SPORE-Supported Publications

Changing the Landscape of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Disparities. Invited commentary in press by Journal of Cancer Biology.

Odera, JO, Al Abo, M, Patierno, SR, Clarke, JM, and Freedman, JA. 2021.


Racial differences in Helicobacter pylori prevalence in the US: A systematic review. Gastro Hep Advances 1(5):857-868, 2022. PMC9648414.

Brown HS, Tang H, Cantrell S, Epplein M, Garman KS.Gastro Hep Advances 1(5):857-868, 2022. PMC9648414.


Alagesan P, Goodwin JC, Garman KS, Epplein M. Cancer Progress and Priorities: Gastric Cancer. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, & Prevention [in press 2023].


RNA splicing and aggregate gene expression differences in lung squamous cell carcinoma between patients of West African and European ancestry.

Deveaux AE, Allen TA, Al Abo M, Qin X, Zhang D, Patierno BM, Gu L, Gray JE, Pecot CV, Dressman HK, McCall SJ, Kittles RA, Hyslop T, Owzar K, Crawford J, Patierno SR, Clarke JM, Freedman JA. Lung Cancer. 2021 Mar;153:90-98. doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2021.01.015. Epub 2021 Jan 14. PMID: 33465699


Changing the landscape of non-small cell lung cancer disparities.

Odera JO, Abo MA, Patierno SR, Clarke JM, Freedman JA. J Cancer Biol. 2021;2(2):33-38. doi: 10.46439/cancerbiology.2.020. PMID: 35929605


Deciphering associations between three RNA splicing-related genetic variants and lung cancer risk.

Yang W, Liu H, Zhang R, Freedman JA, Han Y, Hung RJ, Brhane Y, McLaughlin J, Brennan P, Bickeboeller H, Rosenberger A, Houlston RS, Caporaso NE, Landi MT, Brueske I, Risch A, Christiani DC, Amos CI, Chen X, Patierno SR, Wei Q. NPJ Precis Oncol. 2022 Jun 30;6(1):48. doi: 10.1038/s41698-022-00281-9. PMID: 35773316


A widespread length-dependent splicing dysregulation in cancer.

Zhang S, Mao M, Lv Y, Yang Y, He W, Song Y, Wang Y, Yang Y, Al Abo M, Freedman JA, Patierno SR, Wang Y, Wang Z. Sci Adv. 2022 Aug 19;8(33):eabn9232. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abn9232. Epub 2022 Aug 17. PMID: 35977015


Differential alternative RNA splicing and transcription events between tumors from African American and White patients in The Cancer Genome Atlas.

Al Abo M, Hyslop T, Qin X, Owzar K, George DJ, Patierno SR, Freedman JA. Genomics. 2021 May;113(3):1234-1246. doi: 10.1016/j.ygeno.2021.02.020. Epub 2021 Mar 8. PMID: 33705884


Biological Aspects of Cancer Health Disparities.

Freedman JA, Al Abo M, Allen TA, Piwarski SA, Wegermann K, Patierno SR. Annu Rev Med. 2021 Jan 27;72:229-241. doi: 10.1146/annurev-med-070119-120305. PMID: 33502900