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Sambasiva M Rao, MD

Sambasiva M Rao, MD

Professor of Pathology

Focus of Work

Bio

General surgical pathology, GI / pancreatic pathology



Experimental: Hepatocarcinogenesis in rats and mice: nongenotoxic models peroxisome proliferator-induced hepatocarcinogenesis. AOX null mice model of spontaneous hepatocarcinogenesis. Study of liver stem cells in rat pancreas. Experimental models of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

Clinical: Pancreatic tumors: evaluation of prognostic markers. Hepatic tumors: characterization of morphological, phenotypic and prognostic factors. Coloni...[Read full text]
General surgical pathology, GI / pancreatic pathology



Experimental: Hepatocarcinogenesis in rats and mice: nongenotoxic models peroxisome proliferator-induced hepatocarcinogenesis. AOX null mice model of spontaneous hepatocarcinogenesis. Study of liver stem cells in rat pancreas. Experimental models of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

Clinical: Pancreatic tumors: evaluation of prognostic markers. Hepatic tumors: characterization of morphological, phenotypic and prognostic factors. Colonic tumors: characterization of carcinomas arising in inflammatory bowel disease.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Guntur Medical College, India (1972)
  • Residency: University of Kansas Hospital, Pathology (1976)
  • Fellowship: Kansas University Medical School, Pathology (1976)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital), Pathology (1977)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center, Pathology (1977)
  • Board Certification: Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

Contact

312-926-2446

Ward Building Room 3-140
303 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611