Susan J Baserga, MD, PhD

Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, of Genetics and of Therapeutic Radiology

Departments & Organizations

Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry: Baserga Lab


Therapeutic Radiology: Radiobiology

Center for RNA Science and Medicine, Yale

Faculty Research

Gene Regulation and Functional Genomics

Liver Center

Radiobiology and Radiotherapy

Yale Cancer Center: Genomics, Genetics, and Epigenetics

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Biochemistry, Quantitative Biology, Biophysics and Structural Biology (BQBS): Cell Cycle and Signal Transduction; DNA Dynamics and Transcriptional Regulation; RNA Processing and Ribonucleoprotein Machines | Microbiology: Molecular Genetics | Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics and Development: Cell Biology; Development; Human Disease; Molecular Mechanisms; Nuclear Dynamics; RNA Biology

Office of Cooperative Research

Education & Training

PhD Yale University (1988)
MD Yale University (1988)
Postdoctoral Fellow Yale University

Honors & Recognition

  • 2016 William C. Rose Award the American Society for Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (2016)

  • 2014-2015 Bohmfalk Scholar in Medical ResearchCharles W. Bohmfalk Awards (2015)

  • 2014 The Charles W. Bohmfalk Prize for basic science teaching at the Yale School of Medicine (also nominated in 2008, 2010)Charles W. Bohmfalk Prize Committee (2014)


  • Ribosome Biogenesis Netherlands (2008)

    Professor Baserga collaborated with researchers from the University of Nijmegen on issues pertaining to ribosome biogenesis. The project has been completed.

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Contact Info

Susan J Baserga, MD, PhD
Mailing Address
PO Box 208024
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8024

Curriculum Vitae

Baserga lab at Yale