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Guang Fan M.D., Ph.D.

  •      (503) 494-8276
    • Professor of Pathology School of Medicine
    • Associate Medical Director for Laboratory Medicine
    • Medical and Scientific Director, Flow Cytometry
    • Program Director, Hematopathology Fellowship

Dr. Fan is an expert in diagnosis of leukemia, lymphoma, congenitial and acquired bone marrow failure disorders. 

Dr. Fan's research interest is in developing sensitive and advanced diagnotic tests for leukemia and lymphoma.

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  • M.D., Beijing Medical University 1986
  • M.S., Beijing Medical University 1989
  • Ph.D., Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan 1992
  • Residency:

    • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Cincinnati, 1996-2000
  • Fellowship:

    • Hematopathology, Indiana University, 2000-2001
  • Certifications:

    • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (American Board of Pathology), 2000
    • Hematology (American Board of Pathology), 2001


  • "TandTRAQ" Bioinformatics December 2007
  • "Effects of the protein phosphatase inhibitor okadaic acid on the actions of prolactin in cultured mouse mammary gland explants" Experimental Biology and Medicine  1993
  • "MYD88 mutation analysis of a rare composite chronic lymphocyte leukemia and lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma by flow cytometry cell sorting" Annals of Hematology November 22 2015
  • "Aberrations of MYC are a common event in B-cell prolymphocytic leukemia" American Journal of Clinical Pathology September 1 2014
  • "Prolactin stimulation of protein kinase C in isolated mouse mammary gland nuclei" Hormone and Metabolic Research  1993
  • "Association of JAK2 mutation status and cytogenetic abnormalities in myeloproliferative neoplasms and myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms" American Journal of Clinical Pathology May 2011
  • "Possible role of tyrosine kinases in the prolactin stimulation of cell division in Nb2 node lymphoma cells" Hormone and Metabolic Research  1993
  • "Proteomic profiling of mature CD10+ B-cell lymphomas" American Journal of Clinical Pathology December 2005
  • "Corepressor Rcor1 is essential for murine erythropoiesis" Blood May 15 2014
  • "Mutations in gamma adducin are associated with inherited cerebral palsy" Annals of Neurology December 2013
  • "The saga of JAK2 mutations and translocations in hematologic disorders" Human Pathology June 2008
  • "Early precursor T-lymphoblastic leukaemia/lymphoma arising from paediatric chronic myeloid leukaemia - unusual lymph node blast crisis" British Journal of Haematology April 2013
  • "Effect of a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, genistein, on the actions of prolactin in cultured mouse mammary tissues" Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology  1992
  • "Response to donner" Pediatric and Developmental Pathology July 2008
  • "Immunophenotypic correlation between skin biopsy and peripheral blood findings in mycosis fungoides" American Journal of Clinical Pathology November 2010
  • "Immunophenotypic variations of Burkitt lymphoma" American Journal of Clinical Pathology July 2010
  • "Nuclear expression of sox11 is highly associated with mantle cell lymphoma but is independent of t(11;14)(q13;q32) in non-mantle cell B-cell neoplasms" Modern Pathology January 2010
  • "Functional integration of acute myeloid leukemia into the vascular niche" Leukemia October 1 2014
  • "Rejection Versus Posttransplantation Lymphoproliferative Disorder in a Renal Transplant Recipient" American Journal of Kidney Diseases December 2008
  • "Temporal effects of prolactin on casein kinase activity, casein synthesis and casein mRNA accumulation in mouse mammary gland explants" Hormone and Metabolic Research  1994
  • "Drug resistance in B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia" Cytometry Part B - Clinical Cytometry May 15 2007
  • "Diagnostic usefulness of aberrant CD22 expression in differentiating neoplastic cells of B-cell chronic lymphoproliferative disorders from admixed benign B cells in four-color multiparameter flow cytometry" American Journal of Clinical Pathology June 2005
  • "The corepressor Rcor1 is essential for normal myeloerythroid lineage differentiation" Stem Cells November 1 2015
  • "Multiplex high-throughput gene mutation analysis in acute myeloid leukemia" Human Pathology December 2012
  • "Kinase pathway dependence in primary human leukemias determined by rapid inhibitor screening" Journal of Cancer Research January 1 2013
  • "A unique case of adolescent CD56-negative extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type" Pediatric and Developmental Pathology January 2008
  • "RAS mutations in therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia after successful treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia" Leukemia and Lymphoma May 2012
  • "Bone marrow involvement by peripheral t-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified" Pathology Case Reviews May 2012
  • "Newly described activating JAK3 mutations in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia" Leukemia September 2012
  • "Aberrant stabilization of c-Myc protein in some lymphoblastic leukemias" Leukemia September 2006

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