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Jorge Castillo, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Jorge Castillo and Zachary Hunter.
Connection Strength

8.514
  1. Jiménez C, Chan GG, Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Kofides A, Demos MG, Chen J, Liu X, Munshi M, Yang G, Castillo JJ, Wiestner A, García-Sanz R, Treon SP, Hunter ZR. Genomic evolution of ibrutinib-resistant clones in Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2020 Jun; 189(6):1165-1170.
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    Score: 0.244
  2. Treon SP, Xu L, Guerrera ML, Jimenez C, Hunter ZR, Liu X, Demos M, Gustine J, Chan G, Munshi M, Tsakmaklis N, Chen JG, Kofides A, Sklavenitis-Pistofidis R, Bustoros M, Keezer A, Meid K, Patterson CJ, Sacco A, Roccaro A, Branagan AR, Yang G, Ghobrial IM, Castillo JJ. Genomic Landscape of Waldenström Macroglobulinemia and Its Impact on Treatment Strategies. J Clin Oncol. 2020 Apr 10; 38(11):1198-1208.
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    Score: 0.244
  3. Castillo JJ, Itchaki G, Gustine JN, Meid K, Flynn CA, Demos MG, Guerrera ML, Jimenez C, Kofides A, Liu X, Munshi M, Tsakmaklis N, Patterson CJ, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. A matched case-control study comparing features, treatment and outcomes between patients with non-IgM lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma and Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Leuk Lymphoma. 2020 Jun; 61(6):1388-1394.
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    Score: 0.243
  4. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Meid K, Flynn CA, Demos MG, Guerrera ML, Jimenez C, Kofides A, Liu X, Munshi M, Tsakmaklis N, Patterson CJ, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. CXCR4 mutational status does not impact outcomes in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia treated with proteasome inhibitors. Am J Hematol. 2020 Jan 13.
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    Score: 0.242
  5. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Keezer A, Meid K, Flynn CA, Dubeau TE, Chan G, Chen J, Demos MG, Guerrera ML, Jimenez C, Kofides A, Liu X, Munshi M, Tsakmaklis N, Patterson CJ, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Deepening of response after completing rituximab-containing therapy in patients with Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia. Am J Hematol. 2019 Dec 23.
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    Score: 0.241
  6. Gustine JN, Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Demos MG, Kofides A, Chen JG, Liu X, Munshi M, Guerrera ML, Chan GG, Patterson CJ, Keezer A, Meid K, Dubeau T, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP, Castillo JJ. CXCR4S338X clonality is an important determinant of ibrutinib outcomes in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Blood Adv. 2019 10 08; 3(19):2800-2803.
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    Score: 0.238
  7. Castillo JJ, Moreno DF, Arbelaez MI, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. CXCR4 mutations affect presentation and outcomes in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia: A systematic review. Expert Rev Hematol. 2019 10; 12(10):873-881.
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    Score: 0.235
  8. Castillo JJ, Xu L, Gustine JN, Keezer A, Meid K, Dubeau TE, Liu X, Demos MG, Kofides A, Tsakmaklis N, Chen JG, Munshi M, Guerrera ML, Chan GG, Patterson CJ, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. CXCR4 mutation subtypes impact response and survival outcomes in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinaemia treated with ibrutinib. Br J Haematol. 2019 11; 187(3):356-363.
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    Score: 0.233
  9. Hunter ZR, Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Demos MG, Kofides A, Jimenez C, Chan GG, Chen J, Liu X, Munshi M, Gustine J, Meid K, Patterson CJ, Yang G, Dubeau T, Samur MK, Castillo JJ, Anderson KC, Munshi NC, Treon SP. Insights into the genomic landscape of MYD88 wild-type Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Blood Adv. 2018 11 13; 2(21):2937-2946.
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    Score: 0.223
  10. Babwah A, Gustine J, Meid K, Dubeau T, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP, Castillo JJ. Long survival in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinaemia diagnosed at a young age. Br J Haematol. 2019 05; 185(4):799-802.
