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Massimo Loda, MD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Phone: (617) 632-4001
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massimo_loda@dfci.harvard.edu

Massimo Loda, MD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

EDUCATIONAL TITLES

  • Professor, Pathology, Harvard Medical School
  • Principal Investigator, Pathology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Senior Pathologist, Pathology, Brigham And Women's Hospital

DF/HCC PROGRAM AFFILIATION

Research Abstract

Metabolomics is the quantitative measurement of the metabolic response to external stimuli or genetic alterations and can detect and quantify low-molecular weight metabolites produced by living cells. The metabolites of living cells are seen as the end products of the biological hierarchy starting with activated genes (genome) and extending over the collection of gene transcripts (transcriptome) and proteins (proteome). Metabolic alterations can occur as a consequence of genetic events (e.g. Akt activation results in increased glycolysis). Alternatively, metabolic alterations are primary events in cancer but require genetic alterations in critical pathways for oncogenesis to occur (e.g. isocitrate dehydrogenase mutations). Either way, our hypothesis is that genetic alterations and altered metabolic pathways go hand in hand in a tumor cell-specific manner. Thus, simultaneous targeting of selected metabolic enzymes and “driving” oncogenes may be a cancer cell-selective therapeutic approach.

Our group discovered that USP2a binds to and stabilizes fatty acid synthase (FASN) by preventing its degradation (Graner et al Cancer Cell, 2004). This prompted us to initiate a research program focused on FASN. Specifically, investigated the expression of FASN in prostate cancer by immunohistochemistry as well as gene expression profiling demonstrating that it is overexpressed in aggressive prostate carcinomas (Rossi et al Mol Cancer Res 2003). Since FASN expression is highest in androgen-independent bone metastatic disease, we set out to determine whether it confers a growth advantage to prostate cancer. Using genetically engineered human prostate epithelial cells infected with FASN, transgenic mice expressing FASN in the murine prostate and well characterized human databases, we established that FASN can act as a prostate cancer oncogene in the presence of AR (Migita et al J Natl Cancer Inst 2009). Subsequently, we showed that FASN germline polymorphisms are significantly associated with risk of lethal PCa. Significant interactions of BMI with FASN polymorphisms and FASN tumor expression suggest FASN as a potential link between obesity and poor PCa outcome and raise the possibility that FASN inhibition could reduce PCa-specific mortality, particularly in overweight men (Nguyen, J Clin Oncol, 2011).

We recently expanded the analysis of metabolism in prostate cancer to assess the global metabolic profile by GS/MS in immortalized prostate epithelial cells and transgenic mice comparing Akt and Myc as the driving oncogenes. The results were then applied to human tumors previously categorized as to the status of these oncogenes. Results show starkly different metabolic profiles resulting from these oncogenes and signatures that could be applied to human tumors and exploited as imaging tools (Priolo, Cancer Res, 2014). We also show that inhibition of de novo lipogenesis is the predominant downstream effector of AMPK-mediated inhibition over mTORC1 (EMBO Mol Med, 2014).

We recently showed that the inhibition of fatty acid synthesis arrested the cells at G2/M despite the presence of abundant fatty acids in the media. Our results suggest that de novo lipogenesis is essential for cell cycle completion. This “lipogenic checkpoint” at G2/M may be therapeutically exploited for hyperproliferative diseases such as cancer (Scaglia et all, Cell Cycle, 2014).

As co-chair of the prostate cancer TCGA effort we reported the first comprehensive molecular taxonomy of localized prostate cancer (Schultz et al, Cell, 2015).

