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

Patrick Koty, Ph.D.


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


  • 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.

Professor, Pathology

Research Interests

Apoptosis; Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-bcl-2; Caspases; Lung Neoplasms; Mutagens
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Contact Information

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


Recent Publications

Donor-derived myeloid sarcoma in two kidney transplant recipients from a single donor. Palanisamy A, Persad P, Koty PP, Douglas LL, Stratta RJ, Rogers J, Reeves-Daniel AM, Orlando G, Farney AC, Beaty MW, Pettenati MJ, Iskandar SS, Grier DD, Kaczmorski SA, Doares WH, Gautreaux MD, Freedman BI, Powell BL.. Case Rep Nephrol. 2015;2015():821346.

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

Expanding the clinical and mutational spectrum of Kaufman oculocerebrofacial syndrome with biallelic UBE3B mutations. 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.. Hum Genet. 2014;133(7):939-949.

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

Genetic markers associated with early cancer-specific mortality following prostatectomy. 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.. Cancer. 2013;119(13):2405-2412.

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

CBFB and MYH11 in inv(16)(p13q22) of acute myeloid leukemia displaying close spatial proximity in interphase nuclei of human hematopoietic stem cells. Weckerle AB, Santra M, Ng MCY, Koty PP, Wang Y-H.. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2011;50(9):746-755.

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

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

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

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

X-linked chronic granulomatous disease secondary to skewed X chromosome inactivation in a female with a novel CYBB mutation and late presentation. Lewis EM, Singla M, Sergeant S, Koty PP, McPhail LC.. Clin Immunol. 2008;129(2):372-380.

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

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

Deletion of a small consensus region at 6q15, including the MAP3K7 gene, is significantly associated with high-grade prostate cancers. 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.. Clin Cancer Res. 2007;13(17):5028-5033.

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

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

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

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

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

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

All Publications

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Professor, Pathology

Clinical Interests

Cancer Genetics, Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis
Patrick Koty, Ph.D.

Patrick Koty, Ph.D.

Professor, Pathology

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