Publications

  1. Vera Aguilera J, Paludo J, McWilliams RR, Zhang H, Li Y, Kumar AB, Failing J, Kottschade LA, Block MS, Markovic SN, Dong H, Dronca RS, Yan Y. Chemo-immunotherapy combination after PD-1 inhibitor failure improves clinical outcomes in metastatic melanoma patients. Melanoma Res. 2020 Aug; 30 (4):364-375
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  2. Narasimhulu DM, McGree ME, Weaver AL, Jatoi A, LeBrasseur NK, Glaser GE, Langstraat CL, Block MS, Kumar A. Frailty is a determinant of suboptimal chemotherapy in women with advanced ovarian cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2020 Jun 6 Epub 2020 June 06
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  3. Zamarin D, Walderich S, Holland A, Zhou Q, Iasonos AE, Torrisi JM, Merghoub T, Chesebrough LF, Mcdonnell AS, Gallagher JM, Li Y, Hollmann TJ, Grisham RN, Erskine CL, Block MS, Knutson KL, O'Cearbhaill RE, Aghajanian C, Konner JA. Safety, immunogenicity, and clinical efficacy of durvalumab in combination with folate receptor alpha vaccine TPIV200 in patients with advanced ovarian cancer: a phase II trial. J Immunother Cancer. 2020 Jun; 8 (1)
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  4. Knutson KL, Block MS, Norton N, Erskine CL, Hobday TJ, Dietz AB, Padley D, Gustafson MP, Puglisi-Knutson D, Mangskau TK, Chumsri S, Dueck AC, Karyampudi L, Wilson G, Degnim AC. Rapid Generation of Sustainable HER2-specific T-cell Immunity in Patients with HER2 Breast Cancer using a Degenerate HLA Class II Epitope Vaccine. Clin Cancer Res. 2020 Mar 1; 26 (5):1045-1053 Epub 2019 Nov 22
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  5. Hieken TJ, Glasgow AE, Enninga EAL, Kottschade LA, Dronca RS, Markovic SN, Block MS, Habermann EB. Sex-Based Differences in Melanoma Survival in a Contemporary Patient Cohort. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2020 Feb 27 [Epub ahead of print]
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  6. DeLeon TT, Almquist DR, Kipp BR, Langlais BT, Mangold A, Winters JL, Kosiorek HE, Joseph RW, Dronca RS, Block MS, McWilliams RR, Kottschade LA, Rumilla KM, Voss JS, Seetharam M, Sekulic A, Markovic SN, Bryce AH. Assessment of clinical outcomes with immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy in melanoma patients with CDKN2A and TP53 pathogenic mutations. PLoS One. 2020; 15 (3):e0230306 Epub 2020 Mar 20
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  7. Ren Y, Cherukuri Y, Wickland DP, Sarangi V, Tian S, Carter JM, Mansfield AS, Block MS, Sherman ME, Knutson KL, Lin Y, Asmann YW. HLA class-I and class-II restricted neoantigen loads predict overall survival in breast cancer. Oncoimmunology. 2020; 9 (1):1744947 Epub 2020 Apr 01
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  8. Vera J, Paludo J, Kottschade L, Brandt J, Yan Y, Block M, McWilliams R, Dronca R, Loprinzi C, Grothey A, Markovic SN. Case series of dabrafenib-trametinib-induced pyrexia successfully treated with colchicine. Support Care Cancer. 2019 Oct; 27 (10):3869-3875 Epub 2019 Feb 14
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  9. Somaiah N, Block MS, Kim JW, Shapiro GI, Do KT, Hwu P, Eder JP, Jones RL, Lu H, Ter Meulen JH, Bohac C, Chen M, Hsu FJ, Gnjatic S, Pollack SM. First-in-Class, First-in-Human Study Evaluating LV305, a Dendritic-Cell Tropic Lentiviral Vector, in Sarcoma and Other Solid Tumors Expressing NY-ESO-1. Clin Cancer Res. 2019 Oct 1; 25 (19):5808-5817 Epub 2019 June 21
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  10. Block MS, Nevala WK, Pang YP, Allred JB, Strand C, Markovic SN. A pilot clinical trial testing topical resiquimod and a xenopeptide as immune adjuvants for a melanoma vaccine targeting MART-1. Melanoma Res. 2019 Aug; 29 (4):420-427
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  11. Cannon MJ, Block MS, Morehead LC, Knutson KL. The evolving clinical landscape for dendritic cell vaccines and cancer immunotherapy. Immunotherapy. 2019 Feb; 11 (2):75-79
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  12. Racz JM, Block MS, Baum CL, Jakub JW. Management of local or regional non-nodal disease. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Jan; 119 (2):187-199 Epub 2018 Dec 12
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  13. Kotwal A, Haddox C, Block M, Kudva YC. Immune checkpoint inhibitors: an emerging cause of insulin-dependent diabetes. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2019; 7 (1):e000591 Epub 2019 Feb 13
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  14. Pang YP, Elsbernd LR, Block MS, Markovic SN. Peptide-Binding Groove Contraction Linked to the Lack of T Cell Response: Using Complex Structure and Energy To Identify Neoantigens. Immunohorizons. 2018 Aug 10; 2 (7):216-225
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  15. Wang L, Felts SJ, Van Keulen VP, Scheid AD, Block MS, Markovic SN, Pease LR, Zhang Y. Integrative Genome-Wide Analysis of Long Noncoding RNAs in Diverse Immune Cell Types of Melanoma Patients. Cancer Res. 2018 Aug 1; 78 (15):4411-4423 Epub 2018 June 12
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  16. Kalli KR, Block MS, Kasi PM, Erskine CL, Hobday TJ, Dietz A, Padley D, Gustafson MP, Shreeder B, Puglisi-Knutson D, Visscher DW, Mangskau TK, Wilson G, Knutson KL. Folate Receptor Alpha Peptide Vaccine Generates Immunity in Breast and Ovarian Cancer Patients. Clin Cancer Res. 2018 Jul 1; 24 (13):3014-3025 Epub 2018 Mar 15
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  17. Jakub JW, Racz JM, Hieken TJ, Gonzalez AB, Kottschade LA, Markovic SN, Yan Y, Block MS. Neoadjuvant systemic therapy for regionally advanced melanoma. J Surg Oncol. 2018 May; 117 (6):1164-1169 Epub 2017 Dec 11
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  18. Block MS, Vierkant RA, Rambau PF, Winham SJ, Wagner P, Traficante N, Toloczko A, Tiezzi DG, Taran FA, Sinn P, Sieh W, Sharma R, Rothstein JH, Ramon Y Cajal T, Paz-Ares L, Oszurek O, Orsulic S, Ness RB, Nelson G, Modugno F, Menkiszak J, McGuire V, McCauley BM, Mack M, Lubinski J, Longacre TA, Li Z, Lester J, Kennedy CJ, Kalli KR, Jung AY, Johnatty SE, Jimenez-Linan M, Jensen A, Intermaggio MP, Hung J, Herpel E, Hernandez BY, Hartkopf AD, Harnett PR, Ghatage P, Garcia-Bueno JM, Gao B, Fereday S, Eilber U, Edwards RP, de Sousa CB, de Andrade JM, Chudecka-Glaz A, Chenevix-Trench G, Cazorla A, Brucker SY, Alsop J, Whittemore AS, Steed H, Staebler A, Moysich KB, Menon U, Koziak JM, Kommoss S, Kjaer SK, Kelemen LE, Karlan BY, Huntsman DG, Hogdall E, Gronwald J, Goodman MT, Gilks B, Garcia MJ, Fasching PA, de Fazio A, Deen S, Chang-Claude J, Candido Dos Reis FJ, Campbell IG, Brenton JD, Bowtell DD, Benitez J, Pharoah PDP, Kobel M, Ramus SJ, Goode EL, Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group. MyD88 and TLR4 Expression in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer. Mayo Clin Proc. 2018 Mar; 93 (3):307-320
