Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Radiation Oncology


Following is a list of selected publications from our faculty. For complete listings of individual faculty member's publications, see our faculty profiles.

  1. Future Directions of Intraoperative Radiation Therapy: A Brief Review.

    Paunesku T, Woloschak GE.

    Front Oncol. 2017 Dec 12;7:300. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2017.00300. eCollection 2017. Review.

  2. Development of a nomogram to predict the clinical impact of a postexcision preirradiation mammogram.

    Donnelly ED, Neuschler E, Henley C, Helenowski I, Hansen N, Khan SA, Bethke K, Gutiontov S, Nesbit E, Hayes J, Strauss JB.

    Breast J. 2017 Dec 29. doi: 10.1111/tbj.12974. [Epub ahead of print]

  3. Radiotherapy of MRI-detected involved internal mammary lymph nodes in breast cancer.

    Sachdev S, Goodman CR, Neuschler E, Kalakota K, Cutright D, Donnelly ED, Hayes JP, Prescott AE, Mirabelli G, Strauss JB.

    Radiat Oncol. 2017 Dec 19;12(1):199. doi: 10.1186/s13014-017-0934-5.

  4. Outcome and Prognostic Factors in Stage III Favorable-Histology Wilms Tumor: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group Study AREN0532.

    Fernandez CV, Mullen EA, Chi YY, Ehrlich PF, Perlman EJ, Kalapurakal JA, Khanna G, Paulino AC, Hamilton TE, Gow KW, Tochner Z, Hoffer FA, Withycombe JS, Shamberger RC, Kim Y, Geller JI, Anderson JR, Grundy PE, Dome JS.

    J Clin Oncol. 2018 Jan 20;36(3):254-261. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2017.73.7999. Epub 2017 Dec 6.

  5. Lessons from the Launch: Program Directors Reflect on Implementing the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Milestones.

    Sadhu JM, Lee PC, Stewart C, Carson NJ, Usher C, Maneta E, Kitts R, Sharma N, Adams A, Hazen EP, Myint MT, Lee ES, Vasa RA, Randall TL, Leong SL, Jacobson SL.

    Acad Psychiatry. 2017 Dec 1. doi: 10.1007/s40596-017-0852-8. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.

  6. Glucocerebrosidase haploinsufficiency in A53T α-synuclein mice impacts disease onset and course.

    Tayebi N, Parisiadou L, Berhe B, Gonzalez AN, Serra-Vinardell J, Tamargo RJ, Maniwang E, Sorrentino Z, Fujiwara H, Grey RJ, Hassan S, Blech-Hermoni YN, Chen C, McGlinchey R, Makariou-Pikis C, Brooks M, Ginns EI, Ory DS, Giasson BI, Sidransky E.

    Mol Genet Metab. 2017 Dec;122(4):198-208. doi: 10.1016/j.ymgme.2017.11.001. Epub 2017 Nov 21.

  7. Xenotransplantation of pediatric low grade gliomas confirms the enrichment of BRAF V600E mutation and preservation of CDKN2A deletion in a novel orthotopic xenograft mouse model of progressive pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma.

    Kogiso M, Qi L, Lindsay H, Huang Y, Zhao X, Liu Z, Braun FK, Du Y, Zhang H, Bae G, Zhao S, Injac SG, Sobieski M, Brunell D, Mehta V, Tran D, Murray J, Baxter PA, Yuan XJ, Su JM, Adesina A, Perlaky L, Chintagumpala M, Parsons DW, Lau CC, Stephan CC, Lu X, Li XN.

    Oncotarget. 2017 Sep 8;8(50):87455-87471. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.20713. eCollection 2017 Oct 20.

  8. ALA/LA ameliorates glucose toxicity on HK-2 cells by attenuating oxidative stress and apoptosis through the ROS/p38/TGF-β1 pathway.

    Jiang M, Zhang H, Zhai L, Ye B, Cheng Y, Zhai C.

    Lipids Health Dis. 2017 Nov 16;16(1):216. doi: 10.1186/s12944-017-0611-6.

  9. Gross total resection and adjuvant radiotherapy most significant predictors of improved survival in patients with atypical meningioma.

