Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program

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Adrienne A. Boire, MD, PhD
Adrienne A. Boire, MD, PhD


Assistant Professor

My laboratory focuses on metastasis to the central nervous system (CNS), both leptomeningeal and parenchymal metastases. We employ multiple complementary approaches to identify and target cancer cell adaptations to the challenging microenvironmental constraints posed by the CNS.

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Publications

Remsik J, Wilcox JA, Babady NE, McMillen TA, Vachha BA, Halpern NA, Dhawan V, Rosenblum M, Iacobuzio-Donahue CA, Avila EK, Santomasso B and A Boire 2021 Inflammatory leptomeningeal cytokines mediate COVID-19 neurologic symptoms in cancer patients Cancer Cell 39:1-8

Noura J Choudhury NJ, Yang SR, Arcila M, Mohanty AS, Boire A and A Drilon 2020 Genomic Characterization of a RET Inhibitor-Resistant RET Fusion-Positive Lung Cancer by CSF Cell-Free DNA Hybrid Capture-Based Sequencing CO Precis Oncol 4:PO.20.00188

Chi Y, Remsik J, Kiseliovas V, Derderian C, Sener U, Alghader M, Saadeh F, Nikishina K, Bale T, Iacobuzio-Donahue C, Thomas T, Pe’er D, Mazutis L and A Boire 2020 Cancer cells deploy lipocalin-2 to collect limiting iron in leptomeningeal metastasis. Science 369(6501):276-282.

Yang TJ, Wijetunga NA, Yamada J, Wolden S, Mehallow M, Goldman DA, Zhang Z, Young RJ, Kris MG, Yu HA, Seidman AD, Gavrilovic IT, Lin A, Santomasso B, Grommes C, Piotrowski AF, Schaff L, Stone JB, DeAngelis LM, Boire A, Pentsova E. 2020 Clinical Trial of Proton Craniospinal Irradiation for Leptomeningeal Metastases Neuro Oncol Jun 27

Malani R, Fleisher M, Kumthekar P, Lin X, Omuro A, Groves MD, Lin NU, Melisko M, Lassman AB, Jeyapalan S, Seidman A, Skakodub A, Boire A, DeAngelis LM, Rosenblum M, Raizer J and E Pentsova 2020 Cerebrospinal Fluid Circulating Tumor Cells as a Quantifiable Measurement of Leptomeningeal Metastases in Patients with HER2 Positive Cancer. Neuro-Oncology Jun 6.

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Adrienne A. Boire, MD, PhD

Adrienne A. Boire, MD, PhD



Assistant Professor

  • Physician-scientist Adrienne Boire studies metastasis to the central nervous system.
  • PhD, Tufts University, Boston, MA
  • MD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
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Members

Kiana Chabot
Kiana Chabot

Research Technician

Camille Derderian

Laboratory Technician

Shama Farooq

Fellow

Sara Haddock
Sara Haddock

NE WGS Student

Min Jun Li
Min Jun Li

Research Technician

Ahmed Osman
Ahmed Osman

Research Fellow

Jan Remsik, PharmD, PhD
Jan Remsik

Research Fellow

Michelle Thompson

Administrative Assistant

Xinran Tong
Xinran Tong

Weill Cornell PhD student

Jessica Wilcox
Jessica Wilcox

Fellow

Lab Alumni
Majdi Alghader

Senior Research Technician

Giscard Barbier
Giscard Barbier

Administrative Assistant

Yudan Chi

Research Scholar

Danielle Isakov
Danielle Isakov

Research Technician

Anestashia Melford
Anestashia Melford

Administrative Assistant

Fadi Saadeh
Fadi Saadeh

Research Fellow

Ugur Sener
Ugur Sener

Clinical Fellow

Lab Affilations

Achievements

  • Vienna Medical Academy Award (2017)
  • Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award (2017)
  • Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award (2012)
  • Pew Biomedical Scholar (2018)
  • Pershing Square Sohn Prize (2019)
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  • American Academy of Neurology Neuro Oncology Investigator Award (2020)

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