Zoran Gatalica

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Affiliation: Creighton University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Detection of chromosomal aberrations in renal tumors: a comparative study of conventional cytogenetics and virtual karyotyping with single-nucleotide polymorphism microarrays
    Federico A Monzon
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1917-22. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Renal medullary carcinomas: histopathologic phenotype associated with diverse genotypes
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:1979-88. 2011
  3. pmc Review of juxtaglomerular cell tumor with focus on pathobiological aspect
    Naoto Kuroda
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kochi Red Cross Hospital, Shin honmachi 2 13 51, Kochi City, Kochi 780 8562, Japan
    Diagn Pathol 6:80. 2011
  4. pmc Regional expression of HOXA4 along the aorta and its potential role in human abdominal aortic aneurysms
    John H Lillvis
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    BMC Physiol 11:9. 2011
  5. pmc Analysis of positional candidate genes in the AAA1 susceptibility locus for abdominal aortic aneurysms on chromosome 19
    John H Lillvis
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    BMC Med Genet 12:14. 2011
  6. pmc Whole genome expression profiling reveals a significant role for immune function in human abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Guy M Lenk
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:237. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Renal smooth muscle hamartoma
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Pathol Res Pract 206:782-4. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Novel intronic germline FLCN gene mutation in a patient with multiple ipsilateral renal neoplasms
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:1813-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Pathology of the hereditary colorectal carcinoma
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Fam Cancer 7:15-26. 2008
  10. pmc Low grade peritoneal mucinous carcinomatosis associated with human papilloma virus infection: case report
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Croat Med J 49:669-73. 2008

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Publications51

  1. doi request reprint Detection of chromosomal aberrations in renal tumors: a comparative study of conventional cytogenetics and virtual karyotyping with single-nucleotide polymorphism microarrays
    Federico A Monzon
    Department of Pathology, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1917-22. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint Renal medullary carcinomas: histopathologic phenotype associated with diverse genotypes
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Hum Pathol 42:1979-88. 2011
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  3. pmc Review of juxtaglomerular cell tumor with focus on pathobiological aspect
    Naoto Kuroda
    Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kochi Red Cross Hospital, Shin honmachi 2 13 51, Kochi City, Kochi 780 8562, Japan
    Diagn Pathol 6:80. 2011
    ..Additionally, pathologists and urologists need to recognize that this neoplasm in most cases pursues a benign course, but aggressive forms may develop in some cases...
  4. pmc Regional expression of HOXA4 along the aorta and its potential role in human abdominal aortic aneurysms
    John H Lillvis
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    BMC Physiol 11:9. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Analysis of positional candidate genes in the AAA1 susceptibility locus for abdominal aortic aneurysms on chromosome 19
    John H Lillvis
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    BMC Med Genet 12:14. 2011
    ..This locus has been designated as the AAA1 susceptibility locus in the Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) database...
  6. pmc Whole genome expression profiling reveals a significant role for immune function in human abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Guy M Lenk
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:237. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Renal smooth muscle hamartoma
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Pathol Res Pract 206:782-4. 2010
    ..These findings are consistent with smooth muscle hamartoma, a rare benign renal tumor-like lesion...
  8. doi request reprint Novel intronic germline FLCN gene mutation in a patient with multiple ipsilateral renal neoplasms
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:1813-9. 2009
    ..In addition, chromosomal analysis of peripheral blood lymphocytes showed low level chromosome instability, not previously associated with germline mutations in the FLCN gene...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pathology of the hereditary colorectal carcinoma
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Fam Cancer 7:15-26. 2008
    ..The role of pathologist is to recognize these characteristics and initiate appropriate follow up with clinicians and genetic counselors...
  10. pmc Low grade peritoneal mucinous carcinomatosis associated with human papilloma virus infection: case report
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Croat Med J 49:669-73. 2008
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first description of HPV-associated malignancy presenting as pseudomyxoma peritonei...
