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Sudeep Gupta, M.D., D.M.
Associate Professor 
Tata Medical Center
Room No 15, Dept. of Medical Oncology
Mumbai - 400 012   
Phone: +91 – 22 – 24177201
Positions Held:
Position Affiliation Time Period
Associate Professor Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India 2000-Present
Research Officer All India Institue of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India 2001-2001
Senior Resident All India Institue of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India 1995-1997
Area of Specialization:
Medical Oncology
Research Summary:
Epithelial ovarian cancer
Cervical and breast cancer
1. Badwe, R., Hawaldar, R., Parmar, V., Nadkarni, M., Shet, T., Desai, S., Gupta, S., Jalali, R., Vanmali, V., Dikshit, R. and Mittra, I.  Single-injection depot progesterone before surgery and survival in women with operable breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2011.  29, 2845-2851. [PubMed]
2. Gupta S.  Progression-free or overall... That is the question.... Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology . 2010.  31, 103-104. [PubMed]
3. Gupta S.  Of teachers and students.... Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology. 2010.  31, 75. [PubMed]
4. Panjwani, P., Epari, S., Karpate, A., Shirsat, H., Rajsekharan, P., Basak, R., Shet, T., Chinoy, R., Chacko, R., Gursale, S., Baraskar, N., Gupta, S., Hawaldar, R. and Desai, S.  Assessment of HER-2/neu status in breast cancer using fluorescence in situ hybridization & immunohistochemistry: Experience of a tertiary cancer referral centre in India. The Indian Journal of Medical Research. 2010.  132, 287-294. [PubMed]
5. Shet, T., Karpate, A., Bal, M., Gupta, S., Gujral, S. and Nair, R.  Primary intestinal T cell lymphomas in Indian patients--in search of enteropathic T cell lymphoma. Indian Journal of Pathology & Microbiology. 2010.  53, 455-459. [PubMed]
6. Munshi, A., Dutta, D., Kakkar, S., Budrukkar, A., Jalali, R., Sarin, R., Gupta, S., Parmar, V. and Badwe, R.  Comparison of early quality of life in patients treated with radiotherapy following mastectomy or breast conservation therapy: a prospective study. Radiotherapy and Oncology : Journal of the European Society For Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. 2010.  97, 288-293. [PubMed]
7. Mallik, S., Gupta, S. and Munshi, A.  Memoirs of differential radiation doses: Gemcitabine induced radiation recall. Acta Oncologica. 2010.  49, 261-262. [PubMed]
8. Gujral, S., Polampalli, S. N., Badrinath, Y., Kumar, A., Subramanian, P. G., Nair, R., Gupta, S., Sengar, M. and Nair, C.  Immunophenotyping of mature B-cell non Hodgkin lymphoma involving bone marrow and peripheral blood: critical analysis and insights gained at a tertiary care cancer hospital. Leukemia & Lymphoma. 2009.  50, 1290-1300. [PubMed]
9. Gupta S.  Biological reasoning...and statistics.... Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology. 2009.  30, 91. [PubMed]
10. Laskar, S., Mohindra, P., Gupta, S., Shet, T. and Muckaden, M. A.  Non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the Waldeyer's ring: clinicopathologic and therapeutic issues. Leukemia & Lymphoma. 2008.  49, 2263-2271. [PubMed]
11. Shukla, P. J., Siddachari, R., Ahire, S., Arya, S., Ramani, S., Barreto, S. G., Gupta, S., Shrikhande, S. V., Jagannath, P. and Desouza, L. J.  Postoperative deep vein thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology. 2008.  27, 71-73. [PubMed]
12. Shet, T., Parage, M., Maheshwari, A., Nair, R., Gupta, S., Tongaonkar, H. and Chinoy, R.  Epithelioid trophoblastic tumor of uterus presenting as an ovarian mass: a diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma. Indian Journal of Pathology & Microbiology. 2008.  51, 242-244. [PubMed]
13. Gupta, S., Maheshwari, A., Bhati, G. S., Desai, S. and Tongaonkar, H. B.  Cervical lymphoma presenting as irregular vaginal bleeding. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. 2006.  2, 72-73. [PubMed]
14. Karanth, N. V., Karanth, P. N., Gupta, S., Nair, R. and Parikh, P. M.  Cryptosporidiosis in a relapsed case of Hodgkin's disease. Indian Journal of Medical Sciences. 2007.  61, 419-421. [PubMed]
