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Kwang Woo Ahn PhD

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Institute for Health & Equity
Division: Biostatistics
Program: Research

Member of the Cancer Center


Research Experience

  • Survival analysis, variable selection, personalized medicine
  • Publications

  • Group and within-group variable selection for competing risks data (Ahn KW, Sahr N, and Kim S) Lifetime Data Analysis DOI: 10.1007/s10985-017-9400-9 08/08/2017
  • Rituximab-containing reduced-intensity conditioning improves progression-free survival following allogeneic transplantation in B cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. (Epperla N, Ahn KW, Ahmed S, Jagasia M, DiGilio A, Devine SM, Jaglowski S, Kennedy V, Rezvani AR, Smith SM, Sureda A, Fenske TS, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Armand P, Hamadani M) J Hematol Oncol 2017 Jun 12;10(1):117 PMID: 28606176 PMCID: PMC5469142 06/14/2017
  • Directionality of non-permissive HLA-DPB1 T-cell epitope group mismatches does not improve clinical risk stratification in 8/8 matched unrelated donor hematopoietic cell transplantation. (Fleischhauer K, Ahn KW, Wang HL, Zito L, Crivello P, Müller C, Verneris M, Shaw BE, Pidala J, Oudshorn M, Lee SJ, Spellman SR) Bone Marrow Transplant 2017 Sep;52(9):1280-1287 PMID: 28581467 06/06/2017
  • Personalized Prognostic Risk Score for Long-Term Survival for Children with Acute Leukemia after Allogeneic Transplantation. (Bitan M, Ahn KW, Millard HR, Pulsipher MA, Abdel-Azim H, Auletta JJ, Brown V, Chan KW, Diaz MA, Dietz A, Vincent MG, Guilcher G, Hale GA, Hayashi RJ, Keating A, Mehta P, Myers K, Page K, Prestidge T, Shah NN, Smith AR, Woolfrey A, Thiel E, Davies SM, Eapen M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Sep;23(9):1523-1530 PMID: 28527984 05/22/2017
  • Hispanics have the lowest stem cell transplant utilization rate for autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma in the United States: A CIBMTR report. (Schriber JR, Hari PN, Ahn KW, Fei M, Costa LJ, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Angel-Diaz M, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Girnius SK, Hashmi S, Pawarode A, Vesole DH, Wiernik PH, Wirk BM, Marks DI, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Usmani SZ, Mark TM, Nieto YL, D'Souza A) Cancer 2017 Aug 15;123(16):3141-3149 PMID: 28472539 PMCID: PMC5544566 05/05/2017
  • Recipient Immune Modulation with Atorvastatin for Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease Prophylaxis after Allogeneic Transplantation. (Kanate AS, Hari PN, Pasquini MC, Visotcky A, Ahn KW, Boyd J, Guru Murthy GS, Rizzo JD, Saber W, Drobyski W, Michaelis L, Atallah E, Carlson KS, D'Souza A, Fenske TS, Cumpston A, Bunner P, Craig M, Horowitz MM, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 Aug;23(8):1295-1302 PMID: 28412518 04/17/2017
  • Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Aggressive NK Cell Leukemia. A Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Analysis. (Hamadani M, Kanate AS, DiGilio A, Ahn KW, Smith SM, Lee JW, Ayala E, Chao N, Hari P, Bolaños-Meade J, Gress R, Smedegaard Anderson N, Chen YB, Farooq U, Schiller G, Yared J, Sureda A, Fenske TS, Olteanu H) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 May;23(5):853-856 PMID: 28161608 PMCID: PMC5410937 02/06/2017
  • Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Adult Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia. (Liu HD, Ahn KW, Hu ZH, Hamadani M, Nishihori T, Wirk B, Beitinjaneh A, Rizzieri D, Grunwald MR, Sabloff M, Olsson RF, Bajel A, Bredeson C, Daly A, Inamoto Y, Majhail N, Saad A, Gupta V, Gerds A, Malone A, Tallman M, Reshef R, Marks DI, Copelan E, Gergis U, Savoie ML, Ustun C, Litzow MR, Cahn JY, Kindwall-Keller T, Akpek G, Savani BN, Aljurf M, Rowe JM, Wiernik PH, Hsu JW, Cortes J, Kalaycio M, Maziarz R, Sobecks R, Popat U, Alyea E, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2017 May;23(5):767-775 PMID: 28115276 PMCID: PMC5590102 01/25/2017
