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Prof. Jacek Jassem, MD, PhD
Head of the Department
tel. + 48 58 349 22 70
e-mail: jjassem@gumed.edu.pl
Prof. dr hab. Jacek Jassem
Prof. dr hab. Jacek Jassem

Jacek Jassem, MD, PhD, is Professor of Clinical Oncology and Radiotherapy and Head of the Department of Oncology and Radiotherapy at the Medical University of Gdansk, Poland. His scientific interests include lung cancer, breast cancer and molecular oncology. After completing his medical training in Gdansk he spent 6 weeks at Karolinska Hospital in Stockholm and in 1989-1990 was a visiting professor in the Netherland Cancer Institute. He is an author of over 500 full articles, books and book chapters. His cumulated impact factor of publications in the last 15 years is 1849 (12,670 citations, H index 42; Web of Science database viewed 25 Aug 2016). He is an author of 2 patents and 9 patent applications and a recipient of several Polish and international scientific awards including Polish Prime Minister’s scientific award, President of Vienna Foundation Award for Innovative Cancer Research, Joseph W. Cullen Prevention/Early Detection Award of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, Man of the Year Polska The Times, The Outstanding Pole and The Leader in Medicine in Poland. He is a member and past member of the editorial boards of several scientific journals including Lancet Oncology, Radiotherapy and Oncology, Cancer Treatment Reviews, European Journal of Cancer, Journal of Thoracic Oncology (a past co-editor) and Future Oncology. He was a member of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Executive Committee a chairman of the EORTC Breast Cancer Group, a chairman of International Affairs Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and an Executive Board member of the European Organization for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO). He is currently the chairman of the Central and East European Oncology Group (CEEOG), a member of the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Executive Board and a member of the European Cancer Organization (ECCO) Educational Committee. He belongs to the European Academy of Cancer Sciences and Polish Academy of Art and Sciences. His public health activities include radio and TV programs, and a series of popular articles and films on the role of science in the development of public health and oncology. He is the author of the current Polish anti-tobacco legislation and the coordinator of the Polish Strategy for Cancer Control 2015-2024.


Current Position

Professor and Head, Dept. of Oncology and Radiotherapy, Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland


Education/Training

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION DEGREE YEAR FIELD OF STUDY
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland MD 1975 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland PhD 1980 Medicine

Professional experience

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION POSITION OR DEGREE YEAR FIELD OF STUDY
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland MD 1975 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland Internship 1975-1976 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland Assistant 1976-1982 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland PhD 1980 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland Associate professor 1982-1987 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland Assistant professor 1987-1991 Medicine
Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland Professor since 1991 Medicine

Fellowships

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1977 Radiumhemmet, Stockholm, 6 weeks
1982 The National Cancer Institute, Warsaw, 4 weeks
1989-1990 The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, 1 year (visiting professor)
1994 The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, 4 weeks (visiting professor)


Major achievements

  • Over 500 full scientific papers in peer‑reviewed Polish and international journals, textbooks and book chapters (see the list of selected publications below).
  • Cited 12670 times without self-citations, h-index 42 (Web of Science database viewed 25 August 2016).
  • Current or past member of the editorial boards of 27 scientific journals including
    • Lancet Oncology, European Journal of Cancer,
    • Radiotherapy and Oncology, Cancer
    • Treatment Reviews,
    • Journal of Thoracic Oncology,
    • Future Oncology.
  • Two patents received:
    • Skrzypski M, Jassem J. WO/2011/014083. Determination of the risk of distant metastases in surgically treated patients with non-small cell lung cancer in stage I-IIIA.
    • Jassem J, Skrzypski M. 20120309638. Markers and methods for determining risk of distant recurrence of non-small cell lung cancer in stage I-IIIA patients.
  • Nine pending patent applications.


Honors

1982-2007 Ministry of Health scientific awards (11 awards)
1988-2010 Medical University of Gdansk Rector’s scientific awards (16 awards)
2002 Polish Oncological Society’s Sobolewscy Award
2003 President of Vienna Foundation award for innovative cancer research
2006 Prime Minister’s scientific award
2007 “Health Promotion” foundation golden award
2010 Hevelius, President of Gdansk scientific award
2010 Man of the Year, Polska The Times, Gdansk
2011 The Outstanding Pole recognition
2011 Leader in medicine in Poland recognition
2015 Joseph W. Cullen Prevention/Early Detection Award, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer


Other Experience and Professional Memberships

1984-present European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC)
2000-2003 chairman, EORTC Breast Cancer Cooperative Group
EORTC executive board member 2006-2012
EORTC treasurer 2009-2012
1992-present European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO)
1999-2002 ESTRO board member
1983-present Central and East European Oncology Group, chairman since 1996
1986-present International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC)
2007-2010 chairman, IASLC Bylaws Committee
2016 chairman-elect, IASLC Tobacco Control and Smoking Cessation Committee
1975-present Polish Oncological Society (PTO)
2010-2014 PTO president
2016 PTO honorary member
1994-present Polish Society of Radiation Oncology (PTRO)
1999-2007 PTRO vice-president
1998-present American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
2006-2007 chairman, ASCO International Development and Education Award Program
2007-2008 chairman, ASCO International Affairs Committee 2007-2008
2004 Chairman 4th European Breast Cancer Conference, Hamburg
1997-2014 Lecturer and director, teaching courses European Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (4 times)
1999-2006 Lecturer, European School of Oncology (6 times)
1999-2012
since 2017
Maria Skłodowska-Curie Memorial Institute of Oncology in Warsaw, member of the scientific council
2004-present European Medicines Agency (EMEA), external expert
2008-present European Cancer Organization, Member of the Education Committee
2008-present European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
2014-present ESMO Executive Board member
2011-present Member of the European Academy of Cancer Sciences
2013-present Member of the Polish Academy of Art and Sciences
2012 Polish Society of Surgical Oncology, honorary member


Public health and science promotion

  • Several radio and TV programs and articles in lay press on the role of science in the development of public health and oncology
  • Co-author of two educational films on cancer
  • Numerous public lectures and debates
  • Several initiatives for medicine popularization (“Open doors”, “Day of science”, concerts, parades, etc.)
  • Gold medal of the „Heath Promotion” Foundation (2006)
  • Author of Polish anti-tobacco legislation (in place since 2010)
  • Founder and coordinator, Summer Oncology School for the journalists (since 2012)
  • Initiator, Polish Cancer League (board member since 2015)


Selected peer-reviewed publications since 2005 (in chronological order)

  1. N. B. Leighl, L. Paz-Ares, J.-Y. Douillard, Ch. Peschel, A. Arnold, A. Depierre, A. Santoro, D. C. Betticher, U. Gatzemeier, J. Jassem, J. Crawford, D. Tu, A. Bezjak, J. S. Humphrey, M. Voi, S. Galbraith, K. Hann, L. Seymour, F. A. Shepherd. Randomized phase III study of matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor BMS-275291 in combination with paclitaxel and carboplatin in advanced non–small-cell lung cancer: National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group Study BR.18. J Clin Oncol 2005; 23: 2831-2839.
  2. D. Dworakowska, E. Jassem, J. Jassem, C. Boltze, K. H. Wiedorn, R. Dworakowski, J. Skokowski, K. Jaśkiewicz, E. Częstochowska. Absence of prognostic significance of p21WAF1/CIP1 protein expression in non-small cell lung cancer. Acta Oncol 2005; 44: 75-79.
  3. E. J. Majdak, J. Dębniak, T. Milczek, C. J. Cornelisse, P. Devilee, J. Emerich, J. Jassem, G.H. de Bock. Prognostic impact of BRCA1 pathogenic and BRCA1/2 uclassified variant mutation in patients with ovarian cancer. Cancer 2005; 104: 1004-1012.
  4. D. Dworakowska, E. Jassem, J. Jassem, A. Karmolinski, R. Dworakowski, T. Wirth, M. Gruchala, A. Rynkiewicz, J. Skokowski, S. Yla-Herttuala, K. Jaśkiewicz, E. Częstochowska. Clinical significance of apoptotic index in non-small cell lung cancer: correlation with p53, mdm2, pRb and p21WAF1/CIP1 protein expression. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2005; 131: 617-623.
  5. O. Feher, P. Vodvarka, J. Jassem, G. Morack, S. H. Advani, K. S. Khoo, D. C. Doval, S. Ermisch, D. Roychowdhury, M. A. Miller & G. von Minckwitz. First-line gemcitabineversus epirubicin in postmenopausal women aged 60 or older with metastatic breast cancer: a multicenter,randomized, phase III study. Ann Oncol 2005; 16: 899–908.
  6. E. Senkus-Konefka, R. Dziadziuszko, E. Bednaruk-Młyński, A. Pliszka, J. Kubrak, A. Lewandowska, K. Małachowski, M. Wierzchowski, E. Chyczewska, M. Matecka-Nowak, J. Jassem. A prospective, randomized study to compare the value of two fractionation schedules of palliative radiotherapy for inoperable non-small cell lung cancer. Br J Cancer 2005; 92: 1038-1045.
  7. E. Jassem, K. Serkies, R. Dziadziuszko, A. Drozdowska, G. Kobierska-Gulida, J. Skokowski, S. Góźdź, A. Urbaniak, J. Sygut, J. Jassem. Prognostic value of S-100 immunostaining in tumor cells of non-small cell lung cancer. Biomarkers 2006; 11: 262-269.
  8. K. Serkies, J. Jassem, R. Dziadziuszko. Chemotherapy with mitomycin C, ifosfamide, and cisplatin for recurrent or persistent cervical cancer. Int J Gynecol Cancer 2006; 16: 1152-1156.
  9. D. Dworakowska, E. Jassem, J. Jassem, R. Schneider-Stock, H. Wiedorn, J. Skokowski, K. Jaśkiewicz, E. Częstochowska. MDM2 gene amplification and expression in non-small-cell lung cancer patients. Adv Clin Exp Med 2006; 15: 589-593.
  10. M. Wełnicka-Jaśkiewicz, A. Żaczek, B. Brandt, K. P. Bielawski, J. Jaśkiewicz, K. Konopa, J. Jassem. (CA)n microsatellite polymorphism of ERBB-1 in breast cancer. Eur J Cancer 2006; 42: 1698-1701.
  11. K. Serkies, A. Badzio, J. Jassem. Clinical relevance of hemoglobin level in cervical cancer patients administered definitive radiotherapy. Acta Oncol 2006; 45: 695-701.
  12. J.Y. Douillard, R. Rosell, M. De Lena, F. Carpagnano, R. Ramlau, J.L. Gonzales-Larriba, T. Grodzki, J.R. Pereira, A. Le Groumellec, V. Lorusso, C. Clary, A.J. Torres, J. Dahabreh, P.J. Souquet, J. Astudillo, P. Fournel, A. Artal-Cortes, J. Jassem, L. Koubkova, P. His, M. Riggi, P. Hurteloup. Adjuvant vinorelbine plus cisplatin versus observation in patients with completely resected stage IB-IIIA non-small-cell lung cancer (Adjuvant Navelbine International Trialist Association [ANITA]): a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Oncol 2006; 9: 719-727.
  13. J.A. Bonner, P. M. Harari, J. Giralt, N. Azarnia, D. M. Shin, R. B. Cohen, C.U. Jones, R. Sur, D. Raben, J. Jassem, R. Ove, M. S. Kies, J. Baselga, H. Youssoufian, N. Amellal, E.K. Rowinsky, K.K. Ang. Radiotherapy plus cetuximab for squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck. N Engl J Med 2006; 354: 567-578.
  14. L. Beex, C. Rose, H. Mouridsen, J. Jassem, M. Nooij, J. Estape, R. Pariadens, M. Piccart, T. Gorlia, S. Lardenoije, L. Naila. Continuous versus intermittent tamoxifen versus intermittent/alternated tamoxifen and medroxyprogesterone acetate as first line endocrine treatment in advanced breast cancer: An EORTC phase III study (10863). Eur J Cancer 2006; 42: 3178-3185.
  15. Szymanowska, E. Jassem, R. Dziadziuszko, A. Borg, J. Limon, G. Kobierska-Gulida, W. Rzyman, J. Jassem. Increased risk of non-small cell lung cancer and frequency of somatic TP53 gene mutations in Pro72 carriers of TP53 Arg72Pro polymorphism. Lung Cancer 2006; 52: 9-14.
  16. R.C. Coombes, L.S. Kilburn, C.F. Snowdon, R. Paridaens, R.E. Coleman, S.E. Jones, J. Jassem, C.J. Van de Velde, T. Delozier, I. Alvarez, L. Del Mastro, O. Ortmann, K. Diedrich, A. S. Coates, E. Bajetta, S. B. Holmberg, D. Dodwell, E. Mickiewicz, J. Andersen, P. E. Lonning, G. Cocconi, J. Forbes, M. Castiglione, N. Stuart, A. Stewart, L.J. Fallowfield, G. Bertelli, E. Hall, R. G. Bogle, M. Carpentieri, E. Colajori, M. Subar, E. Ireland, J. M. Bliss. Survival and safety of exemestane versus tamoxifen after 2-3 years’ tamoxifen treatment (Intergroup Exemestane Study): a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2007; 369: 559-570.
  17. D. Curran, J. Giralt, P. M. Harari, K. K. Ang, R. B. Cohen, M. S. Kies, J. Jassem, J. Baselga, E. K. Rowinsky, N. Amellal, S. Comte, J. A. Bonner. Quality of life in head and neck cancer patients after treatment with high-dose radiotherapy alone or in combination with cetuximab. J Clin Oncol 2007; 25: 2191-2197.
  18. R. Rosell, M. Skrzypski, E. Jassem, M. Taron, R. Bartolucci, J.J. Sanchez, P. Mendez, I. Chaib, L. Perez-Roca, A. Szymanowska, W. Rzyman, F. Puma, G. Kobierska-Gulida, R. Farabi, J. Jassem. BRCA1: A novel prognostic factor in resected non-small cell lung cancer. PLoS ONE 2007; 11: e1129.
  19. J. Jassem, R. Ramlau, A. Santoro, W. Schuette, A. Chemaissani, S. Hong, J. Blatter, S. Adachi, A. Hanauske, Ch. Manegold: Phase III Trial of pemetrexed plus best supportive care compared with best supportive care in previously treated patients with advanced malignant pleural mesothelioma. J Clin Oncol 2008; 26: 1698-1704.
  20. L. Holmberg, O. E. Iversen, C. M. Rudenstam, M. Hammar, E. Kumpulainen, J. Jaśkiewicz, J. Jassem, D. Dobaczewska, H.E. Fjosne, O. Peralta, R. Arriagada, M. Holmqvist, J. Maenpa J, HABITS Study Group. Increased risk of recurrence after hormone replacement therapy in breast cancer survivors. J Natl Cancer Inst 2008; 100: 475-482.
  21. Żaczek, M. Wełnicka-Jaśkiewicz, K. P. Bielawski, J. Jaśkiewicz, A. Badzio, W. Olszewski, P. Rhone, J. Jassem. Gene copy numbers of HER family in breast cancer. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 2008; 134: 271-279.
  22. R. Ramlau, P. Zatloukal, J. Jassem, P. Schwarzenberger, S.V. Orlov, M. Gottfried, J.R. Pereira, G. Temperley, R. Negro-Vilar, S. Rahal, J.K. Zhang, A. Negro-Vilar, Z. Dziewanowska. Randomized phase III trial comparing bexarotene (L1069-49)/cisplatin/vinorelbine with cisplatin/vinorelbine in chemotherapy-naive patients with advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: SPIRIT I. J Clin Oncol. 2008; 26: 1886-1892.
  23. M. Skrzypski, E. Jassem, M. Taron, J.J. Sanchez, P. Mendez, W. Rzyman, G. Gulida, D. Raz, D Jablons, M Provencio, B Massuti, I Chaib, L Perez-Roca, J Jassem, R Rosell. Three-gene expression signature predicts survival in early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the lung. Clin Cancer Res. 2008; 14: 4794-4799.
  24. M. Krajewska, S. Kitada, J.N. Winter, D. Variakojis, A. Lichtenstein, D. Zhai, M. Cuddy, X. Huang, F. Luciano, C.H. Baker, H. Kim, E. Shin, S. Kennedy, A.H. Olson, A. Badzio, J. Jassem, I. Meinhold-Heerlein, M.J. Duffy, A.D. Schimmer, M. Tsao, E. Brown, A Sawyers, M Andreeff, D Mercola, M. Krajewski, J.C. Reed. Bcl-B expression in human epithelial and nonepithelial malignancies. Clin Cancer Res 2008; 14: 3011-3021.
  25. T. Burzykowski, M. Buyse, M.J. Piccart-Gebhart, G. Sledge, J. Carmichael, H.J. Lück, J.R. Mackey, J.M. Nabholtz, R. Paridaens, L. Biganzoli, J. Jassem, M. Bontenbal, J. Bonneterre, S. Chan, G.A. Basaran, P Therasse. Evaluation of tumor response, disease control, progression-free survival, and time to progression as potential surrogate end points in metastatic breast cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2008; 26: 1987-1992.
  26. M.J. Piccart-Gebhart, T. Burzykowski, M. Buyse, G. Sledge, J. Carmichael, H.J. Lück, J.R. Mackey, J.M. Nabholtz, P.R. aridaens, L. Biganzoli, J. Jassem, M. Bontenbal, J. Bonneterre, S. Chan, Basaran G.A., P. Therasse. Taxanes alone or in combination with anthracyclines as first-line therapy of pa tients with metastatic breast cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2008; 26: 1980-1986.
  27. P. Roepman, J. Jassem, E.F. Smit, T. Muley, J. Niklinski, T. van de Velde, A.T. Witteveen, W. Rzyman, A. Floore, S. Burgers, G. Giaccone, M. Meister, H. Dienemann, M. Skrzypski, M. Kozlowski, W.J. Mooi, N. van Zandwijk. An immune response enriched 72-gene prognostic profile for early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2009; 15: 284-290.
  28. P. Farmer, H. Bonnefoi, P. Anderle, D. Cameron, P. Wirapati, V. Becette, S. André, M. Piccart, M. Campone, E. Brain, G. Macgrogan, T. Petit, J. Jassem, F. Bibeau, E. Blot, J. Bogaerts, M. Aguet, J. Bergh, R. Iggo, M. Delorenzi. A stroma-related gene signature predicts resistance to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer. Nat Med 2009; 15: 68-74.
  29. J. Jassem, T. Pienkowski, A. Pluzanska, S. Jelic, V. Gorbunova, J. Berzins, T. Nagykalnai, L. Biganzoli, A. Aloe, L. Astier, S. Munier. Doxorubicin and paclitaxel versus fluorouracil, doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide as first-line therapy for women with advanced breast cancer: long-term analysis of the previously published trial. Onkologie 2009; 32: 468-472.
  30. M.A. Socinski, E.F. Smit, P. Lorigan, K. Konduri, M. Reck, A. Szczesna, J. Blakely, P. Serwatowski, N.A. Karaseva, T. Ciuleanu, J. Jassem, M. Dediu, S. Hong, C. Visseren-Grul, A.R. Hanauske, C.K. Obasaju, S.C. Guba, N. Thatcher. Phase III study of pemetrexed plus carboplatin compared with etoposide plus carboplatin in chemotherapy-naive patients with extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol 2009; 27: 4787-4792.
  31. X.B. Pivot, R.K. Li, E.S. Thomas, H.C. Chung, L.E. Fein, V.F. Chan, J. Jassem, F.H. de Mendoza, P. Mukhopadyay, H.H. Roché. Activity of ixabepilone in oestrogen receptor-negative and oestrogen receptor-progesterone receptor-human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-negative metastatic breast cancer. Eur J Cancer 2009; 45: 2940-2946.
  32. J. Jassem, C. Carroll, S.E. Ward, E. Simpson, D. Hind. The clinical efficacy of cytotoxic agents in locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer patients pretreated with an anthracycline and a taxane: a systematic review. Eur J Cancer 2009; 45: 2749-2758.
  33. D. Dworakowska, E. Jassem, J. Jassem, A. Karmoliński, M. Lapiński, D. Tomaszewski, W. Rzyman, K. Jaśkiewicz, K. Sworczak, A.B. Grossman. Prognostic value of the apoptotic index analysed jointly with selected cell cycle regulators and proliferation markers in non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 2009; 66: 127-133.
  34. J. Jassem, T. Pienkowski, A. Pluzanska, S. Jelic, V. Gorbunova, J. Berzins, T. Nagykalnai, L. Biganzoli, A. Aloe, L. Astier, S. Munier. Doxorubicin and paclitaxel versus fluorouracil, doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide as first-line therapy for women with advanced breast cancer: long-term analysis of the previously published trial. Onkologie 2009; 32: 468-472.
  35. G. Bertelli, E. Hall, E. Ireland, C.F. Snowdon, J. Jassem, K. Drosik, H. Karnicka-Mlodkowska, R.C. Coombes, J.M. Bliss. Long-term endometrial effects in postmenopausal women with early breast cancer participating in the Intergroup Exemestane Study (IES) – a randomised controlled trial of exemestane versus continued tamoxifen after 2-3 years tamoxifen. Ann Oncol 2010; 21: 498-505.
  36. A.M. Wardley, X. Pivot, F. Morales-Vasquez, L.M. Zetina, M. de Fátima Dias Gaui, D.O. Reyes, J. Jassem, C. Barton, P. Button, V. Hersberger, A.A. Torres. Randomized Phase II Trial of First-Line Trastuzumab Plus Docetaxel and Capecitabine Compared With Trastuzumab Plus Docetaxel in HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2010; 28: 976-983.
  37. M. Krzakowski, R. Ramlau, J. Jassem, A. Szczesna, P. Zatloukal, J. Von Pawel, X. Sun, J. Bennouna, A. Santoro, B. Biesma, F.M. Delgado, Y. Salhi, N. Vaissiere, O. Hansen, E.H. Tan, E. Quoix, P. Garrido, J.Y. Douillard. Phase III Trial Comparing Vinflunine With Docetaxel in Second-Line Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Previously Treated With Platinum-Containing Chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol 2010; 28: 2167-2173.
  38. R. Dziadziuszko, D.T. Merrick, S.E. Witta, A.D. Mendoza, B. Szostakiewicz, A. Szymanowska, W. Rzyman, K. Dziadziuszko, J. Jassem, P.A. Bunn Jr, M. Varella-Garcia, F.R. Hirsch. Insulin-like growth factor receptor 1 (IGF1R) gene copy number is associated with survival in operable non-small-cell lung cancer: A comparison between IGF1R fluorescent in situ hybridization, protein expression, and mRNA expression. J Clin Oncol. 2010; 28: 2174-2180.
  39. M. Maio, A. Mackiewicz, A. Testori, U. Trefzer, V. Ferraresi, J. Jassem, C. Garbe, T. Lesimple, B. Guillot, P. Gascon, K. Gilde, R. Camerini, F. Cognetti, Thymosin Melanoma Investigation Group. Large randomized study of thymosin alpha 1, interferon alfa, or both in combination with dacarbazine in patients with metastatic melanoma. J Clin Oncol 2010; 28: 1780-1787.
  40. G.N. Hortobagyi, H.L. Gomez, R.K. Li, H.C. Chung, L.E. Fein, V.F. Chan, J. Jassem, G.L. Lerzo, X.B. Pivot, F. Hurtado de Mendoza, B. Xu, L.T. Vahdat, R.A. Peck, P. Mukhopadhyay, H.H. Roché. Analysis of overall survival from a phase III study of ixabepilone plus capecitabine versus capecitabine in patients with MBC resistant to anthracyclines and taxanes. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2010; 22: 409-418.
  41. J.Y. Douillard, S. Siena, J. Cassidy, J. Tabernero, R. Burkes, M. Barugel, Y. Humblet, G. Bodoky, D. Cunningham, J. Jassem, F. Rivera, I. Kocákova, P. Ruff, M. Błasińska-Morawiec, M. Šmakal, J.L. Canon, M. Rother, K.S. Oliner, M. Wolf, J. Gansert. Randomized, phase III trial of panitumumab with infusional fluorouracil, leucovorin, and oxaliplatin (FOLFOX4) versus FOLFOX4 alone as first-line treatment in patients with previously untreated metastatic colorectal cancer: the PRIME study. J Clin Oncol 2010; 28: 4697-4705.
  42. A. Badzio, M.W. Wynes, R. Dziadziuszko, D.T. Merrick, M. Pardo, W. Rzyman, A. Kowalczyk, S. Singh, J.Ranger-Moore, G. Manriquez, F. Gaire, J. Jassem, F.R. Hirsch. Increased insulin-like growth factor 1 receptor protein expression and gene copy number in small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Oncol 2010; 5: 1905-1911.
  43. H. Roché, P. Conte, E.A. Perez, J.A. Sparano, B. Xu, J. Jassem, R. Peck, T. Kelleher, G.N. Hortobagyi. Ixabepilone plus capecitabine in metastatic breast cancer patients with reduced performance status previously treated with anthracyclines and taxanes: a pooled analysis by performance status of efficacy and safety data from 2 phase III studies. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2011; 125: 755-765.
  44. H. Bonnefoi, M. Piccart, J. Bogaerts, L. Mauriac, P. Fumoleau, E. Brain, T. Petit, P. Rouanet, J. Jassem, E. Blot, K. Zaman, T. Cufer, A. Lortholary, E. Lidbrink, S. André, S. Litière, L. Dal Lago, V. Becette, D.A. Cameron, J. Bergh, R. Iggo, on behalf of the EORTC 10994/BIG 1-00 Study Investigators. TP53 status for prediction of sensitivity to taxane versus non-taxane neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer (EORTC 10994/BIG 1-00): a randomised phase 3 trial. Lancet Oncol 2011; 12: 527–539.
  45. D.M. Glubb, E. Cerri, A. Giese, W. Zhang, O. Mirza, E.E. Thompson, P. Chen, S. Das, J. Jassem, W. Rzyman, M W. Lingen, R. Salgia, F.R. Hirsch, R. Dziadziuszko, K. Ballmer-Hofer, F. Innocenti. Novel Functional Germline Variants in the VEGF Receptor 2 Gene and Their Effect on Gene Expression and Microvessel Density in Lung Cancer. Clin Cancer Res 2011; 17: 5257-5267.
  46. C. Manegold, N. van Zandwijk, A. Szczesna, P. Zatloukal, J.S. Au, M. Blasinska-Morawiec, P. Serwatowski, M. Krzakowski, J. Jassem, E.H. Tan, R.J. Benner, A. Ingrosso, S.J. Meech, D. Readett, N.Thatcher. A phase III randomized study of gemcitabine and cisplatin with or without PF-3512676 (TLR9 agonist) as first-line treatment of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer. Ann Oncol 2012; 23: 72–77.
  47. K. Serkies, R. Dziadziuszko, J. Jassem. Continuous 7-Days-a-Week External Beam Irradiation in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: Final Results of the Phase I/II Study. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012; 82: 1256-1261.
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