Nina Shah, MD

Assoc. Prof. Clinical Medicine

Hematology and Oncology UCSF Health

Dr. Nina Shah is a hematologist who specializes in the treatment of multiple myeloma, a type of cancer affecting the blood marrow. She treats patients at the Hematology and Blood Marrow and Transplant Clinic.

Nina received a bachelor’s degree in cognitive neuroscience at Harvard University, followed by a medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in internal medicine at Columbia University and a fellowship in hematology/oncology at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Nina’s areas of professional interest include the intersection of immunology and oncology and helping patients fight multiple myeloma by boosting their immune systems.

An associate professor at UCSF, Dr. Shah belongs to the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology and the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. She speaks Bengali and Spanish.

Education
2010 - Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
2007 - Residency, Internal Medicine, Columbia University
MD, 2002 - , New York University School of Medicine
BA, 1998 - Cognitive Neuroscience, Harvard University
Publications
  1. Dhakal B, D'Souza A, Callander N, Chhabra S, Fraser R, Davila O, Anderson K, Assal A, Badawy SM, Berdeja J, Cerny J, Comenzo R, Chakraborty R, Peter Gale R, Kamble R, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Krem M, Ganguly S, Janakiram M, Kansagra A, Munker R, Murthy H, Patel S, Kumar S, Shah N, Qazilbash M, Hari P. Novel prognostic scoring system for autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation in multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 33094839


  2. Badar T, Hari P, Dávila O, Fraser R, Wirk B, Dhakal B, Freytes CO, Rodriguez Valdes C, Lee C, Vesole DH, Malek E, Hildebrandt GC, Landau H, Murthy HS, Lazarus HM, Berdeja JG, Meehan KR, Solh M, Diaz MA, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Callander NS, Farhadfar N, Bashir Q, Kamble RT, Vij R, Munker R, Kyle RA, Chhabra S, Hashmi S, Ganguly S, Jagannath S, Nishihori T, Nieto Y, Kumar S, Shah N, D'Souza A. African Americans with translocation t(11;14) have superior survival after autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma in comparison with Whites in the United States. 2020. PMID: 32966625


  3. Munshi PN, Vesole D, Jurczyszyn A, Zaucha JM, St Martin A, Davila O, Agrawal V, Badawy SM, Battiwalla M, Chhabra S, Copelan E, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Farhadfar N, Ganguly S, Hashmi S, Krem MM, Lazarus HM, Malek E, Meehan K, Murthy HS, Nishihori T, Olin RL, Olsson RF, Schriber J, Seo S, Shah G, Solh M, Tay J, Kumar S, Qazilbash MH, Shah N, Hari PN, D'Souza A. Age no bar: A CIBMTR analysis of elderly patients undergoing autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 32965680


  4. Dholaria B, Savani BN, Hamilton BK, Oran B, Liu HD, Tallman MS, Ciurea SO, Holtzman NG, Ii GLP, Devine SM, Mannis G, Grunwald MR, Appelbaum F, Rodriguez C, Chaer FE, Shah N, Hashmi SK, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, DeFilipp Z, Aljurf M, Inamoto Y, Jain T, Majhail N, Perales MA, Mohty M, Hamadani M, Carpenter PA, Nagler A. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia: An Evidence-Based Review from the American Society of Transplantation and Cellular Therapy. 2020. PMID: 32966881


  5. Cedena MT, Martin-Clavero E, Wong S, Shah N, Bahri N, Alonso R, Barcenas C, Valeri A, Salazar Tabares J, Sanchez-Pina J, Cuellar C, Martin T, Wolf J, Lahuerta JJ, Martinez-Lopez J. The clinical significance of stringent complete response in multiple myeloma is surpassed by minimal residual disease measurements. 2020. PMID: 32866200


  6. Voorhees PM, Kaufman JL, Laubach JP, Sborov DW, Reeves B, Rodriguez C, Chari A, Silbermann R, Costa LJ, Anderson LD, Nathwani N, Shah N, Efebera YA, Holstein SA, Costello C, Jakubowiak A, Wildes T, Orlowski RZ, Shain KH, Cowan AJ, Murphy SP, Lutska Y, Pei H, Ukropec J, Vermeulen J, de Boer C, Hoehn D, Lin T, Richardson PG. Daratumumab, Lenalidomide, Bortezomib, & Dexamethasone for Transplant-eligible Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma: GRIFFIN. 2020. PMID: 32325490


  7. Narayan R, Galligan D, Lazar AA, Kim S, Fong R, Tan M, Lo M, Arora S, Shah N, Wong SW, Martin T, Wolf J. Modified Hyper-CVAD With Proteasome Inhibition for Multiple Myeloma: A Single-Center Retrospective Analysis. 2020. PMID: 32839138


  8. Martinez-Lopez J, Wong SW, Shah N, Bahri N, Zhou K, Sheng Y, Huang CY, Martin T, Wolf J. Clinical value of measurable residual disease testing for assessing depth, duration, and direction of response in multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 32706892


  9. Ramkumar P, Abarientos AB, Tian R, Seyler M, Leong JT, Chen M, Choudhry P, Hechler T, Shah N, Wong SW, Martin TG, Wolf JL, Roybal KT, Pahl A, Taunton J, Wiita AP, Kampmann M. CRISPR-based screens uncover determinants of immunotherapy response in multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 32589729


