Gokhan Demir

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Affiliation: Istanbul University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi Beta glucan induces proliferation and activation of monocytes in peripheral blood of patients with advanced breast cancer
    Gokhan Demir
    Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Medical Oncology Department, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Immunopharmacol 7:113-6. 2007
  2. doi Gastrointestinal stromal tumors in Turkey: experiences from 3 centers
    Fatih Selcukbiricik
    Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Onkologie 36:18-24. 2013
  3. ncbi Salivary total sialic acid levels increase in breast cancer patients: a preliminary study
    Leyla Koç Oztürk
    Marmara University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Biochemistry, Nisantasi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Chem 7:443-7. 2011
  4. ncbi Clinical and pathological characteristics and their effect on survival in elderly patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Nil Molinas Mandel
    University of Koç, Department of Medical Oncology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J BUON 21:360-5. 2016
  5. ncbi Diagnostic value of magnetic resonance imaging and scintigraphy in patients with metastatic breast cancer of the axial skeleton: a comparative study
    Mehmet Halit Yilmaz
    Department of Radiology, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Oncol 25:257-63. 2008
  6. pmc Prognostic relevance of sunitinib toxicities and comparison of continuous vs. intermittent sunitinib dosing schedule in metastatic renal cell cancer patients
    Cetin Ordu
    Istanbul Bilim University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Contemp Oncol (Pozn) 20:147-52. 2016
  7. pmc Long extensive transverse myelitis associated with aquaporin-4 antibody and breast cancer: favorable response to cancer treatment
    Haydar Armağan
    Department of Neurology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Spinal Cord Med 35:267-9. 2012
  8. ncbi Low dose daily rhGM-CSF application activates monocytes and dendritic cells in vivo
    Gokhan Demir
    Medical Oncology Department, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School, Husrev Gerede Cad 35 4 Tesvikiye, 80200 Istanbul, Turkey
    Leuk Res 27:1105-8. 2003
  9. doi Trichomegaly Induced by Cetuximab: Case Series and Review the Literature
    Ulkuhan I Koksal
    Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Bilim University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Ther 23:e1226-9. 2016
  10. doi Serum thymidine kinase 1 levels correlates with FDG uptake and prognosis in patients with non small cell lung cancer
    Taner Korkmaz
    Department of Medical Oncology, Marmara University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Biomarkers 18:88-94. 2013

