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Virginia Herrmann MD,

Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Section of Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Breast Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Oncology

Board Certifications

Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Christian Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Breast disease, breast cancer surgical management, surgery for benign and malignant breast disease, management of patients at high risk for breast cancer and breast cancer genetics

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Christian Hospital
Professional Building 1

11155 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO 63136

Office Phone: (314) 653-5806
Additional Phone: (844) 856-7650
Fax: (314) 653-5828

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 7
Office Phone: 314-747-1171
Fax: 314-362-3192

Education

Education

Residency: General Surgery, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1979
Medical Degree: St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
Research Fellowship: Surgery, Harvard Medical School 1980

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Role of tree size in moist tropical forest carbon cycling and water deficit responses.
Meakem V, Tepley AJ, Gonzalez-Akre EB, Herrmann V, Muller-Landau HC, Wright SJ, Hubbell SP, Condit R, Anderson-Teixeira KJ
New Phytol. 2017 Jun 6; doi: 10.1111/nph.14633.

PMID:
    28585237
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Tree Circumference Dynamics in Four Forests Characterized Using Automated Dendrometer Bands.
Herrmann V, McMahon SM, Detto M, Lutz JA, Davies SJ, Chang-Yang CH, Anderson-Teixeira KJ
PLoS One. 2016; 11(12)e0169020. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169020.

PMID:
    28030646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Sprint Start Kinetics of Amputee and Non-Amputee Sprinters.
Willwacher S, Herrmann V, Heinrich K, Funken J, Strutzenberger G, Goldmann JP, Braunstein B, Brazil A, Irwin G, Potthast W, Brüggemann GP
PLoS One. 2016; 11(11)e0166219. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0166219.

PMID:
    27846241
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Growth-related Metabolism of the Carbon Storage Poly-3-hydroxybutyrate in Legionella pneumophila.
Gillmaier N, Schunder E, Kutzner E, Tlapák H, Rydzewski K, Herrmann V, Stämmler M, Lasch P, Eisenreich W, Heuner K
J Biol Chem. 2016 Mar 18; 291(12)6471-82. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M115.693481.

PMID:
    26792862
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The STEAP1(262-270) peptide encapsulated into PLGA microspheres elicits strong cytotoxic T cell immunity in HLA-A*0201 transgenic mice--A new approach to immunotherapy against prostate carcinoma.
Herrmann VL, Wieland DE, Legler DF, Wittmann V, Groettrup M
Prostate. 2016 Apr; 76(5)456-68. doi: 10.1002/pros.23136.

PMID:
    26715028
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Not Available].
Herrmann V, Epping B
Z Orthop Unfall. 2015 Oct; 153(5)458-61. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1564945.

PMID:
    26451855
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Ubiquitin-like Modifier FAT10 Is Selectively Expressed in Medullary Thymic Epithelial Cells and Modifies T Cell Selection.
Buerger S, Herrmann VL, Mundt S, Trautwein N, Groettrup M, Basler M
J Immunol. 2015 Nov 1; 195(9)4106-16. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1500592.

PMID:
    26401002
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genome-wide association study of prostate cancer-specific survival.
Szulkin R, Karlsson R, Whitington T, Aly M, Gronberg H, Eeles RA, Easton DF, Kote-Jarai Z, Al Olama AA, Benlloch S, Muir K, Giles GG, Southey MC, FitzGerald LM, Henderson BE, Schumacher FR, Haiman CA, Sipeky C, Tammela TL, Nordestgaard BG, Key TJ, Travis RC, Neal DE, Donovan JL, Hamdy FC, Pharoah PD, Pashayan N, Khaw KT, Stanford JL, Thibodeau SN, McDonnell SK, Schaid DJ, Maier C, Vogel W, Luedeke M, Herkommer K, Kibel AS, Cybulski C, Lubiński J, Kluźniak W, Cannon-Albright L, Brenner H, Herrmann V, Holleczek B, Park JY, Sellers TA, Lim HY, Slavov C, Kaneva RP, Mitev VI, Spurdle A, Teixeira MR, Paulo P, Maia S, Pandha H, Michael A, Kierzek A, PRACTICAL consortium., Batra J, Clements JA, Australian Prostate Cancer BioResource., Albanes D, Andriole GL, Berndt SI, Chanock S, Gapstur SM, Giovannucci EL, Hunter DJ, Kraft P, Le Marchand L, Ma J, Mondul AM, Penney KL, Stampfer MJ, Stevens VL, Weinstein SJ, Trichopoulou A, Bueno-de-Mesquita BH, Tjønneland A, Cox DG, BPC3 consortium., Maehle L, Schleutker J, Lindström S, Wiklund F
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Nov; 24(11)1796-800. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0543.

