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Carmen R. Bergom MD, PhD

Carmen R. Bergom MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Radiation Oncology
Program: Clinical

Member of the Cancer Center
Member of the Cardiovascular Center


  • Breast Cancer in Women Aged 80 Years or Older: An Analysis of Treatment Patterns and Disease Outcomes. (Ferrigni E, Bergom C, Yin Z, Szabo A, Kong AL) Clin Breast Cancer 2019 Jan 31 PMID: 30819504 03/02/2019    
  • Image Guided Evolution of Nodal Contouring Guidelines in Breast Cancer. (Bergom C, Vogel WV) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2019 Mar 01;103(3):592-594 PMID: 30722970 02/07/2019    
  • Cardiac Remodeling and Reversible Pulmonary Hypertension During Pneumonitis in Rats after 13-Gy Partial-Body Irradiation with Minimal Bone Marrow Sparing: Effect of Lisinopril. (Jacobs ER, Narayanan J, Fish BL, Gao F, Harmann LM, Bergom C, Gasperetti T, Strande JL, Medhora M) Health Phys 2019 Apr;116(4):558-565 PMID: 30624347 PMCID: PMC6384144 01/10/2019       2 Citations
  • Concurrent Radiation and Immunotherapy: Survey of Practice Patterns in the United States. (Amin NP, Remick J, Agarwal M, Desai NA, Bergom C, Simone CB 2nd) Am J Clin Oncol 2019 Feb;42(2):208-214 PMID: 30516568 12/06/2018    
  • Erratum: Methods for detecting host genetic modifiers of tumor vascular function using dynamic near-infrared fluorescence imaging: errata. (Jagtap J, Sharma G, Parchur AK, Gogineni V, Bergom C, White S, Flister MJ, Joshi A) Biomed Opt Express 2018 Jun 01;9(6):2543 PMID: 30258671 PMCID: PMC6154194 09/28/2018    
  • Management of the axilla after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: Sentinel node biopsy and radiotherapy considerations. (Currey A, Patten CR, Bergom C, Wilson JF, Kong AL) Breast J 2018 Nov;24(6):902-910 PMID: 30255534 09/27/2018    
  • Genetic Modifiers of the Breast Tumor Microenvironment. (Flister MJ, Bergom C) Trends Cancer 2018 06;4(6):429-444 PMID: 29860987 PMCID: PMC5990047 06/05/2018    
  • Deep Inspiration Breath Hold: Techniques and Advantages for Cardiac Sparing During Breast Cancer Irradiation. (Bergom C, Currey A, Desai N, Tai A, Strauss JB) Front Oncol 2018;8:87 PMID: 29670854 PMCID: PMC5893752 04/20/2018    
  • Methods for detecting host genetic modifiers of tumor vascular function using dynamic near-infrared fluorescence imaging. (Jagtap J, Sharma G, Parchur AK, Gogineni V, Bergom C, White S, Flister MJ, Joshi A) Biomed Opt Express 2018 Feb 01;9(2):543-556 PMID: 29552392 PMCID: PMC5854057 03/20/2018    
  • STAT5A/B Blockade Sensitizes Prostate Cancer to Radiation through Inhibition of RAD51 and DNA Repair. (Maranto C, Udhane V, Hoang DT, Gu L, Alexeev V, Malas K, Cardenas K, Brody JR, Rodeck U, Bergom C, Iczkowski KA, Jacobsohn K, See W, Schmitt SM, Nevalainen MT) Clin Cancer Res 2018 Apr 15;24(8):1917-1931 PMID: 29483142 PMCID: PMC6036914 02/28/2018    
  • Risk of cancer death by comorbidity severity and use of adjuvant chemotherapy among women with locoregional breast cancer. (Kimmick GG, Li X, Fleming ST, Sabatino SA, Wilson JF, Lipscomb J, Cress R, Bergom C, Anderson RT, Wu XC, Written on behalf of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention National Program of Cancer Registry Patterns of Care Study Group) J Geriatr Oncol 2018 May;9(3):214-220 PMID: 29174187 11/28/2017    
