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Matthew B. Yurgelun, MD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Phone: (617) 632-6835
Fax: (617) 632-5370


matthew_yurgelun@dfci.harvard.edu

Matthew B. Yurgelun, MD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

EDUCATIONAL TITLES

  • Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

DF/HCC PROGRAM AFFILIATION

Publications

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  • Yurgelun MB, Chittenden AB, Morales-Oyarvide V, Rubinson DA, Dunne RF, Kozak MM, Qian ZR, Welch MW, Brais LK, Da Silva A, Bui JL, Yuan C, Li T, Li W, Masuda A, Gu M, Bullock AJ, Chang DT, Clancy TE, Linehan DC, Findeis-Hosey JJ, Doyle LA, Thorner AR, Ducar MD, Wollison BM, Khalaf N, Perez K, Syngal S, Aguirre AJ, Hahn WC, Meyerson ML, Fuchs CS, Ogino S, Hornick JL, Hezel AF, Koong AC, Nowak JA, Wolpin BM. Germline cancer susceptibility gene variants, somatic second hits, and survival outcomes in patients with resected pancreatic cancer. Genet Med 2018. PubMed
  • Papke DJ, Nowak JA, Yurgelun MB, Frieden A, Srivastava A, Lindeman NI, Sholl LM, MacConaill LE, Dong F. Validation of a targeted next-generation sequencing approach to detect mismatch repair deficiency in colorectal adenocarcinoma. Mod Pathol 2018. PubMed
  • Rebbeck TR, Burns-White K, Chan AT, Emmons K, Freedman M, Hunter DJ, Kraft P, Laden F, Mucci L, Parmigiani G, Schrag D, Syngal S, Tamimi RM, Viswanath K, Yurgelun MB, Garber JE. Precision Prevention and Early Detection of Cancer: Fundamental Principles. 2018. PubMed
  • Aguirre AJ, Nowak JA, Camarda ND, Moffitt RA, Ghazani AA, Hazar-Rethinam M, Raghavan S, Kim J, Brais LK, Ragon D, Welch MW, Reilly E, McCabe D, Marini L, Anderka K, Helvie K, Oliver N, Babic A, Da Silva A, Nadres B, Van Seventer EE, Shahzade HA, St Pierre JP, Burke KP, Clancy TE, Cleary JM, Doyle LA, Jajoo K, McCleary NJ, Meyerhardt JA, Murphy JE, Ng K, Patel AK, Perez K, Rosenthal MH, Rubinson DA, Ryou M, Shapiro GI, Sicinska E, Silverman SG, Nagy RJ, Lanman RB, Knoerzer D, Welsch DJ, Yurgelun MB, Fuchs CS, Garraway LA, Getz G, Hornick JL, Johnson BE, Kulke MH, Mayer RJ, Miller JW, Shyn PB, Tuveson DA, Wagle N, Yeh JJ, Hahn WC, Corcoran RB, Carter SL, Wolpin BM. Real-time genomic characterization of advanced pancreatic cancer to enable precision medicine. 2018. PubMed
  • AlDubayan SH, Giannakis M, Moore ND, Han GC, Reardon B, Hamada T, Mu XJ, Nishihara R, Qian Z, Liu L, Yurgelun MB, Syngal S, Garraway LA, Ogino S, Fuchs CS, Van Allen EM. Inherited DNA-Repair Defects in Colorectal Cancer. Am J Hum Genet 2018; 102:401-414. PubMed
  • Katona BW, Yurgelun MB, Garber JE, Offit K, Domchek SM, Robson ME, Stadler ZK. A counseling framework for moderate-penetrance colorectal cancer susceptibility genes. Genet Med 2018. PubMed
  • Boland PM, Yurgelun MB, Boland CR. Recent progress in Lynch syndrome and other familial colorectal cancer syndromes. CA Cancer J Clin 2018. PubMed
  • Giri VN, Yurgelun MB, Robson ME. The Role of Genetic Counseling in Familial and Sporadic Cancer: Considerations, Challenges, and Collaboration. Ann Intern Med 2017. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB. Germline Testing for Individuals With Pancreatic Cancer: The Benefits and Challenges to Casting a Wider Net. J Clin Oncol 2017. PubMed
  • Kastrinos F, Uno H, Ukaegbu C, Alvero C, McFarland A, Yurgelun MB, Kulke MH, Schrag D, Meyerhardt JA, Fuchs CS, Mayer RJ, Ng K, Steyerberg EW, Syngal S. Development and Validation of the PREMM5 Model for Comprehensive Risk Assessment of Lynch Syndrome. J Clin Oncol 2017. PubMed
  • Luba DG, DiSario JA, Rock C, Saraiya D, Moyes K, Brown K, Rushton K, Ogara MM, Raphael M, Zimmerman D, Garrido K, Silguero E, Nelson J, Yurgelun MB, Kastrinos F, Wenstrup RJ, Syngal S. Community Practice Implementation of a Self-administered Version of PREMM1,2,6 to Assess Risk for Lynch Syndrome. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017. PubMed
  • Boland CR, Yurgelun MB. Mutational cascades in cancer. 2017. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Syngal S. Reply to M.S. Daniels et al. J Clin Oncol 2017. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Kulke MH, Fuchs CS, Allen BA, Uno H, Hornick JL, Ukaegbu CI, Brais LK, McNamara PG, Mayer RJ, Schrag D, Meyerhardt JA, Ng K, Kidd J, Singh N, Hartman AR, Wenstrup RJ, Syngal S. Cancer Susceptibility Gene Mutations in Individuals With Colorectal Cancer. J Clin Oncol 2017. PubMed
  • Spira A, Yurgelun MB, Alexandrov L, Rao A, Bejar R, Polyak K, Giannakis M, Shilatifard A, Finn OJ, Dhodapkar M, Kay NE, Braggio E, Vilar E, Mazzilli SA, Rebbeck TR, Garber JE, Velculescu VE, Disis ML, Wallace DC, Lippman SM. Precancer Atlas to Drive Precision Prevention Trials. Cancer Res 2017; 77:1510-1541. PubMed