  11. doi request reprint COX-2 gene polymorphisms and protein expression in renomedullary interstitial cell tumors
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Hum Pathol 39:1495-504. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Hereditary breast cancer: part II. Management of hereditary breast cancer: implications of molecular genetics and pathology
    Edibaldo Silva
    Surgical Oncology Department, Creighton University Medical Center Cancer Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
    Breast J 14:14-24. 2008
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  13. pmc ER-α36, a novel isoform of ER-α66, is commonly over-expressed in apocrine and adenoid cystic carcinomas of the breast
    Semir Vranic
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    J Clin Pathol 64:54-7. 2011
    ..ER-α36 primarily localises to the cytoplasm and the plasma membrane, and responds to membrane-initiated oestrogen and antioestrogen signalling pathways...
  14. doi request reprint EGFR and HER-2/neu expression in invasive apocrine carcinoma of the breast
    Semir Vranic
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Mod Pathol 23:644-53. 2010
    ..Pure apocrine carcinomas show consistent overexpression of either EGFR or HER-2/neu, which could have significant therapeutic implications...
  15. doi request reprint Novel and existing mutations in the tyrosine kinase domain of the epidermal growth factor receptor are predictors of optimal resectability in malignant peritoneal mesothelioma
    Jason M Foster
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Creighton University Medical Center, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:152-8. 2009
    ..Experiments confirming the activating properties of the novel mutations are warranted...
  16. ncbi request reprint Monoallelic deletion of the p53 gene through chromosomal translocation in a small cell osteosarcoma
    Jun Nishio
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 983135 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3135, USA
    Virchows Arch 448:852-6. 2006
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  17. pmc Clinical implications of novel activating EGFR mutations in malignant peritoneal mesothelioma
    Jason M Foster
    Department of Surgery, Creighton Cancer Center, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 8:88. 2010
    ..Here we present the mutant EGFR activating potential and the matured survival data of the EGFR mutant(mut+) relative to wild type EGFR(mut-) mesothelioma...
  18. doi request reprint Detection of high-risk HPV in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas: comparison of chromogenic in situ hybridization and a reverse line blot method
    Todd M Stevens
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 19:574-8. 2011
    ..003). ISH offers the advantage of visual cell-type localization of viral infection but overall it is less sensitive than the polymerase chain reaction-based detection of HPV in HNSCC...
  19. pmc Epigenetic repression of regulator of G-protein signaling 2 promotes androgen-independent prostate cancer cell growth
    Dennis W Wolff
    Department of Pharmacology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1521-31. 2012
    ..Targeting this reversible process may provide a new strategy for suppressing prostate cancer progression by reestablishing its androgen sensitivity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Right hemicolectomy is not routinely indicated in pseudomyxoma peritonei
    Jason M Foster
    Department of Surgery, Creighton Cancer Center, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68198 4030, USA
    Am Surg 78:171-7. 2012
    ..Performance status and complete cytoreduction are the only factors associated with survival. Lymph node involvement is rare and selective RHC is safe in PMP/MAN...
  21. doi request reprint Neuroendocrine-type prostatic adenocarcinoma with microsatellite instability in a patient with lynch syndrome
    David G Wagner
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Int J Surg Pathol 18:550-3. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that HGPIN-NE is a precursor of invasive SCC and also that prostatic SCC can develop in a patient with the Lynch syndrome...
  22. ncbi request reprint A (9;11)(q34;q13) translocation in a hibernoma
    Kiran K Turaga
    Department of Surgery, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 170:163-6. 2006
    ..Here, we present a case of a hibernoma with a novel cytogenetic alteration involving a reciprocal translocation between 9q and 11q that was useful in establishing the final diagnosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint A common 1317TC polymorphism in MTHFR can lead to erroneous 1298AC genotyping by PCR-RE and TaqMan probe assays
    Richard A Allen
    Department of Pathology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Genet Test 11:167-73. 2007
    ..It is hoped that laboratories offering MTHFR 1298AC testing are cognizant of some of the inherent problems in published methods...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical genomics of renal epithelial tumors
    Jill M Hagenkord
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE, USA
    Cancer Genet 204:285-97. 2011
    ..This review summarizes the genetic and genomic changes in the most common types of renal epithelial tumors and highlights the clinical implications of these aberrations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Benign myoepithelial tumors of the breast have immunophenotypic characteristics similar to metaplastic matrix-producing and spindle cell carcinomas
    Nikolay K Popnikolov
    Division of Surgical Pathology, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:161-7. 2003
    ..The abnormal expression of oncogenes or antioncogenes, such as p53, may be more useful for distinguishing between those entities than the expression of the classic myoepithelial markers...
