Rafat Abonour

  • 3527 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
1976 …2020

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  • 3527 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
  • 76 Article
  • 8 Review article
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2020

Connect MM Registry as a national reference for United States multiple myeloma patients

on behalf of Connect MM Registry Investigators, Jan 1 2020, In : Cancer Medicine. 9, 1, p. 35-42 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

High-dose chemotherapy plus peripheral blood stem cell transplantation for patients with relapsed germ cell tumors and active brain metastases

Kalra, M., Adra, N., Hanna, N., Abonour, R. & Einhorn, L. H., Mar 15 2020, In : Cancer. 126, 6, p. 1202-1207 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2019

Development of a prognostic model for overall survival in multiple myeloma using the Connect® MM Patient Registry

on behalf of the CONNECT MM Registry Investigators, Dec 1 2019, In : British journal of haematology. 187, 5, p. 602-614 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2018

Cancer-related loneliness mediates the relationships between social constraints and symptoms among cancer patients

Adams, R. N., Mosher, C. E., Winger, J. G., Abonour, R. & Kroenke, K., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 41, 2, p. 243-252 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Heterogeneity of Second-Line Treatment for Patients With Multiple Myeloma in the Connect MM Registry (2010-2016)

Jagannath, S., Abonour, R., Durie, B. G. M., Gasparetto, C., Hardin, J. W., Narang, M., Terebelo, H. R., Toomey, K., Wagner, L., Srinivasan, S., Kitali, A., Yue, L., Flick, E. D., Agarwal, A. & Rifkin, R. M., Jul 2018, In : Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia. 18, 7, p. 480-485.e3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Impact of post-ASCT maintenance therapy on outcomes in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma in connect MM

Jagannath, S., Abonour, R., Durie, B. G. M., Narang, M., Terebelo, H. R., Gasparetto, C. J., Toomey, K., Hardin, J. W., Wagner, L., Agarwal, A., Srinivasan, S., Kitali, A., Dawn Flick, E., Sturniolo, M. & Rifkin, R. M., Jul 10 2018, In : Blood Advances. 2, 13, p. 1608-1615 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Scopus citations

Impact of post-transplantation maintenance therapy on health-related quality of life in patients with multiple myeloma: data from the Connect® MM Registry

Abonour, R., Wagner, L., Durie, B. G. M., Jagannath, S., Narang, M., Terebelo, H. R., Gasparetto, C. J., Toomey, K., Hardin, J. W., Kitali, A., Gibson, C. J., Srinivasan, S., Swern, A. S. & Rifkin, R. M., Dec 1 2018, In : Annals of Hematology. 97, 12, p. 2425-2436 12 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Selective inhibition of nuclear export with oral selinexor for treatment of relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma

Vogl, D. T., Dingli, D., Cornell, R. F., Huff, C. A., Jagannath, S., Bhutani, D., Zonder, J., Baz, R., Nooka, A., Richter, J., Cole, C., Vij, R., Jakubowiak, A., Abonour, R., Schiller, G., Parker, T. L., Costa, L. J., Kaminetzky, D., Hoffman, J. E., Yee, A. J. & 12 others, Chari, A., Siegel, D., Fonseca, R., Van Wier, S., Ahmann, G., Lopez, I., Kauffman, M., Shacham, S., Saint-Martin, J. R., Picklesimer, C. D., Choe-Juliak, C. & Keith Stewart, A., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 36, 9, p. 859-866 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations
2017

A first-in-human phase 1 study of a hepcidin monoclonal antibody, LY2787106, in cancer-associated anemia

Vadhan-Raj, S., Abonour, R., Goldman, J. W., Smith, D. A., Slapak, C. A., Ilaria, R. L., Tiu, R. V., Wang, X., Callies, S., Cox, J., Tuttle, J. L., Lau, Y. K. & Roeland, E. J., Mar 21 2017, In : Journal of Hematology and Oncology. 10, 1, 73.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Analysis of Common Eligibility Criteria of Randomized Controlled Trials in Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma Patients and Extrapolating Outcomes

Shah, J. J., Abonour, R., Gasparetto, C., Hardin, J. W., Toomey, K., Narang, M., Srinivasan, S., Kitali, A., Zafar, F., Flick, E. D. & Rifkin, R. M., Sep 2017, In : Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia. 17, 9, p. 575-583.e2

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14 Scopus citations

Efficacy and safety of carfilzomib regimens in multiple myeloma patients relapsing after autologous stem cell transplant: ASPIRE and ENDEAVOR outcomes

