Muhammed Murtaza, MBBS, PhD

Associate Professor

  • Division of Surgical Oncology


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Aga Khan University Medical College
  • PhD, Medical Science, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge

Recent Publications

  • Horizons in Veterinary Precision Oncology: Fundamentals of Cancer Genomics and Applications of Liquid Biopsy for the Detection, Characterization, and Management of Cancer in Dogs.
    Chibuk J, Flory A, Kruglyak KM, Leibman N, Nahama A, Dharajiya N, van den Boom D, Jensen TJ, Friedman JS, Shen MR, Clemente-Vicario F, Chorny I, Tynan JA, Lytle KM, Holtvoigt LE, Murtaza M, Diaz LA, Tsui DWY, Grosu DS
    Front Vet Sci 2021; 8: 664718
    [PubMed ID: 33834049]

  • Analysis of recurrently protected genomic regions in cell-free DNA found in urine.
    Markus H, Zhao J, Contente-Cuomo T, Stephens MD, Raupach E, Odenheimer-Bergman A, Connor S, McDonald BR, Moore B, Hutchins E, McGilvrey M, de la Maza MC, Van Keuren-Jensen K, Pirrotte P, Goel A, Becerra C, Von Hoff DD, Celinski SA, Hingorani P, Murtaza M
    Sci Transl Med 2021 Feb 17; 13(581)
    [PubMed ID: 33597261]

  • Primary glomus tumour of the pituitary gland: diagnostic challenges of a rare and potentially aggressive neoplasm.
    Quah BL, Donofrio CA, La Rosa S, Brouland JP, Cossu G, Djoukhadar I, Mayers H, Shenjere P, Pereira M, Pathmanaban ON, Murtaza MO, Gattamaneni R, Roncaroli F, Karabatsou K
    Virchows Arch 2021 May; 478(5): 977-984
    [PubMed ID: 32918169]

  • Harmonizing Cell-Free DNA Collection and Processing Practices through Evidence-Based Guidance.
    Greytak SR, Engel KB, Parpart-Li S, Murtaza M, Bronkhorst AJ, Pertile MD, Moore HM
    Clin Cancer Res 2020 07 01; 26(13): 3104-3109
    [PubMed ID: 32122922]

  • Circulating tumor DNA as an early cancer detection tool.
    Campos-Carrillo A, Weitzel JN, Sahoo P, Rockne R, Mokhnatkin JV, Murtaza M, Gray SW, Goetz L, Goel A, Schork N, Slavin TP
    Pharmacol Ther 2020 03; 207: 107458
    [PubMed ID: 31863816]

All Publications on PubMed