Miroslav Djokic, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Dr. Djokic is a member of the Division of Hematopathology.

Office Location:
Division of Hematopathology
UPMC Presbyterian, G316
University of Pittsburgh
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Contact Information:
Office Telephone: 412-647-5191
Fax: 412-647-6332
Email: djokicm@upmc.edu

Research Interests

Dr. Miroslav Djokic's research focuses on the study of minimal residual disease in acute lymphoblastic leukemia and the use of multiparameter flow cytometry, interphase FISH and molecular assays in diagnosis of myeloid and lymphoproliferative disorders.

Other Information

Medical Director, Bone Marrow Laboratory

Selected Publications

Rollins-Raval M, Pillai R, Warita K, Mitsuhashi-Warita T, Mehta R, Boyiadzis M, Djokic M, Kant JA, Roth CG. CD123 Immunohistochemical Expression in Acute Myeloid Leukemia is Associated With Underlying FLT3-ITD and NPM1 Mutations. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2012 Aug 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Djokic M, Björklund E, Blennow E, Mazur J, Söderhäll S, Porwit A. Overexpression of CD123 correlates with the hyperdiploid genotype in acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Haematologica. 2009 Jul;94(7):1016-9. Epub 2009 May 19.

Rubio CA, Grimelius L, Lindholm J, Hamberg H, Porwit A, Elmberger G, Höög A, Kanter L, Eriksson E, Stemme S, Orrego A, Saft L, Petersson F, De La Torre M, Ekström C, Astrom K, Rundgren A, Djokic M, Chandanos E, Lenander C, Machado M, Nilsson P, Mattsson L. Reliability of the reported size of removed colorectal polyps. Anticancer Res. 2006 Nov-Dec;26(6C):4895-9.

Porwit A and Djokic M. Chapter 31: T-Cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia. In: Hematopathology, Jaffe, ES, Harris NL, Vardiman JW, Campo E, Arber DA, Eds. Sounders, Philadelphia, 2010, pp 513-20.

Djokic M, Contributing Editor. Chapter 15: Hematolymphoid. In Year Book of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 2010. Raab SS, Parwani AV, Bejarano, PA, Bissel MG, Eds. Elsevier, Philadelphia, pp 213-28.

Djokic M, Björklund E, Blennow E, Söderhäll S, Porwit A. Overexpression of CD123 Correlates with the Hyperdiploid Genotype in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Haematologica 2009 Jul; 94(7).

Rubio CA, Grimelius L, Lindholm J, Hamberg H, Porwit A, Elmberger G, Höög A, Kanter L, Eriksson E, Stemme S, Orrego A, Saft L, Petersson F, De La Torre M, Ekström C, Astrom K, Rundgren A, Djokic M, Chandanos E, Lenander C, Machado M, Nilsson P, Mattsson L. Reliability of the reported size of removed colorectal polyps. Anticancer Res. 2006 Nov-Dec; 26(6C):4895-9.

Djokic M, Le Beau MM, Swinnen LJ, Smith SM, Rubin CM, Anastasi J, Carlson KM. Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder Subtypes Correlate With Different Recurring Chromosomal Abnormalities. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2006 Mar; 45(3):313-8.