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Wenxin Xu, M.D.


Harvard Medical School, Boston, MAMD2014Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA2017Internal Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA2020Hematology/Oncology

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  1. Young Investigator Award (Wenxin Xu) Jul 1, 2020 - Jun 30, 2021
    ASCO Conquer Cancer Foundation
    Kidney Injury Molecule-1 in renal cell carcinoma
    Role: Principal Investigator
  2. Career Enhancement Award (Wenxin Xu) Sep 1, 2019 - Aug 31, 2020
    DF/HCC Kidney Cancer SPORE
    Clinical characterization of Kidney Injury Molecule-1 (KIM-1) as a biomarker in renal cell carcinoma
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Hirsch L, Martinez Chanza N, Farah S, Xie W, Flippot R, Braun DA, Rathi N, Thouvenin J, Collier KA, Seront E, de Velasco G, Dzimitrowicz H, Beuselinck B, Xu W, Bowman IA, Lam ET, Abuqayas B, Bilen MA, Varkaris A, Zakharia Y, Harrison MR, Mortazavi A, Barthélémy P, Agarwal N, McKay RR, Brastianos PK, Krajewski KM, Albigès L, Harshman LC, Choueiri TK. Clinical Activity and Safety of Cabozantinib for Brain Metastases in Patients With Renal Cell Carcinoma. JAMA Oncol. 2021 Oct 21. PMID: 34673916.
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  2. Xu W, Puligandla M, Halbert B, Haas NB, Flaherty KT, Uzzo RG, Dutcher JP, DiPaola RS, Sabbisetti V, Bhatt RS. Plasma KIM-1 Is Associated with Recurrence Risk after Nephrectomy for Localized Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Trial of the ECOG-ACRIN Research Group (E2805). Clin Cancer Res. 2021 Jun 15; 27(12):3397-3403. PMID: 33832947.
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  3. Braun DA, Street K, Burke KP, Cookmeyer DL, Denize T, Pedersen CB, Gohil SH, Schindler N, Pomerance L, Hirsch L, Bakouny Z, Hou Y, Forman J, Huang T, Li S, Cui A, Keskin DB, Steinharter J, Bouchard G, Sun M, Pimenta EM, Xu W, Mahoney KM, McGregor BA, Hirsch MS, Chang SL, Livak KJ, McDermott DF, Shukla SA, Olsen LR, Signoretti S, Sharpe AH, Irizarry RA, Choueiri TK, Wu CJ. Progressive immune dysfunction with advancing disease stage in renal cell carcinoma. Cancer Cell. 2021 05 10; 39(5):632-648.e8. PMID: 33711273.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    
  4. Xu W, Piper-Vallillo AJ, Bindal P, Wischhusen J, Patel JM, Costa DB, Peters MLB. Time to SARS-CoV-2 clearance among patients with cancer and COVID-19. Cancer Med. 2021 03; 10(5):1545-1549. PMID: 33560590.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  5. Kehl KL, Xu W, Lepisto E, Elmarakeby H, Hassett MJ, Van Allen EM, Johnson BE, Schrag D. Natural Language Processing to Ascertain Cancer Outcomes From Medical Oncologist Notes. JCO Clin Cancer Inform. 2020 08; 4:680-690. PMID: 32755459.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  6. Xu W, Atkins MB, McDermott DF. Checkpoint inhibitor immunotherapy in kidney cancer. Nat Rev Urol. 2020 03; 17(3):137-150. PMID: 32020040.
    Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  7. Varkaris A, Xu W, Davis RB, Healy B, McDermott DF. Combining Immune Checkpoint and VEGFR Inhibition in Favorable Risk and Elderly Patients With Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2020 06; 18(3):179-184.e3. PMID: 32144046.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  8. Xu W, Puligandla M, Manola J, Bullock AJ, Tamasauskas D, McDermott DF, Atkins MB, Haas NB, Flaherty K, Uzzo RG, Dutcher JP, DiPaola RS, Bhatt RS. Angiogenic Factor and Cytokine Analysis among Patients Treated with Adjuvant VEGFR TKIs in Resected Renal Cell Carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2019 10 15; 25(20):6098-6106. PMID: 31471309.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Xu W, Bubley GJ. Repurposed Drugs for Prostate Cancer. Cancer J. 2019 Mar/Apr; 25(2):121-126. PMID: 30896534.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  10. Xu W, Shubina M, Goldberg SI, Turchin A. Body mass index and all-cause mortality in patients with hypertension. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Aug; 23(8):1712-20. PMID: 26179058.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  11. Xu W, Goldberg SI, Shubina M, Turchin A. Optimal systolic blood pressure target, time to intensification, and time to follow-up in treatment of hypertension: population based retrospective cohort study. BMJ. 2015 Feb 05; 350:h158. PMID: 25655523.
    Citations: 37     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Brown KM, Costanzo MS, Xu W, Roy S, Lozovsky ER, Hartl DL. Compensatory mutations restore fitness during the evolution of dihydrofolate reductase. Mol Biol Evol. 2010 Dec; 27(12):2682-90. PMID: 20576759.
    Citations: 41     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  13. Stevens JB, Liu G, Bremer SW, Ye KJ, Xu W, Xu J, Sun Y, Wu GS, Savasan S, Krawetz SA, Ye CJ, Heng HH. Mitotic cell death by chromosome fragmentation. Cancer Res. 2007 Aug 15; 67(16):7686-94. PMID: 17699772.
    Citations: 24     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.