• Dr. Morlote is board certified in molecular genetic pathology and hematopathology. She completed fellowship training in both subspecialties in the Department of Pathology at UAB.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2023 Spectrum of second primary malignancies and cause-specific mortality in pediatric and adult langerhans cell histiocytosisLeukemia Research.  126. 2023
    2022 Outcomes After Treatment With Cobimetinib in Patients With Rosai-Dorfman Disease Based on KRAS and MEK Alteration StatusJAMA Oncology.  8:1816-1820. 2022
    2022 Utility of Single-Gene Testing in Cancer SpecimensClinics in Laboratory Medicine.  42:385-394. 2022
    2022 Clinical and therapeutic implications of BRAF fusions in histiocytic disordersBlood Cancer Journal.  12. 2022
    2022 Cutaneous nodular fasciitis with rare TPM4-USP6 fusionJournal of Cutaneous Pathology.  49:196-199. 2022
    2022 IDH1 inhibitor-induced neutrophilic dermatosis in a patient with acute myeloid leukemiaCancer Treatment and Research Communications.  31. 2022
    2021 Diagnostic utility of one-stop fusion gene panel to detect TFE3/TFEB gene rearrangement and amplification in renal cell carcinomasModern Pathology.  34:2055-2063. 2021
    2021 The Interpretation of Sequence Variants in Myeloid NeoplasmsAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  156:728-748. 2021
    2021 Poroid adnexal skin tumors with YAP1 fusions exhibit similar histopathologic features: A series of six YAP1-rearranged adnexal skin tumorsJournal of Cutaneous Pathology.  48:1139-1149. 2021
    2021 Acute Myeloid Leukemia Case Harboring Unusual FLT3 Variant: Somatic vs Germline?Laboratory Medicine.  52:E53-E56. 2021
    2021 Cerebral invasive aspergillosis in a case of chronic lymphocytic leukemia with bruton tyrosine kinase inhibitor 2021
    2020 Molecular Pathology of Colorectal CancerAdvances in Anatomic Pathology.  27:20-26. 2020
    2019 Adamantinoma-Like Ewing Sarcoma of the Thyroid: A Case Report and Review of the LiteratureHead and Neck Pathology.  13:618-623. 2019
    2019 Clear cell papillary renal cell carcinoma: molecular profile and virtual karyotypeHuman Pathology.  91:52-60. 2019
    2019 Effects of Improved DNA Integrity by Punch from Tissue Blocks as Compared to Pinpoint Extraction from Unstained Slides on Next-Generation Sequencing Quality MetricsAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  152:27-35. 2019
    2019 NUTM1-rearranged neoplasia: a multi-institution experience yields novel fusion partners and expands the histologic spectrumModern Pathology.  32:764-773. 2019
    2019 Spindle Epithelial Tumor with Thymus-Like Differentiation (SETTLE): A Next-Generation Sequencing StudyHead and Neck Pathology.  13:162-168. 2019
    2019 Abstracts of Presentations at the Association of Clinical Scientists 139th Meeting Hershey, PA, May 15-18, 2019Annals of Clinical and Laboratory Science.  49:403-416. 2019
    2018 Malignant Ewing-Like Neoplasm With an EWSR1-KLF15 Fusion: At the Crossroads of a Myoepithelial Carcinoma and a Ewing-Like Sarcoma. A Case Report With Treatment OptionsInternational Journal of Surgical Pathology.  26:440-447. 2018
    2017 Scolecobasidium granulomatous pneumonia and abscess – an emerging opportunistic fungal pathogen: a case reportInternational Journal of STD and AIDS.  28:94-96. 2017
    2016 An occult malignancy behind a demyelinating disease: POEMS syndromeJournal of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports.  4. 2016
    2016 Is the routine microscopic examination of proximal and distal resection margins in colorectal cancer surgery justified?Annals of Diagnostic Pathology.  23:35-37. 2016
    2016 Serum procalcitonin, use of antibiotics, and patient outcome. 2016
    2015 A Case of Colon Cancer Metastasis to the PenisUrology.  86:16-18. 2015
    2011 The Soliga, an isolated tribe from Southern India: Genetic diversity and phylogenetic affinitiesJournal of Human Genetics.  56:258-269. 2011
    2009 Genetic insights into the origins of Tibeto-Burman populations in the HimalayasJournal of Human Genetics.  54:216-223. 2009

    Research Overview

  • Research interests include the molecular characterization of hematologic neoplasms and its diagnostic and prognostic implications, and flow cytometry immunophenotyping of hematologic malignancies.
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Private Grant  awarded by CEPHEID
  • Full Name

  • Diana Morlote