Ajay V Maker

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Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Genetic evidence that intratumoral T-cell proliferation and activation are associated with recurrence and survival in patients with resected colorectal liver metastases
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    Cancer Immunol Res 3:380-8. 2015
  2. doi A technique for laparoendoscopic resection of posterior fundic gastric GISTs without need for a gastrotomy
    Ajay V Maker
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4238. 2013
  3. doi Is port site resection necessary in the surgical management of gallbladder cancer?
    Ajay V Maker
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:409-17. 2012
  4. doi Video: totally laparoscopic left lateral segmentectomy for hepatic malignancies: a modified technique
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Digestive Diseases, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, University of Paris V, Paris, France
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1650. 2011
  5. pmc Cyst fluid interleukin-1beta (IL1beta) levels predict the risk of carcinoma in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:1502-8. 2011
  6. pmc Pancreatic cyst fluid and serum mucin levels predict dysplasia in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:199-206. 2011
  7. pmc Regulatory T cell infiltration predicts outcome following resection of colorectal cancer liver metastases
    Steven C Katz
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:946-55. 2013
  8. pmc Gene expression profiles accurately predict outcome following liver resection in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
    Hiromichi Ito
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America Department of Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e81680. 2013
  9. doi Randomized clinical trials in pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Udo Rudloff
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hepatopancreaticobiliary Service, C 896, 1275 York Avenue, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:115-50. 2010
  10. doi Benign adrenal hemangiomas may mimic metastases on PET
    Jed F Calata
    From the Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago Metropolitan Group Hospitals Program Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, and Department of Pathology, Creticos Cancer Center at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Clin Nucl Med 38:888-90. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi Genetic evidence that intratumoral T-cell proliferation and activation are associated with recurrence and survival in patients with resected colorectal liver metastases
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Hepatopancreatobiliary Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    Cancer Immunol Res 3:380-8. 2015
    ..These biologic functions determined by GO analysis of the tumor microenvironment have identified specific immune-related genes that may be involved in an antitumor immune response. Cancer Immunol Res; 3(4); 380-8. ©2015 AACR. ..
  2. doi A technique for laparoendoscopic resection of posterior fundic gastric GISTs without need for a gastrotomy
    Ajay V Maker
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:4238. 2013
    ..Posterior proximally located endophytic gastric GISTs can be challenging to approach laparoscopically and excise with an adequate margin without an anterior or posterior gastrotomy, or intragastric ports...
  3. doi Is port site resection necessary in the surgical management of gallbladder cancer?
    Ajay V Maker
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:409-17. 2012
    ..In selected patients with incidental gallbladder carcinoma (GBCA) diagnosed after laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC), definitive resection is warranted. Port site excision has been advocated but remains controversial...
  4. doi Video: totally laparoscopic left lateral segmentectomy for hepatic malignancies: a modified technique
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Digestive Diseases, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, University of Paris V, Paris, France
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1650. 2011
    ..This video will illustrate the pertinent issues regarding trocar placement, intrahepatic anatomy, and the technical maneuvers necessary to perform the modified approach using totally laparoscopic techniques...
  5. pmc Cyst fluid interleukin-1beta (IL1beta) levels predict the risk of carcinoma in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 17:1502-8. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that dysplasia in IPMN invokes an immunogenic/proinflammatory microenvironment that can be identified by cyst fluid cytokine levels...
  6. pmc Pancreatic cyst fluid and serum mucin levels predict dysplasia in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:199-206. 2011
    ..IPMN dysplasia may be associated with mucin protein (MUC) expression and histopathologic subtype. We hypothesize that MUC expression in cyst fluid and serum can identify lesions with high risk of malignancy...
  7. pmc Regulatory T cell infiltration predicts outcome following resection of colorectal cancer liver metastases
    Steven C Katz
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 20:946-55. 2013
    ..While CD4 and CD8 T cells have been correlated with outcome following CRCLM resection, the role of regulatory T cells (Treg) is not well defined...
  8. pmc Gene expression profiles accurately predict outcome following liver resection in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
    Hiromichi Ito
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, United States of America Department of Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e81680. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to build a molecular prognostic model based on gene signatures for patients with completely resected hepatic metastases from colorectal cancer (MCRC)...
  9. doi Randomized clinical trials in pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Udo Rudloff
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hepatopancreaticobiliary Service, C 896, 1275 York Avenue, NY 10021, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:115-50. 2010
    ..All trials included in this article are Ia or Ib. Types of treatment reviewed include surgery, chemotherapy, molecular therapy, radiation therapy, immunotherapy, and palliative therapy...
  10. doi Benign adrenal hemangiomas may mimic metastases on PET
    Jed F Calata
    From the Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago Metropolitan Group Hospitals Program Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, and Department of Pathology, Creticos Cancer Center at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Clin Nucl Med 38:888-90. 2013
    ..The use of PET for adrenal tumors, specifically adrenal hemangiomas, will be reviewed. ..
  11. pmc Shedding LIGHT (TNFSF14) on the tumor microenvironment of colorectal cancer liver metastases
    Jian Zhong Qin
    Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Division of Surgical Oncology, 835 S, Wolcott MC790, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Transl Med 11:70. 2013
    ..Therefore, mechanisms to augment the T-cell response in CRLM may be a promising treatment modality, however, the tumor immune microenvironment and LIGHT expression in CRLM remains to be characterized...
  12. doi Calcifying fibrous tumor of the small intestine associated with Castleman-like lymphadenopathy
    Genaro Valladolid
    Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 S Wood Street, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 18:1205-8. 2014
    ..Surgical resection was performed, and pathologic analysis revealed that the mass was a calcifying fibrous tumor associated with Castleman-like adenopathy. This case intends to support a possible association between these two entities. ..
  13. doi Dedifferentiated gastrointestinal stromal tumor arising de novo from the small intestine
    Jacqueline J Choi
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Pathology, Chicago, IL, USA
    Pathol Res Pract 210:264-6. 2014
    ..De novo dedifferentiated GIST is a rare and diagnostically challenging tumor that may be mischaracterized unless considered in the differential diagnosis. ..
  14. doi Cytology from pancreatic cysts has marginal utility in surgical decision-making
    Ajay V Maker
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3187-92. 2008
    ..Preoperative diagnosis of pancreatic cystic neoplasms is problematic. We evaluated our experience with endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) to determine the utility of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in surgical decision-making...