First Diagnostic Criteria for Idiopathic Multicentric Castleman Disease Established

February 16, 2017

Diagnostics for life-threatening subtype of the condition, idiopathic multicentric CD (iMCD), often misdiagnosed as other illnesses.

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Center for Personalized Diagnostics Celebrates Four Years

February 14, 2017

CPD has issued more than 8,000 reports since opening in February 2013.

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Peter Nowell Memorial

February 01, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at 5 P.M. in the Biomedical Research Building, Gaulton Auditorium.

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In Conversation with a Penn Pathology Resident

January 19, 2017

American Society of Cytopathology interviews AP/CP resident Sharon Song, MD.

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Dr. Ping Wang Elected President of American Board of Clinical Chemistry

January 12, 2017

Board certifies and sets standards of competence for those with doctoral-level degrees who practice clinical laboratory medicine.

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Professor Peter C. Nowell, MD (1928-2016)

January 02, 2017

The Department mourns the loss of former Chair Dr. Peter Nowell, whose fundamental contributions to basic and clinical science transformed the understanding of the genetic basis of cancer.

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New NIH-Funded Program for Human Pancreas Analysis at Penn

December 27, 2016

Department will provide tissue analytics, biobanking, and core support for $12 Million NIDDK grant.

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New Standards and Guidelines for the Interpretation and Reporting of Sequence Variants in Cancer

December 21, 2016

Dr. Marilyn Li chairs multidisciplinary group to improve genomic testing and precision care for cancer patients.

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Penn Pathologists Make the 2016 Pathologist Magazine Rising Star Power List

December 21, 2016

Cytopathologist Roseann Wu, MD, MPH, former soft-tissue fellow Nicole D. Riddle, MD, and future cytology fellow Marcos Lepe, MD, recognized as outstanding trainees and early-career professionals.

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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Fall-Winter 2016-17 Newsletter

December 20, 2016

Includes the Spirit of Caring Award for two pathology assistants, the new labs at Penn Medicine Cherry Hill, and some historical background on the origins of the Ayer Labs at PAH.

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