Sherry Lim, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Patients with bilateral breast ductal carcinoma in situ treated with accelerated partial breast irradiation—initial experience
Abboud, M, Nitsch, PL, Weidman-Johnson, M, Schwartz, MR, Desai, S, Lim, S, Miltenburg, DM, Bass, BL & Teh, B 2014, Journal of Radiation Oncology, vol 3, no. 3, pp. 293-298. DOI:

Targeting the urokinase plasminogen activator receptor with a monoclonal antibody impairs the growth of human colorectal cancer in the liver
Van Buren, G, Gray, MJ, Dallas, NA, Xia, L, Lim, SJ, Fan, F, Mazar, AP & Ellis, LM 2009, Cancer, vol 115, no. 14, pp. 3360-3368. DOI:

Chemoresistant colorectal cancer cells, the cancer stem cell phenotype, and increased sensitivity to insulin-like growth factor-I receptor inhibition
Dallas, NA, Xia, L, Fan, F, Gray, MJ, Gaur, P, Van Buren, G, Samuel, S, Kim, MP, Lim, SJ & Ellis, LM 2009, Cancer Research, vol 69, no. 5, pp. 1951-1957. DOI:

Neuropilin-2-mediated tumor growth and angiogenesis in pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Dallas, NA, Gray, MJ, Xia, L, Fan, F, Van Buren, G, Gaur, P, Samuel, S, Lim, SJ, Arumugam, T, Ramachandran, V, Wang, H & Ellis, LM 2008, Clinical Cancer Research, vol 14, no. 24, pp. 8052-8060. DOI:

Effect of molecular therapeutics on liver regeneration in a murine model
Van Buren, G, Yang, AD, Dallas, NA, Gray, MJ, Lim, SJ, Xia, L, Fan, F, Somcio, R, Wu, Y, Hicklin, DJ & Ellis, LM 2008, Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol 26, no. 11, pp. 1836-1842. DOI:

Endoglin (CD105): A marker of tumor vasculature and potential target for therapy
Dallas, NA, Samuel, S, Xia, L, Fan, F, Gray, MJ, Lim, SJ & Ellis, LM 2008, Clinical Cancer Research, vol 14, no. 7, pp. 1931-1937. DOI:

Melanoma adrenal metastasis: natural history and surgical management
Mittendorf, EA, Lim, SJ, Schacherer, CW, Lucci, A, Cormier, JN, Mansfield, PF, Gershenwald, JE, Ross, MI & Lee, JE 2008, American Journal of Surgery, vol 195, no. 3, pp. 363-369. DOI:

Therapeutic targeting of neuropilin-2 on colorectal carcinoma cells implanted in the murine liver
Gray, MJ, Van Buren, G, Dallas, NA, Xia, L, Wang, X, Yang, AD, Somcio, RJ, Lin, YG, Lim, S, Fan, F, Mangala, LS, Arumugam, T, Logsdon, CD, Lopez-Berestein, G, Sood, AK & Ellis, LM 2008, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, vol 100, no. 2, pp. 109-120. DOI:

Sentinel lymph node evaluation does not improve staging accuracy in colon cancer
Lim, SJ, Feig, BW, Wang, H, Hunt, KK, Rodriguez-Bigas, MA, Skibber, JM, Ellis, V, Cleary, K & Chang, GJ 2008, Annals of Surgical Oncology, vol 15, no. 1, pp. 46-51. DOI:

Functional significance of vascular endothelial growth factor receptors on gastrointestinal cancer cells
Dallas, NA, Fan, F, Gray, MJ, Van Buren, G, Lim, SJ, Xia, L & Ellis, LM 2007, Cancer and Metastasis Reviews, vol 26, no. 3-4, pp. 433-441. DOI:

Toxicity and outcomes associated with surgical cytoreduction and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) for patients with sarcomatosis
Lim, SJ, Cormier, JN, Feig, BW, Mansfield, PF, Benjamin, RS, Griffin, JR, Chase, JL, Pisters, PWT, Pollock, RE & Hunt, KK 2007, Annals of Surgical Oncology, vol 14, no. 8, pp. 2309-2318. DOI:

Preoperative chemoradiation for rectal cancer: results of multimodality management and analysis of prognostic factors
Shivnani, AT, Small, W, Stryker, SJ, Kiel, KD, Lim, S, Halverson, AL & Talamonti, MS 2007, American Journal of Surgery, vol 193, no. 3, pp. 389-394. DOI:

Preoperative evaluation of pancreatic cystic lesions: Cost-benefit analysis and proposed management algorithm
Lim, SJ, Alasadi, R, Wayne, JD, Rao, S, Rademaker, A, Bell, R & Talamonti, MS 2005, Surgery, vol 138, no. 4, pp. 672-680. DOI:

Trastuzumab therapy for tamoxifen-stimulated endometrial cancer
Osipo, C, Meeke, K, Liu, H, Cheng, D, Lim, S, Weichel, A & Jordan, VC 2005, Cancer Research, vol 65, no. 18, pp. 8504-8513. DOI: