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Ravi Vij, MD

Professor, Medicine
Division of Oncology
Section of Bone Marrow Transplant

Specialty Areas

Bone Marrow Transplant
Oncology
Leukemia
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndrome
Hematologic Malignancies

Board Certifications

Hematology
Internal Medicine
Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Stem cell transplant, multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndrome, hematologic malignancy, leukemia, lymphoma

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Siteman Cancer Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: 314-747-7222

Suite: B
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-747-9270
Fax: 314-454-7551

Education

Education

Fellowship: Medical Oncology/Hematology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1999
Residency: Internal Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 1996
Senior House Officer: Halifax General Hospital and Royal Infirmary, Halifax, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom 1993
Fellowship: Bone Marrow Transplantation/Malignant Hematology/Stem Cell Biology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2000
MBBS: Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India 1989

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Natural history of relapsed myeloma, refractory to immunomodulatory drugs and proteasome inhibitors: a multicenter IMWG study.
Kumar SK, Dimopoulos MA, Kastritis E, Terpos E, Nahi H, Goldschmidt H, Hillengass J, Leleu X, Beksac M, Alsina M, Oriol A, Cavo M, Ocio EM, Mateos MV, O'Donnell EK, Vij R, Lokhorst HM, van de Donk NWCJ, Min C, Mark T, Turesson I, Hansson M, Ludwig H, Jagannath S, Delforge M, Kyriakou C, Hari P, Mellqvist U, Usmani SZ, Dytfeld D, Badros AZ, Moreau P, Kim K, Otero PR, Lee JH, Shustik C, Waller D, Chng WJ, Ozaki S, Lee JJ, de la Rubia J, Eom HS, Rosinol L, Lahuerta JJ, Sureda A, Kim JS, Durie BGM
Leukemia. 2017 May 12; doi: 10.1038/leu.2017.138.

PMID:
    28620163
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Tariquidar sensitizes multiple myeloma cells to proteasome inhibitors via reduction of hypoxia-induced P-gp-mediated drug resistance.
Muz B, Kusdono HD, Azab F, de la Puente P, Federico C, Fiala M, Vij R, Salama NN, Azab AK
Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 May 16; 1-10. doi: 10.1080/10428194.2017.1319052.

PMID:
    28509582
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A phase 1b study of isatuximab plus lenalidomide and dexamethasone for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma.
Martin T, Baz R, Benson DM, Lendvai N, Wolf J, Munster P, Lesokhin AM, Wack C, Charpentier E, Campana F, Vij R
Blood. 2017 Jun 22; 129(25)3294-3303. doi: 10.1182/blood-2016-09-740787.

PMID:
    28483761
    [PubMed - in process]
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Buffalo casein derived peptide can alleviates H<sub>2</sub>O<sub>2</sub> induced cellular damage and necrosis in fibroblast cells.
Devi S, Kumar N, Kapila S, Mada SB, Reddi S, Vij R, Kapila R
Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2017 May 5; pii: S0940-2993(16)30339-6. doi: 10.1016/j.etp.2017.04.009.

PMID:
    28483348
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Phase I/II Study of Intravenous Plerixafor Added to a Mobilization Regimen of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in Lymphoma Patients Undergoing Autologous Stem Cell Collection.
Cashen AF, Rettig M, Gao F, Smith A, Abboud C, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Vij R, Uy G, Westervelt P, DiPersio J
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 May 2; pii: S1083-8791(17)30433-0. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.04.024.

PMID:
    28476490
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Interstitial Pneumonia With Autoimmune Features: Value of Histopathology.
Adegunsoye A, Oldham JM, Valenzi E, Lee C, Witt LJ, Chen L, Montner S, Chung JH, Noth I, Vij R, Strek ME, Husain AN
Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2017 May 3; doi: 10.5858/arpa.2016-0427-OA.

PMID:
    28467213
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IgM myeloma: A multicenter retrospective study of 134 patients.
Castillo JJ, Jurczyszyn A, Brozova L, Crusoe E, Czepiel J, Davila J, Dispenzieri A, Eveillard M, Fiala MA, Ghobrial IM, Gozzetti A, Gustine JN, Hajek R, Hungria V, Jarkovsky J, Jayabalan D, Laubach JP, Lewicka B, Maisnar V, Manasanch EE, Moreau P, Morgan EA, Nahi H, Niesvizky R, Paba-Prada C, Pika T, Pour L, Reagan JL, Richardson PG, Shah J, Spicka I, Vij R, Waszczuk-Gajda A, Gertz MA
Am J Hematol. 2017 Apr 6; doi: 10.1002/ajh.24753.

PMID:
    28383205
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CT Findings, Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation, and Imaging Predictors of Survival for Patients With Interstitial Pneumonia With Autoimmune Features.
Chung JH, Montner SM, Adegunsoye A, Lee C, Oldham JM, Husain AN, MacMahon H, Noth I, Vij R, Strek ME
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Mar 28; 1-8. doi: 10.2214/AJR.16.17121.

PMID:
    28350485
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Treating Multiple Myeloma Patients With Oral Therapies.
Kumar SK, Vij R, Noga SJ, Berg D, Brent L, Dollar L, Chari A
Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2017 May; 17(5)243-251. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2017.02.024.

