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Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology

 

 

   Pelayo Correa, M.D. 

 

 

Professor

Dept of Medicine

Anne Potter Wilson Professor of Cancer Research

Dept of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology  

 

 

  Contact Information

 


  Office Location and US Mailing address:

Division of Gastroenterology

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

1030 MRB IV

2215 Garland Ave.

Nashville, TN 37232-0252

 

Phone: 615-343 3958

Fax: 615-343 6229

E-mail: pelayo.correa@vanderbilt.edu

 

Campus Mail address:

Dept of Medicine

Division of Gastroenterology

1030C MRB IV (0252)

 

 

Education

 

 

B.S., Universidad de Antioquia in Columbia
M.D., Universidad de Antioquia in Columbia

 

 

Research Keywords

 

 


 

 

Research Description

 

 


 

 

Publications

 

 

Correa, P. Gastric cancer: overview. Gastroenterol Clin North Am, 42(2), 211-7, 2013

Noto, JM, Gaddy, JA, Lee, JY, Piazuelo, MB, Friedman, DB, Colvin, DC, Romero-Gallo, J, Suarez, G, Loh, J, Slaughter, JC, Tan, S, Morgan, DR, Wilson, KT, Bravo, LE, Correa, P, Cover, TL, Amieva, MR, Peek, RM. Iron deficiency accelerates Helicobacter pylori-induced carcinogenesis in rodents and humans. J Clin Invest, 123(1), 479-92, 2013

Noto, JM, Khizanishvili, T, Chaturvedi, R, Piazuelo, MB, Romero-Gallo, J, Delgado, AG, Khurana, SS, Sierra, JC, Krishna, US, Suarez, G, Powell, AE, Goldenring, JR, Coffey, RJ, Yang, VW, Correa, P, Mills, JC, Wilson, KT, Peek, RM. Helicobacter pylori promotes the expression of Kr??ppel-like factor 5, a mediator of carcinogenesis, in vitro and in vivo. PLoS One, 8(1), e54344, 2013

Morgan, DR, Torres, J, Sexton, R, Herrero, R, Salazar-Mart??nez, E, Greenberg, ER, Bravo, LE, Dominguez, RL, Ferreccio, C, Lazcano-Ponce, EC, Meza-Montenegro, MM, Pe??a, EM, Pe??a, R, Correa, P, Mart??nez, ME, Chey, WD, Valdivieso, M, Anderson, GL, Goodman, GE, Crowley, JJ, Baker, LH. Risk of recurrent Helicobacter pylori infection 1 year after initial eradication therapy in 7 Latin American communities. JAMA, 309(6), 578-86, 2013

Correa, P, Piazuelo, MB. Evolutionary History of the Helicobacter pylori Genome: Implications for Gastric Carcinogenesis. Gut Liver, 6(1), 21-8, 2012

Sicinschi, LA, Correa, P, Bravo, LE, Peek, RM, Wilson, KT, Loh, JT, Yepez, MC, Gold, BD, Thompson, DT, Cover, TL, Schneider, BG. Non-invasive genotyping of Helicobacter pylori cagA, vacA, and hopQ from asymptomatic children. Helicobacter, 17(2), 96-106, 2012

Loh, JT, Friedman, DB, Piazuelo, MB, Bravo, LE, Wilson, KT, Peek, RM, Correa, P, Cover, TL. Analysis of Helicobacter pylori cagA promoter elements required for salt-induced upregulation of CagA expression. Infect Immun, 80(9), 3094-106, 2012

Wei, J, Noto, J, Zaika, E, Romero-Gallo, J, Correa, P, El-Rifai, W, Peek, RM, Zaika, A. Pathogenic bacterium Helicobacter pylori alters the expression profile of p53 protein isoforms and p53 response to cellular stresses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 109(38), E2543-50, 2012

