Michelle Alonso-Basanta

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Helene Blum Assistant Professor
Department: Radiation Oncology

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University of Pennsylvania
Department of Radiation Oncology
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
TRC-2 West
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Chemistry)
New York University, 1996.
Ph.D. (Pathology)
New York University, 2001.
New York University School of Medicine, 2003.
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Selected Publications

Ahn Peter H, Mitra Nandita, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Adappa Nithin D, Palmer James N, O'Malley Bert W, Rassekh Christopher H, Chalian Ara, Cohen Roger B, Lin Alexander: Nodal Metastasis and Elective Nodal Level Treatment in Sinonasal Small Cell and Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma: A Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Analysis. The British journal of radiology 89(1058): 20150488, Feb 2016 Notes: [Epub 2015 November 11]

Ruangkanchanasetr, R, Lee, JYK, Bigelow, D, Ruckenstein, M and Alonso-Basanta, MD: TOXICITY OF GAMMA KNIFE RADIOSURGERY MAY BE GREATER IN PATIENTS WITH LOWER CRANIAL NERVE SCHWANNOMAS. 26th Annual North American Skull Base Society Meeting, Scottsdale, Arizona, February 2016 February 2016.

Wang S, Martinez-Lage M, Sakai Y, Chawla S, Kim S G, Alonso-Basanta M, Lustig R A, Brem S, Mohan S, Wolf R L, Desai A, Poptani H: Differentiating Tumor Progression from Pseudoprogression in Patients with Glioblastomas Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Dynamic Susceptibility Contrast MRI. AJNR - American Journal of Neuroradiology 37(1): 28-36, Jan 2016 Notes: [Epub 2015 October 8]

Akbari Hamed, Macyszyn Luke, Da Xiao, Bilello Michel, Wolf Ronald L, Martinez-Lage Maria, Biros George, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, OʼRourke Donald M, Davatzikos Christos: Imaging Surrogates of Infiltration Obtained Via Multiparametric Imaging Pattern Analysis Predict Subsequent Location of Recurrence of Glioblastoma. Neurosurgery Jan 2016 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Goldie Kurtz, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Robert A. Lustig: Radiotherapy for Gliomas. Ediciones Journal S.A., Viamonte 2146, (1056ABH) Buenos Aires, Argentina. www.edicionesjournal.com Roberto Steven Zaninovich, MD (eds.). Ediciones Journal S.A. 2016.

Chowdhury Imran H, Ojerholm Eric, McMillan Matthew T, Miller Denise, Kolker James D, Kurtz Goldie, Dorsey Jay F, Nagda Suneel N, Geiger Geoffrey A, Brem Steven, O'Rourke Donald M, Zager Eric L, Gangadhar Tara, Schuchter Lynn, Lee John Y K, Alonso-Basanta Michelle: Novel risk scores for survival and intracranial failure in patients treated with radiosurgery alone to melanoma brain metastases. Radiation oncology (London, England) 10(1): 248, Dec 2015.

Alonso-Basanta, Michelle: Enticing the Medical Student: How to Get Students Interested in Neuro-oncology. Neuro-Oncology: Open Access November 2015 Notes: http://j-neurooncology.imedpub.com/archive.php.

Sheehan Jason P, Cohen-Inbar Or, Ruangkanchanasetr Rawee, Bulent Omay S, Hess Judith, Chiang Veronica, Iorio-Morin Christian, Alonso-Basanta Michelle, Mathieu David, Grills Inga S, Lee John Y K, Lee Cheng-Chia, Dade Lunsford L: Post-radiosurgical edema associated with parasagittal and parafalcine meningiomas: a multicenter study. Journal of neuro-oncology 125(2): 317-24, Nov 2015 Notes: [Epub 2015 September 2]

Cooke M, Saxena D, Kao G, Aguarin L, Cheng P, Steinmetz D, Fenollal G, Alonso-Basanta M, O’Rourke DM, Brem S, Lustig R, Dorsey JF: Molecular characterization of glioma circulating tumor cells (gCTCs) at single cell resolution. Society of Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting November 2015.

Lee John Y K, Sandhu Sukhmeet, Miller Denise, Solberg Timothy, Dorsey Jay F, Alonso-Basanta Michelle: Higher dose rate Gamma Knife radiosurgery may provide earlier and longer-lasting pain relief for patients with trigeminal neuralgia. Journal of Neurosurgery 123(4): 961-8, Oct 2015 Notes: [Epub 2015 August 7]

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