Principal Investigator

Bio Profile

Gary Kupfer, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology / Oncology) and of Pathology

Section Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Clinical Program Leader, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Disease Aligned Research Team Leader, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Program, Yale Cancer Center

Research Interests

Fanconi Anemia; Hematology; Medical Oncology; Neoplasms by Histologic Type; Pediatrics; Therapeutics; Genomic Instability

The Kupfer laboratory is working on HTLV I Tax protein, which has a unique kinase activation activity. They are harnessing this activity in order to chemosensitize p53 mutant tumor cells, thereby serving as an adjunct to enhance cancer therapy.<_o3a_p />

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