FACULTY RESEARCH

Faculty List

Frederick (Fritz) Christian Eilber, M.D.

Work Email Address: fceilber@mednet.ucla.edu

Fax Number: (310) 825-7575

Work Phone Number: (310) 825-7086

Health System

Mailing Address:
UCLA, Division of Surgical Oncology
10833 LeConte Avenue, Rm 54-140 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Department / Division Affiliations
Professor, Molecular & Medical Pharmacology, Surgery


Publications

A selected list of publications:

Kalbasi Anusha, Kamrava Mitchell, Chu Fang-I, Telesca Donatello, Van Dams Ritchell, Yang Yingli, Ruan Dan, Nelson Scott D, Dry Sarah M, Hernandez Jackie, Chmielowski Bartosz, Singh Arun S, Bukata Susan V, Bernthal Nicholas M, Steinberg Michael L, Weidhaas Joanne B, Eilber Fritz C   A Phase II Trial of 5-Day Neoadjuvant Radiotherapy for Patients with High-Risk Primary Soft Tissue Sarcoma Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2020; .
Graham Danielle S, Russell Tara A, Eckardt Mark A, Motamedi Kambiz, Seeger Leanne L, Singh Arun S, Bernthal Nicholas M, Kalbasi Anusha, Dry Sarah M, Nelson Scott D, Elashoff David, Levine Benjamin D, Eilber Fritz C   Oncologic Accuracy of Image-guided Percutaneous Core-Needle Biopsy of Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors at a High-volume Sarcoma Center American journal of clinical oncology, 2019; 42(10): 739-743.
Upfill-Brown Alexander, Bukata Susan, Bernthal Nicholas M, Felsenfeld Alan L, Nelson Scott D, Singh Arun, Wesseling-Perry Katherine, Eilber Fritz C, Federman Noah C   Use of Denosumab in Children With Osteoclast Bone Dysplasias: Report of Three Cases JBMR plus, 2019; 3(10): e10210.
Graham Danielle S, Kadera Brian E, Eilber Fritz C   Irregular Lipomatous Extremity Tumor JAMA, 2019; 321(17): 1718-1719.
Shurell-Linehan Elizabeth, DiPardo Benjamin J, Elliott Irmina A, Graham Danielle S, Eckardt Mark A, Dry Sarah M, Nelson Scott D, Singh Arun S, Kalbasi Anusha, Federman Noah, Bernthal Nicholas M, Eilber Fritz C   Pathologic Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy is Associated With Improved Long-term Survival in High-risk Primary Localized Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors American journal of clinical oncology, 2019; 42(5): 426-431.
Pennington Joseph Daniel, Eilber Fritz C, Eilber Frederick R, Singh Arun S, Reed Jarred P, Chmielowski Bartosz, Eckardt Jeffrey J, Bukata Susan V, Bernthal Nicholas M, Federman Noah, Nelson Scott D, Dry Sarah M, Wang Pin-Chieh, Luu Michael, Selch Michael T, Steinberg Michael L, Kalbasi Anusha, Kamrava Mitchell   Long-term Outcomes With Ifosfamide-based Hypofractionated Preoperative Chemoradiotherapy for Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas American journal of clinical oncology, 2018; 41(12): 1154-1161.
Odei Bismarck, Rwigema Jean-Claude, Eilber Frederick R, Eilber Fritz C, Selch Michael, Singh Arun, Chmielowski Bartosz, Nelson Scott D, Wang Pin-Chieh, Steinberg Michael, Kamrava Mitchell   Predictors of Local Recurrence in Patients With Myxofibrosarcoma American journal of clinical oncology, 2018; 41(9): 827-831.
Bernthal Nicholas M, Hegde Vishal, Zoller Stephen D, Park Howard Y, Ghodasra Jason H, Johansen Daniel, Eilber Frederick, Eilber Fritz C, Chandhanayingyong Chandhanarat, Eckardt Jeffrey J   Long-term outcomes of cement in cement technique for revision endoprosthesis surgery Journal of surgical oncology, 2018; 117(3): 443-450.
Crompton Joseph G, Ogura Koichi, Bernthal Nicholas M, Kawai Akira, Eilber Fritz C   Local Control of Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcomas Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2018; 36(2): 111-117.
Miyake Kentaro, Murakami Takashi, Kiyuna Tasuku, Igarashi Kentaro, Kawaguchi Kei, Miyake Masuyo, Li Yunfeng, Nelson Scott D, Dry Sarah M, Bouvet Michael, Elliott Irmina A, Russell Tara A, Singh Arun S, Eckardt Mark A, Hiroshima Yukihiko, Momiyama Masashi, Matsuyama Ryusei, Chishima Takashi, Endo Itaru, Eilber Fritz C, Hoffman Robert M   The combination of temozolomide-irinotecan regresses a doxorubicin-resistant patient-derived orthotopic xenograft (PDOX) nude-mouse model of recurrent Ewing's sarcoma with a FUS-ERG fusion and Oncotarget, 2017; 8(61): 103129-103136.
