Devanand Sarkar, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
Associate director for education and training, VCU Massey Cancer Center
Harrison Foundation Distinguished Professorship in Cancer Research
Research program member: Cancer Molecular Genetics
1220 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23298
Professor, Human and Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine
PhD, Nagoya University, Japan (2001)
MBBS, Dhaka Medical College, India (1994)
The focus of the laboratory is to understand the molecular mechanism of hepatocellular carcinoma and develop and evaluate novel, effective, and targeted therapies.
Hepatocellular carcinoma, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, nanoparticle-delivered RNAi, mouse models, oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes
Awards and honors
Blick Scholar Award, 2010, Virginia Commonwealth University
Milstein Young Investigator Award, 2005, Society for Interferon and Cytokine Research
Quest Diagnostics Young Investigator Award, 2000, The Endocrine Society