International Journal of Internal Medicine

International Journal of Internal Medicine is aimed to publish high-quality internationally competitive peer-reviewed original medical research, both laboratory and clinical, relating to the study and research of human disease. Papers will be considered from all areas of medical practice and science. It is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancement of internal medicine.

Luan Truong

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Internal Medicine

Head of Academic Department/Faculty, Methodist Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Cornell University, USA

Research Areas

Renal Diseaases, Renal Transplant, Renal Neoplasm, General Surgical Pathology


1983-1984FellowshipColumbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Renal Pathology Laboratory, New York, New York
1979-1983ResidencyBaylor College of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Houston, Texas
1976-1979MedicalPennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania
1969-1975UndergraduateUniversity of Saigon Faculty of Medicine, Vietnam


1984-presentAttending Pathologist and Director of Nephropathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
2005-presentProfessor, Department of Pathology, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, New York
2005-presentAdjunct Professor, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine
2005-presentAdjunct Professor, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
2004Professor, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine Renal Section
1996-2004Professor, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine
1996-presentAssociate Professor, Department of Medicine, Renal Section, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
1990-1996Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
1984-1990Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
1979-1983Assistant Instructor, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Academic Achievement

Physician's Recognition Award by the American Medical Association, 1984
First Prize for Poster Presentation, Hameed A, Truong L, Podack ER: "T-Cell Specific Human Granzymes: Isolation, Characterization and Significance, " at the meeting of the Texas Society of Pathologists, 1989
Resident Teaching Award, Anatomic Pathology, Department of Pathology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1994
Second Prize for Podium Presentation, Texas Medical Association Meeting 1999. Thu Ngo, Luan Truong. Fine needle aspiration of renal cell carcinoma
First Prize for Podium Presentation, Texas Medical Association Meeting 1999. Ye Ying Luan Truong. WT1 gene in the development of renal cell carcinoma
Certificate of Merit, Poster Presentation, US and Canadian Academy of Pathology. David McGregor, Luan Truong. Renal Cell Carcinoma Maker. Diagnosing primary and metastatic renal cell carcinoma
The 2002 Excellence in Medical Science Award. From The Vietnamese American Research Foundation, Los Angeles
Elected to "America's Top Physicians" list for the year 2003
Elected to "America's Top Physicians" list for the year 2004-2005
Elected to the "Best Doctor List" for the year 2009-2010 (First selected in 1996)
Elected to the " Top Pathologist" list, for the year 2009


Member, Auditing Committee, Renal Pathology Society (1996)
Member, Medical Advisory Board, National Kidney Foundation of Southeast Texas(1996-1996)
Member, Research Committee, Renal Pathology Society(2009)
Member, Nomination Committee, Renal Pathology Society(2010)
Member, Ad hoc Committee for ISUP Outreach, Renal Pathology Society(2009-2010)
Member, Advisory Committee on Flow Cytometry, Departments of Pathology and Immunology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas(1985-1987)
Member, Record Committee, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas(1989-1991)
Member, Curriculum Committee, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas 2001-2004

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  Naeye R, Truong LD: Effect of cigarette smoking on intramyocardial arterioles and arteries in man. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 68:493-498, 1977.
[2]  Cohle SD, McKechnie TC, Truong LD, Jurco S: Granular cell tumor of the esophagus. American Journal of Gastroenterology 75:431-435, 1981.
[3]  Truong LD, Kim HS, Estrada R: Leptomeningeal myeloma. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 78:532-535, 1982.
[4]  Truong LD, Jurco S, McGavran M: Gliomatosis peritonei. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 5:443-449, 1982.
[5]  Truong LD, Saleem A, Schwartz M: Acute myelofibrosis. A report of four cases and review of literature. Medicine 63:182-187, 1984.
[6]  Font RL, Truong LD: Melanotic schwannoma: Electron microscopic observations. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 8:129-138, 1984.
[7]  Truong LD, Underwood R, Greenberg SD: Diagnosis and typing of lung carcinomas by cytologic methods. A review of 108 cases. Acta Cytologica 29:283-296, 1985.
[8]  Truong LD, Cooperman M, William G, Pirani C: The association of membranous glomerulonephropathy and temporal arteritis. American Journal of Medicine 78:171, 1985.
[9]  Gelfand J, Truong LD, Appel G, Pirani C: Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura syndrome in systemic lupus erythematosus: Treatment with plasma infusion. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 6:154, 1985.
[10]  Truong L, Font R: Intravenous pyogenic granuloma of ocular adnexa. A report of two cases and review of literature. Archives of Ophthalmology 103:1364-1367, 1985.
[11]  Kovach R, Truong LD, Kearn R: Florid reactive periostitis. Journal of Hand Surgery 902-905, 1986.
[12]  Truong LD, Harris L, Lane M: Endodermal sinus tumor of the anterior mediastinum. Electron microscopic and immunohistochemical observation of seven cases. Cancer 58:730-739, 1986.
[13]  Truong LD, Stroehlein JR, McKechnie TC: Gastric heterotopia of the proximal esophagus: A report of four cases detected by endoscopy and review of literature. American Journal of Gastroenterology 81:1162, 1986.
[14]  Irani M, Truong LD: Candidiasis of the extrahepatic biliary tract. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 110:1087, 1986.
[15]  Truong LD, Soroka S, Sheth AV, Kessler M, Mattioli C, Suki W: Primary renal lymphoma presenting as acute renal failure. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 9:502-506, 1987.
[16]  Yoshikawa Y, Truong LD, Watanabe T: Splendore-Hoeppli phenomena in bronchocentric granulomatosis. Thorax 43:157-158, 1988.
[17]  Gillum DM, Truong L, Tasby J, Suki W: Chronic cyclosporine nephrotoxicity: A rodent model. Transplantation 46:285-292, 1988.
[18]  Truong L, Rangdaeng S, Jordan P: Lymphoepithelial cyst of the pancreas. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 11:899-903, 1987.
[19]  Heckman C, Truong LD, Cagle P, Font R: Pulmonary blastoma with a rhabdomyosarcomatous differentiation: An electron microscopic and immunohistochemical study. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 12:35-40, 1988.
[20]  Truong LD, Ansari MQ, Ansari J, Wheeler TM, Mattioli CM: Acquired cystic kidney disease: Occurrence in patients on chronic peritoneal dialysis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 11:192-195, 1988.
[21]  Kawai T, Greenberg SD, Truong LD, Mattioli CM, Klima M, Titus J: Difference in lectin binding of malignant pleural mesothelioma and adenocarcinoma of the lung. American Journal of Pathology 130:401-410, 1988.
[22]  Berean K, Truong LD, Dudley A, Cagle PT: Immunohistochemical characterization of pulmonary blastoma. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 89:773-777, 1988.
[23]  Truong LD, Cartwright J Jr, Goodman MD, Woznicki D: Silicone lymphadenopathy associated with augmentation mammoplasty: Morphologic features of nine cases. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 12:484-491, 1988.
[24]  Alpert L, Truong LD, Bossart M, Spjut H: Microcystic adenoma of the pancreas: A study of 14 cases with immunohistochemical and electron microscopic correlation. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 12:251-263, 1988.
[25]  Yoshikawa Y, Truong LD, Mattioli C, Lederer E: Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis in Takayasu's arteritis. American Journal of Nephrology 8:240-244, 1988.
