Von G. Samedi, M.D., Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor

Email: VGSamedi@salud.unm.edu


Interests:

  • Cytopathology
  • Surgical Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology

Education and Certification Information

Fellowship:
Fellowship in Cytopathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2010-2011

Residency:
Residency in Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2006-2010

Medical School:
M.D., University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 2001-2005

Doctorate:
Ph.D., Pharmacology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 1997-2001

Board Certifications:
American Board of Pathology certification in Anatomical Pathology, 2012

Specialties:
Cytopathology, Surgical Pathology


Selected Publications:

  • Samedi, VG, White S, Zimarowski MJ, Harris A, Saffitz J, Wang H. Metastatic Peritoneal Mesothelioma in the Setting of Recurrent Ascites: A Case Report. Diagnostic Cytopathology 2010 Sep; 38(9): 675-81

  • Rice L, Handayani R, Cui Y, Medrano T, Samedi VG, Baker H, Szabo NJ, Rosser CJ, Goodison S, Shiverick KT. Soy isoflavones exert differential effects on androgen responsive genes in LNCaP human prostate cancer cells. J Nutr. 2007 Apr; 137(4): 964-72

  • Handayani R, Rice L, Cui Y, Medrano TA, Samedi VG, Baker HV, Szabo NJ, Shiverick KT. Soy isoflavones alter expression of genes associated with cancer progression, including interleukin- 8, in androgen-independent PC-3 human prostate cancer cells. J Nutr. 2006 Jan; 136(1): 75-82

  • Rice L, Samedi VG, Medrani TA, Sweeney CA, Baker HV, Stenstrom A, Furman J, Shiverick KT. Mechanisms of the Growth Inhibitory Effects of the Isoflavonoid Biochanin A on LNCaP Cells and Xenografts. Prostate 2002 Aug 1; 52(3): 201-12

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