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    N. Volkan Adsay, MD

    Anatomic Pathology
    Oncologic Pathology
    Pancreatic Pathology

    Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

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    Other Appointments/Positions

    Vice-Chair of Anatomic Pathology, Emory University

    Director, Anatomic Pathology, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Emory University SOM

    Pathology Division(s):
    Anatomic Pathology

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    MD   Hacettepe University School of Medicine, - 1988

    Resident   Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Hacettepe Univ. Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey, - 1990

    Resident and Chief Resident   Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York University, New York, - 1994

    Fellow   Oncologic Pathology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, - 1995

    Chief Fellow   Department of Pathology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, - 1996

    Research Interests:

    - Oncologic Pathology, Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Pathology, Carcinogenesis

    Clinical Focus:

    Director of Anatomic Pathology

    Honors / Awards:

    Elected, Vice President, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology(USCAP)

    , 2014-15

    Member recipient of the 2013 AACR Team Science Award--Johns Hopkins Pancreatic Cancer Sequencing Team, 2013

    Fellow, Woodruff Health Sciences Center Leadership Academy, 2012

    Listed in Guide to America's Top Pathologists, 2007

    Named to Best Doctors in America

    , 2007

    Honored as a Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Cancer Clinician and Scientist, 2007

    Excellence in Pathology Education Award by Medical Students, Wayne State University, 2003

    College Teaching Award, Wayne State University, 2002

    Listed in Who is Who in America (in Medicine;in Science and Engineering)

    , 2001-

    Member of the NCI Progress Review Group on Pancreas Cancer, 2000

    Awarded J-1 Visa Waiver, requested by the National Institute of Health (NIH) based on the Outstanding Researcher Status Faculty Award by The Pathology Residents and Residency Committee, Wayne State University, 1992

    Chief Resident, Department of Pathology at Lenox Hill Hospital, 1992

    Chief Fellow, Department of Pathology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1992

    Ranked at 99th Percentile among 10,000 Medical School Graduates in National Medical Specialty Placement Examination, Turkey, 1988

    Specialty Boards:

    1996 Diplomate Pathology (AP/CP)

    Selected Publications:

    Published and Accepted Research Articles -

    Kim H, Saka B, Knight S, Borges M, Childs E, Klein A, Wolfgang C, Herman J, Adsay VN, Hruban RH, Goggins M. Having pancreatic cancer with tumoral loss of ATM and normal TP53protein expression is associated with a poorer prognosis. Clinical Cancer Research Apr 1;20(7):1865-7, 2014.

    Shia J, Agaram NP, Olgac S, Cobanov B, Adsay V, Klimstra DS. Adenocarcinoma of the minor duodenal papilla and its precursor lesions: a clinical and pathologic study. American Journal of Surgical Pathology. Apr;38(4):526-33, 2014.

    Hawk NN, Long TE, Imam MH, Mathew BM, Kim S, Chen Z, Goodman M, Sullivan P, Brutcher E, Kauh J, Maithel SK, Adsay VN, Farris AB, Staley C, El-Rayes BF. Clinicopathologic Features and Outcome of Young Adults With Stage IV Colorectal Cancer. American Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2014 Mar 21.

    Reid MD, Saka B, Balci S, Goldblum AS, Adsay NV. Molecular genetics of pancreatic neoplasms and their morphologic correlates: an update on recent advances and potential diagnostic applications. American Journal of Clinical Pathology. Feb;141(2):168-80, 2014.

    Clinicopathologic Characteristics of 29 Invasive Carcinomas Arising in 178 Pancreatic Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms With Ovarian-type Stroma: Implications for Management and Prognosis. Jang KT, Park SM, Basturk O, Bagci P, Bandyopadhyay S, Stelow EB, Walters DM, Choi DW, Choi SH, Heo JS, Sarmiento JM, Reid MD, Adsay V. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014 Dec 16.

    Reid MD, Choi H, Balci S, Akkas G, Adsay V. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2014 Sep 3.Serous cystic neoplasms of the pancreas: Clinicopathologic and molecular characteristics.

    Reid MD, Balci S, Saka B, Adsay NV. Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Pancreas: Current Concepts and Controversies. Endocrine Pathology. Mar;25(1):65-79, 2014.

    Kooby DA Lad NL, Squires MH 3rd, Maithel SK, Sarmiento JM, Staley CA, Volkan Adsay N, El Rayes F, Weber SM, Winslow ER, Cho CS, Zavala KA, Bentrem DJ, Knab M, Ahmad SA, Abbott DE. Sutton JM, Kim HJ, Yeh JJ, . Kooby DA Lad NL, Squires MH 3rd, Maithel SK, Sarmiento JM, Staley CA, Volkan Adsay N, El Rayes F, Weber SM, Winslow ER, Cho CS, Zavala KA, Bentrem DJ, Knab M, Ahmad SA, Abbott DE, Sutton JM, Kim HJ, Yeh JJ, Aufforth R, Scoggins CR, Martin RC, Parikh AA, Robinson J, Hashim YM, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Merchant NB. Value of intraoperative neck margin analysis during whipple for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: a multicenter analysis of 1399 patients. Annals of Surgery. Sept;260(3): 494-503, 2014.

    Rock JB, Washington MK, Adsay NV, Greenson JK, Montgomery EA, Robert ME, Yantiss RK, Lehman AM, Frankel WL. Debating deposits: an interobserver variability study of lymph nodes and pericolonic tumor deposits in colonic adenocarcinoma. Archives of Pathology Laboratory Medicine. May;138(5):636-42, 2014.

    Furlan D, Sahnane N, Bernasconi B, Frattini M, Tibiletti MG, Molinari F, Marando A, Zhang L, Vanoli A, Casnedi S, Adsay V, Notohara K, Albarello L, Asioli S, Sessa F, Capella C, La Rosa S. APC alterations are frequently involved in the pathogenesis of acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas, mainly through gene loss and promoter hypermethylation. Virchows Archiv. May;464(5):553-64, 2014.

    Colbert LE, Petrova AV, Fisher SB, Pantazides BG, Madden MZ, Hardy CW, Warren MD, Pan Y, Nagaraju GP, Liu EA, Saka B, Hall WA, Shelton JW, Gandhi K, Pauly R, Kowalski J, Kooby DA, El-Rayes BF, Staley CA 3rd, Adsay NV, Curran WJ Jr, Landry JC, Maithel SK, Yu DS. CHD7 Expression Predicts Survival Outcomes in Patients with Resected Pancreatic Cancer. Cancer Research. May 15;74(10):2677-87, 2014.

    Basturk O, Tang L, Hruban RH, Adsay V, Yang Z, Krasinskas AM, Vakiani E, La Rosa S, Jang KT, Frankel WL, Liu X, Zhang L, Giordano TJ, Bellizzi AM, Chen JH, Shi C, Allen P, Reidy DL, Wolfgang CL, Saka B, Rezaee N, Deshpande V, Klimstra DS. Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinomas of the pancreas: a clinicopathologic analysis of 44 cases. American Journal of Surgical Pathology. Apr;38(4):437-47, 2014

    Adsay NV, Basturk O, Saka B, Bagci P, Ozdemir D, Balci S, Sarmiento JM, Kooby DA, Staley C, Maithel SK, Everett R, Cheng JD, Thirabanjasak D, Weaver DW. Whipple Made Simple For Surgical Pathologists: Orientation, Dissection, and Sampling of Pancreaticoduodenectomy Specimens For a More Practical and Accurate Evaluation of Pancreatic, Distal Common Bile Duct, and Ampullary Tumors. American Journal of Surgical Pathology. Apr;38(4):480-93, 2014.

    Calculation of the Ki67 index in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a comparative analysis of four counting methodologies. Reid MD, Bagci P, Ohike N, Saka B, Erbarut Seven I, Dursun N, Balci S, Gucer H, Jang KT, Tajiri T, Basturk O, Kong SY, Goodman M, Akkas G, Adsay V. Mod Pathol. 2014 Nov 21

    Fisher SB, Patel SH, Bagci P, Kooby DA, El-Rayes BF, Staley CA 3rd, Adsay NV, Maithel SK. An analysis of human equilibrative nucleoside transporter-1, ribonucleoside reductase subunit M1, ribonucleoside reductase subunit M2, and excision repair cross-complementing gene-1 expression in patients with resected pancreas adenocarcinoma: implications for adjuvant treatment. Cancer. Jan 15;119(2):445-53, 2013

    Ocuin LM, Bagci P, Fisher SB, Patel SH, Kooby DA, Sarmiento JM, Cardona K, Russell MC, Staley CA, Volkan Adsay N, Maithel SK. Discordance between conventional and detailed lymph node analysis in resected biliary carcinoma at or above the cystic duct: are we understaging patients? Annals of Surgical Oncology. Dec;20(13):4298-304 2013.

    Nagaraju GP, Zhu S, Wen J, Farris AB, Adsay VN, Diaz R, Snyder JP, Mamoru S, El-Rayes BF. Novel synthetic curcumin analogues EF31 and UBS109 are potent DNA hypomethylating agents in pancreatic cancer. Cancer Letters. Dec 1;341(2):195-203, 2013.

