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profileRebecca Suk Heist, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentMedicine
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Yawkey 7B
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
Phone617/724-4000
Fax617/726-0453
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TitleAssistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Health
InstitutionHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
DepartmentEnvironmental+Occupational Medicine+Epi


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  1. Basch E, Dueck AC, Rogak LJ, Minasian LM, Kelly WK, O'Mara AM, Denicoff AM, Seisler D, Atherton PJ, Paskett E, Carey L, Dickler M, Heist RS, Himelstein A, Rugo HS, Sikov WM, Socinski MA, Venook AP, Weckstein DJ, Lake DE, Biggs DD, Freedman RA, Kuzma C, Kirshner JJ, Schrag D. Feasibility Assessment of Patient Reporting of Symptomatic Adverse Events in Multicenter Cancer Clinical Trials. JAMA Oncol. 2017 Aug 01; 3(8):1043-1050. PMID: 28208174.
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  2. Gray JE, Heist RS, Starodub AN, Camidge DR, Kio EA, Masters GA, Purcell WT, Guarino MJ, Misleh J, Schneider CJ, Schneider BJ, Ocean A, Johnson T, Gandhi L, Kalinsky K, Scheff R, Messersmith WA, Govindan SV, Maliakal PP, Mudenda B, Wegener WA, Sharkey RM, Goldenberg DM. Therapy of Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC) with a Topoisomerase-I-inhibiting Antibody-Drug Conjugate (ADC) Targeting Trop-2, Sacituzumab Govitecan. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Oct 01; 23(19):5711-5719. PMID: 28679770.
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  3. Heist RS, Guarino MJ, Masters G, Purcell WT, Starodub AN, Horn L, Scheff RJ, Bardia A, Messersmith WA, Berlin J, Ocean AJ, Govindan SV, Maliakal P, Mudenda B, Wegener WA, Sharkey RM, Goldenberg DM, Camidge DR. Therapy of Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer With an SN-38-Anti-Trop-2 Drug Conjugate, Sacituzumab Govitecan. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Aug 20; 35(24):2790-2797. PMID: 28548889.
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  4. Dagogo-Jack I, Fabrizio D, Lennerz J, Schrock AB, Young L, Mino-Kenudson M, Digumarthy SR, Heist RS, Ali SM, Miller VA, Shaw AT. Circulating Tumor DNA Identifies EGFR Coamplification as a Mechanism of Resistance to Crizotinib in a Patient with Advanced MET-Amplified Lung Adenocarcinoma. J Thorac Oncol. 2017 Oct; 12(10):e155-e157. PMID: 28499860.
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  5. Piotrowska Z, Stirling K, Heist R, Campo M, Rizzo C, Digumarthy SR, Lanuti M, Fintelmann FJ, Lennes I, Farago A, Gainor J, Azzoli CG, Temel J, Mino-Kenudson M, Dias-Santagata D, Corcoran R, Shaw A, Engelman JA, Hata A, Sequist LV. Heterogeneity and Variation in Resistance Mechanisms Among 223 Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor-Mutant Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients With > 1 Post-Resistance Biopsy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 May 01; 98(1):220. PMID: 28586967.
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  6. Mahadevan D, Mita M, Richards D, McClay E, Heist RS, Kumar A, Sundararajan S, Naing A. Phase I single dose, two-period and two-sequence cross-over trial to evaluate the relative bioavailability of two oral pimasertib formulations in advanced cancer patients. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2017 Apr; 79(4):681-688. PMID: 28289865.
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  7. Heist RS. First-Line Systemic Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Hematol Oncol Clin North Am. 2017 Feb; 31(1):59-70. PMID: 27912834.
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  8. Spreafico A, Coate L, Zhai R, Xu W, Chen ZF, Chen Z, Patel D, Tse B, Brown MC, Heist RS, Dodbiba L, Teichman J, Kulke M, Su L, Eng L, Knox J, Wong R, Darling GE, Christiani DC, Liu G. Early adulthood body mass index, cumulative smoking, and esophageal adenocarcinoma survival. Cancer Epidemiol. 2017 Apr; 47:28-34. PMID: 28088657.
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  9. Wakelee H, Patel JD, Heist R, Balmanoukian A, Besse B, Felip E, Carcereny Costa E, Chow LQ, Koczywas M, Garassino MC, Christoph D, Toh CK, Johnson ML, Chaft J, Kurata T, Qiu J, Kowanetz M, Coleman S, Mocci S, Sandler A, Gettinger SN, Peters S. ORAL01.04: Phase II Trial of Atezolizumab for Patients with PD-L1-Selected Advanced NSCLC (BIRCH): Updated Efficacy and Exploratory Biomarker Results: Topic: Medical Oncology. J Thorac Oncol. 2016 Nov; 11(11S):S251-S252. PMID: 27969443.
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  10. Bauman JR, Piotrowska Z, Muzikansky A, Gallagher E, Scribner E, Temel B, Sequist LV, Heist RS, Temel JS. End-of-Life Care in Patients with Metastatic Lung Cancer Harboring Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Mutations. J Palliat Med. 2016 Dec; 19(12):1316-1319. PMID: 27626514.
