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Immunogenomic correlates of response to cetuximab monotherapy in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Head Neck 2019 Aug 4;41(8):2591-2601. Epub 2019 Mar 4.

Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25726DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6625877PMC
August 2019

Hypopharyngeal cancer treatment: Does initial surgery confer survival benefit?

Head Neck 2019 Jul 19;41(7):2167-2173. Epub 2019 Feb 19.

Department of Otolaryngology and Immunology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25687DOI Listing
July 2019

Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography in Evaluation of the Clinically N0 Neck in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

J Clin Oncol 2019 Jul 31;37(20):1683-1685. Epub 2019 May 31.

1 University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.19.00544DOI Listing
July 2019

Profiling the Stromal and Vascular Heterogeneity in Patient-derived Xenograft Models of Head and Neck Cancer: Impact on Therapeutic Response.

Cancers (Basel) 2019 Jul 6;11(7). Epub 2019 Jul 6.

Department of Oral Oncology, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers11070951DOI Listing
July 2019

Reconstruction of TORS oropharyngectomy defects with the nasoseptal flap via transpalatal tunnel.

J Robot Surg 2019 Jun 10. Epub 2019 Jun 10.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11701-019-00984-5DOI Listing
June 2019

The changing therapeutic landscape of head and neck cancer.

Nat Rev Clin Oncol 2019 Jun 12. Epub 2019 Jun 12.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41571-019-0227-zDOI Listing
June 2019

Data Set for the Reporting of Carcinomas of the Major Salivary Glands: Explanations and Recommendations of the Guidelines From the International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting.

Arch Pathol Lab Med 2019 May 30;143(5):578-586. Epub 2018 Nov 30.

From the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (Dr Seethala) and Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology (Dr Ferris), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; the Department of Anatomic Pathology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil (Dr Altemani); the Pathological Anatomy Institute, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa & Serviço de Anatomia Patológica, Instituto Português de Oncologia Francisco Gentil, Lisbon, Portugal (Dr Fonseca); Head and Neck Pathology, Rye Brook, New York (Dr Gnepp); the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco (Dr Ha); the Department of Anatomic Pathology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan (Dr Nagao); the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine in Plzen, Charles University, Plzen, Czech Republic (Dr Skalova); the Department of Pathology and Genetics, Sahlgrenska Cancer Center, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden (Dr Stenman); and the Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Woodland Hills Medical Center, Woodland Hills (Dr Thompson).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5858/arpa.2018-0422-SADOI Listing
May 2019

Impact of postoperative radiation therapy for deeply invasive oral cavity cancer upstaged to stage III.

Head Neck 2019 May 18;41(5):1178-1183. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25498DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6533633PMC
May 2019

Transoral tongue base mucosectomy for the identification of the primary site in the work-up of cancers of unknown origin: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Oral Oncol 2019 Apr 6;91:97-106. Epub 2019 Mar 6.

Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK; Institute of Head and Neck Studies and Education, University of Birmingham, UK; Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2019.02.018DOI Listing
April 2019

Contrasting Roles of the PD-1 Signaling Pathway in Dendritic Cell-Mediated Induction and Regulation of HIV-1-Specific Effector T Cell Functions.

J Virol 2019 Mar 19;93(5). Epub 2019 Feb 19.

Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JVI.02035-18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6384070PMC
March 2019

Response to Letter to the Editor regarding follow-up for NIFTP.

Head Neck 2019 Mar 24;41(3):835. Epub 2019 Jan 24.

Department of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25549DOI Listing
March 2019

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Versus Elective Neck Dissection for Stage I to II Oral Cavity Cancer.

Laryngoscope 2019 01 3;129(1):162-169. Epub 2018 Oct 3.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.27323DOI Listing
January 2019

Shared heritability and functional enrichment across six solid cancers.

Authors:
Xia Jiang Hilary K Finucane Fredrick R Schumacher Stephanie L Schmit Jonathan P Tyrer Younghun Han Kyriaki Michailidou Corina Lesseur Karoline B Kuchenbaecker Joe Dennis David V Conti Graham Casey Mia M Gaudet Jeroen R Huyghe Demetrius Albanes Melinda C Aldrich Angeline S Andrew Irene L Andrulis Hoda Anton-Culver Antonis C Antoniou Natalia N Antonenkova Susanne M Arnold Kristan J Aronson Banu K Arun Elisa V Bandera Rosa B Barkardottir Daniel R Barnes Jyotsna Batra Matthias W Beckmann Javier Benitez Sara Benlloch Andrew Berchuck Sonja I Berndt Heike Bickeböller Stephanie A Bien Carl Blomqvist Stefania Boccia Natalia V Bogdanova Stig E Bojesen Manjeet K Bolla Hiltrud Brauch Hermann Brenner James D Brenton Mark N Brook Joan Brunet Hans Brunnström Daniel D Buchanan Barbara Burwinkel Ralf Butzow Gabriella Cadoni Trinidad Caldés Maria A Caligo Ian Campbell Peter T Campbell Géraldine Cancel-Tassin Lisa Cannon-Albright Daniele Campa Neil Caporaso André L Carvalho Andrew T Chan Jenny Chang-Claude Stephen J Chanock Chu Chen David C Christiani Kathleen B M Claes Frank Claessens Judith Clements J Margriet Collée Marcia Cruz Correa Fergus J Couch Angela Cox Julie M Cunningham Cezary Cybulski Kamila Czene Mary B Daly Anna deFazio Peter Devilee Orland Diez Manuela Gago-Dominguez Jenny L Donovan Thilo Dörk Eric J Duell Alison M Dunning Miriam Dwek Diana M Eccles Christopher K Edlund Digna R Velez Edwards Carolina Ellberg D Gareth Evans Peter A Fasching Robert L Ferris Triantafillos Liloglou Jane C Figueiredo Olivia Fletcher Renée T Fortner Florentia Fostira Silvia Franceschi Eitan Friedman Steven J Gallinger Patricia A Ganz Judy Garber José A García-Sáenz Simon A Gayther Graham G Giles Andrew K Godwin Mark S Goldberg David E Goldgar Ellen L Goode Marc T Goodman Gary Goodman Kjell Grankvist Mark H Greene Henrik Gronberg Jacek Gronwald Pascal Guénel Niclas Håkansson Per Hall Ute Hamann Freddie C Hamdy Robert J Hamilton Jochen Hampe Aage Haugen Florian Heitz Rolando Herrero 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Lane Richa Saxena Duncan Thomas Rayjean J Hung Brenda Diergaarde James McKay Ulrike Peters Li Hsu Montserrat García-Closas Rosalind A Eeles Georgia Chenevix-Trench Paul J Brennan Christopher A Haiman Jacques Simard Douglas F Easton Stephen B Gruber Paul D P Pharoah Alkes L Price Bogdan Pasaniuc Christopher I Amos Peter Kraft Sara Lindström

Nat Commun 2019 01 25;10(1):431. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle, WA, 98109-1024, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-08054-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6347624PMC
January 2019

P16 as a Prognostic Biomarker for Nonoropharyngeal Squamous Cell Cancers: Avatar or Mirage?

J Natl Cancer Inst 2018 Dec;110(12):1290-1291

Department of Immunology and Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, PA (RLF); Cancer Immunology Program, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

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https://academic.oup.com/jnci/advance-article/doi/10.1093/jn
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djy103DOI Listing
December 2018

Primary surgery for human papillomavirus-associated oropharyngeal cancer: Survival outcomes with or without adjuvant treatment.

Oral Oncol 2018 Dec 13;87:170-176. Epub 2018 Nov 13.

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2018.10.039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6533632PMC
December 2018

Utility of CD8 score by automated quantitative image analysis in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Oral Oncol 2018 Nov 11;86:278-287. Epub 2018 Oct 11.

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Pathology, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S13688375183035
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2018.10.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6260977PMC
November 2018

Comparison of the seventh and eighth edition american joint committee on cancer oral cavity staging systems.

Laryngoscope 2018 10 15;128(10):2351-2360. Epub 2018 Apr 15.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lary.27205DOI Listing
October 2018

Window Studies in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck: Values and Limits.

Curr Treat Options Oncol 2018 10 27;19(12):68. Epub 2018 Oct 27.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, 5150 Centre Avenue, 5th floor, Room 552, Pittsburgh, PA, 15232, USA.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11864-018-0587-0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11864-018-0587-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6564676PMC
October 2018

Genomic and Transcriptomic Characterization Links Cell Lines with Aggressive Head and Neck Cancers.

Cell Rep 2018 Oct;25(5):1332-1345.e5

Tumor Biology Section, Head and Neck Surgery Branch, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2018.10.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6280671PMC
October 2018

Staging HPV-related oropharyngeal cancer: Validation of AJCC-8 in a surgical cohort.

Oral Oncol 2018 Sep 22;84:82-87. Epub 2018 Jul 22.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA; Veterans Affairs Portland Health Care System, Portland, OR, USA. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S13688375183026
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2018.07.013DOI Listing
September 2018

Cost-effectiveness analysis of salvage therapies in locoregional previously irradiated head and neck cancer.

