Marta I. Minervini, MD
Associate Professor of Pathology

Dr. Minervini is a member of the Division of Transplantation Pathology. She is the presenter of the weekly Small Bowel Conference for our division.
Office Location:
Division of Transplantation Pathology
Department of Pathology
UPMC Montefiore, Room E742
3459 5th Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Contact Information:
Office Phone: 412-647-9504
Fax: 412-647-5237


MD - University of Bari, Italy, 1991

Clinical Expertise

Pathologic evaluation of native, donor and allograft liver, kidney and heart, allograft small intestine pancreas and consult cases

Research Interests

  • Antibody mediated rejection in small bowel transplant
  • Class II MCH expression in liver biopsies

Selected Publications

View Dr. Minervini's publications on PubMed

  • Chiappara G, Gjomarkaj M, Virzý A, Sciarrino S, Ferraro M, Bruno A, Montalbano AM, Vitulo P, Minervini MI, Pipitone L, Pace E.: The role of p21 Waf1/Cip1 in large airway epithelium in smokers with and without COPD. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2013 Apr 29.
  • Fontes P, Marsh WJ, Vodovotz Y, Lopez R, Van der Plaats A, Minervini M, Scott V,Soltys K, Shiva S, Paranjpe S, Venkataramanan R, Handler G, Sadowsky D, Barclay D, Zamora R, Stolz D, Demetris A, Michalopoulos G: Liver preservation with machine perfusion and a newly developed cell-free oxygen carrier solution under subnormothermic conditions. Am J Transplant. 2015 Feb;15(2):381-94. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12991. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed, PMID: 25612645.