Theodore Nicolaides, MD

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Theodore Nicolaides, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology), UCSF

Phone: (415) 476-3831 (appts)
UCSF Box 0106, San Francisco, CA 94143-0106

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Cancer Center Membership

Program Member » Neurologic Oncology» Pediatric Malignancies

Education

Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, B.A., 1993-1997, Biology
New York University, New York, NY, M.D., 1997-2001, Medicine


Professional Experience

  • 2001-2004
    Pediatrics Residency, New York University
  • 2004-2007
    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship at University of California San Francisco
  • 2008-2009
    Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco

Honors & Awards

  • 2006-2008
    NIH Extramural Loan Repayment Program Award for Research in Pediatrics
  • 2007-2009
    American Brain Tumor Association Research Fellowship
  • 2009-2010
    California Institute of Regenerative Medicine Training Grant
  • 2009-2011
    AACR-Aflac Pediatric Cancer Research Career Development Award
  • 2009-2011
    Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Young Investigator Award

Selected Publications

  1. Targeting a Plk1-Controlled Polarity Checkpoint in Therapy-Resistant Glioblastoma-Propagating Cells. Cancer Res. 2015 Dec 15; 75(24):5355-66.
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  2. EGFR blockade prevents glioma escape from BRAFV600E targeted therapy. Oncotarget. 2015 Sep 8; 6(26):21993-2005.
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  3. Metastatic Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma to the Peritoneal Cavity Via Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt: Case Report and Literature Review. J Neurol Surg Rep. 2015 Jul; 76(1):e91-6.
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  4. Molecular subgroups of atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumours in children: an integrated genomic and clinicopathological analysis. Lancet Oncol. 2015 May; 16(5):569-82.
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  5. High rate of concurrent BRAF-KIAA1549 gene fusion and 1p deletion in disseminated oligodendroglioma-like leptomeningeal neoplasms (DOLN). Acta Neuropathol. 2015 Apr; 129(4):609-10.
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  6. NT113, a Pan-ERBB Inhibitor with High Brain Penetrance, Inhibits the Growth of Glioblastoma Xenografts with EGFR Amplification. Mol Cancer Ther. 2014 Dec; 13(12):2919-29.
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  7. Pure germinomas of the central nervous system: treatment strategies and outcomes. J Neurooncol. 2014 Dec; 120(3):643-9.
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  8. Feasibility, safety, and indications for surgical biopsy of intrinsic brainstem tumors in children. Childs Nerv Syst. 2013 Aug; 29(8):1313-9.
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  9. Characterization of a diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma cell line: implications for future investigations and treatment. J Neurooncol. 2012 Dec; 110(3):305-13.
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  10. Cooperative interactions of BRAFV600E kinase and CDKN2A locus deficiency in pediatric malignant astrocytoma as a basis for rational therapy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 May 29; 109(22):8710-5.
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  11. Sensitivity of glioblastomas to clinically available MEK inhibitors is defined by neurofibromin 1 deficiency. Cancer Res. 2012 Jul 1; 72(13):3350-9.
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  12. Kinetics of inhibitor cycling underlie therapeutic disparities between EGFR-driven lung and brain cancers. Cancer Discov. 2012 May; 2(5):450-7.
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  13. Targeted therapy for BRAFV600E malignant astrocytoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Dec 15; 17(24):7595-604.
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  14. Akt and autophagy cooperate to promote survival of drug-resistant glioma. Sci Signal. 2010; 3(147):ra81.
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  15. Intratumoral therapy of glioblastoma multiforme using genetically engineered transferrin for drug delivery. Cancer Res. 2010 Jun 1; 70(11):4520-7.
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  16. High-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell rescue for atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor of the central nervous system. J Neurooncol. 2010 May; 98(1):117-23.
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  17. A dual phosphoinositide-3-kinase alpha/mTOR inhibitor cooperates with blockade of epidermal growth factor receptor in PTEN-mutant glioma. Cancer Res. 2007 Sep 1; 67(17):7960-5.
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  18. Association between Helicobacter pylori infection and acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy. Eur J Neurol. 2005 Feb; 12(2):139-43.
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  19. High-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem-cell rescue in the treatment of patients with recurrent non-cerebellar primitive neuroectodermal tumors. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2004 Mar; 42(3):261-7.
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  20. [Not Available]. Rev Tuberc. 1947; 11(11-12):870-6.
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