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Donald William Kufe, M.D.

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Connection Strength

6.807
  1. Avigan D, Rosenblatt J, Kufe D. Dendritic/tumor fusion cells as cancer vaccines. Semin Oncol. 2012 Jun; 39(3):287-95.
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    Score: 0.559
  2. Avigan D, Vasir B, Gong J, Borges V, Wu Z, Uhl L, Atkins M, Mier J, McDermott D, Smith T, Giallambardo N, Stone C, Schadt K, Dolgoff J, Tetreault JC, Villarroel M, Kufe D. Fusion cell vaccination of patients with metastatic breast and renal cancer induces immunological and clinical responses. Clin Cancer Res. 2004 Jul 15; 10(14):4699-708.
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    Score: 0.323
  3. Avigan D, Wu Z, Joyce R, Elias A, Richardson P, McDermott D, Levine J, Kennedy L, Giallombardo N, Hurley D, Gong J, Kufe D. Immune reconstitution following high-dose chemotherapy with stem cell rescue in patients with advanced breast cancer. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2000 Jul; 26(2):169-76.
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    Score: 0.245
  4. Avigan D, Wu Z, Gong J, Joyce R, Levine J, Elias A, Richardson P, Milano J, Kennedy L, Anderson K, Kufe D. Selective in vivo mobilization with granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor (GM-CSF)/granulocyte-CSF as compared to G-CSF alone of dendritic cell progenitors from peripheral blood progenitor cells in patients with advanced breast cancer undergoing autologous transplantation. Clin Cancer Res. 1999 Oct; 5(10):2735-41.
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    Score: 0.232
  5. Nahas MR, Stroopinsky D, Rosenblatt J, Cole L, Pyzer AR, Anastasiadou E, Sergeeva A, Ephraim A, Washington A, Orr S, McMasters M, Weinstock M, Jain S, Leaf RK, Ghiasuddin H, Rahimian M, Liegel J, Molldrem JJ, Slack F, Kufe D, Avigan D. Hypomethylating agent alters the immune microenvironment in acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) and enhances the immunogenicity of a dendritic cell/AML vaccine. Br J Haematol. 2019 05; 185(4):679-690.
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    Score: 0.223
  6. Stroopinsky D, Rajabi H, Nahas M, Rosenblatt J, Rahimian M, Pyzer A, Tagde A, Kharbanda A, Jain S, Kufe T, Leaf RK, Anastasiadou E, Bar-Natan M, Orr S, Coll MD, Palmer K, Ephraim A, Cole L, Washington A, Kufe D, Avigan D. MUC1-C drives myeloid leukaemogenesis and resistance to treatment by a survivin-mediated mechanism. J Cell Mol Med. 2018 May 15.
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    Score: 0.211
  7. Tagde A, Markert T, Rajabi H, Hiraki M, Alam M, Bouillez A, Avigan D, Anderson K, Kufe D. Targeting MUC1-C suppresses polycomb repressive complex 1 in multiple myeloma. Oncotarget. 2017 Sep 19; 8(41):69237-69249.
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    Score: 0.200
  8. Jain S, Washington A, Leaf RK, Bhargava P, Clark RA, Kupper TS, Stroopinsky D, Pyzer A, Cole L, Nahas M, Apel A, Rosenblatt J, Arnason J, Kufe D, Avigan D. Decitabine Priming Enhances Mucin 1 Inhibition Mediated Disruption of Redox Homeostasis in Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma. . 2017 10; 16(10):2304-2314.
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    Score: 0.199
  9. Yin L, Tagde A, Gali R, Tai YT, Hideshima T, Anderson K, Avigan D, Kufe D. MUC1-C is a target in lenalidomide resistant multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2017 09; 178(6):914-926.
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    Score: 0.198
  10. Pyzer AR, Stroopinsky D, Rosenblatt J, Anastasiadou E, Rajabi H, Washington A, Tagde A, Chu JH, Coll M, Jiao AL, Tsai LT, Tenen DE, Cole L, Palmer K, Ephraim A, Leaf RK, Nahas M, Apel A, Bar-Natan M, Jain S, McMasters M, Mendez L, Arnason J, Raby BA, Slack F, Kufe D, Avigan D. MUC1 inhibition leads to decrease in PD-L1 levels via upregulation of miRNAs. Leukemia. 2017 12; 31(12):2780-2790.
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    Score: 0.197
  11. Pyzer AR, Stroopinsky D, Rajabi H, Washington A, Tagde A, Coll M, Fung J, Bryant MP, Cole L, Palmer K, Somaiya P, Karp Leaf R, Nahas M, Apel A, Jain S, McMasters M, Mendez L, Levine J, Joyce R, Arnason J, Pandolfi PP, Kufe D, Rosenblatt J, Avigan D. MUC1-mediated induction of myeloid-derived suppressor cells in patients with acute myeloid leukemia. Blood. 2017 Mar 30; 129(13):1791-1801.
