Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology


  Mary Ann Thompson Arildsen, M.D., Ph.D.



Associate Professor

Dept. of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Director of Hematology


  Contact Information



Office Location:

TVC 4502

Phone: 615-322-3220

Fax: 615-343-7961

E-mail:  mary.ann.thompson@vanderbilt.edu


Campus Mail address:

Pathology Labs/Blood Bank

TVC 4601 (5310)


US Mailing address:

Pathology Labs/Blood Bank

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

TVC 4601

Nashville, TN 37232-5310   







Ph.D., Pennsylvania
M.D., Pennsylvania
B.S., Yale Univ
M.S., Yale Univ



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Thompson, M.A., Stumph, J., Henrickson, S.E., Rosenwald, A., Wang, Q., Olson, S., Brandt, S., Roberts, J., Zhag, X, Shyr, Y., Kinney, M.C.. Differences in patterns of gene expression in ALK-positive and ALK-negative anaplastic large cell lymphomas. Human Pathology, 36, 494, 2005

Yang, G, Khalaf, W, van de Locht, L, Jansen, JH, Gao, M, Thompson, MA, van der Reijden, BA, Gutmann, DH, Delwel, R, Clapp, DW, Hiebert, SW. Transcriptional Repression of the Neurofibromatosis-1 Tumor Suppressor by the t(8;21) Fusion Protein. Mol Cell Biol, 25(14), 5869-79, 2005

Uherova, P, Olson, S, Thompson, MA, Juskevicius, R, Hamilton, KS. Expression of c-FLIP in classic and nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma. Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol, 12(2), 105-10, 2004

Thompson, M.A.. Molecular Genetics of Acute Leukemia. Wintrobes Clinical Hematology, 11th Edition, 2003

King, Dana, Yang, Genyan, Thompson, Mary Ann, Hiebert, Scott W, . Loss of neurofibromatosis-1 and p19(ARF) cooperate to induce a multiple tumor phenotype.. Oncogene, 21, 4978-82, 2002

Chang, L, Thompson, M A, . Activity of the distal positive element of the peripherin gene is dependent on proteins binding to an Ets-like recognition site and a novel inverted repeat site.. J Biol Chem, 271, 6467-75, 1996

Adams, A D, Choate, D M, Thompson, M A, . NF1-L is the DNA-binding component of the protein complex at the peripherin negative regulatory element.. J Biol Chem, 270, 6975-83, 1995