  • Predictive factors and outcomes for ibrutinib therapy in relapsed/refractory mantle cell lymphoma-a "real world" study. (Epperla N, Hamadani M, Cashen AF, Ahn KW, Oak E, Kanate AS, Calzada O, Cohen JB, Farmer L, Ghosh N, Tallarico M, Nabhan C, Costa LJ, Kenkre VP, Hari PN, Fenske TS) Hematol Oncol 2017 Jan 08 PMID: 28066928 01/10/2017
  • Infection Rates among Acute Leukemia Patients Receiving Alternative Donor Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. (Ballen K, Woo Ahn K, Chen M, Abdel-Azim H, Ahmed I, Aljurf M, Antin J, Bhatt AS, Boeckh M, Chen G, Dandoy C, George B, Laughlin MJ, Lazarus HM, MacMillan ML, Margolis DA, Marks DI, Norkin M, Rosenthal J, Saad A, Savani B, Schouten HC, Storek J, Szabolcs P, Ustun C, Verneris MR, Waller EK, Weisdorf DJ, Williams KM, Wingard JR, Wirk B, Wolfs T, Young JH, Auletta J, Komanduri KV, Lindemans C, Riches ML) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 Sep;22(9):1636-1645 PMID: 27343716 PMCID: PMC5008458 06/28/2016
  • Does FLT3 mutation impact survival after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for acute myeloid leukemia? A Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) analysis. (Deol A, Sengsayadeth S, Ahn KW, Wang HL, Aljurf M, Antin JH, Battiwalla M, Bornhauser M, Cahn JY, Camitta B, Chen YB, Cutler CS, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Hamadani M, Inamoto Y, Jagasia M, Kamble R, Koreth J, Lazarus HM, Liesveld J, Litzow MR, Marks DI, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Reshef R, Rowe JM, Saad AA, Sabloff M, Schouten HC, Shea TC, Soiffer RJ, Uy GL, Waller EK, Wiernik PH, Wirk B, Woolfrey AE, Bunjes D, Devine S, de Lima M, Sandmaier BM, Weisdorf D, Khoury HJ, Saber W) Cancer 2016 Oct;122(19):3005-3014 PMID: 27315441 PMCID: PMC5030151 06/18/2016
  • Reduced-Intensity Transplantation for Lymphomas Using Haploidentical Related Donors Versus HLA-Matched Sibling Donors: A Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Analysis. (Ghosh N, Karmali R, Rocha V, Ahn KW, DiGilio A, Hari PN, Bachanova V, Bacher U, Dahi P, de Lima M, D'Souza A, Fenske TS, Ganguly S, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Prestidge TD, Savani BN, Smith SM, Sureda AM, Waller EK, Jaglowski S, Herrera AF, Armand P, Salit RB, Wagner-Johnston ND, Fuchs E, Bolaños-Meade J, Hamadani M) J Clin Oncol 2016 Sep 10;34(26):3141-9 PMID: 27269951 PMCID: PMC5012706 06/09/2016
  • Pseudo-value approach for conditional quantile residual lifetime analysis for clustered survival and competing risks data (Ahn KW and Logan BR) Annals of Applied Statistics 2016; 10(2): 618-637 05/31/2016
  • Scoring System Prognostic of Outcome in Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Myelodysplastic Syndrome. (Shaffer BC, Ahn KW, Hu ZH, Nishihori T, Malone AK, Valcárcel D, Grunwald MR, Bacher U, Hamilton B, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Saad A, Cutler C, Warlick E, Reshef R, Wirk BM, Sabloff M, Fasan O, Gerds A, Marks D, Olsson R, Wood WA, Costa LJ, Miller AM, Cortes J, Daly A, Kindwall-Keller TL, Kamble R, Rizzieri DA, Cahn JY, Gale RP, William B, Litzow M, Wiernik PH, Liesveld J, Savani BN, Vij R, Ustun C, Copelan E, Popat U, Kalaycio M, Maziarz R, Alyea E, Sobecks R, Pavletic S, Tallman M, Saber W) J Clin Oncol 2016 Jun 01;34(16):1864-71 PMID: 27044940 PMCID: PMC4966345 04/06/2016
  • Impact of early CMV reactivation in cord blood stem cell recipients in the current era. (Ramanathan M, Teira P, Battiwalla M, Barrett J, Ahn KW, Chen M, Green J, Laughlin M, Lazarus HM, Marks D, Saad A, Seftel M, Saber W, Savani B, Waller EK, Wingard J, Auletta JJ, Lindemans CA, Boeckh M, Riches ML) Bone Marrow Transplant 2016 Aug;51(8):1113-20 PMID: 27042847 PMCID: PMC4972682 04/05/2016
