Select Publications

Perus, LJM and Walsh, LA. Microenvironmental Heterogeneity in Brain Malignancies. Frontiers in Immunology. 2019.


Milette S, Fiset PO, Walsh LA, Spicer JD, Quail DF. The innate immune architecture of lung tumors and its implication in disease progression. Journal of Pathology. 2019.


Tabariès S, McNulty A, Ouellet V, Annis MG, Dessureault M, Vinette M, Hachem Y, Lavoie B, Omeroglu A, Simon HG, Walsh LA, Kimbung S, Hedenfalk I, Siegel PM. Afadin cooperates with Claudin-2 to promote breast cancer metastasis. Genes and Development. 2019.


Rayes RF, Mouhanna JG, Nicolau I, Bourdeau F, Giannias B, Rousseau S, Quail D, Walsh LA, Sangwan V, Bertos N, Cools-Lartigue J, Ferri LE, Spicer JD. Primary tumors induce neutrophil extracellular traps with targetable metastasis promoting effects. JCI Insights. 2019.


Walsh LA, Alvarez MJ, Sabio EY, Reyngold M, Makarov V, Mukherjee S, Lee KW, Desrichard A, Turcan S, Dalin MG, Rajasekhar VK, Chen S, Vahdat LT, Califano A, Chan TA. An Integrated Systems Biology Approach Identifies TRIM25 as a Key Determinant of Breast Cancer Metastasis. Cell Reports. 2017.


Quail DF, Olson OC, Bhardwaj P, Walsh LA, Akkari L, Quick ML, Chen IC, Wendel N, Ben-Chetrit N, Walker J, Holt PR, Dannenberg AJ, Joyce JA. Obesity alters the lung myeloid cell landscape to enhance breast cancer metastasis through IL5 and GM-CSF. Nature Cell Biology. 2017,


Riaz N, Havel JJ, Kendall SM, Makarov V, Walsh LA, Desrichard A, Weinhold N, Chan TA. Recurrent SERPINB3 and SERPINB4 mutations in patients who respond to anti-CTLA4 immunotherapy. Nature Genetics. 2016.


*Roy DM, *Walsh LA, Desrichard A, Huse JT, Wu W, Gao J, Bose P, Lee W, Chan TA *co-first authorship. Integrated Genomics for Pinpointing Survival Loci within Arm-Level Somatic Copy Number Alterations. Cancer Cell. 2016.


Walsh LA, Roy DM, Reyngold M, Giri D, Snyder A, Turcan S, Badwe CR, Lyman J, Bromberg J, King TA, Chan TA. RECK controls breast cancer metastasis by modulating a convergent, STAT3-dependent neoangiogenic switch. Oncogene. 2015.


Snyder A, Makarov V, Merghoub T, Yuan J, Zaretsky JM, Desrichard A, Walsh LA, Postow MA, Wong P, Ho TS, Hollmann TJ, Bruggeman C, Kannan K, Li Y, Elipenahli C, Liu C, Harbison CT, Wang L, Ribas A, Wolchok JD, Chan TA. Genetic basis for clinical response to CTLA-4 blockade in melanoma. New England Journal of Medicine. 2014.



Ho AS, Kannan K, Roy DM, Morris LG, Ganly I, Katabi N, Ramaswami D, Walsh LA, Eng S, Huse JT, Zhang J, Dolgalev I, Huberman K, Heguy A, Viale A, Drobnjak M, Leversha MA, Rice CE, Singh B, Iyer NG, Leemans CR, Bloemena E, Ferris RL, Seethala RR, Gross BE, Liang Y, Sinha R, Peng L, Raphael BJ, Turcan S, Gong Y, Schultz N, Kim S, Chiosea S, Shah JP, Sander C, Lee W, Chan TA. The mutational landscape of adenoid cystic carcinoma. Nature Genetics. 2013.


Morris LG, Kaufman AM, Gong Y, Ramaswami D, Walsh LA, Turcan Ş, Eng S, Kannan K, Zou Y, Peng L, Banuchi VE, Paty P, Zeng Z, Vakiani E, Solit D, Singh B, Ganly I, Liau L, Cloughesy TC, Mischel PS, Mellinghoff IK, Chan TA. Recurrent somatic mutation of FAT1 in multiple human cancers leads to aberrant Wnt activation. Nature Genetics. 2013.


*Turcan S, *Rohle D , *Goenka A , Walsh LA , Fang F , Yilmaz E , Campos C , Fabius AW , Lu C , Ward PS , Thompson CB , Kaufman A , Guryanova O , Levine R , Heguy A , Viale A , Morris LG , Huse JT , Mellinghoff IK , Chan TA *Equal first Authorship. IDH1 mutation is sufficient to establish the glioma hypermethylator phenotype. Nature. 2012.

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