Igarashi Kentaro, Murakami Takashi, Kawaguchi Kei, Kiyuna Tasuku, Miyake Kentaro, Zhang Yong, Nelson Scott D, Dry Sarah M, Li Yunfeng, Yanagawa Jane, Russell Tara A, Singh Arun S, Tsuchiya Hiroyuki, Elliott Irmina, Eilber Fritz C, Hoffman Robert M   A patient-derived orthotopic xenograft (PDOX) mouse model of a cisplatinum-resistant osteosarcoma lung metastasis that was sensitive to temozolomide and trabectedin: implications for precision oncology Oncotarget, 2017; 8(37): 62111-62119.
Hoffman Robert M, Singh Arun S, Eilber Fritz C   Potential of immunotherapy for sarcoma Cancer, 2017; 123(9): 1488-1489.
Russell Tara A, Eckardt Mark A, Murakami Takashi, Elliott Irmina A, Kawaguchi Kei, Kiyuna Tasuku, Igarashi Kentaro, Li Yungfeng, Crompton Joseph G, Graham Danielle S, Dry Sarah M, Bernthal Nicholas, Yanagawa Jane, Kalbasi Anusha, Federman Noah, Chmielowski Bartosz, Singh Arun S, Hoffman Robert M, Eilber Fritz C   Clinical Factors That Affect the Establishment of Soft Tissue Sarcoma Patient-Derived Orthotopic Xenografts: A University of California, Los Angeles, Sarcoma Program Prospective Clinical Trial JCO precision oncology, 2017; 2017(1): 91-94.
Shurell Elizabeth, Vergara-Lluri Maria E, Li Yunfeng, Crompton Joseph G, Singh Arun, Bernthal Nicholas, Wu Hong, Eilber Fritz C, Dry Sarah M   Comprehensive adipocytic and neurogenic tissue microarray analysis of NY-ESO-1 expression - a promising immunotherapy target in malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor and liposarcoma Oncotarget, 2016; 7(45): 72860-72867.
James Aaron W, Shurell Elizabeth, Singh Arun, Dry Sarah M, Eilber Fritz C   Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor Surgical oncology clinics of North America, 2016; 25(4): 789-802.
Shurell Elizabeth, Singh Arun S, Crompton Joseph G, Jensen Sarah, Li Yunfeng, Dry Sarah, Nelson Scott, Chmielowski Bartosz, Bernthal Nicholas, Federman Noah, Tumeh Paul, Eilber Fritz C   Characterizing the immune microenvironment of malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor by PD-L1 expression and presence of CD8+ tumor infiltrating lymphocytes Oncotarget, 2016; 7(39): 64300-64308.
Shen Jia, Shrestha Swati, Rao P Nagesh, Asatrian Greg, Scott Michelle A, Nguyen Vi, Giacomelli Paulina, Soo Chia, Ting Kang, Eilber Fritz C, Peault Bruno, Dry Sarah M, James Aaron W   Pericytic mimicry in well-differentiated liposarcoma/atypical lipomatous tumor Human pathology, 2016; 54(8): 92-9.
Murakami Takashi, Singh Arun S, Kiyuna Tasuku, Dry Sarah M, Li Yunfeng, James Aaron W, Igarashi Kentaro, Kawaguchi Kei, DeLong Jonathan C, Zhang Yong, Hiroshima Yukihiko, Russell Tara, Eckardt Mark A, Yanagawa Jane, Federman Noah, Matsuyama Ryusei, Chishima Takashi, Tanaka Kuniya, Bouvet Michael, Endo Itaru, Eilber Fritz C, Hoffman Robert M   Effective molecular targeting of CDK4/6 and IGF-1R in a rare FUS-ERG fusion CDKN2A-deletion doxorubicin-resistant Ewing's sarcoma patient-derived orthotopic xenograft (PDOX) nude-mouse model Oncotarget, 2016; 7(30): 47556-47564.
Singh Arun S, Eilber Fritz C   Neoadjuvant Therapy for Soft-Tissue Sarcomas-One Size Does Not Fit All Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.), 2016; 30(1): 107-8.
Lin Anthony Y, Kotova Svetlana, Yanagawa Jane, Elbuluk Osama, Wang Gerald, Kar Nivedita, Elashoff David, Grogan Tristan, Cameron Robert B, Singh Arun, Chmielowski Bartosz, Federman Noah, Nelson Scott D, Lee Percy, Eilber Fritz C, Lee Jay M   Risk stratification of patients undergoing pulmonary metastasectomy for soft tissue and bone sarcomas The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 2015; 149(1): 85-92.
Shurell Elizabeth, Tran Linh M, Nakashima Jonathan, Smith Kathleen B, Tam Brenna M, Li Yunfeng, Dry Sarah M, Federman Noah, Tap William D, Wu Hong, Eilber Fritz C   Gender dimorphism and age of onset in malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor preclinical models and human patients BMC cancer, 2014; 14(1): 827.
Mitton Bryan, Seeger Leanne L, Eckardt Mark A, Motamedi Kambiz, Eilber Fritz C, Nelson Scott D, Eckardt Jeffrey J, Federman Noah   Image-guided percutaneous core needle biopsy of musculoskeletal tumors in children Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 2014; 36(5): 337-41.
Quinones-Baldrich William, Alktaifi Ali, Eilber Fritz, Eilber Frederick   Inferior vena cava resection and reconstruction for retroperitoneal tumor excision Journal of vascular surgery : official publication, the Society for Vascular Surgery [and] International Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, North American Chapter, 2012; 55(5): 1386-93; discussion 1393.
Bernthal Nicholas M, Federman Noah, Eilber Frederick R, Nelson Scott D, Eckardt Jeffrey J, Eilber Fritz C, Tap William D   Long-term results (>25 years) of a randomized, prospective clinical trial evaluating chemotherapy in patients with high-grade, operable osteosarcoma Cancer, 2012; .
Herrmann Ken, Benz Matthias R, Czernin Johannes, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Tap William D, Dry Sarah M, Schuster Tibor, Eckardt Jeff J, Phelps Michael E, Weber Wolfgang A, Eilber Fritz C   18F-FDG-PET/CT Imaging as an early survival predictor in patients with primary high-grade soft tissue sarcomas undergoing neoadjuvant therapy Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2012; 18(7): 2024-31.
UyBico Stacy J, Motamedi Kambiz, Omura Michelle C, Nelson Scott D, Eilber Fritz C, Eckardt Jeffrey, Seeger Leanne L   Relevance of compartmental anatomic guidelines for biopsy of musculoskeletal tumors: retrospective review of 363 biopsies over a 6-year period Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR, 2012; 23(4): 511-18, 518.e1-2.
Kachroo Puja, Pak Peter S, Sandha Harpavan S, Nelson Scott D, Seeger Leanne L, Cameron Robert B, Eilber Fritz C, Lee Jay M   Chest Wall Sarcomas are Accurately Diagnosed by Image-Guided Core Needle Biopsy Journal of thoracic oncology : official publication of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, 2012; 7(1): 151-6.
Benz Matthias R, Czernin Johannes, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Dry Sarah M, Sutthiruangwong Piriya, Spick Claudio, Radu Caius, Weber Wolfgang A, Tap William D, Eilber Fritz C   3'-deoxy-3'-[(18) F]fluorothymidine positron emission tomography for response assessment in soft tissue sarcoma: A pilot study to correlate imaging findings with tissue thymidine kinase 1 and Ki-67 activity and histopathologic response Cancer, 2011; 7(1): .
Tap William D, Eilber Fritz C, Ginther Charles, Dry Sarah M, Reese Nicholas, Barzan-Smith Kate, Chen Hsiao-Wang, Wu Hong, Eilber Frederick R, Slamon Dennis J, Anderson Lee   Evaluation of well-differentiated/de-differentiated liposarcomas by high-resolution oligonucleotide array-based comparative genomic hybridization Genes, chromosomes & cancer, 2011; 50(2): 95-112.
Schwartz Adam J, Kabo J Michael, Eilber Fritz C, Eilber Frederick R, Eckardt Jeffrey J   Cemented endoprosthetic reconstruction of the proximal tibia: how long do they last? Clinical orthopaedics and related research, 2010; 468(11): 2875-84.
Schwartz Adam J, Kabo J Michael, Eilber Fritz C, Eilber Frederick R, Eckardt Jeffrey J   Cemented distal femoral endoprostheses for musculoskeletal tumor: improved survival of modular versus custom implants Clinical orthopaedics and related research, 2010; 468(8): 2198-210.
Benz Matthias R, Dry Sarah M, Eilber Fritz C, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Tap William D, Elashoff David, Phelps Michael E, Czernin Johannes   Correlation between glycolytic phenotype and tumor grade in soft-tissue sarcomas by 18F-FDG PET Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2010; 51(8): 1174-81.