Publications

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  • Yang M, Zu K, Mucci LA, Rider JR, Fiorentino M, Clinton SK, Loda M, Stampfer MJ, Giovannucci E. Vascular morphology differentiates prostate cancer mortality risk among men with higher Gleason grade. Cancer Causes Control 2016. PubMed
  • Ahearn TU, Tchrakian N, Wilson KM, Lis R, Nuttall E, Sesso HD, Loda M, Giovannucci E, Mucci LA, Finn S, Shui IM. Calcium sensing receptor tumor expression and lethal prostate cancer progression. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2016. PubMed
  • Graff RE, Meisner A, Ahearn TU, Fiorentino M, Loda M, Giovannucci EL, Mucci LA, Pettersson A. Pre-diagnostic circulating sex hormone levels and risk of prostate cancer by ERG tumour protein expression. Br J Cancer 2016; 114:939-44. PubMed
  • Penney KL, Pettersson A, Shui IM, Graff RE, Kraft P, Lis RT, Sesso HD, Loda M, Mucci LA. Association of prostate cancer risk variants with TMPRSS2:ERG status: evidence for distinct molecular subtypes. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2016. PubMed
  • Huh SJ, Oh H, Peterson MA, Almendro V, Hu R, Bowden M, Lis RT, Cotter MB, Loda M, Barry WT, Polyak K, Tamimi RM. The proliferative activity of mammary epithelial cells in normal tissue predicts breast cancer risk in premenopausal women. Cancer Res 2016. PubMed
  • Graff RE, Pettersson A, Lis RT, Ahearn TU, Markt SC, Wilson KM, Rider JR, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Kenfield SA, Loda M, Giovannucci EL, Rosner B, Mucci LA. Dietary lycopene intake and risk of prostate cancer defined by ERG protein expression. Am J Clin Nutr 2016; 103:851-60. PubMed
  • Ahearn TU, Pettersson A, Ebot EM, Gerke T, Graff RE, Morais CL, Hicks JL, Wilson KM, Rider JR, Sesso HD, Fiorentino M, Flavin R, Finn S, Giovannucci EL, Loda M, Stampfer MJ, De Marzo AM, Mucci LA, Lotan TL. A Prospective Investigation of PTEN Loss and ERG Expression in Lethal Prostate Cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2015. PubMed
  • Mehra R, Udager AM, Ahearn TU, Cao X, Feng FY, Loda M, Petimar JS, Kantoff P, Mucci LA, Chinnaiyan AM. Overexpression of the Long Non-coding RNA SChLAP1 Independently Predicts Lethal Prostate Cancer. Eur Urol 2016. PubMed
  • Gerke TA, Martin NE, Ding Z, Nuttall EJ, Stack EC, Giovannucci E, Lis RT, Stampfer MJ, Kantoff PW, Parmigiani G, Loda M, Mucci LA. Evaluating a 4-marker signature of aggressive prostate cancer using time-dependent AUC. Prostate 2015; 75:1926-33. PubMed
  • Petrovics G, Li H, Stümpel T, Tan SH, Young D, Katta S, Li Q, Ying K, Klocke B, Ravindranath L, Kohaar I, Chen Y, Ribli D, Grote K, Zou H, Cheng J, Dalgard CL, Zhang S, Csabai I, Kagan J, Takeda D, Loda M, Srivastava S, Scherf M, Seifert M, Gaiser T, McLeod DG, Szallasi Z, Ebner R, Werner T, Sesterhenn IA, Freedman M, Dobi A, Srivastava S. A novel genomic alteration of LSAMP associates with aggressive prostate cancer in African American men. EBioMedicine 2016; 2:1957-64. PubMed