  • Precision Oncology and Genomically Guided Radiation Therapy: A Report From the American Society for Radiation Oncology/American Association of Physicists in Medicine/National Cancer Institute Precision Medicine Conference. (Hall WA, Bergom C, Thompson RF, Baschnagel AM, Vijayakumar S, Willers H, Li XA, Schultz CJ, Wilson GD, West CML, Capala J, Coleman CN, Torres-Roca JF, Weidhaas J, Feng FY) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2018 Jun 01;101(2):274-284 PMID: 28964588 10/02/2017    
  • SmgGDS is a transient nucleolar protein that protects cells from nucleolar stress and promotes the cell cycle by regulating DREAM complex gene expression. (Gonyo P, Bergom C, Brandt AC, Tsaih SW, Sun Y, Bigley TM, Lorimer EL, Terhune SS, Rui H, Flister MJ, Long RM, Williams CL) Oncogene 2017 12 14;36(50):6873-6883 PMID: 28806394 PMCID: PMC5730474 08/15/2017       2 Citations
  • Host genetic modifiers of nonproductive angiogenesis inhibit breast cancer. (Flister MJ, Tsaih SW, Stoddard A, Plasterer C, Jagtap J, Parchur AK, Sharma G, Prisco AR, Lemke A, Murphy D, Al-Gizawiy M, Straza M, Ran S, Geurts AM, Dwinell MR, Greene AS, Bergom C, LaViolette PS, Joshi A) Breast Cancer Res Treat 2017 Aug;165(1):53-64 PMID: 28567545 PMCID: PMC6404538 06/02/2017       3 Citations
  • Combined Hydration and Antibiotics with Lisinopril to Mitigate Acute and Delayed High-dose Radiation Injuries to Multiple Organs. (Fish BL, Gao F, Narayanan J, Bergom C, Jacobs ER, Cohen EP, Moulder JE, Orschell CM, Medhora M) Health Phys 2016 11;111(5):410-9 PMID: 27682899 PMCID: PMC5065284 09/30/2016       11 Citations
  • Association of Locoregional Control With High Body Mass Index in Women Undergoing Breast Conservation Therapy for Early-Stage Breast Cancer. (Bergom C, Kelly T, Bedi M, Saeed H, Prior P, Rein LE, Szabo A, Wilson JF, Currey AD, White J) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 09 01;96(1):65-71 PMID: 27511848 PMCID: PMC4985015 08/12/2016       3 Citations
  • The tumor-suppressive small GTPase DiRas1 binds the noncanonical guanine nucleotide exchange factor SmgGDS and antagonizes SmgGDS interactions with oncogenic small GTPases. (Bergom C, Hauser AD, Rymaszewski A, Gonyo P, Prokop JW, Jennings BC, Lawton AJ, Frei A, Lorimer EL, Aguilera-Barrantes I, Mackinnon AC Jr, Noon K, Fierke CA, Williams CL) J Biol Chem 2016 May 13;291(20):10948 PMID: 27197236 PMCID: PMC4865938 05/20/2016    
  • A Comparison of Lumpectomy Cavity Delineations Between Use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography Acquired With Patient in Prone Position for Radiation Therapy Planning of Breast Cancer. (Huang W, Currey A, Chen X, Li B, Bergom C, Kelly T, Wilson JF, Li XA) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2016 Mar 15;94(4):832-40 PMID: 26972656 03/15/2016       4 Citations
  • The Tumor-suppressive Small GTPase DiRas1 Binds the Noncanonical Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor SmgGDS and Antagonizes SmgGDS Interactions with Oncogenic Small GTPases. (Bergom C, Hauser AD, Rymaszewski A, Gonyo P, Prokop JW, Jennings BC, Lawton AJ, Frei A, Lorimer EL, Aguilera-Barrantes I, Mackinnon AC, Noon K, Fierke CA, Williams CL) J Biol Chem 2016 Mar 18;291(12):6534-45 PMID: 26814130 PMCID: PMC4813585 01/28/2016       9 Citations
