Rita M. Braziel, M.D.

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The focus of Dr. Braziel's services include hematopathology, which comprise of bone marrow, lymph nodes, hemepath flow cytometry and hemepath molecular diagnostic cases. Her clinical areas of interest are all areas of diagnostic hematopathology and standardization of molecular diagnostic in hematopathology. Dr. Braziel currently serves as the director of Hematopathology at OHSU.

Selected Publications

"BCL2 antibodies targeted at different epitopes detect varying levels of protein expression and correlate with frequent gene amplification in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma," Human Pathology (Vol: 45, Issue: 10, Page 2144-2153) - 2014

"Determining cell-of-origin subtypes of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma using gene expression in formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue," Blood (Vol: 123, Issue: 8, Page 1214-1217) - 2014

"Essential role of the linear ubiquitin chain assembly complex in lymphoma revealed by rare germline polymorphisms," Cancer Discovery (Vol: 4, Issue: 4, Page 480-493) - 2014

"Genome-wide copy-number analyses reveal genomic abnormalities involved in transformation of follicular lymphoma," Blood (Vol: 123, Issue: 11, Page 1681-1690) - 2014

"A comparative analysis of prognostic factor models for follicular lymphoma based on a phase III trial of CHOP-rituximab versus CHOP + 131iodine- tositumomab," Clinical Cancer Research (Vol: 19, Issue: 23, Page 6624-6632) - 2013


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Memberships & Associations

Pathology-Anatomic and Clinical, 1981