Publications by authors named "Peter Metrakos"

100Publications

Tumor microenvironment conditions that favor vessel co-option in colorectal cancer liver metastases: A theoretical model.

Semin Cancer Biol 2020 Sep 10. Epub 2020 Sep 10.

Cancer Research Program, McGill University Health Centre Research Institute, Montreal, Quebec, H4A3J1, Canada. Electronic address:

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September 2020

Histologic features and genomic alterations of primary colorectal adenocarcinoma predict growth patterns of liver metastasis.

World J Gastroenterol 2019 Jul;25(26):3408-3425

Department of Pathology, McGill University and the Research Institute of McGill University Health Center, Montreal H4A 3J1, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2019

Bilateral liver metastases from testicular sex cord-stromal tumour.

BMJ Case Rep 2019 May 22;12(5). Epub 2019 May 22.

Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Canada.

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May 2019

Mapping the triglyceride distribution in NAFLD human liver by MALDI imaging mass spectrometry reveals molecular differences in micro and macro steatosis.

Anal Bioanal Chem 2019 Feb 5;411(4):885-894. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Center, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1A4, Canada.

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February 2019

EUS-IR-Guided Revision of Whipple Anatomy for Concomitant Afferent and Efferent Limb Obstruction.

Am J Gastroenterol 2018 12 21;113(12):1747. Epub 2018 Nov 21.

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada. Department of Radiology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada. Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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December 2018

Vascularization of colorectal carcinoma liver metastasis: insight into stratification of patients for anti-angiogenic therapies.

J Pathol Clin Res 2018 07 14;4(3):184-192. Epub 2018 Apr 14.

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Center Research Institute, Cancer Research Program, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2018

Endosonography-guided hepatogastrostomy post-percutaneous biliary drainage in collaboration with interventional radiology.

Endoscopy 2018 05 16;50(5):E115-E116. Epub 2018 Feb 16.

Division of Interventional Radiology, McGill University Health Center, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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May 2018

Next generation sequencing of progressive colorectal liver metastases after portal vein embolization.

Clin Exp Metastasis 2017 06 31;34(5):351-361. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

Department of Surgery, Section of HPB Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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June 2017

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease--a chronic disease of the 21st century.

J Biomed Res 2018 Sep;32(5):327-335

Cancer Research Program, Block-E, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre and Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal QC H4A 3J1, Canada.

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September 2018

Metformin requires 4E-BPs to induce apoptosis and repress translation of Mcl-1 in hepatocellular carcinoma cells.

Oncotarget 2017 Aug 18;8(31):50542-50556. Epub 2016 Jul 18.

Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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August 2017

Trends in brain-dead organ donor characteristics: a 13-year analysis.

Can J Surg 2016 Jun;59(3):154-60

From the Division of Hepato-Pancreatobiliary and Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Que. (Hassanain, Aloraini, Metrakos); the Department of Surgery, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Hassanain, Madkhali); the Research School of Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia (Doi); and the Department of Surgery, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (Aljiffry).

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June 2016

Murine diet/tissue and human brain tumorigenesis alter Mthfr/MTHFR 5'-end methylation.

Mamm Genome 2016 Apr 7;27(3-4):122-34. Epub 2016 Mar 7.

Departments of Human Genetics and Pediatrics, The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, 1001 Décarie Blvd., Bloc E, Rm E M0.3211, Montreal, H4A 3J1, Canada.

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April 2016

Complete Resolution of Metastatic Gallbladder Cancer after Standard Gemcitabine-Cisplatin Combination Therapy.

Cureus 2015 Dec 17;7(12):e415. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

Departments of Oncology and Medical Oncology, Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital, Segal Cancer Centre, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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December 2015

Increased in vitro and in vivo sensitivity of BRCA2-associated pancreatic cancer to the poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1/2 inhibitor BMN 673.

Cancer Lett 2015 Aug 9;364(1):8-16. Epub 2015 Apr 9.

Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre, McGill University, 1160 Pine Ave. West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A3; The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4A 3J1. Electronic address:

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August 2015

Post-transplant liver function score as an early surrogate marker of long-term outcome.

Ann Transplant 2015 Apr 9;20:198-205. Epub 2015 Apr 9.

Division of Hepato-Pancreatobiliary and Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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April 2015

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: Noninvasive methods of diagnosing hepatic steatosis.

Saudi J Gastroenterol 2015 Mar-Apr;21(2):64-70

Department of Surgery, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Department of Oncology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal Quebec, Canada, .

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January 2016

Post-transplant venous thromboembolic events and their effect on graft survival.

Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 2015 Jan;26(1):1-5

Section of Hepatopancreaticobiliary and Transplant Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada; Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, .

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January 2015

ARFGAP1 is dynamically associated with lipid droplets in hepatocytes.

PLoS One 2014 14;9(11):e111309. Epub 2014 Nov 14.

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, McGill, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2015

Transfer of malignant trait to immortalized human cells following exposure to human cancer serum.

J Exp Clin Cancer Res 2014 Sep 30;33:86. Epub 2014 Sep 30.

Surgical Research Laboratories, McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, H3A 1A1, Canada.

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September 2014

McGill Brisbane Symptom Score for patients with resectable pancreatic head adenocarcinoma.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Sep;20(34):12226-32

Mohammed H Jamal, Sinziana Dumitra, Jad abou Khalil, Eve Simoneau, Prosanto Chaudhury, Peter Metrakos, Jeffrey S Barkun, Hepato-biliary, Pancreatic and Liver Transplant Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal QCH3A 1A1, Canada.

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September 2014

Association of CD98, integrin β1, integrin β3 and Fak with the progression and liver metastases of colorectal cancer.

Pathol Res Pract 2014 Oct 27;210(10):668-74. Epub 2014 Jun 27.

Department of Pathology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Pathology, Beijing You An Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China. Electronic address:

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October 2014

A novel liver parenchyma transection technique using locking straight rigid ties. An experimental study in pigs.

J Invest Surg 2014 Apr 24;27(2):106-13. Epub 2013 Sep 24.

Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary & Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, McGill University , Montreal, QC , Canada.

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April 2014

Hepatitis C infection and hepatocellular carcinoma in liver transplantation: a 20-year experience.

HPB (Oxford) 2013 Sep 14;15(9):724-31. Epub 2013 Mar 14.

McGill University Health Center Multi-Organ Transplant Program and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2013

Pretransplantation α-fetoprotein slope and milan criteria: strong predictors of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after transplantation.

Transplantation 2013 Jan;95(1):228-33

McGill University Health Center Multi-Organ Transplant Program and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Room S10.26, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1.

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January 2013

Staged hepatectomy for bilobar colorectal hepatic metastases.

HPB (Oxford) 2012 Nov 26;14(11):782-9. Epub 2012 Aug 26.

Hepatopancreatobiliary and Multi-Organ Transplant Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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November 2012

Single-stitch telescopic bilioenterostomy in an animal model.

J Invest Surg 2012 Oct;25(5):317-25

Center for HPB Surgery, “Geniki Kliniki” General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

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October 2012

Portal vein embolization stimulates tumour growth in patients with colorectal cancer liver metastases.

HPB (Oxford) 2012 Jul 11;14(7):461-8. Epub 2012 May 11.

Section of Solid Organ Transplant and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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July 2012

Smoking increases recurrent viral hepatitis after liver transplantation.

Liver Transpl 2012 Jul;18(7):828-33

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2012

Renal function in recipients of pancreas transplant alone.

Curr Opin Organ Transplant 2012 Feb;17(1):73-9

Department of Medicine, Research Institute, Multi-Organ Transplant Program, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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February 2012

Identification of the myosin heavy polypeptide 9 as a downstream effector of the proprotein convertases in the human colon carcinoma HT-29 cells.

Methods Mol Biol 2011 ;768:207-15

INSERM, UMRS 940, Equipe AVENIR, Institut de Génétique Moléculaire, Université Paris 7, 75010, Paris, France.

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March 2012

Pathological response grade of colorectal liver metastases treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

HPB (Oxford) 2010 May;12(4):277-84

Department of Surgery, Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital (Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont), Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2010

Perioperative chemotherapy with bevacizumab and liver resection for colorectal cancer liver metastasis.

