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Alanna Joyce Church, M.D.

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  1. Slack JC, Hollowell ML, Khouri KS, Church AJ, Ganske IM, Delano S, Al-Ibraheemi A. Expanding the Spectrum of Perioral Myogenic Tumors in Pediatric Patients: An SRF::NCOA2 Fused Perivascular Tumor of the Philtrum. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2022 Dec 01; 10935266221138896. PMID: 36457254.
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  2. Lazo De La Vega L, Comeau H, Sallan S, Al-Ibraheemi A, Gupta H, Li YY, Tsai HK, Kang W, Ward A, Church AJ, Kim A, Pinto NR, Macy ME, Maese LD, Sabnis AJ, Cherniack AD, Lindeman NI, Anderson ME, Cooney TM, Yeo KK, Reaman GH, DuBois SG, Collins NB, Johnson BE, Janeway KA, Forrest SJ. Rare FGFR Oncogenic Alterations in Sequenced Pediatric Solid and Brain Tumors Suggest FGFR Is a Relevant Molecular Target in Childhood Cancer. JCO Precis Oncol. 2022 11; 6:e2200390. PMID: 36446043; PMCID: PMC9812632.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  3. Shulman DS, Chen S, Hall D, Nag A, Thorner AR, Lessnick SL, Stegmaier K, Janeway KA, DuBois SG, Krailo MD, Barkauskas DA, Church AJ, Crompton BD. Adverse prognostic impact of the loss of STAG2 protein expression in patients with newly diagnosed localised Ewing sarcoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group. Br J Cancer. 2022 12; 127(12):2220-2226. PMID: 36221002; PMCID: PMC9726932.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Fisch AS, Church AJ. Special Considerations in the Molecular Diagnostics of Pediatric Neoplasms. Clin Lab Med. 2022 09; 42(3):349-365. PMID: 36150816.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  5. Church AJ, Corson LB, Kao PC, Imamovic-Tuco A, Reidy D, Doan D, Kang W, Pinto N, Maese L, Laetsch TW, Kim A, Colace SI, Macy ME, Applebaum MA, Bagatell R, Sabnis AJ, Weiser DA, Glade-Bender JL, Homans AC, Hipps J, Harris H, Manning D, Al-Ibraheemi A, Li Y, Gupta H, Cherniack AD, Lo YC, Strand GR, Lee LA, Pinches RS, Lazo De La Vega L, Harden MV, Lennon NJ, Choi S, Comeau H, Harris MH, Forrest SJ, Clinton CM, Crompton BD, Kamihara J, MacConaill LE, Volchenboum SL, Lindeman NI, Van Allen E, DuBois SG, London WB, Janeway KA. Molecular profiling identifies targeted therapy opportunities in pediatric solid cancer. Nat Med. 2022 08; 28(8):1581-1589. PMID: 35739269.
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  6. Zhang E, Miller A, Clinton C, DeSmith K, Voss SD, Aster JC, Church AJ, Rahbar R, Eberhart N, Janeway KA, DuBois SG. Gamma Secretase Inhibition for a Child With Metastatic Glomus Tumor and Activated NOTCH1. JCO Precis Oncol. 2022 06; 6:e2200099. PMID: 35731997.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  7. Baranov E, Winsnes K, O'Brien M, Voss SD, Church AJ, Janeway KA, DuBois SG, Davis JL, Al-Ibraheemi A. Histologic characterization of paediatric mesenchymal neoplasms treated with kinase-targeted therapy. Histopathology. 2022 Aug; 81(2):215-227. PMID: 35543076.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  8. Smith JR, Kamihara J, Church AJ, Asch E, Cherella CE, Fox VL, Wassner AJ. Thyroid Nodules in Children With Familial Adenomatous Polyposis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2022 07 01; 117(7):1166-1168. PMID: 35333786.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Saliba J, Church AJ, Rao S, Danos A, Furtado LV, Laetsch T, Zhang L, Nardi V, Lin WH, Ritter DI, Madhavan S, Li MM, Griffith OL, Griffith M, Raca G, Roy A. Standardized evidence-based approach for assessment of oncogenic and clinical significance of NTRK fusions. Cancer Genet. 2022 06; 264-265:50-59. PMID: 35366592; PMCID: PMC9252326.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  10. Church AJ, Moustafa D, Pinches RS, Hawryluk EB, Schmidt BAR. Genomic comparison of malignant melanoma and atypical Spitz tumor in the pediatric population. Pediatr Dermatol. 2022 May; 39(3):409-419. PMID: 35194848.