[26]  Truong LD, Phung V, Yoshikawa Y, Mattioli C: Glycoconjugates in normal human kidney. An immunohistochemical study of 13 biotinylated lectins. Histochemistry 90:51-60, 1988.
[27]  Cagle PT, Mattioli CA, Truong LD, Greenberg SD: Immunohistochemical diagnosis of pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma on lung biopsy. Chest 94:1133-1137, 1988.
[28]  Haber L, Truong LD: Aortic sarcoma, a tumor of endothelial origin. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 12:798-802, 1988.
[29]  Rutledge M, Truong LD: Malignant "Triton" tumor. Check Sample for the American Society of Clinical Pathologists, June, 1988. (AP88-4)
[30]  Nowicki B, Truong LD, Mould J, Hull R: Presence of the Dr. receptor in normal human tissues and its possible role in the pathogenesis of ascending urinary tract infection. American Journal of Pathology 133:1-4, 1988.
[31]  Cagle PT, Truong LD, Holland V, Lawrence EC, Greenberg SD: The pathology of lung transplant: Acute rejection. Transplantation 47:713-715, 1989.
[32]  Cagle PT, Truong LD, et al.: Factors contributing to mortality in lung transplant recipient: An autopsy study. Modern Pathology 2:85-89, 1989.
[33]  Truong LD, Mawad J, Cagle P: Renal tubular crystals in Fanconi syndrome. A morphological study including immunoelectron microscopy. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 113:781-785, 1989.
[34]  Truong LD, Yoshikawa Y, Mattioli M, Weilbaecher D, Titus J: Distribution of atrial natriuretic factor in normal and pathologic human heart. Modern Pathology 2:79-84, 1989.
[35]  Gillum D, Truong LD, Tasber J, Suki W: The protective effect of uninephrectomy on experimental chronic Cyclosporin A toxicity. Kidney International 36:194-200, 1989.
[36]  Yoshikawa Y, Truong LD, Kim H-S, Fraire A: Testicular lesions in AIDS patients. An autopsy study of 40 cases. Modern Pathology 3:233-238, 1989.
[37]  Cagle PT, Truong LD, Roggli VL, Greenberg SD: Immunohistochemical differentiation between sarcomatous mesotheliomas and other spindle-cell neoplasms. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 92:566-571, 1989.
[38]  Truong LD, D'Agati V, Appel G, Pirani C: De novo membranous glomerulonephritis. A report of 11 cases. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 14:131-144, 1989.
[39]  Lederer E, Suki W, Truong LD: Postpartum renal failure in a renal transplant patient. Transplantation 47:717-719, 1989.
[40]  DeRienzo D, Truong LD: Thyroid neoplasms containing mature fat: A report of two cases and review of the literature. Modern Pathology 2:506-510, 1989.
[41]  Karr JF, Nowicki B, Truong LD, Hull RA, Hull SI: Purified P fimbriae from two cloned gene clusters of a single pyelonephritogenic strain adhere to unique structures in the human kidney. Infection and Immunity 57:3594-3600, 1989.
[42]  Truong LD, Maccato M, Awalt H, Cagle P, Schwartz M, Kaplan A: Serous surface carcinoma of the peritoneum: A clinicopathologic study of 22 Cases. Human Pathology 21:99-110, 1990.
[43]  Truong LD, Mody D, Cagle P, Schwartz M, Wheeler T: Thymic carcinoma: A study of 13 cases. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 14:151-166, 1990.
[44]  Truong LD, Rangdaeng S, Cagle P, Ro J, Font R: The diagnostic utility of anti-desmin antibody. A study of 584 cases. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 93:305-314, 1990.
[45]  Yoshikawa Y, Truong LD, Mattioli C, Ordonez N, Balsaver A: The association of diabetic glomerulosclerosis and membranous glomerulonephritis. Modern Pathology 3:36-48, 1990.
[46]  Gillum DM, Truong LD: Characterization of the interstitial cellular infiltrate in experimental chronic cyclosporine nephropathy. Transplantation 49:793-797, 1990.
[47]  Yoshikawa Y, Truong LD, Cartwright J Jr: Renal amyloidosis: Abnormally large fibrils. Human Pathology 21:868-871, 1990.
[48]  Karr JF, Nowicki BJ, Truong LD, Hull RA, Mould JJ, Hull SI: P( Fimbriae adhere to the P-blood-group-related glycosphingolipid SSEA-4 in the human kidney. Infection and Immunity 58:4055-4062, 1990.
[49]  Gillum D, Truong LD: Effect of chronic volume expansion and enalapril on chronic cyclosporin nephropathy. American Journal of Physiology 258:F934-939, 1990.
[50]  Eknoyan G, McDonald MA, Appel D, Truong LD: Chronic tubulointerstitial nephritis: Correlation between structural and functional findings. Kidney International 38:736-743, 1990.
[51]  Amberger D, Saleem A, Kemp B, Truong L: Acute myelofibrosis-A leukemia of pluripotential stem cell. Annals of Clinical and Laboratory Science 29:409-414, 1990.
[52]  Yoshikawa Y, Truong LD: Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis in Takayasu's arteritis. Nephron 57:487, 1991.
[53]  Truong LD, Mawad J, Lederer E: Chronic post-transplant glomerulopathy: Unusual electron microscopic observations. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 115:382, 1991.
[54]  Rangdaeng S, Truong LD: Comparative immunohistochemical staining for desmin and muscle-specific-actin: A study of 576 cases. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 96:32-45, 1991.
[55]  Hameed A, Truong LD, Price V, Tschopp J: Immunohistochemical localization of granzyme B antigen in cytotoxic cells in human tissues. American Journal of Pathology 138:1069-1075, 1991.
[56]  Rangdaeng S, Truong L: Immunostaining of gastric leiomyosarcoma for muscle-specific actin. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 97:436-437, 1992.
[57]  Truong LD, Farhood A, Tasby J, Gillum DM: Experimental chronic renal ischemia. A morphologic and immunologic study. Kidney International 41:1676-1689, 1992.
[58]  Truong L, Cartwright J, Alpert L: Calcium oxalate in breast diseases. A study of incidence and significance in 98 cases. Modern Pathology 5:146-152, 1992.
[59]  Thompson TC, Truong LD, Timme TL, Kadmon D, McCune BK, Flanders KC, Scardino PT, Park SH: Transforming growth factor-(1 as a biomarker for prostate cancer. Journal of Cell Biological Chemistry Supp. 16H:54-61, 1992.
[60]  Lederer ED, Gillum DM, Jhingran S, Matula C, Truong LD: The utility of indium-III labeled autologous platelets in diagnosing acute renal allograft rejection: A study with biopsy correlation. Transplantation 53:945-947, 1992.
[61]  Lederer E, Truong LD: Unusual glomerular lesions in a patient on long-term alpha interferon. American Journal of Kidney Disease 20:516-518, 1992.
[62]  Thompson TC, Truong LD, Timme TL, Kadmon D, McCune BK, Flanders KC, Scardino PT, Park SH: Transgenic models for the study of prostate cancer. Cancer 71:1165-1171, 1993.
[63]  Truong LD, Kadmon D, McCune B, Flanders KC, Scardino PT, Thompson TC: Association of transforming growth factor beta-1 with prostate cancer: An immunohistochemical study. Human Pathology 24:4-9, 1993.
