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Evgeny Yakirevich Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Expertise/Certifications:Gastrointestingal (GI) Pathology,  Head and Neck Pathology, Surgical Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, Neuropathology, Laboratory Medical Director
Office number: 444-5169
(Lab Customer Service:   401-793-4242)

Dr. Yakirevich is Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, and Staff Pathologist for Lifespan Academic Medical Center.  Dr. Yakirevich obtained his MD from Vitebsk State Medical University in Belarus, and his DSc in Medical Sciences from Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa.  He completed his residency in pathology at Brown University, and is board-certified in anatomic and clinical (AP/CP) pathology.  He completed his fellowship in GI Pathology at Brown University.  Dr. Yakirevich's research interests are in the relationships between molecular markers, including mutations, RNA expression profiles, and protein markers, and the clinical phenotype and long-term outcomes in cancer.

Brown Affiliations

scholarly work

Yakirevich E, Sabo E, Klorin G, et al. Primary Mucin Producing  Tumors of the Salivary Glands: A Clinicopathologic and Morphometric Study. Histopathology. 2010;57:395-409.

Yakirevich E, Matoso A, Sabo E, Wang Li J, Tavares R, Meitner P, Morris DJ, Pareek G, DeLellis RA, Resnick MB. Expression of the Glucocorticoid Receptor in Renal Cell Neoplasms: an Immunohistochemical and Quantitative RT-PCR Study. Hum Pathol. 2011;42:1684-92.

Wang LJ, Matoso A, Sciandra KT, Yakirevich E, Sabo E, Meitner PA, Tavares R, Noble L; Pareek G, DeLellis RA, Resnick MB. Expression of S100A4 in Renal Epithelial Neoplasms. Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology. 2012;20:71-6.

Yakirevich E, Samkari A, Holloway MP, Lu S, Singh K, Yu J, Fenton MA, Altura RA. Total survivin and acetylated survivin correlate with distinct molecular subtypes of breast cancer. Hum Pathol 2012;43:865-73.

Riolo MT, Cooper ZA, Holloway MP, Cheng Y, Bianchi C, Yakirevich E, Ma L, Chin YE, Altura RA. HDAC6 deacetylates survivin for its nuclear export in breast cancer. J Biol Chem 2012;287:10885-93.

Tian W, Yakirevich E, Matoso A, and D Gnepp. IgG4 Positive Plasma Cells in Sclerosing Variant of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma. Am J Surg Path 2012;36:973-9.

Lu S, Singh K, Mangray S, Tavares R, Noble L, MB Resnick, E Yakirevich. Claudin Expression in High Grade Invasive Ductal carcinoma of the Breast: Correlation with the Molecular Subtype. Modern Pathology, 2012, December 7 (Epub ahead of print)

research overview

Dr. Yakirevich's research interests are in the relationships between molecular markers, including mutations, RNA expression profiles, and protein markers, and the clinical phenotype and long-term outcomes in cancer.