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Qian Wu, M.D., M.Sci.

Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Neuropathology and Electron Microscopy
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Academic Office Location:
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-3985
Phone: 860-679-7901
Fax: 860-679-4334

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

M.D.Lanzhou UniversityMedicine
M.Sc.Lanzhou UniversityNeuroscience

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyLanzhou Medical CollegeResident in Anatomic Pathology
Visiting ScholarKing Alfred’s CollegeDepartment of Biological Sciences
PostdoctoralCleveland Clinic FoundationDepartment of Cancer Biology and Department of Neurosciences
PostdoctoralCase Western Reserve UniversityResearch Associate
ResidencyBrown Medical SchoolResident in Combined Anatomic and Clinic Pathology Program
ResidencyRhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical SchoolChief Resident, Combined Anatomic and Clinic Pathology Program
FellowshipBrown Medical SchoolNeuropathology
ResidencyRhode Island HospitalAnatomic Pathology
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
American Association of NeuropathologistsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2017
Specialty Areas: Neuropathology, Neuromusclar Pathology

Journal Articles

Case Reports

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Molecular profiling of sporadic meningiomas through targeted genomic and methylation sequencingTalk98th Annual meeting , American Association of Neuropathology2022Florida
The DES R415W Mutation: Clinicopathological report of 4 PatientsPosterMDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association)2018Arlington, VA
Myopathy: Report of 4 new families with novel MYH7 mutations, double mutations and severe phenotype.PosterMDA Clinical Conference2018Arlington, VA
Immunoglobulin-Repertoire Sequencing Reveals Repertoire Differences in Inclusion Body Myositis.Talk43rd New England Immunology Conference2017Woods Hole, MA
Clinical and Histopathological findings in myotonic muscular dystrophy type 2 (DM2): Retrospective review of 49 DNA confirmed cases.Talk69th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology2017Boston, Ma
Clinical and Histopathological findings in myotonic muscular dystrophy type 2 (DM2): Retrospective review of 49 DNA confirmed cases.Talk69th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology2017Boston, Ma
A Novel Desmin Gene Mutation Associated with Distal Myopathy and Cardiomyopathy - A Case ReportTalkAmerican Association of Neuropathology2016Baltimore, MD
Increasing radiation dose enhances immunotherapy efficacy and together prolongs tumor dormancy in a subgroup of mice treated for advanced intracerebral melanoma.Talk106th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research2015Philadelphia, PA
Early onset Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy caused by mutation in thymidine kinase 2.TalkChild Neurology Society2014
PTPN11 Gene is required for Chondrogenesis and Cartilage Homeostasis.Talk60th Annual Meeting of Orthopedic Research Society2014New Orleans, LA
Histopathological Abnormalities are Progressive in DM2.TalkAmerican Association of Neuropathology2012Chicago, IL
Nemaline rods-like structures in Colchicine-induced myopathy: a case report and literature review.Poster87th Annual Meeting, American Association of Neuropathology2011Seattle
Osteoclast development and skeletal remodeling requires PTPase Shp2. TalkOrthopedic Research Society Meeting2010New Orlean
Muscle biopsy in evaluating inflammatory myopathy.TalkNeuromuscular Fall Conference, Hospital for Special Care2010New Britain, CT
Frontal Temporal Dementia-CPCTalkNeurology ground round2010Hartford hospital
Targeted Overexpression of Cox-2 in OsteoblastsPoster31st annual meeting , American Society of Bone and Mineral Research2009Denver, CO
Comparison of Stem Cell Array in Ovarian Cells and CD133/CD44 cell pop. Purified from human Tumors PosterConnecticut’s Stem Cell Research International Symposium2009New Heaven