Albert S.J. Koh, D.O.

Albert S.J. Koh, D.O.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 244-7610


The biographical information for Albert S.J. Koh, D.O. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Medical School Honors: Anatomy, Physicology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Hematology, Surgery Clerkship 2003 - 2007
Transport of Neurotoxicant by molecular mimicry: Methylmercury-L-cysteine is a substrate for Human LAT1 and 2 amino acid carrier 2002
Strong Children's Research Cneter Summer Student Fellowship | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 1999

Recent Journal Articles

Lee, T.K., Koh, A.S., Cui, Z., Pierce, R.H. and Ballatori, N. "N-Glycosylation controls functional activity of Oatp1, an organic anion transporter". Am. J. Physiol. 2003; 285: G371-G381.
Simmons-Willis, T. A., Koh, A.s., Ballatori, N., Clarkson, T.W. "Transport of a neurotoxicant by molecular mimicry: the methlmercury-L-cysteine complex is a substrate for human LAT1 and LAT2 amino acid carriers." Biochemical Journal. 2002; 367(Pt 1): 239-246.
Koh, A. S., Simmons-Willis, T. A., Prichard, J. B. Grassl, S.M., Ballatori, N. "Identification of a mechanism by which the methylmercury antidotes N-acetylcysteine and dimercaptopropanesulfonate enhance urinary metal excretion: transport by the renal organic anion transporter-1, Oat 1". Molecular Pharmacology. 2002; 62(4): 921-926.
Seward, D.J., Koh, A.S., Boyer, J. L., and Ballatori, N. "Functional complementation between a novel mammalian polgenic transport complex and an evolutionarily ncient organic solute transporter, OSTalpha-OSTbeta". Bio. Chem. 278: 274373-27482.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Anesthesiology (SMD) - Primary


Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology


D.O. | New York College of Osteopathic Medicine2007
BS | Biochemistry | University of Rochester2000

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pain Management at University of Rochester Medical Center01/01/2012 - 12/31/2012
Residency in Anesthesiology at Montefiore Medical Center07/01/2008 - 06/30/2011
Internship at Long Beach Medical Center07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008