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profileSunita Ramakrishna Setlur, Ph.D.

TitleInstructor in Pathology
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Womens Hospital
Pathology, LMRC, 414
221 Longwood Ave
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Yu L, Kim HT, Kasar S, Benien P, Du W, Hoang K, Aw A, Tesar B, Improgo R, Fernandes S, Radhakrishnan S, Klitgaard J, Lee C, Getz G, Setlur SR, Brown JR. Survival of Del17p CLL Depends on Genomic Complexity and Somatic Mutation. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Feb 01; 23(3):735-745. PMID: 27503198.
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  2. Perets R, Wyant GA, Muto KW, Bijron JG, Poole BB, Chin KT, Chen JY, Ohman AW, Stepule CD, Kwak S, Karst AM, Hirsch MS, Setlur SR, Crum CP, Dinulescu DM, Drapkin R. Transformation of the fallopian tube secretory epithelium leads to high-grade serous ovarian cancer in Brca;Tp53;Pten models. Cancer Cell. 2013 Dec 09; 24(6):751-65. PMID: 24332043; PMCID: PMC3917315.
  3. Setlur SR, Lee C. Tumor archaeology reveals that mutations love company. Cell. 2012 May 25; 149(5):959-61. PMID: 22632962.
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  4. Demichelis F, Setlur SR, Banerjee S, Chakravarty D, Chen JY, Chen CX, Huang J, Beltran H, Oldridge DA, Kitabayashi N, Stenzel B, Schaefer G, Horninger W, Bektic J, Chinnaiyan AM, Goldenberg S, Siddiqui J, Regan MM, Kearney M, Soong TD, Rickman DS, Elemento O, Wei JT, Scherr DS, Sanda MA, Bartsch G, Lee C, Klocker H, Rubin MA. Identification of functionally active, low frequency copy number variants at 15q21.3 and 12q21.31 associated with prostate cancer risk. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Apr 24; 109(17):6686-91. PMID: 22496589; PMCID: PMC3340033.
  5. Li YC, Chien SC, Setlur SR, Lin WD, Tsai FJ, Lin CC. Prenatal detection and characterization of a psu idic(8)(p23.3) which likely derived from nonallelic homologous recombination between two MYOM2-repeats. J Formos Med Assoc. 2015 Jan; 114(1):81-7. PMID: 25618588.
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  6. Penney KL, Sinnott JA, Fall K, Pawitan Y, Hoshida Y, Kraft P, Stark JR, Fiorentino M, Perner S, Finn S, Calza S, Flavin R, Freedman ML, Setlur S, Sesso HD, Andersson SO, Martin N, Kantoff PW, Johansson JE, Adami HO, Rubin MA, Loda M, Golub TR, Andrén O, Stampfer MJ, Mucci LA. mRNA expression signature of Gleason grade predicts lethal prostate cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2011 Jun 10; 29(17):2391-6. PMID: 21537050; PMCID: PMC3107753.
  7. Rickman DS, Chen YB, Banerjee S, Pan Y, Yu J, Vuong T, Perner S, Lafargue CJ, Mertz KD, Setlur SR, Sircar K, Chinnaiyan AM, Bismar TA, Rubin MA, Demichelis F. ERG cooperates with androgen receptor in regulating trefoil factor 3 in prostate cancer disease progression. Neoplasia. 2010 Dec; 12(12):1031-40. PMID: 21170267; PMCID: PMC3003138.
  8. Setlur SR, Ihm C, Tchinda J, Shams S, Werner L, Cho EK, Thompson C, Phillips K, Rassenti LZ, Kipps TJ, Neuberg D, Freedman AS, Lee C, Brown JR. Comparison of familial and sporadic chronic lymphocytic leukaemia using high resolution array comparative genomic hybridization. Br J Haematol. 2010 Nov; 151(4):336-45. PMID: 20812997; PMCID: PMC3584328.
  9. Sboner A, Demichelis F, Calza S, Pawitan Y, Setlur SR, Hoshida Y, Perner S, Adami HO, Fall K, Mucci LA, Kantoff PW, Stampfer M, Andersson SO, Varenhorst E, Johansson JE, Gerstein MB, Golub TR, Rubin MA, Andrén O. Molecular sampling of prostate cancer: a dilemma for predicting disease progression. BMC Med Genomics. 2010 Mar 16; 3:8. PMID: 20233430; PMCID: PMC2855514.
  10. Oldridge DA, Banerjee S, Setlur SR, Sboner A, Demichelis F. Optimizing copy number variation analysis using genome-wide short sequence oligonucleotide arrays. Nucleic Acids Res. 2010 Jun; 38(10):3275-86. PMID: 20156996; PMCID: PMC2879534.
  11. Choy KW, Setlur SR, Lee C, Lau TK. The impact of human copy number variation on a new era of genetic testing. BJOG. 2010 Mar; 117(4):391-8. PMID: 20105165.
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  12. Setlur SR, Chen CX, Hossain RR, Ha JS, Van Doren VE, Stenzel B, Steiner E, Oldridge D, Kitabayashi N, Banerjee S, Chen JY, Schäfer G, Horninger W, Lee C, Rubin MA, Klocker H, Demichelis F. Genetic variation of genes involved in dihydrotestosterone metabolism and the risk of prostate cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Jan; 19(1):229-39. PMID: 20056642.
