Alexander Braun, MD

Transfusion Medicine Fellow, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Alexander Braun

Contact Info

MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2016

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2020


Professional Associations

  • American Society for Apheresis (ASFA) 
  • AABB
  • College of American Pathologists
  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathologists
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • Nebraska Association of Pathologists
  • Research


    Yu, Lei, et al. “Primary Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Ileostomy Stoma on a 68Ga-DOTATATE PET/CT.”  Clinical Nuclear Medicine, vol. 45, no. 6, 2020, pp. 463-464. Pubmed PMID: 32366787

    Sloan,C.S., LaCrosse, B., Yu, L., Braun, A.L., Lauer, S.R., Donovan, T., Baker, J.J., Untrauer, J, “Sarcoidosis of the Mandibular Condyle: A Rare Disease That Can Mimic Malignancy.”  Graduate Medical Education Research Journal, Accepted ahead of print, 2019.

    Galla, K.M., Cameron-Smith E., Bares S.H., Braun A., Punsoni M., Foster K., Helvey J., Kedar S., “Teaching NeuroImages:Presentation of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with bilateral sequential oculomotor neuropathy.”  Neurology, 2018 July; 91(1): e92-e93. Pubmed PMID: 29967210

    Wu B., Liu J., Zhao R., Li Y., Peer J., Braun A., Zhao L., Wang Y., Tong Z., Huang y., Zheng J., “Glutaminase 1 regulates the release of extracellular vesicles during neuroinflammation through key metabolic intermediate alpha-ketoglutarate.”  Journal of Neuroinflammation, 2018March; 15(1): 79. Pubmed PMID: 29540215

    Wu B., Huang Y., Braun A., Tong Z., Zhao R., Li Y., Liu F., Zhang J.C. “Glutaminase-containing microvesicles from HIV-1-infected macrophages and immune-activated microglia induce neurotoxicity.”  Molecular Neurodegeneration, 2015, November; 6; 10:61. Pubmed PMID: 26546362


    Retrospective Analysis of Blood Product Utilization in Adult Hepatic Transplantation Surgeries Pre and Post Introduction of Intraoperative Thromboelastography (abstract and poster presentation at AABB Boston 2018 annual meeting)

    Comparison of Coagulation Characteristics of Patients with Sickle Cell Anemia Before and After Red Cell Exchange Apheresis via Thromboelastography (abstract and poster presentation at ASFA Chicago 2018 annual meeting) 

    Comparison of Red Blood Cell Exchanges With Fcr 15% Versus Fcr 30% In Clinical Effectiveness And Blood Utilization(abstract accepted for ASFA 2020 annual meeting; meeting cancelled due to CoV-19 pandemic)