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Publications15

  1. ncbi Beta glucan induces proliferation and activation of monocytes in peripheral blood of patients with advanced breast cancer
    Gokhan Demir
    Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Medical Oncology Department, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Immunopharmacol 7:113-6. 2007
    ..In this prospective clinical trial we assessed in vivo effects of short term oral beta glucan administration on peripheral blood monocytes and their expression of activation markers in patients with advanced breast cancer...
  2. doi Gastrointestinal stromal tumors in Turkey: experiences from 3 centers
    Fatih Selcukbiricik
    Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Onkologie 36:18-24. 2013
    ..The most common primary site of GIST is the stomach. The treatment is primarily surgery, and the standard medical therapy is imatinib. Long-term survival can be obtained with good follow-up and treatment...
  3. ncbi Salivary total sialic acid levels increase in breast cancer patients: a preliminary study
    Leyla Koç Oztürk
    Marmara University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Biochemistry, Nisantasi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Chem 7:443-7. 2011
    ..The effects of different types of chemotherapies and different stages of the disease on salivary SA levels and salivary sialo-glycomic are worthy of being further investigated in breast cancer patients...
  4. ncbi Clinical and pathological characteristics and their effect on survival in elderly patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    Nil Molinas Mandel
    University of Koç, Department of Medical Oncology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J BUON 21:360-5. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the characteristics of GISTs in elderly patients with an aim at improving the therapeutic methodology and survival...
  5. ncbi Diagnostic value of magnetic resonance imaging and scintigraphy in patients with metastatic breast cancer of the axial skeleton: a comparative study
    Mehmet Halit Yilmaz
    Department of Radiology, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Oncol 25:257-63. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the sensitivity of MRI and scintigraphy for detecting metastatic bone disease involving the axial skeleton...
  6. pmc Prognostic relevance of sunitinib toxicities and comparison of continuous vs. intermittent sunitinib dosing schedule in metastatic renal cell cancer patients
    Cetin Ordu
    Istanbul Bilim University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Contemp Oncol (Pozn) 20:147-52. 2016
    ..Sunitinib-related side effects may develop as a result of the pharmacokinetic pathway affects the of the drug...
  7. pmc Long extensive transverse myelitis associated with aquaporin-4 antibody and breast cancer: favorable response to cancer treatment
    Haydar Armağan
    Department of Neurology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Spinal Cord Med 35:267-9. 2012
    ..Long extensive transverse myelitis (LETM) seldom develops in patients with breast cancer who are aquaporin-4 antibody (Aqp-4 Ab)-positive. Whether this association is coincidental is not well understood...
  8. ncbi Low dose daily rhGM-CSF application activates monocytes and dendritic cells in vivo
    Gokhan Demir
    Medical Oncology Department, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School, Husrev Gerede Cad 35 4 Tesvikiye, 80200 Istanbul, Turkey
    Leuk Res 27:1105-8. 2003
    ..Peripheral circulating dendritic cells which were 0.94% in the beginning, increased to 1.35% (P<0.04) and to 1.96% (P<0.001) on days 5 and 14, respectively...
  9. doi Trichomegaly Induced by Cetuximab: Case Series and Review the Literature
    Ulkuhan I Koksal
    Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Bilim University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Ther 23:e1226-9. 2016
    ..Trichomegaly is an important ocular toxicity of cetuximab that can cause visual discomfort and corneal damages. However, these side effects usually do not require discontinuation of treatment. ..
  10. doi Serum thymidine kinase 1 levels correlates with FDG uptake and prognosis in patients with non small cell lung cancer
    Taner Korkmaz
    Department of Medical Oncology, Marmara University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Biomarkers 18:88-94. 2013
    ..TK1 found to be elevated biomarker in many solid cancers...
  11. doi Comparison of KRAS mutation tests in colorectal cancer patients
    Veysel Sabri Hancer
    Department of Medical Biology and Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Bilim University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:831-4. 2011
    ..The development and adoption of guidelines for KRAS mutation testing are crucial for success...
  12. ncbi Altered biochemical parameters in the saliva of patients with breast cancer
    Ebru Emekli-Alturfan
    Department of Biochemistry, Marmara University, Faculty of Dentistry, Nisantasi, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 214:89-96. 2008
    ..Importantly, dysplastic cells and yeast cells were detected only in saliva samples of cancer patients. Decreased salivary LPO may be considered as a risk factor for breast cancer...
  13. pmc Olfactory neuroblastomas: an experience of 24 years
    Deniz Tural
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34098 Istanbul, Turkey
    ISRN Oncol 2011:451086. 2011
    ..Conclusion. In our study, tumor stage, histopathologic grading, involvement of the orbita, brain and bone marow metastases were the statistically significant prognostic factors...
  14. pmc Importance of MutL homologue MLH1 and MutS homologue MSH2 expression in Turkish patients with sporadic colorectal cancer
    Sibel Erdamar
    Department of Pathology, Cerrahpasa Medical College, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa 34303, Istanbul, Turkey
    World J Gastroenterol 13:4437-44. 2007
    ..To assess the incidence of MLH1 (the human MutL homologue) and MSH2 (the human MutS homologue) protein expression in Turkish patients with sporadic colorectal cancers and to compare their survival and clinicopathological features...
  15. ncbi The role of US and MR imaging in detecting local chest wall tumor recurrence after mastectomy
    Mehmet Halit Yilmaz
    Department of Radiology, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 13:13-8. 2007
    ..To determine the role of clinical examination, ultrasonography (US), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in detecting local tumor recurrence in patients who underwent modified radical mastectomy for breast cancer...