Mercury Y. Lin, MD

Assistant Professor, Pathology
Attending Pathologist

Phone: 310-967-3801


  • Renal Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA
  • Fellowship: Renal Pathology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Medical Board Certifications

  • Anatomic PathologyClinical Pathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Ultrastructural abnormalities as prognostic indicators in diabetic nephropathy
  • Diagnosis and management of idiopathic membranous nephropathy
  • Clinical laboratory regulation and process improvement

Professional Activities and Awards

  • CAP laboratory accreditation inspector


  • Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Center

Selected Publications

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