SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Department of Medicine

Hematology/Oncology

Metastasis

Basic Science Research

Faculty:

Robert Hickey, Ph.D.
Linda Malkas, Ph.D.
Daniela Matei, M.D.


Researchers in this group investigate pathways activated during the process of tumor progression and metastasis. Regulation of angiogenesis is a research area of high priority to understand how tumors spread.



Active Research Awards:

Principal Investigator Funding Agency Project Title
Daniela Matei American Cancer Society The Functional Role of PDGFR in Ovarian Carcinoma
George Sledge Jr. T.R.U.E Research Foundation Studies Directed Toward the Eradication of Brain Metastases of Breast Cancer