PMID:
    26307654
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cytotoxic T cell vaccination with PLGA microspheres interferes with influenza A virus replication in the lung and suppresses the infectious disease.
Herrmann VL, Hartmayer C, Planz O, Groettrup M
J Control Release. 2015 Oct 28; 216121-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2015.08.019.

PMID:
    26276509
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy: Challenging Considerations for the Surgeon.
Angelos P, Bedrosian I, Euhus DM, Herrmann VM, Katz SJ, Pusic A
Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct; 22(10)3208-12. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4758-y.

PMID:
    26259752
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance and Practice Guideline for the Use of Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy in the Management of Breast Cancer.
Holmes D, Colfry A, Czerniecki B, Dickson-Witmer D, Francisco Espinel C, Feldman E, Gallagher K, Greenup R, Herrmann V, Kuerer H, Malik M, Manahan E, O'Neill J, Patel M, Sebastian M, Wheeler A, Kass R
Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct; 22(10)3184-90. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4753-3.

PMID:
    26224406
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Amino Acid Uptake and Metabolism of Legionella pneumophila Hosted by Acanthamoeba castellanii.
Schunder E, Gillmaier N, Kutzner E, Eisenreich W, Herrmann V, Lautner M, Heuner K
J Biol Chem. 2014 Jul 25; 289(30)21040-54.

PMID:
    24904060
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Regulation, integrase-dependent excision, and horizontal transfer of genomic islands in Legionella pneumophila.
Lautner M, Schunder E, Herrmann V, Heuner K
J Bacteriol. 2013 Apr; 195(7)1583-97. doi: 10.1128/JB.01739-12.

PMID:
    23354744
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Urethral leiomyoma during pregnancy: a case report].
Silveira AB, Riccetto CL, Herrmann V, Palma PC, Tiecher Jde F
Rev Col Bras Cir. 2012 Dec; 39(6)560-1.

PMID:
    23348657
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Correlation of the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionaire: Urinary Incontinence/Short Form to Urodynamic diagnosis in women with urinary incontinence].
Herrmann V, Di Sessa RG, Ricceto CL, Morais SS, Castro EB, Juliato CR
Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet. 2013 Jan; 35(1)16-20.

PMID:
    23338548
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence study of stress urinary incontinence in women who perform high-impact exercises.
Fozzatti C, Riccetto C, Herrmann V, Brancalion MF, Raimondi M, Nascif CH, Marques LR, Palma PP
Int Urogynecol J. 2012 Dec; 23(12)1687-91. doi: 10.1007/s00192-012-1786-z.

PMID:
    22618204
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Can the delivery method influence lower urinary tract symptoms triggered by the first pregnancy?
Botelho S, Silva JM, Palma P, Herrmann V, Riccetto C
Int Braz J Urol. 2012 Mar-Apr; 38(2)267-76.

PMID:
    22555033
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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[Clinical and urodynamic experience with intravesical hyaluronic acid in painful bladder syndrome associated with interstitial cystitis].
Figueiredo AB, Palma P, Riccetto C, Herrmann V, Dambros M, Capmartin R
Actas Urol Esp. 2011 Mar; 35(3)184-7. doi: 10.1016/j.acuro.2010.09.004.

PMID:
    21397161
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The heterogeneity of segmental dynamics of filled EPDM by (1)H transverse relaxation NMR.
Moldovan D, Fechete R, Demco DE, Culea E, Blümich B, Herrmann V, Heinz M
J Magn Reson. 2011 Jan; 208(1)156-62. doi: 10.1016/j.jmr.2010.10.019.

PMID:
    21106419
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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GamA is a eukaryotic-like glucoamylase responsible for glycogen- and starch-degrading activity of Legionella pneumophila.
Herrmann V, Eidner A, Rydzewski K, Blädel I, Jules M, Buchrieser C, Eisenreich W, Heuner K
Int J Med Microbiol. 2011 Feb; 301(2)133-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2010.08.016.

PMID:
    20965781
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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