  26. ncbi request reprint COX-2 expression in pseudomyxoma peritonei
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 N 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Cancer Lett 244:86-90. 2006
    ..In addition, COX-2 was detected in stromal, endothelial, inflammatory cells and reactive mesothelium. This preliminary information indicates a potential for the use of COX-2 inhibitors in patients with PMP...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intraosseous lipoma. A clinical, radiologic, and pathologic study of 5 cases
    Eduardo Eyzaguirre
    Division of Surgical Pathology, Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77555 0588, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 11:320-5. 2007
    ..Intraosseous lipoma often contains calcified necrotic fat with little mature adipose tissue and characteristically induces expansion/remodeling of the affected bone...
  28. ncbi request reprint Familial sarcoma: challenging pedigrees
    Henry T Lynch
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
    Cancer 98:1947-57. 2003
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  29. ncbi request reprint Imbalances of chromosomes 4, 9, and 12 are recurrent in the thecoma-fibroma group of ovarian stromal tumors
    Renae C Streblow
    Departments of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 983135 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3135, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 178:135-40. 2007
    ..In contrast, loss of chromosomes 4 and/or 9 are recurrent in fibroma. In summary, imbalances of chromosomes 4 and 9 appear to represent important secondary abnormalities in the thecoma-fibroma ovarian tumor group...
  30. doi request reprint FAP, gastric cancer, and genetic counseling featuring children and young adults: a family study and review
    Henry T Lynch
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Creighton University School of Medicine, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Fam Cancer 9:581-8. 2010
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  31. doi request reprint Assessment of HER2 gene status in breast carcinomas with polysomy of chromosome 17
    Semir Vranic
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Cancer 117:48-53. 2011
    ..2. These guidelines are potentially contradictory in tumors with polysomy of chromosome 17...
  32. ncbi request reprint Genital human papillomavirus testing by in situ hybridization in liquid atypical cytologic materials and follow-up biopsies
    C Bewtra
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Acta Cytol 49:127-31. 2005
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  33. ncbi request reprint Decreased expression of e6-associated protein in breast and prostate carcinomas
    Xiuhua Gao
    Cancer Center, Criss III, Room 352, Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
    Endocrinology 146:1707-12. 2005
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  34. ncbi request reprint Molecular events in the progression of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis to carcinoma
    Subodh M Lele
    Department of Pathology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington 40536, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:1184-8. 2002
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  35. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profile of an adenomyoepithelioma of the breast with a reciprocal translocation involving chromosomes 8 and 16
    Zoran Gatalica
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University School of Medicine, 601 North 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131 2197
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 156:14-22. 2005
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  36. doi request reprint Let-7 family miRNAs regulate estrogen receptor alpha signaling in estrogen receptor positive breast cancer
    Yingchun Zhao
    Genomics and Functional Proteomics Laboratories, Osteoporosis Research Center, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 N 30th St, Suite 6730, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:69-80. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our findings indicate a new regulatory mechanism of let-7 miRNAs in ER-α mediated cellular malignant growth of breast cancer...
  37. pmc Update on the molecular profile of the MDA-MB-453 cell line as a model for apocrine breast carcinoma studies
    Semir Vranic
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Oncol Lett 2:1131-1137. 2011
    ..In contrast to the cell line, EGFR-positive apocrine carcinomas do not harbor K-RAS gene mutations, rendering these tumors amenable to targeted therapy with EGFR inhibitors...
  38. doi request reprint Low frequency of HIF-1α overexpression in germ cell tumors of the testis
    Semir Vranic
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Center of the University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 21:165-9. 2013
    ..Further studies are necessary to clarify the functional importance of such alterations in testicular germ cell tumors...