Hari, P., Mateos, M. V., Abonour, R., Knop, S., Bensinger, W., Ludwig, H., Song, K., Hajek, R., Moreau, P., Siegel, D. S., Feng, S., Obreja, M., Aggarwal, S. K., Iskander, K. & Goldschmidt, H., Dec 1 2017, In : Leukemia. 31, 12, p. 2630-2641 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
51 Scopus citations

High-dose sitagliptin for systemic inhibition of dipeptidylpeptidase-4 to enhance engraftment of single cord umbilical cord blood transplantation

Farag, S. S., Nelson, R., Cairo, M. S., O'Leary, H. A., Zhang, S., Huntley, C., Delgado, D., Schwartz, J., Zaid, M. A., Abonour, R., Robertson, M. & Broxmeyer, H., Jan 1 2017, In : Oncotarget. 8, 66, p. 110350-110357 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Recognition of early mortality in multiple myeloma by a prediction matrix

Terebelo, H., Srinivasan, S., Narang, M., Abonour, R., Gasparetto, C., Toomey, K., Hardin, J. W., Larkins, G., Kitali, A., Rifkin, R. M. & Shah, J. J., Sep 2017, In : American Journal of Hematology. 92, 9, p. 915-923 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

The Cancer Loneliness Scale and Cancer-related Negative Social Expectations Scale: development and validation

Adams, R. N., Mosher, C. E., Rand, K. L., Hirsh, A. T., Monahan, P. O., Abonour, R. & Kroenke, K., Jul 1 2017, In : Quality of Life Research. 26, 7, p. 1901-1913 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2016

Cell adhesion molecule CD166 drives malignant progression and osteolytic disease in multiple myeloma

Xu, L., Mohammad, K. S., Wu, H., Crean, C., Poteat, B., Cheng, Y., Cardoso, A. A., Machal, C., Hanenberg, H., Abonour, R., Kacena, M. A., Chirgwin, J., Suvannasankha, A. & Srour, E. F., Dec 1 2016, In : Cancer Research. 76, 23, p. 6901-6910 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Cognitive and situational precipitants of loneliness among patients with cancer: A qualitative analysis

Adams, R. N., Mosher, C. E., Abonour, R., Robertson, M. J., Champion, V. L. & Kroenke, K., Mar 2016, In : Oncology nursing forum. 43, 2, p. 156-163 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Outcome with lenalidomide plus dexamethasone followed by early autologous stem cell transplantation in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma on the ECOG-ACRIN E4A03 randomized clinical trial: Long-term follow-up

Biran, N., Jacobus, S., Vesole, D. H., Callander, N. S., Fonseca, R., Williams, M. E., Abonour, R., Katz, M. S., Rajkumar, S. V., Greipp, P. R. & Siegel, D. S., Sep 2 2016, In : Blood Cancer Journal. 6, 9, e466.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

The society for immunotherapy of cancer consensus statement on immunotherapy for the treatment of hematologic malignancies: Multiple myeloma, lymphoma, and acute leukemia

Boyiadzis, M., Bishop, M. R., Abonour, R., Anderson, K. C., Ansell, S. M., Avigan, D., Barbarotta, L., Barrett, A. J., Besien, K., Bergsagel, P. L., Borrello, I., Brody, J., Brufsky, J., Cairo, M., Chari, A., Cohen, A., Cortes, J., Forman, S. J., Friedberg, J. W., Fuchs, E. J. & 28 others, Gore, S. D., Jagannath, S., Kahl, B. S., Kline, J., Kochenderfer, J. N., Kwak, L. W., Levy, R., Lima, M., Litzow, M. R., Mahindra, A., Miller, J., Munshi, N. C., Orlowski, R. Z., Pagel, J. M., Porter, D. L., Russell, S. J., Schwartz, K., Shipp, M. A., Siegel, D., Stone, R. M., Tallman, M. S., Timmerman, J. M., Rhee, F., Waller, E. K., Welsh, A., Werner, M., Wiernik, P. H. & Dhodapkar, M. V., Dec 20 2016, In : Journal for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer. 4, 1, 90.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2015

Carfilzomib, pomalidomide, and dexamethasone for relapsed or refractory myeloma

Shah, J. J., Stadtmauer, E. A., Abonour, R., Cohen, A. D., Bensinger, W. I., Gasparetto, C., Kaufman, J. L., Lentzsch, S., Vogl, D. T., Gomes, C. L., Pascucci, N., Smith, D. D., Orlowski, R. Z. & Durie, B. G. M., Nov 12 2015, In : Blood. 126, 20, p. 2284-2290 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

