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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
One Baylor Plaza, MS: BCM215
Houston, TX 77030
The Cancer & Cell Biology Program provides broad, interdisciplinary training in the fundamentals of normal cell function and cancer, emphasizing a wide spectrum of genomic analyses to growth, invasion and metastasis.
Most of our faculty members are members of BCM’s National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center, the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Many are also members of the BCM Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, which is ranked in the top five in the country for National Institute of Health funding. Collaboration is facilitated through multidisciplinary centers focused on cell and gene therapy, stem cell and regeneration and aging, which enhance the highly collaborative and interactive environment.
You will train with faculty members who have a prestigious record of achievement in advancing understanding of gene regulation, hormone action and cell signaling, genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, cancer-related immune therapies and reproductive medicine.
Research areas include the following:
Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999