Dr Mandy   Ballinger
Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Mandy Ballinger

medicine-health
St Vincent's Clinical School
Location
Garvan Institute of Medical Research 370 Victoria Street Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Lin FP; Thavaneswaran S; Grady JP; Ballinger M; Kansara M; Oakes SR; Desai J; Lee CK; Simes J; Thomas DM, 2021, 'Criteria-based curation of a therapy-focused compendium to support treatment recommendations in precision oncology', NPJ PRECISION ONCOLOGY, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41698-021-00194-z
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Napier CE; Davies G; Butow PN; Schlub TE; Best MC; Bartley N; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Tucker KM; Biesecker BB; Thomas DM; Ballinger ML, 2021, 'Cancer patient knowledge about and behavioral intentions after germline genome sequencing', Patient Education and Counseling, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2021.07.004
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Butow P; Davies G; Napier CE; Bartley N; Ballinger ML; Biesecker B; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Schlub T; Thomas DM; Goldstein D; Best MC, 2021, 'Value of whole-genome sequencing to Australian cancer patients and their first-degree relatives participating in a genomic sequencing study', Journal of Genetic Counseling, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgc4.1455
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Thomas D, 2021, 'Heritable cancer risk in the genomic ERA', Pathology, vol. 53, pp. S10 - S10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pathol.2021.05.038
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Bartley N; Best MC; Biesecker BB; Fisher A; Goldstein D; Meiser B; Thomas DM; Ballinger ML; Butow P, 2021, 'Effectively communicating comprehensive tumor genomic profiling results: Mitigating uncertainty for advanced cancer patients', Patient Education and Counseling, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2021.05.018
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Smit AK; Bartley N; Best MC; Napier CE; Butow P; Newson AJ; Tucker K; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Jacobs C; Meiser B; Goldstein D; Savard J; Juraskova I, 2021, 'Family communication about genomic sequencing: A qualitative study with cancer patients and relatives', Patient Education and Counseling, vol. 104, pp. 944 - 952, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2020.10.022
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Butow P; Müller F; Napier CE; Bartley N; Ballinger ML; Biesecker B; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Schlub TE; Thomas DM; Goldstein D; Best MC; Members of the PiGeOn Project , 2021, 'Longitudinal patterns in fear of cancer progression in patients with rare, advanced cancers undergoing comprehensive tumour genomic profiling.', Psychooncology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.5764
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Bartley N; Davies G; Butow P; Napier CE; Schlub T; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Best MC, 2021, 'Fear of cancer recurrence in patients undergoing germline genome sequencing', Supportive Care in Cancer, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-021-06311-9
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Bartley N; Napier CE; Butt Z; Schlub TE; Best MC; Biesecker BB; Ballinger ML; Butow P, 2021, 'Cancer Patient Experience of Uncertainty While Waiting for Genome Sequencing Results', Frontiers in Psychology, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2021.647502
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Willis AM; Smith SK; Meiser B; James PA; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Yanes T; Young MA, 2021, 'Influence of lived experience on risk perception among women who received a breast cancer polygenic risk score: ‘Another piece of the pie’', Journal of Genetic Counseling, vol. 30, pp. 849 - 860, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jgc4.1384
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Kovac M; Woolley C; Ribi S; Blattmann C; Roth E; Morini M; Kovacova M; Ameline B; Kulozik A; Bielack S; Hartmann W; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Tomlinson I; Nathrath M; Heinimann K; Baumhoer D, 2021, 'Germline RET variants underlie a subset of paediatric osteosarcoma', Journal of Medical Genetics, vol. 58, pp. 20 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jmedgenet-2019-106734
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Heyer EE; Deveson IW; Wooi D; Selinger CI; Lyons RJ; Hayes VM; O’Toole SA; Ballinger ML; Gill D; Thomas DM; Mercer TR; Blackburn J, 2020, 'Author Correction: Diagnosis of fusion genes using targeted RNA sequencing (Nature Communications, (2019), 10, 1, (1388), 10.1038/s41467-019-09374-9)', Nature Communications, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-15697-9