  10. Bar M, Ott SM, Lewiecki EM, Sarafoglou K, Wu JY, Thompson MJ, Vaux JJ, Dean DR, Saag KG, Hashmi SK, Inamoto Y, Dholaria BR, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Nagler A, Rodriguez C, Hamilton BK, Shah N, Flowers MED, Savani BN, Carpenter PA. Bone Health Management After Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: An Expert Panel Opinion from the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy. 2020. PMID: 32653624


  11. Shah N, Aiello J, Avigan DE, Berdeja JG, Borrello IM, Chari A, Cohen AD, Ganapathi K, Gray L, Green D, Krishnan A, Lin Y, Manasanch E, Munshi NC, Nooka AK, Rapoport AP, Smith EL, Vij R, Dhodapkar M. The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer consensus statement on immunotherapy for the treatment of multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 32661116


  12. Olson AL, Saliba RM, Oran B, Chen J, Alousi A, Ahmed S, Bashir Q, Ciurea SO, Hosing C, Seon Im J, Kebriaei P, Khouri IF, Mehta R, Nieto Y, Parmar S, Rezvani K, Shah N, Shpall E, Srour SA, Qazilbash M, Andersson BS, Champlin R, Popat UR. Cytogenetics and Blast Count Determine Transplant Outcomes in Patients with Active Acute Myeloid Leukemia. 2020. PMID: 32604096


  13. Holstein SA, Howard A, Avigan D, Bhutani M, Cohen AD, Costa LJ, Dhodapkar MV, Gay F, Gormley N, Green DJ, Hillengass J, Korde N, Li Z, Mailankody S, Neri P, Parekh S, Pasquini MC, Puig N, Roodman GD, Samur MK, Shah N, Shah UA, Shi Q, Spencer A, Suman VJ, Usmani SZ, McCarthy PL. Summary of the 2019 BMT CTN Myeloma Intergroup Workshop on Minimal Residual Disease and Immune Profiling. 2020. PMID: 32589921


  14. Alonso R, Cedena MT, Wong S, Shah N, Ríos-Tamayo R, Moraleda JM, López-Jiménez J, García C, Bahri N, Valeri A, Sánchez R, Collado-Yurrita L, Martin T, Wolf J, Lahuerta JJ, Martínez-López J. Prolonged lenalidomide maintenance therapy improves the depth of response in multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 32433744


  15. Huang HH, Ferguson ID, Thornton AM, Bastola P, Lam C, Lin YT, Choudhry P, Mariano MC, Marcoulis MD, Teo CF, Malato J, Phojanakong PJ, Martin TG, Wolf JL, Wong SW, Shah N, Hann B, Brooks AN, Wiita AP. Proteasome inhibitor-induced modulation reveals the spliceosome as a specific therapeutic vulnerability in multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 32321912


  16. Dhakal B, Patel S, Girnius S, Bachegowda L, Fraser R, Davila O, Kanate AS, Assal A, Hanbali A, Bashey A, Pawarode A, Freytes CO, Lee C, Vesole D, Cornell RF, Hildebrandt GC, Murthy HS, Lazarus HM, Cerny J, Yared JA, Schriber J, Berdeja J, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Meehan K, Holmberg L, Solh M, Diaz MA, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Farhadfar N, Bashir Q, Munker R, Olsson RF, Gale RP, Bayer RL, Seo S, Chhabra S, Hashmi S, Badawy SM, Nishihori T, Gonsalves W, Nieto Y, Efebera Y, Kumar S, Shah N, Qazilbash M, Hari P, D'Souza A. Hematopoietic cell transplantation utilization and outcomes for primary plasma cell leukemia in the current era. 2020. PMID: 32313109


  17. Kambhampati S, Galligan D, Huang CY, Wong S, Wolf J, Martin T, Shah N. A single-center retrospective cohort analysis of venetoclax in relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma. 2020. PMID: 31928108


  18. Sidana S, Shah N. CAR T-cell therapy: is it prime time in myeloma? 2019. PMID: 31808895


  19. Shah EE, Young RP, Wong SW, Damon LE, Wolf JL, Shah ND, Leavitt AD, Loeffler P, Martin TG. Impact of Plerixafor Use at Different Peripheral Blood CD34+ Thresholds on Autologous Stem Cell Collection in Patients with Multiple Myeloma. 2019. PMID: 31785375


  20. Sidana S, Shah N. CAR T-cell therapy: is it prime time in myeloma? 2019. PMID: 31714964


  21. Choudhry P, Mariano MC, Geng H, Martin TG, Wolf JL, Wong SW, Shah N, Wiita AP. DNA methyltransferase inhibitors upregulate CD38 protein expression and enhance daratumumab efficacy in multiple myeloma. 2019. PMID: 31595037


  22. Sully K, Trigg A, Bonner N, Moreno-Koehler A, Trennery C, Shah N, Yucel E, Panjabi S, Cocks K. Estimation of minimally important differences and responder definitions for EORTC QLQ-MY20 scores in multiple myeloma patients. 2019. PMID: 31444815


  23. Bashir Q, Thall PF, Milton DR, Fox PS, Kawedia JD, Kebriaei P, Shah N, Patel K, Andersson BS, Nieto YL, Valdez BC, Parmar S, Rondon G, Delgado R, Hosing C, Popat UR, Oran B, Ciurea SO, Lin P, Weber DM, Thomas SK, Lee HC, Manasanch EE, Orlowski RZ, Williams LA, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. Conditioning with busulfan plus melphalan versus melphalan alone before autologous haemopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma: an open-label, randomised, phase 3 trial. 2019. PMID: 30910541


