Tiannan Wang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology

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Dr. Wang’s clinical and translational research interests include the diagnosis and classification of gynecologic malignancies, providing clinically relevant diagnostic and prognostic information for breast cancer.

Book Chapter:
Pathology of the ovary, Fallopian Tube and peritoneum, Springers, 2nd Edition, 2023.
Chapter: Ovarian Endometrioid Carcinoma


  • Genotype profile of HPV in ASC-H cytology and histologic follow-up-prevalence, distribution, and risk: A retrospective study of 1414 cases Cancer Cytopathol. 2024 Jun 16. . View in PubMed
  • Comprehensive overview of genotype distribution and prevalence of human papillomavirus in cervical lesions Gynecol Obstet Clin Med. 2024 Apr; 4(1). . View in PubMed
  • Diagnostic significance and cytological features of NUT carcinoma by EBUS-FNA, a case report and literature review Cytopathology. 2024 Mar 29. . View in PubMed
  • Urinary Bladder “Melanosis”: A Case Report and Review of the Literature Int J Surg Pathol. 2024 Feb; 32(1):104-108. . View in PubMed
  • Associations of Single Versus Multiple Human Papillomavirus Infections With the Prevalence of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia 2/3 and Squamous Cell Carcinoma Lesions: Human Papillomavirus Type-Specific Attribution Lab Invest. 2024 Jan 16; 104(4):100328. . View in PubMed
  • Malignant Brenner tumor of the ovary: Pathologic evaluation, molecular
    insights and clinical management Human Pathology Reports. 2024; 36. . View in PubMed
  • [An updated review on differentiated vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia] Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 2023 Jun 08; 52(6):639-642. . View in PubMed
  • Updates in Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines, The Bethesda System for Reporting Cervical Cytology, and Clinical Management Recommendations J Clin Transl Pathol. 2023 Jun; 3(2):75-83. . View in PubMed
  • Single and Multiple High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Infections in Histopathologically Confirmed Cervical Squamous Lesions: Incidences, Distribution, and Associated Detection Rates for Precancerous and Cancerous Lesions Lab Invest. 2023 11; 103(11):100234. . View in PubMed
  • Advances in diagnosis, clinical management and molecular characterization of ovarian Brenner tumors Gynecology and Obstetrics Clinical Medicine. 2023. . View in PubMed
  • HER2 in uterine serous carcinoma: Current state and clinical perspectives Am J Clin Pathol. 2023 10 03; 160(4):341-351. . View in PubMed
  • Updates in Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines, The Bethesda System for Reporting Cervical Cytology, and Clinical Management Recommendations Journal of Clinical and Translational Pathology. 2023. . View in PubMed
  • J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2023 Jan-Feb; 12(1):58-65. . View in PubMed
  • Clinical-pathologic characteristics and response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in triple-negative low Ki-67 proliferation (TNLP) breast cancers NPJ Breast Cancer. 2022 Apr 20; 8(1):51. . View in PubMed
  • Performance of breast fine needle aspiration as an initial diagnostic tool: A large academic hospital experience Cytopathology. 2022 11; 33(6):707-715. . View in PubMed
  • Clinical-pathologic characteristics and response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in triple-negative low Ki-67 proliferation (TNLP) breast cancers NPJ- Breast Cancer. 2022. . View in PubMed
  • Clinicopathologic Diagnosis of dVIN Related Vulvar Squamous Cell Carcinoma: An Extended Appraisal from a Tertiary Women’s Hospital Gynecology and Obstetrics Clinical Medicine. 2022. . View in PubMed
  • Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2022. . View in PubMed
  • Performance of Breast Fine Needle Aspiration as an Initial Diagnostic Tool: A Large Academic Hospital Experience Cytopathology. 2022. . View in PubMed
  • Borderline Brenner Tumor of the Ovary Coexisting With an Ovarian Mucinous Cystadenoma With Focal Atypical Epithelial Proliferation: A Rare Case With Review of the Literature Int J Surg Pathol. 2021 Oct; 29(7):788-793. . View in PubMed
  • Aptima HPV messenger RNA testing and histopathologic follow-up in women with HSIL cytology: A study emphasizing additional review of HPV-negative cases Cancer Cytopathol. 2021 08; 129(8):622-631. . View in PubMed