[64]  Kellington ET, Truong LD, Olivero J: The association of lupus nephritis and amyloidosis. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 21:676-678, 1993.
[65]  Saad AJ, Donovan TM, Truong LD: Malakoplakia of the vagina diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology. Diagnostic Cytopathology 9:559-561, 1993.
[66]  Barrios R, Schaffner D, Truong LD, Lebovitz R, Lieberman M: Lectin binding study shows the origin of the cyst in a transgenic model of polycystic kidney. Transgene 1:67-75, 1993.
[67]  Truong LD, Pindur J, Barrios B, D'Agati V, Suki W, Majesky M: Tenascin is an important component of the glomerular extracellular matrix in normal and pathologic conditions. Kidney International 45:201-210, 1994.
[68]  Hart AP, Brown R, Lechago J, Truong LD: Collision of transitional cell carcinoma and renal cell carcinoma, an immunohistochemical study and reviewing of literature. Cancer 73:154-159, 1994.
[69]  Truong LD, Ostrowski ML, Wheeler TM: Tamm-Horsfall protein in bladder tissue. Morphological spectrum and clinical significance. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 18:615-624, 1994.
[70]  Truong LD, Majesky, M., Pindur, J.: Rat mesangial cells in culture synthesize and secrete tenascin. Journal of American Society of Nephrology 4:1771-1777, 1994.
[71]  Gonzalez JM, Truong LD, Brennan S, Suki WN: Unusual presentation of glomerulocystic kidney disease in an adult patient. Clinical Nephrology 42:267-269, 1994.
[72]  Abu-Farsakh H, Mody D, Brown RW, Truong LD: Isolated vasculitis involving the female genital tract. Clinicopathologic spectrum and phenotyping of the inflammatory cells. Modern Pathology 7:610-615, 1994.
[73]  Timme TL, Truong LT, Merz VW, Krebs T, Kadmon D, Flanders KC, Park SH, Thompson TC: Mesenchymal-epithelial interactions and transforming growth factor beta-1 expression during mouse prostate morphogenesis. Endocrinology 134:1039-1045, 1994.
[74]  Aihara M, Truong LD, Dunn JK, Wheeler T, Scardino P, Thompson T: Frequency of apoptotic bodies positively correlates with Gleason grade in prostate carcinoma. Human Pathology 25:797-801, 1994.
[75]  Pindur J, Mosheim MB, Giron MA, Guerriero WG, Suki WN, Truong LD: Synchronous occurrence of de novo membranous glomerulonephritis and recurrent IgA nephropathy in renal allograft. Clinical Nephrology 42:269-272, 1994.
[76]  Todd D, Laucirica R, Truong LD: Transitional cell carcinoma metastatic to the lung, with dedifferentiation into small cell carcinoma. International Journal of Surgical Pathology 2:157-162, 1994.
[77]  Aiharra M, Scardino PT, Truong LD, Goad TR, Wheeler TM, Thompson TC: The frequency of apoptosis correlates with prognosis of Gleason grade 3+3 prostatic adenocarcinoma. Cancer 75:522-529, 1995.
[78]  Tauchi P Caraway N, Kaplan A, Truong LD, Ramzy I: Serum surface carcinoma of the peritoneum, useful role of cytology in differential diagnosis and follow-up. Acta Cytologica 40:429-436, 1996.
[79]  Bjornsson BL, Cartwright Jr J, Abrams J, Rutledge ML, Truong LD, Wheeler TM: Post-prosthesis lymph node histiocytosis mimicking metastatic adenocarcinoma. The Journal of Urology 154:470-473, 1995.
[80]  Truong LD, Stewart MG, Hao H, Yutani C, Jordan PH: Lymphoepithelial cyst of the pancreas: A comprehensive clinicopathologic characterization. American Journal of Surgery 170:27-32, 1995.
[81]  Truong LD: Tenascin expression in nephrogenesis and in normal or pathologic glomeruli. Morphologic features and functional implications. Journal of Macedonian Medical Association, Supplement 14, 93-100, 1994.
[82]  Timme TL, Truong LD, Slawin KM, Kadmon D, Park SH, Thompson TC: Mesenchymal-epithelial interactions and transforming growth factor beta-1 expression during normal and abnormal prostatic growth. Microscopy and Research Technique 30:333-341, 1995.
[83]  Thompson TC, Slawin K, Kadmon D, Park SH, Timme TL, Yoshida K, Ren C, Truong LD, Scardino PT, Eastham JA: Molecular pathway in prostate carcinogenesis. Fundamental approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. Proceedings of the Fifth Tokyo Symposium. Imai, K., Shimazaki, J. and Karr, J.P. (eds.). Adenine Press, 1994.
[84]  Truong LD, Foster SV, Barrios R, D'Agati V, Verani RR, Gonzalez JM, Suki WN: Tenascin is an ubiquitous extracellular matrix protein of human renal interstitium in normal and pathologic conditions. Nephron 72:579-586, 1996.
[85]  Eastham JA, Truong LD, Rogers E, Kattan M, Flanders KC, Scardino PT, Thompson TC: Transforming growth factor-(1: Comparative immunohistochemical localization in human primary and metastatic prostate cancer. Laboratory Investigation 73:628-635, 1995.
[86]  Panjwani M, Truong LD, Eknoyan G: Membranous glomerulonephritis associated with inflammatory demyelinating peripheral neuropathies. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 27:279-283, 1996.
[87]  Gibson IW, Marcussen N, Solez K, Truong LD: The use of immunocytochemistry (LCA and Leu-7) in the diagnosis of renal allograft rejection. Transplantation Proceedings 28:457-464, 1996.
[88]  Gilcrease M, Schmidt L, Zbar B, Rutledge M, Truong LD, Wheeler T: Clear cell papillary adenoma of the epidydimis. Human Pathology 26:1341-1346, 1995.
[89]  Yang G, Stapleton AMF, Wheeler TM, Truong LD, Timme TL, Scardino PT, Thompson TC: Clustered p53 immunostaining: A novel pattern associated with prostate cancer progression. Clinical Cancer Research 2:399-401, 1996.
[90]  Truong LD: as one of 34 participating members: Report of the Third Banff Conference on Allograft Pathology (July 20-24, 1995) on classification and lesion scoring in renal allograft pathology. Transplantation Proceedings 28: 441-444, 1996.
[91]  Truong LD, Petrusevska G, Yang G, Gurpinar T, Shappell S, Lechago J, Rousse D, Suki WN: Cell apoptosis and proliferation in experimental chronic obstructive uropathy: Kidney International 50:200-207, 1996.
[92]  Williams RH, Stapleton AMF, Yang G, Truong LD, Rogers E, Timme TL, Wheeler TM, Scardino PT, Thompson TC: Reduced levels of transforming growth factor (receptor type II in human prostate cancer: An immunohistochemical study. Clinical Cancer Research 2:635-640, 1996.
[93]  Todd D, Yang G, Brown R, Cao J, M, D'Agati V, Thompson T, Truong LD: Apoptosis in renal cell carcinoma detection by in situ end-labeling of fragmented DNA and correlation with other prognostic factors. Human Pathology 27:1012-1017, 1996.
[94]  Timme TL, Yang G, Truong LD, Kadmon D, Park SH, Thompson TC: Transforming growth factor beta-1 localization during mouse prostate morphogenesis and in prostatic growth abnormalities. World Journal of Urology 13:324-328, 1995.