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  19. Goode EL, Block MS, Kalli KR, Vierkant RA, Chen W, Fogarty ZC, Gentry-Maharaj A, Toloczko A, Hein A, Bouligny AL, Jensen A, Osorio A, Hartkopf A, Ryan A, Chudecka-Glaz A, Magliocco AM, Hartmann A, Jung AY, Gao B, Hernandez BY, Fridley BL, McCauley BM, Kennedy CJ, Wang C, Karpinskyj C, de Sousa CB, Tiezzi DG, Wachter DL, Herpel E, Taran FA, Modugno F, Nelson G, Lubinski J, Menkiszak J, Alsop J, Lester J, Garcia-Donas J, Nation J, Hung J, Palacios J, Rothstein JH, Kelley JL, de Andrade JM, Robles-Diaz L, Intermaggio MP, Widschwendter M, Beckmann MW, Ruebner M, Jimenez-Linan M, Singh N, Oszurek O, Harnett PR, Rambau PF, Sinn P, Wagner P, Ghatage P, Sharma R, Edwards RP, Ness RB, Orsulic S, Brucker SY, Johnatty SE, Longacre TA, Ursula E, McGuire V, Sieh W, Natanzon Y, Li Z, Whittemore AS, Anna A, Staebler A, Karlan BY, Gilks B, Bowtell DD, Hogdall E, Candido dos Reis FJ, Steed H, Campbell IG, Gronwald J, Benitez J, Koziak JM, Chang-Claude J, Moysich KB, Kelemen LE, Cook LS, Goodman MT, Garcia MJ, Fasching PA, Kommoss S, Deen S, Kjaer SK, Menon U, Brenton JD, Pharoah PDP, Chenevix-Trench G, Huntsman DG, Winham SJ, Kobel M, Ramus SJ, Ovarian Tumor Tissue Analysis (OTTA) Consortium. Dose-Response Association of CD8+ Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes and Survival Time in High-Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer. JAMA Oncol. 2017 Dec 1; 3 (12):e173290
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  20. Lamichhane P, Karyampudi L, Shreeder B, Krempski J, Bahr D, Daum J, Kalli KR, Goode EL, Block MS, Cannon MJ, Knutson KL. IL10 Release upon PD-1 Blockade Sustains Immunosuppression in Ovarian Cancer. Cancer Res. 2017 Dec 1; 77 (23):6667-6678 Epub 2017 Oct 09
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  21. Yost MD, Chou CZ, Botha H, Block MS, Liewluck T. Facial diplegia after pembrolizumab treatment. Muscle Nerve. 2017 Sep; 56 (3):E20-E21 Epub 2017 May 06
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  22. Leon-Ferre RA, Kottschade LA, Block MS, McWilliams RR, Dronca RS, Creagan ET, Allred JB, Lowe VJ, Markovic SN. Association between the use of surveillance PET/CT and the detection of potentially salvageable occult recurrences among patients with resected high-risk melanoma. Melanoma Res. 2017 Aug; 27 (4):335-341
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  23. Colon-Otero G, Weroha SJ, Foster NR, Haluska P, Hou X, Wahner-Hendrickson AE, Jatoi A, Block MS, Dinh TA, Robertson MW, Copland JA. Phase 2 trial of everolimus and letrozole in relapsed estrogen receptor-positive high-grade ovarian cancers. Gynecol Oncol. 2017 Jul; 146 (1):64-68 Epub 2017 Apr 28
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  24. Kumar A, Torres ML, Cliby WA, Kalli KR, Bogani G, Aletti G, Nitschmann CC, Multinu F, Weaver AL, Block MS, Mariani A. Inflammatory and Nutritional Serum Markers as Predictors of Peri-operative Morbidity and Survival in Ovarian Cancer. Anticancer Res. 2017 Jul; 37 (7):3673-3677
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  25. Jatoi A, Grudem ME, Dockter TJ, Block MS, Villasboas JC, Tan A, Deering E, Kasi PM, Mansfield AS, Botero JP, Okuno SH, Smith DR, Fields AP. A proof-of-concept trial of protein kinase C iota inhibition with auranofin for the paclitaxel-induced acute pain syndrome. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Mar; 25 (3):833-838 Epub 2016 Nov 12
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  26. Li Z, Block MS, Vierkant RA, Fogarty ZC, Winham SJ, Visscher DW, Kalli KR, Wang C, Goode EL. The inflammatory microenvironment in epithelial ovarian cancer: a role for TLR4 and MyD88 and related proteins. Tumour Biol. 2016 Oct; 37: (10)13279-13286.
