Publications

Intertumoral Heterogeneity within Medulloblastoma Subgroups.
Cancer Cell 2017 Jun;31(6):737-754.e6
The Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumour Research Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada; Developmental & Stem Cell Biology Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada; Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 1A1, Canada; Division of Neurosurgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada. Electronic address:

Syringomyelia caused by an arachnoid web in a patient with shunted Dandy-Walker malformation.
Childs Nerv Syst 2017 Apr 7;33(4):665-670. Epub 2016 Nov 7.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital and Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Republic of Korea.

Divergent clonal selection dominates medulloblastoma at recurrence.
Nature 2016 Jan 13;529(7586):351-7. Epub 2016 Jan 13.
Developmental &Stem Cell Biology Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario M5G 0A4, Canada.

Comparison of clinical and radiological manifestations and surgical outcomes of pediatric Chiari I malformations in different age groups.
Childs Nerv Syst 2015 Nov 1;31(11):2091-101. Epub 2015 Aug 1.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Delayed posterior circulation insufficiency in pediatric moyamoya disease.
J Neurol 2014 Dec 12;261(12):2305-13. Epub 2014 Sep 12.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Republic of Korea.


Cytogenetic prognostication within medulloblastoma subgroups.
J Clin Oncol 2014 Mar 3;32(9):886-96. Epub 2014 Feb 3.
David J.H. Shih, Marc Remke, Vijay Ramaswamy, Betty Luu, Yuan Yao, Xin Wang, Adrian M. Dubuc, Livia Garzia, John Peacock, Stephen C. Mack, Xiaochong Wu, Adi Rolider, A. Sorana Morrissy, Florence M.G. Cavalli, Claudia C. Faria, Stephen W. Scherer, Uri Tabori, Cynthia E. Hawkins, David Malkin, Eric Bouffet, James T. Rutka, and Michael D. Taylor, Hospital for Sick Children; David J.H. Shih, Marc Remke, Vijay Ramaswamy, Yuan Yao, Xin Wang, Adrian M. Dubuc, John Peacock, Stephen C. Mack, and Michael D. Taylor, University of Toronto, Toronto; Boleslaw Lach, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario; Jennifer A. Chan, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta; Steffen Albrecht, Adam Fontebasso, and Nada Jabado, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Paul A. Northcott, Andrey Korshunov, Marcel Kool, David T.W. Jones, and Stefan M. Pfister, German Cancer Research Center; Stefan M. Pfister, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg; Ulrich Schüller, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich; Stefan Rutkowski, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany; Karel Zitterbart, Masaryk University School of Medicine; Karel Zitterbart and Leos Kren, University Hospital Brno, Brno, Czech Republic; Toshihiro Kumabe and Teiji Tominaga, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan; Young Shin Ra, University of Ulsan, Asan Medical Center; Ji-Yeoun Lee, Byung-Kyu Cho, Seung-Ki Kim, and Kyu-Chang Wang, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul; Shin Jung, Chonnam National University Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital and Medical School, Chonnam, South Korea; Peter Hauser and Miklós Garami, Semmelweis University, Budapest; László Bognár and Almos Klekner, University of Debrecen, Medical and Health Science Centre, Debrecen, Hungary; Shenandoah Robinson, Boston Children's Hospital; Scott L. Pomeroy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Ali G. Saad, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little

Clinical outcome of pediatric choroid plexus tumors: retrospective analysis from a single institute.
Childs Nerv Syst 2014 Feb 14;30(2):217-25. Epub 2013 Jul 14.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Republic of Korea.

Posterior cerebral artery involvement in moyamoya disease: initial infarction and angle between PCA and basilar artery.
Childs Nerv Syst 2013 Dec 8;29(12):2263-9. Epub 2013 May 8.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Republic of Korea.


Subgroup-specific structural variation across 1,000 medulloblastoma genomes.
Nature 2012 Aug;488(7409):49-56
Developmental & Stem Cell Biology Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, Canada.

Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors: the need for more active therapeutic measures in younger patients.
J Neurooncol 2012 Apr 2;107(2):413-9. Epub 2011 Dec 2.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea.



Germinomas in the basal ganglia: magnetic resonance imaging classification and the prognosis.
J Neurooncol 2010 Sep 20;99(2):227-36. Epub 2010 Jan 20.
Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehangno, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, Republic of Korea.


Upregulation of SOX2, NOTCH1, and ID1 in supratentorial primitive neuroectodermal tumors: a distinct differentiation pattern from that of medulloblastomas.
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2010 Jun;5(6):608-14
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, 101 Daehangno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Republic of Korea.



Evaluation of focal cortical dysplasia and mixed neuronal and glial tumors in pediatric epilepsy patients using 18F-FDG and 11C-methionine pet.
J Nucl Med 2010 May 15;51(5):728-34. Epub 2010 Apr 15.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

Congenital subependymal giant cell astrocytoma: clinical considerations and expression of radial glial cell markers in giant cells.
Childs Nerv Syst 2008 Dec 16;24(12):1499-503. Epub 2008 Jul 16.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, 101 Daehangno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Republic of Korea.


Investigation of molecular factors associated with malignant transformation of oligodendroglioma by proteomic study of a single case of rapid tumor progression.
J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2008 Feb 26;134(2):255-62. Epub 2007 Jul 26.
Department of Neurosurgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yeongeon-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, South Korea.

Surgical outcome and prognostic factors of pediatric epilepsy caused by cortical dysplasia.
Childs Nerv Syst 2006 Jun 16;22(6):586-92. Epub 2006 Mar 16.
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Laboratory of Neuro-Oncology in Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University Children's Hospital and Neurological Research Institute, SNUMRC, Seoul, South Korea.

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