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Hanlin L. Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Hanlin L. Wang, M.D., Ph.D.



General Information:

English, Mandarin


Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Member, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area

Hospital Affiliation(s):

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center


GI/Liver Pathology, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2000 - 2001
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Chicago Hospitals, 1996 - 2000
Medical Degree:
M.D., Wuhan University School of Medicine, 1982


Board Certification(s):
Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2000

Contact Information:

(310) 206-1763

Practice Information:

Clinical Interest(s):
Diagnostic pathology of gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and pancreatic diseases

Scientific Interest(s):

Dr. Hanlin Wang is interested in diagnostic, therapeutic and prognostic biomarkers of gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary and pancreatic diseases.

Selected Cancer-Related Publications:

Fleming M, Ravula S, Tatishchev SF, Wang HL. Colorectal carcinoma: Pathologic aspects. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2012 Sep;3(3):153-73. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2012.030.

Levy M, Trivedi A, Zhang J, Miles L, Mattis AN, Kim GE, Lassman C, Anders RA, Misdraji J, Yerian LM, Xu H, Dhall D, Wang HL. Expression of glypican-3 in undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma and mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver. Hum Pathol. 2012 May;43(5):695-701. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2011.06.016. Epub 2011 Sep 19.

Fan L, Levy M, Aguilar CE, Mertens RB, Dhall D, Frishberg DP, Wang HL. Lymph node retrieval from colorectal resection specimens for adenocarcinoma: is it worth the extra effort to find at least 12 nodes? Colorectal Dis. 2011 Dec;13(12):1377-83. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2010.02472.x.

Wang HL, Lopategui J, Amin MB, Patterson SD. KRAS mutation testing in human cancers: The pathologist's role in the era of personalized medicine. Adv Anat Pathol. 2010 Jan;17(1):23-32. doi: 10.1097/PAP.0b013e3181c6962f.

Fan L, Mac MT, Frishberg DP, Fan X, Dhall D, Balzer BL, Geller SA, Wang HL. Interobserver and intraobserver variability in evaluating vascular invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Sep;25(9):1556-61. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2010.06304.x.