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    • Dosimetric analysis of the alopecia preventing effect of hippocampus sparing whole brain radiation therapy 

      Mahadevan, Anand; Sampson, Carrie; LaRosa, Salvatore; Floyd, Scott R.; Wong, Eric T.; Uhlmann, Erik J.; Sengupta, Soma; Kasper, Ekkehard M. (BioMed Central, 2015)
      Background: Whole brain radiation therapy (WBRT) is widely used for the treatment of brain metastases. Cognitive decline and alopecia are recognized adverse effects of WBRT. Recently hippocampus sparing whole brain radiation ...
    • Medulloblastoma Exome Sequencing Uncovers Subtype-Specific Somatic Mutations 

      Pugh, Trevor J.; Weeraratne, Shyamal Dilhan; Archer, Tenley C.; Pomeranz Krummel, Daniel A.; Auclair, Daniel; Bochicchio, James; Carneiro, Mauricio O.; Carter, Scott L.; Cibulskis, Kristian; Erlich, Rachel L.; Greulich, Heidi; Lawrence, Michael S.; Lennon, Niall J.; McKenna, Aaron; Meldrim, James; Ramos, Alex H.; Ross, Michael G.; Russ, Carsten; Shefler, Erica; Sivachenko, Andrey; Sogoloff, Brian; Stojanov, Petar; Tamayo, Pablo; Mesirov, Jill P.; Amani, Vladimir; Teider, Natalia; Sengupta, Soma; Francois, Jessica Pierre; Northcott, Paul A.; Taylor, Michael D.; Yu, Furong; Crabtree, Gerald R.; Kautzman, Amanda G.; Gabriel, Stacey B.; Getz, Gad; Jäger, Natalie; Jones, David T. W.; Lichter, Peter; Pfister, Stefan M.; Roberts, Thomas M.; Meyerson, Matthew; Pomeroy, Scott L.; Cho, Yoon-Jae (2012)
      Medulloblastomas are the most common malignant brain tumors in children1. Identifying and understanding the genetic events that drive these tumors is critical for the development of more effective diagnostic, prognostic ...
    • Recurrence of herpes simplex encephalitis associated with temozolomide chemoradiation for malignant glioma: a case report and review of the literature 

      Christman, Mitalee P.; Turbett, Sarah E.; Sengupta, Soma; Bakhadirov, Khamidulla U.; Williamson, Craig A.; Nayak, Lakshmi; Milligan, Tracey; Katz, Joel T. (Oxford University Press, 2014)
      Although herpes simplex encephalitis is not classically considered an opportunistic infection, reactivation of herpes simplex is being seen increasingly in patients with cancer or immunosuppression. The authors present a ...
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Renal Cancer Brain Metastasis: Prognostic Factors and the Role of Whole-Brain Radiation and Surgical Resection 

      Ippen, Franziska M.; Mahadevan, Anand; Wong, Eric T.; Uhlmann, Erik J.; Sengupta, Soma; Kasper, Ekkehard M. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2015)
      Background:. Renal cell carcinoma is a frequent source of brain metastasis. We present our consecutive series of patients treated with Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) and analyse prognostic factors and the interplay of ...