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Medical School: 

St. George's School of Medicine


SUNY Upstate Medical University


Cedars Sinai Medical Center


Cedars Sinai Medical Center


Maric I, Bryant A, Aub-Asab M, Cohen JI, Vivero A, Jaffe ES, Raffeld M, Tsokos M, Banks PM, Pittaluga S. Human Herpesvirus-6-Associated Acute Lymphadenitis in Immunocompetent Adults. Modern Pathology. 17(11):1427-33, 2004. PMID: 15494709, PMCID: PMC2288737, Narrative describing personal contribution.

Guedez L, Martinez A, Zhao S, Vivero A, Pittaluga S, Raffeld M, Stetler-Stevenson WG.  Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1) Promotes Plasmablastic Differentiation of a Burkitt Lymphoma Cell Line:  Implications in the Pathogenesis of Plasmacytic/Plasmablastic Tumors.  Blood. 105(4):1660-8, 2005. PMID: 15479729

Quintanilla-Martinez L, Pittaluga S, Miething C, Klier M, Davies-Hill T, Anastasov N, Martinez A, Vivero A, Duyster J, Jaffe ES, Fend F, Raffeld M.  NPM-ALK Dependent Expression of the Transcription Factor CCAAT/enhancer binding protein β in ALK-positive anaplastic large cell Lymphoma.  Blood.(6):2029-36, 2006. PMID: 16709933

Savransky V, Nanayakkara A, Vivero A, Li J, Bevans S, Smith PL, Torbenson MS, Polotsky VY.  Chronic Intermittent Hypoxia Predisposes to Liver Injury.  Hepatology. 45(4):1007-13, 2007. PMID: 17393512

Vivero A, Runge A, Kitahara S, Volod O. Consultative Interpretation for Lupus Anticoagulant (LA) by Expert Pathologist Reduces False Positive Rates in the Era of Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs). J Applied Lab Med, Accepted, pending publication.

Research Interests: 

X-gene inactivation
Classification of Mediastinal Gray Zone Lymphoma using Immunohistochemistry
Hypoxic Effect on Liver Injury in Lean Mice

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