Cancer Biology Faculty
|Arthur M. Mercurio, PhD - Professor and Interim Chair |
Mechanisms of carcinoma progression.
|Eric Baehrecke, PhD - Professor |
Cell death and autophagy.
|Andreas Bergmann, PhD - Professor |
Genetic control of programmed cell death (apoptosis) in Drosophilia.
|Sharon Cantor, PhD - Associate Professor, Director of the Cancer Biology Graduate Program |
DNA repair and cancer.
|Chung-Cheng Hsieh, ScD - Professor |
| ||Michelle A. Kelliher, PhD - Professor, Co-Director of the UMass Leukemia Program |
Apoptosis and cancer.
Stephen Lyle, MD, PhD - Associate Professor, Director of the UMass Cancer Center Tissue Bank
Stem cells and cancer.
Lyle Lab, Stem Cell/Tissue Bank Lab
|Junhao Mao, PhD - Assistant Professor |
Signaling pathways in cancer.
|Leslie M. Shaw, PhD - Associate Professor, Co-Director of the UMass Breast Cancer Program |
Mechanisms of tumor metastasis.
|Karl Simin, PhD - Assistant Professor |
Molecular Biology of Breast Cancer and Mouse Models.
|Merav Socolovsky, PhD, MBBS - Associate Professor|
The interactions between epigenomics, cell differentiation and the cell cycle in erythropoiesis
and the erythropoietic stress response.
Irwin Leav, DVM - Professor
Ingolf Bach, PhD - Associate Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Neuronal Cell Fate Specification.
Lucio Castilla, PhD - Associate Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Genetics of Leukemia, Mouse Models.
Craig Ceol, PhD - Assistant Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Genetic regulators of Melanoma formation using the zebrafish.
David Geurtin, PhD - Assistant Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Signal Transduction in Development and Cancer.
JeanMarie Houghton, PhD, MD - Associate Professor, Gastroenterology
Host immune response to Helicobacter pylori infection, immune modulation of gastric cell signaling and growth regulation in response to Helicobacter infection.
Stephen Jones, PhD - Professor, Cell Biology
Signaling Pathways in Development and Tumor Suppression.
Michael Lee, PhD - Assistant Professor, Program in Systems Biology
Systems Pharmacology of Anti-Cancer Therapies.
Brian Lewis, PhD - Associate Professor, Program in Molecular Medicine
Molecular Genetics of Pancreatic and Liver Cancers.
Dannel McCollum, PhD - Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Signaling pathways controlling cell growth and division.
Peter Newburger, MD - Professor, Pediatrics, Molecular Genetics & Microbiology. Vice-Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Molecular basis of phagocyte function and selenoprotein biosynthesis.
Alonzo Ross, PhD - Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
PTEN phosphatase and tumor suppressor, CNS stem cells and neural tumors.
Janet Stavnezer, PhD - Professor, Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
Mechanism and Regulation of Antibody Class Switch Recombination.
Hira Goel, PhD - Assistant Professor
Hoi Pang Low, PhD - Research Assistant Professor
Paul Mak, PhD - Research Assistant Professor