140 Scopus citations

Connect MM registry: The importance of establishing baseline disease characteristics

Rifkin, R. M., Abonour, R., Terebelo, H., Shah, J. J., Gasparetto, C., Hardin, J., Srinivasan, S., Ricafort, R., Nagarwala, Y. & Durie, B. G. M., Jun 1 2015, In : Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia. 15, 6, p. 368-376 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2013

Children's emotional adaptation to parental BMT

Spath, M. L., Fife, B. L., Monahan, P. O., Decker, C. L., Austin, J. K., Abonour, R. & Wood, L. L., Jan 1 2013, In : Bone marrow transplantation. 48, 1, p. 135-140 6 p.

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4 Scopus citations

In vivo DPP-4 inhibition to enhance engraftment of single-unit cord blood transplants in adults with hematological malignancies

Farag, S. S., Srivastava, S., Messina-Graham, S., Schwartz, J., Robertson, M. J., Abonour, R., Cornetta, K., Wood, L., Secrest, A., Strother, R. M., Jones, D. R. & Broxmeyer, H. E., Apr 1 2013, In : Stem Cells and Development. 22, 7, p. 1007-1015 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations
2012

Aphase 1 trial of the anti-KIR antibody IPH2101 in patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma

Benson, D. M., Hofmeister, C. C., Padmanabhan, S., Suvannasankha, A., Jagannath, S., Abonour, R., Bakan, C., Andre, P., Efebera, Y., Tiollier, J., Caligiuri, M. A. & Farag, S. S., Nov 22 2012, In : Blood. 120, 22, p. 4324-4333 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

144 Scopus citations

Observations of second primary malignancy in patients with multiple myeloma

Ormerod, A., Fausel, C. A., Abonour, R. & Kiel, P. J., Apr 1 2012, In : Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia. 12, 2, p. 113-117 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Palifermin for the reduction of acute GVHD: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Jagasia, M. H., Abonour, R., Long, G. D., Bolwell, B. J., Laport, G. G., Shore, T. B., Durrant, S., Szer, J., Chen, M. G., Lizambri, R. & Waller, E. K., Oct 1 2012, In : Bone Marrow Transplantation. 47, 10, p. 1350-1355 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2011

Antisense oligonucleotide therapy for TTR amyloidosis

Benson, M., Pandey, S., Abonour, R., Jazayeri, A., Siwkowski, A., Monia, B. & Kluve-Beckerman, B., Jun 2011, In : Amyloid. 18, SUPPL. 1, p. 60 1 p.

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A phase I safety study of enzastaurin plus bortezomib in the treatment of relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma

Ghobrial, I. M., Munshi, N. C., Harris, B. N., Shi, P., Porter, N. M., Schlossman, R. L., Laubach, J. P., Anderson, K. C., Desaiah, D., Myrand, S. P., Wooldridge, J. E., Richardson, P. G. & Abonour, R., Jul 1 2011, In : American Journal of Hematology. 86, 7, p. 573-578 6 p.

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22 Scopus citations

A phase I trial of high-dose clofarabine, etoposide, and cyclophosphamide and autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation in patients with primary refractory and relapsed and refractory Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Srivastava, S., Jones, D., Wood, L. L., Schwartz, J. E., Nelson, R. P., Abonour, R., Secrest, A., Cox, E., Baute, J., Sullivan, C., Kane, K., Robertson, M. J. & Farag, S. S., Jul 1 2011, In : Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 17, 7, p. 987-994 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Bortezomib (Velcade) treatment of AL amyloidosis: Indiana University experience

Abonour, R., Kramer, G., Suvannasankha, A. & Benson, M. D., Jun 2011, In : Amyloid. 18, SUPPL. 1, 1 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Phase I trial and pharmacokinetic study of high-dose clofarabine and busulfan and allogeneic stem cell transplantation in adults with high-risk and refractory acute leukemia

Farag, S. S., Wood, L. L., Schwartz, J. E., Srivastava, S., Nelson, R. P., Robertson, M. J., Abonour, R., Secrest, A., Cox, E., Baute, J., Sullivan, C., Kane, K. & Jones, D. R., Apr 2011, In : Leukemia. 25, 4, p. 599-605 7 p.