    Rydzewski NR, Lesniak MS, Chandler JP, Kalapurakal JA, Pollom E, Tate MC, Bloch O, Kruser T, Dalal P, Sachdev S.

    Cancer. 2017 Nov 13. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31088. [Epub ahead of print]

  10. Postsurgical Cavity Evolution After Brain Metastasis Resection: How Soon Should Postoperative Radiosurgery Follow?

    Patel RA, Lock D, Helenowski IB, Chandler JP, Sachdev S, Tate MC, Kruser TJ.

    World Neurosurg. 2017 Nov 6. pii: S1878-8750(17)31887-9. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.10.159. [Epub ahead of print]

  11. Technical Note: Dosimetric impact of spherical applicator size in Intrabeam™ IORT for treating unicentric breast cancer lesions.

    Saleh Y, Zhang H.

    Med Phys. 2017 Dec;44(12):6706-6714. doi: 10.1002/mp.12637. Epub 2017 Nov 13.

  12. A feasibility study of using advanced external beam techniques to create a vaginal cuff brachytherapy-like endometrial boost plan.

    Grelewicz Z, Zerrusen B, Sathiaseelan V, Zhang H.

    Med Dosim. 2017 Sep 5. pii: S0958-3947(17)30091-2. doi: 10.1016/j.meddos.2017.07.013. [Epub ahead of print]

  13. Modeling African American prostate adenocarcinoma by inducing defined genetic alterations in organoids.

    Unno K, Roh M, Yoo YA, Al-Shraideh Y, Wang L, Nonn L, Abdulkadir SA.

    Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 19;8(31):51264-51276. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17230. eCollection 2017 Aug 1.

  14. Therapeutic analysis of Intrabeam-based intraoperative radiation therapy in the treatment of unicentric breast cancer lesions utilizing a spherical target volume model.

    Schwid M, Donnelly ED, Zhang H.

    J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2017 Sep;18(5):184-194. doi: 10.1002/acm2.12140. Epub 2017 Jul 25.

  15. A Cooperative Copper Metal-Organic Framework-Hydrogel System Improves Wound Healing in Diabetes.

    Xiao J, Chen S, Yi J, Zhang H, Ameer GA.

    Adv Funct Mater. 2017 Jan 5;27(1). pii: 1604872. doi: 10.1002/adfm.201604872. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

  16. Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Grade 2 Meningiomas.

    Refaat T, Gentile M, Sachdev S, Dalal P, Butala A, Gutiontov S, Helenowksi I, Lee P, Sathiaseelan V, Bloch O, Chandler J, Kalapurakal JA.

    J Neurol Surg B Skull Base. 2017 Aug;78(4):288-294. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1597834. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

  17. Internalized CD44s splice isoform attenuates EGFR degradation by targeting Rab7A.

    Wang W, Zhang H, Liu S, Kim CK, Xu Y, Hurley LA, Nishikawa R, Nagane M, Hu B, Stegh AH, Cheng SY, Cheng C.

    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Aug 1;114(31):8366-8371. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1701289114. Epub 2017 Jul 17.

  18. Biological analysis of cancer specific microRNAs on function modeling in osteosarcoma.

    Wang H, Tang M, Ou L, Hou M, Feng T, Huang YE, Jin Y, Zhang H, Zuo G.

    Sci Rep. 2017 Jul 14;7(1):5382. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05819-7.

  19. Dejerine-Roussy syndrome from thalamic metastasis treated with stereotactic radiosurgery.

    Patel RA, Chandler JP, Jain S, Gopalakrishnan M, Sachdev S.

    J Clin Neurosci. 2017 Oct;44:227-228. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2017.06.025. Epub 2017 Jul 3.

  20. Manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2): is there a center in the universe of mitochondrial redox signaling?

    Zou X, Ratti BA, O'Brien JG, Lautenschlager SO, Gius DR, Bonini MG, Zhu Y.

    J Bioenerg Biomembr. 2017 Aug;49(4):325-333. doi: 10.1007/s10863-017-9718-8. Epub 2017 Jun 14. Review.