Meera Hameed

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dual-color, break-apart FISH assay on paraffin-embedded tissues as an adjunct to diagnosis of Xp11 translocation renal cell carcinoma and alveolar soft part sarcoma
    Minghao Zhong
    Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:757-66. 2010
  2. pmc Prognostic implications of immunohistochemically detected YKL-40 expression in breast cancer
    Steve H Kim
    Department of Surgery, New Jersey Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 5:17. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Dedifferentiated liposarcoma of thigh with chondrosarcomatous dedifferentiated component
    Richard S Yoon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 39:E114-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint HER-2/neu and p53 in osteosarcoma: an immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis
    James Y Tsai
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Cancer Invest 22:16-24. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration cytology of alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma utilizing ThinPrep liquid-based sample and cytospin preparations: a case confirmed by FKHR break apart rearrangement by FISH probe
    Kasturi Das
    Department of Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:704-6. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Epigenetic alteration of p16INK4a gene in dedifferentiation of liposarcoma
    Mai He
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Pathol Res Pract 205:386-94. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Collagenous fibroma (desmoplastic fibroblastoma) with a new translocation involving 11q12: a case report
    Amin Maghari
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital, New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 192:73-5. 2009
  8. pmc Role of human HGFIN/nmb in breast cancer
    Rebecca L Metz
    Department of Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R58. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A translocation involving the placental growth factor gene is identified in an epithelioid hemangioendothelioma
    Mai He
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 168:150-4. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Molecular signatures linked with aggressive behavior in basal cell carcinoma: a report of 6 cases
    Helen Fernandes
    Department of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:550-6. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Dual-color, break-apart FISH assay on paraffin-embedded tissues as an adjunct to diagnosis of Xp11 translocation renal cell carcinoma and alveolar soft part sarcoma
    Minghao Zhong
    Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:757-66. 2010
    ..This break-apart FISH assay is a relatively quick procedure for detecting Xp11.2 RCC and ASPS translocations and can be applied to archival paraffin-embedded tissue...
  2. pmc Prognostic implications of immunohistochemically detected YKL-40 expression in breast cancer
    Steve H Kim
    Department of Surgery, New Jersey Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 5:17. 2007
    ..We wished to determine if immunohistochemically detected expression had prognostic implications in breast cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dedifferentiated liposarcoma of thigh with chondrosarcomatous dedifferentiated component
    Richard S Yoon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 39:E114-8. 2010
    ..However, the case reported in this article is unique-the dedifferentiated component exhibited only chondrosarcomatous differentiation-and it is, to our knowledge, the first such case to be described...
  4. ncbi request reprint HER-2/neu and p53 in osteosarcoma: an immunohistochemical and fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis
    James Y Tsai
    UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Cancer Invest 22:16-24. 2004
    ..By FISH, none of the samples demonstrated deletion of p53. Neither HER2/neu nor p53 expression was important for the biology of osteosarcoma in this population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration cytology of alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma utilizing ThinPrep liquid-based sample and cytospin preparations: a case confirmed by FKHR break apart rearrangement by FISH probe
    Kasturi Das
    Department of Pathology, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 34:704-6. 2006
    ..In addition to routine and immunocytologic staining, we demonstrate that aspirated tumor cells can be analyzed using a FISH probe to identify specific chromosomal abnormalities...
  6. doi request reprint Epigenetic alteration of p16INK4a gene in dedifferentiation of liposarcoma
    Mai He
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Pathol Res Pract 205:386-94. 2009
    ..Even though linear correlation between p16 promoter hypermethylation and p16 protein expression was not present, there appears to be a role for p16INK4a gene promoter hypermethylation in DDLPS and not in recurrent WDLPS...
  7. doi request reprint Collagenous fibroma (desmoplastic fibroblastoma) with a new translocation involving 11q12: a case report
    Amin Maghari
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital, New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 192:73-5. 2009
    ..Herein, we report a case of collagenous fibroma of deep soft tissue with t(11;17)(q12;p11.2). The breakpoint at chromosome 11q12 appears to be pathogenetic in this rare neoplasm...
  8. pmc Role of human HGFIN/nmb in breast cancer
    Rebecca L Metz
    Department of Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R58. 2007
    ..Consistent with the reported roles for HGFIN is the fact that this gene is regulated by p53 through multiple binding sites in the 5' flanking region, and is expressed in osteoblasts...
  9. ncbi request reprint A translocation involving the placental growth factor gene is identified in an epithelioid hemangioendothelioma
    Mai He
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 168:150-4. 2006
    ..The strong positivity for both PlGF and VEGF observed in our case implies that the t(10;14)(p13;q24) most likely involves PlGF, which may be one of the genes driving oncogenesis in these tumors...
  10. doi request reprint Molecular signatures linked with aggressive behavior in basal cell carcinoma: a report of 6 cases
    Helen Fernandes
    Department of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:550-6. 2010
    ..Furthermore, our study suggests that cytokine SNPs may be used to stratify risk in the assessment of aggressiveness in BCC...
  11. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous appearance of trisomy 8 and trisomy 12 in different cell populations in a patient with untreated B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia and myelodysplasia
    Hana Aviv
    Center for Human and Molecular Genetics, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 45:1279-83. 2004
    ..The question of whether these arose from a single or two separate progenitor cells is explored...