  • Allogeneic transplantation provides durable remission in a subset of DLBCL patients relapsing after autologous transplantation. (Fenske TS, Ahn KW, Graff TM, DiGilio A, Bashir Q, Kamble RT, Ayala E, Bacher U, Brammer JE, Cairo M, Chen A, Chen YB, Chhabra S, D'Souza A, Farooq U, Freytes C, Ganguly S, Hertzberg M, Inwards D, Jaglowski S, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Lazarus HM, Nathan S, Pawarode A, Perales MA, Reddy N, Seo S, Sureda A, Smith SM, Hamadani M) Br J Haematol 2016 Jul;174(2):235-48 PMID: 26989808 PMCID: PMC4940282 03/19/2016
  • Age Differences in Recovery After Sport-Related Concussion: A Comparison of High School and Collegiate Athletes. (Nelson LD, Guskiewicz KM, Barr WB, Hammeke TA, Randolph C, Ahn KW, Wang Y, McCrea MA) J Athl Train 2016 Feb;51(2):142-52 PMID: 26974186 PMCID: PMC4852320 03/15/2016
  • Early cytomegalovirus reactivation remains associated with increased transplant-related mortality in the current era: a CIBMTR analysis. (Teira P, Battiwalla M, Ramanathan M, Barrett AJ, Ahn KW, Chen M, Green JS, Saad A, Antin JH, Savani BN, Lazarus HM, Seftel M, Saber W, Marks D, Aljurf M, Norkin M, Wingard JR, Lindemans CA, Boeckh M, Riches ML, Auletta JJ) Blood 2016 May 19;127(20):2427-38 PMID: 26884374 PMCID: PMC4874224 02/18/2016
  • Risk factors and impact of non-Aspergillus mold infections following allogeneic HCT: a CIBMTR infection and immune reconstitution analysis. (Riches ML, Trifilio S, Chen M, Ahn KW, Langston A, Lazarus HM, Marks DI, Martino R, Maziarz RT, Papanicolou GA, Wingard JR, Young JA, Bennett CL) Bone Marrow Transplant 2016 Feb;51(2):322 PMID: 26838373 02/04/2016
  • Comparing Outcomes with Bone Marrow or Peripheral Blood Stem Cells as Graft Source for Matched Sibling Transplants in Severe Aplastic Anemia across Different Economic Regions. (Kumar R, Kimura F, Ahn KW, Hu ZH, Kuwatsuka Y, Klein JP, Pasquini M, Miyamura K, Kato K, Yoshimi A, Inamoto Y, Ichinohe T, Wood WA Jr, Wirk B, Seftel M, Rowlings P, Marks DI, Schultz KR, Gupta V, Dedeken L, George B, Cahn JY, Szer J, Lee JW, Ho AY, Fasth A, Hahn T, Khera N, Dalal J, Bonfim C, Aljurf M, Atsuta Y, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 May;22(5):932-40 PMID: 26797402 PMCID: PMC4826285 01/23/2016
  • The incidence, mortality and timing of Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia after hematopoietic cell transplantation: a CIBMTR analysis. (Williams KM, Ahn KW, Chen M, Aljurf MD, Agwu AL, Chen AR, Walsh TJ, Szabolcs P, Boeckh MJ, Auletta JJ, Lindemans CA, Zanis-Neto J, Malvezzi M, Lister J, de Toledo Codina JS, Sackey K, Chakrabarty JL, Ljungman P, Wingard JR, Seftel MD, Seo S, Hale GA, Wirk B, Smith MS, Savani BN, Lazarus HM, Marks DI, Ustun C, Abdel-Azim H, Dvorak CC, Szer J, Storek J, Yong A, Riches MR) Bone Marrow Transplant 2016 Apr;51(4):573-80 PMID: 26726945 PMCID: PMC4823157 01/05/2016
  • Reduced-intensity transplantation for lymphomas using haploidentical related donors vs HLA-matched unrelated donors. (Kanate AS, Mussetti A, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Ahn KW, DiGilio A, Beitinjaneh A, Chhabra S, Fenske TS, Freytes C, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Hertzberg M, Klyuchnikov E, Lazarus HM, Olsson R, Perales MA, Rezvani A, Riches M, Saad A, Slavin S, Smith SM, Sureda A, Yared J, Ciurea S, Armand P, Salit R, Bolaños-Meade J, Hamadani M) Blood 2016 Feb 18;127(7):938-47 PMID: 26670632 PMCID: PMC4760094 12/17/2015
  • Risk factors and impact of non-Aspergillus mold infections following allogeneic HCT: a CIBMTR infection and immune reconstitution analysis. (Riches ML, Trifilio S, Chen M, Ahn KW, Langston A, Lazarus HM, Marks DI, Martino R, Maziarz RT, Papanicolou GA, Wingard JR, Young JA, Bennett CL) Bone Marrow Transplant 2016 Feb;51(2):277-82 PMID: 26524262 PMCID: PMC4740251 11/03/2015
