Brandon Hayes-Lattin, M.D.
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Dr. Hayes-Lattin directs a consult service to provide medical, psychosocial and supportive care and research opportunities to any adolescent or young adult (patient aged 15-40) diagnosed with cancer. In addition, Dr. Hayes-Lattin's clinical interests are in the use of high-dose therapy, stem cell transplant and immunotherapy for the treatment of diseases such as leukemia, lymphoma, melanoma and testicular cancer. Dr. Hayes-Lattin also performs clinical research in supportive care for patients with impaired immune function.
Summary of Current Research
Additional Special Interests:Adolescent and young adult oncology, use of high-dose therapy, bone marrow transplant and immunotherapy for the treatment of such diseases as leukemia, lymphoma, melanoma and testicular cancer. Dr. Hayes-Lattin is only accepting new AYA patients at this time.
"Neuropeptide y and gamma-melanocyte stimulating hormone (Î³-MSH) share a common pressor mechanism of action,"
"Brainstem raphe pallidus and the adjacent area contain a novel action site in the melanocortin circuitry regulating energy balance,"
"Role of the central melanocortin circuitry in adaptive thermogenesis of brown adipose tissue,"
"Serotonin 5-hydroxytryptamine2c receptor signaling in hypothalamic proopiomelanocortin neurons: Role in energy homeostasis in females,"
"Thermogenesis activated by central melanocortin signaling is dependent on neurons in the rostral raphe pallidus (rRPa) area,"