Faculty Summaries
Dr. Robert G. Uzzo
Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS
Description of research projects
Selected Publications

Fox Chase Programs

  1. Bekelman JE, Mitra N, Handorf EA, Uzzo RG, Hahn SA, Polsky D, Armstrong K. Effectiveness of androgen-deprivation therapy and radiotherapy for older men with locally advanced prostate cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Mar;33(7):716-22.
  2. Corcoran AT, Handorf E, Canter D, Tomaszewski JJ, Bekelman JE, Kim SP, Uzzo RG, Kutikov A, Smaldone MC. Variation in performance of candidate surgical quality measures for muscle-invasive bladder cancer by hospital type. BJU Int. 2015 Feb;115(2):230-7.
  3. Piotrowski Z, Tomaszewski JJ, Hartman AL, Edwards K, Uzzo RG. Renal cell carcinoma and an incidental adrenal lesion: adrenal collision tumors. Urology. 2015 Mar;85(3):e17-8.
  4. Tomaszewski JJ, Smaldone MC, Uzzo RG, Kutikov A. Is radical nephrectomy a legitimate therapeutic option in patients with renal masses amenable to nephron-sparing surgery?. BJU Int. 2015 Mar;115(3):357-63.
  5. Tomaszewski JJ, Uzzo RG, Egleston B, Corcoran AT, Mehrazin R, Geynisman DM, Ridge JA, Veloski C, Kocher N, Smaldone MC, Kutikov A. Coupling of Prostate and Thyroid Cancer Diagnoses in the United States. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Jan;22(3):1043-9.
  6. Ginzburg S, Golovine KV, Makhov PB, Uzzo RG, Kutikov A, Kolenko VM. Piperlongumine Inhibits NF-kappa B Activity and Attenuates Aggressive Growth Characteristics of Prostate Cancer Cells. Prostate. 2014 Feb;74(2):177-86.   PMCID: PMC4052841
  7. Ginzburg S, Uzzo R, Al-Saleem T, Dulaimi E, Walton J, Corcoran A, Plimack E, Mehrazin R, Tomaszewski J, Viterbo R, Chen DY, Greenberg R, Smaldone M, Kutikov A. Coexisting Hybrid Malignancy in a Solitary Sporadic Solid Benign Renal Mass: Implications for Treating Patients Following Renal Biopsy. J Urol. 2014 Feb;191(2):296-300.   PMCID: PMC4083459
  8. Gowrishankar B, Ibragimova I, Zhou Y, Slifker MJ, Devarajan K, Al-Saleem T, Uzzo RG, Cairns P. MicroRNA expression signatures of stage, grade, and progression in clear cell RCC. Cancer Biology & Therapy. 2014 Mar;15(3):329-41.   PMCID: PMC3974843
  9. Ibragimova I, Dulaimi E, Slifker MJ, Chen DY, Uzzo RG, Cairns P. A global profile of gene promoter methylation in treatment-naive urothelial cancer. Epigenetics. 2014 May;9(5):760-73.   PMCID: Pmc4063835
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