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  11. Campo M, Gerber D, Gainor JF, Heist RS, Temel JS, Shaw AT, Fidias P, Muzikansky A, Engelman JA, Sequist LV. Acquired Resistance to First-Line Afatinib and the Challenges of Prearranged Progression Biopsies. J Thorac Oncol. 2016 Nov; 11(11):2022-2026. PMID: 27553514.
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  12. Gainor JF, Dardaei L, Yoda S, Friboulet L, Leshchiner I, Katayama R, Dagogo-Jack I, Gadgeel S, Schultz K, Singh M, Chin E, Parks M, Lee D, DiCecca RH, Lockerman E, Huynh T, Logan J, Ritterhouse LL, Le LP, Muniappan A, Digumarthy S, Channick C, Keyes C, Getz G, Dias-Santagata D, Heist RS, Lennerz J, Sequist LV, Benes CH, Iafrate AJ, Mino-Kenudson M, Engelman JA, Shaw AT. Molecular Mechanisms of Resistance to First- and Second-Generation ALK Inhibitors in ALK-Rearranged Lung Cancer. Cancer Discov. 2016 Oct; 6(10):1118-1133. PMID: 27432227.
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  13. Heist RS, Sequist LV, Borger D, Gainor JF, Arellano RS, Le LP, Dias-Santagata D, Clark JW, Engelman JA, Shaw AT, Iafrate AJ. Acquired Resistance to Crizotinib in NSCLC with MET Exon 14 Skipping. J Thorac Oncol. 2016 Aug; 11(8):1242-1245. PMID: 27343442.
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  14. Sequist LV, Piotrowska Z, Niederst MJ, Heist RS, Digumarthy S, Shaw AT, Engelman JA. Osimertinib Responses After Disease Progression in Patients Who Had Been Receiving Rociletinib. JAMA Oncol. 2016 Apr; 2(4):541-3. PMID: 26720284.
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  15. Heist RS, Shim HS, Gingipally S, Mino-Kenudson M, Le L, Gainor JF, Zheng Z, Aryee M, Xia J, Jia P, Jin H, Zhao Z, Pao W, Engelman JA, Iafrate AJ. MET Exon 14 Skipping in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Oncologist. 2016 Apr; 21(4):481-6. PMID: 27022036; PMCID: PMC4828128 [Available on 04/01/17].
  16. Hayano K, Kulkarni NM, Duda DG, Heist RS, Sahani DV. Exploration of Imaging Biomarkers for Predicting Survival of Patients With Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treated With Antiangiogenic Chemotherapy. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 May; 206(5):987-93. PMID: 26934729.
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  17. Shim HS, Kenudson M, Zheng Z, Liebers M, Cha YJ, Hoang Ho Q, Onozato M, Phi Le L, Heist RS, Iafrate AJ. Unique Genetic and Survival Characteristics of Invasive Mucinous Adenocarcinoma of the Lung. J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Aug; 10(8):1156-62. PMID: 26200269.
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  18. Duda DG, Heist RS, Sahani DV, Stylianopoulos T, Engelman JA, Jain RK. Reply to Ciccolini et al.: Using mathematical modeling to predict response to antiangiogenic therapy in cancer patients. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Jul 07; 112(27):E3454. PMID: 26080434; PMCID: PMC4500270.
  19. Sequist LV, Soria JC, Goldman JW, Wakelee HA, Gadgeel SM, Varga A, Papadimitrakopoulou V, Solomon BJ, Oxnard GR, Dziadziuszko R, Aisner DL, Doebele RC, Galasso C, Garon EB, Heist RS, Logan J, Neal JW, Mendenhall MA, Nichols S, Piotrowska Z, Wozniak AJ, Raponi M, Karlovich CA, Jaw-Tsai S, Isaacson J, Despain D, Matheny SL, Rolfe L, Allen AR, Camidge DR. Rociletinib in EGFR-mutated non-small-cell lung cancer. N Engl J Med. 2015 Apr 30; 372(18):1700-9. PMID: 25923550.
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  20. O'Brien TD, Jia P, Xia J, Saxena U, Jin H, Vuong H, Kim P, Wang Q, Aryee MJ, Mino-Kenudson M, Engelman JA, Le LP, Iafrate AJ, Heist RS, Pao W, Zhao Z. Inconsistency and features of single nucleotide variants detected in whole exome sequencing versus transcriptome sequencing: A case study in lung cancer. Methods. 2015 Jul 15; 83:118-27. PMID: 25913717; PMCID: PMC4509831.
  21. Gettinger SN, Horn L, Gandhi L, Spigel DR, Antonia SJ, Rizvi NA, Powderly JD, Heist RS, Carvajal RD, Jackman DM, Sequist LV, Smith DC, Leming P, Carbone DP, Pinder-Schenck MC, Topalian SL, Hodi FS, Sosman JA, Sznol M, McDermott DF, Pardoll DM, Sankar V, Ahlers CM, Salvati M, Wigginton JM, Hellmann MD, Kollia GD, Gupta AK, Brahmer JR. Overall Survival and Long-Term Safety of Nivolumab (Anti-Programmed Death 1 Antibody, BMS-936558, ONO-4538) in Patients With Previously Treated Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Jun 20; 33(18):2004-12. PMID: 25897158; PMCID: PMC4672027.
