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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Events

Link to Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Academic Calendar

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Open Pathology Positions

Faculty positions are open in epigenetics, machine learning/image analysis, blood banking, coagulation, computational and systems biology, bioinformatics, cell and gene therapy, surgical pathology (GI tract pathology), genome editing and functional cancer genomics, hematopathology, immunometabolism and tumor immunity, protective immunity, neurodegenerative diseases, sarcoma/soft tissue pathology, and RNA computational biology.

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Inside the Center for Personalized Diagnostics

Wonder how precision medicine works? This animated "explainer" video gives an inside look at genomic cancer testing at Penn Medicine's Center for Personalized Diagnostics.

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Roth Lab

DNA Repair, Cancer Genetics, and Cancer Genomics
Understanding DNA double-strand break repair and genome rearrangements through V(D)J recombination

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New Pathology Residents for 2018-19

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine had a very successful recruitment season for the 2018-2019 PGY1 residency class, matching seven residents with a variety of academic career goals for training in AP/CP and CP.

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Ribothrypsis, a novel process of canonical mRNA decay, mediates ribosome-phased mRNA endonucleolysis

A paradigm-shifting study from the Mourelatos Lab that shows "how that canonical human mRNAs are subject to repeated cotranslational and ribosome-phased endonucleolytic cuts at the exit site of the

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