    Hall WA, Petrova AV, Colbert LE, Hardy CW, Fisher SB, Saka B, Shelton JW, Warren MD, Pantazides BG, Gandhi K, Kowalski J, Kooby DA, El-Rayes BF, Staley CA 3rd, Volkan Adsay N, Curran WJ, Landry JC, Maithel SK, Yu DS. Low CHD5 expression activates the DNA damage response and predicts poor outcome in patients undergoing adjuvant therapy for resected pancreatic cancer. Oncogene. 2013 Nov 25. 488.

    Roa JC, Tapia O, Manterola C, Villaseca M, Guzman P, Araya JC, Bagci P, Saka B, Adsay V. Early gallbladder carcinoma has a favorable outcome but Rokitansky-Aschoff sinus involvement is an adverse prognostic factor. Virchows Archiv. Nov;463(5):651-61, 2013.

    Lad NL, Squires MH, Maithel SK, Fisher SB, Mehta VV, Cardona K, Russell MC, Staley CA, Adsay NV, Kooby DA. Is it Time to Stop Checking Frozen Section Neck Margins During Pancreaticoduodenectomy? Annals of Surgical Oncology. Oct;20(11):3626-33, 2013.

    Klöppel G, Adsay V, Konukiewitz B, Kleeff J, Schlitter AM, Esposito I. recancerous lesions of the biliary tree. Best Practice & Research: Clinical Gastroenterology. Apr;27(2):285-97,2013

    Hall WA, Hardy C W, Colbert, LE, Fisher, S, Kooby DA, Adsay V, Shelton, J, Maithel, Landry JC, Yu, D. Chromodomain Helicase DNA Binding Protein 5 (CHD5) Is Associated With Improved Overall Survival in Patients Undergoing Adjuvant Therapy for Resected Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics. Volume: Oct; 87 (2): S665-S665, 2013.

    Adsay V, Saka B, Basturk O, Roa JC. Criteria for pathologic sampling of gallbladder specimens. American Journal of Clinical Pathology. Aug; 140(2):278-80, 2013.

    Lee MJ, Bagci P, Kong J, Vos MB, Sharma P, Kalb B, Saltz JH, Martin DR, Adsay NV, Farris AB. Liver steatosis assessment: Correlations among pathology, radiology, clinical data and automated image analysis software. Pathology, Research and Practice Jun;209(6):371-9, 2013.

    Kalb B, Martin DR, Sarmiento JM, Erickson SH, Gober D, Tapper EB, Chen Z, Adsay NV. Paraduodenal Pancreatitis: Clinical Performance of MR Imaging in Distinguishing from Carcinoma. Radiology. Nov;269(2):475-81, 2013.

    Tobi M, Kim M, Weinstein DH, Rambus MA, Hatfield J, Adsay NV, Levi E, Evans D, Lawson MJ, Fligiel S. Prospective markers for early diagnosis and prognosis of sporadic pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. Digestive Diseases and Sciences Mar;58(3):744-50, 2013.

    Fisher SB, Fisher KE, Patel SH, Lim MG, Kooby DA, El-Rayes BF, Staley CA 3rd, Adsay NV, Farris AB 3rd, Maithel SK. Excision repair cross-complementing gene-1, ribonucleotide reductase subunit M1, ribonucleotide reductase subunit M2, and human equilibrative nucleoside transporter-1 expression and prognostic value in biliary tract malignancy. Cancer. 2013 Jan 15;119(2):454-62.

    Krasinskas AM, Moser AJ, Saka B, Adsay NV, Chiosea SI. Mod Pathol. 2013 Apr 19. KRAS mutant allele-specific imbalance is associated with worse prognosis in pancreatic cancer and progression to undifferentiated carcinoma of the pancreas.

    Bai S, Jhala N, Adsay NV, Wei S. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2013 Apr;17(2):214-6. Sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma of the pancreas.

    Colbert LE, Fisher SB, Hardy CW, Hall WA, Saka B, Shelton JW, Petrova AV, Warren MD, Pantazides BG, Gandhi K, Kowalski J, Kooby DA, El-Rayes BF, Staley CA 3rd, Adsay NV, Curran WJ Jr, Landry JC, Maithel SK, Yu DS. Pronecrotic mixed lineage kinase domain-like protein expression is a prognostic biomarker in patients with early-stage resected pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Cancer. 2013 May 29.

    Reid MD, Bagci P, Adsay NV Histopathologic assessment of pancreatic cancer: does one size fit all? Journal of Surgical Oncology. Jan;107(1):67-77, 2013.

    Adsay V, Jang KT, Roa JC, Dursun N, Ohike N, Bagci P, Basturk O, Bandyopadhyay S, Cheng JD, Sarmiento JM, Escalona OT, Goodman M, Kong SY, Terry P. Intracholecystic papillary-tubular neoplasms (ICPN) of the gallbladder (neoplastic polyps, adenomas, and papillary neoplasms that are ¿1.0 cm): clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis of 123 cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012 Sep;36(9):1279-301.

    Matthaei H, Wu J, Dal Molin M, Debeljak M, Lingohr P, Katabi N, Klimstra DS, Adsay NV, Eshleman JR, Schulick RD, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Hruban RH, Maitra A. GNAS codon 201 mutations are uncommon in intraductal papillary neoplasms of the bile duct. HPB (Oxford). 2012 Oct;14(10):677-83.

    Martin DR, Lauenstein T, Kalb B, Lurie C, Kitajima H, Sharma P, Salman K, Moreira R, Farris AB 3rd, Spivey J, Martinez E, Hanish S, Adsay V. Liver MRI and histological correlates in chronic liver disease on multiphase gadolinium-enhanced 3D gradient echo imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2012 Aug;36(2):422-9.

    Mazer LM, Losada HF, Chaudhry RM, Velazquez-Ramirez GA, Donohue JH, Kooby DA, Nagorney DM, Adsay NV, Sarmiento JM. Tumor characteristics and survival analysis of incidental versus suspected gallbladder carcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Jul;16(7):1311-7.

    Stockman DL, Miettinen M, Suster S, Spagnolo D, Dominguez-Malagon H, Hornick JL, Adsay V, Chou PM, Amanuel B, Vantuinen P, Zambrano EV. Malignant gastrointestinal neuroectodermal tumor: clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, ultrastructural, and molecular analysis of 16 cases with a reappraisal of clear cell sarcoma-like tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012 Jun;36(6):857-68.

    Adsay V. Ki67 labeling index in neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal and pancreatobiliary tract: to count or not to count is not the question, but rather how to count. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012 Dec;36(12):1743-6.

    Tanaka M, Fernández-del Castillo C, Adsay V, Chari S, Falconi M, Jang JY, Kimura W, Levy P, Pitman MB, Schmidt CM, Shimizu M, Wolfgang CL, Yamaguchi K, Yamao K; International Association of Pancreatology. International consensus guidelines 2012 for the management of IPMN and MCN of the pancreas. Pancreatology. 2012 May-Jun;12(3):183-97.

    Farris AB 3rd, Dursun N, Dhanasekaran R, Coban I, McIntosh EB, Adsay NV, Kim HS. Tumoral and angiogenesis factors in hepatocellular carcinoma after locoregional therapy. Pathology Research and Practice. 2012 Jan 15; 208(1):15-21.

    Adsay NV, Bagci P, Tajiri T, Oliva I, Ohike N, Balci S, Gonzalez RS, Basturk O, Jang KT, Roa JC. Pathologic staging of pancreatic, ampullary, biliary, and gallbladder cancers: pitfalls and practical limitations of the current AJCC/UICC TNM staging system and opportunities for improvement. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2012 Aug;29(3):127-41.

    Dursun N, Escalona OT, Roa JC, Basturk O, Bagci P, Cakir A, Cheng J, Sarmiento J, Losada H, Kong SY, Ducato L, Goodman M, Adsay NV. Mucinous carcinomas of the gallbladder: clinicopathologic analysis of 15 cases identified in 606 carcinomas. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2012 Nov;136(11):1347-58

    Adsay V, Ohike N, Tajiri T, Kim GE, Krasinskas A, Balci S, Bagci P, Basturk O, Bandyopadhyay S, Jang KT, Kooby DA, Maithel SK, Sarmiento J, Staley CA, Gonzalez RS, Kong SY, Goodman M. Ampullary region carcinomas: definition and site specific classification with delineation of four clinicopathologically and prognostically distinct subsets in an analysis of 249 cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012 Nov;36(11):1592-608.

    Bagci P, Andea AA, Basturk O, Jang KT, Erbarut I, Adsay V.Large duct type invasive adenocarcinoma of the pancreas with microcystic and papillary patterns: a potential microscopic mimic of non-invasive ductal neoplasia. Mod Pathol. 2012 Mar;25(3):439-48.

    Roa JC, Tapia O, Cakir A, Basturk O, Dursun N, Akdemir D, Saka B, Losada H, Bagci P, Adsay NV. Squamous cell and adenosquamous carcinomas of the gallbladder: clinicopathological analysis of 34 cases identified in 606 carcinomas. Modern Pathology. Aug; 24(8):1069-78, 2011.

