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Dr. Richard Flavin
Clinical Associate Professor, Histopathology

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Ffrench B, Kashdan E, Huang Y, Spillane CD, Cocchiglia S, Charmsaz S, Varešlija D, O'Brien C, Scholz D, Martin C, Gallagher M, Brooks DA, Brooks RD, Selemidis S, Gleeson N, AbuSaadeh F, O'Riain C, Kamran W, Flavin R, Young L, O'Toole SA, O'Leary JJ., CTC-5: A novel digital pathology approach to characterise circulating tumour cell biodiversity., Heliyon, 9, (1), 2023, pe13044 Journal Article, 2023 DOI

Ta R, Yang D, Hirt C, Drago T, Flavin R., Molecular Diagnostic Review of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma and Its Tumor Microenvironment., Diagnostics (Basel), 12, (5), 2022, p1087 Journal Article, 2022 DOI

Keogh A, Lynott F, Papanicolau-Sengos A, Mohammed Nur M, Spillane A, Quinn F, ElHassadi E, Jaffe ES, Flavin R., An Isolated Mesenteric Presentation of a Nodal Peripheral T Cell Lymphoma with T Follicular Helper Cell Phenotype., Hematology reports, 14, (4), 2022, p335-341 Journal Article, 2022 DOI

Nolan J, Murphy C, Dinneen K, Lee G, Higgins E, Bacon L, O'Brien D, Flavin R, Quinn F, Vandenberghe E., p53 immunohistochemistry must be confirmed by TP53 next generation sequencing for accurate risk stratification of patients with mantle cell lymphoma., Leukemia & lymphoma, 63, (14), 2022, p3504-3507 Journal Article, 2022 DOI

Healey Bird B, Nally K, Ronan K, Clarke G, Amu S, Almeida AS, Flavin R, Finn S., Cancer Immunotherapy with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors-Biomarkers of Response and Toxicity; Current Limitations and Future Promise. , Diagnostics (Basel), 12, (1), 2022, p124 Journal Article, 2022 DOI

Mohmmed Awadh, John O'Mahony, Ciara Ryan, Fiona Quinn, Larry Bacon, Narayanasamy Ravi, Richard Flavin, Epstein Barr virus positive mucocutaneous ulcer: A unique case occurring in association with cholelithiasis in a gallbladder, JGH Open, 2021, p149-150 Journal Article, 2021 TARA - Full Text URL

Kate A Dinneen, Richard J Flavin, A report on the impact of the introduction of a centralised lymphoma review network in Ireland, Journal Clinical Pathology, 2020 Journal Article, 2020

Kirwan M, Mee B, Clarke N, Tanaka A, Manaloto L, Halpin E, Gibbons U, Cullen A, McGarrigle S, Connolly EM, Bennett K, Gaffney E, Flanagan C, Tier L, Flavin R, McElvaney NG., What GDPR and the Health Research Regulations (HRRs) mean for Ireland: "explicit consent"-a legal analysis., Ir J Med Sci, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Ta R, Santini C, Gou P, Lee G, Tai YC, O'Brien C, Fontecha M, Grant C, Bacon L, Finn S, Vandenberghe E, Quinn F, Dua R, Flavin R., Molecular Subtyping of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Using a Novel Quantitative RT-PCR Assay , J Mol Diagn, 2020, pS1525-1578- Journal Article, 2020 URL

O'Connell K, Looby S, Gou P, Flavin R, Farrell M, Cryan JB, Beausang A, Brett FM., CNS lymphoma, the Irish experience: A retrospective review of neuropathologically confirmed cases over 10 years., Clinical neuropathology, 39, (5), 2020, p212-220 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Galera P, Flavin R, Savage NM, Saksena A, Gong S, Wang HY, Swan N, Xi L, Raffeld M, Pittaluga S, Jaffe ES., Epstein-Barr Virus-negative Marginal Zone Lymphoma as an Uncommon Form of Monomorphic Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder., The American journal of surgical pathology, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Dinneen K, Timlin DM, O'Hare K, Walker J, Castriciano G, Connolly Y, Grant C, Bacon L, Vandenberghe E, Dunne B, Jeffers M, Flavin R., Incidence of single hit Bcl-2 and Bcl-6 rearrangements in DLBCL: the Irish experience., Journal of clinical pathology, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Mansoor N, McKenna L, Molloy O, Smyth E, Flavin R, Ryan C, Quinn J, Roche M., Emergence of lymphomatoid papulosis during treatment with brentuximab vedotin., International journal of dermatology, 59, (9), 2020, pe332-e334 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Mee, B. and Kirwan, M. and Clarke, N. and Tanaka, A. and Manaloto, L. and Halpin, E. and Gibbons, U. and Cullen, A. and McGarrigle, S. and Connolly, E.M. and Bennett, K. and Gaffney, E. and Flanagan, C. and Tier, L. and Flavin, R. and McElvaney, N.G., What GDPR and the Health Research Regulations (HRRs) mean for Ireland: a research perspective, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Fogarty H, Dowling A, O'Brien D, Langabeer S, Bacon CL, Flavin R, O'Dwyer M, Hennessy B, O'Leary H, Crotty G, Henderson R, Nolan J, Thornton P, Vandenberghe E, Quinn F., Biclonal lymphoproliferative disorders: another association with NOTCH1-mutated chronic lymphocytic leukaemias, Ir Journal Med Science, 2020 Journal Article, 2020 URL

Stopsack KH, Gerke T, Zareba P, Pettersson A, Chowdhury D, Ebot EM, Flavin R, Finn S, Kantoff PW, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Fiorentino M, Mucci LA., Tumor protein expression of the DNA repair gene BRCA1 and lethal prostate cancer., Carcinogenesis, 41, (7), 2020, p904-908 Journal Article, 2020 DOI

Liang CW, Yang CY, Flavin R, Fletcher JA, Lu TP, Lai IR, Li YI, Chang YL, Lee JC., Loss of SFRP1 expression is a key progression event in gastrointestinal stromal tumor pathogenesis, Human Pathology, 107, 2020, p69 - 79 Journal Article, 2020 URL

Ta Robert, Santini Christopher, Gou Patricia, Lee Greg, O'Brien Cathal, Tai Yu, Fontecha Marcel, Grant Cliona, Bacon Larry, Finn Stephen, Vandenberghe Elisabeth, Flavin Richard, Molecular Subtyping of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Using a Novel qRT-PCR Assay , Modern Pathology, 2019, 99 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2019 Conference Paper, 2019

Smyth E, Ramsey M, Fay J, Doyle B, Flavin R, O'Neill JP, McCardle O, Murphy P, Quinn J., Pediatric-type follicular lymphoma-Complete metabolic remission with radiation therapy., Hematological oncology, 37, (5), 2019, p638-640 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Brodie R, Lee G, Broderick V, Higgins E, Flavin R, Gardiner N, Browne P, Hayden P, Conneally E, Tuohy E, A National Retrospective Analysis of Clinical Outcomes Following Allogeneic Transplantation for High Grade B cell Lymphoma (HGBL) , Haematol Oncology, 37 , 2019, pp441 - 441 Conference Paper, 2019

Rachel Brodie, Greg Lee, Valerie Broderick, Elizabeth Higgins, Richard Flavin, Nicole Gardiner, Patrick Hayden, Paul Browne, Eibhlin Conneally, Emma Tuohy, Catherine Flynn, Elisabeth Vandenberghe, Christopher Laurence Bacon, A baseline national study of allogeneic transplantation for high grade B-cell lymphoma (HGBL): An outcome baseline prior to the introduction of a CAR-T program, Bone Marrow Transplantation, 54, Nature Publishing Group, 2019, pp452 - 453 Conference Paper, 2019 DOI

Manal Abduljali, Dearbhla Doherty, Marthinus Dicks, Catherine Flynn, Catherine Maher, Brian Mehigan, Richard Flavin, Evaluation of the risk factors for venous thromboembolism post splenectomy-a 10-year retrospective study in St. James's Hospital, 3, 2019, pAB081 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

O'Sullivan, L., Galvin, S., Flavin, R., Fadalla, K., Healy, C.M., Feeney, E., Twelve months of oral ulceration, weight loss and unexplained fevers: a clinicopathologic conference, Oral Surgery, 2019, p163 - 170 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Dinneen K, Ryan C, Grant C, Dunne B, Bacon L, Vandenberghe E, Jeffers M, Flavin R., Impact and importance of a centralised review panel for lymphoma diagnostics in the WHO era: a single-centre experience., Journal of clinical pathology, 72, (7), 2019, p506-509 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

Shackleton L, Langabeer SE, O'Brien D, McCarron SL, Byrne B, Barry R, Flavin R, Bacon CL, Flynn CM., Hairy Cell Leukemia Masquerading as Pancytopenia in Pregnancy., Case reports in hematology, 2019, 2019, p3238168 Journal Article, 2019 DOI

O'Neill JP, Quinn F, Dowling A, Walker J, Hayes T, Bird B, Flavin R, Composite t(14;18)-Negative Follicular Lymphoma and Nodular Lymphocyte-Predominant Hodgkin Lymphoma., Case reports in hematology, 2018, p4312594 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Clarke, L., Adduri, R.S., Smyth, P., Quinn, F., Jeffers, M., Dunne, B., O'Leary, J., McKiernan, S., Vandenberghe, E., Pyne, S., Bashyam, M.D., Sheils, O., Flavin, R., Potentially important miRNAs in enteropathy-associated T-cell lymphoma pathogenesis: A pilot study, Leukemia Research Reports, 10, 2018, p52-54 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Ahearn TU, Peisch S, Pettersson A, Ebot EM, Zhou CK, Graff RE, Sinnott JA, Fazli L, Judson GL, Bismar TA, Rider JR, Gerke T, Chan JM, Fiorentino M, Flavin R, Sesso HD, Finn S, Giovannucci EL, Gleave M, Loda M, Li Z, Pollak M, Mucci LA, Transdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Partnership (ToPCaP)., Expression of IGF/insulin receptor in prostate cancer tissue and progression to lethal disease., Carcinogenesis, 39, (12), 2018, p1431-1437 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Tchrakian N, Nehhozina T, Lee G, McFadden J, Russell S, Bacon L, Vandenberghe E, Flavin R., Quantitative Image Analysis of the MIB-1 Proliferation Index in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma., J Histol Histopathol , 5, 2018, p3- Journal Article, 2018 DOI

DuPre NC, Flavin R, Sfanos KS, Unger RH, To S, Gazeeva E, Fiorentino M, De Marzo AM, Rider JR, Mucci LA, Transdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Partnership(ToPCaP), Corpora amylacea in prostatectomy tissue and associations with molecular, histological, and lifestyle factors., The Prostate, 78, (15), 2018, p1172 - 1180 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Timlin DM, O'Hare K, Walker J, Castriciano G, Connolly Y, Grant C, Bacon CL, Vandenberghe E, Dunne B, Jeffers M, Flavin R, FISH studies in DLBCL: correlations with cell of origin: the Irish experience., Journal of Clinical Pathology, 2018, p947 - 948 Journal Article, 2018 DOI

Elhassadi E, Flavin R, Browne P, Conneally E, Hayden P, Quinn F, Higgins E, Vandenberghe E, Transformed follicular lymphoma (tFL): consolidation therapy may improve survival, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 1863, 2017, p589-595 Journal Article, 2017 DOI URL

Arts FA, Keogh L, Smyth P, O'Toole S, Ta R, Gleeson N, O'Leary JJ, Flavin R, Sheils O, miR-223 potentially targets SWI/SNF complex protein SMARCD1 in atypical proliferative serous tumor and high-grade ovarian serous carcinoma., Human pathology, 70, 2017, p98 - 104 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Zareba Piotr, Flavin Richard, Isikbay Masis, Rider Jennifer R, Gerke Travis A, Finn Stephen, Pettersson Andreas, Giunchi Francesca, Unger Robert H, Tinianow Alex M, Andersson Swen-Olof, Andren Ove, Fall Katja, Fiorentino Michelangelo, Mucci Lorelei A, =Transdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Partnership (ToPCaP), Perineural Invasion and Risk of Lethal Prostate Cancer , Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology , 26 , (5 ), 2017, p719 - 726 Journal Article, 2017 DOI URL

Brett, F.M., Flavin, R., Chen, D., Loftus, T., Looby, S., McCarthy, A., de Gascun, C., Jaffe, E.S., Nor, N., Javadpour, M., McCabe, D., EBV driven natural killer cell disease of the central nervous system presenting as subacute cognitive decline, Human Pathology: Case Reports, 10, 2017, p64-68 Journal Article, 2017 DOI

Cathy Spillane, Brendan Ffrench, Anthony Cooney, Carmel Ruttle, Anna Bogdanska, Noreen Gleeson, Feras Abu Saadeh, Waseem Kamran, Ciaran O'Riain, Ricahrd Flavin, Michael Gallagher, Cara M Martin, Orla Sheils, Sharon O'Toole, John J O'Leary, A Digital Pathology Method to Identify All Forms of CTC, LABORATORY INVESTIGATION, USCAP, 97, Nature Publishing Group, 2017, pp463 - 463 Published Abstract, 2017