  • Pandit-Taskar N, O'Donoghue JA, Durack JC, Lyashchenko SK, Cheal SM, Beylergil V, Lefkowitz RA, Carrasquillo JA, Martinez DF, Fung AM, Solomon SB, Gönen M, Heller G, Loda M, Nanus DM, Tagawa ST, Feldman JL, Osborne JR, Lewis JS, Reuter VE, Weber WA, Bander NH, Scher HI, Larson SM, Morris MJ. A Phase I/II Study for Analytic Validation of 89Zr-J591 ImmunoPET as a Molecular Imaging Agent for Metastatic Prostate Cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2015; 21:5277-85. PubMed
  • Ellis L, Loda M. Advanced neuroendocrine prostate tumors regress to stemness. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015; 112:14406-7. PubMed
  • Abeshouse A, Ahn J, Akbani R, Ally A, Amin S, Andry CD, Annala M, Aprikian A, Armenia J, Arora A, Auman JT, Balasundaram M, Balu S, Barbieri CE, Bauer T, Benz CC, Bergeron A, Beroukhim R, Berrios M, Bivol A, Bodenheimer T, Boice L, Bootwalla MS, Borges dos Reis R, Boutros PC, Bowen J, Bowlby R, Boyd J, Bradley RK, Breggia A, Brimo F, Bristow CA, Brooks D, Broom BM, Bryce AH, Bubley G, Burks E, Butterfield YS, Button M, Canes D, Carlotti CG, Carlsen R, Carmel M, Carroll PR, Carter SL, Cartun R, Carver BS, Chan JM, Chang MT, Chen Y, Cherniack AD, Chevalier S, Chin L, Cho J, Chu A, Chuah E, Chudamani S, Cibulskis K, Ciriello G, Clarke A, Cooperberg MR, Corcoran NM, Costello AJ, Cowan J, Crain D, Curley E, David K, Demchok JA, Demichelis F, Dhalla N, Dhir R, Doueik A, Drake B, Dvinge H, Dyakova N, Felau I, Ferguson ML, Frazer S, Freedland S, Fu Y, Gabriel SB, Gao J, Gardner J, Gastier-Foster JM, Gehlenborg N, Gerken M, Gerstein MB, Getz G, Godwin AK, Gopalan A, Graefen M, Graim K, Gribbin T, Guin R, Gupta M, Hadjipanayis A, Haider S, Hamel L, Hayes DN, Heiman DI, Hess J, Hoadley KA, Holbrook AH, Holt RA, Holway A, Hovens CM, Hoyle AP, Huang M, Hutter CM, Ittmann M, Iype L, Jefferys SR, Jones CD, Jones SJ, Juhl H, Kahles A, Kane CJ, Kasaian K, Kerger M, Khurana E, Kim J, Klein RJ, Kucherlapati R, Lacombe L, Ladanyi M, Lai PH, Laird PW, Lander ES, Latour M, Lawrence MS, Lau K, LeBien T, Lee D, Lee S, Lehmann KV, Leraas KM, Leshchiner I, Leung R, Libertino JA, Lichtenberg TM, Lin P, Linehan WM, Ling S, Lippman SM, Liu J, Liu W, Lochovsky L, Loda M, Logothetis C, Lolla L, Longacre T, Lu Y, Luo J, Ma Y, Mahadeshwar HS, Mallery D, Mariamidze A, Marra MA, Mayo M, McCall S, McKercher G, Meng S, Mes-Masson AM, Merino MJ, Meyerson M, Mieczkowski PA, Mills GB, Mills Shaw KR, Minner S, Moinzadeh A, Moore RA, Morris S, Morrison C, Mose LE, Mungall AJ, Murray BA, Myers JB, Naresh R, Nelson J, Nelson MA, Nelson PS, Newton Y, Noble MS, Noushmehr H, Nykter M, Pantazi A, Parfenov M, Park PJ, Parker JS, Paulauskis J, Penny R, Perou CM, Piché A, Pihl T, Pinto PA, Prandi D, Protopopov A, Ramirez NC, Rao A, Rathmell WK, Rätsch G, Ren X, Reuter VE, Reynolds SM, Rhie SK, Rieger-Christ K, Roach J, Robertson AG, Robinson B, Rubin MA, Saad F, Sadeghi S, Saksena G, Saller C, Salner A, Sanchez-Vega F, Sander C, Sandusky G, Sauter G, Sboner A, Scardino PT, Scarlata E, Schein JE, Schlomm T, Schmidt LS, Schultz N, Schumacher SE, Seidman J, Neder L, Seth S, Sharp A, Shelton C, Shelton T, Shen H, Shen R, Sherman M, Sheth M, Shi Y, Shih J, Shmulevich I, Simko J, Simon R, Simons JV, Sipahimalani