Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Stanford University School of Medicine

Phone: (650) 725 5901

Lab Contact Information:
265 Campus Drive
LLSCR Building, Rm. G2078b
Stanford, CA, 94305
Phone: (650) 736 2753
Fax : 650 736 0195


Click here to see the full list of Sweet-Cordero lab publications in pubmed

Key representative publications:

1. Chen R, Khatri P, Mazur PK, Polin M, Zheng Y, Vaka D, Hoang CD, Shrager J, Xu Y, Vicent S, et al. A meta-analysis of lung cancer gene expression identifies PTK7 as a survival gene in lung adenocarcinoma. Cancer Res. 2014.

2. Zheng Y, Moore H, Piryatinska A, Solis T, and Sweet-Cordero EA. Mathematical modeling of tumor cell proliferation kinetics and label retention in a mouse model of lung cancer. Cancer Res. 2013;73(12):3525-33.

3. Zheng Y, de la Cruz CC, Sayles LC, Alleyne-Chin C, Vaka D, Knaak TD, Bigos M, Xu Y, Hoang CD, Shrager JB, et al. A rare population of CD24(+)ITGB4(+)Notch(hi) cells drives tumor propagation in NSCLC and requires Notch3 for self-renewal. Cancer Cell. 2013;24(1):59-74.

4. Vicent S, Sayles LC, Vaka D, Khatri P, Gevaert O, Chen R, Zheng Y, Gillespie AK, Clarke N, Xu Y, et al. Cross-species functional analysis of cancer-associated fibroblasts identifies a critical role for CLCF1 and IL-6 in non-small cell lung cancer in vivo. Cancer Res. 2012;72(22):5744-56.

5. Vicent S, Chen R, Sayles LC, Lin C, Walker RG, Gillespie AK, Subramanian A, Hinkle G, Yang X, Saif S, et al. Wilms tumor 1 (WT1) regulates KRAS-driven oncogenesis and senescence in mouse and human models. J Clin Invest. 2010;120(11):3940-52.

6. Oliver TG, Mercer KL, Sayles LC, Burke JR, Mendus D, Lovejoy KS, Cheng MH, Subramanian A, Mu D, Powers S, et al. Chronic cisplatin treatment promotes enhanced damage repair and tumor progression in a mouse model of lung cancer. Genes Dev. 2010;24(8):837-52.