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  27. Wang C, Winterhoff BJ, Kalli KR, Block MS, Armasu SM, Larson MC, Chen HW, Keeney GL, Hartmann LC, Shridhar V, Konecny GE, Goode EL, Fridley BL. Expression signature distinguishing two tumour transcriptome classes associated with progression-free survival among rare histological types of epithelial ovarian cancer. Br J Cancer. 2016 Jun 14; 114(12):1412-20. Epub 2016 Jun 02.
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  28. Kottschade LA, McWilliams RR, Markovic SN, Block MS, Villasboas Bisneto J, Pham AQ, Esplin BL, Dronca RS. The use of pembrolizumab for the treatment of metastatic uveal melanoma. Melanoma Res. 2016 Jun; 26 (3):300-3
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  29. Dronca RS, Liu X, Harrington SM, Chen L, Cao S, Kottschade LA, McWilliams RR, Block MS, Nevala WK, Thompson MA, Mansfield AS, Park SS, Markovic SN, Dong H. T cell Bim levels reflect responses to anti-PD-1 cancer therapy. JCI Insight. 2016 May 5; 1 (6)
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  30. Kumar A, Mynderse L, Patel K, Grudem M, Bakkum-Gamez J, Longenbach S, Block MS, Pitot HC, Garovic V, Weroha SJ, Jatoi A. Ureteral obstruction in cancer patients: a qualitative study. Psychooncology. 2016 May; 25 (5):605-9 Epub 2015 June 22
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  31. White ML, Atwell TD, Kurup AN, Schmit GD, Carter RE, Geske JR, Kottschade LA, Pulido JS, Block MS, Jakub JW, Callstrom MR, Markovic SN. Recurrence and Survival Outcomes After Percutaneous Thermal Ablation of Oligometastatic Melanoma. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 Mar; 91: (3)288-96.
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  32. Jatoi A, Vierkant RA, Hawthorne KM, Block MS, Ramus SJ, Larson NB, Fridley BL, Goode EL. Clinical and Emergent Biomarkers and Their Relationship to the Prognosis of Ovarian Cancer. Oncology. 2016; 90 (2):59-68 Epub 2016 Jan 19
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  33. Kasi PM, Block MS, Ansell SM. Treatment of HIV/AIDS associated cancers with immunotherapy targeting PD-1/PD-L1 instead of chemotherapy. Med Hypotheses. 2016 Jan; 86:129-31 Epub 2015 Nov 05
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  34. Felts SJ, Van Keulen VP, Scheid AD, Allen KS, Bradshaw RK, Jen J, Peikert T, Middha S, Zhang Y, Block MS, Markovic SN, Pease LR. Gene expression patterns in CD4+ peripheral blood cells in healthy subjects and stage IV melanoma patients. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2015 Nov; 64 (11):1437-47 Epub 2015 Aug 06
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  35. Block MS, Maurer MJ, Goergen K, Kalli KR, Erskine CL, Behrens MD, Oberg AL, Knutson KL. Plasma immune analytes in patients with epithelial ovarian cancer. Cytokine. 2015 May; 73 (1):108-13 Epub 2015 Mar 03
