Karen Marcus, MD

Chief, Division of Radiation Oncology

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-8399
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Medical Services

Specialties

  • Brain Tumors
  • Bone Tumors
  • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Late Effects of Treatment in Children
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Sarcoma
  • Hodgkin Disease

Departments

  • Hematology / Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology

Programs

  • Brain Tumor Center
  • Brain Tumor Center
  • Hematology / Oncology
  • Lymphoma Program
  • Leukemia
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Lymphoma Program
  • Solid Tumor Program
  • Stem Cell Transplantation
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-8399

Experience and Education

Education

Medical Degree

University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1980

Baltimore, MD

Fellowship

Pediatric Oncology - National Cancer Institute, 1983-1986

Bethesda, MD

Internship

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1980-1981

Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Radiation Therapy - Harvard Joint Center for Radiation Therapy, 1986-1989

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, Therapeutic Radiology

Publications

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  1. Zacharoulis S, Morales La Madrid A, Bandopadhayay P, Chi SN, Manley P, Ullrich NN, Marcus K, Goumnerova L, Scott RM, Proctor M, Young-Poussaint T, De Girolami U, Kieran MW. Central Versus Extraventricular Neurocytoma in Children: A Clinicopathologic Comparison and Review of the Literature. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2016 Aug; 38(6):479-85.
  2. Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Yeap BY, Ebb DH, Weyman E, Eaton BR, Sherry NA, Jones RM, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Lavally B, Abrams AN, Huang MS, Marcus KJ. Proton beam therapy for medulloblastoma - Author's reply. Lancet Oncol. 2016 May; 17(5):e174-5.
  3. Kortmann RD, Freeman C, Marcus K, Claude L, Dieckmann K, Halperin E, Esiashvili N, Paulino A, Mahajan A, Seiersen K, Ahern V, Ricardi U, Carrie C. Paediatric radiation oncology in the care of childhood cancer: A position paper by the International Paediatric Radiation Oncology Society (PROS). Radiother Oncol. 2016 May; 119(2):357-60.
  4. Yock TI, Yeap BY, Ebb DH, Weyman E, Eaton BR, Sherry NA, Jones RM, MacDonald SM, Pulsifer MB, Lavally B, Abrams AN, Huang MS, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ. Long-term toxic effects of proton radiotherapy for paediatric medulloblastoma: a phase 2 single-arm study. Lancet Oncol. 2016 Mar; 17(3):287-98.
  5. Bandopadhayay P, Silvera VM, Ciarlini PD, Malkin H, Bi WL, Bergthold G, Faisal AM, Ullrich NJ, Marcus K, Scott RM, Beroukhim R, Manley PE, Chi SN, Ligon KL, Goumnerova LC, Kieran MW. Myxopapillary ependymomas in children: imaging, treatment and outcomes. J Neurooncol. 2016 Jan; 126(1):165-74.
  6. Poorvu PD, Barton SE, Duncan CN, London WB, Laufer MR, Lehmann LE, Marcus KJ. Use and Effectiveness of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonists for Prophylactic Menstrual Suppression in Postmenarchal Women Who Undergo Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2016 Jun; 29(3):265-8.
  7. Zhou ES, Manley PE, Marcus KJ, Recklitis CJ. Medical and Psychosocial Correlates of Insomnia Symptoms in Adult Survivors of Pediatric Brain Tumors. J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Jul; 41(6):623-30.
  8. Tanguturi SK, George S, Marcus KJ, Demetri GD, Baldini EH. Whole Lung Irradiation in Adults with Metastatic Ewing Sarcoma: Practice Patterns and Implications for Treatment. Sarcoma. 2015; 2015:591698.
  9. Lucas JT, Ladra MM, MacDonald SM, Busse PM, Friedmann AM, Ebb DH, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton therapy for pediatric and adolescent esthesioneuroblastoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2015 Sep; 62(9):1523-8.
  10. Ladra MM, Szymonifka JD, Mahajan A, Friedmann AM, Yong Yeap B, Goebel CP, MacDonald SM, Grosshans DR, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Preliminary results of a phase II trial of proton radiotherapy for pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov 20; 32(33):3762-70.
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  12. DuBois SG, Krailo MD, Gebhardt MC, Donaldson SS, Marcus KJ, Dormans J, Shamberger RC, Sailer S, Nicholas RW, Healey JH, Tarbell NJ, Randall RL, Devidas M, Meyer JS, Granowetter L, Womer RB, Bernstein M, Marina N, Grier HE. Comparative evaluation of local control strategies in localized Ewing sarcoma of bone: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Cancer. 2015 Feb 1; 121(3):467-75.