  24. Ghobrial I, Cruz CH, Garfall A, Shah N, Munshi N, Kaufman J, Boise LH, Morgan G, Adalsteinsson VA, Manier S, Pillai R, Malavasi F, Lonial S. Immunotherapy in Multiple Myeloma: Accelerating on the Path to the Patient. 2019. PMID: 31023594


  25. Stadtmauer EA, Pasquini MC, Blackwell B, Hari P, Bashey A, Devine S, Efebera Y, Ganguly S, Gasparetto C, Geller N, Horowitz MM, Koreth J, Knust K, Landau H, Brunstein C, McCarthy P, Nelson C, Qazilbash MH, Shah N, Vesole DH, Vij R, Vogl DT, Giralt S, Somlo G, Krishnan A. Autologous Transplantation, Consolidation, and Maintenance Therapy in Multiple Myeloma: Results of the BMT CTN 0702 Trial. 2019. PMID: 30653422


  26. Maymani H, Lin P, Saliba RM, Popat U, Bashir Q, Shah N, Patel K, Parmar S, Kebriaei P, Hosing C, Ciurea S, Andersson B, Shpall E, Champlin R, Srour SA, Qazilbash MH. Comparison of Outcomes of Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma Using Three Different Conditioning Regimens. 2019. PMID: 30639822


  27. Gopalakrishnan S, D'Souza A, Scott E, Fraser R, Davila O, Shah N, Gale RP, Kamble R, Diaz MA, Lazarus HM, Savani BN, Hildebrandt GC, Solh M, Freytes CO, Lee C, Kyle RA, Usmani SZ, Ganguly S, Assal A, Berdeja J, Kanate AS, Dhakal B, Meehan K, Kindwall-Keller T, Saad A, Locke F, Seo S, Nishihori T, Gergis U, Gasparetto C, Mark T, Nieto Y, Kumar S, Hari P. Revised International Staging System Is Predictive and Prognostic for Early Relapse (<24 months) after Autologous Transplantation for Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma. 2018. PMID: 30579965


  28. Gowda L, Shah M, Badar I, Bashir Q, Shah N, Patel K, Kanagal-Shamanna R, Mehta R, Weber DM, Lee HC, Manasanch EE, Shah A, Thomas SK, Parmar S, Nieto Y, Orlowski RZ, Champlin R, Qazilbash MH. Primary plasma cell leukemia: autologous stem cell transplant in an era of novel induction drugs. 2018. PMID: 30446740


  29. Popat UR, Mehta RS, Bassett R, Chen J, Valdez BC, Kawedia J, Ahmed S, Alousi AM, Anderlini P, Al-Atrash G, Bashir Q, Ciurea SO, Hosing CM, Im JS, Jones R, Kebriaei P, Khouri I, Marin D, Nieto Y, Olson A, Oran B, Parmar S, Rezvani K, Qazilbash MH, Shah N, Srour SA, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Andersson BS. Fludarabine with a higher versus lower dose of myeloablative timed-sequential busulfan in older patients and patients with comorbidities: an open-label, non-stratified, randomised phase 2 trial. 2018. PMID: 30389035


  30. Scott EC, Hari P, Kumar S, Fraser R, Davila O, Shah N, Gale RP, Diaz MA, Agrawal V, Cornell RF, Ganguly S, Akpek G, Freytes C, Hashmi S, Malek E, Kamble RT, Lazarus H, Solh M, Usmani SZ, Kanate AS, Saad A, Chhabra S, Gergis U, Cerny J, Kyle RA, Lee C, Kindwall-Keller T, Assal A, Hildebrandt GC, Holmberg L, Maziarz RT, Nishihori T, Seo S, Kumar S, Mark T, D'Souza A. Staging Systems for Newly Diagnosed Myeloma Patients Undergoing Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: The Revised International Staging System Shows the Most Differentiation between Groups. 2018. PMID: 30142419


  31. Hu B, Thall P, Milton DR, Sasaki K, Bashir Q, Shah N, Patel K, Popat U, Hosing C, Nieto Y, Lin P, Delgado R, Jorgensen J, Manasanch E, Weber D, Thomas S, Orlowski RZ, Champlin R, Qazilbash MH. High-risk myeloma and minimal residual disease postautologous-HSCT predict worse outcomes. 2018. PMID: 30032678


  32. Hashmi SK, Lee SJ, Savani BN, Burns L, Wingard JR, Perales MA, Palmer J, Chow E, Meyer E, Marks D, Mohty M, Inamoto Y, Rodriguez C, Nagler A, Sauter C, Komanduri KV, Pidala J, Hamadani M, Johnston L, Shah N, Shaughnessy P, Hamilton BK, Majhail N, Kharfan-Dabaja MA, Schriber J, DeFilipp Z, Tarlock KG, Fanning S, Curtin P, Rizzo JD, Carpenter PA. ASBMT Practice Guidelines Committee Survey on Long-Term Follow-Up Clinics for Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Survivors. 2018. PMID: 29608957


  33. Ragon BK, Mehta RS, Gulbis AM, Saliba RM, Chen J, Rondon G, Popat UR, Nieto Y, Oran B, Olson AL, Patel K, Hosing CM, Qazilbash MH, Shah N, Kebriaei P, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Alousi AM. Pentostatin therapy for steroid-refractory acute graft versus host disease: identifying those who may benefit. 2017. PMID: 29269797


