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Lab Team

Primary Investigator

Lorraine Gudas, cancer pharmacology, graduate program, New York city
Lorraine J. Gudas , Ph.D.
  • Professor
Research Focus:

Dr. Gudas and her laboratory members have study the pharmacology and molecular actions of retinoids with respect to cancer treatment and cancer prevention for over twenty years, during which time her research has been continuously supported by NIH and other agencies. Dr. Gudas is also focused on the molecular mechanisms by which embryonic stem cells differentiate and on limb regeneration in mice. Her laboratory has developed new murine models for head and neck cancer, and for kidney cancer.

Lab Members

Jorge Baquero
Jorge Baquero , Ph.D.
  • Postdoctoral Associate
Research Focus:

I am examining the role of Bmi1 in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC).

  • The Graduate Center of CUNY
Krysta Dikun
Krysta Dikun
  • Pharmacology PhD Graduate Student
  • Drexel University
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Mindy Hugo
  • Pharmacology PhD Graduate Student
  • Fordham University
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Kristian Laursen , Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Research
  • University of Aarhus, Denmark
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Marta Melis , Ph.D.
  • Instructor in Pharmacology
Eduardo Mere
Eduardo Mere Del Aguila , Ph.D.
  • Postdoctoral Associate
  • Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Nigel Mongan
Nigel Mongan , Ph.D.
  • Adjunct Professor
  • University of Cambridge
Glen Pesola
Glen Pesola
  • Laboratory Assistant
  • City College of New York
Carlos Prishker
Carlos Prishker
  • Research Technician II
  • University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Xiao-Han Tang , PhD
Xiao-Han Tang , Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Research
  • University of Illinois
Steven Trasino
Steven Trasino , Ph.D., MSc
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Columbia University/University of Maryland
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Jianjun Xie , Ph.D.
  • Research Administrative Specialist/Laboratory Manager

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