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    Giridharan Ramsingh, MBBS, MD

    TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
    SchoolKeck School of Medicine of USC
    DepartmentMedicine
    AddressNRT 3503
    Health Sciences Campus
    Los Angeles California 90089-9172
    Phone+1 323 442 8071
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      Dr. Ramsingh's laboratory research interests include genetic changes underlying the development of leukemia in patients previously treated with chemotherapy. He is particularly focused on understanding the mechanism of aging in Hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells and its contribution to leukemogensis.

      Dr. Ramsingh earned his medical degree from Christian Medical College, and then stayed on to perform his internship and residency. He then completed two fellowships, one in hematology/oncology, and the other in stem cell biology at Washington University School of Medicine.


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      National Council for Education Research and Training1993  - 2002Scholarship
      Christian Medical College1999Best Outgoing Medical Student
      American Society of Hematology2009Travel Award
      American Society of Clinical Oncology2009  - 2010Young Investigator Award
      American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation2010Travel Award
      American Association of Cancer Research2010Translational Cancer Medicine Travel Award
      Washington University2012Translational Oncology Pilot Grant Award
      STOP Cancer2013  - 2016Career Development Award
      Tower Cancer Foundation2014  - 2015Career Development Award

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      1. Ghobadi A, Fiala MA, Ramsingh G, Gao F, Abboud CN, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Uy GL, Grossman BJ, Westervelt P, DiPersio JF. Fresh or Cryopreserved CD34+-Selected Mobilized Peripheral Blood Stem and Progenitor Cells for the Treatment of Poor Graft Function Following Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Mar 17. PMID: 28323004.
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      2. Ramsingh G, Westervelt P, McBride A, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Vij R, Fiala M, Uy G, Cashen A, Dipersio JF, Abboud CN. Phase I study of cladribine, cytarabine, granulocyte colony stimulating factor (CLAG regimen) and midostaurin and all-trans retinoic acid in relapsed/refractory AML. Int J Hematol. 2014 Mar; 99(3):272-8. PMID: 24488798.
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      3. Ramsingh G, Jacoby MA, Shao J, De Jesus Pizzaro RE, Shen D, Trissal M, Getz AH, Ley TJ, Walter MJ, Link DC. Acquired copy number alterations of miRNA genes in acute myeloid leukemia are uncommon. Blood. 2013 Oct 10; 122(15):e44-51. PMID: 24009227.
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      4. Ramsingh G, Westervelt P, Cashen AF, Uy GL, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Abboud CN, Bernabe N, Monahan R, DiPersio JF, Vij R. A phase 1 study of concomitant high-dose lenalidomide and 5-azacitidine induction in the treatment of AML. Leukemia. 2013 Mar; 27(3):725-8. PMID: 22828444.
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      5. Fehniger TA, Wylie T, Germino E, Leong JW, Magrini VJ, Koul S, Keppel CR, Schneider SE, Koboldt DC, Sullivan RP, Heinz ME, Crosby SD, Nagarajan R, Ramsingh G, Link DC, Ley TJ, Mardis ER. Next-generation sequencing identifies the natural killer cell microRNA transcriptome. Genome Res. 2010 Nov; 20(11):1590-604. PMID: 20935160.
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      6. Ramsingh G, Koboldt DC, Trissal M, Chiappinelli KB, Wylie T, Koul S, Chang LW, Nagarajan R, Fehniger TA, Goodfellow P, Magrini V, Wilson RK, Ding L, Ley TJ, Mardis ER, Link DC. Complete characterization of the microRNAome in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia. Blood. 2010 Dec 9; 116(24):5316-26. PMID: 20876853.
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      7. Ramsingh G, Mehan P, Luo J, Vij R, Morgensztern D. Primary plasma cell leukemia: a Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results database analysis between 1973 and 2004. Cancer. 2009 Dec 15; 115(24):5734-9. PMID: 19877113.
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      8. Advani AS, Jin T, Ramsingh G, Tiu R, Saber W, Theil K, Sobecks R, Sekeres M, Copelan E, Sungren S, Tripp B, Kalaycio M. Time to post-remission therapy is an independent prognostic factor in adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma. 2008 Aug; 49(8):1560-6. PMID: 18766970.
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      9. Thakkar SG, Fu AZ, Sweetenham JW, Mciver ZA, Mohan SR, Ramsingh G, Advani AS, Sobecks R, Rybicki L, Kalaycio M, Sekeres MA. Survival and predictors of outcome in patients with acute leukemia admitted to the intensive care unit. Cancer. 2008 May 15; 112(10):2233-40. PMID: 18348307.
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      10. Ramsingh G, Mehan P, Morgensztern D, Luo J, Vij R. Prognostic factors influencing survival in solitary plasmacytoma. Br J Haematol. 2009 May; 145(4):540-2. PMID: 19298587.
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      11. Aboudola S, Murugesan G, Szpurka H, Ramsingh G, Zhao X, Prescott N, Tubbs RR, Maciejewski JP, Hsi ED. Bone marrow phospho-STAT5 expression in non-CML chronic myeloproliferative disorders correlates with JAK2 V617F mutation and provides evidence of in vivo JAK2 activation. Am J Surg Pathol. 2007 Feb; 31(2):233-9. PMID: 17255768.
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