  13. Greenberger BA, Pulsifer MB, Ebb DH, MacDonald SM, Jones RM, Butler WE, Huang MS, Marcus KJ, Oberg JA, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Clinical outcomes and late endocrine, neurocognitive, and visual profiles of proton radiation for pediatric low-grade gliomas. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Aug 1; 89(5):1060-8.
  14. Marcus KJ. Braching news about rhabdomyosarcoma. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 Jul; 61(7):1151.
  15. Michaelson EM, Chen YH, Silver B, Tishler RB, Marcus KJ, Stevenson MA, Ng AK. Thyroid malignancies in survivors of Hodgkin lymphoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Mar 1; 88(3):636-41.
  16. Chen MH, Blackington LH, Zhou J, Chu TF, Gauvreau K, Marcus KJ, Fisher DC, Diller LR, Ng AK. Blood pressure is associated with occult cardiovascular disease in prospectively studied Hodgkin lymphoma survivors after chest radiation. Leuk Lymphoma. 2014 Nov; 55(11):2477-83.
  17. Tsiamas P, Mishra P, Cifter F, Berbeco RI, Marcus K, Sajo E, Zygmanski P. Low-Z linac targets for low-MV gold nanoparticle radiation therapy. Med Phys. 2014 Feb; 41(2):021701.
  18. Bandopadhayay P, Bergthold G, London WB, Goumnerova LC, Morales La Madrid A, Marcus KJ, Guo D, Ullrich NJ, Robison NJ, Chi SN, Beroukhim R, Kieran MW, Manley PE. Long-term outcome of 4,040 children diagnosed with pediatric low-grade gliomas: an analysis of the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 Jul; 61(7):1173-9.
  19. Macdonald SM, Sethi R, Lavally B, Yeap BY, Marcus KJ, Caruso P, Pulsifer M, Huang M, Ebb D, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for pediatric central nervous system ependymoma: clinical outcomes for 70 patients. Neuro Oncol. 2013 Nov; 15(11):1552-9.
  20. Sethi RV, Shih HA, Yeap BY, Mouw KW, Petersen R, Kim DY, Munzenrider JE, Grabowski E, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Yock TI, Tarbell NJ, Marcus KJ, Mukai S, MacDonald SM. Second nonocular tumors among survivors of retinoblastoma treated with contemporary photon and proton radiotherapy. Cancer. 2014 Jan 1; 120(1):126-33.
  21. Friedmann AM, Wolfson JA, Hudson MM, Weinstein HJ, Link MP, Billett A, Larsen EC, Yock T, Donaldson SS, Marcus K, Krasin MJ, Howard SC, Metzger ML. Relapse after treatment of pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma: outcome and role of surveillance after end of therapy. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Sep; 60(9):1458-63.
  22. Benoit MM, Vargas SO, Bhattacharyya N, McGill TA, Robson CD, Ferraro N, Didas AE, Labow BI, Upton J, Taghinia A, Meara JG, Marcus KJ, Mack J, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Rahbar R. The presentation and management of mandibular tumors in the pediatric population. Laryngoscope. 2013 Aug; 123(8):2035-42.
  23. Ng AK, Garber JE, Diller LR, Birdwell RL, Feng Y, Neuberg DS, Silver B, Fisher DC, Marcus KJ, Mauch PM. Prospective study of the efficacy of breast magnetic resonance imaging and mammographic screening in survivors of Hodgkin lymphoma. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jun 20; 31(18):2282-8.
  24. Tsiamas P, Sajo E, Cifter F, Theodorou K, Kappas C, Makrigiorgos M, Marcus K, Zygmanski P. Beam quality and dose perturbation of 6 MV flattening-filter-free linac. Phys Med. 2014 Feb; 30(1):47-56.
  25. McBride SM, Raut CP, Lapidus M, Devlin PM, Marcus KJ, Bertagnolli M, George S, Baldini EH. Locoregional recurrence after preoperative radiation therapy for retroperitoneal sarcoma: adverse impact of multifocal disease and potential implications of dose escalation. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 Jul; 20(7):2140-7.
  26. Tsiamas P, Liu B, Cifter F, Ngwa WF, Berbeco RI, Kappas C, Theodorou K, Marcus K, Makrigiorgos MG, Sajo E, Zygmanski P. Impact of beam quality on megavoltage radiotherapy treatment techniques utilizing gold nanoparticles for dose enhancement. Phys Med Biol. 2013 Feb 7; 58(3):451-64.
  27. Baldini EH, Lapidus MR, Wang Q, Manola J, Orgill DP, Pomahac B, Marcus KJ, Bertagnolli MM, Devlin PM, George S, Abraham J, Ferrone ML, Ready JE, Raut CP. Predictors for major wound complications following preoperative radiotherapy and surgery for soft-tissue sarcoma of the extremities and trunk: importance of tumor proximity to skin surface. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013 May; 20(5):1494-9.
  28. Womer RB, West DC, Krailo MD, Dickman PS, Pawel BR, Grier HE, Marcus K, Sailer S, Healey JH, Dormans JP, Weiss AR. Randomized controlled trial of interval-compressed chemotherapy for the treatment of localized Ewing sarcoma: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Nov 20; 30(33):4148-54.
  29. Metzger ML, Weinstein HJ, Hudson MM, Billett AL, Larsen EC, Friedmann A, Howard SC, Donaldson SS, Krasin MJ, Kun LE, Marcus KJ, Yock TI, Tarbell N, Billups CA, Wu J, Link MP. Association between radiotherapy vs no radiotherapy based on early response to VAMP chemotherapy and survival among children with favorable-risk Hodgkin lymphoma. JAMA. 2012 Jun 27; 307(24):2609-16.