  • Reduced-Intensity Allografting as First Transplantation Approach in Relapsed/Refractory Grades One and Two Follicular Lymphoma Provides Improved Outcomes in Long-Term Survivors. (Klyuchnikov E, Bacher U, Kröger NM, Hari PN, Ahn KW, Carreras J, Bachanova V, Bashey A, Cohen JB, D'Souza A, Freytes CO, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Hertzberg MS, Holmberg LA, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Klein A, Ku GH, Laport GG, Lazarus HM, Miller AM, Mussetti A, Olsson RF, Slavin S, Usmani SZ, Vij R, Wood WA, Maloney DG, Sureda AM, Smith SM, Hamadani M) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Dec;21(12):2091-2099 PMID: 26253007 PMCID: PMC4639453 08/09/2015
  • A prognostic model predicting autologous transplantation outcomes in children, adolescents and young adults with Hodgkin lymphoma. (Satwani P, Ahn KW, Carreras J, Abdel-Azim H, Cairo MS, Cashen A, Chen AI, Cohen JB, Costa LJ, Dandoy C, Fenske TS, Freytes CO, Ganguly S, Gale RP, Ghosh N, Hertzberg MS, Hayashi RJ, Kamble RT, Kanate AS, Keating A, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Lazarus HM, Marks DI, Nishihori T, Olsson RF, Prestidge TD, Rolon JM, Savani BN, Vose JM, Wood WA, Inwards DJ, Bachanova V, Smith SM, Maloney DG, Sureda A, Hamadani M) Bone Marrow Transplant 2015 Nov;50(11):1416-23 PMID: 26237164 PMCID: PMC4633349 08/04/2015
  • Effect of Different Thicknesses of Pressable Ceramic Veneers on Polymerization of Light-cured and Dual-cured Resin Cements. (Cho SH, Lopez A, Berzins DW, Prasad S, Ahn KW) J Contemp Dent Pract 2015 05 01;16(5):347-52 PMID: 26162252 PMCID: PMC4659509 07/15/2015
  • HLA Mismatch Is Associated with Worse Outcomes after Unrelated Donor Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: An Analysis from the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research. (Verneris MR, Lee SJ, Ahn KW, Wang HL, Battiwalla M, Inamoto Y, Fernandez-Vina MA, Gajewski J, Pidala J, Munker R, Aljurf M, Saber W, Spellman S, Koreth J) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Oct;21(10):1783-9 PMID: 26055300 PMCID: PMC4568127 06/10/2015
  • Impact of Pretransplantation (18)F-fluorodeoxy Glucose-Positron Emission Tomography Status on Outcomes after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. (Bachanova V, Burns LJ, Ahn KW, Laport GG, Akpek G, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Nishihori T, Agura E, Armand P, Jaglowski SM, Cairo MS, Cashen AF, Cohen JB, D'Souza A, Freytes CO, Gale RP, Ganguly S, Ghosh N, Holmberg LA, Inwards DJ, Kanate AS, Lazarus HM, Malone AK, Munker R, Mussetti A, Norkin M, Prestidge TD, Rowe JM, Satwani P, Siddiqi T, Stiff PJ, William BM, Wirk B, Maloney DG, Smith SM, Sureda AM, Carreras J, Hamadani M, Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Lymphoma Working Committee) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Sep;21(9):1605-11 PMID: 25983043 PMCID: PMC4558181 05/20/2015
  • A re-formulation of generalized linear mixed models to fit family data in genetic association studies. (Wang T, He P, Ahn KW, Wang X, Ghosh S, Laud P) Front Genet 2015;6:120 PMID: 25873936 PMCID: PMC4379931 04/16/2015
  • Die spacer thickness reproduction for central incisor crown fabrication with combined computer-aided design and 3D printing technology: an in vitro study. (Hoang LN, Thompson GA, Cho SH, Berzins DW, Ahn KW) J Prosthet Dent 2015 May;113(5):398-404 PMID: 25794915 03/22/2015
