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    • Acral myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma with hybrid features of hemosiderotic fibrolipomatous tumor occurring 10 years after renal transplantation. 

      Hallin, M; Miki, Y; Hayes, AJ; Jones, RL; Fisher, C; Thway, K (2018-01)
      Myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma is a rare malignant soft tissue neoplasm that typically arises on the distal extremities of adults. It usually behaves in a low-grade manner and its characteristic histology is of a ...
    • Adult soft tissue myoepithelial carcinoma: treatment outcomes and efficacy of chemotherapy. 

      Chamberlain, F; Cojocaru, E; Scaranti, M; Noujaim, J; Constantinou, A; Thway, K; Fisher, C; Messiou, C; Strauss, DC; Miah, A; Zaidi, S; Benson, C; Gennatas, S; Jones, RL (2019-12-27)
      Soft tissue myoepithelial carcinomas are a rare, malignant subgroup of myoepithelial tumours mostly arising in the extremities with equal predilection for women and men. The mainstay of management of localised disease is ...
    • Appraising the relevance of DNA copy number loss and gain in prostate cancer using whole genome DNA sequence data. 

      Camacho, N; Van Loo, P; Edwards, S; Kay, JD; Matthews, L; Haase, K; Clark, J; Dennis, N; Thomas, S; Kremeyer, B; Zamora, J; Butler, AP; Gundem, G; Merson, S; Luxton, H; Hawkins, S; Ghori, M; Marsden, L; Lambert, A; Karaszi, K; Pelvender, G; Massie, CE; Kote-Jarai, Z; Raine, K; Jones, D; Howat, WJ; Hazell, S; Livni, N; Fisher, C; Ogden, C; Kumar, P; Thompson, A; Nicol, D; Mayer, E; Dudderidge, T; Yu, Y; Zhang, H; Shah, NC; Gnanapragasam, VJ; CRUK-ICGC Prostate Group; Isaacs, W; Visakorpi, T; Hamdy, F; Berney, D; Verrill, C; Warren, AY; Wedge, DC; Lynch, AG; Foster, CS; Lu, YJ; Bova, GS; Whitaker, HC; McDermott, U; Neal, DE; Eeles, R; Eeles, R; Cooper, CS; Brewer, DS (2017-09-25)
      A variety of models have been proposed to explain regions of recurrent somatic copy number alteration (SCNA) in human cancer. Our study employs Whole Genome DNA Sequence (WGS) data from tumor samples (n = 103) to comprehensively ...
    • Atlas of prostate cancer heritability in European and African-American men pinpoints tissue-specific regulation. 

      Gusev, A; Shi, H; Kichaev, G; Pomerantz, M; Li, F; Long, HW; Ingles, SA; Kittles, RA; Strom, SS; Rybicki, BA; Nemesure, B; Isaacs, WB; Zheng, W; Pettaway, CA; Yeboah, ED; Tettey, Y; Biritwum, RB; Adjei, AA; Tay, E; Truelove, A; Niwa, S; Chokkalingam, AP; John, EM; Murphy, AB; Signorello, LB; Carpten, J; Leske, MC; Wu, S-Y; Hennis, AJM; Neslund-Dudas, C; Hsing, AW; Chu, L; Goodman, PJ; Klein, EA; Witte, JS; Casey, G; Kaggwa, S; Cook, MB; Stram, DO; Blot, WJ; Eeles, RA; Easton, D; Kote-Jarai, Z; Al Olama, AA; Benlloch, S; Muir, K; Giles, GG; Southey, MC; Fitzgerald, LM; Gronberg, H; Wiklund, F; Aly, M; Henderson, BE; Schleutker, J; Wahlfors, T; Tammela, TLJ; Nordestgaard, BG; Key, TJ; Travis, RC; Neal, DE; Donovan, JL; Hamdy, FC; Pharoah, P; Pashayan, N; Khaw, K-T; Stanford, JL; Thibodeau, SN; McDonnell, SK; Schaid, DJ; Maier, C; Vogel, W; Luedeke, M; Herkommer, K; Kibel, AS; Cybulski, C; Wokolorczyk, D; Kluzniak, W; Cannon-Albright, L; Teerlink, C; Brenner, H; Dieffenbach, AK; Arndt, V; Park, JY; Sellers, TA; Lin, H-Y; Slavov, C; Kaneva, R; Mitev, V; Batra, J; Spurdle, A; Clements, JA; Teixeira, MR; Pandha, H; Michael, A; Paulo, P; Maia, S; Kierzek, A; PRACTICAL consortium; Conti, DV; Albanes, D; Berg, C; Berndt, SI; Campa, D; Crawford, ED; Diver, WR; Gapstur, SM; Gaziano, JM; Giovannucci, E; Hoover, R; Hunter, DJ; Johansson, M; Kraft, P; Le Marchand, L; Lindström, S; Navarro, C; Overvad, K; Riboli, E; Siddiq, A; Stevens, VL; Trichopoulos, D; Vineis, P; Yeager, M; Trynka, G; Raychaudhuri, S; Schumacher, FR; Price, AL; Freedman, ML; Haiman, CA; Pasaniuc, B (2016-04-07)
      Although genome-wide association studies have identified over 100 risk loci that explain ∼33% of familial risk for prostate cancer (PrCa), their functional effects on risk remain largely unknown. Here we use genotype data ...
    • Clinical Characteristics and efficacy of chemotherapy in sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma. 