  22. Heist RS, Duda DG, Sahani DV, Ancukiewicz M, Fidias P, Sequist LV, Temel JS, Shaw AT, Pennell NA, Neal JW, Gandhi L, Lynch TJ, Engelman JA, Jain RK. Improved tumor vascularization after anti-VEGF therapy with carboplatin and nab-paclitaxel associates with survival in lung cancer. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Feb 03; 112(5):1547-52. PMID: 25605928; PMCID: PMC4321320.
  23. Morgensztern D, Campo MJ, Dahlberg SE, Doebele RC, Garon E, Gerber DE, Goldberg SB, Hammerman PS, Heist RS, Hensing T, Horn L, Ramalingam SS, Rudin CM, Salgia R, Sequist LV, Shaw AT, Simon GR, Somaiah N, Spigel DR, Wrangle J, Johnson D, Herbst RS, Bunn P, Govindan R. Molecularly targeted therapies in non-small-cell lung cancer annual update 2014. J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Jan; 10(1 Suppl 1):S1-63. PMID: 25535693; PMCID: PMC4346098 [Available on 01/01/16].
  24. Piotrowska Z, Scribner E, Temel B, Heist RS, Sequist LV, Temel JS. Retrospective chart review of end-of-life (EOL) care in patients with metastatic lung cancer harboring EGFR mutations. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov; 32(31_suppl):126. PMID: 28142731.
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  25. Azzoli CG, Engelman J, Fidias P, Gainor JF, Heist RS, Lamont EB, Lennes IT, Rosovsky RP, Sequist LV, Shaw AT, Temel JS. Genotyping lung cancer is an investment in the future. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov 01; 32(31):3576-7. PMID: 25199750.
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  26. Izar B, Zhou H, Heist RS, Azzoli CG, Muzikansky A, Scribner EE, Bernardo LA, Dias-Santagata D, Iafrate AJ, Lanuti M. The prognostic impact of KRAS, its codon and amino acid specific mutations, on survival in resected stage I lung adenocarcinoma. J Thorac Oncol. 2014 Sep; 9(9):1363-9. PMID: 25122432.
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  27. Zhao Y, Wei Q, Hu L, Chen F, Hu Z, Heist RS, Su L, Amos CI, Shen H, Christiani DC. Polymorphisms in MicroRNAs are associated with survival in non-small cell lung cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Nov; 23(11):2503-11. PMID: 25103824; PMCID: PMC4221531.
  28. Pu X, Hildebrandt MA, Lu C, Roth JA, Stewart DJ, Zhao Y, Heist RS, Ye Y, Chang DW, Su L, Minna JD, Lippman SM, Spitz MR, Christiani DC, Wu X. Inflammation-related genetic variations and survival in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer receiving first-line chemotherapy. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2014 Sep; 96(3):360-369. PMID: 24755914; PMCID: PMC4141040.
  29. Hata AN, Yeo A, Faber AC, Lifshits E, Chen Z, Cheng KA, Walton Z, Sarosiek KA, Letai A, Heist RS, Mino-Kenudson M, Wong KK, Engelman JA. Failure to induce apoptosis via BCL-2 family proteins underlies lack of efficacy of combined MEK and PI3K inhibitors for KRAS-mutant lung cancers. Cancer Res. 2014 Jun 01; 74(11):3146-56. PMID: 24675361; PMCID: PMC4046322.
  30. Kinsey CM, Estepar RS, Zhao Y, Yu X, Diao N, Heist RS, Wain JC, Mark EJ, Washko G, Christiani DC. Invasive adenocarcinoma of the lung is associated with the upper lung regions. Lung Cancer. 2014 May; 84(2):145-50. PMID: 24598367; PMCID: PMC4004700.
  31. Heist RS, Wang X, Hodgson L, Otterson GA, Stinchcombe TE, Gandhi L, Villalona-Calero MA, Watson P, Vokes EE, Socinski MA. CALGB 30704 (Alliance): A randomized phase II study to assess the efficacy of pemetrexed or sunitinib or pemetrexed plus sunitinib in the second-line treatment of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2014 Feb; 9(2):214-21. PMID: 24419419; PMCID: PMC4284815.
  32. Besse B, Heist RS, Papadmitrakopoulou VA, Camidge DR, Beck JT, Schmid P, Mulatero C, Miller N, Dimitrijevic S, Urva S, Pylvaenaeinen I, Petrovic K, Johnson BE. A phase Ib dose-escalation study of everolimus combined with cisplatin and etoposide as first-line therapy in patients with extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer. Ann Oncol. 2014 Feb; 25(2):505-11. PMID: 24368401.
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  33. Heist R, Azzoli CG. Adjuvant therapy for a 3.9-cm adenocarcinoma of the lung. Oncologist. 2013; 18(12):1258-61. PMID: 24277772; PMCID: PMC3868419.
  34. Brunner AM, Costa DB, Heist RS, Garcia E, Lindeman NI, Sholl LM, Oxnard GR, Johnson BE, Hammerman PS. Treatment-related toxicities in a phase II trial of dasatinib in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the lung. J Thorac Oncol. 2013 Nov; 8(11):1434-7. PMID: 24128713; PMCID: PMC3801424.
