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Faculty reception honors promotion and tenure recipients
The Wayne State University School of Medicine administration and faculty gathered to celebrate the granting of tenure to nine...
Dr. Ali-Fehmi elected president of Michigan Society of Pathologists
Rouba Ali-Fehmi, M.D., professor of Pathology for the Wayne State University School of Medicine, has been selected as president...
Kids Kicking Cancer names Dr. Martin Bluth national medical director
Wayne State University School of Medicine Professor of Pathology Martin Bluth, M.D., Ph.D., has been named national medical...
Welcome New Faculty - Dr. Meng-Jer Lee
Dr. Meng-Jer Lee joined our department as a tenure-track Associate Professor. Dr. Lee’s laboratory studies...
Welcome New Faculty - Dr. Paul Tranchida
Dr. Paul Tranchida received his M.D. from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1998. He completed his post graduate...
Dr. Fridman designated Chair of 2011 Gordon Research Conference
Rafael Fridman, Ph.D., is the designated Chair of the 2011 Gordon Research Conference on Matrix Metalloproteinases.
Graduate Student Achievement
Mr. Richard Warner, a cancer biology program Ph.D. candidate in Dr. Hyeong-Reh Kim’s laboratory will serve as Co-Chair of...
Dr. Sarkar elected as Senior Editor of Journal of Cancer Biology & Theraputics
Fazlul Sarkar, Ph.D., was elected as a Senior Editor of the journal of Cancer Biology and Therapeutics.
Recent Publications by Pathology Faculty
Li Y, VandenBoom TG, Kong D, Wang Z, Ali S, Philip PA, Sarkar FH. Up-regulation of miR-200 and let-7 by natural agents leads to...
Dr. Sarkar Awarded new 5-year Grant by NIH/NCI
Fazlul Sarkar, Ph.D., was awarded a new five-year R01 grant by NIH/NCI, to study FoxM1, A molecular Target in Pancreatic Cancer.
Dr. Hyeong-Reh Kim awarded 5-year grant by NIH/NCI
Hyeong-Reh Kim, Ph.D., was awarded a new five-year R01 grant by NIH/NCI, to elucidate the molecular mechanisms of PDGF-D in...
Dr. Leff receives new 3-year grant from American Diabetes Association
Todd Leff, Ph.D., received a new 3-year grant from American Diabetes Association to investigate a diabetes-associated human...
Dr. Najy receives 3-year NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award
Abdo J, Najy, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Hyeong-Reh Kim’s laboratory was awarded a three-year NIH Ruth L....
Ms. Astapova awarded 3-year NIH F30 fellowship
Ms. Olga Astapova, an MD/PhD program student in Dr. Todd Leff’s laboratory, was awarded a three-year NIH F30 fellowship...
Dr. Sakr selected as memeber of President's National Cancer Panel
Wael Sakr, M.D., was selected as a member of the President’s National Cancer Panel
Dr. Sheng appointed member of University Promotion & Tenure Committee
Shijie Sheng, Ph.D., was appointed as a member of the University Promotion and Tenure Committee, and as a member of the...
Dr. Hyeong-Reh Kim appointed member of University Research Incentive Committee
Hyeong-Reh Kim, Ph.D., was appointed as a member of the University Research Incentive Committee.
Dr. Bluth serves as invited Chair of the Biomarker Discovery Platforms in Pharmacogenomics
Martin Bluth, M.D., served as an invited Chair of the Biomarker Discovery Platforms in Pharmacogenomics section, and presented...
Dr. Sheng elected as board member of Chinese Biological Investigators Society
Shijie Sheng, Ph.D., was elected as a board member of the Chinese Biological Investigators Society.