In Boston at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the United States & Canadian
Academy of Pathology, several presentations included co-authors from Inform Diagnostics
urologic pathology team.
A poster titled “Predictive Value of ERG Oncoprotein Expression and
Pathologic Parameters In the Stratification of Prostate Cancer Risk Associated
With High Grade Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia (HGPIN) Diagnosis
In Prostate Needle Biopsy.” Authors include Savvas Mendrinos, MD,
Associate Director of Urologic Pathology, Union, and Rajal Shah, MD, Vice
President, Medical Director, Urologic Pathology.
A poster titled “PTEN Protein Loss and Genomic Deletions in Prostate
Cancer: A Comparative Study of Immunohistochemistry and Four-Color FISH
Assay.” Authors include Drs. Shah and Mendrinos.
A platform presentation by the Gleason Grading Collaborative Group, whose
members include Dr. Shah and Wei Tian, MD. The presentation is titled
“Interobserver Reproducibility in the Diagnosis of Gleason Pattern
5 Prostate Adenocarcinoma Among Urologic Pathologists.”
A poster from researchers at Johns Hopkins titled “Invasive Low-Grade
Papillary Urothelial Carcinoma: An Immunohistochemical Study of 26 Cases.”
Its authors include Dr. Tian due to research performed during her work there.