  35. Renouf DJ, Zhai R, Sun B, Xu W, Cheung WY, Heist RS, Kulke MH, Cescon D, Asomaning K, Marshall AL, Li S, Christiani DC, Liu G. Association of MDM2 T309G and p53 Arg72Pro polymorphisms and gastroesophageal reflux disease with survival in esophageal adenocarcinoma. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Sep; 28(9):1482-8. PMID: 23735059.
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  36. Izar B, Sequist L, Lee M, Muzikansky A, Heist R, Iafrate J, Dias-Santagata D, Mathisen D, Lanuti M. The impact of EGFR mutation status on outcomes in patients with resected stage I non-small cell lung cancers. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Sep; 96(3):962-8. PMID: 23932319.
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  37. Onozato ML, Kovach AE, Yeap BY, Morales-Oyarvide V, Klepeis VE, Tammireddy S, Heist RS, Mark EJ, Dias-Santagata D, Iafrate AJ, Yagi Y, Mino-Kenudson M. Tumor islands in resected early-stage lung adenocarcinomas are associated with unique clinicopathologic and molecular characteristics and worse prognosis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2013 Feb; 37(2):287-94. PMID: 23095504; PMCID: PMC3545070.
  38. Goldberg SB, Willers H, Heist RS. Multidisciplinary management of small cell lung cancer. Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2013 Apr; 22(2):329-43. PMID: 23453338.
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  39. Kalemkerian GP, Akerley W, Bogner P, Borghaei H, Chow LQ, Downey RJ, Gandhi L, Ganti AK, Govindan R, Grecula JC, Hayman J, Heist RS, Horn L, Jahan T, Koczywas M, Loo BW, Merritt RE, Moran CA, Niell HB, O'Malley J, Patel JD, Ready N, Rudin CM, Williams CC, Gregory K, Hughes M. Small cell lung cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2013 Jan 01; 11(1):78-98. PMID: 23307984; PMCID: PMC3715060.
  40. Heist RS, Mino-Kenudson M, Sequist LV, Tammireddy S, Morrissey L, Christiani DC, Engelman JA, Iafrate AJ. FGFR1 amplification in squamous cell carcinoma of the lung. J Thorac Oncol. 2012 Dec; 7(12):1775-80. PMID: 23154548; PMCID: PMC3500511.
  41. Elena JW, Travis LB, Simonds NI, Ambrosone CB, Ballard-Barbash R, Bhatia S, Cerhan JR, Hartge P, Heist RS, Kushi LH, Lash TL, Morton LM, Onel K, Pierce JP, Robison LL, Rowland JH, Schrag D, Sellers TA, Seminara D, Shu XO, Thomas NE, Ulrich CM, Freedman AN. Leveraging epidemiology and clinical studies of cancer outcomes: recommendations and opportunities for translational research. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Jan 16; 105(2):85-94. PMID: 23197494; PMCID: PMC3545903.
  42. Nardi V, Sadow PM, Juric D, Zhao D, Cosper AK, Bergethon K, Scialabba VL, Batten JM, Borger DR, Iafrate AJ, Heist RS, Lawrence DP, Flaherty KT, Bendell JC, Deschler D, Li Y, Wirth LJ, Dias-Santagata D. Detection of novel actionable genetic changes in salivary duct carcinoma helps direct patient treatment. Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Jan 15; 19(2):480-90. PMID: 23186780.
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  43. Goldberg SB, Supko JG, Neal JW, Muzikansky A, Digumarthy S, Fidias P, Temel JS, Heist RS, Shaw AT, McCarthy PO, Lynch TJ, Sharma S, Settleman JE, Sequist LV. A phase I study of erlotinib and hydroxychloroquine in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2012 Oct; 7(10):1602-8. PMID: 22878749; PMCID: PMC3791327.
  44. Hu L, Wu C, Zhao X, Heist R, Su L, Zhao Y, Han B, Cao S, Chu M, Dai J, Dong J, Shu Y, Xu L, Chen Y, Wang Y, Lu F, Jiang Y, Yu D, Chen H, Tan W, Ma H, Chen J, Jin G, Wu T, Lu D, Christiani DC, Lin D, Hu Z, Shen H. Genome-wide association study of prognosis in advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients receiving platinum-based chemotherapy. Clin Cancer Res. 2012 Oct 01; 18(19):5507-14. PMID: 22872573; PMCID: PMC3723686.
  45. Heist RS, Sequist LV, Engelman JA. Genetic changes in squamous cell lung cancer: a review. J Thorac Oncol. 2012 May; 7(5):924-33. PMID: 22722794; PMCID: PMC3404741.
  46. Cheung WY, Zhai R, Bradbury P, Hopkins J, Kulke MH, Heist RS, Asomaning K, Ma C, Xu W, Wang Z, Hooshmand S, Su L, Christiani DC, Liu G. Single nucleotide polymorphisms in the matrix metalloproteinase gene family and the frequency and duration of gastroesophageal reflux disease influence the risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma. Int J Cancer. 2012 Dec 01; 131(11):2478-86. PMID: 22422400; PMCID: PMC3908453.