  39. doi request reprint Lymphocyte recruitment into the tumor site is altered in patients with MSI-H colon cancer
    Kristen M Drescher
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Fam Cancer 8:231-9. 2009
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  40. pmc ER-alpha36, a novel variant of ER-alpha, is expressed in ER-positive and -negative human breast carcinomas
    Lisa M J Lee
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical School, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Anticancer Res 28:479-83. 2008
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  41. doi request reprint Cervical and endometrial metastases of appendiceal goblet cell carcinoid
    Zenggang Pan
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68131, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:776-80. 2010
    ..Therefore, for any uterine cervical/endometrial signet ring cell carcinoma, a metastatic appendiceal GCC should be considered in the differential diagnosis, especially after excluding other primary sites...
  42. ncbi request reprint Loss of mismatch repair proteins in sebaceous gland tumors
    Nikolay K Popnikolov
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:178-84. 2003
    ..Here we investigate the MMR gene expression in a variety of sebaceous gland tumors, with or without associated visceral malignancy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Loss of Fhit expression in testicular germ cell tumors and intratubular germ cell neoplasia
    Eduardo Eyzaguirre
    Department of Pathology, Division of Surgical Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Mod Pathol 15:1068-72. 2002
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  44. ncbi request reprint Syk tyrosine kinase expression during multistep mammary carcinogenesis
    Zoran Gatalica
    Creighton University Medical Center, 601 North 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Croat Med J 46:372-6. 2005
    ..To analyze the expression of Syk tyrosine kinase, recently implicated as a tumor suppressor in mammary carcinogenesis, during the multi step development of human breast carcinoma...
  45. ncbi request reprint FISH for HER-2/neu in breast cancer: standardization makes the difference!
    Sumita Gokhale
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Indian J Cancer 41:152-8. 2004
    ..However, therse is a lot of controversy with regard to the best method. Most of the FISH studies chose arbitrary cut-off levels for positive results (10%) and had no validation...
  46. ncbi request reprint Monosomy 22 as a diagnostic aid in a case of late recurrence of adult granulosa cell tumor of the ovary
    Samuel K Caughron
    Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, 601 North 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 156:83-5. 2005
    ..This anomaly, typical of granulosa cell tumor, coupled with the pathologic and immunophenotypic findings assisted in establishing the proper diagnosis of this lesion in the absence of the original histopathologic slides...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cytogenetic findings in a case of nodular fasciitis of subclavicular region
    Gopalrao V N Velagaleti
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 141:160-3. 2003
    ..TRKC is implicated in congenital fibrosarcoma, a benign proliferation of fibroblasts. The breakpoint and overexpression of the protein in our case further suggest a possible involvement of TRKC...
  48. ncbi request reprint PIK3CA and PTEN mutations in adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast metastatic to kidney
    Semir Vranic
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Center of University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo 71000, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Hum Pathol 38:1425-31. 2007
    ..These coexistent mutations/epigenetic inactivations in PI3K/AKT pathway may be responsible for the unusually aggressive course of ACC...
  49. ncbi request reprint Global expression profiles in human normal and aneurysmal abdominal aorta based on two distinct whole genome microarray platforms
    Guy M Lenk
    Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 3317 Gordon H Scott Hall of Basic Medical Sciences, 540 E Canfield Ave, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1085:360-2. 2006
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  50. ncbi request reprint Downregulation of TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL)/Apo2L in Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia and adenocarcinoma
    Nikolay K Popnikolov
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 14:161-5. 2006
    ..Thus, the immunohistochemically detected downregulation of TRAIL expression appears to be a promising indicator of dysplasia in Barrett's esophagus...
  51. ncbi request reprint Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor with rhabdomyoblastic differentiation (malignant triton tumor) with balanced t(7;9)(q11.2;p24) and unbalanced translocation der(16)t(1;16)(q23;q13)
    Gopalrao V N Velagaleti
    Department of Pediatrics, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Children s Hospital, Suite 3 350, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 149:23-7. 2004
    ..This finding may relate to the observed poor prognostic outcome in this type of sarcoma. Also unique to our case is the translocation involving 7q and 9p, both regions may play a role in MPNST...