Leighton A Elliott

Leighton A Elliott,

Hematology/Oncology Chief Fellow

Department: MD-MED CENTRAL-HOUSESTAFF
Business Phone: (352) 273-7832

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    ABIM
  • Internal Medicine
    ABIM
  • Pediatrics
    ABP

Clinical Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Adult soft tissue sarcoma
  • Ewing sarcoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-3616-849X

Areas of Interest
  • Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer
  • Cancer Immunotherapy
  • lipid nanoparticles

Publications

2024
RNA aggregates harness the danger response for potent cancer immunotherapy.
Cell. 187(10):2521-2535.e21 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cell.2024.04.003. [PMID] 38697107.
2024
Vaccines: a promising therapy for myelodysplastic syndrome.
Journal of hematology & oncology. 17(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13045-023-01523-4. [PMID] 38191498.
2023
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis of the Head and Neck: Experience at a Rural Tertiary Referral Center.
The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology. 132(4):431-439 [DOI] 10.1177/00034894221098466. [PMID] 35656804.
2022
Ewing Sarcoma of the 9th Rib Subsequent to Pediatric Leukemia: A Case Series
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. 44(2):e609-e611 [DOI] 10.1097/mph.0000000000002282.
2021
Compliance with germline testing in pancreatic cancer in a rural tertiary care hospital.
Journal of Clinical Oncology. 39(15_suppl):10599-10599 [DOI] 10.1200/jco.2021.39.15_suppl.10599.
2021
Supplement: American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) 2021 Paper and Poster Abstracts: Severe Thrombocytopenia in a Newborn.
Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 68(S3) [DOI] 10.1002/pbc.29060.
2020
2020 ASPHO Conference Paper and Poster Index: Case series of extraosseous Ewing sarcoma associated with regionality and pediatric obesity
Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 67(S2) [DOI] 10.1002/pbc.28321.
2020
Esophageal cancer: How far is close enough?
Journal of Clinical Oncology. 38(15_suppl):e19049-e19049 [DOI] 10.1200/jco.2020.38.15_suppl.e19049.
2020
Rates of adherence to bone health guidelines for women with breast cancer treated with anti-estrogen therapy.
Journal of Clinical Oncology. 38(15_suppl):7051-7051 [DOI] 10.1200/jco.2020.38.15_suppl.7051.
2009
Simulating the fine-branch arboreal niche and exercising mice to elicit above-branch quadrupedal grasping and climbing
Lab Animal. 38(11):369-374 [DOI] 10.1038/laban1109-369.

Grants

Feb 2024 ACTIVE
RNA-nanoparticle (RNA-NP) vaccine for ARMS
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: KATE AMATO FOUNDATION

Education

MD
2017 · Trinity School of Medicine
MS Biomedical Engineering
2010 · Mercer University
BS Biomedical Engineering
2009 · Mercer University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-7832
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100278
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1600 SW Archer Road
University of Florida Department of Medicine
Gainesville FL 32610