Sharathkumar Bhagavathi, MBBS, MD

Portrait
Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office
6227B Roy Carver Pavilion
319-678-8197

Education

SG Junior College
MBBS, Medicine, MR Medical College
MD, Pathology, J.N. Medical College
Resident, AP/CP, William Beaumont Hospital
Fellow, Hematopathology, Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellow, Molecular Genetic Pathology, University of Alabama
Postdoctoral Fellow, Lymphoma, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Licensure and Certifications

State of Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine
American Board of Molecular Genetic Pathology
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Certification - American Board of Pathology

Publications

Johnson-Farley, N., Veliz, J., Bhagavathi, S. & Bertino, J. R. (2015). ABT-199, a BH3 mimetic that specifically targets Bcl-2, enhances the antitumor activity of chemotherapy, bortezomib and JQ1 in "double hit" lymphoma cells. Leukemia & lymphoma, 56(7), 2146-52. PMID: 25373508.

Iqbal, J., Shen, Y., Huang, X., Liu, Y., Wake, L., Liu, C., Deffenbacher, K., Lachel, C. M., Wang, C., Rohr, J., Guo, S., Smith, L. M., Wright, G., Bhagavathi, S., Dybkaer, K., Fu, K., Greiner, T. C., Vose, J. M., Jaffe, E., Rimsza, L., Rosenwald, A., Ott, G., Delabie, J., Campo, E., Braziel, R. M., Cook, J. R., Tubbs, R. R., Armitage, J. O., Weisenburger, D. D., Staudt, L. M., Gascoyne, R. D., McKeithan, T. W. & Chan, W. C. (2015). Global microRNA expression profiling uncovers molecular markers for classification and prognosis in aggressive B-cell lymphoma. Blood, 125(7), 1137-45. PMID: 25498913.

Li, S., Seegmiller, A. C., Lin, P., Wang, X. J., Miranda, R. N., Bhagavathi, S. & Medeiros, L. J. (2015). B-cell lymphomas with concurrent MYC and BCL2 abnormalities other than translocations behave similarly to MYC/BCL2 double-hit lymphomas. Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 28(2), 208-17. PMID: 25103070.

Jamal, S. E., Li, S., Bajaj, R., Wang, Z., Kenyon, L., Glass, J., Pang, C. S., Bhagavathi, S., Peiper, S. C. & Gong, J. Z. (2014). Primary central nervous system Epstein-Barr virus-positive diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the elderly: a clinicopathologic study of five cases. Brain tumor pathology, 31(4), 265-73. PMID: 24399201.

Bhagavathi, S., Fu, K. (2014). Primary lymphoma of bone: a review. Seminars in diagnostic pathology, 31(1), 48-52. PMID: 24680182.

Liu, C., Iqbal, J., Teruya-Feldstein, J., Shen, Y., Dabrowska, M. J., Dybkaer, K., Lim, M. S., Piva, R., Barreca, A., Pellegrino, E., Spaccarotella, E., Lachel, C. M., Kucuk, C., Jiang, C. S., Hu, X., Bhagavathi, S., Greiner, T. C., Weisenburger, D. D., Aoun, P., Perkins, S. L., McKeithan, T. W., Inghirami, G. & Chan, W. C. (2013). MicroRNA expression profiling identifies molecular signatures associated with anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Blood, 122(12), 2083-92. PMID: 23801630.

Bertino, J. R., Lubin, M., Johnson-Farley, N., Chan, W. C., Goodell, L. & Bhagavathi, S. (2012). Lack of expression of MTAP in uncommon T-cell lymphomas. Clinical lymphoma, myeloma & leukemia, 12(5), 306-9. PMID: 23040436.

Iqbal, J., Shen, Y., Liu, Y., Fu, K., Jaffe, E. S., Liu, C., Liu, Z., Lachel, C. M., Deffenbacher, K., Greiner, T. C., Vose, J. M., Bhagavathi, S., Staudt, L. M., Rimsza, L., Rosenwald, A., Ott, G., Delabie, J., Campo, E., Braziel, R. M., Cook, J. R., Tubbs, R. R., Gascoyne, R. D., Armitage, J. O., Weisenburger, D. D., McKeithan, T. W. & Chan, W. C. (2012). Genome-wide miRNA profiling of mantle cell lymphoma reveals a distinct subgroup with poor prognosis. Blood, 119(21), 4939-48. PMID: 22490335.