Brett, F., Chen, D., Looby, S., McCarthy, A., De Gascun, C., Jaffe, E., & Flavin, R., Rapid onset cognitive decline in a middle aged lady, JOURNAL OF NEUROPATHOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL NEUROLOGY, 76, (6), 2017, pp536 - 536 Poster, 2017 DOI

Blanaid Mee, Eoin Gaffney, Sarah McGarrigle, Sharon A Glynn, Elisabeth M Connolly, Paul H McCormick, Delia Flannery, Katrina O'Connor, Margaret Lawson, Lisa Ryan, Timothy Nugent, Ronan Ward, Francis J Sullivan, Joanna Fay, Tony O'Grady, Elaine Kay, Joe Eustace, Louise Burke, Stephen Finn, Richard Flavin, Can a biobank network and supporting infrastructure enhance Ireland's ability to attract pharmaceutical research and development and clinical trial opportunities? A pilot survey. , Journal of Biorepository Science for Applied Medicine. , 4, 2016, p1 - 8 Journal Article, 2016

Murray C, Quinn F, Illyes G, Walker J, Castriciano G, O'Sullivan P, Grant C, Vandenberghe E, Bird B, Flavin R, Composite Blastoid Variant of Mantle Cell Lymphoma and Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma., 2016 Journal Article, 2016

Ryan C, Ged Y, Quinn F, Walker J, Kennedy J, Gillham C, Pittaluga S, McDermott R, Vandenberghe E, Grant C, Flavin R, Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma Arising Adjacent to a Breast Implant., 2016 Journal Article, 2016

Langabeer SE, Haslam K, O'Brien D, Kelly J, Andrews C, Ryan C, Flavin R, Hayden PJ, Bacon CL, Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Arising in CALR Mutated Essential Thrombocythemia., Case reports in hematology, 2016 Journal Article, 2016

Cooney A, Ffrench B, Spillane CD, Ruttle C, Gleeson N, O'Riain C, Flavin R, Gallagher MF, Martin C, Sheils O, O'Toole S, O'Leary J, Digital Multi-Colour CTC Detection, Laboratory Investigation, 96, (A511), A512, 2016 Published Abstract, 2016

Clarke L, Smyth P, Blackshields G, Jeffers M, Quinn F, O'Leary J, Vandenberghe E, Sheils O, Flavin R, MicroRNA expression in enteropathy associated T-cell lymphoma type 1 , 2016, 469 , (SUPPL 1 ), SPRINGER ONE NEW YORK PLAZA, SUITE 4600, NEW YORK, NY, UNITED STATES , 2016, ppS35 - S35 Conference Paper, 2016

Spillane C, Ffrench B, Cooney A, Ruttle C, Bogdanska A, Gleeson N, Abu Saadeh F, Waseem K, O'Riain C, Flavin R, A NOVEL DIGITIAL PATHOLOGY APPROACH TO DEFINITIVELY IDENTIFY OVARIAN CANCER CTCS , 2016, 26 , LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS TWO COMMERCE SQ, 2001 MARKET ST, PHILADELPHIA, 2016, pp796 - 796 Published Abstract, 2016 URL

D.J. McHugh, P. Gou, J. Quinn, P. Thornton, B. Bird, S. Sukor, A. Fortune, K. Perera, L. Bacon, E. Vandenberghe, R. Flavin, C. Grant, Prevalence, clinico-pathological features and outcomes of 'double-hit' high-grade B-cell non-Hodgkins lymphoma (NHL): a single institution experience, Annals of Oncology, 27, (Suppl 6), 2016, ppVI315 Poster, 2016 DOI

Thorgeirsson T, Jordahl KM, Flavin R, Epstein MM, Fiorentino M, Andersson SO, Andren O, Rider JR, Mosquera JM, Ingoldsby H, Fall K, Tryggvadottir L, Transdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Partnership (ToPCaP), Intracellular location of BRCA2 protein expression and prostate cancer progression in the Swedish Watchful Waiting Cohort., Carcinogenesis, 2016 Journal Article, 2016

McGovern B, Quinn F, Andrews C, Jeffers M, Bacon CL, Bird B, Crotty G, Vandenberghe E, Flavin R, NOTCH1 mutation in type II Hodgkin transformation of chronic lymphocytic leukemia., 2016 Journal Article, 2016

Ahearn TU, Pettersson A, Ebot EM, Gerke T, Graff RE, Morais CL, Hicks JL, Wilson KM, Rider JR, Sesso HD, Fiorentino M, Flavin R, Finn S, Giovannucci EL, Loda M, Stampfer MJ, De Marzo AM, Mucci LA, Lotan TL, A Prospective Investigation of PTEN Loss and ERG Expression in Lethal Prostate Cancer., Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 108, (2), 2015 Journal Article, 2015 DOI

Flavin R, Companion Diagnostics for Haematological Malignancies , 237 , 2015 Conference Paper, 2015

Rafee S, Elamin Y.Y, Joyce E, Toner M, Flavin R, McDermott R, Sheehy N, Hennessy B, O'Byrne K, Gleeson N, Osman N, Neoadjuvant crizotinib in advanced inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour with ALK gene rearrangement, Tumori, 101, (2), 2015, pe35 - e39 Journal Article, 2015 URL DOI

Langabeer SE, Nolan J, Haslam K, Clarke L, Flavin R, Conneally E, Evading Capture by Residual Disease Monitoring: Extramedullary Manifestation of JAK2 V617F-Positive Primary Myelofibrosis After Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation., Case reports in hematology, 2015 Journal Article, 2015

Maguire A, Castriciano G, Walker J, Molloy K, Quinn F, Osman N, Vandenberghe E, Jeffers M, Gaffney E, Flavin R, Case Study: Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Arising in Ovarian Mature Cystic Teratoma., 2015 Journal Article, 2015

O'Brien Odharnaith, Flavin Richard, Jeffers Michael, A Multi-Institutional Audit of Lymph Node Core Biopsies in the Diagnosis and Classification of Lymphoproliferative Disorders , 2015, 95 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2015, pp368A - 368A Conference Paper, 2015

Elhassadi E, Flavin R, Browne P, Hayden P, Higgins L, Vanderberghe E, TRANSFORMED FOLLICULAR LYMPHOMA TREATMENT OUTCOME DURING THE RITUXIMAB ERA , 2014, 99 , FERRATA STORTI FOUNDATION VIA GIUSEPPE BELLI 4, 27100 PAVIA, ITALY , 2014, pp706 - 706 Conference Paper, 2014