Donahue Timothy R, Kattan Michael W, Nelson Scott D, Tap William D, Eilber Frederick R, Eilber Fritz C   Evaluation of neoadjuvant therapy and histopathologic response in primary, high-grade retroperitoneal sarcomas using the sarcoma nomogram Cancer, 2010; 116(16): 3883-91.
Benz Matthias R, Czernin Johannes, Tap William D, Eckardt Jeffrey J, Seeger Leanne L, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Dry Sarah M, Phelps Michael E, Weber Wolfgang A, Eilber Fritz C   FDG-PET/CT Imaging Predicts Histopathologic Treatment Responses after Neoadjuvant Therapy in Adult Primary Bone Sarcomas Sarcoma, 2010; 2010(2): 143540.
Benz Matthias R, Czernin Johannes, Dry Sarah M, Tap William D, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Elashoff David, Phelps Michael E, Weber Wolfgang A, Eilber Fritz C   Quantitative F18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography accurately characterizes peripheral nerve sheath tumors as malignant or benign Cancer, 2010; 116(2): 451-8.
Gregorian Caroline, Nakashima Jonathan, Dry Sarah M, Nghiemphu P Leia, Smith Kate Barzan, Ao Yan, Dang Julie, Lawson Gregory, Mellinghoff Ingo K, Mischel Paul S, Phelps Michael, Parada Luis F, Liu Xin, Sofroniew Michael V, Eilber Fritz C, Wu Hong   PTEN dosage is essential for neurofibroma development and malignant transformation Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2009; 106(46): 19479-84.
Schwartz Adam J, Kiatisevi Piya, Eilber Fritz C, Eilber Frederick R, Eckardt Jeffrey J   The Friedman-Eilber resection arthroplasty of the pelvis Clinical orthopaedics and related research, 2009; 467(11): 2825-30.
Benz Matthias R, Tchekmedyian Nishan, Eilber Fritz C, Federman Noah, Czernin Johannes, Tap William D   Utilization of positron emission tomography in the management of patients with sarcoma Current opinion in oncology, 2009; 21(4): 345-51.
Benz Matthias R, Czernin Johannes, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Tap William D, Dry Sarah M, Elashoff David, Chow Kira, Evilevitch Vladimir, Eckardt Jeff J, Phelps Michael E, Weber Wolfgang A, Eilber Fritz C   FDG-PET/CT imaging predicts histopathologic treatment responses after the initial cycle of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in high-grade soft-tissue sarcomas Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2009; 15(8): 2856-63.
Federman Noah, Bernthal Nicholas, Eilber Fritz C, Tap William D   The multidisciplinary management of osteosarcoma Current treatment options in oncology, 2009; 10(1-2): 82-93.
Benz Matthias R, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Eilber Fritz C, Chen Hui J J, Dry Sarah, Phelps Michael E, Czernin Johannes, Weber Wolfgang A   Combined assessment of metabolic and volumetric changes for assessment of tumor response in patients with soft-tissue sarcomas Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2008; 49(10): 1579-84.
Benz Matthias R, Evilevitch Vladimir, Allen-Auerbach Martin S, Eilber Fritz C, Phelps Michael E, Czernin Johannes, Weber Wolfgang A   Treatment monitoring by 18F-FDG PET/CT in patients with sarcomas: interobserver variability of quantitative parameters in treatment-induced changes in histopathologically responding and nonresponding tumors Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine, 2008; 49(7): 1038-46.
Eilber Fritz C, Dry Sarah M   Diagnosis and management of synovial sarcoma Journal of surgical oncology, 2008; 97(4): 314-20.
Evilevitch Vladimir, Weber Wolfgang A, Tap William D, Allen-Auerbach Martin, Chow Kira, Nelson Scott D, Eilber Fredrick R, Eckardt Jeffery J, Elashoff Robert M, Phelps Michael E, Czernin Johannes, Eilber Fritz C   Reduction of glucose metabolic activity is more accurate than change in size at predicting histopathologic response to neoadjuvant therapy in high-grade soft-tissue sarcomas Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2008; 14(3): 715-20.
