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Dr. Thomas Giordano wins the AACR 2020 Team Science Award

November 30, 2020 / Award

Congratulations to Dr. Thomas Giordano and the entire Cancer Genome Atlas Project team for winning the American Association of Cancer Research's 2020 Team Science Award [...]


Mutant AIEC Found to be Protective in Colitis in Mice

November 23, 2020 /

The Department of Pathology’s Dr. Naohiro Inohara with Drs. Mizuho Hasegawa, Gabriel Nuñez, and colleagues, recently published important findings in PLoS Pathogens that may lead to strategies for the treatment and prevention of colitis. Susceptibility to colitis is associated with abnormal changes in microbial populations of the gut in individuals with impaired immune systems...


Research Led by Dr. Udager Published in Modern Pathology

November 19, 2020 / Clinical Pathology

New research by the Department of Pathology was recently published in Modern Pathology. The study, led by Drs. Aaron Udager, Noah Brown, Bryan Betz, Jonathan McHugh and Scott Tomlins, focuses on how TP53 mutations and CDKN2A mutations and deletions are highly recurrent molecular alterations within malignant progression of sinonasal papilomas [...]


Dr. Celina Kleer Wins ASIP 2020 Outstanding Investigator Award

November 12, 2020 / Asip

Congratulations to Dr. Celina Kleer who was awarded the American Society for Investigative Pathology (ASIP)'s 2020 Outstanding Investigator Award. Dr. Kleer receives the award for her demonstrated excellence in research in experimental pathology [...]


Usha Kota, BS, MT(ASCP) Retires after more than 32 years

November 10, 2020 / Retirement

Congratulations to Usha Kota, BS, MT(ASCP) on her retirement following 32 years in Pathology! Usha began in Pathology in 1988 in the blood bank, moving to flow cytometry in 1989. In 1990, she was promoted to senior technologist, then flow cytometry supervisor in 1994.  In 2005, she was promoted to laboratory supervisor of Hematology [...]