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Asher Marks, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology / Oncology); Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology

Contact Information

Asher Marks, MD

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

    PO Box 208064

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8064

    United States

Research Summary

Dr. Marks' research interests include the treatment of pediatric brain tumors and unique needs of adolescent oncology patients, as well as the incorporation of digital technologies into the treatment of these patient populations.

Specialized Terms: Adolescent Oncology; Pediatric Neuro-Oncology; Long Term Effects

Coauthors

Research Interests

Brain Neoplasms; Hematology; Medical Oncology; Neoplasms; Pediatrics; Virtual Reality; Digital Divide

Selected Publications

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
PediatricsA Phase 3 Randomized Trial for Patients With De Novo AML Comparing Standard Therapy Including Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin (GO) to CPX-351 With GO, and the Addition of the FLT3 Inhibitor Gilteritinib for Patients With FLT3 Mutations
PediatricsPrOspective Non-interventional Study in Patients With Locally Advanced or Metastatic TRK Fusion Cancer Treated With Larotrectinib
StepByStep: A Randomized Trial of a Mobile Health and Social Media Physical Activity Intervention Among Adolescent and Young Adult Childhood Cancer Survivors
Supportive Care; Pediatrics; PreventionStepByStep: A Randomized Trial of a Mobile Health and Social Media Physical Activity Intervention Among Adolescent and Young Adult Childhood Cancer Survivors
Leukemia, not otherwise specified; Leukemia, other; PediatricsA Phase III Randomized, Open Label, Multi-center Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Apixaban for Thromboembolism Prevention Versus No Systemic Anticoagulant Prophylaxis During Induction Chemotherapy in Children With Newly Diagnosed Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) or Lymphoma (T or B Cell) Treated With Asparaginase
Leukemia, otherA Phase 1b/2 Study of Pinometostat in Combination With Standard Induction Chemotherapy in Newly Diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia With MLL Rearrangement
Brain and Nervous System; PediatricsA Target Validation/Phase1 Study of BGB-290 in Combination With Temozolomide in Adolescent and Young Adult IDH1/2 Newly Diagnosed and Recurrent Mutant Gliomas
Brain and Nervous System; PediatricsA Phase 2 Study of Dabrafenib (NSC# 763760) With Trametinib (NSC# 763093) After Local Irradiation in Newly-Diagnosed BRAF V600-Mutant High-Grade Glioma (HGG)
Leukemia, not otherwise specified; Leukemia, other; PediatricsAn Open-Label, Multicenter Study of Recombinant Crisantaspase Produced in Pseudomonas Fluorescens (RC-P) in Patients With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)/Lymphoblastic Lymphoma (LBL) Following Hypersensitivity to E. Coli-derived Asparaginases
Other Hematopoietic; PediatricsThe Effectiveness of Lactobacillus Plantarum (LBP) in Preventing Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GvHD) in Children Undergoing Alternative Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Transplantation (HCT)
Leukemia, not otherwise specified; Leukemia, other; PediatricsA Phase 3 Randomized Trial of Inotuzumab Ozogamicin (NSC#: 772518) for Newly Diagnosed High-Risk B-ALL; Risk-Adapted Post-Induction Therapy for High-Risk B-ALL, Mixed Phenotype Acute Leukemia, and Disseminated B-LLy
Hodgkin's LymphomaAn Open-label, Uncontrolled, Multicenter Phase II Trial of MK-3475 (Pembrolizumab) in Children and Young Adults With Newly Diagnosed Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma With Inadequate (Slow Early) Response to Frontline Chemotherapy (KEYNOTE 667)
Leukemia, other; PediatricsA Phase 3 Trial Investigating Blinatumomab ( NSC# 765986) in Combination With Chemotherapy in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Standard Risk or Down Syndrome B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia (B-ALL) and the Treatment of Patients With Localized B-Lymphoblastic Lymphoma (B-LLy)
LiverPediatric Hepatic Malignancy International Therapeutic Trial (PHITT)
Leukemia, not otherwise specified; Leukemia, otherA Phase IB/II Study of Venetoclax (ABT-199) in Combination With Liposomal Vincristine in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory T-Cell or B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Other Hematopoietic; Pediatrics; Sickle Cell DisordersA Study of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT) in Non-Malignant Disease Using a Reduced-Intensity Preparatory Regime
Bones and Joints; Brain and Nervous System; Leukemia, not otherwise specified; Leukemia, other; Lymphoid LeukemiaNCI-COG Pediatric MATCH (Molecular Analysis for Therapy Choice) Screening Protocol
Lymphoid LeukemiaA Phase 2 Study of the JAK1/JAK2 Inhibitor Ruxolitinib With Chemotherapy in Children With De Novo High-Risk CRLF2-Rearranged and/or JAK Pathway-Mutant Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Other Male Genital; OvaryActive Surveillance, Bleomycin, Carboplatin, Etoposide, or Cisplatin in Treating Pediatric and Adult Patients With Germ Cell Tumors
Brain and Nervous System; PediatricsA Clinical and Molecular Risk-Directed Therapy for Newly Diagnosed Medulloblastoma