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Susan R.S. Gottesman, PhD, MD

Professor Emeritus
Department of Pathology


University Hospital of Brooklyn, MSC 37
445 Lenox Road
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Office: UHB A2-631

Education and Training
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Doctor of Medicine (1985)
  • Cornell University Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, Sloan Kettering Division
    Ph.D., Major: Immunology (1979)
  • New York University, University College
    BA Biology (1973)
Certifications and Licenses
  • New York State Medical License.
  • New York State Laboratory Director: Hematology, Cellular Immunology, Levels I-IV, Clinical Microscopy, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Histopathology.
  • Specialty Boards: Anatomical Pathology Board Certifiied
  • Immunopathology eligible
  • Jilishitz I, Quiñones JL, Patel P, Chen G, Pasetsky J, VanInwegen A, Schoninger S, Jogalekar MP, Tsiperson V, Yan L, Wu Y, Gottesman SRS, Somma J, Blain SW. NP-ALT, a Liposomal:Peptide Drug, Blocks p27Kip1 Phosphorylation to Induce Oxidative Stress, Necroptosis, and Regression in Therapy-Resistant Breast Cancer Cells. Mol Cancer Res. 2021 Nov;19(11):1929-1945. PMID: 34446542.
  • Waqar S, Khan A., Coca Guzman J, Gottesman, SRS, McFarlane I. Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma Germinal Center B-Cell Subtype of the Thyroid. 2021 Oct;13(10):e18893. PMID: 34820217
  • Yao, J., Gottesman, S.R.S, Ayalew, G., Braverman, AS, and Axiotis, CA. Loss of Foxp3 is associated with CD30 expression in the Anaplastic Large Cell Subtype of ATLL in US Caribbean Patients. Am J Surg. Pathol. In Press.
  • Huan, C., Kelly , M.L., Steele, R., Shapira, I., Gottesman, SRS., and Roman, C.A.J. Mitf related transcription factors TFE3 and TFEB are critical for CD40L expression and thymus-dependent humoral immunity. Nature Immunol 7:1082-1091, 2006.
  • Salarieh, A., Rao, C., Gottesman, S.R.S., Alagha, O., Todor, O., and Axiotis, C.A.: Plasma cell tumors in HIV positive patients: report of a case and review of the literature. Leuk. Lymphoma 46:1067-1074, 2005.
  • Rao, S.A., Gottesman, S.R.S., Nguyen, M.C., and Braverman, A.S.: T cell lymphoma associated with myelofibrosis. Leukemia and Lymphoma 44:715-718, 2003.
  • Sakhalkar, V., Rao, S., Gottesman, S.R.S., and Miller, S.: Hemophagocytosis and granulomas in bone marrow in a child with Down's syndrome. J. Ped. Hematol. Oncol. 23:623-625, 2001.

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