  12. ncbi request reprint Liquid-based vs. conventional smears in fine needle aspiration of bone and soft tissue tumors
    Kasturi Das
    Department of Pathology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, UHE 158, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Acta Cytol 47:197-201. 2003
    ..To compare the accuracy of fine needle aspiration cytology of bone and soft tissue tumors utilizing ThinPrep (TP) (Cytyc Corporation, Boxborough, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) vs. conventional smears (CS)...
  13. doi request reprint Primary alveolar soft part sarcoma of fibula demonstrating ASPL-TFE3 fusion: a case report and review of the literature
    Seena C Aisner
    Department of Pathology, New Jersey Medical School University Hospital, 150 Bergen Street, UHE 155, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 37:1047-51. 2008
    ..Herein, we report a rare presentation of alveolar soft part sarcoma presenting as a primary bone neoplasm involving the proximal fibula in a 41-year-old woman...
  14. ncbi request reprint A t(12;17) in an extraorbital giant cell angiofibroma
    You Wen Qian
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 165:157-60. 2006
    ..Our case is the second case of GCA with chromosomal aberrations. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of GCA with t(12;17) occurring as an extra-orbital mass...
  15. pmc Loss of interferon regulatory factor 5 (IRF5) expression in human ductal carcinoma correlates with disease stage and contributes to metastasis
    Xiaohui Bi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R111. 2011
    ..Here, we examined the expression of IRF5 in primary breast tissue and determined how loss of expression may contribute to breast cancer development and/or progression...
  16. doi request reprint Intraosseous benign notochordal cell tumor
    Hoda Zeinab M Amer
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen St, UH E155, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:283-8. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint Superficial soft-tissue masses of the extremities
    Marcia F Blacksin
    Department of Radiology, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, University Hospital, C 320, 150 Bergen St, Newark, NJ 07103 2426, USA
    Radiographics 26:1289-304. 2006
    ..Histologic analysis may be necessary to achieve a definitive diagnosis...
  18. doi request reprint Genome profiling of chondrosarcoma using oligonucleotide array-based comparative genomic hybridization
    Meera Hameed
    Institute of Genomic Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 225 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 192:56-9. 2009
    ..2 approximately q21.3, 6q16 approximately q25.3, 9p24.2 approximately q12, and 9p21.3. There is consistency between increased levels of aneuploidy and the progression of chondrosarcoma from lower to higher grades...
  19. ncbi request reprint A rare case of intraosseous benign notochordal cell tumor of the coccyx
    Anthony D Uglialoro
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Orthopedics 32:445. 2009
    ..Although chordomas have been well characterized in the surgery, pathology, and radiology literature, the benign notochordal cell tumor is a relative newcomer...
  20. doi request reprint Melanoma with cartilaginous differentiation originating within the mucosa of the nasal cavity
    Joseph Rinaggio
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Dental School, Newark, NJ 07103 2400, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:861-5. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this case represents the fifth example of a melanoma with bone and/or cartilage differentiation to arise in the head and neck region, and the third to be reported in the nasal cavity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Small round cell tumors of bone
    Meera Hameed
    Surgical Pathology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:192-204. 2007
    ..Even though they share many morphological similarities, their unique biological and genetic characteristics have provided substantial insights into the pathology of these diverse neoplasms...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cellular angiofibroma is genetically similar to spindle cell lipoma: a case report
    Meera Hameed
    Department of Pathology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, 150 Bergen Street, UHE 141, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Cancer Genet Cytogenet 177:131-4. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report of cytogenetic changes in cellular angiofibroma. The genetic overlap of these entities supports their origin from the same mesenchymal stem cell...
  23. ncbi request reprint Granular cell tumor of the extremity: magnetic resonance imaging characteristics with pathologic correlation
    Marcia F Blacksin
    Department of Radiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry C320, University Hospital, 150 Bergen St, Newark, NJ, 07103 2426, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 34:625-31. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to delineate the magnetic resonance (MR) appearance of a granular cell tumor (GrCT) of the extremity and to correlate the imaging appearance with the microscopic findings...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pathologic quiz case: sacral/pelvic mass with lower back pain in a 36-year-old man. Immature plasmacytoma
    Xiao Yan Yang
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark 07103, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:237-8. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Coordinate loss of fibroblast growth factor 2 and laminin 5 expression during neoplastic progression of mammary duct epithelium
    Reju Korah
    Division of Oncology Hematology, Department of Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    Hum Pathol 38:154-60. 2007
    ..In vitro data suggest FGF-2 as causal in laminin 5 expression and export. Down-regulation of FGF-2 during transformation may contribute to loss of laminin 5 expression...
  26. ncbi request reprint Periosteal chondroma of the rib--report of a case and literature review
    Rouzan Karabakhtsian
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, P O Box 1709, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1505-7. 2005
    ..We could only find 10 reported cases in the English literature. We present a case of periosteal chondroma in the rib discovered incidentally on chest x-ray of an 11-year-old girl...
  27. ncbi request reprint Oncoproteins and proliferation markers in synovial sarcomas: a clinicopathologic study of 19 cases
    Violetta Barbashina
    Department of Pathology, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, 185 South Orange Ave, Newark, N J, USA
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 128:610-6. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate synovial sarcomas for the expression of oncogenic proteins (Her2/neu, EGFR, Bcl-2, p53) and proliferation markers (Ki-67, Topoisomerase 2alpha), as possible markers of prognostic significance...