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  36. Winterhoff B, Freyer L, Hammond E, Giri S, Mondal S, Roy D, Teoman A, Mullany SA, Hoffmann R, von Bismarck A, Chien J, Block MS, Millward M, Bampton D, Dredge K, Shridhar V. PG545 enhances anti-cancer activity of chemotherapy in ovarian models and increases surrogate biomarkers such as VEGF in preclinical and clinical plasma samples. Eur J Cancer. 2015 May; 51 (7):879-892 Epub 2015 Mar 05
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  37. Galanis E, Atherton PJ, Maurer MJ, Knutson KL, Dowdy SC, Cliby WA, Haluska P Jr, Long HJ, Oberg A, Aderca I, Block MS, Bakkum-Gamez J, Federspiel MJ, Russell SJ, Kalli KR, Keeney G, Peng KW, Hartmann LC. Oncolytic measles virus expressing the sodium iodide symporter to treat drug-resistant ovarian cancer. Cancer Res. 2015 Jan 1; 75 (1):22-30 Epub 2014 Nov 14
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  38. Jatoi A, Radecki Breitkopf C, Foster NR, Block MS, Grudem M, Wahner Hendrickson A, Carlson RE, Barrette B, Karlin N, Fields AP. A mixed-methods feasibility trial of protein kinase C iota inhibition with auranofin in asymptomatic ovarian cancer patients. Oncology. 2015; 88 (4):208-13 Epub 2014 Dec 06
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  39. Block MS, Charbonneau B, Vierkant RA, Fogarty Z, Bamlet WR, Pharoah PD, Rossing MA, Cramer D, Pearce CL, Schildkraut J, Menon U, Kjaer SK, Levine DA, Gronwald J, Culver HA, Whittemore AS, Karlan BY, Lambrechts D, Wentzensen N, Kupryjanczyk J, Chang-Claude J, Bandera EV, Hogdall E, Heitz F, Kaye SB, Fasching PA, Campbell I, Goodman MT, Pejovic T, Bean YT, Hays LE, Lurie G, Eccles D, Hein A, Beckmann MW, Ekici AB, Paul J, Brown R, Flanagan JM, Harter P, du Bois A, Schwaab I, Hogdall CK, Lundvall L, Olson SH, Orlow I, Paddock LE, Rudolph A, Eilber U, Dansonka-Mieszkowska A, Rzepecka IK, Ziolkowska-Seta I, Brinton LA, Yang H, Garcia-Closas M, Despierre E, Lambrechts S, Vergote I, Walsh CS, Lester J, Sieh W, McGuire V, Rothstein JH, Ziogas A, Lubinski J, Cybulski C, Menkiszak J, Jensen A, Gayther SA, Ramus SJ, Gentry-Maharaj A, Berchuck A, Wu AH, Pike MC, Van Den Berg D, Terry KL, Vitonis AF, Ramirez SM, Rider DN, Knutson KL, Sellers TA, Phelan CM, Doherty JA, Johnatty SE, deFazio A, Song H, Tyrer J, Kalli KR, Fridley BL, Cunningham JM, Goode EL, Georgia Chenevix-Trench//for AOCS///ACS Group. Variation in NF-kappaB signaling pathways and survival in invasive epithelial ovarian cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Jul; 23 (7):1421-7 Epub 2014 Apr 16
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  40. Wang C, Cicek MS, Charbonneau B, Kalli KR, Armasu SM, Larson MC, Konecny GE, Winterhoff B, Fan JB, Bibikova M, Chien J, Shridhar V, Block MS, Hartmann LC, Visscher DW, Cunningham JM, Knutson KL, Fridley BL, Goode EL. Tumor hypomethylation at 6p21.3 associates with longer time to recurrence of high-grade serous epithelial ovarian cancer. Cancer Res. 2014 Jun 01; 74(11):3084-91. Epub 2014 Apr 11.
