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Siddhartha Devarakonda, MD

Second-year Fellow

Research Focus

  • Lung cancer

Type of Research

  • Bench/Genomics

Profile

Education
MBBS, Gandhi Medical College, Hyderabad, India
Post-graduate Training
Residency, St. Luke's Hospital, Chesterfield, MO

Peer-reviewed Manuscripts

  • Next-generation sequencing of lung cancers: lessons learned and future directions
    Devarakonda S, Masood A, Govindan R
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 2017 Feb;31(1):1-12
  • Adjuvant chemotherapy for patients with T2N0M0 NSCLC
    Morgensztern D, Du L, Waqar SN, Patel A, Samson P, Devarakonda S, Gao F, Robinson CG, Bradley J, Baggstrom M, Masood A, Govindan R, Puri V
    J Thorac Oncol 2016 Oct;11(10):1729-35
  • New insights into the molecular profile of lung adenocarcinoma and implications for therapy
    Ganesh B, Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 2015 Apr;15(4):361-4
  • Crizotinib: an orphan drug for treating non-small-cell lung cancer
    Devarakonda S, Ganesh B, Mann J, Govindan R
    Expert Opinion on Orphan Drugs 2015;3:1209-18
  • Genomic alterations in lung adenocarcinoma
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    Lancet Oncol 2015 Jul;16(7):e342-51
  • Clonal evolution: multiregion sequencing of esophageal adenocarcinoma before and after chemotherapy
    Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    Cancer Discov 2015 Aug;5(8):796-8
  • Clinical next-generation sequencing in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Hagemann IS, Devarakonda S, Lockwood CM, Spencer DH, Guebert K, Bredemeyer AJ, Al-Kateb H, Nguyen TT, Duncavage EJ, Cottrell CE, Kulkarni S, Nagarajan R, Seibert K, Baggstrom M, Waqar SN, Pfeifer JD, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    Cancer 2015 Feb 15;121(4):631-9
  • A phase I trial of sunitinib and rapamycin in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    Waqar SN, Gopalan PK, Williams K, Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    Chemotherapy 2013;59(1):8-13
  • Review of ongoing clinical trials in non-small-cell lung cancer: a status report for 2012 from the ClinicalTrials.gov Web site
    Subramanian J, Regenbogen T, Nagaraj G, Lane A, Devarakonda S, Zhou G, Govindan R
    J Thorac Oncol 2013 Jul;8(7):860-5
  • Genomics of squamous cell lung cancer
    Rooney M, Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    Oncologist 2013 Jun;18(6):707-16
  • Genomic landscape of squamous cell carcinoma of the lung
    Morgensztern D, Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book 2013:348-53
  • Molecularly targeted therapies in locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    Clin Lung Cancer 2013 Sep;14(5):467-72
  • Clinical applications of The Cancer Genome Atlas project (TCGA) for squamous cell lung carcinoma
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    Oncology (Williston Park) 2013 Sep;27(9):899-906
  • Cancer gene sequencing: ethical challenges and promises
    Devarakonda S, Govindan R, Hammerman PS
    Virtual Mentor 2012 Nov 1;14(11):868-72
  • Cardiovascular risk among university students from developed and developing nations
    Bleske BE, Erickson SR, Fahoum S, Devarakonda KR, Welage LS, Koudmani M, Pantham N, Edwin SB, Devarakonda S, Shea MJ, Martha S, Khalidi N
    Open Cardiovasc Med J 2011;5:117-22

