Stanford Pathology in the News
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Stanford-HBMC Research Retreat– Department of Pathology
Stanford-HBMC Research Retreat
The Stanford-HBMC Research Retreat, held September 9, 2022, showcased the summer research projects of 38 rising second-year medical students...
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Niaz Banaei, MD, Stanford Pathology: Antibiotics might not be the best answer for C. diff
A new testing tool helps doctors avoid unnecessary antibiotic treatment in patients with diarrhea and suspected C. diff infection.
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Stephen Montgomery, PhD, Stanford Pathology: RNA editing underlies genetic risk of common inflammatory diseases - Nature
cis-RNA editing quantitative trait loci, which are associated with immunogenic double-stranded RNAs, underlie genome-wide association study variants in common autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.
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Paul Mischel, MD, Stanford Pathology: Scientists aim to disrupt DNA rings that block cancer treatments
The discovery that circles of free-floating DNA, or extrachromosomal DNA, help cancerous tumors evade treatment is driving a quest to disrupt them.
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Benjamin Pinsky, MD, PhD, Stanford Pathology: Monkeypox test launched at Stanford Medicine to help combat global outbreak
Stanford Medicine now provides a test for the monkeypox virus. Rapid identification of infected people will help combat the virus’s spread and facilitate patient care.
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Stanford Pathology Faculty Announcements & Awards
For the month of June 2020
Stanford Pathology Research
Read some of the most note worthy research articles published by Stanford Pathology faculty
Siddhartha Jaiswal, MD, PhD
Nature, 2023. Publication on clonal hematopoesis: "Aberrant activation of TCL1A promotes stem cell expansion in clonal haematopoiesis"
Paul Mischel, MD
Nature, 2023. Publication on ecDNA in the transformation of cancer: “Extrachromosomal DNA in the cancerous transformation of Barrett's oesophagus”
Irving Weissman, MD
Cell, 2023. Publication on neural stem cells: "Purification and characterization of human neural stem and progenitor cells"
Edgar Engleman, MD
Cell, 2022. Publication on cancer immunology: "Lymph node colonization induces tumor-immune tolerance to promote distant metastasis"
Bali Pulendran, PhD
Science Translational Medicine, 2022. Publication on COVID vaccines: “Durable protection against the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant is induced by an adjuvanted subunit vaccine”
Jonathan Long, PhD
Nature, 2022. Publication on exercise metabolism: “An exercise-inducible metabolite that suppresses feeding and obesity”
Michael Angelo, MD, PhD
Cell, 2022. Publication on cancer diagnostic technology: “Transition to invasive breast cancer is associated with progressive changes in the structure and composition of tumor stroma”
Scott Boyd, MD, PhD
Cell, 2022. Publication on COVID vaccines: “Immune imprinting, breadth of variant recognition, and germinal center response in human SARS-CoV-2 infection and vaccination”
Stephen Montgomery, PhD
Science, 2022. Publication on human genetic variation: “Multiple causal variants underlie genetic associations in humans”
Stanford Pathology Grand Rounds are open to community physicians but are closed to the general public.
June 27, 2023 PATHOLOGY GRAND ROUNDS Diana Hargreaves, PhD
Associate Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory Richard Heyman and Anne Daigle Endowed Developmental Chair, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
“SWI/SNF Complexes in Development and Disease"
Please Note: Because of COVID-19 precautions some events may be cancelled, postponed or hosted in a virtual setting. Please read event details for more information.
Stanford Pathology Welcomes New Faculty
Bogdan Luca, PhD
Bogdan Luca, PhD is an Bioinformatician/data scientist interested in developing computational methods and data science approaches that could facilitate the detection, stratification, clinical management, and treatment of cancer patients.
Shaneice Mitchell, PhD
Shaneice Mitchell has joined Stanford Pathology as Instructor in Pathology specializing Immunology. Stanford Pathology welcomes you!…
Saisindhu Narala, MD
Saisindhu Narala, MD, has joined Stanford Pathology as Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology specializing in Dermatopathology and Dermatology. Stanford Pathology welcomes you!…
Derick Okwan, MD, PhD
Derick Okwan, MD, PhD, has joined Stanford Pathology asAssistant Professor specializing in Immunology. Stanford Pathology welcomes you!…