Jonathan Melamed

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Jonathan Melamed

Professor, Department of Pathology
NYU Pathology Associates

Contact Info

462 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016



1985 — University of Witwatersrand, Medical Education
1986 — Hillbrow Hospital (Rotating Internship), Internship
1987-1991 — Lenox Hill Hospital (Pathology), Residency Training
1991-1992 — Memorial Hospital for Cancer & Allied Diseases (Oncologic Pathology), Clinical Fellowships
1992-1993 — Memorial Hospital for Cancer & Allied Diseases (Urologic Pathology), Clinical Fellowships

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

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 Regulated by miR-34a
Liang, Jiaqian; Li, Yirong; Daniels, Garrett; Sfanos, Karen; De Marzo, Angelo; Wei, Jianjun; Li, Xin; Cheng, Wenqiang; Wang, Jinhua; Zhong, Xuelin; Melamed, Jonathan; Zhao, Jun; Lee, Peng
2015-01-27; 1541-7786,Molecular cancer research - id: 1441592, year: 2015 JOURNAL ARTICLE

AR-V7, a Splicing Variant of Androgen Receptor, Is Upregulated in High-Grade Urothelial Carcinomav
Liu, Xichun; Cheng, Liang; Zhan, Yang; Dong, Yan; Kong, Max; Zhou, Ming; Melamed, Jonathan; Zhang, Haitao; Lee, Peng; Deng, Fang-Ming
2015-03-13; 1530-0307,Laboratory investigation - id: 1486982, year: 2015

Atypical Cribriform Lesions of the Prostate Are Often Localized in the Vicinity of High Grade Cancer and Have a Similar Clinical and Pathological Significance as Intraductal Carcinoma of the Prostate
Yu, Hui; Kong, Max; Hickman, Richard; Zhou, Ming; Melamed, Jonathan; Deng, Fang-Ming
2015-03-13; 1530-0307,Laboratory investigation - id: 1486652, year: 2015