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  13. Setlur SR, Mertz KD, Rubin MA. Integration of ERG gene mapping and gene-expression profiling identifies distinct categories of human prostate cancer. BJU Int. 2009 May; 103(9):1293; author reply 1293. PMID: 19402829.
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  14. Demichelis F, Setlur SR, Beroukhim R, Perner S, Korbel JO, Lafargue CJ, Pflueger D, Pina C, Hofer MD, Sboner A, Svensson MA, Rickman DS, Urban A, Snyder M, Meyerson M, Lee C, Gerstein MB, Kuefer R, Rubin MA. Distinct genomic aberrations associated with ERG rearranged prostate cancer. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2009 Apr; 48(4):366-80. PMID: 19156837; PMCID: PMC2674964.
  15. Rickman DS, Pflueger D, Moss B, VanDoren VE, Chen CX, de la Taille A, Kuefer R, Tewari AK, Setlur SR, Demichelis F, Rubin MA. SLC45A3-ELK4 is a novel and frequent erythroblast transformation-specific fusion transcript in prostate cancer. Cancer Res. 2009 Apr 01; 69(7):2734-8. PMID: 19293179; PMCID: PMC4063441.
  16. Descazeaud A, Rubin MA, Hofer M, Setlur S, Nikolaief N, Vacherot F, Soyeux P, Kheuang L, Abbou CC, Allory Y, de la Taille A. BPH gene expression profile associated to prostate gland volume. Diagn Mol Pathol. 2008 Dec; 17(4):207-13. PMID: 18936709; PMCID: PMC2822796.
  17. Setlur SR, Mertz KD, Hoshida Y, Demichelis F, Lupien M, Perner S, Sboner A, Pawitan Y, Andrén O, Johnson LA, Tang J, Adami HO, Calza S, Chinnaiyan AM, Rhodes D, Tomlins S, Fall K, Mucci LA, Kantoff PW, Stampfer MJ, Andersson SO, Varenhorst E, Johansson JE, Brown M, Golub TR, Rubin MA. Estrogen-dependent signaling in a molecularly distinct subclass of aggressive prostate cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2008 Jun 04; 100(11):815-25. PMID: 18505969; PMCID: PMC3073404.
  18. Kelly KA, Setlur SR, Ross R, Anbazhagan R, Waterman P, Rubin MA, Weissleder R. Detection of early prostate cancer using a hepsin-targeted imaging agent. Cancer Res. 2008 Apr 01; 68(7):2286-91. PMID: 18381435; PMCID: PMC2709884.
  19. Setlur SR, Royce TE, Sboner A, Mosquera JM, Demichelis F, Hofer MD, Mertz KD, Gerstein M, Rubin MA. Integrative microarray analysis of pathways dysregulated in metastatic prostate cancer. Cancer Res. 2007 Nov 01; 67(21):10296-303. PMID: 17974971.
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  20. Roy S, Setlur S, Gadkari RA, Krishnamurthy HN, Dighe RR. Translational fusion of two beta-subunits of human chorionic gonadotropin results in production of a novel antagonist of the hormone. Endocrinology. 2007 Aug; 148(8):3977-86. PMID: 17478554.
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  21. Mertz KD, Setlur SR, Dhanasekaran SM, Demichelis F, Perner S, Tomlins S, Tchinda J, Laxman B, Vessella RL, Beroukhim R, Lee C, Chinnaiyan AM, Rubin MA. Molecular characterization of TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusion in the NCI-H660 prostate cancer cell line: a new perspective for an old model. Neoplasia. 2007 Mar; 9(3):200-6. PMID: 17401460; PMCID: PMC1838578.
  22. Demichelis F, Fall K, Perner S, Andrén O, Schmidt F, Setlur SR, Hoshida Y, Mosquera JM, Pawitan Y, Lee C, Adami HO, Mucci LA, Kantoff PW, Andersson SO, Chinnaiyan AM, Johansson JE, Rubin MA. TMPRSS2:ERG gene fusion associated with lethal prostate cancer in a watchful waiting cohort. Oncogene. 2007 Jul 05; 26(31):4596-9. PMID: 17237811.
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  23. Setlur SR, Dighe RR. Single chain human chorionic gonadotropin, hCGalphabeta: effects of mutations in the alpha subunit on structure and bioactivity. Glycoconj J. 2007 Jan; 24(1):97-106. PMID: 17143726.
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  24. Perner S, Demichelis F, Beroukhim R, Schmidt FH, Mosquera JM, Setlur S, Tchinda J, Tomlins SA, Hofer MD, Pienta KG, Kuefer R, Vessella R, Sun XW, Meyerson M, Lee C, Sellers WR, Chinnaiyan AM, Rubin MA. TMPRSS2:ERG fusion-associated deletions provide insight into the heterogeneity of prostate cancer. Cancer Res. 2006 Sep 01; 66(17):8337-41. PMID: 16951139.
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  25. Setlur SR, Rubin MA. Current thoughts on the role of the androgen receptor and prostate cancer progression. Adv Anat Pathol. 2005 Sep; 12(5):265-70. PMID: 16210922.
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  26. Hofer MD, Fecko A, Shen R, Setlur SR, Pienta KG, Tomlins SA, Chinnaiyan AM, Rubin MA. Expression of the platelet-derived growth factor receptor in prostate cancer and treatment implications with tyrosine kinase inhibitors. Neoplasia. 2004 Sep-Oct; 6(5):503-12. PMID: 15548358; PMCID: PMC1531653.
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