Tchrakian N, Nehhozina T, Daly L, Flavin R, Quantitative image analysis of the MIB-1 proliferation index in non Hodgkin Lymphoma and its correlation with semiquantitated values and survival , 2014, 465 , SPRINGER 233 SPRING ST, NEW YORK, NY 10013 USA , 2014, ppS271 - S272 Conference Paper, 2014

Flavin R, Pettersson A, Hendrickson WK, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Kunz L, Judson GL, Lis R, Bailey D, Fiore C, Nuttall E, Martin NE, Stack E, Penney KL, Rider JR, Sinnott J, Sweeney C, Sesso HD, Fall K, Giovannucci E, Kantoff P, Stampfer M, Loda M, Mucci LA, SPINK1 protein expression and prostate cancer progression., Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 20, (18), 2014, p4904-11 Journal Article, 2014 DOI TARA - Full Text

Levanon, K., Sapoznik, S., Bahar-Shany, K., Brand, H., Shapira-Frommer, R., Korach, J., Hirsch, M.S., Roh, M.H., Miron, A., Liu, J.F., Vena, N., Ligon, A.H., Fotheringham, S., Bailey, D., Flavin, R.J., Birrer, M.J., Drapkin, R.I., FOXO3a loss is a frequent early event in high-grade pelvic serous carcinogenesis, Oncogene, 33, (35), 2014, p4424-4432 Journal Article, 2014

Selvarajah S, Pyne S, Chen E, Sompallae R, Ligon AH, Nielsen GP, Dranoff G, Stack E, Loda M, Flavin R, High-resolution array CGH and gene expression profiling of alveolar soft part sarcoma., Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2014 Journal Article, 2014

Zu K, Martin NE, Fiorentino M, Flavin R, Lis RT, Sinnott JA, Finn S, Penney KL, Ma J, Fazli L, Gleave ME, Bismar TA, Stampfer MJ, Pollak MN, Loda M, Mucci LA, Giovannucci E, Protein expression of PTEN, insulin-like growth factor I receptor (IGF-IR), and lethal prostate cancer: a prospective study., Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, 22, (11), 2013, p1984-93 Journal Article, 2013

Kasperzyk JL, Finn SP, Flavin R, Fiorentino M, Lis R, Hendrickson WK, Clinton SK, Sesso HD, Giovannucci EL, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Mucci LA, Prostate-specific membrane antigen protein expression in tumor tissue and risk of lethal prostate cancer., Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, 22, (12), 2013, p2354-63 Journal Article, 2013

Penney KL, Stampfer MJ, Jahn JL, Sinnott JA, Flavin R, Rider JR, Finn S, Giovannucci E, Sesso HD, Loda M, Mucci LA, Fiorentino M, Gleason grade progression is uncommon., Cancer research, 73, (16), 2013, p5163-8 Journal Article, 2013

Keogh L, Smyth P, O'Leary J, Sheils O, Flavin R, Upregulation of miR-141 Potentially Limits Expression of JAG1 in Epithelial Ovarian Neoplasia , 2013, 93 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2013, pp283A - 283A Conference Paper, 2013

Cho J, Chen L, Sangji N, Okabe T, Yonesaka K, Francis JM, Flavin RJ, Johnson W, Kwon J, Yu S, Greulich H, Johnson BE, Eck MJ, Jänne PA, Wong KK, Meyerson M, Cetuximab response of lung cancer-derived EGF receptor mutants is associated with asymmetric dimerization., Cancer research, 2013 Journal Article, 2013

Pettersson A, Lis RT, Meisner A, Flavin R, Stack EC, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Graff RE, Penney KL, Rider JR, Nuttall EJ, Martin NE, Sesso HD, Pollak M, Stampfer MJ, Kantoff PW, Giovannucci EL, Loda M, Mucci LA, Modification of the association between obesity and lethal prostate cancer by TMPRSS2:ERG., Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 105, (24), 2013, p1881-90 Journal Article, 2013

Laios A, Mohamed BM, Kelly L, Flavin R, Finn S, McEvoy L, Gallagher M, Martin C, Sheils O, Ring M, Davies A, Lawson M, Gleeson N, D'Arcy T, d'Adhemar C, Norris L, Langhe R, Saadeh FA, O'Leary JJ, O'Toole SA, Pre-Treatment of Platinum Resistant Ovarian Cancer Cells with an MMP-9/MMP-2 Inhibitor Prior to Cisplatin Enhances Cytotoxicity as Determined by High Content Screening., International journal of molecular sciences, 14, (1), 2013, p2085-103 Journal Article, 2013 TARA - Full Text DOI

Mee, B., Gaffney, E., Glynn, S.A., Donatello, S., Carroll, P., Connolly, E., Mc Garrigle, S., Boyle, T., Flannery, D., Sullivan, F.J., McCormick, P., Griffin, M., Muldoon, C., Fay, J., O'Grady, T., Kay, E., Eustace, J., Burke, L., Sheikh, A.A., Finn, S., Flavin, R., Giles, F.J., Development and progress of Ireland's biobank network: Ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI), Standardized documentation, sample and data release, and international perspective, Biopreservation and Biobanking, 11, (1), 2013, p3-11 Journal Article, 2013

Zareba P, Pettersson A, Gerke T, Fiorentino M, Flavin R, Rider J, Giovannucci E, Finn S, Loda M, Mucci L, Immunohistochemical Expression of BRCA1 and Prostate Cancer Progression in a Large Radical Prostatectomy Cohort , 2012, 80 , (3 ), ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC 360 PARK AVE SOUTH, NEW YORK, NY 10010-1710 USA , 2012, ppS29 - S29 Conference Paper, 2012

Gallagher MF, Heffron CC, Laios A, O'Toole SA, Ffrench B, Smyth PC, Flavin RJ, Elbaruni SA, Spillane CD, Martin CM, Shelis OM, O'Leary JJ. , Suppression of Cancer Stemness p21-regulating mRNA and microRNA Signatures in Recurrent Ovarian Cancer Patient Samples. , Journal of Ovarian Research, 5, (1), 2012, p2- Journal Article, 2012 DOI

Benassi B, Flavin R, Marchionni L, Zanata S, Pan Y, Chowdhury D, Marani M, Strano S, Muti P, Blandino G, Loda M, MYC is activated by USP2a-mediated modulation of microRNAs in prostate cancer., Cancer discovery, 2012 Journal Article, 2012

Egan, C., Szontagh-Kishazi, P., Flavin, R., Aortic fistula after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and esophagectomy for esophageal carcinoma: An unusual cause of sudden death, American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, 33, (3), 2012, p270-272 Journal Article, 2012