  30. Ebb D, Meyers P, Grier H, Bernstein M, Gorlick R, Lipshultz SE, Krailo M, Devidas M, Barkauskas DA, Siegal GP, Ferguson WS, Letson GD, Marcus K, Goorin A, Beardsley P, Marina N. Phase II trial of trastuzumab in combination with cytotoxic chemotherapy for treatment of metastatic osteosarcoma with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 overexpression: a report from the children's oncology group. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Jul 10; 30(20):2545-51.
  31. Manley PE, McKendrick K, McGillicudy M, Chi SN, Kieran MW, Cohen LE, Kothare S, Michael Scott R, Goumnerova LC, Sun P, London W, Marcus KJ, Pomeroy SL, Ullrich NJ. Sleep dysfunction in long term survivors of craniopharyngioma. J Neurooncol. 2012 Jul; 108(3):543-9.
  32. Schoenfeld JD, Mauch PM, Das P, Silver B, Marcus KJ, Stevenson MA, Ng AK. Lung malignancies after Hodgkin lymphoma: disease characteristics, detection methods and clinical outcome. Ann Oncol. 2012 Jul; 23(7):1813-8.
  33. Triant VA, Josephson F, Rochester CG, Althoff KN, Marcus K, Munk R, Cooper C, D'Agostino RB, Costagliola D, Sabin CA, Williams PL, Hughes S, Post WS, Chandra-Strobos N, Guaraldi G, Young SS, Obenchain R, Bedimo R, Miller V, Strobos J. Adverse outcome analyses of observational data: assessing cardiovascular risk in HIV disease. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Feb 1; 54(3):408-13.
  34. Rombi B, DeLaney TF, MacDonald SM, Huang MS, Ebb DH, Liebsch NJ, Raskin KA, Yeap BY, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Proton radiotherapy for pediatric Ewing's sarcoma: initial clinical outcomes. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Mar 1; 82(3):1142-8.
  35. Tsiamas P, Seco J, Han Z, Bhagwat M, Maddox J, Kappas C, Theodorou K, Makrigiorgos M, Marcus K, Zygmanski P. A modification of flattening filter free linac for IMRT. Med Phys. 2011 May; 38(5):2342-52.
  36. Astrakas L, Blekas KD, Constantinou C, Andronesi OC, Mindrinos MN, Likas AC, Rahme LG, Black PM, Marcus KJ, Tzika AA. Combining magnetic resonance spectroscopy and molecular genomics offers better accuracy in brain tumor typing and prediction of survival than either methodology alone. Int J Oncol. 2011 Apr; 38(4):1113-27.
  37. Kelly PJ, Lin YB, Yu AY, Ropper AE, Nguyen PL, Marcus KJ, Hacker FL, Weiss SE. Linear accelerator-based stereotactic radiosurgery for brainstem metastases: the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center experience. J Neurooncol. 2011 Sep; 104(2):553-7.
  38. Kelly PJ, Lin YB, Yu AY, Alexander BM, Hacker F, Marcus KJ, Weiss SE. Stereotactic irradiation of the postoperative resection cavity for brain metastasis: a frameless linear accelerator-based case series and review of the technique. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2012 Jan 1; 82(1):95-101.
  39. Winkfield KM, Tsai HK, Yao X, Larson E, Neuberg D, Pomeroy SL, Ullrich NJ, Cohen LE, Kieran MW, Scott RM, Goumnerova LC, Marcus KJ. Long-term clinical outcomes following treatment of childhood craniopharyngioma. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Jul 1; 56(7):1120-6.
  40. Sawamura C, Springfield DS, Marcus KJ, Perez-Atayde AR, Gebhardt MC. Factors predicting local recurrence, metastasis, and survival in pediatric soft tissue sarcoma in extremities. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2010 Nov; 468(11):3019-27.
  41. Galper SL, Yu JB, Mauch PM, Strasser JF, Silver B, Lacasce A, Marcus KJ, Stevenson MA, Chen MH, Ng AK. Clinically significant cardiac disease in patients with Hodgkin lymphoma treated with mediastinal irradiation. Blood. 2011 Jan 13; 117(2):412-8.
  42. Ullrich NJ, Zimmerman M, Smith E, Irons M, Marcus K, Kieran MW. Association of rapidly progressive moyamoya syndrome with bevacizumab treatment for glioblastoma in a child with neurofibromatosis type 1. J Child Neurol. 2011 Feb; 26(2):228-30.
  43. Wong JM, Chi SN, Marcus KJ, Levine BS, Ullrich NJ, MacDonald S, Lechpammer M, Goumnerova LC. Germinoma with malignant transformation to nongerminomatous germ cell tumor. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2010 Sep; 6(3):295-8.
  44. Suh JH, Videtic GM, Aref AM, Germano I, Goldsmith BJ, Imperato JP, Marcus KJ, McDermott MW, McDonald MW, Patchell RA, Robins HI, Rogers CL, Wolfson AH, Wippold FJ, Gaspar LE. ACR Appropriateness Criteria: single brain metastasis. Curr Probl Cancer. 2010 May-Jun; 34(3):162-74.
  45. Marcus KJ, Tishler RB. Head and neck carcinomas across the age spectrum: epidemiology, therapy, and late effects. Semin Radiat Oncol. 2010 Jan; 20(1):52-7.
