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Luni Emdad, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Cancer Molecular Genetics

Department affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Human and Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine


PhD, Nagoya University, Japan (2001)
MBBS, Dhaka Medical College, Bangladesh (1994)

Research description

MY research focuses on targeted experimental therapeutics development (gene therapy, pharmacological therapy, cell based therapy), combinatorial therapeutic approaches for cancer, and cancer stem cell research.

Disease focus of research

Breast, Prostate, Brain & nervous system, Pancreatic

Research keywords

Animal models,Cancer therapy resistance,Immunotherapy,Inflammation,Metastasis,Molecular medicine,Oncogenes,Targeted therapies,Translational science,Tumor microenvironment,Tumor suppressors

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

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