Eilber Frederick C, Kattan Michael W   Sarcoma nomogram: validation and a model to evaluate impact of therapy Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 2007; 205(4 Suppl): S90-5.
Eilber Fritz C, Brennan Murray F, Eilber Frederick R, Eckardt Jeffery J, Grobmyer Stephen R, Riedel Elyn, Forscher Charles, Maki Robert G, Singer Samuel   Chemotherapy is associated with improved survival in adult patients with primary extremity synovial sarcoma Annals of surgery, 2007; 246(1): 105-13.
Tap William D, Federman Noah, Eilber Fritz C   Targeted therapies for soft-tissue sarcomas Expert review of anticancer therapy, 2007; 7(5): 725-33.
Eilber Fritz C, Tap William D, Nelson Scott D, Eckardt Jeffery J, Eilber Frederick R   Advances in chemotherapy for patients with extremity soft tissue sarcoma The Orthopedic clinics of North America, 2006; 37(1): 15-22.
Eilber Fritz C, Brennan Murray F, Riedel Elyn, Alektiar Kaled M, Antonescu Cristina R, Singer Samuel   Prognostic factors for survival in patients with locally recurrent extremity soft tissue sarcomas Annals of surgical oncology, 2005; 12(3): 228-36.
Eilber Fritz C, Brennan Murray F, Eilber Frederick R, Dry Sarah M, Singer Samuel, Kattan Michael W   Validation of the postoperative nomogram for 12-year sarcoma-specific mortality Cancer, 2004; 101(10): 2270-5.
Eilber Fritz C, Eilber Frederick R, Eckardt Jeffery, Rosen Gerald, Riedel Elyn, Maki Robert G, Brennan Murray F, Singer Samuel   The impact of chemotherapy on the survival of patients with high-grade primary extremity liposarcoma Annals of surgery, 2004; 240(4): 686-95; discussion 695-7.
Eilber Fritz C, Rosen Gerald, Nelson Scott D, Selch Michael, Dorey Frederick, Eckardt Jeffery, Eilber Frederick R   High-grade extremity soft tissue sarcomas: factors predictive of local recurrence and its effect on morbidity and mortality Annals of surgery, 2003; 237(2): 218-26.
Eilber F C, Rosen G, Eckardt J, Forscher C, Nelson S D, Selch M, Dorey F, Eilber F R   Treatment-induced pathologic necrosis: a predictor of local recurrence and survival in patients receiving neoadjuvant therapy for high-grade extremity soft tissue sarcomas Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2001; 19(13): 3203-9.
Andrews K J, Ribas A, Butterfield L H, Vollmer C M, Eilber F C, Dissette V B, Nelson S D, Shintaku P, Mekhoubad S, Nakayama T, Taniguchi M, Glaspy J A, McBride W H, Economou J S   Adenovirus-interleukin-12-mediated tumor regression in a murine hepatocellular carcinoma model is not dependent on CD1-restricted natural killer T cells Cancer research, 2000; 60(22): 6457-64.
Eilber F C, Rosen G, Forscher C, Nelson S D, Dorey F, Eilber F R   Recurrent gastrointestinal stromal sarcomas Surgical oncology, 2000; 9(2): 71-5.
Eilber F C, Eilber K S, Eilber F R   Retroperitoneal sarcomas Current treatment options in oncology, 2000; 1(3): 274-8.
Eilber F C, Eckardt J J, Rosen G, Nelson S D, Selch M, Eilber F R   Large, deep, high-grade extremity sarcomas: treating tumors of the flexor fossae Surgical oncology, 1999; 8(4): 211-4.
Eilber F C, Rosen G, Forscher C, Nelson S D, Dorey F J, Eilber F R   Surgical resection and intraperitoneal chemotherapy for recurrent abdominal sarcomas Annals of surgical oncology, 1999; 6(7): 645-50.
Vollmer C M, Ribas A, Butterfield L H, Dissette V B, Andrews K J, Eilber F C, Montejo L D, Chen A Y, Hu B, Glaspy J A, McBride W H, Economou J S   p53 selective and nonselective replication of an E1B-deleted adenovirus in hepatocellular carcinoma Cancer research, 1999; 59(17): 4369-74.
Vollmer C M, Eilber F C, Butterfield L H, Ribas A, Dissette V B, Koh A, Montejo L D, Lee M C, Andrews K J, McBride W H, Glaspy J A, Economou J S   Alpha-fetoprotein-specific genetic immunotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma Cancer research, 1999; 59(13): 3064-7.