Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Pathology Honors Student Research Symposium 2012

April, 2012

Right-sided Ischemic Colitis Resembling Carcinoma
Ankit V. Gandhi, Phoebe Holmes, MD and Juan Palazzo, MD

A Rare Tumor in an Unusual Location
Corey Cheresnick and Mark Curtis, MD

Histological Characteristics of Myxofibrosarcoma
Daniel Quinones and Brian O'Hara, MD

Pulmonary and Hepatic Manifestations of Amiodarone Toxicity
Erik Kelly and Jeffrey Baliff, MD

Investigating the Unique Oncogenic Mechanisms of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Arising in the Background of Hepatitis B Infection
Jason You and Ashlie Burkart, MD

Rapid Diagnosis of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia
Jonathan Wang, Alina Dulau Florea, MD and Renu Bajaj, PhD

Critical Evaluation of the Claims of a Commercial Drug Test
Kristine DellaBadia, Douglas Stickle, PhD and Laura McCloskey, PhD

Quantitation of Carbon Exposure and Granuloma Formation in Mouse Lung: Application of Aperio’s Genie Classifier and Color Deconvolution
Benjamin S. Misemer and Charalamblos Solomides, MD

Relapse in AML: Loss of Graft Versus Leukemia Effect by Deletion of the HLA Mismatch
Megan Lundgren, Zi-Xuan Wang, PhD and Stephen Peiper, MD

The Ubiquitin Proteasome System: A Brief Review of our Current Understanding
Peter Cohn and Emanuel Rubin, MD

A Patient with Unexplained Deteriorating Cognition
Robert McClowry and Lawrence Kenyon, MD

Tissue Factor Microparticles: Predictors of Thrombosis in Patients with Malignant Neoplasia
Ryan Watson and Anthony Prestipino, MD

Tonsillar Kaposi's Sarcoma
Shivam Saxena and Madalina Tuluc, MD

Use of FNA Supernatant Fluid for Molecular Analysis of Pancreatic Masses
Sriharsha Gummadi and Marluce Bibbo, MD, ScD

Transfusion Associated Circulatory Overload
Swetha Penmasta and Julie Karp, MD

Her2/neu, ER/PR and CK14 Expression in Intraductal Papillomas
Vanessa Mazandi and David S. Strayer, MD, PhD

BRAF Mutation in Hairy Cell Leukemia
Zachary Schoepflin and Jerald Gong, MD

A Case of Red Cell Inclusions
Phi D. Nguyen and Gene L. Gulati, MD

A Case of Locally-Aggressive and Metastatic Pancreatic Endocrine Tumor
Lauren Mechanic and Rossitza Draganova-Tacheva, MD

Evolving Role of HER2/Neu Amplification in Bladder Cancer in the Era of Personalized Medicine
Daniel Jaller and Ruth Birbe, MD

Focal Cortical Dysplasia and Epilepsy
Caitlin M. Logan and Mark T. Curtis, MD, PhD