HPB (Oxford) 2010 Feb;12(1):37-42

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Center, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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February 2010

Perioperative glucose and insulin administration while maintaining normoglycemia (GIN therapy) in patients undergoing major liver resection.

Anesth Analg 2010 Jun 7;110(6):1711-8. Epub 2010 Apr 7.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Ave. West, Rm. C5.20, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1.

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June 2010

Combined heart and liver transplantation on cardiopulmonary bypass: report of four cases.

Can J Anaesth 2010 Apr 27;57(4):355-60. Epub 2010 Jan 27.

Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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April 2010

Mitogen-activated protein (MAP) kinase/MAP kinase phosphatase regulation: roles in cell growth, death, and cancer.

Pharmacol Rev 2008 Sep;60(3):261-310

Department of Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University, 687 Pine Ave. W., Montreal, QC H3A1A1, Canada.

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September 2008

Hepatic protection by perioperative metabolic support?

Nutrition 2008 Nov-Dec;24(11-12):1217-9. Epub 2008 Jun 30.

Department of Surgery, McGill University, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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January 2009

Malignant transformation of a solitary fibrous tumor of the liver and intractable hypoglycemia.

J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 2007 30;14(6):595-9. Epub 2007 Nov 30.

Department of Surgery, MUHC-Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A1, Canada.

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May 2008

Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis in a white woman.

Can J Surg 2007 Oct 10;50(5):E9-10. Epub 2007 Oct 10.

Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montréal, Que.

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October 2007

Combined simultaneous heart and liver transplantation with complete cardiopulmonary bypass support.

Ann Thorac Surg 2007 Apr;83(4):1544-5

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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April 2007

Proteomic analysis of tyrosine phosphorylation during human liver transplantation.

Proteome Sci 2007 Jan 2;5. Epub 2007 Jan 2.

Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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January 2007

Proteomic analysis of ischemia-reperfusion injury upon human liver transplantation reveals the protective role of IQGAP1.

Mol Cell Proteomics 2006 Jul 18;5(7):1300-13. Epub 2006 Apr 18.

Organelle Signalling Laboratory, Hepato-Biliary and Transplant Research Group, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2006

Prediction of the glomerular filtration rate using equations in kidney-pancreas transplant patients receiving cimetidine.

Transplantation 2006 Feb;81(3):469-72

Department of Medicine, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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February 2006

Abnormal expression and processing of the proprotein convertases PC1 and PC2 in human colorectal liver metastases.

BMC Cancer 2005 Nov 17;5:149. Epub 2005 Nov 17.

Transplant and Hepato-Pancreatobiliary Research Group, McGill University Health Center, McGill University, S.10.26, Montreal, H3A1A1, Canada.

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November 2005

Best single time points as surrogates to the tacrolimus and mycophenolic acid area under the curve in adult liver transplant patients beyond 12 months of transplantation.

Clin Ther 2005 Apr;27(4):463-9

Department of Medicine, Multi-Organ Transplant Program, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montréal, Quebéc, Canada.

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April 2005

Distinct endoplasmic reticulum stress responses are triggered during human liver transplantation.

J Pathol 2005 Sep;207(1):111-8

Organelle Signaling Laboratory, Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, H3A 1A1 Canada.

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September 2005

Graft calcifications and dysfunction following liver transplantation.

BMC Surg 2004 Sep 3;4. Epub 2004 Sep 3.

Division of General Surgery/ Section of Hepatobiliary and Transplantation Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, 687 Pine Avenue West, S 10,26, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A1, Canada.

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September 2004

Reduced dose Thymoglobulin, tacrolimus, and mofetil mycophenolate results in excellent solitary pancreas transplantation outcomes.

Clin Transplant 2002 Dec;16(6):414-8

Department of General Surgery, Section of Transplantation, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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December 2002

Proprotein convertases in tumor progression and malignancy: novel targets in cancer therapy.

Am J Pathol 2002 Jun;160(6):1921-35

Laboratory of Biochemical Neuroendocrinology, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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June 2002

Anti-CD25 monoclonal antibody coverage allows for calcineurin inhibitor "holiday" in solid organ transplant patients with acute renal dysfunction.

Transplantation 2002 Apr;73(7):1169-72

Department of Medicine, Division of Transplantation, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A1, Canada.

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April 2002