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Adrienne A. Boire
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

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

Ana Rita Lobato Cortesao Nobre
Ana Rita Lobato Cortesao Nobre

Research Fellow

Samantha De La Moneda
Samantha De La Moneda

Administrative Assistant

Morgan Freret
Morgan Freret

Resident, Radiation Oncology

David Gruber
David Gruber

Research Technician

Sara Haddock
Sara Haddock

Graduate Student, Cornell BCMB

Min Jun Li
Min Jun Li

Research Technician

Ahmed Osman
Ahmed Osman

Research Fellow

Jan Remsik, PharmD, PhD
Jan Remsik

Research Fellow

Jenna Snyder
Jenna Snyder

Graduate Student, GSK

Xinran Tong
Xinran Tong

Graduate Student, Cornell BCMB

Jessica Wilcox
Jessica Wilcox

Assistant Attending Neurologist

Lab Alumni
Majdi Alghader

Senior Research Technician

Giscard Barbier
Giscard Barbier

Administrative Assistant

Yudan Chi

Research Scholar

Camille Derderian

Laboratory Technician

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 Affiliations

Achievements

  • 2021 Geoffrey Beene Junior Faculty Chair
  • American Academy of Neurology Neuro Oncology Investigator Award (2020)
  • Pershing Square Sohn Prize (2019)
  • Pew Biomedical Scholar (2018)
  • Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award (2017)

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Disclosures

Doctors and faculty members often work with pharmaceutical, device, biotechnology, and life sciences companies, and other organizations outside of MSK, to find safe and effective cancer treatments, to improve patient care, and to educate the health care community.

MSK requires doctors and faculty members to report (“disclose”) the relationships and financial interests they have with external entities. As a commitment to transparency with our community, we make that information available to the public.

Adrienne A. Boire discloses the following relationships and financial interests:

  • Cancer Research UK
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)
  • Department of Defense/Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP)
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)
  • Emory University
    Provision of Services
  • European Association of Neuro-Oncology (EANO)
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)
  • Medical University of Vienna
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)
  • Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO)
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)
  • The Company of Biologists Ltd
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)
  • Washington University in St. Louis
    Provision of Services (uncompensated)

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