Leonid Cherkassky

Research Fellow (2011 - 2014)
Office Phone:
212-639-8158

Awards and Scholarships

American College of Surgeons Research Scholarship

Current Employment

Current Employment: Surgical Resident, Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University, Providence, RI.

Publications by Leonid Cherkassky

Villena-Vargas J, Cherkassky L, Colovos C, Servais E, Rodriguez L, Rusch VW, Sadelain M, Adusumilli PS. Critical role of CD28 costimulation in tumor-targeted T-cell therapy clinical trial for pleural malignancies. International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 15th World Conference on Lung Cancer, October 27-30, 2013, Sydney, Australia. (Oral Presentation)

Villena-Vargas J, Rodriguez L, Moroz M, Cherkassky L, Rusch VW, Sadelain M, Ponomarev V, Adusumilli PS. T-cell imaging to noninvasively monitor adoptive T-cell therapy for thoracic malignancies. International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 15th World Conference on Lung Cancer, October 27-30, 2013, Sydney, Australia. (Oral Presentation)

Kadota K, Nitadori J, Cherkassky L, Rusch VW,  Travis WD, Sadelain M, Adusumilli PS. Prognostic impact of tumor-infiltrating immune cells in lung squamous cell carcinoma. International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 15th World Conference on Lung Cancer, October 27-30, 2013, Sydney, Australia. (Oral Presentation)

Kadota K, Cherkassky L, Rusch VW, Travis WD, Sadelain M, Adusumilli PS. Nuclear estrogen receptor-α expression is a significant prognostic factor for recurrence, independent from the IASLC/ATS/ERS classification, in patients with pathologic stage T1aN0M0 disease, and correlates with poor prognostic immune microenvironment in lung adenocarcinoma. International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 15th World Conference on Lung Cancer, October 27-30, 2013, Sydney, Australia. (Oral Presentation)