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Rebecca Dunn Folkerth, M.D.

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Academic Activities:

75 Francis Street
AL-3 Amory Building
Boston,MA 02115
Education and Training:

Medical School - 1985 : University of Louisville School of Medicine M.D.
Residency 1985 - 1988 : New England Medical Center
Residency 1988 - 1990 : Brigham and Women's Hospital

Clinical Specialties:
  • Neuropathology
Research Interests:
  • Neurobiology
  1. Leon S, Folkerth RD, Black PM. Microvessel density is a prognostic indicator for patients with astroglial brain tumors. Cancer 1996; 77:362-372.
  2. Zhu J, Leon SP, Folkerth RD, Guo SZ, WU JK, Black PM. Evidence for clonal origin of neoplastic neuronal and glial cells in gangliogliomas. Am J Pathol 1997; 151:565-571.
  3. Folkerth RD, Price DL Jr, Schwartz M, Black PM, DeGirolami U. Xanthomatous hypophysitis. Am J Surg Pathol 1998; 22:736-741.
  4. Folkerth RD. Abnormalities of developing white matter in lysosomal storage diseases: A review. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 1999; 58:887-902.
  5. Park Cc, Hartmann C, Folkerth R, Loeffler JS, Wen P, Fine H, Black PMcL, Shafman T, Louis DN. Systemic metastasis in glioblastoma may represent the emergence of neoplastic subclones. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2000; 59:1044-1050.
  6. Folkerth RD. Descriptive analysis and quantification of angiogenesis in human brain tumors. J Neuro-Oncol 2000; 50:165-172.
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