Publications by CDC NIOSH funded network site investigators

To Site NMVB please use the following: This work is funded and supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in association with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Grant, National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank (5U24OH009077-011). 

  1. Cummings KJ, Becich MJ, Blackley DJ, Deapen D, Harrison R, Hassan R, Henley SJ, Hesdorffer M, Horton DK, Mazurek JM, Pass HI, Taioli E, Wu X, Zauderer MG, Weissman DN. Workshop summary: Potential usefulness and feasibility of a US National Mesothelioma Registry. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2019 November 19. Vol 63(2).
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    Journal Impact Factor: 1.737
  2. Amin, W, Linkov F, Landsittel DP, Silverstein JC, Becich MJ. Factors influencing malignant mesothelioma survival: a retrospective review of the National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank cohort. F1000Research, 2018 August. DOI: 10.12688/f1000research.15512.1
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  3. Hartman, DJ. Borczuk A, Dacic S, Krasinskas A. Reproducibility for histologic parameters in peritoneal mesothelioma. Hum Pathol. 2017 September, 67 54-59. DOI:10.1016/j.humpath.2017.07.005
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    Journal Impact Factor: 3.014
  4. Amin W, Srinivasan M, Song S, Parwani AV, Becich MJ. Use of Automated Image Analysis in Evaluation of Mesothelioma Tissue Microarray (TMA) from National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank. Pathology Research and Practice. 2014 February, 210(2) 79–82 PMID: 24359722
    Citation: 1
    Journal Impact Factor: 1.13
  5. Amin W, Parwani AV, Melamed J, Raja F, Pennathur A, Valdevieso F, Whelan NB, Landreneau R, Luketich J, Feldman M, Pass HI, Becich MJ. National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank: A Platform for Collaborative Research and Mesothelioma Biobanking Resource to Support Translational Research, Lung Cancer International, vol. 2013, Article ID 765748, 9 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/765748.
    Citation: 1
    Journal Impact Factor: 0.70
  6. Schaub NP, Alimchandani M, Quezado M, Kalina P, Eberhardt JS, Hughes MS, Beresnev T, Hassan R, Bartlett DL, Libutti SK, Pingpank JF, Royal RE, Kammula US, Pandalai P, Phan GQ, Stojadinovic A, Rudloff U, Alexander HR, Avital I. A Novel Nomogram for Peritoneal Mesothelioma Predicts Survival. Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 Dec 12. PMID:23233234
    Citation: 19
    Journal Impact Factor: 3.930
  7. Wilson RA, Chapman WW, Defries SJ, Becich MJ, Chapman BE. Automated ancillary cancer history classification for mesothelioma patients from free-text clinical reports. J Pathol Inform. 2010 Oct 11;1:24. PMID: 21031012 PMCID: PMC2956176
    Citation: 13
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  8. Kang HP, Borromeo CD, Berman JJ, Becich MJ. The tissue microarray OWL schema: An open-source tool for sharing tissue microarray data. J Pathol Inform. 2010 Jul 13;1. pii: 9. PMID:20805954 PMCID: PMC2929536
    Citation: 3
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  9. Amin W, Singh H, Pople AK, Winters S, Dhir R, Parwani AV, Becich MJ. A decade of experience in the development and implementation of tissue banking informatics tools for intra and inter-institutional translational research. J Pathol Inform. 2010 Aug 10;1. pii: 12. PMID: 20922029 PMCID: PMC2941965
    Citation: 11
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  10. Amin W, Parwani AV, Schmandt L, Mohanty SK, Farhat G, Pople AK, Winters SB, Whelan NB, Schneider AM, Milnes JT, Valdivieso FA, Feldman M, Pass HI, Dhir R, Melamed J, Becich MJ. National Mesothelioma Virtual Bank: a standard based biospecimen and clinical data resource to enhance translational research. BMC Cancer. 2008 Aug 13;8(1):236. PMID:18700971 PMCID: PMC2533341 
    Citation: 35
    Journal Impact Factor: 3.362
  11. Mohanty SK, Mistry AT, Amin W, Parwani AV, Pople AK, Schmandt L, Winters SB, Milliken E, Kim P, Whelan NB, Farhat G, Melamed J, Taioli E, Dhir R, Pass HI, and Becich MJ. The development and deployment of Common Data Elements for tissue banks for translational research in cancer – an emerging standard based approach for the Mesothelioma Virtual Tissue Bank. BMC Cancer. 2008 Apr 8;8:91. PMID: 18397527 PMCID: PMC2329649
    Citation: 45
    Journal Impact Factor: 3.362
  12. Dhir R, Patel AA, Winters S, Bisceglia M, Swanson D, Aamodt R, Becich MJ. A multidisciplinary approach to honest broker services for tissue banks and clinical data: a pragmatic and practical model. Cancer. 2008 Aug 5. PMID: 18683217 PMCID: PMC2745185
    Citation: 55
    Journal Impact Factor: 5.649