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Gordana Raca, MD, PhD

TitleAssociate Professor of Clinical Pathology
InstitutionUniversity of Southern California
DepartmentPediatrics
AddressCHLA 4650 W. Sunset Blvd.
Off Campus
Los Angeles CA 90026
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    1. Danos AM, Ritter DI, Wagner AH, Krysiak K, Sonkin D, Micheel C, McCoy M, Rao S, Raca G, Boca SM, Roy A, Barnell EK, McMichael JF, Kiwala S, Coffman AC, Kujan L, Kulkarni S, Griffith M, Madhavan S, Griffith OL. Adapting crowdsourced clinical cancer curation in CIViC to the ClinGen minimum variant level data community-driven standards. Hum Mutat. 2018 Nov; 39(11):1721-1732. PMID: 30311370.
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    2. Kanagal-Shamanna R, Hodge JC, Tucker T, Shetty S, Yenamandra A, Dixon-McIver A, Bryke C, Huxley E, Lennon PA, Raca G, Xu X, Jeffries S, Quintero-Rivera F, Greipp PT, Slovak ML, Iqbal MA, Fang M. Assessing copy number aberrations and copy neutral loss of heterozygosity across the genome as best practice: An evidence based review of clinical utility from the cancer genomics consortium (CGC) working group for myelodysplastic syndrome, myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative and myeloproliferative neoplasms. Cancer Genet. 2018 Oct 10. PMID: 30377088.
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    3. Xu X, Bryke C, Sukhanova M, Huxley E, Dash DP, Dixon-Mciver A, Fang M, Griepp PT, Hodge JC, Iqbal A, Jeffries S, Kanagal-Shamanna R, Quintero-Rivera F, Shetty S, Slovak ML, Yenamandra A, Lennon PA, Raca G. Assessing copy number abnormalities and copy-neutral loss-of-heterozygosity across the genome as best practice in diagnostic evaluation of acute myeloid leukemia: An evidence-based review from the cancer genomics consortium (CGC) myeloid neoplasms working group. Cancer Genet. 2018 Oct 06. PMID: 30344013.
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    4. Hiemenz MC, Ostrow DG, Busse TM, Buckley J, Maglinte DT, Bootwalla M, Done J, Ji J, Raca G, Ryutov A, Xu X, Zhen CJ, Conroy JM, Hazard FK, Deignan JL, Rogers B, Treece AL, Parham DM, Gai X, Judkins AR, Triche TJ, Biegel JA. OncoKidsSM: A Comprehensive Next-Generation Sequencing Panel for Pediatric Malignancies. J Mol Diagn. 2018 Aug 20. PMID: 30138724.
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    5. Oberley MJ, Gaynon PS, Bhojwani D, Pulsipher MA, Gardner RA, Hiemenz MC, Ji J, Han J, O'Gorman MRG, Wayne AS, Raca G. Myeloid lineage switch following chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy in a patient with TCF3-ZNF384 fusion-positive B-lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2018 May 24; e27265. PMID: 29797659.
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    6. Drazer MW, Kadri S, Sukhanova M, Patil SA, West AH, Feurstein S, Calderon DA, Jones MF, Weipert CM, Daugherty CK, Ceballos-López AA, Raca G, Lingen MW, Li Z, Segal JP, Churpek JE, Godley LA. Prognostic tumor sequencing panels frequently identify germ line variants associated with hereditary hematopoietic malignancies. Blood Adv. 2018 Jan 23; 2(2):146-150. PMID: 29365323.
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    7. Oberley MJ, Denton C, Ji J, Hiemenz M, Bhojwani D, Ostrow D, Wu S, Gaynon P, Raca G. A neoplasm with FIP1L1-PDGFRA fusion presenting as pediatric T-cell lymphoblastic leukemia/lymphoma without eosinophilia. Cancer Genet. 2017 Oct; 216-217:91-99. PMID: 29025601.
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    8. Yap KL, Furtado LV, Kiyotani K, Curran E, Stock W, McNeer JL, Kadri S, Segal JP, Nakamura Y, Le Beau MM, Gurbuxani S, Raca G. Diagnostic evaluation of RNA sequencing for the detection of genetic abnormalities associated with Ph-like acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 Apr; 58(4):950-958. PMID: 27855558.
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    9. Moschiano E, Raca G, Fu C, Pattengale PK, Oberley MJ. Congenital B-lymphoblastic leukemia with a cryptic MLL rearrangement and post-treatment evolution to mixed phenotype acute leukemia. Leuk Res Rep. 2016; 6:29-32. PMID: 27547725; PMCID: PMC4982915.