  • Boland CR, Yurgelun MB. Historical Perspective on Familial Gastric Cancer. Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017; 3:192-200. PubMed
  • Goyal L, Zheng H, Yurgelun MB, Abrams TA, Allen JN, Cleary JM, Knowles M, Regan E, Reardon A, Khachatryan A, Jain RK, Nardi V, Borger DR, Duda DG, Zhu AX. A phase 2 and biomarker study of cabozantinib in patients with advanced cholangiocarcinoma. Cancer 2017. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Chenevix-Trench G, Lippman SM. Translating Germline Cancer Risk into Precision Prevention. Cell 2017; 168:566-570. PubMed
  • Nowak JA, Yurgelun MB, Bruce JL, Rojas-Rudilla V, Hall DL, Shivdasani P, Garcia EP, Agoston AT, Srivastava A, Ogino S, Kuo FC, Lindeman NI, Dong F. Detection of Mismatch Repair Deficiency and Microsatellite Instability in Colorectal Adenocarcinoma by Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing. J Mol Diagn 2016; 19:84-91. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Boland CR. "New" Cancer Genes and Inherited Colorectal Cancer Risk: Caveat Emptor. Gastroenterology 2016; 152:12-13. PubMed
  • Stoffel EM, Yurgelun MB. Genetic predisposition to colorectal cancer: Implications for treatment and prevention. Semin Oncol 2016; 43:536-542. PubMed
  • Spira A, Disis ML, Schiller JT, Vilar E, Rebbeck TR, Bejar R, Ideker T, Arts J, Yurgelun MB, Mesirov JP, Rao A, Garber J, Jaffee EM, Lippman SM. Leveraging premalignant biology for immune-based cancer prevention. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016; 113:10750-8. PubMed
  • Watkins JC, Yang EJ, Muto MG, Feltmate CM, Berkowitz RS, Horowitz NS, Syngal S, Yurgelun MB, Chittenden A, Hornick JL, Crum CP, Sholl LM, Howitt BE. Universal Screening for Mismatch-Repair Deficiency in Endometrial Cancers to Identify Patients With Lynch Syndrome and Lynch-like Syndrome. Int J Gynecol Pathol 2016. PubMed
  • Underhill ML, Germansky KA, Yurgelun MB. Advances in Hereditary Colorectal and Pancreatic Cancers. Clin Ther 2016. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Hiller E, Garber JE. Population-Wide Screening for Germline BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations: Too Much of a Good Thing? J Clin Oncol 2015. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Allen B, Kaldate RR, Bowles KR, Judkins T, Kaushik P, Roa BB, Wenstrup RJ, Hartman AR, Syngal S. Identification of a Variety of Mutations in Cancer Predisposition Genes in Patients With Suspected Lynch Syndrome. Gastroenterology 2015. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Masciari S, Joshi VA, Mercado RC, Lindor NM, Gallinger S, Hopper JL, Jenkins MA, Buchanan DD, Newcomb PA, Potter JD, Haile RW, Kucherlapati R, Syngal S, . Germline TP53 Mutations in Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer in the Colon Cancer Family Registry. JAMA Oncol 2015; 1:214-21. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB. Next-generation strategies for hereditary colorectal cancer risk assessment. J Clin Oncol 2015; 33:388-93. PubMed
  • Hezel AF, Noel MS, Allen JN, Abrams TA, Yurgelun M, Faris JE, Goyal L, Clark JW, Blaszkowsky LS, Murphy JE, Zheng H, Khorana AA, Connolly GC, Hyrien O, Baran A, Herr M, Ng K, Sheehan S, Harris DJ, Regan E, Borger DR, Iafrate AJ, Fuchs C, Ryan DP, Zhu AX. Phase II study of gemcitabine, oxaliplatin in combination with panitumumab in KRAS wild-type unresectable or metastatic biliary tract and gallbladder cancer. Br J Cancer 2014; 111:430-6. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Hornick JL, Curry VK, Ukaegbu CI, Brown EK, Hiller E, Chittenden A, Goldberg JE, Syngal S. Therapy-associated polyposis as a late sequela of cancer┬átreatment. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2014. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Mercado R, Rosenblatt M, Dandapani M, Kohlmann W, Conrad P, Blanco A, Shannon KM, Chung DC, Terdiman J, Gruber SB, Garber JE, Syngal S, Stoffel EM. Impact of genetic testing on endometrial cancer risk-reducing practices in women at risk for Lynch syndrome. Gynecol Oncol 2012; 127:544-51. PubMed
  • Yurgelun MB, Goel A, Hornick JL, Sen A, Turgeon DK, Ruffin MT, Marcon NE, Baron JA, Bresalier RS, Syngal S, Brenner DE, Boland CR, Stoffel EM. Microsatellite instability and DNA mismatch repair protein deficiency in Lynch syndrome colorectal polyps. Cancer Prev Res (Phila Pa) 2012. PubMed
  • Liao TS, Yurgelun MB, Chang SS, Zhang HZ, Murakami K, Blaine TA, Parisien MV, Kim W, Winchester RJ, Lee FY. Recruitment of osteoclast precursors by stromal cell derived factor-1 (SDF-1) in giant cell tumor of bone. J Orthop Res 2004; 23:203-9. PubMed
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