[95]  Stapleton AMF, Williams RH, Timme TL, Yang G, Truong LD, Thompson TC: Human cytomegalovirus is not implicated in benign prostatic hyperplasia: A study using immunohistochemistry and the polymerase chain reaction. J Urol 156:1-4, 1996.
[96]  Liu LW, Truong LD: Morphologic characterization of polyvinyl sponge (Ivalon) breast prosthesis. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 120:876-878, 1996.
[97]  Gurpinar T, Truong LD, Wong HY, Griffith DP: Electromotive drug administration (EMDA) to the urinary bladder: An animal model and preliminary results. Journal of Urology 156:1496-1501, 1996.
[98]  Gilcrease M, Truong LD, Brown R: Correlation of very late activation intergrin and Cd 44 expression with extrarenal invasion and metastasis of renal cell carcinoma. Human Pathology 27:1355-1360, 1996.
[99]  Coroneus E, Barrios R, Olivero J, Truong LD: Fibrillary glomerulonephritis associated with hepatitis C virus infection. Improvement with alpha-interferon treatment. American Journal of Kidney Disease 29:132-135, 1997.
[100]  Coroneos E, Petrusevska G, Varghese F, Truong LD: Focal segmental sclerosis and tubulointerstitial nephritis in a patient with hepatitis C viral infection receiving alpha interferon therapy. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 28: 888-892, 1996.
[101]  Coroneus E, Assouad M, Krishnan B, Truong LD: Obstructive nephropathy causes irreversible renal failure by inducing chronic tubulointerstitial nephritis. Clinical Nephrology 48: 125-128'1997.
[102]  Dobyan DC, Truong LD, Eknoyan G: Renal malakoplakia reappraised. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 22:243-252, 1993.
[103]  Truong LD, Krishnan B, Cao JTH, Barrios R, Suki WN: Renal neoplasm in acquired cystic kidney disease. An in-depth review. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 26:1-2, 1995.
[104]  Truong LD, Foster S, Pindur J, Majesky M, Suki W: Tenascin expression in nephrogenesis and in normal or pathologic glomeruli: Morphologic features and functional implications. Nephron 72:499-506, 1996.
[105]  Truong LD, Shappell S, Solez K: Adhesion molecules as markers for acute cellular rejection of renal allograft. Transplantation Proceedings 28:519-522, 1996.
[106]  Truong LD, Shappell S, Barrios R, Gonzalez J, Suki N, Solez K: Immunohistochemistry and molecular biology markers of renal transplant rejection. Diagnostic applications. Transplantation Reviews 10:187-208, 1996.
[107]  Solez K, von Willebrand E, Truong LD: Adhesion molecules and rejection of renal allografts. Kidney International 51:1476-1480, 1997.
[108]  Faustinella F, Uzoh C, Sheikh-Hamad D, Truong LD, Olivero JJ: Glomerulomegaly and proteinuria in a patient with idiopathic pulmonary hypertension. Journal of American Society of Nephrology 8:1966-1970, 1997.
[109]  Krishnan B, Truong LD, Saleh G, Sirbasku DM, Slawin K: Horseshoe kidney is associated with increased relative risk of primary renal carcinoid. Journal of Urology 157:2059-2066, 1997.
[110]  Golusko P, Moseley S, Truong, LD, Nowicki S, Nowicki B: Development of experimental model of chronic pyelonephritis with Escherichia coli 075:K5:H-bearing Dr. Fimbriae: mutation in the Dra region prevented tubulointerstitial nephritis. Journal of Clinical Investigation 99:1662-1672, 1997.
[111]  Turbat-Herrera EA, Isaac J, Sanders PW, Truong LD, Herrera GA: Integrated expression of light chain-related disease. Modern Pathology 10:485-495, 1997.
[112]  Buchman AL, Truong LD: Colonic metastasis from a primary renal leiomyosarcoma. An unusual cause for gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Southern Medical Journal 90, 1238-1240, 1997.
[113]  Agah R, Kirshenbaum LA, Abdellatif M, Truong LD, Chakraborty S, Michael LH, Schneider MD: Adenoviral delivery of E2F-1 directs cell cycle re-entry by post-mitotic cardiac myocytes in vitro and in vivo. Journal of Clinical Investigation 100:2722-2728, 1997.
[114]  Williams R, Cawood C, Truong LD: Mesoblastic nephroma in the adult population. Expansion of the morphologic spectrum and review of the literature. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 22:827-839, 1998.
[115]  Scott BS, Mendoza LH, Gurpinar T, Wayne Smith C, Suki WN, Truong LD: Lymphocytes are not necessary for the development of renal lesion in chronic obstructive uropathy in SCID mouse and RAG-2 deficient mouse. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 9:1008-1017, 1998.
[116]  Khurana KK, Truong LD, Verani RR: Image Analysis of PCNA expression and immunohistochemical profiles in renal cell carcinoma associated with acquired cystic kidney disease: Comparison to classic renal cell carcinoma. Modern Pathology 11, 339-346, 1998.
[117]  Todd TD, Dhurandhar B, Mody D, Ramzy I, Truong LD: Fine needle aspiration of cystic lesions of the kidney: morphologic spectrum and diagnostic problems in 51 cases. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 111, 317-328, 1999.
[118]  Yang G, Truong LD, Timme T, Chengzhen R, Wheeler T, Park SH, Nasu Y, Scardino PT, Thompson TC: Elevated expression of caveolin is associated with progression in prostate and breast cancer. Clinical Cancer Research 4:1873-1880, 1998.
[119]  Truong LD, Sheikh-Hamad D, Chakraborty S, Suki WN: Cell apoptosis and proliferation in obstructive uropathy. Seminars in Nephrology 18:641-651, 1998.
[120]  Truong LD, Eknoyan G: Tubulointerstitial disease of the kidney. A practical diagnostic approach. Pathology Case Review 4, 169-175, 1998.
[121]  Eknoyan G, Truong LD: Chronic tubulointerstitial diseases. In Atlas of Diseases of Kidney, Volume II, edited by Schrier R. Current Medicine, Philadelphia, 1999.
[122]  Trimarchi HM, Truong LD, Brennan S, Gonzalez JM, Suki WN: FK506-induced thrombotic microangiopathy. Report of two cases and review of the literature. Transplantation 67, 539-544, 1999.
[123]  Juarez D, Brown RD, Ostrowski M, Reardon M, Kaplan A, Truong LD: Pheochromocytoma associated with neuroendocrine carcinoma: A new type of composite pheochromocytoma. Archive of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 123, 1274-1279, 1999.
[124]  Finch C, Davis R, Truong LD: Extensive lipomatous metaplasia in bilateral renonodular adrenocortical hyperplasia. Archive of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 123, 167-169, 1999.
[125]  Truong LD, Todd TD, Dhurandhar B, Mody D, Ramzy I: Fine needle aspiration of renal masses: analysis of results and diagnostic problems in 113 cases. Diagnostic Cytopathology 20, 339-349, 1999.
[126]  Trimarchi HM, Gonzalez JM, Truong LD, Brenman S, Suki WN: Focal segmental glandular sclerosis in a 32 year-old kidney allograph. Nephron, 82, 270-273, 1999.
[127]  Krishnan B, Truong LD: Prostatic adenocarcinoma diagnosed by urinary cytology. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 11, 29-34, 2000.
[128]  Lankford KL, Ramzy I, Truong LD, Reddy V, Green L, Kliuskin L, Spitz DJ, Gattuso P: Utilization of FNA in the diagnosis of metastatic tumors to the kidney. Diagnostic Cytopathology 21, 35-38, 1999.
[129]  Khurana KK, Ramzy I, Truong LD: P53 immunolocalization in cell block preparation of squamous lesion of the neck: an adjunct to fine needle aspiration diagnosis of malignancy. Archive of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 123, 421-425, 1999.
[130]  Smith VC, Boone TB, Truong LD: Collagen polyp of the urinary tract: A report of two cases. Modern Pathology 12, 1090-1093, 1999.
[131]  Baranowska-Daca E, Choi YJ, Sheth A, Cartwight J, Truong LD: Nephrotic syndrome associated with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus and membranous glomerulonephritis in remission. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 34: E22, 1999
[132]  Scott BS, Mendoza LH, Gurpinar T, Wayne Smith C, Suki WN, Truong LD: The role of adhesion molecules in chronic obstructive uropathy. Upregulation of tubular cell intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1). Nephron 85, 156-166, 2000.
[133]  Yang G, Truong LD, Wheeler TM, Thompson TC: Caveolin-1 expression in clinically confined human prostate cancer: a novel prognostic marker. Cancer Research 59.5719-5723, 1999.
[134]  Smith VC, Edward RA, Goldfarb RA, Kadmon D, Cagle P, Truong LD: Unilocular retroperitoneal cyst of mesothelial origin presenting as a renal mass, a report of two cases of a new entity. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 124, 766-769, 2000.
[135]  Nogueira M, Cartwight J Jr, Horn K, Doe N, Shapell S, Barrios R, Coroneos E, Truong LD: Thin Basement membrane disease with heavy proteinuria or nephrotic syndrome at presentation. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 35, E15, 2000.
[136]  Choi YJ, Baranowska-Daca E, Nguyen V, Koji T, Ballantyne CM, Sheikh-Hamad D, Suki WN, Truong LD: Mechanism of chronic obstructive uropathy: Increased expression of apoptotic-promoting molecules. Kidney International 58: 1481-91, 2000
[137]  Sheihk-Hamad D, Youker K, Truong LD, Nielsen S, Entman ML: Osmotically relevant membrane signaling complex: Association between HB-EGF, beta (1) intergrin and CD9 in mTAL. American Journal of Physiology, Cell Physiology 279, C136-146, 2000.
[138]  Witte DA, Chen I, Brady J, Ramzy I, Truong LD, Ostrowski ML: Crytococcal osteomyelitis. Report of a case with aspiration biopsy of a humeral lesion with radiologic features of malignancy. Acta Cytologica 44: 815-818, 2000.
[139]  Ostrowski ML, Johnson ME, Truong LD, Hicks MJ, Smith FE, Spjut HJ: Malignant chondroblastoma presenting as a recurrent pelvic tumor with DNA aneuplody and p53 mutation as supportive evidence of malignancy. Skeletal Radiology 28: 644-650, 1999.
[140]  Absher KJ, Witte DA, Truong LD, Ramzi I, Mody DR, Ostrowski ML: Aspiration biopsy of osseous metastasis of retroperitoneal paragangloma: cytologic features and differential diagnostic considerations. Acta Cytologica 45:249-253, 2001.
[141]  Choi Y-J, Mendoza L, Rha S-J, Sheihk Hamad D, Baranowska-Daca E, Nguyen V, Smith CW, Nassar G, Suki WN, Truong LD: The role of p53-dependent activation of caspases in chronic obstructive uropathy, evidence from p53 mutant mice. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 12: 983-92, 2001.
[142]  Truong LD, Y-J Choi, CC Tsao, Ayala G, Sheihk-Hamad D, Nassar G, Suki WN: Renal cell apoptosis. The roles of caspases. Kidney International 60, 924-934, 2001
[143]  Charney DA, Nassar G, Truong LD, Nadasdy T: " Pauci-Immune" proliferative and necrotizing glomerulonephritis with thrombotic microangiopathy in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus-like syndrome. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 35: 1193-206, 2000.
[144]  Absher KJ, Truong LD, Khurana KK, Ramzy I: Parathyroid cytology: avoiding diagnostic pitfalls. Head and Neck 24: 157-64, 2002.
[145]  Baranowska-Daca E, Choi Y-J, Barrios R, Nassar G, Suki WN, Truong LD: Non-lupus nephitides in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. A comprehensive clinicopathologic study and review of literature. Human Pathology 2001, 32:1125-1135.
[146]  McGregor DK, Khurana KK, Cao C, Tsao CC, Ayala G, Krishnan B, Ro JY, Lechago J, Truong LD: Diagnosing primary and metastatic renal cell carcinoma. The use of the monoclonal antibody "Renal Cell Carcinoma Marker". American Journal of Surgical Pathology 25, 1485-1492, 2001.
[147]  Buchman AL, Neely M, Grossie B, Truong LD, Lykissa E, Ahn C: Organ heavy-metal accumulation during parenteral nutrition is associated with pathologic abnormalities in rats. Nutrition 17: 600-606, 2001.
[148]  Choi YJ, Chakraborty S, Nguyen V, Nguyen C, Kim BK, Shim SI, Suki WN, Truong LD: Peritubular capillary loss is associated with chronic tubulointerstitial injury in human kidney: Altered expression of vascular endothelial growth factor. Human Pathology. 2000; 31:1491-1497.
[149]  Krishnan B, Truong LD: Renal epithelial neoplasms: The diagnostic implications of electron microscopy in fifty-five cases. Human Pathology 33: 68-79, 2002.
[150]  Truong LD, Caraway N, Ngo T, Laucirica R, Katz, R, Ramzy I: Renal lymphoma. The diagnostic and therapeutic roles of fine needle aspiration. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 115: 249-253, 2001.
[151]  Kang DH, Kanellis J, Hugo C, Truong L, Anderson S, Kerjaschki D, Schreiner GF, Johnson RJ: Role of the microvascular endothelium in progressive renal disease. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 13:806-16, 2002.
[152]  Truong LD, Baranowska-Daca E, Ly Peter, Tsao CC, Zafarmand AA, Suki WN: The remission of post-transplant nephrotic syndrome. Clinicopathologic characterization. American Journal of Transplantation 2: 975-982, 2002.
[153]  Sheikh-Hamad D, Nadkarni V, Choi YJ, Truong LD, Wideman C, Hodjati R, Gabbay KH: Cyclosporine A inhibits the adaptive responses to hypertonicity: a potential mechanism of nephrotoxicity. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 12:2732-41, 2001.
[154]  Zafarmand AA, Baranowska-Daca E, Ly Peter, Tsao CC, Zafarmand AA, Y-J Choi, Suki WN, Truong LD: De novo minimal change disease associated with post-transplant nephrotic syndrome. A report of five cases and review of the literature. Clinical Transplantation 16, 350-61, 2002
[155]  Kang D-H, Nakagawa T, Feng L, Mazzali M, Han L, Truong L, Harris R, Johnson R: A role of uric acid in the progression of renal diseases. American Journal of Nephrology 13: 2888-97, 2002.
[156]  Mai H, Sheikh-Hamad D, Herrera GA, Gu X, Truong LD: Immunoglobulin heavy chain can be amyloidogenic. Morphologic characterization including immunoelectron miscroscopy. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 27, 541-545, 2003.
