Ajay V Maker

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. doi 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. doi 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...