Head Neck 2018 08 14;40(8):1743-1751. Epub 2018 Mar 14.

Clinical and Translational Science and Center for Research on Health Care, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25142DOI Listing
August 2018

Oligometastatic status as predictor of survival in metastatic human papillomavirus-positive oropharyngeal carcinoma.

Head Neck 2018 08 13;40(8):1685-1690. Epub 2018 May 13.

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25171DOI Listing
August 2018

Perineural Invasion in Parotid Gland Malignancies.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Jun 16;158(6):1035-1041. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

1 Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599817751888DOI Listing
June 2018

Thyroidectomy in patients who have undergone gastric bypass surgery.

Head Neck 2018 06 8;40(6):1237-1244. Epub 2018 Feb 8.

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.25098DOI Listing
June 2018

Carotid Dosimetry and the Risk of Carotid Blowout Syndrome After Reirradiation With Head and Neck Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 05 5;101(1):195-200. Epub 2017 Dec 5.

Department of Radiation Oncology, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.11.045DOI Listing
May 2018

Positive Margins by Oropharyngeal Subsite in Transoral Robotic Surgery for T1/T2 Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Apr 28;158(4):660-666. Epub 2017 Nov 28.

2 Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0194599817742852DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5880728PMC
April 2018

A Multi-institutional Comparison of SBRT and IMRT for Definitive Reirradiation of Recurrent or Second Primary Head and Neck Cancer.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 03 24;100(3):595-605. Epub 2017 Apr 24.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.04.017DOI Listing
March 2018

Staged Reconstruction (Delayed-Immediate) of the Maxillectomy Defect Using CAD/CAM Technology.

J Reconstr Microsurg 2018 Mar 27;34(3):193-199. Epub 2017 Nov 27.

Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1607394DOI Listing
March 2018

STING activation enhances cetuximab-mediated NK cell activation and DC maturation and correlates with HPV status in head and neck cancer.

Oral Oncol 2018 Mar 20;78:186-193. Epub 2018 Feb 20.

Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Cancer Immunology Program, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2018.01.019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5877820PMC
March 2018

Immunotherapy for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

Curr Oncol Rep 2018 03 3;20(2):22. Epub 2018 Mar 3.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11912-018-0654-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5835060PMC
March 2018

Erratum to: Staged Reconstruction (Delayed-Immediate) of the Maxillectomy Defect Using CAD/CAM Technology.

J Reconstr Microsurg 2018 03 12;34(3):e1. Epub 2018 Mar 12.

Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://www.thieme-connect.de/DOI/DOI?10.1055/s-0038-1635090
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1635090DOI Listing
March 2018

Role of Immunotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer.

Semin Radiat Oncol 2018 01;28(1):12-16

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.semradonc.2017.08.009DOI Listing
January 2018

Defining the Prevalence and Prognostic Value of Perineural Invasion and Angiolymphatic Invasion in Human Papillomavirus-Positive Oropharyngeal Carcinoma.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 12;143(12):1236-1243

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2017.2019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5741479PMC
December 2017

National evaluation of multidisciplinary quality metrics for head and neck cancer.

Cancer 2017 Nov 20;123(22):4372-4381. Epub 2017 Jul 20.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.30902DOI Listing
November 2017

A prospective evaluation of short-term dysphagia after transoral robotic surgery for squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx.

Cancer 2017 Aug 3;123(16):3132-3140. Epub 2017 May 3.

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.30712DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5544540PMC
August 2017

Effect of transcervical arterial ligation on the severity of postoperative hemorrhage after transoral robotic surgery.

Head Neck 2017 08 1;39(8):1510-1515. Epub 2017 Jun 1.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hed.24677DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5789773PMC
August 2017

Assessment of Surgical Learning Curves in Transoral Robotic Surgery for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx.

JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 06;143(6):542-548

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoto.2016.4132DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5614443PMC
June 2017

Immunotherapy for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Review of Current and Emerging Therapeutic Options.

Oncologist 2017 06 15;22(6):680-693. Epub 2017 May 15.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1634/theoncologist.2016-0318DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5469583PMC
June 2017

Interferon-γ Drives T Fragility to Promote Anti-tumor Immunity.

Cell 2017 Jun 25;169(6):1130-1141.e11. Epub 2017 May 25.

Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA; Department of Immunology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA; Tumor Microenvironment Center, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2017.05.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5509332PMC
June 2017

Biological mechanisms of immune escape and implications for immunotherapy in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Eur J Cancer 2017 05 18;76:152-166. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Cancer Immunology Program, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2016.12.035DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5459368PMC
May 2017

Reversing EGFR Mediated Immunoescape by Targeted Monoclonal Antibody Therapy.

Front Pharmacol 2017 30;8:332. Epub 2017 May 30.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of PittsburghPittsburgh, PA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2017.00332DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5447743PMC
May 2017

Oncogenic growth factor signaling mediating tumor escape from cellular immunity.

Curr Opin Immunol 2017 Apr 14;45:52-59. Epub 2017 Feb 14.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coi.2017.01.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5449256PMC
April 2017

Rising incidence of oral tongue cancer among white men and women in the United States, 1973-2012.

Oral Oncol 2017 04 28;67:146-152. Epub 2017 Feb 28.

National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Rockville, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2017.02.019DOI Listing
April 2017

TIM-3 as a Target for Cancer Immunotherapy and Mechanisms of Action.

Int J Mol Sci 2017 Mar 16;18(3). Epub 2017 Mar 16.

Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, EBST E1047, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms18030645DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5372657PMC
March 2017

E1308: Phase II Trial of Induction Chemotherapy Followed by Reduced-Dose Radiation and Weekly Cetuximab in Patients With HPV-Associated Resectable Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx- ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group.

J Clin Oncol 2017 Feb 28;35(5):490-497. Epub 2016 Dec 28.

Shanthi Marur and William H. Westra, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; Shuli Li, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA; Anthony J. Cmelak, Jill Gilbert, and Barbara A. Murphy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; Maura L. Gillison and Weiqiang J. Zhao, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; Robert L. Ferris and Julie E. Bauman, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Lynne I. Wagner, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; David R. Trevarthen, Colorado Cancer Research Program, Denver, CO; Jahagirdar Balkrishna, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN; Nishant Agrawal, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL; A. Dimitrios Colevas, Stanford University, Stanford, CA; Christine H. Chung, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL; and Barbara Burtness, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

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February 2017

A Model for Perineural Invasion in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

J Vis Exp 2017 01 5(119). Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

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January 2017

Adaptive resistance to anti-PD1 therapy by Tim-3 upregulation is mediated by the PI3K-Akt pathway in head and neck cancer.

Oncoimmunology 2017 23;6(1):e1261779. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Cancer Immunology Program, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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December 2016

Nivolumab for Recurrent Squamous-Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck.

N Engl J Med 2016 11 8;375(19):1856-1867. Epub 2016 Oct 8.

From the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh (R.L.F.); the Department of Thoracic-Head and Neck Medical Oncology, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (G.B.); Centre Leon Berard, Lyon (J.F.), Centre Antoine Lacassagne, Nice (J.G.), and Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif (C.E.) - all in France; Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford, CA (A.D.C.); Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan (L.L.); Institute of Cancer Research-Royal Marsden National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre, London (K.H.); University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany (S.K.); University of Chicago, Chicago (E.E.V.); University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (F.W.); Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, Atlanta (N.F.S.); Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid (L.C.I.D.); Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston (R.H.); Universitätsspital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (T.R.); Kobe University Hospital, Kobe (N.K.), and National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa (M.T.) - both in Japan; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ (M.M., M.L., W.J.G., J.K., J.W.S.); and Ohio State University, Columbus (M.L.G.).

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November 2016

Current Role of Surgery in the Management of Oropharyngeal Cancer.

J Oncol Pract 2016 11;12(11):1176-1183

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; and Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, Augusta, GA.

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November 2016

Risk factors for radiation failure in early-stage glottic carcinoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Oral Oncol 2016 11 21;62:90-100. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

University of Pittsburgh, Division of Head Neck Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, United States.

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November 2016

Costimulatory and coinhibitory immune checkpoint receptors in head and neck cancer: unleashing immune responses through therapeutic combinations.

Cancers Head Neck 2016 1;1:12. Epub 2016 Oct 1.

1Tumor Biology Section, Head and Neck Surgery Branch, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Room 5B-39, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.

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October 2016

Tumor-infiltrating Tim-3 T cells proliferate avidly except when PD-1 is co-expressed: Evidence for intracellular cross talk.

Oncoimmunology 2016 22;5(10):e1200778. Epub 2016 Sep 22.

Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Cancer Immunology Program, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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September 2016

The Tumor Microenvironment Represses T Cell Mitochondrial Biogenesis to Drive Intratumoral T Cell Metabolic Insufficiency and Dysfunction.

Immunity 2016 08 2;45(2):374-88. Epub 2016 Aug 2.

Tumor Microenvironment Center, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA; Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2016