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Rosemary L. Foster, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Anesthesiology
Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

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Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Education

Education

Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesiology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2016
Residency, Anesthesiology: Barnes-Jewish and St. Louis Children's Hospitals, St. Louis, MO 2015
Medical Degree: Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2011
BS, Investigative and Medical Sciences, Biology, Psychology: Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO 2007

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Targeting TNFR2 with antagonistic antibodies inhibits proliferation of ovarian cancer cells and tumor-associated Tregs.
Torrey H, Butterworth J, Mera T, Okubo Y, Wang L, Baum D, Defusco A, Plager S, Warden S, Huang D, Vanamee E, Foster R, Faustman DL
Sci Signal. 2017 Jan 17; 10(462)pii: eaaf8608. doi: 10.1126/scisignal.aaf8608.

PMID:
    28096513
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Influence of a novel histone deacetylase inhibitor panobinostat (LBH589) on the growth of ovarian cancer.
Garrett LA, Growdon WB, Rueda BR, Foster R
J Ovarian Res. 2016 Sep 15; 9(1)58. doi: 10.1186/s13048-016-0267-2.

PMID:
    27633667
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ridaforolimus improves the anti-tumor activity of dual HER2 blockade in uterine serous carcinoma in vivo models with HER2 gene amplification and PIK3CA mutation.
Hernandez SF, Chisholm S, Borger D, Foster R, Rueda BR, Growdon WB
Gynecol Oncol. 2016 Jun; 141(3)570-579. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2016.03.027.

PMID:
    27017985
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Therapeutic Challenge of Targeting HER2 in Endometrial Cancer.
Diver EJ, Foster R, Rueda BR, Growdon WB
Oncologist. 2015 Sep; 20(9)1058-68. doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2015-0149.

PMID:
    26099744
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Characterization of twenty-five ovarian tumour cell lines that phenocopy primary tumours.
Ince TA, Sousa AD, Jones MA, Harrell JC, Agoston ES, Krohn M, Selfors LM, Liu W, Chen K, Yong M, Buchwald P, Wang B, Hale KS, Cohick E, Sergent P, Witt A, Kozhekbaeva Z, Gao S, Agoston AT, Merritt MA, Foster R, Rueda BR, Crum CP, Brugge JS, Mills GB
Nat Commun. 2015 Jun 17; 67419. doi: 10.1038/ncomms8419.

PMID:
    26080861
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Up-regulation of CD44 in the development of metastasis, recurrence and drug resistance of ovarian cancer.
Gao Y, Foster R, Yang X, Feng Y, Shen JK, Mankin HJ, Hornicek FJ, Amiji MM, Duan Z
Oncotarget. 2015 Apr 20; 6(11)9313-26.

PMID:
    25823654
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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HER2 over-expressing high grade endometrial cancer expresses high levels of p95HER2 variant.
Growdon WB, Groeneweg J, Byron V, DiGloria C, Borger DR, Tambouret R, Foster R, Chenna A, Sperinde J, Winslow J, Rueda BR
Gynecol Oncol. 2015 Apr; 137(1)160-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2015.01.533.

PMID:
    25602714
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Notch signaling in serous ovarian cancer.
Groeneweg JW, Foster R, Growdon WB, Verheijen RH, Rueda BR
J Ovarian Res. 2014 Nov 4; 795. doi: 10.1186/s13048-014-0095-1.

PMID:
    25366565
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Dual HER2 targeting impedes growth of HER2 gene-amplified uterine serous carcinoma xenografts.
Groeneweg JW, Hernandez SF, Byron VF, DiGloria CM, Lopez H, Scialabba V, Kim M, Zhang L, Borger DR, Tambouret R, Foster R, Rueda BR, Growdon WB
Clin Cancer Res. 2014 Dec 15; 20(24)6517-6528. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-14-1647.

PMID:
    25294905
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inhibition of notch signaling in combination with Paclitaxel reduces platinum-resistant ovarian tumor growth.
Groeneweg JW, DiGloria CM, Yuan J, Richardson WS, Growdon WB, Sathyanarayanan S, Foster R, Rueda BR
Front Oncol. 2014; 4171. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2014.00171.

PMID:
    25072022
    [PubMed]
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Inhibition of gamma-secretase activity impedes uterine serous carcinoma growth in a human xenograft model.
Groeneweg JW, Hall TR, Zhang L, Kim M, Byron VF, Tambouret R, Sathayanrayanan S, Foster R, Rueda BR, Growdon WB
Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Jun; 133(3)607-15. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.03.560.

PMID:
    24667249
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Assessing the efficacy of targeting the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/AKT/mTOR signaling pathway in endometrial cancer.
Bradford LS, Rauh-Hain A, Clark RM, Groeneweg JW, Zhang L, Borger D, Zukerberg LR, Growdon WB, Foster R, Rueda BR
Gynecol Oncol. 2014 May; 133(2)346-52. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.02.022.

PMID:
    24561032
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ovarian tumor initiating cell populations persist following paclitaxel and carboplatin chemotherapy treatment in vivo.
Kulkarni-Datar K, Orsulic S, Foster R, Rueda BR
Cancer Lett. 2013 Oct 10; 339(2)237-46. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2013.06.014.

PMID:
    23791886
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ovarian cancer stem cells: working towards the root of stemness.
Foster R, Buckanovich RJ, Rueda BR
Cancer Lett. 2013 Sep 10; 338(1)147-57. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2012.10.023.

PMID:
    23138176
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inhibition of Hedgehog signaling antagonizes serous ovarian cancer growth in a primary xenograft model.
McCann CK, Growdon WB, Kulkarni-Datar K, Curley MD, Friel AM, Proctor JL, Sheikh H, Deyneko I, Ferguson JA, Vathipadiekal V, Birrer MJ, Borger DR, Mohapatra G, Zukerberg LR, Foster R, Macdougall JR, Rueda BR
PLoS One. 2011; 6(11)e28077. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0028077.

PMID:
    22140510
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evidence for cancer stem cells contributing to the pathogenesis of ovarian cancer.
Curley MD, Garrett LA, Schorge JO, Foster R, Rueda BR
Front Biosci (Landmark Ed). 2011 Jan 1; 16368-92.

PMID:
    21196176
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tissue-specific signatures of activating PIK3CA and RAS mutations in carcinosarcomas of gynecologic origin.
Growdon WB, Roussel BN, Scialabba VL, Foster R, Dias-Santagata D, Iafrate AJ, Ellisen LW, Tambouret RH, Rueda BR, Borger DR
Gynecol Oncol. 2011 Apr; 121(1)212-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2010.11.039.

PMID:
    21168197
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epigenetic regulation of CD133 and tumorigenicity of CD133 positive and negative endometrial cancer cells.
Friel AM, Zhang L, Curley MD, Therrien VA, Sergent PA, Belden SE, Borger DR, Mohapatra G, Zukerberg LR, Foster R, Rueda BR
Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2010 Dec 1; 8147. doi: 10.1186/1477-7827-8-147.

PMID:
    21122138
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Monitoring diseases across borders: African regional integrative information systems.
Simbini T, Foster R, Nesara P, Hullin Lucay Cossio C
Stud Health Technol Inform. 2010; 160(Pt 1)401-5.

PMID:
    20841717
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Monozygotic twins discordant for neurofibromatosis 1.
Kaplan L, Foster R, Shen Y, Parry DM, McMaster ML, O'Leary MC, Gusella JF
Am J Med Genet A. 2010 Mar; 152A(3)601-6. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.33271.

PMID:
    20186797
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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