Jennelle Hodge, PhD, FACMG

Associate Professor of Pathology
Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences


Email: jennelle.hodge@csmc.edu
Phone: 310-423-2159


Education and Training

  • Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI; PhD, Pathology
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship in Cytogenetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship in Molecular Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA


Medical Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, Cytogenetics
  • Board Certified, Molecular Genetics


Clinical and Research Interests

  • Development and implementation of innovative technologies for molecular and cytogenomic clinical diagnostics
  • Mining of genomic data for genotype and phenotype correlation
  • Genetics of solid tumors, particularly prostate cancer and uterine neoplasms


Awards and Activities

  • Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics status granted
  • Moderator, ASHG platform session


Selected Publications

  • Hodge JC, Mitchell E, Pillalamarri V, Toler TL, Bartel F, Kearney HM, Zou YS, Tan W-H, Hanscom C, Kirmani S, Hanson RR, Skinner SA, Rogers C, Everman DB, Boyd E, Mullegama SV, Keelean-Fuller D, Powell CM, Elsea SH, Morton CC, Gusella JF, DuPont B, Chaubey A, Lin AE, Talkowski ME. Disruption of MBD5 contributes to a spectrum of psychopathology and neurodevelopmental abnormalities. Mol Psych.In Press.
  • Hodge JC, Pearce KE, Wang X, Wiktor AE, Oliveria AM, Greipp, PR. FISH for TFE3 rearrangement in Xp11.2 renal cell carcinoma and alveolar soft part sarcoma: Validation and extensive clinical experience. Modern Pathol. In Press.
  • Hodge JC, Pearce KE, Clayton AC, Taran FA, Stewart EA. Uterine cellular leiomyomata with chromosome 1p deletions represent a distinct entity. Am J Obstet Gynecol.In Press.
  • Sciallis AP, Bedroske PP, Sukov WR, Keeney GL, Hodge JC, Bell DA. Endometrial stromal sarcomas with high-grade components: A clinicopathological study of a group of tumors with heterogeneous morphological and genetic features. Am J Surg Pathol.In Press.

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