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Cancer Biology Track Faculty

Khalil Ahmed, Ph.D.
Research Description: Molecular mechanisms of cell growth and proliferation

Anindya Bagchi, Ph.D.
Research Description: Chromatin, CHD5, chromosome engineering,tTumor suppressor, schizophrenia

Martina Bazzaro, Ph.D.
Research Description: Study of the mechanisms underlying breast and ovarian cancer development and progression

Peter B. Bitterman, M.D.
Research Description: Mechanisms of fibroblast population control, proliferation and apoptosis in tissue repair, translational control of cancer

Christopher Burlak, Ph.D.
Research Description: Diabetes, transplantation immunology, genetic engineering

Scott M. Dehm, Ph.D.
Research Description: Androgen receptor activation in prostate cancer

Craig E. Eckfeldt, M.D., Ph.D.
Research: Ras signaling, acute myeloid leukemia (AML)

Thomas S. Griffith, Ph.D.
Research Description: Tumor immunology, apoptosis

Kalpna Gupta, Ph.D.
Research Description: Cancer pain and opioid receptor signaling

Timothy C. Hallstrom, Ph.D.
Research Description: Apoptosis, retinoblastoma, E2F, PI3K, cancer

Reuben S. Harris, Ph.D.
Research Description: Mechanisms of mutation in immunity and cancer biology

Ameeta Kelekar, Ph.D.
Research Description: Mechanisms of apoptosis

Nobuaki Kikyo, Ph.D.
Research Description: Nuclear remodeling, stem cells and cancer

Carol A. Lange, Ph.D.
Research Description: SignaltTransduction in breast cancer

David A. Largaespada, Ph.D.
Research Description: Cancer genetics, signal transduction, and myeloid leukemia

Walter C. Low, Ph.D.
Research Description: Cell and gene therapies

Kim C. Mansky, Ph.D.
Research Description: RANKL signaling and MITF activation of genes

James B. McCarthy, Ph.D.
Research Description: Tumor cell adhesion, invasion, metastasis

R. Scott McIvor, Ph.D.
Research Description: Gene therapy

Jaime Modiano, V.M.D., Ph.D.
Research Description: Cancer pathogenesis and cancer immunology

Branden Moriarity, Ph.D.
Research Description: Pediatric cancer genetics, gene-editing, immunotherapy

Christopher A. Pennell, Ph.D.
Research Description: Tumor immunology and immunotherapy

Vitaly A. Polunovsky, Ph.D.
Research Description: Translational control for cancer

David A. Potter, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Description: Regulation of calpain proteases and their roles in cytoskeletal remodeling; the roles of cytochrome P450 in breast cancer progression

Zohar Sachs, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Description: Acute myeloid leukemia stem cells

Kaylee L. Schwertfeger, Ph.D.
Research Description: Inflammation in breast cancer

Amy P.N. Skubitz, Ph.D.
Research Description: Ovarian cancer; diagnostic markers; cell-cell interactions

Timothy K. Starr, Ph.D.
Research Description: Cancer genetics

Subbaya Subramanian, Ph.D.
Research Description: microRNA mediated gene regulation in cancer

Daniel A. Vallera, Ph.D.
Research Description: Transplantation, cancer, leukemia, molecular therapeutics, gene therapy

Gregory M. Vercellotti, M.D.
Research Description: Vascular biology, inflammation, atherosclerosis, sickle cell anemia

Masato Yamamoto, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Description: Cancer gene-therapy and virotherapy

Douglas Yee, M.D.
Research Description: Growth regulation of breast cancer

 

 

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