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Raphael Bueno, MD


  • Shtivelman E, Hensing T, Simon GR, Dennis PA, Otterson GA, Bueno R, Salgia R.Molecular pathways and therapeutic targets in lung cancer.Oncotarget. 2014 Mar 21.
  • Mohiuddin K, Haneuse S, Sofer T, Gill R, Jaklitsch MT, Colson YL, Wee J, Bueno R, Mentzer SJ, Sugarbaker DJ, Swanson SJ.Relationship between margin distance and local recurrence among patients undergoing wedge resection for small (≤2 cm) non-small cell lung cancer.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Apr;147(4):1169-75; discussion 1175-7.
  • Opitz I, Bueno R, Lim E, Pass H, Pastorino U, Boeri M, Rocco G, .Biomolecular and clinical practice in malignant pleural mesothelioma and lung cancer: what thoracic surgeons should know.European Journal Of Cardio Thoracic Surgery : Official Journal Of The European Association For Cardio Thoracic Surgery. 2014 Mar 12.
  • De Rienzo A, Yeap BY, Cibas ES, Richards WG, Dong L, Gill RR, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Gene expression ratio test distinguishes normal lung from lung tumors in solid tissue and FNA biopsies.J Mol Diagn. 2014 Mar;16(2):267-72.
  • Nakahira K, Kyung SY, Rogers AJ, Gazourian L, Youn S, Massaro AF, Quintana C, Osorio JC, Wang Z, Zhao Y, Lawler LA, Christie JD, Meyer NJ, Mc Causland FR, Waikar SS, Waxman AB, Chung RT, Bueno R, Rosas IO, Fredenburgh LE, Baron RM, Christiani DC, Hunninghake GM, Choi AM.Circulating mitochondrial DNA in patients in the ICU as a marker of mortality: derivation and validation.PLoS Med. 2013 Dec;10(12):e1001577; discussion e1001577.
  • Chirieac LR, Barletta JA, Yeap BY, Richards WG, Tilleman T, Bueno R, Baldini EH, Godleski J, Sugarbaker DJ.Clinicopathologic characteristics of malignant mesotheliomas arising in patients with a history of radiation for Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.J Clin Oncol. 2013 Dec 20;31(36):4544-9.
  • De Rienzo A, Richards WG, Yeap BY, Coleman MH, Sugarbaker PE, Chirieac LR, Wang YE, Quackenbush J, Jensen RV, Bueno R.Sequential Binary Gene Ratio Tests Define a Novel Molecular Diagnostic Strategy for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma.Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Apr 18.
  • Lee MS, Mamon HJ, Hong TS, Choi NC, Fidias PM, Kwak EL, Meyerhardt JA, Ryan DP, Bueno R, Donahue DM, Jaklitsch MT, Lanuti M, Rattner DW, Fuchs CS, Enzinger PC.Preoperative cetuximab, irinotecan, Cisplatin, and radiation therapy for patients with locally advanced esophageal cancer.Oncologist. 2013;18(3):281-7.
  • Sugarbaker DJ, Gill RR, Yeap BY, Wolf AS, DaSilva MC, Baldini EH, Bueno R, Richards WG.Hyperthermic intraoperative pleural cisplatin chemotherapy extends interval to recurrence and survival among low-risk patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma undergoing surgical macroscopic complete resection.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Apr;145(4):955-63.
  • Rusch V, Baldini EH, Bueno R, De Perrot M, Flores R, Hasegawa S, Klepetko W, Krug L, Lang-Lazdunski L, Pass H, Weder W, Sugarbaker DJ, .The role of surgical cytoreduction in the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma: meeting summary of the International Mesothelioma Interest Group Congress, September 11-14, 2012, Boston, Mass.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Apr;145(4):909-10.