  • Comparison of outcomes of allogeneic transplantation for chronic myeloid leukemia with cyclophosphamide in combination with intravenous busulfan, oral busulfan, or total body irradiation. (Copelan EA, Avalos BR, Ahn KW, Zhu X, Gale RP, Grunwald MR, Hamadani M, Hamilton BK, Hale GA, Marks DI, Waller EK, Savani BN, Costa LJ, Ramanathan M, Cahn JY, Khoury HJ, Weisdorf DJ, Inamoto Y, Kamble RT, Schouten HC, Wirk B, Litzow MR, Aljurf MD, van Besien KW, Ustun C, Bolwell BJ, Bredeson CN, Fasan O, Ghosh N, Horowitz MM, Arora M, Szer J, Loren AW, Alyea EP, Cortes J, Maziarz RT, Kalaycio ME, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Mar;21(3):552-8 PMID: 25528388 PMCID: PMC4329042 12/22/2014
  • Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research chronic graft-versus-host disease risk score predicts mortality in an independent validation cohort. (Arora M, Hemmer MT, Ahn KW, Klein JP, Cutler CS, Urbano-Ispizua A, Couriel DR, Alousi AM, Gale RP, Inamoto Y, Weisdorf DJ, Li P, Antin JH, Bolwell BJ, Boyiadzis M, Cahn JY, Cairo MS, Isola LM, Jacobsohn DA, Jagasia M, Klumpp TR, Petersdorf EW, Santarone S, Schouten HC, Wingard JR, Spellman SR, Pavletic SZ, Lee SJ, Horowitz MM, Flowers ME) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2015 Apr;21(4):640-5 PMID: 25528390 PMCID: PMC4359642 12/22/2014
  • On Approximate conditional least squares estimation of a nonlinear state-space model via unscented Kalman filter (Ahn KW, Chan KS) Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 2014; 69, 243-254 12/01/2014
  • Day of injury cognitive performance on the Military Acute Concussion Evaluation (MACE) by U.S. military service members in OEF/OIF. (McCrea M, Guskiewicz K, Doncevic S, Helmick K, Kennedy J, Boyd C, Asmussen S, Ahn KW, Wang Y, Hoelzle J, Jaffee M) Mil Med 2014 Sep;179(9):990-7 PMID: 25181717 09/03/2014
  • Replication of known dental characteristics in porcine skin: Emerging technologies for the imaging specialist (Johnson LT, Radmer TW, Jeutter D, Stafford GL, Thulin J, Wirtz T, Corliss G, Ahn KW, Visotky A, and Groffy RL) National Criminal Justice Reference Service 09/01/2014
  • Nonpermissive HLA-DPB1 mismatch increases mortality after myeloablative unrelated allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. (Pidala J, Lee SJ, Ahn KW, Spellman S, Wang HL, Aljurf M, Askar M, Dehn J, Fernandez Viña M, Gratwohl A, Gupta V, Hanna R, Horowitz MM, Hurley CK, Inamoto Y, Kassim AA, Nishihori T, Mueller C, Oudshoorn M, Petersdorf EW, Prasad V, Robinson J, Saber W, Schultz KR, Shaw B, Storek J, Wood WA, Woolfrey AE, Anasetti C) Blood 2014 Oct 16;124(16):2596-606 PMID: 25161269 PMCID: PMC4199961 08/28/2014
  • An approach for modeling cross-immunity of two strains, with application to variants of Bartonella in terms of genetic similarity. (Ahn KW, Kosoy M, Chan KS) Epidemics 2014 Jun;7:7-12 PMID: 24928664 06/15/2014
  • Outcomes of human leukocyte antigen-matched sibling donor hematopoietic cell transplantation in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: myeloablative versus reduced-intensity conditioning regimens. (Sobecks RM, Leis JF, Gale RP, Ahn KW, Zhu X, Sabloff M, de Lima M, Brown JR, Inamoto Y, Hale GA, Aljurf MD, Kamble RT, Hsu JW, Pavletic SZ, Wirk B, Seftel MD, Lewis ID, Alyea EP, Cortes J, Kalaycio ME, Maziarz RT, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2014 Sep;20(9):1390-8 PMID: 24880021 PMCID: PMC4174349 06/01/2014
  • Characterization of biological pathways associated with a 1.37 Mbp genomic region protective of hypertension in Dahl S rats. (Cowley AW Jr, Moreno C, Jacob HJ, Peterson CB, Stingo FC, Ahn KW, Liu P, Vannucci M, Laud PW, Reddy P, Lazar J, Evans L, Yang C, Kurth T, Liang M) Physiol Genomics 2014 Jun 01;46(11):398-410 PMID: 24714719 PMCID: PMC4042181 04/10/2014
  • Allotransplantation for patients age ≥40 years with non-Hodgkin lymphoma: encouraging progression-free survival. (McClune BL, Ahn KW, Wang HL, Antin JH, Artz AS, Cahn JY, Deol A, Freytes CO, Hamadani M, Holmberg LA, Jagasia MH, Jakubowski AA, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Lazarus HM, Miller AM, Olsson R, Pedersen TL, Pidala J, Pulsipher MA, Rowe JM, Saber W, van Besien KW, Waller EK, Aljurf MD, Akpek G, Bacher U, Chao NJ, Chen YB, Cooper BW, Dehn J, de Lima MJ, Hsu JW, Lewis ID, Marks DI, McGuirk J, Cairo MS, Schouten HC, Szer J, Ramanathan M, Savani BN, Seftel M, Socie G, Vij R, Warlick ED, Weisdorf DJ) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2014 Jul;20(7):960-8 PMID: 24641829 PMCID: PMC4057955 03/20/2014