  47. Heist RS, Engelman JA. SnapShot: non-small cell lung cancer. Cancer Cell. 2012 Mar 20; 21(3):448.e2. PMID: 22439939.
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  48. Pirl WF, Greer JA, Traeger L, Jackson V, Lennes IT, Gallagher ER, Perez-Cruz P, Heist RS, Temel JS. Depression and survival in metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: effects of early palliative care. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Apr 20; 30(12):1310-5. PMID: 22430269; PMCID: PMC3341144.
  49. Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Muzikansky A, Lennes IT, Heist RS, Gallagher ER, Temel JS. Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy use and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Feb 01; 30(4):394-400. PMID: 22203758.
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  50. Mak RH, Alexander BM, Asomaning K, Heist RS, Liu CY, Su L, Zhai R, Ancukiewicz M, Napolitano B, Niemierko A, Willers H, Choi NC, Christiani DC. A single-nucleotide polymorphism in the methylene tetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene is associated with risk of radiation pneumonitis in lung cancer patients treated with thoracic radiation therapy. Cancer. 2012 Jul 15; 118(14):3654-65. PMID: 22144047; PMCID: PMC3312983.
  51. Sequist LV, Heist RS, Shaw AT, Fidias P, Rosovsky R, Temel JS, Lennes IT, Digumarthy S, Waltman BA, Bast E, Tammireddy S, Morrissey L, Muzikansky A, Goldberg SB, Gainor J, Channick CL, Wain JC, Gaissert H, Donahue DM, Muniappan A, Wright C, Willers H, Mathisen DJ, Choi NC, Baselga J, Lynch TJ, Ellisen LW, Mino-Kenudson M, Lanuti M, Borger DR, Iafrate AJ, Engelman JA, Dias-Santagata D. Implementing multiplexed genotyping of non-small-cell lung cancers into routine clinical practice. Ann Oncol. 2011 Dec; 22(12):2616-24. PMID: 22071650; PMCID: PMC3493130.
  52. Kalemkerian GP, Akerley W, Bogner P, Borghaei H, Chow L, Downey RJ, Gandhi L, Ganti AK, Govindan R, Grecula JC, Hayman J, Heist RS, Horn L, Jahan TM, Koczywas M, Moran CA, Niell HB, O'Malley J, Patel JD, Ready N, Rudin CM, Williams CC. Small cell lung cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2011 Oct; 9(10):1086-113. PMID: 21975911.
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  53. Huang YT, Lin X, Liu Y, Chirieac LR, McGovern R, Wain J, Heist R, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Haugen A, Su L, Fox EA, Wong KK, Christiani DC. Cigarette smoking increases copy number alterations in nonsmall-cell lung cancer. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Sep 27; 108(39):16345-50. PMID: 21911369; PMCID: PMC3182687.
  54. Huang YT, Lin X, Chirieac LR, McGovern R, Wain JC, Heist RS, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Haugen A, Su L, Christiani DC. Impact on disease development, genomic location and biological function of copy number alterations in non-small cell lung cancer. PLoS One. 2011; 6(8):e22961. PMID: 21829676; PMCID: PMC3149069.
  55. Pirl WF, Traeger L, Greer JA, Bemis H, Gallagher E, Lennes I, Sequist L, Heist R, Temel JS. Tumor epidermal growth factor receptor genotype and depression in stage IV non-small cell lung cancer. Oncologist. 2011; 16(9):1299-306. PMID: 21807767; PMCID: PMC3228168.
  56. Zhai R, Zhao Y, Liu G, Ter-Minassian M, Wu IC, Wang Z, Su L, Asomaning K, Chen F, Kulke MH, Lin X, Heist RS, Wain JC, Christiani DC. Interactions between environmental factors and polymorphisms in angiogenesis pathway genes in esophageal adenocarcinoma risk: a case-only study. Cancer. 2012 Feb 01; 118(3):804-11. PMID: 21751195; PMCID: PMC3193872.
  57. Renouf DJ, Sun B, Zhai R, Xu W, Heist RS, Kulke M, Su L, Christiani DC, Liu G. Association of the MDM2 T309G polymorphism and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) with overall survival (OS) in esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC). J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):10595. PMID: 28022019.
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  58. Coate LE, Zhai R, Xu W, Chen Z, Asomaning K, Kulke M, Heist RS, Christiani D, Liu G. Early adulthood obesity, cumulative smoking, and esophageal cancer survival. J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):1546. PMID: 28024054.
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  59. Heist RS, Duda GD, Sahani D, Ancukiewicz M, Fidias P, Sequist LV, Shaw AT, Temel JS, Lennes IT, Neal JW, Pennell NA, Lynch TJ, Engelman JA, Jain RK. Phase II trial of carboplatin, abraxane, and bevacizumab in NSCLC. J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):e18016. PMID: 28020106.
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  60. Sequist LV, Heist RS, Shaw AT, Fidias P, Temel JS, Lennes IT, Bast E, Waltman BA, Lanuti M, Muzikansky A, Mino-Kenudson M, Iafrate AJ, Borger DR, Dias-Santagata D, Engelman JA. SNaPshot genotyping of non-small cell lung cancers (NSCLC) in clinical practice. J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):7518. PMID: 28023280.
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  61. Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Lennes IT, Heist RS, Gallagher ER, Temel JS. Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy utilization and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):6009. PMID: 28022016.