[157]  Saikali J, Truong LD, Suki WN: Sirolimus may promote thrombotic micrabgiopathy. Report a case and review of literature. American Journal of Transplantation 3: 299-30, 2003.
[158]  Truong LD, Ostrowski ML, Choi Y-J, Ramzy I: The many faces of renal lymphomas. Pathology Case Review 5, 116-125, 2000.
[159]  Gu X, Barrios R, J Cartwright, Font RL, Truong LD, Herrera GA: Light chain crystal deposition as a manifestation of plasma cell dyscrasia. The role of immunoelectron miscroscopy. Human Pathology 34, 270-277, 2003
[160]  Krishnan B, Truong LD: Hyalin globules in renal cell carcinoma. (Letter to the Editors) In press, Human Pathology.
[161]  D'Agati VD, Appel GB, Markowitz GS, Truong LD, Sesshan S, Un Kim D, Sacchi G: Fibrillary Glomerulonephritis. Defining the Disease Spectrum. In Monoclonal Gammopathy and the Kidney. Edited by Aucouturier et al. Kluver Academic Publisher, 2002.
[162]  Khurana KK, Truong LD., Baloch ZW, Knutson D, LiVolsi VA: CK-19 Immunolocalization in cell block preparation of thyroid aspirates: An adjunct to fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of papillary thyroid carcinoma. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 127:579-83, 2003.
[163]  Cao G, Yang G, Terry L. Timme TL, Saika T, Truong LD, Satoh T, Goltsov A, Park SH, Men T, Kusaka N, Tian W, Ren C, Wang H, Kadmon D, Cai WW, Chinault AC, Boone TB, Bradley A, Thompson TC: Targeted inactivation of caveolin-1 suppressed renal calcium absorption and leads to hypercalciuria and urolithiasis. American Journal of Pathology 162:1241-1248, 2003
[164]  Truong LD, Y-J Choi, Ayala G. Amato R, Shen S, Krishnan B: Renal cystic neoplasms and renal neoplasms associated with renal cystic diseases. Pathogenetic and molecular links. Advances in Diagnostic Pathology 10:135-59, 2003.
[165]  Krishnan B, Lechago J, Ayala G, Truong LD: Intra-operative consultation for renal lesions. Utilities and diagnostic pitfalls in 324 cases, American Journal of Clinical Pathology 120: 528-35, 2003.
[166]  Li J, Huang XU, Zhu HJ, Mu W, Oldfield M, Cooper M, Truong LD, Johnson R, Lan HY: Smad signaling is a central pathway of diabetic renal and vascular scarring FASEB Journal 18: 176-78, 2004..
[167]  Huang XR, Chen WY, Truong LD, Lan HL. Chymase is upregulated in diabeticnephropathy: Implication for an alternative pathway of angiotensin-II mediated diabetic and renal disease. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 14: 1738-47, 2003.
[168]  Newaz MA, Yousefipour Z, Hercule H, Truong LD, Oyekan A. Chronic endopeptidase inhibition in DOCA_salt hypertension. Mechanism of cardiovascular protection. Clinical and Experimental Hypertension 25, 335-347, 2003
[169]  Taneda S, Hudkins KL, Topouzis S, Gilbertson DG, Ophascharoensuk V, Truong LD, Johnson RJ, and Charles E. Alpers CE. Obstructive uropathy in mice and humans: Potential role for PDGF-D in the progression of tubulointerstitial injury. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 14: 2544-55, 2003.
[170]  Granville L, Chirala M, Cernoch P, Ostrowski M, Truong LD. Fungal sinusitis. Histologic spectrum and correlation with culture. Human Pathology 35: 474-481, 2004.
[171]  Shen SS, Amato R, Truong LD. Renal cell carcinoma: Histologic classification and Molecular alterations. Recent Research Development. Human Pathology 1: 101-112, 2003
[172]  Sheikh-Hamad D, Cacini W, Buckley AR, Isacc J, Truong LD, Tsao CC, Kishore BK. Cellular and molecular studies on cisplastin-induced apoptotic cell death in rat kidney. Archives of Toxicology 78: 147-155, 2004
[173]  Kanellis J, Bick R, Garcia G, Truong LD, Tsao CC, Poindexter B, Feng L, Johnson R, Sheikh-Hamad D: Stanniocalcin-1, an inhibitor of macrophage chemotaxis and chimokinesis. American Journal of Physiology, Renal Physiology 286: F356-362, 2004
[174]  Paueksakon P, Shaya M, Harper R, Hicks J, Truong LD, Goodman JC, Powell SZ. Local cryoglobulin deposition in primary central nervous system lymphoma. Human Pathology 34: 720-724, 2003
[175]  Yakupoglu U, Baranowska-Daca E, Rosen D, Barrios R, Suki WN, Truong LD. Post-transplant nephrotic syndrome: a comprehensive clinicopathologic study. Kidney International 65, 2360-2370, 2004.
[176]  Truong LD, Yakupoglu U, Feig D, Hicks J, Cartwight J, Suki WN. Calcium Oxalate deposition in renal allografts. Morphologic spectrum and clinical implications. American Journal of Transplantation 4, 1338-1344, 2004
[177]  Wamsley-Davis A, Padda R, Truong LD, Tsao CC, Zhang P, Sheikh-Hamad D. AT1A-mediated activation of kidney JNK1 and SMAD2 in obstructive uropathy: Preservation of kidney tissue mass using Candesartan. American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology 287, F474-480, 2004
[178]  Yakupoglu U, Baranowska-Daca E, Suki WN, Truong LD. New aspects of posttransplant nephrotic syndrome: clinicopathologic correlations with outcomes. Transplant Proc. 2004; 36: 139-43.
[179]  Soltero L, Carbajal H, Sarkissian N, Khan A-J, Brennan S, Gonzalez M, Truong LD, Suki NW. Truncated dose regimen of daclizumab for acute rejection prevention in kidney transplant recipients: A single center experience. Transplantation 78, 1560-1563, 2004.
[180]  Sule N, Yakupoglu U, Shen S, Krishnan B, Yang W, Sheik-Hamad D, Lerner S, Truong LD. Calcium oxalate deposition in renal cell carcinoma associated with acquired cystic kidney disease. A comprehensive study. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 29, 443-451, 2005
[181]  Grantville LA, Ostrowski ML, Truong LD, Shen S. Unusual morphology in an otherwise class renal cell carcinoma. Archives of Pathology& Laboratory Medicine 129, e49-50, 2005
[182]  Shen SS, Krishnan B, Chirala R, Amato RJ, Truong LD. Kidney-specific cadherin , a specific marker for the distal portion of the nephron and related renal neoplasms Modern Pathology 18, 933-940, 2005
[183]  Wang W, Huang XR, Li AG, Liu F, Li JH, Truong LD, Wang XJ, Lan HY. Signaling mechanism of TGF-{beta}1 in prevention of renal inflammation: Role of Smad7. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 16: 1371-1383, 2005
[184]  Chandan VS, Truong LD, Khurana KK. The utility of B72.3, carcinoembryonic antigen, and Leu M-1 in cell blocks. Cancer 105, 246-52, 2005.