PMID:
    28347676
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Improved survival after acute graft-<i>versus</i>-host disease diagnosis in the modern era.
Khoury HJ, Wang T, Hemmer MT, Couriel D, Alousi A, Cutler C, Aljurf M, Antin JH, Ayas M, Battiwalla M, Cahn JY, Cairo M, Chen YB, Gale RP, Hashmi S, Hayashi RJ, Jagasia M, Juckett M, Kamble RT, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Litzow M, Majhail N, Miller A, Nishihori T, Qayed M, Schoemans H, Schouten HC, Socie G, Storek J, Verdonck L, Vij R, Wood WA, Yu L, Martino R, Carabasi M, Dandoy C, Gergis U, Hematti P, Solh M, Jamani K, Lehmann L, Savani B, Schultz KR, Wirk BM, Spellman S, Arora M, Pidala J
Haematologica. 2017 May; 102(5)958-966. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2016.156356.

PMID:
    28302712
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Mobilization of allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell donors with intravenous plerixafor mobilizes a unique graft.
Schroeder MA, Rettig MP, Lopez S, Christ S, Fiala M, Eades W, Mir FA, Shao J, McFarland K, Trinkaus K, Shannon W, Deych E, Yu J, Vij R, Stockerl-Goldstein K, Cashen AF, Uy GL, Abboud CN, Westervelt P, DiPersio JF
Blood. 2017 May 11; 129(19)2680-2692. doi: 10.1182/blood-2016-09-739722.

PMID:
    28292947
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Microbes Associate with Host Innate Immune Response in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
Huang Y, Ma SF, Espindola MS, Vij R, Oldham JM, Huffnagle GB, Erb-Downward JR, Flaherty KR, Moore BB, White ES, Zhou T, Li J, Lussier YA, Han MK, Kaminski N, Garcia JG, Hogaboam CM, Martinez FJ, Noth I, COMET Investigators.
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Feb 3; doi: 10.1164/rccm.201607-1525OC.

PMID:
    28157391
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Phase I/II study of the novel proteasome inhibitor delanzomib (CEP-18770) for relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma.
Vogl DT, Martin TG, Vij R, Hari P, Mikhael JR, Siegel D, Wu KL, Delforge M, Gasparetto C
Leuk Lymphoma. 2017 Aug; 58(8)1872-1879. doi: 10.1080/10428194.2016.1263842.

PMID:
    28140719
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T Cell-Replete Peripheral Blood Haploidentical Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation with Post-Transplantation Cyclophosphamide Results in Outcomes Similar to Transplantation from Traditionally Matched Donors in Active Disease Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
How J, Slade M, Vu K, DiPersio JF, Westervelt P, Uy GL, Abboud CN, Vij R, Schroeder MA, Fehniger TA, Romee R
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2017 Apr; 23(4)648-653. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2017.01.068.

PMID:
    28087457
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Single institution experience with G-CSF mobilized T-cell replete haploidentical hematopoietic cell transplantation.
Huselton E, Slade M, DiPersio JF, Westervelt P, Vij R, Uy GL, Fehniger TA, Abboud CN, Gao F, Schroeder MA, Romee R
Bone Marrow Transplant. 2017 May; 52(5)769-771. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2016.354.

PMID:
    28067881
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TP53 and Decitabine in Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes.
Welch JS, Petti AA, Miller CA, Fronick CC, O'Laughlin M, Fulton RS, Wilson RK, Baty JD, Duncavage EJ, Tandon B, Lee YS, Wartman LD, Uy GL, Ghobadi A, Tomasson MH, Pusic I, Romee R, Fehniger TA, Stockerl-Goldstein KE, Vij R, Oh ST, Abboud CN, Cashen AF, Schroeder MA, Jacoby MA, Heath SE, Luber K, Janke MR, Hantel A, Khan N, Sukhanova MJ, Knoebel RW, Stock W, Graubert TA, Walter MJ, Westervelt P, Link DC, DiPersio JF, Ley TJ
N Engl J Med. 2016 Nov 24; 375(21)2023-2036.

PMID:
    27959731
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A mechanism for acetylcholine receptor gating based on structure, coupling, phi, and flip.
Gupta S, Chakraborty S, Vij R, Auerbach A
J Gen Physiol. 2017 Jan; 149(1)85-103. doi: 10.1085/jgp.201611673.

PMID:
    27932572
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Population Pharmacokinetics and Exposure-Response Relationship of Carfilzomib in Patients With Multiple Myeloma.
Ou Y, Doshi S, Nguyen A, Jonsson F, Aggarwal S, Rajangam K, Dimopoulos MA, Stewart AK, Badros A, Papadopoulos KP, Siegel D, Jagannath S, Vij R, Niesvizky R, Graham R, Visich J
J Clin Pharmacol. 2017 May; 57(5)663-677. doi: 10.1002/jcph.850.

PMID:
    27925676
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A call for uniformity in implementing the IPAF (interstitial pneumonia with autoimmune features) criteria.
Strek ME, Oldham JM, Adegunsoye A, Vij R
Eur Respir J. 2016 Dec; 48(6)1813-1814. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01841-2016.

PMID:
    27903693
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Azathioprine response in patients with fibrotic connective tissue disease-associated interstitial lung disease.
Oldham JM, Lee C, Valenzi E, Witt LJ, Adegunsoye A, Hsu S, Chen L, Montner S, Chung JH, Noth I, Vij R, Strek ME
Respir Med. 2016 Dec; 121117-122. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2016.11.007.

PMID:
    27888985
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Areas of Research Interest

Transplant, multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndrome, hematologic malignancy, leukemia