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Open Access
28 Scopus citations

Prophylaxis with Sirolimus and Tacrolimus ± Antithymocyte Globulin Reduces the Risk of Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease without an Overall Survival Benefit Following Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation

Rosenbeck, L. L., Kiel, P. J., Kalsekar, I., Vargo, C., Baute, J., Sullivan, C. K., Wood, L., Abdelqader, S., Schwartz, J., Srivastava, S., Abonour, R., Robertson, M. J., Nelson, R. P., Cornetta, K., Fausel, C. A. & Farag, S. S., Jun 1 2011, In : Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 17, 6, p. 916-922 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations
2010

Lenalidomide plus high-dose dexamethasone versus lenalidomide plus low-dose dexamethasone as initial therapy for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma: an open-label randomised controlled trial

Rajkumar, S. V., Jacobus, S., Callander, N. S., Fonseca, R., Vesole, D. H., Williams, M. E., Abonour, R., Siegel, D. S., Katz, M. & Greipp, P. R., Jan 2010, In : The lancet oncology. 11, 1, p. 29-37 9 p.

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694 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations

Preclinical activity of a novel multiple tyrosine kinase and aurora kinase inhibitor, ENMD-2076, against multiple myeloma

Wang, X., Sinn, A. L., Pollok, K., Sandusky, G., Zhang, S., Chen, L., Liang, J., Crean, C. D., Suvannasankha, A., Abonour, R., Sidor, C., Bray, M. R. & Farag, S. S., Aug 1 2010, In : British journal of haematology. 150, 3, p. 313-325 13 p.

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30 Scopus citations
2009

Adaptation of family caregivers during the acute phase of adult BMT

Fife, B. L., Monahan, P. O., Abonour, R., Wood, L. L. & Stump, T. E., Jan 1 2009, In : Bone marrow transplantation. 43, 12, p. 959-966 8 p.

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40 Scopus citations

Clinical value of minor responses after 4 doses of rituximab in Waldenström macroglobulinaemia: A follow-up of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group E3A98 trial

Gertz, M. A., Abonour, R., Heffner, L. T., Greipp, P. R., Uno, H. & Rajkumar, S. V., Dec 1 2009, In : British journal of haematology. 147, 5, p. 677-680 4 p.

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36 Scopus citations

Expanded safety experience with lenalidomide plus dexamethasone in relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma

Chen, C., Reece, D. E., Siegel, D., Niesvizky, R., Boccia, R. V., Stadtmauer, E. A., Abonour, R., Richardson, P., Matous, J., Kumar, S., Bahlis, N. J., Alsina, M., Vescio, R., Coutre, S. E., Pietronigro, D., Knight, R. D., Zeldis, J. B. & Rajkumar, V., Jul 1 2009, In : British journal of haematology. 146, 2, p. 164-170 7 p.

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65 Scopus citations
2008

Antimyeloma effects of a sesquiterpene lactone parthenolide

Suvannasankha, A., Crean, C. D., Shanmugam, R., Farag, S. S., Abonour, R., Boswell, H. S. & Nakshatri, H., Mar 15 2008, In : Clinical Cancer Research. 14, 6, p. 1814-1822 9 p.

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29 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations
2007

A practical guide to achieving and maintaining the best response to lenalidomide in multiple myeloma: roundtable proceedings.

Stadtmauer, E. A., Lonial, S., Vesole, D. H., Abonour, R., Alsina, M., Badros, A., Comenzo, R., Durie, B., Giralt, S., Hussein, M., Jakubowiak, A., Mehta, J., Niesvizky, R., Orlowski, R., Siegel, D., Singhal, S., Vescio, R., Wang, M., Zangari, M. & Munshi, N. C., Oct 2007, In : Clinical advances in hematology & oncology : H&O. 5, 10 Suppl 15, p. 7-19, quiz 21-22

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5 Scopus citations
42 Scopus citations

High-dose chemotherapy and stem-cell rescue for metastatic germ-cell tumors

Einhorn, L. H., Williams, S. D., Chamness, A., Brames, M. J., Perkins, S. M. & Abonour, R., Jul 26 2007, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 357, 4, p. 340-348 9 p.

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334 Scopus citations

Hypersensitivity pneumonitis-like syndrome associated with the use of lenalidomide

Thornburg, A., Abonour, R., Smith, P., Knox, K. & Twigg, H. L., May 2007, In : Chest. 131, 5, p. 1572-1574 3 p.

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44 Scopus citations
2006
19 Scopus citations

Decreased homing of retrovirally transduced human bone marrow CD34 + cells in the NOD/SCID mouse model

Hall, K. M., Horvath, T. L., Abonour, R., Cornetta, K. & Srour, E. F., Apr 1 2006, In : Experimental Hematology. 34, 4, p. 433-442 10 p.

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16 Scopus citations