Epplein, M, Zheng, W, Xiang, YB, Peek, RM, Li, H, Correa, P, Gao, J, Michel, A, Pawlita, M, Cai, Q, Shu, XO. Prospective study of Helicobacter pylori biomarkers for gastric cancer risk among Chinese men. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 21(12), 2185-92, 2012

Mera, RM, Bravo, LE, Goodman, KJ, Yepez, MC, Correa, P. Long-term effects of clearing Helicobacter pylori on growth in school-age children. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 31(3), 263-6, 2012

Correa, P, Piazuelo, MB. The gastric precancerous cascade. J Dig Dis, 13(1), 2-9, 2012

Gobert, AP, Asim, M, Piazuelo, MB, Verriere, T, Scull, BP, de Sablet, T, Glumac, A, Lewis, ND, Correa, P, Peek, RM, Chaturvedi, R, Wilson, KT. Disruption of nitric oxide signaling by Helicobacter pylori results in enhanced inflammation by inhibition of heme oxygenase-1. J Immunol, 187(10), 5370-9, 2011

Loh, JT, Shaffer, CL, Piazuelo, MB, Bravo, LE, McClain, MS, Correa, P, Cover, TL. Analysis of cagA in Helicobacter pylori strains from Colombian populations with contrasting gastric cancer risk reveals a biomarker for disease severity. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 20(10), 2237-49, 2011

Correa, P, Piazuelo, MB. Helicobacter pylori Infection and Gastric Adenocarcinoma. US Gastroenterol Hepatol Rev, 7(1), 59-64, 2011

Chaturvedi, R, Asim, M, Romero-Gallo, J, Barry, DP, Hoge, S, de Sablet, T, Delgado, AG, Wroblewski, LE, Piazuelo, MB, Yan, F, Israel, DA, Casero, RA, Correa, P, Gobert, AP, Polk, DB, Peek, RM, Wilson, KT. Spermine oxidase mediates the gastric cancer risk associated with Helicobacter pylori CagA. Gastroenterology, 141(5), 1696-708.e1-2, 2011

Epplein, M, Signorello, LB, Zheng, W, Peek, RM, Michel, A, Williams, SM, Pawlita, M, Correa, P, Cai, Q, Blot, WJ. Race, African ancestry, and Helicobacter pylori infection in a low-income United States population. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev, 20(5), 826-34, 2011

Soutto, M, Belkhiri, A, Piazuelo, MB, Schneider, BG, Peng, D, Jiang, A, Washington, MK, Kokoye, Y, Crowe, SE, Zaika, A, Correa, P, Peek, RM, El-Rifai, W. Loss of TFF1 is associated with activation of NF-??B-mediated inflammation and gastric neoplasia in mice and humans. J Clin Invest, 121(5), 1753-67, 2011

Epplein, M, Signorello, LB, Zheng, W, Cai, Q, Hargreaves, MK, Michel, A, Pawlita, M, Fowke, JH, Correa, P, Blot, WJ. Helicobacter pylori prevalence and circulating micronutrient levels in a low-income United States population. Cancer Prev Res (Phila), 4(6), 871-8, 2011

de Sablet, T, Piazuelo, MB, Shaffer, CL, Schneider, BG, Asim, M, Chaturvedi, R, Bravo, LE, Sicinschi, LA, Delgado, AG, Mera, RM, Israel, DA, Romero-Gallo, J, Peek, RM, Cover, TL, Correa, P, Wilson, KT. Phylogeographic origin of Helicobacter pylori is a determinant of gastric cancer risk. Gut, 60(9), 1189-95, 2011

Nagy, TA, Wroblewski, LE, Wang, D, Piazuelo, MB, Delgado, A, Romero-Gallo, J, Noto, J, Israel, DA, Ogden, SR, Correa, P, Cover, TL, Peek, RM. ??-Catenin and p120 mediate PPAR??-dependent proliferation induced by Helicobacter pylori in human and rodent epithelia. Gastroenterology, 141(2), 553-64, 2011