Wendy Stock, MD

Professor of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology

Director, Leukemia Program

Dr. Stock is an authority in the medical management of all types of leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes. She collaborates with other oncologists around the world to help identify and develop better approaches to chemotherapy and other cancer treatments. Dr. Stock’s laboratory focuses on studies to determine the clinical significance of the molecular detection and monitoring of minimal residual disease (MRD) states following treatment for leukemia and lymphoma.

Selected Publications from 2010 – 2011

  • Kantarjian HM, Padmanabhan S, Stock W, Tallman MS, Curt GA, Li J, Osmukhina A, Wu K, Huszar D, Borthukar G, Faderl S, Garcia-Manero G, Kadia T, Sankhala K, Odenike O, Altman JK, Minden M. Phase I/II multicenter study to assess the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of AZD4877 in patients with refractory acute myeloid leukemia. Invest New Drugs [Epub ahead of print], 2011.
  • Stone RM, Moser B, Sanford B, Schulman P, Kolitz JE, Allen S, Stock W, Galinsky I, Vij R, Marcucci G, Hurd D, Larson RA; Cancer and Leukemia Group B. High dose cytarabine plus gemtuzumab ozogamicin for patients with relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia: Cancer and Leukemia Group B study 19902. Leuk Res 35:329-333, 2011.
  • Kenkre VP, Horowitz S, Artz AS, Liao C, Cohen KS, Godley LA, Kline JP, Smith SM, Stock W, van Besien K. T-cell-depleted allogeneic transplant without donor leukocyte infusions results in excellent long-term survival in patients with multiply relapsed Lymphoma. Predictors for survival after transplant relapse. Leuk Lymphoma 52:214-222, 2011.
  • O’Donnell PH, Artz AS, Undevia SD, Pai RK, Del Cerro P, Horowitz S, Godley LA, Hart J, Innocenti F, Larson RA, Odenike OM, Stock W, Van Besien K. Phase I study of dose-escalated busulfan with fludarabine and alemtuzumab as conditioning for allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant: reduced clearance at high doses and occurrence of late sinusoidal obstruction syndrome/veno-occlusive disease. Leuk Lymphoma 51:2240-2249, 2010.
  • Locke FL, Artz A, Rich E, Zhang Y, van Besien K, Stock W. Feasibility of clofarabine cytoreduction before allogeneic transplant conditioning for refractory AML. Bone Marrow Transplant 45:1692-1698, 2010.
  • Powell BL, Moser B, Stock W, Gallagher RE, Willman CL, Stone RM, Rowe JM, Coutre S, Feusner JH, Gregory J, Couban S, Appelbaum FR, Tallman MS, Larson RA. Arsenic trioxide improves event-free and overall survival for adults with acute promyelocytic leukemia: North American Leukemia Intergroup Study C9710. Blood 116:3751-3757, 2010.
  • Kolitz JE, George SL, Marcucci G, Vij R, Powell BL, Allen SL, DeAngelo DJ, Shea TC, Stock W, Baer MR, Hars V, Maharry K, Hoke E, Vardiman JW, Bloomfield CD, Larson RA; Cancer and Leukemia Group B. P-glycoprotein inhibition using valspodar (PSC-833) does not improve outcomes for patients younger than age 60 years with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia: Cancer and Leukemia Group B study 19808. Blood 116:1413-1421, 2010.
  • Godley LA, Njiaju UO, Green M, Weiner H, Lin S, Odenike O, Rich ES, Artz A, Van Besien K, Daugherty CK, Zhang Y, Le Beau MM, Stock W, Larson RA. Treatment of therapy-related myeloid neoplasms with high-dose cytarabine/mitoxantrone followed by hematopoietic stem cell transplant. Leuk Lymphoma 51:995-1006, 2010.


    • Godley LA, Cunningham J, Dolan ME, Huang RS, Gurbuxani S, McNerney ME, Larson RA, Leong H, Lussier Y, Onel K, Odenike O, Stock W, White KP, Le Beau MM. An integrated genomic approach to the assessment and treatment of acute myeloid leukemia. Semin Oncol 38:215-224, 2011.
    • Odenike O, Thirman MJ, Artz AS, Godley LA, Larson RA, Stock W. Gene mutations, epigenetic dysregulation, and personalized therapy in myeloid neoplasia: are we there yet? Semin Oncol 38:196-214, 2011.
    • Stock W. Current treatment options for adult patients with Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma 51:188-198, 2010.
    • Stock W. Adolescents and young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program 2010:21-29, 2010.
    • Faderl S, O’Brien S, Pui CH, Stock W, Wetzler M, Hoelzer D, Kantarjian HM. Adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia: concepts and strategies. Cancer 116:1165-1176, 2010.

    Selected Presentations

    • Invited Lecturer for the Education Symposium Session on Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, American Society of Hematology 52nd Annual Meeting
      Chicago, IL
      December 2010
    • Invited Speaker for Highlights of ASH, American Society of Hematology
      Washington DC
      January 2011
    • Invited Speaker for Highlights of ASH, American Society of Hematology
      New York, NY
      February 2011
    • Invited Speaker for Highlights of ASH, American Society of Hematology
      Beijing, China
      April 2011