  34. Shah N, Shi Q, Giralt S, Williams L, Bashir Q, Qazilbash M, Champlin RE, Cleeland CS, Wang XS. Utility of a patient-reported outcome in measuring functional impairment during autologous stem cell transplant in patients with multiple myeloma. 2017. PMID: 29260444


  35. Casulo C, Friedberg JW, Ahn KW, Flowers C, DiGilio A, Smith SM, Ahmed S, Inwards D, Aljurf M, Chen AI, Choe H, Cohen J, Copelan E, Farooq U, Fenske TS, Freytes C, Gaballa S, Ganguly S, Jethava Y, Kamble RT, Kenkre VP, Lazarus H, Lazaryan A, Olsson RF, Rezvani AR, Rizzieri D, Seo S, Shah GL, Shah N, Solh M, Sureda A, William B, Cumpston A, Zelenetz AD, Link BK, Hamadani M. Autologous Transplantation in Follicular Lymphoma with Early Therapy Failure: A National LymphoCare Study and Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Analysis. 2017. PMID: 29242111


  36. Im JS, Abraham SC, Saliba RM, Rondon G, Ross WA, Rashid A, Shpall EJ, Popat U, Qazilbash MH, Hosing C, Oran B, Shah N, Tewari P, Nieto Y, Kebriaei P, Champlin RE, Alousi AM. Histologic Grade 1 Is Associated With Increased Nonrelapsed Mortality in Lower Gastrointestinal Graft Versus Host Disease. 2017. PMID: 28834808


  37. Shah N, Cornelison AM, Saliba R, Ahmed S, Nieto YL, Bashir Q, Parmar S, Hosing C, Popat U, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Qazilbash M. Inpatient vs outpatient autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma. 2017. PMID: 28895206


  38. Mohyuddin GR, Faisal MS, Badar T, Shah N, Bashir Q, Patel KK, Hosing C, Popat UR, Rondon G, Delgado R, Shah JJ, Weber DM, Thomas SK, Manasanch EE, Orlowski RZ, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. A case control study of syngeneic transplantation versus autologous transplantation for multiple myeloma: two decades of experiences from a single center. 2017. PMID: 28673185


  39. Veltri LW, Milton DR, Delgado R, Shah N, Patel K, Nieto Y, Kebriaei P, Popat UR, Parmar S, Oran B, Ciurea S, Hosing C, Lee HC, Manasanch E, Orlowski RZ, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH, Bashir Q. Outcome of autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in refractory multiple myeloma. 2017. PMID: 28513828


  40. Nieto Y, Valdez BC, Pingali SR, Bassett R, Delgado R, Nguyen J, Shah N, Popat U, Jones RB, Andersson BS, Gulbis A, Ahmed S, Bashir Q, Parmar S, Patel K, Myers A, Rondon G, Orlowski RZ, Champlin R, Qazilbash M. High-dose gemcitabine, busulfan, and melphalan for autologous stem-cell transplant in patients with relapsed or refractory myeloma: a phase 2 trial and matched-pair comparison with melphalan. 2017. PMID: 28522110


  41. Mehta RS, Saliba RM, Cao K, Kaur I, Rezvani K, Chen J, Olson A, Parmar S, Shah N, Marin D, Alousi A, Hosing C, Popat U, Kebriaei P, Champlin R, de Lima M, Skerrett D, Burke E, Shpall EJ, Oran B. Ex Vivo Mesenchymal Precursor Cell-Expanded Cord Blood Transplantation after Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Regimens Improves Time to Neutrophil Recovery. 2017. PMID: 28506845


  42. Thompson PA, Stingo F, Keating MJ, Wierda WG, O'Brien SM, Estrov Z, Ledesma C, Rezvani K, Qazilbash M, Shah N, Parmar S, Popat U, Anderlini P, Yago N, Ciurea SO, Kebriaei P, Champlin R, Shpall EJ, Hosing CM. Long-term follow-up of patients receiving allogeneic stem cell transplant for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: mixed T-cell chimerism is associated with high relapse risk and inferior survival. 2017. PMID: 28295181


  43. Shah N, Li L, McCarty J, Kaur I, Yvon E, Shaim H, Muftuoglu M, Liu E, Orlowski RZ, Cooper L, Lee D, Parmar S, Cao K, Sobieiski C, Saliba R, Hosing C, Ahmed S, Nieto Y, Bashir Q, Patel K, Bollard C, Qazilbash M, Champlin R, Rezvani K, Shpall EJ. Phase I study of cord blood-derived natural killer cells combined with autologous stem cell transplantation in multiple myeloma. 2017. PMID: 28295190


  44. Ge I, Saliba RM, Maadani F, Popat UR, Qazilbash MH, Ravi Pingali S, Shah N, Ahmed S, Bashir Q, Nieto Y, Champlin RE, Hosing C. Patient age and number of apheresis days may predict development of secondary myelodysplastic syndrome and acute myelogenous leukemia after high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplantation for lymphoma. 2017. PMID: 28185276


  45. Varma A, Biritxinaga L, Saliba RM, Stich M, Jauch SF, Afrough A, Honhar M, Popat UR, Shafi MA, Shah N, Bashir Q, Dinh Y, Hosing C, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. Impact of Hepatitis B Core Antibody Seropositivity on the Outcome of Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma. 2017. PMID: 28063964


  46. Badar T, Srour S, Bashir Q, Shah N, Al-Atrash G, Hosing C, Popat U, Nieto Y, Orlowski RZ, Champlin R, Qazilbash MH. Predictors of inferior clinical outcome in patients with standard-risk multiple myeloma. 2016. PMID: 27862330


  47. Kebriaei P, Bassett R, Lyons G, Valdez B, Ledesma C, Rondon G, Oran B, Ciurea S, Alousi A, Popat U, Patel K, Ahmed S, Olson A, Bashir Q, Shah N, Jones R, Marin D, Rezvani K, Nieto Y, Khouri I, Qazilbash M, Hosing C, Shpall E, Champlin RE, Andersson BS. Clofarabine Plus Busulfan is an Effective Conditioning Regimen for Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Long-Term Study Results. 2016. PMID: 27816651


  48. Mian I, Milton DR, Shah N, Nieto Y, Popat UR, Kebriaei P, Parmar S, Oran B, Shah JJ, Manasanch EE, Orlowski RZ, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH, Bashir Q. Prolonged survival with a longer duration of maintenance lenalidomide after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma. 2016. PMID: 27680710


  49. Gaballa S, Saliba RM, Srour S, Lu G, Brammer JE, Shah N, Bashir Q, Patel K, Bock F, Parmar S, Hosing C, Popat U, Delgado R, Rondon G, Shah JJ, Manasanch EE, Orlowski RZ, Champlin R, Qazilbash MH. Outcomes in patients with multiple myeloma with TP53 deletion after autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant. 2016. PMID: 27420405


  50. Palmer J, McCune JS, Perales MA, Marks D, Bubalo J, Mohty M, Wingard JR, Paci A, Hassan M, Bredeson C, Pidala J, Shah N, Shaughnessy P, Majhail N, Schriber J, Savani BN, Carpenter PA. Personalizing Busulfan-Based Conditioning: Considerations from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation Practice Guidelines Committee. 2016. PMID: 27481448


  51. Gaballa S, Ge I, El Fakih R, Brammer JE, Kongtim P, Tomuleasa C, Wang SA, Lee D, Petropoulos D, Cao K, Rondon G, Chen J, Hammerstrom A, Lombardi L, Alatrash G, Korbling M, Oran B, Kebriaei P, Ahmed S, Shah N, Rezvani K, Marin D, Bashir Q, Alousi A, Nieto Y, Qazilbash M, Hosing C, Popat U, Shpall EJ, Khouri I, Champlin RE, Ciurea SO. Results of a 2-arm, phase 2 clinical trial using post-transplantation cyclophosphamide for the prevention of graft-versus-host disease in haploidentical donor and mismatched unrelated donor hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. 2016. PMID: 27404668


  52. Sekine T, Marin D, Cao K, Li L, Mehta P, Shaim H, Sobieski C, Jones R, Oran B, Hosing C, Rondon G, Alsuliman A, Paust S, Andersson B, Popat U, Kebriaei P, Muftuoglu M, Basar R, Kondo K, Nieto Y, Shah N, Olson A, Alousi A, Liu E, Sarvaria A, Parmar S, Armstrong-James D, Imahashi N, Molldrem J, Champlin R, Shpall EJ, Rezvani K. Specific combinations of donor and recipient KIR-HLA genotypes predict for large differences in outcome after cord blood transplantation. 2016. PMID: 27247137


  53. Nieto Y, Valdez BC, Thall PF, Jones RB, Wei W, Myers A, Hosing C, Ahmed S, Popat U, Shpall EJ, Qazilbash M, Gulbis A, Anderlini P, Shah N, Bashir Q, Alousi A, Oki Y, Fanale M, Dabaja B, Pinnix C, Champlin R, Andersson BS. Double epigenetic modulation of high-dose chemotherapy with azacitidine and vorinostat for patients with refractory or poor-risk relapsed lymphoma. 2016. PMID: 27203405


  54. Aung FM, Lichtiger B, Rondon G, Yin CC, Alousi A, Ahmed S, Andersson BS, Bashir Q, Ciurea SO, Hosing C, Jones R, Kebriaei P, Khouri I, Nieto Y, Oran B, Parmar S, Qazilbash M, Shah N, Shpall EJ, Champlin RE, Popat U. Pure Red Cell Aplasia in Major ABO-Mismatched Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Is Associated with Severe Pancytopenia. 2016. PMID: 26921820


  55. Thompson PA, Perera T, Marin D, Oran B, Popat U, Qazilbash M, Shah N, Parmar S, Rezvani K, Olson A, Kebriaei P, Anderlini P, Rondon G, Alousi A, Ciurea S, Champlin RE, Bajel A, Szer J, Shpall EJ, Ritchie D, Hosing CM. Double umbilical cord blood transplant is effective therapy for relapsed or refractory Hodgkin lymphoma. 2015. PMID: 26472485


  56. Pinnix CC, Shah JJ, Chuang H, Costelloe CM, Medeiros LJ, Wogan CF, Reed V, Smith GL, Milgrom S, Patel K, Huo J, Turturro F, Romaguera J, Fayad L, Oki Y, Fanale MA, Westin J, Nastoupil L, Hagemeister FB, Rodriguez A, Qazilbash M, Shah N, Bashir Q, Ahmed S, Nieto Y, Hosing C, Rohren E, Dabaja B. Doxorubicin-Based Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy Produces Favorable Outcomes in Limited-Stage Plasmablastic Lymphoma: A Single-Institution Review. 2015. PMID: 26795083


