Medical School
Oregon Health and Science University (2004)
University of Oregon Health Sciences Center - GME (2005), General Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (2009), Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
City of Hope National Medical Center (2010), Hematopathology

Clinical Interest

Pathology/Diagnosis of Hematologic Cancers

  • Bone Marrow, Lymph Node & Peripheral Blood Morphology
  • Chromosome Analysis, B Cell & T Cell Gene Rearrangment
  • Flow Cytometric Analysis for Lymphomas, Leukemias & Multiple Myelomas
  • Immunohistochemistry for Bone Marrow Cancers & Lymphomas
  • JAK2 Mutation Analysis
  • Molecular Testing Including FISH

Research Interest

  • Clinical Informatics
  • Coagulation
  • Hematolymphoid Neoplasms
  • Hemoglobinopathies
  • Myeloid Neoplasms
  • Process Improvement


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Haematogone hyperplasia in copper deficiency.
Pirruccello E, Luu HS, Chen W Br. J. Haematol. 2016 Mar
Characterization of the HBB: c.*233G?>?C Variant: No Evidence of a ß-Thalassemic Phenotype.
Smith DL, Mitui M, Park JY, Luu HS, Timmons CF Hemoglobin 2015 Nov 1-4
Mature neutrophils with Auer rods following treatment with all-trans retinoic acid for acute promyelocytic leukemia.
Luu HS, Rahaman PA Blood 2015 Jul 126 1 121
Myeloid and Lymphoid Neoplasm With Abnormalities of FGFR1 Presenting With Trilineage Blasts and RUNX1 Rearrangement: A Case Report and Review of Literature.
Kumar KR, Chen W, Koduru PR, Luu HS Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 2015 May 143 5 738-48
Applying the Principles of Lean Production to Gastrointestinal Biopsy Handling: From the Factory Floor to the Anatomic Pathology Laboratory.
Sugianto JZ, Stewart B, Ambruzs JM, Arista A, Park JY, Cope-Yokoyama S, Luu HS Lab Med 2015 46 3 259-264
Novel r(2)(p25q31) Cytogenetic Abnormality in a Pediatric Patient With Acute Leukemia of Ambiguous Lineage.
Kim J, Bu L, Koduru PR, Wilson KS, Fuda FS, Kumar KR, Timmons CF, Slone TL, Luu HS Pediatr. Dev. Pathol. 2014 Dec
ß-Globin Gene Sequencing of Hemoglobin Austin Revises the Historically Reported Electrophoretic Migration Pattern.
Racsa LD, Luu HS, Park JY, Mitui M, Timmons CF Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2014 Jun 138 6 819-822
Therapy-induced Secondary Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(11;19)(q23;p13.1) in a Pediatric Patient With Relapsed Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia.
Dang DN, Morris HD, Feusner JH, Koduru P, Wilson K, Timmons CF, Cavalier M, Luu HS J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 2014 Jun
Homozygous hemoglobin S with concomitant hemoglobin G-Philadelphia: A diagnostic challenge.
Racsa L, Rogers ZR, Mitui M, Park JY, Timmons C, Luu H Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014 Apr

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • College of American Pathologists
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology