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Stephanie Tsai
Assistant Professor
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Bone Marrow Disorders
Blood Disorders
Cancer in Seniors
Cancers of the Blood and Blood Cells
Stem Cell/Bone Marrow Transplant
Cancer Survivorship
Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center
Loyola Cancer Care & Research at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center at Melrose Park
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Hematology
American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical School
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston Medical Center, Internal Medicine
University of Chicago Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology
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Distance Running
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Marathon Running
Podraza,K. M.; Mehta,Y.; Husak,V. A.; Lippmann,E.; O'Brien,T. E.; Kartje,G. L.; Tsai,S. Y.Improved functional outcome after chronic stroke with delayed anti-Nogo-A therapy: A clinically relevant intention-to-treat analysis Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism : official journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 2017 ; :271678X17730994
Shepherd,D. J.; Tsai,S. Y.; Cappucci,S. P.; Wu,J. Y.; Farrer,R. G.; Kartje,G. L.The Subventricular Zone Response to Stroke Is Not a Therapeutic Target of Anti-Nogo-A Immunotherapy JOURNAL OF NEUROPATHOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL NEUROLOGY 2017 ;76(8):683-696
Tsai,S. B.; Rhodes,J.; Liu,H.; Shore,T.; Bishop,M.; Cushing,M. M.; Gergis,U.; Godley,L.; Kline,J.; Larson,R. A.; Mayer,S.; Odenike,O.; Stock,W.; Wickrema,A.; van Besien,K.; Artz,A. S.Reduced-Intensity Allogeneic Transplant for Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Myelodysplastic Syndrome Using Combined CD34-Selected Haploidentical Graft and a Single Umbilical Cord Unit Compared with Matched Unrelated Donor Stem Cells in Older Adults Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation 2017 ; :
Wayman,C.; Duricki,D. A.; Roy,L. A.; Haenzi,B.; Tsai,S. Y.; Kartje,G.; Beech,J. S.; Cash,D.; Moon,L.Performing Permanent Distal Middle Cerebral with Common Carotid Artery Occlusion in Aged Rats to Study Cortical Ischemia with Sustained Disability Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE 2016 ;(108). doi(108):10.3791/53106
Shepherd,D. J.; Tsai,S. Y.; O'Brien,T. E.; Farrer,R. G.; Kartje,G. L.Anti-Nogo-A Immunotherapy Does Not Alter Hippocampal Neurogenesis after Stroke in Adult Rats Frontiers in neuroscience 2016 ;10:467
Jayakrishnan,T. T.; Nadeem,H.; Groeschl,R. T.; George,B.; Thomas,J. P.; Ritch,P. S.; Christians,K. K.; Tsai,S.; Evans,D. B.; Pappas,S. G.; Gamblin,T. C.; Turaga,K. K.Diagnostic laparoscopy should be performed before definitive resection for pancreatic cancer: a financial argument HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2015 ;17(2):131-139
Vaagenes,I. C.; Tsai,S. Y.; Ton,S. T.; Husak,V. A.; McGuire,S. O.; O'Brien,T. E.; Kartje,G. L.Binge ethanol prior to traumatic brain injury worsens sensorimotor functional recovery in rats PLoS ONE 2015 ;10(3):e0120356
Pappas,S. G.; Christians,K. K.; Tolat,P. P.; Mautz,A. P.; Lal,A.; McElroy,L.; Gamblin,T. C.; Turaga,K. K.; Tsai,S.; Erickson,B.; Ritch,P.; Evans,D. B.Staging chest computed tomography and positron emission tomography in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma: utility or futility? HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2014 ;16(1):70-74
Christians,K. K.; Pappas,S.; Pilgrim,C.; Tsai,S.; Quebbeman,E.Duplicate pancreas meets gastric duplication cyst: A tale of two anomalies International journal of surgery case reports 2013 ;4(8):735-739
Groeschl,R. T.; Wong,R. K.; Quebbeman,E. J.; Tsai,S.; Turaga,K. K.; Pappas,S. G.; Christians,K. K.; Hohenwalter,E. J.; Tutton,S. M.; Rilling,W. S.; Gamblin,T. C.Recurrence after microwave ablation of liver malignancies: a single institution experience HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2013 ;15(5):365-371
