Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 21 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Epithelioid rhabdomyosarcoma: a clinicopathologic and molecular study. A Zin, R Bertorelle, P Dall'igna, C Manzitti, C Gambini… - The American journal of …, 2014 Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is the…
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A much anticipated sequencing paper on Rhabdomyosarcoma

Comprehensive Genomic Analysis of Rhabdomyosarcoma Reveals a Landscape of Alterations Affecting a Common Genetic Axis in Fusion-Positive and Fusion-Negative Tumors. Authors: Shern JF, Chen L, Chmielecki J, Wei JS, Patidar R, Rosenberg M, Ambrogio L, Auclair D, Wang J, Song YK, Tolman C, Hurd L, Liao H, Zhang S, Bogen D, Brohl AS, Sindiri S, Catchpoole…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 18 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. TBX2 blocks myogenesis and promotes proliferation in rhabdomyosarcoma cells B Zhu, M Zhang, SD Byrum, AJ Tackett, JK Davie - International Journal of Cancer, 2014 Abstract Rhabdomyosarcomas (RMS)…
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Introducing the Scientific Advisory Board

Dear Focus On Rhabdo Community,  We are excited to announce our 2014 Scientific Advisory Board: Charles Keller MD, OHSU (chair; rhabdomyosarcoma mouse models research) Leonard ;Wexler MD, MSKCC (chair-elect; clinician-scientist and rhabdomyosarcoma clinical care expert) Janet Shipley PhD, ICR in the UK (rhabdomyosarcoma biology and preclinical research) Alberto S. Pappo MD, St Jude (clinician-scientist and rhabdomyosarcoma clinical care expert), and…
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Tumor Cells in a Hurry: Duct Tape will do!

A New Paper by Kickuchi, Keller and Colleagues on a completely new way of thinking about what Pax3:Foxo1a does. The paper is titled: Cell-Cycle Dependent Expression of a Translocation-Mediated Fusion Oncogene Mediates Checkpoint Adaptation in Rhabdomyosarcoma. In alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, 70-75% of tumors carry the Pax3:Foxo1a oncogene. This oncogene seems to account for a large difference…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 16 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Aberrant CDK4 Amplification in Refractory Rhabdomyosarcoma as Identified by Genomic Profiling S Park, J Lee, IG Do, J Jang, K Rho, S Ahn, L Maruja… - Scientific Reports,…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 14 January 2014

From Google Scholar Alerts Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. Phosphocaveolin-1 Enforces Tumor Growth and Chemoresistance in Rhabdomyosarcoma F Faggi, S Mitola, G Sorci, F Riuzzi, R Donato… - PLOS ONE, 2014 Abstract Caveolin-1 (Cav-1) can ambiguously behave…
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Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 12 January 2014

Please note that some are abstracts requiring subscriptions or purchase of the full article, others provide a more comprehensive view of the paper. An approach to pleomorphic sarcomas: can we subclassify, and does it matter&quest JR Goldblum - Modern Pathology, 2014 ... Pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma is recognized by the presence of large cells with eosinophilic cytoplasm…
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