[185]  Li P, Garcia GE, Xia Y, Wu W, Gersch C, Park PW, Truong LD , Wilson CB, Johnson Feng L. Blocking of MCP-1 with an Antibody or MCP-1 Receptor antagonist during tubulointerstitial nephritis resulted in delayed neutrophil clearance. American Journal of Pathology 167: 637-649, 2005
[186]  Ramanathan V, Suki WN, Rosen D, Truong LD. Chronic allograft nephropathy and nephrotic range proteinuria. Clin Transplant 19:413-7, 2005.
[187]  Truong LD, B Krishnan, Shen S: Intraoperative pathology consultation foe kidney and urinary bladder specimens: Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 129: 1585-1601, 2005
[188]  Gonlusen G Akgun H, Ertan A, Olivero J, Truong LD: Renal failure and nephrocalcinosis associated with oral sodium phosphate bowel cleasing: Clinical patterns and renal biopsy findings Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 130: 101-106, 2006
[189]  Nguyen PV, Merzein J, Patel R, Truong LD, Ramanathan V. Acute renal failure after liposuction Renal Failure 27: 787-90, 2005
[190]  Shahar KH, Carpenter LS, Jorgensen J, Truong LD, Baker K, Teh BS. Role of radiation therapy n patients with primary pancreatic lymphoma Clinical Lymphoma Myeloma 6: 143-145, 2005
[191]  Long DA, Newaz MA, Prabhakar SS, Price KL, Truong LD, Feng L, Mu W, Oyekan AO, Johnson RJ. Loss of nitric oxide and endothelial-derived hyperpolarizing factor-mediated responses in aging. Kidney International 68: 2154-63, 2005
[192]  Arends J, Wu J, Borillo J, Truong LD, Zhou C, Vigneswaran N, Lou Y-H. T cell epitope mimicry in anti-glomerular basement membrane disease. The Journal of Imunology 176:1252-1258, 2006.
[193]  Shen SS, Muezzinoglu B, Truong LD, Lerner SP, Wheeler TM. Prostatic involvement by urothelial carcinoma in patients with bladder cancer: patterns and significance. Human Pathology 37: 726-34, 2006
[194]  Akgun H, Gonlusen G, Cartwight J, Jr, Suki WN, Truong LD. Are gadolinium-based contrast media nephrotoxic? A renal biopsy study. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Arch Pathol Lab Med 130, 1354-7, 2006.
[195]  Gonlusen G, Truong A, Shen SS, Adrogue HE, Ramanathan V, Truong LD. Granulomatous pyelitis associated with urinary obstruction. A comprehensive clinicopathologic study. Modern Pathology 19:1130-8, 2006
[196]  Adrogue HE, Soltero L, Land GA, Ramanathan V, Truong LD, Suki WN. Immunoglobulin therapy for plasma cell-rich rejection in the renal allograft. Transplantation 82, 567-9. 2006
[197]  Wang W, Huang XR, Canlas E, Oka K, Truong LD, Deng C, Bhowmick NA, Ju W, Bottinger EP, Lan HY. Essential role of Smad3 in angiotensin II-induced vascular fibrosis. Circulation Research 98:1032-9, 2006.
[198]  Koka V, Wang W, Huang XR, Kim-Mitsuyama S, Truong LD, Lan HY. Advanced glycation end products activate a chymase-dependent angiotensin II-generating pathway in diabetic complications. Circulation 113: 1353-60, 2006
[199]  Garcia GE, Truong LD, Li P, Zhang P, Johnson R J, Wilson CB, and Feng L. Inhibition of CXCL16 attenuates inflammatory and progressive phases of anti-glomerular basement membrane antibody-associated glomerulonephritis. American Journal of Patholology 170:1485-96, 2007.
[200]  Chakraborty A, Brooks H, Smith W, Bick R, Zhang P, Truong LD, Poindexter B, Lan H, Elbjeirami W, Sheikh-Hamad D. Stanniocalcin-1 regulates endothelial gene expression and modulates trans-endothelial migration of leukocytes. American Journal of Physiology 292: F895-904, 2007.
[201]  Shen SS, Ro JY, Tamboli P, Truong LD, Zhai J, Jung SJ, Tibbs RG, Odornez N, Ayala AG. Mucinous tubular and spindle cell carcinoma of kidney: a variant of papillary renal cell carcinoma with spindle cell features. Annals of Diagnostic Pathology 11:13-21, 2007.
[202]  Shen SS, Truong LD, Ayala AG, Ro JY. Recently described and emphasized entities of renal neoplasms. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 13: 1234-43, 2007.
[203]  Akgun H, Ozcan A, Chirala M, Zhai J, Shen S, Suki W, Truong LD. Lymphoid cell proliferation in renal transplants biologic and diagnostic implications. Clinical Transplantation 21:472-80, 2007.
[204]  Ozcan A, Shen SS, Zhai J, Truong LD. Expression of GLUT1 in Primary Renal Tumors: Morphologic and Biologic Implications. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 128:245-54, 2007.
[205]  Truong LD, Barrios R, Gaber L. Antibody-mediated renal transplant rejection. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 131:120-8, 2007
[206]  Yousefipour Z, Hercule H, Truong L, Oyekan A, Newaz M. Ciglitazone, a PPAR gamma inducer, ameliorates renal pre-glomerular production and activity of angiotensin II and TxA2 in glycerol-induced acute renal failure. Journal of Pharmacolic Experimental Therapy 322:461-8, 2007.
[207]  Cheng J, Zhang J, Zhang L, Zhang P, Truong LD, Mousa SA , Boriek MA, Du J Mechanical stretch suppresses Ox-LDL-induced apoptosis in vascular smooth muscle cells by upregulating integrin αVβ3 and stabilization of PINCH-1. Journal of Biological Chemistry 282: 34268-75, 2007
[208]  Garcia GE, Truong LD, Li P, Zhang P, Du J, Chen JF, Feng L. Adenosine A2A receptor activation and macrophage-mediated experimental glomerulonephritis. FASEB Journal 22, 445-54, 2008.
[209]  Koka V, Huang XR, Chung AC, Wang W, Truong LD, Lan HY. Angiotensin II up-regulates angiotensin 1-converting enzyme (ACE), but down-regulates ACE2 via the AT1-ERK/p38 MAP kinase pathway. American Journal of Pathology 172, 1174-83, 2008
[210]  Bahrami A, Truong LD, Ro JY. Undifferentiated tumor: True identity by immunohistochemistry. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 132: 326-48, 2008
[211]  Yang G, Timme TL, Naruishi K, Fujita T, Fattah el MA, Cao G, Rajocopolan K, Truong LD, Thompson TC. Mice with cav-1 gene disruption have benign stromal lesions and compromised epithelial differentiation. Experimental Molecular Pathology 84, 131-140, 2008
[212]  Jung SJ, Shen SS, Tran T, Jun SY, Truong LD, Ayala AG, Ro JY. Mixed epithelial and stromal tumor of kidney with malignant transformation: report of two cases and review of literature. Human Pathology 2008, 39: 463-8.
[213]  Jung SJ, Ro JY, Truong LD, Ayala AG, Shen SS. Reappraisal of T3N0/NxM0 renal cell carcinoma: significance of extent of fat invasion, renal vein invasion, and adrenal invasion. Human Pathology 2008.
[214]  Bahrami A, Truong LD, Shen SS, Krishnan B. Synchronous renal and adrenal masses: an analysis of 80 cases. Annals of Diagnostic Pathology 2009;13:9-15.