  • Oxman DA, Issa NC, Marty FM, Patel A, Panizales CZ, Johnson NN, Licona JH, McKenna SS, Frendl G, Mentzer SJ, Jaklitsch MT, Bueno R, Colson Y, Swanson SJ, Sugarbaker DJ, Baden LR.Postoperative Antibacterial Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Infectious Complications Associated With Tube Thoracostomy in Patients Undergoing Elective General Thoracic Surgery: A Double-blind, Placebo-Controlled, Randomized Trial.JAMA Surg. 2013 Jan 16:1-7.
  • Barbone D, Cheung P, Battula S, Busacca S, Gray SG, Longley DB, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Fennell DA, Broaddus VC.Vorinostat eliminates multicellular resistance of mesothelioma 3D spheroids via restoration of Noxa expression.PLoS ONE. 2012;7(12):e52753.
  • Boylan AM, Wang XF, Ko R, Watson PM, Gu L, Harpole D, Bueno R, Kelly R, Kohman L, Kratzke R.Detection of human telomerase reverse transcriptase mRNA in cells obtained by lavage of the pleura is not associated with worse outcome in patients with stage I/II non-small cell lung cancer: Results from Cancer and Leukemia Group B 159902.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Sep 28.
  • Sugarbaker DJ, Wolf AS, Chirieac LR, Godleski JJ, Tilleman TR, Jaklitsch MT, Bueno R, Richards WG.Clinical and pathological features of three-year survivors of malignant pleural mesothelioma following extrapleural pneumonectomy.European Journal Of Cardio Thoracic Surgery : Official Journal Of The European Association For Cardio Thoracic Surgery. 2011 Feb 8.
  • Ou WB, Hubert C, Corson JM, Bueno R, Flynn DL, Sugarbaker DJ, Fletcher JA.Targeted inhibition of multiple receptor tyrosine kinases in mesothelioma.Neoplasia. 2011 Jan;13(1):12-22.
  • De Rienzo A, Dong L, Yeap BY, Jensen RV, Richards WG, Gordon GJ, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Fine-needle aspiration biopsies for gene expression ratio-based diagnostic and prognostic tests in malignant pleural mesothelioma.Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Jan 15;17(2):310-6.
  • Cooley ME, Emmons KM, Haddad R, Wang Q, Posner M, Bueno R, Cohen TJ, Johnson BE.Patient-reported receipt of and interest in smoking-cessation interventions after a diagnosis of cancer.Cancer. 2011 Jan 10.
  • Bueno R.New technique for Heller myotomy with the LigaSure device alone.Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010;22(2):187-8.
  • Koestler DC, Marsit CJ, Christensen BC, Karagas MR, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Kelsey KT, Houseman EA.Semi-supervised recursively partitioned mixture models for identifying cancer subtypes.Bioinformatics. 2010 Oct 15;26(20):2578-85.
  • Wolf AS, Richards WG, Tilleman TR, Chirieac L, Hurwitz S, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ.Characteristics of malignant pleural mesothelioma in women.Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Sep;90(3):949-56; discussion 956.
  • Mujoomdar AA, Tilleman TR, Richards WG, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ.Prevalence of in vitro chemotherapeutic drug resistance in primary malignant pleural mesothelioma: Result in a cohort of 203 resection specimens.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 May 29.
  • Mujoomdar AA, Tilleman TR, Richards WG, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ.Prevalence of in vitro chemotherapeutic drug resistance in primary malignant pleural mesothelioma: result in a cohort of 203 resection specimens.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Aug;140(2):352-5.
  • Christensen BC, Houseman EA, Poage GM, Godleski JJ, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Wiencke JK, Nelson HH, Marsit CJ, Kelsey KT.Integrated profiling reveals a global correlation between epigenetic and genetic alterations in mesothelioma.Cancer Res. 2010 Jul 15;70(14):5686-94.
  • Bueno R, De Rienzo A, Dong L, Gordon GJ, Hercus CF, Richards WG, Jensen RV, Anwar A, Maulik G, Chirieac LR, Ho KF, Taillon BE, Turcotte CL, Hercus RG, Gullans SR, Sugarbaker DJ.Second generation sequencing of the mesothelioma tumor genome.PLoS ONE. 2010;5(5):e10612.