    10. Pinto N, Mayfield JR, Raca G, Applebaum MA, Chlenski A, Sukhanova M, Bagatell R, Irwin MS, Little A, Rawwas J, Gosiengfiao Y, Delattre O, Janoueix-Lerosey I, Lapouble E, Schleiermacher G, Cohn SL. Segmental Chromosomal Aberrations in Localized Neuroblastoma Can be Detected in Formalin-Fixed Paraffin-Embedded Tissue Samples and Are Associated With Recurrence. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2016 Jun; 63(6):1019-23. PMID: 26864375.
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    11. Ma J, Xing W, Coffey G, Dresser K, Lu K, Guo A, Raca G, Pandey A, Conley P, Yu H, Wang YL. Cerdulatinib, a novel dual SYK/JAK kinase inhibitor, has broad anti-tumor activity in both ABC and GCB types of diffuse large B cell lymphoma. Oncotarget. 2015 Dec 22; 6(41):43881-96. PMID: 26575169; PMCID: PMC4791274.
    12. Paral KM, Raca G, Krausz T. MYC Amplification in Angiosarcoma Arising from an Arteriovenous Graft Site. Case Rep Pathol. 2015; 2015:537297. PMID: 26682080; PMCID: PMC4670641.
    13. Kamran S, Raca G, Nazir K. RCSD1-ABL1 Translocation Associated with IKZF1 Gene Deletion in B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Case Rep Hematol. 2015; 2015:353247. PMID: 26600955; PMCID: PMC4639642.
    14. Alachkar H, Mutonga M, Malnassy G, Park JH, Fulton N, Woods A, Meng L, Kline J, Raca G, Odenike O, Takamatsu N, Miyamoto T, Matsuo Y, Stock W, Nakamura Y. T-LAK cell-originated protein kinase presents a novel therapeutic target in FLT3-ITD mutated acute myeloid leukemia. Oncotarget. 2015 Oct 20; 6(32):33410-25. PMID: 26450903; PMCID: PMC4741775.
    15. Nabhan C, Raca G, Wang YL. Prognosis in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia-Reply. JAMA Oncol. 2015 Oct; 1(7):988-9. PMID: 26448290.
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    16. Nabhan C, Raca G, Wang YL. Predicting Prognosis in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in the Contemporary Era. JAMA Oncol. 2015 Oct; 1(7):965-74. PMID: 26181643.
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    17. Li Z, Stölzel F, Onel K, Sukhanova M, Mirza MK, Yap KL, Borinets O, Larson RA, Stock W, Sasaki MM, Joseph L, Raca G. Next-generation sequencing reveals clinically actionable molecular markers in myeloid sarcoma. Leukemia. 2015 Oct; 29(10):2113-6. PMID: 25787914; PMCID: PMC4575593.
    18. Raca G, Gurbuxani S, Zhang Z, Li Z, Sukhanova M, McNeer J, Stock W. RCSD1-ABL2 fusion resulting from a complex chromosomal rearrangement in high-risk B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma. 2015 Apr; 56(4):1145-7. PMID: 25098428.
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    19. Mirza MK, Sukhanova M, Stölzel F, Onel K, Larson RA, Stock W, Ehninger G, Kuithan F, Zöphel K, Reddy P, Joseph L, Raca G. Genomic aberrations in myeloid sarcoma without blood or bone marrow involvement: characterization of formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded samples by chromosomal microarrays. Leuk Res. 2014 Sep; 38(9):1091-6. PMID: 25088808; PMCID: PMC4157130.
    20. McGregor S, Shah A, Raca G, Mirza MK, Smith SM, Anastasi J, Vardiman JW, Hyjek E, Gurbuxani S. PLZF staining identifies peripheral T-cell lymphomas derived from innate-like T-cells with TRAV1-2-TRAJ33 TCR-a rearrangement. Blood. 2014 Apr 24; 123(17):2742-3. PMID: 24764561.
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    21. Rogers HJ, Vardiman JW, Anastasi J, Raca G, Savage NM, Cherry AM, Arber D, Moore E, Morrissette JJ, Bagg A, Liu YC, Mathew S, Orazi A, Lin P, Wang SA, Bueso-Ramos CE, Foucar K, Hasserjian RP, Tiu RV, Karafa M, Hsi ED. Complex or monosomal karyotype and not blast percentage is associated with poor survival in acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome patients with inv(3)(q21q26.2)/t(3;3)(q21;q26.2): a Bone Marrow Pathology Group study. Haematologica. 2014 May; 99(5):821-9. PMID: 24463215; PMCID: PMC4008101.
    22. Scott Schwoerer J, Laffin J, Haun J, Raca G, Friez MJ, Giampietro PF. MECP2 duplication: possible cause of severe phenotype in females. Am J Med Genet A. 2014 Apr; 164A(4):1029-34. PMID: 24458799.
