Patrick Koty, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Patrick Koty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Cancer Genetics, Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7579 | Department: 336-716-4311


Education & Training

  • B.S., University of Pittsburgh , 1985
  • M.S., University of Pittsburgh , 1991
  • Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health , 1995
  • Fellowship, Drexel Univ Coll of Medicine, 1997

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Medical Genetics
  • American Board of Medical Genetics


  • Am Assn Of Cancer Research
  • Am Soc Of Prevention Oncology
  • Am Academy Of Advancement Of S

NPI Number

  • 1487793204
Patrick Koty, Ph.D.

Patrick Koty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Pathology
Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine Research
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Center for Cancer Genomics

Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7579 | Department: 336-716-4311


Recent Publications

Gupta M, Santra M, Koty PP. Detection of programmed cell death in cells exposed to genotoxic agents using a caspase activation assay. Methods Mol Biol. 2014;1105():623-632.

Basel-Vanagaite L, Yilmaz R, Tang S, Reuter MS, Rahner N, Grange DK, Mortenson M, Koty P, Feenstra H, Farwell Gonzalez KD, Sticht H, Boddaert N, Desir J, Anyane-Yeboa K, Zweier C, Reis A, Kubisch C, Jewett T, Zeng W, Borck G. Expanding the clinical and mutational spectrum of Kaufman oculocerebrofacial syndrome with biallelic UBE3B mutations. Hum Genet. 2014;133(7):939-949.

Tian SK, Koty P, Sangueza O, Gouffon JS, Qasem S. Differential expression of miR-138 in malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors and desmoplastic melanomas [abstract]. Lab Invest. 2013;93(Suppl 1):22A.

Liu W, Xie CC, Thomas CY, Kim ST, Lindberg J, Egevad L, Wang Z, Zhang Z, Sun J, Sun J, Koty PP, Kader AK, Cramer SD, Bova GS, Zheng SL, Gronberg H, Isaacs WB, Xu J. Genetic markers associated with early cancer-specific mortality following prostatectomy. Cancer. 2013;119(13):2405-2412.

Shao C, Lu C, Chen L, Koty PP, Cobos E, Gao W. p53-dependent anticancer effects of leptomycin B on lung adenocarcinoma. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2011;67(6):1369-1380.

Johnston-MacAnanny EB, Koty P, Pettenati M, Brady M, Yalcinkaya TM, Schmidt DW. The first case described: monozygotic twin sisters with the fragile X premutation but with a different phenotype for premature ovarian failure. Fertil Steril. 2011;95(7):2431.e13-5.

Schwendemann WD, Contag SA, Wax JR, Miller RC, Polzin WJ, Koty PP, Watson WJ. Sonographic findings in trisomy 9. J Ultrasound Med. 2009;28(1):39-42.

Schwendemann WD, Contag SA, Koty PP, Miller RC, Devers P, Watson WJ. Ultrasound findings in trisomy 22. Am J Perinatol. 2009;26(2):135-137.

Edwards RK, Novak-Weekley SM, Koty PP, Davis T, Leeds LJ, Jordan JA. Rapid group B streptococci screening using a real-time polymerase chain reaction assay. Obstet Gynecol. 2008;111(6):1335-1341.

Cartwright MS, Jefffery DR, Lewis ZT, Koty PP, Stewart WT, Molnar I. Mitoxantrone for multiple sclerosis causing acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Neurology. 2007;68(19):1630-1631.

Brownlee NA, Perkins LA, Stewart W, Jackle B, Pettenati MJ, Koty PP, Iskandar SS, Garvin AJ. Recurring translocation (10;17) and deletion (14q) in clear cell sarcoma of the kidney. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007;131(3):446-451.

Liu W, Chang B-L, Cramer S, Koty PP, Li T, Sun J, Turner AR, Von Hap-Herr C, Zheng SL, Xu J, et al. Deletion of a small consensus region at 6q15, including the MAP3K7 gene, is significantly associated with high-grade prostate cancers. Clin Cancer Res. 2007;13(17):5028-5033.

Schwendemann W, Contag S, Miller RC, Koty P, Devers P, Watson W. Ultrasound findings in complete trisomy 22 [abstract]. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007;197(6 Suppl):S56.

Schwendemann W, Contag S, Wax J, Miller R, Polzin W, Koty P, Watson W. Sonographic findings in fetal trisomy 9 [abstract]. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007;197(6 Suppl):S57.

Connor RF, Hurd D, Pettenati MJ, Koty P, Molnar I. Addition of sargramostim (GM-CSF) to imatinib results in major cytogenetic response in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia. Leuk Res. 2006;30(10):1249-1252.

Bergman S, Brownlee NA, Geisinger KR, Ward WG, Pettenati MJ, Koty P, Ellis E, Beaty MW, Kilpatrick SE. Diagnostic pitfalls associated with fine-needle aspiration biopsy in a patient with the myxoid variant of monophasic fibrous synovial sarcoma. Diagn Cytopathol. 2006;34(11):761-767.

Brownlee NA, Koty P, Buss DH, Pettenati MJ. i(9q) in ALL (isochromosome 9q in precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia). Atlas Genet Cytogenet Oncol Haematol. 2006;10(4):589-592.

Lewis ZT, Koty PP, Pettenati MJ. +10 or trisomy 10 (solely) - updated. Atlas Genet Cytogenet Oncol Haematol. 2006;10(4):593-597.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Associate Professor, Pathology

Clinical Interests

Cancer Genetics, Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

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