Henao-Mejia Lab Discovers a Novel lncRNA Critical for the Survival of Myeloid Cells

August 24, 2016

Nature paper identifies new drug target for inflammatory disorders.

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Professor Emeritus Chester M. Zmijewski, PhD (1932-2016)

August 22, 2016

A pioneer in the development of tissue typing for donor-recipient matching, his expertise in transplant immunology advanced the growth of transplantation surgery at Penn.

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Dr. Roseann Wu One of ASCP's 40 Under 40 Top Five

August 18, 2016

Top Five "40 Under 40" honorees are selected for their exceptional dedication to the field of pathology and laboratory medicine.

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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Summer 2016 Newsletter

August 09, 2016

Includes an introduction to the division of Hematopathology, a spotlight on a new medical course developed by a pathology resident, and a recap of the HUP and PAH lab week activities.

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$8.8 million NIA Award for Penn's Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center (ADCC)

August 02, 2016

Award granted over five years to continue ADCC's research progress on Alzheimer's and related dementias.

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New Faculty Members in the Department for the Academic Year 2016-17

July 26, 2016

Specialty expertise in Cytopathology, GI/Liver Pathology, Endocrinology, Hematopathology, Molecular and Genomic Diagnostics, Bone and Soft Tissue, and Pediatric Pathology.

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Spirit Of Caring Award for Medical Pathology Assistants

July 22, 2016

Joseph DiRienzi and Igor Tsimberg from Medical Pathology recognized for their compassion for grieving patient families following autopsies with this year's Spirit of Caring Award.

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New Penn Neurodegeneration Genomics Center Provides National Hub for Alzheimer's Disease Research

July 18, 2016

Penn Neurodegeneration Genomics Center (PNGC) brings together faculty members in neurodegenerative disorders, human genetics, genomics, bioinformatics, and biostatistics.

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How I Chose the Profession of Pathology

Published by Roseann I. Wu, MD, MPH, on July 13, 2016

Do any of us dream about becoming a pathologist or laboratory professional from the start? In my case, an appreciation for the visual arts helped.

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