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  41. Charbonneau B, Moysich KB, Kalli KR, Oberg AL, Vierkant RA, Fogarty ZC, Block MS, Maurer MJ, Goergen KM, Fridley BL, Cunningham JM, Rider DN, Preston C, Hartmann LC, Lawrenson K, Wang C, Tyrer J, Song H, deFazio A, Johnatty SE, Doherty JA, Phelan CM, Sellers TA, Ramirez SM, Vitonis AF, Terry KL, Van Den Berg D, Pike MC, Wu AH, Berchuck A, Gentry-Maharaj A, Ramus SJ, Diergaarde B, Shen H, Jensen A, Menkiszak J, Cybulski C, Lubilski J, Ziogas A, Rothstein JH, McGuire V, Sieh W, Lester J, Walsh C, Vergote I, Lambrechts S, Despierre E, Garcia-Closas M, Yang H, Brinton LA, Spiewankiewicz B, Rzepecka IK, Dansonka-Mieszkowska A, Seibold P, Rudolph A, Paddock LE, Orlow I, Lundvall L, Olson SH, Hogdall CK, Schwaab I, du Bois A, Harter P, Flanagan JM, Brown R, Paul J, Ekici AB, Beckmann MW, Hein A, Eccles D, Lurie G, Hays LE, Bean YT, Pejovic T, Goodman MT, Campbell I, Fasching PA, Konecny G, Kaye SB, Heitz F, Hogdall E, Bandera EV, Chang-Claude J, Kupryjanczyk J, Wentzensen N, Lambrechts D, Karlan BY, Whittemore AS, Culver HA, Gronwald J, Levine DA, Kjaer SK, Menon U, Schildkraut JM, Pearce CL, Cramer DW, Rossing MA, Chenevix-Trench G, AOCS group, Acs, Pharoah PD, Gayther SA, Ness RB, Odunsi K, Sucheston LE, Knutson KL, Goode EL. Large-scale evaluation of common variation in regulatory T cell-related genes and ovarian cancer outcome. Cancer Immunol Res. 2014 Apr; 2(4):332-40. Epub 2014 Jan 27.
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  42. Borad MJ, Champion MD, Egan JB, Liang WS, Fonseca R, Bryce AH, McCullough AE, Barrett MT, Hunt K, Patel MD, Young SW, Collins JM, Silva AC, Condjella RM, Block M, McWilliams RR, Lazaridis KN, Klee EW, Bible KC, Harris P, Oliver GR, Bhavsar JD, Nair AA, Middha S, Asmann Y, Kocher JP, Schahl K, Kipp BR, Barr Fritcher EG, Baker A, Aldrich J, Kurdoglu A, Izatt T, Christoforides A, Cherni I, Nasser S, Reiman R, Phillips L, McDonald J, Adkins J, Mastrian SD, Placek P, Watanabe AT, Lobello J, Han H, Von Hoff D, Craig DW, Stewart AK, Carpten JD. Integrated genomic characterization reveals novel, therapeutically relevant drug targets in FGFR and EGFR pathways in sporadic intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. PLoS Genet. 2014 Feb; 10 (2):e1004135 Epub 2014 Feb 13
