Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology

  • Debabrata Banerjee
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Pharmacology
    Phone: 1.7322354154
    Email: mailto:banerjed@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of NJ
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Breast cancer, wound healing, carcinoma associated fibroblasts, chemokines
  • Joseph R. Bertino
    Professor
    Department: The Cancer Institute of NJ
    Phone: 1.7322358510
    Email: mailto:bertinoj@cinj.rutgers.edu
    The Cancer Institute of NJ, Room 3034
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Cancer biology, lymphomas, antimetabolites
  • Moshmi Bhattacharya
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Medicine
    Phone: 1.7322353438
    Email: mailto:mb1722@rwjms.rutgers.edu
    Rutgers University
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Child Health Institute of New Jersey, Room 3268
    89 French Street New Brunswick, NJ, 08901
    New Brunswick, NJ, 08901
    Key Words: Molecular oncology, metastasis, metabolism, breast cancer, liver cancer, receptor signal transduction
  • Gary Brewer
    Professor
    Department: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    Phone: 1.7322353473
    Email: mailto:brewerga@rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    675 Hoes Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635
    Key Words: Post-transcriptional control of gene expression in cancer, immune responses, and congestive heart failure
  • Li Cai
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Phone: 1.8484456559
    Email: mailto:lcai@rutgers.edu
    Rutgers University
    599 Taylor Road, Room 208
    Piscataway, NJ 08855
    Key Words: Regulation of Gene Expression in Stem Cells
  • Darren R. Carpizo
    Assistant Professor
    Department: Department of Surgery
    Phone: 1.7322358524
    Email: mailto:carpizdr@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of NJ
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Pancreatic Cancer, Liver Cancer, Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, Biliary Cancers, Whipple Surgery, Radioembolization of Liver Tumors, Regional Liver Chemotherapy, P53 Targeted Drug Development, Hedgehog Signaling in Pancreas Cancer, P53 Tumor Biology, and Mouse models of Pancreas Cancer
  • Luca Cartegni
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Chemical Biology
    Phone: 1.8484458018
    Email: mailto:luca.cartegni@pharmacy.rutgers.edu
    Rutgers University
    Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
    164 Frelinghuysen Road
    Piscataway, NJ 08854-0789
    Key Words: Regulation of alternative splicing and polyadenylation in cancer
  • J. Don Chen
    Professor
    Department: Department of Pharmacology
    Phone: 1.7322353292
    Email: mailto:chenjd@rwjms.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Staged Research Bldg. Room 140
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    Key Words: Gene regulation by nuclear hormone receptors. Molecular genetics of acute promyelocytic leukemia
  • Zhaohui Feng
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Radiation Oncology & Pharmacology
    Phone: 1.7322358814
    Email: mailto:fengzh@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of NJ
    195 Little Albany Street, Room 4556
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: p53, tumor suppression, energy metabolism and aging
  • Bonnie Firestein
    Professor
    Department: Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience
    Phone: 1.7324458045
    Email: mailto:firestein@dls.rutgers.edu
    Rutgers University
    Nelson Biological Labs, Room D411
    604 Allison Road
    Piscataway, NJ 08854-8082
    Key Words: Dendrite Branching, Schizophrenia, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Synaptic Plasticity, Learning and Memory, Autism
  • Joseph Fondell
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Pharmacology
    Phone: 1.7322353348
    Email: mailto:fondeljd@rwjms.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    675 Hoes Lane, Room 500A
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    Key Words: Regulation of gene expression by nuclear hormone receptors. Pathological role of nuclear receptors in hormone dependent cancers
  • Shridar Ganesan
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Medicine and Pharmacology
    Phone: 1.7322355211
    Email: mailto:ganesash@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of NJ
    195 Little Albany Street, Room 3554
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Genomic classification of cancer, DNA repair abnormalities in cancer
  • Marc Gartenberg
    Professor
    Department: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    Phone: 1.7322355800
    Email: mailto:gartenbe@rwjms.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    RWJMS Research Building, Room 284
    683 Hoes Lane West
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    Key Words: Sister chromatid cohesion; gene expression; chromatin and epigenetics
  • Michael L. Gatza
    Assistant Professor
    Department: Department of Radiation Oncology
    Phone: 1.7322358751
    Email: mailto:mlg246@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of NJ, Room 4558
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Genomics, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, molecular biology
  • Céline Gélinas
    Professor
    Department: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    Phone: 1.8484459802
    Email: mailto:gelinas@cabm.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    CABM - Room 137
    679 Hoes Lane
    iscataway, NJ 08854
    Key Words: Cancer, oncogenes, transcription factor, cell proliferation, apoptosis
  • Jessie Yanxiang Guo
    Assistant Professor
    Department: Department of Medicine
    Phone: 1.7322359657
    Email: mailto:yanxiang@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of NJ, Room 3039
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Cancer metabolism, autophagy, oncogenes, cancer metastasis, metabolomics, lung cancer therapy
  • Daniel Herranz Benito
    Assistant Professor
    Department: Department of Pharmacology
    Phone: 1.7322354064
    Email: mailto:dh710@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Cancer Institute of NJ, Room 3026
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Key Words: Epigenetics, Leukemia, T-ALL, Chromosome conformation, Enhancers, Non-coding regions, Genetically Engineered Mouse Models (GEMM)
  • Kim M. Hirshfield
    Assistant Professor
    Department: Department of Medicine - Medical Oncology
    Phone: 1.7322356028
    Email: mailto:hirshfie@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of New Jersey
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08903-2681
    Key Words: Breast cancer, high risk breast abnormalities, translational research, genetic contributors to breast cancer risk and outcomes
  • Wenwei Hu
    Associate Professor
    Department: Department of Radiation Oncology
    Phone: 1.7322356169
    Email: mailto:wh221@cinj.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    The Cancer Institute of New Jersey
    195 Little Albany Street
    New Brunswick, NJ 08903-2681
    Key Words: p53, tumor suppressor, stress response, apoptosis; single nucleotide polymorphism; microRNA, tumor, development and reproduction
  • Masayori Inouye
    Distinguished Professor
    Department: Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    Phone: 1.8484459813
    Email: mailto:inouye@rwjms.rutgers.edu
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    675 Hoes Lane
    Piscataway, NJ 08854
    Key Words: Molecular biology of cellular adaptation to stresses