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    Score: 0.223
  11. Treon SP, Xu L, Liu X, Hunter ZR, Yang G, Castillo JJ. Genomic Landscape of Waldenström Macroglobulinemia. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2018 10; 32(5):745-752.
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    Score: 0.219
  12. Treon SP, Gustine J, Meid K, Yang G, Xu L, Liu X, Demos M, Kofides A, Tsakmaklis N, Chen JG, Munshi M, Chan G, Dubeau T, Raje N, Yee A, O'Donnell E, Hunter ZR, Castillo JJ. Ibrutinib Monotherapy in Symptomatic, Treatment-Naïve Patients With Waldenström Macroglobulinemia. J Clin Oncol. 2018 09 20; 36(27):2755-2761.
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    Score: 0.219
  13. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Meid K, Dubeau TE, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Advani R, Palomba L, Treon SP. Impact of ibrutinib dose intensity on patient outcomes in previously treated Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Haematologica. 2018 10; 103(10):e466-e468.
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    Score: 0.216
  14. Castillo JJ, Dubeau T, Kofides A, Demos MG, Tsakmaklis N, Xu L, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Spotting the elusive Siberian tiger: Complete response to ibrutinib in a patient with Waldenström Macroglobulinemia. Am J Hematol. 2018 May 14.
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    Score: 0.216
  15. Castillo JJ, Meid K, Gustine JN, Dubeau T, Severns P, Hunter ZR, Yang G, Xu L, Treon SP. Prospective Clinical Trial of Ixazomib, Dexamethasone, and Rituximab as Primary Therapy in Waldenström Macroglobulinemia. Clin Cancer Res. 2018 07 15; 24(14):3247-3252.
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    Score: 0.215
  16. Guerrera ML, Tsakmaklis N, Xu L, Yang G, Demos M, Kofides A, Chan GG, Manning RJ, Liu X, Chen JG, Munshi M, Patterson CJ, Castillo JJ, Dubeau T, Gustine J, Carrasco RD, Arcaini L, Varettoni M, Cazzola M, Treon SP, Hunter ZR. MYD88 mutated and wild-type Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia: characterization of chromosome 6q gene losses and their mutual exclusivity with mutations in CXCR4. Haematologica. 2018 09; 103(9):e408-e411.
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    Score: 0.214
  17. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Meid K, Dubeau T, Severns P, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Low levels of von Willebrand markers associate with high serum IgM levels and improve with response to therapy, in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2019 03; 184(6):1011-1014.
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    Score: 0.213
  18. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Meid K, Dubeau TE, Severns P, Xu L, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Response and survival for primary therapy combination regimens and maintenance rituximab in Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2018 04; 181(1):77-85.
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    Score: 0.212
  19. Gustine JN, Meid K, Dubeau T, Severns P, Hunter ZR, Guang Y, Xu L, Treon SP, Castillo JJ. Ibrutinib discontinuation in Waldenström macroglobulinemia: Etiologies, outcomes, and IgM rebound. Am J Hematol. 2018 08; 93(4):511-517.
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    Score: 0.211
  20. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Meid K, Xu L, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Comparing apples to oranges: A commentary on the Mayo study of MYD88 significance in Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia. Am J Hematol. 2018 03; 93(3):E69-E71.
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    Score: 0.210
  21. Treon SP, Gustine J, Xu L, Manning RJ, Tsakmaklis N, Demos M, Meid K, Guerrera ML, Munshi M, Chan G, Chen J, Kofides A, Patterson CJ, Yang G, Liu X, Severns P, Dubeau T, Hunter ZR, Castillo JJ. MYD88 wild-type Waldenstrom Macroglobulinaemia: differential diagnosis, risk of histological transformation, and overall survival. Br J Haematol. 2018 02; 180(3):374-380.
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    Score: 0.209
  22. Vos JM, Tsakmaklis N, Patterson CJ, Meid K, Castillo JJ, Brodsky P, Ganz T, Pals ST, Kersten MJ, Xu L, Yang G, Treon SP, Hunter ZR. CXCL13 levels are elevated in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia, and are predictive of major response to ibrutinib. Haematologica. 2017 11; 102(11):e452-e455.
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    Score: 0.205
  23. Castillo JJ, Hunter ZR, Yang G, Treon SP. Novel approaches to targeting MYD88 in Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Expert Rev Hematol. 2017 08; 10(8):739-744.
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    Score: 0.203
  24. Gustine JN, Meid K, Dubeau T, Hunter ZR, Xu L, Yang G, Ghobrial IM, Treon SP, Castillo JJ. Serum IgM level as predictor of symptomatic hyperviscosity in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2017 06; 177(5):717-725.
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    Score: 0.201
  25. Hunter ZR, Yang G, Xu L, Liu X, Castillo JJ, Treon SP. Genomics, Signaling, and Treatment of Waldenström Macroglobulinemia. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Mar 20; 35(9):994-1001.
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    Score: 0.198
  26. Gustine JN, Meid K, Hunter ZR, Xu L, Treon SP, Castillo JJ. MYD88 mutations can be used to identify malignant pleural effusions in Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2018 02; 180(4):578-581.
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    Score: 0.193
  27. Castillo JJ, Hunter ZR, Yang G, Argyropoulos K, Palomba ML, Treon SP. Future therapeutic options for patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Best Pract Res Clin Haematol. 2016 06; 29(2):206-215.
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    Score: 0.192
  28. Castillo JJ, Gustine JN, Meid K, Dubeau T, Yang G, Xu L, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Idelalisib in Waldenström macroglobulinemia: high incidence of hepatotoxicity. Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 04; 58(4):1002-1004.
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    Score: 0.192
  29. Vos JM, Gustine J, Rennke HG, Hunter Z, Manning RJ, Dubeau TE, Meid K, Minnema MC, Kersten MJ, Treon SP, Castillo JJ. Renal disease related to Waldenström macroglobulinaemia: incidence, pathology and clinical outcomes. Br J Haematol. 2016 Nov; 175(4):623-630.
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    Score: 0.191
  30. Castillo JJ, Gustine J, Meid K, Dubeau T, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Histological transformation to diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Am J Hematol. 2016 10; 91(10):1032-5.
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    Score: 0.190
  31. Hunter ZR, Xu L, Yang G, Tsakmaklis N, Vos JM, Liu X, Chen J, Manning RJ, Chen JG, Brodsky P, Patterson CJ, Gustine J, Dubeau T, Castillo JJ, Anderson KC, Munshi NM, Treon SP. Transcriptome sequencing reveals a profile that corresponds to genomic variants in Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Blood. 2016 08 11; 128(6):827-38.
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    Score: 0.189
  32. Castillo JJ, Kanan S, Meid K, Manning R, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Rituximab intolerance in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2016 08; 174(4):645-8.
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    Score: 0.181
  33. Castillo JJ, Olszewski AJ, Kanan S, Meid K, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Survival outcomes of secondary cancers in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia: An analysis of the SEER database. Am J Hematol. 2015 Aug; 90(8):696-701.
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    Score: 0.176
  34. Castillo JJ, Olszewski AJ, Hunter ZR, Kanan S, Meid K, Treon SP. Incidence of secondary malignancies among patients with Waldenström macroglobulinemia: An analysis of the SEER database. Cancer. 2015 Jul 01; 121(13):2230-6.
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    Score: 0.173
  35. Castillo JJ, Olszewski AJ, Kanan S, Meid K, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Overall survival and competing risks of death in patients with Waldenström macroglobulinaemia: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results database. Br J Haematol. 2015 Apr; 169(1):81-9.
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    Score: 0.170
  36. Castillo JJ, Olszewski AJ, Cronin AM, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Survival trends in Waldenström macroglobulinemia: an analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results database. Blood. 2014 Jun 19; 123(25):3999-4000.