  57. Oran B, Cao K, Saliba RM, Rezvani K, de Lima M, Ahmed S, Hosing CM, Popat UR, Carmazzi Y, Kebriaei P, Nieto Y, Rondon G, Willis D, Shah N, Parmar S, Olson A, Moore B, Marin D, Mehta R, Fernández-Viña M, Champlin RE, Shpall EJ. Better allele-level matching improves transplant-related mortality after double cord blood transplantation. 2015. PMID: 26250579


  58. Shah N, Shi Q, Williams LA, Mendoza TR, Wang XS, Reuben JM, Dougherty PM, Bashir Q, Qazilbash MH, Champlin RE, Cleeland CS, Giralt SA. Higher Stem Cell Dose Infusion after Intensive Chemotherapy Does Not Improve Symptom Burden in Older Patients with Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis. 2015. PMID: 26253006


  59. Kazmi SM, Nusrat M, Gunaydin H, Cornelison AM, Shah N, Kebriaei P, Nieto Y, Parmar S, Popat UR, Oran B, Shah JJ, Orlowski RZ, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH, Bashir Q. Outcomes Among High-Risk and Standard-Risk Multiple Myeloma Patients Treated With High-Dose Chemotherapy and Autologous Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation. 2015. PMID: 26361647


  60. Nieto Y, Valdez BC, Thall PF, Ahmed S, Jones RB, Hosing C, Popat U, Shpall EJ, Qazilbash M, Gulbis A, Anderlini P, Alousi A, Shah N, Bashir Q, Liu Y, Oki Y, Hagemeister F, Fanale M, Dabaja B, Pinnix C, Champlin R, Andersson BS. Vorinostat Combined with High-Dose Gemcitabine, Busulfan, and Melphalan with Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in Patients with Refractory Lymphomas. 2015. PMID: 26071868


  61. Shah N, Boelens JJ. Umbilical cord blood: advances and opportunities. Introduction. 2015. PMID: 25946725


  62. El Fakih R, Fox P, Popat U, Nieto Y, Shah N, Parmar S, Oran B, Ciurea S, Kebriaei P, Hosing C, Ahmed S, Shah J, Orlowski R, Champlin R, Qazilbash M, Bashir Q. Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Dialysis-Dependent Myeloma Patients. 2015. PMID: 25963284


  63. Popat U, Mehta RS, Rezvani K, Fox P, Kondo K, Marin D, McNiece I, Oran B, Hosing C, Olson A, Parmar S, Shah N, Andreeff M, Kebriaei P, Kaur I, Yvon E, de Lima M, Cooper LJ, Tewari P, Champlin RE, Nieto Y, Andersson BS, Alousi A, Jones RB, Qazilbash MH, Bashir Q, Ciurea S, Ahmed S, Anderlini P, Bosque D, Bollard C, Molldrem JJ, Chen J, Rondon G, Thomas M, Miller L, Wolpe S, Simmons P, Robinson S, Zweidler-McKay PA, Shpall EJ. Enforced fucosylation of cord blood hematopoietic cells accelerates neutrophil and platelet engraftment after transplantation. 2015. PMID: 25778529


  64. Shah N, Callander N, Ganguly S, Gul Z, Hamadani M, Costa L, Sengsayadeth S, Abidi M, Hari P, Mohty M, Chen YB, Koreth J, Landau H, Lazarus H, Leather H, Majhail N, Nath R, Osman K, Perales MA, Schriber J, Shaughnessy P, Vesole D, Vij R, Wingard J, Giralt S, Savani BN. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma: Guidelines from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 2015. PMID: 25769794


  65. Saliba RM, Rezvani K, Leen A, Jorgensen J, Shah N, Hosing C, Parmar S, Oran B, Olson A, Rondon G, Chen J, Martinez C, Hamdi A, Mehta RS, Chemaly RF, Saunders IM, Bollard CM, Shpall EJ. General and Virus-Specific Immune Cell Reconstitution after Double Cord Blood Transplantation. 2015. PMID: 25708219


  66. Alousi AM, Brammer JE, Saliba RM, Andersson B, Popat U, Hosing C, Jones R, Shpall EJ, Khouri I, Qazilbash M, Nieto Y, Shah N, Ahmed S, Oran B, Al Atrash G, Ciurea S, Kebriaei P, Chen J, Rondon G, Champlin RE. Phase II Trial of Graft-versus-Host Disease Prophylaxis with Post-Transplantation Cyclophosphamide after Reduced-Intensity Busulfan/Fludarabine Conditioning for Hematological Malignancies. 2015. PMID: 25667989


  67. Parmar S, Liu X, Najjar A, Shah N, Yang H, Yvon E, Rezvani K, McNiece I, Zweidler-McKay P, Miller L, Wolpe S, Blazar BR, Shpall EJ. Ex vivo fucosylation of third-party human regulatory T cells enhances anti-graft-versus-host disease potency in vivo. 2014. PMID: 25428215


  68. Munoz J, Shah N, Rezvani K, Hosing C, Bollard CM, Oran B, Olson A, Popat U, Molldrem J, McNiece IK, Shpall EJ. Concise review: umbilical cord blood transplantation: past, present, and future. 2014. PMID: 25378655


