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Chair's Message: As an investigative discipline, pathology researchers identify the origins of disease and contribute to strategies for its treatment.  As a medical discipline, pathologists engage in patient care as consultants and innovators for biochemical, molecular, and cell biology tests that guide diagnostic and treatment choices. Read more »




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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2014 Holiday Party took place on December 8, 2014 at UCLA's Carnesale Commons. See Photos 



Department Awards, Grants, Gifts, Appointments and News

Janet Hindler   Congratulations to our CLS, Janet HIndler who has received an award from the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute for her work on developing the M45 document for antibiotic resistance testing of fastidious bacteria. Janet has worked in the Clinical Microbiology laboratory for over 35 years, and is widely regarded as one of the country's foremost experts on antimicrobial resistance and susceptibility testing. Her work has been recognized by several national organizations. We have been fortunate to have her stay on in Research and Development for Clinical Microbiology.| Read More
Brandon Levine   See Brandon's Story: After a motorcycle accident, Brandon needed 207 units of blood. UCLA provided him with a unique opportunity: to meet and thank 40 of the 196 donors who saved his life. | See Video
Dr.Garner   Congratulations to Dr. Omai Garner, Dr. Linda Baum, and others on their paper in Journal of Virology "Timing of galectin-1 exposure differentially modulates nipah virus entry and syncytium formation in endothelial cells". The paper is about the discovery of a host molecule that can control the attack of hemorrhagic tropical viruses.  | Read More
BURL   Making it Happen: The BURL Success Story. | Read More
Dr.Lucas   Joshua Deignan, PhD, Associate Director of the Molecular Diagnostic Lab, attended and presented at the Molecular Med Tri-Con 2015. He was quoted in an article in Genomeweb. | Read More
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