  • Unrelated umbilical cord blood transplant for adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia in first and second complete remission: a comparison with allografts from adult unrelated donors (Marks DI, Ahn KW, Zhong X, Appelbaum FR, Bachanova V, Barker JN, Brunstein CG, Gibson J, Kebriaei P, Lazarus HM, Olsson R, Perales MA, Pidala J, Savani B, Rocha V, Eapen M.) Haematologica 2014 Feb;99(2):322-8 02/01/2014
  • Pseudo-value approach for comparing survival medians for dependent data. (Ahn KW, Mendolia F) Stat Med 2014 Apr 30;33(9):1531-8 PMID: 24338956 PMCID: PMC3976739 12/18/2013
  • Does total body irradiation conditioning improve outcomes of myeloablative human leukocyte antigen-identical sibling transplantations for chronic lymphocytic leukemia? (Sabloff M, Sobecks RM, Ahn KW, Zhu X, de Lima M, Brown JR, Inamoto Y, Holland HK, Aljurf MD, Laughlin MJ, Kamble RT, Hsu JW, Wirk BM, Seftel M, Lewis ID, Arora M, Alyea EP, Kalaycio ME, Cortes J, Maziarz RT, Gale RP, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2014 Mar;20(3):421-4 PMID: 24321745 PMCID: PMC4026353 12/11/2013
  • Regression models in Bone Marrow Transplantation – A Case Study (Zhang M, Pasquini M and Ahn KW) Chapter 12 of Handbook of Survival Analysis edited by J. P. Klein, H. C. van Houwelingen, J. G. Ibrahim, and T. H. Scheike Chapman & Hall/CRC, Boca Raton, FL, 2013; 243-262 11/01/2013
  • Reduced-intensity hematopoietic cell transplantation for patients with primary myelofibrosis: a cohort analysis from the center for international blood and marrow transplant research. (Gupta V, Malone AK, Hari PN, Ahn KW, Hu ZH, Gale RP, Ballen KK, Hamadani M, Olavarria E, Gerds AT, Waller EK, Costa LJ, Antin JH, Kamble RT, van Besien KM, Savani BN, Schouten HC, Szer J, Cahn JY, de Lima MJ, Wirk B, Aljurf MD, Popat U, Bejanyan N, Litzow MR, Norkin M, Lewis ID, Hale GA, Woolfrey AE, Miller AM, Ustun C, Jagasia MH, Lill M, Maziarz RT, Cortes J, Kalaycio ME, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2014 Jan;20(1):89-97 PMID: 24161923 PMCID: PMC3886623 10/29/2013
  • Effect of race on outcomes after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for severe aplastic anemia. (Eckrich MJ, Ahn KW, Champlin RE, Coccia P, Godder K, Horan J, Margolis D, Deeg HJ, Eapen M) Am J Hematol 2014 Feb;89(2):125-9 PMID: 24122901 PMCID: PMC4109804 10/15/2013
  • Better leukemia-free and overall survival in AML in first remission following cyclophosphamide in combination with busulfan compared with TBI. (Copelan EA, Hamilton BK, Avalos B, Ahn KW, Bolwell BJ, Zhu X, Aljurf M, van Besien K, Bredeson C, Cahn JY, Costa LJ, de Lima M, Gale RP, Hale GA, Halter J, Hamadani M, Inamoto Y, Kamble RT, Litzow MR, Loren AW, Marks DI, Olavarria E, Roy V, Sabloff M, Savani BN, Seftel M, Schouten HC, Ustun C, Waller EK, Weisdorf DJ, Wirk B, Horowitz MM, Arora M, Szer J, Cortes J, Kalaycio ME, Maziarz RT, Saber W) Blood 2013 Dec 05;122(24):3863-70 PMID: 24065243 PMCID: PMC3854108 09/26/2013
  • Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for neuroblastoma: the CIBMTR experience. (Hale GA, Arora M, Ahn KW, He W, Camitta B, Bishop MR, Bitan M, Cairo MS, Chan K, Childs RW, Copelan E, Davies SM, Perez MA, Doyle JJ, Gale RP, Vicent MG, Horn BN, Hussein AA, Jodele S, Kamani NR, Kasow KA, Kletzel M, Lazarus HM, Lewis VA, Myers KC, Olsson R, Pulsipher M, Qayed M, Sanders JE, Shaw PJ, Soni S, Stiff PJ, Stadtmauer EA, Ueno NT, Wall DA, Grupp SA) Bone Marrow Transplant 2013 Aug;48(8):1056-64 PMID: 23419433 PMCID: PMC3661721 02/20/2013
