Richard Tobin, PhD
Assistant Research Professor, Surgery-Surgical Oncology


  • Mukherjee N, Dart CR, Amato CM, Honig-Frand A, Lambert JR, Lambert KA, Robinson WA, Tobin RP, McCarter MD, Couts KL, Fujita M, Norris DA, Shellman YG. Expression differences in BCL2 family members between uveal and cutaneous melanomas account for varying sensitivity to BH3 mimetics. J Invest Dermatol. 2021 Dec 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 34942200
  • Borgers JSW, Tobin RP, Torphy RJ, Vorwald VM, Van Gulick RJ, Amato CM, Cogswell DT, Chimed TS, Couts KL, Van Bokhoven A, Raeburn CD, Lewis KD, Wisell J, McCarter MD, Mushtaq RR, Robinson WA. Melanoma Metastases to the Adrenal Gland Are Highly Resistant to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2021 Aug 4. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 34348236
  • Cogswell DT, Gapin L, Tobin HM, McCarter MD, Tobin RP. MAIT Cells: Partners or Enemies in Cancer Immunotherapy?. Cancers (Basel). 2021 Mar 25;13(7). PubMed PMID: 33805904
  • Vorwald, V.M., Davis, D.M., Van Gulick, R.J., Torphy, R.J., Borgers, J.S., Klarquist, J., Couts, K.L., Amato, C.M., Cogswell, D.T., Fujita, M., Castleman, M.J., Davis, T., Lozupone, C., Medina, T.M., Robinson, W.A., Gapin, L., McCarter, M.D. and Tobin, R.P. (2022), Circulating CD8+ mucosal-associated invariant T cells correlate with improved treatment responses and overall survival in anti-PD-1-treated melanoma patients. Clin Transl Immunol, 11: e1367.
  • Turner, Jacqueline A.; Van Gulick, Robert; Robinson, William A.; Mughal, Tariq; Tobin, Richard P.; MacBeth, Morgan L.; Classon, Anthony; Bagby, Stacey M.; Yacob, Betelehem W.; Hartman, Sarah J.; Silverman, Ian; Vorwald, Victoria M.; Holman, Blair; Gorden, Nicholas; Gonzalez, Rita; Gay, Laurie M.; Ali, Siraj M.; Benson, Adam; Miller, Vincent A.; Ross, Jeffrey S.; Pitts, Todd M.; Rioth, Matthew J.; Lewis, Karl D.; Medina, Theresa; McCarter, Martin D.; Gonzalez, Rene; Couts, Kasey. Expanding the landscape of oncogenic drivers and treatment options in acral and mucosal melanomas by targeted genomic profiling. International Journal of Cancer. In-Press.

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