Dorothy Anna Sipkins, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Research Professor in Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute
Affiliate of the Regeneration Next Initiative
Campus mail DUMC 103867, Durham, NC 27710
Email address dorothy.sipkins@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Hematology-Oncology Fellowship, Hematology Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 2001 - 2005
  • Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1999 - 2001
  • Ph.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, 1999
  • M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, 1999

Publications

Boyerinas, B, Yesilkanal, AE, Pontier, A, and Sipkins, DA. "Hijacking the Niche: The Role of Stromal Osteopontin in the Induction of Leukemic Dormancy within the Bone Marrow Microenvironment." November 18, 2011.

Scholars@Duke

Boyerinas, B, and Sipkins, DA. "HSPCs in the balance: The vascular niche." Cell stem cell 7, no. 6 (December 2010): 645-646.

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Burness, ML, and Sipkins, DA. "The stem cell niche in health and malignancy." Seminars in cancer biology 20, no. 2 (April 2010): 107-115. (Review)

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Sipkins, DA. "Rendering the leukemia cell susceptible to attack." The New England journal of medicine 361, no. 13 (September 2009): 1307-1309.

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Colmone, A, Amorim, M, Pontier, AL, Wang, S, Jablonski, E, and Sipkins, DA. "Leukemic cells create bone marrow niches that disrupt the behavior of normal hematopoietic progenitor cells." Science (New York, N.Y.) 322, no. 5909 (December 2008): 1861-1865.

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Colmone, A, and Sipkins, DA. "Beyond angiogenesis: the role of endothelium in the bone marrow vascular niche." January 2008.

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Sipkins, DA. "Chemotherapy and the bone marrow stroma." Leukemia & lymphoma 49, no. 1 (January 2008): 17-18.

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Colmone, A, Amorim, M, Pontier, A, Wang, S, Jablonski, E, and Sipkins, DA. "MALIGNANT GROWTH IN THE BONE MARROW CREATES ABNORMAL HEMATOPOIETIC PROGENITOR CELL NICHES." ANTICANCER RESEARCH 28, no. 5C (2008): 3555-3555.

Scholars@Duke

Colmone, A, Krishmamoorthy, V, and Sipkins, DA. "Dynamic in vivo imaging reveals that leukemia-induced changes in the bone marrow microenvironment alter mechanisms of metastasis." November 16, 2007.

Scholars@Duke

Wei, X, Sipkins, DA, Pitsillides, CM, Novak, J, Georgakoudi, I, and Lin, CP. "Real-time detection of circulating apoptotic cells by in vivo flow cytometry." Molecular imaging 4, no. 4 (October 2005): 415-416.

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