Pettersson A, Graff RE, Bauer SR, Pitt MJ, Lis RT, Stack EC, Martin NE, Kunz L, Penney KL, Ligon AH, Suppan C, Flavin R, Sesso HD, Rider JR, Mucci LA, The TMPRSS2:ERG rearrangement, ERG expression, and prostate cancer outcomes: a cohort study and meta-analysis., Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, 2012 Journal Article, 2012

Ryan C, Flavin R, Pathologic Characteristics of Prostate Adenocarcinoma found at Radical Prostatecomy in Men 50 Years of Age and Younger. , 226 , (1 ), 2012 Conference Paper, 2012

Fiore C, Bailey D, Conlon N, Wu X, Martin N, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Fall K, Andersson SO, Andren O, Loda M, Flavin R, Utility of multispectral imaging in automated quantitative scoring of immunohistochemistry., Journal of clinical pathology, 65, (6), 2012, p496-502 Journal Article, 2012

Flavin R, Finn SP, Choueiri TK, Ingoldsby H, Ring M, Barrett C, Rogers M, Smyth P, O'Regan E, Gaffney E, O'Leary JJ, Loda M, Signoretti S, Sheils O, RET protein expression in papillary renal cell carcinoma., Urologic oncology, 30, (6), 2012, p900-5 Journal Article, 2012

Stampfer MJ, Penney K, Sinnott J, Flavin R, Stark J, Finn S, Giovannucci E, Sesso H, Loda M, Mucci L, Does Gleason Grade Progress over Time? , 2011, 91 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2011, pp225A - 225A Conference Paper, 2011

Dwyer RM, Ryan J, Havelin RJ, Morris JC, Miller BW, Liu Z, Flavin R, O'Flatharta C, Foley MJ, Barrett HH, Murphy JM, Barry FP, O'Brien T, Kerin MJ., Mesenchymal Stem Cell-mediated delivery of the sodium iodide symporter supports radionuclide imaging and treatment of breast cancer., Stem Cells, 29, (7), 2011, p1149-1157 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Hendrickson WK, Flavin R, Kasperzyk JL, Fiorentino M, Fang F, Lis R, Fiore C, Penney KL, Ma J, Kantoff PW, Stampfer MJ, Loda M, Mucci LA, Giovannucci E., Vitamin D receptor protein expression in tumor tissue and prostate cancer progression., Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 29, (17), 2011, p2378-2385 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Flavin R, Zadra G, Loda M., Metabolic alterations and targeted therapies in prostate cancer., The Journal of pathology, 223, (2), 2011, p283-294 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Penney, K.L., Sinnott, J.A., Fall, K., Pawitan, Y., Hoshida, Y., Kraft, P., Stark, J.R., Fiorentino, M., Perner, S., Finn, S., Calza, S., Flavin, R., Freedman, M.L., Setlur, S., Sesso, H.D., Andersson, S.-O., Martin, N., Kantoff, P.W., Johansson, J.-E., Adami, H.-O., Rubin, M.A., Loda, M., Golub, T.R., Andrén, O., Stampfer, M.J., Mucci, L.A., mRNA expression signature of gleason grade predicts lethal prostate cancer, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 29, (17), 2011, p2391-2396 Journal Article, 2011

Pettersson A, Flavin R, Stark J, Fiorentino M, Pollak A, Penney K, Sesso HD, Gleave M, Bismar TA, Perner S, TMPRSS2: ERG Rearrangement and Markers of Metabolic Signaling Pathways Implicated in Prostate Carcinogenesis , 2011, 91 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2011, pp217A - 218A Conference Paper, 2011

Mee BC, Carroll P, Donatello S, Connolly E, Griffin M, Dunne B, Burke L, Flavin R, Rizkalla H, Ryan C, Hayes B, D'Adhemar C, Banville N, Faheem N, Muldoon C, Gaffney EF, Maintaining Breast Cancer Specimen Integrity and Individual or Simultaneous Extraction of Quality DNA, RNA, and Proteins from Allprotect-Stabilized and Nonstabilized Tissue Samples., Biopreservation and biobanking, 9, (4), 2011, p389-398 Journal Article, 2011

Graff Rebecca E, Ligon Azra H, Suppan Catherine, Flavin Richard, Sesso Howard D, Rider Jennifer R, Sweeney Christopher, Stampfer Meir, Fiorentino Michelangelo, Kantoff Philip W, Abstract A29: The TMPRSS2: ERG gene fusion, ERG expression and prostate cancer outcomes: A cohort study and meta-analysis , American Association for Cancer Research , 2011 Conference Paper, 2011

Flavin RJ, Cook J, Fiorentino M, Bailey D, Brown M, Loda MF., ß-Catenin is a useful adjunct immunohistochemical marker for the diagnosis of pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis., American journal of clinical pathology, 135, (5), 2011, p776-782 Journal Article, 2011 DOI

Vaira V, Fedele G, Pyne S, Fasoli E, Zadra G, Bailey D, Snyder E, Faversani A, Coggi G, Flavin R, Bosari S, Loda M., Preclinical model of organotypic culture for pharmacodynamic profiling of human tumors., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107, (18), 2010, p8352-8356 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Fiorentino M, Judson G, Penney K, Flavin R, Stark J, Fiore C, Fall K, Martin N, Ma J, Sinnott J, Giovannucci E, Stampfer M, Sesso HD, Kantoff PW, Finn S, Loda M, Mucci L, Immunohistochemical expression of BRCA1 and lethal prostate cancer., Cancer research, 70, (8), 2010, p3136-9 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Kasperzyk Julie, Finn Stephen, Hendrickson Whitney, Flavin Richard, Fiorentino Michelangelo, Giovannucci Edward, Stampfer Meir, Loda Massimo, Mucci Lorelei, PROSTATE-SPECIFIC MEMBRANE ANTIGEN (PSMA) EXPRESSION AND PROSTATE CANCER SURVIVAL , 2010, 30 , (4 ), INT INST ANTICANCER RESEARCH EDITORIAL OFFICE 1ST KM KAPANDRITIOU-KALAMOU , 2010, pp1535 - 1536 Conference Paper, 2010

Whitney Hendrickson, Julie Kasperzyk, Richard Flavin, Michelangelo Fiorentino, Rosina Lis, Christopher Fiore, Kathryn Penney, Jing Ma, Meir Stampfer, Massimo Loda, Lorelei Mucci and Edward Giovannucc, Vitamin D receptor expression is inversely associated with prostate cancer progression, Cancer Prevention Reearch, 3, (1 Suppl), 2010, ppPR01 Poster, 2010 DOI

Lin Shih Wen, Stark Jennifer R, Meyer Mara, Penney Kathryn L, Hendrickson Whitney, Kasperzyk Julie L, Ma Jing, Sesso Howard D, Flavin Richard J, Giovannucci Edward, Abstract B106: Alcohol consumption and TMPRSS2: ERG gene fusion in prostate cancer , American Association for Cancer Research , 2010 Conference Paper, 2010

Flavin RJ, Guerin M, O'Briain DS., Occupational problems with microscopy in the pathology laboratory., Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology, 457, (4), 2010, p509-511 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Crowley DJ, Flavin RJ, O'Toole SA, Aherne ST, Smyth PC, Egan K, Dunne E, Kenny D, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM, Examining the Relationship between Expression of Selected Tumour Associated Genes, Platelet Count and Survival in Ovarian Cancer , 2010, 90 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2010, pp238A - 239A Conference Paper, 2010

Wolfer A, Wittner BS, Irimia D, Flavin RJ, Lupien M, Gunawardane RN, Meyer CA, Lightcap ES, Tamayo P, Mesirov JP, Liu XS, Shioda T, Toner M, Loda M, Brown M, Brugge JS, Ramaswamy S., MYC regulation of a "poor-prognosis" metastatic cancer cell state., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107, (8), 2010, p3698-3703 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Flavin R, Peluso S, Nguyen PL, Loda M., Fatty acid synthase as a potential therapeutic target in cancer., Future oncology (London, England), 6, (4), 2010, p551-562 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Castleman's Disease in, Molecular Pathology of Haematolymphoid Diseases, Springer Press, 2010, pp541 - 544, [R.J. Flavin, C.M. Martin, O. Sheils, J.J .O'Leary.] Book Chapter, 2010

Laios A, O'Toole SA, Bashir M, Flavin R, Kelly L, D'Arcy T, Gleeson N, Sheppard B, Sheils O, O'Leary JJ, Sensitization of ovarian cancer cell lines to cisplatin by MMP-9 inhibitor: a hormetic effect , 2010, 179 , SPRINGER LONDON LTD 236 GRAYS INN RD, 6TH FLOOR, LONDON WC1X 8HL, ENGLAND , 2010, ppS55 - S55 Conference Paper, 2010

Penney Kathryn L, Sinnott Jennifer A, Falla Katja, Pawitan Yudi, Hoshida Yujin, Kraft Peter, Fiorentino Michelangelo, Perner Sven, Flavin Richard, Finn Stephen, Calza Stefano, DEFINING AN mRNA EXPRESSION SIGNATURE OF GLEASON GRADE , 2010, 30 , (4 ), INT INST ANTICANCER RESEARCH EDITORIAL OFFICE 1ST KM KAPANDRITIOU-KALAMOU, 2010, pp1534 - 1535 Conference Paper, 2010

Pomerantz MM, Shrestha Y, Flavin RJ, Regan MM, Penney KL, Mucci LA, Stampfer MJ, Hunter DJ, Chanock SJ, Schafer EJ, Chan JA, Tabernero J, Baselga J, Richardson AL, Loda M, Oh WK, Kantoff PW, Hahn WC, Freedman ML., Analysis of the 10q11 cancer risk locus implicates MSMB and NCOA4 in human prostate tumorigenesis., PLoS genetics, 6, (11), 2010, pe1001204 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Meyer MS, Penney KL, Stark JR, Schumacher FR, Sesso HD, Loda M, Fiorentino M, Finn S, Flavin RJ, Kurth T, Price AL, Giovannucci EL, Fall K, Stampfer MJ, Ma J, Mucci LA, Genetic variation in RNASEL associated with prostate cancer risk and progression., Carcinogenesis, 31, (9), 2010, p1597-603 Journal Article, 2010 DOI

Gallagher M, Elbaruni S, Flavin R, Martin C, Laios A, O'Toole S, Sheils O, O'Leary JJ, Regulation of Toll-Like Receptors in Cancer Stemness: A Pro-Inflammatory Switch Model , 2009, 89 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2009, pp214A - 214A Conference Paper, 2009

Flavin R, Jackl G, Finn S, Smyth P, Ring M, O'Regan E, Cahill S, Unger K, Denning K, Jinghuan Li Aherne S, Tallini G, Gaffney E, O'Leary JJ, Zitzelsberger H, Sheils O, RET/PTC rearrangement occurring in primary peritoneal carcinoma., International journal of surgical pathology, 17, (3), 2009, p187-97 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Gallagher MF, Flavin RJ, Elbaruni SA, McInerney JK, Smyth PC, Salley YM, Vencken SF, O'Toole SA, Laios A, Lee MY, Denning K, Li J, Aherne ST, Lao KQ, Martin CM, Sheils OM, O'Leary JJ., Regulation of microRNA biosynthesis and expression in 2102Ep embryonal carcinoma stem cells is mirrored in ovarian serous adenocarcinoma patients., Journal of Ovarian Research, 2, (19), 2009 Journal Article, 2009 DOI URL TARA - Full Text

Flavin RJ, Gallagher M, Elbaruni S, Heffron CC, O'Toole S, Smyth P, Laios A, Aherne S, Martin C, Lao K, Downregulation of miRNAs in Pluripotent Cancer Stem Cells Is Mirrored in Advanced Ovarian Serous Carcinoma , 2009, 89 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2009, pp213A - 213A Conference Paper, 2009

Flavin, R.J., Smyth, P.C., Laios, A., O'Toole, S.A., Barrett, C., Finn, S.P., Russell, S., (...), O'Leary, J.J. , Potentially important microRNA cluster on chromosome 17p13.1 in primary peritoneal carcinoma, Modern Pathology , 22, (2), 2009, p197-205 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Flavin R, Smyth P, Barrett C, Russell S, Wen H, Wei J, Laios A, O'Toole S, Ring M, Denning K, Li J, Aherne S, Sammarae D, Aziz NA, Alhadi A, Finn SP, Loda M, B S, Sheils O, O'Leary JJ, miR-29b expression is associated with disease-free survival in patients with ovarian serous carcinoma., International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society, 19, (4), 2009, p641-7 Journal Article, 2009 DOI

Cho Jeonghee, Chen Liang, Sangji Naveen, Du Jinyan, Okabe Takafumi, Yonesaka Kimio, Francis Joshua M, Flavin Richard J, Yu Soyoung, Greulich Heidi E, Abstract A177: Cetuximab resistance associated with dimerization†independence of oncogenic EGFR mutants , American Association for Cancer Research , 2009 Conference Paper, 2009

