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Staff Pathologist, Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Director of Molecular Pathology

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

513-803-8871

Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Molecular pathology; oncology; clinical bioinformatics; clinical informatics

Research Interests

Molecular pathology of brain tumors; bioinformatics of high throughput genomics and transcriptomics in cancer; cloud computing and data security for clinical genomics infrastructure

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Clinical Divisions

Pathology

Research Divisions

Pathology

My Publications

The Utility of Next-Generation Sequencing in Advanced Breast and Gynecologic Cancers. Jones, TE; Zou, J; Tseng, GC; Roy, S; Bhargava, R. American Journal of Clinical Pathology. 2021.

The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Principles and Practice. Jackson, BR; Ye, Y; Crawford, JM; Becich, MJ; Roy, S; Botkin, JR; de Baca, ME; Pantanowitz, L. 2021; 8.

An institutional experience evaluating hTERT immunostaining in 100 consecutive ThinPrep urine specimens. Xing, J; Han, M; Monaco, SE; Dhir, R; Roy, S; Pantanowitz, L. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2021; 10:88-93.

Whole exome sequencing reveals BAP1 somatic abnormalities in mesothelioma in situ. Dacic, S; Roy, S; Lyons, MA; von der Thusen, JH; Galateau-Salle, F; Churg, A. Lung Cancer. 2020; 149:1-4.

KRAS amplification in metastatic colon cancer is associated with a history of inflammatory bowel disease and may confer resistance to anti-EGFR therapy. Favazza, LA; Parseghian, CM; Kaya, C; Nikiforova, MN; Roy, S; Wald, AI; Landau, MS; Proksell, SS; Dueker, JM; Johnston, ER; et al. Modern Pathology. 2020; 33:1832-1843.

Is Next-Generation Sequencing Alone Sufficient to Reliably Diagnose Gliomas?. Kam, KL; Appin, CL; Mao, Q; Ikegami, S; Lukas, RV; Nikiforova, MN; Roy, S; Brat, DJ; Horbinski, C. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 2020; 79:763-766.

374 A SYSTEMATIC EVALUATION OF CELL LINEAGE AMONG NONFUNCTIONAL PANCREATIC NEUROENDOCRINE TUMORS (PANNETS) AND THEIR RELATIONSHIP TO GENOMIC ALTERATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH METASTATIC DISEASE AND POOR PATIENT SURVIVAL. Aijazi, M; Singhi, A; Nalesnik, MA; O'Sullivan, R; Roy, S; Lee, K; Bahary, N; Brand, R; Chennat, J; Kenneth, F; et al. Gastroenterology. 2020; 158:s-69.

Next-Generation Sequencing in Cytopathology. Roy-Chowdhuri, S; Roy, S; Pantanowitz, L. Modern Techniques in Cytopathology. 2020.

Interactive Browser-Based Genomics Data Visualization Tools for Translational and Clinical Laboratory Applications. Pearce, TM; Nikiforova, MN; Roy, S. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics. 2019; 21:985-993.

Evaluation of hTERT Antibody Using ThinPrep Urine Specimens and Correlation with Cytological Diagnoses Using The Paris System. Han, M; Pantanowitz, L; Monaco, S; Dhir, R; Roy, S; Xing, J. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2019; 8:s14-s15.