Mark Burkard

Program / Dept 1
Molecular Cell Pharmacology
Program / Dept 2
Medicine
Short Research Description

We study mechanisms of cell division and how they are dysregulated in breast cancer. Our ultimate goal is to improve therapies through mechanistic understanding of cancer-specific abnormalities

Membership in other UW Grad Training Programs
Cancer Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Cell and molecular pathology
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Undergrad Major:
Mathematical Physics
Grad Major:
Chemistry
Significance:
Cancer takes over 500,000 lives a year in the U.S. As a medical oncologist, my goal is to improve patient outcomes through a better understanding of cancer biology and treatment.