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  43. Charbonneau B, Block MS, Bamlet WR, Vierkant RA, Kalli KR, Fogarty Z, Rider DN, Sellers TA, Tworoger SS, Poole E, Risch HA, Salvesen HB, Kiemeney LA, Baglietto L, Giles GG, Severi G, Trabert B, Wentzensen N, Chenevix-Trench G, Whittemore AS, Sieh W, Chang-Claude J, Bandera EV, Orlow I, Terry K, Goodman MT, Thompson PJ, Cook LS, Rossing MA, Ness RB, Narod SA, Kupryjanczyk J, Lu K, Butzow R, Dork T, Pejovic T, Campbell I, Le ND, Bunker CH, Bogdanova N, Runnebaum IB, Eccles D, Paul J, Wu AH, Gayther SA, Hogdall E, Heitz F, Kaye SB, Karlan BY, Anton-Culver H, Gronwald J, Hogdall CK, Lambrechts D, Fasching PA, Menon U, Schildkraut J, Pearce CL, Levine DA, Kjaer SK, Cramer D, Flanagan JM, Phelan CM, Brown R, Massuger LF, Song H, Doherty JA, Krakstad C, Liang D, Odunsi K, Berchuck A, Jensen A, Lubinski J, Nevanlinna H, Bean YT, Lurie G, Ziogas A, Walsh C, Despierre E, Brinton L, Hein A, Rudolph A, Dansonka-Mieszkowska A, Olson SH, Harter P, Tyrer J, Vitonis AF, Brooks-Wilson A, Aben KK, Pike MC, Ramus SJ, Wik E, Cybulski C, Lin J, Sucheston L, Edwards R, McGuire V, Lester J, Edwards R, du Bois A, Lundvall L, Wang-Gohrke S, Szafron LM, Lambrechts S, Yang H, Beckmann MW, Pelttari LM, Van Altena AM, van den Berg D, Halle MK, Gentry-Maharaj A, Schwaab I, Chandran U, Menkiszak J, Ekici AB, Wilkens LR, Leminen A, Modugno F, Friel G, Rothstein JH, Vergote I, Garcia-Closas M, Hildebrandt MA, Sobiczewski P, Kelemen LE, Pharoah PD, Moysich K, Knutson KL, Cunningham JM, Fridley BL, Goode EL, for AOCS/ACS group. Risk of ovarian cancer and the NF-kappaB pathway: genetic association with IL1A and TNFSF10. Cancer Res. 2014 Feb 1; 74 (3):852-61 Epub 2013 Nov 22
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  44. Koestler DC, Chalise P, Cicek MS, Cunningham JM, Armasu S, Larson MC, Chien J, Block M, Kalli KR, Sellers TA, Fridley BL, Goode EL. Integrative genomic analysis identifies epigenetic marks that mediate genetic risk for epithelial ovarian cancer. BMC Med Genomics. 2014 Jan 30; 7:8.
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  45. Carlson AM, Maurer MJ, Goergen KM, Kalli KR, Erskine CL, Behrens MD, Knutson KL, Block MS. Utility of progranulin and serum leukocyte protease inhibitor as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers in ovarian cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Oct; 22 (10):1730-5 Epub 2013 July 22
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  46. Cicek MS, Koestler DC, Fridley BL, Kalli KR, Armasu SM, Larson MC, Wang C, Winham SJ, Vierkant RA, Rider DN, Block MS, Klotzle B, Konecny G, Winterhoff BJ, Hamidi H, Shridhar V, Fan JB, Visscher DW, Olson JE, Hartmann LC, Bibikova M, Chien J, Cunningham JM, Goode EL. Epigenome-wide ovarian cancer analysis identifies a methylation profile differentiating clear-cell histology with epigenetic silencing of the HERG K+ channel. Hum Mol Genet. 2013 Aug 01; 22(15):3038-47. Epub 2013 Apr 09.