  46. Videtic GM, Gaspar LE, Aref AM, Germano IM, Goldsmith BJ, Imperato JP, Marcus KJ, McDermott MW, McDonald MW, Patchell RA, Robins HI, Rogers CL, Suh JH, Wolfson AH, Wippold FJ. American College of Radiology appropriateness criteria on multiple brain metastases. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009 Nov 15; 75(4):961-5.
  47. Manley P, Li X, Turner C, Chi S, Zimmerman MA, Chordas C, Gordon A, Baker A, Ullrich NJ, Goumnerova L, Marcus K, Hoffman K, Kieran MW. A prospective, blinded analysis of A-PROTEIN (recoverin or CAR protein) levels in pediatric patients with central nervous system tumors. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Sep; 53(3):343-7.
  48. Granowetter L, Womer R, Devidas M, Krailo M, Wang C, Bernstein M, Marina N, Leavey P, Gebhardt M, Healey J, Shamberger RC, Goorin A, Miser J, Meyer J, Arndt CA, Sailer S, Marcus K, Perlman E, Dickman P, Grier HE. Dose-intensified compared with standard chemotherapy for nonmetastatic Ewing sarcoma family of tumors: a Children's Oncology Group Study. J Clin Oncol. 2009 May 20; 27(15):2536-41.
  49. Basu SK, Schwartz C, Fisher SG, Hudson MM, Tarbell N, Muhs A, Marcus KJ, Mendenhall N, Mauch P, Kun LE, Constine LS. Unilateral and bilateral breast cancer in women surviving pediatric Hodgkin's disease. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008 Sep 1; 72(1):34-40.
  50. Gilheeney SW, Saad A, Chi S, Turner C, Ullrich NJ, Goumnerova L, Scott RM, Marcus K, Lehman L, De Girolami U, Kieran MW. Outcome of pediatric pineoblastoma after surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. J Neurooncol. 2008 Aug; 89(1):89-95.
  51. Kuohung W, Ram K, Cheng DM, Marcus KJ, Diller LR, Laufer MR. Laparoscopic oophoropexy prior to radiation for pediatric brain tumor and subsequent ovarian function. Hum Reprod. 2008 Jan; 23(1):117-21.
  52. Liu AK, Marcus KJ, Fischl B, Grant PE, Poussaint TY, Rivkin MJ, Davis P, Tarbell NJ, Yock TI. Changes in cerebral cortex of children treated for medulloblastoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007 Jul 15; 68(4):992-8.
  53. Ullrich NJ, Robertson R, Kinnamon DD, Scott RM, Kieran MW, Turner CD, Chi SN, Goumnerova L, Proctor M, Tarbell NJ, Marcus KJ, Pomeroy SL. Moyamoya following cranial irradiation for primary brain tumors in children. Neurology. 2007 Mar 20; 68(12):932-8.
  54. Marcus KJ, Astrakas LG, Zurakowski D, Zarifi MK, Mintzopoulos D, Poussaint TY, Anthony DC, De Girolami U, Black PM, Tarbell NJ, Tzika AA. Predicting survival of children with CNS tumors using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging biomarkers. Int J Oncol. 2007 Mar; 30(3):651-7.
  55. Saad AG, Sachs J, Turner CD, Proctor M, Marcus KJ, Wang L, Lidov H, Ullrich NJ. Extracranial metastases of glioblastoma in a child: case report and review of the literature. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2007 Mar; 29(3):190-4.
  56. Donaldson SS, Link MP, Weinstein HJ, Rai SN, Brain S, Billett AL, Hurwitz CA, Krasin M, Kun LE, Marcus KC, Tarbell NJ, Young JA, Hudson MM. Final results of a prospective clinical trial with VAMP and low-dose involved-field radiation for children with low-risk Hodgkin's disease. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Jan 20; 25(3):332-7.
  57. Turner CD, Chi S, Marcus KJ, MacDonald T, Packer RJ, Poussaint TY, Vajapeyam S, Ullrich N, Goumnerova LC, Scott RM, Briody C, Chordas C, Zimmerman MA, Kieran MW. Phase II study of thalidomide and radiation in children with newly diagnosed brain stem gliomas and glioblastoma multiforme. J Neurooncol. 2007 Mar; 82(1):95-101.
  58. Ullrich NJ, Marcus K, Pomeroy SL, Turner CD, Zimmerman M, Lehmann LE, Scott RM, Goumnerova L, Gillan E, Kieran MW, Chi SN. Transverse myelitis after therapy for primitive neuroectodermal tumors. Pediatr Neurol. 2006 Aug; 35(2):122-5.
  59. Squire SE, Chan MD, Marcus KJ. Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor: the controversy behind radiation therapy. J Neurooncol. 2007 Jan; 81(1):97-111.
  60. Marcus KJ. Intracranial germinomas: can we improve upon our success? Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2006 Jul; 47(1):2-3.
  61. George RE, Li S, Medeiros-Nancarrow C, Neuberg D, Marcus K, Shamberger RC, Pulsipher M, Grupp SA, Diller L. High-risk neuroblastoma treated with tandem autologous peripheral-blood stem cell-supported transplantation: long-term survival update. J Clin Oncol. 2006 Jun 20; 24(18):2891-6.
  62. Rahbar R, Grimmer JF, Vargas SO, Robson CD, Mack JW, Perez-Atayde AR, Marcus KJ, Grier HE, Healy GB, McGill TJ. Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland in children: A 10-year experience. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006 Apr; 132(4):375-80.
  63. George R, Li S, Medeiros-Nancarrow C, Neuberg D, Marcus K, Shamberger R, Pulsipher M, Grupp S, Diller L. High Risk Neuroblastoma Treated with Tandem Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell-Supported Transplant: Long-term Survival Update. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2006; 24:2891-2896.