  • Richards WG, Godleski JJ, Yeap BY, Corson JM, Chirieac LR, Zellos L, Mujoomdar A, Jaklitsch MT, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ.Proposed adjustments to pathologic staging of epithelial malignant pleural mesothelioma based on analysis of 354 cases.Cancer. 2010 Mar 15;116(6):1510-7.
  • Dong L, Jensen RV, De Rienzo A, Gordon GJ, Xu Y, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Differentially expressed alternatively spliced genes in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma identified using massively parallel transcriptome sequencing.BMC Med Genet. 2009;10:149.
  • Cooley ME,Sarna L,Kotlerman J,Lukanich JM,Jaklitsch M,Green SB,Bueno R.Smoking cessation is challenging even for patients recovering from lung cancer surgery with curative intent.Lung Cancer. 2009 Nov;66(2):218-25.
  • Bueno R.Making the case for molecular staging of malignant pleural mesothelioma.Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009;21(2):188-93. Review.
  • DeMeo DL, Mariani T, Bhattacharya S, Srisuma S, Lange C, Litonjua A, Bueno R, Pillai SG, Lomas DA, Sparrow D, Shapiro SD, Criner GJ, Kim HP, Chen Z, Choi AM, Reilly J, Silverman EK.Integration of genomic and genetic approaches implicates IREB2 as a COPD susceptibility gene.Am J Hum Genet. 2009 Oct;85(4):493-502.
  • Caglar HB, Baldini EH, Othus M, Rabin MS, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Mentzer SJ, Jänne PA, Johnson BE, Allen AM.Outcomes of patients with stage III nonsmall cell lung cancer treated with chemotherapy and radiation with and without surgery.Cancer. 2009 Sep 15;115(18):4156-66.
  • Christensen BC, Houseman EA, Marsit CJ, Zheng S, Wrensch MR, Wiemels JL, Nelson HH, Karagas MR, Padbury JF, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Yeh RF, Wiencke JK, Kelsey KT.Aging and environmental exposures alter tissue-specific DNA methylation dependent upon CpG island context.PLoS Genet. 2009 Aug;5(8):e1000602.
  • Christensen BC, Marsit CJ, Houseman EA, Godleski JJ, Longacker JL, Zheng S, Yeh RF, Wrensch MR, Wiemels JL, Karagas MR, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Nelson HH, Wiencke JK, Kelsey KT.Differentiation of lung adenocarcinoma, pleural mesothelioma, and nonmalignant pulmonary tissues using DNA methylation profiles.Cancer Res. 2009 Aug 1;69(15):6315-21.
  • Paul S, Su S, Edenfield H, Kwiatkowski DJ, Bueno R.Treatment of refractory lymphangioleiomyomatosis-associated chylous effusion with a pleuroperitoneal window and omental flap.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Aug;138(2):497-8.
  • Tilleman TR, Richards WG, Zellos L, Johnson BE, Jaklitsch MT, Mueller J, Yeap BY, Mujoomdar AA, Ducko CT, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ.Extrapleural pneumonectomy followed by intracavitary intraoperative hyperthermic cisplatin with pharmacologic cytoprotection for treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma: a phase II prospective study.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Aug;138(2):405-11.
  • Paul S,Escareno CE,Clancy K,Jaklitsch MT,Bueno R,Lautz DB.Gastrointestinal complications after lung transplantation.J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009 May;28(5):475-9.
  • Gordon GJ,Dong L,Yeap BY,Richards WG,Glickman JN,Edenfield H,Mani M,Colquitt R,Maulik G,Van Oss B,Sugarbaker DJ,Bueno R.Four-gene expression ratio test for survival in patients undergoing surgery for mesothelioma.Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2009 May 6;101(9):678-86.