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    Score: 0.193
  12. Bar-Natan M, Stroopinsky D, Luptakova K, Coll MD, Apel A, Rajabi H, Pyzer AR, Palmer K, Reagan MR, Nahas MR, Karp Leaf R, Jain S, Arnason J, Ghobrial IM, Anderson KC, Kufe D, Rosenblatt J, Avigan D. Bone marrow stroma protects myeloma cells from cytotoxic damage via induction of the oncoprotein MUC1. Br J Haematol. 2017 03; 176(6):929-938.
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    Score: 0.193
  13. Rosenblatt J, Stone RM, Uhl L, Neuberg D, Joyce R, Levine JD, Arnason J, McMasters M, Luptakova K, Jain S, Zwicker JI, Hamdan A, Boussiotis V, Steensma DP, DeAngelo DJ, Galinsky I, Dutt PS, Logan E, Bryant MP, Stroopinsky D, Werner L, Palmer K, Coll M, Washington A, Cole L, Kufe D, Avigan D. Individualized vaccination of AML patients in remission is associated with induction of antileukemia immunity and prolonged remissions. Sci Transl Med. 2016 12 07; 8(368):368ra171.
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    Score: 0.191
  14. Tagde A, Rajabi H, Stroopinsky D, Gali R, Alam M, Bouillez A, Kharbanda S, Stone R, Avigan D, Kufe D. MUC1-C induces DNA methyltransferase 1 and represses tumor suppressor genes in acute myeloid leukemia. Oncotarget. 2016 Jun 28; 7(26):38974-38987.
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    Score: 0.185
  15. Stroopinsky D, Kufe D, Avigan D. MUC1 in hematological malignancies. Leuk Lymphoma. 2016 11; 57(11):2489-98.
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    Score: 0.185
  16. Tagde A, Rajabi H, Bouillez A, Alam M, Gali R, Bailey S, Tai YT, Hideshima T, Anderson K, Avigan D, Kufe D. MUC1-C drives MYC in multiple myeloma. Blood. 2016 05 26; 127(21):2587-97.
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    Score: 0.181
  17. Jain S, Stroopinsky D, Yin L, Rosenblatt J, Alam M, Bhargava P, Clark RA, Kupper TS, Palmer K, Coll MD, Rajabi H, Pyzer A, Bar-Natan M, Luptakova K, Arnason J, Joyce R, Kufe D, Avigan D. Mucin 1 is a potential therapeutic target in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Blood. 2015 Jul 16; 126(3):354-62.
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    Score: 0.172
  18. Yin L, Kufe T, Avigan D, Kufe D. Targeting MUC1-C is synergistic with bortezomib in downregulating TIGAR and inducing ROS-mediated myeloma cell death. Blood. 2014 May 08; 123(19):2997-3006.
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    Score: 0.158
  19. Stroopinsky D, Rosenblatt J, Ito K, Mills H, Yin L, Rajabi H, Vasir B, Kufe T, Luptakova K, Arnason J, Nardella C, Levine JD, Joyce RM, Galinsky I, Reiter Y, Stone RM, Pandolfi PP, Kufe D, Avigan D. MUC1 is a potential target for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia stem cells. Cancer Res. 2013 Sep 01; 73(17):5569-79.
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    Score: 0.151
  20. Rosenblatt J, Avivi I, Vasir B, Uhl L, Munshi NC, Katz T, Dey BR, Somaiya P, Mills H, Campigotto F, Weller E, Joyce R, Levine JD, Tzachanis D, Richardson P, Laubach J, Raje N, Boussiotis V, Yuan YE, Bisharat L, Held V, Rowe J, Anderson K, Kufe D, Avigan D. Vaccination with dendritic cell/tumor fusions following autologous stem cell transplant induces immunologic and clinical responses in multiple myeloma patients. Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Jul 01; 19(13):3640-8.
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    Score: 0.149
  21. Vasir B, Zarwan C, Ahmad R, Crawford KD, Rajabi H, Matsuoka K, Rosenblatt J, Wu Z, Mills H, Kufe D, Avigan D. Induction of antitumor immunity ex vivo using dendritic cells transduced with fowl pox vector expressing MUC1, CEA, and a triad of costimulatory molecules (rF-PANVAC). J Immunother. 2012 Sep; 35(7):555-69.