    Maithel SK, Coban I, Kneurertz PJ, Kooby DA, El-Rayes BF, Kauh JS, Sarmiento J, Staley CA, 3rd, Volkan Adsay N. Differential Expression of ERCC1 in Pancreas Adenocarcinoma: High Tumor Expression is Associated with Earlier Recurrence and Shortened Survival after Resection. Annals of Surgical Oncology. Sep; 18(9):2699-705 2011.

    Basturk O, Singh R, Kaygusuz E, Balci, S, Dursun N, Culhaci N, Adsay NV. Glut-1 Expression in pancreatic neoplasia: Implications in pathogenesis, diagnosis, and prognosis. Pancreas Mar; 40(2): 187-92, 2011.

    Lim MG, Adsay NV, Grignon DJ, Osunkoya AO. E-cadherin expression in plasmacytoid, signet ring cell and micropapillary variants of urothelial carcinoma: comparison with usual-type high-grade urothelial carcinoma. Modern Pathology Feb; 24(2):241-7, 2011.

    Reid MD, Basturk O, Thirabanjasak D, Hruban RH, Klimstra DS, Bagci P, Altinel D, Adsay V. Tumor-infiltrating neutrophils in pancreatic neoplasia. Modern Pathology. 2011 Dec;24(12):1612-9. 2011 Aug 5. [Epub ahead of print].

    Lauer S, Oprea-Ilies G, Cohen C, Adsay V, Adams AL. Acidophilic nuclear inclusions are specific for florid ductal hyperplasia among proliferative breast lesions. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Jun; 135(6):766-9, 2011.

    Patel S, Roa JC, Tapia O, Dursun N, Bagci P, Basturk O, Cakir A, Losada H, Sarmiento J, Adsay V. Hyalinizing Cholecystitis and Associated Carcinomas: Clinicopathologic Analysis of a Distinctive Variant of Cholecystitis With Porcelain-like Features and Accompanying Diagnostically Challenging Carcinomas. American Journal of Surgical Pathology. Aug; 35(8): 1104-1113, 2011.

    Wu J, Jiao Y, Dal Molin M, Maitra A, de Wilde RF, Wood LD, Eshleman JR, Goggins MG, Wolfgang CL, Canto MI, Schulick RD, Edil BH, Choti MA, Adsay V, Klimstra DS, Offerhaus GJ, Klein AP, Kopelovich L, Carter H, Karchin R, Allen PJ, Schmidt CM, Naito Y, Diaz LA Jr, Kinzler KW, Papadopoulos N, Hruban RH,Vogelstein B. Whole-exome sequencing of neoplastic cysts of the pancreas reveals recurrent mutations in components of ubiquitin-dependent pathways. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U S A. 2011 Dec 27;108(52):21188-93. Epub 2011 Dec 8.

    Bagci P, Andea AA, Basturk O, Jang KT, Erbarut I, Adsay V. Large duct type invasive adenocarcinoma of the pancreas with microcystic and papillary patterns: a potential microscopic mimic of non-invasive ductal neoplasia. Modern Pathology. 2011 Nov 4. [Epub ahead of print].

    Singhi AD, Adsay NV, Swierczynki SL, Torbenson M, Anders RA, Hruban RH, Argani P. Hyperplastic Luschka Ducts: A Mimic of Adenocarcinoma in the Gallbladder Fossa. American Journal of Surgical Pathology Jun; 35(6): 883-90, 2011.

    Agaimy A, Kaiser A, Becker K, Bräsen JH, Wünsch PH, Adsay NV, Klöppel G. Pancreatic-type acinar cell carcinoma of the liver: a clinicopathologic study of four patients. Modern Pathology. Dec;24(12):1620-6. 2011 Aug. 12.[Epub ahead of print].

    Becker-Weidman DJ, Kalb B, Sharma P, Kitajima HD, Lurie CR, Chen Z, Spivey JR, Knechtle SJ, Hanish SI, Adsay NV, Farris AB 3rd, Martin DR. Hepatocellular Carcinoma Lesion Characterization: Single-Institution Clinical Performance Review of Multiphase Gadolinium-enhanced MR Imaging--Comparison to Prior Same-Center Results after MR Systems Improvements. Radiology. Oct 3. 2011

    Tapper EB, Martin D, Adsay NV, Kooby D, Kalb B, Sarmiento JM. An MRI-Driven Practice: a New Perspective on MRI for the Evaluation of Adenocarcinoma of the Head of the Pancreas. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2010 Aug; 14(8): 1292-7. Epub 2010 May 14.