P, Skelly T, Sofia HJ, Soloway MG, Song X, Sorcini A, Sougnez C, Stepa S, Stewart C, Stewart J, Stuart JM, Sullivan TB, Sun C, Sun H, Tam A, Tan D, Tang J, Tarnuzzer R, Tarvin K, Taylor BS, Teebagy P, Tenggara I, Têtu B, Tewari A, Thiessen N, Thompson T, Thorne LB, Tirapelli DP, Tomlins SA, Trevisan FA, Troncoso P, True LD, Tsourlakis MC, Tyekucheva S, Van Allen E, Van Den Berg DJ, Veluvolu U, Verhaak R, Vocke CD, Voet D, Wan Y, Wang Q, Wang W, Wang Z, Weinhold N, Weinstein JN, Weisenberger DJ, Wilkerson MD, Wise L, Witte J, Wu CC, Wu J, Wu Y, Xu AW, Yadav SS, Yang L, Yang L, Yau C, Ye H, Yena P, Zeng T, Zenklusen JC, Zhang H, Zhang J, Zhang J, Zhang W, Zhong Y, Zhu K, Zmuda E. The Molecular Taxonomy of Primary Prostate Cancer. Cell 2015; 163:1011-25. PubMed
  • Pomerantz MM, Li F, Takeda DY, Lenci R, Chonkar A, Chabot M, Cejas P, Vazquez F, Cook J, Shivdasani RA, Bowden M, Lis R, Hahn WC, Kantoff PW, Brown M, Loda M, Long HW, Freedman ML. The androgen receptor cistrome is extensively reprogrammed in human prostate tumorigenesis. Nat Genet 2015; 47:1346-51. PubMed
  • Lu D, Sinnott JA, Valdimarsdóttir U, Fang F, Gerke T, Tyekucheva S, Fiorentino M, Lambe M, Sesso HD, Sweeney CJ, Wilson KM, Giovannucci EL, Loda M, Mucci LA, Fall K. Stress-Related Signaling Pathways in Lethal and Nonlethal Prostate Cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2015. PubMed
  • Martin NE, Gerke T, Sinnott JA, Stack EC, Andrén O, Andersson SO, Johansson JE, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Fedele G, Stampfer M, Kantoff PW, Mucci LA, Loda M. Measuring PI3K Activation: Clinicopathologic, Immunohistochemical, and RNA Expression Analysis in Prostate Cancer. Mol Cancer Res 2015. PubMed
  • Mima K, Nishihara R, Nowak JA, Kim SA, Song M, Inamura K, Sukawa Y, Masuda A, Yang J, Dou R, Nosho K, Baba H, Giovannucci EL, Bowden M, Loda M, Giannakis M, Bass AJ, Dranoff G, Freeman GJ, Chan AT, Fuchs CS, Qian ZR, Ogino S. MicroRNA MIR21 and T Cells in Colorectal Cancer. Cancer Immunol Res 2015. PubMed
  • Stachler MD, Taylor-Weiner A, Peng S, McKenna A, Agoston AT, Odze RD, Davison JM, Nason KS, Loda M, Leshchiner I, Stewart C, Stojanov P, Seepo S, Lawrence MS, Ferrer-Torres D, Lin J, Chang AC, Gabriel SB, Lander ES, Beer DG, Getz G, Carter SL, Bass AJ. Paired exome analysis of Barrett's esophagus and adenocarcinoma. Nat Genet 2015. PubMed
  • Tyekucheva S, Martin NE, Stack EC, Wei W, Vathipadiekal V, Waldron L, Fiorentino M, Lis RT, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Parmigiani G, Mucci LA, Birrer M. Comparing Platforms for Messenger RNA Expression Profiling of Archival Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Tissues. J Mol Diagn 2015; 17:374-81. PubMed
  • Cacciatore S, Loda M. Innovation in metabolomics to improve personalized healthcare. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2015; 1346:57-62. PubMed
  • Sinnott JA, Rider JR, Carlsson J, Gerke T, Tyekucheva S, Penney KL, Sesso HD, Loda M, Fall K, Stampfer MJ, Mucci LA, Pawitan Y, Andersson SO, Andrén O. Molecular differences in transition zone and peripheral zone prostate tumors. Carcinogenesis 2015; 36:632-8. PubMed