  • On the convergence rate of the unscented transformation (Ahn KW and Chan KS) Annals of the Institute of Statistical Mathematics 2013; 65, 889-912 02/19/2013
  • Impact of pretransplantation conditioning regimens on outcomes of allogeneic transplantation for chemotherapy-unresponsive diffuse large B cell lymphoma and grade III follicular lymphoma. (Hamadani M, Saber W, Ahn KW, Carreras J, Cairo MS, Fenske TS, Gale RP, Gibson J, Hale GA, Hari PN, Hsu JW, Inwards DJ, Kamble RT, Klein A, Maharaj D, Marks DI, Rizzieri DA, Savani BN, Schouten HC, Waller EK, Wirk B, Laport GG, Montoto S, Maloney DG, Lazarus HM) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 May;19(5):746-53 PMID: 23380340 PMCID: PMC3650915 02/06/2013
  • Birth order and transplantation outcome in HLA-identical sibling stem cell transplantation: an analysis on behalf of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplantation. (Dobbelstein C, Ahn KW, Haagenson M, Hale GA, van Rood JJ, Miklos D, Waller EK, Spellman SR, Fernandez-Vina M, Ganser A, Aljurf M, Bornhaeuser M, Gupta V, Marino SR, Pollack MS, Reddy V, Eder M, Lee SJ) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 May;19(5):741-5 PMID: 23380341 PMCID: PMC3864760 02/06/2013
  • Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for chemotherapy-unresponsive mantle cell lymphoma: a cohort analysis from the center for international blood and marrow transplant research. (Hamadani M, Saber W, Ahn KW, Carreras J, Cairo MS, Fenske TS, Gale RP, Gibson J, Hale GA, Hari PN, Hsu JW, Inwards DJ, Kamble RT, Klein A, Maharaj D, Marks DI, Rizzieri DA, Savani BN, Schouten HC, Waller EK, Wirk B, Lazarus HM) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2013 Apr;19(4):625-31 PMID: 23333532 PMCID: PMC3640440 01/22/2013
  • Increased proliferative cells in the medullary thick ascending limb of the loop of Henle in the Dahl salt-sensitive rat. (Yang C, Stingo FC, Ahn KW, Liu P, Vannucci M, Laud PW, Skelton M, O'Connor P, Kurth T, Ryan RP, Moreno C, Tsaih SW, Patone G, Hummel O, Jacob HJ, Liang M, Cowley AW Jr) Hypertension 2013 Jan;61(1):208-15 PMID: 23184381 PMCID: PMC3760736 11/28/2012
  • Transplantation for autoimmune diseases in north and South America: a report of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research. (Pasquini MC, Voltarelli J, Atkins HL, Hamerschlak N, Zhong X, Ahn KW, Sullivan KM, Carrum G, Andrey J, Bredeson CN, Cairo M, Gale RP, Hahn T, Storek J, Horowitz MM, McSweeney PA, Griffith LM, Muraro PA, Pavletic SZ, Nash RA) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2012 Oct;18(10):1471-8 PMID: 22705497 PMCID: PMC3950896 06/19/2012
  • Impact of immune modulation with in vivo T-cell depletion and myleoablative total body irradiation conditioning on outcomes after unrelated donor transplantation for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. (Veys P, Wynn RF, Ahn KW, Samarasinghe S, He W, Bonney D, Craddock J, Cornish J, Davies SM, Dvorak CC, Duerst RE, Gross TG, Kapoor N, Kitko C, Krance RA, Leung W, Lewis VA, Steward C, Wagner JE, Carpenter PA, Eapen M) Blood 2012 Jun 21;119(25):6155-61 PMID: 22573402 PMCID: PMC3383023 05/11/2012
  • Reduced-intensity conditioning transplantation in acute leukemia: the effect of source of unrelated donor stem cells on outcomes. (Brunstein CG, Eapen M, Ahn KW, Appelbaum FR, Ballen KK, Champlin RE, Cutler C, Kan F, Laughlin MJ, Soiffer RJ, Weisdorf DJ, Woolfrey A, Wagner JE) Blood 2012 Jun 07;119(23):5591-8 PMID: 22496153 PMCID: PMC3369691 04/13/2012
  • Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for advanced polycythemia vera and essential thrombocythemia. (Ballen KK, Woolfrey AE, Zhu X, Ahn KW, Wirk B, Arora M, George B, Savani BN, Bolwell B, Porter DL, Copelan E, Hale G, Schouten HC, Lewis I, Cahn JY, Halter J, Cortes J, Kalaycio ME, Antin J, Aljurf MD, Carabasi MH, Hamadani M, McCarthy P, Pavletic S, Gupta V, Deeg HJ, Maziarz RT, Horowitz MM, Saber W) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2012 Sep;18(9):1446-54 PMID: 22449610 PMCID: PMC3499973 03/28/2012