    Lauenstein TC, Martin DR, Sarmiento JM, Kalb B, Moreira R, Carew J, Salman K, Adsay V. Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Tumor Grade Determination Using Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Pancreas. 39(1):71-5, 2010.

    Chu CK, Mazo AE, Goodman M, Egnatashvili V, Sarmiento JM, Staley CA, Galloway JR, Adsay NV, Jacobs S, Kooby DA. Preoperative diabetes mellitus and long-term survival after resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma.. Annals of Surgical Oncology 2010 17(2):502-13. Epub 2009 Nov 3.

    Martin DR, Kalb B, Sarmiento JM, Heffron TG, Coban I, Adsay NV. Giant And Complicated Variants of Cystic Bile Duct Hamartomas of The Liver: MRI Findings And Pathological Correlations. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging; 31(4):903-11, 2010.

    Basturk O, Khayyata S, Klimstra DS, Hruban RH, Zamboni G, Coban I, Adsay NV. Preferential Expression Of MUC6 In Oncocytic And Pancreatobiliary Types of Intraductal Papillary Neoplasms Highlights A Pyloropancreatic Pathway, Distinct From The Intestinal Pathway, In Pancreatic Carcinogenesis. American Journal of Surgical Pathology; 34(3):364-70, 2010.

    Tapper EB, Martin D, Adsay NV, Kalb B, Kooby D, Sarmiento JM. Symptomatic Bile Duct Hamartomas: Surgical Management In An Mri Driven Practice. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2010 2010 Aug; 14 (8)L 1265-70. Epub 2010 May 18.

    Hanlon L, Avila JL, Demarest RM, Troutman S, Allen M, Ratti F, Rustgi AK,Stanger BZ, Radtke F, Adsay V, Long F, Capobianco AJ, Kissil JL. Notch1 Functions As A Tumor Suppressor In A Model Of K-Ras-Induced Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. Cancer Research. 70(11):4280-6, 2010.

    Chu CK, Mazo AE, Sarmiento JM, Staley CA, Adsay NV, Umpierrez GE, Kooby DA. Impact Of Diabetes Mellitus On Perioperative Outcomes After Resection For Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Journal of the American College of Surgeons; 210(4):463-73, 2010.

    Altinel D, Basturk O, Sarmiento JM, Martin D, Jacobs MJ, Kooby DA, Adsay NV. Lipomatous pseudohypertrophy of the pancreas: a clinicopathologically distinct entity. Pancreas Apr; 39(3):392-7, 2010.

    Klimstra DS, Modlin IR, Adsay NV, Chetty R, Deshpande V, Gönen M, Jensen RT, Kidd M, Kulke MH, Lloyd RV, Moran C, Moss SF, Oberg K, O'Toole D, Rindi G, Robert ME, Suster S, Tang LH, Tzen CY, Washington MK, Wiedenmann B, Yao J. Pathology reporting of neuroendocrine tumors: application of the Delphic consensus process to the development of a minimum pathology data set. American Journal of Surgical Pathology Mar; 34(3):300-13, 2010.

    Ohike N, Kim GE, Tajiri T, Krasinskas A, Basturk O, Coban I, Bandyopadhyay S, Morohoshi T, Goodman M, Kooby DA, Sarmiento JM, Adsay NV. Intraampullary papillary-tubular neoplasm (IAPN) - characterization of tumoral intraepithelial neoplasia occurring within the ampulla (A clinicopathologic analysis of 82 cases).American Journal of Surgical Pathology Dec; 34(12):1731-48, 2010.

    Dursun N, Feng J, Basturk O, Bandyopadhyay S, Cheng JD, Adsay NV. Vacuolated cell pattern of pancreatobiliary adenocarcinoma: a clinicopathological analysis of 24 cases of a poorly recognized distinctive morphologic variant important in the differential diagnosis. Virchows Archiv Dec; 457(6):643-9, 2010.

    Bandyopadhyay S, Basturk O, Coban I, Thirabanjasak D, Liang H, Altinel D, Adsay NV. Isolated solitary ducts (naked ducts) in adipose tissue: a specific but underappreciated finding of pancreatic adenocarcinoma and one of the potential reasons of understaging and high recurrence rate. The American Journal of Surgical Pathology 33(3):425-9, 2009.

    Basturk O, Coban I, Adsay NV. Pancreatic cysts: pathologic classification, differential diagnosis, and clinical implications. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 133(3):423-38, 2009.

    Klöppel G, Adsay NV. Chronic pancreatitis and the differential diagnosis versus pancreatic cancer. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 133(3):382-7, 2009.