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Davies G; Butow P; Napier CE; Bartley N; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Schlub TE; Best MC, 2020, 'Advanced Cancer Patient Knowledge of and Attitudes towards Tumor Molecular Profiling', Translational Oncology, vol. 13, pp. 100799, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tranon.2020.100799
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Butow P; Davies G; Napier CE; Schlub T; Best MC; Bartley N; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Ballinger ML; Biesecker B; Goldstein D; Thomas DM, 2020, 'Assessment of the Value of Tumor Variation Profiling Perceived by Patients with Cancer', JAMA Network Open, vol. 3, pp. e204721, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.4721
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Mirabello L; Zhu B; Koster R; Karlins E; Dean M; Yeager M; Gianferante M; Spector LG; Morton LM; Karyadi D; Robison LL; Armstrong GT; Bhatia S; Song L; Pankratz N; Pinheiro M; Gastier-Foster JM; Gorlick R; De Toledo SRC; Petrilli AS; Patino-Garcia A; Lecanda F; Gutierrez-Jimeno M; Serra M; Hattinger C; Picci P; Scotlandi K; Flanagan AM; Tirabosco R; Amary MF; Kurucu N; Ilhan IE; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Barkauskas DA; Mejia-Baltodano G; Valverde P; Hicks BD; Wang M; Hutchinson AA; Tucker M; Sampson J; Landi MT; Freedman ND; Gapstur S; Carter B; Hoover RN; Chanock SJ; Savage SA, 2020, 'Frequency of Pathogenic Germline Variants in Cancer-Susceptibility Genes in Patients with Osteosarcoma', JAMA Oncology, vol. 6, pp. 724 - 734, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.0197
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Best MC; Butow P; Jacobs C; Savard J; Biesecker B; Ballinger ML; Bartley N; Davies G; Napier CE; Smit AK; Thomas DM; Newson AJ, 2020, 'Who should access germline genome sequencing? A mixed methods study of patient views', Clinical Genetics, vol. 97, pp. 329 - 337, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cge.13664
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Shin SJ; Dodd-Eaton EB; Peng G; Bojadzieva J; Chen J; Amos CI; Frone MN; Khincha PP; Mai PL; Savage SA; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Yuan Y; Strong LC; Wang W, 2020, 'Penetrance of different cancer types in families with Li-Fraumeni syndrome: A validation study using multicenter cohorts', Cancer Research, vol. 80, pp. 354 - 360, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-19-0728
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Bartley N; Best M; Jacobs C; Juraskova I; Newson AJ; Savard J; Meiser B; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Biesecker B; Butow P, 2020, 'Cancer patients' views and understanding of genome sequencing: A qualitative study', Journal of Medical Genetics, vol. 57, pp. 671 - 676, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jmedgenet-2019-106410
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Zaheed M; Tucker K; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM, 2020, 'Genotype and phenotype correlation of common cancer predisposition syndromes in sarcoma cases.', Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 38, pp. 1524 - 1524, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/jco.2020.38.15_suppl.1524
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Thomas D, 2020, 'Heritable cancer risk in the genomic era', Pathology, vol. 52, pp. S28 - S29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pathol.2020.01.118
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Butow P; Davies G; Napier C; Thomas DM; Bartley N; Goldstein D; Ballinger ML; Juraskova I; Schlub TE; Tucker K; Meiser B; Young M-A, 2020, 'Return of results after somatic tumor mutation profiling in advanced cancer: Psychological impacts.', Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 38, pp. 1541 - 1541, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/jco.2020.38.15_suppl.1541
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Joshua AM; Prawira A; Thavaneswaran S; Cosman R; Lee CK; Sjoquist KM; Simes J; Thomas DM; Espinoza D; Sebastian L; Ballinger ML; Hague W; Chinchen S; Collignon E; Kansara M; Palacios T; Grady J; Barker H; Thornton K, 2020, 'A signal-seeking trial of olaparib and durvalumab in homologous repair-deficient tumors: A sub-study of the cancer molecular screening and therapeutics (MoST) program.', Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 38, pp. 3073 - 3073, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/jco.2020.38.15_suppl.3073
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Heyer EE; Deveson IW; Wooi D; Selinger CI; Lyons RJ; Hayes VM; O’Toole SA; Ballinger ML; Gill D; Thomas DM; Mercer TR; Blackburn J, 2019, 'Diagnosis of fusion genes using targeted RNA sequencing', Nature Communications, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09374-9
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Best MC; Bartley N; Jacobs C; Juraskova I; Goldstein D; Newson AJ; Savard J; Meiser B; Ballinger M; Napier C; Thomas D; Biesecker B; Butow P; Tucker K; Schlub T; Vines R; Vines K; Kirk J; Young MA, 2019, 'Patient perspectives on molecular tumor profiling: "why wouldn't you?"', BMC Cancer, vol. 19, pp. 753, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-019-5920-x
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Rath E; Tucker K; Joshua AM; Hess D; Pinese M; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM, 2019, 'Therapeutic implications of germline genetic findings in cancer', Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, vol. 16, pp. 386 - 396, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41571-019-0179-3
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Rath E; Tucker K; Joshua AM; Hess D; Pinese M; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM, 2019, 'Author Correction: Therapeutic implications of germline genetic findings in cancer (Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, (2019), 16, 6, (386-396), 10.1038/s41571-019-0179-3)', Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, vol. 16, pp. 397, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41571-019-0212-6
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Fortuno C; Cipponi A; Ballinger ML; Tavtigian SV; Olivier M; Ruparel V; Haupt Y; Haupt S; Study ISK; Tucker K; Spurdle AB; Thomas DM; James PA, 2019, 'A quantitative model to predict pathogenicity of missense variants in the TP53 gene', Human Mutation, vol. 40, pp. 788 - 800, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/humu.23739
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Jones RM; Melton PE; Pinese M; Rea AJ; Ingley E; Ballinger ML; Wood DJ; Thomas DM; Moses EK, 2019, 'Identification of novel sarcoma risk genes using a two-stage genome wide DNA sequencing strategy in cancer cluster families and population case and control cohorts', BMC Medical Genetics, vol. 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12881-019-0808-9
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Napier C; Goldstein D; Meiser B; Butow P; Thomas DM; Ballinger ML; Best M, 2019, 'Medical oncologists’ experience with returning molecular tumor profiling to patients.', Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 37, pp. 10521 - 10521, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/jco.2019.37.15_suppl.10521
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Koster R; Panagiotou OA; Wheeler WA; Karlins E; Gastier-Foster JM; Caminada de Toledo SR; Petrilli AS; Flanagan AM; Tirabosco R; Andrulis IL; Wunder JS; Gokgoz N; Patiño-Garcia A; Lecanda F; Serra M; Hattinger C; Picci P; Scotlandi K; Thomas DM; Ballinger ML; Gorlick R; Barkauskas DA; Spector LG; Tucker M; Belynda DH; Yeager M; Hoover RN; Wacholder S; Chanock SJ; Savage SA; Mirabello L, 2018, 'Genome-wide association study identifies the GLDC/IL33 locus associated with survival of osteosarcoma patients', International Journal of Cancer, vol. 142, pp. 1594 - 1601, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.31195
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Best M; Newson AJ; Meiser B; Juraskova I; Goldstein D; Tucker K; Ballinger ML; Hess D; Schlub TE; Biesecker B; Vines R; Vines K; Thomas D; Young MA; Savard J; Jacobs C; Butow P, 2018, 'The PiGeOn project: Protocol of a longitudinal study examining psychosocial and ethical issues and outcomes in germline genomic sequencing for cancer', BMC Cancer, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12885-018-4366-x
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Willis AM; Smith SK; Meiser B; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Tattersall M; Young MA, 2018, 'Development and Pilot Testing of a Decision Aid for Genomic Research Participants Notified of Clinically Actionable Research Findings for Cancer Risk', Journal of Genetic Counseling, vol. 27, pp. 1055 - 1066, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10897-018-0223-y
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Sebastian L; Ballinger M; Best M; Hess D; Lee CK; Sjoquist KM; Hague WE; Butow PN; Simes RJ; Thomas D, 2018, 'Cancer Molecular Screening and Therapeutics (MoST): a framework for multiple, parallel signal-seeking studies of targeted therapies for rare and neglected cancers', The Medical journal of Australia, vol. 209, pp. 354 - 355, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja18.00227
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Rasmussen V; Forrest LE; Rogasik M; Girodet M; Meeus P; Sunyach MP; Blay JY; Bally O; Brahmi M; Ballinger ML; Niedermayr E; Thomas DM; Halliday J; James P; Ray-Coquard I; Young MA, 2018, 'A comparison of Australian and French families affected by sarcoma: Perceptions of genetics and incidental findings', Personalized Medicine, vol. 15, pp. 13 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/pme-2017-0035
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Ferris NJ; Moodie K; Mitchell G; Shanley S; James PA; Thomas DM, 2017, 'Surveillance in Germline TP53 Mutation Carriers Utilizing Whole-Body Magnetic Resonance Imaging', JAMA oncology, vol. 3, pp. 1735 - 1736, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1355
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    McBride KA; Ballinger ML; Schlub TE; Young MA; Tattersall MHN; Kirk J; Eeles R; Killick E; Walker LG; Shanley S; Thomas DM; Mitchell G, 2017, 'Psychosocial morbidity in TP53 mutation carriers: is whole-body cancer screening beneficial?', Familial Cancer, vol. 16, pp. 423 - 432, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10689-016-9964-7
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Peng G; Bojadzieva J; Ballinger ML; Li J; Blackford AL; Mai PL; Savage SA; Thomas DM; Strong LC; Wang W, 2017, 'Estimating TP53 mutation carrier probability in families with li-fraumeni syndrome using LFSPRO', Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention, vol. 26, pp. 837 - 844, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-16-0695
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Leroy B; Ballinger ML; Baran-Marszak F; Bond GL; Braithwaite A; Concin N; Donehower LA; El-Deiry WS; Fenaux P; Gaidano G; Langerød A; Hellstrom-Lindberg E; Iggo R; Lehmann-Che J; Mai PL; Malkin D; Moll UM; Myers JN; Nichols KE; Pospisilova S; Ashton-Prolla P; Rossi D; Savage SA; Strong LC; Tonin PN; Zeillinger R; Zenz T; Fraumeni JF; Taschner PEM; Hainaut P; Soussi T, 2017, 'Recommended guidelines for validation, quality control, and reporting of TP53 variants in clinical practice', Cancer Research, vol. 77, pp. 1250 - 1260, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16-2179
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Best A; Mai PL; Khincha PP; Loud JT; Peters JA; Achatz MI; Chojniak R; Balieiro Da Costa A; Santiago KM; Garber J; O'Neill AF; Eeles RA; Evans DG; Bleiker E; Sonke GS; Ruijs M; Loo C; Schiffman J; Naumer A; Kohlmann W; Strong LC; Bojadzieva J; Malkin D; Rednam SP; Stoffel EM; Koeppe E; Weitzel JN; Slavin TP; Nehoray B; Robson M; Walsh M; Manelli L; Villani A; Thomas DM; Savage SA, 2017, 'Baseline surveillance in li-fraumeni syndrome using whole-body magnetic resonance imaging ameta-analysis', JAMA Oncology, vol. 3, pp. 1634 - 1639, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1968
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Willis AM; Smith SK; Meiser B; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Young MA, 2017, 'Sociodemographic, psychosocial and clinical factors associated with uptake of genetic counselling for hereditary cancer: a systematic review', Clinical Genetics, vol. 92, pp. 121 - 133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cge.12868
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Goode DL; Ray-Coquard I; James PA; Mitchell G; Niedermayr E; Puri A; Schiffman JD; Dite GS; Cipponi A; Maki RG; Brohl AS; Myklebost O; Stratford EW; Lorenz S; Ahn SM; Ahn JH; Kim JE; Shanley S; Beshay V; Randall RL; Judson I; Seddon B; Campbell IG; Young MA; Sarin R; Blay JY; O'Donoghue SI; Thomas DM, 2016, 'Monogenic and polygenic determinants of sarcoma risk: an international genetic study', The Lancet Oncology, vol. 17, pp. 1261 - 1271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(16)30147-4
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thomas DM; Ballinger ML, 2016, 'Diagnosis and management of hereditary sarcoma', Recent Results in Cancer Research, vol. 205, pp. 169 - 189, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-29998-3_10
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    McBride KA; Hallowell N; Tattersall MHN; Kirk J; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Mitchell G; Young MA, 2016, 'Timing and context: important considerations in the return of genetic results to research participants', Journal of Community Genetics, vol. 7, pp. 11 - 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12687-015-0231-7
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Thomas DM, 2016, 'Sarcoma and germ-line DICER1 mutations – Authors’ reply', The Lancet Oncology, vol. 17, pp. e471, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(16)30527-7
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thomas D, 2016, 'International survey of awareness of genetic risk in the clinical sarcoma community', Asia Pac J Clin Oncol, vol. 12, pp. 133 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajco.12457
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Mitchell G; Thomas DM, 2015, 'Surveillance recommendations for patients with germline TP53 mutations', Current Opinion in Oncology, vol. 27, pp. 332 - 337, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCO.0000000000000200
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thomas DM; James PA; Ballinger ML, 2015, 'Clinical implications of genomics for cancer risk genetics', The Lancet Oncology, vol. 16, pp. e303 - e308, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(15)70026-4
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thomas DM; Ballinger ML, 2015, 'Etiologic, environmental and inherited risk factors in sarcomas', Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 111, pp. 490 - 495, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.23809
