Research Faculty

630 West 168th Street
VC 14-224
New York, NY 10032

Phone: 212-305-7460
Michael B. Stokes, M.D., BCh
Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at
the Columbia University Medical Center
Research Summary

Morphologic classification of glomerular diseases.

Pathologic characteristics of renal allograft rejection.


Anatomy & Cell Biology
Selected Publications

Chang CC, Vlad G, D'Agati VD, Liu Z, Zhang QY, Witkowski P, Torkamani AA, Stokes MB, Ho EK, Cortesini R, Suciu-Foca N. BCL6 Is Required for Differentiation of Ig-Like Transcript 3-Fc-Induced CD8+ T Suppressor Cells. J Immunol. (2010) Nov 15;185(10):5714-22

Sandhu G, Stokes MB, and Meisels I. Delayed spontaneous resolution of nephrotic syndrome in a patient with hepatitis C virus-associated membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis NDT Plus (2010) 3(4): 363-365

Chandra M, Stokes MB, Kaskel F. Multinucleated podocytes: a diagnostic clue to cystinosis. Kidney Int. (2010) Nov;78(10):1052.

Bomback AS, Appel GB, Radhakrishnan J, Shirazian S, Herlitz LC, Stokes B, D'Agati VD, Markowitz GS. ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis in the very elderly. Kidney Int. (2011) 79:757-64.

Huerta A, Bomback AS, Liakopoulos V, Palanisamy A, Barry Stokes M, D'Agati VD, Radhakrishnan J, Markowitz GS, Appel GB. Renal-limited 'lupus-like' nephritis. Nephrol Dial Transplant. (2012) Jan 18.

Bomback AS, Smith RJ, Barile GR, Zhang Y, Heher EC, Herlitz L, Stokes MB, Markowitz GS, D'Agati VD, Canetta PA, Radhakrishnan J, Appel GB. Eculizumab for Dense Deposit Disease and C3 Glomerulonephritis. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. (2012) Mar 8

Herlitz LC, Bomback AS, Markowitz GS, Stokes MB, Smith RN, Colvin RB, Appel GB, D'Agati VD. Pathology after Eculizumab in Dense Deposit Disease and C3 GN. (i>J Am Soc Nephrol. (2012) Jun 7.

Sharma SG, Nickeleit V, Herlitz LC, de Gonzalez AK, Stokes MB, Singh HK, Markowitz GS, D'Agati VD. BK polyoma virus nephropathy in the native kidney. Nephrol Dial Transplant. (2012) Dec 18.

Mohan S, Herlitz LC, Tan J, Cheng JT, Anderson HL, Stokes MB, Markowitz GS, D'Agati VD, Radhakrishnan J. The changing pattern of glomerular disease in HIV and Hepatitis C co-infected patients in the era of HAART. Clin Nephrol. (2013) Jan 15.

Atta MG, Stokes MB. ASN clinical pathological conference. Tenofovir-related ATN (severe). Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. (2013) Jan 31.

Kupferman JC, Spitzer ED, Stokes MB. Quiz page: a critically ill infant with sepsis and respiratory failure, and anasarca. Am J Kidney Dis. (2013) Mar;61(3):A22-5.

Sharma SG, Bomback AS, Radhakrishnan J, Herlitz LC, Stokes MB, Markowitz GS, D'Agati VD. The Modern Spectrum of Renal Biopsy Findings in Patients with Diabetes. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. (2013) Jul 25

Hou J, Markowitz GS, Bomback AS, Appel GB, Herlitz LC, Stokes MB, D'Agati VD. Toward a working definition of C3 glomerulopathy by immunofluorescence. Kidney Int. (2013) Sep 25.

Committees , Council, and Professional Society Memberships

Member: American Society of Nephrology;

Member: US and Canadian Academy of Pathology

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