  64. Marcus K, Johnson M, Adam RM, O'Reilly MS, Donovan M, Atala A, Freeman MR, Soker S. Tumor cell-associated neuropilin-1 and vascular endothelial growth factor expression as determinants of tumor growth in neuroblastoma. Neuropathology. 2005 Sep; 25(3):178-87.
  65. Recht L, Marcus KJ. Craniopharyngioma. 2005.
  66. von Allmen D, Grupp S, Diller L, Marcus K, Ecklund K, Meyer J, Shamberger RC. Aggressive surgical therapy and radiotherapy for patients with high-risk neuroblastoma treated with rapid sequence tandem transplant. J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Jun; 40(6):936-41; discussion 941.
  67. Zimmerman MA, Goumnerova LC, Proctor M, Scott RM, Marcus K, Pomeroy SL, Turner CD, Chi SN, Chordas C, Kieran MW. Continuous remission of newly diagnosed and relapsed central nervous system atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor. J Neurooncol. 2005 Mar; 72(1):77-84.
  68. Marcus KJ, Goumnerova L, Billett AL, Lavally B, Scott RM, Bishop K, Xu R, Young Poussaint T, Kieran M, Kooy H, Pomeroy SL, Tarbell NJ. Stereotactic radiotherapy for localized low-grade gliomas in children: final results of a prospective trial. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Feb 1; 61(2):374-9.
  69. Lefrancois MA, Goumnerova LC, Mark Proctor M, Scott RM, Marcus K, Pomeroy SL, Turner C, Chi S, Chordas C, and Kieran M. Continuous Remission of Newly Diagnosed and Relapsed Central Nervous System Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology, Physics. 2005; 61:374-379.
  70. Tsai K, Goumnerova LC, Pomeroy SL, Scott RM, Xu R, Tarbell NJ, Marcus KJ. Long-Term Outcomes of Treatment of Pediatric Craniopharyngioma. Society for Neuro-Oncology. 2004.
  71. Zacharoulis S, Turner C, Chi S, Klement G, Ullrich N, Pomeroy S, Marcus K, Goumnerova L, Scott RM, Protcor M, Kieran M. Desmoplastic versus non-desmoplastic medulloblastoma: Differences in clinical outcome?. International Symposium of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology. 2004.
  72. Von Allmen D, Grupp S, Diller L, Marcus K, Ecklund K, Shamberger R. Aggressive surgical and radiotherapy for patients with high risk neuroblastoma treated with rapid sequence tandem transplant. American Academy of Pediatrics, San Francisco. 2004.
  73. Hudson MM, Krasin M, Link MP, Donaldson SS, Billups C, Merchant TE, Kun L, Billet AL, Kaste S, Tarbell NJ, Howard S, Friedmann AM, Hurwitz CA, Young JA, Marcus KC, Rai S, Cowan T, Weinstein HJ. Risk-adapted, combined-modality therapy with VAMP/COP and response-based, involved-field radiation for unfavorable pediatric Hodgkin's disease. J Clin Oncol. 2004 Nov 15; 22(22):4541-50.
  74. Kuohung W, Lufer MR, Ram K, Marcus KJ, Cheng DM, Diller LR. Ovarian function in pediatric brain cancer survivors after laparoscopic oophoropexy. Children's Hospital Research Day. 2004.
  75. Pieters RS, Marcus K and Marcus RB. Side Effects of Radiotherapy in Children. Supportive Care. 2004.
  76. Kuohung W., Diller LR, Cheng DM, Laufer MR. . Preservation of ovarian function in pediatric brain cancer survivors after laparoscopic oophoropexy. American Society for Reproductive Medicine. 2003.
  77. Shamberger RC, Gebhardt MC, Neff JR, Tarbell NJ, Marcus KC, Sailer SL, womer RB, Miser JS, Dickman PS, Perlman E, Devidas M, Krailo MP, Grier HE, Granowetter L. Ewing Sarcoma of the Chest Wall: The Impact of Initial Versus Delayed Resection on Tumor Margins, Survival, and Use of Radiation Therapy. American Surgical Association 2003. American Surgical Association. 2003.
  78. Rahbar R, Vargas SO, Miyamoto CR, Perez-Atayde AR, French CA, Robson CD, Licameli GR, Fletcher JA, Marcus KC, Grier HE, McGill TJ, Healy GB. The role of chromosomal translocation (15;19) in the carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract in children. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Dec; 129(6):698-704.
  79. Marcus KJ, Shamberger R, Litman H, von Allmen D, Grupp SA, Nancarrow CM, Goldwein J, Grier HE, Diller L. Primary tumor control in patients with stage 3/4 unfavorable neuroblastoma treated with tandem double autologous stem cell transplants. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2003 Dec; 25(12):934-40.
  80. Smith RS, Chen Q, Hudson MM, Link MP, Kun L, Weinstein H, Billett A, Marcus KJ, Tarbell NJ, Donaldson SS. Prognostic factors for children with Hodgkin's disease treated with combined-modality therapy. J Clin Oncol. 2003 May 15; 21(10):2026-33.
  81. Barregard L, Ehrenström L, Marcus K. Hand-arm vibration syndrome in Swedish car mechanics. Occup Environ Med. 2003 Apr; 60(4):287-94.
  82. Marcus KJ, Dutton SC, Barnes P, Coleman CN, Pomeroy SL, Goumnerova L, Billett AL, Kieran M, Tarbell NJ. A phase I trial of etanidazole and hyperfractionated radiotherapy in children with diffuse brainstem glioma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2003 Apr 1; 55(5):1182-5.
  83. Marcus KJ and Tarbell N. Pediatric Radiation Oncology. 2003.
  84. Sandlund JT, Marcus KJ and Behm FG. Management of Lymphoma in Children. Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. 2003.
  85. Turner C, Marcus K, Dutton S, MacDonald T, Packer R, Baez K, Lefrancois M-A, Xu L, Kieran M. Phase II Trial of Thalidomide with radiation in children with brain stem gliomas. ISPNO London. 2002.
  86. Ng AK, Bernardo MV, Weller E, Backstrand K, Silver B, Marcus KC, Tarbell NJ, Stevenson MA, Friedberg JW, Mauch PM. Second malignancy after Hodgkin disease treated with radiation therapy with or without chemotherapy: long-term risks and risk factors. Blood. 2002 Sep 15; 100(6):1989-96.
  87. Donaldson SS, Hudson MM, Lamborn KR, Link MP, Kun L, Billett AL, Marcus KC, Hurwitz CA, Young JA, Tarbell NJ, Weinstein HJ. VAMP and low-dose, involved-field radiation for children and adolescents with favorable, early-stage Hodgkin's disease: results of a prospective clinical trial. J Clin Oncol. 2002 Jul 15; 20(14):3081-7.
  88. Lefrancois M-A, Scott M, Goumernova L, Proctor M, Marcus K, Pomeroy S, Chordas C, Turner C, Kieran M. Sustained remission after recurrent central nervous system atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor: A report of twoo cases. ISPNO London. 2002.
  89. Rey-Casserly C, Scott RM, Goumnerova L, Proctor M, Marcus K, Pomeroy S and Kieran M. Neuropsychological Outcomes in Children following Posterior Fossa Syndrome: A report of 4 cases. ISPNO London. 2002.
  90. Ng AK, Bernardo MP, Weller E, Backstrand KH, Silver B, Marcus KC, Tarbell NJ, Friedberg J, Canellos GP, Mauch PM. Long-term survival and competing causes of death in patients with early-stage Hodgkin's disease treated at age 50 or younger. J Clin Oncol. 2002 Apr 15; 20(8):2101-8.
  91. Alyea E, Neuberg D, Mauch P, Marcus K, Freedman A, Webb I, Anderson K, Schlossman R, Fisher D, Gribben J, Ritz J, Soiffer R. Effect of total body irradiation dose escalation on outcome following T-cell-depleted allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2002; 8(3):139-44.
  92. Alyea E, Weller E, Schlossman R, Canning C, Webb I, Doss D, Mauch P, Marcus K, Fisher D, Freeman A, Parikh B, Gribben J, Soiffer R, Ritz J, Anderson K. T-cell--depleted allogeneic bone marrow transplantation followed by donor lymphocyte infusion in patients with multiple myeloma: induction of graft-versus-myeloma effect. Blood. 2001 Aug 15; 98(4):934-9.
  93. Soiffer RJ, Weller E, Alyea EP, Mauch P, Webb IL, Fisher DC, Freedman AS, Schlossman RL, Gribben J, Lee S, Anderson KC, Marcus K, Stone RM, Antin JH, Ritz J. CD6+ donor marrow T-cell depletion as the sole form of graft-versus-host disease prophylaxis in patients undergoing allogeneic bone marrow transplant from unrelated donors. J Clin Oncol. 2001 Feb 15; 19(4):1152-9.
  94. Marcus KC. Pediatric Solid Tumors. Textbook of Clinical Oncology . 2001.
  95. Granowetter L, Womer R, Davidas M, Perlman E, Shamberger R, Link M, Neff J, Marcus K, Sailer S, Goorin A, Dickman P, Gebhardt M, Grier H. . Comparison of Dose Intensified and Standard Chemotherapy for the Treatment of Ewing's Sarcoma and PNET of Bone and Soft Tissue. SIOP. 2001.
  96. Marcus KC and Hodgson D. Prognostic Factors in Pediatric Cancers. Prognostic Factors in Cancer. 2001.
  97. Dailey WF, Chinman MJ, Davidson L, Garner L, Vavrousek-Jakuba E, Essock S, Marcus K, Tebes JK. How are we doing? A statewide survey of community adjustment among people with serious mental illness receiving intensive outpatient services. Community Ment Health J. 2000 Aug; 36(4):363-82.
  98. Grupp SA, Stern JW, Bunin N, Nancarrow C, Ross AA, Mogul M, Adams R, Grier HE, Gorlin JB, Shamberger R, Marcus K, Neuberg D, Weinstein HJ, Diller L. Tandem high-dose therapy in rapid sequence for children with high-risk neuroblastoma. J Clin Oncol. 2000 Jul; 18(13):2567-75.
  99. Merriam P, Waxman AK, Goss GA, Manola J, Huy Ho V, Marcus K, Baldini E, singer S, Demetri G. Survival for patients with peritoneal mesothelioma: A review of aggressive therapy for early stage disease. Presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). 2000.
  100. McLean TW, Hertel C, Young ML, Marcus K, Schizer MA, Gebhardt M, Weinstein HJ, Perez-Atayde A, Grier HE. Late events in pediatric patients with Ewing sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor of bone: the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Children's Hospital experience. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 1999 Nov-Dec; 21(6):486-93.
  101. Marcus K, Johnson M, Adam R, Soker S, Donovan M, O'Reilly M, Freeman MR. A potential autocrine role for vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in human neuroblastoma (NBL) cells via signaling through the novel VEGF receptor, neuropilin-1. Presented at ASPH/O SIOP Montreal. 1999.