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  11. Schienda J, Church AJ, Corson LB, Decker B, Clinton CM, Manning DK, Imamovic-Tuco A, Reidy D, Strand GR, Applebaum MA, Bagatell R, DuBois SG, Glade-Bender JL, Kang W, Kim A, Laetsch TW, Macy ME, Maese L, Pinto N, Sabnis AJ, Schiffman JD, Colace SI, Volchenboum SL, Weiser DA, Nowak JA, Lindeman NI, Janeway KA, Crompton BD, Kamihara J. Germline Sequencing Improves Tumor-Only Sequencing Interpretation in a Precision Genomic Study of Patients With Pediatric Solid Tumor. JCO Precis Oncol. 2021; 5. PMID: 34964003; PMCID: PMC8710335.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Wachter F, Al-Ibraheemi A, Trissal MC, Hollowell M, DuBois SG, Collins NB, Church AJ, Janeway KA. Molecular Characterization of Inflammatory Tumors Facilitates Initiation of Effective Therapy. Pediatrics. 2021 12 01; 148(6). PMID: 34814185.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Al-Ibraheemi A, Putra J, Tsai HK, Cano S, Lip V, Pinches RS, Restrepo T, Alexandrescu S, Janeway KA, Duraisamy S, Harris MH, Church AJ. Assessment of BCOR Internal Tandem Duplications in Pediatric Cancers by Targeted RNA Sequencing. J Mol Diagn. 2021 10; 23(10):1269-1278. PMID: 34325058.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  14. Slack JC, Church AJ. Molecular Alterations in Pediatric Solid Tumors. Surg Pathol Clin. 2021 Sep; 14(3):473-492. PMID: 34373097.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  15. Rosenbaum JN, Berry AB, Church AJ, Crooks K, Gagan JR, López-Terrada D, Pfeifer JD, Rennert H, Schrijver I, Snow AN, Wu D, Ewalt MD. A Curriculum for Genomic Education of Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellows: A Report of the Association for Molecular Pathology Training and Education Committee. J Mol Diagn. 2021 10; 23(10):1218-1240. PMID: 34245921.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  16. O'Neill AF, Church AJ, Perez-Atayde AR, Shaikh R, Marcus KJ, Vakili K. Fibrolamellar carcinoma: An entity all its own. Curr Probl Cancer. 2021 08; 45(4):100770. PMID: 34272087.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Papke DJ, Fisch AS, Ranganathan S, O'Neill A, Breen M, Church AJ, Perez-Atayde AR, Al-Ibraheemi A. Undifferentiated Embryonal Sarcoma of the Liver With Rhabdoid Morphology Mimicking Carcinoma: Expanding the Morphologic Spectrum or a Distinct Variant? Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2021 Nov-Dec; 24(6):564-569. PMID: 34121507.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  18. Smith JR, Liu E, Church AJ, Asch E, Cherella CE, Srivastava S, Kamihara J, Wassner AJ. Natural History of Thyroid Disease in Children with PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2021 03 08; 106(3):e1121-e1130. PMID: 33347563.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  19. Prensner JR, Putra J, Vargas SO, Church AJ, Janeway KA, McCleary NJ, DuBois SG. A case of metastatic adenocarcinoma of unknown primary in a pediatric patient: Opportunities for precision medicine. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2021 04; 68(4):e28780. PMID: 33314665.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  20. Albayrak A, Garrido-Castro AC, Giannakis M, Umeton R, Manam MD, Stover EH, Porter RL, Johnson BE, Liaw KL, Amonkar M, Church AJ, Janeway KA, Nowak JA, Sholl L, Lin NU, Johnson JM. Clinical Pan-Cancer Assessment of Mismatch Repair Deficiency Using Tumor-Only, Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing. JCO Precis Oncol. 2020 Nov; 4:1084-1097. PMID: 35050773.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    
