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Anita J. Huttner, MD

Anatomic Pathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology, Neuropathology

Affiliated With: Yale Medicine

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Locations

Yale Pathology New Haven, CT 06510

Biography - Anita J. Huttner, MD

Anita Huttner, MD, is a pathologist who specializes in identifying diseases and cancers in the brain. “By looking at tumor cells under a microscope, I can see how they behave, which helps to shed light on their behavior in the brain as soon as they become tumor cells,” Dr. Huttner says.

In addition to her specialty in neuropathology, Dr. Huttner has studied molecular diagnostic pathology. “This means I can incorporate the genetic sequencing results of a brain tumor into my visual analysis of the tumor cells,” she says.

For her research, Dr. Huttner uses stem cells to “recreate the brain’s disorder found in diseases like epilepsy and Alzheimer’s disease.” Even though this research is in the early stages of development, she hopes to find better treatments for brain tumors soon. Dr. Huttner explains that she feels compelled to investigate brain tumors because her father died from one. “I feel for my patients,” she says.

At Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Huttner is an associate professor of pathology.

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Overview

Gender

Female

Specialty

Anatomic Pathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology, Neuropathology

Conditions & Treatments

Lewy Body Disease, Neuromuscular Disease, Pituitary Tumors

Language(s)

English;German

Education & Training

Education

Friedrich-Alexander Universitat;University of Erlangen/Nurnberg Germany

Residency

Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

Fellowship

Harvard Medical School - Brigham & Women's Hospital

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Yale Pathology

20 York Street
East Pavillion 2-068
New Haven, CT 06510

Main (203) 737-5601
Fax (203) 384-3237

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