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Mirabello L; Koster R; Moriarity BS; Spector LG; Meltzer PS; Gary J; Machiela MJ; Pankratz N; Panagiotou OA; Largaespada D; Wang Z; Gastier-Foster JM; Gorlick R; Khanna C; de Toledo SRC; Petrilli AS; Patiño-Garcia A; Sierrasesúmaga L; Lecanda F; Andrulis IL; Wunder JS; Gokgoz N; Serra M; Hattinger C; Picci P; Scotlandi K; Flanagan AM; Tirabosco R; Amary MF; Halai D; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Davis S; Barkauskas DA; Marina N; Helman L; Otto GM; Becklin KL; Wolf NK; Weg MT; Tucker M; Wacholder S; Fraumeni JF; Caporaso NE; Boland JF; Hicks BD; Vogt A; Burdett L; Yeager M; Hoover RN; Chanock SJ; Savage SA, 2015, 'A genome-wide scan identifies variants in NFIB associated with metastasis in patients with osteosarcoma', Cancer Discovery, vol. 5, pp. 920 - 931, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/2159-8290.CD-15-0125
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    McBride KA; Ballinger ML; Killick E; Kirk J; Tattersall MHN; Eeles RA; Thomas DM; Mitchell G, 2014, 'Li-Fraumeni syndrome: Cancer risk assessment and clinical management', Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, vol. 11, pp. 260 - 271, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrclinonc.2014.41
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Mitchell G; Ballinger ML; Wong S; Hewitt C; James P; Young MA; Cipponi A; Pang T; Goode DL; Dobrovic A; Thomas DM; Porceddu S; Gattas M; Neuhaus S; Suthers G; Tattersall M; Tucker K; Lewis C; Carey-Smith R, 2013, 'High Frequency of Germline TP53 Mutations in a Prospective Adult-Onset Sarcoma Cohort', PLoS ONE, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0069026
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Osman N; Grande-Allen KJ; Ballinger ML; Getachew R; Marasco S; O'Brien KD; Little PJ, 2013, 'Smad2-dependent glycosaminoglycan elongation in aortic valve interstitial cells enhances binding of LDL to proteoglycans', Cardiovascular Pathology, vol. 22, pp. 146 - 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carpath.2012.07.002
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Little PJ; Rostam MA; Piva TJ; Getachew R; Kamato D; Guidone D; Ballinger ML; Zheng W; Osman N, 2013, 'Suramin inhibits PDGF-stimulated receptor phosphorylation, proteoglycan synthesis and glycosaminoglycan hyperelongation in human vascular smooth muscle cells', Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, vol. 65, pp. 1055 - 1063, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jphp.12064
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Young M-A; Herlihy A; Mitchell G; Thomas DM; Ballinger M; Tucker K; Lewis CR; Neuhaus S; Halliday J, 2013, 'The attitudes of people with sarcoma and their family towards genomics and incidental information arising from genetic research', Clinical Sarcoma Research, vol. 3, pp. 11 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2045-3329-3-11
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Little PJ; Getachew R; Rezaei HB; Sanchez-Guerrero E; Khachigian LM; Wang H; Liao S; Zheng W; Ballinger ML; Osman N, 2012, 'Genistein inhibits PDGF-stimulated proteoglycan synthesis in vascular smooth muscle without blocking PDGFâ receptor phosphorylation', Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, vol. 525, pp. 25 - 31, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.abb.2012.05.025
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Downing ME; Dite GS; Ballinger ML, 2012, 'An increased incidence of Hodgkin's lymphoma in patients with adult-onset sarcoma', CLINICAL SARCOMA RESEARCH, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2045-3329-2-1
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thomas DM; Ballinger ML, 2012, 'Inherited and de novo germline TP53 mutations in adult-onset sarcoma', Hereditary cancer in clinical practice, vol. 10, pp. A26 - A26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1897-4287-10-s2-a26
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Mahendran K; Ballinger M; Kirk J; Thomas D; Tattersall M, 2012, 'Pathogenic germline TP53 mutations in adult sarcoma patients; implications for treatment and screening – description of an upcoming project', Hereditary cancer in clinical practice, vol. 10, pp. A61 - A61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1897-4287-10-s2-a61
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thomas DM; Ballinger ML, 2012, 'Inherited and germline TP53 mutations in adult-onset sarcoma.', Hereditary cancer in clinical practice, vol. 10, pp. A3 - A3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1897-4287-10-s2-a3
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Cardoso LEM; Little PJ; Ballinger ML; Chan CK; Braun KR; Potter-Perigo S; Bornfeldt KE; Kinsella MG; Wight TN, 2010, 'Platelet-derived growth factor differentially regulates the expression and post-translational modification of versican by arterial smooth muscle cells through distinct protein kinase C and extracellular signal-regulated kinase pathways', Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 285, pp. 6987 - 6995, http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M109.088674
