Dr. Brent Allen Hanks MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Brent Hanks is a medical oncologist in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 8 years. He is one of 73 doctors at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Clinical Interests: Immunotherapy

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #18 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2006 - 2008

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 2008 - 2013

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 2006

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Type III TGF-beta receptor downregulation generates an immunotolerant tumor microenvironment.
Hanks BA, Holtzhausen A, Evans KS, Jamieson R, Gimpel P, Campbell OM, Hector-Greene M, Sun L, Tewari A, George A, Starr M, Nixon A, Augustine C, Beasley G, Tyler DS, Osada T, Morse MA, Ling L, Lyerly HK, Blobe GC 2013 9 3

Improved time to progression for transarterial chemoembolization compared with transarterial embolization for patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma.
Morse MA, Hanks BA, Suhocki P, Doan PL, Liu EA, Frost P, Bernard SA, Tsai A, Moore DT, O'Neil BH 2012 9

Pharmacological inhibition of TGFbeta as a strategy to augment the antitumor immune response.
Hanks BA, Morse MA 2010 12

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