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    Score: 0.142
  22. Luptakova K, Rosenblatt J, Glotzbecker B, Mills H, Stroopinsky D, Kufe T, Vasir B, Arnason J, Tzachanis D, Zwicker JI, Joyce RM, Levine JD, Anderson KC, Kufe D, Avigan D. Lenalidomide enhances anti-myeloma cellular immunity. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2013 Jan; 62(1):39-49.
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    Score: 0.140
  23. Rosenblatt J, Glotzbecker B, Mills H, Vasir B, Tzachanis D, Levine JD, Joyce RM, Wellenstein K, Keefe W, Schickler M, Rotem-Yehudar R, Kufe D, Avigan D. PD-1 blockade by CT-011, anti-PD-1 antibody, enhances ex vivo T-cell responses to autologous dendritic cell/myeloma fusion vaccine. J Immunother. 2011 Jun; 34(5):409-18.
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    Score: 0.130
  24. Yin L, Wu Z, Avigan D, Rosenblatt J, Stone R, Kharbanda S, Kufe D. MUC1-C oncoprotein suppresses reactive oxygen species-induced terminal differentiation of acute myelogenous leukemia cells. Blood. 2011 May 05; 117(18):4863-70.
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    Score: 0.128
  25. Rosenblatt J, Vasir B, Uhl L, Blotta S, Macnamara C, Somaiya P, Wu Z, Joyce R, Levine JD, Dombagoda D, Yuan YE, Francoeur K, Fitzgerald D, Richardson P, Weller E, Anderson K, Kufe D, Munshi N, Avigan D. Vaccination with dendritic cell/tumor fusion cells results in cellular and humoral antitumor immune responses in patients with multiple myeloma. Blood. 2011 Jan 13; 117(2):393-402.
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    Score: 0.125
  26. Yin L, Ahmad R, Kosugi M, Kawano T, Avigan D, Stone R, Kharbanda S, Kufe D. Terminal differentiation of chronic myelogenous leukemia cells is induced by targeting of the MUC1-C oncoprotein. . 2010 Sep 01; 10(5):483-91.
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    Score: 0.124
  27. Yin L, Ahmad R, Kosugi M, Kufe T, Vasir B, Avigan D, Kharbanda S, Kufe D. Survival of human multiple myeloma cells is dependent on MUC1 C-terminal transmembrane subunit oncoprotein function. Mol Pharmacol. 2010 Aug; 78(2):166-74.
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    Score: 0.121
  28. Rosenblatt J, Wu Z, Vasir B, Zarwan C, Stone R, Mills H, Friedman T, Konstantinopoulos PA, Spentzos D, Ghebremichael M, Stevenson K, Neuberg D, Levine JD, Joyce R, Tzachanis D, Boussiotis V, Kufe D, Avigan D. Generation of tumor-specific T lymphocytes using dendritic cell/tumor fusions and anti-CD3/CD28. J Immunother. 2010 Feb-Mar; 33(2):155-66.
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    Score: 0.119
  29. Rosenblatt J, Bissonnette A, Ahmad R, Wu Z, Vasir B, Stevenson K, Zarwan C, Keefe W, Glotzbecker B, Mills H, Joyce R, Levine JD, Tzachanis D, Boussiotis V, Kufe D, Avigan D. Immunomodulatory effects of vitamin D: implications for GVHD. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2010 Sep; 45(9):1463-8.
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    Score: 0.118
  30. Raina D, Ahmad R, Joshi MD, Yin L, Wu Z, Kawano T, Vasir B, Avigan D, Kharbanda S, Kufe D. Direct targeting of the mucin 1 oncoprotein blocks survival and tumorigenicity of human breast carcinoma cells. Cancer Res. 2009 Jun 15; 69(12):5133-41.
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    Score: 0.113
  31. Vasir B, Wu Z, Crawford K, Rosenblatt J, Zarwan C, Bissonnette A, Kufe D, Avigan D. Fusions of dendritic cells with breast carcinoma stimulate the expansion of regulatory T cells while concomitant exposure to IL-12, CpG oligodeoxynucleotides, and anti-CD3/CD28 promotes the expansion of activated tumor reactive cells. J Immunol. 2008 Jul 01; 181(1):808-21.
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    Score: 0.106
  32. Lenahan C, Cho D, Bissonnette A, Rosenblatt J, Wu Z, Freeman G, Mier JW, Kufe D, Atkins MB, Avigan D. Immunologic effects of sunitinib in renal cell carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2008 May 20; 26(15_suppl):14551.
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    Score: 0.106
  33. Kawano T, Ito M, Raina D, Wu Z, Rosenblatt J, Avigan D, Stone R, Kufe D. MUC1 oncoprotein regulates Bcr-Abl stability and pathogenesis in chronic myelogenous leukemia cells. Cancer Res. 2007 Dec 15; 67(24):11576-84.