  • Blume-Jensen P, Berman DM, Rimm DL, Shipitsin M, Putzi M, Nifong TP, Small C, Choudhury S, Capela T, Coupal L, Ernst C, Hurley A, Kaprelyants A, Chang H, Giladi E, Nardone J, Dunyak J, Loda M, Klein EA, Magi-Galluzzi C, Latour M, Epstein JI, Kantoff P, Saad F. Development and clinical validation of an in situ biopsy-based multimarker assay for risk stratification in prostate cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2015. PubMed
  • Kehr E, Masry P, Lis R, Loda M, Taplin ME, Hirsch MS. Detecting metastatic prostate carcinoma in pelvic lymph nodes following neoadjuvant hormone therapy: the eyes have it! Histopathology 2015. PubMed
  • Robinson D, Van Allen EM, Wu YM, Schultz N, Lonigro RJ, Mosquera JM, Montgomery B, Taplin ME, Pritchard CC, Attard G, Beltran H, Abida W, Bradley RK, Vinson J, Cao X, Vats P, Kunju LP, Hussain M, Feng FY, Tomlins SA, Cooney KA, Smith DC, Brennan C, Siddiqui J, Mehra R, Chen Y, Rathkopf DE, Morris MJ, Solomon SB, Durack JC, Reuter VE, Gopalan A, Gao J, Loda M, Lis RT, Bowden M, Balk SP, Gaviola G, Sougnez C, Gupta M, Yu EY, Mostaghel EA, Cheng HH, Mulcahy H, True LD, Plymate SR, Dvinge H, Ferraldeschi R, Flohr P, Miranda S, Zafeiriou Z, Tunariu N, Mateo J, Perez-Lopez R, Demichelis F, Robinson BD, Schiffman M, Nanus DM, Tagawa ST, Sigaras A, Eng KW, Elemento O, Sboner A, Heath EI, Scher HI, Pienta KJ, Kantoff P, de Bono JS, Rubin MA, Nelson PS, Garraway LA, Sawyers CL, Chinnaiyan AM. Integrative clinical genomics of advanced prostate cancer. Cell 2015; 161:1215-28. PubMed
  • Brown M, Chinnaiyan A, Farsetti A, Livingston DM, Loda M, Schuele R, Mihich E. 26th Pezcoller symposium: cancers driven by hormones. Cancer Res 2015; 75:1177-80. PubMed
  • Courtney KD, Manola JB, Elfiky AA, Ross R, Oh WK, Yap JT, Van den Abbeele AD, Ryan CW, Beer TM, Loda M, Priolo C, Kantoff P, Taplin ME. A phase I study of everolimus and docetaxel in patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer. Clin Genitourin Cancer 2015; 13:113-23. PubMed
  • Chen EJ, Sowalsky AG, Gao S, Cai C, Voznesensky O, Schaefer R, Loda M, True LD, Ye H, Troncoso P, Lis RL, Kantoff PW, Montgomery RB, Nelson PS, Bubley GJ, Balk SP, Taplin ME. Abiraterone treatment in castration-resistant prostate cancer selects for progesterone responsive mutant androgen receptors. Clin Cancer Res 2015. PubMed
  • Rodrigues LU, Rider L, Nieto C, Romero L, Karimpour-Fard A, Loda M, Lucia MS, Wu M, Shi L, Cimic A, Sirintrapun SJ, Nolley R, Pac C, Chen H, Peehl DM, Xu J, Liu W, Costello JC, Cramer SD. Coordinate loss of MAP3K7 and CHD1 promotes aggressive prostate cancer. Cancer Res 2015; 75:1021-34. PubMed
  • Alagesan B, Contino G, Guimaraes AR, Corcoran RB, Deshpande V, Wojtkiewicz GR, Hezel AF, Wong KK, Loda M, Weissleder R, Benes C, Engelman JA, Bardeesy N. Combined MEK and PI3K inhibition in a mouse model of pancreatic cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2015; 21:396-404. PubMed