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  62. Wu IC, Zhao Y, Zhai R, Liu G, Ter-Minassian M, Asomaning K, Su L, Liu CY, Chen F, Kulke MH, Heist RS, Christiani DC. Association between polymorphisms in cancer-related genes and early onset of esophageal adenocarcinoma. Neoplasia. 2011 Apr; 13(4):386-92. PMID: 21472143; PMCID: PMC3071087.
  63. Sequist LV, Waltman BA, Dias-Santagata D, Digumarthy S, Turke AB, Fidias P, Bergethon K, Shaw AT, Gettinger S, Cosper AK, Akhavanfard S, Heist RS, Temel J, Christensen JG, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Vernovsky K, Mark EJ, Lanuti M, Iafrate AJ, Mino-Kenudson M, Engelman JA. Genotypic and histological evolution of lung cancers acquiring resistance to EGFR inhibitors. Sci Transl Med. 2011 Mar 23; 3(75):75ra26. PMID: 21430269; PMCID: PMC3132801.
  64. Wu IC, Zhao Y, Zhai R, Liu CY, Chen F, Ter-Minassian M, Asomaning K, Su L, Heist RS, Kulke MH, Liu G, Christiani DC. Interactions between genetic polymorphisms in the apoptotic pathway and environmental factors on esophageal adenocarcinoma risk. Carcinogenesis. 2011 Apr; 32(4):502-6. PMID: 21212151; PMCID: PMC3066416.
  65. Yin M, Yan J, Voutsina A, Tibaldi C, Christiani DC, Heist RS, Rosell R, Booton R, Wei Q. No evidence of an association of ERCC1 and ERCC2 polymorphisms with clinical outcomes of platinum-based chemotherapies in non-small cell lung cancer: a meta-analysis. Lung Cancer. 2011 Jun; 72(3):370-7. PMID: 21075476; PMCID: PMC3050122.
  66. Neal JW, Heist RS, Fidias P, Temel JS, Huberman M, Marcoux JP, Muzikansky A, Lynch TJ, Sequist LV. Cetuximab monotherapy in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer after prior epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy. J Thorac Oncol. 2010 Nov; 5(11):1855-8. PMID: 20975380.
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  67. Heist RS, Fain J, Chinnasami B, Khan W, Molina JR, Sequist LV, Temel JS, Fidias P, Brainerd V, Leopold L, Lynch TJ. Phase I/II study of AT-101 with topotecan in relapsed and refractory small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2010 Oct; 5(10):1637-43. PMID: 20808253.
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  68. Liu CY, Wu MC, Chen F, Ter-Minassian M, Asomaning K, Zhai R, Wang Z, Su L, Heist RS, Kulke MH, Lin X, Liu G, Christiani DC. A Large-scale genetic association study of esophageal adenocarcinoma risk. Carcinogenesis. 2010 Jul; 31(7):1259-63. PMID: 20453000; PMCID: PMC2893800.
  69. Zhai R, Chen F, Liu G, Su L, Kulke MH, Asomaning K, Lin X, Heist RS, Nishioka NS, Sheu CC, Wain JC, Christiani DC. Interactions among genetic variants in apoptosis pathway genes, reflux symptoms, body mass index, and smoking indicate two distinct etiologic patterns of esophageal adenocarcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2010 May 10; 28(14):2445-51. PMID: 20385987; PMCID: PMC2881724.
  70. Temel JS, Greer JA, Admane S, Solis J, Cashavelly BJ, Doherty S, Heist R, Pirl WF. Code status documentation in the outpatient electronic medical records of patients with metastatic cancer. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Feb; 25(2):150-3. PMID: 19894078; PMCID: PMC2837502.
  71. Sequist LV, Fidias P, Heist RS, Ostler P, Muzikansky A, Lynch TJ. Brief report of biweekly pemetrexed and gemcitabine in elderly patients with non-small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2009 Sep; 4(9):1170-3. PMID: 19704338.
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  72. Shaw AT, Yeap BY, Mino-Kenudson M, Digumarthy SR, Costa DB, Heist RS, Solomon B, Stubbs H, Admane S, McDermott U, Settleman J, Kobayashi S, Mark EJ, Rodig SJ, Chirieac LR, Kwak EL, Lynch TJ, Iafrate AJ. Clinical features and outcome of patients with non-small-cell lung cancer who harbor EML4-ALK. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Sep 10; 27(26):4247-53. PMID: 19667264; PMCID: PMC2744268.
  73. Bradbury PA, Kulke MH, Heist RS, Zhou W, Ma C, Xu W, Marshall AL, Zhai R, Hooshmand SM, Asomaning K, Su L, Shepherd FA, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Christiani DC, Liu G. Cisplatin pharmacogenetics, DNA repair polymorphisms, and esophageal cancer outcomes. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2009 Aug; 19(8):613-25. PMID: 19620936; PMCID: PMC3085844.
  74. Bradbury PA, Zhai R, Ma C, Xu W, Hopkins J, Kulke MJ, Asomaning K, Wang Z, Su L, Heist RS, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Christiani D, Liu G. Vascular endothelial growth factor polymorphisms and esophageal cancer prognosis. Clin Cancer Res. 2009 Jul 15; 15(14):4680-5. PMID: 19584152; PMCID: PMC2742698.
