Positions

Overview

  • 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
    2019 Molecular Pathology of Colorectal Cancer.Advances in Anatomic Pathology2019
    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
    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 An occult malignancy behind a demyelinating disease: POEMS syndromeJournal of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports.  4. 2016
    2015 A Case of Colon Cancer Metastasis to the PenisUrology.  86:16-18. 2015
    2015 Scolecobasidium granulomatous pneumonia and abscess – an emerging opportunistic fungal pathogen: a case reportInternational Journal of STD and AIDS.  28:94-96. 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.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Hematology Oncology Course Codirector, UAB School of Medicine (2019-present)
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Florida International University 2013
  • Full Name

  • Diana Morlote