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Yanhua Li, MD


Yanhua Li, MD



Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-3238

Email: yanhua.li@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Educational Background:


MS, Beijing University School of Medicine, Beijing, China, 1985


MD, Beijing University School of Medicine, Beijing, China, 1982


Residency (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology), University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, 2000


Residency (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology), Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, New York, 2003


Fellowship (Surgical Pathology), University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, 2004


Fellowship (Transfusion Medicine), Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, 2005

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clinical Interests:

  • Transfusion medicine

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research Interests:

  • Therapeutic apheresis
  • Immunohematology

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board certification(s):

  • Certified, Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine
  • Certified, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

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professional affiliations:


  • Member, American Association of Blood Banks (AABB)
  • Member, American Society for Apheresis (ASFA)
  • Member, College of American Pathologists (CAP)
  • Member, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)

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Li Y, Ayata G, Baker SP, Banner BF:  Cholangitis: A Histologic Classification Based on Patterns of Injury in Liver Biopsies. Pathology – Research and Practice 201(2005): 565-572


Chen L, Li Y, Gebre W, Lin JH:  Myocardial and Cerebral Infarction due to Nonbacterial Thrombotic Endocarditis as an Initial Presentation of Pancreatic Adenocarcinom.  Arch Pathol Lab Med.  128(11):1307-1308, 2004


Chen L, Li Y, Lin JH:  Intraneural Perineurioma in a Child with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome.  J. Pedia Surg.  40(2):E5, 2005


Li Y, Muench A, McGregor DH and Wiegmann T. B:  Cerebral, Myocardial and Cutaneous Ischemic Necrosis Associated with Calcific Emboli from Aortic and Mitral Valve Calcification in a Patient with End-stage Renal Disease.  Clinical Nephrology 57:468-473, 2002


Mabuchi K, Li Y, Carlo A, Wang C.-L. A, Graceffa P:  Caldesmon Exhibits a Clustered Distribution along Individual Chicken Gizzard Native Thin Filaments.  J. of Muscle Research and Cell Motility 22:77-90, 2001


Li Y, Zhuang S, Guo H, Mabuchi K and Wang C-L A:  The Major Myosin Binding Site of Caldesmon Resides Near Its N-Terminal Extreme.  J. Biological Chemistry 275:10989-10994, 2000


Xie Y, Li Y, Zhang Q, Wang C.-L. A and Streilein JW:  Haptoglobin is a Natural Regulator of Langerhans Cell Function in The Skin.  J. of Dermatological Science 24:25-37, 2000


Lee Y, Gallant C, Guo H, Li Y, Wang C.-L. A and Morgan KG:  Regulation of Vascular Smooth Muscle Tone by N-Terminal Region of Caldesmon: Possible Role of Tethering Actin to Myosin.  J. Biological Chemistry 275:3213-3210, 2000


Mabuchi K, Li Y, Tao T and Wang C.-L. A:  Immunocytochemical Localization of Caldesmon and Calponin in Chicken Gizzard Smooth Muscle. J. Muscle Research and Cell Motility 17:243 - 260, 1996


Li Y, Guo M and Gu Z:  A Survey of Methods Used to Judge the Effectiveness of Treatment for Sudden Deafness.  J. Beijing Med. Univ. 29:73-75, 1989.


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