  75. Cheung WY, Zhai R, Kulke MH, Heist RS, Asomaning K, Ma C, Wang Z, Su L, Lanuti M, Tanabe KK, Christiani DC, Liu G. Epidermal growth factor A61G gene polymorphism, gastroesophageal reflux disease and esophageal adenocarcinoma risk. Carcinogenesis. 2009 Aug; 30(8):1363-7. PMID: 19520791; PMCID: PMC2718073.
  76. Cheung WY, Zhai R, Kulke M, Heist R, Asomaning K, Ma C, Wang Z, Su L, Christiani D, Liu G. Epidermal growth factor (EGF) gene polymorphism, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) risk. J Clin Oncol. 2009 May 20; 27(15_suppl):11029. PMID: 27963962.
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  77. Heist RS, Fain J, Chinnasami B, Khan W, Molina J, Brainerd V, Leopold L, Lynch T. A phase I/II (P1/P2) study of AT-101 in combination with topotecan (T) in patients with relapsed or refractory small cell lung cancer (SCLC) after prior platinum-containing first-line chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2009 May 20; 27(15_suppl):8106. PMID: 27964282.
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  78. Huang YT, Heist RS, Chirieac LR, Lin X, Skaug V, Zienolddiny S, Haugen A, Wu MC, Wang Z, Su L, Asomaning K, Christiani DC. Genome-wide analysis of survival in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Jun 01; 27(16):2660-7. PMID: 19414679; PMCID: PMC2690391.
  79. Cescon DW, Bradbury PA, Asomaning K, Hopkins J, Zhai R, Zhou W, Wang Z, Kulke M, Su L, Ma C, Xu W, Marshall AL, Heist RS, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Christiani DC, Liu G. p53 Arg72Pro and MDM2 T309G polymorphisms, histology, and esophageal cancer prognosis. Clin Cancer Res. 2009 May 01; 15(9):3103-9. PMID: 19383811; PMCID: PMC3081782.
  80. Bradbury PA, Zhai R, Hopkins J, Kulke MH, Heist RS, Singh S, Zhou W, Ma C, Xu W, Asomaning K, Ter-Minassian M, Wang Z, Su L, Christiani DC, Liu G. Matrix metalloproteinase 1, 3 and 12 polymorphisms and esophageal adenocarcinoma risk and prognosis. Carcinogenesis. 2009 May; 30(5):793-8. PMID: 19321798; PMCID: PMC2675656.
  81. Liu G, Cescon DW, Zhai R, Zhou W, Kulke MH, Ma C, Xu W, Su L, Asomaning K, Heist RS, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Christiani DC. p53 Arg72Pro, MDM2 T309G and CCND1 G870A polymorphisms are not associated with susceptibility to esophageal adenocarcinoma. Dis Esophagus. 2010 Jan; 23(1):36-9. PMID: 19302219; PMCID: PMC2866140.
  82. Heist RS, Christiani D. EGFR-targeted therapies in lung cancer: predictors of response and toxicity. Pharmacogenomics. 2009 Jan; 10(1):59-68. PMID: 19102716; PMCID: PMC2669783.
  83. Heist RS, Zhou W, Wang Z, Liu G, Neuberg D, Su L, Asomaning K, Hollis BW, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Giovannucci E, Christiani DC. Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D, VDR polymorphisms, and survival in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2008 Dec 01; 26(34):5596-602. PMID: 18936471; PMCID: PMC2651100.
  84. Heist RS, Fidias P, Huberman M, Ardman B, Sequist LV, Temel JS, Lynch TJ. A phase II study of oxaliplatin, pemetrexed, and bevacizumab in previously treated advanced non-small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol. 2008 Oct; 3(10):1153-8. PMID: 18827612.
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  85. Zhai R, Liu G, Asomaning K, Su L, Kulke MH, Heist RS, Nishioka NS, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Lin X, Christiani DC. Genetic polymorphisms of VEGF, interactions with cigarette smoking exposure and esophageal adenocarcinoma risk. Carcinogenesis. 2008 Dec; 29(12):2330-4. PMID: 18780893; PMCID: PMC2639251.
  86. Ter-Minassian M, Zhai R, Asomaning K, Su L, Zhou W, Liu G, Heist RS, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Lin X, De Vivo I, Christiani DC. Apoptosis gene polymorphisms, age, smoking and the risk of non-small cell lung cancer. Carcinogenesis. 2008 Nov; 29(11):2147-52. PMID: 18757527; PMCID: PMC2577138.
  87. Asomaning K, Reid AE, Zhou W, Heist RS, Zhai R, Su L, Kwak EL, Blaszkowsky L, Zhu AX, Ryan DP, Christiani DC, Liu G. MDM2 promoter polymorphism and pancreatic cancer risk and prognosis. Clin Cancer Res. 2008 Jun 15; 14(12):4010-5. PMID: 18559624.
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  88. Heist RS, Molina JR, Urba WJ, Mirshahidi H, Grunberg S, Maleski J, Brainerd V, Leopold L, Lynch TJ. Phase I/II study of AT-101 in combination with topotecan in patients with relapsed or refractory small cell lung cancer after prior platinum containing first line chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 2008 May 20; 26(15_suppl):19004. PMID: 27947948.
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  89. Cescon DW, Bradbury PA, Asomaning K, Zhai R, Kulke M, Su L, Heist RS, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Christiani DC, Liu G. p53 Arg72Pro, MDM2 T309G, CCND1 G870A polymorphisms, histology and esophageal cancer prognosis. J Clin Oncol. 2008 May 20; 26(15_suppl):11033. PMID: 27947667.
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  90. Tse D, Zhai R, Zhou W, Heist RS, Asomaning K, Su L, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Christiani DC, Liu G. Polymorphisms of the NER pathway genes, ERCC1 and XPD are associated with esophageal adenocarcinoma risk. Cancer Causes Control. 2008 Dec; 19(10):1077-83. PMID: 18478337; PMCID: PMC3106102.
  91. Pennell NA, Daniels GH, Haddad RI, Ross DS, Evans T, Wirth LJ, Fidias PH, Temel JS, Gurubhagavatula S, Heist RS, Clark JR, Lynch TJ. A phase II study of gefitinib in patients with advanced thyroid cancer. Thyroid. 2008 Mar; 18(3):317-23. PMID: 17985985.
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  92. Heist RS, Zhai R, Liu G, Zhou W, Lin X, Su L, Asomaning K, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Christiani DC. VEGF polymorphisms and survival in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2008 Feb 20; 26(6):856-62. PMID: 18281657.
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  93. Liu G, Wheatley-Price P, Zhou W, Park S, Heist RS, Asomaning K, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Su L, Christiani DC. Genetic polymorphisms of MDM2, cumulative cigarette smoking and nonsmall cell lung cancer risk. Int J Cancer. 2008 Feb 15; 122(4):915-8. PMID: 17957785.
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  94. Früh M, Zhou W, Zhai R, Su L, Heist RS, Wain JC, Nishioka NS, Lynch TJ, Shepherd FA, Christiani DC, Liu G. Polymorphisms of inflammatory and metalloproteinase genes, Helicobacter pylori infection and the risk of oesophageal adenocarcinoma. Br J Cancer. 2008 Feb 26; 98(4):689-92. PMID: 18253117; PMCID: PMC2259195.
  95. Zhai R, Liu G, Zhou W, Su L, Heist RS, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Asomaning K, Lin X, Christiani DC. Vascular endothelial growth factor genotypes, haplotypes, gender, and the risk of non-small cell lung cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2008 Jan 15; 14(2):612-7. PMID: 18223238.
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  96. Bradbury PA, Heist RS, Kulke MH, Zhou W, Marshall AL, Miller DP, Su L, Park S, Temel J, Fidias P, Sequist L, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Shepherd FA, Christiani DC, Liu G. A rapid outcomes ascertainment system improves the quality of prognostic and pharmacogenetic outcomes from observational studies. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008 Jan; 17(1):204-11. PMID: 18199725.
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  97. Heist RS, Liu G, Zhou W. Should oncologists measure the mRNA and protein expression levels of ERCC1 and RRM1 in non-small-cell lung cancer? Nat Clin Pract Oncol. 2007 Oct; 4(10):564-5. PMID: 17667918.
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  98. Heist RS, Zhou W, Chirieac LR, Cogan-Drew T, Liu G, Su L, Neuberg D, Lynch TJ, Wain JC, Christiani DC. MDM2 polymorphism, survival, and histology in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Jun 01; 25(16):2243-7. PMID: 17538168.
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  99. Liu G, Gurubhagavatula S, Zhou W, Wang Z, Yeap BY, Asomaning K, Su L, Heist R, Lynch TJ, Christiani DC. Epidermal growth factor receptor polymorphisms and clinical outcomes in non-small-cell lung cancer patients treated with gefitinib. Pharmacogenomics J. 2008 Apr; 8(2):129-38. PMID: 17375033.
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  100. Zhou W, Heist RS, Liu G, Asomaning K, Neuberg DS, Hollis BW, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Giovannucci E, Su L, Christiani DC. Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels predict survival in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer patients. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Feb 10; 25(5):479-85. PMID: 17290055.
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  101. Zhou W, Heist RS, Liu G, Asomaning K, Miller DP, Neuberg DS, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Christiani DC. Second hand smoke exposure and survival in early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer patients. Clin Cancer Res. 2006 Dec 01; 12(23):7187-93. PMID: 17145845.
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  102. Zhou W, Heist RS, Liu G, Neuberg DS, Asomaning K, Su L, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Giovannucci E, Christiani DC. Polymorphisms of vitamin D receptor and survival in early-stage non-small cell lung cancer patients. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2006 Nov; 15(11):2239-45. PMID: 17119052.
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  103. Heist RS, Marshall AL, Liu G, Zhou W, Su L, Neuberg D, Lynch TJ, Wain J, Christiani DC. Matrix metalloproteinase polymorphisms and survival in stage I non-small cell lung cancer. Clin Cancer Res. 2006 Sep 15; 12(18):5448-53. PMID: 17000679.
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  104. Zhou W, Heist RS, Liu G, Park S, Neuberg DS, Asomaning K, Wain JC, Lynch TJ, Christiani DC. Smoking cessation before diagnosis and survival in early stage non-small cell lung cancer patients. Lung Cancer. 2006 Sep; 53(3):375-80. PMID: 16814423.
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