Andrew <span>S.</span> Brohl
Researcher

Andrew S. Brohl

Overview

Dr. Brohl's research focus is in translational genomics, applying next-generation sequencing and assay technology to advance biologic discovery, identify novel targets for therapy, and assist clinical management.

Discipline

    • Sarcoma
    • Chemical Biology and Molecular Medicine Program

Education & Training

    • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, MD
    • Georgetown University, Resident - Internal Medicine
    • National Cancer Institute, Fellow - Hematology and Oncology
Research

Dr. Brohl's research focus is in translational genomics, applying next-generation sequencing and assay technology to advance biologic discovery, identify novel targets for therapy, and assist clinical management. Recent projects include genomic landscape discovery in sarcoma subtypes, identification of drug targets from high-throughput “omics” datatypes, and development of genomics-based personalized cancer therapy program.

Publications

  • Reed DR, Hayashi M, Wagner L, Binitie O, Steppan DA, Brohl AS, Shinohara ET, Bridge JA, Loeb DM, Borinstein SC, Isakoff MS. Treatment pathway of bone sarcoma in children, adolescents, and young adults. Cancer. 2017 Jun;123(12):2206-2218. Pubmedid: 28323337. Pmcid: PMC5485018.
  • Brohl AS, Patidar R, Turner CE, Wen X, Song YK, Wei JS, Calzone KA, Khan J. Frequent inactivating germline mutations in DNA repair genes in patients with Ewing sarcoma. Genet Med. 2017 Aug;19(8):955-958. Pubmedid: 28125078. Pmcid: PMC5529247.
  • Hoggard TM, Henderson-Jackson E, Bui MM, Caracciolo J, Teer JK, Yoder S, Binitie O, Gonzalez RJ, Brohl AS, Reed DR. Myoepithelial carcinoma with RB1 mutation: remarkable chemosensitivity to carcinoma of unknown origin therapy. BMC Cancer. 2017 Apr;17(1):250. Pubmedid: 28390395. Pmcid: PMC5385017.
  • Ballinger ML, Goode DL, Ray-Coquard I, James PA, Mitchell G, Niedermayr E, Puri A, Schiffman JD, Dite GS, Cipponi A, Maki RG, Brohl AS, Myklebost O, Stratford EW, Lorenz S, Ahn SM, Ahn JH, Kim JE, Shanley S, Beshay V, Randall RL, Judson I, Seddon B, Campbell IG, Young MA, Sarin R, Blay JY, O'Donoghue SI, Thomas DM. Monogenic and polygenic determinants of sarcoma risk: an international genetic study. Lancet Oncol. 2016 Sep;17(9):1261-1271. Pubmedid: 27498913.
  • Kothari N, Teer JK, Abbott AM, Srikumar T, Zhang Y, Yoder SJ, Brohl AS, Kim RD, Reed DR, Shibata D. Increased incidence of FBXW7 and POLE proofreading domain mutations in young adult colorectal cancers. Cancer. 2016 Sep;122(18):2828-2835. Pubmedid: 27244218. Pmcid: PMC5014625.
  • Uzilov AV, Ding W, Fink MY, Antipin Y, Brohl AS, Davis C, Lau CY, Pandya C, Shah H, Kasai Y, Powell J, Micchelli M, Castellanos R, Zhang Z, Linderman M, Kinoshita Y, Zweig M, Raustad K, Cheung K, Castillo D, Wooten M, Bourzgui I, Newman LC, Deikus G, Mathew B, Zhu J, Glicksberg BS, Moe AS, Liao J, Edelmann L, Dudley JT, Maki RG, Kasarskis A, Holcombe RF, Mahajan M, Hao K, Reva B, Longtine J, Starcevic D, Sebra R, Donovan MJ, Li S, Schadt EE, Chen R. Development and clinical application of an integrative genomic approach to personalized cancer therapy. Genome Med. 2016 Jun;8(1):62. Pubmedid: 27245685. Pmcid: PMC4888213.
  • Brohl AS, Khushalani NI, Eroglu Z, Markowitz J, Thapa R, Chen YA, Kudchadkar R, Weber JS. A phase IB study of ipilimumab with peginterferon alfa-2b in patients with unresectable melanoma. J Immunother Cancer. 2016 Dec;4:85. Pubmedid: 28031816. Pmcid: PMC5170897.
  • Chang W, Brohl A, Patidar R, Sindiri S, Shern JF, Wei JS, Song YK, Yohe ME, Gryder BE, Zhang S, Calzone KA, Shivaprasad N, Wen X, Badgett T, Miettinen M, Hartman KR, League-Pascual JC, Trahair T, Widemann BC, Merchant MS, Kaplan RN, Lin JC, Khan J. MultiDimensional ClinOmics for Precision Therapy of Children and Adolescent Young Adults with Relapsed and Refractory Cancer: A Report from the Center for Cancer Research. Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Aug;22(15):3810-3820. Pubmedid: 26994145. Pmcid: PMC4970946.
  • Brock CO, Brohl AS, Običan SG. Incidence, pathophysiology, and clinical manifestations of antiphospholipid syndrome. Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today. 2015 Sep;105(3):201-208. Pubmedid: 26396056.
  • Brohl AS, Demicco EG, Mourtzikos K, Maki RG. Response to sunitinib of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor with a rare exon 12 PDGFRA mutation. Clin Sarcoma Res. 2015 Sep;5:21. Pubmedid: 26396737. Pmcid: PMC4578851.
  • Brohl AS, Stinson JR, Su HC, Badgett T, Jennings CD, Sukumar G, Sindiri S, Wang W, Kardava L, Moir S, Dalgard CL, Moscow JA, Khan J, Snow AL. Germline CARD11 Mutation in a Patient with Severe Congenital B Cell Lymphocytosis. J Clin Immunol. 2015 Jan;35(1):32-46. Pubmedid: 25352053. Pmcid: PMC4466218.
  • Brohl AS, Li L, Andikyan V, Običan SG, Cioffi A, Hao K, Dudley JT, Ascher-Walsh C, Kasarskis A, Maki RG. Age-stratified risk of unexpected uterine sarcoma following surgery for presumed benign leiomyoma. Oncologist. 2015 Apr;20(4):433-439. Pubmedid: 25765878. Pmcid: PMC4391766.
  • Brohl AS, Solomon DA, Chang W, Wang J, Song Y, Sindiri S, Patidar R, Hurd L, Chen L, Shern JF, Liao H, Wen X, Gerard J, Kim JS, Lopez Guerrero JA, Machado I, Wai DH, Picci P, Triche T, Horvai AE, Miettinen M, Wei JS, Catchpool D, Llombart-Bosch A, Waldman T, Khan J. The genomic landscape of the Ewing Sarcoma family of tumors reveals recurrent STAG2 mutation. PLoS Genet. 2014 Jul;10(7):e1004475. Pubmedid: 25010205. Pmcid: PMC4091782.
  • Shern JF, Chen L, Chmielecki J, Wei JS, Patidar R, Rosenberg M, Ambrogio L, Auclair D, Wang J, Song YK, Tolman C, Hurd L, Liao H, Zhang S, Bogen D, Brohl AS, Sindiri S, Catchpoole D, Badgett T, Getz G, Mora J, Anderson JR, Skapek SX, Barr FG, Meyerson M, Hawkins DS, Khan J. Comprehensive genomic analysis of rhabdomyosarcoma reveals a landscape of alterations affecting a common genetic axis in fusion-positive and fusion-negative tumors. Cancer Discov. 2014 Feb;4(2):216-231. Pubmedid: 24436047. Pmcid: PMC4462130.
  • Solomon DA, Brohl AS, Khan J, Miettinen M. Clinicopathologic features of a second patient with Ewing-like sarcoma harboring CIC-FOXO4 gene fusion. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014 Dec;38(12):1724-1725. Pubmedid: 25321332. Pmcid: PMC4229425.
  • Farid M, Ahn L, Brohl A, Cioffi A, Maki RG. Consumptive coagulopathy in angiosarcoma: a recurrent phenomenon?. Sarcoma. 2014 Apr;2014:617102. Pubmedid: 24693222. Pmcid: PMC3945465.
  • Brohl AS, Song JY, Lieberman R, Gause B. Synchronous indolent primary gastrointestinal lymphomas managed successfully with conservative measures. Am J Ther. 2013 Mar;20(5):549-553. Pubmedid: 22020085. Pmcid: PMC3266981.