  • Reducing the Human Burden of Breast Cancer: Advanced Radiation Therapy Yields Improved Treatment Outcomes. (Currey AD, Bergom C, Kelly TR, Wilson JF) Breast J 2015 Nov-Dec;21(6):610-20 PMID: 26412023 09/29/2015       4 Citations
  • Adaptive replanning to account for lumpectomy cavity change in sequential boost after whole-breast irradiation. (Chen X, Qiao Q, DeVries A, Li W, Currey A, Kelly T, Bergom C, Wilson JF, Li XA) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2014 Dec 01;90(5):1208-15 PMID: 25442046 12/03/2014       4 Citations
  • The SmgGDS splice variant SmgGDS-558 is a key promoter of tumor growth and RhoA signaling in breast cancer. (Hauser AD, Bergom C, Schuld NJ, Chen X, Lorimer EL, Huang J, Mackinnon AC, Williams CL) Mol Cancer Res 2014 Jan;12(1):130-42 PMID: 24197117 PMCID: PMC4285378 11/08/2013       14 Citations
  • A phase I/II study piloting accelerated partial breast irradiation using CT-guided intensity modulated radiation therapy in the prone position. (Bergom C, Prior P, Kainz K, Morrow NV, Ahunbay EE, Walker A, Allen Li X, White J) Radiother Oncol 2013 Aug;108(2):215-9 PMID: 23932158 08/13/2013       10 Citations
  • Prone whole-breast irradiation using three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy in women undergoing breast conservation for early disease yields high rates of excellent to good cosmetic outcomes in patients with large and/or pendulous breasts. (Bergom C, Kelly T, Morrow N, Wilson JF, Walker A, Xiang Q, Ahn KW, White J) Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2012 Jul 01;83(3):821-8 PMID: 22208973 PMCID: PMC3845369 01/03/2012       25 Citations
  • An alternatively spliced isoform of PECAM-1 is expressed at high levels in human and murine tissues, and suggests a novel role for the C-terminus of PECAM-1 in cytoprotective signaling. (Bergom C, Paddock C, Gao C, Holyst T, Newman DK, Newman PJ) J Cell Sci 2008 Apr 15;121(Pt 8):1235-42 PMID: 18388311 PMCID: PMC2567807 04/05/2008       9 Citations
  • The cell-adhesion and signaling molecule PECAM-1 is a molecular mediator of resistance to genotoxic chemotherapy. (Bergom C, Goel R, Paddock C, Gao C, Newman DK, Matsuyama S, Newman PJ) Cancer Biol Ther 2006 Dec;5(12):1699-707 PMID: 17106245 11/16/2006       25 Citations
  • Mechanisms of PECAM-1-mediated cytoprotection and implications for cancer cell survival. (Bergom C, Gao C, Newman PJ) Leuk Lymphoma 2005 Oct;46(10):1409-21 PMID: 16194886 10/01/2005       26 Citations
  • Endothelial cell PECAM-1 confers protection against endotoxic shock. (Maas M, Stapleton M, Bergom C, Mattson DL, Newman DK, Newman PJ) Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2005 Jan;288(1):H159-64 PMID: 15319204 08/21/2004       72 Citations
  • PECAM-1 functions as a specific and potent inhibitor of mitochondrial-dependent apoptosis. (Gao C, Sun W, Christofidou-Solomidou M, Sawada M, Newman DK, Bergom C, Albelda SM, Matsuyama S, Newman PJ) Blood 2003 Jul 01;102(1):169-79 PMID: 12649141 03/22/2003       89 Citations
  • Last update: 03/11/2019
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