  69. Shah N, Rezvani K, Hosing C, Kebriaei P, Wierda W, Cooper L, Shpall E. Progress in novel cellular therapy options for chronic lymphocytic leukemia: the M D Anderson perspective. 2014. PMID: 25486950


  70. Kosturakis AK, He Z, Li Y, Boyette-Davis JA, Shah N, Thomas SK, Zhang H, Vichaya EG, Wang XS, Wendelschafer-Crabb G, Kennedy WR, Simone DA, Cleeland CS, Dougherty PM. Subclinical peripheral neuropathy in patients with multiple myeloma before chemotherapy is correlated with decreased fingertip innervation density. 2014. PMID: 25154818


  71. Glitza IC, Lu G, Shah R, Bashir Q, Shah N, Champlin RE, Shah J, Orlowski RZ, Qazilbash MH. Chromosome 8q24.1/c-MYC abnormality: a marker for high-risk myeloma. 2014. PMID: 24844357


  72. Khoder A, Sarvaria A, Alsuliman A, Chew C, Sekine T, Cooper N, Mielke S, de Lavallade H, Muftuoglu M, Fernandez Curbelo I, Liu E, Muraro PA, Alousi A, Stringaris K, Parmar S, Shah N, Shaim H, Yvon E, Molldrem J, Rouce R, Champlin R, McNiece I, Mauri C, Shpall EJ, Rezvani K. Regulatory B cells are enriched within the IgM memory and transitional subsets in healthy donors but are deficient in chronic GVHD. 2014. PMID: 25051962


  73. Gul Z, Bashir Q, Cremer M, Yusuf SW, Gunaydin H, Arora S, Slone S, Nieto Y, Sherwani N, Parmar S, Shah N, Dinh YT, Hosing CM, Popat UR, Kebriaei P, Shpall EJ, Giralt SA, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. Short-term cardiac toxicity of autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma. 2014. PMID: 24882259


  74. Mehta RS, Di Stasi A, Hosing C, Shah N, Rezvani K, Alousi A, O'Brien S, Wierda W, Keating M, Shpall EJ. Lenalidomide-induced graft-vs.-Leukemia effect in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia who relapsed after allogeneic stem cell transplant. 2013. PMID: 24502832


  75. Parmar S, Liu X, Tung SS, Robinson SN, Rodriguez G, Cooper LJ, Yang H, Shah N, Yang H, Konopleva M, Molldrem JJ, Garcia-Manero G, Najjar A, Yvon E, McNiece I, Rezvani K, Savoldo B, Bollard CM, Shpall EJ. Third-party umbilical cord blood-derived regulatory T cells prevent xenogenic graft-versus-host disease. 2013. PMID: 24480547


  76. Shah N, Martin-Antonio B, Yang H, Ku S, Lee DA, Cooper LJ, Decker WK, Li S, Robinson SN, Sekine T, Parmar S, Gribben J, Wang M, Rezvani K, Yvon E, Najjar A, Burks J, Kaur I, Champlin RE, Bollard CM, Shpall EJ. Antigen presenting cell-mediated expansion of human umbilical cord blood yields log-scale expansion of natural killer cells with anti-myeloma activity. 2013. PMID: 24204673


  77. Robinson SN, Thomas MW, Simmons PJ, Lu J, Yang H, Parmar S, Liu X, Shah N, Martín-Antonio B, Bollard C, Dotti G, Savoldo B, Cooper LJ, Najjar A, Rezvani K, Kaur I, McNiece IK, Champlin RE, Miller LP, Zweidler-McKay PA, Shpall EJ. Fucosylation with fucosyltransferase VI or fucosyltransferase VII improves cord blood engraftment. 2013. PMID: 24094497


  78. Bashir Q, Khan H, Thall PF, Liu P, Shah N, Kebriaei P, Parmar S, Oran B, Ciurea S, Nieto Y, Jones R, Hosing CM, Popat UR, Dinh YT, Rondon G, Orlowski RZ, Shah JJ, De Lima M, Shpall E, Champlin R, Giralt S, Qazilbash MH. A randomized phase II trial of fludarabine/melphalan 100 versus fludarabine/melphalan 140 followed by allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for patients with multiple myeloma. 2013. PMID: 23872222


  79. Sasaki K, Lu G, Saliba RM, Bashir Q, Hosing C, Popat U, Shah N, Parmar S, Dinh Y, Ahmed S, Shpall EJ, Kebriaei P, Shah JJ, Orlowski RZ, Champlin R, Qazilbash MH. Impact of t(11;14)(q13;q32) on the outcome of autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation in multiple myeloma. 2013. PMID: 23733001


  80. Vichaya EG, Wang XS, Boyette-Davis JA, Mendoza TR, He Z, Thomas SK, Shah N, Williams LA, Cleeland CS, Dougherty PM. Subclinical pretreatment sensory deficits appear to predict the development of pain and numbness in patients with multiple myeloma undergoing chemotherapy. 2013. PMID: 23543296


  81. Aung FM, Lichtiger B, Bassett R, Liu P, Alousi A, Bashier Q, Ciurea SO, de Lima MJ, Hosing C, Kebriaei P, Nieto Y, Oran B, Parmar S, Qazilbash M, Shah N, Khouri I, Champlin RE, Popat U. Incidence and natural history of pure red cell aplasia in major ABO-mismatched haematopoietic cell transplantation. 2013. PMID: 23330820


