Daniel Luthringer, MD

Professor of Pathology
Director, Autopsy Service
Director, Cardiac Pathology
Director, Urologic Pathology

Email: daniel.luthringer@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-6623


  • Autopsy Pathology
  • Cardiac Pathology
  • Genitourinary Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: State University of New York Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY
  • Residency: Anatomic Pathology, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Molecular Diagnostic Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Medical Board Certification

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Cytopathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Clinical and pathologic features of cardiac amyloidosis
  • Mechanisms of cellular and antibody mediated rejection and coronary allograft vasculopathy in cardiac transplantation
  • Development and application of tissue biomarkers in urologic malignancies

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Deputy Coroner, Los Angeles County
  • Past Laboratory Director, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Newhall, CA
  • Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching (twice)
  • Patent: Serial #07/820,011. Genetically engineered endothelial cells exhibit enhanced migration and plasminogen activator activity


  • Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute (SOCCI)
  • Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute

Selected Publications

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