Jonathan Melamed

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Jonathan Melamed

Professor, Department of Pathology
NYU Pathology Associates

Contact Info

462 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016


Research Summary

The NYU Prostate tissue bank was established in 2000 as part of the NCI-supported Cooperative Prostate Cancer Tissue Resource (CPCTR) ( It has recently continued funding under the DOD as the PCBN (Prostate Cancer Biorepository Network) in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins Medical Institute. The PCBN is developed as a Biorepository for prostate cancer investigators (

Research Interests

Prostate Cancer; Urologic Diseases

Oncogenic HRAS Activates Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition and Confers Stemness to p53-Deficient Urothelial Cells to Drive Muscle Invasion of Basal Subtype Carcinomas
He, Feng; Melamed, Jonathan; Tang, Moon-Shong; Huang, Chuanshu; Wu, Xue-Ru
2015-07-13; 1538-7445,Cancer research - id: 1663412, year: 2015 Journal Article

Clear cell sarcoma of the penis: a case report
Ito, Timothy; Melamed, Jonathan; Perle, Mary Ann; Alukal, Joseph
2015-06-15; 2330-1910,American journal of clinical & experimental urology - id: 1626702, year: 2015 Journal Article

False-positive rate of positron emission tomography/computed tomography for presumed solitary metastatic adrenal disease in patients with known malignancy
Kuritzkes, Benjamin; Parikh, Manish; Melamed, Jonathan; Hindman, Nicole; Pachter, H L
2015-02-12; 1068-9265,Annals of surgical oncology - id: 1459802, year: 2015 Journal Article

Image Guided Focal Therapy Of MRI-Visible Prostate Cancer: Defining a 3D Treatment Margin based on MRI-Histology Co-registration Analysis
Le Nobin, Julien; Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Villers, Arnauld; Orczyk, Clement; Deng, Fang-Ming; Melamed, Jonathan; Mikheev, Artem; Rusinek, Henry; Taneja, Samir S
2015-03-01; 0022-5347,Journal of urology - id: 1473742, year: 2015 JOURNAL ARTICLE

LEF1 targeting EMT in prostate cancer invasion is mediated by miR-181a
Liang, Jiaqian; Li, Xin; Li, Yirong; Wei, Jianjun; Daniels, Garrett; Zhong, Xuelin; Wang, Jinhua; Sfanos, Karen; Melamed, Jonathan; Zhao, Jun; Lee, Peng
2015-06-07; 2156-6976,American journal of cancer research - id: 1615932, year: 2015 Journal Article