  • Dadras SS, Lin RJ, Razavi G, Kawakami A, Du J, Feige E, Milner DA, Loda MF, Granter SR, Detmar M, Widlund HR, Horstmann MA, Fisher DE. A novel role for microphthalmia-associated transcription factor-regulated pigment epithelium-derived factor during melanoma progression. Am J Pathol 2014; 185:252-65. PubMed
  • Penney KL, Sinnott JA, Tyekucheva S, Gerke T, Shui IM, Kraft P, Sesso HD, Freedman ML, Loda M, Mucci LA, Stampfer MJ. Association of prostate cancer risk variants with gene expression in normal and tumor tissue. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2015; 24:255-60. PubMed
  • Bambury RM, Bhatt AS, Riester M, Pedamallu CS, Duke F, Bellmunt J, Stack EC, Werner L, Park R, Iyer G, Loda M, Kantoff PW, Michor F, Meyerson M, Rosenberg JE. DNA copy number analysis of metastatic urothelial carcinoma with comparison to primary tumors. BMC Cancer 2015; 15:242. PubMed
  • Majumder B, Baraneedharan U, Thiyagarajan S, Radhakrishnan P, Narasimhan H, Dhandapani M, Brijwani N, Pinto DD, Prasath A, Shanthappa BU, Thayakumar A, Surendran R, Babu GK, Shenoy AM, Kuriakose MA, Bergthold G, Horowitz P, Loda M, Beroukhim R, Agarwal S, Sengupta S, Sundaram M, Majumder PK. Predicting clinical response to anticancer drugs using an ex vivo platform that captures tumour heterogeneity. Nat Commun 2015; 6:6169. PubMed
  • Priolo C, Pyne S, Rose J, Regan ER, Zadra G, Photopoulos C, Cacciatore S, Schultz D, Scaglia N, McDunn J, De Marzo AM, Loda M. AKT1 and MYC induce distinctive metabolic fingerprints in human prostate cancer. Cancer Res 2014. PubMed
  • Taplin ME, Montgomery B, Logothetis CJ, Bubley GJ, Richie JP, Dalkin BL, Sanda MG, Davis JW, Loda M, True LD, Troncoso P, Ye H, Lis RT, Marck BT, Matsumoto AM, Balk SP, Mostaghel EA, Penning TM, Nelson PS, Xie W, Jiang Z, Haqq CM, Tamae D, Tran N, Peng W, Kheoh T, Molina A, Kantoff PW. Intense androgen-deprivation therapy with abiraterone acetate plus leuprolide acetate in patients with localized high-risk prostate cancer: results of a randomized phase II neoadjuvant study. J Clin Oncol 2014. PubMed
  • Pandit-Taskar N, O'Donoghue JA, Beylergil V, Lyashchenko S, Ruan S, Solomon SB, Durack JC, Carrasquillo JA, Lefkowitz RA, Gonen M, Lewis JS, Holland JP, Cheal SM, Reuter VE, Osborne JR, Loda MF, Smith-Jones PM, Weber WA, Bander NH, Scher HI, Morris MJ, Larson SM. ⁸⁹Zr-huJ591 immuno-PET imaging in patients with advanced metastatic prostate cancer. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2014; 41:2093-105. PubMed
  • Sioletic S, Czaplinski J, Hu L, Fletcher JA, Fletcher CD, Wagner AJ, Loda M, Demetri GD, Sicinska ET, Snyder EL. c-Jun promotes cell migration and drives expression of the motility factor ENPP2 in soft tissue sarcomas. J Pathol 2014. PubMed
  • Yoo S, Pettersson A, Jordahl KM, Lis RT, Lindstrom S, Meisner A, Nuttall EJ, Stack EC, Stampfer MJ, Kraft P, Brown M, Loda M, Giovannucci EL, Kantoff PW, Mucci LA. Androgen receptor CAG repeat polymorphism and risk of TMPRSS2:ERG-positive prostate cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2014. PubMed
  • Flavin R, Pettersson A, Hendrickson WK, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Kunz L, Judson GL, Lis R, Bailey D, Fiore C, Nuttall E, Martin NE, Stack E, Penney KL, Rider JR, Sinnott J, Sweeney C, Sesso HD, Fall K, Giovannucci E, Kantoff P, Stampfer M, Loda M, Mucci LA. SPINK1 protein expression and prostate cancer progression. Clin Cancer Res 2014. PubMed
