Research Faculty

630 W 168th St.
VC 14-428D
New York, NY 10032

Phone: 212-305-7551
Education and Training
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center – Molecular Genetic Pathology

Weill-Cornell Medical Center – Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine - MD

Carlos Alberto Pagan, M.D.
Instructor in Pathology and Cell Biology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Research Summary

Dr. Pagan’s interests include clinical and translational research into the molecular genetic pathology of lung diseases and tumors.
Service Activities

Surgical pathology and molecular pathology
Selected Publications

Carlos A Pagan, Ryan N Ptashkin, Rona Yaeger, Sumit Middha, Jinru Shia, Kevin P O’Rourke, Michael F Berger, Lu Wang, Robert Cimera, Jiajing Wang, David S. Klimstra, Leonard Saltz, Marc Ladanyi, Ahmet Zehir,Jaclyn F Hechtman. Chromosome 20q Amplification Defines a Molecular Subtype of Microsatellite Stable, Preferentially Left Sided Colon Cancer Associated with Wild Type RAS/ RAF and Better Overall Survival in Patients with Metastatic Disease. Journal of Clinical Oncology, submitted for publication.

Scott T. Avecilla, Carlos A. Pagan, Dmitry Fridel, Koen van Besien, Melissa Cushing. An optimized PBSC collection protocol based on pre-harvest CD34 enumeration and plerixafor administration. Transfusion, Volume 55, Issue 8, August 2015, Pages 2010-6.

Timothy J. Judson, Rachel M. Feldman, Kevin Wood, Carlos A. Pagan, David W Wan, Todd Cutler. Celecoxib-induced cholestatic liver injury. Case Reports in Clinical Pathology, September 2014, Volume 1, No. 2, Page 90.

Julia Geynisman, Carlos A. Pagan, Edyta Pirog, Kevin Holcomb, A Rare Pelvic Mass: Cotyledonoid Dissecting Leiomyoma. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, June 2014, Volume 125, Issue 3, Page 284.

Austin A Pitcher, Carlos A. Pagan, Kevin Small, David M Otterburn, Excision of Elephantiasis Nostras Verrucosa Lesions in a Patient with Hereditary Lymphedema—Case Report and Review of the Literature. The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Volume 54, Issue 4, July–August 2015, Pages 747–750

Committees , Council, and Professional Society Memberships

College of American Pathologists
Association of Molecular Pathology
United States and Canada Academy of Pathology

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