Scholarly Journals--Submitted

  • Effects of glycosylated hemoglobin on neutrophilic phagocytic functions Submitted to Journal of Diabetes and Endocrinology (06/2017)
  • High intake of sugary foods increases the occurrence of self-reported respiratory infections in AHS-2- current status Submtted to JAMA 6/18/2017 (06/2017)

Scholarly Journals--Published

  • Epstein–Barr Virus Associated Secondary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis with an Unusual Presentation of Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Authors: Lei L, Cobb CJ, Cao J, Raza AS.Published in Hepatoma Res. 2016;2:287-92. DOI:10.20517/2394-5079.2016.18 (11/2016)
  • X.W. Mao, M.J. Pecaut, J. D. Cao and D.S. Gridley Effects of Targeted Proton Radiation on Spinal Cord in a Porcine Model: A Pilot Study in vivo 29: 651-660 (2015) (02/2016)
  • Xiao Wen Mao, Michael J. Pecaut, Jeffrey D. Cao, Maria Moldovan, Daila S. Gridley. "Low-dose Radiation Modifies Skin Response to Acute Gamma-rays and Protons", In Vivo, 27:695-700 November-December 2013 As part of space research, the effect of gamma and proton radiation on the skin of mice was studied (11/2013)
  • "Protracted low-dose radiation priming and response of liver to acute gamma and proton radiation", Free Radical Research, 2013; Early Online: 1–10, c 2013 Informa UK, Ltd. ISSN 1071-5762 print/ISSN 1029-2470 online, DOI: 10.3109/10715762.2013.826351 D. S. Gridley, X. W. Mao, J. D. Cao, E. J. M. Bayeta & M. J. Pecaut Abstract This study evaluated liver from C57BL/6 mice irradiated with low-dose/low-dose-rate (LDR) subsequent exposure to acute 2 Gy gamma or proton radiation. Analyses were performed on day 56 post-exposure. (07/2013)
  • Complete Absence of KSHV/HHV8 in Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders – An Immunohistochemical and Molecular Study of 52 Cases  by Wei Chen, M.D., Qin. Huang, M.D., Ph.D., Craig W. Zuppan, M.D., Edward H. Rowsell, M.D., Ph.D., Jeffrey D. Cao, M.D., Lawrence M. Weiss, M.D., Jun Wang, M.D. American Journal of Clinical Pathology, 131(5): 632-639, August 18, 2009 (08/2008)
  • J. Rittenbach, J.D. Cao, E.H. Rowsell, L.M. Weiss, W. Chick, J. Wang. "Primary Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma of the Uterus Presenting Solely as An Endometrial Polyp." International Journal of Gynecological Pathology 24. (2005): 347-351. Primary lymphomas of the female genital tract represent (01/2005)
  • Rowsell E.H., Zekry N., Liwnicz B.H., Cao J.D., Huang Q., Wang J. “Primary Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase-Negative Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma of the Brain in a Patient with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome” Archives of Pathology, 128: 324-327, March 2004 (03/2004)
  • Gridley D.S., Baer J.R., Cao J.D., Miller G.M., Kim D.W., Timiryasova T.M., Fordor I., Slater, J.M. “TNF-alpha gene and proton radiotherapy in an orthotopic brain tumor model” International Journal of Oncology, 21: 251-259, 2002 (09/2002)
  • Kim D.W., Andres M.L., Miller G.M., Cao J.D., Green L.M., Seynehaeve A.L.B., Hagen T.L.M., Gridley D.S. “Immunohistochemical analysis of immune cell infiltration of a human colon tumor xenograft after treatment with Stealth® liposome-encapsulated tumor necrosis factor-α and radiation” International Journal of Oncology, 21: 973-979, 2002 (09/2002)
  • Colburn KK, Cao JD, et al “Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in a Patient Treated for Wegener’s Granulomatosis with Cyclophosphamide and Azathioprine” Journal of Rheumatology, 12:599-602 (09/1985)
  • Cao, JD Epitomes of Pathology - “Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia and Thrombosis” West Journal of Medicine, 141:100-101 (09/1984)
  • Elder HA, Emori TG, Cao JD “Evaluation of a Computer-Compatible System of Infection Surveillance” The Proceedings of the International Conference on Nosocomial Infections, pp. 285-288 (09/1971)

Online Publications

  • "A 90 year-old Man With an Elevated White Cell Count",  California Tumor Tissue Registry''s Case of the Month, CTTR COTM Vol. 15:11, August, 2013, (08/2013)
  • ''''A 74 year old Man with a history of Helicobacter pylori Presents with Worsening Gastric Pain'''' in California Tumor Tissue Registry''''s Case of the Month in June, 2011, CTTR COTM vol 13:9 Case of Burkitt lymphoma arising in stomach (06/2011) (link)
  • ''A 58 year old Man with Thrombocytopenia Associated with a Large Splenic Mass'' as California Tumor Tissue Registry Case of the Month for Feb, 2011, CTTR COTM vol 13:5 Littoral Cell Angioma of the Spleen (02/2011) (link)

Book Review - Scholarly Journals--Published

  • Prepared entire quiz for American Society of Clinical Pathology for 1 hour CME credit which is presently posted on ASCP Web site ( which is based on the following article: American Journal of Clinical Pathology, 131(5): 632-639, August 18, 2009 (08/2009)
  • Kenneth Moses, MD, John C. Banks, PhD, Pedro B. Nava, PhD and Darrell Petersen. Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy (listed in forward as one of editors - 45 hours). USA: Churchill Livingstone Title, 2005. (01/2005)


  • (PEER REVIEWED) S. Pitman, C. Zuppan, E.H. Rowsell, J.D. Cao, L.M. Weiss, Q. Huang, J. Wang. "Hodgkin Lymphoma-like (HD-like) Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder (PTLD) simulates monomorphic B-cell PTLD both Clinically and Pathologically - Oral Presentation (by Dr. Wang) ." The 25th International Congress of the Pathology International 54(Suppl 2).A23 (2004): -. (10/2004)

Non-Scholarly Journals

  • Jeffrey D. Cao"President\'s Page." Alumni Journal 01 01 2004: 5 (01/2004)