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Osman N; Hashimura K; Haan JBD; Jandeleit-Dahm K; Allen T; Tannock LR; Rutledge JC; Little PJ, 2010, 'Imatinib inhibits vascular smooth muscle proteoglycan synthesis and reduces LDL binding in vitro and aortic lipid deposition in vivo', Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, vol. 14, pp. 1408 - 1418, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1582-4934.2009.00902.x
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Getachew R; Ballinger M; Burch M; Reid J; Khachigian LM, 2010, 'PDGF beta-receptor kinase activity and ERK1/2 mediate glycosaminologycan elongationon biglycan and increases binding to LDL.', Endocrinology, vol. 151, pp. 4356 - 4367, http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/en.2010-0027
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Burch ML; Ballinger ML; Yang SNY; Getachew R; Itman C; Loveland K; Osman N; Little PJ, 2010, 'Thrombin stimulation of proteoglycan synthesis in vascular smooth muscle is mediated by protease-activated receptor-1 transactivation of the transforming growth factor βtype I receptor', Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 285, pp. 26798 - 26805, http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M109.092767
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Getachew R; Ballinger ML; Burch ML; Little PJ; Osman N, 2010, 'Characterisation of Ki11502 as a potent inhibitor of PDGF β receptor-mediated proteoglycan synthesis in vascular smooth muscle cells', European Journal of Pharmacology, vol. 626, pp. 186 - 192, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2009.09.066
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Burch ML; Yang SNY; Ballinger ML; Getachew R; Osman N; Little PJ, 2010, 'TGF-β stimulates biglycan synthesis via p38 and ERK phosphorylation of the linker region of Smad2', Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, vol. 67, pp. 2077 - 2090, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00018-010-0315-9
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Ivey ME; Osman N; Thomas WG; Little PJ, 2009, 'Endothelin-1 activates ETA receptors on human vascular smooth muscle cells to yield proteoglycans with increased binding to LDL', Atherosclerosis, vol. 205, pp. 451 - 457, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2009.01.024
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Yang SNY; Burch ML; Getachew R; Ballinger ML; Osman N; Little PJ, 2009, 'Growth factor-mediated hyper-elongation of glycosaminoglycan chains on biglycan requires transcription and translation', Archives of Physiology and Biochemistry, vol. 115, pp. 147 - 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13813450903110754
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Osman N; Ballinger ML; Dadlani HM; Getachew R; Burch ML; Little PJ, 2008, 'p38 MAP kinase mediated proteoglycan synthesis as a target for the prevention of atherosclerosis', Cardiovascular and Hematological Disorders - Drug Targets, vol. 8, pp. 287 - 292, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/187152908786786205
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Little PJ; Ballinger ML; Survase S; Osman N; Ogru E; Geytenbeek S; Bruemmer D; Nigro J, 2008, 'Phosphorylated troglitazone activates PPARγ and inhibits vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation and proteoglycan synthesis', Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology, vol. 51, pp. 274 - 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/FJC.0b013e3181626ce7
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Dadlani H; Ballinger ML; Osman N; Getachew R; Little PJ, 2008, 'Smad and p38 MAP kinase-mediated signaling of proteoglycan synthesis in vascular smooth muscle', Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol. 283, pp. 7844 - 7852, http://dx.doi.org/10.1074/jbc.M703125200
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Little PJ; Ballinger ML; Burch ML; Osman N, 2008, 'Biosynthesis of natural and hyperelongated chondroitin sulfate glycosaminoglycans: new insights into an elusive process.', Open Biochem J, vol. 2, pp. 135 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1874091X00802010135
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Osman N; Wilks AF; Su S; Burns CJ; Bu X; Little PJ, 2008, 'Pyrido-pyrimidine derivative CYC10424 inhibits glycosaminoglycan changes on vascular smooth muscle-derived proteoglycans and reduces lipoprotein binding', Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology, vol. 52, pp. 403 - 412, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/FJC.0b013e31818a8907
    Journal articles | 2008
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Dadlani H; Osman N; Ballinger ML; Marasco S; Little PJ, 2008, 'Calcific aortic valve disease and hypertension', Current Hypertension Reviews, vol. 4, pp. 107 - 113, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/157340208784245884
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Little PJ; Ballinger ML; Osman N, 2007, 'Vascular wall proteoglycan synthesis and structure as a target for the prevention of atherosclerosis', Vascular Health and Risk Management, vol. 3, pp. 117 - 124