  102. Baldini EH, Demetri GD, Fletcher CD, Foran J, Marcus KC, Singer S. Adults with Ewing's sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor: adverse effect of older age and primary extraosseous disease on outcome. Ann Surg. 1999 Jul; 230(1):79-86.
  103. Shulman LN, Tarbell NJ, Storen E, Marcus K, Mauch PM. Low-dose total body irradiation and G-CSF without hematopoietic stem cell support in the treatment of relapsed or refractory acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), or AML in second or subsequent remission. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1998 Dec 1; 42(5):1113-7.
  104. Sweeney PJ, Nicolae D, Ignacio L, Chen L, Roach M, Wara W, Marcus KC, Vijayakumar S. Effect of subcutaneous recombinant human erythropoietin in cancer patients receiving radiotherapy: final report of a randomized, open-labelled, phase II trial. Br J Cancer. 1998 Jun; 77(11):1996-2002.
  105. Marcus KJC, and Tarbell NJ. Principles of Pediatric Radiation Therapy. Hematological Diseases of Infancy and Childhool. 1998.
  106. Marcus KJC, Mauch PM, Buck B. Principles of Radiotherapy. The Lymphomas. 1998.
  107. Marcus KC, Grier HE, Shamberger RC, Gebhardt MC, Perez-Atayde A, Silver B, Tarbell NJ. Childhood soft tissue sarcoma: a 20-year experience. J Pediatr. 1997 Oct; 131(4):603-7.
  108. Marcus KC, Tarbell NJ. The Changing Role of Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Neuroblastoma. Semin Radiat Oncol. 1997 Jul; 7(3):195-203.
  109. Soiffer RJ, Fairclough D, Robertson M, Alyea E, Anderson K, Freedman A, Bartlett-Pandite L, Fisher D, Schlossman RL, Stone R, Murray C, Freeman A, Marcus K, Mauch P, Nadler L, Ritz J. CD6-depleted allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for acute leukemia in first complete remission. Blood. 1997 Apr 15; 89(8):3039-47.
  110. Soiffer RJ, Mauch P, Fairclough D, Alyea E, Anderson K, Fisher D, Freedman A, Bartlett-Pandite L, Robertson M, Schlossman R, Gollob J, Marcus K, Murray C, Kuhlman C, Freeman A, Nadler L, Ritz J. CD6+ T cell depleted allogeneic bone marrow transplantation from genotypically HLA nonidentical related donors. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 1997 Apr; 3(1):11-7.
  111. Marcus KC and Tarbell NJ. The changing role of radiation therapy in Neuroblastoma. Seminars in Radiation Oncology. 1997; 7:195-203.
  112. Mauch PM, Kalish LA, Marcus KC, Coleman CN, Shulman LN, Krill E, Come S, Silver B, Canellos GP, Tarbell NJ. Second malignancies after treatment for laparotomy staged IA-IIIB Hodgkin's disease: long-term analysis of risk factors and outcome. Blood. 1996 May 1; 87(9):3625-32.
  113. Marcus KJC, Mauch PM, Buck B. Radiotherapeutic Aspects of Hodgkin's Disease. Neoplastic Diseases of the Blood. 1996.
  114. Mauch PM, Kalish LA, Marcus KC, Shulman LN, Krill E, Tarbell NJ, Silver B, Weinstein H, Come S, Canellos GP, Coleman CN. Long-term survival in Hodgkin's disease relative impact of mortality, second tumors, infection, and cardiovascular disease. Cancer J Sci Am. 1995 May-Jun; 1(1):33-42.
  115. Singer S, Corson JM, Demetri GD, Healey EA, Marcus K, Eberlein TJ. Prognostic factors predictive of survival for truncal and retroperitoneal soft-tissue sarcoma. Ann Surg. 1995 Feb; 221(2):185-95.
  116. Marcus KC, Kalish LA, Coleman CN, Shulman LN, Rosenthal DS, Canellos GP, Mauch PM. Improved survival in patients with limited stage IIIA Hodgkin's disease treated with combined radiation therapy and chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol. 1994 Dec; 12(12):2567-72.
  117. Healey EA, Tarbell NJ, Kalish LA, Silver B, Rosenthal DS, Marcus K, Shulman LN, Coleman CN, Canellos G, Weinstein H, et al. Prognostic factors for patients with Hodgkin disease in first relapse. Cancer. 1993 Apr 15; 71(8):2613-20.
  118. Neben S, Marcus K, Mauch P. Mobilization of hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell subpopulations from the marrow to the blood of mice following cyclophosphamide and/or granulocyte colony-stimulating factor. Blood. 1993 Apr 1; 81(7):1960-7.
  119. Anderson KC, Anderson J, Soiffer R, Freedman AS, Rabinow SN, Robertson MJ, Spector N, Blake K, Murray C, Freeman A, Coral F, Marcus KC, Mauch P, Nadler LM, Ritz J. Monoclonal antibody-purged bone marrow transplantation therapy for multiple myeloma. Blood. 1993; 82:2568-2576.
  120. Rabinow SN, Soiffer RJ, Gribben JG, Daley H, Freedman AS, Daley J, Pesek K, Neuberg D, Pinkus G, Leavitt PR, Spector NA, Grossbard ML, Anderson K, Robertson, Mauch P, Marcus KC, Ritz J, and Nadler LM. Autologous and Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation for Poor Prognosis Patients with B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. Blood. 1993; 82:1366-1376.
  121. Marcus KJ, Svensson G, Rhodes LP, Mauch P. . Treatment of Hodgkin's Disease in patients with bulky mediastinal nodes in the upright mantle position. Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys.,. 1992; 23:443-447.
  122. Chayt K, Neben S, Mauch P. Deficient hemapoietic support capacity following transplantation of murine peripheral blood stem cells. Presented at the International Society of Hematology/American Society of Hematology. 1990.
  123. Chayt KJ, Gallo RC. Human T-lymphotropic virus type III (HTLV-III). Hematol Pathol. 1987; 1(1):1-13.
  124. Biberfeld P, Chayt KJ, Marselle LM, Biberfeld G, Gallo RC, Harper ME. HTLV-III expression in infected lymph nodes and relevance to pathogenesis of lymphadenopathy. Am J Pathol. 1986 Dec; 125(3):436-42.
  125. Chayt KJ, Harper ME, Marselle LM, Lewin EB, Rose RM, Oleske JM, Epstein LG, Wong-Staal F, Gallo RC. Detection of HTLV-III RNA in lungs of patients with AIDS and pulmonary involvement. JAMA. 1986 Nov 7; 256(17):2356-9.
  126. Harper ME, Kaplan MH, Marselle LM, Pahwa SG, Chayt KJ, Sarngadharan MG, Wong-Staal F, Gallo RC. Concomitant infection with HTLV-I and HTLV-III in a patient with T8 lymphoproliferative disease. N Engl J Med. 1986 Oct 23; 315(17):1073-8.
  127. Miser AW, Chayt KJ, Sandlund JT, Cohen PS, Dothage JA, Miser JS. Narcotic withdrawal syndrome in young adults after the therapeutic use of opiates. Am J Dis Child. 1986 Jun; 140(6):603-4.
  128. Lesnick JE, Chayt KJ, Bruce DA, Rorke LB, Trojanowski J, Savino PJ, Schatz NJ. Familial pineoblastoma. Report of two cases. J Neurosurg. 1985 Jun; 62(6):930-2.
  129. Shamberger RC, LaQuaglia MP, Gebhardt MC, Neff JR, Tarbell NJ, Marcus KC, Sailer SL, Womer RB, Miser JS, Dickman PS, Perlman EJ, Devidas M, Linda SB, Krailo MD, Grier HE, Granowetter L. Ewing sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the chest wall: impact of initial versus delayed resection on tumor margins, survival, and use of radiation therapy. Ann Surg. 2003 Oct; 238(4):563-7; discussion 567-8.
  130. Viswanathan AN, Grier HE, Litman HJ, Perez-Atayde A, Tarbell NJ, Neuberg D, Shamberger RC, Marcus KJ. Outcome for children with group III rhabdomyosarcoma treated with or without radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004 Mar 15; 58(4):1208-14.
  131. Robson CD, Rahbar R, Vargas SO, Marcus KJ, Mack JW, Licameli GR, Grier HE. Sinonasal and laryngeal carcinoma in children: correlation of imaging characteristics with clinicopathologic and cytogenetic features. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2010 Feb; 31(2):257-61.
  132. Parsons SK, Fishman SJ, Hoorntje LE, Jaramillo D, Marcus KC, Perez-Atayde AR, Kozakewich HP, Grier HE, Shamberger RC. Aggressive multimodal treatment of pleuropulmonary blastoma. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001 Sep; 72(3):939-42.
  133. Gutweiler JR, Yu DC, Kim HB, Kozakewich HP, Marcus KJ, Shamberger RC, Weldon CB. Hepatoblastoma presenting with focal nodular hyperplasia after treatment of neuroblastoma. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Dec; 43(12):2297-300.
  134. Chi SN, Zimmerman MA, Yao X, Cohen KJ, Burger P, Biegel JA, Rorke-Adams LB, Fisher MJ, Janss A, Mazewski C, Goldman S, Manley PE, Bowers DC, Bendel A, Rubin J, Turner CD, Marcus KJ, Goumnerova L, Ullrich NJ, Kieran MW. Intensive multimodality treatment for children with newly diagnosed CNS atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Jan 20; 27(3):385-9.
  135. Polishchuk AL, Li R, Hill-Kayser C, Little A, Hawkins RA, Hamilton J, Lau M, Tran HC, Strahlendorf C, Lemons RS, Weinberg V, Matthay KK, DuBois SG, Marcus KJ, Bagatell R, Haas-Kogan DA. Likelihood of bone recurrence in prior sites of metastasis in patients with high-risk neuroblastoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Jul 15; 89(4):839-45.
  136. Mavinkurve-Groothuis AM, Marcus KA, Pourier M, Loonen J, Feuth T, Hoogerbrugge PM, de Korte CL, Kapusta L. Myocardial 2D strain echocardiography and cardiac biomarkers in children during and shortly after anthracycline therapy for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL): a prospective study. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jun; 14(6):562-9.
  137. Marina N, Granowetter L, Grier HE, Womer RB, Randall RL, Marcus KJ, McIlvaine E, Krailo M. Age, Tumor Characteristics, and Treatment Regimen as Event Predictors in Ewing: A Children's Oncology Group Report. Sarcoma. 2015; 2015:927123.
  138. Daw NC, Laack NN, McIlvaine EJ, Krailo M, Womer RB, Granowetter L, Grier HE, Marina NM, Bernstein ML, Gebhardt MC, Marcus KJ, Advani SM, Healey JH, Letson GD, Gorlick RG, Randall RL. Local Control Modality and Outcome for Ewing Sarcoma of the Femur: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Oct; 23(11):3541-7.
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