Lin Liu MD, PhD

Lin Liu

Lin Liu
MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Renal Pathology; Surgical Pathology

Contact Information
115 Flint Road, Williamsville,
University at Buffalo Pathologists Inc
Williamsville,, New York 14221
Phone: 716-458-2151
Fax: 716-458-2181
linliu@buffalo.edu


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Professional Summary:

I am an AP/CP board certified pathologist with a focus on medical renal and genitourinary pathology. Additionally, my previous research experience continuously calls forth my passion in the immunologic and molecular aspects in the kidney related autoimmune diseases and tumors.

Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Surgical Pathology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Medicine (2015)
  • Residency, Pathology, Univeristy of Pittsburgh Medical Center (2012)
  • Postdoctoral fellow, Immunology, Yale University School of Medicine (2003)
  • PhD, Biochemistry and Biophysics, Univeristy of Pennsylvania (1999)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, China-Japan Friendship Hospital (1994)
  • MD, Medicine, Beijing Medical University (Peking University Health Science Center) (1992)

Employment:

  • Clinical assistant professor, Pathology and Anatomical Science, New York State University at Buffalo (2015-present)
  • Senior research associate, University of Pittsburgh (2003–2008)


Journal Articles:

  • Lu B, Chen L, Liu L, Zhu Y, Wu C, Jiang J, Zhang X. (2011) T-cell-mediated tumor immune surveillance and expression of B7 co-inhibitory molecules in cancers of the upper gastrointestinal tract. Immunol Res. (Aug), 2-3(50): 269-275.
  • Zhu Y, Ju S, Chen E, Dai S, Li C, Morel P, Liu L, Zhang X, Lu B. (2010) T-bet and eomesodermin are required for T cell-mediated antitumor immune responses. J Immunol. (Sep), 6(185): 3174-83.
  • Ju S, Zhu Y, Liu L, Dai S, Li C, Chen E, He Y, Zhang X, Lu B. (2009) Gadd45b and Gadd45g are important for anti-tumor immune responses. Eur J Immunol. (Nov), 11(39): 3010-8.
  • Gonzalez-García I, Zhao Y, Ju S, Gu Q, Liu L, Kolls JK, Lu B. (2009) IL-17 signaling-independent central nervous system autoimmunity is negatively regulated by TGF-beta. J Immunol. (Mar), 5(182): 2665-71.
  • Liu L*, Tran E*, Zhao Y, Huang Y, Flavell R, Lu B. (*These authors contributed equally to this work). (2005) Gadd45 beta and Gadd45 gamma are critical for regulating autoimmunity. J Exp Med (Oct), 10(202): 1341-7.
  • N. Barlev, Liu L, NH. Chehab, T. Halazonetis, S.L. Berger. (2001) Acetylation of p53 at 320 activates transcription through recruitment of coactivators/histone acetyltransferases. Mol. Cell (Jan), 8(6): 1243-1254.
  • Liu L, Scolnick DM, Trievel RC, Zhang HB, Marmorstein R, Halazonetis TD, Berger SL. (1999) p53 sites acetylated in vitro by PCAF and p300 are acetylated in vivo in response to DNA damage. Mol Cell Biol (Feb), 19(2): 1202-1209.
  • N. Barlev, V. Poltoratsky, T. Owen-Hughes, C. Ying, L. Liu, J. Workman and S. L. Berger. (1998) Regulation of GCN5 histone acetyltransferase activity via bromodomain-mediated binding and phosphorylation by the Ku/DNA-PK complex. Mol. Cell. Biol. (Sep), 18: 1349-58.
  • Gregory PD, Schmid A, Zavari M, Liu L, Berger SL, Hörz W,. (1998) Absence of Gcn5 HAT activity defines a novel state in the opening of chromatin at the PHO5 promoter in yeast. Mol Cell (Mar), 1(4): 495-505.
  • Liu L*, Wang L*, Berger SL (*these authors contributed equally to this work). (1998) Critical residues for histone acetylation by GCN5, functioning in ADA and SAGA complexes, are also required for transcriptional function in vivo. Genes Dev (Mar), 12(5): 640-653.

Books and Book Chapters:

  • Lin Liu, Guang Yu, Qi Bian. (2021) Primary Thrombotic Microangiopathy. In: Clinical Renal Pathology. People's Medical Publishing House, 506-15.
  • Lin Liu, Xinjin (Joseph) Zhou. (2021) Chapter 1: History of Renal Pathology. In: Clinical Renal Pathology. People's Medical Publishing House, 1-7.

Abstracts:

  • Shauna Tarsi, Lin Liu, Wayne R. Waz, Xiaoyan Wu. (2020) Complete renal recovery in patient with anuria AKI of 72 hours with Hypertensive Encephalopathy: A case report of APSGN. ESPR. (Sep) Poster
  • Rabheh Aziz, Lin Liu, Shauna Tarsi, Wayne R. Waz, Xiaoyan Wu. (2020) Complete renal recovery in patient with a rare kidney disease: A case report of C3GN. ESPR. Virtual, (Mar) Poster
  • Mareena Zachariah, Cindy Yip, Diping Wang, Indika Mallawaarachchi, Alok Dweivedi, Sunil Patel, Aijaz Gundroo, John Tomaszewski, Liu Lin, and Chang Shirley. (2017) Correlation Of Donor Clinical And Histopathological Characteristics With Graft Function In Kidney Transplant Recipients. ATC. Chicago, Illinois (Apr) Poster
  • Gouri C. Scheurmann, Lin Liu, Kendall Franz, Shauna Tarsi, Wayne R. Waz, Rabheh Aziz, Ewa Elenberg, Xiaoyan Wu. (1900) Renal involvement and its treatment in pediatric patients with PR3 ANCA positive granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA). ESPR. virtual, (Jan) Poster
  • Liang Ding, Brian Murray, John Tomaszewski, Lin Liu. (1900) Identification of Lupus Podocytopathy with Coexistent Glomerular Diseases – A Case Report. ASCP. Virtual, (Jan), (3434963) Poster

Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:

  • Elizabeth Mancuso, Isabel Armendi, David Krasinski, Lin Liu, Shauna Tarsi, Wayne R. Waz, Rabheh Abdul -Aziz, Ewa Elenberg and Xiaoyan Wu. (2021) Renal involvement and its treatment in pediatric patients with PR3 ANCA positive granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA): case report and review of literature. Cureus (Sep)
  • Liu, Lin, Murray, Brian, Tomaszewski, John E. (2021) Lupus Podocytopathy Superimposed on Diabetic Glomerulosclerosis: A Case Report and Literature Review. Medicine (Sep) doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000027077
  • Xiaoyan Wu, Rabheh A. Aziz, Rong Deng, Lin Liu, Shauna Tarsi, Wayne R. Waz. (1900) Complete renal recovery in pediatric patient with C3 glomerulonephritis (C3GN): A case report. Case Rep Nephrol Dial (Jan), 11(2021): 261-269.

Professional Memberships:

  • ISUP; regular member (2021–present)
  • American Society of Nephrology; Member (2019–present)
  • Chinese and American Pathologists Association; Member (2017–present)
  • Western New York Society of Pathologists; Member (2015–present)
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology; Member (2010–present)
  • College of American Pathologists; Member (2008–present)

Service Activities:

  • QA review (2022)
  • helper; WNY Help Fight Hunger (2021–present)
  • Cureus Journal of Medical Science; Guest reviewer (2021–present)
  • providing regular help with neighborhood adopted special need children (2018–present)
  • North American Journal of Medicine and Science (2016–2019); Editor and invited reviewer (2016–2019)

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Contact Information

115 Flint Road, Williamsville,
University at Buffalo Pathologists Inc
Williamsville,, New York 14221
Phone: 716-458-2151
Fax: 716-458-2181
linliu@buffalo.edu

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