  • Preston MA, Wilson KM, Markt SC, Ge R, Morash C, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Giovannucci E, Mucci LA, Olumi AF. 5α-Reductase inhibitors and risk of high-grade or lethal prostate cancer. JAMA Intern Med 2014. PubMed
  • González-Billalabeitia E, Seitzer N, Song SJ, Song MS, Patnaik A, Liu XS, Epping MT, Papa A, Hobbs RM, Chen M, Lunardi A, Ng C, Webster KA, Signoretti S, Loda M, Asara JM, Nardella C, Clohessy JG, Cantley LC, Pandolfi PP. Vulnerabilities of PTEN-TP53-deficient prostate cancers to compound PARP-PI3K inhibition. 2014. PubMed
  • Guancial EA, Werner L, Bellmunt J, Bamias A, Choueiri TK, Ross R, Schutz FA, Park RS, O'Brien RJ, Hirsch MS, Barletta JA, Berman DM, Lis R, Loda M, Stack EC, Garraway LA, Riester M, Michor F, Kantoff PW, Rosenberg JE. FGFR3 expression in primary and metastatic urothelial carcinoma of the bladder. Cancer Med 2014. PubMed
  • Lohr JG, Adalsteinsson VA, Cibulskis K, Choudhury AD, Rosenberg M, Cruz-Gordillo P, Francis JM, Zhang CZ, Shalek AK, Satija R, Trombetta JJ, Lu D, Tallapragada N, Tahirova N, Kim S, Blumenstiel B, Sougnez C, Lowe A, Wong B, Auclair D, Van Allen EM, Nakabayashi M, Lis RT, Lee GS, Li T, Chabot MS, Ly A, Taplin ME, Clancy TE, Loda M, Regev A, Meyerson M, Hahn WC, Kantoff PW, Golub TR, Getz G, Boehm JS, Love JC. Whole-exome sequencing of circulating tumor cells provides a window into metastatic prostate cancer. Nat Biotechnol 2014. PubMed
  • Wagle N, Grabiner BC, Van Allen EM, Hodis E, Jacobus S, Supko JG, Stewart M, Choueiri TK, Gandhi L, Cleary JM, Elfiky AA, Taplin ME, Stack EC, Signoretti S, Loda M, Shapiro GI, Sabatini DM, Lander ES, Gabriel SB, Kantoff PW, Garraway LA, Rosenberg JE. Activating mTOR mutations in a patient with an extraordinary response on a phase I trial of everolimus and pazopanib. 2014. PubMed
  • Riester M, Werner L, Bellmunt J, Selvarajah S, Guancial EA, Weir BA, Stack EC, Park RS, O'Brien R, Schutz FA, Choueiri TK, Signoretti S, Lloreta J, Marchionni L, Gallardo E, Rojo F, Garcia DI, Chekaluk Y, Kwiatkowski DJ, Bochner BH, Hahn WC, Ligon AH, Barletta JA, Loda M, Berman DM, Kantoff PW, Michor F, Rosenberg JE. Integrative analysis of 1q23.3 copy-number gain in metastatic urothelial carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res 2014; 20:1873-83. PubMed
  • Zadra G, Photopoulos C, Tyekucheva S, Heidari P, Weng QP, Fedele G, Liu H, Scaglia N, Priolo C, Sicinska E, Mahmood U, Signoretti S, Birnberg N, Loda M. A novel direct activator of AMPK inhibits prostate cancer growth by blocking lipogenesis. EMBO Mol Med 2014; 6:519-38. PubMed
  • Selvarajah S, Pyne S, Chen E, Sompallae R, Ligon AH, Nielsen GP, Dranoff G, Stack E, Loda M, Flavin R. High-resolution array CGH and gene expression profiling of alveolar soft part sarcoma. Clin Cancer Res 2014; 20:1521-30. PubMed
  • Zu K, Mucci L, Rosner BA, Clinton SK, Loda M, Stampfer MJ, Giovannucci E. Dietary lycopene, angiogenesis, and prostate cancer: a prospective study in the prostate-specific antigen era. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2014; 106:djt430. PubMed
  • Scaglia N, Tyekucheva S, Zadra G, Photopoulos C, Loda M. De novo fatty acid synthesis at the mitotic exit is required to complete cellular division. Cell Cycle 2014; 13:859-68. PubMed
  • Zadra G, Photopoulos C, Tyekucheva S, Heidari P, Weng QP, Fedele G, Liu H, Scaglia N, Priolo C, Sicinska E, Mahmood U, Signoretti S, Birnberg N, Loda M. A novel direct activator of AMPK inhibits prostate cancer growth by blocking lipogenesis. EMBO Mol Med 2014; 6:1357. PubMed
  • Crawley DJ, Holmberg L, Melvin JC, Loda M, Chowdhury S, Rudman SM, Van Hemelrijck M. Serum glucose and risk of cancer: a meta-analysis. BMC Cancer 2015; 14:985. PubMed
  • Pettersson A, Lis RT, Meisner A, Flavin R, Stack EC, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Graff RE, Penney KL, Rider JR, Nuttall EJ, Martin NE, Sesso HD, Pollak M, Stampfer MJ, Kantoff PW, Giovannucci EL, Loda M, Mucci LA. Modification of the association between obesity and lethal prostate cancer by TMPRSS2:ERG. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2013; 105:1881-90. PubMed
  • Kasperzyk JL, Finn SP, Flavin R, Fiorentino M, Lis R, Hendrickson WK, Clinton SK, Sesso HD, Giovannucci EL, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Mucci LA. Prostate-specific membrane antigen protein expression in tumor tissue and risk of lethal prostate cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013; 22:2354-63. PubMed
  • Zu K, Martin NE, Fiorentino M, Flavin R, Lis RT, Sinnott JA, Finn S, Penney KL, Ma J, Fazli L, Gleave ME, Bismar TA, Stampfer MJ, Pollak MN, Loda M, Mucci LA, Giovannucci E. Protein expression of PTEN, insulin-like growth factor I receptor (IGF-IR), and lethal prostate cancer: a prospective study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013; 22:1984-93. PubMed
  • Chavarro JE, Kenfield SA, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Campos H, Sesso HD, Ma J. Blood levels of saturated and monounsaturated fatty acids as markers of de novo lipogenesis and risk of prostate cancer. Am J Epidemiol 2013; 178:1246-55. PubMed
  • Kaelin W, Livingston D, Loda M, Vousden K, Mihich E. Twenty-fifth annual Pezcoller Symposium: Metabolism and tumorigenesis. Cancer Res 2013; 73:6124-7. PubMed
  • Zadra G, Photopoulos C, Loda M. The fat side of prostate cancer. Biochim Biophys Acta 2013. PubMed
  • Penney KL, Stampfer MJ, Jahn JL, Sinnott JA, Flavin R, Rider JR, Finn S, Giovannucci E, Sesso HD, Loda M, Mucci LA, Fiorentino M. Gleason grade progression is uncommon. Cancer Res 2013; 73:5163-8. PubMed
  • Lunardi A, Ala U, Epping MT, Salmena L, Clohessy JG, Webster KA, Wang G, Mazzucchelli R, Bianconi M, Stack EC, Lis R, Patnaik A, Cantley LC, Bubley G, Cordon-Cardo C, Gerald WL, Montironi R, Signoretti S, Loda M, Nardella C, Pandolfi PP. A co-clinical approach identifies mechanisms and potential therapies for androgen deprivation resistance in prostate cancer. Nat Genet 2013; 45:747-55. PubMed
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