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Michael Fishbein, M.D.
Michael Fishbein, M.D.



General Information:



Piansky Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Member, JCCC Signal Transduction and Therapeutics Program Area


Cardiovascular Pathology, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, 1974 - 1975
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 1972 - 1975
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 1971 - 1972
Medical Degree:
M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, 1971


Board Certification(s):
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 1975

Contact Information:

(310) 825-7846 Decedent Pathology information and referral
(310) 794-9450 Surgical and Cardio-Pulmonary Pathology information and referral
(310) 267-2680 Cardio-Pulmonary Pathology referring physician
(310) 825-6844 Autopsy suite
(310) 825-6470 Autopsy reports
(310) 794-7333 Lung Cancer Program patient appointments

Scientific Interest(s):

Dr. Michael Fishbein's research focuses on the formation and progression of lung cancer.

Selected Cancer-Related Publications:

Chou CC, Zhou S, Hayashi H, Nihei M, Liu YB, Wen MS, Yeh SJ, Fishbein MC, Weiss JN, Lin SF, Wu D, Chen PS. Remodelling of action potential and intracellular calcium cycling dynamics during subacute myocardial infarction promotes ventricular arrhythmias in Langendorff-perfused rabbit hearts. J Physiol. 2007; 580(Pt.3): 895-906.

Gomperts BN, Belperio JA, Fishbein MC, Keane MP, Burdick MD, Strieter RM. Keratinocyte growth factor improves repair in the injured tracheal epithelium. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2007; 37(1): 48-56.

Pena LA, Fishbein MC. Fatal myocarditis related to Campylobacter jejuni infection: a case report. Cardiovasc Pathol. 2007; 16(2): 119-21.

Tan AY, Li H, Wachsmann-Hogiu S, Chen LS, Chen PS, Fishbein MC. Autonomic innervation and segmental muscular disconnections at the human pulmonary vein-atrial junction: implications for catheter ablation of atrial-pulmonary vein junction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006; 48(1): 132-43.

Zhong W, Mao S, Tobis S, Angelis E, Jordan MC, Roos KP, Fishbein MC, de Albor?n IM, MacLellan WR. Hypertrophic growth in cardiac myocytes is mediated by Myc through a Cyclin D2-dependent pathway. EMBO J. 2006; 25(16): 3869-79.