  82. Decker WK, Shah N, Xing D, Lapushin R, Li S, Robinson SN, Yang H, Parmar S, Halpert MM, Keating MJ, Gribben JG, Molldrem JJ, Shpall EJ, Wierda WG. Generation of functional CLL-specific cord blood CTL using CD40-ligated CLL APC. 2012. PMID: 23284688


  83. de Lima M, McNiece I, Robinson SN, Munsell M, Eapen M, Horowitz M, Alousi A, Saliba R, McMannis JD, Kaur I, Kebriaei P, Parmar S, Popat U, Hosing C, Champlin R, Bollard C, Molldrem JJ, Jones RB, Nieto Y, Andersson BS, Shah N, Oran B, Cooper LJ, Worth L, Qazilbash MH, Korbling M, Rondon G, Ciurea S, Bosque D, Maewal I, Simmons PJ, Shpall EJ. Cord-blood engraftment with ex vivo mesenchymal-cell coculture. 2012. PMID: 23234514


  84. Nieto Y, Popat U, Anderlini P, Valdez B, Andersson B, Liu P, Hosing C, Shpall EJ, Alousi A, Kebriaei P, Qazilbash M, Parmar S, Bashir Q, Shah N, Khouri I, Rondon G, Champlin R, Jones RB. Autologous stem cell transplantation for refractory or poor-risk relapsed Hodgkin's lymphoma: effect of the specific high-dose chemotherapy regimen on outcome. 2012. PMID: 23128322


  85. Nieto Y, Thall P, Valdez B, Andersson B, Popat U, Anderlini P, Shpall EJ, Bassett R, Alousi A, Hosing C, Kebriaei P, Qazilbash M, Frazier E, Gulbis A, Chancoco C, Bashir Q, Ciurea S, Khouri I, Parmar S, Shah N, Worth L, Rondon G, Champlin R, Jones RB. High-dose infusional gemcitabine combined with busulfan and melphalan with autologous stem-cell transplantation in patients with refractory lymphoid malignancies. 2012. PMID: 22643322


  86. Beitinjaneh AM, Saliba R, Bashir Q, Shah N, Parmar S, Hosing C, Popat U, Anderlini P, Dinh Y, Qureshi S, Rondon G, Champlin RE, Giralt SA, Qazilbash MH. Durable responses after donor lymphocyte infusion for patients with residual multiple myeloma following non-myeloablative allogeneic stem cell transplant. 2012. PMID: 22242817


  87. Bashir Q, Khan H, Orlowski RZ, Amjad AI, Shah N, Parmar S, Wei W, Rondon G, Weber DM, Wang M, Thomas SK, Shah JJ, Qureshi SR, Dinh YT, Popat U, Anderlini P, Hosing C, Giralt S, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. Predictors of prolonged survival after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for multiple myeloma. 2012. PMID: 22231283


  88. Shah N, Ahmed F, Bashir Q, Qureshi S, Dinh Y, Rondon G, Wen S, Thall P, Khan H, Giralt S, Champlin R, Qazilbash MH. Durable remission with salvage second autotransplants in patients with multiple myeloma. 2011. PMID: 22086552


  89. Shah N, Cabanillas F, McIntyre B, Feng L, McLaughlin P, Rodriguez MA, Romaguera J, Younes A, Hagemeister FB, Kwak L, Fayad L. Prognostic value of serum CD44, intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and vascular cell adhesion molecule-1 levels in patients with indolent non-Hodgkin lymphomas. 2011. PMID: 21895545


  90. Sharma M, Khan H, Thall PF, Orlowski RZ, Bassett RL, Shah N, Bashir Q, Parmar S, Wang M, Shah JJ, Hosing CM, Popat UR, Giralt SA, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. A randomized phase 2 trial of a preparative regimen of bortezomib, high-dose melphalan, arsenic trioxide, and ascorbic acid. 2011. PMID: 21887685


  91. Bashir Q, Shah N, Parmar S, Wei W, Rondon G, Weber DM, Wang M, Orlowski RZ, Thomas SK, Shah J, Qureshi SR, Dinh YT, Popat U, Anderlini P, Hosing C, Giralt S, Champlin RE, Qazilbash MH. Feasibility of autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant in patients aged =70 years with multiple myeloma. 2011. PMID: 21780997


  92. Yang H, Robinson SN, Nieto Y, Jones RJ, Gocke CD, Lu J, Giralt SA, Jones RB, Decker WK, Xing D, Steiner D, Champlin RE, McMannis JD, Ng J, Thomas MW, Shah N, Andersson BS, Parmar S, Shpall EJ. Ex vivo graft purging and expansion of autologous blood progenitor cell products from patients with multiple myeloma. 2011. PMID: 21646477


  93. Xing D, Ramsay AG, Gribben JG, Decker WK, Burks JK, Munsell M, Li S, Robinson SN, Yang H, Steiner D, Shah N, McMannis JD, Champlin RE, Hosing C, Zweidler-McKay PA, Shpall EJ, Bollard CM. Cord blood natural killer cells exhibit impaired lytic immunological synapse formation that is reversed with IL-2 exvivo expansion. 2010. PMID: 20664358


  94. Shah N, Shpall EJ. NK antibody therapy: KIR-ative intent. 2009. PMID: 19779042