15. Laskar, S., Bahl, G., Muckaden, M. A., Nair, R., Gupta, S., Bakshi, A., Gujral, S., Shet, T., Shrivastava, S. K. and Dinshaw, K. A.  Primary diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the tonsil: is a higher radiotherapy dose required? Cancer. 2007.  110, 816-823. [PubMed]
16. Thyavihally, Y. B., Tongaonkar, H. B., Gupta, S. and Gujral, S.  Primary seminal vesicle adenocarcinoma presenting as isolated metastasis to penis responding to chemotherapy and hormonal therapy. Urology. 2007.  69, 778.e1-7782. [PubMed]
17. Goyal, L. and Gupta, S.  Is short duration trastuzumab adequate adjuvant therapy for HER-2 overexpressing breast cancers? The National Medical Journal of India. 2006.  19, 264-265. [PubMed]
18. Laskar, S., Bahl, G., Puri, A., Agarwal, M. G., Muckaden, M., Patil, N., Jambhekar, N., Gupta, S., Deshpande, D. D., Shrivastava, S. K. and Dinshaw, K. A.  Perioperative interstitial brachytherapy for soft tissue sarcomas: prognostic factors and long-term results of 155 patients. Annals of Surgical Oncology. 2007.  14, 560-567. [PubMed]
19. Laskar, S., Muckaden, M. A., Bahl, G., de, S., Nair, R., Gupta, S., Bakshi, A., Prabhash, K., Maru, D., Gujral, S., Parikh, P., Shrivastava, S. K. and Dinshaw, K. A.  Primary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the nasopharynx: prognostic factors and outcome of 113 Indian patients. Leukemia & Lymphoma. 2006.  47, 2132-2139. [PubMed]
20. Maheshwari, A., Gupta, S., Shet, T., Wuntkal, R. and Tongaonkar, H. B.  Diagnostic dilemma in a case of malignant mixed mullerian tumor of the cervix. World Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2006.  4, 36. [PubMed]
21. Maheshwari, A., Gupta, S., Kane, S., Kulkarni, Y., Goyal, B. K. and Tongaonkar, H. B.  Accuracy of intraoperative frozen section in the diagnosis of ovarian neoplasms: experience at a tertiary oncology center. World Journal of Surgical Oncology. 2006.  4, 12. [PubMed]
22. Gupta, S., Maheshwari, A., Gujral, S., Kelkar, R., Parikh, P. and Tongaonkar, H.  Acute leukaemia presenting as vulvar ulcers in an adolescent girl. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2005.  45, 536-537. [PubMed]
23. Amita, M., Sudeep, G., Rekha, W., Yogesh, K. and Hemant, T.  Brain metastasis from cervical carcinoma--a case report. MedGenMed : Medscape General Medicine. 2005.  7, 26. [PubMed]
24. Upadhye, V., Gujral, S., Maheshwari, A., Wuntkal, R., Gupta, S. and Tongaonkar, H.  Benign cystic teratoma of ovary perforating into small intestine with co-existent typhoid fever. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology . 2005.  24, 216-217. [PubMed]
25. Gupta S.  Should paclitaxel be combined with epirubicin or carboplatin as first-line chemotherapy for advanced breast cancer? Nature Clinical Practice. Oncology. 2005.  2, 80-81. [PubMed]
26. Wuntkal, R., Maheshwari, A., Tongaonkar, H. and Gupta, S.  Bilateral fallopian tube carcinoma presenting as primary infertility. European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology. 2005.  122, 244-245. [PubMed]
27. Shah, S., Gupta, S., Shet, T., Maheshwari, A., Wuntkal, R. and Mohandas, K. M.  Metastatic clear cell variant of hepatocellular carcinoma with an occult hepatic primary. Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Diseases International . 2005.  4, 306-307. [PubMed]
28. Rekha, W., Amita, M., Sudeep, G. and Hemant, T.  Unexpected complication of uterine myoma morcellation. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2005.  45, 248-249. [PubMed]
29. Rekha, W., Amita, M., Sudeep, G., Shubadha, K. and Hemant, T.  Dedifferentiation in a mucinous tumour of the ovary. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2005.  45, 172. [PubMed]
30. Rekha, W., Amita, M., Sudeep, G., Shubhada, K. and Hemant, T.  Growing teratoma syndrome in germ cell tumour of the ovary: a case report. The Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 2005.  45, 170-171. [PubMed]
31. Gupta, S. and Badwe, R. A.  Positron emission tomography: is it a better way to detect metastases? The National Medical Journal of India. 2004.  17, 323-325. [PubMed]
32. Maheshwari, A. and Gupta, S.  Is semen an etiologic factor in the development of primary peritoneal carcinoma and epithelial ovarian cancer? Medical Hypotheses. 2005.  64, 264-266. [PubMed]


Book Chapters:
Gupta S, Bakshi A, Pai VR, Parikh PM. Multiple Myeloma. In Puri A : Textbook of Orthopedics. 2004 .