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    Score: 0.165
  37. Treon SP, Tripsas CK, Meid K, Kanan S, Sheehy P, Chuma S, Xu L, Cao Y, Yang G, Liu X, Patterson CJ, Warren D, Hunter ZR, Turnbull B, Ghobrial IM, Castillo JJ. Carfilzomib, rituximab, and dexamethasone (CaRD) treatment offers a neuropathy-sparing approach for treating Waldenström's macroglobulinemia. Blood. 2014 Jul 24; 124(4):503-10.
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    Score: 0.164
  38. Munshi M, Liu X, Chen JG, Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Demos MG, Kofides A, Guerrera ML, Jimenez C, Chan GG, Hunter ZR, Palomba ML, Argyropoulos KV, Meid K, Keezer A, Gustine J, Dubeau T, Castillo JJ, Patterson CJ, Wang J, Buhrlage SJ, Gray NS, Treon SP, Yang G. SYK is activated by mutated MYD88 and drives pro-survival signaling in MYD88 driven B-cell lymphomas. Blood Cancer J. 2020 01 31; 10(1):12.
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    Score: 0.061
  39. Liu X, Chen JG, Munshi M, Hunter ZR, Xu L, Kofides A, Tsakmaklis N, Demos MG, Guerrera ML, Chan GG, Jimenez C, Patterson CJ, Meid K, Keezer A, Castillo JJ, Treon SP, Yang G. Expression of the prosurvival kinase HCK requires PAX5 and mutated MYD88 signaling in MYD88-driven B-cell lymphomas. Blood Adv. 2020 Jan 14; 4(1):141-153.
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    Score: 0.061
  40. Gustine JN, Tsakmaklis N, Demos MG, Kofides A, Chen JG, Liu X, Munshi M, Guerrera ML, Chan GG, Patterson CJ, Meid K, Dubeau T, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Treon SP, Castillo JJ, Xu L. TP53 mutations are associated with mutated MYD88 and CXCR4, and confer an adverse outcome in Waldenström macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2019 01; 184(2):242-245.
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    Score: 0.055
  41. Chen JG, Liu X, Munshi M, Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Demos MG, Kofides A, Guerrera ML, Chan GG, Patterson CJ, Meid K, Gustine J, Dubeau T, Severns P, Castillo JJ, Hunter ZR, Wang J, Buhrlage SJ, Gray NS, Treon SP, Yang G. BTKCys481Ser drives ibrutinib resistance via ERK1/2 and protects BTKwild-type MYD88-mutated cells by a paracrine mechanism. Blood. 2018 05 03; 131(18):2047-2059.
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    Score: 0.053
  42. Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Yang G, Chen JG, Liu X, Demos M, Kofides A, Patterson CJ, Meid K, Gustine J, Dubeau T, Palomba ML, Advani R, Castillo JJ, Furman RR, Hunter ZR, Treon SP. Acquired mutations associated with ibrutinib resistance in Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Blood. 2017 05 04; 129(18):2519-2525.
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    Score: 0.050
  43. Treon SP, Meid K, Tripsas C, Heffner LT, Eradat H, Badros AZ, Xu L, Hunter ZR, Yang G, Patterson CJ, Gustine J, Castillo JJ, Matous J, Ghobrial IM. Prospective, Multicenter Clinical Trial of Everolimus as Primary Therapy in Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia (WMCTG 09-214). Clin Cancer Res. 2017 May 15; 23(10):2400-2404.
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    Score: 0.049
  44. Mason C, Savona S, Rini JN, Castillo JJ, Xu L, Hunter ZR, Treon SP, Allen SL. Ibrutinib penetrates the blood brain barrier and shows efficacy in the therapy of Bing Neel syndrome. Br J Haematol. 2017 10; 179(2):339-341.
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    Score: 0.047
  45. Yang G, Buhrlage SJ, Tan L, Liu X, Chen J, Xu L, Tsakmaklis N, Chen JG, Patterson CJ, Brown JR, Castillo JJ, Zhang W, Zhang X, Liu S, Cohen P, Hunter ZR, Gray N, Treon SP. HCK is a survival determinant transactivated by mutated MYD88, and a direct target of ibrutinib. Blood. 2016 06 23; 127(25):3237-52.
