Avinash Sahu
Fellow or Post Doc

Avinash Sahu

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Biostatistics

sahu@hsph.harvard.edu


Overview

My research program interfaces immuno-oncology with AI/statistical approaches to in silico screen gene targets and drugs for precision therapies. It devises "bipotent" immunotherapies that kill cancer by multiple mechanisms by harnessing large-scale datasets through novel approaches.

Swiss Federale Scholar (EFPL)
Ecole Polytechnic Federale De Lausanne

EDIC Swiss Fellowship
Ecole polytechnic federale de lausanne

Dean Fellowship
University of Maryland

GPP fellowship
National Human Genome Research Institute

German Govt fellowship
Max Planck Institute

National Inst. Minority Health and Health Disparity Fellowship
National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparity

Michelson Prize, Human Vaccine Project
Michelson Foundation

K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award 2020-2025
National Cancer Institute

40 promising young scientists in Cancer Immunology
Arthur L. Irving Family Foundation Cancer Immunology


Bibliography

Supporting the Next Generation of Scientists to Lead Cancer Immunology Research.

Alspach E, Chow RD, Demehri S, Guerriero JL, Gujar S, Hartmann FJ, Helmink BA, Hudson WH, Ho WJ, Ma L, Maier BB, Maltez VI, Miller BC, Moran AE, Parry EM, Pillai PS, Rafiq S, Reina-Campos M, Rosato PC, Rudqvist NP, Ruhland MK, Sagiv-Barfi I, Sahu AD, Samstein RM, Schürch CM, Sen DR, Thommen DS, Wolf Y, Zappasodi R.

Cancer Immunol Res. 2021 Nov. 9(11):1245-1251. PMID: 34544686

Evolution of delayed resistance to immunotherapy in a melanoma responder.

Liu D, Lin JR, Robitschek EJ, Kasumova GG, Heyde A, Shi A, Kraya A, Zhang G, Moll T, Frederick DT, Chen YA, Wang S, Schapiro D, Ho LL, Bi K, Sahu A, Mei S, Miao B, Sharova T, Alvarez-Breckenridge C, Stocking JH, Kim T, Fadden R, Lawrence D, Hoang MP, Cahill DP, Malehmir M, Nowak MA, Brastianos PK, Lian CG, Ruppin E, Izar B, Herlyn M, Van Allen EM, Nathanson K, Flaherty KT, Sullivan RJ, Kellis M, Sorger PK, Boland GM.

Nat Med. 2021 06. 27(6):985-992. PMID: 33941922

Cross-Site Concordance Evaluation of Tumor DNA and RNA Sequencing Platforms for the CIMAC-CIDC Network.

Zeng Z, Fu J, Cibulskis C, Jhaveri A, Gumbs C, Das B, Sanchez-Espiridion B, Janssens S, Taing L, Wang J, Lindsay J, Vilimas T, Zhang J, Tokheim C, Sahu A, Jiang P, Yan C, Duose DY, Cerami E, Chen L, Cohen D, Chen Q, Enos R, Huang X, Lee JJ, Liu Y, Neuberg DS, Nguyen C, Patterson C, Sarkar S, Shukla S, Tang M, Tsuji J, Uduman M, Wang X, Weirather JL, Yu J, Yu J, Zhang J, Zhang J, Meerzaman D, Thurin M, Futreal A, Karlovich C, Gabriel SB, Wistuba II, Liu XS, Wu CJ.

Clin Cancer Res. 2021 Sep 15. 27(18):5049-5061. PMID: 33323402