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  47. White KL, Vierkant RA, Fogarty ZC, Charbonneau B, Block MS, Pharoah PD, Chenevix-Trench G, for AOCS/ACS group;, Rossing MA, Cramer DW, Pearce CL, Schildkraut JM, Menon U, Kjaer SK, Levine DA, Gronwald J, Culver HA, Whittemore AS, Karlan BY, Lambrechts D, Wentzensen N, Kupryjanczyk J, Chang-Claude J, Bandera EV, Hogdall E, Heitz F, Kaye SB, Fasching PA, Campbell I, Goodman MT, Pejovic T, Bean Y, Lurie G, Eccles D, Hein A, Beckmann MW, Ekici AB, Paul J, Brown R, Flanagan JM, Harter P, du Bois A, Schwaab I, Hogdall CK, Lundvall L, Olson SH, Orlow I, Paddock LE, Rudolph A, Eilber U, Dansonka-Mieszkowska A, Rzepecka IK, Ziolkowska-Seta I, Brinton L, Yang H, Garcia-Closas M, Despierre E, Lambrechts S, Vergote I, Walsh C, Lester J, Sieh W, McGuire V, Rothstein JH, Ziogas A, Lubinski J, Cybulski C, Menkiszak J, Jensen A, Gayther SA, Ramus SJ, Gentry-Maharaj A, Berchuck A, Wu AH, Pike MC, Van Denberg D, Terry KL, Vitonis AF, Doherty JA, Johnatty SE, Defazio A, Song H, Tyrer J, Sellers TA, Phelan CM, Kalli KR, Cunningham JM, Fridley BL, Goode EL. Analysis of over 10,000 Cases finds no association between previously reported candidate polymorphisms and ovarian cancer outcome. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 May; 22(5):987-92. Epub 2013 Mar 19.
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  48. Block MS, Suman VJ, Nevala WK, Kottschade LA, Creagan ET, Kaur JS, Quevedo JF, McWilliams RR, Markovic SN. Pilot study of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor and interleukin-2 as immune adjuvants for a melanoma peptide vaccine. Melanoma Res. 2011 Oct; 21 (5):438-45
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  49. Block MS, Kohli M. Clinical hypothyroidism in a renal cell carcinoma patient treated with sorafenib. Clin Adv Hematol Oncol. 2011 Apr; 9 (4):335-8
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  50. Block MS, Nevala WK, Leontovich AA, Markovic SN. Differential response of human and mouse dendritic cells to VEGF determines interspecies discrepancies in tumor-mediated TH1/TH2 polarity shift. Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Apr 1; 17 (7):1776-83 Epub 2011 Feb 24
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  51. Block MS, Markovic SN. The tumor/immune interface: Clinical evidence of cancer immunosurveillance, immunoediting and immunosubversion. Am. J. Immunol. 2009; 5(1):29-49.
  52. Block MS, Vassallo R. Lack of FDG uptake in small cell carcinoma associated with ANNA-1 positive paraneoplastic autonomic neuropathy. J Thorac Oncol. 2008 May; 3: (5)542-4.
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  53. Block MS, Markovic SN. The clinical experience of cancer vaccines for malignant melanoma. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2007; 142(2):149-60.
  54. Johnson AJ, Mendez-Fernandez Y, Moyer AM, Sloma CR, Pirko I, Block MS, Rodriguez M, Pease LR. Antigen-specific CD8+ T cells mediate a peptide-induced fatal syndrome. J Immunol. 2005 Jun 1; 174 (11):6854-62
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  55. Kennedy R, Undale AH, Kieper WC, Block MS, Pease LR, Celis E. Direct cross-priming by th lymphocytes generates memory cytotoxic T cell responses. J Immunol. 2005 Apr 1; 174 (7):3967-77
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  56. Block MS, Mendez-Fernandez YV, Van Keulen VP, Hansen MJ, Allen KS, Taboas AL, Rodriguez M, Pease LR. Inability of bm14 mice to respond to Theiler's murine encephalomyelitis virus is caused by defective antigen presentation, not repertoire selection. J Immunol. 2005 Mar 1; 174 (5):2756-62
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  57. Block MS, Hansen MJ, Van Keulen VP, Pease LR. MHC class I gene conversion mutations alter the CD8 T cell repertoire. J Immunol. 2003 Oct 15; 171 (8):4006-10
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  58. Mendez-Fernandez YV, Pogulis RP, Block MS, Johnson AJ, Johnson AJ, Kuhns ST, Allen KS, Hansen MJ, Pease LR. Enhanced binding of low-affinity antibodies interacting simultaneously with targeted cell surface molecules and Fc receptor. Tissue Antigens. 2002 Dec; 60 (6):515-25
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