Barrett M, Hannigan C, McInerney J, Flavin R, Pilkington L, Martin CM, Sheils O, Griffin M, O'Leary JJ, Co-Analysis of HPV DNA, mRNA E6/E7 HR-HPV Expression and mcm2 and TOPIIa (ProEx C) in Cervical Pre-Cancer , 2009, 89 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 75 VARICK ST, 9TH FLR, NEW YORK, NY 10013-1917 USA , 2009, pp82A - 82A Conference Paper, 2009

Denning K, Smyth P, Cahill S, Li J, Flavin R, Aherne S, O' Leary JJ, Sheils O, ret/PTC-1 expression alters the immunoprofile of thyroid follicular cells., Molecular cancer, 7, 2008, p44 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Aherne ST, Smyth PC, Flavin RJ, Russell SM, Denning KM, Li JH, Guenther SM, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM., Geographical mapping of a multifocal thyroid tumour using genetic alteration analysis & miRNA profiling., Molecular Cancer, 7, 2008, particle no, 89 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Laios A, O'Toole S, Flavin R, Martin C, Kelly L, Ring M, Finn SP, Barrett C, Loda M, Gleeson N, D'Arcy T, McGuinness E, Sheils O, Sheppard B, O' Leary J, Potential role of miR-9 and miR-223 in recurrent ovarian cancer., Molecular cancer, 7, 2008, p35 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Li J, Smyth P, Cahill S, Denning K, Flavin R, Aherne S, Pirotta M, Guenther SM, O'Leary JJ, Sheils O, Improved RNA quality and TaqMan Pre-amplification method (PreAmp) to enhance expression analysis from formalin fixed paraffin embedded (FFPE) materials., BMC biotechnology, 8, 2008, p10 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Laios, A., O'Toole, S.A., Flavin, R., Martin, C., Ring, M., Gleeson, N., D'Arcy, T., (...), O' Leary, J.J. , An integrative model for recurrence in ovarian cancer , Molecular Cancer, 7, 2008 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Denning K, Smyth P, Flavin R, Finn S, Russell S, Conlon E, Li J, Aherne S, OLeary J, Orla S, Gene expression profiles in archival thyroid carcinoma using preamplification Q-RT-PCR and immunohistochemistry , 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

O'Leary JJ, Smyth P, Laios A, O'Toole S, Russell S, Li J, Denning K, Aherne S, Ring M, Martin C, R Flavin, Differential microrna expression in primary peritoneal serous carcinoma versus ovarian serous carcinoma , 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Aherne S, Smyth P, Flavin R, Li J, Denning K, O'Leary J, Sheils O, Geographical mapping using ret/PTC and BRAF V600E mutations in papillary thyroid carcinoma. , 214 , 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Li J, Smyth P, Denning K, Flavin R, Pirotta M, Guenther S, O'Leary J, Sheils O, Modified Extraction Protocol and Incorporation of Pre-Amplification TaqMan improve Gene Expression detection in archival samples. , 214 , 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Flavin RJ, Smyth PC, Finn SP, Laios A, O'Toole SA, Barrett C, Ring M, Denning KM, Li J, Aherne ST, Aziz NA, Alhadi A, Sheppard BL, Loda M, Martin C, Sheils OM, O'Leary JJ., Altered eIF6 and Dicer expression is associated with clinicopathological features in ovarian serous carcinoma patients., Modern Pathology, 21, (6), 2008, p676 - 684 Journal Article, 2008 URL

Aherne ST, Smyth PC, Flavin RJ, Russell SM, Denning KM, Li JH, Guenther SM, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM, Geographical mapping of a multifocal thyroid tumour using genetic alteration analysis & miRNA profiling., Molecular cancer, 7, 2008, p89 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

Flavin RJ, Smyth P, Ring M, Russell S, Laios A, Toole SO, Li J, Denning K, Aherne S, Martin C, Down-regulation of MIR-195 and MIR-497 from the MicroRNA cluster at chromosome 17p13. 1 in papillary serous carcinoma of the peritoneum , 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Flavin R, Smyth P, Ring M, Russell S, Laios A, O'Toole S, Li J, Denning K, Ahearne S, Martin C, Potentially Important microRNA Cluster at Chromosome 17p13. 1 in Papillary Serous Carcinoma of the Peritoneum , The Journal of Pathology , 214 , 2008 Journal Article, 2008

O'Regan EM, Toner ME, Finn SP, Fan CY, Ring M, Hagmar B, Timon C, Smyth P, Cahill S, Flavin R, Sheils OM, O'Leary JJ, p16(INK4A) genetic and epigenetic profiles differ in relation to age and site in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas., Human pathology, 39, (3), 2008, p452-8 Journal Article, 2008 DOI

S.Finn, P.Smyth, S.Cahill, E.O'Regan, R. Flavin, M.Toner, C. Timon, J.O'Leary, Low level genomic instability is a feature of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma: An, Arch Pathol Lab Med., 131, (1), 2007, p65 - 73 Journal Article, 2007

S Cahill, P Smyth, K Denning, R Flavin, J Li, A Potratz, SM Guenther, R Henfrey,, Effect of BRAFV600E mutation on transcription and post-transcriptional, Mol Cancer Mar, 6, (1), 2007, p21 - 21 Journal Article, 2007

Li J, Smyth P, Flavin R, Cahill S, Denning K, Aherne S, Guenther SM, O'Leary JJ, Sheils O, Comparison of miRNA expression patterns using total RNA extracted from matched samples of formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) cells and snap frozen cells., BMC biotechnology, 7, 2007, p36 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

R. Flavin, P.Symth, S. Finn, P. Crotty, M Ring, S Cahill, E.M. O'Regan,, BRAF T1799A mutation occurring in a case of malignant struma ovarii, Int J Surg Pathology, 2007 Journal Article, 2007

Denning KM, Smyth PC, Cahill SF, Finn SP, Conlon E, Li J, Flavin RJ, Aherne ST, Guenther SM, Ferlinz A, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM, A molecular expression signature distinguishing follicular lesions in thyroid carcinoma using preamplification RT-PCR in archival samples., Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 20, (10), 2007, p1095-102 Journal Article, 2007 DOI

S.Finn, P.Smyth, S.Cahill, C.Streck, E.O'Regan, R. Flavin, J. Sherlock, D., Expression microarray analysis of papillary thyroid carcinoma and benign thyroid, Virchows Arch., 2007 Journal Article, 2007

K Denning, P Smyth, S Cahill, S Finn, E Conlon, JH Li, R Flavin, S Guenther, A Ferlinz, JJ O'Leary, O Sheils, Molecular Markers of Follicular Variant Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma (FVPTC) and Follicular Adenoma, USCAP 96th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March, 2007 Conference Paper, 2007