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    Score: 0.102
  34. Avigan DE, Vasir B, George DJ, Oh WK, Atkins MB, McDermott DF, Kantoff PW, Figlin RA, Vasconcelles MJ, Xu Y, Kufe D, Bukowski RM. Phase I/II study of vaccination with electrofused allogeneic dendritic cells/autologous tumor-derived cells in patients with stage IV renal cell carcinoma. J Immunother. 2007 Oct; 30(7):749-61.
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    Score: 0.101
  35. Kawano T, Agata N, Kharbanda S, Avigan D, Kufe D. A novel isocoumarin derivative induces mitotic phase arrest and apoptosis of human multiple myeloma cells. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2007 Feb; 59(3):329-35.
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    Score: 0.093
  36. Vasir B, Borges V, Wu Z, Grosman D, Rosenblatt J, Irie M, Anderson K, Kufe D, Avigan D. Fusion of dendritic cells with multiple myeloma cells results in maturation and enhanced antigen presentation. Br J Haematol. 2005 Jun; 129(5):687-700.
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    Score: 0.086
  37. Rosenblatt J, Kufe D, Avigan D. Dendritic cell fusion vaccines for cancer immunotherapy. Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2005 May; 5(5):703-15.
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    Score: 0.085
  38. Vasir B, Avigan D, Wu Z, Crawford K, Turnquist S, Ren J, Kufe D. Dendritic cells induce MUC1 expression and polarization on human T cells by an IL-7-dependent mechanism. J Immunol. 2005 Feb 15; 174(4):2376-86.
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    Score: 0.084
  39. Avigan DE, George DJ, Kantoff PW, Figlin RA, Kufe DW, Olencki TE, Vasconcelles MJ, Vasir BS, Xu Y, Bukowski RM. Interim safety and efficacy results from a phase I/II study of vaccination with electrofused allogeneic dendritic cells/autologous tumor-derived cells in patients with stage IV renal cell carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2004 Jul 15; 22(14_suppl):2526.
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    Score: 0.081
  40. Borges VF, Kufe D, Avigan DE. Update on cancer vaccines. Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2002 Nov; 18(6):723-31.
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    Score: 0.072
  41. Gong J, Koido S, Chen D, Tanaka Y, Huang L, Avigan D, Anderson K, Ohno T, Kufe D. Immunization against murine multiple myeloma with fusions of dendritic and plasmacytoma cells is potentiated by interleukin 12. Blood. 2002 Apr 01; 99(7):2512-7.
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    Score: 0.069
  42. Gong J, Nikrui N, Chen D, Koido S, Wu Z, Tanaka Y, Cannistra S, Avigan D, Kufe D. Fusions of human ovarian carcinoma cells with autologous or allogeneic dendritic cells induce antitumor immunity. J Immunol. 2000 Aug 01; 165(3):1705-11.
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    Score: 0.061
  43. Gong J, Avigan D, Chen D, Wu Z, Koido S, Kashiwaba M, Kufe D. Activation of antitumor cytotoxic T lymphocytes by fusions of human dendritic cells and breast carcinoma cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000 Mar 14; 97(6):2715-8.
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    Score: 0.060
  44. Liu S, Yin L, Stroopinsky D, Rajabi H, Puissant A, Stegmaier K, Avigan D, Kharbanda S, Kufe D, Stone R. MUC1-C oncoprotein promotes FLT3 receptor activation in acute myeloid leukemia cells. Blood. 2014 Jan 30; 123(5):734-42.
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    Score: 0.039
  45. Gong J, Koido S, Kato Y, Tanaka Y, Chen D, Jonas A, Galinsky I, DeAngelo D, Avigan D, Kufe D, Stone R. Induction of anti-leukemic cytotoxic T lymphocytes by fusion of patient-derived dendritic cells with autologous myeloblasts. Leuk Res. 2004 Dec; 28(12):1303-12.
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    Score: 0.021
  46. Raje N, Hideshima T, Davies FE, Chauhan D, Treon SP, Young G, Tai YT, Avigan D, Gong J, Schlossman RL, Richardson P, Kufe DW, Anderson KC. Tumour cell/dendritic cell fusions as a vaccination strategy for multiple myeloma. Br J Haematol. 2004 May; 125(3):343-52.
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    Score: 0.020
  47. Raje N, Gong J, Chauhan D, Teoh G, Avigan D, Wu Z, Chen D, Treon SP, Webb IJ, Kufe DW, Anderson KC. Bone marrow and peripheral blood dendritic cells from patients with multiple myeloma are phenotypically and functionally normal despite the detection of Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus gene sequences. Blood. 1999 Mar 01; 93(5):1487-95.
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    Score: 0.014
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