Peer-reviewed Abstracts and Posters

  • Prevalence, clinical risk factors and outcomes of patients with lung cancer presenting with brain metastases
    Waqar SN, Samson PP, Robinson CG, Bradley JD, Devarakonda S, Masood A, Govindan R, Watson M, Gao F, Puri V, Morgensztern D
    J Clin Oncol 34, 2016 (suppl; abstr 2075)
  • Clinical characteristics and treatment outcomes of patients with pulmonary salivary gland-like tumors
    Mizrahi J, Samson PP, Devarakonda S, Masood A, Govindan R, Gao F, Carpenter D, Robinson CG, Puri V, Morgensztern D, Waqar SN
    J Clin Oncol 34, 2016 (suppl; abstr 8534)
  • Circulating cell-free tumor DNA (cfDNA) testing in small cell lung cancer
    Morgensztern D, Devarakonda S, Masood A, Waqar SN, Carmack AC, Banks KC, Lanman RB, Govindan R
    J Clin Oncol 34, 2016 (suppl; abstr e23077)
  • Stage III pulmonary large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (LNEC)
    Du L, Samson P, Waqar SN, Carpenter D, Masood A, Devarakonda S, Robinson C, Govindan R, Puri V, Morgensztern D
    J Clin Oncol 34, 2016 (suppl; abstr 8536)
  • Somatic mutations in mismatch repair pathway genes in non-small cell lung cancer
    Devarakonda S, Masood A, Johanns TM, Lanc I, Du L, Ganesh B, Maggi LB., Waqar SN, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    J Clin Oncol 34, 2016 (suppl; abstr 11523) - Accepted for oral poster discussion
  • Novel SCLC therapies: new chemotherapies (eribulin, aldoxorubicin, etirinotecan, MM398)
    Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    WCLC 2015 - Invited oral presentation
  • Use of chemotherapy for patients with stage IV non-small cell lung cancer
    Waqar SH, Waqar SN, Devarakonda S, Gao F, Robinson C, Puri V, Govindan R, Morgensztern D
    J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e19010)
  • Adjuvant chemotherapy for patients with T2N0M0 non-small cell lung cancer
    Morgensztern D, Waqar SN, Patel A, Devarakonda S, Waqar SH, Gao F, Robinson CG, Bradley JD, Baggstrom MQ, Govindan R, Puri V
    J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr 7520)
  • Reclassifying lung cancer based on tumor biology
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    ESMO, 2014
  • BRCAness in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Waqar SN, Devarakonda S, Michel LS, Maggi LB, Watson M, Guebert K, Carpenter D, Sleckman BP, Govindan R, Morgensztern D
    J Clin Oncol 32:5s, 2014 (suppl; abstr 11033) - Accepted for oral presentation
  • Characteristics of 1q amplification in adenocarcinoma of the lung (LUAD)
    Devarakonda S, Waqar SN, Guebert K, Maggi LB, Carpenter D, Ozenberger B, Govindan R, Morgensztern D
    J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e22195)
  • MicroRNA landscape in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Morgensztern D, Devarakonda S, Awh C, Guebert K, Maher C, Maggi LB, Waqar SN, Carpenter D, Robertson G, Link DC, Govindan R
    J Clin Oncol 32, 2014 (suppl; abstr e22194)
  • Prognostic impact of tumor (T) and lymph node (N) status in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Devarakonda S, Xia B, Gao F, Govindan R, Morgensztern D
    J Clin Oncol 31, 2013 (suppl; abstr 8076)
  • Competing mortality (CM) risk in patients with resected stage I and II non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) analysis
    Nagaraj G, Subramanian J, Gao F, Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    J Clin Oncol 31, 2013 (suppl; abstr 7563)
  • Real-world utilization of targeted therapy in cancer treatment
    Subramanian J, Vlahiotis A, Frazee S, Snider K, Devarakonda S, Govindan R
    J Clin Oncol 29: 2011 (suppl; abstr e16618)
  • A survey on insomnia in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
    Subramanian J, Baggstrom MQ, Gilstrap E, De Shields T, Boehmer L, Williams K, Devarakonda S, Gao F, Govindan R
    J Clin Oncol 28, 2010 (suppl; abstr e19553)

Book Chapters

  • Lung cancer and mesothelioma
    Devarakonda S, Waqar SN
    In: DeVita, Hellman and Rosenberg’s Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology Review. Fourth Edition
  • Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Waqar SN
    In: Shields Textbook of Thoracic Surgery (In press)
  • Cancer
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    In: Washington Manual of Medical therapeutics, 35th edition
  • Thymoma and mesothelioma
    Knoche E, Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D
    In: The Washington Manual Hematology and Oncology Subspecialty Consult, 4th edition
  • Carcinoma of unknown primary
    Devarakonda S, Carpenter D, Morgensztern D
    In: The Washington Manual Hematology and Oncology Subspecialty Consult, 4th edition
  • Cancer genomics
    Devarakonda S
    In: Washington University Consult Manual for Hematology and Oncology
  • Cancer biology
    Devarakonda S
    In: Washington University Consult Manual for Hematology and Oncology
  • Genomics: From research tool to the lung cancer clinic
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Belani CP, Govindan R
    In: 2013 WCLC Educational Book
  • Chemotherapy in early stage lung cancer
    Subramanian J, Devarakonda S, Rajagopal K, Waqar S, Govindan R
    In: Thoracic Oncology: A Multidisciplinary Approach
  • Chapter 1: Role of next-generation sequencing technologies
    Devarakonda S, Morgensztern D, Govindan R
    In: Targeted Therapies in Oncology, Second Edition. Taylor & Francis