Yachana Kataria, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Yachana Kataria
670 Albany Street


Yachana Kataria, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Pathology and Lab Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. Before arriving at the university, Dr. Kataria completed a fellowship in clinical chemistry and was the assistant director of clinical chemistry at Boston Children’s Hospital. She is a reviewer for three editorial boards and a member of two professional societies. Her research interest are around metabolic syndrome, diet and cancer.


  • University of Illinois, Chicago, PhD
  • University of Chicago, BA


  • Published on 4/25/2019

    Kataria Y, Ellervik C, Mandrup-Poulsen T. Treatment of type 2 diabetes by targeting interleukin-1: a meta-analysis of 2921 patients. Semin Immunopathol. 2019 Apr 25. PMID: 31025084.

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  • Published on 12/1/2018

    Kataria Y, Kellogg MD. Acute Alcohol Toxicity. Clin Chem. 2018 Dec; 64(12):1788-1789. PMID: 30487192.

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  • Published on 9/19/2018

    Kataria Y, Gaewsky L, Ellervik C. Prenatal smoking exposure and cardio-metabolic risk factors in adulthood: a general population study and a meta-analysis. Int J Obes (Lond). 2019 Apr; 43(4):763-773. PMID: 30232417.

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  • Published on 8/1/2018

    Kataria Y. Data Never Lie. Clin Chem. 2018 Aug; 64(8):1268-1269. PMID: 30054305.

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  • Published on 5/15/2018

    Kataria Y, Wu Y, Horskjær PH, Mandrup-Poulsen T, Ellervik C. Iron Status and Gestational Diabetes-A Meta-Analysis. Nutrients. 2018 May 15; 10(5). PMID: 29762515.

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  • Published on 3/12/2017

    Kataria Y. Epidemiology of acute kidney injury in critically ill children and young adults. Ann Clin Biochem. 2017 05; 54(3):416. PMID: 28438047.

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  • Published on 1/1/2017

    Kataria Y, Kellogg M. Clinical Chemistry: Principles,Techniques, Correlations. Blood Gases, pH, and Buffer Systems. 2017; 366-383.

  • Published on 2/29/2016

    Kataria Y, Deaton RJ, Enk E, Jin M, Petrauskaite M, Dong L, Goldenberg JR, Cotler SJ, Jensen DM, van Breemen RB, Gann PH. Retinoid and carotenoid status in serum and liver among patients at high-risk for liver cancer. BMC Gastroenterol. 2016 Feb 29; 16:30. PMID: 26927700.

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  • Published on 11/26/2015

    Lugli G, Kataria Y, Richards Z, Gann P, Zhou X, Nonn L. Laser-capture Microdissection of Human Prostatic Epithelium for RNA Analysis. J Vis Exp. 2015 Nov 26; (105). PMID: 26651078.

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  • Published on 1/1/2015

    Kataria Y. Integrating Biomarkers into Translational Research on Diet and Cancer. 2015.

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