Expert Pathologists

Academic Appointments

2007–2009 Assistant Professor of Hematology/Oncology and Director of Flow Cytometry Lab, Creighton University Medical Center

2006–2007 Instructor of Hematology/Oncology, Creighton University Medical Center

Postdoctoral Training

2005–2006 Fellow, Hematology/Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

2001–2005 Resident, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center


1987 MD, Tongji Medical University, Wuhan, China


2007 Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

2007 Hematology/Oncology

Professional Societies

American Society for Clinical Pathology

Society for Hematology/Oncology

Select Publications

Pan Z, Xie Q, Repertinger S, Richendollar BG, Chan WC, Huang Q. Plasmablastic transformation of low-grade CD5+ B-cell lymphoproliferative disorder with MYC gene rearrangements. Hum Pathol. 2013 Oct; 44(10):2139–48.

Hu Q, Naushad H, Xie Q, Al-Howaidi I, Wang M, Fu K. Needle-core biopsy in the pathologic diagnosis of malignant lymphoma showing high reproducibility among pathologists. Am J Clin Pathol. 2013 Aug; 140(2):238–47.

Arce J, Levin M, Xie Q, Albanese J, Ratech H. T- regulatory cells in lymph nodes: correlation with sex and HIV status. Am J Clin Pathol. 2011 Jul; 136(1):35–42.

Hagenkord JM, Monzon FA, Kash SF, Lilleberg S, Xie Q, Kant JA. Array-based karyotyping for prognostic assessment in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: performance comparison of affymetrix 10K2.0, 250K Nsp, and SNP6.0 arrays. J Mol Diagn. 2010 Mar; 12(2):184–96.

Hardesty J, Xie QM, Casey MJ, Bewtra C. Factors affecting treatment response of endometrial hyperplasia. Mod Pathol. Vol 22, suppl. 1. Jan 2009; pp 217A.

Xie Q, Chen L, Ratech H. et al. Podoplanin (D2-40): A new immunohistochemical marker that stains both reactive follicular dendritic cells and follicular dendritic cell sarcomas. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2008, 1:276–284.

Young K, Xie Q, Zhou G. et al. Transformation of Follicular Lymphoma to Precursor B-cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma With c-myc Gene Rearrangement as a Critical Event. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008;129:157–166.

Bewtra C, Xie Q, Soundararajan S, Gatalica Z. Genital Human Papilloma Virus Testing by In-situ Hybridization Method in Liquid Prepared Atypical Cytologic Materials and Follow-up Biopsies. Acta Cytologica. 2005; 49(2):127–131.

Bewtra C, Xie Q, Hunter W, Jurgensen W. Ichthyosis Uteri: a Case Report and Literature review. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 May; 129(5):e124–5.

Xie Q and Alpers DH. The Two Isozymes of Rat Intestinal Alkaline Phosphatase Are Products of Two Distinct Genes. Physiological Genomics. 2000, Jun 29; 3(1):1–8.

Shao J, Engle M, Xie Q, Schmidt RE, Millan JL, Alpers DH. Effect of Tissue Non-specific Alkaline Phosphatase in Maintenance of Structure of Murine Colon and Stomach. Microsc Res Tech. 2000 Oct 15; 51(2):121–8.

Xie Q, Shao J, Alpers DH. Rat Intestinal Alpha 1-antitrypsin secretion is regulated by triacylglycerol feeding. Am J Physiology: Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 1999; 276 (6):G1452–G1460.

Xie Q, Zhang Y, Mahmood S, Alpers DH. Rat Intestinal Alkaline Phosphatase-II Messenger RNA is Present in Duodenal Crypt and Villus Cells. Gastroenterology. 1997; 112:376–386.

Zhang Y, Shao J, Xie Q, Alpers DH. Immunolocalization of Alkaline Phosphatase and Surfactant-like Particle Proteins in Rat Duodenum During Fat Absorption. Gastroenterology. 1996; 110:478–488.

Xie Q, Cai L, et al. Cloning and Sequencing of A Highly Repeated DNA Fragment of Hedgehog. Chinese Biochemical Journal. 1993; 9(3):354–357.

Shi S, Xie Q, et al. Restriction Endonuclease Patterns of Chinese KM Mouse mtDNA. Acta Laboratory Animal Science of China. 1993; 1(1):31–34.

Lin H, Xie Q, et al. The Nucleotide Sequence of Lorise’s Highly Repeated DNA and Comparison with the Alphoid DNA of Primate. Chinese Biochemical Journal. 1991; 7(1):54–60.

Xie Q, Shi S. A Simple and Rapid Isolation Method of mtDNA. Shanghai Laboratory Animal Science. 1990; 3:156–157.