  • Long-term survival and late deaths after hematopoietic cell transplantation for primary immunodeficiency diseases and inborn errors of metabolism. (Eapen M, Ahn KW, Orchard PJ, Cowan MJ, Davies SM, Fasth A, Hassebroek A, Ayas M, Bonfim C, O'Brien TA, Gross TG, Horwitz M, Horwitz E, Kapoor N, Kurtzberg J, Majhail N, Ringden O, Szabolcs P, Veys P, Baker KS) Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2012 Sep;18(9):1438-45 PMID: 22430083 PMCID: PMC3390445 03/21/2012
  • Reduced intensity conditioning is superior to nonmyeloablative conditioning for older chronic myelogenous leukemia patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplant during the tyrosine kinase inhibitor era. (Warlick E, Ahn KW, Pedersen TL, Artz A, de Lima M, Pulsipher M, Akpek G, Aljurf M, Cahn JY, Cairo M, Chen YB, Cooper B, Deol A, Giralt S, Gupta V, Khoury HJ, Kohrt H, Lazarus HM, Lewis I, Olsson R, Pidala J, Savani BN, Seftel M, Socié G, Tallman M, Ustun C, Vij R, Vindeløv L, Weisdorf D) Blood 2012 Apr 26;119(17):4083-90 PMID: 22408257 PMCID: PMC3350369 03/13/2012
  • Electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy performed by thoracic surgeons: one center's early success. (Pearlstein DP, Quinn CC, Burtis CC, Ahn KW, Katch AJ) Ann Thorac Surg 2012 Mar;93(3):944-9; discussion 949-50 PMID: 22277964 01/27/2012
  • 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
  • Incidence, clinical course, and predictors of prolonged recovery time following sport-related concussion in high school and college athletes (McCrea M., Guskiewicz K., Randolph C., Barr W.B., Hammeke TA, Marshall S.W., Powell M.R., Ahn, K. W., Wang, Y., and Kelly, J. P.) Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society 2012; 18, 1–12 01/02/2012
  • A methodology for 3-D quantification of anterior tooth width (Johnson, L. T., Radmer, T. W., Visotcky, A. D., Ahn, K. W., Blinka, D. D., and Wirtz, T.) Journal of Forensic Identification 2011; 61 (3), 296-310 07/01/2011
  • Activity level, functional health, and quality of life of children with myelomeningocele as perceived by parents. (Flanagan A, Gorzkowski M, Altiok H, Hassani S, Ahn KW) Clin Orthop Relat Res 2011 May;469(5):1230-5 PMID: 21042893 PMCID: PMC3069265 11/03/2010
  • Efficient Markov chain Monte Carlo with incomplete multinomial data (Ahn, K. W. and Chan, K. S.) Statistics and Computing 2010; 20 (4) 447-456 10/01/2010
  • Outcomes of pediatric bone marrow transplantation for leukemia and myelodysplasia using matched sibling, mismatched related, or matched unrelated donors. (Shaw PJ, Kan F, Woo Ahn K, Spellman SR, Aljurf M, Ayas M, Burke M, Cairo MS, Chen AR, Davies SM, Frangoul H, Gajewski J, Gale RP, Godder K, Hale GA, Heemskerk MB, Horan J, Kamani N, Kasow KA, Chan KW, Lee SJ, Leung WH, Lewis VA, Miklos D, Oudshoorn M, Petersdorf EW, Ringdén O, Sanders J, Schultz KR, Seber A, Setterholm M, Wall DA, Yu L, Pulsipher MA) Blood 2010 Nov 11;116(19):4007-15 PMID: 20671124 PMCID: PMC2981549 07/31/2010
  • Bayesian inference with incomplete multinomial data: A problem in pathogen diversity (Ahn, K. W., Chan, K. S., Bai Y., and Kosoy, M.) Journal of the American Statistical Association 2010; 105 (490) 600-611 07/01/2010
  • Usefulness of two-dimensional strain echocardiography to predict segmental viability following acute myocardial infarction and optimization using bayesian logistic spatial modeling. (Migrino RQ, Ahn KW, Brahmbhatt T, Harmann L, Jurva J, Pajewski NM) Am J Cardiol 2009 Oct 15;104(8):1023-9 PMID: 19801018 PMCID: PMC2856659 10/06/2009
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