feb 12.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, M503 35 Stirling Hwy Crawley, WA 6009 Australia

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753465816628800DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5933604PMC
June 2016

Carers of patients with high-grade glioma report high levels of distress, unmet needs, and psychological morbidity during patient chemoradiotherapy.

Neurooncol Pract 2016 Jun 15;3(2):105-112. Epub 2015 Oct 15.

Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia (A.L., A.K.N.); School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Bentley, Western Australia (G.K.B.H.); Calvary Health Care Kogarah and Cunningham Centre for Palliative Care, Sydney, New South Wales (E.A.L.); School of Medicine, The University of Notre Dame, Sydney, New South Wales (E.A.L.); Telethon Kids Institute, Perth, Western Australia (T.S.); Department of Medical Oncology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales (E.H.); Department of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales (E.H.); School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia (A.K.N.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nop/npv039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6668264PMC
June 2016

Compliance with reporting guidelines by Australian pathologists: an audit of the quality of histopathology reporting in high-grade glioma.

Neurooncol Pract 2016 Jun 26;3(2):97-104. Epub 2015 Aug 26.

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Department of Medical Oncology, Hospital Avenue, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6009, Australia (A.W., A.K.N.); Neuropathology Section, Department of Anatomical Pathology, Pathwest, Royal Perth Hospital, GPO Box X2213, Perth, WA 6001, Australia (V.F.); Cure Brain Cancer Neuro-oncology Laboratory, Prince of Wales Clinical School, Lowy Cancer Research Institute,2052UNSW Australia (K.M., T.A.N); School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway Nedlands WA 6009, Australia (A.K.N., T.A.N.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nop/npv033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6668263PMC
June 2016

Chemotherapy and immunotherapy: mapping the road ahead.

Curr Opin Immunol 2016 Apr 24;39:23-9. Epub 2015 Dec 24.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coi.2015.12.003DOI Listing
April 2016

A Novel Clinical Prediction Model for Prognosis in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Using Decision Tree Analysis.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 Apr 8;11(4):573-82. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia; Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtho.2015.12.108DOI Listing
April 2016

PD-L1 on peripheral blood T lymphocytes is prognostic in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) treated with EGFR inhibitors.

Lung Cancer 2016 Mar 30;93:9-16. Epub 2015 Dec 30.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia; Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia; National Centre for Asbestos Related Disease, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.12.006DOI Listing
March 2016

Dexamethasone co-medication in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy causes substantial immunomodulatory effects with implications for chemo-immunotherapy strategies.

Oncoimmunology 2016 Mar 16;5(3):e1066062. Epub 2015 Sep 16.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia; Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia; National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, Perth, WA, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4839331PMC
March 2016

Asbestos exposure: challenges for Australian clinicians.

Med J Aust 2016 Feb;204(2):48-9

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja15.01072DOI Listing
February 2016

Human mesothelioma induces defects in dendritic cell numbers and antigen-processing function which predict survival outcomes.

Oncoimmunology 2016 Feb 31;5(2):e1082028. Epub 2015 Aug 31.

School of Biomedical Sciences, Immunology and Cancer Group, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia (WA), Australia; CHIRI Biosciences Research Precinct, Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/2162402X.2015.1082028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4801471PMC
February 2016

The MGMT promoter SNP rs16906252 is a risk factor for MGMT methylation in glioblastoma and is predictive of response to temozolomide.

Neuro Oncol 2015 Dec 24;17(12):1589-98. Epub 2015 Apr 24.

Cure Brain Cancer Neuro-oncology Laboratory, Prince of Wales Clinical School, Lowy Cancer Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (R.W.R., W.H., K.L.M.); Department of Medicine (Oncology), Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University, Stanford, California (F.W., M.P.H.); School of Public Health, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, People's Republic of China (F.W.); Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California (H.N.N., T.F.C., A.L.); School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia (A.N.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/nov064DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4633927PMC
December 2015

Randomized phase 2 study of carboplatin and bevacizumab in recurrent glioblastoma.

Neuro Oncol 2015 Nov 30;17(11):1504-13. Epub 2015 Jun 30.

Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia (K.M.F, P.M.P, M.A.R.), National Health and Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia (J.S., C.S.B.B., E.H.B, K.S., A.L.); Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia (A.K.N); School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia (A.K.N); Austin Health, Heidelberg, Australia (L.C., G.F.); Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Australia (H.W.); Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Australia (E.J.H); University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (E.J.H); Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Australia (R.F.); Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia (P.M.P., M.A.R., G.F.).

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http://neuro-oncology.oxfordjournals.org/content/17/11/1504.
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/neuonc/nov104DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4648304PMC
November 2015

Imaging in pleural mesothelioma: A review of the 12th International Conference of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group.

Lung Cancer 2015 Nov 29;90(2):148-54. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.07.011DOI Listing
November 2015

Characterization of hypoxia in malignant pleural mesothelioma with FMISO PET-CT.

Lung Cancer 2015 Oct 30;90(1):55-60. Epub 2015 Jul 30.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley 6009 & Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2015.07.015DOI Listing
October 2015

Protocol for the Care-IS Trial: a randomised controlled trial of a supportive educational intervention for carers of patients with high-grade glioma (HGG).

BMJ Open 2015 Oct 26;5(10):e009477. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009477DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4636639PMC
October 2015

Randomized Controlled Trial of Shared Care for Patients With Cancer Involving General Practitioners and Cancer Specialists.

J Oncol Pract 2015 Sep 10;11(5):349-55. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

The University of Western Australia; Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, The University of Western Australia; School of Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, The University of Western Australia; School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley; Royal Perth Hospital, Perth; General Practice and Primary Care Academic Centre, University of Melbourne, Carlton; Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital; Haematology Care Centre, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Australia; and University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JOP.2014.001569DOI Listing
September 2015

Targeting Aggressive Cancer Stem Cells in Glioblastoma.

Front Oncol 2015 20;5:159. Epub 2015 Jul 20.

Hartmann Human Lactation Research Group, School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, The University of Western Australia , Crawley, WA , Australia.

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August 2015

Strong spontaneous tumor neoantigen responses induced by a natural human carcinogen.

Oncoimmunology 2015 Jul 11;4(7):e1011492. Epub 2015 May 11.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases; School of Medicine and Pharmacology; University of Western Australia ; Nedlands, Australia ; Australian Mesothelioma Tumour Bank; Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital ; Nedlands, Australia ; Department of Respiratory Medicine; Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital ; Nedlands, Australia.

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July 2015

Network analysis of immunotherapy-induced regressing tumours identifies novel synergistic drug combinations.

Sci Rep 2015 Jul 21;5:12298. Epub 2015 Jul 21.

1] National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases [2] School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, 5th Floor, QQ Block, 6 Verdun Street, Nedlands WA 6009, Australia.

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July 2015

Dietary vitamin D supplementation does not reduce the incidence or severity of asbestos-induced mesothelioma in a mouse model.

Nutr Cancer 2014 24;66(3):383-7. Epub 2014 Feb 24.

a National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases , University of Western Australia , QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands , Perth , Australia.

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May 2015

Somatic mutations in glioblastoma are associated with methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase methylation.

Oncol Lett 2015 May 20;9(5):2063-2067. Epub 2015 Feb 20.

School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009, Australia.

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May 2015

Restoration of defective cross-presentation in tumors by gemcitabine.

Oncoimmunology 2015 May 25;4(5):e1005501. Epub 2015 Feb 25.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology; The University of Western Australia ; Nedlands, WA, Australia ; National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases ; Nedlands, WA, Australia.

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May 2015

Statins do not alter the incidence of mesothelioma in asbestos exposed mice or humans.

PLoS One 2014 5;9(8):e103025. Epub 2014 Aug 5.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Harry Perkins Institute for Medical Research, Nedlands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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April 2015

Predictors of distress and poorer quality of life in High Grade Glioma patients.

Patient Educ Couns 2015 Apr 14;98(4):525-32. Epub 2015 Jan 14.

Department of Medical Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia; School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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April 2015

Effect of 2'-O-[2-[2-(N,N-dimethylamino)ethoxy]ethyl] modification on activity of gapmer antisense oligonucleotides containing 2',4'-constrained 2'-O-ethyl nucleic acid.

Bioorg Med Chem Lett 2015 Apr 7;25(8):1688-1691. Epub 2015 Mar 7.

Medicinal Chemistry, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 2855 Gazelle Court, Carlsbad, CA 92010, United States.

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April 2015

The potential role of exercise in neuro-oncology.

Front Oncol 2015 8;5:85. Epub 2015 Apr 8.

Edith Cowan University Health and Wellness Institute, Edith Cowan University , Joondalup, WA , Australia ; The University of Hong Kong , Hong Kong , China.

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April 2015

Glioblastoma stem-like cells: at the root of tumor recurrence and a therapeutic target.

Carcinogenesis 2015 Feb 11;36(2):177-85. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia.

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February 2015

Tumor-infiltrating dendritic cells exhibit defective cross-presentation of tumor antigens, but is reversed by chemotherapy.

Eur J Immunol 2015 Jan 15;45(1):49-59. Epub 2014 Dec 15.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia.

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January 2015

Biogenic catalysis in sulphide minerals' weathering processes and acid mine drainage genesis.

Acta Biochim Pol 2014 22;61(1):33-9. Epub 2014 Jan 22.

Institute of Chemistry and Inorganic Technology, Cracow University of Technology, Kraków, Poland.

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November 2014

Comparison of fibulin-3 and mesothelin as markers in malignant mesothelioma.

Thorax 2014 Oct 18;69(10):895-902. Epub 2014 Jul 18.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia The Australian Mesothelioma Tissue Bank, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia.

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October 2014

Effect of NSAIDS and COX-2 inhibitors on the incidence and severity of asbestos-induced malignant mesothelioma: evidence from an animal model and a human cohort.

Lung Cancer 2014 Oct 18;86(1):29-34. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Harry Perkins Institute for Medical Research, Nedlands, Perth, 6009 Western Australia, Australia.

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October 2014

Observer variability in mesothelioma tumor thickness measurements: defining minimally measurable lesions.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Aug;9(8):1187-94

Departments of *Radiology and ‖Health Studies, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; †School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia; and Departments of ‡Medical Oncology and §Nuclear Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia.

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August 2014

Multigene profiling to identify alternative treatment options for glioblastoma: a pilot study.

J Clin Pathol 2014 Jul 2;67(7):550-5. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Cure Brain Cancer Neuro-oncology Group, Prince of Wales Clinical School, UNSW Australia.

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July 2014

Chemoimmunotherapy: still waiting for the magic to happen.

Lancet Oncol 2014 Jul 19;15(8):780-1. Epub 2014 Jun 19.

School of Medicine and Pharmacology University of Western Australia, Crawley 6009, WA, Australia; National Research Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia.

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July 2014

Can bevacizumab prolong survival for glioblastoma patients through multiple lines of therapy?

Future Oncol 2014 May;10(7):1137-45

Department of Medical Oncology, Azienda USL Bellaria-Maggiore Hospital, Via Altura 3, Bologna, 40139, Italy.

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May 2014

Intraoperative radiotherapy for early breast cancer: do health professionals choose convenience or risk?

Radiat Oncol 2014 Jan 25;9:33. Epub 2014 Jan 25.

University of Western Australia PhD Candidate, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, WA 6009, Australia.

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January 2014