Amy L Adams

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Expression of melatonin receptors in triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) in African American and Caucasian women: relation to survival
    Gabriela Oprea-Ilies
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University and Winship Cancer Institute, 1364 Clinton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:677-87. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Commonly encountered dilemmas in breast cancer reporting and staging
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 29:109-15. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Histologic grading of invasive lobular carcinoma: does use of a 2-tiered nuclear grading system improve interobserver variability?
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 13:223-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Nottingham-defined mitotic score: comparison with visual and image cytometric phosphohistone H3 labeling indices and correlation with Oncotype DX recurrence score
    Blazej Zbytek
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 21:48-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Using a higher cutoff for the percentage of HER2+ cells decreases interobserver variability in the interpretation of HER2 immunohistochemical analysis
    Omar Hameed
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 6823, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:425-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on histologic grade, hormone receptor status, and HER2/neu status in breast carcinoma
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Breast J 14:141-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint GATA-3 expression in male and female breast cancers: comparison of clinicopathologic parameters and prognostic relevance
    Raul S Gonzalez
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:1065-70. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Effect of storage on p63 immunohistochemistry: a time-course study
    Holly N Burford
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 6823, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 17:68-71. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Negative colposcopic biopsy after positive human papilloma virus (HPV) DNA testing: false-positive HPV results or false-negative histologic findings?
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:413-8. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Proliferation (Ki-67 and phosphohistone H3) and oncotype DX recurrence score in estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer
    Daron J Williams
    School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 19:431-6. 2011

Collaborators

  • Omar Hameed
  • Cynthia Cohen
  • Helen Krontiras
  • Jun Chen
  • David J Dabbs
  • D C Chhieng
  • Gabriela Oprea-Ilies
  • Daron J Williams
  • Jason Wang
  • Raul S Gonzalez
  • Blazej Zbytek
  • Scott Lauer
  • Emily S Reisenbichler
  • Zhaohai Yang
  • Holly N Burford
  • Robert Busch
  • Yuan Liu
  • Andrew Page
  • Erhard Haus
  • Linda Sackett-Lundeen
  • Harold Sullivan
  • Teresa Kraus
  • Lauren McLendon
  • Beth Chastain
  • Nicole N Balmer
  • John D Pfeifer
  • Andrew J Page
  • Volkan Adsay
  • Mary Darrow

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Expression of melatonin receptors in triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) in African American and Caucasian women: relation to survival
    Gabriela Oprea-Ilies
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University and Winship Cancer Institute, 1364 Clinton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:677-87. 2013
    ..These results suggest that melatonin or a melatonin receptor agonist may be useful biologic additions in the treatment of some forms of TNBC, especially in AA who generally show a more aggressive course of their disease...
  2. doi request reprint Commonly encountered dilemmas in breast cancer reporting and staging
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Semin Diagn Pathol 29:109-15. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Histologic grading of invasive lobular carcinoma: does use of a 2-tiered nuclear grading system improve interobserver variability?
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Diagn Pathol 13:223-5. 2009
    ..For ILC, where use of the NHG places substantial weight on nuclear pleomorphism, a 2-tiered nuclear grading system may reduce interobserver variability yet still provide useful prognostic information...
  4. doi request reprint Nottingham-defined mitotic score: comparison with visual and image cytometric phosphohistone H3 labeling indices and correlation with Oncotype DX recurrence score
    Blazej Zbytek
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 21:48-53. 2013
    ..30) and between visual PPH3 mitotic score and RS (P<0.001, Spearman coefficient 0.28). In conclusion, mitotic score by any of the 3 methods studied may be useful in assessing tumor grade, proliferation, and prognosis...
  5. doi request reprint Using a higher cutoff for the percentage of HER2+ cells decreases interobserver variability in the interpretation of HER2 immunohistochemical analysis
    Omar Hameed
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 6823, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:425-7. 2008
    ..001 for all comparisons). Using a 30% cutoff for the percentage of HER2+ cells by immunohistochemical analysis modestly decreased interobserver variability in the interpretation of HER2 immunohistochemical results...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on histologic grade, hormone receptor status, and HER2/neu status in breast carcinoma
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Breast J 14:141-6. 2008
    ..No significant changes were noted for the degree of tubule formation, nuclear pleomorphism, overall Bloom-Richardson score, and hormone receptor status. However, small sample size may be a limitation of these results...
  7. doi request reprint GATA-3 expression in male and female breast cancers: comparison of clinicopathologic parameters and prognostic relevance
    Raul S Gonzalez
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Hum Pathol 44:1065-70. 2013
    ..There appears to be no link between GATA-3 positivity and survival in men, whereas in women, GATA-3-positive tumors are typically lower grade with a better prognosis...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of storage on p63 immunohistochemistry: a time-course study
    Holly N Burford
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35294 6823, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 17:68-71. 2009
    ..This should be considered in the evaluation of p63 immunostains performed on stored unstained sections, both in diagnostic surgical pathology and in translational research studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Negative colposcopic biopsy after positive human papilloma virus (HPV) DNA testing: false-positive HPV results or false-negative histologic findings?
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 125:413-8. 2006
    ..Additional levels should be obtained for discrepant results. Close follow-up is crucial when the initial biopsy result is negative because a small number of patients will have squamous abnormalities in subsequent studies...
  10. doi request reprint Proliferation (Ki-67 and phosphohistone H3) and oncotype DX recurrence score in estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer
    Daron J Williams
    School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 19:431-6. 2011
    ..This observation suggests that immunohistochemical assessment of markers of proliferation may provide useful prognostic information, at lower cost than RS testing...
  11. doi request reprint Attenuated podoplanin staining in breast myoepithelial cells: a potential caveat in the diagnosis of lymphatic invasion
    Zhaohai Yang
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 6823, USA
    Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol 17:425-30. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Luminal cytokeratin expression profiles of breast papillomas and papillary carcinomas and the utility of a cytokeratin 5/p63/cytokeratin 8/18 antibody cocktail in their distinction
    Emily S Reisenbichler
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 6823, USA
    Mod Pathol 24:185-93. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Does using a higher cutoff for the percentage of positive cells improve the specificity of HER-2 immunohistochemical analysis in breast carcinoma?
    Omar Hameed
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham 35294 6823, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:825-9. 2007
    ..These findings seem to somehow support the recently proposed American Society of Clinical Oncology/College of American Pathologists guideline recommendations for HER-2 testing; nevertheless further studies are suggested...
  14. doi request reprint Acidophilic nuclear inclusions are specific for florid ductal hyperplasia among proliferative breast lesions
    Scott Lauer
    Department of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 135:766-9. 2011
    ..These correlated ultrastructurally with so-called helioid inclusions. However, there since has been little discussion of these inclusions in the literature...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of unsatisfactory conventional pap smears owing to inadequate squamous cellularity defined by the Bethesda 2001 criterion
    Amy L Adams
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35249 6823, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 123:738-43. 2005
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