  • Follow-up Findings in Postconservative Treatment Surveillance for Women With Cervical Adenocarcinoma In Situ J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2021 Jan 01; 25(1):38-42. . View in PubMed
  • Clinical performance of the aptima HPV assay in 4196 women with positive high-risk HPV and ASC-US cytology: A large women hospital experience Diagn Cytopathol. 2021 Jan; 49(1):5-10. . View in PubMed
  • HPV detection rates and histopathologic follow-up of patients with HSIL cytology in a large academic women’s hospital laboratory J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2020 Nov – Dec; 9(6):550-555. . View in PubMed
  • Immediate histologic correlation in women with atypical squamous cells of undetermined significance cytology and positive high-risk HPV: A retrospective review of 6000 cases in a large academic women’s hospital Cancer Cytopathol. 2020 11; 128(11):852-859. . View in PubMed
  • Plasma Cell Myeloma Type Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder in an 18-Month-Old Heart Transplant Recipient: Case Report and Review of the Literature J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2020 04; 42(3):e170-e173. . View in PubMed
  • Diagnostic Yield and Performance of a Large Population-Based Cervical Cancer Screening Program in High-Risk Rural China J Cancer. 2020; 11(13):4000-4006. . View in PubMed
  • Genetic deletion of Rnd3/RhoE results in mouse heart calcium leakage through upregulation of protein kinase A signaling Circ Res. 2015 Jan 02; 116(1):e1-e10. . View in PubMed
  • Long-term simulated microgravity causes cardiac RyR2 phosphorylation and arrhythmias in mice Int J Cardiol. 2014 Oct 20; 176(3):994-1000. . View in PubMed
  • Overexpression of cAMP-response element modulator causes abnormal growth and development of the atrial myocardium resulting in a substrate for sustained atrial fibrillation in mice Int J Cardiol. 2013 Jun 20; 166(2):366-74. . View in PubMed
  • Atrial identity is determined by a COUP-TFII regulatory network Dev Cell. 2013 May 28; 25(4):417-26. . View in PubMed
  • microRNA-22 promotes heart failure through coordinate suppression of PPAR/ERR-nuclear hormone receptor transcription PLoS One. 2013; 8(9):e75882. . View in PubMed
  • Effects of CaMKII-mediated phosphorylation of ryanodine receptor type 2 on islet calcium handling, insulin secretion, and glucose tolerance PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e58655. . View in PubMed
  • Targeted deletion of microRNA-22 promotes stress-induced cardiac dilation and contractile dysfunction Circulation. 2012 Jun 05; 125(22):2751-61. . View in PubMed
  • Enhanced impact of SCN5A mutation associated with long QT syndrome in fetal splice isoform Heart Rhythm. 2012 Apr; 9(4):598-9. . View in PubMed
  • Inhibition of CaMKII phosphorylation of RyR2 prevents induction of atrial fibrillation in FKBP126 knockout mice. Circ Res. 2012 Feb 03; 110(3):465-70. . View in PubMed
  • Pathogenesis of lethal cardiac arrhythmias in Mecp2 mutant mice: implication for therapy in Rett syndrome Sci Transl Med. 2011 Dec 14; 3(113):113ra125. . View in PubMed
  • Neuronal protective role of PBEF in a mouse model of cerebral ischemia J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2010 Dec; 30(12):1962-71. . View in PubMed
  • Specific disruption of astrocytic Ca2+ signaling pathway in vivo by adeno-associated viral transduction Neuroscience. 2010 Nov 10; 170(4):992-1003. . View in PubMed
  • Controlling the volume of the focal cerebral ischemic lesion through PhotothrombosisAmerican Journal of Biomed. Sci. 2010; 1(2):33-42. . View in PubMed
  • Photothrombosis ischemia stimulates a sustained astrocytic Ca2+ signaling in vivo Glia. 2009 May; 57(7):767-76. . View in PubMed
  • The role of iNOS-derived NO in the antihypertrophic actions of B-type natriuretic peptide in neonatal rat cardiomyocytes Mol Cell Biochem. 2007 Aug; 302(1-2):169-77. . View in PubMed
  • B-type natriuretic peptide enhances mild hypoxia-induced apoptotic cell death in cardiomyocytes Biol Pharm Bull. 2007 Jun; 30(6):1084-90. . View in PubMed
  • Decreasing expression of alpha1C calcium L-type channel subunit mRNA in rat ventricular myocytes upon manganese exposure J Biochem Mol Toxicol. 2006; 20(4):159-66. . View in PubMed
  • Advanced measurement and quantitative appraise of anisodamine on calcium triggered in cardiac myocyte Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2005; 2005:7710-3. . View in PubMed