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Grande-Allen KJ; Osman N; Ballinger ML; Dadlani H; Marasco S; Little PJ, 2007, 'Glycosaminoglycan synthesis and structure as targets for the prevention of calcific aortic valve disease', Cardiovascular Research, vol. 76, pp. 19 - 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardiores.2007.05.014
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Little PJ; Osman N; de Dios ST; Cemerlang N; Ballinger M; Nigro J, 2007, 'Anti-proliferative activity of oral anti-hyperglycemic agents on human vascular smooth muscle cells: Thiazolidinediones (glitazones) have enhanced activity under high glucose conditions', Cardiovascular Diabetology, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2840-6-33
    Journal articles | 2007
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    de Dios ST; Frontanilla KV; Nigro J; Ballinger ML; Ivey ME; Cawson EA; Little PJ, 2007, 'Regulation of the atherogenic properties of vascular smooth muscle proteoglycans by oral anti-hyperglycemic agents', Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, vol. 21, pp. 108 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2006.03.003
    Journal articles | 2005
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Thomas MC; Nigro J; Ivey ME; Dilley RJ; Little PJ, 2005, 'Glycated and carboxy-methylated proteins do not directly activate human vascular smooth muscle cells', Kidney International, vol. 68, pp. 2756 - 2765, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1755.2005.00746.x
    Journal articles | 2005
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Nigro J; Ballinger ML; Survase S; Osman N; Little PJ, 2005, 'New approaches to regulating the chondroitin/dermatan sulfate glycosaminoglycan component of the vascular extracellular matrix.', TheScientificWorldJournal, vol. 5, pp. 515 - 520, http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2005.69
    Journal articles | 2005
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Nigro J; Ballinger M; Osman N; Dart A; Little P, 2005, 'Anti-Atherogenic Role of Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor Ligands', Current Cardiology Reviews, vol. 1, pp. 89 - 102, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1573403054021654
    Journal articles | 2004
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Nigro J; Ballinger ML; Dilley RJ; Jennings GLR; Wight TN; Little PJ, 2004, 'Fenofibrate modifies human vascular smooth muscle proteoglycans and reduces lipoprotein binding', Diabetologia, vol. 47, pp. 2105 - 2113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00125-004-1588-z
    Journal articles | 2004
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Nigro J; Frontanilla KV; Dart AM; Little PJ, 2004, 'Regulation of glycosaminoglycan structure and atherogenesis', Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, vol. 61, pp. 1296 - 1306, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00018-004-3389-4
    Journal articles |
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Lin FP; Thavaneswaran S; Grady JP; Ballinger M; Kansara M; Oakes SR; Desai J; Lee CK; Simes J; Thomas DM, 'Criteria-based curation of a therapy-focused compendium to support treatment recommendations in precision oncology', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.12.18.20248521
  • Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Best M; Butow P; Jacobs C; Juraskova I; Savard J; Meiser B; Goldstein D; Ballinger M; Bartley N; Napier C; Davies G; Thomas D; Tucker K; Schlub T; Newson AJ, 2020, 'Advanced cancer patient preferences for receiving molecular profiling results', in Psycho-Oncology, WILEY, Vol. 29, pp. 1533 - 1539, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.5446
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Ballinger ML; Pinese M; Thomas DM, 2019, 'Translating genomic risk into an early detection strategy for sarcoma', in Genes Chromosomes and Cancer, United States, pp. 130 - 136, United States, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gcc.22697
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Ballinger ML; Grady J; Cowley M; Joshua A; Sebastian L; Collignon E; Silvestri A; Kansara M; Pinese M; Sjoquist KM; Hague W; Lee CK; Simes J; Thomas DM, 2019, 'The Cancer Molecular Screening and Therapeutics Program (MoST): Actionable mutation frequencies in a population with rare and less common cancers.', in JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, AMER SOC CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, Chicago, IL, Vol. 37, presented at Annual Meeting of the American-Society-of-Clinical-Oncology (ASCO), Chicago, IL, 31 May 2019 - 04 June 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2019.37.15_suppl.3136
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Shin SJ; Dodd E; Peng G; Bojadzieva J; Chen J; Ning J; Mai PL; Savage SA; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Yuan Y; Strong LC; Wang W, 2019, 'Abstract 2434: Characterizing age-of-onset of multiple primary cancers and specific cancer types in families with Li-Fraumeni syndrome', in Prevention, Early Detection, and Interception, American Association for Cancer Research, presented at Proceedings: AACR Annual Meeting 2019; March 29-April 3, 2019; Atlanta, GA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs18-2434