Bouska, A., Bhagavathi, S., Iqbal, J., William, B. M. & Chan, W. C. (2012). Follicular Lymphoma: Recent Advances. In J. Tao , E. Sotomayor (Eds.) Hematologic Cancers: From Molecular Pathobiology to Targeted Therapeutics. Springer.

Bhagavathi, S., Micale, M. A., Douglas-Nikitin, V., Ballouz, S., Neumann, K. & Blenc, A. M. (2011). Composite biclonal marginal zone lymphoma of lung and chronic lymphocytic leukemia: pathologic, phenotypic, cytogenetic, and molecular study. International journal of surgical pathology, 19(3), 377-81. PMID: 19372083.

Chiu, A., Czader, M., Cheng, L., Hasserjian, R. P., Wang, M., Bhagavathi, S., Hyjek, E. M., Al-Ahmadie, H., Knowles, D. M. & Orazi, A. (2011). Clonal X-chromosome inactivation suggests that splenic cord capillary hemangioma is a true neoplasm and not a subtype of splenic hamartoma. Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc, 24(1), 108-16. PMID: 20852592.

Bhagavathi, S., Czader, M. (2010). MicroRNAs in benign and malignant hematopoiesis. Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine, 134(9), 1276-81. PMID: 20807046.

Bhagavathi, S., Blenc, A. M., Amin, M., Nikitin, V. D., Patel, M. C., Warren, S. & Malhotra, R. K. (2010). Primary cutaneous large B-cell lymphoma shows activation of nuclear factor kappa B and low incidence of Epstein-Barr virus. The American Journal of dermatopathology, 32(5), 439-41. PMID: 20571344.

Bhagavathi, S., Fu, K. (2009). Primary bone lymphoma. Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine, 133(11), 1868-71. PMID: 19886726.

Bhagavathi, S., Micale, M. A., Les, K., Wilson, J. D., Wiggins, M. L. & Fu, K. (2009). Primary bone diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: clinicopathologic study of 21 cases and review of literature. The American journal of surgical pathology, 33(10), 1463-9. PMID: 19675454.

Bhagavathi, S. (2009). Role of reactive perivascular lymphocytic infiltrate in primary central nervous system lymphoma. (Vols. 55). (4), pp. 240-1. Journal of postgraduate medicine. PMID: 20083867.

Bhagavathi, S., Gu, K., Loberiza, F. R., Bast, M., Vose, J. M. & Weisenburger, D. D. (2009). Does a diffuse growth pattern predict for survival in patients with low-grade follicular lymphoma?. Leukemia & lymphoma, 50(6), 900-3. PMID: 19504394.

Bhagavathi, S., Chang, C. H. (2009). Multicentric basaloid carcinoma of lung clinically mimicking metastatic carcinoma: a case report. International journal of surgical pathology, 17(1), 68-71. PMID: 18480394.

Bhagavathi, S., Fu, K. (2009). Primary Bone Lymphoma and BCL6: Correspondence (Letter to editor). (Vols. 131). pp. 144. American Journal of Clinical Pathology.

Bhagavathi, S., Wilson, J. D. (2008). Primary central nervous system lymphoma. Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine, 132(11), 1830-4. PMID: 18976024.

Bhagavathi, S., Borromeo, V., Desai, H. & Crisan, D. (2008). Case report and literature review: a rare patient with chronic myeloid leukemia and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Annals of clinical and laboratory science, 38(4), 405-9. PMID: 18988937.

Bhagavathi, S., Greiner, T. C., Kazmi, S. A., Fu, K., Sanger, W. G. & Chan, W. C. (2008). Extranodal marginal zone lymphoma of the dura mater with IgH/MALT1 translocation and review of literature. Journal of hematopathology, 1(2), 131-7. PMID: 19669212.

Bhagavathi, S., Sharathkumar, A., Hunter, S., Sung, L., Kanhere, R., Venturina, M. D. & Wilson, J. D. (2008). Activated B-cell immunophenotype might be associated with poor prognosis of primary central nervous system lymphomas. Clinical neuropathology, 27(1), 13-20. PMID: 18257470.