Veronica Ulici

PG level



  • MD: University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Carol Davila”, Bucharest, Romania
  • PhD: University of Western Ontario (Western), Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, London, ON, Canada

Special interests

  • Surgical Pathology
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology

Selected Publications

Ulici V, Hart J. (2020), Chordoma: A review and differential diagnosis, Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, under revision, May 2020

Ulici V, Kelley KL, Longobardi L, McNulty MA, Livingston EW, Bateman TA, Séguin CA and Loeser RF. (2019), Impaired annulus fibrosus development and vertebral fusion cause severe scoliosis in JNK1FL/FLCOL2-CRE/JNK2 double knock out mice. American Journal of Pathology. Apr;189(4):868-885

Ulici V, Kelley KL, Azcarate-Peril MA, Cleveland RJ, Sartor RB, Schwartz TA, Loeser RF. (2018), Osteoarthritis induced by destabilization of the medial meniscus is reduced in germ-free mice. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2018 Aug;26(8):1098-1109

Ulici V, Hoenselaar KD, Agoston H, McErlain DD, Umoh J, Chakrabarti S, Holdsworth DW, Beier F. (2009). The role of Akt1 in terminal stages of endochondral bone formation: angiogenesis and ossification. BONE Dec;45(6):1133-45

Ulici V, Hoenselaar KD, Gillespie JR, Beier F. (2008). The PI3K pathway regulates endochondral bone growth through control of hypertrophic chondrocyte differentiation. BMC Dev Biol. 8, 40.

Future Plans

  • Surgical Pathology
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology,
  • Academic appointment 

Hobbies, activities, and fun facts about me

Kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, traveling, painting.