Ji (Jane) Yuan, M.D., Ph.D.

Department Affiliations
Assistant Professor
Section Medical Director, Flow Cytometry, Hematopathology Laboratory

Interests
Pathology and Hematology

Education and Training
BS, Bachelor of Medicine, Medical Center of Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 1994
MS, Master of Medicine, Medical Center of Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 1999
PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 2008

Post Degree Training
Hematopathology Externship, Department of Hematopathology, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 11/2011 - Present
Hematopathology Fellow, Department of Hematopathology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, 2012 - 2013
Chief Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, 2011 - 2012
Resident, Department of Pathology, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, 2008 - 2011
Resident, Internal Medicine, Shanghai Jiaotong University Affiliated No. 6 Hospital, Shanghai, China, 1999 - 2000
Resident, Internal Medicine, Shanghai Jiaotong University Affiliated No. 6 Hospital, Shanghai, China, 1994 - 1996 

Teaching Activities
Instructor, Department of Hematopathology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, 2013 - Present

National Activities
College of American Pathologists
Nebraska Association of Pathologists
American Society for Clinical Pathology
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology

Notable Publications

Yuan J, Gali VL, Perry DA, Fu K, Qureishi H, Amador-Ortiz C, Greiner T, Pirruccello SJ. Flow Cytometric Characteristics of Extrathymic Thymocytes in Adenoid Tissue: A Case Report and Comparison to Normal Thymus and Thymoma. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2018;94:357-362.

Pan Z, Chen M, Zhang Q, Wang E, Yin L, Xu Y, Huang Q, Yuan Y, Zhang X, Zheng G, Yuan J. CD3-positive plasmablastic B-cell neoplasms: a diagnostic pitfall. Mod Pathol. 2018;31:718-731.

Chi PD, Freed NS, Wake L, Page C, Smith LM, Amador C, Qureishi HN, Greiner TC, Rodig SJ, Pirruccello SJ, Yuan J (co-last author), Fu K. A Simple and Effective Method for Flow Cytometric Study of Lymphoid Malignancies Using Needle Core Biopsy Specimens. Cytometry B Clin Cytom. 2018.

Yuan J, Greiner TC, Fu K, Smith LM, Aoun P, Chan WC, Bierman PJ, Bociek RG, Vose JM, Armitage JO, Weisenburger DD. Rituximab Improves the Outcome of Patients With Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma Receiving Anthracycline-Based Therapy. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2017;17:488-497 e482.

Pan Z, Hu S, Li M, Zhou Y, Kim YS, Reddy V, Sanmann JN, Smith LM, Chen M, Gao Z, Wang HY, Yuan J. ALK-positive Large B-cell Lymphoma: A Clinicopathologic Study of 26 Cases With Review of Additional 108 Cases in the Literature. Am J Surg Pathol. 2017;41:25-38.

Montgomery ND, Coward WBt, Johnson S, Yuan J, Gulley ML, Mathews SP, Kaiser-Rogers K, Rao KW, Sanger WG, Sanmann JN, Fedoriw Y. Karyotypic abnormalities associated with Epstein-Barr virus status in classical Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer Genet. 2016;209:408-416.

Yuan J, Wright G, Rosenwald A, Steidl C, Gascoyne RD, Connors JM, Mottok A, Weisenburger DD, Greiner TC, Fu K, Smith L, Rimsza LM, Jaffe ES, Campo E, Martinez A, Delabie J, Braziel RM, Cook JR, Ott G, Vose JM, Staudt LM, Chan WC, Lymphoma Leukemia Molecular Profiling P. Identification of Primary Mediastinal Large B-cell Lymphoma at Nonmediastinal Sites by Gene Expression Profiling. Am J Surg Pathol. 2015;39:1322-1330

Yuan J, Gu K, He J, Sharma S. Preferential up-regulation of osteopontin in primary central nervous system lymphoma does not correlate with putative receptor CD44v6 or CD44H expression. Hum Pathol. 2013;44:606-611.

Johnson SM, Umakanthan JM, Yuan J, Fedoriw Y, Gregory Bociek R, Kaiser-Rogers K, Sanmann JN, Montgomery ND. Lymphomas with pseudo-double hit BCL6-MYC translocations due to t(3;8)(q27;q24) are associated with a germinal center immunophenotype, extranodal involvement, and frequent BCL2 translocations. Human Pathology (accepted)  

Feng R, Bhatt V, Fu K, Pirruccello S, Yuan J. Application of Immunophenotypic Analysis in Distinguishing Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia from Reactive Monocytosis. Cytometry: Part B - Clinical Cytometry (accepted)

For a detailed list of publications click here.