    Hruban R, Adsay NV. Molecular classification of neoplasms of the pancreas. Human Pathology 40(5):612-23, 2009.

    Ferrell LD, Adsay NV. Long Course: Pathology of Liver and Pancreas. Modern Pathology 20 Suppl 1:S1-2, 2007

    Izeradjene K, Combs C, Best M, Gopinathan A, Wagner A, Grady WM, Deng CX, Hruban RH, Adsay NV, Tuveson DA, Hingorani SR. Kras(G12D) and Smad4/Dpc4 Haploinsufficiency Cooperate to Induce Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms and Invasive Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas. Cancer Cell 11(3):229-43, 2007.

    Adsay NV. Neoplastic Precursors of the Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Biliary System. Gastroenterology Clinics of North America 36(4):889-900, vii, 2007.

    Liao JD, Adsay NV, Khannani F, Grignon D, Thakur A, Sarkar FH. Histological complexities of pancreatic lesions from transgenic mouse models are consistent with biological and morphological heterogeneity of human pancreatic cancer. Histol Histopathol. 22(6):661-76, 2007.

    Zen Y, Adsay NV, Bardadin K, Colombari R, Ferrell L, Haga H, Hong SM, Hytiroglou P, Kloppel G, Lauwers GY, van Leeuwen DJ, Notohara K, Oshima K, Quaglia A, Sasaki M, Sessa F, Suriawinata A, Tsui W, Atomi Y, Nakanuma Y. Biliary Intraepithelial Neoplasia: An International Interobserver Agreement Study and Proposal for Diagnostic Criteria. Modern Pathology 20(6):701-9, 2007.

    Saidi RF, Chang J, Verb S, Brooks S, Nalbantoglu I, Adsay V, Jacobs MJ. The effect of methylprednisolone on warm ischemia-reperfusion injury in the liver. American Journal of Surgery 193(3):345-7, discussion 347-8, 2007.

    Othman M, Basturk O, Groisman G, Krasinskas A, Adsay NV. Squamoid cyst of pancreatic ducts: A distinct type of cystic lesion in the pancreas. Am J Surg Pathol.31 (2):291-7, 2007.

    Basturk O, Zamboni G, Klimstra DS, Capelli P, Andea A, Kamel NS, Adsay NV. Intraductal and Papillary Variants of Acinar Cell Carcinomas: A New Addition to the Challenging Differential Diagnosis of Intraductal Neoplasms. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 31(3):363-370, 2007.

    Adsay NV, Bandyopadhyay S, Basturk O. Duct adjacent to a thick-walled medium- sized muscular vessel in the pancreas is often indicative of invasive adenocarcinoma. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 30(9): 1203-5, 2006.

    Adsay NV. Role of MUC Genes and Mucins in Pancreatic Neoplasia. American Journal of Gastroenterology 101(10): 2330-2, 2006.

    Francis WP, Goldberg E, Adsay NV, Steffes CP, Webber JD. Solid-pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas: case report and literature review. Curr Surg. Nov-Dec; 63(6):469-72, 2006.

    Singh R, Basturk O, Klimstra DS, Zamboni G, Chetty R, Hussain S, La Rosa S, Yilmaz A, Capelli P, Capella C, Cheng JD and Adsay NV. Lipid-Rich Variant of Pancreatic Endocrine Neoplasms. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 30(2): 194-200, 2006.

    Zhang Y, Banerjee S, Wang Z, Xu H, Zhang L, Mohammed R, Aboukameel A, Adsay NV, Che M, Abbruzzese JL, Majumdar AP, Sarkar FH. Antitumor Activity Of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor-Related Protein Is Mediated By Inactivation Of Erbb Receptors And Nuclear Factor-KappaB In Pancreatic Cancer. Cancer Research 66(2): 1025-32, 2006.

    Nassar H, Qureshi H, Adsay NV, Visscher D. Clinicopathologic analysis of solid papillary carcinoma of the breast and associated invasive carcinomas. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 30(4): 501-7, 2006.

    Cao D, Antonescu C, Wong G, Winter J, Maitra A, Adsay NV, Klimstra DS, Hruban RH. Positive immunohistochemical staining of KIT in solid-pseudopapillary neoplasms of the pancreas is not associated with KIT/PDGFRA mutations. Modern Pathology. 19(9): 1157-63, 2006.

    McHugh JB, Thomas DG, Herman JM, Ray ME, Baker LH, Adsay NV, Rabah R, Lucas DR. Primary versus radiation-associated craniofacial osteosarcoma: biologic and clinicopathologic comparisons. Cancer 107(3):554-62, 2006

    Liao D, Wang Y, Wu J, Adsay NV, Grignon D, Khanani F, Sarkar FH. Characterization of pancreatic lesions from MT-tgfalpha, Ela-myc and MT-tgfalpha/Ela-myc single and double transgenic mice. J Carcinog Jul 5; 5(1):19, 2006.

    Hruban RH, Adsay NV, Albores-Saavedra J, Anver MR, Biankin AV, Boivin GP, Furth EE, Furukawa T, Klein A, Klimstra DS, Kl¿ppel G, Lauwers GY, Longnecker DS, Luttges J, Maitra M, Offerhaus GJA, Perez-Gallego L, Redston M and Tuveson DA. Pathology of Genetically Engineered Mouse Models of Pancreatic Exocrine Cancer: Consensus Report and Recommendations. Cancer Research 66(1): 95-106, 2006.

    Radich GA, Altinok D, Adsay NV, Soulen RL. Papillary adenocarcinoma in a small bowel duplication in a pregnant woman. AJR Am J Roentgenol 186(3): 895-7, 2006.

    Korkmaz H, Du W, Yoo GH, Enamorado II, Lin HS, Adsay NV, Kewson D, Ensley JF, Shibuya TY, Jacobs JR, Kim H. Prognostic Significance of G1 Cell Cycle Inhibitors in Early Laryngeal Cancer. American Journal of Otolaryngology 26(2): 77-82, 2005.

    Cao D, Maitra A, Saavedra JA, Klimstra DS, Adsay NV, Hruban RH. Expression of Novel Markers of Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma in Pancreatic Non-Ductal Neoplasms: Additional Evidence of Different Genetic Pathways. Modern Pathology 18(6): 752-61, 2005.

    Adsay NV, Basturk O. [Squamous Dysplasia: Diagnosis, Classification and Clinico-Biologic Significance from Pathologists' Perspective.] (Turkish). Kulak Burun Bogaz ve Bas Boyun Cerrahisinde Guncel Yaklasim 1(3): 23-30, 2005.

    Adsay NV, Basturk O, Bonnett M, Kilinc N, Andea A, Feng J, Che M, Aulicino M, Levi, E, Cheng JD. Proposal for A New And More Practical Grading Scheme for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 29(6): 724-733, 2005.

    Basturk O, Khanani F, Sarkar F, Levi E, Cheng JD, Adsay NV. Deltanp63 Expression in Pancreas and Pancreatic Neoplasia. Modern Pathology 18:1193-98, 2005.

    Khayyata S, Basturk O, Adsay NV. Invasive Micropapillary Carcinomas of the Ampullo-Pancreatobiliary Region and Their Association with Tumor Infiltrating Neutrophils. Modern Pathology 18(11): 1504-11, 2005.

    Longnecker DS, Adsay NV, Fernandez-del Castillo C, Hruban RH, Kasugai T, Klimstra DS, Kloppel G, Luttges J, Memoli VA, Tosteson TD, Yanagisawa A, Wilentz R, Zamboni G. Histopathological Diagnosis of Pancreatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia and Intraductal Papillary-Mucinous Neoplasms: Interobserver Agreement. Pancreas 31(4): 344-9, 2005.

    El-Rayes BF, Zalupsi MM, Shields AF, Ferris AM, Vaishampayan U, Heilbrun LK, Venkatramanamoorthy R, Adsay V, Philip PA. A Phase II Study of Celecoxib, Gemcitabine, and Cisplatin in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer. Invest New Drugs, 583-90, 2005.

    Tanaka M, Chari S, Adsay NV,Fernandez-del Castillo C, Falconi M, Shimizu M, Yamaguchi K, Yamao K, Matsuno S. International Guideline for Management Of Intraductal Papillary-Mucinous Neoplasms And Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms. A Consensus of the Working Group of the International Association of Pancreatology. Pancreatology 6(1-2): 17-32, 2005.

    Chetty R, Asa SL, Adsay NV. Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors with Ductules. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 29(1): 136-7, 2005.

    Adsay NV, Basturk O, Cheng JD, Andea. A. Ductal Neoplasia of the Pancreas: Nosologic, Clinico-Pathologic and Biologic Aspects. Seminars in Radiation Oncology 15(4): 254-64, 2005.

    Adsay NV, Basturk O, Thirabanjasak D. Diagnostic features and differential diagnosis of autoimmune pancreatitis. Seminars Diagnostic Pathology 22(4): 309-17, 2005.

    Andea A, Basturk O, Adsay NV. Pancreatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia: Current Clinicopathological and Molecular Considerations. Current Diagnostic Pathology 11:80-94, 2005.