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    Score: 0.047
  46. Liu X, Hunter ZR, Xu L, Chen J, Chen JG, Tsakmaklis N, Patterson CJ, Castillo JJ, Buhrlage S, Gray N, Treon SP, Yang G. Targeting Myddosome Assembly in Waldenstrom Macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2017 06; 177(5):808-813.
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    Score: 0.047
  47. Gustine J, Meid K, Xu L, Hunter ZR, Castillo JJ, Treon SP. To select or not to select? The role of B-cell selection in determining the MYD88 mutation status in Waldenström Macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2017 03; 176(5):822-824.
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    Score: 0.046
  48. Xu L, Hunter ZR, Tsakmaklis N, Cao Y, Yang G, Chen J, Liu X, Kanan S, Castillo JJ, Tai YT, Zehnder JL, Brown JR, Carrasco RD, Advani R, Sabile JM, Argyropoulos K, Lia Palomba M, Morra E, Trojani A, Greco A, Tedeschi A, Varettoni M, Arcaini L, Munshi NM, Anderson KC, Treon SP. Clonal architecture of CXCR4 WHIM-like mutations in Waldenström Macroglobulinaemia. Br J Haematol. 2016 Mar; 172(5):735-44.
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    Score: 0.046
  49. Treon SP, Tripsas CK, Meid K, Warren D, Varma G, Green R, Argyropoulos KV, Yang G, Cao Y, Xu L, Patterson CJ, Rodig S, Zehnder JL, Aster JC, Harris NL, Kanan S, Ghobrial I, Castillo JJ, Laubach JP, Hunter ZR, Salman Z, Li J, Cheng M, Clow F, Graef T, Palomba ML, Advani RH. Ibrutinib in previously treated Waldenström's macroglobulinemia. N Engl J Med. 2015 Apr 09; 372(15):1430-40.
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    Score: 0.044
  50. Cao Y, Yang G, Hunter ZR, Liu X, Xu L, Chen J, Tsakmaklis N, Hatjiharissi E, Kanan S, Davids MS, Castillo JJ, Treon SP. The BCL2 antagonist ABT-199 triggers apoptosis, and augments ibrutinib and idelalisib mediated cytotoxicity in CXCR4 Wild-type and CXCR4 WHIM mutated Waldenstrom macroglobulinaemia cells. Br J Haematol. 2015 Jul; 170(1):134-8.
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    Score: 0.043
  51. Cao Y, Hunter ZR, Liu X, Xu L, Yang G, Chen J, Tsakmaklis N, Kanan S, Castillo JJ, Treon SP. CXCR4 WHIM-like frameshift and nonsense mutations promote ibrutinib resistance but do not supplant MYD88(L265P) -directed survival signalling in Waldenström macroglobulinaemia cells. Br J Haematol. 2015 Mar; 168(5):701-7.
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    Score: 0.042
  52. Treon SP, Hunter ZR, Castillo JJ, Merlini G. Waldenström macroglobulinemia. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2014 Oct; 28(5):945-70.
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    Score: 0.042
  53. Cao Y, Hunter ZR, Liu X, Xu L, Yang G, Chen J, Patterson CJ, Tsakmaklis N, Kanan S, Rodig S, Castillo JJ, Treon SP. The WHIM-like CXCR4(S338X) somatic mutation activates AKT and ERK, and promotes resistance to ibrutinib and other agents used in the treatment of Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia. Leukemia. 2015 Jan; 29(1):169-76.
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    Score: 0.041
  54. Xu L, Hunter ZR, Yang G, Cao Y, Liu X, Manning R, Tripsas C, Chen J, Patterson CJ, Kluk M, Kanan S, Castillo J, Lindeman N, Treon SP. Detection of MYD88 L265P in peripheral blood of patients with Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia and IgM monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance. Leukemia. 2014 Aug; 28(8):1698-704.
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    Score: 0.040
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