Ann H Klopp

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pilot study of a computed tomography-compatible shielded intracavitary brachytherapy applicator for treatment of cervical cancer
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:115-23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Hematologic toxicity in RTOG 0418: a phase 2 study of postoperative IMRT for gynecologic cancer
    Ann H Klopp
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:83-90. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Biological predictors of cervical cancer response to radiation therapy
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 22:143-50. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Chemoradiotherapy for cervical cancer in 2010
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1202, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 13:77-85. 2011
  5. pmc Concise review: Dissecting a discrepancy in the literature: do mesenchymal stem cells support or suppress tumor growth?
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Stem Cells 29:11-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Node-positive adenocarcinoma of the endometrium: outcome and patterns of recurrence with and without external beam irradiation
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 115:6-11. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Expression of nuclear transcription factor kappa B in locally advanced human cervical cancer treated with definitive chemoradiation
    Amit K Garg
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1331-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Anatomic location of PET-positive aortocaval nodes in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer: implications for surgical staging
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:1203-7. 2012
  9. pmc Omental adipose tissue-derived stromal cells promote vascularization and growth of endometrial tumors
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 18:771-82. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Galectin-7 levels predict radiation response in squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix
    Chiaojung Jillian Tsai
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 131:645-9. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Pilot study of a computed tomography-compatible shielded intracavitary brachytherapy applicator for treatment of cervical cancer
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas Electronic address
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:115-23. 2013
    ..To address this limitation, we designed and tested a novel CT-compatible applicator with movable shields, called MDA(3)...
  2. doi request reprint Hematologic toxicity in RTOG 0418: a phase 2 study of postoperative IMRT for gynecologic cancer
    Ann H Klopp
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:83-90. 2013
    ..This analysis investigated HT in Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) 0418, a prospective study to test the feasibility of delivering postoperative IMRT for cervical and endometrial cancer in a multiinstitutional setting...
  3. doi request reprint Biological predictors of cervical cancer response to radiation therapy
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 22:143-50. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Chemoradiotherapy for cervical cancer in 2010
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1202, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 13:77-85. 2011
    ..Future progress will depend on identifying new agents without overlapping toxic effects, improving supportive care, and minimizing the toxic effects of radiation...
  5. pmc Concise review: Dissecting a discrepancy in the literature: do mesenchymal stem cells support or suppress tumor growth?
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Stem Cells 29:11-9. 2011
    ..Understanding the conditions in which MSCs enhance tumor growth and metastasis is crucial, both to safely develop MSCs as a therapeutic tool and to advance our understanding of the role of tumor stroma in carcinogenesis...
  6. doi request reprint Node-positive adenocarcinoma of the endometrium: outcome and patterns of recurrence with and without external beam irradiation
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 115:6-11. 2009
    ..To evaluate treatment outcomes and patterns of recurrence in patients with node-positive (International Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology stage IIIC) adenocarcinoma of the uterus without serous or clear cell differentiation...
  7. doi request reprint Expression of nuclear transcription factor kappa B in locally advanced human cervical cancer treated with definitive chemoradiation
    Amit K Garg
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1331-6. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Anatomic location of PET-positive aortocaval nodes in patients with locally advanced cervical cancer: implications for surgical staging
    Michael Frumovitz
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:1203-7. 2012
    ..We sought to determine which aortocaval nodes should be sampled during surgical staging procedures...
  9. pmc Omental adipose tissue-derived stromal cells promote vascularization and growth of endometrial tumors
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 18:771-82. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that intra-abdominal visceral adipose tissue may contain a uniquely tumor-promoting population of ASC to account for the relationship between excess visceral adipose tissue and mortality of intra-abdominal cancers...
  10. doi request reprint Galectin-7 levels predict radiation response in squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix
    Chiaojung Jillian Tsai
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 131:645-9. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that pretreatment levels of galectin-7 predict radiation response in patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the cervix...
  11. doi request reprint Involved-field radiation therapy for locoregionally recurrent ovarian cancer
    Aaron P Brown
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 130:300-5. 2013
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of definitive involved-field radiation therapy (IFRT) for selected patients with locoregionally-recurrent ovarian cancer...
  12. pmc Exclusion of elective nodal irradiation is associated with minimal elective nodal failure in non-small cell lung cancer
    Erik P Sulman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M, d, Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX, USA
    Radiat Oncol 4:5. 2009
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  13. pmc Mesenchymal stem cells promote mammosphere formation and decrease E-cadherin in normal and malignant breast cells
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e12180. 2010
    ..These cells can be enriched by growth as "mammospheres" in three-dimensional cultures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gene expression profiling in cervical cancer: state of the art and future directions
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer J 12:170-4. 2006
  15. doi request reprint Impact of heterogeneity-based dose calculation using a deterministic grid-based Boltzmann equation solver for intracavitary brachytherapy
    Justin K Mikell
    Department of Radiation Physics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:e417-22. 2012
    ..To investigate the dosimetric impact of the heterogeneity dose calculation Acuros (Transpire Inc., Gig Harbor, WA), a grid-based Boltzmann equation solver (GBBS), for brachytherapy in a cohort of cervical cancer patients...
  16. doi request reprint Intensity modulated radiation therapy for definitive treatment of paraortic relapse in patients with endometrial cancer
    Shervin M Shirvani
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:e21-8. 2013
    ..In this study, we reviewed the outcomes of patients treated with IMRT for unresected or incompletely resected paraortic recurrences of primary uterine cancer...
  17. pmc Human omental-derived adipose stem cells increase ovarian cancer proliferation, migration, and chemoresistance
    Aleksandra Nowicka
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e81859. 2013
    ..Given the high rate of ovarian cancer metastasis to the omental adipose, we hypothesized that omental-derived ASC may contribute to ovarian cancer growth and dissemination...
  18. pmc The antihelmintic drug pyrvinium pamoate targets aggressive breast cancer
    Wei Xu
    Division of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e71508. 2013
    ..These findings suggest WNT signaling inhibition may be a feasible strategy for targeting aggressive breast cancer. Investigation and modification of the bioavailability and toxicity profile of systemic PP are warranted. ..
  19. doi request reprint Gene expression changes in cervical squamous cell carcinoma after initiation of chemoradiation and correlation with clinical outcome
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:226-36. 2008
    ..In addition we aimed to identify a gene expression profile that was associated with clinical outcome...
  20. doi request reprint Commissioning of a grid-based Boltzmann solver for cervical cancer brachytherapy treatment planning with shielded colpostats
    Justin K Mikell
    The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston, Houston, TX Department of Radiation Physics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer, Houston, TX
    Brachytherapy 12:645-53. 2013
    ..We sought to commission a gynecologic shielded colpostat analytic model provided from a treatment planning system (TPS) library. We have reported retrospectively the dosimetric impact of this applicator model in a cohort of patients...
  21. doi request reprint Anatomic distribution of [(18)F] fluorodeoxyglucose-avid lymph nodes in patients with cervical cancer
    Hiral P Fontanilla
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Pract Radiat Oncol 3:45-53. 2013
    ..To accurately define the anatomic distribution of these LN metastases, we mapped [(18)F] fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG PET)-positive LNs from 50 women with cervical cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Tumor irradiation increases the recruitment of circulating mesenchymal stem cells into the tumor microenvironment
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer Res 67:11687-95. 2007
    ..In conclusion, clinically relevant low doses of irradiation increase the tropism for and engraftment of MSC in the tumor microenvironment...
  23. ncbi request reprint Endobronchial brachytherapy: an effective option for palliation of malignant bronchial obstruction
    Ann H Klopp
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Lung Cancer 8:203-7. 2006
    ..This review will focus on the methodology and role of endobronchial brachytherapy while discussing benefits of other treatment options as additions or alternatives to brachytherapy...