Matthew D. Cykowski, MD

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Genomic Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Assistant Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


REST overexpression in mice causes deficits in spontaneous locomotion
Lu, L, Marisetty, A, Liu, B, Kamal, MM, Gumin, J, Veo, B, Cai, YQ, Kassem, DH, Weng, C, Maynard, ME, Hood, KN, Fuller, GN, Pan, ZZ, Cykowski, MD, Dash, PK & Majumder, S 2018, Scientific Reports, vol. 8, no. 1, 12083. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-29441-3

Creutzfeldt astrocytes may be seen in IDH-wildtype glioblastoma and retain expression of DNA repair and chromatin binding proteins
Ballester, LY, Boghani, Z, Baskin, DS, Britz, GW, Olsen, R, Fuller, GN, Powell, SZ & Cykowski, MD 2018, Brain Pathology. DOI: 10.1111/bpa.12604

Perineurial-like Cells and EMA Expression in the Suprachoroidal Region of the Human Eye
Gilbert, AR, Chévez-Barrios, P & Cykowski, MD 2018, Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry. DOI: 10.1369/0022155418756308

The Amygdala as a Locus of Pathologic Misfolding in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Nelson, PT, Abner, EL, Patel, E, Anderson, S, Wilcock, DM, Kryscio, RJ, Van Eldik, LJ, Jicha, GA, Gal, Z, Nelson, RS, Nelson, BG, Gal, J, Azam, MT, Fardo, DW & Cykowski, MD 2018, Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, vol. 77, no. 1, pp. 2-20. DOI: 10.1093/jnen/nlx099

Creutzfeldt Cell Rich Glioblastoma: A Diagnostic Dilemma
Boghani, Z, Steele, WJ, Cykowski, MD, Ballester, LY & Britz, G 2017, Cureus, vol. 9, no. 10, pp. e1749. DOI: 10.7759/cureus.1749

Hippocampal sclerosis in older patients practical examples and guidance with a focus on cerebral age-related TDP-43 with sclerosis
Cykowski, MD, Powell, SZ, Schulz, PE, Takei, H, Rivera, AL, Jackson, RE, Roman, G, Jicha, GA & Nelson, PT 2017, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, vol. 141, no. 8, pp. 1113-1126. DOI: 10.5858/arpa.2016-0469-SA

Dorsal column myelopathy after intrathecal chemotherapy for leukemia
Pinnix, CC, Chi, L, Jabbour, EJ, Milgrom, SA, Smith, GL, Daver, N, Garg, N, Cykowski, MD, Fuller, G, Cachia, D, Kamiya-Matsuoka, C, Woodman, K, Dinardo, C, Jain, N, Kadia, TM, Pemmaraju, N, Ohanian, M, Konopleva, M, Kantarjian, HM & Dabaja, BS 2017, American Journal of Hematology, vol. 92, no. 2, pp. 155-160. DOI: 10.1002/ajh.24611

Medullary neuronal loss is not associated with a-synuclein burden in multiple system atrophy
Coon, EA, Schmeichel, AM, Parisi, JE, Cykowski, MD, Low, PA & Benarroch, EE 2016, Movement Disorders, vol. 31, no. 12, pp. 1802-1809. DOI: 10.1002/mds.26798

Epithelial and organ-related marker expression in pituitary adenomas
Cykowski, MD, Takei, H, Baskin, DS, Rivera, AL & Powell, SZ 2016, Neuropathology, vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 354-364. DOI: 10.1111/neup.12284

"New old pathologies": Ad, part, and cerebral age-related TDP-43 with sclerosis (CARTS)
Nelson, PT, Trojanowski, JQ, Abner, EL, Al-Janabi, OM, Jicha, GA, Schmitt, FA, Smith, CD, Fardo, DW, Wang, WX, Kryscio, RJ, Neltner, JH, Kukull, WA, Cykowski, MD, Van Eldik, LJ & Ighodaro, ET 2016, Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, vol. 75, no. 6, pp. 482-498. DOI: 10.1093/jnen/nlw033

Cykowski, MD 2016, . in Neurology Secrets: Sixth Edition. Elsevier Inc. pp. 474-497. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-323-35948-1.00033-4

Hippocampal sclerosis but not normal aging or Alzheimer disease is associated with TDP-43 pathology in the basal forebrain of aged persons
Cykowski, MD, Takei, H, Van Eldik, LJ, Schmitt, FA, Jicha, GA, Powell, SZ & Nelson, PT 2016, Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, vol. 75, no. 5, pp. 397-407. DOI: 10.1093/jnen/nlw014

Spinal Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma with Oligodendrogliomatosis: Molecular Markers and Management: Case Report
Strickland, BA, Cachia, D, Jalali, A, Cykowski, MD, Penas-Prado, M, Langford, LA, Li, J, Shah, K & Weinberg, JS 2016, Neurosurgery, vol. 78, no. 3, pp. E466-E473. DOI: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001019

Primary and secondary gliosarcomas: clinical, molecular and survival characteristics
Cachia, D, Kamiya-Matsuoka, C, Mandel, JJ, Olar, A, Cykowski, MD, Armstrong, TS, Fuller, GN, Gilbert, MR & De Groot, JF 2015, Journal of Neuro-Oncology, vol. 125, no. 2, pp. 401-410. DOI: 10.1007/s11060-015-1930-y

Expanding the spectrum of neuronal pathology in multiple system atrophy
Cykowski, MD, Coon, EA, Powell, SZ, Jenkins, SM, Benarroch, EE, Low, PA, Schmeichel, AM & Parisi, JE 2015, Brain, vol. 138, no. 8, pp. 2293-2309. DOI: 10.1093/brain/awv114

Primary rhabdomyosarcoma of the pineal gland
Lau, SKM, Cykowski, MD, Desai, S, Cao, Y, Fuller, GN, Bruner, J & Okazaki, I 2015, American journal of clinical pathology, vol. 143, no. 5, pp. 728-733. DOI: 10.1309/AJCP9ZON4ZIHODIG

Brain metastasis of crystal-deficient, CD68-positive alveolar soft part sarcoma: Ultrastructural features and differential diagnosis
Cykowski, MD, Hicks, J, Sandberg, DI, Olar, A, Bridge, JA, Greipp, PT, Navarro, P, Kolodziej, S & Bhattacharjee, MB 2015, Ultrastructural Pathology, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 69-77. DOI: 10.3109/01913123.2014.950778

Melanotic Xp11 translocation renal cancer: Report of a case with a unique intratumoral sarcoid-like reaction
Ritterhouse, LL, Cykowski, MD, Hassell, LA, Slobodov, G & Bane, BL 2014, Diagnostic Pathology, vol. 9, no. 1, 81. DOI: 10.1186/1746-1596-9-81

The differential diagnosis of pilocytic astrocytoma with atypical features and malignant glioma: An analysis of 16 cases with emphasis on distinguishing molecular features
Cykowski, MD, Allen, RA, Kanaly, AC, Fung, KM, Marshall, R, Perry, A, Stolzenberg, ED & Dunn, ST 2013, Journal of Neuro-Oncology, vol. 115, no. 3, pp. 477-486. DOI: 10.1007/s11060-013-1249-5

Lymphoproliferative disease of the central nervous system in a patient with dermatomyositis on immunomodulation therapy
Cykowski, MD, Fung, KM, DeSousa, E, Parham, DM, Zhao, L & Stolzenberg, ED 2013, Clinical Neuropathology, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 135-138. DOI: 10.5414/NP300549