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    23. Xu X, Johnson EB, Leverton L, Arthur A, Watson Q, Chang FL, Raca G, Laffin JJ. The advantage of using SNP array in clinical testing for hematological malignancies--a comparative study of three genetic testing methods. Cancer Genet. 2013 Sep-Oct; 206(9-10):317-26. PMID: 24269304.
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    24. Worthey EA, Raca G, Laffin JJ, Wilk BM, Harris JM, Jakielski KJ, Dimmock DP, Strand EA, Shriberg LD. Whole-exome sequencing supports genetic heterogeneity in childhood apraxia of speech. J Neurodev Disord. 2013 Oct 02; 5(1):29. PMID: 24083349; PMCID: PMC3851280.
    25. La Fortune K, Zhang D, Raca G, Ranheim EA. A Unique "Composite" PTLD with Diffuse Large B-Cell and T/Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma Components Occurring 17 Years after Transplant. Case Rep Hematol. 2013; 2013:386147. PMID: 23738160; PMCID: PMC3662176.
    26. Holmfeldt L, Wei L, Diaz-Flores E, Walsh M, Zhang J, Ding L, Payne-Turner D, Churchman M, Andersson A, Chen SC, McCastlain K, Becksfort J, Ma J, Wu G, Patel SN, Heatley SL, Phillips LA, Song G, Easton J, Parker M, Chen X, Rusch M, Boggs K, Vadodaria B, Hedlund E, Drenberg C, Baker S, Pei D, Cheng C, Huether R, Lu C, Fulton RS, Fulton LL, Tabib Y, Dooling DJ, Ochoa K, Minden M, Lewis ID, To LB, Marlton P, Roberts AW, Raca G, Stock W, Neale G, Drexler HG, Dickins RA, Ellison DW, Shurtleff SA, Pui CH, Ribeiro RC, Devidas M, Carroll AJ, Heerema NA, Wood B, Borowitz MJ, Gastier-Foster JM, Raimondi SC, Mardis ER, Wilson RK, Downing JR, Hunger SP, Loh ML, Mullighan CG. The genomic landscape of hypodiploid acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Nat Genet. 2013 Mar; 45(3):242-52. PMID: 23334668; PMCID: PMC3919793.
    27. Ivanov A, Sukhanova M, Raul T, Borinets O, Hui W, Aggarwal V, Raca G. MLL Rearrangment and EVI1 Deletion in BCR/ABL1 Positive Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. J Assoc Genet Technol. 2013; 39(4):190-4. PMID: 26030291.
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    28. Morales La Madrid A, Nall MB, Ouyang K, Minor A, Raca G, Kent P, Miller I, Schleiermacher G, Janoueix-Lerosey I, Cohn SL. Two cases of localized neuroblastoma with multiple segmental chromosomal alterations and metastatic progression. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Feb; 60(2):332-5. PMID: 22997192.
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    29. Raca G, Baas BS, Kirmani S, Laffin JJ, Jackson CA, Strand EA, Jakielski KJ, Shriberg LD. Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) in two patients with 16p11.2 microdeletion syndrome. Eur J Hum Genet. 2013 Apr; 21(4):455-9. PMID: 22909774; PMCID: PMC3598318.
    30. Morales La Madrid A, Ouyang K, Raca G, Jamali M, Hyjek E, McNeer JL, Anastasi J. A case of pediatric ?/d T-cell malignancy with t(8;14)(q24;q11)/MYC-TCR successfully treated with pulse type chemotherapy followed by stem cell transplant. Leuk Lymphoma. 2013 Feb; 54(2):403-5. PMID: 22800289.
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    31. Raca G, Larson RA. Acute myeloid leukemia: the challenge of unfavorable cytogenetics. Oncology (Williston Park). 2012 Aug; 26(8):724, 726-7. PMID: 22957405.
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    32. Laffin JJ, Raca G, Jackson CA, Strand EA, Jakielski KJ, Shriberg LD. Novel candidate genes and regions for childhood apraxia of speech identified by array comparative genomic hybridization. Genet Med. 2012 Nov; 14(11):928-36. PMID: 22766611; PMCID: PMC3563158.
    33. Laimutis K, Jackson C, Xu X, Warman B, Sarunas R, Andriuskeviciute I, Birute P, Schimmenti LA, Raca G. Typical renal-coloboma syndrome phenotype in a patient with a submicroscopic deletion of the PAX2 gene. Am J Med Genet A. 2012 Jun; 158A(6):1437-41. PMID: 22581475.
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    34. Rice GM, Raca G, Jakielski KJ, Laffin JJ, Iyama-Kurtycz CM, Hartley SL, Sprague RE, Heintzelman AT, Shriberg LD. Phenotype of FOXP2 haploinsufficiency in a mother and son. Am J Med Genet A. 2012 Jan; 158A(1):174-81. PMID: 22106036; PMCID: PMC3319495.
    35. Kiedrowski LA, Raca G, Laffin JJ, Nisler BS, Leonhard K, McIntire E, Mongomery KD. DNA methylation assay for X-chromosome inactivation in female human iPS cells. Stem Cell Rev. 2011 Nov; 7(4):969-75. PMID: 21373884.
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    36. Raca G, Jackson CA, Kucinskas L, Warman B, Shieh JT, Schneider A, Bardakjian TM, Schimmenti LA. Array comparative genomic hybridization analysis in patients with anophthalmia, microphthalmia, and coloboma. Genet Med. 2011 May; 13(5):437-42. PMID: 21285886; PMCID: PMC4237064.
    37. Vásquez-Velásquez AI, García-Castillo HA, González-Mercado MG, Dávalos IP, Raca G, Xu X, Dwyer E, Rivera H. Duplication 5q and deletion 9p due to a t(5;9)(q34;p23) in 2 cousins with features of Hunter-McAlpine syndrome and hypothyroidism. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2011; 132(4):233-8. PMID: 21063078.
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    38. Chen X, Raca G, Laffin J, Babaian KN, Williams DH. Chromosomal abnormalities in 2 cases of testicular failure. J Androl. 2011 May-Jun; 32(3):226-31. PMID: 20966427.
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    39. Thorson L, Bryke C, Rice G, Artzer A, Schilz C, Israel J, Huber S, Laffin J, Raca G. Clinical and molecular characterization of overlapping interstitial Xp21-p22 duplications in two unrelated individuals. Am J Med Genet A. 2010 Apr; 152A(4):904-15. PMID: 20358600.
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    40. Raca G, Jackson C, Warman B, Bair T, Schimmenti LA. Next generation sequencing in research and diagnostics of ocular birth defects. Mol Genet Metab. 2010 Jun; 100(2):184-92. PMID: 20359920; PMCID: PMC2871986.
    41. Raca G, Artzer A, Thorson L, Huber S, Modaff P, Laffin J, Pauli RM. Array-based comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH) in the genetic evaluation of stillbirth. Am J Med Genet A. 2009 Nov; 149A(11):2437-43. PMID: 19876905.
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    42. Tyler CT, Rice GM, Grady M, Raca G. Mild clinical presentation in a child with prenatally diagnosed 45,X/47,XX,+18 mosaicism. Am J Med Genet A. 2009 Nov; 149A(11):2588-92. PMID: 19876897.
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    43. Hauge X, Raca G, Cooper S, May K, Spiro R, Adam M, Martin CL. Detailed characterization of, and clinical correlations in, 10 patients with distal deletions of chromosome 9p. Genet Med. 2008 Aug; 10(8):599-611. PMID: 18641517; PMCID: PMC2953383.
    44. Raca G, Schimmenti L, Martin CL. Intrachromosomal duplications of 22q11 are not a common cause of isolated coloboma and coloboma with other limited features of cat eye syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2008 Feb 01; 146A(3):401-4. PMID: 18203172.
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    45. Nowaczyk MJ, Carter MT, Xu J, Huggins M, Raca G, Das S, Martin CL, Schwartz S, Rosenfield R, Waggoner DJ. Paternal deletion 6q24.3: a new congenital anomaly syndrome associated with intrauterine growth failure, early developmental delay and characteristic facial appearance. Am J Med Genet A. 2008 Feb 01; 146A(3):354-60. PMID: 18203180.
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    46. Waggoner DJ, Raca G, Welch K, Dempsey M, Anderes E, Ostrovnaya I, Alkhateeb A, Kamimura J, Matsumoto N, Schaeffer GB, Martin CL, Das S. NSD1 analysis for Sotos syndrome: insights and perspectives from the clinical laboratory. Genet Med. 2005 Oct; 7(8):524-33. PMID: 16247291.
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    47. Raca G, Buiting K, Das S. Deletion analysis of the imprinting center region in patients with Angelman syndrome and Prader-Willi syndrome by real-time quantitative PCR. Genet Test. 2004; 8(4):387-94. PMID: 15684868.
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    48. Klepper J, Schaper J, Raca G, Coryell J, Das S, Hayflick SJ, Voit T. Progressive dystonia in a 12-year-old boy. Eur J Paediatr Neurol. 2003; 7(2):85-8. PMID: 12697433.
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    49. Samadashwily GM, Raca G, Mirkin SM. Trinucleotide repeats affect DNA replication in vivo. Nat Genet. 1997 Nov; 17(3):298-304. PMID: 9354793.
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