  • Zellos L,Richards WG,Capalbo L,Jaklitsch MT,Chirieac LR,Johnson BE,Bueno R,Sugarbaker DJ.A phase I study of extrapleural pneumonectomy and intracavitary intraoperative hyperthermic cisplatin with amifostine cytoprotection for malignant pleural mesothelioma.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 Feb;137(2):453-8.
  • Christensen BC,Houseman EA,Godleski JJ,Marsit CJ,Longacker JL,Roelofs CR,Karagas MR,Wrensch MR,Yeh RF,Nelson HH,Wiemels JL,Zheng S,Wiencke JK,Bueno R,Sugarbaker DJ,Kelsey KT.Epigenetic profiles distinguish pleural mesothelioma from normal pleura and predict lung asbestos burden and clinical outcome.Cancer Res. 2009 Jan 1;69(1):227-34.
  • Bhattacharya S,Srisuma S,Demeo DL,Shapiro SD,Bueno R,Silverman EK,Reilly JJ,Mariani TJ.Molecular biomarkers for quantitative and discrete COPD phenotypes.Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2009 Mar;40(3):359-67.
  • Christensen BC, Godleski JJ, Marsit CJ, Houseman EA, Lopez-Fagundo CY, Longacker JL, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Nelson HH, Kelsey KT.Asbestos exposure predicts cell cycle control gene promoter methylation in pleural mesothelioma.Carcinogenesis. 2008 Aug;29(8):1555-9.
  • Christensen BC, Godleski JJ, Roelofs CR, Longacker JL, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Marsit CJ, Nelson HH, Kelsey KT.Asbestos burden predicts survival in pleural mesothelioma.Environ Health Perspect. 2008 Jun;116(6):723-6.
  • Wilson SM,Barbone D,Yang TM,Jablons DM,Bueno R,Sugarbaker DJ,Nishimura SL,Gordon GJ,Broaddus VC.mTOR mediates survival signals in malignant mesothelioma grown as tumor fragment spheroids.Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2008 Nov;39(5):576-83.
  • Neragi-Miandoab S, Linden PA, Ducko CT, Bueno R, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.VATS pericardiotomy for patients with known malignancy and pericardial effusion: survival and prognosis of positive cytology and metastatic involvement of the pericardium: a case control study.Int J Surg. 2008 Apr;6(2):110-4.
  • Sugarbaker DJ, Richards WG, Gordon GJ, Dong L, De Rienzo A, Maulik G, Glickman JN, Chirieac LR, Hartman ML, Taillon BE, Du L, Bouffard P, Kingsmore SF, Miller NA, Farmer AD, Jensen RV, Gullans SR, Bueno R.Transcriptome sequencing of malignant pleural mesothelioma tumors.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Mar 4;105(9):3521-6.
  • Allen AM, Mentzer SJ, Yeap BY, Soto R, Baldini EH, Rabin MS, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Pneumonectomy after chemoradiation: the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham and Women's Hospital experience.Cancer. 2008 Mar 1;112(5):1106-13.
  • Gordon GJ, Mani M, Maulik G, Mukhopadhyay L, Yeap BY, Kindler HL, Salgia R, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Preclinical studies of the proteasome inhibitor bortezomib in malignant pleural mesothelioma.Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2008 Apr;61(4):549-58.
  • Jagadeeswaran R, Surawska H, Krishnaswamy S, Janamanchi V, Mackinnon AC, Seiwert TY, Loganathan S, Kanteti R, Reichman T, Nallasura V, Schwartz S, Faoro L, Wang YC, Girard L, Tretiakova MS, Ahmed S, Zumba O, Soulii L, Bindokas VP, Szeto LL, Gordon GJ, Bueno R, Sugarbaker D, Lingen MW, Sattler M, Krausz T, Vigneswaran W, Natarajan V, Minna J, Vokes EE, Ferguson MK, Husain AN, Salgia R.Paxillin is a target for somatic mutations in lung cancer: implications for cell growth and invasion.Cancer Res. 2008 Jan 1;68(1):132-42.
  • Richards W, Van Oss S, Glickman J, Chirieac L, Yeap B, Dong L, Gordon G, Mercer H, Gill K, Imrich A, Bueno R, Sugarbaker D.A microaliquoting technique for precise histological annotation and optimization of cell content in frozen tissue specimens.Biotech Histochem. 2007 Oct 3:1-9.
  • Allen AM, Den R, Wong JS, Zurakowski D, Soto R, Jnne PA, Zellos L, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Baldini EH.Influence of radiotherapy technique and dose on patterns of failure for mesothelioma patients after extrapleural pneumonectomy.Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Aug 1;68(5):1366-74.
  • Paul S, Jain SH, Gallegos RP, Aranki SF, Bueno R.Functional paraganglioma of the middle mediastinum.Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Jun;83(6):e14-6.
  • Silletti JP, Gordon GJ, Bueno R, Jaklitsch M, Loughlin KR.Prostate biopsy: past, present, and future.Urology. 2007 Mar;69(3):413-6.
  • Linden PA, Bueno R, Mentzer SJ, Zellos L, Lebenthal A, Colson YL, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Modified T-tube repair of delayed esophageal perforation results in a low mortality rate similar to that seen with acute perforations.Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Mar;83(3):1129-33.
  • Stewart AJ, O'Farrell DA, Mutyala S, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Cormack RA, Devlin PM.Severe toxicity after permanent radioactive seed implantation for mediastinal carcinoid tumors.Brachytherapy. 2007 Jan-Mar;6(1):58-61.
  • Linden PA, Yeap BY, Chang MY, Henderson WG, Jaklitsch MT, Khuri S, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Morbidity of lung resection after prior lobectomy: results from the Veterans Affairs National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Feb;83(2):425-31; discussion 432.
  • Gordon GJ, Mani M, Mukhopadhyay L, Dong L, Yeap BY, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Inhibitor of apoptosis proteins are regulated by tumour necrosis factor-alpha in malignant pleural mesothelioma.J Pathol. 2007 Mar;211(4):439-46.
  • Gordon GJ, Mani M, Mukhopadhyay L, Dong L, Edenfield HR, Glickman JN, Yeap BY, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Expression patterns of inhibitor of apoptosis proteins in malignant pleural mesothelioma.J Pathol. 2007 Mar;211(4):447-54.
  • Schmid D, Staudacher DL, Bueno R, Spieckermann PG, Moeslinger T.ATP-sensitive potassium channels expressed by human monocytes play a role in stasis-induced thrombogenesis via tissue factor pathway.Life Sci. 2007 Feb 20;80(11):989-98.
  • Marsit CJ, Houseman EA, Christensen BC, Eddy K, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Nelson HH, Karagas MR, Kelsey KT.Examination of a CpG island methylator phenotype and implications of methylation profiles in solid tumors.Cancer Res. 2006 Nov 1;66(21):10621-9.
  • Gordon GJ, Deters LA, Nitz MD, Lieberman BC, Yeap BY, Bueno R.Differential diagnosis of solitary lung nodules with gene expression ratios.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006 Sep;132(3):621-7.
  • Bhattacharya S, Srisuma S, Demeo DL, Reilly JJ, Bueno R, Silverman EK, Mariani TJ.Microarray data-based prioritization of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease susceptibility genes.Proc Am Thorac Soc. 2006 Aug;3(6):472.
  • Ettinger DS, Bepler G, Bueno R, Chang A, Chang JY, Chirieac LR, D'Amico TA, Demmy TL, Feigenberg SJ, Grannis FW, Jahan T, Jahanzeb M, Kessinger A, Komaki R, Kris MG, Langer CJ, Le QT, Martins R, Otterson GA, Robert F, Sugarbaker DJ, Wood DE,.Non-small cell lung cancer clinical practice guidelines in oncology.J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2006 Jul;4(6):548-82.
  • Allen AM, Czerminska M, Jnne PA, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R, Harris JR, Court L, Baldini EH.Fatal pneumonitis associated with intensity-modulated radiation therapy for mesothelioma.Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2006 Jul 1;65(3):640-5.
  • Richards WG, Zellos L, Bueno R, Jaklitsch MT, Jnne PA, Chirieac LR, Yeap BY, Dekkers RJ, Hartigan PM, Capalbo L, Sugarbaker DJ.Phase I to II study of pleurectomy/decortication and intraoperative intracavitary hyperthermic cisplatin lavage for mesothelioma.J Clin Oncol. 2006 Apr 1;24(10):1561-7.
  • Mukhopadhyay NK, Weisberg E, Gilchrist D, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Effectiveness of trichostatin A as a potential candidate for anticancer therapy in non-small-cell lung cancer.Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Mar;81(3):1034-42.
  • Linden PA, Gilbert RJ, Yeap BY, Boyle K, Deykin A, Jaklitsch MT, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Laparoscopic fundoplication in patients with end-stage lung disease awaiting transplantation.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006 Feb;131(2):438-46.
  • Jagadeeswaran R, Ma PC, Seiwert TY, Jagadeeswaran S, Zumba O, Nallasura V, Ahmed S, Filiberti R, Paganuzzi M, Puntoni R, Kratzke RA, Gordon GJ, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R, Janamanchi V, Bindokas VP, Kindler HL, Salgia R.Functional analysis of c-Met/hepatocyte growth factor pathway in malignant pleural mesothelioma.Cancer Res. 2006 Jan 1;66(1):352-61.
  • Mery CM, Pappas AN, Burt BM, Bueno R, Linden PA, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Diameter of non-small cell lung cancer correlates with long-term survival: implications for T stage.Chest. 2005 Nov;128(5):3255-60.
  • Mukhopadhyay NK, Gordon GJ, Maulik G, Doerre G, Liu BC, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Histone deacetylation is directly involved in desilencing the expression of the catalytic subunit of telomerase in normal lung fibroblast.J Cell Mol Med. 2005 Jul-Sep;9(3):662-9.
  • Mery CM, Pappas AN, Bueno R, Colson YL, Linden P, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Similar long-term survival of elderly patients with non-small cell lung cancer treated with lobectomy or wedge resection within the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results database.Chest. 2005 Jul;128(1):237-45.
  • Mukhopadhyay NK, Gordon GJ, Chen CJ, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Activation of focal adhesion kinase in human lung cancer cells involves multiple and potentially parallel signaling events.J Cell Mol Med. 2005 Apr-Jun;9(2):387-97.
  • Gordon GJ, Rockwell GN, Godfrey PA, Jensen RV, Glickman JN, Yeap BY, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Validation of genomics-based prognostic tests in malignant pleural mesothelioma.Clin Cancer Res. 2005 Jun 15;11(12):4406-14.
  • Linden PA, Bueno R, Colson YL, Jaklitsch MT, Lukanich J, Mentzer S, Sugarbaker DJ.Lung resection in patients with preoperative FEV1 < 35% predicted.Chest. 2005 Jun;127(6):1984-90.
  • Gordon GJ, Rockwell GN, Jensen RV, Rheinwald JG, Glickman JN, Aronson JP, Pottorf BJ, Nitz MD, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Identification of novel candidate oncogenes and tumor suppressors in malignant pleural mesothelioma using large-scale transcriptional profiling.Am J Pathol. 2005 Jun;166(6):1827-40.
  • Mamon HJ, Yeap BY, Jnne PA, Reblando J, Shrager S, Jaklitsch MT, Mentzer S, Lukanich JM, Sugarbaker DJ, Baldini EH, Berman S, Skarin A, Bueno R.High risk of brain metastases in surgically staged IIIA non-small-cell lung cancer patients treated with surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation.J Clin Oncol. 2005 Mar 1;23(7):1530-7.