Kochupillai V, Gupta S. Tumour Markers. In Gupta D.K. (ed): Textbook of Pediatric Surgery, 1 st Ed, 2001.
Grant Support:
Project Title Role Funding Agency Sanction Number Sanction Date
A prospective randomized trial of neo-adjuvant chemotherapy and surgery versus concurrent chemoradiation therapy in patients with stage IB2-IIB squamous carcinoma of the uterine cervix (NEW) Principal Investigator Department of Atomic Energy
A prospective randomized trial of concurrent chemoradiation therapy versus radical radiation therapy alone in patients with stage III B squamous carcinoma of the cervix Co-Investigator
Molecular markers for detection and progression of cervical cancer: A national multicentre study Co-Investigator Department of Biotechnology, Government of India 2003
A randomized trial of pivanex plus docetaxel or docetaxel monotherapy in patients with chemotherapy resistant advanced non-small cell lung carcinoma of the lung. Principal Investigator 2003
A randomized , controlled , open label study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Herceptin (trastuzumab) in combination with the oral aromatase inhibitor Arimidex (anastrazole) compared with Arimidex alone as first and second line treatment administered to postmenopausal , hormone receptor positive (ER + ve and/or PR + ve) patients with HER2 over expressing metastatic breast cancer. Co-Investigator BO16216E/H2223g
Randomized phase II – III study in first line hormonal treatment for metastatic breast cancer with Exemestanne or Tamoxifen in Postmenopausal patients. Co-Investigator 1095
Randomized phase II Trial of Gemcitabine combined with a taxane for Metastatic Breast Cancer Co-Investigator
Phase II clinical trial on DRF 7295 in patients with advanced / Metastatic Colorectal cancer. Co-Investigator
Open label single arm phase II study of Alimta in patients with Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer who had prior chemotherapy. Co-Investigator H3E-AA-S037(a)
A Double Blind, Placebo Controlled, Parallel Group, Multicentre, Randomized, Phase III Survival Study comparing ZD 1839 (IRESSATM) (250 mg tablet) plus Best Supportive Care versus Placebo plus Best Supportive Care in patients with advanced NSCLC who have received one or two prior chemotherapy regimens and are Refractory or Intolerant to their most recent Regimen Co-Investigator
A multicentric Trial to determine the efficacy and safety of recombinant human granulocyte colony stimulating factor (rh G-CSF) in patients on myelosuppressive therapy for solid tumors Co-Investigator GCSF/N/2003/0/00
Grastim (G-CSF, DRL) mobilized peripheral blood progenitor cell (PBPC) transplantation (allogeneic or autologous) Co-Investigator


M.B.B.S. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 1986-1991
M.D. in Medical Oncology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India, 1992-1994
D.M. in Medical Oncology , 1998-2000
Honors and Awards
1986-87, President's Medal, on occasion of 66th Founder's Day Celebration at Modern School, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi
1986-87, Pratik Gupta Memorial Prize for being best in academics, Modern School, New Delhi.
1986-87, Shiv Lall Advocate Memorial Prize for being best in academics in Board Exams, Modern School, New Delhi.
1986, Certificate of Merit from Parent Teacher Association Modern School, New Delhi, for standing 1st in Class-XII
2003, secretary of the Women’s Cancer Initiative which is a foundation for support of patients and research in breast and cervical cancers, started at Tata Memorial Hospital
Type of Neoplasms
Pulmonary system
Female, Male
Gastrointestinal tract
Pancreas, Colon
Female genital system
Ovaries, Uterus, Cervix
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