Scott Heitaka Okuno, MD


  • 4490 Citations
  • 36 h-Index
1980 …2019
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Projects 1980 2019


David, C. S., Jenkins, R. B., Cunningham, J. M., Wettstein, P. J., Buckner, J. C., Lingle, W. L., Kocher, J., Highsmith, W. E. J., Beebe, T. J., Vile, R. G., Okuno, S. H., Sarkaria, J. N., Alberts, S. R., Salisbury, J. L., Van Deursen, J., Diasio, R. B., Sargent, D. J., Thibodeau, S. N., Ingle, J. N., Reid, J. M., Colon-Otero, G., Galanis, E., Weinshilboum, R. M., Jenkins, R. B., Banks, P., Flotte, T., Kwon, E. D., Federspiel, M. J., Pitot, H. C., Dewald, G., Held, K., Liebson, P., Banks, P., Prendergast, F., Weiland, L., Wiebeu, E., Moertel, C., Clapham, D., Burnham, N., O'Connell, M., Spelsburg, T., Maihle, N., Katzmann, J., Wieand, H., Kovach, J., Wold, L., Grendahl, D., McCormick, D., Leibson, P., O'Fallon, J., Ames, M., Kline, B., Prendergast, F., Adjei, A., Chute, C., McKean, D., Highsmith, E., Raghavakaimal, S., Pitot, H., Greipp, P., Wieben, E., Roche, P., Leibson, P., Lawson, M., Grendahl, D., McCormick, D., Ames, M., Wieben, E. D., Flotte, T. J. & Adjei, A.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research project

Research Personnel

Research Output 1994 2018

  • 4490 Citations
  • 36 h-Index
  • 95 Article

Association of dasatinib with progression-free survival among patients with advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumors resistant to imatinib

Schuetze, S. M., Bolejack, V., Thomas, D. G., Von Mehren, M., Patel, S., Samuels, B., Choy, E., D'Amato, G., Staddon, A. P., Ganjoo, K. N., Chow, W. A., Rushing, D. A., Forscher, C. A., Priebat, D. A., Loeb, D. M., Chugh, R., Okuno, S. H., Reinke, D. K. & Baker, L. H., Jun 1 2018, In : JAMA oncology. 4, 6, p. 814-820 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Disease-Free Survival
Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptors

Clinicopathologic features and outcomes of gastrointestinal stromal tumors arising from the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction

Briggler, A. M., Graham, R. P., Westin, G. F., Folpe, A. L., Jaroszewski, D. E., Okuno, S. H. & Halfdanarson, T. R., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 9, 4, p. 718-727 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esophagogastric Junction
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

Decreased local and systemic levels of sFRP3 protein in osteosarcoma patients

Bravo, D., Salduz, A., Shogren, K. L., Okuno, M. N., Herrick, J. L., Okuno, S. H., Galindo, M., van Wijnen, A. J., Yaszemski, M. J. & Maran, A., Oct 20 2018, In : Gene. 674, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wnt Proteins
Tissue Array Analysis
1 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition of STAT3 blocks protein synthesis and tumor metastasis in osteosarcoma cells 06 Biological Sciences 0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Zuo, D., Shogren, K. L., Zang, J., Jewison, D. E., Waletzki, B. E., Miller, A. L., Okuno, S. H., Cai, Z., Yaszemski, M. J. & Maran, A., Oct 4 2018, In : Journal of Experimental and Clinical Cancer Research. 37, 1, 244.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biological Science Disciplines
Cell Biology
1 Citations (Scopus)

SARC018-SPORE02: Phase II Study of Mocetinostat Administered with Gemcitabine for Patients with Metastatic Leiomyosarcoma with Progression or Relapse following Prior Treatment with Gemcitabine-Containing Therapy

Choy, E., Ballman, K., Chen, J., Dickson, M. A., Chugh, R., George, S., Okuno, S. H., Pollock, R., Patel, R. M., Hoering, A. & Patel, S., Jan 1 2018, In : Sarcoma. 2018, 2068517.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors