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Asangi Kumarapeli

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
DepartmentPathology, College of Medicine
DivisionPathology Clinical
Address324 UAMS Campus Dr.
Mail Slot # 517
Little Rock AR 72205
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    College of American Pathologists
    United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
    Arkansas Medical Society
    American Society of Cytopathology
    International Society of Breast Pathology

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    Cytopathology Fellowship Program Director

    Co-Course Director, M2 Endocrine and Reproduction Module

    Course Director, M4 Anatomic Pathology Clerkship

    Pathology Residency, Clinical Competency Committee

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    2020Red Sash Teaching Award, UAMS
    2019 - 2020Arkansas Breast Cancer Research Program (ABCRP) Research Grant. Co-I, UAMS
    2015Resident Research Competition, Cleveland Society of Pathologists
    2013Adrian O. Vladutiu Award for Excellence, State University of New York at Buffalo
    2008 - 2009Post-doctoral Fellowship Grant Award, American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate
    2005 - 2006Pre-doctoral Fellowship Grant Award , American Heart Association, Greater Midwest Affiliate

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    Research Interests: Breast Pathology, Cardiovascular Molecular Biology and Physiology, Cytopathology

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    1. Broadfoot BG, Kumarapeli AR. Pheochromocytoma Multisystem Crisis and Masquerading Disseminated Histoplasmosis in a Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Patient With Bilateral Adrenal Tumors. Acad Forensic Pathol. 2020 Mar; 10(1):62-68. PMID: 32983295.
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    2. Todorova VK, Siegel ER, Kaufmann Y, Kumarapeli A, Owen A, Wei JY, Makhoul I, Klimberg VS. Dantrolene Attenuates Cardiotoxicity of Doxorubicin Without Reducing its Antitumor Efficacy in a Breast Cancer Model. Transl Oncol. 2020 Feb; 13(2):471-480. PMID: 31918212.
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    3. Kuo E, Kumarapeli AR. Placental Pathology in Down Syndrome-Associated Transient Abnormal Myelopoiesis. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2020 03; 144(3):388-393. PMID: 30969155.
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    4. Kumarapeli AR, Bellamy W, Olgaard E, Massoll N, Korourian S. Short-Duration Rapid Chilling of Mastectomy Specimens Does Not Interfere With Breast Cancer Biomarker and Molecular Testing. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2019 01; 143(1):92-98. PMID: 29932859.
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    5. Kumarapeli AR, Gokden M. Utility of autopsy brain imprint and squash cytology for detection of lymphoma/leukemia emboli in select patients presenting with rapid decline in mental status. Diagn Cytopathol. 2018 Aug; 46(8):694-697. PMID: 29575593.
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    6. Campbell K, Kumarapeli AR, Gokden N, Cox RM, Hutchins L, Gardner JM. Metastatic melanoma with dedifferentiation and extensive rhabdomyosarcomatous heterologous component. J Cutan Pathol. 2018 May; 45(5):360-364. PMID: 29405341.
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    7. Levy RA, Kumarapeli AR, Spencer HJ, Quick CM. Cervical polyps: Is histologic evaluation necessary? Pathol Res Pract. 2016 Sep; 212(9):800-3. PMID: 27465834.
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    8. Ranek MJ, Zheng H, Huang W, Kumarapeli AR, Li J, Liu J, Wang X. Genetically induced moderate inhibition of 20S proteasomes in cardiomyocytes facilitates heart failure in mice during systolic overload. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2015 Aug; 85:273-81. PMID: 26116868.
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    9. Chapman TR, Kumarapeli AR, Nyflot MJ, Bowen SR, Yeung RS, Vesselle HJ, Yeh MM, Apisarnthanarax S. Functional imaging of radiation liver injury in a liver metastasis patient: imaging and pathologic correlation. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2015 Jun; 6(3):E44-7. PMID: 26029465.
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    10. Kumarapeli AR, Kozielski R. Vulvar atypical granular cell tumor in a preadolescent patient. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2013 Jun; 26(3):e85-7. PMID: 23566797.
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    11. Su H, Li J, Menon S, Liu J, Kumarapeli AR, Wei N, Wang X. Perturbation of cullin deneddylation via conditional Csn8 ablation impairs the ubiquitin-proteasome system and causes cardiomyocyte necrosis and dilated cardiomyopathy in mice. Circ Res. 2011 Jan 07; 108(1):40-50. PMID: 21051661.
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    12. Zheng H, Tang M, Zheng Q, Kumarapeli AR, Horak KM, Tian Z, Wang X. Doxycycline attenuates protein aggregation in cardiomyocytes and improves survival of a mouse model of cardiac proteinopathy. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2010 Oct 19; 56(17):1418-26. PMID: 20947000.
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    13. Kumarapeli AR, Horak K, Wang X. Protein quality control in protection against systolic overload cardiomyopathy: the long term role of small heat shock proteins. Am J Transl Res. 2010 Jul 21; 2(4):390-401. PMID: 20733949.
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    14. Kumarapeli AR, Su H, Huang W, Tang M, Zheng H, Horak KM, Li M, Wang X. Alpha B-crystallin suppresses pressure overload cardiac hypertrophy. Circ Res. 2008 Dec 05; 103(12):1473-82. PMID: 18974385.
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    15. Kubo H, Jaleel N, Kumarapeli A, Berretta RM, Bratinov G, Shan X, Wang H, Houser SR, Margulies KB. Increased cardiac myocyte progenitors in failing human hearts. Circulation. 2008 Aug 05; 118(6):649-57. PMID: 18645055.
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    16. Lindsten K, Menéndez-Benito V, Masucci MG, Dantuma NP, Kumarapeli AR, Horak KM, Zheng H, Wang X. GFP reporter mouse models of UPS proteolytic function. FASEB J. 2006 May; 20(7):1027; author reply 1027-8. PMID: 16675852.
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    17. Chen Q, Liu JB, Horak KM, Zheng H, Kumarapeli AR, Li J, Li F, Gerdes AM, Wawrousek EF, Wang X. Intrasarcoplasmic amyloidosis impairs proteolytic function of proteasomes in cardiomyocytes by compromising substrate uptake. Circ Res. 2005 Nov 11; 97(10):1018-26. PMID: 16210548.
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    18. Kumarapeli AR, Horak KM, Glasford JW, Li J, Chen Q, Liu J, Zheng H, Wang X. A novel transgenic mouse model reveals deregulation of the ubiquitin-proteasome system in the heart by doxorubicin. FASEB J. 2005 Dec; 19(14):2051-3. PMID: 16188962.
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    19. Kumarapeli AR, Wang X. Genetic modification of the heart: chaperones and the cytoskeleton. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2004 Dec; 37(6):1097-109. PMID: 15572040.
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