      Chew, W; Benson, C; Thway, K; Hayes, A; Miah, A; Zaidi, S; Lee, ATJ; Messiou, C; Fisher, C; van der Graaf, WT; Jones, RL (2018-09-05)
      <h4>Background</h4>Sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma (SEF) is a very rare soft tissue sarcoma subtype. Clinically it is an aggressive tumour; however, to our knowledge there are no published reports regarding the efficacy ...
    • Mutational signatures of ionizing radiation in second malignancies. 

      Behjati, S; Gundem, G; Wedge, DC; Roberts, ND; Tarpey, PS; Cooke, SL; Van Loo, P; Alexandrov, LB; Ramakrishna, M; Davies, H; Nik-Zainal, S; Hardy, C; Latimer, C; Raine, KM; Stebbings, L; Menzies, A; Jones, D; Shepherd, R; Butler, AP; Teague, JW; Jorgensen, M; Khatri, B; Pillay, N; Shlien, A; Futreal, PA; Badie, C; ICGC Prostate Group; McDermott, U; Bova, GS; Richardson, AL; Flanagan, AM; Stratton, MR; Campbell, PJ (2016-09-12)
      Ionizing radiation is a potent carcinogen, inducing cancer through DNA damage. The signatures of mutations arising in human tissues following in vivo exposure to ionizing radiation have not been documented. Here, we searched ...
    • NUT Carcinoma of the Salivary Glands: Clinicopathologic and Molecular Analysis of 3 Cases and a Survey of NUT Expression in Salivary Gland Carcinomas. 

      Agaimy, A; Fonseca, I; Martins, C; Thway, K; Barrette, R; Harrington, KJ; Hartmann, A; French, CA; Fisher, C (2018-07)
      NUT carcinoma (NC) represents a rare subset of highly aggressive poorly differentiated carcinomas characterized by rearrangement of the NUT (aka NUTM1, nuclear protein in testis) gene, most commonly fused to BRD4. Originally ...
    • Pan-cancer analysis of whole genomes. 

      ICGC/TCGA Pan-Cancer Analysis of Whole Genomes Consortium (2020-02-05)
      Cancer is driven by genetic change, and the advent of massively parallel sequencing has enabled systematic documentation of this variation at the whole-genome scale<sup>1-3</sup>. Here we report the integrative analysis ...
    • Poor treatment outcomes with palliative gemcitabine and docetaxel chemotherapy in advanced and metastatic synovial sarcoma. 

      Pender, A; Davis, EJ; Chauhan, D; Messiou, C; Al-Muderis, O; Thway, K; Fisher, C; Zaidi, S; Miah, A; Judson, I; van der Graaf, W; Keedy, VL; Benson, C; Jones, RL (2018-08-20)
      The outcome for patients with unresectable or metastatic soft tissue sarcoma remains poor with few treatment options. Synovial sarcoma is a rare type of sarcoma, predominantly affecting adolescents and young adults. Following ...
    • Predictors of histological disease progression in untreated, localized prostate cancer. 

      Venkitaraman, R; Norman, A; Woode-Amissah, R; Fisher, C; Dearnaley, D; Horwich, A; Huddart, R; Khoo, V; Thompson, A; Parker, C (2007-09)
      Active surveillance for early prostate cancer is a policy of close monitoring with radical treatment targeted at cases with evidence of disease progression. There is no consensus on the need for or optimum timing of repeat ...
    • Rare Aggressive Behavior of <i>MDM2</i>-Amplified Retroperitoneal Dedifferentiated Liposarcoma, with Brain, Lung and Subcutaneous Metastases. 

      Ben Salha, I; Zaidi, S; Noujaim, J; Miah, AB; Fisher, C; Jones, RL; Thway, K (2016-09)
      Dedifferentiated liposarcoma (DDL) is a histologically pleomorphic sarcoma, traditionally defined as well-differentiated liposarcoma with abrupt transition to high grade, non-lipogenic sarcoma. It can occur as part of ...
    • Sequencing of prostate cancers identifies new cancer genes, routes of progression and drug targets. 

      Wedge, DC; Gundem, G; Mitchell, T; Woodcock, DJ; Martincorena, I; Ghori, M; Zamora, J; Butler, A; Whitaker, H; Kote-Jarai, Z; Alexandrov, LB; Van Loo, P; Massie, CE; Dentro, S; Warren, AY; Verrill, C; Berney, DM; Dennis, N; Merson, S; Hawkins, S; Howat, W; Lu, Y-J; Lambert, A; Kay, J; Kremeyer, B; Karaszi, K; Luxton, H; Camacho, N; Marsden, L; Edwards, S; Matthews, L; Bo, V; Leongamornlert, D; McLaren, S; Ng, A; Yu, Y; Zhang, H; Dadaev, T; Thomas, S; Easton, DF; Ahmed, M; Bancroft, E; Fisher, C; Livni, N; Nicol, D; Tavaré, S; Gill, P; Greenman, C; Khoo, V; Van As, N; Kumar, P; Ogden, C; Cahill, D; Thompson, A; Mayer, E; Rowe, E; Dudderidge, T; Gnanapragasam, V; Shah, NC; Raine, K; Jones, D; Menzies, A; Stebbings, L; Teague, J; Hazell, S; Corbishley, C; CAMCAP Study Group; de Bono, J; Attard, G; Isaacs, W; Visakorpi, T; Fraser, M; Boutros, PC; Bristow, RG; Workman, P; Sander, C; TCGA Consortium; Hamdy, FC; Futreal, A; McDermott, U; Al-Lazikani, B; Lynch, AG; Bova, GS; Foster, CS; Brewer, DS; Neal, DE; Cooper, CS; Eeles, RA (2018-05)
      Prostate cancer represents a substantial clinical challenge because it is difficult to predict outcome and advanced disease is often fatal. We sequenced the whole genomes of 112 primary and metastatic prostate cancer ...
    • Synovial Sarcoma of the Thyroid Gland, Diagnostic Pitfalls and Clinical Management. 

      Owen, C; Constantinidou, A; Miah, AB; Thway, K; Fisher, C; Benson, C; Zaidi, S; Messiou, C; VAN DER Graaf, WTA; Jones, RL (2018-09)
      Background/aim Synovial sarcoma is a soft tissue sarcoma that tends to affect young adults. There are few reports on primary synovial sarcoma of the thyroid and the aim of this study was to document the clinical and ...
    • The Adequacy of Core Biopsy in the Assessment of Smooth Muscle Neoplasms of Soft Tissues: Implications for Treatment and Prognosis. 

      Schneider, N; Strauss, DC; Smith, MJ; Miah, AB; Zaidi, S; Benson, C; van Houdt, WJ; Jones, RL; Hayes, AJ; Fisher, C; Thway, K (2017-07)
      The grading of soft tissue sarcomas is one of the most important prognostic factors and determines patient management. Although grading of most adult-type soft tissue sarcomas on biopsies correlates highly with the final ...
    • The adequacy of tissue microarrays in the assessment of inter- and intra-tumoural heterogeneity of infiltrating lymphocyte burden in leiomyosarcoma. 

      Lee, ATJ; Chew, W; Wilding, CP; Guljar, N; Smith, MJ; Strauss, DC; Fisher, C; Hayes, AJ; Judson, I; Thway, K; Jones, RL; Huang, PH (2019-10-10)
      The characterisation and clinical relevance of tumour-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) in leiomyosarcoma (LMS), a subtype of soft tissue sarcoma that exhibits histological heterogeneity, is not established. The use of tissue ...
    • Volumetry of the dominant intraprostatic tumour lesion: intersequence and interobserver differences on multiparametric MRI. 

      Harvey, H; Orton, MR; Morgan, VA; Parker, C; Dearnaley, D; Fisher, C; deSouza, NM (2017-03)
      Objective To establish the interobserver reproducibility of tumour volumetry on individual multiparametric (mp) prostate MRI sequences, validate measurements with histology and determine whether functional to morphological ...