[215]  Ge Y, Luna MA, Cowan DF, Truong LD, Ayala AG. Thyrolipoma and thyrolipomatosis: 5 case reports and historical review of the literature. Annal of Diagnostic Pathology 2009; 13:384-9.
[216]  Newaz M, Ranganna K, Truong L, Oyekan A. Effects of PPARa shRNA on blood pressure and renal injury in the rat following nitric oxide withdrawal and high salt diet. Journal of Hypertension Oct 14, 2009.
[217]  Kim HJ, Shen SS, Ayala AG, Ro JY, Truong LD, Alvarez K, Bridge JA, Gatalica Z, Hagenkord JM, Gonzalez-Berjon JM, Monzon FA. Virtual-karyotyping with SNP microarrays in morphologically challenging renal cell neoplasms: a practical and useful diagnostic modality. American Journal of Surgical Pathology 2009; 33:1276-1286
[218]  Suh JH, Oak T, Ro JY, Truong LD, Ayala AG, Shen SS. Clinicopathologic features of renal cell carcinoma in young adults: a comparison study with renal cell carcinoma in older patients. International Journal Clinical and Experimental Pathology 2009; 2: 489-93.
[219]  Huang L, Garcia G, Lou Y, Zhou Q, Truong LD, DiMattia G, Lan XR, Lan HY, Wang Y, Sheikh-Hamad D. Anti-inflammatory and renal protective actions of stanniocalcin-1 in a model of anti-glomerular basement membrane glomerulonephritis. American Journal of Pathology 2009;174:1368-78.
[220]  Ozcan A, Zhai J, Hamilton C, Shen SS, Ro JY, Krishnan B, Truong LD. PAX-2 in the diagnosis of primary renal tumors: immunohistochemical comparison with renal cell carcinoma marker antigen and kidney-specific cadherin. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2009;131:393-404.
[221]  Truong LD, Shen SS, Park MH, Krishnan B. Diagnosing nonneoplastic lesions in nephrectomy specimens. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2009;133:189-200
[222]  Truong LD, Herrera GA. The evolving revolution of pathology's role in renal medical diseases. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2009;133:178-180
[223]  Dancer JY, Truong LD, Zhai Q, Shen SS. Galectin 3 in renal neoplasms. A diagnostic and possible prognostic marker. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2010, 134:90-94.
[224]  Elbjeirami W M, Truong LD, Wang W, Tawil A, Lutucuta S, Lan HY, Zhang P, Garcia GE, Smith CW. Early differential expression of oncostatin M in obstructive nephropathy Early Differential Expression of Oncostatin M in Obstructive Nephropathy. Journal of Cytokines and Interferon 2010; 30: 513-23.
[225]  Ozcan A, Javed R, Jhai J, Shen SS, Coffey D, Krishnan B, Truong LD.. PAX-2 is a sensitive and specific marker for metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Comparison with renal cell carcinoma marker antigen and kidney-specific cadherin. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2010; 134:121-9.
[226]  Zamin-Khameh N, Quihui Zhai Q, Truong LD. Renal cell carcinoma with calcium oxalate deposition. a distinct type of renal cell carcinoma within the spectrum of renal neoplasms associated with acquired cystic kidney Disease. Pathology Case Review 2010, 15:14-19
[227]  Al-Ghawi H, Asojo OA, Truong LD , Ro JY. Ayala AG, Zhai QJ. Application of immunohistochemistry to the diagnosis of kidney tumors. Immunoprofiles of RCC. Pathology Case Review 2010, 15: 24-27
[228]  Zhai QJ, Ozcan A, Hamilton C, Shen SS, Coffey D, Krishnan B, Truong LD. PAX-2 expression in non-neoplastic, primary neoplastic, and metastatic neoplastic tissue: A comprehensive immunohistochemical study. Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology, 2010;18:323-32.
[229]  Abdellatif A, H. Kadikoy, W. Haque, S. Waris, A. Lakhani, Truong L. True vasculitis in lupus nephritis. Clinical Nephrology 2010, 74:106-112
[230]  Halloush RA, Lavrovskaya E, Mody DR, Lager D, Truong L. Diagnosis and typing of systemic amyloidosis: The role of abdominal fat pad fine needle aspiration biopsy. CytoJournal 2010; 6:24-27
[231]  Brown ML, Chesney PJ, Ault BH, Delos Santos NM, Truong LD, Lohr KM, Myers LK. Fever and rash. Clin Peditr 2008;47:610-614.
[232]  Yang G, Park S, Cao G, Goltsov A, Ren C, Truong LD, Demayo F, Thompson TC. MMTV promoter-regulated caveolin-1 overexpression yields defective parenchymal epithelia in multiple exocrine organs of transgenic mice. Exp Mol Pathol 2010, 89: 9-19
[233]  Harvey AM, Grice B, Hamilton C, Truong LD, Ro JY, Ayala AG, Zhai QJ. Diagnostic utility of P504S/p63 cocktail, prostate-specific antigen, and prostatic acid phosphatase in verifying prostatic carcinoma involvement in seminal vesicles: a study of 57 cases of radical prostatectomy specimens of pathologic stage pT3b. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2010; 134:983-8.
[234]  Cheng J, Truong L, Wu X, Kuhl D, Lang F, Du J. knockout of serum-, glucocorticoid-regulated kinase 1 suppresses the epithelial-mesenchymal transition that follows unilateral ureteral obstruction, Kidney Int 2010; 78: 668-78
[235]  Lewis AL, Truong LD, Zhai QJ. Benign Salivary Gland Tissue Inclusion in a Pulmonary Hilar Lymph Node in a Patient with Invasive Well-Differentiated Adenocarcinoma of the Lung. International Journal of Surgical Pathology. 2011 Jun;19(3):382-5.
[236]  Truong LD, Shen SS. Immunohistochemical diagnosis of renal neoplasms. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 2011; 135:92-109
[237]  Ozcan A, Shen SS, Hamilton C, Anjana K, Coffey D, Krishnan B, Truong LD. PAX-8 expression in non-neoplastic tissue, primary tumors, and metastatic tumors a comprehensive immunohistochemical study. Modern Pathology. 2011, 24:751-64.
[238]  Garcia G, Truong LD, Johnson R, Feng L. Adenosine A2A receptor activation prevents progressive fibrosis in a model of immune-associated chronic inflammation. In press Kidney International.
[239]  Cantley RL, Kapur U, Truong L, Cimbaluk D, Barkan GA, Wojcik E, Gattuso P. Fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of metastatic urothelial carcinoma: A review. Diagn Cytopathol. 2011 Jan 6.
[240]  Sangsiraprapha W, Truong LD, Mandayam S. Antineutrophil cytoplasmic autoantibody-mediated crescentic glomerulonephritis with linear deposition of imunoglobulin g along the glomerular basement membrane. report of two cases Accepted Saudi Journal of Kidney Disease.
[241]  Monzon F, Alvarez K, Peterson L, Truong LD, Amato RJ, Hernandez-McClain J, Tannir N, Parwani AV, Jonasch E. Chromosome 14q loss defines a molecular subtype of clear cell renal cell carcinoma that is associated with poor prognosis. Modern Pathology.
[242]  Wang E-H, Truong LD , Mendoza L, Jung ES, Choi YJ. 28S-ribosomal RNA is superior to glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase as a RNA reference gene in p53-deficient mice with unilateral ureteral obstruction. Experimental and Molecular Pathology 91, 2011, 368–372