Bhagirathbhai R. Dholaria, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
M.B.B.S., B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad, India
Office Address
2220 Pierce Ave
686 Preston research building
Nashville, TN 37232
Research Description
Novel strategies to improve efficacy and safety of CAR T-cell therapy, allogeneic stem cell transplantation in lymphoid malignancies
Clinical Research Keywords
Adoptive cellular immunotherapy (CAR-T), Stem cell transplantation, Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Multiple myeloma, Acute and chronic leukemia
Soyano AE, Dholaria B, Marin-Acevedo JA, Diehl N, Hodge D, Luo Y, Manochakian R, Chumsri S, Adjei A, Knutson KL, Lou Y. Peripheral blood biomarkers correlate with outcomes in advanced non-small cell lung Cancer patients treated with anti-PD-1 antibodies. J Immunother Cancer. 2018 Nov 11/23/2018; 6(1): 129. PMID: 30470260, PMCID: PMC6251165, PII: 10.1186/s40425-018-0447-2, DOI: 10.1186/s40425-018-0447-2, ISSN: 2051-1426.

Lou Y, Dholaria B, Soyano A, Hodge D, Cochuyt J, Manochakian R, Ko SJ, Thomas M, Johnson MM, Patel NM, Miller RC, Adjei AA, Ailawadhi S. Survival trends among non-small-cell lung cancer patients over a decade: impact of initial therapy at academic centers. Cancer Med [print-electronic]. 2018 Oct; 7(10): 4932-42. PMID: 30175515, PMCID: PMC6198232, DOI: 10.1002/cam4.1749, ISSN: 2045-7634.

Ailawadhi S, Dholaria BR, Khurana S, Sher T, Alegria V, Paulus A, Ailawadhi M, Mehta A, Chanan-Khan A, Roy V. Outcomes of patients with simultaneous diagnosis of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma and multiple myeloma [letter]. Br. J. Haematol [print-electronic]. 2018 Jul 7/5/2018; PMID: 29978498, DOI: 10.1111/bjh.15458, ISSN: 1365-2141.

Dholaria BR, Ayala E, Sokol L, Nishihori T, Chavez JC, Hussaini M, Kumar A, Kharfan-Dabaja MA. Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in T-cell prolymphocytic leukemia: A single-center experience. Leuk. Res [print-electronic]. 2018 Apr; 67: 1-5. PMID: 29407180, PII: S0145-2126(18)30015-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.leukres.2018.01.009, ISSN: 1873-5835.

Dholaria BR, Hammond WA, Roy V, Sher T, Vishnu P, Soyano A, Finn LE, Tun H. Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant for relapsed-refractory, marginal zone lymphoma: a single-center experience. Leuk. Lymphoma [print-electronic]. 2018 Mar 3/23/2018; 1-4. PMID: 29566563, DOI: 10.1080/10428194.2018.1452220, ISSN: 1029-2403.

Marin-Acevedo JA, Dholaria B, Soyano AE, Knutson KL, Chumsri S, Lou Y. Next generation of immune checkpoint therapy in cancer: new developments and challenges. J Hematol Oncol. 2018 Mar 3/15/2018; 11(1): 39. PMID: 29544515, PMCID: PMC5856308, PII: 10.1186/s13045-018-0582-8, DOI: 10.1186/s13045-018-0582-8, ISSN: 1756-8722.

Marin-Acevedo JA, Soyano AE, Dholaria B, Knutson KL, Lou Y. Cancer immunotherapy beyond immune checkpoint inhibitors. J Hematol Oncol. 2018 Jan 1/12/2018; 11(1): 8. PMID: 29329556, PMCID: PMC5767051, PII: 10.1186/s13045-017-0552-6, DOI: 10.1186/s13045-017-0552-6, ISSN: 1756-8722.

Dholaria B, Patel RJ, Sluzevich JC, Ailawadhi S, Roy V. Relapsed subcutaneous panniculitis-like T cell lymphoma: role of haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplant. Ann. Hematol [print-electronic]. 2017 Dec; 96(12): 2125-6. PMID: 28879427, PII: 10.1007/s00277-017-3119-2, DOI: 10.1007/s00277-017-3119-2, ISSN: 1432-0584.

Dholaria B, Hammond W, Shreders A, Lou Y. Emerging therapeutic agents for lung cancer. J Hematol Oncol. 2016 Dec 12/9/2016; 9(1): 138. PMID: 27938382, PMCID: PMC5148871, PII: 10.1186/s13045-016-0365-z, DOI: 10.1186/s13045-016-0365-z, ISSN: 1756-8722.

Dholaria B, Bhasin A, Krishna M, Finn L. Adoptive transfer of food allergy via unrelated allogeneic bone marrow transplant. Ann. Allergy Asthma Immunol [print-electronic]. 2016 Jul; 117(1): 96-7. PMID: 27236219, PII: S1081-1206(16)30184-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.anai.2016.04.026, ISSN: 1534-4436.

Dholaria BR, Cappel M, Roy V. Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma associated with monoclonal gammopathy: successful treatment with lenalidomide and dexamethasone. Ann. Hematol [print-electronic]. 2016 Mar; 95(4): 671-2. PMID: 26814914, PII: 10.1007/s00277-016-2604-3, DOI: 10.1007/s00277-016-2604-3, ISSN: 1432-0584.

Dholaria B, Srinivasan S. T-DM1-related carotenoderma and hand-foot syndrome. Lancet. 2015 Apr 4/18/2015; 385(9977): 1509-10. PMID: 25933279, PII: S0140-6736(15)60752-8, DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60752-8, ISSN: 1474-547X.

Dholaria BR, Pant S, Lavender RC, Agarwal A. The great imitator: psychosis that responded to penicillin. Can Fam Physician. 2014 Sep; 60(9): 818-21. PMID: 25217678, PMCID: PMC4162698, PII: 60/9/818, ISSN: 1715-5258.

Dholaria B, Alapat D, Arnaoutakis K. Primary bone marrow Hodgkin lymphoma in an HIV-negative patient. Int. J. Hematol [print-electronic]. 2014 Apr; 99(4): 503-7. PMID: 24532438, DOI: 10.1007/s12185-014-1532-z, ISSN: 1865-3774.

Dholaria B, Alapat D, Pandey T, Agarwal A. Plasmablastic lymphoma of the retroperitoneum in an HIV- and HCV-positive patient: hard to diagnose and harder to treat. Med. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2012 Dec; 29(5): 3529-34. PMID: 22562157, DOI: 10.1007/s12032-012-0248-2, ISSN: 1559-131X.

Pant S, Deshmukh A, Dholaria B, Kaur V, Ramavaram S, Ukor M, Teran GA. Spicy seizure. Am. J. Med. Sci. 2012 Jul; 344(1): 67-8. PMID: 22627260, PII: S0002-9629(15)30924-1, DOI: 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e31824cf5c2, ISSN: 1538-2990.