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This is a "connection" page, showing publications co-authored by Sana Karam and Michael Knitz.

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  1. Knitz MW, Darragh LB, Bickett TE, Bhatia S, Bukkapatnam S, Gadwa J, Piper M, Corbo S, Nguyen D, Van Court B, Oweida A, Karam SD. Loss of cancer cell STAT1 improves response to radiation therapy and promotes T cell activation in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2022 May; 71(5):1049-1061.
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    Score: 0.823
  2. Knitz MW, Bickett TE, Darragh LB, Oweida AJ, Bhatia S, Van Court B, Bhuvane S, Piper M, Gadwa J, Mueller AC, Nguyen D, Nangia V, Osborne DG, Bai X, Ferrara SE, Boss MK, Goodspeed A, Burchill MA, Tamburini BAJ, Chan ED, Pickering CR, Clambey ET, Karam SD. Targeting resistance to radiation-immunotherapy in cold HNSCCs by modulating the Treg-dendritic cell axis. J Immunother Cancer. 2021 04; 9(4).
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    Score: 0.796
  3. Gadwa J, Amann M, Bickett TE, Knitz MW, Darragh LB, Piper M, Van Court B, Bukkapatnam S, Pham TT, Wang XJ, Saviola AJ, Deak LC, Uma?a P, Klein C, D'Alessandro A, Karam SD. Selective targeting of IL2R?? combined with radiotherapy triggers CD8- and NK-mediated immunity, abrogating metastasis in HNSCC. Cell Rep Med. 2023 08 15; 4(8):101150.
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    Score: 0.235
  4. Van Court B, Neupert B, Nguyen D, Ross R, Knitz MW, Karam SD. Measurement of mouse head and neck tumors by automated analysis of CBCT images. Sci Rep. 2023 07 25; 13(1):12033.
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    Score: 0.234
  5. Piper M, Hoen M, Darragh LB, Knitz MW, Nguyen D, Gadwa J, Durini G, Karakoc I, Grier A, Neupert B, Van Court B, Abdelazeem KNM, Yu J, Olimpo NA, Corbo S, Ross RB, Pham TT, Joshi M, Kedl RM, Saviola AJ, Amann M, Uma?a P, Codarri Deak L, Klein C, D'Alessandro A, Karam SD. Simultaneous targeting of PD-1 and IL-2R?? with radiation therapy inhibits pancreatic cancer growth and metastasis. Cancer Cell. 2023 05 08; 41(5):950-969.e6.
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    Score: 0.230
  6. Piper M, Ross RB, Hu J, Watanabe S, Knitz M, Mehrotra S, Shulick R, Chiaro MD, Karam SD. Vasculitis, CA19-9, and Perineural Invasion Differentially Predict Response and Surgical Outcome in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2023 07 01; 116(3):627-639.
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    Score: 0.225
  7. Darragh LB, Gadwa J, Pham TT, Van Court B, Neupert B, Olimpo NA, Nguyen K, Nguyen D, Knitz MW, Hoen M, Corbo S, Joshi M, Zhuang Y, Amann M, Wang XJ, Dow S, Kedl RM, Samedi V, Boss MK, Karam SD. Elective nodal irradiation mitigates local and systemic immunity generated by combination radiation and immunotherapy in head and neck tumors. Nat Commun. 2022 11 16; 13(1):7015.
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    Score: 0.223
  8. Bhatia S, Nguyen D, Darragh LB, Van Court B, Sharma J, Knitz MW, Piper M, Bukkapatnam S, Gadwa J, Bickett TE, Bhuvane S, Corbo S, Wu B, Lee Y, Fujita M, Joshi M, Heasley LE, Ferris RL, Rodriguez O, Albanese C, Kapoor M, Pasquale EB, Karam SD. EphB4 and ephrinB2 act in opposition in the head and neck tumor microenvironment. Nat Commun. 2022 06 20; 13(1):3535.
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    Score: 0.217
  9. Piper M, Van Court B, Mueller A, Watanabe S, Bickett T, Bhatia S, Darragh LB, Mayeda M, Nguyen D, Gadwa J, Knitz M, Corbo S, Morgan R, Lee JJ, Dent A, Goodman K, Messersmith W, Schulick R, Del Chiaro M, Zhu Y, Kedl RM, Lenz L, Karam SD. Targeting Treg-Expressed STAT3 Enhances NK-Mediated Surveillance of Metastasis and Improves Therapeutic Response in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2022 Mar 01; 28(5):1013-1026.
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    Score: 0.212
  10. Bickett TE, Knitz MW, Piper M, Oweida AJ, Gadwa J, Darragh LB, Nguyen D, Bhatia S, Bhuvane S, Phan AV, Van Court B, Corbo S, Pham T, Dent AL, Lenz L, Karam SD. Dichotomous effects of cellular expression of STAT3 on tumor growth of HNSCC. Mol Ther. 2022 03 02; 30(3):1149-1162.
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    Score: 0.208
  11. Bickett TE, Knitz M, Darragh LB, Bhatia S, Van Court B, Gadwa J, Bhuvane S, Piper M, Nguyen D, Tu H, Lenz L, Clambey ET, Barry K, Karam SD. FLT3L Release by Natural Killer Cells Enhances Response to Radioimmunotherapy in Preclinical Models of HNSCC. Clin Cancer Res. 2021 11 15; 27(22):6235-6249.
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    Score: 0.205
  12. Gadwa J, Bickett TE, Darragh LB, Knitz MW, Bhatia S, Piper M, Van Court B, Bhuvane S, Nguyen D, Nangia V, Kleczko EK, Nemenoff RA, Karam SD. Complement C3a and C5a receptor blockade modulates regulatory T cell conversion in head and neck cancer. J Immunother Cancer. 2021 03; 9(3).
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    Score: 0.198
  13. Mueller AC, Piper M, Goodspeed A, Bhuvane S, Williams JS, Bhatia S, Phan AV, Van Court B, Zolman KL, Pe?a B, Oweida AJ, Zakem S, Meguid C, Knitz MW, Darragh L, Bickett TE, Gadwa J, Mestroni L, Taylor MRG, Jordan KR, Dempsey P, Lucia MS, McCarter MD, Del Chiaro M, Messersmith WA, Schulick RD, Goodman KA, Gough MJ, Greene CS, Costello JC, Neto AG, Lagares D, Hansen KC, Van Bokhoven A, Karam SD. Induction of ADAM10 by Radiation Therapy Drives Fibrosis, Resistance, and Epithelial-to-Mesenchyal Transition in Pancreatic Cancer. Cancer Res. 2021 06 15; 81(12):3255-3269.
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    Score: 0.197
  14. Bhatia S, Bukkapatnam S, Van Court B, Phan A, Oweida A, Gadwa J, Mueller AC, Piper M, Darragh L, Nguyen D, Gilani A, Knitz M, Bickett T, Green A, Venkataraman S, Vibhakar R, Cittelly D, Karam SD. The effects of ephrinB2 signaling on proliferation and invasion in glioblastoma multiforme. Mol Carcinog. 2020 09; 59(9):1064-1075.
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    Score: 0.189
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