O'Toole SA, Laios A, Sheppard B, Gleeson N, D'Arcy T, McGuinness EPJ, Ring M, Gaffney M, Flavin R, Martin C, O'Brien J, O'Connell D, Sheils O, Cahill D and O'Leary JJ. , miRNA Signatures in Primary Versus Recurrent Ovarian Cancers, Laboratory Investigation , USCAP 96th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 2007, 87, (S1), 2007, ppA209- Conference Paper, 2007

Cahill S, Smyth P, Finn SP, Denning K, Flavin R, O'Regan EM, Li JH, Potratz A,, Effect of ret/PTC 1 rearrangement on transcription and post-transcriptional, Mol Cancer, 5, (1), 2006, p70 - 70 Journal Article, 2006

R.Flavin, N. Gibbons, D.S.O'Briain, Mycobacterium tuberculosis at autopsy - exposure and protection: an old, Journal of Clinical Pathology, 2006 Journal Article, 2006

E.M. O'Regan, M Toner, P Symth, S Finn, C. Timon, S. Cahill, R. Flavin, J., Distinct array comparative genomic hybridization profiles in oral squamous cell, Head Neck, 28, (4), 2006, p330 - 338 Journal Article, 2006

Flavin R, Smyth P, Finn S, Cahill S, O'Regan E, Ring M, O'Leary J, Sheils O, BRAF (T1799A) mutations are not expressed in non-thyroid papillary tumours , 210 , 2006 Conference Paper, 2006

J.Cosgrove, J.B. Foley, R. Flavin, D.S. O'Briain, E. Fitzpatrick, E. McGovern,, Preoperative Atrial Histological changes are not associated with postoperative, Cardiovasc Pathol., 15, (4), 2006, p213 - 217 Journal Article, 2006

Laser capture microdissection. Chapter 50 in, The Science of Laboratory Diagnosis, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons Publishers, 2005, [O Sheils, P. Symth, S. Finn, E. O'Regan, R. Flavin, J. O'Leary] Book Chapter, 2005

R. Flavin, S. Finn, P. Smyth, A. McErlean, B. O'Connell, E.Gaffney, Cannonball Metastases with Favourable Prognosis, Irish Journal of Medical Science, 177, (1), 2005, p65 - 68 Journal Article, 2005

R Flavin, J Russell, E Phelan, M McDermott, Chondro-osseous respiratory epithelial adenomatoid hamartoma of the nasal, Int J Paed Otorhinolaryngology, 69, (1), 2005, p87 - 91 Journal Article, 2005

Flavin RJ, O'Malley A, O'Niell B, Collins C, Ruey A, Gillan J, Torsion of the umbilical cord: An explanation for the unexplained , 2005, 85 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 345 PARK AVE SOUTH, NEW YORK, NY 10010-1707 USA , 2005, pp7A - 7A Conference Paper, 2005

P Symth, S Finn, S Cahill, E. O'Regan, R Flavin, J O'Leary, O Sheils, ret/PTC and BRAF act as distinct molecular, time-dependant triggers in a, International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 13, (1), 2005, p1 - 8 Journal Article, 2005

Finn SP, Smyth PC, O'Regan EM, Cahill S, Toner M, Timon C, Flavin RJ, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM, Gene expression profile of PTC: Comparison of Follicular Variant and classic morphology PTC with benign follicular patterned lesions , 2005, 85 , NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP 345 PARK AVE SOUTH, NEW YORK, NY 10010-1707 USA , 2005, pp90A - 90A Conference Paper, 2005

Finn SP, Smyth PA, O'Regan EM, Timon C, Cahill S, Toner M, Flavin R, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM, Array CGH profiling of laser capture microdissected Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma tumours and clonal cell lines. , 2004, 204 , JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD THE ATRIUM, SOUTHERN GATE, CHICHESTER PO19 8SQ, 2004, pp27A - 27A Conference Paper, 2004

O'Regan EM, Smyth P, Finn SP, Cahill S, Flavin R, Timon C, Toner M, O'Leary JJ, Sheils OM, Analysis of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma in young patients using microarray comparative genomic hybridisation , 2004, 204 , JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD THE ATRIUM, SOUTHERN GATE, CHICHESTER PO19 8SQ, 2004, pp9A - 9A Conference Paper, 2004

SP Finn, P Symth, E. O'Regan, S. Cahill, R. Flavin, J. O'Leary, O Sheils, Array comparitive genomic hybridisation analysis of gamma-irradiated human, V Archiv, 445, (4), 2004, p396 - 404 Journal Article, 2004

Smyth P, Finn S, Flavin R, Cahill S, O'Regan E, O'Leary JJ, Sheils O, Temporal trends in BRAF T1796A and ret/PTC oncogene detection in Irish thyroid neoplasms , 2004, 204 , JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD THE ATRIUM, SOUTHERN GATE, CHICHESTER PO19 8SQ, 2004, pp27A - 27A Conference Paper, 2004

M.Hogan, A.O'Malley, R. Flavin, J.Gillan, P.McKenna, S. Coulter-Smith, Ectopic Pregnancy associated with Tubal Schistosomiasis, Ir Med J, 95, (8), 2002, p250 - 250 Journal Article, 2002

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

Laios A, O'Toole SA, Flavin R, Martin C, Sheppard BL, Gleeson NC, D'Arcy T, McGuinness EPJ, Ring M, Sheils O, O'Leary JJ., An Integrative Transcriptome Map of Recurrence in Ovarian Cancer., PathSoc Conference, Oxford , Jan 2008, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008

Laios A, O'Toole SA, Flavin R, Martin C, Sheppard BL, Gleeson NC, D'Arcy T, McGuinness EPJ, Ring M, Sheils O, O'Leary JJ, Altered Expression of miR-223 and miR-9 in Recurrent Ovarian Cancers may target the FGF Family. , PathSoc Conference, oxford, Jan 2008, 2008 Conference Paper, 2008



Lead Histopathologist for Haematopathology Trinity St. James's Cancer Institute 2012

Haematopathology Lead National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP) Haematology Expert Advisory Group 2015

Chairman NCCP Haematopathology Leads Group 2018

Haematopathology Lead Lymphoma Forum of Ireland 2012

Review Editor Frontiers in Medicine (Pathology Section) 2018

Editor Diagnostics (Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics Section) 2019

Editoral Board Cancers (Topics Section) 2020

Member Board of Trustees Biobank Ireland Trust 2019

Awards and Honours

Fellow Faculty of Pathology, RCPI 2013

Fellow Royal College Physicians Ireland 2020


The Royal College of Pathologists 2005 – Present

The Faculty of Pathology, RCPI 2013 – Present