Rochester, Minnesota


Gupta.Sounak@mayo.edu Clinical Profile


The research focuses of Sounak Gupta, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., are on the molecular pathology of solid tumors, and on urologic neoplasias including cancer of the kidney, urinary bladder, prostate and testes.

Focus areas

  • Renal neoplasia. Dr. Gupta aims to better define understanding of rare subtypes of kidney cancer.
  • Hereditary oncology. The goal of this research is to improve understanding of urologic tumors that arise secondary to inherited cancer predisposition syndromes.

Significance to patient care

Dr. Gupta's research is directly linked to improving prognostication for rare subtypes of kidney cancer and is focused on identifying clinically relevant biomarkers. In addition, he is actively engaged in hereditary oncology-related clinical test development.


Primary Appointment

  1. Senior Associate Consultant, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  2. Senior Associate Consultant, Division of Laboratory Genetics and Genomics, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

Academic Rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Pathology


  1. Clinical Fellowship - Genitourinary Pathology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  2. Clinical Fellowship - Molecular Genetic Pathology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  3. Resident Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. Post Doctoral Fellowship - Cancer Biology University of California, San Diego
  5. Post Doctoral Fellowship - Cancer Biology Cleveland Clinic
  6. Ph.D. - Molecular Medicine Pennsylvania State University
  7. MBBS Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University

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