  • Ito H, Clancy TE, Osteen RT, Swanson RS, Bueno R, Sugarbaker DJ, Ashley SW, Zinner MJ, Whang EE.Adenocarcinoma of the gastric cardia: what is the optimal surgical approach?.J Am Coll Surg. 2004 Dec;199(6):880-6.
  • Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT, Bueno R, Richards W, Lukanich J, Mentzer SJ, Colson Y, Linden P, Chang M, Capalbo L, Oldread E, Neragi-Miandoab S, Swanson SJ, Zellos LS.Prevention, early detection, and management of complications after 328 consecutive extrapleural pneumonectomies.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2004 Jul;128(1):138-46.
  • Mery CM, Pappas AN, Bueno R, Mentzer SJ, Lukanich JM, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT.Relationship between a history of antecedent cancer and the probability of malignancy for a solitary pulmonary nodule.Chest. 2004 Jun;125(6):2175-81.
  • Byrne JG, Leacche M, Agnihotri AK, Paul S, Bueno R, Mathisen DJ, Sugarbaker DJ.The use of cardiopulmonary bypass during resection of locally advanced thoracic malignancies: a 10-year two-center experience.Chest. 2004 Apr;125(4):1581-6.
  • Jaklitsch MT, Pappas-Estocin A, Bueno R.Thoracoscopic surgery in elderly lung cancer patients.Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2004 Feb;49(2):165-71.
  • Pass HI, Liu Z, Wali A, Bueno R, Land S, Lott D, Siddiq F, Lonardo F, Carbone M, Draghici S.Gene expression profiles predict survival and progression of pleural mesothelioma.Clin Cancer Res. 2004 Feb 1;10(3):849-59.
  • Bueno R, Loughlin KR, Powell MH, Gordon GJ.A diagnostic test for prostate cancer from gene expression profiling data.J Urol. 2004 Feb;171(2 Pt 1):903-6.
  • Moore KA, Mery CM, Jaklitsch MT, P Estocin A, Bueno R, Swanson SJ, Sugarbaker DJ, Lukanich JM.Menopausal effects on presentation, treatment, and survival of women with non-small cell lung cancer.Ann Thorac Surg. 2003 Dec;76(6):1789-95.
  • Gordon GJ, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Jaklitsch MT, Bueno R.A prognostic test for adenocarcinoma of the lung from gene expression profiling data.Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2003 Sep;12(9):905-10.
  • Soiffer R, Hodi FS, Haluska F, Jung K, Gillessen S, Singer S, Tanabe K, Duda R, Mentzer S, Jaklitsch M, Bueno R, Clift S, Hardy S, Neuberg D, Mulligan R, Webb I, Mihm M, Dranoff G.Vaccination with irradiated, autologous melanoma cells engineered to secrete granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor by adenoviral-mediated gene transfer augments antitumor immunity in patients with metastatic melanoma.J Clin Oncol. 2003 Sep 1;21(17):3343-50.
  • Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Esophageal cancer. Introduction.Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Apr;15(2):157.
  • Paul S, Bueno R.Section VI: complications following esophagectomy: early detection, treatment, and prevention.Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Apr;15(2):210-5.
  • Paul S, Bueno R.The burned trachea.Chest Surg Clin N Am. 2003 May;13(2):343-8.
  • Gordon GJ, Jensen RV, Hsiao LL, Gullans SR, Blumenstock JE, Richards WG, Jaklitsch MT, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Using gene expression ratios to predict outcome among patients with mesothelioma.J Natl Cancer Inst. 2003 Apr 16;95(8):598-605.
  • Powell CA, Spira A, Derti A, DeLisi C, Liu G, Borczuk A, Busch S, Sahasrabudhe S, Chen Y, Sugarbaker D, Bueno R, Richards WG, Brody JS.Gene expression in lung adenocarcinomas of smokers and nonsmokers.Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2003 Aug;29(2):157-62.
  • Powell CA, Bueno R, Borczuk AC, Caracta CF, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Brody JS.Patterns of allelic loss differ in lung adenocarcinomas of smokers and nonsmokers.Lung Cancer. 2003 Jan;39(1):23-9.
  • Byrne JG, Karavas AN, Colson YL, Bueno R, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Goldhaber SZ.Cardiac decortication (epicardiectomy) for occult constrictive cardiac physiology after left extrapleural pneumonectomy.Chest. 2002 Dec;122(6):2256-9.
  • Gordon GJ, Jensen RV, Hsiao LL, Gullans SR, Blumenstock JE, Ramaswamy S, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Translation of microarray data into clinically relevant cancer diagnostic tests using gene expression ratios in lung cancer and mesothelioma.Cancer Res. 2002 Sep 1;62(17):4963-7.
  • He C, Young AJ, West CA, Su M, Konerding MA, Mentzer SJ.Stimulation of regional lymphatic and blood flow by epicutaneous oxazolone.J Appl Physiol. 2002 Sep;93(3):966-73.
  • Hirao T, Bueno R, Chen CJ, Gordon GJ, Heilig E, Kelsey KT.Alterations of the p16(INK4) locus in human malignant mesothelial tumors.Carcinogenesis. 2002 Jul;23(7):1127-30.
  • Gordon GJ, Appasani K, Parcells JP, Mukhopadhyay NK, Jaklitsch MT, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Inhibitor of apoptosis protein-1 promotes tumor cell survival in mesothelioma.Carcinogenesis. 2002 Jun;23(6):1017-24.
  • Gordon GJ, Chen CJ, Jaklitsch MT, Richards WG, Sugarbaker DJ, Bueno R.Detection and quantification of SV40 large T-antigen DNA in mesothelioma tissues and cell lines.Oncol Rep. 2002 May-Jun;9(3):631-4.
  • Swanson SJ, Batirel HF, Bueno R, Jaklitsch MT, Lukanich JM, Allred E, Mentzer SJ, Sugarbaker DJ.Transthoracic esophagectomy with radical mediastinal and abdominal lymph node dissection and cervical esophagogastrostomy for esophageal carcinoma.Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Dec;72(6):1918-24; discussion 1924-.
  • Hsiao LL, Dangond F, Yoshida T, Hong R, Jensen RV, Misra J, Dillon W, Lee KF, Clark KE, Haverty P, Weng Z, Mutter GL, Frosch MP, Macdonald ME, Milford EL, Crum CP, Bueno R, Pratt RE, Mahadevappa M, Warrington JA, Stephanopoulos G, Stephanopoulos G, Gullans SR.A compendium of gene expression in normal human tissues.Physiol Genomics. 2001 Dec 21;7(2):97-104.
  • Bueno R, Swanson SJ, Jaklitsch MT, Lukanich JM, Mentzer SJ, Sugarbaker DJ.Combined antegrade and retrograde dilation: a new endoscopic technique in the management of complex esophageal obstruction.Gastrointest Endosc. 2001 Sep;54(3):368-72.
  • Jaklitsch MT, Mery CM, Lukanich JM, Richards WG, Bueno R, Swanson SJ, Mentzer SJ, Davis BD, Allred EN, Sugarbaker DJ.Sequential thoracic metastasectomy prolongs survival by re-establishing local control within the chest.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2001 Apr;121(4):657-67.
  • Bueno R, Appasani K, Mercer H, Lester S, Sugarbaker D.The alpha folate receptor is highly activated in malignant pleural mesothelioma.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2001 Feb;121(2):225-33.
  • Bueno R, Richards WG, Swanson SJ, Jaklitsch MT, Lukanich JM, Mentzer SJ, Sugarbaker DJ.Nodal stage after induction therapy for stage IIIA lung cancer determines patient survival.Ann Thorac Surg. 2000 Dec;70(6):1826-31.