Babak Litkouhi

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Claudin-4 overexpression in epithelial ovarian cancer is associated with hypomethylation and is a potential target for modulation of tight junction barrier function using a C-terminal fragment of Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin
    Babak Litkouhi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neoplasia 9:304-14. 2007
  2. pmc C terminus of Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin downregulates CLDN4 and sensitizes ovarian cancer cells to Taxol and Carboplatin
    Zhijian Gao
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:1065-74. 2011
  3. pmc Increased HLA-DMB expression in the tumor epithelium is associated with increased CTL infiltration and improved prognosis in advanced-stage serous ovarian cancer
    Michael J Callahan
    Laboratory of Gynecologic Oncology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 14:7667-73. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Overexpression of CEACAM6 in borderline and invasive mucinous ovarian neoplasms
    Behrang Litkouhi
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 109:234-9. 2008

Collaborators

  • Elizabeth I O Garner
  • Zhijian Gao
  • Michael J Callahan
  • Tomas Bonome
  • Michael E Johnson
  • Samuel C Mok
  • Ross S Berkowitz
  • Joyce Liu
  • Elizabeth H Sullivan
  • Zoltan Nagymanyoki
  • Ursula A Matulonis
  • Michael J Birrer
  • Michelle S Hirsch

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Claudin-4 overexpression in epithelial ovarian cancer is associated with hypomethylation and is a potential target for modulation of tight junction barrier function using a C-terminal fragment of Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin
    Babak Litkouhi
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neoplasia 9:304-14. 2007
    ..We sought to correlate claudin-4 overexpression in EOC with clinical outcomes and TJ barrier function, investigate DNA methylation as a mechanism for overexpression, and evaluate the effect of C-CPE on the TJ...
  2. pmc C terminus of Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin downregulates CLDN4 and sensitizes ovarian cancer cells to Taxol and Carboplatin
    Zhijian Gao
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:1065-74. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the potential clinical applications of C-CPE and its effects on CLDN4 expression in EOC...
  3. pmc Increased HLA-DMB expression in the tumor epithelium is associated with increased CTL infiltration and improved prognosis in advanced-stage serous ovarian cancer
    Michael J Callahan
    Laboratory of Gynecologic Oncology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 14:7667-73. 2008
    ..To evaluate the possible mechanisms influencing the infiltration of CD8 T lymphocytes into the tumor epithelium of advanced-stage serous ovarian cancers...
  4. doi request reprint Overexpression of CEACAM6 in borderline and invasive mucinous ovarian neoplasms
    Behrang Litkouhi
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 109:234-9. 2008
    ..Microarray analysis previously demonstrated high CEACAM6 overexpression in MON's and this study sought to validate this finding...