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Shin SJ; Dodd E; Peng G; Bojadzieva J; Chen J; Ning J; Mai PL; Savage SA; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Yuan Y; Strong LC; Wang W, 2019, 'Abstract 2434: Characterizing age-of-onset of multiple primary cancers and specific cancer types in families with Li-Fraumeni syndrome', in Prevention, Early Detection, and Interception, American Association for Cancer Research, presented at Proceedings: AACR Annual Meeting 2019; March 29-April 3, 2019; Atlanta, GA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.am2019-2434
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Best MC; Davies G; Napier CE; Bartley N; Juraskova I; Meiser B; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Schlub TE; Butow P, 2019, 'Exploring knowledge and attitudes in cancer tumour genomic profiling', in ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, WILEY, Vol. 15, pp. 194 - 195, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000493438400321&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2019
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Napier C; Goldstein D; Meiser B; Butow P; Thomas DM; Ballinger ML; Best M, 2019, 'Medical oncologists' experience with returning molecular tumor profiling to patients.', in JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, AMER SOC CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, Chicago, IL, Vol. 37, presented at Annual Meeting of the American-Society-of-Clinical-Oncology (ASCO), Chicago, IL, 31 May 2019 - 04 June 2019, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000487345804031&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Koster R; Panagiotou OA; Wheeler WA; Karlins E; Gastier-Foster JM; Toledo SRCD; Petrilli AS; Flanagan AM; Tirabosco R; Andrulis IL; Wunder JS; Gokgoz N; Patiño-Garcia A; Lecanda F; Serra M; Hattinger C; Picci P; Scotlandi K; Thomas DM; Ballinger ML; Gorlick R; Barkauskas DA; Spector LG; Tucker M; Hicks B; Yeager M; Hoover R; Chanock SJ; Savage SA; Mirabello LJ, 2018, 'Abstract 2077: Genome-wide association study identifies theGLDC/IL33locus associated with survival of osteosarcoma patients', in Tumor Biology, American Association for Cancer Research, presented at Proceedings: AACR Annual Meeting 2018; April 14-18, 2018; Chicago, IL, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.am2018-2077
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Pinese M; Ballinger M; Thomas D, 2018, 'Abstract IA03: Translating genomic risk into an early detection strategy for sarcoma', in Genomics, American Association for Cancer Research, presented at Abstracts: Advances in Sarcomas: From Basic Science to Clinical Translation; May 16-19, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1557-3265.sarcomas17-ia03
    Conference Abstracts | 2018
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Thavaneswaran S; Sebastian L; Ballinger M; Cowley M; Grady J; Joshua A; Lee C; Sjoquist K; Hague W; Simes J; Thomas D, 2018, 'The cancer molecular screening and therapeutics program (MoST): A molecular screening platform with multiple, parallel, signal-seeking therapeutic substudies', in Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, Munich, GERMANY, Vol. 29, pp. viii147, presented at 43rd ESMO Congress (ESMO), Munich, GERMANY, 19 October 2018 - 23 October 2018, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annonc/mdy279.434
    Conference Posters | 2016
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    McBride KA; Schlub TE; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Tattersall MHN, 2016, 'International survey of awareness of genetic risk in the clinical sarcoma community', Vol. 12, pp. 133 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajco.12457
    Conference Abstracts | 2015
    Dr Mandy Ballinger
    Peng G; Bojadzieva J; Ballinger ML; Thomas DM; Strong L; Wang W, 2015, 'LFSpro: A risk assessment tool to estimate TP53 mutation status in families with Li-Fraumeni syndrome', in CANCER RESEARCH, AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH, Philadelphia, PA, Vol. 75, presented at 106th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-for-Cancer-Research (AACR), Philadelphia, PA, 18 April 2015 - 22 April 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.AM2015-2762

Awards

2018-2020  Cancer Institute NSW Career Development Fellowship

2002-2005  Australian Post Graduate Award

2002-2005  Baker Foundation Award

2003 National Heart Foundation Travel Grant

2003 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Travel Grant to present at 18th International Diabetes Federation Congress

2003  Australian Diabetes Society Travel Grant to present at 18th International Diabetes Federation Congress

2002  Australian Vascular Biology Society Student Award

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