  21. Chen S, Guenther LM, Aronhalt A, Cardillo L, Janeway KA, Church AJ. PD-1 and PD-L1 Expression in Osteosarcoma: Which Specimen to Evaluate? J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2020 11; 42(8):482-487. PMID: 31842180.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  22. Lopez-Nunez O, Alaggio R, Ranganathan S, Schmitt L, John I, Church AJ, Picarsic J. New molecular insights into the pathogenesis of lipoblastomas: clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular analysis in pediatric cases. Hum Pathol. 2020 10; 104:30-41. PMID: 32692992.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  23. Pinches RS, Clinton CM, Ward A, Meyer SC, Al-Ibraheemi A, Forrest SJ, Strand GR, Detert H, Piche-Schulman A, Gill K, Restrepo T, Tavares Proulx R, Perez-Atayde AR, Vargas SO, Shaikh R, Weldon C, Alexandrescu S, Hong AL, O'Neill AF, Hollowell M, Harris MH, Janeway KA, Crompton BD, Church AJ. Making the most of small samples: Optimization of tissue allocation of pediatric solid tumors for clinical and research use. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2020 09; 67(9):e28326. PMID: 32667141.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  24. Davis JL, Vargas SO, Rudzinski ER, López Marti JM, Janeway K, Forrest S, Winsnes K, Pinto N, Yang SE, VanSandt M, Boyd TK, Corless CL, Liu YJ, Surrey LF, Harris MH, Church A, Al-Ibraheemi A. Recurrent RET gene fusions in paediatric spindle mesenchymal neoplasms. Histopathology. 2020 Jun; 76(7):1032-1041. PMID: 31994201.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  25. Kamihara J, Paulson V, Breen MA, Laetsch TW, Rakheja D, Shulman DS, Schoettler ML, Clinton CM, Ward A, Reidy D, Pinches RS, Weiser DA, Mullen EA, Schienda J, Meyers PA, DuBois SG, Nowak JA, Foulkes WD, Schultz KAP, Janeway KA, Vargas SO, Church AJ. DICER1-associated central nervous system sarcoma in children: comprehensive clinicopathologic and genetic analysis of a newly described rare tumor. Mod Pathol. 2020 10; 33(10):1910-1921. PMID: 32291395.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  26. Pikman Y, Conway AS, Robichaud AL, Kitara S, Church AJ, Kennedy AL, Silverman LB, Billett AL, Weinstock DM, Harris MH, Stegmaier K. Targeting EZH2 for the treatment of hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma. Blood Adv. 2020 04 14; 4(7):1265-1269. PMID: 32232478.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  27. Forrest SJ, Al-Ibraheemi A, Doan D, Ward A, Clinton CM, Putra J, Pinches RS, Kadoch C, Chi SN, DuBois SG, Leavey PJ, LeBoeuf NR, Mullen E, Collins N, Church AJ, Janeway KA. Genomic and Immunologic Characterization of INI1-Deficient Pediatric Cancers. Clin Cancer Res. 2020 06 15; 26(12):2882-2890. PMID: 32122923.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  28. Paulson VA, Stojanov IA, Wasman JK, Restrepo T, Cano S, Plunkitt J, Duraisamy S, Harris MH, Chute DJ, Al-Ibraheemi A, Church AJ. Recurrent and novel USP6 fusions in cranial fasciitis identified by targeted RNA sequencing. Mod Pathol. 2020 05; 33(5):775-780. PMID: 31827231.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  29. Hillier K, Hughes A, Shamberger RC, Shusterman S, Perez-Atayde AR, Wassner AJ, Iafrate AJ, Dubuc A, Janeway KA, Rothenberg SM, Cox MC, Randolph GW, Wirth LJ, Tsai H, Church A, DuBois SG. A Novel ALK Fusion in Pediatric Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma. Thyroid. 2019 11; 29(11):1704-1707. PMID: 31650892.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  30. Koo SC, Janeway KA, Harris MH, Fryer CJ, Aster JC, Al-Ibraheemi A, Church AJ. A Distinctive Genomic and Immunohistochemical Profile for NOTCH3 and PDGFRB in Myofibroma With Diagnostic and Therapeutic Implications. Int J Surg Pathol. 2020 Apr; 28(2):128-137. PMID: 31566039.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  31. Hong AL, Tseng YY, Wala JA, Kim WJ, Kynnap BD, Doshi MB, Kugener G, Sandoval GJ, Howard TP, Li J, Yang X, Tillgren M, Ghandi M, Sayeed A, Deasy R, Ward A, McSteen B, Labella KM, Keskula P, Tracy A, Connor C, Clinton CM, Church AJ, Crompton BD, Janeway KA, Van Hare B, Sandak D, Gjoerup O, Bandopadhayay P, Clemons PA, Schreiber SL, Root DE, Gokhale PC, Chi SN, Mullen EA, Roberts CW, Kadoch C, Beroukhim R, Ligon KL, Boehm JS, Hahn WC. Renal medullary carcinomas depend upon SMARCB1 loss and are sensitive to proteasome inhibition. Elife. 2019 03 12; 8. PMID: 30860482.
    Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  32. Barclay SF, Inman KW, Luks VL, McIntyre JB, Al-Ibraheemi A, Church AJ, Perez-Atayde AR, Mangray S, Jeng M, Kreimer SR, Walker L, Fishman SJ, Alomari AI, Chaudry G, Trenor Iii CC, Adams D, Kozakewich HPW, Kurek KC. A somatic activating NRAS variant associated with kaposiform lymphangiomatosis. Genet Med. 2019 07; 21(7):1517-1524. PMID: 30542204; PMCID: PMC6565516.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  33. Guenther LM, Dharia NV, Ross L, Conway A, Robichaud AL, Catlett JL, Wechsler CS, Frank ES, Goodale A, Church AJ, Tseng YY, Guha R, McKnight CG, Janeway KA, Boehm JS, Mora J, Davis MI, Alexe G, Piccioni F, Stegmaier K. A Combination CDK4/6 and IGF1R Inhibitor Strategy for Ewing Sarcoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2019 02 15; 25(4):1343-1357. PMID: 30397176; PMCID: PMC6498855.
    Citations: 34     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  34. Church AJ, Calicchio ML, Nardi V, Skalova A, Pinto A, Dillon DA, Gomez-Fernandez CR, Manoj N, Haimes JD, Stahl JA, Dela Cruz FS, Tannenbaum-Dvir S, Glade-Bender JL, Kung AL, DuBois SG, Kozakewich HP, Janeway KA, Perez-Atayde AR, Harris MH. Recurrent EML4-NTRK3 fusions in infantile fibrosarcoma and congenital mesoblastic nephroma suggest a revised testing strategy. Mod Pathol. 2018 03; 31(3):463-473. PMID: 29099503.
    Citations: 39     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  35. Ramkissoon SH, Bandopadhayay P, Hwang J, Ramkissoon LA, Greenwald NF, Schumacher SE, O'Rourke R, Pinches N, Ho P, Malkin H, Sinai C, Filbin M, Plant A, Bi WL, Chang MS, Yang E, Wright KD, Manley PE, Ducar M, Alexandrescu S, Lidov H, Delalle I, Goumnerova LC, Church AJ, Janeway KA, Harris MH, MacConaill LE, Folkerth RD, Lindeman NI, Stiles CD, Kieran MW, Ligon AH, Santagata S, Dubuc AM, Chi SN, Beroukhim R, Ligon KL. Clinical targeted exome-based sequencing in combination with genome-wide copy number profiling: precision medicine analysis of 203 pediatric brain tumors. Neuro Oncol. 2017 Jul 01; 19(7):986-996. PMID: 28104717; PMCID: PMC5570190.
    Citations: 36     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  36. Ghazani AA, Oliver NM, St Pierre JP, Garofalo A, Rainville IR, Hiller E, Treacy DJ, Rojas-Rudilla V, Wood S, Bair E, Parello M, Huang F, Giannakis M, Wilson FH, Stover EH, Corsello SM, Nguyen T, Rana HQ, Church AJ, Lowenstein C, Cibulskis C, Amin-Mansour A, Heng J, Brais L, Santos A, Bauer P, Waldron A, Lo P, Gorman M, Lydon CA, Welch M, McNamara P, Gabriel S, Sholl LM, Lindeman NI, Garber JE, Joffe S, Van Allen EM, Gray SW, Ja Nne PA, Garraway LA, Wagle N. Assigning clinical meaning to somatic and germ-line whole-exome sequencing data in a prospective cancer precision medicine study. Genet Med. 2017 07; 19(7):787-795. PMID: 28125075.
    Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  37. Sholl LM, Do K, Shivdasani P, Cerami E, Dubuc AM, Kuo FC, Garcia EP, Jia Y, Davineni P, Abo RP, Pugh TJ, van Hummelen P, Thorner AR, Ducar M, Berger AH, Nishino M, Janeway KA, Church A, Harris M, Ritterhouse LL, Campbell JD, Rojas-Rudilla V, Ligon AH, Ramkissoon S, Cleary JM, Matulonis U, Oxnard GR, Chao R, Tassell V, Christensen J, Hahn WC, Kantoff PW, Kwiatkowski DJ, Johnson BE, Meyerson M, Garraway LA, Shapiro GI, Rollins BJ, Lindeman NI, MacConaill LE. Institutional implementation of clinical tumor profiling on an unselected cancer population. JCI Insight. 2016 11 17; 1(19):e87062. PMID: 27882345; PMCID: PMC5111542.
    Citations: 138     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  38. Hong AL, Tseng YY, Cowley GS, Jonas O, Cheah JH, Kynnap BD, Doshi MB, Oh C, Meyer SC, Church AJ, Gill S, Bielski CM, Keskula P, Imamovic A, Howell S, Kryukov GV, Clemons PA, Tsherniak A, Vazquez F, Crompton BD, Shamji AF, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Janeway KA, Roberts CW, Stegmaier K, van Hummelen P, Cima MJ, Langer RS, Garraway LA, Schreiber SL, Root DE, Hahn WC, Boehm JS. Integrated genetic and pharmacologic interrogation of rare cancers. Nat Commun. 2016 06 22; 7:11987. PMID: 27329820.
    Citations: 19     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCells
  39. Harris MH, DuBois SG, Glade Bender JL, Kim A, Crompton BD, Parker E, Dumont IP, Hong AL, Guo D, Church A, Stegmaier K, Roberts CWM, Shusterman S, London WB, MacConaill LE, Lindeman NI, Diller L, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Janeway KA. Multicenter Feasibility Study of Tumor Molecular Profiling to Inform Therapeutic Decisions in Advanced Pediatric Solid Tumors: The Individualized Cancer Therapy (iCat) Study. JAMA Oncol. 2016 May 01; 2(5):608-615. PMID: 26822149.
    Citations: 78     Fields:    
  40. Cornejo KM, Cheng L, Church A, Wang M, Jiang Z. Chromosome 12p abnormalities and IMP3 expression in prepubertal pure testicular teratomas. Hum Pathol. 2016 Mar; 49:54-60. PMID: 26826410.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  41. Tannenbaum-Dvir S, Glade Bender JL, Church AJ, Janeway KA, Harris MH, Mansukhani MM, Nagy PL, Andrews SJ, Murty VV, Kadenhe-Chiweshe A, Connolly EP, Kung AL, Dela Cruz FS. Characterization of a novel fusion gene EML4-NTRK3 in a case of recurrent congenital fibrosarcoma. Cold Spring Harb Mol Case Stud. 2015 Oct; 1(1):a000471. PMID: 27148571.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    
  42. Goswami RS, Atenafu EG, Xuan Y, Waldron L, Reis PP, Sun T, Datti A, Xu W, Kuruvilla J, Good DJ, Lai R, Church AJ, Lam WS, Baetz T, Lebrun DP, Sehn LH, Farinha P, Jurisica I, Bailey DJ, Gascoyne RD, Crump M, Kamel-Reid S. MicroRNA signature obtained from the comparison of aggressive with indolent non-Hodgkin lymphomas: potential prognostic value in mantle-cell lymphoma. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Aug 10; 31(23):2903-11. PMID: 23835716.
    Citations: 22     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  43. Church AJ, Andrew RD. Spreading depression expands traumatic injury in neocortical brain slices. J Neurotrauma. 2005 Feb; 22(2):277-90. PMID: 15716633.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:Animals
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