Pappas,S. G.; Pilgrim,C. H.; Keim,R.; Harris,R.; Wilson,S.; Turaga,K.; Tsai,S.; Dua,K.; Khan,A.; Oh,Y.; Gamblin,T. C.; Christians,K.The Frey procedure for chronic pancreatitis secondary to pancreas divisum JAMA surgery 2013 ;148(11):1057-1062
Li,T.; Zhao,H.; Hung,G. C.; Han,J.; Tsai,S.; Li,B.; Zhang,J.; Puri,R. K.; Lo,S. C.Differentially expressed genes and pathways induced by organophosphates in human neuroblastoma cells Experimental biology and medicine (Maywood, N.J.) 2012 ;237(12):1413-1423
Tsai,S. Y.; Papadopoulos,C. M.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Delayed anti-nogo-a therapy improves function after chronic stroke in adult rats. Stroke 2011 ;42(1):186-190
Beltran,E. J.; Papadopoulos,C. M.; Tsai,S. Y.; Kartje,G. L.; Wolf,W. A.Long-term motor improvement after stroke is enhanced by short-term treatment with the alpha-2 antagonist, atipamezole. Brain research 2010 ;1346:174-182
Pradhan,A. D.; Case,A. M.; Farrer,R. G.; Tsai,S. Y.; Cheatwood,J. L.; Martin,J. L.; Kartje,G. L.Dendritic spine alterations in neocortical pyramidal neurons following postnatal neuronal Nogo-A knockdown Developmental neuroscience 2010 ;32(4):313-320
Gillani,R. L.; Tsai,S. Y.; Wallace,D. G.; O'Brien,T. E.; Arhebamen,E.; Tole,M.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Cognitive recovery in the aged rat after stroke and anti-Nogo-A immunotherapy. Behavioural brain research 2010 ;208(2):415-424
Papadopoulos,C. M.; Tsai,S. Y.; Guillen,V.; Ortega,J.; Kartje,G. L.; Wolf,W. A.Motor recovery and axonal plasticity with short-term amphetamine after stroke Stroke 2009 ;40(1):294-302
Andrews,E. M.; Tsai,S. Y.; Johnson,S. C.; Farrer,J. R.; Wagner,J. P.; Kopen,G. C.; Kartje,G. L.Human adult bone marrow-derived somatic cell therapy results in functional recovery and axonal plasticity following stroke in the rat. Experimental neurology 2008 ;211(2):588-592
Tsai,S. Y.; Markus,T. M.; Andrews,E. M.; Cheatwood,J. L.; Emerick,A. J.; Mir,A. K.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Intrathecal treatment with anti-Nogo-A antibody improves functional recovery in adult rats after stroke. Experimental Brain Research 2007 ;182(2):261-266
Ramic,M.; Emerick,A. J.; Bollnow,M. R.; O'Brien,T. E.; Tsai,S. Y.; Kartje,G. L.Axonal plasticity is associated with motor recovery following amphetamine treatment combined with rehabilitation after brain injury in the adult rat Brain research 2006 ;1111(1):176-186
Papadopoulos,C. M.; Tsai,S. Y.; Cheatwood,J. L.; Bollnow,M. R.; Kolb,B. E.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Dendritic plasticity in the adult rat following middle cerebral artery occlusion and Nogo-a neutralization. Cerebral Cortex 2006 ;16(4):529-536
Markus,T. M.; Tsai,S. Y.; Bollnow,M. R.; Farrer,R. G.; O'Brien,T. E.; Kindler-Baumann,D. R.; Rausch,M.; Rudin,M.; Wiessner,C.; Mir,A. K.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Recovery and brain reorganization after stroke in adult and aged rats. Annals of Neurology 2005 ;58(6):950-953
Seymour,A. B.; Andrews,E. M.; Tsai,S. Y.; Markus,T. M.; Bollnow,M. R.; Brenneman,M. M.; O'Brien,T. E.; Castro,A. J.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Delayed treatment with monoclonal antibody IN-1 1 week after stroke results in recovery of function and corticorubral plasticity in adult rats. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism 2005 ;25(10):1366-1375
Papadopoulos,C. M.; Tsai,S-Y; Alsbiei,T.; O'Brien,T. E.; Schwab,M. E.; Kartje,G. L.Functional recovery and neuroanatomical plasticity following middle cerebral artery occlusion and IN-1 antibody treatment in the adult rat Annals of Neurology 2002 ;51(4):433-441
Tsai,S. Y.; Schluns,K. S.; Le,P. T.; McNulty,J. A.TGF-beta1 and IL-6 expression in rat pineal gland is regulated by norepinephrine and interleukin-1beta. Histology & Histopathology 2001 ;16(4):1135-1141
Tsai,S. Y.; O'Brien,T. E.; McNulty,J. A.Microglia play a role in mediating the effects of cytokines on the structure and function of the rat pineal gland. Cell & Tissue Research 2001 ;303(3):423-431