- Fellowship - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute (2010-2011), Surgical Oncologic Pathology
- Residency - New York University Langone Medical Center (2006-2010), Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
- Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Genitourinary Pathology
- Graduate School - Temple University School of Medicine (2000-2006), Anatomy & Cell Biology
- Medical School - University of Calcutta - R.G.Kar Medical College & Hospital (1990-1996), Medicine
Franto Francis, M.D., Ph.D.
- Pathology/Diagnosis of Genitourinary Cancers
Diagnostic Utility of a Likert Scale Versus Qualitative Descriptors and Length of Capsular Contact for Determining Extraprostatic Tumor Extension at Multiparametric Prostate MRI.
Costa DN, Passoni NM, Leyendecker JR, de Leon AD, Lotan Y, Roehrborn CG, Otero-Muinelo S, Grewal H, Xi Y, Francis F, Rofsky NM, Pedrosa I AJR. American journal of roentgenology 2018 Feb 1-7
Grade progression in urothelial carcinoma can occur with high or low mutational homology: a first-step toward tumor-specific care in initial low-grade bladder cancer.
Kittler R, Shiang C, Hutchinson R, Kollipara RK, Kapur P, Franto F, Lotan Y Oncotarget 2018 Feb 9 10 9415-9424
Improved Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Pathology Correlation With Imaging-Derived, 3D-Printed, Patient-Specific Whole-Mount Molds of the Prostate.
Costa DN, Chatzinoff Y, Passoni NM, Kapur P, Roehrborn CG, Xi Y, Rofsky NM, Torrealba J, Francis F, Futch C, Hagens P, Notgrass H, Otero-Muinelo S, Pedrosa I, Chopra R Investigative radiology 2017 Apr
Comparison of prostate cancer detection at 3-T MRI with and without an endorectal coil: A prospective, paired-patient study.
Costa DN, Yuan Q, Xi Y, Rofsky NM, Lenkinski RE, Lotan Y, Roehrborn CG, Francis F, Travalini D, Pedrosa I Urologic oncology 2016 Mar
Association of overexpression of TIF1? with colorectal carcinogenesis and advanced colorectal adenocarcinoma.
Jain S, Singhal S, Francis F, Hajdu C, Wang JH, Suriawinata A, Wang YQ, Zhang M, Weinshel EH, Francois F, Pei ZH, Lee P, Xu RL World journal of gastroenterology : WJG 2011 Sep 17 35 3994-4000
Effects of dynactin disruption and dynein depletion on axonal microtubules.
Ahmad FJ, He Y, Myers KA, Hasaka TP, Francis F, Black MM, Baas PW Traffic (Copenhagen, Denmark) 2006 May 7 5 524-37
Role of cytoplasmic dynein in the axonal transport of microtubules and neurofilaments.
He Y, Francis F, Myers KA, Yu W, Black MM, Baas PW The Journal of cell biology 2005 Feb 168 5 697-703
Molecular pathogenesis of human prostate basal cell hyperplasia.
Henry G, Malewska A, Mauck R, Gahan J, Hutchinson R, Torrealba J, Francis F, Roehrborn C, Strand D The Prostate 2017 May 77 13 1344-1355
Incorporating Oxygen-Enhanced MRI into Multi-Parametric Assessment of Human Prostate Cancer.
Zhou H, Hallac RR, Yuan Q, Ding Y, Zhang Z, Xie XJ, Francis F, Roehrborn CG, Sims RD, Costa DN, Raj GV, Mason RP Diagnostics (Basel, Switzerland) 2017 Aug 7 3
Targeting phenotypic heterogeneity in benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Strand DW, Costa DN, Francis F, Ricke WA, Roehrborn CG Differentiation; research in biological diversity 2017 Aug 96 49-61
Concordance in Biomarker Status Between Bladder Tumors at Time of Transurethral Resection and Subsequent Radical Cystectomy: Results of a 5-year Prospective Study.
Passoni NM, Shariat SF, Bagrodia A, Francis F, Rachakonda V, Xylinas E, Kapur P, Sagalowsky AI, Lotan Y Bladder cancer 2016 2 1 91-99
Assessment of Prospectively Assigned Likert Scores for Targeted MR Imaging-Transrectal US Fusion Biopsies in Patients with Suspected Prostate Cancer.
Costa DN, Lotan Y, Rofsky NM, Roehrborn C, Liu A, Hornberger B, Xi Y, Francis F, Pedrosa I The Journal of urology 2015 Jul
Liver transplant for mixed capillary-cavernous hemangioma masquerading as hepatocellular carcinoma in a patient with hepatocellular carcinoma.
Unal E, Francis F, Aquino A, Xu R, Morgan G, Teperman L Experimental and clinical transplantation : official journal of the Middle East Society for Organ Transplantation 2011 Oct 9 5 344-8
Histologic characteristics of pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia associated with different pancreatic lesions.
Recavarren C, Labow DM, Liang J, Zhang L, Wong M, Zhu H, Wang J, Francis F, Xu R Human pathology 2011 Jan 42 1 18-24
Transport of neurofilaments in growing axons requires microtubules but not actin filaments.
Francis F, Roy S, Brady ST, Black MM Journal of neuroscience research 2005 Feb 79 4 442-50
- Diagnostic Utility of a Likert Scale Versus Qualitative Descriptors and Length of Capsular Contact for Determining Extraprostatic Tumor Extension at Multiparametric Prostate MRI.
- Pathogenesis and biology of genitourinary tumors
- Genitourinary pathology
- Pathology/Diagnosis of Genitourinary Cancers